Big Mouth Middlesbrough

Starring: MC Mike Wilkinson, Carl Donnelly, Ian Coppinger & Ste Porter


Sat 02 July
Jurys Inn, Middlesbrough

Tickets: £10.00 / £12.50
Doors: 7:15pm / Show: 8:30pm / 18+




Another great line up for our new Middlesbrough home with Carl Donnelly and Ian Coppinger sharing headlining duties tonight.

Combining confidence, conversation and a delightfully childish sense of humour, Carl is one of those effortlessly funny stand ups that you just know is going to go all the way. Don't just take our word for it...

A ludicrously funny hour... utterly captivating - The Skinny

This degree of innate comic talent is a rare and beautiful thing. Not to be missed - Broadway Baby

One of the most engaging and bendy-minded comics on the circuit - The Guardian

He's a remarkable talent - a relaxed, easygoing anecdotalist with an eye for funny details. An hour in his company is a true delight - Time Out

Irish comedian Ian Coppinger is a storyteller extraordinaire - with a wealth of killer one liners to boot. Universally appealing, he's also pretty nifty when it comes to improvisation. Warm, charming and very likeable.

Line-ups subject to change/not for the easily offended.

Big Mouth Stokesley

Starring: MC Jason Cook, Carl Donnelly, Ian Coppinger & Ross Leslie


Sat 02 July
Town Hall, Stokesley

Tickets: £15.00 (Bring Your Own Bottle)
from Stokesley Town Hall & Browns Newsagents
Doors: 7:30pm / Show: 8:15pm / 18+




Superstar MC Jason Cook is in charge of proceedings tonight and if you've never seen him before you are in for an absolute treat Stokesley!

A wonderfully life-affirming, beautifully crafted, total and utter joy. My jaw aches from laughing - Time Out

He'll be introducing co-headliners Carl Donnelly and Ian Coppinger who'll be hot footing it between Middlesbrough and Stokesley tonight.

Irish comedian Ian Coppinger is a storyteller extraordinaire - with a wealth of killer one liners to boot. Universally appealing, he's also pretty nifty when it comes to improvisation. Warm, charming and very likeable.

And we'll just let the press do the talking for Carl Donnelly.

This degree of innate comic talent is a rare and beautiful thing. Not to be missed - Broadway Baby

One of the most engaging and bendy-minded comics on the circuit - The Guardian

He's a remarkable talent - a relaxed, easygoing anecdotalist with an eye for funny details. An hour in his company is a true delight - Time Out

As usual, it's bring your own bottle with glasses and openers provided.

Line-ups subject to change. Not for the easily offended.

Big Mouth Middlesbrough

Starring: MC Matt Reed, Paul McCaffrey, Ingrid Dahle plus one other tbc


Sat 03 Sept
JURYS INN, MIDDLESBROUGH

Tickets: £10.00 / £12.50
Doors: 7:15pm / Show: 8:30pm / 18+




Another great line up for our new Middlesbrough home with Big Mouth giggler Matt Reed on MC duties introducing Paul McCaffrey, Ingrid Dahle plus one other tbc.

You might recognise Paul from Russell Howard's Good News or BBC3's Impractical Jokers show. His set hops through every topic imaginable in his own hilariously narcissistic way. Here he is in action.

Norwegian Ingrid has exploded onto the British circuit in the last 18 months winning Brighton Comedy Festival's Squawker Comedy Award, reaching the final of Magners New Act Competition AND earning rave reviews for her Edinburgh shows. Whoah!

Check back soon for details of our co-headliner.

Line-ups subject to change. Not for the easily offended.

Big Mouth Saltburn

Starring: MC Danny McLoughlin, Paul McCaffrey, Simon Wozniak & one other tbc


Sat 03 Sept
SPA HOTEL, SALTBURN

Tickets: £9.00 / £12.50
from The Spa Hotel on 01287 622 544, SPAR shop Milton St
Doors: 7:00pm / Show: 8:00pm / 18+




We're back after our summer break and we have another cracking line up by the sea. MC Danny McLoughlin is bold, audacious and good for lots and lots of laughs. He'll be introducing Paul McCaffrey and Simon Wozniak plus one other tbc.

You might recognise Paul from Russell Howard's Good News or BBC3's Impractical Jokers show. His set hops through every topic imaginable in his own hilariously narcissistic way. Here he is in action.

You're going to love Liverpool comic Simon Wozniak with his honest, inimitable, no holds barred opinions on the world. And we'll be announcing our co-headliner soon. Check back for details.

Line-ups subject to change. Not for the easily offended.

