Downstairs at the King's Head

 
 
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2 Crouch End Hill, corner of the Broadway, N8 8AA
 
 
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This basement venue underneath Crouch End's King's Head pub runs a popular stand-up comedy club with performances most nights. "In my view, the best comedy club ever" - according to comedian Sean Lock. For full listings please consult www.downstairsatthekingshead.com. The Kalamazooo Klub also hosts acoustic music sets at the venue every second Friday of the month. Check www.kalamazooklub.co.uk for full listings.

 

Downstairs at the King's Head events

 
The Legendary Comedy Try Out NightThe Legendary Comedy Try Out NightAn epic night of new performers and fresh material, with Darius Davies, Mango Stone, Dimitri Bakanov, Alex Klineberg, Victoria Lessina, Wayne Lawrence, Peri White, Dave Bailey, Les Connelly, James O'Donnell, Rosana Bosanac, Tash Goldstone and Currer Ball.2015-07-02T20:30:00+01002015-07-02T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Downstairs at the King's Head, 2  Crouch End Hill  corner of the Broadway    N8 8AA
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Comedy CabaretComedy Cabaret2015-07-04T20:30:00+01002015-07-04T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Downstairs at the King's Head, 2  Crouch End Hill  corner of the Broadway    N8 8AA
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Comedy CabaretComedy CabaretStand up from Matt Hollins, Philip Simon and others.2015-07-05T20:30:00+01002015-07-05T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Downstairs at the King's Head, 2  Crouch End Hill  corner of the Broadway    N8 8AA
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International Edinburgh PreviewsInternational Edinburgh PreviewsLucy Porter and Tom Allen recreate the Edinburgh atmosphere trying out new material ahead of this year's festival.2015-07-06T20:30:00+01002015-07-06T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Downstairs at the King's Head, 2  Crouch End Hill  corner of the Broadway    N8 8AA
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International Edinburgh PreviewsInternational Edinburgh PreviewsStephen Carlin and others try out new material ahead of the festival season.2015-07-07T20:30:00+01002015-07-07T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Downstairs at the King's Head, 2  Crouch End Hill  corner of the Broadway    N8 8AA
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The Legendary Comedy Try Out NightThe Legendary Comedy Try Out NightAn epic night of fresh material and new acts, with MC Paul T Eyres, Aaron Levene, Colin Galletly, Mark Daniels, Jo D'Arcy, Jeremy Flynn, Alexis Wieroniey, Duff Eynon, Ashley Burch, Sheraz Yousaf, Elroy Welsh and Bisha Ali.2015-07-09T20:30:00+01002015-07-09T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Downstairs at the King's Head, 2  Crouch End Hill  corner of the Broadway    N8 8AA
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The Legendary Comedy Try Out Night
Sketch Club: So You Think You're FunnySketch Club: So You Think You're FunnyA competition, with the best character performers, double acts and sketch teams from six heats being invited to compete in a grand final.2015-07-10T20:30:00+01002015-07-10T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Downstairs at the King's Head, 2  Crouch End Hill  corner of the Broadway    N8 8AA
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Sketch Club: So You Think You're Funny
Comedy CabaretComedy CabaretObservational humour from Kelly Kingham, Archie Maddocks, Howard Smith as Keith Platt and many more.2015-07-11T20:30:00+01002015-07-11T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Downstairs at the King's Head, 2  Crouch End Hill  corner of the Broadway    N8 8AA
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Comedy Variety CabaretComedy Variety CabaretStand up from Tom Craine, Janet Bettesworth and more.2015-07-12T20:30:00+01002015-07-12T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Downstairs at the King's Head, 2  Crouch End Hill  corner of the Broadway    N8 8AA
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Comedy Variety Cabaret
International Edinburgh PreviewsInternational Edinburgh PreviewsNick Doody and Alistair Barrie warm up ahead of this year's festival trying out new material in two shows for the price of one.2015-07-13T20:30:00+01002015-07-13T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Downstairs at the King's Head, 2  Crouch End Hill  corner of the Broadway    N8 8AA
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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Highgate Tube Station
 
18 minutes walk
 
Archway Tube Station
 
19 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Crouch Hill Overground Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
 
 
 

