Home of Angel Comedy, The Bill Murray is a gorgeous Victorian pub with a relaxed ethos, fun atmosphere, and great comedy. Located just off Essex Road, Islington, we're open from 5pm every day, serving quality beers, spirits, soft drinks, crisps, nuts and lollypops. Enjoy a drink before the show, or…
Performers Without Borders - Tim Key
Laugh Out London presents a night of supremely good comedy in aid of Performers Without Borders.
Date: Thursday 23rd March 2017
Venue: The Bill Murray, 39 Queen's Head St, London N1 8NQ
Nearest station: Angel (7 minute walk)
Time: Doors 7.30pm, Start 8pm
You probably seen him as Alan Partridge’s put-upon sidekick, Sidekick Simon, in Mid-Morning Matters or Alpha Papa. Or maybe the final series of Peep Show, or contributing poems to Charlie Brooker’s Screenwipe, or the criminally underrated sketch show Cowards.
Edinburgh Comedy Award Winner 2009
“In any other sphere apart from comedy, we’d probably class this way of looking at the world as certifiable. Here it feels like genius” – Telegraph
‘This is one art house form-buster who can really give you a good time.’ – **** Times
“At times it’s like a wind-up; elsewhere it’s so lovely you could bathe in it” – **** Guardian
“He’s a genius plain and simple”- Time Out
Edinburgh Comedy Award Nominee 2015 & 2016
As seen on Live at the Apollo and Have I Got News for You.
“one of the most engaging, and politically engaged, comics around” – **** The Telegraph
“Kumar keeps the laughs coming as he teases the zeitgeist” – **** The Times
“One wonders how many more years Nish Kumar can keep up the seemingly impossible trend of continually upping his game” – ***** Broadway Baby
Fast rising satirical character comedian who seems destined to be huge. Lolly’s two Edinburgh shows have received tonnes of critical praise and sell out runs at the Soho Theatre. She was recently named one of the rising stars on 2017 by the Guardian.
“a highly talented comic actor, and you can expect to see her on our screens even more than she already is” **** – Chortle
“I never wanted this show to end” ***** – Three Weeks
“Adefope steps from one persona to the next with ease, adopting finely tuned mannerisms, pitch-perfect accents, and a lot of sheer silliness” – The Guardian
As seen on Have I got news for you, Russell Howard’s Stand Up Central and former Chortle Student Comedian of the Year. Phil is also one third of Edinburgh Fringe Best Newcomer nominees Daphne.
“Certain belly laughs” – **** Sunday Times
“A well-rounded young comic headed for greater things” – Steve Bennett, Chortle
“He’s an intelligent, attuned observer and his thoughts reward attentive listening” – Scotsman
“Exceedingly funny… One of the most gifted young comedians to grace the Fringe” -**** Skinny
HOST: JOHN KEARNS
Multi-award winning surrealist who combines absurdism and bare humanity to beautiful effect. John made history as the first person to win the Edinburgh comedy Award best newcomer and best show awards in successive years. He has gone on to star in new BBC sitcom Top Coppers.
Edinburgh Comedy Awards Best Show 2014 – WINNER
Edinburgh Comedy Awards Best Newcomer 2013 – WINNER
“Now THIS is how you do absurd comedy” ***** -Chortle
“A true comedy original” **** -Time Out
“Kearns could be your new king of comedy” **** – Evening Standard
ALL PROFITS TO PERFORMERS WITHOUT BORDERS
Performers Without Borders is a charity that helps children in vulnerable living conditions across the world by encouraging their creativity and Team Building skills. Find out more about their work here: http://www.pwb.ngo/
|Advance||19:30 - 22:00||£8.00|
The Bill Murray 39 Queen's Head Street N1 8NQ
The Bill Murray 39 Queen's Head Street N1 8NQ
2. Tickets are issued subject to the rules and regulations of the venue.
3. Please check your tickets, as mistakes cannot always be rectified.
4. Occasionally, events are cancelled or postponed by the promoter, team, performer or venue for a variety of reasons. If the event is cancelled, please contact us for information on receiving a refund from the responsible party. If the event was moved or rescheduled, the venue or promoter may set refund limitations. It is your responsibility to ascertain the date and time of any rearranged event.
5. The venue reserves the right to refuse admission and may on occasion have to conduct security searches to ensure the safety of the patrons.
6. Every effort to admit latecomers will be made at a suitable break in the event, but admission cannot always be guaranteed.
7. We regret that tickets cannot be exchanged or refunded after purchase.
8. Tickets are sold subject to the venue or promoter's right to alter or vary the programme due to events or circumstances beyond its control without being obliged to refund monies or exchange tickets.
9. If this ticket is re-sold or transferred for profit or commercial gain by anyone other than the promoter, venue management, DesignMyNight or one of their authorised sub-agents, it will become voidable and the holder may be
refused entry to or ejected from the venue.
10. The venue may operate a No Smoking Policy.
11. The promoter, venue management and DesignMyNight accept no responsibility for any personal property.
12. The event listed on the purchased ticket is strictly for ticket holders who are over 18 years of age. Identification may be required.