Melting Pot Comedy @ The Bill Murray
Apr
22
6:00 PM18:00

Melting Pot Comedy @ The Bill Murray

Six comedians with a mix of British and foreign heritage bring you the funny.
Melting Pot Comedy is a comedy night celebrating the hottest of the foreign stand-ups in the UK.

Philipp Carl Kostelecky
(Austrian, American, Slovenian) - is taking the comedy circuit by storm performing and compering at the Edinburgh Fringe and sell-out UK and international shows. Philipp also contributes to BBC Wales and is a BBC award-winning radio presenter.


Sadia Azmat
(British, Indian heritage) - host of critically acclaimed BBC Sounds podcast ‘No Country For Young Women’. ‘A wonderfully subversive act’ Steve Bennett, Chortle

Josh Weller
(English and Mauritian) - Josh Weller is a stand-up comedian, musician, and comic book writer. His bands were shit but luckily he’s a lot better at stand up comedy. "My favourite new stand up on the circuit" - Alfie Brown


Trev Tokabi
(Ivorian) - Trev Tokabi has a laid back delivery which will not fail to elicit laughter from audiences. Trev’s humour draws in all sort of life experiences, from silly to quirky, smart to clever, and outright stupid. "Trev has the best humour – Broadway Baby"


Rick Kiesewetter (Asian-American) - Rick is an Asian-American comic. Adopted in Japan and then raised in a small town in New Jersey, Rick has been living in the UK since 1993 and has been performing stand-up since 2003. "steers clear of nationality clichés to deliver punchy observational gags about the little things that annoy everyone.” - Evening Standard


Headliner:
Desiree Burch
(American) - Desiree Burch is an American comedian now living in the UK who is “a larger than life New Yorker… who brought the roof down” -The Independent. Desiree won the Funny Women Award in 2015 and has appeared on ‘Live at the Apollo’ (BBC), 'The Mash Report', 'Mock the Week, ‘Frankie Boyle’s New World Order' (BBC2), 'Live from the BBC' (BBC3), ‘Have I Got News For You’, ‘Qi’ (BBC), ‘8 Out of 10 Cats’ (Channel 4)

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The Comedy Cellar @ South Hill Park
Apr
26
8:00 PM20:00

The Comedy Cellar @ South Hill Park

The Comedy Cellar

Now in its 32nd year, The Comedy Cellar is the longest running Comedy Club in the UK outside of London. Established in October 1986, it is one of the most cherished gigs on the circuit, beloved by audiences and acts alike.

Under the direction of Simon Houlihan of The Comedy Company Ltd, this highly acclaimed club has played host to most of the big names in comedy and continues to showcase the best new and established acts every Friday.

The Cellar was the starting point for many of our top comedians. Previous stars to have graced the stage include Al Murray, Omid Djalili, Eddie Izzard, Greg Davies, Sarah Millican, Andy Parsons, Micky Flanagan, Katherine Ryan, Jack Whitehall and Russell Howard.

For all the latest information go to https://twitter.com/thecomedycellar or https://www.facebook.com/thecomedycellar

26 April

Desiree Burch

Joseph Wilson

Ryan Dalton

Tom Webb (MC)

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Desiree Burch @ Castle Comedy Biggleswade
May
6
6:30 PM18:30

Desiree Burch @ Castle Comedy Biggleswade

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A classic mixed bill of TV names and UK circuit favourites!

FOR ONLY £18 ENJOY A PRE SHOW MEAL, GLASS OF WINE & COMEDY AT GEORGES HALL BAR & GRILL - YOU MUST ARRIVE BY 7.00PM TO ENJOY THIS OPTION

Doors 6.30pm Show 8.00pm Finish 10.35pm

Headlining the show is Desiree Burch. She is a sassy New Yorker who shot to stardom by winning The Funny Women Award 2015. She has since appeared on ‘8 out of 10 Cats’, ‘Frankie Boyle’s American Autopsy’, Mock The Week, Have I Got News For You and Live At The Apollo!

