MEET THE PERFORMERS.…....…
The Raymond and Mr Timpkins Revue are a comedy twosome with over two decades of mucking about behind them.
They have performed everywhere - from New Zealand to The Falklands and Exeter to Edinburgh, with many a stop in between.
They’ve played the lowliest pub back room to the London Palladium and had a month at the Edinburgh Festival resulting in a 5-star review from The Scotsman.
In 2019 they won the UK Comedy Awards Comedian of the Year Award.
“A mad, anarchic triumph of stupidity over style. Not to be missed” - The Guardian
Anna Thomas is an award-winning comedian, originally hailing from Carmarthenshire, South Wales.
She wrote and starred in Lady Bigfoot; a short film that premiered on BBC One Wales in July 2023. Anna has also been heard and seen on What Just Happened on BBC Radio Wales and BBC One Wales, The Machynlleth Comedy Festival Showcase on BBC Radio Wales and BBC 4Xtra.
She won the BBC New Comedy Award in 2021.
“She has the appealing air of not quite being of this world. But whatever planet she’s from, they know funny” – Chortle
Rob Deering performs stand-up comedy with music, using a guitar, a loop pedal and his voice to create impressive rock and pop soundscapes.
One of the most in-demand headliners on the UK circuit, he’s toured nationally and performed solo shows at the Edinburgh Fringe many times since starting out in comedy in 2000. He has appeared on many Radio and TV shows, often using his extensive knowledge of film and popular music.
Rob has won Celebrity Mastermind and a comedians’ special of The Weakest Link on BBC One.
Leroy Brito is a multi-talented comedian, writer, presenter and seasoned stand-up.
He has sold out four solo shows at Wales Millennium Centre, starred in TV series including Tourist Trap on BBC One and Live from Barry Island on BBC Wales.
Leroy has presented and appeared on several programmes such as 6 Nations Sin Bin, Elis James: Football Nation and the BAFTA award-winning BBC documentary Black and Welsh. He has also presented the popular Summer Saturdays Show, on BBC Radio Wales alongside Robin Morgan.
Jarred Christmas, originally from New Zealand, is a sought-after comedy headliner – famed for his quick-witted spontaneity and high energy storytelling.
He’s performed at countless solo shows at the Edinburgh Festival and toured at international comedy festivals across the globe.
He’s a regular team member at the Comedy Store’s weekly topical show The Cutting Edge and twice named Best Compere at the Chortle Awards.
TV appearances include Mock the Week (BBC Two), Never Mind the Buzzcocks (BBC Two), 8 out of 10 Cats (Channel 4) and Live at the Comedy Store (Comedy Central).
The Christmas Cracker Comedy Night is in aid of Shelter Cymru and generously supported by HSBC UK.