The Special James Acaster ‘TRELOGY’ is Almost Here! Starting Tomorrow With Recognise, FRI-Represent!

Special treat for James Acaster Fans, The Trelogy! May 2017

acaster_thetrelogyJames Acaster – The Trelogy

RecogniseRepresentReset

Thursday 11th May – Recognise

Friday 12th May – Represent

Saturday 13th May – Reset – SOLD OUT!

Doors open 7:30pm. 8pm Start

Tickets £16 (£40 for all three shows) 15+

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Phil McIntyre Entertainments

Proudly Presents:

James Acaster: The Trelogy

RECOGNISE / REPRESENT / RESET

Undercover cops. Jury duty. Witness protection. Comedy.

All this and more as James Acaster brings a trilogy of shows to a venue near you.

The shows in question are;

Recognise (Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Show Nominee 2014)

Represent (Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Show Nominee 2015)

Reset (Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Show Nominee 2016)

So come on down.

He doesn’t know who he is, he doesn’t know what he believes and he doesn’t know what he’s going to do with his life.

He’ll probably do material from his first three shows as well.  All in all it’s one huge recap.

‘There’s no one better at constructing a show than Acaster’ (Guardian)

‘Comic genius’ (Evening Standard)

‘He really is rewriting the comedy rulebook’ (Time Out).

‘Continues to stun with boundless creativity and technical mastery’ (Scotsman).

‘If Oxford wants to study stand-up in depth, Acaster is a good place to start’ (Sunday Times).

‘A virtuoso display of comic invention’ (Chortle).

jamesacaster.com @JamesAcaster


scan0001Tickets  available online from 17th November 2016 at We Got Tickets (subject to a booking fee) There are 4 options, single events at £16 or 3 in 1 at £40, please choose your options accordingly.

You may also email office@ketteringartscentre.com or  or call 07759765824 if you prefer to pay by card. All major credit cards accepted (subject to a booking fee).

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Remaining Events in May 2017 – Some Tickets Still Available!

James Acaster – The Trelogy

acaster_thetrelogyRecogniseRepresentReset

Thursday 11th May – Recognise

Friday 12th May – Represent

Saturday 13th May – Reset

Doors open 7:30pm. 8pm Start

Tickets £16 (£40 for all three) 15+ 

Phil McIntyre Entertainments Proudly Presents: James Acaster:

The Trelogy. Continue reading…


Rolling in the Aisles Comedy Club Night with headline act Kettering Born Ava Vidal!

Saturday, 20th May 2017

Tickets £9 (Concessions £7) 14+

Doors open 7.30pm. Show starts 8pm

Ava Vidal
Ava Vidal is a cool and composed performer with an intriguing past. She was a teenage mum, she earned a living as a prison officer before turning to stand-up, a move inspired by watching Chris Rock. Ava became a mother at 18, and spent five years as a prison guard at Pentonville.

A chance viewing of a Chris Rock routine inspired her to pursue a career in comedy, and she quickly became a fixture of the stand-up circuit. Ava Vidal juggles motherhood with a hectic schedule of club dates and TV appearances, both as a comedian and a commentator. Critically judged as ‘a face of the future’, Ava performs in the UK, America, Canada and Australia, and is an occasional journalist. Continue reading…



scan0001Tickets for this and other events are available from Waterstones, High Street, Kettering. By post including an SAE to Jaime Ferreira at Flat 1, 15 Havelock St, Kettering NN16 9PZ (cheques made payable to “PCC of St Andrew’s Kettering”).

You may also buy tickets by emailing office@ketteringartscentre.com or online at We Got Tickets (subject to a booking fee) or call 07759765824 if you prefer to pay by card. All major credit cards accepted (subject to a booking fee).

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MUSIC @ Kettering Arts Centre with The Jigantics Tonight – Doors open 7pm – 7:30pm Start – Tickets Available on the Door!

Saturday 6th May

Tickets £8 in advance (£10 on the door) Available from the front desk!

Doors open 7pm – 7:30pm Start

THE JIGANTICS

A fabulous musical stew combining the finest roots ingredients – blues, rock, folk and Americana – this brilliant new band brings tremendous musicianship to their many different styles. With something for everyone, delivered with panache and fun, this is a fantastic, highly entertaining, rave-reviewed band who are wowing audiences up and down the land.

THE BAND

Rick EdwardsRick Edwards

Guitars, Vocals.

Great guitar player who’s slide and acoustic playing is renowned on the Blues circuit and which has enabled him to perform and record in Mississippi with some of the all time greats including Pinetop Perkins, Muddy Waters piano player. Ricks first gig was in a folk club, so what goes around ………

Graham MizenGraham Mizen

Vocals, Rhythm Guitar, Mandolin, Bass Guitar and a few surprises

Graham comes from a family well known for their singing and performing, which they continue to enjoy to this day. It was clear from a very early age that he had a natural ability for finding that elusive harmony and, along with his all round musical ability, has enabled him to work extensively in a variety of musical genres. The Jigs are delighted that Graham is now part of the band, and his inclusion has opened up another musical avenue for us all to enjoy.

lyndon-1Lyndon Webb

Bass Guitar, Vocals, Guitar and more!

Lyndon is a multi-talented musician, equally at home on guitar and mandolin as he is on bass. Outside of the Jigs he plays in a number of bands spanning several genres and is also an accomplished sound engineer. Needless to say he brings a wealth of experience and skill to the Jigantics – and he smiles a lot too 🙂

Mark ColeMark Cole

Vocals, Mandolin, Squeezeboxes, Harmonica et al

Mark is an irrepressible front man who seemingly is able to pick up almost any instrument and get an exciting noise out of it. A top vocalist and in demand international session player.

Martin FitzgibbonMartin Fitzgibbon

Drums, Percussion, Vocals

Marty has performed with and in front of, some of the biggest names in the world of popular music, Mick Jagger, David Bowie, Lou Reed et al but says the Jigantics are the most exciting project he’s ever been involved with.

Click here to read more about the band.

Supporting Act:

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MARINA FLORANCE

An award-winning, exceptional singer-songwriter with a voice like chocolate whose fantastic and compelling narrative songs are completely fresh and original. A wonderful talent.

Awards: Marina came to performing late in life, however, very soon after making the decision to “come out of the kitchen” to widen her audience she was awarded Arts Council funding, via the Escalator Project, to record a debut album, Somewhere Down The Line, using this as a platform she has since reached audiences never previously thought possible.

The self penned song Cry won the Oldies Composers Competition, judged by BBC Radio 2 presenters including Ken Bruce, Bob Harris, Johnny Walker and the late Sir Terry Wogan, resulting in Anthony Head singing the song live on ITVs This Morning, and gaining airplay on numerous radio stations including the BBC.

Marina was nominated on Soundcloud as Soundclouder of the day with the song The Guilty One and also added to their International Women’s Day playlist, this has resulted in thousands of plays all over the world.


scan0001Tickets for this and other events are available from Waterstones, High Street, Kettering. By post including an SAE to Jaime Ferreira at Flat 1, 15 Havelock St, Kettering NN16 9PZ (cheques made payable to “PCC of St Andrew’s Kettering”).

You may also buy tickets by emailing office@ketteringartscentre.com or online at We Got Tickets (subject to a booking fee) or call 07759765824 if you prefer to pay by card. All major credit cards accepted (subject to a booking fee).

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Blues, Rock, Folk and Americana this Saturday 6th May with The Jigantics! 7:30pm Start

THE JIGANTICS


Saturday 6th May
Tickets £8 in advance (£10 on the door)
Doors open 7pm – 7:30pm Start
A fabulous musical stew combining the finest roots ingredients – blues, rock, folk and Americana – this brilliant new band brings tremendous musicianship to their many different styles. With something for everyone, delivered with panache and fun, this is a fantastic, highly entertaining, rave-reviewed band who are wowing audiences up and down the land. Continue reading…


scan0001Tickets for this and other events are available from Waterstones, High Street, Kettering. By post including an SAE to Jaime Ferreira at Flat 1, 15 Havelock St, Kettering NN16 9PZ (cheques made payable to “PCC of St Andrew’s Kettering”).

