Thursday 05 December

Clapham Comedy Club @ Bread & Roses - Patrick Monahan, James Dowdeswell, Paul F Taylor, Inder Manocha, Nick Huynh, Jenan Younis MC Sion James

Much loved, energetic, charming Irish/Iranian Geordie and multi award winning comedy circuit living legend.
“Twinkle-toed, mischievous, sharp break dancing moves. Monahan raised the roof” – The Sun
As seen on The One Show (BBC), Fake Reaction (ITV), Celebrity Squares (ITV).
“Instantly loveable, wonderfully unique” – Metro
‘There isn’t a comic quite like him and his hugs alone are worth the price of admission’ *

Appeared on Russell Howard’s Good News (BBC), Celebrity Deal Or No Deal with Jimmy Carr (C4), Ricky Gervais’ Extras, The World Stands Up ( Paramount Comedy)

“James Dowdeswell is a real master of the comedian’s craft.”

James recently published a CAMRA recommended book about his love for pubs “The Pub Manifesto: A Comedian stands up for pubs”

As seen on Channel 4’s Harry Hill Club Nite
‘An impressive knack for both observational wit and quirky flights of fancy’ (Evening Standard).

‘Eclectic mix of proper gags, gleeful flights of fancy and enjoyable awkwardness’ (

99 comedy club finalist 2018
Regional finalist funny women 2018

Winner of the Ethnic Multicultural Media Award for Best Comedian, beating Meera Syal, Lenny Henry and Three Non-Blondes.

Rising student comedian from Imperial College Comedy Society