Hilarity Jen from Dersingham opens BBC Show at the Guildhall in King's Lynn
Now live in King’s Lynn, BBC New Comedy presents the very best in new Stand up with Live music from BBC Introducing.
This is a fundraising event for Shakespeare’s Guildhall Trust and tickets are available from King’s Lynn corn Exchange.
Local girl Jenny Beake will be opening the show that features headline act Twayna Mayne (BBC Radio 4 ,“Star of the future” - Time Out), and multi award-winning compère Tim FitzHigham (“Gut-bustingly funny” -The Scotsman) plus new comedians from BBC New Comedy and live music from BBC Introducing.
This is a night so good; the back-stage area is being broadcast live on BBC Norfolk and Suffolk!
“As a comedian, writer and Shakespeare enthusiast, I am really pleased to hear of the work of Shakespeare’s Guildhall Trust and am delighted that I’ve been able to support their efforts to keep this wonderful theatre working.” Ben Elton
2020 marks the 575th anniversary of Britain's oldest working theatre. Check our website for more details about the campaign to save the theatre from closure.