The Bill Murray is more than a wonderfully intimate, well proportioned comedy club. It’s also a creative space where comedians can meet, write, rehearse and perform, and where we run comedy courses and comedy projects for our local community. And it’s a lovely pub, serving drinks and snacks every day from 5pm. And of course, there’s comedy…
- Wednesday31/05/20176:45 pm - 7:45 pm
Eric Lampaert is a stand-up comedian & actor already with a clutch of awards to his name. His international reputation precedes him, having supported Eddie Izzard (in English & French), toured on the continent, and performed solo shows in London, Edinburgh, Paris, Los Angeles, Montreal and more.
- Week 6
Wednesday31/05/20177:00 pm - 10:00 pm
This is a short, sharp stand-up comedy writing workshop with Chris Head for gigging acts and course graduates. If you want to refresh your skills, develop new material and try it in a gig, this is the course for you. Come along with rough ideas and starting points and be inspired. Over five weeks develop new material and then perform at a showcase gig on the last night.
- Wednesday31/05/20178:00 pm - 10:00 pm
A range of acts from nearly new to not-at-all new have spent five weeks working up 100% new material with coach and director Chris Head. Be the first to see the results first in a night featuring a range of acts from personal and confessional to musical comedy to character acts, Starring, in no particular order: Ben Goodman, Andy Parkman, Reggie Kandola, Shirley Devine, Cecilia Delatori, Bunny Hopkyns, Leigh Quinn, Michael Clarke, Paul Woodrow and Rudy Ilyas. With your host Chris Head.
- Thursday01/06/20176:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Stuart has got fast-paced, hilarious observations and he ain’t afraid to say them over the course of an hour. He does all the comedy at Turtle Canyon Comedy and supported James Acaster on tour loads. As heard on BBC Radio 4.
‘A brilliant semi-surrealist stand-up’ ★★★★ (Fest)
‘A chronically funny stand-up’ (Time Out)
- Thursday01/06/20176:45 pm - 7:45 pm
Demographic: Damien Slash
Data-obsessed, social media guru Eric Swineblade has a dark secret and a hopeless plan to save himself and the world from ourselves. The only problem is his new toy and it’s billion dollar algorithm are out of control and about to bring about the end of everything. This multi-character comedy extravaganza is a madcap meltdown of memeified personalities.
Focus On: Lola and Jo
Are you an 18 to 80-year-old employed or unemployed middle-income earner, from an urban or rural area who shops online or in store? Ambitious fame-hungry comedians Lola and Jo wanted to stop their day jobs before the Fringe but with therapy bills, an Uber dependency and lack of self-control at their local Wetherspoons – they can’t. Instead they’re working for market research company FocusOn collecting data on flight comparison websites, kitchen towel and cereal bars and trying to turn it into a character comedy show.
- Thursday01/06/20177:00 pm - 8:00 pm
oin eczema freak and Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year nominee Ed Night as he works through what will become his debut hour for the Edinburgh Fringe.
“An amazing assurance and confidence in his delivery and some really well written-jokes… I can’t wait to see his debut hour” – The Scotsman
“Deliciously dry and astute observational humour with spot on delivery; Ed Night is effortlessly cool.” – FringeBiscuit
“This is a man going places… there’s no mistaking his ability. He’s a natural.” – TV Bomb
“Ingenious visual gags… there’s no questioning his crafty intelligence” – Chortle
- Thursday01/06/20178:00 pm - 10:00 pm
A whirlwind improvised comedy show made up of smaller improv comedy shows!
The UK’s best improv talent, high-octane special guests, terrifyingly talented live music and all
this has an idiot at the wheel, your host – Paul Foxcroft “A vibrant and
articulate sense of mischief” – The Scotsman
WHERE IT’S ON
The Bill Murray, 39 Queen’s Head Street, London, N1 8NQ
Our new venue, opened November 2016. A permanent dedicated venue for London’s loveliest comedy night.