Edinburgh Comedy Nominees 2019
A veritable smorgasbord of comedy nominees (and the winner) for you to tuck into.
Comedian, author, cultural icon and – most recently – idiot who agreed to be tortured on I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here!, Shappi Khorsandi is a woman of many parts.
But live comedy is where she’s in her element, and she’s back at Soho Theatre with her new show, Skittish Warrior…Confessions of a Club Comic – a warts-and-all journey of the 90s comedy scene to breaking through on telly then letting it all slip away.
‘Makes live comedy thrilling.’Evening Standard
A brand-new hour of sharp-tongued gags, cultural observation and whatever else is in her easily distracted mind. As heard on Radio 4, read in two critically acclaimed books, and seen sleeping in a hammock.
'Has the crowd in the palm of her hand.’