- sold outFebruary 20, 6:00 pmDoors: 5:00 pmFREEConcessions: FREEFaye Treacy and Zahra Barri present Sigma Females – W.I.P
Faye Treacy is an award-winning stand-up, writer and musician from South London. Since winning Best Newcomer at the Musical Comedy Awards, she has been making a name for herself on the U.K. and European circuits. As well as presenting her show on Scala radio, she has written and performed on B.B.C. Radio 4. She has taken two shows to the Edinburgh fringe to rave reviews and is currently developing a couple of scripts.
Join Faye for a W.I.P. about balancing sobriety and dating without compromising her hyper-independence.
The hour beats at liberating force.' **** (Fest Mag)
"One of the most unique performances you'll see at the Fringe this year... genius, inescapably memorable' ****½ (Short Com)
“Treacy’s charm soon wins us round... her one-liners are expertly crafted and sharp.” (The List)
Zahra Barri: Unveiling Muslim Feminism
Egyptian /Irish Comedian and PhD researcher, Zahra, was raised in Saudi Arabia (and Bracknell), so her life has been a mixture of Sharia Law versus Murphy's Law. Join her for stand up on Islam, her vagina and the history of Muslim Feminism.
"...buzzy fluffball of comedy unafraid to take risks." **** Mumble Comedy
"Terrific" Venue Magazine
"Zahra's a bit like the country of Turkey, in that she's a mix of Eastern and Western culture, and also she is a bird."
As seen on BBC Asian Network and heard on BBC Radio 4 Extra, BBC Radio 2 and Talk Radio.
Our main shows on Monday to Thursday start at 8:00pm and finish around 10:15pm/10:30pm.
On Fridays we have three shows: the Early Show at 7pm until 8;30pm, the Late Show from 9pm until 10:30pm and the Late Late Show from 11:15pm.
On Saturdays we have four shows: the Afternoon Show at 3:30pm until 5pm, the Early Show at 6pm until 7:30pm, the Late Show from 8:00pm until 10:15pm and the Late Late Show from 10:45pm.
On Sundays, we have 2 shows at 5.00pm and 7.30pm.
We are open every day (except 3 days over Christmas). Mondays is New Material night, with 6 professional comedians trying out some freshly baked gags. On Tuesdays we have Nico Yearwood hosting with 3-4 comedians doing longer club sets. Wednesdays is a fresh new material night (like Monday), Thursday, Friday and Saturday is business as usual, with stand-up shows featuring the best of London’s stand up comedy scene (plus frequent Celebrity Guests). Sunday night ends the week with another Nico Yearwood hosted show (like Tuesday) with the best acts on the circuit.
Before our main shows between 6:00pm and 7.15pm Monday to Thursday, Saturday at 2:00pm and 3:00pm on Sunday, we let acts use the venue to work on their solo shows that will be going on tour, to the Edinburgh Festival, the Adelaide Comedy Festival and other majors comedy festivals around the world. You can see these shows in development and help shape the shows. Most shows are free or low cost with the option to donation after the show.