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Paul Merton’s Impro Chums: European Tour 2019

Paul Merton, one of the UK’s best-loved performers, and his much acclaimed Impro Chums are wonders of nature,bringing joy and improvised hilarity wherever they go.
Each night, Paul and the Chums create a new and unique comedy show. Taking audience suggestions, they use their finely honed improvisational skills tocreate cascades of fantastic, tumbling laughter.

The Impro Chums are Paul Merton, Suki Webster, Richard Vranch, Lee Simpson and Mike McShane, who have been performing together for twenty years. BAFTA-Award winning Paul has been a fixture on the UK comedy scene since the 1980s, and was voted one of the ten greatest wits of all time – alongside Oscar Wilde, Spike Milligan and Nöel Coward – in a Guardianpublic poll. He has been a member of the London improvisation group The Comedy Store Players since 1985, and still performs with them regularly.  Coming to public attention on Channel 4 improv show Whose Line Is It Anyway?, he cemented his beloved status as a team captain on BBC1’s long-running and hugely popular quiz, Have I Got News For You.

Join Paul Merton’s Impro Chums for an extraordinary evening of hilarious improvised delight.

‘You could see this every night and never tire of it… They continue to be the finest exponents of the improv art.’ ««««« The Mirror
‘Merton’s Chums are some of the most seasoned performers in this field and know just how to work the games, the suggestions and the audience for maximum effect…. Pure hilarity’««««« British Theatre Guide
‘These are masters of their craft and there wasn’t a dull moment. Terrific fun’Manchester Evening News
‘A masterful demonstration of improvised comedy’ Daily Telegraph