Stand Up Purim
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London’s funniest Purim Party is back with comedian Bennett Arron
Now in it’s 3rd year, our Purim party is the place for people who love a good laugh, a delicious meal and amazing company to celebrate the most amusing day in the Jewish calendar. With the ‘mad hatter’ theme you can don your nuttiest headgear with a hilarious night of stand-up comedy with Welsh comedian Bennett Arron including an intro-set by graduates from our comedy workshop.
Mad Hatters Tea Party Theme
Tikun is the place to celebrate Purim, a great megillah reading, followed by fantastic entertainment – Danny B
8:15pm: Doors open
8:45pm: Megilla reading – 2 options: Traditional Hebrew or Conceptual explanation in English
9:15pm: Dinner with stand-up comedy set
Falafal & Humous
Classic Burgers (Veg option*)
Chips & Onion Rings
A selection of desserts
*need to pre-order vegetarian
Oy Vey! Sorry, single tickets for women are temporarily unavailable. To get on the waiting list, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Bennett Arron is a comedian, award winning writer, actor, author, identity theft speaker, BAFTA shortlisted director and finalist of the European disco dancing championship. He has also supported Ricky Gervais on some of his tour dates.
Bennett has performed at all the major comedy clubs around the UK and is well known internationally. As an actor, Bennett worked alongside Michael Sheen and he played the part of The Great Suprendo in the film Genie in House: Legend of The Dragon. Bennett wrote and starred in two critically acclaimed Radio Series; Bennett Arron Is Jewelsh and Bennett Arron Worries About…
His other radio and television credits include Loose Ends, Not Tonight With John Sergeant, Never Write Off The Germans (a panel game show for Radio 2) and three series of What’s The Story? (a panel game show for Radio Wales). He also presented the Documentaries: ‘The Kosher Comedian’ for the BBC and ‘How To Steal An Identity’ for Channel 4 – for which he was BAFTA shortlisted.
“Wonderful…note perfect” – **** Three Weeks
“Had the room creased up with laughter” – **** The Scotsman
“Genuinely original and funny” – The Times
“Hilarious… clever wit… razor sharp” – The Standard
“Wildy talented” – Chortle
“One of the best on the circuit… a Welsh Seinfeld” – The Guardian
Click here to read more about Bennett Arron.