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Kim.JumpRope

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  • Birthday 03/05/1988

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    Comedy, Music, Film
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    Comedy Promotor
  1. The Jester Society - June 17th JOSIE LONG Winner of the Edinburgh Best Newcomer Award in 2006, Josie is a highly sought after stand up. She can regularly be seen on television and has featured on shows including: Nevermind the Buzzcocks; 8 out of 10 cats; The Bubble; and Charlie Brookers - You Have Been Watching. Josie’s youthful enthusiasm and distinct world view, mixed with intelligent insight, have gained her respect and made her a favourite amongst established comics. “ my face hurt from laughing” Ross Noble & HAL CRUTTENDEN Nomination for the Perrier Newcomer Award at the 2002, Hal is a regular performer at all the top UK clubs, including the Comedy Store, and has supported Rob Brydon, Ardal O’Hanlon and Omid Djalili on their nationwide tours. As a stand up Hal has appeared on television many times including 'The Royal Variety Performance 2009'; ‘The Omid Djalili Show’ (for which he also wrote numerous sketches); ‘The 11 O’Clock Show’; ‘Just For Laughs Gala’; ‘Brain Candy’; ‘Live at Jongleurs’; ‘The Comedy Store’; ‘The World Stands Up’; and many more. "Simply hilarious" Time Out Tickets £10 (£8 concessions) http://www.ticketline.co.uk (search The Jester Society) For tickets email: TheJesterSociety@gmail.com
  2. The Jester Society is back in Sheffield Library Theatre on the 20th May with a brilliant all star line up. It really is going to be a great night of comedy, so if you fancy a giggle, come along. You can buy tickets on http://www.ticketline.co.uk (search the Jester Society) or email TheJesterSociety@gmail.com to reserve tickets. Also, we have Greg Davies coming back to do his own show for us in July. So get in touch if you want to know more about that. Headlining the show is JO CAULFIELD (Nevermind the Buzzcocks, Have i Got News for You, Mock the Week, Saturday Night Live). 'one of the finest female comics at work' The Observer Opening the show is JASON COOK Jason Cook is one of the great hopes of the UK circuit- an act that's close to the edge, but always intriguing and blessed with the sort of charm that'll have you laughing in spite of yourself. ‘… how comedy should be done’ Time out Hosting the show is TIM FITZHIGHAM Nominated for the Perrier best newcomer award in 1999 – Tim FitzHigham has since embarked on an increasingly eccentric series of adventures, making Edinburgh shows out of his exploits ‘hilarious’ edinburghguide.com Doors open: 7pm Show starts: 8pm Tickets: £10 (£8 concessions) http://www.ticketline.co.uk
  3. The Jester Society If you love watching shows like Mock the Week, 8 out of 10 cats, Never Mind the Buzzcocks, Live at the Apollo, Michael McIntyres comedy Roadshow - then come down to Sheffield Library Theatre on the 11th February for The Jester Society comedy club. Recommended by Jimmy Carr, Tim Minchin and Rhod Gilbert, the Jester Society comedy club has had some of the best names in comedy perform on their stage, such as Mark Watson, Greg Davies, Trevor Lock, Jo Caulfield, Sarah Millican, Jack Whitehall, Rhod Gilbert, Jack Whitehall, Rob Rouse, Tom Wrigglesworth, Robin Ince, Pappy's, Paul Foot, Pete Firman, Lucy Porter AND MORE. This month we have the amazing JUSTIN MOORHOUSE from the fantastic Phoenix Nights; Max and Paddy's Road to Nowhere; and 8 out of 10 cats.. As well as Justin, YIANNI AGISILAOU and TOM CRAINE will also be on - Tom has toured with Rhod Gilbert and also features on his radio show. And Yianni is one of the funniest men working the comedy circuit at the minute. Definitely an act not to miss. i've ever seen. Tickets £10 (£8 Concessions). Book online at http://www.ticketline.co.uk or reserve at: TheJesterSociety@gmail.com Hope to see you at the show. Kim xx
  4. Joan Rivers is great, as is Jo Brand! Very funny women.
  5. Both Gervaise and McIntyre do make me laugh, but they are by no means the best. Has anyone seen any of Greg Davies' stand up (Mr Gilbert in the Inbetweeners and part of sketch group 'We Are Klang'). He's one of my favourites i think. For females, i think Sarah Millican and Jo Caulfield have to be up there for me.
  6. I suppose offensive comedy isn't really for everyone, and some can be of incredibly bad taste. I run a night at the Library Theatre called The Jester Society if you're interested in live comedy. As for sitcoms, Black Books is amazing. So is Miranda, i thought it was one of the funniest things i've seen in a long time. Also any writing of Graham Linehan is always a winner.
  7. Haha. Could you be anymore specific? What stuff do ye like? IT Crowd, Big Bang Theory, Miranda, Flight of the Conchords?
