Red Dot Bar

The red dot bar is situated just inside the main entrance of the DoubleTree by Hilton within Stadium:MK. The red dot bar provides a stylish setting in which to enjoy comedy sat at tables. The night is perfect for couples, or groups of friends/colleagues to come and enjoy some of the best comedy on the UK circuit in a great atmosphere.

 

Just like our other nights, this night is aimed at comedy lovers so please read the house rules before booking your tickets.

 

The nights are usually held on the 3rd Friday of every month.

 

Address: red dot bar, DoubleTree by Hilton Milton Keynes, Stadium:MK, Milton Keynes, MK1 1ST

 

Timings: Doors Open: 7:30pm   Last Entry: 8pm   Show Starts: 8:15pm

 

NOTE: Line-ups are always subject to change due to circumstances beyond our control. You are purchasing tickets to a comedy night and not to see a particular comedian and as such tickets will not be refunded due to a change in line-up.

Friday 20th October

Headlining is Suzi Ruffell

 

Suzi’s innovative style captivates audiences with her engrossingtales of social ineptitude. Lauded as ‘a real stand up gem’ by The Guardian, this young independent woman celebrates herworking class roots with a sideways look at the world.

 

Regarded as one of best up and coming acts on the circuit Suzi is inconstant demand at clubs and theatres across Britain.Fast establishing herself on the live circuit supporting Alan Carr, Josh Widdicombe, Kevin Bridges and Romesh Ranganathan all over the country. 2017 saw her take her solo show ‘Common’ on asell out tour around the UK. As seen on Channel 4, E4, BBC3, Comedy Central, Daveand heard on BBC Radio4.

 

 

Compere is Comedy Cow favourite Paul Revill 

 

Paul Revill is an extremely likeable act, who tells stories with vivid characters and involves the audience in the fun. A variety of personal stories intertwined through observations and punch lines, ensure that the laughs just keep coming

 

 

Opening the eveing is ex local boy Mark Cram

 

"It's rare to see a comedian really grab an audience by the balls and take them on the ride with them, but that's what you get with Mark. From the second he steps on stage you notice him. He's everything that a TV comic would love to be; clever, fearless, constantly improving and in less than a year of gigging, he has left a massive stamp on the circuit, which gets bigger with every gig" (Just For Laughs)

Friday 17th November

Headlining Rhys James

“One of the most buzzed about young stand-ups on the circuit. The most hilarious poetry since Tim Key.” NME

 

Rhys James is an accomplished comedian, writer and actor. At 26 he has already made numerous TV appearances, on shows such as Mock The Week (BBC2), Russell Howard’s Stand Up Central (Comedy Central), Virtually Famous (E4), Sweat the Small Stuff (BBC3), @elevenish (ITV2) and many more. He has performed three solo shows at the Edinburgh fringe to complete sell-out audiences and critical acclaim, earning his 2017 show ‘Forgives’ a spot in the British Comedy Guide’s ‘Best Reviewed Shows of the Fringe’ list. His own Radio 4 series, ‘Rhys James is…’ will debut later this year. He is also known for his prolific Twitter feed which has been recommended in The Telegraph, The Sun, Huffington Post, The Poke and The Gentleman’s Journal among others.

 

Compere is Chris Norton Walker 

 

Chris pokes fun at comedians and audiences alike; mocking assumptions and challenging notions. He uses himself, and his life experiences, as a mirror to ridicule stand up comedy and to deconstruct established comedy motifs. He regularly performs all across the country taking his brand of one-liners, hilarious anecdotes and a commanding stage persona with him.

 

Opening the night is Brenna Reece 

 

A bright young rising star, in the last year alone he has won English Comedian Of The Year' and been nominated as the Best Newcomer' in Edinburgh and for Best Show' in Australia. He has also supported Joe Lycett and Nick Offerman on tour.

Not bad for a little curly haired northerner. His energetic and often awkward approach to life is captured in his fast paced, vividly painted, humorous stories.

Christmas 2017

Thursday 7th December

Christmas Party night!

 

£34.95 for comedy & food, followed by our attempt at a disco!

For full details see our Christmas page here.

 

To book contact the DoubleTree at Stadium:MK direct on 01908 364291 or e-mail Alys on events@hotelmk.co.uk.

Friday 8th December

Christmas Party night!

 

£34.95 for comedy & food, followed by our attempt at a disco!

 

For full details see our Christmas page here.

 

To book contact the DoubleTree at Stadium:MK direct on 01908 364291 or e-mail Alys on events@hotelmk.co.uk.

