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Date(s) - 22/02/2020
12:00 am

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Peter’s Pizzeria

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Blue Jeans Management Proudly Presents

 

JARRED CHRISTMAS & HOBBIT: The MIGHTY KIDS Beatbox Comedy Show 

Featuring Award-Winning Comedian, two-time winner of Chortle’s ‘Best Compere’ Award and Star of CBBC’s ‘The Joke Machine’ and ‘The Dog Ate My Homework’ Jarred Christmas& Member of World Champion Beatbox Crew, The Beatbox Collective, Voice of Juke on Cartoon Network’s ‘The Amazing World of Gumball’ and Current 2 x UK Loopstation Champion Jack “Hobbit” Hobbs.

Calling kids aged 5 to 100, join our MIGHTY gang! A sensational interactive show, where the worlds of comedy and beatboxing collide with electrifying results. Pick-up beatboxing tips to impress your friends, make mind-blowing music, win prizes and laugh through your pantaloons!

Direct from a sell-out run at the Edinburgh festival; fantastic family fun and silliness galore, with award-winning comedian Jarred Christmas (as seen on CBBC’s Joke Machine and The Dog Ate My Homework) and world champion beatboxer & Loopstation Champion, Hobbit.

 

‘Best Kids Show’ nominee – Leicester Comedy Festival.

“Utterly hilarious” – Time Out

“Breath-taking vocal percussion” – The Stage

“Brilliant! An elating combination of seriously awesome music and laughter. Great humour appealing to every age. Everybody left this show with a spring in their step!” – Primary Times

“A must see. The kids loved every second of it. Definitely recommended but it does come with a warning – by the end of it your kids may believe that they too are world class beatboxers or stand-up comedians” 5 Stars – Families Edinburgh Magazine 

“Phenomenal…children are captivated.  Fast & Furious. Raw talent and pure entertainment” – 4 STARS The Wee Review

“Who knew comedy and beatboxing went so well together? This fun show for children of all ages (and their grown-ups) fuses the two seamlessly” – 4 STARS The List

 

New Zealand Sensation Jarred Christmasis one of the most innovative and exciting stand-ups on the UK circuit. A sought-after headliner famed for his quick-witted spontaneity, masterful skills of improvisation and energetic storytelling; Jarred is a regular at the Edinburgh Festival, and at comedy clubs and International festivals around the globe. A skilled improviser Jarred is a regular team member at The Comedy Store’s weekly topical show The Cutting Edge and was recently named Best Compere at the 2016 Chortle Awards; scooping the title for the second time. Since arriving in the UK, Jarred has amassed extensive TV experience, appearing on Mock The Week (BBC2), Never Mind the Buzzcocks (BBC2) 8 out of 10 Cats, (Channel 4), and Argumental (Dave). He hosted BBC NI’s series Monumental, taking the reins from Adam Hills in the hit panel show. As a stand-up, he has appeared on The Comedy Store, Edinburgh & Beyond, Comedy Blue and The World Stands-Up (Comedy Central), as well as One Night Stand (Dave) and Russell Howard’s Good News (BBC Three). He has appeared on CBBC’s The Joke Machine playing The Joke Master, and twice as a panel guest in CBBC’s The Dog Ate My Homework. He has written and performed in countless shows at the Edinburgh Festival and has toured the UK in his own right with his solo shows. He has just played to packed theatres across the UK hosting the ‘All Star Stand Up Tour’ for the second year running.

 

A highly versatile performer, with tremendous energy and exuberance, Jarred is a seasoned Panto performer and has appeared alongside Priscilla Presley in Snow White, and most recently alongside Torvill and Dean in Cinderella.

 

Hobbit has been beatboxing since 2003 and has performed in stadium tours across the globe.

In a single decade, he has accomplished much, not only for himself but for the art form as well. Hobbit has judged the UK Beatbox Championships and hosted the International Beatbox Convention in London and NYC for several years running; an honour no other beatboxer has shared and in no small part due to his impressive battle record. He is the official 2 x UK Loopstation Champion, 3 x UK Team Champion with ‘2rBeat’and is part of the World Champion Beatboxers ‘The Beatbox Collective’ and also a member of legendary UK A Cappella group’ The Magnets’. A seasoned stage and festival Artiste, his shows have taken him from Glastonbury to New York’s Times Square. A true creative force and one of the finest Beatboxers the world has to offer.

 

@mightykidsbeatboxcomedyshow @mightykidsbeatboxcomedyshow @themightykids

www.jarredchristmas.co.uk  www.hobbitbeats.co.uk www.comedy-festival.co.uk