Laugh Out London presents another night of excellent value alternative comedy headlined by the superb Nish Kumar!
Date: Monday 27th November 2017
Venue: The Old Queens Head, 44 Essex Rd, London, N1 8LN
Nearest station: Angel (7 minute walk)
Time: Doors 7.30pm, Start 8pm
Tickets: £7 advance, £9 on the door
Long time favorite of our ours, the ever sharp Nish Kumar has been popping up all over the telly box of late, on shows like Live at the Apollo and Have I Got News for You and as the host of BBC 2’s topical satire show “The Mash Report”.
Edinburgh Comedy Award Nominee 2015 & 2016
“Utterly brilliant” – ★★★★★ Time Out
“A masterclass by a no-frills standup at the height of his powers” – ★★★★ The Guardian
“one of the most engaging, and politically engaged, comics around” – ★★★★ The Telegraph
“Kumar keeps the laughs coming as he teases the zeitgeist” – ★★★★ The Times
In 2009 after only eight months of performing Ivo won So You Think You’re Funny New Act Award at the Edinburgh Fringe, He’s not looked back since. He’s gone on to appear on Live At The Apollo, Mock the week, Comedy Central at The Comedy Store, Alan Davies’ As Yet Untitled and Live From the BBC.
“Ivo Graham's persona and material is more polished than ever” - ★★★★ Evening Standard
“Sharp punchlines, topper gags and the unmistakable sense of a young comic finding another gear” ★★★★ -Scotsman
“One of the best young comedians around” – ★★★★ Time Out
Disgustingly funny and outspoken since he's 2016 show about white privilege (“Whitey McWhiteface”) Fin has as become one of the most interesting and bold acts on the circuit,
“a serious talent with conviction and big jokes to spare” – ★★★★ Independent
“Taylor is a comic who’s mastered his swagger, and is fearlessly deploying it on a hotly relevant topic.” – ★★★★ ½ Chortle
Rising star. Helen was runner up in the Max Turner Prize 2017, a Semi Finalist in So You Think You’re Funny 2016 and Regional Finalist in Funny Women 2016.
I don’t think I stopped laughing for the entire half hour Helen was on stage. An incredibly likeable comic who takes anecdotal comedy to another level.” Funny Women
MC: CATHERINE BOHART
Up and coming stand-up who has already appeared in several competition finals including the BBC Comedy Award and Funny Women. This year she was picked for the Pleasance Comedy Reserve at this years Edinburgh Fringe.
BBC New Talent Hotlist 2017
“A comic with both a distinctive voice and a story you’d like to hear” – Chortle
“Pretty much the perfect comedy package” – Bruce Dessau, Beyond the joke