‘The funniest comedian I have ever seen in person. She left me breathless with laughter.’ - ★★★★★ Scotsgay

Opening the shows will be Stefano Paolini. He is a regular face on the national and international comedy circuit. His unique mixture of stand-up comedy, characters, impressions and beatboxing has seen him be a hit all over the world. He has provided voices for BBC 2’s Double Take and on Radio 4’s Dead Ringers,

"the best voice merchant on the circuit is Paolini, who has done some TV but is destined for far wider exposure" Evening Standard

Plus Chris Purchase will host the show.

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The Guilty Feminist Live Tour – Oxford
May
19
7:30 PM19:30

The Guilty Feminist Live Tour – Oxford

Featuring: Deborah Frances-White and Desiree Burch, Jess Fostekew, Catherine Bohart, with music from Jess Robinson

Join comedian Deborah Frances-White and her special guests as they discuss topics “all 21st century feminists agree on” while confessing their insecurities, hypocrisies and fears that underlie their lofty principles.

Deborah Frances-White is the 2016 Writers’ Guild Award Winner for Best Radio Comedy for her hit BBC Radio 4 series Deborah Frances-White Rolls the Dice. She is an Edinburgh Fringe regular, a screenwriter and is hugely in demand for her corporate seminars.

In 2017, The Guilty Feminist won two awards at the Luvvies – Best Entertainment Podcast (Silver) and Best Host (Silver).

In 2019, The Guilty Feminist was nominated for Best Comedy Podcast at the British Podcast Awards.

Previous episodes featuring Desiree are available to stream via TGF website (or wherever you get your podcasts)

The Guilty Feminist
Presented by Sofie Hagen and Deborah Frances-White

Episode 29: Taking up Space
with special guest Desiree Burch

 
 

The Guilty Feminist
Presented by Deborah Frances-White and Felicity Ward

Episode 40: International Women’s Day Special: Feminism – part two
with special guests Clémence Poésy, Leyla Hussein and Desiree Burch
and music by The B.I.G. Gospel Choir

 

The Guilty Feminist
Presented by Deborah Frances-White

Episode 127: Active Compassion
with special guests Desiree Burch, Hari Kondabolu, Abigoliah Schamaun, Michele Garnett-McKenzie, Rachel Mantell, Hannah Gousey and Steve Ali

 
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Hot Water Comedy Club - Triple Headline Show Late
Apr
20
9:00 PM21:00

Hot Water Comedy Club - Triple Headline Show Late

Hot Water Comedy Clubs flagship shows.
These shows will feature some of the finest headline comedians from across the UK and beyond. With regular TV faces. You'll be sure to have an absolutely side splitting night of laughter at Hot Water Comedy Club.

Who’s Performing?

PAUL SMITH

Our resident compere Paul Smith is a firm favourite at Hot Water. His quick wit and affable nature make him popular with any crowd. Paul has been crowned Liverpools New Comedian of the Year and was a Finalist at The Leicester Comedian of the Year competition.

CARL HUTCHINSON

Carl Hutchinson started stand up comedy one year into his mathematics degree at Newcastle University in 2007 and quickly became a multi-award winning comedian.

DESIREE BURCH
Desiree exploded onto the UK comedy scene in 2015, winning Funny Women Stage Award. Since then, she has appeared on, Live at the Apollo (BBC), The Mash ReportMock the WeekFrankie Boyle’s New World Order (BBC2), Live from the BBC (BBC3), Have I Got News For YouQi(BBC), 8 Out of 10 Cats (Channel 4), and co-hosted Officially Amazing (CBBC).
She can be seen in Spring 2019 on her Comedy Central special Desiree Burch Live and on the new Netflix series Flinch

MARKUS BIRDMAN
Markus Birdman is one of British comedy's most experienced and well-travelled performers.
In demand all over the UK and abroad, Markus is a veteran of the Edinburgh Fringe with many solo shows to his credit and headliner status at all the top clubs.
He's performed at the Melbourne, Adelaide, and Perth Comedy Festivals and was nominated by the New Zealand Comedy Guild for Best International Guest.

