About the Show/Event
Information for Comedians of the Third Age - Old Dogs, New Schtick, Great Gig at Cockpit Theatre, Inner London (Comedy). Chris Orr is MC for the first Comedians of the Third Age show. The lineup includes Ronnie Golden - a musical comedy legend who has performed with Rik Mayall, French and Saunders and Barry Cryer amongst many others that we won't be listing as the rest of us need a look in! Also on the bill is Charmian Hughes who has been described as "mad Aunt on Acid" Dominion Post New Zealand, and "captivating, irresistible, lights up show" The Scotsman. For more stuff click on www.charmianhughes.co.uk Finally completing the lineup working both as solo acts and together as The Odd Couple Chris Orr and Rikki Tarascas. Chris is returning to stand up after a break of thirty years (he's performed four successful tryout slots and is raring to go). In the hiatus he has continued to keep up comic skills by many improv performances. In 2017 he was the face of butter for Christmas (the glamour of showbiz). Here's a little clip from Chris https://youtu.be/_LBPB8p1Pz0 Rikki is also a veteran improviser like Chris. Currently developing a beatnik poetry show and other character based comedy shows. He has performed in many past comedy festivals including Brighton. In the 80s he was based in Manchester and was part of the thriving comedy and theatre scene there. For more information click here https://padlet.com/rikkitarascas/8rzzw9tic88c
Approximate runtime 120minutes (including any interval).