Susan Murray (Comedian)

August 22, 2018

“Feisty fire-headed pocket rocket “Broadway Baby.

 “Her ability to make quirky connections allows her to build a compelling believable and richly funny picture of 21st century womanhood..Anyone who loves the work of Sarah Millican and Kerry Godliman will find plenty to enjoy here” The Guardian

Susan has emerged as one of the best female stand-ups in the UK and was the first ever woman to MC Decompression gigs for the British Army / CSE. She is in the top 100 Huffington Post funny women Tweeters.  She’s wrote for and was a guest on Jeremy Hardy Talks To The Nation and has also starred in Stephen K Amos’ Idiots Guide both for Radio 4. She has penned 4 successful solo shows at the Edinburgh Festival as well as performing in several comedy plays and sketches She  made her TV acting debut in the 3rd series of ITV’s “The Job Lot” alongside Jo Enright and Russell Tovey. She is currently presenting on East London Radio  and about to go on tour with Britain’s Got Talent star Daliso Chaponda.

Not only that Susan has penned a chapter about comedy in Counter Culture UK A Celebration.

She has written and starred in the topical web show ‘Britain’s Got People’  with Dave Cohen ( Have I Got News For You/ Horrible Histories). Susan is working nationally for the majority of promoters and clubs in the UK and has gigged internationally; Quatar, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, China, Malaysia, Indonesia, Germany, Luxembourg, Brussels, Ireland. Her versatility means that as well as corporate gigs Susan works  Biker Festivals and music festivals including Glastonbury, Bestival, The Big Chill, Reading, V,  Download.  Acting credits include starring in the TV comedy drama “Love, Lies and Lipstick” for ITV, Arthur Smith Sings Leonard Cohen (Pleasance, Edinburgh Festival and Garrick London) and Itch Scratch at The Pleasance Theatre.

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Luke Stephen (Comedian)

July 25, 2018

Luke Stephen first started as a playwright in 2003. By 2004 his play The Final Days of Simon Bacon received rave reviews and had a successful three-night sell out run at the Palace Theatre in Southend, Essex.

In 2007 he turned to stand-up. In the following years he was a semi-finalist at the ‘Laughing Horse New Act of the Year’, and finalist at ‘Comedy Café New Act of the Year’. Since then Luke has been giving a fresh view on the world that surrounds him culminating in a debut show that is surely one not to be missed.

 

Twitter:@Luke_Stephen1

Instagram:  lukestephenfunnyman

Podcast: Luke Stephen, Crushing it!

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Dave Green (Comedian)

June 27, 2018

Dave Green has been doing stand-up comedy since 2011. Since then his surreal one liners and deadpan delivery have fast proved popular with audiences and promoters alike. In 2013 he won the wild card vote in the BBC New Comedy Award securing him a place in the semi final which was broadcast on BBC Radio 2. In 2014 he was nominated by a panel of industry professionals to take part in the Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year. He is also a finalist in the Leicester Square New Comedian 2012 and is the winner of the Comedy Knights Fresh Comedian 2014.

 “Fantastically original gags”
- Bruce Dessau, Beyond The Joke 

"A keen eye for the absurd" - Wee Review

“Could be a contender to follow in the footsteps of Milton Jones”.
- Steve Bennett, Chortle

Highly watchable deadpan style
– What’s on London

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Adele Cliff (Comedian)

May 30, 2018

Adele is a stand-up comedian who already has two Edinburgh Fringe Festivals under her belt. She has recently returned from three months in the States where she trained in improv and comedy writing at the world renowned Second City Training Centre in Chicago and gigged extensively in Chicago and New York City.

Her many stand-up gigs include Leamington Comedy Festival, Bath Comedy Festival, Leicester Comedy Festival, Nottingham Comedy Festival, Women in Comedy Festival Manchester, Brighton Fringe Festival, Great Yorkshire Fringe Festival, Backyard Comedy Club, Angel Comedy, The Stand, Komedia Brighton, Vegfest, Mirth Control and Glee Club, Birmingham amongst many more.

In the US Adele has performed at The Laugh Factory, Gotham Comedy Club, Broadway Comedy Club, The Comic Strip Live, Zanies Chicago and The Second City.

Awards include;
Dave’s Funniest Jokes of the Fringe 2017 & 2016
Huffington Post’s Ten Must See New Acts Edinburgh Fringe 2016
Finalist Nottingham Comedy Festival New Act of the Year 2016
Finalist Bath Comedy Festival New Act of the Year 2016
Semi Finalist New Comedian of the Year 2016
Semi Finalist Laughing Horse New Act of the Year 2015

“It’s rare to see a female comedian who specialises in one liners and Adele does this with great accomplishment. The skill of joke writing coupled with her likeable stage persona, mean that Adele is a very promising comic talent. Her material is consistently intelligent, witty and, most importantly, very funny.” – Lynne Parker, Founder, Funny Women.

