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Fat Penguin Presents: Sean Collins, Sully O'Sullivan, Kwame Asante FREE
8PM WEDS 9TH OCT @ The Patrick Kavanagh Bar #moseley #birmingham #westmidlands
SEAN COLLINS HEADLINING!
Canadian Sean Collins has 25 years experience in stand up comedy, with initial success leading to ‘Best Male Stand Up’ nominations at the Canadian Comedy Awards, a Just For Laughs Gala set at Montreal and his own hour long special on Canadian television.
Since residing in the UK, Sean quickly established himself as a strong performer leading to an appearance on Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow on BBC 1.
SULLY O'SULLIVAN OPENING!
Sully O’Sullivan is a much in demand headline comedian. In 1998 back in his home country of New Zealand he shot to fame after appearing on New Zealands comedy shows Pulp Comedy on Channel TV”. After such a successful debut, Sully appeared three more times on the hit programme. Since 2005 O’Sullivan has performed all over the UK. He has also performed in Europe and beyond. Sully commands a solid reputation of being able to perform to any sized audience or venue, and a must for any festival after performing at V Festival, Reading & Leeds & Download to name a few. His solid act has taken him to support top TV comedians such as Tim Vine on his UK tour.
& KWAME ASANTE in the middle!
Finalist: Leicester Mercury Comedian Of The Year 2013 Winner: Chortle Student Comedian Of The Year 2012 Runner-up: Loaded LAFTA’s Search for a Star 2011 Finalist: Leicester Square Comedian Of The Year 2010
Kwame uses his undeniable charisma and on stage presence to play against audience’s expectations, which makes his comedy fresh, intelligent and most importantly funny.
His material touches on a wide variety of topics, drawing humour from his Ghanaian background, as well as his childhood, relationships and student life, with witty and clever observations.
Kwame started gigging in 2010 and very quickly reached the final of the Leicester Square New Comedian Of The Year. Since then, he has won the Chortle Student Comedian Of The Year and was a finalist in the Leicester Mercury Comedian Of The Year in 2013. He has recently been named as ‘one to watch’ by Time Out and has performed at the Edinburgh Fringe, Latitude and the Udderbelly Festival, Southbank.
Kwame was born in London, and moved to Kent at the age of 9. He is currently studying Medicine at UCL, where he is also a keen sportsman, playing both Rugby and Basketball for the university teams. Kwame is also a part-time adult leader at his local scout troop, 5th Beckenham South, where he himself was a scout for over 5 years.
“An impressively poised and relaxed young comic with a fine sense of timing. A natural , he is sure to go on to better things.” Steve Bennett, Chortle
“Kwame Asante’s softly spoken delivery belied a slick wit and sharp writing” Leicester Mercury
“A charismatic young stand-up..he’s rapidly becoming a circuit favorite.” Time Out
Hosted by Jay Handley
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