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Hot Water Comedy Club - Triple Headline Show Early
Apr
20
6:00 PM18:00

Hot Water Comedy Club - Triple Headline Show Early

Hot Water Comedy Clubs flagship shows.
These shows will feature some of the finest headline comedians from across the UK and beyond. With regular TV faces. You'll be sure to have an absolutely side splitting night of laughter at Hot Water Comedy Club.

Who’s Performing?

PAUL SMITH

Our resident compere Paul Smith is a firm favourite at Hot Water. His quick wit and affable nature make him popular with any crowd. Paul has been crowned Liverpools New Comedian of the Year and was a Finalist at The Leicester Comedian of the Year competition.

CARL HUTCHINSON

Carl Hutchinson started stand up comedy one year into his mathematics degree at Newcastle University in 2007 and quickly became a multi-award winning comedian.

DESIREE BURCH
Desiree exploded onto the UK comedy scene in 2015, winning Funny Women Stage Award. Since then, she has appeared on, Live at the Apollo (BBC), The Mash ReportMock the WeekFrankie Boyle’s New World Order (BBC2), Live from the BBC (BBC3), Have I Got News For YouQi(BBC), 8 Out of 10 Cats (Channel 4), and co-hosted Officially Amazing (CBBC).
She can be seen in Spring 2019 on her Comedy Central special Desiree Burch Live and on the new Netflix series Flinch

MARKUS BIRDMAN
Markus Birdman is one of British comedy's most experienced and well-travelled performers.
In demand all over the UK and abroad, Markus is a veteran of the Edinburgh Fringe with many solo shows to his credit and headliner status at all the top clubs.
He's performed at the Melbourne, Adelaide, and Perth Comedy Festivals and was nominated by the New Zealand Comedy Guild for Best International Guest.

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Apr
19
9:00 PM21:00

Hot Water Comedy Club - Triple Headline Show Late

Hot Water Comedy Clubs flagship shows.
These shows will feature some of the finest headline comedians from across the UK and beyond. With regular TV faces. You'll be sure to have an absolutely side splitting night of laughter at Hot Water Comedy Club.

Who’s Performing?

PAUL SMITH

Our resident compere Paul Smith is a firm favourite at Hot Water. His quick wit and affable nature make him popular with any crowd. Paul has been crowned Liverpools New Comedian of the Year and was a Finalist at The Leicester Comedian of the Year competition.

CARL HUTCHINSON

Carl Hutchinson started stand up comedy one year into his mathematics degree at Newcastle University in 2007 and quickly became a multi-award winning comedian.

DESIREE BURCH
Desiree exploded onto the UK comedy scene in 2015, winning Funny Women Stage Award. Since then, she has appeared on, Live at the Apollo (BBC), The Mash ReportMock the WeekFrankie Boyle’s New World Order (BBC2), Live from the BBC (BBC3), Have I Got News For YouQi(BBC), 8 Out of 10 Cats (Channel 4), and co-hosted Officially Amazing (CBBC).
She can be seen in Spring 2019 on her Comedy Central special Desiree Burch Live and on the new Netflix series Flinch

MARKUS BIRDMAN
Markus Birdman is one of British comedy's most experienced and well-travelled performers.
In demand all over the UK and abroad, Markus is a veteran of the Edinburgh Fringe with many solo shows to his credit and headliner status at all the top clubs.
He's performed at the Melbourne, Adelaide, and Perth Comedy Festivals and was nominated by the New Zealand Comedy Guild for Best International Guest.

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Apr
19
6:00 PM18:00

Hot Water Comedy Club - Triple Headline Show Early

Hot Water Comedy Clubs flagship shows.
These shows will feature some of the finest headline comedians from across the UK and beyond. With regular TV faces. You'll be sure to have an absolutely side splitting night of laughter at Hot Water Comedy Club.

Who’s Performing?

