Frid 20 Aug Camden Cabaret & Burlesque
champion of left wing politics TV personality and comedian Award-winning KATE SMURTHWAITE She performs all over the UK and around the world at major clubs She also writes and tours an annual solo show of highbrow left wing comedy under the name The News At Kate which has been a feature of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival since 2009. In 2013 she won a Three Week's Editor's Choice Award naming her one of the ten best things about the Edinburgh Fringe!Kate is often a guest on news and debate shows and is well known for her forthright opinions and campaigning work. Appearances include the BBC's flagship political debate show Question Time as well as BBC 1's The Big Questions, BBC Breakfast, BBC News 24, Channel 4 News, Channel 5 News, ITV News, ITV This Morning, Sky News, BBC Radio 2 Jeremy Vine Show, BBC 5live, BBC Radio 4 Woman's Hour, BBC Radio 4 The Moral Maze. In 2012 Radio 4's Four Thought series included a 15-minute program written and performed entirely by Kate about sexist humour and sexism in comedy. One clip of her setting the world to rights even went super-viral under the name "Athiest B!tchslap".She also writes for publications from Cosmopolitan to both the Guardian and the Independent and is the Vice Chair and Media Spokesperson for campaign group Abortion Rights UK.Kate is a writer for the BBC Three political comedy show The Revolution Will Be Televised and the UK's leading political satire show Have I Got News For You?
LOUI VAN DINI
very highly entertaining magic act Award Winning international drag king LOUI VAN DINI & LORETTA VON DINI
Britain`s Got Talent star GATIS KANDIS
very funny FRED BARBER Fred Barber started shouting jokes into a microphone after leaving school in late 2009. He combines a mix of quick-fire gags, observations and surreal humour. He’s performed all over the country for Off The Kerb, Out of Bounds, and the Green Man Festival. He’s also a regular guest on Men’s Hour on Five Live. Competition wins include King Gong at the Comedy Store, the Comedy Cafe new act competition, and Blackout at Up The Creek multiple times. ‘Very strong talent for writing.’ Jesse Armstrong writer of Peep Show ‘Naturally Funny’. Tim Samuels, Five Live