Big Mouth Yarm

Starring: MC Jason Cook, Adam Rowe plus 2 others tbc


Fri 16 Sept
JUDGES HOTEL, YARM

Tickets: £15.00
from Mint Hobo, Yarm High Street
Doors: 7:00pm / Show: 8:00pm / 18+




We're switching to a Friday night for our next couple of Yarm shows to really get the weekend off to a great start.

And who better than to kick off proceedings that the fanastic Jason Cook. Behind his cheerful Geordie exterior lurks a dark, sharp comedic mind capable of taking an unsuspecting audience to places they didn't want to go. Jason has a way of presenting true-to-life stories that drag you in and won't let go, close to the edge but always intriguing and blessed with the sort of charm that'll have you laughing in spite of yourself.

the best MC this side of anywhere... Geordie genius - Tim Arthur, Time Out, London

Adam Rowe is a young face making a big noise on the circuit. Drawing on his less-than-perfect life with quick wit and a cheery outlook, his no nonsense Liverpool wit is warm and infectious. Check him out here.

Adam will be joined by two other comedians – watch this space for details.

Line-ups subject to change. Not for the easily offended.

Big Mouth Stokesley

Starring: MC Jason Cook, Chris Kent, Rob Rouse plus middle act tbc


Sat 30 Sept
Town Hall, Stokesley

Tickets: £15.00 (Bring Your Own Bottle)
from Stokesley Town Hall & Browns Newsagents
Doors: 7:30pm / Show: 8:15pm / 18+




Another fantastic line-up for this fantastic venue with MC Jason Cook introducing the fantastic Chris Kent and Rob Rouse.

MC Jason Cook needs little introduction. Writer & creator of BBC2s Hebburn he is the best MC this side of anywhere... Geordie genius - Tim Arthur, Time Out, London

One of Ireland's rapidly rising comedians, Chris Kent jumps into the gig with his sharp style and witty ability to laugh at himself. Mark our words, he's going to be huge - don't forget you saw him here first! Check him out here.

Rob Rouse is a high energy, belly laugh funny performer who combines hilarious storytelling with bucketloads of cheeky charm. Check him out here.

The tears of laughter came in floods - The Scotsman

Line-ups subject to change. Not for the easily offended.

Big Mouth Middlesbrough

Starring: MC Jason Cook, Markus Birdman, Lauren Pattison, Andrew Bird


Sat 01 Oct
JURYS INN, MIDDLESBROUGH

Tickets: £10.00 / £12.50
Doors: 7:15pm / Show: 8:30pm / 18+




Big Mouth favourite Jason Cook introduces an absolutely fantastic line up with Markus Birdman and Andrew Bird sharing headlining duties.

Hugely charismatic Markus Birdman combines dry, controversial wit with an energy and likeability that has won him fans all over the world. Check him out here.

Birdman is the all-round package; witty, controversial, hip, topical, silly. A master of timing and physical comedy, he made me laugh so hard it hurt. - BBC

Andrew Bird combines perfect timing with spot-on observations in an effortlessly engaging, funny as hell set. See him in action here.

Superb... the exciting rising star - Time Out

Young Geordie comedian Lauren Pattison completes the line up in what promises to be another fantastic evening.

Line-ups subject to change. Not for the easily offended.

Big Mouth Saltburn

Starring: MC Matt Reed, Andrew Bird, Markus Birdman & Aaron Twitchen


Sat 01 Oct
SPA HOTEL, SALTBURN

Tickets: £9.00 / £12.50
from The Spa Hotel on 01287 622 544, SPAR shop Milton St
Doors: 7:00pm / Show: 8:00pm / 18+




MC Matt Reed looks like Jesus, giggles like girl and is one of our absolute favourite MCs. It's been a while since he played Saltburn and we can't wait!

He'll be introducing the fantastic Andrew Bird, Markus Birdman & Aaron Twitchen and we know it's going to be another amazing night.

Hugely charismatic Markus Birdman combines dry, controversial wit with an energy and likeability that has won him fans all over the world. See him in action here.

Birdman is the all-round package; witty, controversial, hip, topical, silly. A master of timing and physical comedy, he made me laugh so hard it hurt. - BBC

Andrew Bird combines perfect timing with spot-on observations in an effortlessly engaging, funny as hell set. Check him out here.

A great storyteller. Funny, likeable and effortless - Time Out

Our middle act tonight is the delightfully OTT Aaron Twitchen – you're going to love him!

Line-ups subject to change. Not for the easily offended.

Big Mouth Yarm

Starring: MC Matt Reed, Barry Dodds, Steve Shanyaski plus middle act tbc


Fri 21 Oct
JUDGES HOTEL, YARM

Tickets: £15.00
from Mint Hobo, Yarm High Street
Doors: 7:00pm / Show: 8:00pm / 18+




Matt's back for another Friday night comedy extravaganza. And he'll be introducing another fantastic line up featuring Barry Dodds and Steve Shanyaski.

