No invite to Ahashverosh’s banquet this year? Fear not!
FRS is THE place to be on Purim for laughs, fun and games…
Saturday 11 March – You Must Be Joking!
Megillah and Comedy Night
Suggested Donation £10,
6.30pm Light-hearted traditional Megillah reading with Rabbi Howard Cooper
7.15pm Bring and Share Supper (bring your own bottle)
8.00pm Comedy Night for Adults
Dress Code: Fancy, of course!
Book and donate in advance by visitingwww.frspurimcomedy.eventbrite.co.uk (or just turn up and donate on the night)
Comedy Compered by Philip Simon
WINNER of the Jewish Comedian of the Year 2015
Philip is one of the most sought after comperes and opening/closing acts working on the UK comedy circuit today. He has also written material for BBC Radio 4 and performed his own material on Radio 2.
Rachel Creeger has been running and compering comedy gigs for adults and children since 2011. She has developed and directed a number of award-winning Edinburgh shows and has worked as a script consultant on BBC Radio 4’s sketch comedy 2525. Rachel can currently be found on the London open mic circuit trying out new bits for her work in progress solo show, “It’s No Job For A Nice Jewish Girl”.
BBC New Comedy Award 2016 Semi-Finalist,
Jewish Comedian Of The Year Finalist 2014
Joe Jacobs is a comedian and a #TopUKLad. Combining hard hitting social commentary, sordid tales and razor wit to create a delicious comedy cocktail.