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Woofers Comedy Club September 2019
Woofers Comedy Club September 2019
Headlining September Woofers as part of his current national tour we welcome comedy & now movie star Dave Johns.

Dave is one of the most respected and best loved comedians working on the British comedy circuit, having performed extensively in UK comedy clubs, and comedy clubs and festivals worldwide for nearly 3 decades. Dave is also a talented improviser, making regular guest appearances with one of the longest running and highly acclaimed comedy improvisation teams, The Comedy Store Players. He has appeared in their twice weekly shows in London's West End on many occasions.

Dave has appeared on the West End stage in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, alongside Christian Slater and performed in numerous plays at the Edinburgh Fringe.2016 saw Dave play the lead role in Ken Loach's critically acclaimed and multi award winning film "I, Daniel Blake" which won the much coveted Palme D'or at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival. The film was also the winner of the BAFTA for the Most Outstanding British Film.

In the role of Daniel, Dave received glowing reviews and numerous award nominations including The British Independent Film Awards, Best Actor - Winner, Dublin Film Critics Award 2016, Best Actor - Winner, Empire Magazine Film Awards, Best Male Newcomer - Winner to name but three. As well as "I, Daniel Blake" (Sixteen Films), Dave has also played main roles in the following feature films:- "Walk Like A Panther" (Fox International), "Trautmann" (Zephyr Films), "Two Graves" (Ida Rosa Films) You will also be able to see Dave in his latest film "Fisherman's Friends" (Fred Films) this year critics are already calling it "the new full monty!" Dave has also been on several TV shows in his own right such as Never Mind the Buzzcocks - BBC, 8 Out of Ten Cats - Channel 4, Alan Davies As Yet Untitled - Dave Channel. "Shifting from hilarity to uproar to genius in the blink of an eye". (The Guardian).

Included in the evening will be a Q&A session with Dave where the audience will have a unique opportunity to ask Dave any question (within reason!) they like regarding his brilliant career. Send your questions to: phil@phil-walker.com.

Support act on the evening comes in the form of the brilliant Danny McLoughlin. Sharp material and quick wits have seen Danny McLoughlin firmly establish himself as one of the country’s premier comics. A highly regarded MC and sought after name on any circuit bill, Danny regularly performs at the UK’s biggest clubs including; The Comedy Store, The Glee clubs and Komedia, music festivals including Latitude & Leeds and is a regular MC for the coveted lastminute.com Edinburgh Comedy Awards Galas. During his career Danny has also supported a number of acts on tour including; Sean Lock, Micky Flanagan, Sarah Millican & Doc Brown. Gracing our small screens Danny has also appeared on ‘One Night Stand’ for Channel Dave and the ‘Premier League Show’ for BBC Two and recently took to the radio waves to co-host one of Jason Manford’s Sunday morning shows for Absolute Radio. Most recently Danny returned from the Edinburgh Fringe Festival where he debuted his new show, ‘01/02’ to packed out rooms throughout the month long run. Currently he has a number of his own projects in development including a live revival of a much loved TV show… more details to be announced soon! “Danny McLoughlin is a class act. […] His innate comic timing, insightful digressions and ability to think on his feet puts him alongside the most talented and genuinely funny comedians.” – ThreeWeeks.

Host for the night as always is Local legend Phil Walker "Well fit" Your Mum magazine. Grab your tickets folks as this is sure to sell out fast!

Age Guidance: 18+

Date & Times
Thu 5 Sep 2019  @  8:30pm  Buy Tickets