Cliffs is proud to welcome back international comedy sensation Amy Howerksa with her Edinburgh preview for 2 nights in a row! With a different wonder comedian performing alongside her each night, and both nights hosted by the delectable Aoife Hanna.
Amy Howerska is a stand-up comedian, writer and actress. She has established herself as an unusual and idiosyncratic voice on the UK comedy circuit. She works internationally at festivals in Europe and Australia as well as writing extensively for BBC Radio 4 and BBC Radio Wales. Her first television pilot through BBC Writers Room, The Outsiders, aired on BBC 2 on the 10th of October 2018. Howerska is currently developing her own sitcom Drop Zone Kidz with ie ie productions.
Night 1: Friday 19th July £7 entry
Amy Howerska with Lucy Frederick
Three years ago comedian Lucy Frederick – 'Delightful' (BroadwayBaby.com) – was picking herself up from the floor and ordering a gin and tonic; now she is picking up dirty socks and ordering fish fingers and peas. From disaster queen to model stepmum – this is a stand-up show about Lucy's journey towards becoming part of a modern blended family, avoiding its wicked pitfalls and navigating the alarming world of parenting. 'A genuinely gifted performer' **** (Scotsman). 'Strong and diverse' **** (ThreeWeeks). 'Like catching up with a best friend' **** (TheWeeReview.com).
Night 2: Saturday 20th July £7 entry
Amy Howerska with Gráinne Maguire
Award-winning comedian Gráinne Maguire (Dave's UnSpun, BBC One's This Week, RTE's Cutting Edge and Radio 4's Now Show) returns with a sparkling, exhilarating and life-affirming show about why we should all be Team Titanic. Writer for 8 Out of 10 Cats and The Last Leg. 'A must-see from a comedian at the top of her game' (Edinburgh Festivals Magazine). 'A self-assured performance from a woman who has mastered her craft' (Skinny). 'Sarcastically and scabrously hilarious' (Chortle.co.uk). 'Original and unpredictable – a delightful, incisive hour of truth and madness' (FringeGuru.com)