Laugh Out London comedy club presents another night of excellent value alternative comedy in Islington headlined by star of Taskmaster, PHIL WANG, ably supported by a cavalcade of award winning heroes!
Date: Monday 13th May 2019
Venue: The Old Queens Head, 44 Essex Rd, London, N1 8LN
Nearest station: Angel (7 minute walk)
Time: Doors 7.30pm, Start 8pm
Tickets: £7 advance, £8 on the door
As seen on the latest series of Taskmaster and appearances on Have I Got News for You, Russell Howard’s Stand Up Central and former Chortle Student Comedian of the Year. Phil is also one third of Edinburgh Fringe Best Newcomer nominees Daphne.
“Certain belly laughs” – ★★★★ Sunday Times
“A well-rounded young comic headed for greater things” – Steve Bennett, Chortle
“He’s an intelligent, attuned observer and his thoughts reward attentive listening” – Scotsman
“Exceedingly funny… One of the most gifted young comedians to grace the Fringe” – ★★★★ Skinny
We welcome 2018 Best Show award nominee and master joke writer, punsmith – call him what you like (provided it’s positive!) – Glenn Moore back to the Old Queen’s Head. Glenn packs in the laughs per second at a frightening rate.
‘THIS IS A COMEDIAN PUTTING OTHERS TO SHAME. A STUNNINGLY WELL-CRAFTED SHOW.’ – The List
‘GLENN MOORE HAS PACKED SO MANY WELL-WRITTEN JOKES INTO THIS SHOW IT’S AN ABSOLUTE JOY TO SPEND 60 MINUTES IN HIS COMPANY.’ – British Comedy Guide
‘A PROLIFIC WRITER OF CLEVER, DISTINCTIVE GAGS. BRILLIANTLY ORIGINAL PUNCHLINES.’ – Chortle
Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer Nominee 2018. A big favourite of ours who’s debut hour “Dark Horse” was one of the smash hits of the Fringe in 2018.
“She’s completely at ease and control on stage… heartwarming yet not cloying, and political powerful yet not preachy, not to mention extremely funny.” – ★★★★ 1/2 Chortle
“Killer routines aplenty” – ★★★★ The List
“Powerful, poignant and achingly funny stuff” – ★★★★★ The Herald
★★★★ The Times
Star of Live at the Apollo, Comedians Choice Award Winner 2018, three time Amused Moose Comedy Award Nominee and all round fantastic egg Laura Lexx makes her debut at Laugh Out London!
“a bouncy, bubbly stand-up star” The Telegraph
“real comedic steel” The Guardian
“one of the most delightful performers you’re ever likely to see.” GQ
“a joy… roars of laughter” The Independent
MC – LAURA DAVIS
Australian star, Laura Davis, winner of the Melbourne Fringe Best Comedy award, alongside a host of others, joins us as MC. Laura’s fringe shows have been consistently excellent and she’s a fabulous MC to boot!
‘…extraordinary stand-up that squeezes your heart until you feel the blood surging through your body’ ★★★★.5 – The Age
‘Impossible not to laugh. Everyone left on a high.’ ★★★★★ – Herald Sun
‘This is when the real magic begins; Davis flexes her improv muscles and comfortably lets things loosen up before bringing things home with genuine heart. Last year, Davis earned her status as a cult favourite; this year shows why she won’t remain an underground name for much longer.’ – ★★★★ – Time Out
Comedy Channel Moosehead Award 2016
Melbourne International Comedy Festival Golden Gibbo Winner 2015
Melbourne Fringe Best Comedy 2015