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Comedy at Turtle with Headliner Slim

Stand Up Comedy in Reading is back. Mates Rates Comedy is proud to present Comedy @ Turtle with Headliner Slim.

Mates Rates Comedy has teamed up with The Purple Turtle to bring you the best acts from the UK comedy scene.

We will have TV names, up and coming circuit comics and as always, you will be guided along by our trusty MC Carl Richard.

The show takes place at The Purple Turtle on Friday 22 October between 7:30pm-9:30pm (doors open 7:00pm).

Early Bird - £10.50

Super Advanced - £12.50

Advanced - £15.00

On Door - £17.50 (subject to availability)


Slim is one of the UK’s biggest stand up stars and the undisputed king of the Black British comedy circuit. Physical, ebullient and unashamedly for the people, his multi award winning 20 year career has seen him perform to thousands all over the world.

‘One of this country’s best comedians’ Huffington Post

Geoff Steel

Geoff Steel is an unreserved and unrelenting force in comedy with an ‘incredibly honest’ style. A seemingly perfect balance between insanity and hilarity. His prowess on stage is only surpassed by his ability to make you choke on your drink.

“ramshackle Maverick” Comedy Ladder

“aggressively passive” Havana laugh

“relaxed and hilarious” Pamela Hilton

Ashish Suri

Winner, the 'Honk Show' at the Moth Club

Second, King Gong, Comedy Store, London (Jan-2020)

Guidence around social distancing will be provided closer to the event.

Lineup subject to change.