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The Painted Grin Comedy: Kishore Nayar, Oli Bettesworth, John Hastings, Darren Walsh, Nat Luurtsema, Jayde Adams
Whether it be tried-and-tested material or experimenting with something new, The Painted Grin comedy night offers the opportunity for you to come enjoy an evening of excellent comedy from comedians on the London comedy and cabaret circuit.
Please note that the artists appearing may be subject to change.
'Conversational stand-up told expertly well’ (Chortle)
'Definitely one to watch’ (http://www.Comedy.co.uk)
'I thought you were very funny’ (Sarah Millican).
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'A gem. Beautiful language concealing hilarious suckerpunches' (Dan Antopolski)
'A very funny man' (Carl Donnelly)
'Full of potential, like a young Stewart Lee... it's good to find a comedian you can listen to and admire, as well as laugh at' (David Schneider).
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John Hastings is a comedian who has performed all over America, Canada and all the small scary corners of the United Kingdom.
Since moving to the UK in 2012 from Canada John Hastings is very much in demand from the top comedy venues, entertaining audiences with his sharp punchlines delivered through his observational storytelling style. He is an Amused Moose Comedy Award-nominated comedian.
'Shockingly good' (Montreal Gazette)
'A strong calling card from a thoughtful and observant comic with enjoyably wry sensibilities... we're in the hands of an appealing consummate pro' (Chortle)
'He was fast, polished and had an original slant. We will hear more of him' (http://www.BroadwayBaby.com)
'Particularly awesome' (San Francisco Examiner).
John Hastings was named in Ents24's top 20 hardest-working comedians 2017.
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Combining sound effects, one-liners and silly drawings, Darren Walsh's silly happy-go-lucky style has been compared to Harry Hill, with an act that combines surreal nonsense and snippets of daft songs.
Dave's Joke of the Fringe winner 2015
‘The most pun you can have with your clothes on’ (The Daily Mirror)
'One to watch' (Time Out)
'Multi Joke Of The Fringe award winner: A real crowd pleaser' (Chortle)
'He is a genial presence, not manic like Tim Vine, not wonderfully nerdy like Gary
Delaney and not deadpan like Jimmy Carr, but very much his own mirthmaker' (The Scotsman)
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'Nat Luurtsema is definitely an original thinker. Her inventive, witty routines demonstrate a wonderfully warped logic, taken to the limits of imagination' - Chortle.
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Jayde Adams is a Bristolian multi-faceted comedian. She is trained in competitive dancing, sings opera, beatboxes, clowns, raps, balloon models, draws and plays the piano.
Jayde was Funny Women Winner 2014.
'Will have you in fits of laughter before she's even opened her gob' (Bristol247)
"Jayde Adams is the 3rd funniest woman in the world. Fact." (Dawn French).
'Jaw-droppingly amazing, Jayde Adams is the rising star of London cabaret. See. Her. Now' (ThisIsCabaret).
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