Dissecting The Joke

Tuesday 5 February

Backyard Comedy Club

A night of comedy about all things health and medicine!

19:30 – 22:30
Backyard Comedy Club231 Cambridge Heath Road
London E2 0EL

Sindhu Vee

Sindhu isn’t a doctor, but does have half a PhD. She has also been on Live at the Apollo and is a regular on Radio 4.

Nominee: Edinburgh Comedy Awards Best Newcomer 2017
“Priceless” — Chortle
“Refreshing; clever stuff” –Bruce Dessau

Ed Patrick

Ed is a junior doctor and comedian. He is the host of the podcast “The Comedian’s Surgery”.

Nominee: Leicester Mercury New Comedian 2016
"Packed with funny anecdotes"  - The Guardian
"If I were him I'd quit medicine and do stand-up" Bruce Dessau

Sara Barron

Sara is an American writer turned standup living in London. She is the host of the hit US storytelling podcast the Moth. She has featured on the Guilty Feminist and Dave Gorman’s “Modern Life is Goodish”.

Nominee: Edinburgh Comedy Awards Best Newcomer 2017

“Sara Barron has established herself as the Michael Phelps of complaining.”
– Andy Borowitz, New Yorker

Sarah Jones

Sarah is a comedian and PhD student from Wales via London. As a part of the Science Showoff Talent Factory she has performed comedy and science communication gigs internationally.
Semi-Finalist: So You Think You’re Funny 2018

Pope Lonergan

Pope is a comedian and care worker from from Essex. He is the host of Pope’s Addiction Clinic and the curator of the Care Home Tour – which brought comedy to care home residents.

MC - Matt Hutchinson

Matt is a doctor - this has made his parents very proud. He’s also a stand up comedian, this has made his parents very confused.

Leicester Square New Comedian: Finalist
BBC New Comedy Award – Semi Finalist