Comedy in the Yurt Presents...

YURT FEST - An All Day Comedy Festival on Sunday 17th July 2016

Following on from 13 consecutive sell out shows of Comedy in the Yurt, we proudly present on Sunday 17th July from 2pm, St Albans very first All Day Comedy Festival – “YURT FEST”
Bringing some of the very best award winning comedians to Hertfordshire to preview their new shows before they take them to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, the world’s biggest arts festival.

2.00pm Welcome to YURT FEST with Andy Gleeks

SOFIE HAGEN brings her hotly anticipated second show “Shimmer Shatter” after winning the Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Award for Best Newcomer. "an easy charm ... and an ability to combine delicate subject matter with big, accessible laughs." (Guardian)

TOM TOAL finalist in English Comedian of the Year & Amused Moose Best Show nominee returns, with a devastatingly funny show. ‘Resplendent with fine gags and a pleasing storytelling rhythm’ (Scotsman).

ELEANOR MORTON ‘Poster Girl for awkward’ (Chortle) As heard on BBC Radio 4 Extra & BBC Radio Scotland. Tour support for Stewart Francis & Frankie Boyle

ROBIN MORGAN Debut hour from the writer of Radio 4’s The News Quiz & The Now Show. ‘Extremely entertaining & brilliantly silly’ (Edinburgh Festivals Magazine)

AMY HOWERSKA Fresh from writing on Radio 4's Now Show & NewsJack as well as appearances on Channel 4 'A gifted storyteller... A force to be reckoned with' (Chortle)

PAUL McMULLAN one of the hottest up and coming stand-ups in the country. Last year he took part in the sell-out AAA Stand-up Late show in Edinburgh & has previously won Comedy Café London’s New Act Weekly Competition

YURT FEST is FREE to get in, we ask for a donations if you’ve enjoyed the show, or guarantee your seat for just £3 per show, two shows for a fiver or purchase an All Day ticket for £12

ALSO, 4am CAB Podcast

A sitcom and sketch comedy podcast

Produced in St Albans, we are a comedy sketch show with a slick nocturnal edge. Inspired by the surreal and downright silly thoughts that may occur to you at 4am. Currently on our third series and planning a live theatrical production.

We feature local actors and have an open door policy for writers to submit their comedy writing.

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4amcab: Series 1 Episode 1: Flab Burner4amcab: Series 1 Episode 1: Flab Burner

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4amcab: Series 1 Episode 1: Dentist4amcab: Series 1 Episode 1: Dentist

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