Knock2bag at Rich Mix
Cardinal Burns + Rose Matafeo + Evelyn Mok + Simon Munnery + Eshaan Akbar + Tim Renkow + Michael Odewale + Jayde Adams
Entry Requirements: 18+
BAFTA-nominated, British Comedy Award-winning Cardinal Burns (Seb Cardinal and Dustin Demri-Burns) are best known for their highly successful self-titled sketch series on E4 and Channel 4, which featured popular characters Rachel and Yumi from Young Dreams, the Office Flirt and taxi drivers Hashtag and Bukake.
In 2014, they toured the UK, including a two-week run at Soho Theatre. Then Cardinal Burns presents..., a monthly night introducing new characters and new material from the duo, launched at hip Hackney hotspot Moth Club in 2015.
With the runaway success of their new night and some exciting projects under way, Cardinal Burns are very busy, so watch this space for news.
Rose is a New Zealand comedian, writer and actor.
In 2016, Rose was nominated for Best Newcomer at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival and also made her Edinburgh debut with her show Finally Dead, which enjoyed success from both audiences and critics. It was described by The Guardian as “an emphatic start to Matafeo’s fringe career”. This was followed up next fringe with her show ‘Sassy Best Friend’, which garnered glowing reviews from critics and audiences alike, and was one of the most talk about shows that year.
Rose started stand-up at the age of 15 and has since staged five solo shows as part of the New Zealand International Comedy Festival. In 2010 she won Best Newcomer at the NZICF, going on to win the prestigious Billy T Award in 2013. Her sold out show Finally Dead saw her add extra shows and a return season in NZ.
“…a blizzard of youthful energy in one of the Fringe’s most memorable comedy debuts” The Guardian
‘Effervescently entertaining’ The Guardian ★★★★
‘A deeply funny, enchanting and exuberant comic, Matafeo is in a class of her own’ Three weeks ★★★★★
★★★★ The Times ★★★★ Edinburgh Festivals ★★★★ The Skinny
Simon is a British Comedy Award nominee, Chortle Award winner, Perrier Award nominee, and Sony Radio Award winner. He's had his own Radio 1 series and several Radio 4 series, along with several cult television series including BBC2's Attention Scum. His most recent television appearances include The Alternative Comedy Experience (Comedy Central), It's Kevin and Stewart Lee's Comedy Vehicle (BBC2).
'One of the funniest, most original comedians of the past twenty years' (The Guardian)
'Convention-defying, innovative stuff. Simon Munnery is a must-see' (The Times)
'Simon Munnery is an avant-garde comedy god' (Time Out)
'Intelligence, wit and originality... Simon Munnery, the God particle of Alternative Comedy' (Chortle).
A US comedian rapidly making a name for himself. Nominated for best newcomer at the 2014 Chortle Awards; and finalist at the 2013 Chortle Student Comedy Awards.
Star of BBC 3’s Comedy Feeds A Brief History of Tim.
‘Funny writer of strong, proper gags’ – Chortle.co.uk
An exceptionally smart young man with something to say, Michael Odewale’s stand up covers everything from politics to pigeons. He began performing in 2014 while at university and was a finalist in both the Chortle Student Comedy Award and the BBC New Comedy Award.
A fresh new voice known for delivering sharp, slick and beautifully executed content, Odewale is set to take the comedy world by storm and has already performed at UK’s most famous venues, written for BBC Radio 4 and performed on Chris Ramsay’s Stand Up Central for Comedy Central.
Jayde Adams is a British comedian from Bristol, winner of the 2014 Funny Women award and 2016 nominee for Best Newcomer at the Edinburgh Comedy Awards.