AFTERMIRTH – Adult comedy club that you can bring your baby to!


A ‘What’s On’ voluntary post for AFTERMIRTH & The Riverfront, Newport.


The journey of parenthood is a magical and maddening one so what better way to cope with it than through stand up comedy! AFTERMIRTH is an adult comedy club that you can bring your baby to.

Each month we’ll have 3 top circuit comedians delivering their usual club routines so the material is mature and sweary with the odd birth story flash back…. The only difference is it’s during the day. Babies under 18 months are welcome, but please don’t bring older toddlers because they tend to heckle!

This special afternoon gig has reduced amplification and a dimmed room so no one will notice those red eyes from sleepless nights. You’re encouraged to bottle, breast or Haribo feed and you can walk about or shake Mittens the Special Rabbit in order to soothe your offspring and no one will moan or mutter if your little one cries or screams.

There’s snacks and drinks available in the cafe too so treat yourself to cake and a Prosecco, you deserve it!

The gig is also open to parents, Aunts, Uncles, Grans, carers, in fact anyone who needs some afternoon comedy and doesn’t mind some cute babies in attendance.

AFTERMIRTH is lovingly curated and compered by Angie Belcher.

Event Details:

The Riverfront – A lively theatre and arts centre based in the centre of Newport City

Tuesday 19 November 11.30am – 1pm & Tuesday 17 December 11.30am – 1pm

Tickets – £8 in advance, £10 on the day

Please note! There’s limited space, ditch the buggy and bring a sling if you can.

For more information and to book, please visit – The Riverfront

Social media details are TheRiverfront and RiverfrontArts

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