You may also buy tickets by emailing office@ketteringartscentre.com or online at We Got Tickets (subject to a booking fee) or call 07759765824 if you prefer to pay by card. All major credit cards accepted (subject to a booking fee).

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Patrick Monahan ‘That 80’S Show’ is Tomorrow 29th April 8pm Start – Tickets Available on the Door!

The very much anticipated event with Patrick Monahan is finally here.

Tomorrow from 8pm – Doors open 7:30pm

Saturday 29th April

Tickets £14 (Concessions £10) Available for purchase from the front desk!

PATRICK MONAHAN ‘THAT 80’S SHOW’ 2017 UK TOUR

pat-monahan-hires-80s-show_photo-by-steve-ullathorneIt’s the 1980’s and Patrick Monahan’s Irish Iranian family arrives in Teesside escaping from the Iran war. Patrick’s memories and reminiscences of being an immigrant to Great Britain make for a totally unique stand-up show!  ‘That 80’s Show’ is the sequel to Patrick’s hit 2015 show ‘The Disco Years’ both directed by Phil Nichol. Instead of focusing on 80s pop-culture, Patrick talks about his personal experience of the 80s: moving with his parents from Iran to the UK, starting school without any English, his Irish/Iranian heritage, his dad’s experience of discrimination, his mother’s experience of migration.

 ‘His tales of being an immigrant to Britain are thought-provoking yet hilarious, he loves his audience and they love him back. Patrick is a Fringe legend and it’s easy to see why.’ Continue reading…


scan0001Tickets for this and other events are available from Waterstones, High Street, Kettering. By post including an SAE to Jaime Ferreira at 4 Litchfield Close, Kettering NN16 9BS (cheques made payable to “PCC of St Andrew’s Kettering”).

You may also buy tickets by emailing office@ketteringartscentre.com or online at We Got Tickets (subject to a booking fee) or call 07759765824 if you prefer to pay by card. All major credit cards accepted (subject to a booking fee).

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One of the Most Endearing Comedians on the Scene is on his Way to Kettering Arts Centre – Patrick Monahan-SAT-29-April-8pm Start!

Kettering Arts Centre has the pleasure to announce that Patrick Monahan is on his way back to Kettering. Next Saturday 29th April from 8pm – Book early and bring a friend!

Patrick Monahan ‘That 80’S Show’ is not one to be missed!

Patrick has been a regular entertaining our audiences for a few years now, for those who have had the pleasure to see Patrick live, I guess no further comments are necessary, if you have not, I highly recommend attending as Patrick will bedazzle you with his charm and wit. One thing is for sure, you will get to know Patrick in a manner which you will not be expecting, more likely than not, there will be hugs at the end…

Keep reading to find out more about Patrick or click ‘HERE‘ to open a new tab.

PATRICK MONAHAN ‘THAT 80’S SHOW’ 2017 UK TOUR

Saturday 29th April

Tickets £14 (Concessions £10)

Doors open 7:30pm – 8pm start

It’s the 1980’s and Patrick Monahan’s Irish Iranian family arrives in Teesside escaping from the Iran war. Patrick’s memories and reminiscences of being an immigrant to Great Britain make for a totally unique stand-up show!  ‘That 80’s Show’ is the sequel to Patrick’s hit 2015 show ‘The Disco Years’ both directed by Phil Nichol. Instead of focusing on 80s pop-culture, Patrick talks about his personal experience of the 80s: moving with his parents from Iran to the UK, starting school without any English, his Irish/Iranian heritage, his dad’s experience of discrimination, his mother’s experience of migration.

