Comedy Cottage

Comedy Cottage: Our monthly Comedy Club!

Top TV circuit & International comedians perform alongside rising stars of the future. We always aim for a smorgasbord of a line-up, offering something for everyone. On the last Friday of the month, the Comedy Cottage take over our largest function room bringing you the hottest local comedians from the circuit.  Tickets are just £11 and doors open at 8.00pm. 

COMEDY COTTAGE - FRI 26th OCT

The Award Winning Comedy Cottage returns after a summer break with another stellar smorgasbord line-up and a fun night out guaranteed, all whilst raising funds for causes close to our hearts!

Headlining this month will the be International Comedian and Writer, columnist for the Guardian and New Statesman, who can be currently seen on C5's Celebs in Solitary, the utterly famously fabulous....

 

COMEDY COTTAGE - Halloween Special - FRI 26th OCT - 8pm - £11

 

The Award Winning Comedy Cottage (Voted Chortle Best Club South twice) is back for our annual Halloween special in aid of 'Mama Biashara'. With our usual smorgasboard of comedic delights!

 

Headlining for us and back by popular demand are possibly the most famous double act since Laurel & Hardy. They are definitely the only double act of their kind on the planet and definitely not an act to be missed!. The massively popular and hilarious....

 

THE SCOTTISH FALSETTO SOCK PUPPET THEATRE

As seen on BBC The One Show, MTV, GMTV

Winner Bath Comedy Festival award (2018)

Winner of the Edinburgh Festival Insider Comedy Award 2009

Winner Lovehoney Best Joke Award

Earth's funniest footwear are back with songs, sketches, socks and violence on topics far and wide.

 

"The unparalleled pinnacle of comedy puppetry" ★★★★★ (Venue magazine)

"Had every single audience member... laughing until they cried." ★★★★★ (Edinburgh Evening News)

“An absolute winner” ★★★★ (Chortle)

"Space age comedy to knock your socks off" - ★★★★ (Daily Record)

NB: The Sock Puppet Theatre is the creation of Kev F. Sutherland a Scottish Comedian and comic strip creator. His work includes Beano, Star Trek, Dr Strange for Marvel Comics, Dr Who magazine, Viz and more!

 

Support from:

 

LEO KEARSE

Scottish Comedian of the Year

UK Pun Champion

Leo Kearse is part of the new wave of raw, bold, American-inspired comedians performing all over the UK and internationally. He's written for BBC comedy including the Breaking The News and Sam Delaney's News Thing. Leo is also an actor and can be seen in forthcoming ITV Drama 'Breaking the Band' in which he plays Mick Fleetwood.

 

'Seriously good, quick, funny, smart and hilarious' (Scotsman)

'A Giant of the art' (Chortle)

 

PHILIP SIMON

Winner Jewish Comedian of the Year (2015)

Winner Lastminute Comedian of the year (2015)

Winner of Kill for a Seat Comedian of the year (2015)

 

'Philip Simon is never less than hilarious.’

(The Stage)

'With Philip Simon as compere comedy is guaranteed.'

(The Jewish Chronicle)

 

CLAIRE LENAHAN

NATY’s finalist 2017

Leicester Square New Comedian of The Year Semi-Finalist

Claire Lenahan is your bog standard obnoxious American/ mentalist/ magician.

 

'Magician with attitude' (Beyondthejoke)

'Charm and chemistry' (Bunbury Magazine)

'She’s certainly got talents – and is an engaging watch' (Chortle)

 

FATIHA EL-GHORRI

Funny Women Finalist

Max Turner Prize Finalist

Underneath Fatiha’s colourful hijab is a mind full of cutting observations and engaging witticism of the life and times of a British Muslim woman. 'funny, thought provoking and honest!

 

Mc - SAJEELA KERSHI

Winner AWA Awards (2015)

Winner Argos Award for Artistic Excellence (2015)

Star of Edinburgh Award Winning show (2007)

'Smart funny with a mischievous glint' (The Times)

'Hugely talented, extremely funny divine diva' (Time Out)

'The woman is simply a treasure! magnetic, lovable and extremely witty' (Spectator)

House Tunes Pete Dennis

Get booking folks as this one tends to sell out!

NB: Profits this month go to Mama Biashara (A small charity working with the most poorest and marginalised women in Kenya) http://www.mamabiashara.com/

Mama Biashara is run by the doyenne of comedy reviewers Kate Copstick - she has helped women in Kenya start up small home run business's to empower women.

If you are able to, we would appreciate if you can donate any of the following items on the night which will enable Kate to help these women with their small business of mobile beauty/nail bars etc.

Donated Items needed:

Sanitary products

New or used, in good condition hair straighteners

Black Hair products

Anything for to do with nails, ie cuticle remover, nail files, hand cream, undercoat, gels, false nails, nail art

 

 

Show 8pm

Doors 7.30pm

Tickets £11

2017/18 DATES

Friday 26 October   
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