Sarah Kendall / Sofie Hagen / Jen Brister / Mae Martin

An eclectic mix of the funniest and most surprising comedians in the UK.

Sarah Kendall: Best Show Nominee for Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Awards 2015

“Kendall is a dextrous storyteller, dancing around dark moments, then skipping straight back to punchlines.”
★★★★ Times, ★★★★★ Herald


Sofie Hagen: Best Newcomer Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Awards 2015

“Warm, confident…Hagen is hilarious.”
★★★★★ Skinny


Jen Brister: “Blisteringly funny…Brister is a truly natural and gifted performer.” List

“Outrageously funny.” Metro


Mae Martin: “She had the audience in the palm of her hand” Three Weeks

“Full of the confidence of a veteran comedian… An hour of rapier wit and cute charisma.” Scotsgay

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@VinayPatel @DeiMcL @bushtheatre This is such lovely news
Deb Pugh
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16 Apr
This makes me so happy!!! More @VinayPatel is always a good thing - and having him mentoring others is certainly a… https://t.co/wCLWGnSlGW
Deirdre McLaughlin
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16 Apr
Grateful to @bushtheatre for giving me the exciting opportunity to work somewhere that isn't my flat https://t.co/COGWNNl3gB
Vinay Patel
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15 Apr
@benelombe @bushtheatre Such a great family to be a part of. Can't wait to be hanging out in the building!
Deirdre O'Halloran
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15 Apr
@bushtheatre @VinayPatel @helenmurraypix What wonderful news! Congratulations to all of you!
Musa Okwonga
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15 Apr

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