Press Release: Tuesday 7 October


Downstairs at the Kings Head announces bills for 30th anniversary shows

A fantastic week of gigs at the Kings Head kicks off on Monday 19th October with Arthur Smith, John Sparkes, Kevin Eldon, Ivor Dembina, Bob Boyton and Nick Revell, with MC Huw Thomas. Tuesday 20th features John Hegley, Martin Coyote, Chris Lynam and Otiz Cannelloni.

Sean Lock and Stewart Lee top the bill on Wednesday 21st supported by the talents of Pete Firman and Simon Evans. Phil Nichol and Mark Maier star on Thursday 22nd along with Bridget Christie, Gordon Southern. MC for that show is Dominic Frisby.

Saturday 24th features Andrea Hubert, Ivo Graham, David James, Diane Morgan and John Gordillo. Plus there will be loads of famous names from the world of comedy popping in unannounced throughout the week.

On Friday 23rd Crouch End’s huge Comedy Gala at Hornsey Town Hall Arts Centre includes Edinburgh Comedy Award winners Phil Nichol and Roisin Conaty, Mark Dolan, Phil Nichol, Josh Howie, Huw Thomas, Dominic Frisby, East End Cabaret and many more.

Boom-Tish! at ArtHouse on Thursday 22nd is hosted by Rich Wilson and includes Jay Foreman, Vikki Stone, Pete Antoniou, Suzanna Gonzo and Danny & his Amazing Balloons. Boom-Tish! are also running Best New Act 2015 at the Earl Haig Hall on Tuesday 20th and ArtHouse are screening brand new British movie SuperBob starring Brett Goldstein & Catherine Tate. Brett will also be around for a Q&A after the film. For more information about the Crouch End Comedy Festival contact: