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Suspiciously Cheap Comedy
December 17, 2017 @ 6:45 pm - 10:00 pm£3 – £5
The biggest and best new-material night in London returns. Previous line ups include Daniel Kitson, The Boy With Tape On His Face, Tim Key, Bridget Christie, Pajama Men, James Acaster, John Kearns, Sara Pascoe and more. All for the suspiciously cheap price of £5/3.
The biggest and best new-material night in London returns, with the biggest and best acts..
You won’t want to miss this.
Edinburgh Comedy Award winner, star of ‘Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa’ and game-changing master-of-the craft. ‘This is one art house form-buster who can really give you a good time’ (Times). ‘In any other sphere apart from comedy, we’d probably class this way of looking at the world as certifiable. Here it feels like genius’ (Telegraph). ‘As daring and innovative as it is ridiculously funny’ (Time Out).
Superstar change-the-game stand-up. Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Show nominee 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 + 2016. ‘There’s no one better at constructing a show than Acaster’ (Guardian). ‘Comic genius’ (Evening Standard). ‘If Oxford wants to study stand-up in depth, Acaster is a good place to start’ (Sunday Times).
Social boundary gerrymanderer and star of ‘Hate Thy Neighbour’, ‘Live at the Apollo’ and ‘The John Bishop Show’. ★★★★ ‘Something to offend everyone’— THE SUNDAY TIMES. ★★★★ ‘It’s a failing of the comedy industry that there aren’t more voices like Jamali Maddix on the circuit’— CHORTLE
‘Sharp as a tack’— THE SPECTATOR.
Winner Beat The Frog World Series 2017. Semi-finalist So You Think You’re Funny? 2017. Don’t miss your chance to witness the beginnings of a star.
HOSTED/GAP-FILLED BY: GOOSE
Sweaty one-man cartoons. ‘A fabulous, breakneck performer who morphs feverishly between characters and ideas’. The Independent. **** ‘Sparkles with wit…you just have to submit to this force of nature, until it deposits you, dizzy but exhilirated’ (Chortle), **** ‘A work of theatrical mastery and comic innovation…deconstructive, satirical and stunningly structured’ (Fest).
GEIN’S FAMILY GIFTSHOP
Your new favourite sketch group, you just don’t know it yet. Fosters Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer Nominee 2014. Winners: Best New Sketch Act and Audience Choice Award at London Sketchfest 2014. ***** (The Sunday Times, The Skinny, Arts Award Voice, Broadway Baby, Short Com), **** (Mail on Sunday, Time Out, Metro, Fest, Gigglebeats).
AND RESIDENT OUT-OF-OUR-LEAGUE MC…
Leicester Mercury Finalist, Amused Moose finalist and one fourth of the Multi award winning Gein’s Family Giftshop. “She balances affection with an acute eye for the ridiculous to bring you a stand up set of well delivered, increasingly funny anecdotes..definitely one to watch” – Three Weeks.