WeGotTickets 2019 Musical Comedy Awards Final
Who will win the 11th WeGotTickets Musical Comedy Awards? Join us for a riotous celebration of the UK's best up and coming musical comedians to find out!
Since 2009, the MCA have helped to launch the likes of Abandoman, Rachel Parris, Mae Martin, Jay Foreman and Frisky and Mannish. If you enjoy acts that combine comedy with music such as Bill Bailey, Tim Minchin and Flight of the Conchords, you will love this show!
The final of the 2019 MCA will see ten finalists who have progressed through a series of heats at the Phoenix in London, battle it out at the Bloomsbury Theatre on April 13th, to win the musical comedy crown of this prestigious competition. A sell-out event every year since 2009.
Finalists already confirmed:
Paul 'Silky' White:
‘massively engaging guitar-playing stand-up whose instinctive rapport with audiences makes him welcome wherever he goes.’ Guardian Guide (Pick of the Week)
The Dragprov Revue:
★★★★★ - 'I do not have enough superlatives to describe how incredible this inimitable act is... Filled me with so much joy.'- The Pink Times
WINNER 2Northdown New Act of the Year 2019
★★★★ 'Sometimes surreal, often unusually perceptive, and always original and entertaining' - Female Arts Magazine
'Inventive and hilarious' - Broadway Baby
'Expert sense of timing with a controlled and confident delivery that had the audience in stitches. Hugely entertaining!'
- Ed Chappel, Founder of the MCA
‘Jet black, funny and unsettling’,/em> - Chortle
'Clearly an act that will be going places’ - Bruce Dessau
High energy musical comedian. Selection of choice song parodies mixed with innovative sample-based set implementing sound bites, raps, beatboxing, live voice-over and more.
Online viral star with over 50 Million views worldwide. Seen & heard on Radio 4, ITV, UNILAD, Metro, Viralthread, LOADED and more.
Matt Hutson is a delicate flower in a harsh world. When he feels, he feels, he really feels. Armed only with his guitar and a few poorly conceived coping strategies, Matt desperately tries to keep his shit together.
It's proper songwriting, not a cheap lyric swap.' – Chortle.
Featuring a special headline set from the Brett Domino Trio
'This YouTubing Leeds duo perform wonderfully inventive covers of pop songs, largely using the world's most underrated instrument: the keytar. Well worth catching.' Time Out
There will also be a set from our 2019 WeGotTickets MCA Best Newcomers, Hadfield & Swan!
Hosted by MCA legend Nick Horseman
An excellent hour of comedy" **** (British Comedy Guide)
"Very funny" **** (ThreeWeeks)
As the Musical Comedy Awards demonstrate, the genre is currently bursting with talent.' Time Out