Fri 15th April 2016

Acts (click the act for more info)

Richard Garaghty

Richard has been amazing audiences as an actor, comedian and street performer for over 20 years. He has performed his hugely popular one man street show at many theatre festivals across the world including at the famous Covent Garden, Edinburgh Fringe Festival, The National Theatre, The Smirnoff Comedy Festival and the Cape Town Street Theatre Festival.
Other highlights include being part of the Rolling Stones World tour, starring in the Open University programme Ever Wondered on BBC2 and making guest appearances with Spymonkey at The Purcell Rooms, Glastonbury and at the Edinburgh Fringe.
Acting roles include a leading role in a several Dr. Who BBC Radio plays, starring in the West End in the acclaimed play Monsieur D’eon, lead roles in BBC short films and playing one of the huge robots in CBBC hit Mission 2110. He works with Millennium FX regularly and this year has been an belly dancing Orangutang in a chocolate commercial, an Ape in Dubai with Dom Joly and recently in Star Wars!
Recently he has appeared as his comedy character Evel Kinell in The Shaftesbury Theatre in the West End, appeared twice in Doctor Who on BBC1 and made his feature film debut as the lead in “Back To the Garden” which was released nationwide in 2014.
He is an original member of Slightly Fat Features the award winning variety troupe.

Hattie Hatstar

Direct from The Peaks, Hattie is a big friend of Cabaret Boom boom. She has played gigs, cabarets and festivals all over the UK and Europe for over 17 years, including long stints in the UK, Netherlands, France, Portugal, Germany and Switzerland.  Years of experience busking and gigging has seen her grow into an excellent songwriter and a relaxed, funny and engaging performer.

Maynard Flipflap

International Fool, Maynard Flip Flap is a regular face at Cabaret Boom Boom, He has been entertaining audiences world wide for over 25 years, including appearances at Montreal Just for Laughs festival, Buckingham Palace and Jools Holland's Hootananay.

Maynard will balance your shoes on his nose, escape through a coathanger, get stuck in a Box and sing like a baby...anything to get a laugh!

With his fellow comperes from Cabaret Boom Boom, he has appeared on the BBC childens TV show The Slammer, where one audience member discribed him as 'reminiscent of Jacque Tati'.

Maynard is a crowned fool of Muncaster and has won awards with his street theatre show Daft as a Brush, he is a proud member of the 1st Yorkshire Unicycle Display Team, and has trained with eminent theatre teacher Philippe Gaulier.

Stewart Lodge

Stewart Lodge is a multi talented actor and character comedian who delights audiences all over with his silly and catchy comic songs about Dogs on bicycles, Wicker boats (Coracles) and the end of the world.

He is a regular compère at Cabaret Boomboom in Sheffield and Cabaret Saltaire in Bradford.

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Mr Herbert

Juggler, balancer and purveyor of preposterous and unlikely skills, Mr Herbert (Zoot) has been performing nationally and internationally for over 20 years. His shows are funny, friendly and presented with wit, charm and a certain fumbling grace.