Sat 24 Nov The Pembroke Castle Camden
Award winning excellent comedian Live at The Apollo star MARLON DAVIES With a Brown Eyed Boy series on MTV under his belt, Marlon Davis is a bright young comedian, improviser and actor who embraces his work with energy and charm, embodying his characters and delivering his material with skilful observations.Crowned winner of the broadcast FHM★★★★★★ SearchFor A Stand-up Competition, and finalist in 3 other national comedy awards, Marlon\'s act is inspired from his upbringing, exploring urban Britain tackling its social issues with skilful characterisations."Bursts on to the stage like a breath of fresh air, with impish grin, boyish enthusiasm and an effortlessly open, confident style"Chortle★★★★★★ Davis is charming, with a winning smile, his passion in acting out all the little scenarios that comprise his set is enviable" Chortle★★★★★★ A compelling storyteller whose anecdotes carry the elusive stamp of urban authenticity' (The Scotsman).
Charming storyteller Award-Winning JENNY COLLIER An Excellent comedic work' - Edfest Mag and '★★★★ A brilliant show and well worth a watch' - Arts Award VoiceAs heard on:BBC Radio Wales ‘The Leak’ BBC Radio 4 Extra ‘New Comedian of the Year Award’ BBC Radio Wales ‘The Rhod Gilbert Show’ BBC Radio Wales ‘What’s the Story?’ Awards:Winner The Percy Award, Adelaide Fringe 2016"Dryly innocent" ★★★★★ - Eastlondonlines.com' 'Surprising edge'' ★★★★ - Shortcom.co.uk''Refreshingly original...Excellent'' ★★★★- Broadway Baby'' Fast-paced wit...Quick and clever'' ★★★★ - theupcoming.co.uk'' Very likeable...Clearly a rising star'' - Bruce Dessau" One to watch" -Edinburgh Evening News" Ace... Strong set... Strong persona" - London is Funny plus
Award-winning very funny live wire Thanyia Moore Thanyia grew up in South London and grew up as an actress and dancer. She always had a love for comedy but her confidence to take to the stage to tell jokes came later in life. Being an actress and dancer, getting on stage was never the problem, getting on stage and being funny is another subject. Thanyia’s’matter of fact’ on stage persona coupled with her smiling face and instant likeablity ; in addition to her work rate (5-6 gigs a week) is the reason why she has a rapidly growing fan base. Thanyia is not afraid to talk about her past, present and future and embraces being ‘naked’ on stage. Sharing stories of her dancing days, jobs and children ; amongst many other things. Thanyia is used to hosting dance events and has done so for a number of years, she is an exprienced host and throughly enjoys it. She has been asked to guest MC many nights, including but not limited to, Comedy Bin, Laughter League, Happy Hooker, The Red Carpet, Gr8 Nights to name a few. Thanyia also took part in a comedy Panto, Scrooge : A Comics Version, with a host of comics and actors including Quincy, Tony Hendrix & Maureen Younger in addition to being named the Best Female Newcomer at the Black Comedy Awards (Dec 2013). Quotes‘Thanyia is what was missing from urban comedy. A funny woman with an opinion’ – Kojo Moore by name & Moorish by nature… Thanyia presents her comedy with a real zest & hearty feeling that demonstrates she adores comedy… And the audiences adore her too in return. A pleasure to watch and laugh’ – Mr Cee ‘Fresh new comedian on the scene’ – Rudi Lickwood Thanyia Moore has come on to the stand up circuit with a style, hilarious wit, brutal honesty and flair that has made her infamous – traits which I think will make her famous !’ – Dane Baptiste
bonkers musical act DELEA SHAND Hailed by the Albany Times Union as, “Especially impressive.... even while delivering some swooping and percussive vocal affects,” soprano Delea Shand sings everything from opera, new music, musical theatre and comedy. Since moving to London in 2015, she's performed several times as a soloist with the Central Band of the Royal British Legion, with Bafta award winning conductor David Cole. Recently, she devised and performed in Ancient Voices of Women, a concert of music for solo voice by female composers. With support from Mothers Who Make and Arts Council England, Delea is developing graphic scores in collaboration with her children. She has also performed with the new music ensembles New London Chamber Choir and the Vocal Constructivists. Recently, Delea started performing stand up comedy on the open mic circuit in London, where she sings opera and plays the accordion. Operissima called her act, "Brilliantly memorable." She's headlined at G&B comedy and Sam Rhodes Comedy Explosion. She's taken several puppet making courses at the Little Angel Theatre and was a puppeteer for the Arcola's production of Bluebeard's Castle, as part of the Grimeborn Opera Festival.
I, Daniel Blake and Billy Elliot star wild /interesting /funny comedian CHRIS McGLADE