BRIGHTON FRINGE 2009: STEVEN YOUNG
– The Pete Best of Comedy!
Dates: Saturday 23 May -- (Bank Holiday) Monday 25 May Time:
Ticket price: £5. The Fringe box Office, Phone: 01273 709
709, to book on-line go to...https://www.brightonfestivalfringe.org.uk/ticketing/login.aspx
Venue: Laughing Horse @ The Quadrant. Phone: 01273 220 084
Location: The Quadrant is in Brighton by the clock tower, at the
junction of North Street, West Street and Queens Road.
12 North Street Brighton, BN1 3FA
Additional Appearences: Laughing Horse Comedy Club Show @ The Quadrant
at 8:45 PM, 22-23 May.
Standup comedy about a yank living in the UK--Chickens become dinosaurs,
Jesus is a hitman and Winnie the Pooh goes to uni.
'...imagine Meatloaf doing stand-up - an hour comedy show that feels
every bit rock'n'roll as comedy.'
Producer - Laughing Horse Comedy
'Young is an accomplished, successful, effortless stand-up...good,
solid, confident, funny.'
'…he had half the audience wetting itself and the other half
slack jawed…funniest set they'd seen all year.'
Knuts Comedy Club
'Steve Young took the evening and authoritatively stamped it into
a night of legend.'
Steve is available
for gigs and can be contacted here.
Appearances include: Grass Roots Festival, The Goat Tavern in Green
Park-London, Rock on the Meadows-Stamford, The Espionage-Ebro, The
Edinburgh City Football Club, The Meridian-Ebro, The Meadow Bar-Ebro,
Miss Peterborough Pageant, The Venue-Sheffield, Eastwood Comedy
Club, Liberties Bar-Camden, White Hart-Corby, Brunswick Inn-Derby,
Mi Familia-Stamford, East of England Show Grounds-Peterborough,
Free Late Night Comedy Show-Meadow Bar Edinburgh, The Mitch and
Eric Show-C Building Edinburgh, Laughing Horse Free Pick of the
Fringe-Jekyll & Hyde Edinburgh, The Bridge Inn - Telford, Bonigton
Theatre - Nottingham, Lounge Bar - Ashby De La Zouch, Town Mill
- Mansfield, Kind Bar - Lincoln, Laughing Horse Free Fringe @ The
Jekyll and Hyde in Edinburgh, Ashby De La Zouch-Fun House Comedy
Club, Phil O’ Brady’s-Baton Rouge LA, Nottingham-The
Grosvenor Funhouse Comedy Club, Louisiana State University All Stars,
Bitch with Rich-Chicago, Derby Big Blue Comedy Club, Withem On the
Hill, Charters Bar-Red Nose Day Comedy Relief Special, Darby-Funhouse
Comedy Club, Leicester Ship of Fools-ITV 4 So You Think You're Funny
comedy competition, Nottingham-Funhouse Comedy Club, Knuts Comedy
Club, April Heresy Show @ The Jekyll and Hyde in Edinburgh, Grantham-Funhouse
Comedy Club, Bury St Edmunds House of the Rising Sun, Nottingham-Groucho’s,
Melton Mowbray-Funhouse Comedy Club, Castor Village Hall and Leicester
Funhouse Comedy Club.
Regularly appears at K’nuts in Peterborough and The
Voodoo Lounge, Stamford.
29 June2006, Darby-Runner Up Champion Funhouse Comedy Club champion
finals “Should I Stay or Should I Go-Gong Show.”
24 March 2006, Leicester-Winner “Should I Stay or Should
I Go-Gong Show,” at the Leicester Funhouse Comedy Club. http://www.funhousecomedy.co.uk/
August 2008: Edinburgh Fringe
Producer Laughing Horse Comedy "Steven
Young is a big American, with long hair and a powerful presence
and big voice – imagine Meatloaf doing stand-up - who commands
his audience from the stage with ease and produces an hour comedy
show that feels every bit rock'n'roll as comedy. I've seen Steve
many times at my own shows doing 20 minute sets, but this was
the first time I'd seen his full hour show and it was an impressive
13, April 07: Heresy at the Jekyll and Hyde
Tom Maxwell-critic, Evening News (Edinburgh) "Larger
13, April 07: Your Review - excerpts from the Evening
Dominic James-musician,"The American guy was the best!"
Darren Beatty-stockroom controller, "I liked the American
guy. He was really funny."
10 August, 06: Edinburgh Fringe "A
Failure on Two Continents"
John Fleming, Chortle: "Young is an accomplished, successful,
almost effortless stand-up…good, solid, confident, funny...
See him while there are still free seats."
Chortle Review - Edinburgh Fringe
Comedy Show "A Failure on Two Continents (August 2006)
Friday 10th March 2006,
from K’nuts Club-Peterborough.
WOW!!! We have had Steve at K’nuts before…every
time it is a completely different set. This man is a comic genius…If
this man was on TV I would stay at home and switch on the normally
Saturday 23rd June 20007
“This man was on fire.”
Friday 16th March 2007
“He's not just funny - he's dangerously persuasive.”
Thursday 8th December 06
"…he hit the stage running…his presence
dominated the room…had half the audience wetting itself and
the other half slack jawed…funniest set they'd seen all year."
Friday 18th November 06
"…a stage presence that is awesome. He grabbed the
audience and didn't let go. Funny, topical and frighteningly loveable…a