We finally bring comedy to the Woodland Stage for the first time in 2018 and we are delighted to have secured some amazing comedians for Friday and Saturday night. Comedians will take to the stage after the music has finished at midnight and provide you with another option for your late-night antics.
Friday night we welcome TOM WRIGGLESWORTH, a multi award winning comedian who is best known for his live storytelling shows and BBC Radio comedy programmes which take a comical and emotional look at family. Master of mayhem, prop lunatic WES ZAHARUK, takes audience on a joy-ride of frenzy machine-gun anarchic physical comedy routines and maniac physical audience interaction. relationships. Winner of the first ever Jongleurs Competition and a seasoned regular on the circuit SUSAN MURRAY, who has emerged as one of the best female stand-ups in the UK. ROB MULLHOLLAND is genre-defying, boundary-pushing and outright hilarious, mastering the art of exaggerated anger. The evening will be compered by SULLY O'SULLIVAN who might just be the most successful Kiwi Stand-up you've never heard of.
Saturday, we are joined by stylishly shirted, Yorkshire-born SCOTT BENNETT delivers wry observations on the absurdity of modern living, Britain's Best Comedy Mind Reader DOUG SEGAL, musical comedy act DUNCAN OAKLEY and festival favorite SEAN PERCIVAL who has performed at the Edinburgh, Download, Reading, Leeds and Sonisphere festivals and as an established headliner he plays regularly at all major comedy clubs around the UK. Compered by Geordie comic BARRY DODD’S.
This is off the back of the 2017 feedback and suggestions - we hope you enjoy! ... See MoreSee Less
Thursday 24th May - Sunday 27th May 2018 Catton Hall, DE123LN.
🎟 2018 Prices 🎟 2018 Tickets - goo.gl/Chs9pj 'Early-Bird' Standard Adult (16+): SOLD OUT Standard Adult (16+): £115 Ages (12-15): £55 Ages (6-11): £28 Ages (0-5): FREE Car: £12.50 Campervans: £37.50
ALL TICKETS INCLUDE THURSDAY ENTRY & ENTERTAINMENT.
Tickets are on sale via the SEE Tickets website or by calling the Box Office on: 0871 220 0260. All ticket funds are secured in SeeTickets escrow account until after the festival.
All children under 16 must be accompanied by a responsible adult (21+). Please ensure you purchase the correct ticket for the age of your child as of May 25th 2017. Our gate entry will require photographic identification for any children that look older than their age. Ages 16+ might require identification to validate their age.
Bearded Theory is a multi-award winning creative and performing arts festival set in the beautiful grounds of Catton Hall in the heart of the National Forest. The festival borders 3 counties of West Midlands, South Derbyshire and Staffordshire and only 2 hours away for 50% of the UKs population.
We have been recognised in the National press as being one of the best festivals of the summer in various articles in the Guardian, Express, Sun, Independent, BBC Radio 2, BBC Radio 1, Channel 4, BBC Entertainment and the Mirror. We have an award winning free Children’s Village along with an award winning bar selling real ales, lagers and ciders at pub tariffs. In addition we are one of the very few festivals that allow you to bring your own drink into our arenas.