Gigs archive 2009

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January 2009

  • 10th January
    Monkey Business
    Sir Richard Steeles Upstairs bar 97 Haverstock Hill Chalk Farm NW3
    www.monkeybusinesscomedyclub@yahoo.co.uk
  • 9th January
    Croydon Comedy Club
    FairField Halls Park Lane Croydon Surrey CR9 1DG
    www.croydoncomedy.com
  • 11th January
    The Angel
    21 Church Street Stratford London E15 3HU
  • 15th January
    Pangbourne College Pangbourne Berkshire RG8 8LA (1 hour show)
  • 16th January
    Leicester Comedy Festival Preview Show Gala
    De Montfort Hall Granville Road Leicester LE1 7RU 0116 233 3111
    www.demontforthall.co.uk
  • 17th January
    Soho Ho
    The Arts Theatre Club
    50 Frith Street Soho London W1D 4SQ
    www.sohoho.com
  • 18th January
    The Angel
    21 Church Street Stratford London E15 3HU
  • 21st January
    University of Chichester OTK
    Bognor Regis Campus
    Upper Bognor Road Bognor Regis West Sussex PO21 1HR
  • 25th January
    The Kings Head Crouch End
    2 Crouch End Hill London N8 8AA then
  • The Angel
    21 Church Street Stratford London E15 3HU
  • 30th January
    Quay Comedy Club OTK
    Isle of Wight 01983 822 490

February 2009

  • 1st February
    Waterman's Arts Centre
    40 High Street Brentford London TW8 0DS 0208 232 1010 then
  • The Angel
    21 Church Street Stratford London E15 3HU
  • 4th- 7th and 11th- 14th February
    A Portrait of Shazia Mirza (1 hour show)
    SOHO THEATRE
    21 Dean Street Soho London W1D 3NE 0207 478 0100
    www.sohotheatre.com
  • 5th February
    Cheese and pineapple club
    The Prince 59 Kynaston Road Stoke Newington London N16 0EB 0871 984 3593
  • 8th February
    The Angel
    21 Church Street Stratford London E15 3HU
  • 9th February
    The Y-Theatre
    7 East Street Leicester LE1 6EY 0116 255 6507 then
  • Guilded Balloon Theatre
    Pick of the Festival at The City Rooms
    Hotel Street Leicester LE1 0116 251 5337
    www.thecityrooms.co.uk
  • 11th February
    Slap and Tickle Comedy Nite- Darbucka World Music Bar
    182 St.John Steet London EC1V 4JZ
    www.chillitickets.com
  • 15th February
    The Angel
    21 Church Street Stratford London E15 3HU
  • 17th February
    A Portrait of Shazia Mirza (90 minute show)
    Just the Tonic Comedy Club

    The Approach Friar Lane Nottingham NG1 6DQ 0115 910 0009
    www.justthetonic.com
  • 18th February
    Theatre in the Mill University of Bradford
    Shearbridge Road Bradford West Yorkshire BD7 1DP 01274 233 254
  • 20th February
    A Portrait of Shazia Mirza (90 min show)
    The Drum
    144 Potters Lane Aston Birmingham B6 4UU 0121 333 2400
    www.the-drum.org.uk
  • 21st February
    Brentwood Comedy Club- Essex Arms
    Warley Hill Brentwood Essex CM14 5HA 01277 201164
  • 22nd February
    The Angel
    21 Church Street Stratford London E15 3HU
  • 24th February
    Keele University Students Union OTK
    Newcastle-u-Lyme Staffs ST5 5BJ
    www.kusu.net
  • 26th February
    Goldsmiths College Student Union
    Lewisham Way New Cross London SE14 6NW
  • 27th February
    A Portrait of Shazia Mirza (1 hour show)
    The Public
    New Street West Bromwich West Midlands B70 7PG 0121 533 7161
  • 28th February
    Cambridge University Annual Ball

