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Wed, 08 Nov



British Comedian of the Year 2023 - SEMI FINAL - Round 2

LAUGHTER IN ASHBY–DE–LA-ZOUCH Funhouse Comedy is back at the Lyric Rooms on Wednesday 8th November, for another great night of laughter. Please book early to avoid missing out on these very popular Comedy & Curry nights as the previous eight comedy nights have all completely sold out.

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British Comedian of the Year 2023 - SEMI FINAL - Round 2
British Comedian of the Year 2023 - SEMI FINAL - Round 2

Time & Location

08 Nov 2023, 19:15 – 23:30

Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Lower Church St, Ashby-de-la-Zouch LE65 1AB, UK

About the event


Funhouse Comedy is pleased to be presenting stagr two of the semi-finals of the prestigious national ‘British Comedian Of The Year Competition’ at the Lyric Rooms, Ashby-de-la-Zouch on Wednesday 8th November.

The national comedy competition with the biggest prize in comedy brings, 10 pro and semi pro comics to battle it out to try and get through to the next round. Industry judges and you the audience help pick the winners.

Nine comedians (from TV comics to the best rising stars) battle it out to see who will go through to the semi final of the £10,001 British Comedian of the Year competition - the biggest cash prize in UK comedy.  Each act performs their best 10 mins, and you (YES YOU!) the audience vote for your favourites to decide who goes through and who doesn't. The power is all yours!  

British Comedian of the Year is open to all acts regardless of level and experience. Hundreds apply and only a small percentage are chosen for the heats. The Grand Final winner will receive £10,001.

The warm and welcoming Spiky Mike will be host and compere on the night.

Comedy & Curry

Take a break from the pots and pans and enjoy our homemade and very popular curry with your comedy!

- Delicious chicken jalfrezi with peppers and served with fluffy basmati rice and naan bread

- Delicious veggie curry served with fluffy basmati rice and naan bread

- Desserts and ice cream available

Curries are only 7.50 & the desserts are just 4.50.

Compere for the night will be the cheery and chatty Spiky Mike.

Tickets are £14 in advance

7.00pm doors

8.00pm start

All info and bookings at

The Lyric Rooms Lower Church Street Ashby-de-la-Zouch Leicestershire LE65 1AB 07976 493834

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