Comedy Cottage

Spring is finally here! And there’s definitely a spring in this months Comedy Cottage line-up! 
What a block buster of international, TV & Circuit legends alongside rising stars! What’s not to like? 
You might like to know many years back one of those rising stars became hugely successful and is this month’s headline act!  The monumental talent that is….
JONNY AWSUM (@jonnyawsum)
Jonny Awsum is an award-winning comedian who has charmed audiences all around the world with his high energy performance style and unique brand of musical comedy. After building his reputation on the UK comedy circuit, where he is a regular headliner and closing act, Jonny shot to national fame on Britain’s Got Talent. His TV performances won standing ovations and unanimous praise from the judges and went viral on the internet, racking up over 50 million views on YouTube.
Jonny regularly pops up on TV and radio. He has featured on BBC Breakfast, GMTV, BBC Radio 2, BBC Radio 5 Live and Absolute Radio and has appeared in TV commercials for brands including Cravendale, EDF, The Post Office, VW and Samsung.
“It was so smart, I think this whole kind of musical thing, singing, it really works for you because it makes you stand out, I like you a lot”
(Simon Cowell)
“Jonny Awsum positively smashed this musical comedy show, taking the audience all the way with him…That’s entertainment”
“Guaranteed to lift your spirits”
***** (Daily Mirror)
Also with us this month International and UK circuit stalwart who has worked with everyone that was anyone in the bizz the delightfully funny…
CHARMIAN HUGHES (@charmianhughes)
Charmian Hughes studied clowning under Philippe Gaulier and Theatre de Complicite but unable to uphold the mime vow of silence, ran away to play stand-up comedy clubs throughout the nation entertaining everyone from members of the House of Commons to ‘Lifers’ in prison (not to be confused).
She is also a Huffington Post blogger & Regular Glastonbury MC.

‘Like Josie Long’s mum’ (Chortle).
‘Charming ribaldry’ (Guardian).
‘A potential to wow(EdFestMag)
Support from…
SHARLIN JAHAN (SharlinComedy)
Seen and heard on BBC 4’s The Now Show, BBC Essex Radio.
Sharlin is a Bangladeshi, British, and Canadian Comedian who loves telling (yelling!) at people about these things at pubs.
‘Undeniably impressive’ ★★★★★(EdFringeReview) 
‘Jahan is an energetic, rumbustious presence.’ ★★★★★ (Morning star)
Finalist Leicester Square Theatre ‘Not So New Comedian’
Runner-up in South Coast Comedian of the Year 2021.
Runner-up 2021 South Coast Comedian of the Year –
Graeme performs at clubs and festivals around Britain. Graeme is noted for his slightly off the wall laid back style which usually features a mix of observations and one liner’s.
‘Capturing the frustrations of the tired everyman…there is much to enjoy in his way of thinking’ (Chortle)
‘Graeme’s comedy is particularly well structured and he throws in some pretty cleverly phrased lines’ (West Sussex County Times)


FARAH SHARP (@farahsharp_)
Named ‘One to watch’ in the Funny Women Awards 2023.
Featured on BBC Radio 4.
Farah performs regularly all across the country, even gracing the stages of The Royal Albert Hall, Latitude Festival, Leeds Festival and The Comedy Store.
‘Farah Sharp is very funny. I saw her first!’ (Seann Walsh)
Mc SAJEELA KERSHI (@SajeelaKershi)
Winner of AWA Arts & Culture Award (2015)
Winner Argus Angels Award for Artistic Excellence (2015)
Star of Edinburgh Award Winning show (2007)
Multi-award winning comedian/writer/broadcaster
As Seen & heard on various BBC Radio, BBC TV, C4, ITV, Comedy Central, Talk TV, GBNews & much More.
‘Smart Funny With a mischievous glint’ (Times)
‘Magnetic loveable and extremely witty’ (The Spectator)
‘Hugely talented, extremely funny, divine diva (Time Out)
House Tunes the awesome Pete Dennis (@petedennismusic)
*This month we are collecting for Macmillan Cancer*
Tickets still only £13 – Early booking recommended to avoid disappointment


Friday 26th April at 8pm