Thursday 9th January 7:30pm The Etcetera Theatre, Camden Come on a fantastical journey following the surreal life of dying actress Betsy Lynn, who meets a plethora of bizarrely outrageous characters. Vyse performs a tour de force as she brings to life her uniquely disturbing creations. A multimedia delight for fans of the surreal, sublime and…Details
Jonni Music was recently asked to come up with a new theme in time for the new Hobbit movie. He may have somewhat missed the point.
Words and Lyrics by Jonni Music
Directed by Dipak Patel,
Edited by Thomas Nelstrop
Music Produced by Laurence Hobbs
KWAME ASANTE – Chortle Student Competition Winner 2012 ALEXANDER BENNETT – Tickled Pig Student Competition Finalist 2013 ANDY FIELD – Tickled Pig Student Competition Finalist 2013 HENRY PERRYMENT – ‘painfully funny…a tour de force’ – Varsity CANDY GIGI – ‘If there were any justice in the comedy and entertainment world, then Candy Gigi – an…Details
Wed 8 – Sat 11 Jan, 9pm Soho Upstairs Wed £10, Thu – Sat £12.50 (£10 concs) ‘All the potential to be one of this country’s best comics: perceptive, provocative, political, and playful. And, most of all, damn funny.’ ★★★★ Chortle Today’s youth: disenchanted and disengaged; our rights vanishing, we remain oblivious. Instead of submitting…Details
Shambles is an innovative new concept, part narrative sit-com part Stand Up Showcase. Set at London’s premier Avant Garde comedy night Shambles the show focuses on the trials and tribulations of promoter and host Harry Deansway. The antidote to the glitzy shiny floored Live At The Apollo, the much less glamorous reality of stand up. A venue…Details
THE HUNT IS ON FOR THE MOST AMOOSING NEW COMEDIAN IN THE ‘AMUSED MOOSE LAUGH OFF 2014’ in association with 2entertain/BBCWorldwide The prestigious Amused Moose Laugh Off contest, which searches out the next big comedy stars, is about to kick off. Entries open on 1st January 2014, and qualifying rounds will take place in London from the end…Details
Written by BAFTA award-winning comedian HARRY HILL (3 BAFTA s, 7 British Comedy Awards and a Golden Rose of Montreux) with music and lyrics by STEVE BROWN (Spend, Spend, Spend; Spitting Image; TV Burp), I CAN’T SING! is co-produced by the patron saint of fame himself, SIMON COWELL. Featuring a sidesplittingly funny original score and…Details
By Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer & Henry Shields Adapted from the original stage play Peter Pan By J.M. Barrie Award-winning comedy company; Mischief Theatre’s brand new show Peter Pan Goes Wrong comes to Pleasance Islington this Christmas. The inept and accident prone Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society set out to present J.M. Barrie’s classic tale of Peter Pan. Two…Details
New Variety Lives produces the Non-profit making ‘The NATYS’(New Acts of the Year) , and has conducted at the east ends Rich Mix, auditions of just over 100 acts. The theatre group CAST held the first New Variety auditions at the Old White Horse in Brixton in the early 80s With help from Greater London Council they were able to set up…Details
The Alternative Comedy Experience Season One was a critically acclaimed series, which proved a ratings success when it first aired on Comedy Central earlier in the year, with a second season to follow in 2014. It is curated by STEWART LEE and features a cast of highly individual award-winning and break-through comedians, including TONY LAW,…Details
Adam Larter is a comedian, writer and founder of Weirdos Comedy Club. Adam started performing comedy whilst a student of Creative Writing at Kingston University and has since performed four shows at the Edinburgh Festival whilst also growing a critically acclaimed and award nominated Comedy Club that showcases some of the best acts in the…Details
Sara Shulman interviews Johnny Vegas, Steve Coogan, Jack Whitehall, Vicki Pepperdine, Joanna Scanlan, Tom Rosenthal and Ryan Sampson at The British Comedy Awards.