Comedy Debate

  • Event Start: 31st October 2019, 8:30pm
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This House Has Nothing To Fear But Fear Itself


This Halloween, it feels like there's more to fear than ever, from supernatural ghouls to the all-to-real state of current affairs.  Cast the gloom aside with our special comedy debate!


Speakers in Proposition:

  • Dane Baptiste  :  Nominated for Best Newcomer at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe;  he has starred in his own BBC series, Sunny D, since 2016
  • Chloe Jacobs  :  Stand up comic, and member of the Oxford Imps; she is one half of the comedy duo, I Slept in These Clothes


Speakers in Opposition:

  • Simon Evans  :  Host of Simon Evans Goes to Market on BBC Radio 4, and a weekly regular on Channel 4's Stand Up For The Week
  • Michael Odewale  :  Critically acclaimed young comedian;  his show, Black Bears Matter, was awarded Best New Show at Leicester Comedy Festival 2019

Prior to this debate, the Emergency Debate will be held at 7.45pm on a motion to be decided at this week's Consultative Committee