Mike Milligan is an established act, with many years experience on the national and international comedy circuit; including the Comedy Storeand Jongleurs’ clubs as a regular compere.
He is also a resident compere at Newcastle’s Hyena Comedy Cafe , which was acclaimed as ‘ One of the top ten comedy clubs in the country’.( Daily Telegraph).
He works regularly as an after dinner speaker & entertainer ; providing a successful blend of material ,delivery and audience interaction that can be tailored to meet the needs of most events or clients.
Mike has written and performed for t.v and radio, including; Spender, Byker Grove, Catherine Cookson dramas, Justice for Gemma (Granada) ,B.B.C’s Ross King Show, Radio 4’s Afternoon Shift and Weekending ,The Paddy Kielty Show, Danni’s Dares (Ch.4) and Running Jokes (Yorkshire T.V)
He provided the voiceover for Viz Comic’s highly successful Sid the Sexist video ,as well as performing his character live in concert at Newcastle City Hall.
“ Cracking paced show won the audience over with quality gags and observations.. hecklers were gleefully seized upon.” The Journal
“ A name to watch out for.” Daily Telegraph
“Snappy ,sharp and packed full of belly laughs.. stole the show.”
Edinburgh Evening News
“ Jongleur’s Compere Mike Milligan did a superb job warming up the audience and skilfully brought the second half to an effective crescendo with his cheeky style.” Nottingham Evening Post
“Top northern stand up”Sunday Times Culture Magazine
“ Fresh, entertaining and engaging….. he unified a very broad range of clients into an audience with hilarious material and improvisation. I have already booked him for next year’s annual dinner”
Ian Dormer, Confederation of British Industry
“ Brilliant. Mike judged his delivery and material exactly right for the audience at this very important presentation. They all thoroughly enjoyed the show”
Chris Jowsey M.D Newcastle Federation Breweries