March 2009

  • 4th March
    A portrait of Shazia Mirza (1 hour show)
    Norwich Arts Centre
    51 St.Benedicts Street Norwich NR2 4PG 01603 660 352
    www.norwichartscentre.co.uk
  • 5th March
    A Portrait of Shazia Mirza (1hour show)
    Dundee Rep Theatre
    Tay Square Dundee DD11PB 01382 203 882
    www.dundeerep.co.uk
  • 6th March
    A Portrait of Shazia Mirza (90 min show)
    The Anvil
    Churchill Way Basingstoke RG21 7QR 01256 819797
    www.theanvil.co.uk
  • 7th March
    Peterborough Women's Festival- Thomas Deacon Academy
    Queen Gardens Peterborough Cambridgeshire PE1 2UW
  • 10th March
    Mark Pitta and Friends 142 Throckmorton Theatre
    142 Throckmorton Avenue Mill Valley California CA 94941 USA 001 415-383-9600
    www.142throckmortontheatre.com
  • 11th- 14th March
    The Punchline San Francisco
    444 Battery Street (Between Washington and Clay)
    San Francisco California CA94111 USA
    www.punchlinecomedyclub.co.uk
  • 24th March
    Football For Change (Charity gig for Iraqi children)
    The Lion
    132 Stoke Newington Church Street London N16 0JX
    www.footballforchange.org
  • 24th March
    Comedy Camp
    3-4 Archer Street Soho London W1D 7AP
    www.comedycamp.co.uk
  • 25th March
    The Royal Vauxhall Tavern
    372 Kennington Lane London SE11 5HY 0207 8201222
  • 26th March
    Wivenhoe Funny Farm Comedy Club
    Wivenhoe Town FC Clubhouse Elmstead Road Wivenhoe CO79HX
  • 27th March
    The Kingston Comedy Tree
    Grey Horse 46 Richmond Road Kingston Upon Thames KT2 5EE
  • 28th March
    Wam Bam Club- Cafe De Paris
    3-4 Coventry Street West End London W1D 6BL
    www.wambamclub.com
  • 29th March
    Laughing Cows Manchester
    The Frog and Bucket 96-102 Oldham Street Manchester M4 1LJ 0161 228 1652
    www.laughingcows.co.uk

April 2009

  • 4th April
    The Firestation
    St.Leonards Road Windsor SL4 3BL 01753 866865
    www.firestationartscentre.com
  • 7th April
    Upstairs at The Masons
    The Masons Arms
    38 Maddox Street W1S 1PD 07766 104520
  • 12th April
    The Tobacco Factory
    Raleigh Road Bristol BS3 1TF 0117 9020344
    www.tobaccofactory.com
  • 15th April
    The Komedia Brighton
    42- 44 Gardner Street North Laine Brighton BN11UN 0845 293 8480
    www.Komedia.co.uk
  • 16th and 17th April
    The Tower Arts Centre
    Romsey Road Winchester SO22 5PW 08700 600100
    www.towerarts.co.uk
  • 18th April
    Colchester Arts Centre
    Church Street Colchester CO1 1NF 01206 500900
    www.colchesterartscentre.com
  • 22nd April
    Stanza
    93- 107 Shaftesbury Avenue London W1D 5DY 0207 494 3040
    www.stanzalondon.com
  • 23rd April
    Bollywood Bowling
    2 Clements Road Ilford 1G1 1BP 0208 553 4130
  • 24th April
    Putney Lawn Tennis Club
    Balmuir Gardens Putney London SW15 6NG
  • 25th April
    The Electric Palace
    35 South Street Bridport Dorset DT6 3NY 01308 426 336
    www.electricpalace.org.uk
  • 26th April
    Wulfrun Hall
    North Street Woverhampton WV1 1RQ 01902 552122
  • 27th April
    Hope Not Hate- Philosphy Football
    TUC Congress Centre
    28 Great Russell Street London WC1B 3LS 0207 467 1318
    www.congresscentre.co.uk
  • 30th April
    The Teak Show
    Coach and Horses
    29 Greek Street London W1D 5DH

May 2009

  • 1st- 2nd May
    The Funny Side of Covent Garden
    Downstairs The Corner Store
    32-35 Wellington Street London WC2E 7BN 0870 446 0616
    www.thefunnyside.info
  • 2nd May
    Leytonstone Comedy Club
    Heathcote Arms
    344 Grove Green Road Leytonstone London E11 4EA
  • 3rd May
    The Angel
    21 Church Street Stratford London E15 3HU
  • 4th May
    Grove Tavern
    2 Morden Road South Wimbledon London SW19 3BH 0208 543 2023
  • 6th May
    Dead Comedian's Socks
    Dirty Dicks
    202 Bishopsgate London EC2M 4NR 0208 144 5371
  • 7th May
    Kersey Mill
    Kersey Ipswich 1P7 6DP 01473 820200
    www.kerseymill.com
  • 9th May
    A Portrait of Shazia Mirza (1hour 30 mins show)
    Warwick Arts Centre

