According to The Stage, "JLA's Real Variety Show is known throughout the entertainment industry as being the best in the business.” It has uncovered dozens of stand-ups, musical comedians and visual acts from around the world, and provided an industry ‘premiere’ for the likes of Bill Bailey, Dara O Briain, Jimmy Carr, Michael McIntyre, Rob Brydon, Jason Manford, Rhod Gilbert and Kevin Bridges.
SHOWING ALL 2009
Mock the Week’s Hugh Dennis introduces a bevvy of talent. The new wave of stand-up is represented by Jon Richardson, Jack Whitehall, Kevin Bridges and Alun Cochrane. Meanwhile Strictly dancers Fortuna and Rihanoff defy gravity, whilst James Rhodes and The Red Hot Chilli Pipers add flawless musicianship.