The Deli Comedy Festival is a month-long season of previews of some of the best comedy that will be appearing at this year’s Edinburgh Festival and beyond. Whether it is the latest material from those names we know and love, or discovering the new generation of comics breaking through, this exciting new festival will bring an explosive burst of cutting edge comedy to audiences across London.


JAYDE ADAMS: The Divine Ms Jayde (Work in Progress)

Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer nominee 2016. Comedian Jayde Adams is going full diva with glorious gowns, acerbic charm and show-stopping music by Olivier Award winner Richard ‘Jerry Springer: The Opera’ Thomas. Directed by Matt Peover.

The (Scottish) Sun's Best Female Comedian winner 2017, The (Scottish) Sun's Best Show of Edinburgh Fringe winner 2017, Chortle Best Newcomer nominee 2017.

'Fearless' **** (Independent).

'Unmissable' ***** (

'Highly original' ***** (ThreeWeeks).

'A phenomenal talent. Genius' ***** (

'Outrageous' (Guardian).

'Jayde Adams is the third funniest woman in the world. Fact' (Dawn French).

LOLLY ADEFOPE: Lolly 3 (Work in Progress)

The hotly-anticipated new show from the multi-award-winning character comedian and star of Taskmaster (Dave), Loaded (Channel 4), Miracle Workers (TBS USA) and Damned (Channel 4). The Observers Rising Star 2017, Lolly is 'nothing short of outstanding' ★★★★★ (

'I never wanted this show to end' ★★★★★ (ThreeWeeks).

'One of the best character comedians around' ★★★★ (

'She has found her comic voice and something to say. Bound for much bigger things' ★★★★ (

★★★★★ (Mirror).

★★★★★ (Evening Standard).

★★★★ (Time Out).

★★★★ (


*Line-ups are subject to change without notice