In the autumn I am compering a season of comedy gigs at the Lyric, Hammersmith. I have also selected the bills for each night and have managed to procure some amazing line-ups. Please support this new venture as if it is successful we will get to do more in the Spring. Plus it should be brilliant!
LYRIC COMEDY NIGHTS
Richard Herring (Fist of Fun, You Can Choose Your Friends) hosts a brand new season of Sunday night comedy at the Lyric Hammersmith with his choice of some of the finest comedians working in the UK.
Lucy Porter, Will Smith and guests / 30 Sep
Charmingly twisted Lucy Porter and posh Bergerac obsessive, Will Smith are joined by drunken (and terrifying) childrens entertainer Jeremy Lion and veteran comedy genius Simon Munnery.
Harry Hill and Phill Jupitus / 7 Oct
Multi-award winning Harry Hill (ITV1s TV Burp) is joined by Phill Jupitus (Never Mind the Buzzcocks, 6 Music Breakfast Show), who makes a rare appearance on the comedy circuit. Also introducing Matthew Crosby.
Chris Addison / 21 Oct
Best known as Olly in The Thick of It, witty and intelligent comic Chris Addison headlines a bill including Stephen Carlin and Matthew Holness, better known as Garth Merenghi. Joining them will be a special mystery comedian, whose name we cant yet reveal - but hes the co-creator of one of the biggest British TV shows of the last decade.
Lee Mack / 28 Oct
The Sketch Show star and They Think Its All Over host, Lee Mack is joined by Milton Jones, King of the surreal one-liners (The Times).
Tickets £10 / £15
08700 500 511 / http://www.lyric.co.uk
(no booking fees)
Book all 4 shows at the same time and get the best seats for £40 (a saving of £20)
Lyric Hammersmith, Lyric Square, King Street, London W6 0QL
Tube: District, Piccadilly and Hammersmith & City lines