James Acaster and Liam Williams - Edinburgh previews


  • Comedy
  • Tickets £5.0
  • Hackney
  • Over 18
  • Thu, 23rd Jul 2015 @ 20:00 - 22:30
  • 20:00 - 22:30

A double-bill of work-in-progress comedy shows for the Edinburgh Festival Fringe by two of Laugh Out London’s favourite comedians JAMES ACASTER and LIAM WILLIAMS

Date: Thursday July 23, 2015
Venue: The People’s Park Tavern, 360 Victoria Park Road, E9 7BT
Nearest station: Homerton (7 minute walk)
Time: Doors 7.30pm, start 8pm (latecomers may not be admitted)
Tickets: £5 advance, £6 door


‘Love is the absence of judgement’ (Dalai Lama XIV). Running his mouth off about a bunch of stuff nobody even cares about – it’s James Acaster. Nifty. Snazzy. 30 years old. Doing his best to improve his posture.

Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Show nominee 2014, 2013 and 2012. Seen on Never Mind the Buzzcocks, Mock the Week, 8 Out of 10 Cats and Russell Howard’s Good News. Heard on James Acaster’s Findings (Radio 4) and The Josh Widdicombe Show (XFM). ‘One of comedy’s most original voices’ (Evening Standard). ‘Stand-up of the highest most playful order’ (Guardian).

Bonfire night

Hench-souled Pilsner socialist talks career, climate, breakup and the 1%.

Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee 2014. Best Newcomer nominee 2013.

‘Number one comedy show of 2014’ ***** (Guardian). ‘Voice of a generation’ **** (Independent). ‘Delivered with marvellous moroseness, also fizzes with wit, intelligence and eloquence’ **** (Telegraph). ‘A clever and unique performer’ **** (Time Out).




Ticket Event time Cost
Advance 20:00 - 22:30 £5.00



360, Victoria Park Road, E9 7BT



Nearest Station

Hackney Wick (Rail)


Laugh Out London
Laugh Out London comedy club brings you some of the best value alternative comedy nights in London at venues in Camden, Hackney, Brixton and Islington. Third best Comedy Club in London - "pretty much the finest line-ups in town" - Time Out Previous acts include Stewart Lee, Harry Hill, Bridget Christie, Tony Law, Sara Pascoe, Mark Thomas, Josie Long, Andy Zaltzman, Doctor Brown, Pappy's, James Acaster and loads more.


People's Park Tavern

People's Park Tavern

Best Beer Garden 2014/15 - DesignMyNight Awards Nabbing its moniker from the local surroundings (Victoria Park was created especially for the ordinary East End folk), People's Park Tavern is an expansive brew pub located on the north-eastern tip of the park, with a beer garden sprawling directly inside…

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