COMEDY AT THE COURT HOUSE
The Court House, New Street, Dudley
The Elvis Dead|Barry Dodds|Wayne Beese (MC)
The Elvis Dead
The Elvis Dead is the genius creation of Black Country comic Rob Kemp. An audio/visual mash-up concert show, telling the story of Evil Dead 2 through the classic songs of Elvis Presley, and a love letter to both. Standing ovations and award nominations have rolled in all over the country ever since - a real must see!
"A gory cult classic" The Guardian
"A one man Rocky Horror show" Daily Telegraph
"A mind bending, very funny and extraordinary performance" Beyond The Joke
"The blood-splattered feelgood hit of the summer" Chortle
Winner - Best Newcomer - Chortle Awards 2018
Winner - Outstanding Show - Amused Moose Awards 2017
Winner - Best Performer - Comedian's Choice Awards 2017
Winner - Best Show & Best Musical Show - Leicester Comedy Festival 2017
Winner - Best Live Show & Best Alternative Act - Midlands Comedy Awards 2017
Charms audiences with his unique brand of disarming wit and wry, down-to-earth observational humour. A talented storyteller, who uses whimsical imagery and evocative observations, Barry is an assured act, with regular bookings at many of the UK’s top comedy clubs including The Stand, XS Malarkey and The Glee Club.
Wayne Beese (MC)
Our resident MC, described by Joe Lycett as "one of the sharpest comperes I have ever had the pleasure of working with".