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Balham Comedy FestivalThe Balham Comedy Festival returns for its third year in 2014, bringing nine days of side splitting stand up to The Bedford. The event celebrates 30 years of London comedy club Banana Cabaret with a programme of new and established artists, home grown and international. Confirmed acts so far include Milton Jones, Richard Herring, Robert Newman and Paul Daniels. Plus, a range of workshops hosted by John Moloney will give aspiring comedians the chance to try it out for themselves.

 

About The Bedford

Its worth venturing all the way to Balham for this bar and club an uber-cool hangout with a buzzing, friendly atmosphere. If music is your thing The Bedford is the place to go to catch some live acts completely free of charge with soulful jazz, classic cover, light blues and some great emerging talent. More about The Bedford

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Balham Railway Station
 
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Wandsworth Common Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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200 High Street, SW19 | 2.2 miles from Balham Comedy Festival
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Balham Comedy Festival, 77 Bedford Hill, SW12 | Same location as Balham Comedy Festival
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London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Sunday 24th September 2017 - 8pm-5am
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77 Bedford Hill, Balham, SW12 | Same location as Balham Comedy Festival
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Shop E, Westbury Parade, Nightingale Lane, SW4 | 17 minutes from Balham Comedy Festival
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48 Abbeville Road, SW4 | 19 minutes from Balham Comedy Festival
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59 Bedford Hill, SW12 | 2 minutes from Balham Comedy Festival
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The Honeysuckle Revue CabaretThe Honeysuckle Revue Cabaret2017-09-23T19:00:00+01002017-09-23T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Bedford, 77  Bedford Hill      SW12 9HD
Category: event
Today Only
The Honeysuckle Revue Cabaret
Banana CabaretBanana CabaretLaconic observations, quirky stand-up and audience participation from actor, presenter and writer Roger Monkhouse. Also featuring Tez Ilyas, Milo McCabe and Edd Daggers.2017-09-23T20:00:00+01002017-09-23T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Bedford, 77  Bedford Hill      SW12 9HD
Category: event
Today Only
Banana Cabaret
Let's DanceLet's DanceA disco in aid of Paul's Cancer Support Centre.2017-09-24T20:00:00+01002017-09-24T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Bedford, 77  Bedford Hill      SW12 9HD
Category: event
On Soon
Let's Dance
Screaming With LaughterScreaming With LaughterA chance for carers to catch some stand-up whilst looking after their small charges.2017-09-27T13:00:00+01002017-09-27T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Bedford, 77  Bedford Hill      SW12 9HD
Category: event
On Soon
Screaming With Laughter
Live At The BedfordLive At The BedfordA platform for new and up-and-coming artists. Appearances on the night by Lisa Canny and The Koates.2017-09-27T19:30:00+01002017-09-27T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Bedford, 77  Bedford Hill      SW12 9HD
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Live At The Bedford
The Comedy PitThe Comedy PitA host of established and up-and-coming stand-ups present new material and try out their latest routines.2017-09-27T20:00:00+01002017-09-27T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Bedford, 77  Bedford Hill      SW12 9HD
Category: event
On Soon
The Comedy Pit
Josh OkeefeJosh OkeefeThe Derbyshire-based singer-songwriter plays country music.2017-09-28T19:30:00+01002017-09-28T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Bedford, 77  Bedford Hill      SW12 9HD
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Josh Okeefe
MirrorballMirrorballDJs play across the board, R&B, house, dance, pop, hip hop, disco and funk.2017-09-28T23:00:00+01002017-09-29T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Bedford, 77  Bedford Hill      SW12 9HD
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Mirrorball
MirrorballMirrorballDJs play across the board, R&B, house, dance, pop, hip hop, disco and funk.2017-09-29T23:00:00+01002017-09-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Bedford, 77  Bedford Hill      SW12 9HD
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Mirrorball
Banana CabaretBanana CabaretIan Stone, Sindhu Vee, Russell Hicks and Tim Clarke bring their latest routines to the stage.2017-09-30T21:00:00+01002017-09-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Bedford, 77  Bedford Hill      SW12 9HD
Category: event
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