  8. Hey So what's everyone finding funny now-a-days? It can be stand up, sitcom, film, basically anything that makes you laugh. Kim xx
  9. THE JESTER SOCIETY XMAS SPECIAL WITH PAPPY'S FUN CLUB 17th December Fresh from Channel 4 and a critically acclaimed, sell out run at the 2009 Edinburgh Festival, "the funniest sketch troupe on the Fringe" (The Scotsman) return to take the UK, and the record books, by storm. In 2007 they were nominated for the If.comedy award. In 2008 they won Chortle Best Sketch Act, performed in Australia and had their own shows on Channel 4 and Radio 4. Now they attempt the impossible. 200 sketches. 60 minutes. 1 World Record. Heroic attempt, or spectacular folly? "they're hilarious" - The Guardian "Best in their genre" - *****, The Mirror "Sheer joy" - *****, Metro "Blisfully funny comedy" - *****, The List Tickets: £10 (£ (group discount tickets available, email for more information: TheJesterSociety@googlemail.com Book tickets online at: http://www.ticketline.co.uk OR Email: TheJesterSociety@googlemail.com to reserve tickets Support live comedy, Kim xx JumpRope Entertainment http://www.JumpRope-ents.com
  10. Just to add, the Library Theatre is located in the central library, but the entrance to the theatre is on Tudor Square round by the Lyceum. It's a bloody brilliant theatre, you should definitely check it out. xx
  11. You can also book tickets online at http://www.ticketline.co.uk Kim x
  12. The Jester Society Bringing you comedy as you like it Recommended by Jimmy Carr, Rhod Gilbert and Tim Minchin On Thursday 19th of November, come down to the Jester Society at Sheffield Library Theatre to see 3 brilliant comedians. "seriously funny" Fest Magazine on LUCY PORTER As seen on: Rob Brydon's Annually Retentive; Have I Got News For You; Never Mind The Buzzcocks; and Mock the Week. “A fine joke-smith” The Evening Standard on STUART GOLDSMITH Former street performer Stuart Goldsmith has a pitch-perfect delivery; with every nuance carefully calculated for maximum impact. The tricks of the comedy trade haven't passed him by. “Looks, confidence, charm and great material” Chortle on TOM DEACON Winner of the 'Chortle student comedy award 2007', and has made appearances on 'Edinburgh and Beyond' Tickets for this show are just £10 (£8 for students) . If you want to reserve tickets, you can do so by emailing: TheJesterSociety@googlemail.com with how many you want. Hope to see you at the show Kim xx JumpRope Entertainment http://www.JumpRope-Ents.com
  13. There is a new comedy night at The Library Theatre (in the central library) that runs once a month - the jester society. Showcases acts often featured on popular comedy shows 'mock the week', '8 out of 10 cats', 'nevermind the buzzcocks', 'live at the apollo', 'michael mcintyre's comedy road show', 'edinburgh and beyond' and stuff like that. Has been running since September and has already had on: Trevor Lock, Greg Davies, Paul Foot, Gareth Richards, Pete Firman, Paul Tonkinson and John Archer. Acts coming up at the Jester Society: Dan Atkinson, Lucy Porter, Tom Deacon, Steve Hall (We Are Klang), Pappy's fun club, Tim Fitzhigham, Jason Cook, Norman Lovett and a fair few more. Next show is on November 19th Tickets are just £10 (£8 for students) Email: TheJesterSociety@googlemail.com for tickets. For more information - http://www.JumpRope-Ents.com
  14. Forgot to say, if you want tickets, you can book them online at http://www.ticketline.co.uk (Search the jester society) or email: TheJesterSociety@googlemail.com with how many tickets you want to reserve and you can collect and pay on the door on the night. Thanks, Kim xx
  15. Enjoy watching comedy shows such as ‘Nevermind the Buzzcocks’, ‘Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Road Show’, ‘Mock the Week’ and ‘8 out of 10 cats’. Then get yourself down to SHEFFIELD’S NEW COMEDY NIGHT – THE JESTER SOCIETY. We will be showcasing some of the best talent in comedy today for a small price of £10 (even less if you’re a student). If you like to watch comedy on television then you’re more than likely to recognise some of the faces we have on from our all star line ups. But don’t take our word for it. Here is what others had to say: "Lot's of my favourite humans being funny. I would definitely buy a ticket if I wasn't living on a kibbutz right now." Tim Minchin "I want to do this gig next time...incredible." Rhod Gilbert “If you love comedy, you’ll love this” Jimmy Carr The Jester Society Launch night in September was incredible with Greg Davies, Trevor Lock, Paul Foot and Gareth Richards and we're proud to be bringing more great acts to Sheffield in the near future such as, Lucy Porter, Pete Firman, Paul Tonkinson, Tom Deacon, Pappy's Fun Club, Jack Whitehall, Steve Hall, Dan Atkinson, Norman Lovett, Phil Nichol and MORE. Our next night is on the 8th of October with the line up of: PETE FIRMAN Monkey Magic, Dirty Tricks, Saturday Night Live, JOHN ARCHER Regular support act for Tim Vine, star of ‘Undercover Magic’, Winner of ‘The Magic Circle Stage Magician of the Year 2008’. PAUL TONKINSON Michael McIntyres Comedy Roadshow, MTV Hot’, The Big Breakfast’ and XFM Radio and Winner of Time Out Comic of the Year 1997’, For more information, check our website: http://www.JumpRope-Ents.com or our facebook group: http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=110064714328&ref=ts Thanks, Kim
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