Tuesday 15th November 2016 But Seriously... Comedy @ Strongroom Bar & Kitchen Shoreditch: Josh Howie, Stefano Paolini, Kelly Convey, Bloozy Woozy Bill plus special guest to be announced! With host & MC Sion James
Please note there will be a collection for chosen charity at the end of the evening Charity Collection for Stepney CIty Farm http://stepneycityfarm.org/
Date: Tuesday 15th November 2016
Time: Doors 7.00pm, Show 8.00pm - Food available until 10.00pm
Venue: Strongroom Bar, Shoreditch, London EC2A 3SQ (Nearest tube: Old St, Shoreditch High St, Liverpool Street
Admission: FREE – However we recommend reserving seats to guarantee entry to avoid disappointment!
Please reserve here: Free entry - or to guarrantee a seat - you can order a £5.00 ticket which comes with a bottle of Hawkes Urban Orchard Cider!
Fresh from writing and starring in his first sitcom for BBC Radio 4, Josh is about to embark on a UK tour, Josh Howie’s Messed Up. Already a much in-demand standup comic, performing regularly at all the major comedy clubs around the UK, over the previous few years Josh has also taken his distinctive brand of humour to India, Ireland, UAE, France, China, Thailand, Switzerland, Finland, Estonia and America including the prestigious Just for Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal.
Josh most recently appeared on Dave’s As Yet Untitled with Eddie Izzard, and has recorded for two series of Comedy Central at the Comedy Store and featured on World Stands Up
"Intelligently neurotic" Evening Standard
"Challenging, intelligent wit…as funny as it is fascinating" Chortle
Comic, impressionist and beatboxer Stefano Paolini is a regular favourite on the UK comedy circuit.
"Never fails to please a crowd" Chortle.co.uk
"the best voice merchant on the circuit is Paolini, who has done some TV but is destined for far wider exposure" Evening Standard
Saaaf Londoner Kelly provides a no holds barred insight into what women really think. Topics that are rarely spoken about in public, let alone to a room full of strangers! Hastings Newcomer of the Year - 2nd place, Funny Woman of the Year & SYTYF 2016 Finalist.
Bloozy Woozy Bill
Comedy with the blues – risible recollections of festivals, musicians, stolen instruments and the influence of morris dancing. Infused with blues harmonica and piano. Artist, philosopher, visionary? Or eccentric, fool, bumbler? ‘Brilliant natural clown’ (Daniel Kitson). ‘A tour de force performance’ **** (Chortle.co.uk). ‘Born to make people laugh’ (Edinburgh Evening News). Sell-out runs at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Auckland Comedy Festival (NZ), Adelaide Fringe (AUS), Cape Town International Comedy Festival (SA).
MC Sion James
“Sion James is a charming MC, effortlessly riffing with the audience” Time Out London "Utterly charming ... Lovable giant' Time Out London
Acts shown are correct at time of going to press. Mgmt reserve the right to change the line-up without notice.