The Penny Dreadfuls

The Penny Dreadfuls. Image shows from L to R: Humphrey Ker, David Reed, Thom Tuck. Copyright: BBC.

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Sketch show starring Humphrey Ker, David Reed and Thom Tuck performed on the following days in August 2010...

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The biggest comedy troupe of the festival, The Penny Dreadfuls, present their much-anticipated return to their original format - sketch comedy. A brand new show of sketches and characters premiering at this year's festival in the fantastic Pleasance One venue at the Pleasance Courtyard. Do come. From the critically acclaimed 'Aeneas Faversham Trilogy', 'The Never Man', Radio 4's 'Guy Fawkes' and 'The Brothers Faversham'. As seen on BBC2 and BBC3. 'Simply unmissable' ***** (ThreeWeeks); 'Pythonic, Blackaddery excellence' ***** (List); 'Consistently and constantly had the audience in hysterics' ***** (Edinburgh Evening News).

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Humphrey Ker Self
David Reed Self
Thom Tuck Self