Once again we return to The Old Queens Head, following a run of string of sell-out nights, with another top quality bill headlined by one of the most exciting live comedians around… NICK HELM!
Date: Monday 10th April 2017
Venue: The Old Queens Head, 144 Essex Rd, London, N1 8LN
Nearest station: Angel (7 minute walk)
Time: Doors 7.30pm, Start 8pm
Tickets: £5 advance, £7 on the door
Star of BBC’s Uncle and Nick Helm’s Heavy Entertainment and appearances on 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown, Live at the Electric and more. Nick is popping in to prepare new material for his enormous tour in the autumn.
Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Show nominee 2011, 2013
Bafta nominated, Winner of the Breakthrough Award at the British Comedy Awards, Winner of The Times Breakthrough Award
“One of the funniest sets you’ll see all year, anywhere” – ***** Telegraph
“There is no comic quite like Nick Helm” – **** Chortle
“A thrillingly unpredictable… Utterly exhilarating” – **** Time Out
“Original and beguiling” – The Sunday Times
“Very exciting” – Daniel Kitson
One of the most famous faces in comedy, appearing on pretty much every great British comedy show of the past 25 years, including: Brass Eye, I’m Alan Partridge, Smack the Pony, 15 Storeys High, Spaced, The IT Crowd, Look Around You, Black Books, Big Train, Hot Fuzz, Attention Scum!, Nighty Night, Green Wing, Nathan Barley, Hyperdrive, and his own brilliant sketch show It’s Kevin.
His live show Kevin Eldon is Titting About won great acclaim at the 2010 Edinburgh Fringe and he’s back on the live circuit to showcase a glorious world of hyperactive characters.
“a fast-paced, unrelenting assault of pure comic genius” -***** Chortle
***** – The Daily Telegraph
**** – The Independent
UK based Japanese comic who in a few short years has carved a name out for herself as one of the most exciting talents on the circuit. She’s already appeared on Russell Howard’s Stand-Up Central and was nominated for Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year in 2016.
Winner BBC New Comedy Award 2015
Runner up in So You Think You’re Funny?
“One to watch… Rug-pulling punchlines and bizarre observations”- Time Out
One half of critically acclaimed sketch duo bucket whose excellent take-off of an self obsessed actor made for one of the the most immersive shows of the Fringe.
“he completely commands the stage, while landing several laugh-out-loud moments too” – **** Chortle
Guest MC: SARAH KEYWORTH
Highly accomplished new comer who we are sure you will be seeing a lot more of in the future. Sarah has Sarah finished first runner up in the 2015 Funny Women awards and has also supported Kerry Godliman and Stewart Francis on tour.
First Runner Up – Funny Women Awards 2015
“Charming” – The Independent
“Pulling in the biggest laughs” – Three Weeks
“Excellently deadpan” – Huffington Post