Ben Target: Work In Progress

Presented by Ben Target

Exquisite new ideas from ‘maverick physical comedian (and Edinburgh Best Newcomer nominee)’ (Guardian). ‘A joy to be part of’ **** (Skinny). ‘Unruly daftness’ (List). ‘Impressively funny’ (Scotsman).

Comedy
20:15 07 Feb
Travelling Through Bookshop - Lower Marsh
20:15
£6.50
1hr 00m
15+
Combo OfferInteractiveMember OfferTheatricalWork In Progress
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Dates

Thursday 7 February Thu 7 Feb 20:15 Book Now

About the company

Ben Target

Ben Target is a comedian and artist. Although untrained, he has been practicing for ten years. He havs written and performed for BBC2, BBC3, BBC Radio 4, Comedy Central, Channel 4, and Absolute Radio. His work explores togetherness through constructive play.

Comedy:

2011, Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year winner.

2012, Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer nominee.

2013, Chortle Comedy Innovation Award, two-time nominee.

2015, Amused Moose Best Show Comedy Award winner (ensemble).

2017, Chortle Comedy Innovation Award winner (ensemble).

Art:

Ben has had art installations commissioned for Royal Academy of Arts Architecture Festival (UK), New Designers (UK), London Brain Project (UK), State Library of Victoria & La Trobe University (Australia).

Praise:

‘Impressively funny’ (Scotsman).

‘Imagine there was no Ben Target. The world would unquestionably be a darker, less interesting place’ ???? (Chortle).

‘Target is a great find and will leave you warmed up physically, mentally, spiritually and emotionally’ ????½ (Adelaide Advertiser).

‘Ben Target is a breath of fresh, daft air’ (List).

‘A true original and a legend in the making’ (Guardian).

Credits

Ben Target - writer and performer

Press & Reviews

Praise for previous work:

Scotsman ‘Impressively funny’

Chortle (4 stars) ‘Imagine there was no Ben Target. The world would unquestionably be a darker, less interesting place’

Adelaide Advertiser (4.5 stars) ‘Target is a great find and will leave you warmed up physically, mentally, spiritually and emotionally’

List ‘Ben Target is a breath of fresh, daft air’

Guardian ‘A true original and a legend in the making’

Skinny (4 stars) ‘A joy to be part of’

Scotsman ‘Bewildering fun’

List ‘Unruly daftness’