LAUGH ALLOTMENT

Comedy Fundraiser for the Elm Village Urban Growth Programme

Tuesday 22nd October. 

Time: 8:00pm (Doors open 7:30pm)

Tickets: Pay What You Want/Generous Donations

Urban Growth is a practical and therapeutic work-based recovery programme based in Camden Town and run by the charity, “Jobs in Mind” (St James’s House). Sadly, its site was vandalised in September, leaving plants and structures destroyed. “Laugh Allotment” hopes to raise money to help cover costs of the damage, as well as raise awareness of this fantastic charity and programme. Entry is free, but please give generously on the night for this important cause.

FEATURING:
Abigoliah Schamaun (BBC Radio4)*
Sarah Bennetto (Dara O’Briain’s School of Hard Sums)
John Henry Falle (Fosters Comedy Award Best Newcomer Nominee Edinburgh Fringe 2015)
Kirsty Doody (Comedy Store Guest Player) & Jess Robinson (BBC2’s Dead Ringers)
Karen Sherrard / Esme de Flange (Winner Last Mic Standing 2014)
Surname & Surname (Paul Foxcroft & Briony Redman)
Bec Hill (Performer’s Choice Award for Best Show Edinburgh Fringe 2014)

Chatback’s Friday Night!

Friday 10th July. Time: 8:00pm (Doors open 7:30pm)

Tickets: £8.00/£7.00

This regular Evening Standard recommended show presents another tip top night of stand up comedy at Camden Comedy Club (Voted number 16 best comedy club in London by Time Out London!)

BEC HILL
(One of TimeOut’s Top 10 Funniest Comedians on Twitter)
★★★★★ Three Weeks
★★★★★ Edinburgh Guide
★★★★ Beyond the Joke
★★★★ Chortle
★★★★ The Skinny
★★★★ The List
‘An act to watch out for’ – Chortle
‘side splittingly funny’ – Three Weeks
‘multi talented Hill certainly has a glorious future ahead of her’ – The Stage

JOHN HASTINGS
As heard on BBC Radio 4.
Comedy Network’s ‘One to Watch’
Winner: COCA Comedian of the Year
Winner: Montreal Comedy Homegrown Comedy
★★★★ Fest
★★★★★ Broadway Baby,
‘We’re in the hands of an appealing consummate pro’ – Chortle
‘will leave you laughing from start to finish’ – Broadway Baby

ALASDAIR BECKETT-KING
WINNER: New Act of the Year Award 2014
‘One to Watch’ Time Out 2014
‘Clever and quirky’ – Bruce Dessau
‘a bold and fresh comedy voice’ – The Stage
‘A suave stand up with some killer lines’ – Arthur Smith
‘simply the best joke about his appearance on the circuit’ – Chortle

ABIGOLIAH & BEC HILL: WORKS-IN-PROGRESS

Wednesday 25th March. 8:00pm (Doors open 7:30pm) Tickets: FREE!

Abigoliah is a comedian from America. She has been called  “A comedy whirl-wind! ★★★★★” Three Weeks *and a *”Natural raconteur. ★★★★” EQ Review.

Bec Hill is a comedian from Australia. She has been called ” …a pleasure to watch…★★★★★ Edinburgh Guide and “Exuberant, daft and inventive. ★★★★”- The Scotsman

Tonight they come together to work out a new hour each of new material. We guarantee these comedy whirl-winds will be a pleasure to watch as they bring you a night of hilarious fresh comedy.

 

Z LIST DEAD LIST

Sun 8th Feb. Time: 6:30pm (doors open 6:00pm) Tickets: £5 http://www.wegottickets.com/event/304132

Not everyone can go down in history…until now! Comedian Iszi Lawrence (★★★★★ Louder than War, ★★★★★ There Weeks) hosts a comedy show where guest ‘historians’ compete to have their favourite obscure figure from history put on The Z List Dead List. Expect death, sex and swearing!

The show is recorded and later edited into the iTunes New & Noteworthy Podcast The Z List Dead List.

‘Like horrible histories for adults!’

LINE UP:
Bec Hill (Australian Comedian, doodler and punner).
Brian Wecht (Theoretical Physicist, Co-Founder of Story Collider AKA Ninja Brian from Ninja Sex PArty & Starbomb)
Hayden Cohen (Poet, Musician, Writer, Educator & Funnyman)
Plus TBC – another exciting “Historian“.

WORKSHOPS

Fancy trying your hand at stand up? Or flexing your improv muscles? Come join our masterclasses & workshops taught by professionals working in comedy circuit and the West End. We have classes for everyone at all levels in the industry from beginners to working comedians!

IMPROV COMEDY:  Learn the core skills of improvised comedy. Join the award-winning Mischief Theatre to learn improv in a fun, friendly environment. http://www.camdenhead.com/events/events/25-jan-15-mischief-improv-workshop-camden-head/
 
TRUE STORYTELLING: Join these fun and intimate workshops taught by the creator of Natural Born Storytellers and craft moments from your life into captivating true 5-8 minute stories for performance. http://www.camdencomedyclub.com