Story by: Jack Foley
A VERY special one-off coming together of Star Wars and comedy
is to take place before a packed house of fans at The Comedy Store
on Monday, May 9.
1999 Perrier Nominee Terry Alderton, 1998 Perrier Nominee Ed
Byrne, Hattie Hayridge (Red Dwarf) and 1994 Perrier Best Newcomer
Scott Capurro are all appearing to celebrate the classic saga.
Joe Cornish (Adam and Joe Show) will be introducing several of
his popular Star Wars short films and there will be a special
musical number by comedian Mitch Benn.
Twentieth Century Fox have kindly
agreed to show the latest trailer of Star Wars: Episode III -
Revenge of the Sith (released ten days later on May 19) and provide
other very special Star Wars film material.
The evening will also include on duty Stormtroopers and other
Star Wars dressed characters, original music, surprises and loads
of great official promotional giveaways.
Tickets on sale now at £15 from Comedy Store/Ticketmaster.
This night is in support of Comic Relief (registered charity
326568). At least 50% of the sale proceeds from tickets will go
to help some of the very poorest and most vulnerable people here
in the UK and Africa.
Monday, May 9, 2005 – Doors 6.30pm, for Show 8pm
The Comedy Store, 1a Oxendon Street, SW1Y 4EE