Sat 21 Dec XMAS SHOW The Pembroke Castle Camden
recently made news all over the world Russian-born, British-based stand-up Award winning KONSTANTIN KISIN KONSTANTIN KISIN Konstantin Kisin is a Russian-British comedian, podcaster, writer and social commentator. He made international headlines in 2018 by refusing to sign a university “behavioural agreement form” which banned jokes about religion, atheism and insisted that all humour must be “respectful and kind”. Konstantin is the reigning Jewish Comedian of the Year and has won a number of other comedy competitions, awards and prizes. He has played some of the UK's biggest comedy clubs and has supported Geoff Norcott, Shazia Mirza and Andrew Doyle on tour. He is bringing his debut hour, Orwell That Ends Well, to the Edinburgh Fringe in 2019. Konstantin is a regular contributor to BBC, ITV, BBC Radio 5 Live, LoveSport. Frequently described as an "objective voice from the centre of the political spectrum", he has written for a wide range of publications, including the Telegraph, Spectator, Quillette, Daily Mail and Spiked. He is also the creator and co-host of the TRIGGERnometry YouTube show where 2 comics interview economists, political experts, journalists and social commentators about interesting, controversial and challenging subjects. Konstantin is a regular host at Kilkenomics, the best economics and comedy festival in the world.
excellent stand up INDER MANOCHA Inder Manocha has performed stand-up comedy all over the world since 2000. . He has made successful appearances with the Comedy Store’s critically acclaimed ‘Cutting Edge’ team (improvised comedy on topical issues). In 2004 he won the EMMA Award (Ethnic Multicultural Media Award) for Best Comedy/Comedian, beating Meera Syal, Lenny Henry and Three Non-Blondes. As an actor, Inder features in the film ‘The Blue Tower’, which won the Best UK Feature at the 2008 Raindance Film Festival.
MADAME GALINA KORSAKOVA
highly entertaining very funny comedy ballerina MADAME GALINA KORSAKOVA Press Quotes "A rare and perfect synthesis of art and larkiness...waspish, retro-Noel Cowardish wit laced with Nancy Mitford...the audience howled with laughter, stamped and cheered". The Times, "A fond farewell to the spectacular Madame Galina, who held us in thrall every night this week...eccentric and entertaining...More! More!" Chistopher Matthew, Daily Mail TV Critic "An excrutiatingly funny cod ballet masterclass". Swedish Daily Journal "It doesn't come any better than this" Ruby Wax "BonkersJuly 2004 "Madame Galina is sensational...brilliantly written and fantastically funny". ***** The Stage "Amazing...the body movements of Natalia Makarova, the body type of Johnny Vegas...Madame Galina is a unique and fabulous creation". **** The Scotsman " With aplomb in everything she does, the autocratic chubette serves up cunning double ententes and multiple pirouettes while chivvying the audience into hilarious onstage participation...More bolshy than Bolshoi!" The Herald
enjoyable young Norwegian comedian THOR STENBERG Thor's most recent credits include Albert in Tanya Ronder's Table, Stan and Cortina man in Made in Dagenham and Algernon Moncrieff in The Importance of Being Earnest.