Brixton comedy night

Comedy night in Brixton – May 19

19th May Brixton website

​Laugh Out London puts on another great night of eclectic comedy at the Dogstar in Brixton headlined by comedy hip-hop improvisers ABANDOMAN.

They’re joined by HOLLY WALSH (Mock the Week etc, Edinburgh Best Newcomer nominee), RHYS JAMES (**** – Chortle) and DANIELLE WARD (Radio 4, Do the Right Thing).

Date: Tuesday May 19, 2015
Venue: The Dogstar, 389 Coldharbour Lane, Brixton, London SW9 8LQ
Nearest station: Brixton (5 minute walk)
Time: Doors 7.30pm, Start 8pm
Tickets: £5 advance, £7 door

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ABANDOMAN

Undoubtedly the best Irish improvising comedy hip-hop duo around. A huge hit at festivals across the world for very good reason.
Undoubtedly the best Irish improvising comedy hip-hop duo around. A huge hit at festivals across the world for very good reason.
‘A proper party. raucous, expansive and relentlessly Hilarious’ **** The Times
‘I’ve yet to see an audience not go nuts’ **** Fest
‘Extremely talented… a thoroughly entertaining show’ **** The LIst
“Flight of the Conchords meets 8 Mile” **** – Chortle.co.uk
“Truly innovative” – Guardian

HOLLY WALSH

She co-wrote BBC’s murderously funny Dead Boss and picked up a Best Newcomer nomination for her hugely successful debut Edinburgh Fringe show the HollyCopter, which told the story of how she recovered after breaking her arm doing a stunt for CBBC.

Holly is also a regular on the panel show circuit, appearing on Mock the Week, Never Mind the Buzzcock’s, 8 out of 10 Cats, You Have Been Watching, Would I Lie To You and the Matt Lucas Awards among other appearances.

“chirpy charm” **** – The Independent

“genuinely endearing” **** – Fest

RHYS JAMES

One of the funniest men on Twitter and in real life too. Rhys’ debut show in Edinburgh has lead to a jam packed Soho Theatre run and a bag full of critical acclaim.

“Destined for great things… Charismatic, clever and self-aware” – The Guardian
“Rhys James is a cut above his humdrum peers” – **** The Independent
“Politics’ loss is comedy’s gain. The lad will go far” – **** Chortle

ANDREW O’NEILL

Self professed occult comedian Andrew O’Neill is one the most unique and exciting acts on the circuit. Having appeared on Stewart Lee’s Comedy Vehicle, Nevermind the Buzzcocks and Steve Coogan’s Saxondale.

“One of the funniest comedians on the circuit at the moment… hitting new heights of comedic brilliance” -Time Out
“He’s got a natural optimism and love of silliness that leaves you feeling remarkably positive… a winning blend of polemic and off-beat whimsy”-The Guardian
An increasingly distinctive, imaginative act… brilliant, genuinely unexpected lines are added to the mix” – Chortle

DANIELLE WARD

Host of cult comedy podcast Do the Right Thing and a regular on Radio 4 comedy shows such as The News Quiz.

MC: TOM WEBB
Without doubt one of the best MC’s on the circuit Tom has won critical acclaim for his Edinburgh shows including Three Weeks Editors’ Award.
“Ingenious and fresh” – Time Out
“He is dynamite, wrangling a laugh out of every single audience chat… Mega recommended” – The Skinny
“Tom Webb is a cheeky, inventive, damn funny fellow… One of the best MCs on the circuit” – London Is Funny

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