Comedy @ The Duchess April 2016

Comedy @ The Duchess is a weekly FREE comedy night at The Duchess of Cambridge in Hammersmith combining circuit regulars with up and coming comedy acts.

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Wednesday 27th April

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Richard Todd New Act Finalist at the Leicester Square Theatre before winning the prestigious Amused Moose Laugh Off in 2012, Dave Green Comedy Knights’ Fresh Comedian 2014 WINNER + Time out One-to-Watch, Juliet Meyers “Excellent” Time Out, Dylan Gott Nominated for a Canadian Comedy Award, performed at prestigious comedy festivals eg Just For Laughs Toronto, North By Northeast and appeared on Bite TV with his own televised special on iChannel called ‘No Kidding’ Sam Deards ‘Disconcertingly brilliant’ Mark Dolan – TV’s Balls of Steel, Simon Lilley ‘Great wit, jokes & presence’ **** MumbleComedy, MC Alex Oliver Finalist of the Chortle Student Comedian of the Year, Brighton Squawker New Act Year and Tickled Pig Student Comedian of the Year. ‘Induces paroxysms of laughter’ – Three Weeks

Book Tickets: HERE

Venue Website: http://www.duchessofcambridgew6.co.uk

Doors: 7.30pm Show: 8pm

Entry: FREE

Venue: The Duchess Of Cambridge, 320 Goldhawk Road, Stamford Brook, London, W6 0XF Tel: 020 8834 7336

Comedy @ The Duchess 2016

Comedy @ The Duchess is a weekly FREE comedy night at The Duchess of Cambridge in Hammersmith combining circuit regulars with up and coming comedy acts.

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Shows:

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Wednesday 23rd March: Ed Aczel “Perhaps Britain’s greatest living anti-comedian” Guardian, Nico Yearwood Golden Jester Finalist and Runner up 2012, Gary Tro “Excellent, fresh material with a fresh style” Comedy Store, Manchester, Dave Green Winner Comedy Knights Fresh Comedian 2014 “Could be a contender to follow in the footsteps of Milton Jones” Chortle, Alex Oliver Finalist of the Chortle Student Comedian of the Year ‘Induces paroxysms of laughter’ Three Weeks

Book Tickets HERE

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Wednesday 30th March: Ryan Cull “He has the confidence of slickness you would expect from an experienced North American pro…….His sharp style is a loyal servant of the punchline, and almost every sentence ends with a joke.” Chortle, Red Richardson ‘So you think You’re funny finalist’, ‘Golden Jesters Award’ runner up,’Sqwauker’ Award finalist, Chloe Petts Member of the Soho Theatre Young Comedians Company, Chloe could be the next big thing (or that’s what Mum says anyway), Sam Deards ‘Disconcertingly brilliant’ Mark Dolan – TV’s Balls of Steel, Simon Lilley ‘Great wit, jokes & presence’ **** MumbleComedy

Book Tickets: HERE

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Wednesday 6th March: Richard Todd New Act Finalist at the Leicester Square Theatre before winning the prestigious Amused Moose Laugh Off in 2012, Viv Groskop Writer, Critic, Broadcaster, Stand-up comedian ”charmingly leftfield with a warm, oddball sense of humour” + MORE! 

Book Tickets: HERE

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Wednesday 13th March: Ellie Taylor Edinburgh Preview! A stand-up comic, actor, writer and presenter based in London.Appeared on numerous TV shows including Mock the Week & The John Bishop Show and has presented Snog, Marry, Avoid. “Fantastic!” – Kate Copstick “Radiates natural charisma… blessed with great flair” The Guardian

Book Tickets: HERE

Venue Website: http://www.duchessofcambridgew6.co.uk

Doors: 7.30pm Show: 8pm

Entry: FREE

Venue: The Duchess Of Cambridge, 320 Goldhawk Road, Stamford Brook, London, W6 0XF Tel: 020 8834 7336

Twice as Nice Comedy @ Grove H’smith Sun 29nd June: Eric Lampaert & Ellie Taylor (Edinburgh Previews)

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Two extended preview sets from two of the comedy greats:

Eric Lampaert: Resembling the lovechild of Tim Burton and a hairy lampost, Eric Lampaert has been described as ‘delightfully weird’ (Time Out) “Likeable and enjoying, sweeping up the audience in the sheer energy of his performance. The strength of his scatty character rips through the room like a mini-hurricane, destroying complacency and raising the spirits” – Chortle

Ellie Taylor: Host of Snog Marry Avoid BBC3, 8 out of 10 Cats C4 and recently Funny Rotten Scoundrels LondonLive “Fantastic!” Kate Copstick “Charismatic, personable and bright” Chortle “Sparkling and energetic company… the potential to go on to really great things.” Three Weeks “An ingenious range of material…she finds cause for hilarity in the most prosaic of scenarios.” Broadway Baby

MC Sam Deards “unnervingly brilliant” Mark Dolan TV Ball’s of Steel

The Grove, 83 Hammersmith Grove, Hammersmith, London, W6 0NQ

http://www.groverestaurants.co.uk/

https://twiceasnicecomedy.com/

Twitter: @twicenicecomedy

Entry: £5 Online (£7 on door)

http://www.wegottickets.com/twiceasnicecomedy

Doors 7.30pm Show 8.00pm Food available until 10.00pm

Nearest Tube : Hammersmith

Twice as Nice Comedy @ Grove H’smith Sun 22nd June: Mark Dolan & Alex Edelman (Edinburgh Previews)

 

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Two extended preview sets from two of the comedy greats:

Mark Dolan: A comedian, TV presenter and writer – Channel 4′s Ball’s of Steel, The World’s…and Me; The book: The World’s Most Extraordinary People …and Me. Mark will be fronting a new series in the autumn for E4 entitled the Comedy Summit, in which he celebrates iconic television through the decades. “Comedy Gold” One 4 Review. “Consistently funny” The Independent.

