Category Archives: Comedy Reviews 2017

Upfront Comedy with a French Twist

Star Rating: **** Tricycle Theatre London NW6 Sunday 8th October 2017 Oh la la. A new season of Upfront Comedy got off to bang with something of a French theme, merci beaucoup to Parisienne Arielle Souma and French sounding South … Continue reading

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Heads Together for Young Minds Comedy Gala

Heads Together for Young Minds Comedy Gala Star Rating: ***** Shepherds Bush Empire London W12 Review Date: 18th September 2017 Early on in proceedings Compere Frank Skinner made a topical, venue related joke about three things dying out in the … Continue reading

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Why are Some of the People v Reginald D Hunter?

Why are Some of the People v Reginald D Hunter? Star Rating: **** O2 Shepherds Bush Empire London W12 Review Date: Friday 23rd June 2017 It’s the last week-end of June so it must be time to see Reginald D … Continue reading

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That 90’s Show : Work in Progress – Patrick Monahan

Star rating: **** Compass Comedy at Compass Theatre Ickenham, Middlesex Thursday 4th May 2017 Following on from last year’s ‘That ‘80’s Show’ Patrick Monahan skips a whole decade to perform ‘That ‘90’s  Show’. Bear in mind this was a ‘work … Continue reading

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London goes Whoopi for Goldberg Live at the London Palladium: Review

Star rating: *** London Palladium London W1 Saturday 11th February 2017 Ahead of making only her second stand up comedy performance in England after a 33 year absence* it was understandable that Whoopi Goldberg might have been a little apprehensive … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Comedy Night

Star Rating: *** Compass Comedy Compass Theatre Sunday 12th February 2017 Ickenham, Middlesex Nothing says I love you more than a pre-Valentine’s comedy night out in Ickenham … said absolutely no one except myself! Maybe that explained the unusually, overwhelmingly … Continue reading

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Black-ish is the Nouveau Black

Black-ish TV rating: ***** ABC & E4 Writer & Executive Producer – Kenya Barris Black-ish is an ABC Television Production Black-ish is a sitcom based on the upper middle class African-American Johnson family who live in ‘the burbs’. The sit-coms … Continue reading

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