The Back Room, The Star Inn, Quarry Street, Guildford, GU1 3TY
Professional live comedy in Guildford on the 3rd Saturday of the month
Lineup includes Steve Best, MC Jason Patterson, Tanyalee Davis and Ross Smith.
No disabled access to venue.
No refunds or exchanges. Gag House have the right to change the lineup without notice.
Steve Best has built a reputation as a great visual comic, harnessing a mind-boggling array of gadgets and gags to keep his audience in stitches. Funny, frenetic and mad, his unique form of slapstick comedy is backed up with astounding talent; he plays the guitar like a genius, is wonderful at magic, and fluent in Serbo-Croatian.
Steve blasted onto the comedy scene some years ago and is now a regular on the nationwide comedy circuit; As a headline act, Steve has gone on to perform all over the world including Hong Kong, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Jakarta, Bali, Shanghai, South Africa, The Falkland Islands, Bosnia, Kosovo, Germany, Holland, Denmark, Norway, Spain, Greece, Ireland and Italy.
His UK profile has been hugely boosted by supporting some major tours, including FRANK SKINNER, OMID DJALILI and CRAIG CHARLES.
With Frank Skinner, Steve was part of the biggest live comedy show at Battersea Power Station playing in front of 6000 people.
He has headlined an extensive university tour and took his own show to Edinburgh to massive critical acclaim. Steve co-wrote and performed two sketch shows “Death By Sketches” and “Skitzaphrantic” for the Edinburgh Festival.
Steve starred in C5’s The Big Stage, BBC1’s The Stand Up Show, and ITV’s Weapons of Mass Distraction.
He starred in a Film Four/Channel Four short film “Life as we know it.”
He was the audience warm up performer for the SKINNER & BADDIEL “Unplanned” live TV show as well as for FRANK SKINNER’S chat show.
Tanyalee Davis is a 3 foot 6 inch standup comedian who inspires, enlightens, and entertains her audiences while headlining at comedy clubs, colleges, and comedy festivals throughout North America, the UK, and other parts of the world with her own unique perspective and somewhat racy brand of comedy. January 2011, Tanyalee has performed her ONE WOMAN SHOW, 4 nights a week for 6 months, just off the Las Vegas strip.
At 3’6″, Tanyalee is the Ferrari of comedy – low to the ground and kind of racy. Canadian born, Tanyalee currently is making the stage her home by touring all over the world bringing the funny!
Tanyalee had a successful 6 month contract performing “Little Comedian, BIG Laughs” just off the Las Vegas Strip. Tanyalee is part of Abnormally Funny People, an ensemble show, performing throughout the United Kingdom. In 2007 Tanyalee premiered her first one woman show called “Little Do They Know” at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival where she received 4 star reviews.
Jason Patterson absolutely sounds the part. He’s got a rich, deep voice that oozes confidence, and a perfectly measured delivery that gives him instant authority. – Chortle
Jason started out in comedy in 2006 and since then he’s performed at comedy clubs all over the UK . Jason brings the house down with his relaxed style of comedy which leaves the audience wanting more. With the confidence & stage presence of a seasoned pro this versatile comedian is definitly one to watch out for.
Ross Smith is a Charming but pedantic stand up and MC, specialising in deconstructing absurd ideas or magazine headlines, exploring self and unrelatable relatable material. originally from Northamptonshire but now living in London, Ross runs a successful semi-pro comedy night called SHOWBIZ BABY.
In 2015 Ross was a semi finalist of so you think youre funny. in 2016 he MC’d a brighton fringe compilation show and also completed his first Edinburgh run with a show SPACE CAT PASTA BAKE.”. Ross is a resident MC at Londons notorious comedy night Comedy virgins at the Cavendish arms.