    The University of Warwick Coventry CV4 7AL
  • 10th May
    Southwark Playhouse
    Shipwright Yard London SE1 2TF 0207 407 0234
    www.southwarkplayhouse.co.uk
  • 10th May
    The Angel
    21 Church Street Stratford London E15 3HU
  • 11th May
    Native Tongue Epsom
    93 High Street Epsom Surrey KT19 8DR 01372 720450
  • 12th May
    The Zee Bar OTK
    University College Chichester Students Union
    College Lane Chichester PO19 6PE
  • 14th- 16th May
    RichMix
    A Portrait of Shazia Mirza (1 hour 30 mins show)

    35-47 Bethnal Green Road London E1 6LA 0207 613 7498
  • 15th May
    There's lovely to see you
    The London Welsh Centre
    157- 163 Gray's Inn Road London WC1X 8UE
  • 17th May
    The Angel
    21 Church Street Stratford London E15 3HU
  • 19th May
    Upstairs at The Masons
    38 Maddox Street W1S 1PD 07766 104 520
  • 22nd May
    St.Leonards Comedy Club
    The Crown House 57 Marina St.Leonards TN38 OBE
  • 23rd May
    A Portrait of Shazia Mirza (1 hour 30 mins show)
    Arc Arts Centre
    Dovecot Street Stockton on Tees TS18 1LL 01642 525180
    www.arconline.co.uk
  • 24th May
    The Guardian Hay Festival
    Hay-on-Wye HR3 5AD Box Office: 0870 990 1299
    www.hayfesival.com
  • 28th May
    Amsterdam Holland
  • 29th- 1st June
    The Londa Hotel
    72 George A Street Potamus Yermasoyias
    Limassol 4048 Cyprus +357 25865555
    www.londahotel.com

June 2009

  • 7th June
    Ha Ha Hammersmith
    Lyric Hammersmith
    Lyric Square King Street London W6 OQL 0871 22 11729
  • 8th June
    Comedy Camp Downstairs at Barcode
    3-4 Archer Street Soho London W1
    www.comedycamp.co.uk
  • 12th June
    Banana Cabaret at The Bedford
    77 Bedford Hill Balham SW12 9HD 0208 682 8940
  • 13th June
    Corporate
  • 19th June
    The Octagon Theatre
    Howell Croft South Bolton BL1 1SB 01204 520661
  • 20th June
    The Electric Palace
    35 South Street Bridport Dorset DT6 3NY 01308 428 354
    www.electricpalace.org.uk

21st - 28th June - Scottish Tour

  • 21st June
    Eden Court Theatre
    Bishops Road Inverness Scotland IV3 5SA 01463 234234
    www.eden-court.co.uk
  • 24th June
    Tolbooth
    Jail Wynd Stirling FK8 1DE 01786 274000
  • 25th June
    The Lemon Tree Aberdeen
    5 West North Street Aberdeen AB24 01224 642230
  • 26th June
    Dundee Rep Theatre
    Tay Square Dundee DD1 1PB 01382 203882
    www.dundeereptheatre.co.uk
  • 27th June
    Weston Super Mare
  • 28th June
    The Comedy Cafe
    66-68 Rivington Street London EC2A 3AY
    www.comedy-cafe.co.uk

July 2009

  • July 1st
    Ship of Fools Comedy- The Looking Glass
    68- 70 Braunstone Gate Leicester LE3 5LG 0116 2559002
  • July 2nd
    Northampton
  • 6th July
    Native Tongue Epsom
    93 High Street Epsom Surrey KT19 8DR 01372 720 450
  • 11th July
    The Hackney Empire
    291 Mare Street London E8 1EJ 0208 5104500
    www.hackneyempire.co.uk
  • 15th July
    The Cambria
    40 Kemerton Road Camberwell London SE5 9AR 0207 737 3676
  • 18th July
    Edcomedy at The Hob
    The Hobgoblin
    7 Devonshire Road Forest Hill London SE23 020 8855 0496
    www.edcomedy.com
  • 24th July
    Baby Blue
    Edward Pavilion Liverpool L3 4AE 0151 702 5830
  • 25th July
    Baby Blue
    Edward Pavilion Liverpool L3 4AE 0151 702 5830
  • 29th July
    The Royal Vauxhall Tavern (1 hour show)
    372 Kennington Lane London SE11 5HY
    www.theroyalvauxhalltavern.co.uk