“I find her really annoying to watch, as I’m constantly kicking myself for not having thought of those gags first.” – Gary Delaney

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Conor Drum (Comedian, Actor)

April 27, 2018

'Brilliant' (GetReading.co.uk)

‘Delivers high quality material’ (Skinny)

'A skilled raconteur' (MumbleComedy)

Conor Drum is an actorcomedian and writer from Dublin now based in Central London, he has performed on both RTÉ and the BBC's New Comedy Awards and has worked in entertainment for several years. He has appeared in several national commercialsshortsvoice-overstelevisionand film projects. 

A regular on the UK comedy circuit, Conor has performed comedy all over the world fromBarcelona to Los Angeles and South Africa. He has also brought several successful shows to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival including the acclaimed 'All My Friends Are Dead'. 

Over Christmas 2017 Conor opened for Jeff Garlin(Curb Your EnthusiasmThe Goldbergs) over several nights, during his sold out Soho Theatre run.

In 2014 Conor went to New York as the star of Irish comedy Scratch, which was named one of the Top 12 Short Films of the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival.

Instagram:conordrum

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/conordrum/ 

Twitter: @conordrum 

 

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Trev Tokabi (Comedian)

March 28, 2018

Trev is currently preparing for his first solo show, full run at the Edinburgh Fringe 2018 called "Cool Story Bro'!". He will also be doing a work in progress at the Hastings Fringe. If you can't particularly wait that long, he will be doing a spot on March 15th at Top Secret in London.

Twitter: @trevtokabi

Insta: @TrevTokabi

Facebook: Trev Tokabi

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Ben Clover (Comedian)

February 28, 2018

Ben Clover is a stand-up and writer based in London. Over the years he has written and performed one-man shows on local newspapers and inheritance tax as well as performing at an Oxford Union debate and the Cambridge Science Festival three times. He gigs regularly across Britain and will be taking his fourth solo show to the Edinburgh festival in 2018.

Twitter: benclover_

benclover.weebly.com

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Zack Dyer (Comedian)

January 31, 2018

Zack Dyer is a comedian hailing from North Queensland, Australia. Having performed in Queensland for several years, Zack then moved south to Melbourne and found success after winning RAW comedy, Australia’s biggest national comedy competition. The prize for winning was a trip to Edinburgh Fringe Festival and the opportunity to compete in the coveted So You Think You’re Funny competition. Although he didn’t win the entire competition, he did win the hearts of several audience member who “thought he was very good” When not writing and performing comedy, Zack enjoys playing video games and getting likes on social media.

Twitter: @localfunnyman

Instagram: @localfunnyman

Facebook: Zack Dyer

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Jez Watts (Comedian)

December 27, 2017

Jez has been a comic for 5 years and has already notched up an impressive list of achievements. He’s about to start touring his third straight solo show in as many years and has sold out shows in Perth, Sydney and Scotland. He’s the creator of comedy production company Infinite Jest Comedy, host of the touring festival juggernaut The Nasty Show and of podcast Brief Interviews With Hideous Men. He’s also supported the international tours of Brian Posehn (USA), Duncan Trussell (USA), Joe Mande (USA), Sami Shah (PAK) amongst others, and regularly tours Australia performing in the best venues the country has to offer. Right now he’s prepping for his 2018 solo festival show “1” Comedy Great Fun Jez Watts SEO Nightmare, which will be touring festivals around Australia and the Edinburgh Fringe.

Twitter: @infinitejez

Instagram: @infinitejez

Facebook: @infinitejez Website: www.InfiniteJez.com

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Andy Storey (Comedian)

November 29, 2017

Born and braised in the north of England.  BBC New Comedy Award Finalist 2015.  Andy Storey is one of the most exciting and idiosyncratic rising stars of the post alternative comedy scene.  His deliciously dry sense of humor, and effortless performance style mark him out as a refreshing albeit positively cynical new voice in comedy.

Andy started comedy in November 2010, and since then has been remarkably prolific, finding him in the finals of six major comedy competitions.  Notably "One to Watch" runner-up at the world famous Up the Creek Comedy Club & Leicester Square New Act of the Year.

Andy is taking his brilliant debut hour show 'Awkward' to the Edinburgh Festival 2018.

"Andy Storey looks like a beatnik genie in a bowling shirt... He tells a truly funny story." Ed Fest Mag 4 Stars ****

Twitter: @funnystorey

Instagram: funnystorey

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