Two of the UK’s top performers coming to Preston’s The Ferret

Posted on - 24th March, 2022 - 7:00pm | Author - | Posted in - Comedy, Preston City Centre, Preston News, Pubs, Things to Do in and around Preston, University campus, What's On in Preston
Comedian Jonny Pelham
Comedian Jonny Pelham

Two of the UK’s top performers are to make an appearance at The Ferret.


Comedian Jonny Pelham is going to bring his touring show, while poet Toria Garbutt is to going come for a one-off gig.

On Thursday 31 March, Pelham will perform ‘Off Limits’, a show that has struck many audiences with its humour and controversial subject matter on personal experiences of child abuse.

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The comedian’s career sky-rocketed since he first performed the controversial show at Edinburgh Fringe in 2019 and has produced his own short film Late Bloomer released as part the Sky Comedy Shorts season on Sky Arts.

Spoken-word artist Toria Garbutt
Spoken-word artist Toria Garbutt

On Sunday 24 April, spoken-word artist Garbutt will perform a unique one-off gig at The Ferret.

The poet is John Cooper Clarke’s regular support act for his national tours, and is one of the UK’s most exciting performers with her honest writing and performance that has won her a huge following across the country.

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The performances are organised by Enjoy the Show, an independent events company bringing some of the UK’s best performers and theatre shows to Lancashire to fill a gap in the market and introduce new audiences to arts and culture events.

Tickets for the two shows are available from Preston-based tickets company Skiddle. For more details visit the Enjoy the Show website.

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