James Alderson (MC)
Funny man James Alderson is back as our compere for the evening. Those of you who have attended our previous comedy nights will be familiar with James' antics. He's not afraid to say what he thinks, but always makes the audience (especially the front row) feel very welcome!
Fresh from her Meaningless tour, we welcome Jen Brister, critically acclaimed stand up comedian, writer and actor. She is a regular performer on the UK and international comedy circuits, and has toured extensively, performing with among others, Frankie Boyle and Russell Brand. Jen has also recently recorded stand up for Live at the Apollo which will be aired in December. A mother of pre-school twins, her take on life will resonate with many parents in the audience.
Rob performs stand-up with music, creating impressive rock soundscapes with jokes. He is one of the most in-demand headliners on the UK circuit, with solo shows at the Edinburgh Fringe. His late-night, live-music comedy pop quiz Beat This is a festival institution, on London’s South Bank, at Wales’ Green Man and many more comedy festivals.
Chris McCausland is a stand up comedian and actor. He is also the only professional comedian in the world who is blind, and after performing stand-up since 2003, is firmly established at the very top of the UK’s live comedy circuit, pefroming at all of the country’s major clubs including the world famous Comedy Store in the heart of London’s West-End.
Berkhamsted Ukulele Random Players (BURP) will be entertaining us from 6pm until the comedy starts, to get the crowd warmed up. BURP cover a huge range of traditional and modern classics along with humorous arrangements. Look out for Cry me a River, Barcelona, Cecilia and The Time Warp.
This website details the:
Berkhamsted Beer Festival -
A Celebration of the Chilterns,
a not-for-profit event.
We hope this continues to be an annual beer festival and we thank all the local breweries, our CAMRA volunteers and the musicians for their support.
The acts and times are subject to change
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