 ‘His tales of being an immigrant to Britain are thought-provoking yet hilarious, he loves his audience and they love him back. Patrick is a Fringe legend and it’s easy to see why.’

DAILY MIRROR ✭✭✭✭AUGUST 2016

‘He really hits the mark…it’s a show totally struck by changing fears and prejudices. Mixing his youth with UK politics, world politics and the notion of nationality gives a great depth to his set without ever being moralizing.’

www.broadwaybaby.com✭✭✭✭ AUGUST 2016

‘He jokes about IS, the IRA and UK and world politics rather than the pop culture of the period.
But fear not, it’s still a very funny show.’

www.one4review.wordpress.com✭✭✭✭AUGUST 2016

‘Monahan possesses the rare ability to be hilarious without being outrageous’.

✭✭✭✭✭ THREE WEEKS

‘There isn’t a comic quite like him and his hugs alone are worth the price of admission’.

✭✭✭✭✭ www.thenewcurrent.co.uk

Patrick Monahan is adored by his audiences everywhere! He performs all over the UK and Europe and has appeared in far-flung hotspots including Dubai, Bahrain and Costa Rica! He is very much in demand, performing literally hundreds of shows a year and was the winner of the 2015 www.Ents24.com ‘Hardest Working Comedian of the Year Award’ for playing the highest number of venues in the UK! His many TV appearances include ‘Weekend’ (ITV) ‘Safeword’ (ITV2) ‘Celebrity Squares’ (ITV) ‘Fake Reaction’ (ITV2) and ‘The One Show Festival 2015’ (BBC1).

In 2012 he took part in Let’s Dance for Sports Relief on BBC, won Best Newcomer at the Loaded LAFTA Awards and Forth Radio Best Stand-Up People’s Choice Award for his hit show ‘Hug Me I Feel Good’.

Patrick was the winner of the 2011 ITV1 series ‘Show Me The Funny’ which led to the release of his debut DVD ‘Patrick Monahan Live’ (2 Entertain). He is also a regular MC and headlining act at the top London and UK comedy clubs and in addition to this he is in huge demand on the corporate circuit as an after dinner speaker and awards host. In addition to this Patrick is a keen runner and fundraises for the charity Zoe’s Place.

From the 2nd of December to the 8th of January 2017, Patrick will be appearing at the Worthing Pavilion playing the role of the dastardly Captain Hook in ‘The Pantomime Adventures of Peter Pan’. The JM Barrie classic tale of the boy who refused to grow up gets plenty of 21st century treatment, with spectacular flying sequences and the introduction of the essential pantomime dame Able Mabel.

www.worthingtheatres.co.uk/peter-pan  Patrick’s UK tour starts on the 4th of February 2017.


scan0001Tickets for this and other events are available from Waterstones, High Street, Kettering. By post including an SAE to Jaime Ferreira at 4 Litchfield Close, Kettering NN16 9BS (cheques made payable to “PCC of St Andrew’s Kettering”).

You may also buy tickets by emailing office@ketteringartscentre.com or online at We Got Tickets (subject to a booking fee) or call 07759765824 if you prefer to pay by card. All major credit cards accepted (subject to a booking fee).

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Tickets available on the door for tonight’s Rolling in the Aisles with Martin Mor! Doors open 7:30pm – 8pm Start

Saturday, 22nd April 2017

Tickets £9 (Concessions £7) 14+

Doors open 7.30pm. Show starts 8pm

MARTIN MOR

Martin comes from Northern Ireland, and after a successful career as a circus performer, he turned his attention on the unsuspecting comedy circuit.

With almost 30 years experience as a professional performer, Martin has established himself as one of the UK’s most popular and in-demand comedians.

Martin has performed successfully at events of all description; from the Hammersmith Apollo to a show for the inmates of an Italian prison, from comedy clubs to performing before members of the British Royal Family.

