Tom Neenan

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Previously known as one half of the critically acclaimed Gentlemen of Leisure, Tom Neenan’s solo comedy is famed for its inspired characters and fast paced, evocative  storytelling. He debuted his first solo show ‘The Haunting At Lopham House’ in 2014 which became a sell out success receiving numerous 4 and 5 star reviews from top publications. His 2015 show The Andromeda Paradox performed equally well while 2016 saw Tom Neenan’s third show play to sell out audiences and receive exclusively 4 and 5 star reviews.

Tom’s Radio 4 comedy show The Hauntening, which he writes and stars in, will broadcast in 2017.

Quotes:

“Intelligent. Cultured. Literate. I laughed anyway”  – Emo Phillips

“Sustained and Consistent Brilliance” – The Guardian

“Very funny… Neenan inhabits the rogue’s gallery of characters with great panache” (4 stars, Telegraph)

“Gloriously Entertaining,… A highlight of my Fringe” (5 stars, Scotsman)

“A master class in arch, tongue-in-cheek, but still incredibly clever comedy” – (5 stars, Three Weeks)

“A one man narrative juggernaut” – (4 stars, The List)

“Quality and nuance of characterization” (4 stars, The Skinny)

“A masterful storyteller” – (5 stars, Fringe Biscuit)

Credits:

STAGE
VAUDEVILLE Various Berk’s Nest Productions David Reed
THE ANDROMEDA PARADOX Various Ditto Productions David Reed
THE HAUNTING AT LOPHAM HOUSE Various Ditto Productions Simon Eves
THE GENTLEMEN OF LEISURE PRESENT: THE BRITISH MUSEUM Various Monster Comedy Nish Kumar & Tom Neenan
THE GENTLEMEN OF LEISURE PRESENT: THE DEATH OF THE NOVEL Various The Gentlemen Of Leisure Thom Tuck
Television
NISH KUMAR’S CHRISTMAS Tom Lucy Lumsden Lucy Lumsden
RADIO
THE GENTLEMEN OF LEISURE’S GUIDE TO THE BRITISH MUSEUM Tom Radio 4 Extra Comedy Club Laura Grimshaw

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