A bedazzling show from “a true original and a legend in the making” (The Guardian).
Prepare yourself for playful experiments in happy making from the Edinburgh Comedy Award – Best Newcomer nominee.
Proof that it’ll be worth your big bucks:
Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year – Winner
Chortle Comedy Award for Innovation – Winner
“Imagine there was no Ben Target. The world would unquestionably be a darker, less interesting place” **** (Chortle.co.uk)
“A joy to be part of” **** (Skinny)
“A breath of fresh, daft air” (List)
“This work in progress show is a beautiful, gentle, touching thing” (The Scotsman)
As seen and heard on:
BBC 2, BBC 3, Channel 4, All 4, Comedy Central, BBC Radio 4, Absolute Radio.
Ben Target is a comedian and performance artist, known for his innovative solo shows, award-winning collaborations with comedians and his performances on Comedy Central, Channel 4, BBC 3, BBC 2, All 4 and Absolute Radio. He also recently starred in hit BBC Radio 4 sitcom "The Dream Factory". This is his first solo show since 2019.
If you like comedians with awards then here are Ben's:
Edinburgh Comedy Award, nominee
Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year, winner
Amused Moose Award for Best Show, winner
Chortle Award for Comedy Innovation, winner
Chortle Award for Comedy Innovation, double nominee
Time Out Recommended
Press & Reviews
Praise for previous work:
The Guardian "A true original and a legend in the making"
The Scotsman “Impressively funny”
The List, four stars, “A breath of fresh, daft air”
The Skinny, four stars, “A joy to be part of”
Morning Star, five stars, "A brilliant performer in his own right"
The Guardian "One of very few comics who manages to do something new with the art form while keeping an audience thoroughly entertained"
Cast & Creative Team Writer & Performer: Ben Target