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October 12, 2014 @ 7:00 pm


England Roller Derby would like to invite you to join them for an evening of comedy at Bethnal Green’s famous Backyard Comedy Club with all proceeds going towards to help fund the team ahead of their final fixture of 2014 – the Roller Deby World Cup which will take place in Dallas this December.

The venue will be open from midday on 12 October and has a great bar – come down for some lunch and a few drinks before the evening kicks off properly at 19:00 (first act will take to the stage at 20:00).

We are beyond proud of the line-up of world class comedians who will be taking to the stage on October 12th:

Phill Jupitus
Nevermind The Buzzcocks, QI
“Hugely Entertaining” The Scotsman
“Such wit, love & grace” Stephen Fry

Gemma Whelan
Game of Thrones, Live at The Electric
“A female Tim Vine, with a persona akin to emotionally frigid posh boy Will SmithMost impressive” Chortle

Badults, 2 times Edinburgh Comedy Award Nominees
“One of the finest sketch troupes of the last decade” Guardian
“Best in their genre” The Mirror

Sofie Hagen
Alan Davies’ “Aprés-ski”, Winner Laughing Horse New Act Of the Year 2013
“Hagen is hilarious” The Skinny
“All in all she was a breath of fresh air, not only as a female stand up comedian, but as the night’s funniest act in general”  The Breaker

Wil Hodgson
Perrier Award Winner, Russell Howard’s Good News, Paramount Comedy
“Most Charismatic of Storytellers” The Scotsman
“Genius” Russell Howard

Richard Sandling (MC)
Peep Show, Catherine Tate, Miranda
“Expect Big Laughs” The Guardian
“Joyful, Funny, Clever” The Scotsman

And we may even have some more lined up for you!

This event is suitable for those aged 18+.


October 12, 2014
7:00 pm
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