upstairs bar @
Hampstead CAFE ROUGE
38-39 Hampstead High St, London NW3 1QE
Multi award-winning stand up
Somalian born Prince Abdi is a British Stand-Up, actor, writer and a regular on the UK comedy circuit. His versatile and unique story telling style of comedy made him the perfect choice to support Reginald D Hunter, Stephen K Amos and Dave Chappelle on their national tours. He has also performed alongside fellow comedians Chris Rock and Louis CK.
As well as being a regular on the UK comedy circuit, Prince Abdi has performed in various countries overseas including USA, Canada, Turkey, Holland, South Africa, The Emirates, France and Kenya.
Prince has written and starred in his own television sketch for the BBC, Comedy Central and ITV, as well as comedy and drama features. He has performed on Comedy Central’s The World Stands Up, BBC Three’s Laughter Shock and ITV’s FHM Stand Up Hero.
His other credits include BBC’s The Wall, Channel 4’s Channel 4 Presents, BBC’s The Jason Lewis Experience and Experience and Diary of a Bad Man, Part 10.
“Refreshingly funny…” – The Stage
"This is political stand-up at its best." BroadwayBaby
"Well worth it, even if you’re not in the least bit political." Edinburgh Evening News
"Brilliant observation" Chortle
“A box worth ticking” Metro
“Smart, sharp, endearing comic" The List
"Charming" - The Independent
"Pulling in the biggest laughs" - Three Weeks
"Excellently deadpan"- Huffington Post
Los Angeles-based comedian and writer
The Skinny:Lisa Curry is a Los Angeles-based comedian and writer. She began her comedy career as part of Second City Hollywood's house improv ensemble, and now performs standup nightly around L.A.. Between 2014 and 2015, Lisa completed two national standup tours, 'Walk of Shame Tour' and 'Road Kill Comedy Tour'. In early 2017, Lisa was profiled by PBS for their docu-series, 'Angeleno.' In July, she completed her second run of headlining shows across the U.S.. Immediately following her Summer Tour, Lisa landed a staff writing job on 'Trivial Takedown' on Fuse and is now a staff writer on TruTV's 'Comedy Knockout'. As a writer, Lisa has helped to develop three original series and wrote an ad campaign for Comedy Central. She divides her time between Los Angeles and New York, where she often works with Lady Parts Justice and is a correspondent for State of Mind Media.
Most recently, Lisa performed on the four-time Emmy Award-winning 'The Mystery Hour' at the legendary Gillioz Theatre in Springfield, Missouri. Her work is best described as dark and socio-political.
“Intersectional— Sara Benincasa,
Best Selling Author“Lisa...has an endearing stage presence and is not afraid to take risks.”— Joshua Funk, Emmy Award Nominee - Key & Peele“Caught Lisa Curry’s standup recently. She is hilarious and shows a remarkable ease and comfort on stage.”— Lorenzo Lamas, Actor + General Badass
MC Martin Besserman
Doors 7.45 pm Showtime 8.30 pm
SPECIAL OFFER tickets only £15.00 / concessions £12.00
if wishing to enjoy a pre show meal best to arrive a couple hours before the show
Tel 07932 338203
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