TV's Paul Merton will be joining Josie Lawrence at the Comedy Store Players for a night of comedy improvisation. Other comedians on the bill include Neil Mullarkey, Lee Simpson, Richard Vranch and Andy Smart.
Josie Lawrence is best known for her appearances in the ad-libbed comedy show "Whose Line Is It Anyway?" in which she had to crack gags and sing on the spot. She has also appeared in "EastEnders" and taken lead roles in many stage-plays, including some for the Royal Shakespeare Company.
Paul Merton's deadpan and offbeat humour has made him one of the most popular comedians in the UK. He has a regular spot as team captain on TV's "Have I Got News for You" and Radio 4's "Just a Minute", and has been performing with The Comedy Store Players for more than 25 years.
The Comedy Store started out as a venue for alternative comedy in the 1980s, and has helped to launch the careers of some of Britain’s best comics. The club is surprisingly small inside, but attracts some of the biggest names in the business. It also has a great American-style diner and bar.
londonlover – “Ive been here loads of times. i usually go at the weekend when they do comedy improv. it's a bit like the old TV show "whose Line Is It Anyway". i think they've even got the same piano player. and paul merton… more”
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Paul Merton at Comedy Store – 26th May 2013 TV’s Paul Merton will be joining Josie Lawrence at the Comedy Store Players for a night of comedy improvisation. Other comedians on the bill include Lee Simpson, Richard Vranch, Neil Mullarkey and Andy Smart.
Paul Merton at Comedy Store – 2nd June 2013 Paul Merton will be joining the Comedy Store Players for a night of comedy improvisation at the Comedy Store. Other comedians on the bill include Dave Johns, Richard Vranch, Lee Simpson, Neil Mullarkey and Suki Webster.
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