Half Moon presents:
Gits and Shiggles Comedy
Phil Wang + Ahir Shah + Mo Omar + Alex Edelman
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 Half Moon, 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.
One of Gits and Shiggles favourite stand-ups, Phil has been seen on Have I Got News for You, Unspun with Matt Forde, Would I Lie to You?, Live at the Apollo, 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown and The Dog Ate My Homework. He is also part of the Edinburgh Comedy Award nominated sketch group Daphne, star of their own Radio 4 show Daphne Sounds Expensive
"Closing in on standup dreamland... with this striking new show" ★★★★ The Guardian
Nominated for Best Show at the Edinburgh Comedy Awards in 2017 and 2018, Ahir Shah is one of the most critically acclaimed and fast rising young stand ups in the UK.
"A call to arms against complacency" ★★★★ The Guardian
"One of his generation's most eloquent comic voices" ★★★★ The Telegraph
"Fiendishly clever and furious" ★★★★ The Times
Somali-born, Cardiff-raised and London Based, Mo Omar is a fast rising talent with a unique perspective.
Winner of Leicester Square New Comedian Of the Year 2017 competition and semi-finalist in the So You Think You’re Funny & Amused Moose 2017 competitions.
“Omar has a winningly irreverent attitude to sacred cows, with a fresh and feisty delivery that gives him a contemporary edge” Chortle
Winner of Best Newcomer at the 2014 Edinburgh Comedy Awards, US comedian Alex Edelman also received a nomination for Best Show at the 2018 awards.
As seen on Live from the BBC, The John Bishop Show and Alan Davies' As Yet Untitled
"Inspiringly intelligent, beguilingly funny" The Times
"High quality gags" The Guardian