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Planet Mirth 15 - Comedy in Ulverston Town
  • Laurel and Hardy Museum
    Brogden Street
    LA12 7AH
5 of the finest acts from the international comedy circuit - this event often sells out - please book early to avoid disappointment!
Rich Wilson
(Rich wasn't able to make our Christmas gig so heads up from London to headline this one!)

"A very very funny man." Frank Skinner.

Rob Beckett Tour Support

Winner of the prestigious Best International Act award NZ Comedy Festival in 2016, nominated for the same award in 2017. After 13 years as a working comedian, entertaining the troops, supporting Rob Beckett, Tom Stade and living 46 years as a mordern man, Rich is full of stories.


Meryl O'Rourke
Current Frankie Boyle tour support. She supported him in 2016, 14, 12, 11 and 2010 at the Hammersmith Apollo. In his book Work!Consume!Die! he calls Meryl "Inspiringly funny".

Meryl's cheeky routines of dysfunctionality get her choice gigs.
These include Headlining for Hot Water, Hull Comedy Lounge...; Gigging for Last Laugh, Manfords, Just The Tonic, CKP, Bearcat, Banana etc

She is a highly praised gag writer, a stolen joke of hers went viral on Facebook, reaching at least 100,000 likes and 15 million views (at last count!)

A sought after gag writer, Meryl has most recently written for
Mock the Week, New World Order, Dress To Impress & Frankies Tour Of Scotland

Her solo stand up show Bad Mother was a hit at Edinburgh festival. Directed by Foster's Comedy Award nominee Thom Tuck, it received 5 star reviews and was The Times Critic's Choice.

Harriet Dyer
As seen at Hot Water, The Frog, The Stand, Glee, Manford's, Avalon, Gilded Balloon, Piccadilly Comedy Club etc.
"I regularly gig overseas, i've had three critically acclaimed Edinburgh Fringe shows, two of which have been featured on BBC Live At The Fringe. In 2017 I was part of the prestigious Big Value Showcase for Just The Tonic.

Most recently I've been on Sarah Millican's, "Elephant in the Room" on BBC Radio 4 and Russel Howard and Friends. I also do a lot of corporate events with my specialist award winning mental health show and Q&A. People i've done this for include ITV and BBC.

Ive also stand-up currently on BBC iPlayer, been featured on BBC Radio 4 Extra thrice, been a guest host on The Jason Manford Show on Absolute Radio plus BBC Ouch, BBC Live at The Fringe 2016, 2018 and BBC Knock Knock with Helen Lederer. Have also just filmed a short for BBC3. "
Lovdev Barpaga

"One of the most brilliant daft comics you will ever see"- Joe Lycett
Crowned as the UK Pun Champion at Leicester Comedy festival in 2017.
Lovdev also featured on the line up for Big Value at Edinburgh Festival 2013 and BBC Asian Network Live.


Special Guest TBC

Tickets, priced at £11.50 are available from this link
Tickets also available without booking fee from the Laurel and Hardy Museum, Brogden Street, in person or on 01229-582292

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