Browsing: Funny Things

BBC DJ Noreen Khan is back in town! Noreen hosts a night of comedy with her favourite stand up comics, Sukh Ojla, Sindhu V and Shaista Aziz. For the first time, this all female line up will share more than a few good jokes. DATE: Thursday 25th May VENUE: Wolverhampton Art Gallery Lichfield Street, Wolverhampton WV1 1DU TIME: 7:45pm –  9:30pm TICKETS: £7 available from Wolverhampton Art Gallery (In person) www.wolvescivic.co.uk (online) or 0870 320 7000 (tel) Please note that this show is suitable for people 18 + The event is part of Southbank Centre’s Alchemy. A contemporary festival exploring…

Artists sought for unique Black Country Comedy Commission – Funny Things We are seeking to commission artists (open to all art forms) to collaborate with us and the communities we are working with, to deliver Funny Things, the first comedy festival in Wolverhampton. Funny Things is one of our landmark commissions. We want to prove to the world that Wolverhampton really isn’t the most miserable place to be; when reports from the Office of National Statistics found that Wolverhampton was the unhappiest place in the UK, locals didn’t agree, and now we’re going to prove it isn’t true, with Funny…

Creative Black Country are working with partners in Wolverhampton and the Black Country to produce Funny Things, a season of events celebrating Black Country’s great humour and comedy. When reports from the Office of National Statistics stated that Wolverhampton was the unhappiest place in the UK, locals didn’t agree, and now we’re going to prove it isn’t true, with Funny Things; Wolverhampton’s first comedy festival. Statistics don’t tell the whole story. Events will run between 27th October to 5th November 2017, and we are also looking for activity during half term holidays. The main drive for the festival is to…