‘Calm, confident, challenging and always with original material’ – The Evening Standard
‘In that global menagerie of comedy Mirza is that rarest of rare creatures. She guarantees an audience with her biting deadpan observations’ – The New York Times
Shazia is an award winning British Asian stand up Comedian and columnist from Birmingham sticking the figurative knife into political correctness with devastatingly funny effect. She performs all over the world and has toured the US, Sweden, Denmark, France, Holland and Germany. Her vast array of TV credits include CBS ‘60 Minutes’, NBC’s ‘Last Comic Standing’, Paramount’s ‘The World Stands Up’ and BBC’s ‘Have I Got News For You’.
‘No nonsense Northern wit with a brilliant stage presence and pin-sharp material. A bright future awaits’ – bbc.co.uk
Fresh from headlining the prestigious Big Value Showcase at the Edinburgh Festival, Scott is a former Comedy Cellar New Act of the year and Old Speckled Hen comedian of the year award winner and Loaded Laftas runner up. Stylishly shirted, this Yorkshire-born lad delivers wry observations on the absurdity of modern living. His sharply-written routines, drawn from real-life experiences have been delighting audiences across the country; except in Yorkshire, where they are deeply suspicious of his shirts.
‘He stormed the gig with well observed tales of parenting and unfortunate lookalikes delivered with an easy charm’ – bbc.co.uk.
No-nonsense Yorkshire wisdom from Lawrence Batley Theatre Comedy Cellar Best New Yorkshire Act 2012 and Crooked Smile Award 2013 winner.
‘Inventive observations with a world-weary perspective from an engagingly self-deprecating performer’ – bbc.co.uk
Compere – Anthony J. Brown
“Dark quips and relentlessly witty audience-goading ad-libbing from a compelling host” – City Life
Jongleurs Award Winner, BBC New Comedy Award Runner-up.
Cast Comedy Club
Box Office 01302 303 959
Doors 7.15 Show 8pm Entry £10/8 concs
Saturday 18th January
Anthony J Brown