Wednesday 24th June. Time: 8:00pm. Tickets: £5.00 https://www.musicglue.com/camden-head/events/24-jun-15-edfringe-preview-nish-kumar–sofie-hagen-camden-head/
Chatback Comedy present a double whammy of fantastic Edinburgh Fringe previews featuring Sofie Hagen (Chortle Best Newcomer 2014) & Nish Kumar (Radio 4’s Newsjack)
SOFIE HAGEN: BUBBLEWRAP
“Extra ordinary debut show from Chortle Best Newcomer 2014. Sofie has won all the awards, been on all the TV shows, got all the best press. Ten stars. “ice-cold heart of a killer… hilarious” ★★★★★ (The Skinny)”
NISH KUMAR: Long Word… Long Word… Blah Blah Blah… I’m so Clever
Stand-up comedy from a clever boy. As heard on The Now Show (BBC Radio 4) and host of Newsjack (BBC Radio 4 Extra). Featured on The Alternative Comedy Experience and Live at the Comedy Store (Comedy Central). Double Chortle Award nominee. Sell-out show 2014.
★★★★ Sunday Times
‘★★★★★ Intelligent, inventive, thought-provoking… A truly impressive stand-up’ – Time Out
‘★★★★ Nish Kumar is the Asian answer to John Oliver’ – Chortle
‘★★★★ A laughter-filled hour… You’ll leave both thinking hard and having had a cracking good time’ – Daily Telegraph
Sunday 21st June. Time: 8:00pm. Price: Pay What You Want!
EDFRINGE PREVIEWS: ALEXANDER BENNETT & AMY HOWERSKA
A splendid double bill of EdFringe previews from Amy Howerska & Alexander Bennett!
ALEXANDER BENNETT: I CAN MAKE YOU A MORON
Any intelligent person would despair at the world, so let me make you stupid for your own sake. If ignorance is bliss, then let this be the most blissful show on the Fringe. Ever seen how happy idiots are? You could be like that! Hail me, I can make you a moron. ‘Witty, weird and dark, the one to watch out for: at the spearhead of a wave of great new comics. All hail Alexander Bennett!’ (Harry Hill). ‘Touched with madness…choice laughs…I don’t think I can begin to do him justice’ (Chortle.co.uk).
AMY HOWERSKA: SASSPOT
Raised by a pack of trained killers and skydivers, rising comedy star Amy Howerska brings you her debut stand-up show (not sanctioned by the British government). Sasspot contains stories of death, skydivers and Swansea. ‘Sharply observed’ (Venue).
Wednesday 3rd June. Time: 8:00pm. Tickets: £5.00 http://bit.ly/mcghienovellie
A Double bill of Edinburgh Fringe Previews from the brilliant Jimmy McGhie (‘see him now before you have to queue around the O2’ The Scotsman) & Pierre Novellie (Winner: Amused Moose Laugh Off 2013).
Wed 8th April. Time: 8:00pm (Doors open 7:30pm) Tickets: £5 https://www.musicglue.com/camden-head/events/8-apr-15-garrett-millerick–pierre-novellie-edinburgh-preview-double-bill-camden-head/
Garrett Millerick (‘honest and hilarious’ Three Weeks) & Pierre Novellie (‘sharp and smart…hilariously memorable’ Chortle) present their new Edinburgh shows in this fantastic double bill!
Funmbi Omotayo: Work In Progress. Sat 11th April. Time: 5:45pm (Doors open 5:30pm)
Amused Moose Laugh Off Winner Funmbi brings his highly anticipated debut to the fringe, with first hand anecdotes from his African heritage and British roots.
‘Soon, he could be playing to thousands” TimeOut.
Rising star Funmbi Omotayo previews his 2015 Edinburgh Fringe show Legal Immigrant.
Funmbi Omotayo’s friendly, instantly likeable style won him the award for Best Newcomer at the Black Entertainment Comedy Awards. He has since gone on to win the prestigious Leicester Square New Act of the Year competition in 2012; shortly after becoming joint winner of Amused Moose’s Laugh Off Competition in the same year. Gently paced stories and anecdotes are delivered warmly and confidently from this relative newcomer. Funmbi is creating a huge storm on the comedy circuit with tales of living in Hackney, his Nigerian roots and his hilarious day to day observations.
Wednesday 29th April. 8pm (Doors open at 7:30pm) Tickets: FREE!
Another show from the hilarious Abigoliah (‘racy and hilarious’ Three Weeks) and an (as yet unnamed) friend as they previews their new Edinburgh shows for 2015!
Thurs 19th Feb 2015. 8:00pm (Doors open 7:30pm.) FREE ENTRY.
Abigoliah Schamaun “A comedy whirl-wind! ★★★★★” *Three Weeks* and Paul McGarrity “Like a very tall, funny, excited child” *The Scotsman* bring you a night of hilarity and new(ish) material.