THE PEMBROKE CASTLE
150 GLOUCESTER AVENUE, PRIMROSE HILL, LONDON, NW1 8JA
few mins walk from Camden Market
Nearest tube is Chalk Farm or Camden Town
Multi Award winning
Britain`s Greatest Hoaxer
also known as LEE NELSON
Named “the world’s most famous blagger” by The Daily Telegraph, unnameable prankster and acclaimed character comedian Simon Brodkin has hit global headlines multiple times for his high-profile stunts. Most famously he handed Prime Minister Theresa May a P45 form during her keynote speech at the Conservative Party Conference and showered disgraced FIFA president Sepp Blatter with hundreds of dollar bills in bribe payments “for the North Korea 2026 World Cup bid”. Of his many characters, Simon is best known for his irrepressible, south London wide boy Lee Nelson.“This is satire so sharp you could slash a tyre with it”The Daily Telegraph“As comic inventions go, Simon Brodkin’s south London council estate geezer Lee Nelson is up with the best.”The Daily Telegraph “Comedy legend”The Sun “The guy has a gift” The Washington Post “Never less than ingenious”The Times “The hottest creation since Ali G and Vicky Pollard.”The Daily Mirro
ON THE SURFACE DON BISWAS IS A STRAIGHT FORWARD AND OLD FASHIONED GAG MERCHANT. HOWEVER, HE DOES TALK ABOUT A WIDE VARIETY OF UNIQUE SUBJECTS FROM HAVING DYSPRAXIA, A.D.H.D AND MILD ASPERGER'S SYNDROME (BOTH LEARNING DIFFICULTIES THAT EFFECT COORDINATION. CONCENTRATION AND SOCIAL SKILLS). ALSO THROWN INTO THE IS POLITICS, INTERWOVEN WITH CONSPIRACY THEORIES, FOR THAT EXTRA PUNCH.
WHEN DISCUSSING POLITICS DON VERY MUCH TAKES AN ALTERNATIVE VIEW ON THE SUBJECT, THUS TALKING ABOUT THE LACK CHOICE AVAILABLE IN THE CURRENT SYSTEM, MAINSTREAM MEDIA CENSORSHIP TO CONSPIRACY THEORIES, AMONG OTHER TOPICS. HOWEVER, ALL OF THIS IS DONE IN A TONGUE AND CHECK WAY, WITH PLENTY OF GAGS, MEANING HE IS ABLE TO PLAY TO A WIDE VARIETY OF ROOMS.
HIS COMEDY HAS LEAD HIM TO BE A PART OF ABNORMALLY FUNNY PEOPLE A SPECIALIST COMEDY SHOW FOR COMICS, WHO TALK ABOUT THEIR DISABILITIES AND DIFFICULTIES
Another act tbc
MC Martin Besserman
Doors 7.45 pm Showtime 8.30 pm
adv tickets only £13.50 / concessions £10.00
For info Tel 07932 338203
.Please note that line ups are subject to late change but are correct at time of going to press.
Monkey Business comedy is comedy from the heart
A first-rate comedy club and well worth travelling for "Evening Standard