Another splendid night of Stand-Up in Sunny Sydenham.
Please note that the artists appearing may be subject to change.
Madame Galina Korsakova
Let the 17 stone Russian ballerina teach you the secrets of ballet as she twirls her massive frame for your enjoyment and then turns on the audience like a rabid dog! 'If Tommy Cooper and Margot Fonteyn had mated she would be the result' (The Stage). Iyestyn Edwards' alter ego, Madame Galina, is an extravagant mix of classical ballet, comedy and prima donna. Her acid tongue and quick wit will have you wondering what you have stumbled into.
See 3 tour dates featuring Madame Galina Korsakova
Irish comedian, writer for 8 Out Of 10 Cats, and Radio 4's News Quiz and The Now Show! 'An engaging and natural performer with deep reserves of excitable energy. Can employ understatement with the dry mastery of a Father Ted script' (Chortle) 'Extremely funny' (The Times) 'Highly promising, delightfully quirky – has a big future ahead of her' (Time Out).
See 4 tour dates featuring Grainne Maguire
Saskia Preston is a one-liner comic who charms audiences with her energetic performances, smart self-referential style and quirky but exquisite wordplay. Or - in her own words - 'Started in 2011, London based. 5ft 5 (irrelevant?!) Edinburgh debut in 2013 with Been To Bruno Mars and back' Saskia has found herself the finalist in many competitons in her first couple of years including the Max Turner Comedy Award 2013, Funny Women Award 2013 and Comedy Knights Fresh Comedian of 2013 Competition. She was shortlisted for the BBC New Comedy Award 2013 broadcast on BBC Radio 4 extra. '... superb gag-writer... one to watch' (London Is Funny).
See Saskia Preston tour dates
Ruby Carr, Cansu Karabiyik
The Poodle Club
- 167 Sydenham Road
- SE26 5HB