Monday 22 July
Clapham Comedy Club @ The Bread & Roses : Dave Griffiths : C U in Court C U in Court / Yori Yori Love Chat Luisa Omielan ( Star Of What Would Beyoncé Do?!) & Pat Monahan Winner of ITVs SHOW ME THE FUNNY 2011 Edinburgh Preview DOUBLE BILL
Yori Yori Love Chat Luisa and Pat (Edinburgh Preview)
Ever wondered why animals find it easier to maintain relationships? Why does a male orangutan have more success with mating then Patrick from Newcastle? Circuit favourite Pat Monahan and Beyonce extraordinaire Luisa Omielan bring you interactive tips on love and mating. Expect fun time banter, comedy silliness and maybe even the potential snog. Starring :
Patrick Monahan That 80’s show Edfringe preview (Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2016)
Much loved, energetic, charming Irish/Iranian Geordie renowned for his superb anecdotes.
“Instantly loveable, wonderfully unique” – Metro
‘There isn’t a comic quite like him and his hugs alone are worth the price of admission’ * TheNewCurrent.co.uk
“Twinkle-toed, mischievous, sharp break dancing moves. Monahan raised the roof” – The Sun
It’s the 1980s and Patrick’s Irish-Iranian family arrives in Teesside escaping from the Iran war. Patrick reminisces about being an immigrant to the UK in this unique stand-up show full of the joy that Festival goers have come to know of this real Festival favourite! Directed by Phil Nichol. ‘A great comic!’ (Broadwaybaby.com). **** ‘A spellbinding narrative… delightful, impressive and very funny’ **** (Scotsman). ‘You grin from ear to ear at all the fun’ * (One4Review.co.uk). Seen on ITV2’s Safeword, Celebrity Squares (ITV1) and The One Show Edinburgh Showcase 2015 (BBC One).
‘An unstoppable force of nature’ The Guardian
‘Twinkle-toed, mischievous, sharp break dancing moves… Monahan raised the roof’ The Sun
“Is simply the nicest person ever born. He could make you grin while punching your mother, which he would never do.” Time Out London
Dave Griffiths : C U in Court ( EdFringe Preview)
The extraordinary true story of how comedian Dave Griffiths ‘very funny’ (Time Out) obsessively fought clothing giant French Connection for his right to wear his CNUT t-shirts on stage. An incredible David vs Goliath story exposing the unbelievable double standards, intimidation and ruthlessness of huge corporations. Directed by Neil Kinsella
Star of 5 Star show 2012 Fringe Hit What Would Beyoncé Do?! ‘Boasts a feel good factor so pronounced they should prescribe it on the NHS’ **** (Telegraph).