Date: 27th May 2009 at 11:50am
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Whoop, cheer and put your hands together for a hilarious night of comedy with The Comedy Club at Macclesfield Town FC on Wednesday 3rd June 09.

Sit back and enjoy the funniest night in town as 3 top comedians from the prestigious UK comedy circuit at the MTFC’s McIllroy Suite and prepare to laugh all night long.

And as an added incentive anyone booking more than five tickets for the event will receive a complimentary bottle of wine to enjoy on the night. So why not bring your mates along and have a cracking night out, with a few laughs thrown in for good measure?

Your comedians are;


Everything Geoff Norcott does is under-pinned by enthusiasm, optimism and a sharp comic mind. Whether it be on the comedy circuit, where Geoff’s abundance of energy combined with a storming mix of observations, impressions and satire has made him a hugely popular act both in the UK and abroad.

Or on television, where Geoff recently went from co-presenter to become the main anchor on the WKD Shed Sports Show – his sharp one-liners becoming a popular feature of the nightly debates. Geoff has also recently filmed a comedy drama pilot for the BBC, and was a key part of the ‘SPOOF’ impressions show line-up on BBC1 last year.

Geoff also takes the afore mentioned qualities into his growing number of radio appearances, including frequent guest spots on Talksport’s ‘Hawksby & Jacobs Show’, where he endeavours to see the funny side of cricket.

As a former teacher, Geoff is a refreshing and humorous commentator on any issues related to education. Also emerging as a vibrant writer, having written for ‘Parsons & Naylor’ on BBC radio, MTV, and been a commissioned writer for Nuts TV. Geoff is also currently involved in an exciting new sketch show project due to hit our screens mid-09.

‘Guaranteed to bring the house down at any comedy gig’ – Manchester Evening News


Steve is a comedian with years of experience on the stage and on TV. A regular support act to Peter Kay, his other back-catalogue includes recent Television work: ‘Stand-Up Britain’, ‘Phoenix Nights’, ‘Give Your Mate A Break’, and ‘Medicash’ commercial.

He is the founder of ‘Slaughterhouse-live’ alternative comedy nights, Manchester and The Lowry Theatre, Salford and was a finalist in Finalist in the Bachelors Cup-a-Soup Comedy Challenge hosted by Jonathan Ross.

If that wasn’t enough he also has all this under his belt? 10 years as ‘Mad Edgar’ at Camelot Theme Park, four years running as principal comic in Preston Charter Theatre Pantomime, supporting Mick Miller at The Winter Gardens, Pavilion Theatre, Blackpool 2001, compare work for Bernie Clifton and The Bachelors at the North Pier, Blackpool 2001, Cabaret at The Blackpool Tower 2001 and nominated ‘Best Newcomer’ at The Leisure Parcs Awards.


Simon is one of the finest, and most sought after performers in this country, and beyond. With a Time Out Comedy Award and Perrier Award nomination under his belt, Simon is in great demand. Aside from being a top compere at the world famous Comedy Store, he regularly delights audiences nation-wide at comedy clubs and corporate events throughout the UK.

His cheery, conversational manner and manic storytelling involve acute observations and he juxtaposes a cheery, affable conversational style with a wild, frenetic and fast-moving performance engaging audiences in a whirlwind of unadulterated comedy. His corporate clients include Halifax Building Society, The British Newspaper Association and he has recently returned from Barcelona where he hosted the ‘Achievers Awards’ for Nat West.


Don’t Miss tuning in to Canalside Community Radio and Silk FM this week for your chance to win pairs of tickets for this event.


? Joke Competition with Prizes ? Waitress Service ? Music & Bar ’til midnight

Tickets £10.00 (buffet available for £5) | Over 18’s |
Doors Open 7:30pm | Show Time 9:00pm
Ticket Hotline: 01625 264686
Tickets will be available from the MTFC club offices, and Magpie on Castle Street in town.