Alex Edelman: Straight out of New York. Via Boston. And LA. And Jerusalem… Alex Edelman draws upon astute social observations alongside his student experiences at NYU in the creation of his beguiling comic tales. Fresh, original, and endearing, with each performance, Edelman continues to prove himself to be one of New York’s most promising upcoming comedians. 

MC Sam Deards “unnervingly brilliant” Mark Dolan TV Ball’s of Steel

The Grove, 83 Hammersmith Grove, Hammersmith, London, W6 0NQ

http://www.groverestaurants.co.uk/

https://twiceasnicecomedy.com/

Twitter: @twicenicecomedy

Entry: £5 Online (£7 on door)

http://www.wegottickets.com/twiceasnicecomedy

Doors 7.30pm Show 8.00pm Food available until 10.00pm

Nearest Tube : Hammersmith

Twice as Nice Comedy @ Grove Hammersmith Sunday 18 May: Eric Lampaert & Valdemar Pustelnik

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Eric Lampaert: Resembling the lovechild of Tim Burton and a hairy lampost, Eric Lampaert has been described as ‘delightfully weird’ (Time Out) “Likeable and enjoying, sweeping up the audience in the sheer energy of his performance. The strength of his scatty character rips through the room like a mini-hurricane, destroying complacency and raising the spirits” – Chortle

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Valdemar Pustelnik: An absurdist confessional stand-up and is one of the leading Danish alternative comedians ‘…the fast and fluid set garners the laughs’, Steve Bennett, Chortle.co.uk ‘Quick wit, distilled into well crafted routines with quirky payoffs’, Kate Bassett, Dave´s Leicester Comedy Festival

with Masud MilasLuke Stephens, Nalika de Silva, Nathan Wilcox, Aideen McQueen and MC Sam Deards

The Grove, 83 Hammersmith Grove, Hammersmith, London, W6 0NQ
http://www.groverestaurants.co.uk/
https://twiceasnicecomedy.com/
Twitter: @twicenicecomedy

Entry: £5 Online (£7 on door)

http://www.wegottickets.com/twiceasnicecomedy

Doors 7.30pm Show 8.00pm Food available until 10.00pm

Nearest Tube : Hammersmith

Twice as Nice Comedy @ Grove Hammersmith Sunday 4 May: Imran Yusuf & Steve Hall

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Imran Yusuf: Renowned for his stinging, lyrical street-slang verbiage and super-high energy performance. Fast and furious yet charmingly endearing, his is a unique voice in the comedy world. His TV debut was also made shortly after the festival appearing on Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Road Show (BBC1) and the Edinburgh Comedy Gala (BBC3) broadcast in September 2010.Currently working on a theatre tour and various TV and radio projects, expect to see and hear a lot more from Imran as he continues to cut at the very edge of British comedy. “Imran Yusuf’s show heralds the birth of a new comedy star” Time Out “An hour of cheek and charm”The Independent

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Steve Hall has provided the support for Russell Howard on his sell-out national tours and has included writing on Russell Howard’s Good News series 6, 7 and 8 as well as a second series of writing for BBC Radio 4’s The Now Show. Steve also makes up one third of if.comedy Award nominated and BBC Three sketch show We Are Klang. “This is stand-up as it should be: snappy and smart, occasionally nasty, and always funny” The List

With Sy Thomas, David Tsono, Amy Gledhill, Jay Cowle, Saskia Preston & MC Sion James 

The Grove, 83 Hammersmith Grove, Hammersmith, London, W6 0NQ
http://www.groverestaurants.co.uk/
https://twiceasnicecomedy.com/
Twitter: @twicenicecomedy

Entry: £5 Online (£7 on door)

Doors 7.30pm Show 8.00pm Food available until 10.00pm

Nearest Tube : Hammersmith

Twice as Nice Comedy @ Grove Hammersmith Sunday 27 April: Andy Zaltzman & Iain Stirling

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Andy Zaltzman: An Oxford classics graduate, Andy Zaltzman emerged on to the stand-up scene in 1999, when he was a finalist in the So You Think You’re Funny? talent contest. Your chance to have the issues you care about satirised to order by one of Britain’s leading political comedians.

Iain Stirling: BAFTA “Best Children’s Presenter” Nominee 2011, CHORTLE “Best Newcomer” Nominee 2011, LOADED LAFTAs “Rising Star” Nominee 2011 and a good few more! Star of Russell Howard’s Good News. 

The Grove, 83 Hammersmith Grove, Hammersmith, London, W6 0NQ
http://www.groverestaurants.co.uk/
https://twiceasnicecomedy.com/
Twitter: @twicenicecomedy

Entry: £5 Online (£7 on door)
http://www.wegottickets.com/twiceasnicecomedy

Doors 7.30pm Show 8.00pm Food available until 10.00pm

Nearest Tube : Hammersmith