Friday Night Comedy with Ben Norris
Come to SW16 for a weekly dose of consistently superb comedy line-ups (as seen on telly programmes such as Mock The Week, 8 Out of 10 Cats and Live At The Apollo!).
Headliners BEN NORRIS, ERICH MCELROY & JESSICA FOSTEKEW (MC) plus funny guests!*
It's cabaret seating at Hideaway, which means you'll watch the show from your table and food and drink is served throughout the evening. FREE ENTRY & COCKTAIL IF IT'S YOUR BIRTHDAY! Cocktails and comedy - what's not to like?!
£8 in advance, £10 on the door
***If you are booking for your birthday the birthday person will receive free entry and a welcome cocktail if they produce photo ID on arrival. The birthday must fall within 7 days of the night you wish to attend. Please state in your bookings notes if it is a birthday group and tell us the name of the person celebrating. Do not purchase a ticket in advance for the birthday person, only purchase tickets for the rest of the group. Mistakes will not be refunded.
Ben is one of the most sought after comics on the circuit and has developed a reputation for his ability to work an audience and think fast on his feet. Ben presented MTV’s “Hot” for a successful run, has performed sets for “The Stand Up Show” (BBC) and guested on “They Think It’s All Over” (TalkBack Prods for BBC1) and “Nevermind the Buzzcocks” (TalkBack Prods for BBC2).
“A cast iron guaranteed headliner” Londonisfunny.com
"Killer gags" The Scotsman
"Truly a sight to behold" Ed Byrne
"A wonderful disgrace of a human being" Daniel Kitson
Erich is a stand-up comedian and writer. Originally from Seattle, he moved to the UK in 2000 and in 2007 collected his British passport. His latest show at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, (US) Electile Dysfunction, received numerous four and five star reviews and was a hit with audiences. Erich is a regular on the comedy circuit appearing at top clubs in the UK and in Europe. Erich has appeared on BBC Breakfast, Newsnight, Sky News and Five News. He has been heard talking comedy and politics on BBC 5 Live, BBC Surrey, BBC Berkshire and regularly on TalkRadio.
“This is political stand-up at its best” BroadwayBaby
“Brilliant observation” Chortle
“An American by birth, but British at heart” ThreeWeeks
“Well worth it, even if you’re not in the least bit political” Edinburgh Evening News
“A box worth ticking” Metro
“Smart, sharp, endearing comic” The List
Jessica Fostekew is MC
In real life, Jess is only flipping ON TOUR RIGHT ACTUAL NOW, come and see her smash hit show ‘The Silence of the Nans’. And she’s about to start supporting the mighty KATHERINE RYAN on her sell-out-mega-tour. On telly she’s in the hugely acclaimed Sharon Horgan sitcom MOTHERLAND on BBC 2 and now all on iplayer. On radio she’s hosting the BBC Radio 4 Extra Comedy Club, the week starting 15th January, from 10pm every night.