Thursday 05 March
Clapham Comedy Club @ Bread & Roses : John Gordillo, Tom Deacon, Pierre Novellie, Helen Sorren, Nicky Osborn MC Sion James & Free Lollipops
Perrier Award-nominated Director & Comedian who has directed shows by Eddie Izzard & Reginald D Hunter
“Brilliant. Heartfelt and hilarious… he’s dynamite” – The Times “One of our finest stand ups” – Evening Standard "An inspiring comic thinker” – The Guardian
Radio 1’s Tom Deacon, whose stand-up has featured on The Rob Brydon Show and Dave’s One Night Stand, returns to Clapham Comedy.
“Charm and great material…expect other comics to lynch him” Sunday Times
Tom Deacon, the charismatic star of Radio One Sunday nights & BBC Switch’s 5:19 show is fast becoming one of the hottest tickets in UK stand up.
After winning the 2007 Chortle Student Comedian of the year and appearing in the Amused Moose New Act Final his comedy career took off, leading him to feature as part of The Comedy Zone, Edinburgh and Beyond and Comedy Centrals Last Comic Standing.
Chortle Award Nominee 2014 & Winner: Amused Moose Laugh-Off 2013 ( Previously been won by Sarah Millican, Jack Whitehall and Rob Beckett.
Pierre was also the first comedian to perform at the CERN LHcomedy night, home of the Large Hadron Collider.“Slick and slightly offbeat… sometimes redolent of Eddie Izzard” Chortle “The dawn of a major talent” The Guardian
Star of Hoxton Radio show “Ladies What Brunch”
Funny Women Semi-Finalist 2014 and Golden Jester Semi-Finalist
“Utterly charming "… "
Lovable giant’ Time Out
“Sion James bases his set around interaction with the audience and reminds us what stand-up should be as he riffs expertly "
3 weeks EdFringe
Roehampton University Student Comedy Star