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21/02/2019

Propeller Announces Comedy Charity Night

Propeller PR in association with Havas present a night of laughter in aid of New Horizon Youth Centre with the best up-and-coming stand up comedians currently on the London circuit. All money raised will go to NHYC who provide unique, holistic support for London's homeless and vulnerable young people. Get your tickets now!

Doors open: 6pm

Show starts: 7pm

Drinks and networking: 8pm

You will be able to donate on the night!

Hosted by Ali Woods (BBC New Comedy Award Nominee 2018, Leicester Square New Comedian of the Year Runner-Up 2017) and featuring these fantastic stars of the future:

HELEN BAUER

As seen and heard on BBC Radio 4, BBC Three and Comedy Central Online. In 2018, Helen headed to the Edinburgh Festival as part of the prestigious Pleasance Comedy Reserve.

“I don’t think I stopped laughing for the entire half hour Helen was on stage. An incredibly likeable comic who takes anecdotal comedy to another level.” Funny Women

FRED BARBER

Fred Barber is a dyspraxic, former wreck head with ADHD. He uses this as a springboard for surreal, observational humour. He’s performed all over the country for Hot Water, the Manchester Comedy Store, Out of Bounds, Top Secret, Backyard, the Green Man Festival and even Heaven night club. He’s also a regular guest on Men’s Hour on Five Live.

Competition wins include King Gong at the Comedy Store, the Comedy Cafe new act competition, and Blackout at Up The Creek multiple times.

‘Very strong talent for writing.’ Jesse Armstrong writer of Peep Show

‘Naturally Funny’. Tim Samuels, Five Live

ANDREA HUBERT

Andrea Hubert started out on the comedy circuit in late 2009, and within 20 gigs gained second place in a national competition. She’s since performed alongside some of the UK’s best comedians at prestigious comedy clubs all over the UK, been commissioned as a writer for a BBC pilot and was shortlisted for the BAFTA Rocliffe New Writing Forum at the New York Television Festival 2012.  She was dubbed One to Watch in 2012 by London is Funny, for whom she went on to write a comedy poetry blog in 2012.

In 2013, Andrea and her writing partner Ryan Cull won the prestigious BAFTA Rocliffe New Writing Forumcompetition, beating over 500 other entrants. The writing pair are currently working on a new sitcom as part of a development deal with Objective Productions (makers of Peep Show and Fresh Meat.) She is also producing a book of short plays, and continues to contribute regular interviews and features to The Guardian.

Winner of Best Debut Show at What's On London Comedy Awards 2016

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