No prizes for guessing that STAND UP IN THE BASEMENT is a stand up comedy night and guess what? It’s on a Tuesday night! Meaning you get to see top TV comics making you chuckle in the same room, and for a fraction of the normal price!
As well as familiar faces from TV, we feature some of the best circuit comics, plus new raw talent and occasionally a few big names who wanna come and try out some new material. It’s tailor-made for people who love live comedy! You’ll get to see a diverse range of comic talent in an intimate space.
⭐JULIAN DEANE (As seen on tour with Paul Chowdhry)
Julian Deane has been wowing audiences across the country with his genius punch lines and perfect delivery. Having first performed stand up in 2005, Julian’s brilliant, utterly original and hilarious routines have earned him appreciation, recognition and praise from audiences across the country as well as prominent figures in the comedy industry.
Furthermore, he has proved his talent by winning some of the most prestigious stand-up comedy competitions in the country and is also in big demand as a writer (Mock the Week, Never Mind the Buzzcocks, Morgan Spurlock’s New Britannia)
‘Deliciously twisted. a stream of seriously good gags. quick, sharply written and endlessly repeatable lines’ – The Guardian
‘Assured and brilliant. Deane is a class apart. a master of hilarious twists and turns’ – Chortle
‘It’s just a matter of time before Julian Deane gets a boost up the comedy rankings. His trick is to make you think you’re watching standard stand-up fare, then twisting expectations with sharp, original punchlines’ – The Independent
Flamboyantly repressed and optimistically cynical, Andrew White is a stand-up fast rising through the comedy ranks with an act that's "not to be missed" (Daily Record ).
Andrew performs all over the country at various clubs, festivals, and corporate events throughout the year. Most notably, he's taken three successful shows to the famous Edinburgh Fringe, and will be returning for 2022 with his new hour.
Writing credentials include: Mock the Week // BBC's Newsjack // Comedy Central // NewsRevue on the West End // BBC 5Live's Wagatha Christie
'Andrew White is a very exciting and very funny new act with accomplished and unique stage presence and some lines that made me annoyed I hadn’t written them. Definitely one to watch’ – Joe Lycett
'Absolutely Brilliant...took the stage by storm’– Wiltshire Live
'The talent is very obviously there...rampantly engaging’ – The List
⭐ SPECIAL GUEST
We can't say who... but we promise you'll be glad you came.
The show starts for 8pm so please arrive at least 20 minutes before then to get your drinks and take your seats. If you'd like to a bite to eat before the show, book a table via the website from 5pm and enjoy a 10% discount on your food bill.
Mango Cocktail Club • 5 Canute Road, Ocean Village, Southampton, SO14 4FH • 023 8033 1477 • firstname.lastname@example.org • mangothai.co.uk
NATURE OF THE BEAST: The line-up for such nights can be subject to change, but the quality of our events will not be compromised!!!