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Crouch End's weekly celebration of the best in stand-up and variety.
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Please note that the artists appearing may be subject to change.
Finalist in the 2013 Laughing Horse New Act Of The Year competition and Colchester New Comedian Of The Year 2013.. 'Nice rhythm... clever and unique observations and writing' (Chortle) 'Always energises a room with his confident, likeable delivery and imaginative material' (Wivenhoe Funny Farm).
See 3 tour dates featuring Ben Clover
'The most original new comedian I've seen in ages' (Adam Bloom). 'Such a brilliant set – well observed, well written and funny obvs' (Josie Long) 'Smart, polemical and witty observations full of insight and devoid of cliche' (Steve Bennett, Chortle) 'Easily the most assured act on the night – he is clearly going places' (Bruce Dessau, Beyond A Joke) 'A fantastic set of perfectly delivered, perfectly timed and perfectly glorious comedy' (Broadway Baby) 'An epic monologue of first world observations and paranoia. The highlight of the night' (Bournemouth Daily Echo) 'Made me genuinely laugh out loud' (The Brighton Argus).
See 2 tour dates featuring Phil Jerrod
BBC New Comedian of the Year 2018 Nominee Ali Woods has also been Leicester Square New Comedian of the Year 2017 Runner Up as well as a Yellow Comedy Young Comedian of the Year 2017 Finalist.
See 2 tour dates featuring Ali Woods
Otiz Cannelloni combines magic and the logic of stand-up to produce a hybrid comic creation. With a mind more suited to testing crash helmets, his performance fluctuates between sheer genius and downright stupidity. 'Master of mirth and minimalist magic... delightful' (Time Out).
See 4 tour dates featuring Otiz Cannelloni
An Asian American who was adopted in Japan and raised in New Jersey, USA, Rick has been living and working in the UK since 1993. 'Kiesewetter has plenty of national stereotypes to play on, but he soon steers clear of nationality cliches to deliver punchy observational gags about the little things that annoy everyone' (Bruce Dessau, Evening Standard) '... hugely enjoyable hour of comedy (Three Weeks) 'Subversive observations by this UK-based Asian-American comedian...' (The List).
See 2 tour dates featuring Rick Kiesewetter
A superb character act, his Upper Class Rapper has been a firm favourite for a number of years - as well as Simon La Fontaine the philandering aristocrat, Ludwig The Bavarian and Morris the Morris Dancer.
See 2 tour dates featuring Dominic Frisby
Kings Head Crouch End
- 2 Crouch End Hill
- Crouch End
- N8 8AA