“Psychic Ian D Montfort is, ‘a masterclass in improvisation, character comedy and mindreading” – Telegraph
With DJ Ivan Brackenbury, “Binns has his character nailed and he mines the comic seam, ruthlessly to create top-quality entertainment with practically universal appeal” – Guardian
The ventriloquist act, “Not only is the running gag a thing of comedy genius, but Binns tags it jaw-droppingly brilliantly” The Scotsman
Comedy genius Tom Binns – star of BBC sitcom Hospital People and as seen recently in Dictionary Corner on 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown – will be bringing his critically-acclaimed hilarious one man show to Whitchurch Civic Centre on Saturday December 7th.
We’ll see the psychic “spirit comedium” and bonkers hospital radio DJ Ivan Brackenbury, as well as meeting Tom’s family through the powers of ventriloquism.
This will be one of the finest comedy shows you have ever seen.
Tom is an award-winning and critically acclaimed character comedian working the international comedy festivals and the UK stand-up comedy circuit.
His ventriloquist act and alter egos hospital radio DJ Ivan Brackenbury and psychic spirit comedium (formerly Ian D Montfort) have won him more than 30 five star reviews and many awards both at home and abroad, including Fosters Comedy God and Best International Comedian.
He’s been nominated for the Edinburgh Comedy Award, Trident Comedy Award and Perth International Fringe Comedy Award (twice). He’s was voted a ‘Fosters Comedy God’, he’s won Best International Act at the New Zealand International Comedy Festival, Adelaide Fringe (twice), Nottingham International Comedy Festival and 3 Sony Gold Awards.
He’s been in BBC Shows Alan Partridge, Lee and Herring, Friday/Saturday Night Armistice and Channel 4 shows IT Crowd Drifters and Eight out of Ten Cats do Countdown and the feature films Going to Mecca and Eaten by Lions.