Stagefright Comedy Club


Showcasing the finest acts on the UK and international comedy circuit in the intimate surroundings of the Wildman Studio, the club has become a staple of the Ilkley entertainment diary. 

Strictly 16+

Acts are subject to change. Refunds only available if the event is cancelled.


Featuring : Matt Richardson

A brash but self-deprecating, multiple award-winning comedian, delivering every memorable punchline with an irresistible twinkle. His vast array of TV credits include Xtra Factor, Never Mind The Buzzcocks, Celebrity Juice, Pointless Celebrities, The Stand Up Sketch Show, Dancing On Ice, Sweat The Small Stuff, Viral Tap, Big Brother's Bit On The Side, I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here Now! and his own critically acclaimed show on Virgin Radio.  

‘He comes across as a man who could read the phonebook and make it funny, but instead of painting by numbers his comedy is sharp, strong and very impressive’ - The Mirror.


Masai Graham

‘Annoyingly good’ - Gary Delaney (Mock The Week).

Twice winner of the Funniest Joke of the Edinburgh Fringe Award (including this year) and former UK Pun Championship winner (under his pseudonym General Punochet). In an average set he delivers over one hundred jokes in half an hour. Expect puns, one liners and dizzying wordplay in this 3.3 laughs per minute bonanza.

‘Flashes of proper genius’ - Chortle.


Percy Savage

Monarch Of Mirth Award runner up. A middle class Cumbrian with a plethora of inventive and effortlessly rib-tickling perspectives. ‘Electrified the room and audience’ - Lancaster Guardian.


Eddy Midgley

An endearing chap in his early twenties making sense of the bizarre world of grown-ups with devastating comedic aplomb.


Compere - Anthony J Brown

'More stings in the tail than a scorpion with a migraine' - Leeds Guide. BBC New Comedy Award runner-up.

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Stagefright Comedy Club


Ilkley Playhouse, Weston Road, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8HB
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