A lovely and lively neighbourhood boozer in the heart of Islington that dates back to the 17th Century. They host a wild weekly pub quiz on Tuesdays and throw massive parties every Friday and Saturday night. In between all of this they have comedy, live music and are home to Angel's most buzzing andbeautiful…
Laugh Out London In Angel - Reginald D Hunter
Laugh Out London returns to the Old Queen's Head with a stellar bill of amazing comedians, including one of America’s finest Reginald D Hunter
Date: Tuesday 8th November 2016
Venue: The Old Queens Head, 144 Essex Rd, London, N1 8LN
Nearest station: Angel (7 minute walk)
Time: Doors 7.30pm, Start 8pm
Tickets: £5 advance, £7 on the door
REGINALD D HUNTER
Reg was born in Georgia in the USA and moved across the pond at the age of 27. Having done his first stand up set for a bet Reg has become One of the finest stand ups based in the UK. Reg was nominated to the prestigious Perrier Award in the 2002, 2003 and 2004 at the Edinburgh Fringe has has gone on to be a household name having appeared on Have I Got news For You, QI, Live At the Apollo, 8 Out of 10 Cats and loads more.
“Searing social commentary, deep south wisdom and juicy punchlines” -The Independent
“One of the comedy scene's leading players and a figure of rare authority” -The Daily Telegraph
Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer nominee 2015
Fast pasted, hyperactive and incredibly Funny. Adam Hess’ follow up to his award nominated fringe show with another critical hit.
“One of the most out and out hilarious shows on the fringe” ****1/2 Chortle
“I’ve seen few shows that are funnier” - **** Times
“For high-quality gags per minute there is no better comedian on the fringe” **** Independent
Charming Australian Bec Hill has established herself as one of the most fun and inventive acts on the circuit. She runs the amazingly fun Pun Run gigs and has been named one of Time Out’s funniest comedians on Twitter.
“A powerfully positive attitude that will cheer even the most jaded” **** Chortle
“Bec Hill’s an innovative talent to keep an eye on” – **** Time Out
“Side-splittingly funny” ***** -Three Weeks
UK based Japanese comic who in a few short years has carved a name out for herself as one of the most exciting talents on the circuit. She’s already appeared on Russell Howard’s Stand-Up Central and was nominated for Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year in 2016.
Winner BBC New Comedy Award 2015
Runner up in So You Think You’re Funny?
“One to watch… Rug-pulling punchlines and bizarre observations”- Time Out
Guest MC: LOU SANDERS
A long-standing favourite in the alternative comedy world and indeed a favourite of ours, funny, imaginative and silly all at once.
“From the crazy off-beat surrealism of Lou Sanders, it seems like something new is happening in comedy” - The Independent
“Very, very funny” **** - Chortle
“Utterly delightful and hugely talented… Destined for hugeness” - Time Out
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