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The Albany, London
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Featuring

Bridget Christie

Bridget Christie appearing at this event

Bridget Christie has been a regular on the sketch and stand-up circuit for the last 5 years. She was a finalist in the Funny Women Final 2004, nominated for the Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year 2005, won the inaugural Funny Women Best Show Fringe Award 2007 and was nominated for the Chortle Best Breakthrough Act 2009. Bridget appeared in the second series of The Omid Djalili show on BBC1 and on Andy Zaltman's Radio 4 Series, Andy Zaltzman's History of the Third Millennium Series 1 of 100. 'One of the finest comedians around' (The Independent) 'A superb stand-up with a powerful voice and something to say. It's nothing short of a revelation' (The Observer) '... another cracking show from the current queen of crusading UK comedy...' ( The Guardian).

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Bobby Mair

Bobby Mair appearing at this event

A comedian from Toronto who was voted 'Best Newcomer' at the Canadian Comedy Awards and has appeared in the UK on Russell Howard's Good News, Never Mind the Buzzcocks, 8 Out of 10 Cats, The Hour, Sweat the Small Stuff and Virtually Famous. He is also a 3rd cousin of Canadian pop-star Justin Bieber - although he claims that they have never met. 'Mair exudes a kind of effortless, awkwardness and brings to it something fresh and downright disturbing. A bright, dark future surely awaits' (The Stage) 'He's either going to be a huge international comedy star or the funniest homeless man ever' (Jimmy Carr).

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Eleanor Tiernan

Eleanor Tiernan appearing at this event

Eleanor Tiernan abandoned her civil engineering training to become a stand-up in 2004 – and within her first year appeared on RTE’s The Liffey Laughs and BBC’s One Night Stand. In 2007, she starred in the Edinburgh Fringe play Help!, and made her solo show debut the following year. She then played to more than 120,000 people as the support act for her cousin, Tommy Tiernan, on his Bovinity tour, She also played the ditzy waitress, Emer, on RTE2’s youth-orientated chat show The Cafe. 'The fastest-rising comedy talent in the country' (Irish Times) 'Her laid back delivery and engaging stories are both interesting and unique' (Finhouse Comedy) 'Eleanor Tiernan is far and away the best comic actress I have seen on stage' (Hot Press Ireland).

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Michael Brunström

Michael Brunström appearing at this event

I'm an alternative comedian based in London. I devise and perform surrealist stunts and skits. These have titles such as: "What If Noel Edmonds Were a Cello?" "The Ironic Trowel" "The Mystery of Fennel" "Hula Hoop Hamlet" "Homage to Sir Alexander Fleming" "Gargling the Gettysburg Address While Nailing Grapes to Ted Cruz's Face" I've written and performed five full-length shows: "The Human Loire" (Edinburgh Fringe 2014) "The Golden Age of Steam" (Edinburgh Fringe 2015) "The Hay Wain Reloaded" (Edinburgh Fringe 2016) "Parsley" (Edinburgh Fringe 2017) "The Great Fire of London" (Camden Fringe 2018) “World of Sports” (Edinburgh Fringe 2019) I am a regular member of the Weirdos Collective (Chortle Award winners 2018), DLCF Liberty Award nominees 2016). I've performed for the Alternative Comedy Memorial Society, Laugh Out London, Knock2Bag and many more.

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Thom Tuck

Thom Tuck appearing at this event

An actor and comedian known for being one third of comedy troupe The Penny Dreadfuls. In 2011 he made his solo Edinburgh festival debut with the stand-up show Thom Tuck Goes Straight to DVD where he was nominated for the Best Newcomer award.

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The Albany

  • 240 Great Portland Street
  • London
  • W1W 5QU
Website:
facebook.com/thealbanyw1w
Booking:
020 7387 0221
Disabled access:
Gold Status