Sat 22 April Cafe Rouge Hampstead


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Hampstead Cafe Rouge
Award-Winning professional acts Britain`s most famous feminist KATE SMURTHWAITE + ELLIOT MASON + DAISY EARL + GRAINNE MAGUIRE + ALEX KEALY MC Martin Besserman for info or bookings 07932 33 8203 Doors 7.30 pm / Showtime 8.30 pm

upstairs bar @

 Hampstead CAFE ROUGE  

  38-39 Hampstead High St, London NW3 1QE

just 1 minute walk from Hampstead tube

Monkey Business

Comedy Club 

Proudly Presents 

champion of left wing politics 

Huge TV personality and comedian



She performs all over the UK and around the world at major clubs  She also writes and tours an annual solo show of highbrow left wing comedy under the name The News At Kate which has been a feature of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival since 2009. In 2013 she won a Three Week's Editor's Choice Award naming her one of the ten best things about the Edinburgh Fringe!Kate is often a guest on news and debate shows and is well known for her forthright opinions and campaigning work. Appearances include the BBC's flagship political debate show Question Time as well as BBC 1's The Big Questions, BBC Breakfast, BBC News 24, Channel 4 News, Channel 5 News, ITV News, ITV This Morning, Sky News, BBC Radio 2 Jeremy Vine Show, BBC 5live, BBC Radio 4 Woman's Hour, BBC Radio 4 The Moral Maze. In 2012 Radio 4's Four Thought series included a 15-minute program written and performed entirely by Kate about sexist humour and sexism in comedy. One clip of her setting the world to rights even went super-viral under the name "Athiest B!tchslap".She also writes for publications from Cosmopolitan to both the Guardian and the Independent and is the Vice Chair and Media Spokesperson for campaign group Abortion Rights UK.Kate is a writer for the BBC Three political comedy show The Revolution Will Be Televised and the UK's leading political satire show Have I Got News For You?


Award -winning stand up

comedian, comedy writer

actor.excellent story-teller


.As a comedian she has appeared on BBC1′s “Question Time”, “Daily Politics”,  ITV1′s “Agenda”, 
 She wrote and starred in the Radio 4 sitcom “28 Dates Later”.
She also hosts the popular monthly topical night “What Has The News Ever Done For Me?”.
Extremely funny” The Times Online“
An engaging and natural performer with deep reserves of excitable energy. Can employ understatement with the dry mastery of a Father Ted script.” Chortle“Highly promising, delightfully quirky – has a big future ahead of her” Time Out.

On 2013′S “Gráinne Maguire’s All Night One Hour Election Show”The Skinny ****Three Weeks ****Fringe Guru ****“An exciting and original voice” FestOn 2012′s ‘Where Are All The Fun Places And Are Lots of People There Having More Fun?’★★★★

Chortle ★★★★Three Weeks★★★★Gigglebeats★★★★One4Review“
 An exceptional comedy mind with  a terrific comedic intelligence zipping about in the background, throwing out deft wordplay and stunning surrealism. A hilarious and entertaining hour”The Skinny On 2010′s “We Need to Talk About Bonnets”Acutely observed and brilliantly delivered, she’s an instantly charming performer. Broadway Baby ****It’s brilliant- a very funny show. Fringe Guru ****Very silly, very subtle and rather wonderful. What’s On Stage ***


highly entertaining showman


Musical Madman



Crowned Scottish Comedian of the year 

2015 and 2016

Superb comedy performer/very talented 


Daisy is one of the fastest rising stars in Scottish comedy today and is attracting plaudits and accolades at an alarming rate.Having won Best New Comedian at the Scottish Variety Awards 2015, she was then crowned Scottish Comedian of the year in the same year (making her the first ever female winner.)

She then followed this up with a sell-out show at the Adelaide Fringe and returned to the UK to scoop the Best Newcomer prize at the Chortle Awards 2016. She has performed at prestigious venues such as The Stand (both Edinburgh & Glasgow,)  Scottish Comedian of the Year Winner’s Show during the Edinburgh Fringe 2016.. Chortle Best Newcomer 2016 – Winner Scottish Comedian of the Year 2015 – Winner Scottish Variety Award –

Best New Scottish Comedian 2015 – Winner Best New Comer – Scottish Comedy Awards 2015 and 2016 –

Finalist So You Think You’re Funny 2013 – Semi- Finalist. "strongly written and delivered set, equal parts deprecation and defiant attitude. Hilarious”. Chortle“Impressive… an appealing vulnerability but awakening steeliness”.

The Scotsman" memorable and perceptive stories.” The Skinny

   “strikingly honest and hilarious” Huffington Post


exciting newer comedian


MC Martin Besserman

Doors 7.30 pm  Showtime  8.30 pm


advance tickets only £15.00 / Students £11.00

Special meal deal if attending show 2 course meal  just £12.95 if required

Best to arrive at 6.30pm if wishing a pre show meal It`s best to phone to reserve your table tel  07932 338203 


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