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    Angel Comedy Club
    London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
    The Camden Head, 2 Camden Passage, N1 | 3.1 miles from Downstairs at the King's Head
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    London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
    66-68 Rivington Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 4.1 miles from Downstairs at the King's Head
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    London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
    25 Rathbone Place, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 4.2 miles from Downstairs at the King's Head
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    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    269a Archway Road, N6 | 18 minutes from Downstairs at the King's Head
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    Park Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    11 Clifton Terrace, N4 | 21 minutes from Downstairs at the King's Head
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    Alexandra Palace
    London > Entertainment > Live Music
    Alexandra Palace Way, Wood Green, N22 | 23 minutes from Downstairs at the King's Head
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    Sketch Club: So You Think You're Funny
    London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Friday 10th July 2015 - 8.30pm
    Downstairs at the King's Head, 2 Crouch End Hill, corner of the Broadway, N8 | Same location as Downstairs at the King's Head
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    International Edinburgh Previews
    London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Monday 20th July 2015 at 8.30pm and 9.45pm
    Downstairs at the King's Head, 2 Crouch End Hill, corner of the Broadway, N8 | Same location as Downstairs at the King's Head
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    Comedy Cabaret
    London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Saturday 29th August 2015 - 8.30pm
    Downstairs at the King's Head, 2 Crouch End Hill, corner of the Broadway, N8 | Same location as Downstairs at the King's Head
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    London International Gallery of Children's Art
    London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
    Waterlow Park Centre, Dartmouth Park Hill, N19 | 19 minutes from Downstairs at the King's Head
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    Highgate Cemetery
    London > Attractions > Sights
    Swains Lane, N6 | 23 minutes from Downstairs at the King's Head
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    Alexandra Palace Way, N22 | 23 minutes from Downstairs at the King's Head
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    Walter Purkis & Sons
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    17 The Broadway, Crouch End, N8 | 2 minutes from Downstairs at the King's Head
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    London > Shopping > Children's Gifts and Toys
    27 Topsfield Parade, Crouch End, N8 | 5 minutes from Downstairs at the King's Head
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    New Beacon Books
    London > Shopping > Books
    76 Stroud Green Road, N4 | 18 minutes from Downstairs at the King's Head
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    Tootoomoo
    London > Restaurants > Pan-Asian restaurants
    12 Crouch End Hill, N8 | Same location as Downstairs at the King's Head
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    Pandan Leaf Thai Kitchen
    London > Restaurants > Thai restaurants
    66-68 Crouch End Hill, N8 | 1 minute from Downstairs at the King's Head
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    O's Thai Cafe
    London > Restaurants > Thai restaurants
    10 Topsfield Parade, N8 | 3 minutes from Downstairs at the King's Head
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    Out of the Bloom
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    89/91 Bayham Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 2.8 miles from Downstairs at the King's Head
    Unique and innovative workshops teaching flower arranging and floristry with monthly, weekly or daily workshops. This is a really enjoyable art form that allows its students ... More
     
     
     
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    Ecole de Mime Corporel Dramatique
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    Unit 207, Belgravia Workshop, 157-163 Marlborough Road, N19 | 16 minutes from Downstairs at the King's Head
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    Jenius Social
    London > Education > Cookery Courses
    Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 37 minutes from Downstairs at the King's Head
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    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Grenville Gardens, Grenville Road, N19 | 13 minutes from Downstairs at the King's Head
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    Waterlow Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Dartmouth Park Hill, N19 | 19 minutes from Downstairs at the King's Head
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    Highgate Wood and Queen's Wood
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Muswell Hill Road, N10 | 22 minutes from Downstairs at the King's Head
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    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    26 Broadway Parade, N8 | 4 minutes from Downstairs at the King's Head
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    The Old Dairy
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    1-3 Crouch Hill, N4 | 12 minutes from Downstairs at the King's Head
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    London > Nightlife > Bars
    St Pancras International, Euston Road, NW1 | 2.4 miles from Downstairs at the King's Head
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    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    200 York Way, King's Cross, London N7 | 2.5 miles from Downstairs at the King's Head
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    London > Nightlife > Bars
    312 Archway Road, N6 | 16 minutes from Downstairs at the King's Head
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    London > Business > Venue Hire
    The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 2.6 miles from Downstairs at the King's Head
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    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Chalk Farm Road, NW1 | 2.7 miles from Downstairs at the King's Head
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    London > Business > Venue Hire
    14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 2.9 miles from Downstairs at the King's Head
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