Leith Comedy Festival presents Christopher Macarthur-Boyd
The Leith Comedy Festival takes over The Biscuit Factory, making a trio of Scottish comedians laugh.
Rosalinde Römer, director of the Leith Comedy Festival, said; “I can’t express how much I missed live comedy and how amazing it is to book concerts again. This is the first time Leith Comedy Festival has had the opportunity to do an indoor comedy show and we can’t wait to share some laughs with you!
First of all we have Amy matthews, a brilliant new comedian who goes places. Award-winning and one of The List’s “HOT 100”, she explores the absurdity of modern life with gusto. “Her star is feeling very much on the rise” The Wee Review
For the main act, we are delighted to present Christopher Macarthur-Boyd (photo), a favorite and a rising star on the Scottish comedy circuit and beyond. Bursting with energy and good vibes, catch him now before he becomes a household name. “On the cusp of something big, and you don’t want to miss it” Daily Record
The host of this evening of laughter will be the turbo charged Billy Kirkwood, three-time winner of the Scottish Comedy Award. ‘Strongly funny, something for everyone’ Metro
“We are absolutely delighted to welcome Leith Comedy Festival to our charming venue in the heart of Leith. The past 18 months have highlighted the need for community and collaboration more than ever. And we are all more than ready to have a good laugh together. We look forward to continuing to work with the fantastic people at Leith Comedy Festival, ”said Fiona hamilton, Managing Director of The Biscuit Factory.
We’re also excited to announce a new partnership with Fife College, which will set up and operate all the technical elements of our comedy night.
Matt Easson, lighting and sound lecturer at Fife College, “At Fife College, we are proud that our students can work in the careers they have chosen. It’s very exciting to make a connection between Leith Comedy Festival and Fife College. This will allow students to gain valuable experience in the world of entertainment and live events in interesting venues that they might not otherwise have gained. This then offers the opportunity to work alongside industry professionals to develop their skills and knowledge. “
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