Category Archives: Comedy Reviews

No Brexit, No Matter: Brexit Free Comedy at the Comedy Bunker

Rating: **** The Comedy Bunker West Ruislip Middlesex HA4 Comedians: Jonathan Elston (Compere); Prince Abdi, Sarah Callaghan and Tom Ward Review date: 29th March 2019 I say I say I-SA, what do you get when you hold a comedy night … Continue reading

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India vs Pakistan Comedy Clash

Your Plan EntertainmentRating: ****Harrow Arts CentreHatch EndHarrow HA5Review date: 8th March 2019 Comedy and spirituality became unlikely companions  at the India vs Pakistan stand up comedy clash. Not that the show was focused on matters of faith or religion, but … Continue reading

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What the African said in Hayes

Daliso Chaponda Star rating: **** Beck Theatre Hayes Review date: 12th October 2018 Appearing for the first time at Hayes Beck Theatre, Daliso Chaponda appeared very much at ease on the big stage. Maybe that should come as no surprise, … Continue reading

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Lenny Henry Turns 60

The Lenny Henry Birthday Show Star Rating: **** Broadcast: 22nd August 2018, BBC1 As birthday presents go getting a 60 minute birthday tribute show on primetime BBC1 television must rank pretty highly. That is one big early birthday present Sir … Continue reading

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Brung Up Proper – Jason Manford Book Review

Brung Up Proper – Jason Manford Book Review Rating: ***** Publisher: Ebury Press Further information and to purchase ‘Brung up Proper‘ The opening chapter of Jason Manford’s autobiography sets the scene beautifully and dramatically for what’s to follow in the … Continue reading

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Bad Boys II Surveying Their Empire

Danny ‘Slim’ Gray and Richard Blackwood Show Rating: **** Hackney Empire London E8 Saturday 28th July 2018 Produced and Promoted by Alpo R, Charlie Kenny & Geestor Productions Richard Blackwood After a 3 year sojourn onto prime time TV, with … Continue reading

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Defiant – Darren Harriott

Defiant – Darren Harriott Star rating: **** Soho Theatre London W1 Review Date: Friday 19th January 2018 19th – 27th January 2018 7.15p.m. Daily. Information and tickets It’s always a delight to discover new acts on the scene. One such … Continue reading

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