Elf Lyons: Pelican

Dawn Sedgwick Management Presents

Elf Lyons: Pelican

  • Fri 7 and Sat 8 Jul 2017, 9pm
  • Soho Upstairs
  • £13 (£11)

Media Eye Rising Star 2016

BBC Talent Hotlist 2017

Vogue UK’s ’20 Names of Now’

Elf Lyons (BBC New Talent Hotlist 2017) sometimes wants to kill her mother. So she’s made a show about it. Do other people feel like this? A recent graduate from L’Ecole Philippe Gaulier, Elf explores the age-old fear of turning into your mother and what it means to have it all…
An unmissable and critically acclaimed show from the ‘fast-talking, smart-thinking stand-up for whom the adjective “kooky” could have been invented for’ – Guardian

Running Time: Approx 60mins

Elf Lyons: Pelican Performances

Fri 7 Jul 9:00pm
Sat 8 Jul 9:00pm

‘A fast-talking, smart-thinking stand-up for whom the adjective “kooky” could have been invented for.’
Guardian

‘Hilariously brave.’
Vogue

‘Enthusiastically peculiar… showing sexy, nerdy and funny aren’t mutually incompatible.’
Chortle

‘Pelican is a uniquely funny, surreal and sometimes moving show that displays Lyons’ comedic talent and establishes her as someone to watch out for in the future.’
★★★★ Ed Fest Mag

‘Lyons is in turn endearingly awkward, sexually frank and delightfully silly.’
★★★★ List

★★★★★ Young Perspective
★★★★ Shortcom
★★★★ Arts Award Voice
★★★★ Nouse Mag
★★★★ Scottish Woman Magazine
★★★★ TV Bomb
★★★★ Edinburgh 49
★★★★ Theatre Bath