New comedy night Killer Comedy Club showcases the UK’s best upcoming and coming comedians for a night of roof-raising laughs at Manchester’s Retro Bar, right next to the gay village. This month’s lineup includes:
Headliner Josh Pugh has won both English Comedian of the Year and the Birmingham Breaking Talent Award. This year he wrote for Dave’s new show The Island and The Emily Atack Show for ITV. Josh performs stand up across the country and has toured in the UK and Australia.
Raul Kohli has fast become one of the most captivating acts on the circuit. His Edinburgh Fringe debut show Newcastle Brown Male was one of BBC Radio 4, The Huffington Post & the Skinny’s Top Picks of the Fringe 2016, while his most recent: All My Heroes Are Dead, in Jail or Touched Up Your Nan was nominated for Best Show at the Leicester Comedy Festival 2019. Raul is an award-winning comedian (NATYS 2017) and appears regularly at some of the biggest comedy clubs around the world.
Charlie Lewis is a fast-paced one-liner comedian who is making great waves on the Manchester comedy scene.
MC Harry Stachini is one of the city’s most reliably excellent comics, praised for his easy-going style and rapport with the crowd. Harry has performed at the UK’s finest comedy clubs and festivals, and hosted the prestigious Bound and Gagged AAA Comedy Showcase at the Edinburgh Festival in 2017. He returned in 2019 to perform his debut solo show ‘Tigers Don’t Cry’ to sold-out audiences.