August 2009


September 2009

  • 3rd September
    Cox's Yard
    Bridgefoot Stratford Upon Avon Warks CV37 6YY 01789 404600
  • 4th September
    The Sir Richard Steele
    97 Haverstock Hill NW3 4RL 0871 258 5194
  • 12th September
    Hampstead Comedy Club
    The Pembroke Castle 150 Gloucester Avenue NW1 8JA
  • 13th September
    The Jazz Cafe
    5 Parkway Camden Town London NW1 7PG
    www.jazzcafe.co.uk
  • 17th September
    Arch 635
    15- 16 Lendal Terrace Clapham North SW4 7UX 0207 720 7343
    www.arch635.co.uk
  • 23rd September
    The Royal Vauxhall Tavern
    372 Kennington Lane London SE11 5HY E23 020 7820 1222
    www.theroyalvauxalltavern.co.uk
  • 24th September
    Goldsmiths College
    Lewisham Way New Cross London SE14 6NW 0207 919 7171
  • 26th September
    The Tramshed
    Woowich New Road London SE18 6ES
  • 26th September
    Throgmorton Bromley Comedy Club
    Churchill Theatre Studio Bar High Street Bromley BR1 1HA 0208 291 5259
    www.bromleycomedy.com
  • 29th September
    Kookaburra Comedy Club Berlin Germany
    Schonhauser Allee 184 10119 Berlin 030 48 6231 86
  • 30th September
    London School of Economics- Borough Halls of Residence
    Sidney Webb House 159 Great Dover Street London SE1 4WW

October 2009

  • 1st October
    Up the Arts Comedy
    Old Kings Head 45- 49 Kings Head Yard Borough High Street London SE1
    www.upthearts.com
  • 2nd October
    The Comedy Box- Hen and Chickens
    210 North Street Southville Bristol BS3 1JF 0117 973 7661
    www.thecomedybox.co.uk
  • 3rd October
    The Comedy Box- Hen and Chickens
    210 North Street Southville Bristol BS3 1JF NW1 0117 973 7661
    www.thecomedybox.co.uk
  • 5th October
    Funny First Mondays
    The Watershed Barn St.Peter's Street St.Albans Hertfordshire AL1 3LE
  • 6th October
    Comedy Camp
    Downstairs at Barcode 3- 4 Archer Street Soho W1D 7AP
    www.comedycamp.co.uk
  • 8th October
    Scott Capuro's Position Live
    The Royal Vauxhall Tavern 372 Kennington Lane Vauxhall London SE11 5HY 0207 820 1222
    www.theroyalvauxhalltavern.co.uk
  • 8th October
    East Dulwich Tavern
    1 Lordship Lane Dulwich London SE22 8EW
  • 10th October
    The Crescent Theatre
    Sheepcote Street Birmingham B16 8AE
    www.crescent-theatre.co.uk
  • 11th October
    The Salford Lowry (1hour show)
    Pier 8 Salford Quays Manchester M50 3AZ 0870 7875780
    www.thelowry.com
  • 16th October
    The Comedy Pub
    7 Oxendon Street London SW1 4EE 0207 839 7261
  • 16th October
    The London Welsh Centre
    157- 163 Gray's Inn Road London WC1X 8UE
    www.londonwelsh.org
  • 23rd October
    The Winding Wheel
    Holywell Street Chesterfield S41 7SA
  • 24th October
    Cornerstone (1hour show)
    25, Station Road, Didcot, OX11 7NE 01235 515144
    www.cornerstone-arts.org
  • 25th October
    Theatre Royal Stratford East
    Gerry Raffles Square London E15 1BN 0208 534 0310
    www.stratfordeast.com
  • 28th October
    The Hare and Hounds
    Worcester Road Shenstone Worcester DY10 4BU 01562 777380
    www.hareandhoundsshenstone.com
  • 29th October
    The Hyena
    17 Leazes Park Road Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 4PF 0191 232 6030
    www.thehyena.com
  • 30th October
    The New Bingley Hall Birmingham
    1 Hockley Circus Birmingham B18 5BE 0121 554 6561
  • 31st October
    Peepul Centre
    28 Orchardson Avenue Leicester LE4 6DP 0116 261 6000
    www.peepulcentre.com

