Greenwich Comedy Festival – Serviced Apartments in London
Looking for apartment accommodation in London for the 2011 Greenwich Comedy Festival? There are plenty of London accommodation options to choose from if you’re visiting the city, Serviced City Pads have a wide selection of serviced apartments in London to choose from so would be good place to start.
In September London’s biggest ever comedy festival returns for its 3rd year running. The show takes places in the picturesque setting of the Old Royal Naval College in Greenwich. The week-long event has seen comedy heavyweights in previous years such as Russell Howard, Jo Brand, Rich Hall and Bill Bailey. They’ve all graced the stage with pant-wetting consequences and this year’s festival promises not to disappoint either.
Entry to the actual Greenwich Comedy festival is free, with individually priced tickets for the shows. There are free comedy lounge to enjoy free shows and there will be plenty of bars and stalls to enjoy yourself in between. Other fun attractions include burlesque and silent disco. If you’ve never been to a silent disco before, be sure to get yourself down there as they are much fun and not to be missed!
Tim Minchin kicks off this year’s festival. The Australian comedian/musician first came to prominence when he won Best Newcomer at the Edinburgh Fringe in 2005. Since then he has become a familiar and popular face on British TV and the UK comedy circuit.
The 2011 line-up includes such UK comedy favourites as Omid Djalili, Micky Flanagan, Milton Jones, Sean Lock, Adam Buxton, Rich Hall, Shappi Khorsandi, Phill Jupitus, Arthur Smith, Holly Walsh and Frisky and Mannish. Many of these names and faces will be familiar to people from TV appearing on such comedy quiz shows as Mock The Week, QI, 8 out of 10 Cats, Never Mind the Buzzcocks etc. with the genre becoming increasingly popular over the last few years.
For apartment accommodation in London if you’re visiting for the Comedy Festival, a serviced apartment at Serviced City Pads would be a good option. Serviced apartments provide all the luxury and service that you would get in a hotel, but also you get all the space and comfort of having your own luxury apartment to stay in. Also the capacity of apartments can be bigger than hotel rooms so all the family/all your friends can stay in the same place rather than being spread across several different rooms. So if you’re looking for serviced accommodation in London try Serviced City Pads to see what you can find.