Dodging cultural and literal bullets, Israeli incursions and religion, Mark Thomas and his team set out to run a comedy club for two nights in the Palestinian city of Jenin. Only to find it’s not so simple to celebrate freedom of speech in a place with so little freedom. Jenin refugee camp, home to Jenin Freedom Theatre and to people with a wealth of stories to tell. Mark tells this story alongside two of its actors and aspiring comics, Faisal Abu Alhayjaa and Alaa Shehada.  A story about being yourself in a place that wants to put you in a box.

Comedian Geoff Norcott extends spring tour due to overwhelming public demand, with an autumn leg also now on sale. In addition to his live comedy work, Geoff is correspondent for BBC2’s The Mash Report and will so been seen the the new series of Live At The Apollo.  Geoff has also guested on BBC1’s Question Time, BBC2’s Daily Politics and BBC Radio 4’s The Now Show. 2018 will see Geoff star in his own BBC Radio 4 stand up special.

Fresh from hosting Live at the Apollo and another total sell out run at the Edinburgh Fringe, Dane Baptiste takes his third smash hit show G.O.D. (Gold. Oil. Drugs.) on an extended World Tour for 2018. Cornfield Magazine chats to the acclaimed comic ahead of his gig at Birmingham’s Glee Club. His UK leg features 21 dates including 5 dates at London’s Soho Theatre. The show will also head to Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Estonia, The Netherlands, Belgium, Latvia, Finland and Dubai with more countries being added…

Arguably the most successful reggae band in the world, UB40 have enjoyed a triumphant musical career that has taken them all over the world, performing in countless venues to audiences of thousands. This year, to mark the band’s 40th anniversary, UB40 will release a much-anticipated new album featuring original tracks, and will continue to perform live shows around the globe. Since the band started in 1978, UB40 have impressively produced 39 UK Top 40 hit singles, spent a total of 6 weeks at number one, and have accumulated 238 weeks in the UK Top 40 charts. From the very beginning, the band has been renowned for creating music with a cause.

Pop icon Kim Wilde is heading out on a brand new 19-date UK tour in spring 2018. The multi-award-winning artist – who has sold more than 30 million records worldwide – is currently completing work on her 14th studio album 'Here Come The Aliens'. Kim is delighted to announce she will take to the road across England, Scotland and Wales in March and April with her HERE COME THE ALIENS TOUR 2018 – her first full UK tour since 1982. 

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