Gits & Shiggles Comedy
Shappi Khorsandi + Neil Delamere + Joseph Morpurgo + Olga Koch + Tamar Broadbent
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
A Gits and Shiggles favourite, and one of the stars of the current series of I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here. Shappi is one of the UK's best loved stand-ups, as seen and heard on Live at the Apollo, Have I Got News For You, QI, Michael McIntyre's Comedy Roadshow, 8 Out of 10 Cats, Just a Minute, The Now Show and The News Quiz.
She is also the author of two books - A Beginner's Guide to Acting English and Nina is Not OK.
"A thoughtful observer of the multicultural cracks in modern Britain" ★★★★ The Scotsman
"Consistently funny... the jokes come thick and fast... you're never a few seconds away from a smart, original punchline" Chortle
Award-winning comedian Neil Delamere is one of the top acts working in the Irish comedy scene today, well known to audiences for his regular television appearances on RTE and the BBC as well as his hilarious sell-out stand up tours.
As seen on The Blame Game, the perennially popular BBC panel show, back for its 14th season in 2018. He is a regular panellist on BBC 5 Live's Fighting Talk, recently appeared on BBC 4's The News Quiz, and also appeared on Michael McIntyre's Comedy Roadshow, Stand Up for the Week, and Ed Byrne's Just for Laughs.
“You’ll be hard-pressed to find a more gifted comic at the Fringe” ★★★★ The Scotsman
“No TV camera could accurately measure the lightning speed of Delamere’s wit.” The Irish Times
2015 Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Show nominee for his show Soothing Sounds for Baby, Joseph Morpurgo is a comedy wunderkind - his multimedia, interactive character comedy has won him critical acclaim as well as numerous nominations and awards (including three Chortle Awards).
He has written and starred in his own BBC Radio 4 show Joseph Morpurgo's Walking Tours, as well as appearing in Murder in Successville, Harry and Paul's Story of the 2s and Drunk History.
He is also part of the cast of the critically acclaimed West End improv smash Austentatious.
"Uproariously funny... so much invention you could watch it twice and not stop laughing" ★★★★ The Guardian
"Morpurgo has produced some of the finest Edinburgh Fringe shows of recent years" ★★★★ The Telegraph
2018 Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer nominee, Olga koch is a fast rising star of stand-up comedy.
As seen on Mock The Week, The Now Show, Pls Like, The Blame Game and BBC Arts Hour
★★★★ The Telegraph ★★★★ The List
Musician, comedian and improviser Tamar Broadbent has performed alongside Seth Myers, Kay Cannon and Ike Barinholtz during her time with legendary Amsterdam comedy theatre Boom Chicago. She has also written for and appeared on BBC Radio 4's The Now Show.
"Talented, bright and funny. I predict a great future" . Michael Palin.
'Brings the house down' ★★★★ The Skinny.
'Impeccable comic timing' ★★★★ The Stage.