Thursday 14th December

Christmas Party night!

 

£34.95 for comedy & food, followed by our attempt at a disco!

 

For full details see our Christmas page here.

 

To book contact the DoubleTree at Stadium:MK direct on 01908 364291 or e-mail Alys on events@hotelmk.co.uk.

Friday 15th December

Christmas Party night!

 

£34.95 for comedy & food, followed by our attempt at a disco!

 

For full details see our Christmas page here.

 

To book contact the DoubleTree at Stadium:MK direct on 01908 364291 or e-mail Alys on events@hotelmk.co.uk.

Saturday 16th December

Christmas Party night!

 

£34.95 for comedy & food, followed by our attempt at a disco!

 

For full details see our Christmas page here.

 

To book contact the DoubleTree at Stadium:MK direct on 01908 364291 or e-mail Alys on events@hotelmk.co.uk.

Friday 19th January 2018

Headlining is funny man Paul Tonkinson

 

On TV, he’s most recently performed on BBC One’s Michael Mcintyre’s Comedy Roadshow and Comedy Central’s The Comedy Store and The World Stands-up. He was recently a contestant on Ch. 4`s hit show Celebrity Come Dine With Me, proving he’s not just a dazzling stand-up talent, but a whizz in the kitchen, scooping first place to win the cash prize for charity. Back in the day, when he was a mere whippersnapper he had a stint presenting Ch. 4’s The Big Breakfast and he has also presented radio shows on XFM in London and Manchester. He has just completed a stint as a Programme Associate on BBC One’s Michael Mcintyre Chat Show.

 

Compere for the evening is Jim Smallman, last time he was with The Comedy Cow it was his stag do!

 

He has been a comedian since 2005 and work regularly for all the major clubs in the UK. Performing stand-up has taken him all around the world, from performing to affluent ex-pats in Singapore to headlining comedy tents at music festivals like Download and Sonisphere, to every corner of Europe and even to winning awards in the USA.

 

Holding up the middle is Carly Smallman

 

Carly is a musical and observational comic, with a flair for telling hilariously animated stories during her shows.  She has starred on BBC's The Rob Brydon Show and ITV's Viral Tap among numerous other TV and radio appearances.  She has played at some fabulous venues, from major weekend comedy clubs, to arts centres, to the Hammersmith Apollo to her living room!

 

Openining the night is ex locallad Harry Stachini 

 

Harry Stachini started performing comedy after attending a Hot Water Comedy course at the age of 18 in 2013 and since then was named in the top 3 of the Southport New Comedian of the year competition in 2014. Harry is beginning to establish himself as a strong new act on the comedy circuit with his easy-going style along with his likeable character just adds to the brilliance of the stories and the unexpected one-liners that has crowds in stitches.

Friday 15th February 2018

Openining the night Tom Glover

 

Following in the footsteps of the westcountry’s finest comedy talent, Tom has been growing in the dark depths of the south west where he is a regular MC and headliner for those rooms no-one else can afford to drive to.Gigging to everyone from students to the ladies of the WI this plucky 27-year-old has developed a knack of winning over any crowd with his tales of life on the outside and his observations on the minutiae of the everyday. And if that’s not your thing he also does funny accents and pulls silly faces.

Friday 16th March 2018

Friday 20th April 2018

Opening is Tim Renkow

Tim Renkow is a comic with cerebral palsy from the US. I moved to London to do comedy two years ago and just won Leicester Square New Comedian of the Year and have been nominated for Chortle best newcomer.

Friday 18th May 2018

Headlining is Markus Birdman

 

Markus Birdman is an original and highly talented stand up. He took his solo show, ‘One Step Beyond’ to the Edinburgh Fringe in 2004 and has featured on BBC Radio’s ‘Spanking New” and is the voice of ITV’s ‘Blank Screen. He has previously performed at the Edinburgh Festival as part of Screaming Blue Murder’s ‘Big Value Show’ and as a finalist in the televised ‘BBC New Markus has featured on BBC Radio London, and on BBC One, BBC Choice, and Sky and Triple J Radio, Fox FM and Channel 9 TV in Australia

Friday 15th June 2018

Headlining is Paul Sinah

 

Comedy Cow favourite, Paul Sinha is a talented doctor, comedian and a broadcaster from Britain. He has also established himself as an award winning quiz player. He is popular for his role of “Chaser" on the ITV game show The Chase.

Next Comedy Cow Gigs

20th October  

Stadium:Mk Red Dot Bar  info here

17th November  

Stadium:Mk, Red Dot Bar  info here