Honeypot Comedy ft. Anna Thomas
Honeypot Comedy is the monthly all female, trans and non-binary comedy night held at The Room Above. Hosted by Millie Malone and produced by White Bear Comedy Club. Showcasing some of the best talent on the UK comedy scene Honeypot celebrates the non-male voices contributing to the circuit at the moment.
12th April 2023
“She has the appealing air of not quite being of this world. But whatever planet she’s from, they know funny” (Chortle) Winner BBC New Comedy Award 2021 Supported Joe Lycett, Kiri Pritchard-McLean, Lauren Pattison, Max Fosh, and Hal Cruttenden. As heard/ seen on ‘Live From Barry Island’ (BBC One Wales), ‘What Just Happened’ (BBC Radio Wales & BBC One Wales), the ‘BBC New Comedy Awards’ (BBC One & BBC Three), and last year’s ‘Machynlleth Comedy Festival Showcase’ (BBC Radio Wales & BBC 4Xtra).
Quick witted, brutally honest and full of Bristolian charm, Dani Johns is a rising star on the comedy circuit.
With an energetic mix of storytelling and serious over sharing, Dani is an instantly likeable act and described as a “pocket rocket of a comedian” whose “sassy delivery captivates every audience member”.
Ever proud of her Bristolian credentials, Dani has been named as “one of Bristol’s most influential women” and on “The Bristol Cool List” alongside fellow comedians Jayde Adams and Stephen Merchant. This year Dani will be performing at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival as part the “Best in Class” showcase, a scheme which aims to show off the best working class comedic talent.
Alasdair Wallace is "one of the most exciting new voices in the South West", "a genuine joy to watch", and "fond of misleading quotation marks". Having overcome his Birmingham accent, his latest challenge is to tell a story without getting distracted. LGBTQ New Act of the Year semifinalist. Regular host /nuisance at Bristol's legendary Oppo Comedy.
Bristol based stand up that creates comedy which is honest, endearing and warm that asks the big questions about life but have no answers because she gets caught up on the little things. Jal is sarcastic and anecdotal. She has taken two full length stand up shows to the Edinburgh Fringe for full runs (It is a Truth in 2018 and Age Fright in 2019) as well as performed on a mixed bill called ‘Absolutely Themeless’ for the 2021 online festival. ‘Jal owns the stage with the confidence of a veteran performer and the enthusiasm of a young comedian.’ *** Feminist Fringe ‘true comedy gold’ ** Fringe Review: ‘Galbraith offers consistent witty and laugh-out-loud moments... She’s clearly a skilled storyteller’ ** Broadway Baby All socials: @jalgalactor
MC Millie Malone
The ‘people’s princess of Bristol comedy’, Millie Malone is a rising star on the scene. Bringing a unique voice that is as morally dubious as it is charming, watching her is like being chatted up and held at knifepoint all at once. Her surreal and punchline heavy sets have taken her to the Edinburgh Fringe, BBC radio and some of the most renowned clubs in the UK. Shortlisted for BBC New Comedian of the Year award, Brighton Komedia New Act, and So You Think You’re Funny.
‘So good’ - Jessica Fostekew
‘She is so funny…. She’s incredible’ - Helen Bauer
‘Every sentence has a punchline’ - Olga Koch
Bar Opens from 12pm
Doors open 7:45pm
Show starts 8pm
Please note that last entry is at 8:15pm and ticket holders that don't arrive by 8:15pm or notify the venue they'll be running late will run the risk of their tickets being resold to walk ins waiting on the door.