Suspiciously Cheap Comedy: Spring Break!

Sunday 26 March

Backyard Comedy Club

ft. Bridget Christie, Nish Kumar, Shenoah Allen + Mystery Guest


18:30 – 22:30
Backyard Comedy Club231 Cambridge Heath Road
London E2 0EL
PLEASE NOTE - EVENT START: 18:30

The biggest and best new-material night in London returns with its cheekiest night yet.

FEATURING...

BRIDGET CHRISTIE
Edinburgh Comedy Award Winner, South Bank Sky Arts Award Winner, Chortle Award Winner, Rose D’Or International Broadcasting Award Winner. Game-changing master of the form. You won't want to miss this. ’Astonishingly complex and uproariously funny' Guardian. ’Pretty much flawless.’ ★★★★★ Telegraph. ’Astonishing’ ★★★★★ Chortle.

NISH KUMAR
The only funny smart-arse. Double Edinburgh Comedy Award Nominee. ‘Utterly brilliant.’ ★★★★★ Time Out. ‘A masterclass by a no-frills standup at the height of his powers.’ ★★★★ The Guardian, ★★★★ Times, ★★★★ Sunday Times, ★★★★ Telegraph, ★★★★ Scotsman, ★★★★ iNews, ★★★★ Chortle.

SHENOAH ALLEN
One half of The Pajama Men goes free range. ‘One of the most original, innovative and hilarious comedy acts around’ ★★★★★ Telegraph. ‘One of the most dazzling displays of comedy theatre I’ve ever seen. It’s weird. And it’s wonderful’ ★★★★★ Times. ‘Without props and costumes, but with expert skill and an impish sense of fun, the Pajama Men create a cartoon of the mind – a shape-shifting world in which anything seems not just possible, but imminent’ ★★★★★ Guardian.

MYSTERY GUEST
We've booked someone so famous that we're not even allowed to tell you who he/she (he, obviously) is. You won't be disappointed.

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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...

KIRI PRITCHARD-McLEAN
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.