The Noise Next Door - Comedy Improv Group
A fantastic improv troupe who act out hilarious sketches based on audience suggestions.
The boys - two Toms, Charlie, Sam and Matt, will also perform a unique boyband ballad using words and themes from the audience. Take a look at the video clip below and you'll see what we mean!
Their talents are many and various:
Charlie is a Brighton lad with a taste for high society and the finer things in life. Expensive wines,exotic cheeses and introspective poetry…Charlie is essentially a bit of a ponce. He trained as an actor and theatre director at the University of Kent and spent one year in California. specialising in improvisation, and graduated in 2008 with a Masters in ‘Directing’. He has written comedy sketches for radio and stage and also trained in Commedia Dell’Arte all of which come together in Charlie’s ludicrous characters and intricate word play in his improv.
Sam’s Italian heritage has instilled him with a fiery passion for life, a flagrant disregard for traffic laws and an uncontrolable need to offer parmesan and black pepper to anyone he sees eating. He developed his comedy skills at the Commedia Dell’Arte and has performed and taught in South America and at the University of Kent. Having spent time on the London comedy circuit, Sam graduated with a masters degree in ‘Stand Up Comedy’ and reached the final of the ‘Paramount Comedy’s’ Funniest Student 2008. His cheeky banter and wit meld into his feisty improvised antics.
Tom spent his formative years in the deepest, darkest corner of rural Devon ut was not equipped for manual labour. Instead he an intellectual path and is now technically the world’s most educated troll. he has a background in contemporary theatre and performance art, with a masters degree in ‘Contemporary Performance Practice from the University of Kent’. He has performed and written comedy for a musical sketch group and stand up, but his passion is improv where his vivid storytelling and musical ability come to life.
Matt was born in Kenya and raised in Kent. He performed his first improv show when he was just sixteen and has been developing the genre ever since. Matt graduated from university with a Masters degree in ‘Film Making’ and has written, directed and starred in various film, TV and theatre pieces. A born comedian, Matt’s infectious enthusiasm and incredible physicality make him an awesome improviser.
The other Tom was born in North Yorkshire but was raised on army bases all over the world. He has been writing and performing comedy for many years and has worked the comedy circuit for the last few years with his sharp wit and original comedy songs. After studying for a Masters degree in ‘Stand Up Comedy’ Tom reached the final of the ‘Paramount Comedy’s Funniest Student’ competition in 2008. Tom has been pivotal in pioneering improv in the south east and brings his charming persona and ingenious instant lyrics to the stage.
“The boys were great. Very very funny and they were exactly what we needed to get the party started! …I had a chat with a few of them afterwards and I believe they had a good chat with my boss, our MD. He said he would definitely use them again so that’s great feedback for them.” Channel 5
“The Noise Next Door were absolutely fantastic! They were the best live comedy I have ever seen! It was a perfect end to a great day.” Office Friendly Dealers Associates
“We are very excited to have the noise next door back for this event!” Marriott Hotels
“They were fantastic and a great success with our staff.” AEGIS