Red Imp Comedy Club – PREVIEW SEASON

8:30 pm

June 4, 2018


June 17, 2018

JUNE 2018

All shows doors 8pm shows 8.30pm tickets CLICK HERE and full show descriptions

Monday 4th Zoe Lyons and Jen Brister – £10

As seen on Live at the Apollo (BBC Two), Mock the Week (BBC Two), Room 101 (BBC One) and regularly heard on BBC Radio 4’s News Quiz, Just a Minute, The Now Show and plenty more




Tues 5th Reg D Hunter and Sallyanne Hayward – £13.50

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Wed 6th Simon Evans and Angela Barnes £10

Both stars of Radio 4, Simon with Simon Evans Goes to Market and Angela presents Newsjack. Also stars of Live @ Apollo and both regular contributors to the News Quiz


Thurs 7th Mark Watson and Jo Caulfield £13.50

Cluster-bombed with yoghurt on Taskmaster, half-killed on The Island, Watson returns to what he’s best at: being indoors. This show began as a work-in-progress in Edinburgh last year and now makes its official premiere. It’s about empathy. Ninety-nine percent of the world’s population is made up of other people – why can’t we understand them? One of the Fringe’s most beloved and thinnest acts offers some suggestions. Complete sell-out 2014-2017. ‘He sparkles with originality and verve’ ( ‘Arrive early for the longest queue in Edinburgh’ (List). ‘Hugely entertaining, craftsmanlike, remarkable’ (Telegraph).


Fri 8th Simon Munnery and Lucy Porter £10

Two of our regulars both utterly brilliant. Lucy had brand new stand-up show from the perennial fringe favourite. As seen on QI, Room 101, Live at the Apollo. As heard on Radio 4s News Quiz and The Now Show. “Impeccably punch-lined anecdotes … Genuinely delightful” Telegraph “A treat from start to finish” Herald

As does Simon “I went to a funeral the other day. Caught the wreath…“
‘Poetic, quicksilver smart and blessed with a ceaselessly inventive comic brain’ ★★★★★ The Scotsman
‘A genuine innovator in the land of the samey, and an annual must-see for any comedy connoisseur’ The Guardian


Sat 9th- Paul Foot and Laura Kiteinger £12

Red Imp has been trying to book paul for years. He’s a super star in Australia despite hailing from Amersham. Paul Foot is known for his musings, rants, “disturbances” and apparent aversion to pop culture. The Daily Express likened him to “a rare exotic bird”, and six national newspapers including The Independent and The Age have described him as “a comedy genius” He’s a veteran of the Edinburgh festival

Laura a stand-up comic,writer and actor. Starring as popular recurring character Nurse Sheila on Will & Grace she has been a consulting producer/writer on the show since its inception. She’s had several half-hour stand up specials on Comedy Central and HBO, and is presently preparing for an hour-long special


Monday 11th Reg D Hunter and Jared Christmas £13.50

Reginald D Hunter: An American Facing the Beast and Niggas
Direct from an 80-date tour of the UK and Ireland, Reginald D Hunter presents a preview of his highly anticipated new show. He returns to Edinburgh Festival in August to celebrate 20 years at the Fringe. Reginald’s searingly honest material has garnered him a cross-generational fan base. His TV appearances have included Have I Got News For You, and the hugely popular BBC Two series Reginald D Hunter’s Songs Of The South documenting Reginald’s epic road trip through 150 years of American popular song. ‘Stand-up comedy’s coolest customer’ (Telegraph)



Tues 12th Andrew Maxwell and Lauren Pattison £12

ANDREW- WINNER: Time Out Live Award: Best Stand-up WINNER: Chortle Award: Best Contribution To The Live Comedy WINNER: Awards: Best Irish Comedian DOUBLE EDINBURGH COMEDY AWARD NOMINEE. Renowned for his cutting edge comedy and intrepid social commentary, Andrew is also the recognisable voice of MTV’s hit show Ex On The Beach. As seen on Live At The Apollo (BBC One), Have I Got News For You (BBC One), Celebrity Juice (ITV2) and Mock The Week (BBC Two).

Lauren is a multi award winning rising star. See her here whilst you still can.


Weds 13th Abandoman and Gordon Southern £10

Award winning improve rap – fresh back from Ed Sheeran tour support. NO, really.
Clever, quick-witted and audacious” – THE SCOTSMAN ★★★★“Broderick has us in the palm of his hand from the minute he starts until thevery last mic drop” ★★★★★ Broadway Baby.
Gordon is a Red Imp favourite and never fails to bring us a new quality show.



Thurs 14th Dana Alexander and Ayesha Hazarika £10

Ex-Labour party adviser and regular pundit on Sky, BBC, CNN & LBC, Ayesha
analyses the fight for feminism with humour and honesty, and asks – are sisters
doing it to themselves?           Joined by MP Stella Creasy for a comedy Q&A.

Dana is a quality Canadian comedian
* “Like a gift from the comedy gods” – The Herald* “Gloriously dark and painfully funny” – The Scotsman
* “An absolute powerhouse performance on stage. Like the fireworks at the end of the Festival she’s tightly timed, mercilessly efficient and very, very loud” – The Skinny


Sat 16th Daliso Chaponda and Charmiane Hughes £10

Daliso was a runner up on Britain’s Got Talent last year and got the Goldeb Buzzer. He’s been touring to sold out show in the UK ever since to much acclaim (with Susan Murray as support)

“Laugh after laugh after laugh” – Amanda Holden



Sun 17th Robin Ince £10 – this is a matinee show Doors 1.30pm. show 2-3pm

Star of Radio 4’s Infinite Monkey Cage, Robin is a Red Imp favourite. Come and watch him have an hilarious mental breakdown as he tries to stuff 2 x 1hr shows into one hour. This is gonna be brilliant.




More shows in July ……..


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