ONE of the stars of a popular BBC quiz show is heading to Staffordshire to try out jokes for his new show.
Milton Jones is the latest addition to the autumn and winter season at Stafford Gatehouse Theatre.
The popular comedian will be performing a warm-up show ahead of his 2015 UK Tour of Milton Jones: The Temple Of Daft.
Jones is regularly on Mock the Week, has appeared on Michael McIntyre's Comedy Roadshow , Live at the Apollo and he has headlined Dave's One Night Stand.
His last tour, On the Road, played to more than 100,000 people live.
In 2011, Jones's radio show won a silver Sony Award, and he scooped Chortle Headliner of the Year for his stand-up.
His radio show was also nominated for a Writers Guild Award in 2012. The comic has just finished his tenth series on Radio 4.
He is a previous Perrier Best Newcomer and Nominee, Sony Award winner and British Comedy Award nominee.
Milton Jones Work In Progress is on at 8pm on Wednesday, October 1.
Tickets are on sale now and are priced £12.
Tickets can be booked by calling the box office on 01785 254653 or by visiting www.staffordgatehousetheatre.co.uk