SUPPORT: Russell Arathon
COMPERE: James Cook
MICKY P KERR is primary school teacher turned musician turned comedian who went from being a popular performer on his local music and comedy scenes to appearing on one of the county’s biggest TV shows, reaching the final of Britain’s Got Talent. With an endearing combination of down-to-earth charm, cheeky observations, self-deprecation and comic songs, he wins over audiences of all backgrounds.
“Kerr’s ability to get laughs out of them marks him out as perfect Radio 4 material.”
Three Weeks Edinburgh
“Unlike some acts who are not funny then are funny, you are always funny.”
“You don’t need me to tell you how funny you are, and if you carry on like this I could see you in the final.”
LEE RIDLEY (aka Lost Voice Guy) is the first stand-up comedian to use a communication aid.
Lee won Britain’s Got Talent in 2018 and the BBC New Comedy Award in 2014. Lee’s other credits include Britain’s Got Talent: The Champions (ITV), America’s Got Talent: The Champions (NBC), Live At The Apollo (BBC Two), The Royal Variety Performance (ITV), I Just Called To Say… (Sky Arts), Comedians Giving Lectures (Dave) and The Now Show (BBC Radio 4). Lee has co-written two series of Ability (BBC Radio 4) with Katherine Jakeways which he also stars in.
Lee has toured the UK, selling out venues up and down the country, with his show I’m Only In It For The Parking. He’s also performed at the Edinburgh Fringe, Latitude, Rewind Festival, Galway Comedy Festival, Brighton Fringe, Glasgow International Comedy Festival, Leicester Comedy Festival, Nottingham Comedy Festival and Liverpool Comedy Festival. Lee was named Ent24’s Hardest Working Comedian of the Year in 2019.
Lee has told jokes/given motivational speeches for a range of charities and organisations including Sainsbury’s, Barclays and The Royal College of Nurses. He is also an ambassador for Scope as well as being a patron of Smile For Life, Find A Voice, Communication Matters and The Sequal Trust.
“Britain’s got talent indeed”
“Laugh-out loud funny”