The Funny Side’s Saturday night comedy show in South West London features some of the very best UK and international stand-up comedians on the circuit. The Funny Side began in 2006 and has established an excellent reputation as a hilarious boutique comedy night – don’t miss great acts in our great venue.
As seen on BBC’s “Mock The Week” & ITV’s “The Stand Up Sketch Show”
Michael is taking the comedy world by storm. His debut show #BlackBearsMatter won Best Show at both the 2019 Leicester and Hastings Comedy Festivals and achieved critical acclaim at the Edinburgh Fringe 2019, earning him a nomination for Best Newcomer in the Dave Edinburgh Comedy Awards.
“Smart…a confident and engaging performer” Chortle
Star of Radio 4’s “Extinction Compendium”
Jon Long is a stand up and musical comedian, telling jokes and singing songs. A modern day Troubadour, Jon’s laid back, affable style and sharp writing have helped him winning several comedy awards. He is now quickly making a name for himself on the live circuit, regularly performing across the UKs most established clubs
“Charming and yes, funny” The Guardian
As seen on Channel 4’s “The Lateish Show”
BBC New Comedy semi-finalist and Max Turner finalist Daman Bamrah is one of the most exciting and unique new comic voices to emerge from the London circuit. A British-Sikh performer with energy, raw wit and heart, Daman is known for his topical writing, acute observations and imaginative storytelling. His blend of carefully crafted jokes along with his signature charm have secured him top spots at the country’s leading venues.
Ania’s sharp, wry writing combined with her warm, conversational performance style make her one of the most exciting young comedians on the circuit. She’s appeared on Dave’s The Comedy Guide to Life and show received 5 stars from Diva Magazine, and has been recommended by Comedy Central as a ‘show not to miss’. As a writer, she has written for Frankie Boyle’s New World Order (BBC2), Newsjack (BBC R4), and The Now Show (BBC R4).
GARETH KANE – COMPERE
Gareth is the resident compere The Funny Side and is one of the most experienced hosts on the comedy circuit. He is also an accomplished actor and writer/performer with sketch group Harvey Garvey & the Kane who recently garnered 5 star reviews at the Edinburgh festival. Also a physical trainer and boxer, at 6’4″ Gareth Kane is a man big on physique and big on talent.
Please note that line-ups may occasionally be subject to change.