Jessica Fostekew

at The Exchange, Twickenham
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Manford's Comedy Club - Twickenham

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This live comedy show features four brilliant comedians from around the UK, personally selected by Jason Manford.

A great evening of original stand-up comedy with some top names from the UK touring circuit and television.

Please visit www.manfordscomedyclub.com for more information.

With: Jessica Fostekew - Markus Birdman - Joanne McNally - Ben Norris

Please note that the artists appearing may be subject to change.

Jessica Fostekew

Jessica Fostekew appearing at this event

Jessica has been performing improvised comedy and working as a comedy actress since 2005. In January 2008 she hit the UK stand up circuit like a thunderbolt of joy and was a finalist in the Funny Women's Awards 2010. Jessica co-hosts the mighty Guilty Feminist podcast which has reached well over 10 million listeners and is regularly in the Top 10 on the iTunes chart. She starred in this year’s hugely acclaimed new BBC2 sitcom from Sharon Horgan and Graham Linehan Motherland as well as the award winning BBC1 drama Three Girls. “Intensely funny” Time Out 'Fostekew is a hugely engaging presence and there's something reassuringly honest about her... Consistently hilarious' (Fest) 'Great fun' (Guardian).

See 15 tour dates featuring Jessica Fostekew

Markus Birdman

Markus Birdman appearing at this event

Markus is an original and highly talented stand up. He has been described by the BBC as “the all-round package; witty, controversial, hip, topical, silly. A master of timing and physical comedy." His relationship with the Beeb goes back to his performance at the Edinburgh Festival in 2001 as part of Screaming Blue Murder's Big Value Show and as a finalist in the televised BBC New Comedy Awards 2001. He was nominated for the NZ Comedy Guild Award as Best International Artist 2014. 'The crowd fell for his dry, witty, confused little boy mutt-schtick in a big way' (The Observer) 'Delightfully comic. Controversial, personal and wickedly punchy' (The List) 'Birdman cuts a dashing figure, elegant, smart, theatrical. A hugely entertaining hour of thoughtful, heartfelt, mature comedy, performed with great energy and dynamism... Engagingly mixes the silly and the downright wrong' (Chortle) '... already on his way up...' (Time Out) 'Second to none' (Adelaide Advertiser) 'Infectious, likeable and popular... A consummate comic... energetic, engaging, thought-provoking and funny' (The Stage).

See 8 tour dates featuring Markus Birdman

Joanne McNally

Joanne McNally appearing at this event

Ireland’s fastest rising comedy star, nominated for multiple Dublin Fringe Festival awards including Best Performer, Best Production & the First Fortnight Award.

See 5 tour dates featuring Joanne McNally

Ben Norris

Ben Norris appearing at this event

A stand up comedian working in the UK and abroad. A popular comic/DJ on MTV, Ben has also performed on the BBC's Stand Up Show and They Think It's All Over. His routines are a breath of fresh air, and highly original - check out his Shakespearian Porn routine... 'Killer gags' (The Scotsman) 'well-stocked arsenal of sharp lines and the wherewithal to work any crowd make Norris one of the more engaging and enjoyable comics' (Chortle) 'A master of the craft... an hour of the most polished stand-up you are likely to see' (GQ Magazine) 'One of the comedy circuits best improvisers' (The Daily Mirror).

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The Exchange

  • 75 London Road
  • Twickenham
  • TW1 1BE

Website:
exchangetwickenham.co.uk