Thursday 03 May
Clapham Comedy Club @ Bread & Roses : Double Edfringe Preview Abandoman, James Hancox : Sports for The Unsporty MC Sion James & Free Lollipops
Don’t miss Ace Double Edfringe Previews!
“Flight of the Conchords meets 8 Mile. Nothing short of genius.” - Chortle.co.uk
Ireland’s finest hip hop musical comedian, Rob Broderick, a.k.a. Abandoman.
“Flight of the Conchords meets 8 Mile. Nothing short of genius” Chortle.co.uk
.Using his trademark blend of audience interaction and razor-sharp improvisation, Abandoman will take you on a magical journey, transforming the audience’s likes, loathes and daydreams into hit songs and captivating tales.
Abandoman has previously won Hackney Empire New Act of the Year, Best Comedy Newcomer at the Adelaide Fringe, headlined comedy stages at Glastonbury, Latitude, Reading and Leeds, performed in the house band for Alan Carr’s Happy Hour on Channel 4 alongside Craig David, played the part of Dictionary Corner in 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown, as well as supported and toured with pop behemoth Ed Sheeran.
“An unstoppable force of nature” ★★★★The List
“Broderick has us in the palm of his hand from the minute he starts until the very last mic drop” ★★★★★ Broadway Baby“Broderick clearly has a lightening wit” The Herald
”Wildly funny and technically incredible” ★★★★★ The Age (AU)
Do you have the heart of an athlete, but the skills of a toddler? Then this is the show for you! James Hancox is rubbish at sports. As a response he’s invented his own, and plans to unveil them to the world. Remember, if you can’t beat them, just make up a different game and beat them at that instead. Star of 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown and the award-winning Abandoman. ‘Lightning quick wit… has us all laughing uproariously’ * (GutterCulture.com). Nominated: Best
Comedy Award, Fringe World Perth 2018.