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Saturday 9 September at 8:00 pm£17
Red Herring Comedy Club – September 2023
*All line ups subject to change
Sat 9th Sept
Eddy is an award winning comedian with over 20 years experience as a professional live performer. Well established as one of the countries most sought after headline acts. Eddy has also performed comedy in clubs and at Festivals throughout the world, from Shanghai to Auckland, Edinburgh to Oslo, The French Alps to Yangon.
Eddy also has numerous TV and Radio credits to his name, including appearances on BBC RADIO 4 Specials and BBC SCOTLAND’S COMEDY UNDERGROUND.
Despite being English, Eddy was nominated for BEST HEADLINER by The Scottish Comedy Awards panel in 2018, and for BEST EVENT at the Edinburgh Festival in 2019.
Kuan-wen Huang is an emerging comedian, writer and actor from Taiwan, with major breakthroughs on the UK circuit in the last two years.
He was runner up in Frog and Bucket The World Series in 2019. With a unique voice and his trademark quirky persona, Kuan-wen is an alumni of the Soho Theatre Young Company and performed for Comedy Central at the Edinburgh Fringe in 2020 and recorded Comedy Central Live in 2022.
Kuan-wen is an increasingly recognisable face amongst performers of East Asian heritages in the UK. For three years in a row, Kuan-wen performed as part of Yellow Xmas comedy show, which “showcases the top East Asian Stand-ups”, sharing the bill with Phil Wang, Evelyn Mok, Nigel NG, Ken Cheng and Yurijo Kotani.
Kuan-wen is also a proud queer performer, having been featured in various pride events and 21 Soho’s LGBTQ+ History Month line up.
Kuan-wen is currently writing his first solo hour.
Jacob Hawley is a comedian.
He’s in BBC sitcom Ladhood, featured on The Stand Up Sketch Show, and did stand up on The Russell Howard Hour.
You can watch the clip here.
He has written for The Sunday Times, The BBC, and is a regular columnist for The Metro (said columns can be read here.)
Jacob (it’s hard to know which bits to embolden) has two hit podcasts, Jacob Hawley: On Drugs, and Jacob Hawley: On Love, both on BBC Sounds. The series have had over half a million downloads and earned Jacob a SILVER ARIA AWARD FOR BEST NEW PRESENTER and can be listened to here.
He has created two Radio Four stand-up specials, Welcome To Britain, and Class Act, which broadcast to rave reviews and features in The Guardian and The Independent.
MC Adam Beardsmore