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Amused Moose Comedy Lab: Tom Rosenthal, Kirsten O'Brien, Romesh Ranganathan, Diane Morgan, Paul Langton, Toby Brown, John Kearns, Eleanor Lawless, Tom McDonnell, Andrea Hubert, Ian Smith
Comedy night featuring up-and-coming acts honing new material along with more established artists in a 'work-in-progress phase'.
In addition there may well be big names dropping in unannounced!
Visit www.amusedmoose.com/shows for further information.
Please note that the artists appearing may be subject to change.
This event takes place at The Albany, which has achieved Gold Status for disabled access from Attitude Is Everything.
Award-winning comedian and star of Channel 4's Friday Night Dinner, he has also appeared on 8 Out Of 10 Cats and Dave's One Night Stand.
'A clever comic who's never afraid to look cocksure in the name of humour' (The Guardian)
'... talented upcoming star' (Time Out).
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Romesh burst onto the comedy circuit in 2010, gigging regularly at top venues all over the country. As well as turning in storming turns on a regular basis, he has also found time to reach the Latitude New Act Final 2010, The So You Think You're Funny? Final 2010 as well as coming runner up in The Amused Moose Laugh Off 2010.
In 2015 Romesh starred in his own show called 'Asian Provocateur' (BBC Three) where he travelled to Sri Lanka to learn about his parents' country. In 2016 the second series 'Mum's American Dream' was commissioned.
He has forged a fearsome reputation with a set that combines cutting one liners with an acerbic take on the world around him.
'Extraordinarily hilarious' (Three Weeks)
'Plenty to enjoy in his ultra sardonic set' (Chortle)
'His ability to write bitingly fresh gags marks him out from the crowd... Ranganathan's punchlines are sharper and funnier than many of his peers' (The Guardian).
Romesh Ranganathan was named in Ents24's top 5 hardest-working comedians of 2016.
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Originally from Bolton, Diane Morgan began stand up in 2004. Two years later she was runner up in the Hackney Empire New Act Of The Year and Funny Women Award.
Known for the character Philomena Cunk, from BBC2's Charlie Brooker's Weekly Wipe) as well as other TV, theatre and radio appearances, Diane is one half of acclaimed comedy sketch duo Two Episodes Of Mash.
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The most original, odd, off-beat and hilarious alternative comic to arise this decade, John Kearns is an act who has forged his own raggedy path all the way to success.
London-based comedian and Winner of the Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Award, Best Newcomer 2013.
'Tremendous originality... a jumpy and unpredictable raconteur... a shot of nervous energy, an elastic band about to snap... I can't see him waiting in reserve for long' (Broadyway Baby)
'... brilliantly bonkers' (Time Out)
'Now THIS is how you do absurd comedy' (http://www.Chortle.co.uk).
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Runner-up in the 2010 Laughing Horse New Act Of The Year competition, having started performing stand-up in late 2009.
Andrea has since performed alongside some of the UK's best comedians at prestigious comedy clubs all over the UK, been commissioned as a writer for a BBC pilot and was shortlisted for the BAFTA Rocliffe New Writing Forum at the New York Television Festival 2012.
'Andrea Hubert's eccentric and dark humour has the audience in hysterics… the charisma and confidence of a natural performer' (Broadway Baby)
'A keen writing skill... archly cynical attitude... her slick, fluid set is rich with inventive, sarcastic gags hung round an intriguing personality' (Chortle)
'A gifted storyteller... Hubert was the highlight of the show' (Fringe Guru).
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One of the new crop of emerging acts, Ian Smith employs a careful, unhurried delivery that conceals a nicely pointed attitude with a sack full of neat gags to match.
'Fantastically funny' (The Times)
'Star of the future' (Time Out).
'... delightfully offbeat writing, a mastery of phrasing and summons up some fine comic images. A talent, for sure' (http://www.chortle.co.uk).
Winner of the 'People's Champion Award' at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 with his show 'Snowflake'.
Winner - Amused Moose Comedy Award People’s Champion
Winner - ThreeWeeks Editors’ Award
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