Winners of the Hackney Empire New Act of the Year, Musical Comedy Awards and the Adelaide Fringe Festival “Best Comedy – Newcomer” awards, Abandoman create musical songs and sketches at lightning speed based on audience interaction. Come to the show, drop your suggestions in the ring and watch as Abandoman make musical magic, creating hilarious raps and musical sketches at lightning speed. No two shows will be the same.
Prince Abdi is a new comic, hailing from Somalia – he was finalist in the 2007 Chortle Student Comedy Awards. Although a relative newcomer, he has the material and confidence of a full time comic. He has a lovely style in his delivery – pacy, upbeat and infectious – that makes the audience warm to him.
Aherne began performing on the Manchester comedy circuit as Mitzi Goldberg, lead singer of the comedy country and western act The Mitzi Goldberg Experience. She developed her Mrs Merton character with Frank Sidebottom for his show on Piccadilly Radio, where she worked as a receptionist.
Terry is one of the most exciting comedians around regularly performing all over the globe. In the last year alone he has played the Melbourne Australia Comedy Festival, New Zealand Comedy Festival, India and Edinburgh Comedy Festival.
Stephen K Amos
2004 Time Out award winner. Stephen K Amos is a top comic as well as one of the most sought after compères on the comedy circuit.
“One of the best comperes in the business” Time Out
Simon Amstell made his name as the presenter of Popworld – Channel 4’s weekly pop programme. In his youth, Amstell was the youngest finalist of the BBC New Comedy Awards. Simon performs regularly on the stand-up circuit and hosted his own sell-out show at the Pleasance during 2005’s Edinburgh Fringe Festival. He returned with his first pure stand-up show in 2006.
Fredrik Andersson is a razor-sharp Swedish stand up comedian now living in London. Although a new face on the UK club scene, he is no rookie. Years of writing comedy for other comedians has made him an experienced joke-smith of surgical precision. His uncompromising jokes combined with his boyish charm is quickly earning him a reputation as a force to be reckoned with on the British comedy circuit.
Niall is a comedian, actor, improviser and writer. He is a regular guest with The Comedy Store Players.
A first class, guitar-wielding comedian with a captivating voice and wickedly dry sense of humour. Andy Askins has an expertly crafted routine littered with an eclectic mix of offbeat comic songs and parodies. Popular songs have been rewritten and given a perverse twist to tremendous comic effect.
Jonny Awsum exploded onto the professional comedy scene with a crowd-pleasing set that’s seen him perform his special feel-good brand of musical comedy around the world. He’s a comedic whirlwind, and has risen quickly from a fresh faced newbie to a highly sought after headline act.