PAUL SMITH

Our resident compere Paul Smith is a firm favourite at Hot Water. His quick wit and affable nature make him popular with any crowd. Paul has been crowned Liverpools New Comedian of the Year and was a Finalist at The Leicester Comedian of the Year competition.

CARL HUTCHINSON

Carl Hutchinson started stand up comedy one year into his mathematics degree at Newcastle University in 2007 and quickly became a multi-award winning comedian.

DESIREE BURCH
Desiree exploded onto the UK comedy scene in 2015, winning Funny Women Stage Award. Since then, she has appeared on, Live at the Apollo (BBC), The Mash ReportMock the WeekFrankie Boyle’s New World Order (BBC2), Live from the BBC (BBC3), Have I Got News For YouQi(BBC), 8 Out of 10 Cats (Channel 4), and co-hosted Officially Amazing (CBBC).
She can be seen in Spring 2019 on her Comedy Central special Desiree Burch Live and on the new Netflix series Flinch

MARKUS BIRDMAN
Markus Birdman is one of British comedy's most experienced and well-travelled performers.
In demand all over the UK and abroad, Markus is a veteran of the Edinburgh Fringe with many solo shows to his credit and headliner status at all the top clubs.
He's performed at the Melbourne, Adelaide, and Perth Comedy Festivals and was nominated by the New Zealand Comedy Guild for Best International Guest.

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London Comedy Allstars @ Underbelly Festival
Apr
13
9:15 PM21:15

London Comedy Allstars @ Underbelly Festival

Underbelly fans! It's their 11th year on the South Bank and it's going to be the BIGGEST YET!

Open from April until the end of September, Underbelly Festival Southbank brings you world class entertainment at our beautiful pop-up festival right in the heart of London. Packed to the brim with all new Family Fest, Underbelly Lates, Podcast Live, and the best live circus, cabaret, comedy and music, we've got it all. You can enjoy international street food, after work drinks in one of London's largest outdoor bars and a true festival atmosphere on the banks of the Thames. 

Shows are short (usually only an hour long), sharp and very sweet. And the vast majority of tickets are under £20 making Underbelly Festival your affordable entertainment destination in London this summer.

London Comedy Allstars is your one-stop shop for the biggest laughs, the best location and your new favourite night out. Southbank will be non-stop LOLs.

Angela Barnes
Adam Hess
Lloyd Griffith
Harriet Kemsley
Desiree Burch

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The 99 Comedy Club - Leicester Square
Apr
13
8:30 PM20:30

The 99 Comedy Club - Leicester Square

The 99 Comedy Club has been entertaining audiences for over a decade, showcasing the best in British comedy 7 days a week across multiple London venues.

Awarded Best London Comedy Club 8 years running & Best UK Comedy Club 2015.

The flagship 99 Club venue in Central London prides itself on providing a luxury experience, perfect for creating a great an exciting comedy atmosphere and for those extra special occasions.

The evening will include;

Desiree Burch

As seen on Live at the Apollo, 8 Out of 10 Cats,
Channel 4's The Fake News Show,
QI and The Russell Howard Hour.

Darren Harriott

As seen on Mock the Week,
Live at the Apollo & Comedy Central's Stand Up Central

Brennan Reece

As seen on Live at the Apollo,
Comedy Up Late, BBC Three

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The 99 Comedy Club - Covent Gardens
Apr
13
8:30 PM20:30

The 99 Comedy Club - Covent Gardens

The 99 Comedy Club has been entertaining audiences for over a decade, showcasing the best in British comedy 7 days a week across multiple London venues.

Awarded Best London Comedy Club 8 years running & Best UK Comedy Club 2015.

The evening will include :

Brennan Reece

As seen on Live at the Apollo,
Comedy Up Late, BBC Three

Desiree Burch

As seen on Live at the Apollo,
8 Out of 10 Cats, Channel 4's The Fake News Show,
QI and The Russell Howard Hour.


Funmbi Omotayo

As seen on BBC1's John Bishop Show,
Comedy Central, BBC 2's Too Much TV.
"A storming spot" the Guardian.

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