Very much the comedian’s comedian, Martin has been the support act of choice for; Frankie Boyle, Jack Dee, Lee Evans, Jasper Carrot, Patrick
Kielty, Johnny Vegas, Steve Coogan, and once Tina Turner.

Martin has numerous appearances on radio and television.

As well as devising and performing his own BBC television show, he has written jokes for some of the biggest names in British comedy.

Martin is a specialist MC, a regular headline act at most of the UK’s major comedy clubs, and also performs at comedy and arts festivals.

A truly global performer, Martin has worked throughout the known world performing his shows in Britain, Ireland, Australia, Philippines, USA, Croatia, Slovenia, Italy, Holland, Belgium, Germany, Cyprus, Falkland Islands, South Africa, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Bahrain, Singapore, Indonesia, Hong Kong, and Mainland China.

Martin’s photograph is featured on the popular board game Trivial Pursuits, (The Genus Edition). On an arts entertainments square, he is seen wearing a
leotard.

“A comedy institution” The Guardian

“World class” The Scotsman.

“Martin is the act that has influenced me the most, the UK comedy circuit would not be the same without him.”

Frankie Boyle.

“A very funny lad, with the best beard in the business.”

Johnny Vegas.

Sarah Callaghan

Sarah Callaghan is an award-winning comedian and writer.

In 2014 she was named as ‘One To Watch’ by Time Out Magazine and in 2015 she took her critically-acclaimed debut hour show Elephant to the Edinburgh Fringe. A confessional exploration of escape and ambition, Elephant received great reviews across the board and Sarah was widely heralded as an exciting new comedic voice, a status cemented by her Malcolm Hardee Award nomination for ‘Act Most Likely To Make A Million Quid’.

“The instant she steps on stage you know you’re in the presence of someone new and special” ★★★★★ The Mirror “A powerhouse. She’s an utter natural on stage” Chortle ****

“class comedy, reminiscent of a young Kathy Burke” The Herald ****

JAMES SHERWOOD
Like many an Essex boy before him, James Sherwood was raised in Oxford, Bristol, Essex, and London, went to Magdalen College, Oxford and sang in the choir. Early comedy success included being a semi-finalist in ITV’s stand-up talent show Take the Mike, being a runner-up in the BBC New Comedy Awards and the FHM Holsten Pils Comedy Final.

Having originally made a name for himself on the live circuit as a topical comic, in recent years James has incorporated a number of self-penned, original comic songs into his act. Although this involves lugging a keyboard around with him, it’s worth it – songs about grammatical inaccuracies and failed nightclub courtships have had audiences literally crying with laughter

James contributes the funnies to radio shows across the BBC, including The Now Show, The News Quiz and BBC7.

He regularly reviews the newspapers on Sky News, writes a regular blog on The Guardian website and spends most Sundays singing in a church choir, despite not actually being religious.

His debut Edinburgh show ‘I Know What You Did Last Sunday’, was a total sell-out and was followed in similar fashion with ‘James Sherwood’s Somewhat Premature Review Of 2007’.

“Brilliantly conceived and very funny … Sherwood has phenomenal stage presence” The Scotsman

“Worth the ticket price alone … clever, funny and will have fans singing along” Chortle

“Savage satire” Sunday Times “Fantastic” Time Out

“If you ever wondered what would happen if Bill Bailey and Marcus Brigstocke had a child…” Chortle

For a full review please click here

Over the last 2 years, our compere Nick Wills has created a fun and friendly club where top acts love to perform and where the audience play their part in making a great night.


scan0001Tickets for this and other events are available from Waterstones, High Street, Kettering. By post including an SAE to Jaime Ferreira at Flat 1, 15 Havelock St, Kettering NN16 9PZ (cheques made payable to “PCC of St Andrew’s Kettering”).

You may also buy tickets by emailing office@ketteringartscentre.com or online at We Got Tickets (subject to a booking fee) or call 07759765824 if you prefer to pay by card. All major credit cards accepted (subject to a booking fee).

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