We’ve got a bumper of a bill for you this month at the Albion
Top of the shop is SIMON EMANUEL. Simon’s frenecitc pace and style make him highly watchable.
Starting in 2008 he has had a successful live career working with some of the biggest names on the comedy circuit and appearing at most of the top clubs nationally and internationally.
His manic energy, quick wit, far flung Observations and abstract delivery of ridiculous punch lines make him a firm favourite wherever he goes.
In 2012 after a successful fringe festival he moved his comedy stylings to Norway to be part of the English speaking comedy scene where he was the house MC for The Oslo Comedy Clubs for a ten month period, During this time he moved regularly around the Scandinavian scene doing live work in Sweden, Denmark and Finland.
Upon his return to the UK in 2013 Simon was awarded the Welsh Unsigned Stand Up of the year award, He then went on to appear on Rhodd Gilberts BBC Wales Radio show and was selected to support Alan Davies on the final day of Cardiff Comedy Gala at the prestigious Cardiff Millennium centre.
In 2014 Simon was named on the Wales Online list of “Top welsh comics to keep your eye on at the fringe” and since March 2015 he has been a regular guest on BBC Radio Wales’s “The Jamie Owen show” where he offers his unique views on weeks news and current affairs.
In 2016 after a few guest spots for the Channel Simon started writing and presenting for the sky channel “Made in Cardiff” working on a weekly show “Bad Press” with fellow comic Ignacio Lopez, They have also worked closely on other programmes including the entertainment show “The Lowdown” and the live comedy show “Live at the Glee”
In 2017 he was support for Tom Green’s European tour at the Glee Club Cardiff and since January 2018 Simon has been one of the main writers and stars of the BBC Sesh online content.
“Hilariously inappropriate” – Buzz Mag
“One man comedy scene” – Wales online
“A Welsh bundle of charm, Simon turns the problems he encounters in life into a unique brand of observational comedy with brilliant delivery. Simon is summed up in one word “hilarious” – Comedy Callback
Opening the show we have Albion favourite DAI DAVIES, who was a big hit the last time he appeared.
“A comedic version of the Super Furry Animals, a pleasure to watch” – David Owens, Wales online.
“He’ll make you think, he’ll make you laugh, he’ll make you think WTF. You’ll definitely want what he’s on” – Paul James, The Clown’s Pocket.
With support from Pippa Loader, Carl Morgan and Chris Rio
We’re hosted once again by Ruth Hine
You’d be a fool to miss this show. Be good to yourself and come see the Comedy at The Albion.