Comedy festival brings Edinburgh Fringe acts back to Fitzrovia pub

Montage of faces.

On Wednesday 18 September the "Objectively Funny Festival" returns to the Albany pub on Great Portland Street with acts from all over the comedy spectrum for a marathon 42 shows over 12 days. The festival will be fresh from Objectively Funny’s success as a production company in Edinburgh, where 10 shows were taken up to the …

All day comedy in aid of a worthy cause at Fitzrovia pub

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A Fitzrovia pub is hosting an all day comedy marathon in aid of cancer research for the second year running this Saturday. The second Macmillan Comedy Marathon takes place at the King & Queen in Foley Street under the banner of the Coffee and Cocktail Jokes comedy club (CCJ), organised by comedian and CCJ founder, …

All day comedy at Fitzrovia pub in aid of cancer charity

Front of pub.

A Fitzrovia pub is hosting an all day comedy medley this Saturday with performers raising money for a cancer charity. "We will have 42 comedians -- no one famous I'm afraid -- from the London open mic scene performing over eight hours," says Jack Wheeler who is organising the event. "We have eight one hour …

Pear Shaped Comedy has the last laugh at the Fitzroy Tavern

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Every Wednesday at the Fitzroy Tavern in Charlotte Street since 1999 -- regardless of football, wars, bird flu, or lack of comics -- MCs Brian & Krysstal and Anthony Miller, have proudly presented the Pear Shaped Comedy club. But all good things come to an end... for the time being anyway. This Wednesday 24 June …

Enter the world of open mic comedy at Pear Shaped

By Kaveh Pourvand Comedy is Big – The new Rock and Roll some say. The comedic elite bestrode our national life, taking up our attention like the uber cool kids in school: stadium gigs, TV shows, panel shows, festivals, DVDs — you name it — the big name comedians are doing it. But further down …