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Top comedy at Charter Hall for 2019

PUBLISHED: 11 December 2018

Date issued: 11 December 2018

Colchester Events Company is bringing the laughs to Colchester’s Charter Hall in 2019, with some of the biggest names in comedy lined up to entertain anticipated sell-out crowds!

Showcasing acts to satisfy all comedy tastes, the 2019 line-up includes jesting genius Jimmy Carr, ‘German Comedy Ambassador’ Henning Wehn, ‘Muddle Class’ legend Jason Manford, the godfather of modern stand-up Ben Elton, ‘Guilty Feminist’ Deborah Frances-White, news reporter with a scathing twist Jonathan Pie, and the king of observational comedy Ed Byrne.

There are also two further dates confirmed for the ever-popular Comedy Store.

Commenting on the exciting comedy line-up, Cllr Mark Cory, Leader of Colchester Borough Council, said: “Each year the programme of events at Charter Hall continues to grow in size and profile. I am delighted that so many popular and well-known comedians are visiting Colchester in 2019 and will look forward to attending a few shows myself!’

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Page last reviewed: 11 December 2018


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