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
Charming /very funny
with his Edinburgh preview
Tom is one of the hottest young comedians and presenters on the circuit. He has been performing live stand-up for the last six years – with three Edinburgh solo shows under his belt – and has been the host of his own TV, radio and online shows on BBC2, BBC Radio1 and YouTube football channel Copa90 – where his Eurofan escapades have notched up over 1 million views.Tom has made guest appearances on BBC2’s The Rob Brydon Show, Dave’s One Night Stand and ITV2’s Fake Reaction and this year he performed at The Melbourne Comedy Festival Roadshow in sold-out, 1000-seater theatres.He is currently working on a new Eurofan show for the 2013/14 Champions League sponsored by HTC and will be touring his fourth stand-up show; Get your Deac-on in 2014.A mighty fine comicThe Guardian With looks, confidence, charm and great material; expect other comics to lynch him The Sunday Times
“Simmons delivered a lot of excellent funny one liners in a ten-minute set which raced by. I loved his subtle, well-paced delivery and the way he deliberately misdirected the audience using his tone of voice before surprising them with a line which was the last thing they expected…hilarious.”
Bruce Dessau, Beyond The Joke
Though far from being a novice to radio, as Mark co-hosts with Seann Walsh the Newish show as well as the Filmish show on Fubar Radio, this year marked his debut on BBC Radio 4 where he guest-starred on the Today Program.
Mark’s TV presence is also growing. As well as recently recording a couple of TV pilots, he has starred in the hit BBC3 documentary One for The Road, where a film crew followed him alongside Seann Walsh on tour in the Scottish Highlands. Also, online, Mark can be seen in his comical web-series, Mark Simmons – The Face Of…
“Absolutely hilarious.” The Scotsman ★★★★“A talented comic with an artisan’s grasp of joke-writing” Chortle ★★★★ “Gags of the highest order” Broadway Baby ★★★★Edinburgh Festival Magazine ★★★★ | Bunbury Magazine ★★★★★“Perfectly timed, clever one-liners” Leicester Mercury“Very funny show” TIME OUT
Multi Award winning
Paul McCaffrey has quickly established himself as one of the most exciting new acts around, winning both The London Paper and the Latitude Festival new act competitions in 2009. In 2011 Paul took his debut solo stand-up show, Saying Something Stupid to the Underbelly, to great critical acclaim, having previously appeared as part of the Big Value Comedy Show and the AAA Stand-Up Show at The Pleasance.
Paul has been heard on Russell Kane’s Whistle-Stop Tour (BBC Radio 2) and is a regular guest on The Matt Forde Show (talkSPORT). He has also done studio warm-up for The Morgana Show (Channel 4) and That Sunday Night Show (ITV 1) and can currently be seen at some of the best comedy clubs in the country.
Paul recently filmed the stand-up spot on Russell Howard’s Good News (BBC3) and is currently involved in a new entertainment show being developed by Yalli Productions for BBC3.
Paul returned to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in August 2012 with his new show Pills ‘n’ Thrills And Bellylaughs.
On Pills ‘n’ Thrills And Bellylaughs“A brilliantly entertaining hour full of laughs, beautifully delivered by an act who should be destined to headline the main stage”Chortle [Read the review]
“He has charm, charisma and success written all over him”Bruce Dessau, Evening Standard
“Likeable, animated and fluid with a first rate sense of timing”Steve Bennett, Chortle
“Obviously born to be a comic”
highly entertaining newcomer
MC Martin Besserman
Doors 7.45 pm Showtime 8.30 pm
adv tickets only £12.50 / concessions £10.00
or £15 at door
.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