Colette Uncensored

Colette Uncensored

Award-winning actress Lorri Holt brings her spectacular solo performance as Colette to Canal Café! We meet the passionate French novelist in her quest as a writer, an activist, and lover... 

Jonny & The Baptists The World Is A Mess, Here Are Some Songs

Jonny & The Baptists The World Is A Mess, Here Are Some Songs

★★★★ ‘Brilliant - the closest thing the fringe has to rock gods’ Fest Magazine ★★★★ ‘Wickedly amusing’ The Times ★★★★ ‘Spirited comedy... broad, daft and punchy’ The Guardian 

Space Doctor

Space Doctor

Time Travel, Space Ships, Evil Aliens, Sexy Assistants, Demented Fans. It can only be SPACE DOCTOR! Britain’s favourite time traveller is BACK and he’s coming to the Canal Cafe Theatre... 

Geppetto: Extraordinary Extremities

Geppetto: Extraordinary Extremities

A tale of resilience and adaption that tells the story of puppet-maker Geppetto. Inspired by the true story of Hugh Herr. "Celebrates human ingenuity" — The New York Times "It's romantic in an old-fashioned way... 

Beans

Beans

BEANS by Matthew Floyd Jones ★★★★ ‘a bright-eyed and spiky show’ The Stage ★★★★ 'A marvellous adult panto that is both charming and wonderfully risqué' Boyz Magazine ★★★★ 'Makes you wish it could be Panto every day... 

The Curious Incidents of the gay in the night-time

The Curious Incidents of the gay in the night-time

Russell Arathoon brings his previous sold out debut stand up show to London. Russell gives his hilarious take on modern life. Nights out with Big Fat Sarah, K holes in Ibiza, life with a gluten free Shi Tzu & finding love in Chelsea. 

Mac & Eden with 'The Unbearable Pleasure of Being a Woman

Mac & Eden with 'The Unbearable Pleasure of Being a Woman

A year on from beating over 70+ entrants and winning the Brighton Fringe Best Cabaret Award, musical comedy duo Mac & Eden are still unashamedly milking it for all it's worth and are back in London at the Camden fringe with a new format and new songs 

Don't Blame The Bankers... $t00pid

Don't Blame The Bankers... $t00pid

Serafina Salvador’s Don’t Blame The Bankers… $t00pid is returning to London this year following its run at Edinburgh Fringe Festival last year, where it received great acclaim... 

Major Bombshell

Major Bombshell

Major Bombshell is a highly-charged mix of stand-up comedy and cabaret songs. The 60-minute show stars Sammy Courtright as Camilla, a desperate LA socialite on the run from Donald Trump and determined to get hitched in the UK. 

Sketchageddon 2016

Sketchageddon 2016

For the last 15 years The London Comedy Writers (The LCW) has been giving people the chance to try out, workshop and get feedback on their comedy writing at its fortnightly meetings... 

Wild At Heart

Wild At Heart

Devastatingly original female double act Róisín and Chiara invite you to their debut hour-long show, WILD AT HEART, a two-woman tour de force told in uncanny synchronicity. With 5-star reviews and already garnering industry attention, Róisín and Chiara’s lightning-paced, rhapsodic storytelling brings to life a plethora of irresistibly well-observed character vignettes unlike anything else on the scene... 

Triple Entendre: Love, Life and Other Stuff

Triple Entendre: Love, Life and Other Stuff

The Andrews Sisters meets ‘Smack the Pony’ in this new musical comedy cabaret. Female trio, Triple Entendre, perform original songs and sketches in this genre defying show. A mix of big band, vaudeville, musical theatre and pop ballads (with a twist) featuring tongue-in-cheek humour, close harmony singing and outrageous fun... 

Karen Hobbs: Tumour Has It

Karen Hobbs: Tumour Has It

Join Karen for the honest and hilarious story of her cervical cancer extravaganza. In her debut show, she will share with you the gore and glory of getting a nasty surprise at 24, and why laughter is a lifesaver... 

Cabaret RIP

Cabaret RIP

Cabaret RIP: Reality is Perception. What happens when the random moments, memories and madness that haunt our imagination are set to music? For one night only, Cabaret RIP will take you on a satirical, humorous journey through one man’s mind, the creative process and the pursuit of perfection... 

Madame Tussaud - Waxing Lyrical

Madame Tussaud - Waxing Lyrical

Madame Tussaud - Waxing Lyrical. This one-woman play explores the life and legacy of Marie Tussaud, who escaped the guillotine and survived the horrors of the French Revolution. She toured Britain for thirty three gruelling years with her travelling wax cabinet, bringing up her little boy, fighting off competition against a background of fire, riot, shipwreck and betrayal... 

