Welcome to the UK's comedy laboratory! Mic Check is 2Northdown's fortnightly new material show. Stars like Tom Rosenthal, Nish Kumar, Tom Allen, Felicity Ward and more will share brand new material for the first time. The microphone will be smoking and the laughter will be contagious! Come and crack up with punchlines you've never heard before!
Everyone's favourite resident MC....
Garrett Millerick ★★★★ ½ Steve Bennett, Chortle ‘wickedly funny’ ★★★★ The Scotsman ‘stand up with an insolent twist’ ★★★★ The Sunday Times ‘just want’s to entertain you and does it superbly’ ★★★★ The Mirror ‘nitpicking misery raised to high levels of artistry’ ★★★★ The List
Rhys James “Charismatic, clever and self aware... Destined for great things.” — The Guardian. Rhys is a busy man, you may recognise him from Mock The Week (BBC2), Russell Howard’s Stand Up Central (Comedy Central), Virtually Famous (E4) and many more! If you don't well then you're in for a treat! Time Out ★★★★, Chortle ★★★★, Evening Standard ★★★★, The Scotsman ★★★★, Three Weeks ★★★★★, Beyond The Joke ★★★★, Theatre Weekly ★★★★★
Fern Brady ★★★★★ The List “Quick witted acerbic stand up” ★★★★★ The Skinny "Solid gold material on top of a beautifully brutal turn of phrase" ★★★★ Fest "Top five young comedians to watch" The Telegraph "Appealingly acidic... a great comic sensibility with moments of sparkling verve” Guardian "Bold, whip-smart and unabashedly honest” ★★★★ The Herald
Matt Richardson Matt is a multi-award winning stand-up comedian and one of the most exciting names on the circuit currently rising through the ranks. Having started stand-up in 2009 at 18 years old, Matt became one of the youngest comedians on the circuit and soon made it through to the finals of two national stand-up competitions – the prestigious So You Think You’re Funny and the Chortle Student Comedy Award. Since then Matt has firmly established himself as one of the UK’s most exciting young performers and presenters – hosting the drive-time show on Virgin Radio. His TV credits include co-hosting the Xtra Factor alongside Caroline Flack, Co-Hosting Celebrity Haunted Hotel Live! Alongside Christine Lampard and helming the live spin off show alone, two one-off documentaries for ITV2 – Pampered Pooches, Hollywood and Meet The Family Guys, a series regular role on Viral Tap (ITV2), Nevermind The Buzzcocks, Celebrity Juice, Sweat The Small Stuff, Big Brothers Bit on the Side, Fake Reaction, Its Not Me It’s You, I’m a Celebrity Get Me out of here Now! and countless other shows.
Tom Houghton “The long awaited male answer to Bridget Jones made flesh… this unexpected tour de force warrants a 21-gun salute” **** The Daily Telegraph “A crafty idiot” **** The Daily Mail As seen on BBC1, BBC3, Channel 4’s “First dates” and Comedy Central’s “The Jim Jefferies Show” "this unexpected tour de force warrants a 21-gun salute” **** The Daily Telegraph
Abigoliah Schaumann As seen on Comedy Central. Abigoliah is a product of her New York stand up roots; frank, funny, and unapologetic. She first showed her face in the UK comedy scene when she became a finalist in the Funny Women Comedy Awards 2010 and has grown a Edinburgh Fringe following coming back yearly ever since. She moved to London in 2014 and has become a regular on the circuit. She was named “One to Watch” at Leicester Comedy festival 2017 and The List named her "Top 5 Up and Coming Female Comedians"