Suspiciously Cheap Comedy: Two Year Birthday

Sunday 13 November

Backyard Comedy Club

ft. Mystery Headliner, Tim Key + Rose Matafeo


18:30 – 21:30
Backyard Comedy Club231 Cambridge Heath Road
London E2 0EL
The biggest and best new-material night in London returns to celebrate its two year birthday, with the best line-up yet.

FEATURING...

MYSTERY HEADLINER
This comedian is so famous that we're not allowed to announce them in advance. Not to be missed.

TIM KEY
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).

ROSE MATAFEO
Barry Award Best Newcomer nominee 2016, Billy T Award winner 2013, and Queen of Edinburgh 2016. As seen on Jono and Ben at Ten (TV3, NZ), writer and star of Funny Girls (TV3). 'Joyous, high-energy – and technically complex' ***** (Telegraph). 'Mines her fears for laughs' **** (Times). 'Exceptional' **** (Skinny).

HOSTED/GAP-FILLED BY: GOOSE
Sweaty one-man cartoons. 'A fabulous, breakneck performer who morphs feverishly between characters and ideas'. (The Independent). **** ‘Brilliant stuff..A niftily constructed, frenetical hour’ (The Guardian). **** ‘Excellently crafted...Quickfire jokes, rich call-backs and expensive stunts rattle past’ (Sunday Times). ***** 'Irrepressibly funny...It's phenomenal. Just go' (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.
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