Ben Norris is a highly experienced and hugely well respected stand up comedian. He has been performing comedy since 1993, because of this he has developed an incredibly relaxed stage persona; with an innate ability to improvise, as well as deliver sharply crafted material. Therefore he is a regular headliner on the UK comedy circuit and has performed around the world, in: Prague, New Zealand, Australia, Hong Kong, South Africa, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Singapore, Manilla, Bangkok, Tokyo and the Isle of Wight.
Ben Norris has performed at comedy festivals the world over and has a wealth of experience, in the tricky art of TV warm up. Ben has appeared on a range of different television shows, such as ‘Mock the Week’ and ‘Never Mind the Buzzcocks’. He is also the cousin of actor Martin Freeman. He was the warm up man for the 7th series of Mock the Week and at one stage had to stand in for Frankie Boyle, who became ill moments before filming started.
More recently, Ben has excelled at presenting many high profile corporate events and award shows. You may also have heard Ben’s voice on ad campaigns for Carling and Emirates, among others.
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Matthew Willetts MA is the Director of Comicus who has over 35 years experience in television, film, theatre, and comedy club/cabaret entertainment, working as a performer, screenwriter, producer and agent. He lectured at Southampton Solent University in Comedy, Screenwriting, Television, Theatre & Radio. Matthew can sometimes be seen and heard on TV & Radio and often quoted in the national press and media publications. As well as speaking regularly at festivals and industry conferences, he has been a judge at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and the Montreux Television Festival.
Some reviews ofBen Norris
Strolls through his material with the laid back charm of a Jazz saxophonist.
An acerbic attitude, a well-stocked arsenal of sharp lines and the wherewithal to work any crowd make Norris one of the more engaging and enjoyable comics on the circuit.