More star names added to comedy line-up

WELLS Comedy Festival has revealed its third batch of shows for 2024 with more of the best comedians in the country heading to the city this May.

The new announcement includes work-in-progress shows from The Mash Report star Nish Kumar, and poet/comedian Tim Key performing a spooky work-in-progress and a chat about his book. They join fellow Wells favourites Harriet Kemsley, Sara Barron and Stuart Goldsmith, while making their Wells debuts are musical comedy duo Flo & Joan, QI star Kemah Bob, Radio 4 star Priya Hall, Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee Ania Magliano and podcaster/author/stand-up Amy Annette.Also appearing are the already announced James Acaster, Harry Hill, Rich Hall, John Kearns, Desiree Burch, Jessica Fostekew, and many more.

Wells Comedy Festival will take place over the weekend of May 24-26. The venues are Wells Little Theatre and Cedars Hall.

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The Wells Comedy Festival was founded in 2015. Previous line-ups have included Stewart Lee, Rhod Gilbert, Alexei Sayle, Sara Pascoe, Joe Lycett and Bridget Christie.

Wells Voice is the Festival’s official media partner.