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Three Award-Winning Comedians For Free: Ria Lina, Jason Patterson, Inder Manocha
Feeling the pinch after Christmas? Here's some great free comedy. Come and watch three acclaimed comedians preview their solo shows for this
year's big festivals. Ria Lina, Jason Patterson and Inder Manocha
perform excerpts from their works-in-progress. Sharp cultural
observations, twisted logic and a lack of political correctness
Please note that the artists appearing may be subject to change.
Once described as a Filipina Sarah Silverman... She intermingles her refreshingly funny songs with a dry wit ... Winner of the London Comedy Festival New Comedian Of The Year 2002 and the EMMA Best Comedian Award 2003.
'... electrified the audience with her relaxed yet biting wit' (ThreeWeeks)
'Lina is a musical comic with a brilliant line in bawdy songs... storming set!' (Evening Standard)
'I have no doubt she will hold her own so easily that she'll have a hand free to hold
someone else's too' (The Guardian)
'engaging, endearing and eye-opening' (Time Out)
''Fearless, provocative and very funny... wonderfully on-the-edge stuff... There isn't a comedy venue in the country that shouldn't be fighting for her' (The Scotsman)
'... slickly done - the girl's got talent' (Chortle).
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Comedian from MTV Base's comedy funhouse. His strong performances have led to him being nominated for Best Newcomer at the Black Entertainment Comedy Awards 2008. Jason covers a range of topics in his material from celebrities and relationships to gang culture and his parents.
'Brilliant observations backed by a perfectly measured delivery' (Comedy Central Live)
'Jason Patterson absolutely sounds the part. He's got a rich, deep voice that oozes confidence, and a perfectly measured delivery that gives him instant authority' (Chortle).
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Inder left the world of therapy and some months later decided to pursue a career in comedy in September 2000, by 2001 he was in the Grand Finals of 'So You Think You're Funny?' and winner of the Ethnic Multicultural Media Award for Best Comedian, beating Meera Syal, Lenny Henry and Three Non-Blondes. Tipped for greatness, Inder is a unique act with a strange style, that's impressing audiences everywhere.
'A thorough delight from start to finish' (Time Out)
'A belly full of laughs with sharp-shootiong cultural observations...' (Three Weeks).
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