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Terry Wogan Screams

North Wave

Fri 10th Feb
22:35 (
60 mins)
Comedy
Character Comedy / Game / Interactive
Tickets from £17.00
Venue: Crypt
Age Guidance: 12+

Genteel nightmare Terry Wogan is back to create the world’s greatest gameshow. They tried to stop him but they couldn’t.

There are too many gameshows and Sean Morley (North Wave) and Benjamin Alborough (Weirdos Comedy Collective) reunite to sort this out. Ever wanted to play Who Wants to be a Pointless University Blankety Song Contest? Now’s your chance. But be warned; Terry might attempt to disrupt this process by flogging minidisk players.

All changes to gameshow rulesets voted on by the audience will be incorporated unconditionally. The only rule is that there are no rules! Providing that the no-rule rule obtains assent through the official rule making process.

“Joyful, wonderful fun” – Guardian, on The Glang Show
“Has no right to be as funny as he is” – EdFringeReview, on Benjamin Alborough
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ – The Scotsman, on Sean Morley

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Fri 10th Feb
10.35pm
Crypt
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North Wave

North Wave is an alternative comedy collective based in Sheffield and Manchester most prominently known for pandemic North of England simulator "Escape the North" and Sean Morley's touring anarchic comedy anti-competition "The Glang Show”.

Benjamin Alborough is a prolific multidisciplinary comedy writer-performer who has spent the last couple of years touring with his show ABSOLUTE MONOPOLY; a chaotic, interactive remake of the classic board game Each year he co-hosts "Morlvision" with Sean Morley; an online community arts stream with comedy elements. In addition to projects in development with Channel 4, Benjamin is a member of Weirdos Comedy Collective.

Sean Morley is a comedian and twitch streamer. He is the co-creator of "Escape the North", an interactive North of England simulator where teams of viewers navigate a horror-tinged version of Manchester in a quest to save their nan. His shows "SOON I WILL BE DEAD AND MY BONES WILL BE FREE TO WREAK HAVOC UPON THE EARTH ONCE MORE" and "I APOLOGISE FOR MY RECENT BEHAVIOUR" enjoyed runs at the Soho Theatre following Edinburgh Fringe runs in 2018 and 2019.

Alice Lloyd-Davies and Will Orton are Weak Knees: a formidable theatre and comedy producing entity that loves joints and opposes strength. They have worked on the multi Olivier nominated production of Anything Goes (TTP – BARBICAN SEASON and UK TOUR), The Rocky Horror Show (TTP, INTERNATIONAL TOUR), The Silliad: Improvised Myths & Legends (EDFRINGE), Mimma (GWB - CADOGAN HALL), Twelfth Night and Much Ado (HandleBards - UK and INTERNATIONAL TOURS). Terry Wogan Screams is their first joint venture.

Press & Reviews

Praise for previous work


The Guardian - "an immaculate conception" - on North Wave


For Sean Morley:
The Skinny - ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ "A fulfilling and uncompromisingly gleeful hour of comedy."
The Scotsman - ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Fest Mag - ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Wee Review - ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ 


For Benjamin Alborough:
Edfringe Review - ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “Has no right to be as funny as he is” 
West End Wilma - ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ 
Everything Theatre - ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

Cast & Creative Team Creator/Performer: BENJAMIN ALBOROUGH
Creator/Performer: SEAN MORLEY
Co-Producer: Alice Lloyd-Davies
Co-Producer: Will Orton


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