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September 2018

Ruby Wax, The Monk and The Neuroscientist: How To Be Human

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September 27, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
£22-£18

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The Exchange, Twickenham, London

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HOW TO BE HUMAN  We can’t stop the future from arriving, no matter what drugs we’re on. But even if nearly every part of us becomes robotic, mechanical fingers crossed we'll still have our minds. Hopefully we'll use them for things like compassion, instead of just chasing what’s ‘better’ like a hamster on a wheel. If we can do that, we’re on the yellow brick road to happiness. With a little help from monk Gelong Thubten, who explains how the…

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October 2018

Red Cape Theatre present Thunder Road

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October 6, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
£10-6

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The Exchange, Twickenham, London

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This bold, original performance by RedCape Theatre is about the power of the Heimlich manoeuvre, adventure and escape, the death of the Little Chef, the call of the open road, and the kind of friendship you'd take a bullet for. Taking as its inspirations the quintessentially British First Aid training course and the iconic feminist road movie 'Thelma and Louise', fusing theatre and stand-up, Thunder Road tells a story like you've never seen before, that will ring true in your…

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Robin Ince’s Chaos of Delight

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October 18, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
£15-12.50

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The Exchange, Twickenham, London

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The co-star of the Rose D'Or award winning The Infinite Monkey Cage, author of How to Build a Universe (part 1) with Professor Brian Cox is back on the road with an artist's manifesto of delight and curiosity. Robin Ince mashes up the two cultures of art and science in this celebration of the human mind from Bohemians to Black Holes, Dali to DNA, another of his stand up sort of lectures ‘The Ince brain is like a black hole…

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November 2018

Dr Phil Hammond – Happy Birthday NHS?

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November 6, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
£16-12

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The Exchange, Twickenham, London

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Happy Birthday NHS? Nye Bevan's beautiful baby is 70 this year, but will she make a ton? A decade of austerity with a Brexit cherry on top has brought her to her knees. Dr Phil charts the course of the NHS from 1948 to as long as she lasts. Come cheer the heroes, boo the villains and look to the future of robot surgeons, Fitbit nurses and iPhone GPs. Batteries not included. Dr Phil Hammond has worked in the NHS…

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December 2018

The SECOND Christmas Scummy Mummies Show

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December 1, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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The Exchange, Twickenham, London

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Ho, Ho, Ho...it's the Scummy Mummies Christmas Show! Due to popular demand, comedians Helen Thorn and Ellie Gibson have agreed to bring their special Christmas themed comedy show to Twickenham for a SECOND night! Expect scummy carols, yuletide sketches, festive stand-up and very scummy Santa stories! Book your tickets now, before it sells out! Based on the UK's No.1 Kids and Family Podcast, as recommended by The Guardian, The Sunday Times, The Telegraph and BBC's Woman's Hour. The Scummy Mummies book is out now…

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Manford Comedy Club Christmas Special

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December 14, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
£12.50/10

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The Exchange, Twickenham, London

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Manford’s Comedy Club will be heading back into town on 14th December for a Christmas special at the Exchange in Twickenham. Join us for a hilarious evening of live comedy featuring four well-known comedians personally chosen by Jason Manford. Line up: Christian Reilly “His stand-up is witty and heaving with punchlines…will win over all but the hardest hearts and minds.” Chortle Fin Taylor “True Brilliance *****” EdFringeReview.com Janet Garner "In an industry dominated by white, middle-class males, Janet is a…

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February 2019

Manford’s Comedy Club

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February 1 @ 8:00 pm
£12.50/10

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The Exchange, Twickenham, London

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Manford’s Comedy Club will be heading back into town on the 1st February  at the Exchange in Twickenham. Join us for a hilarious evening of live comedy featuring four well-known comedians personally chosen by Jason Manford. Line up: Jenny Collier, Andrew Ryan & Suzy Bennett Jenny Collier: Jenny moved from the Welsh mountains to the Big Smoke in 2010 and has since embarked upon a career in stand-up comedy. Highlight: Being team mates with Jo Brand on a BBC Radio panel show October 2013.   Andrew Ryan:…

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Shazia Mirza: A Work In Progress

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February 8 @ 8:00 pm
£14/12

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The Exchange, Twickenham, London

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Strap in for a hilarious and uplifting joyride into the art of survival in a world of crocodiles, cranks, solitary confinement and alpha males. ★★★★ “Shazia Mirza is provoking laughter and large intakes of breath once again...brave and urgent” THE TELEGRAPH ★★★★ “As brave a piece of comedy as you’ll see” MAIL ON SUNDAY ★★★★ "she's effective at getting under your skin... strikes a blow" METRO ★★★★ "at this moment in time – post-Brexit, post-Nice, post-Orlando – it’s on point…

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March 2019

Turing House Friends Comedy Night, with The Bearcat Comedy Club

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March 1 @ 8:00 pm

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The Exchange, Twickenham, London

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Join some of the best comedians on the comedy circuit for a fantastic night supporting Turing House School. The evening will feature: John Ryan, Otiz Cannelloni, Rudi Lickwood and Dominic Holland. Disclaimer: This is an over 18s only show and may contain adult humour. Acts subject to change without notice.   Price: Tickets £12 each or £40 for 4 tickets.  

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Orleans Primary School Comedy Night Fundraiser with Shappi Khorsandi

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March 22 @ 8:00 pm
£15

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The Exchange, Twickenham, London

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Comedy Night In Association With Manford's Comedy Club and sponsored by ABOUT THE COMEDIANS MC: ANDRÉ VINCENT "He possesses the energy of Lee Evans with the improvisational Skills of Paul Merton and is one of the best comedians in the business." THE TIMES "Ferociously funny" THE SUNDAY TIMES Physically and vocally reminiscent of Phill Jupitus, this hilarious comic has a vast collection of wonderful stories and one-liners. He is brash and loud and likes to take risks with his comedy. His unique…

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