Miles Jupp: Work-In-Progress

Miles Jupp: Work-In-Progress

Miles Jupp, star of Rev. In and Out of the Kitchen and host of The News Quiz, tries out some new material in preparation for a brand new tour, following on from Miles Jupp Is The Chap You’re Thinking Of, his critically acclaimed tour of 2014. 

Revan and Fennell: Edinburgh Preview

Revan and Fennell: Edinburgh Preview

Award-winning comedy double act, Revan and Fennell, return to the Canal Café with an hour of observational and character-driven sketch comedy, ahead of their run at this year’s Edinburgh Fringe... 

David Narayan: The Psychic Project

David Narayan: The Psychic Project

A mind reading show based on the true story of the Cold War's psychic spies. In 1975, the Cold War took an unusual turn. The CIA learnt that Russia was investing in mind-control research and achieving some remarkable results... 

In Honour Of Us

In Honour Of Us

A theatrical production based on ‘In Honour of Me’ written by mother Lenéa Herew & ‘Oshun the River Goddess’ written by 14 year old daughter Nefer Nika Miller-Herew. In Honour Of Us brings together two books of poetry, song and African folklore into a production that gives a voice to the twists and turns of life’s journey through the eyes of black females living in Britain... 

The Sandy & Danni Improv Show!

The Sandy & Danni Improv Show!

Leanna and Angela Present: The Sandy & Danni Improv Show! A completely improvised date night with games, comedy guests and buckets of silliness. Come armed with suggestions as this comedy duo desperately looking for love through audience suggestions... 

The Murderettes

The Murderettes

Comedy Improv Murder Mystery – the comedy duo Pete Edwards and Thom Tween ask for suggestions from the audience, and then improvise an entire murder mystery – there is intrigue, suspense, murder aplenty, blood (mostly imaginary) and many a laugh (both at our gags and at our numerous cock-ups) along the way... 

Jess Robinson: Impressive

Jess Robinson: Impressive

Vocal gymnast and impressionist Jess Robinson is back - this year with her incredible live band! Prepare to be blown away by Edinburgh’s 2015 triple award winning star of ITV’s Newzoids & Rory Bremner as she dazzles with show stopping singing & irreverent celebrity impressions - quite possibly while doing the splits... 

Ellis & Rose - Obsolete

Ellis & Rose - Obsolete

The award-winning duo return with their unique brand of anarchic idiocy - join them as they take comedy into another dimension, in the high budget arena spectacular! 

The Sandy & Danni Improv Show!

The Sandy & Danni Improv Show!

The Sandy & Danni Improv Show! A completely improvised date night with amazing comedy guests, games and buckets of silliness. Come armed with suggestions as this comedy duo desperately looking for love through audience suggestions... 

Jeu Jeu La Foille - Frontal Lobotomy

Jeu Jeu La Foille - Frontal Lobotomy

Using theatrical mechanisms and her skills in clowning and rhythm, Jeu Jeu La Foille brings Tom Waits' characters to life, takes you into an often unsettling mythological world and delivers you safely back home. 

Baron Fingolfin: The Stranger

Baron Fingolfin: The Stranger

Izod's alter-ego Baron Fingolfin has had the glittering musical showbiz career that only a child of an international circus brought up watching re-runs of Big Break and Changing Rooms can have, but has since been thwarted by a sinister mortal enemy. 

The Mariuh Caring Career Agency

The Mariuh Caring Career Agency

A vivacious, ridiculous, probably offensive (and that's Mariuh) highly fun filled comedy sees 'Mariuh Caring' embark on a new business venture helping lesser celebrities get their flagging careers back on track. 

The History Of Everything In 60 Mins (more or less)

The History Of Everything In 60 Mins (more or less)

Everything you ever wanted to know about everything ... ever. Musical and sketch comedy with a sprinkling of cabaret and spoken word. Debut one man show from Ben Watson (Director/Performer of NewsRevue 2011). 

Leanna and Angela Present: The Sandy & Danni Improv Show

Leanna and Angela Present: The Sandy & Danni Improv Show

A completely improvised date night with amazing comedy guests, games and buckets of silliness. Come armed with suggestions as this comedy duo desperately looking for love through audience suggestions... 

Even The Little Ones

Even The Little Ones

Come along and enjoy some sublime craziness, all in the name of fun. Expect Characters, shiny costumes, sweets, parodies and original songs on her Ukulele called George. Katie is also very proficient at impersonations of inanimate objects. 

Indelible Images

Indelible Images

Three New Plays by three new writers. Each play explores issues of memory. Featuring "A Talent for Lying" presented by Octopus Soup Theatre, Ireland. Also featuring "Sharp Edges" by Amelia Sweetland and "Happiness is a Cup of Tea" by Annie McKenzie 

An Ideal Husband

An Ideal Husband

Idealistic Robert Chiltern has cut a swathe through Parliament but Westminster can be dangerous. Can he save morals and marriage or will his career become just another political scandal? A new version of Oscar Wilde’s classic comedy