November 2009

  • 4th November
    The Royal Vauxhall Tavern
    372 Kennington Lane London SE11 0207 820 1222
    www.theroyalvauxhalltavern.co.uk
  • 5th November
    Nottingham Comedy Festival (1hour show)
    Bunkers Hill 36-38 Hockley Hockley Nottingham NG11FP
    www.funhousecomedy.co.uk
  • 6th November
    Aberfeldy Tavern
    Aberfeldy Tavern London E14 0207 987 6721
  • 7th November
    Bradford Playhouse Bar
    4 Chapel Street Bradford BD1 5DL 01274 820 666
    www.bradfordplayhouse.co.uk
  • 10th November
    The Birmingham Town Hall
    Victoria Square Birmingham B3 3DQ 0121 644 5198
  • 11th November
    Laughing Cows Birmingham
    Kitchen Garden Cafe
    17 York Road Kings Heath Birmingham B14 7SA 0121 443 4725
  • 12th November
    Millfield House Arts Centre (I hour show)
    Millfield House Silver Street London N18 1PJ 0208 803 5283
    www.millfieldtheatre.co.uk
  • 14th November
    Diwali Ball Oxford University
    The Kassam Stadium Grenoble Road Oxford OX4 4XP
  • 15th November
    The Water Poet
    9-11 Folgate Street London E1 6BX 0207 426 0495
    www.waterpoet.co.uk
  • 16th November
    Happy Monday's
    The Amersham Arms 288 New Cross Road SE14 6TY
  • 20th November
    The Chi Chi Racquet and Tennis Club
    370 Park Avenue New York Between East 52nd and 53rd Streets New York NEW YORK
  • 21st November
    Norden Farm Arts Centre (1 hour Show)
    Altwood Road Maidenhead SL6 4PF 01628 788 997
    www.nordenfarm.org
  • 22nd November
    Waterman's Arts Centre
    40 High Street Brentford TW8 0DS 0208 232 1010
    www.watermans.org.uk
  • 28th November
    Alexandra Theatre
    Station Street Birmingham B5 0844 847 2302
    www.alexandratheatre.org.uk
  • 29th November
    Harrow Arts Centre
    Uxbridge Road Hatch End Middlesex HA5 4EA 0208 416 8989
    www.harrowarts.com

December 2009

  • 1st December
    Upstairs at The Masons
    38 Maddox Street Mayfair London W1S 1PD 07766 104520
  • 3rd December
    Laughing Cows London
    Upstairs at the Bathouse 96 Dean Street Soho London W1D 3TD 0207 437 3805
    www.laughingcowscomedy.co.uk
  • 4th December
    The Peacock Lounge (1 hour show)
    Arch 6 Viaduct Street Huddersfield HD1 5DL 01484 432328
    www.peacocklounge.co.uk
  • 5th December
    The Comedy Pub
    7 Oxendon Street London SW1Y 4EE
    08721 077077
  • 6th December
    The Comedy Cavern
    15 George Street Bath BA1 2EN
  • 8th December
    OTK Reading
  • 10th - 13th December
    The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh
    5 York Place Edinburgh EH1 3EB 0131 558 7272
    www.thestand.co.uk
  • 18th December
    Norwich
  • 19th December
    ED Comedy at The Hobgoblin
    7 Devonshire Road Forest Hill London SE23
    0208 555 0496
    www.edcomedy.com then
  • Leytonstone Comedy Club
    Heathcote Arms
    344 Grove Green Road Leytonstone E11 4EA
    0208 558 7713
  • 23rd December
    Fairfield Halls
    Arnhem Gallery Fairfield Halls
    Park Lane Croydon CR9 1DG
    0208 688 9291
    www.fairfield.co.uk