Sun 8th Sep starts 17:30 ends 18:30
The Bill Murray, Queen's Head Street, London, UK
Comedy 43 presents:
Six comedians with a mix of British and foreign heritage bring you the funny. Melting Pot Comedy is a comedy night celebrating the hottest, diaspora of hot British stand-ups comedy.
Pierre Novellie (South African) - Pierre Novellie is one of the best up-and-coming comedians in the United Kingdom. An acclaimed live act, Pierre has supported Hal Cruttenden and Gary Delaney on their national tours and was nominated for Best Club Comic at the 2017 Chortle Awards for two years running. As seen on BBC 2 and 3, Channel 4, and Comedy Central. ‘Dawn of a major talent’ - The Guardian. ‘A genuinely hilarious comedian’ - Three Weeks
With your MC:
Philipp Carl Kostelecky (Austrian, American, Slovenian) - taking the comedy circuit by storm performing and compering at the Edinburgh Fringe and sell-out UK and international shows. Philipp is also a contributor and writer for BBC Wales and a BBC award-winning radio presenter. Winner of the Comedy Store King Gong and Runner-up in Roast Battle UK (2019).
And Support From:
Sadia Azmat (British, Indian heritage) - Sadia is a British Asian comedian from London tackling sex, relationships and identity in her no holds barred style. Host of critically acclaimed BBC Sounds podcast ‘No Country For Young Women’. ‘A wonderfully subversive act’ Steve Bennett, Chortle. "Fun, full of laughter, upbeat" - The Guardian
Zahra Barri (Irish, Egyptian) - As heard on BBC2, BBC4, and Talk Radio. "Terrific" - Venue Magazine. "Her set-ups are quick, and the pay-off lines are plentiful" - The Wee Review.
André De Freitas (Portuguese) - Moving to the UK 3 years ago André has shot his way up the comedy ladder performing alongside many of best comedians in the UK such as: Jack Whitehall, Russell Howard, Ed Byrne, and Josh Widdicombe. “André has a great ability to tell stories, his timing is great and he has a lot of charisma.” - The Stand Newcastle
Emily Woods (Canadian) - Spending the last two years between Kelowna, Canada and London, England, Emily has established herself as a stellar new comedian quickly rising up in both scenes. Recently making it the finals of the Comedy Virgins Max Turner prize competition. Emily was also shortlisted for the 2019 99Club comedy bursary award. "A striking take and a gift for finding the funny side of everything" - Beyond the Joke