Regular comedy night returns to The Public

A regular night of comedy, Sit Down, Stand Up, featuring five outstanding acts for just £10, returns to The Public in West Bromwich on 7 June. 


WitTank Photo: Idil Sukan

WitTank Photo: Idil Sukan

The quarterly comedy night, held in association with the Avalon Comedy Network, will feature some of the best known names in live comedy in the UK.

Headlining June’s show will be comedy three-piece, WitTank.  Star’s of BBC’s ‘Live at the Electric’, the comedy troupe are known for their “imaginative, energetic and surreal sketches” and dubbed, ‘ones to watch’ by Metro.

The evening will also see performances from politics nerd and pop culture obsessive, Gráinne Maguire, Russell Howard’s Good News star, Tom Craine, the high paced, Harriet Dyer and #HashTagFunny finalist Daniel Nicholas.

Having established themselves as one of the leading comedy venues in the Black Country, throughout 2013 some of the biggest stars of tomorrow will appear at the regular comedy night including Paul McCaffrey.

With previous headliners of the much loved Comedy Network including the likes of Al Murray, Frank Skinner, Lee Nelson and Russell Howard, visitors to The Public will be provided with a unique opportunity to catch the future stars of the comedy scene in an intimate setting.

Sit Down, Stand Up takes place at The Public on Friday 7 June 2013 at 8pm.  Tickets are £10 advance, £12 on the door, and are available via or by calling 0121 533 7161.