12 OCT ’16 – Jonathan Hearn – The Water Poet
Special Guest Headliner: Jonathan Hearn
An award winning comic and a regular at The Edinburgh Fringe, Jonathan’s brand of comedy charmingly combines wordplay, the absurd and occasional smut.
“plenty of charisma, and a glint of silliness” – Steve Bennett, Chortle
“Very charismatic. Some very fine touches.” – John Fleming
“Jonathan Hearn’s bricolage of comic fancies had me laughing from start to finish. One of the silliest, funniest, inventivest hours of nit-wittery I’ve seen.” – Trevor Lock
“Old-school meets weird school. Jonathan Hearn is hilarious.” –David Mills
“Hearn has an unconventional and intelligent style.” – Katie Chapman, Three Weeks
“USP” – Sonya Nemec, The Girl with the Edinburgh Tattoo
“Very clever wordplay.” – The LP Project
“87% of the time [his] hair looks amazing.” – Jen Wells
About the club…
Special guest MC: Frank Cassidy
One of London’s finest open-mic clubs Touching Cloth (New Material Night) hosts a great weekly night of FREE entertainment featuring comics (new and pro) trying out never-been-heard-before jokes on you: the discerning public at large.
Will their jokes hit the mark
Or will they have to ‘Touch the cloth’?
Either way it’s a roller-coaster ride of fun and open-mic madness mixed with down right weirdness!
Show starts at 8pm and finishes at 10pm. Doors open at 7pm.
The Water Poet, as well as serving a brilliant range of beverages also does great pub food! It also has literally the best beer / smoking garden in the Square Mile.