Barry Dodds has a unique style of disarming wit and cracking observational humour, and his cheeky demeanour allows him to tackle controversial topics - not for the faint hearted! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JSArwfVxd5M

captivates his audiences with his energy, spirit and tantalizing wit. - Funhouse Comedy

Steve Shanyaski has long been a Big Mouth fave. Expect a barrage of fast quips and laughs aplenty. See him in action here.

Absolutely stormed it - Daily Mail

Line-ups subject to change. Not for the easily offended.

Big Mouth Stokesley

Starring: MC Jason Cook, John Fothergill, Roger Monkhouse plus middle act tbc


Sat 29 Oct
Town Hall, Stokesley

Tickets: £15.00 (Bring Your Own Bottle)
from Stokesley Town Hall & Browns Newsagents
Doors: 7:30pm / Show: 8:15pm / 18+




MC Jason Cook is back at the helm tonight for another cracking line up featuring John Fothergill and Roger Monkhouse.

John Fothergill was born to be on the stage. Effortlessly funny, he combines witty banter with shed loads of Geordie charm. Check him out here.

Everything he says is funny - The Guardian

Voted MC of the year by his fellow comedians, Rodger Monkhouse is a delightfully grumpy, young Victor Meldrew-esque character who delivers a faultless, gag driven stream of complaints against pretty much everything. We love him! See him in action here.

Packs in more observations on the human condition in a twenty minute set than a whole lecture on Jean-Paul Satre - Venue Magazine

Line-ups subject to change. Not for the easily offended.

Big Mouth Middlesbrough

Starring: MC Matt Reed plus acts tbc


Sat 12 Nov
JURYS INN, MIDDLESBROUGH

Tickets: £10.00 / £12.50
Doors: 7:15pm / Show: 8:30pm / 18+




MC Matt Reed introduces more top comedians. Watch this space for details.

Line-ups subject to change. Not for the easily offended.

Big Mouth Saltburn

Starring: MC Danny McLoughlin plus acts tb


Sat 12 Nov
SPA HOTEL, SALTBURN

Tickets: £9.00 / £12.50
from The Spa Hotel on 01287 622 544, SPAR shop Milton St
Doors: 7:00pm / Show: 8:00pm / 18+




Danny McLoughlin is our MC tonight. Check back soon for details of all our acts.

Line-ups subject to change. Not for the easily offended.

Big Mouth Yarm

Starring: MC Danny McLoughlin, Ian D Montfort, Ivan Brackenbury plus middle act tbc


Fri 19 Nov
JUDGES HOTEL, YARM

Tickets: £15.00
from Mint Hobo, Yarm High Street
Doors: 7:00pm / Show: 8:00pm / 18+




MC Danny McLoughlin is another Big Mouth favourite and he'll be introducing the multi award winning Tom Binns as Ian D Montfort and Ivan Brackenbury.

Tom has more five star reviews under his belt than most comedians will ever hope to achieve. He's a Fosters Comedy God, he's won Best International Act at the New Zealand International Comedy Festival, Adelaide Fringe (twice), Nottingham Comedy Festival and 3 Sony Gold Awards. He's also Midlands Comedian of the year.

We won't give too much away but rest assured this is one of the best line ups you'll ever see!

Line-ups subject to change. Not for the easily offended.

Big Mouth Stokesley

Starring: MC Jason Cook, John Hastings, Jarred Christmas plus middle act tbc


Sat 26 Nov
Town Hall, Stokesley

Tickets: £15.00 (Bring Your Own Bottle)
from Stokesley Town Hall & Browns Newsagents
Doors: 7:30pm / Show: 8:15pm / 18+




MC Danny McLoughlin introduces another cracking line up at this most intimate of venues with John Hastings and Jarred Christmas. John Hastings swept the awards board in his native Canada before moving to the UK and winning armies of fans with his sharp punchlines and observational storytelling style.

Shockingly good - Montreal Gazette

Time Out describe Jarred Christmas as One of the funniest men to pick up a microphone. We're not arguing. One of the most likeable stars on the circuit, his energetic storytelling has earned him a whole host of accolades including a Chortle Award and has also catapulted him to the forefront of our TV screens in shows such as Mock The Week(BBC2), Never Mind the Buzzcocks (BBC2), 8 out of 10 Cats (Channel 4), Argumental (Dave), One Night Stand (Dave) and Let's Dance for Comic Relief (BBC 1).

Here he is on Russell Howard's Good News.

Line-ups subject to change. Not for the easily offended.