The Arcadian supports leading city festival

The Arcadian, Birmingham

The Arcadian, a unique entertainment venue in Birmingham city centre.

The Arcadian has been announced as an official supporter of the Birmingham Comedy Festival for the third consecutive year.

Since launching in 2001, the Birmingham Comedy Festival has established itself as one of the city’s most popular arts festivals, mixing established names with fast-rising and new talent.

The next festival runs from Friday October 2 to Sunday October 13, with events taking place across the city. The Arcadian, which is owned and managed by leading commercial property company London & Cambridge Properties (LCP), is home to the Glee Club – renowned as one of the country’s top comedy venues.

A spokesperson for the festival, said: “We’re very pleased to welcome The Arcadian again as supporter to the festival. As well as being the home of The Glee Club for 20 years, the centre is also home to a variety of great bars, restaurants and other businesses – a major entertainment and leisure destination right in the heart of the city centre.”

Lina Higuita, centre manager for The Arcadian, said: “The Glee Club is one of the best known comedy venues in the Midlands, so seems fitting that we once again support the Birmingham Comedy Festival. We know how much Birmingham’s audiences love a good laugh so we are looking forward to welcoming some great comedy talent to the city.”

This year’s festival line-up will be announced over the summer. For more information, visit www.bhamcomfest.co.uk

The Arcadian, which is owned and managed by West Midlands-based LCP, is a unique entertainment venue in Birmingham city centre, located in the heart of vibrant Southside, Chinatown and the Theatre District. For more information about the Arcadian visit ww.thearcadian.co.uk

NOTES TO THE EDITOR

About London & Cambridge Properties (LCP)
London & Cambridge Properties (LCP) is one of the UK’s largest private owners of industrial, retail and office property to let. The company manages a portfolio in excess of 15 million square feet of commercial property across the UK, which is held for long-term investment purposes.
LCP uses its intensive management approach to enhance returns and maximise asset growth. The company is committed to further expansion by acquisition and development of quality commercial property to rent in key UK locations.

About Birmingham Comedy Festival
Birmingham Comedy Festival is a city-wide independent arts festival. Since 2001, it has played host to such acts as Peter Kay, Michael McIntyre, Lee Evans, John Bishop, Jimmy Carr, Alan Carr, Sarah Millican, Lenny Henry and The Fast Show.

MEDIA CONTACTS

For more details about London & Cambridge Properties, contact Paul Skipp: paul@barquespr.co.uk. Tel: 0121 233 2080

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