Manford’s Comedy Club

NEW ACT OF THE YEAR – Regional Heat @ Hope Mill Theatre

Jason Manford has announced the launch of the Manford’s Comedy Club ‘New Act of the Year’ 2020 competition following the success of the inaugural event this year. Manford’s Comedy Club will once again be searching the country for the next big star!

Jason Manford will host for the Grand Final of the competition and will be joined by a panel of judges to help choose the best act along with the audience vote. The winner will receive a £1000 prize, progression spots with Manford’s Comedy Clubs, be presented with an award trophy and also invited to appear as a guest on Jason Manford’s Absolute Radio show. The runner up will receive a prize of £250 and the chance to progress with Manford’s Comedy Clubs.

Regional heats:
Southampton – The Stage Door: Friday 31st Jan
Manchester – Hope Mill Theatre: Sunday 1st March
Nelson – The ACE Centre: Saturday 28th March

Doors at 6:30pm
Show starts: 7:30pm
Tickets: £5

Book tickets –

Production Information




One Night Only!



Show Dates

1st of March, 7:30pm

Running Time: TBC

Interval: TBC

Any Warnings: No

Age Restriction: 14+