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…
- Sunday02/07/20177:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Having moved 5,437 miles for love, award-winning Egyptian-American comedian Maria Shehata presents her debut hour of playfully sardonic stand-up. Charmingly conversational and brutally honest, Maria divulges the realities of giving up a glamourous LA lifestyle to discover that saying “I moved here for you” does not win every argument. Winner: Best Comedian at Hollywood Festival of New Cinema and Best Comedy at the Miami Web Fest. “Maria Shehata has a Janeane Garofalo-type swagger to her, both funny and entertaining.” – LA Times
- Sunday02/07/20178:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sketchatron first roamed the earth 2008-2012 in many venues around the UK, becoming the biggest sketch comedy showcase in the country, hosting the best acts on the circuit at the time: Pappy’s, The Penny Dreadfuls, Anna & Katy, Will & Greg, Tommy & the Weeks and many, many more. Was it before your time? SKETCHATRON FEELS SORRY FOR YOU. Because it was brilliant. Actually some of those people are still around but boy, are they old now.
However, not all hope is not lost. Sketchatron resurrects gloriously at The Bill Murray to bring you the very best sketch comedy once again.
- Monday03/07/20176:45 pm - 7:45 pm
The prodigal triple Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee and BBC Radio 4 star Dan Antopolski returns, as he previews his new show Dan Antopolski: Return of the Dan Antopolski.
- Monday03/07/20178:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Our fab resident improv troupe Shoot From the Hip will introduce you to some of the best improv in the UK. Recommended by Timeout, The Metro, and The Londonist, Shoot From the Hip are “Imaginative and witty chaps…pitched to perfection” ★★★★★ – Agnes Frimston, thepublicreviews.com.
- Monday03/07/20178:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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. A fun look into Eastern and Kanye Western Culture. As heard on BBC Radio 4 Extra, BBC Radio 2 and Talk Radio. “Terrific” (Venue Magazine).
- Tuesday04/07/20176:45 pm - 7:45 pm
“I only regret the people I didn’t have sex with….. And 60% of the people I did have sex with.” “The King of Edinburgh” (the List) makes a triumphant return on 30th anniversary of his first Fringe, with his 40th show in his 50th year.
- Tuesday04/07/20178:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Join us for a special night of improv comedy that WILL NEVER BE SEEN AGAIN! Because, that’s right, it’s all made up on the spot! Some of the best improvisers in London join forces to celebrate this year’s London Pride in an uninhibited, uncensored evening of improv comedy from LGBT+ players and those who support the community – all put together by Monkey Toast’s Paul Foxcroft with his “vibrant and articulate sense of mischief” (according to The Times). You’ve been warned…
Don’t miss out on this one-off event, as part of Zeal: The Pride Improv Festival, which runs from 1-7 July.
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.