Half Moon presents:
Gits and Shiggles Comedy
Carmen Lynch + Nathan Caton + Clinton Baptiste + Chris Kent + Lou Sanders + Sara Barron
Entry Requirements: 18+ after 7pm
Gits and Shiggles is one of London's best comedy nights, organizing events throughout the capital as well as monthly at its residency at The Halfmoon, Putney.
Bringing you the best in emerging, established and alternative stand-up, sketch, musical, character and improv comedy, acts performing at past and future events include Jack Whitehall, Alistair McGowan, Sean Hughes, Josh Widdicombe, Henning Wehn, Holly Walsh, Andrew Lawrence, Josh Howie, Loretta Maine, EastEnd Cabaret, Andy Zaltzman, Rich Fulcher, Tom Rosenthal, Mark Little, Piff the Magic Dragon, Pappy's, Humphrey Ker, Dr Brown, Cardinal Burns, Tony Law, The Beta Males, Isy Suttie, Frank Sanazi, Wit Tank, Norman Lovett, Alex Horne, Adam Bloom, Ava Vidal, Lucy Porter, Patrick Monahan, Jigsaw, Jay Foreman, Daniel Simonsen, Stephen Carlin and Bridget Christie.
"Awesome comedy night... If you haven't been yet, go. They've got chairs and everything" - Rich Fulcher, The Mighty Boosh
CARMEN LYNCH. As seen one of America's most in demand stand-ups, Carmen is currently on a mini-tour of the UK.
In the US she has appeared on some of the biggest shows around, including Inside Amy Schumer, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Conan, The Late Show with David Letterman, @midnight and Last Comic Standing.
"Surprising and quirkily original" Scotsman
"Fearless comedy that leaps over cliches" LondonTheatre
As seen on Live at the Apollo, Mock the Week and Russell Howard's Good News and heard on BBC Radio 4's Can't Tell Nathan Caton Nothing and The Now Show
‘A comic well worth catching any chance you can’ – One4review
‘Funny, clever and a pleasure to listen to.’ – Broadway Baby
‘A charming and convincing operator’ – The List
The hilarious comic creation comic and actor of Alex Lowe (The Thick of It, Toast of London, The Peter Serafinowicz Show, House of Fools, Saxondale, Spaced) Clinton Baptiste is a clairvoyant, medium and psychic who first appeared as an unforgettable character in Peter Kay's Phoenix Nights (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HzpAUzE2Zc8)
"An unsung hero of British comedy" The Velvet Onion
In 2010 Chris made his debut at one of Ireland’s biggest comedy festivals in Dublin’s Iveagh Gardens, and went on to win the Comedy Smack Down Award at the Galway Comedy Festival later that year. He has opened for Dylan Moran, David O’ Doherty, PJ Gallagher and Neil Delamare to name but a few.
As seen on Russell Howard's Stand Up Central.
"Breathes new life into anecdotal comedy" -The List, ★★★★
One of the fastest rising and original comics on the circuit, a writer for 8 Out of 10 Cats, as seen on Russell Howard’s Good News and Alan Davies’ As Yet Untitled.
“Lou Sanders is different. Genuinely different... a charming bundle of open-mindedness, self-aware nerves, faux-arrogance and sexual bravado” The Scotsman
Sara Barron is a US stand-up and author of “The Harm in Asking” and “People Are Unappealing.” Her work has appeared in Vanity Fair, on Showtime’s This American Life, NPR’s Weekend Edition, NBC’s Today Show, and HBO’s comedy festival. She is a frequent host of The Moth: True Stories Told Live.
As heard on The Guilty Feminist and BBC Radio 4 Extra. Contributor to Dave Gorman’s Modern Life is Goodish.
'Darkly humorous… smart… acerbic' (Bust Magazine). 'Rib-tickling' (Chicago Sun-Times). 'When you're not squirming, you're laughing out loud' (LA Times).