THE JEST & GUESTS

Wednesday 25th November. Time: 8:00pm (Doors open 7:30pm) Tickets: £5.00/£4.00 https://www.musicglue.com/camden-head/events/25-nov-15-the-jest–guests-camden-head/

Stars of Radio 4’s Sketchorama and 2015 NATYS Finalists The Jest are back at Camden Comedy Club – and they’ve brought guests with them. Come sample some of the best sketch and character comedy acts on the circuit at this monthly night.

GREAT PEOPLE MAKING GREAT CHOICES

Thursday 3rd September. 8:00pm (Doors open 7:30pm). 

A brand new hour of comedy from Grainne Maguire. She has been on Stewart Lee’s Alternative Comedy Memorial Society on Comedy Central, RTE’s The Year That’s In It, Radio 4’s The Now Show and Stephen K Amos’ Guide to Life.

THE JEST & GUESTS!

Thursday 28th May 2015. Time: 8:00pm (Doors open 7:30pm) Tickets: £5/4

https://www.musicglue.com/camden-head/events/28-may-15-the-jest–guests-camden-head/

Subversive comedy quintet The Jest are back at Camden Comedy Club… and they’ve brought some guests with them. The stars of BBC Radio 4’s Sketchorama host the latest in their monthly nights, featuring the best sketch and character comedy on the live scene. This month’s line-up includes:

HOLLY BURN
Star of ITV2’s Bad Bridesmaid and BBC Radio 4 Extra’s Comedy Club

MIXED DOUBLES 
Dave Comedy Shorts Winner and Best New Sketch Act Finalists 2013

LEAD PENCIL
★★★★★ “A troupe to keep an eye on” The Public Reviews

LOREN O’BRIEN
★★★★★ “Daring comic material… went beyond your normal comedy expectations” Remote Goat

NORRIS AND PARKER
London Sketchfest New Act Finalists 2015.

So join us at a comedy night hosted by a sketch quintet who, according to Broadway Baby, “care more about being comical than seeming cool”. Well, who says we can’t be both… right guys? Guys?

Chatback Comedy!

Fri 13th Feb 2015. Time: 8:00pm (doors open 7:30pm). Tickets: £8/£7 http://www.wegottickets.com/event/303896

COMEDY PICK IN THE EVENING STANDARD. 

This regular sell out night, presented by Chatback Comedy, features some of the most exciting headliners and up-and-coming talent on the comedy circuit! This week’s line up:

Headline:

PIPPA EVANS
(BBC Radio 4’s ‘The Now Show’, BBC2’s ‘Fast and Loose’ & BBC3’s ‘Live at the Electric’)
‘Evans has talent in abundance’ Fest
‘flawless, perfectly timed performance’ Chortle
‘Searing talent as a comic writer, actor and versatile singer’ Scotsman
‘Probably one of the most talented performers at Edinburgh this year’ The Independent

plus:

ARCHIE MADDOCKS
Finalist: NATYs 2014
Finalist: Amused Moose Laugh Off 
‘An impressive set’ Bruce Dessau
‘fresh and original…terrifically clever’ Broadway Baby 
‘He sells his material with a charismatic and enthusiastic style that stands him in good stead’ Chortle
“Showed remarkably good stage presence and audience control… Brilliant” John Fleming

& your compere:

ROSIE WILBY
(Radio 4’s ‘Loose Ends’)
‘Excellent’ Time Out 
‘Solid gold…a lesbian Eddie Izzard’ Diva
‘Talented performer with a winning self-deprecating personality’ Bruce Dessau, Evening Standard
‘One of London’s doyennes of thoughtful, intimate, and warmly entertaining comedy’ Metro

 

 

The Jest & Guests

Thurs 15th Jan. 8:00pm. Tickets: £4/5. www.camdencomedyclub.com

Radio 4’s Sketchorama stars and 2015 New Acts of the Year finalists The Jest are back at Camden Comedy Club to host their own sketch and character comedy night, featuring the best sketch acts, character comedians…and stand-ups that they’ve let perform anyway.

This month’s line-up includes:

Ben Pope
‘Very funny’ The Tab
‘Superb’ Varsity

Giraffe
“An hysterical sketch trio… thigh-slappingly good” Broadway Baby
“Guaranteed belly laughs” ThreeWeeks

Emma Sidi
“Highly talented… [her] range of characters, facial expressions and even dance moves was extraordinary” Broadway Baby
“A talented character actor” Varsity

Kitten Killers
“Laugh-out loud” Female Arts
“Unapologetic, bawdy and more importantly very, very funny” Fourthwall Magazine