Joe Lycett

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“Hello my sweet child. Come and join me, Joe Lycett, in a Shepherd’s Bush, where I will be attempting to ENTERTAIN and AMAZE you. I’ll be performing a toxic mix of new and old material which will only last an hour of your life, but which may well stay with you for years.

I’ve been on Live at the Apollo, 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown and Lorraine, but don’t let any of that sway you.”

– Joe

“has a fine way with insults” The Independent
“always a hoot” Time Out
“scrapbook set of stories and pranks is consistently amusing” The Guardian
“Sharp wit from a mischief-maker on the rise” Evening Standard ★★★★

Part of the Shepherd’s Bush Comedy Festival presented by Hammersmith and Fulham Council and PBJ Management.
This is a past event
“Sharp wit from a mischief-maker on the rise”
Evening Standard
“scrapbook set of stories and pranks is consistently amusing”
The Guardian

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My first time ever at the @bushtheatre watching #StrangeFruit thanks to @blcktheatreclub who wants to celebrate w me 💃🏽💃🏽💃🏽💃🏽
tsunami Tânia
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19 Jul
@bushtheatre @BushCatMarley I’m glad @BushCatMarley is showing what the proper size and proportion of a cat next to… https://t.co/zaIxZmjIm8
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19 Jul
Cherrelle Dirty Computer
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19 Jul
@bushtheatre @BushCatMarley Macavity vs Pirate ASAP
Oberon Books
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19 Jul
FOH fun @bushtheatre #StrangeFruit Our group found it relatable, honest and moving calling it ‘the most accurate… https://t.co/QBEQYdVsAm
Young Theatre Makers
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19 Jul
Morven Reid
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19 Jul

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