Gits and Shiggles Comedy with Jessica Fostekew, The Delightful Sausage, Lou Sanders and more
Jessica Fostekew + The Delightful Sausage + Lou Sanders + Garrett Millerick + Helen Bauer
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
Nominated for Best Show at the 2019 Edinburgh Comedy Awards for hew show Hench and about to make her debut on Live at the Apollo, Jessica Fostekew comes to Gits and Shiggles as one of the hottest stand-ups around. As heard on BBC Radio 4's The News Quiz.
★★★★ The Guardian
"An uplifting show" ★★★★ The Times
"Excellent comedy storytelling... something Fostekew has mastered" ★★★★ Chortle
"A brilliant piece of storytelling" ★★★★ Scotsman
"A barrage of brilliant one-liners" ★★★★ Herald Scotland
"[Fostekew] has found her voice. And wow, it's a loud and vital one" ★★★★ Standard
"A powerhouse on stage" ★★★★ The List
Nominated for Best Show at the 2019 Edinburgh Comedy Awards for their show Ginster's Paradise, The Delightful Sausage are a double act created by comedians Chris Cantrill and Amy Gledhill. Expect surreal sketches, unsettling illustrations and subliminal messages in what they describe as "technicolour bullshit"
"A show of substance as well as utter absurdity" ★★★★ The Guardian
"Cantrill and Gledhill have the ideas, the smarts, and a king-size sense of fun" ★★★★ Chortle
"Delightful Sausage pretty much have a laugh for everyone" ★★★★ Scotsman
"Inventine and increasingly hysterical" ★★★★ The Skinny
"Funny, ridiculous and ultimately observant" ★★★★ Voice Mag
Hosting our show on 2 Dec will be Lou Sanders - winner of the latest series of Dave's Taskmaster and also seen on 8 Out of 10 Cats, The Russell Howard Hour, Alan Davies' As Yet Untitled, Hypothetical and Jon Richardson's Ultimate Worrier.
"With an abundance of eyebrow-raising anecdotes about outrageous social faux pas, the standup is terrific company" ★★★★ The Guardian
“Lou Sanders is different. Genuinely different... a charming bundle of open-mindedness, self-aware nerves, faux-arrogance and sexual bravado” The Scotsman
"Courageous, funny and unique" ★★★★ Chortle
Hot off the heels of his critically acclaimed 2018 show Sunflower, Garrett Millerick's 2019 show Smile also received rave reviews at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. A comic powerhouse with an unforgettably original voice.
‘‘This brave and winning hour certainly pulls no punches’ ★★★★ 1⁄2 - Chortle
‘Wickedly funny’ ★★★★ - The Times
‘Stand up with an insolent twist’ ★★★★ - The Scotsman
‘Just want’s to entertain you and does it superbly’ ★★★★ - The Sunday Times
Nominated for Best Newcomer at the 2019 Edinburgh Comedy Awards for her show Little Miss Angel Baby Face, Helen Bauer is a rising star of stand-up making her Gits and Shiggles debut.
"A force of nature who commands the stage" ★★★★ Chortle
"Bauer's set is so supremely confident that it's hard to believe this is her first full-length Fringe show" ★★★★ The List
"An hour of comedy so perfectly put together, you’d be forgiven for doubting this could possibly be someone’s debut show" ★★★★ The Skinny
"Slick, sassy and super satisfying" ★★★★ Broadway Baby