Sat 24 Feb Hampstead Cafe Rouge


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Hampstead Cafe Rouge
VERY STRONG BILL Award-winning KATE SMURTHWAITE + KATE LUCAS + ETHAN LAWRENCE + THENJIWE our special South African guest + JAMIE OLIPHANT MC Martin Besserman Info or bookings 07932 33 8203 Doors 7.45 pm / Showtime 8.30 pm


  upstairs @ Hampstead


38-39 Hampstead High St, London NW3 1QE

just 1 minute walk from Hampstead tube



proudly presents

champion of left wing politics

TV personality and comedian

Britain`s most famous feminist



Kate  Smurthwaite 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. 


 award-winning musical comedian Kate Lucas,

known for her razor sharp and deliciously dark songs


Delightfully crude...gleefully nasty’ Chortle‘

 Absolutely hilarious’ Bruce Dessau

A razor sharp wit...a darkly comic mind’ Broadway Baby


including South African comedy star 


A lawyer-turned South African comedian, screenwriter, television/film producer, and actor with three stand up  comedy specials under her belt. Thenjiwe became a household name  for her comedy sketches on youtube and she was recently picked by Moja Love TV to  create, write and star in two sitcoms, Judge Thenjiwe Khambule and Meet the Khambules. A firm favourite for audiences for using her comedy to address real issues both on stage and on screen.  She has produced, written and acted in a number of movies for Mzansi Magic and also stared in Nollywood’s best selling movies Ten Days in Sun City and Accidental Spy.  In 2017 Thenjiwe received the prestigious Great Impact Award for Best  Comedian. She has performed in many countries around the world.


Actor writer
brilliant comedian
actor and comedian

MC Martin Besserman

Doors 7.45 pm  Showtime  8.30 pm

tickets only £15.00 / concessions £12.00

Best to arrive at 6.30pm if wishing a pre show meal 

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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
named by The Evening Standard as one of London`s best comedy clubs 2017
"The superb established Monkey Business comedy club always has good solid line-ups and its run by amiable Martin Besserman :Tim Arthur former Time Out comedy editor