Gits and Shiggles Comedy with Iain Stirling, Dane Baptiste, Rosie Jones and more
Iain Stirling + Dane Baptiste + Rosie Jones + Nigel NG + Nick Elleray + Chris Kent (MC)
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
"Ace line-ups picked by true comedy connoisseurs" - Time Out
Making his Gits and Shiggles debut, Iain Stirling is known to millions of viewers as the voice of ITV's Love Island, as well as hosting CelebAbility, and appearing on Taskmaster, The Russell Howard Hour, Rob Delaney's Stand Central, Virtually Famous, The Comedy Bus, Unspun with Matt Forde, Roast Battle and Drunk History UK. He is about to embark on a 2020 tour of the UK and Ireland.
"At his best the Edinburgh native is an unhinged free-form anecdotist" ★★★★ Mail on Sunday
"An extremely funny hour of observational and surreal comedy" The Telegraph
"Love Island is really funny, thanks in no small part to Scottish comedian Iain Stirling’s voiceover" The Guardian
A Gits and Shiggles favourite, Dane Baptiste has hosted Live at the Apollo, as well as appearing on Mock the Week, 8 Out of 10 Cats, Live from the BBC, Alan Davies' As Yet Untitled, @elevenish, The Apprentice: You're Fired, Live at the London Palladium and Frankie Boyle's New World Order. He also wrote and starred in his own BBC sitcom, Sunny D.
"A comical genius" ★★★★★ Ed Fest Mag
"Masterfully crafted" ★★★★★ The Herald
"A striking set" ★★★★ The Guardian
"Observational comedy at its finest" ★★★★ The Independent
"Outstanding" ★★★★ The Scotsman
One of the fastest rising stars in the UK, Rosie Jones has appeared on The Last Leg, as well as on 8 Out of 10 Cats, 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown and Hypothetical. Here she is on the Last Leg: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-02rOkhFttg&t=56s
"Completely brazen, downright hilarious and will leave you snorting with laugher" ★★★★★ Edinburgh Festivals Magazine
"Funny, clever, surprising – You’re a fool if you miss Rosie Jones" ★★★★★ Voice Mag
"Smart, mischievous, laugh-out-loud funny" ★★★★ Chortle
"Outstanding" ★★★★ The Skinny
"Do yourself a favour and see Rosie Jones before, as she would say, she wobbles into the big time" ★★★★ iNews
Nominated for Best Newcomer at the 2019 Edinburgh Comedy Awards for his show Culture Shocked. As seen on Comedy Central's Roast Battle
"This Malaysian comic is here to stay" ★★★★ The Times
"He almost had audience members rolling on the floor laughing, with several at least half out of their seats. This is observational humour at its best" Voice Mag
One of the best club comics in London makes his Gits and Shiggles debut fresh after from his critically priased run at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2019 with his show Big Nick Energy. Winner of Leicester Square Old Comedian of the Year 2017
"A fine variety of cracking good jokes" ★★★★ Three Weeks
"Time and money spent on Nick Elleray is time and money well spent" ★★★★ Ed Fest Mag
A Gits and Shiggles favourite, Chris Kent returns to The Half Moon to host the evening.
‘Original, hilarious material, Among the best acts I’ve seen ★★★★★ The Mirror
"Breathes new life into anecdotal comedy" ★★★★ The List
"Frighteningly accomplished" British Comedy Guide
"Compelling storyteller, truly surprising, beautifully delivered" The Scotsman