Stars from the Apollo
From Friday, 25 May 2018 to Saturday, 26 May 2018
Tickets: R390 to R590
One of the UK’s most prestigious comedy shows, Live at the Apollo is making its way to the Teatro with only A-list comedians of the highest quality performing. It is an achievement for any comedian to play on this bill at the Hammersmith Apollo Theatre in London
Stars from the Apollo will feature comedians who have all played at the Apollo theatre in London.
Reginald D Hunter
A regular performer at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe since 2002, Reginald’s career has led to him being invited to perform in venues the world over in places such as Singapore, Hong Kong, Thailand and South Africa.
He is one of the few performers to have been nominated for the Perrier Award in three consecutive years.
He is a well-known face on primetime television shows such as 8 Out Of 10 Cats, Never Mind The Buzzcocks and QI and is a frequent guest on Have I Got News For You. He has also just finished starring alongside Andy Hamilton in BBC4’s It’s Only A Theory and appeared most recently on The Bubble, The Jonathan Ross Show and the hugely popular Live At The Apollo (all for BBC Television)
‘Sizzlingly entertaining, beautifully crafted, devastatingly funny gags’ -The Guardian
Simon is one of the UK’s most respected and established comedians. His TV credits include BBC1’s Live at the Apollo and Michael McIntyre’s Roadshow, BBC2’s Mock the Week and a regular on Channel4’s Stand Up for the Week.
‘Very funny, but also hugely informative’ – The Times
His live tour shows such as Leashed and Genius have sold out theatres around in the UK and garnered superlative reviews from national and comedy press. Dominic Maxwell described him as ‘demonically dry’, William Cook as ‘sublime’, and Chortle as ‘an evil delight’.
Marlon Davis is a bright young comedian, improviser and actor whose recent TV appearances include Edinburgh Comedy Fest Live (BBC3), The Stephen K Amos Show (BBC2) and The 5 O’Clock Show (Channel 4).
Marlon is also due to star on Live at the Apollo on BBC1 in the Autumn.
Marlon Davis has supported Kevin Bridges, Michael McIntyre and Alan Carr on tour and is performing at clubs, arts centres and theatres all over the UK. Marlon’s act is inspired from his upbringing, exploring urban Britain tackling its social issues with skillful characterisations.
Rob Beckett’s tour Mouth Of The South received fantastic reviews as he made his way across the country and sold a fantastic 80,000 tickets. One of the team captains on Channel 4’s 8 Out Of 10 Cats and host of the hit Absolute Radio show Rock n’ Roll Football Rob is now a regular on our screens. His cheeky chappy persona has seen him perform on BBC2’s Mock The Week, Live At The Apollo, Would I Lie To You, ITV’s Play To The Whistle, The Royal Variety Performance and Michael McIntyre’s Big Show.
As well as these starring guest performances, Rob is a regular host on BBC One entertainment including All Together Now and Wedding Day Winners, alongside his respective co-hosts Geri Horner and Lorraine Kelly. Rob is also the host of Dave’s podcast, The Magic Sponge, alongside Jimmy Bullard and Ian Smith.
A relentlessly smiley, perpetually grinning Londoner whose unshowy, unpretentious but thoroughly funny shtick has every chance of winning him a big audience…’ – The Guardian
‘A likeable, high tempo comic’ – The Guardian