Comedy Night Fundraiser

Stand up  for The Loss Foundation
Annual event


Back by popular demand and sure to be a sell-out, the funniest night of the year is back!

Stand Up for The Loss Foundation, the comedy night of the year, is back by popular demand for the 8th year. Hosted at the Union Chapel, in Islington, London on Friday 28th July 2023, a brilliant comedy night awaits you and raises much needed funds to support a vital charity in the process. Once again, we have an all-star line-up to make you belly-laugh as well as a few surprises.


We have the very funny Tom Deacon, one of the hottest young comedians and presenters on the circuit. He has made us roar with laughter year after year and this performance will be no exception!


The master in intelligent, no-frills stand-up Dara Ó Briain!

The comedy genius Paul Foot!

The quick, witty and relevant Suzi Ruffell!

The charismatic and relatable Michelle Shaughnessy!

Imaginative, mischievous, and yet gleefully authentic Tom Ward!

The rising star Jack Skipper!

The frank, funny, and unapologetic Abigoliah Schamaun!


More acts to be confirmed!!!


General Admission Tickets £25.00

Student/NHS worker discounted tickets are £20 (ID needed at the door for entry). Please note there are limited discount tickets available.

Doors open from 6:30pm.

Note: Acts are subject to change.


Our host, Mr Tom Deacon
We are immensely lucky to have the very funny Tom Deacon as the Host of our annual comedy event. He has made us roar with laughter year after year. Not only is he very witty, but he’s also one of the nicest people we’ve ever worked with, so we consider him part of our TLF family now!

The Event

Launched in 2015, Stand up for The Loss Foundation, has recruited incredible line-ups of the country’s best comedic talent. The event has been praised as the comedy night of the year and also been Time Out’s recommended event.


We have been so fortunate to have the best acts in the U.K. performing at our comedy night, including:

Romesh Ranganathan, Nish Kumar, James Acaster, Sara Pascoe, Joel Dommett, Luisa Omielan, Phil Wang, Evelyn Mok, Jen Brister, Hal Cruttenden, Nick Helm, Stefano Paolini, Lauren Pattinson,  Vikki Stone, Josh Widdicombe, Ava Vidal, Pete Firman, Joe Wilkinson, Ed Gamble, Paul Sinha, Dana Alexander, Felicity Ward, Stewart Lee, Andy Parsons, Kerry Godliman, Lucy Porter, Danny Bhoy, Tony Law, Steve Bugeja, Luke Toulson, Loyiso Gola, Steff Todd, Sarah Callaghan, Aisling Bea, Shaun Keaveny, and Doc Brown.


Quotes from previous participants and attendees:

“What an incredible night of comedy The Loss Foundation put on last night. I’ve seen sloppier attempts at the Apollo.”

“Congratulations on putting together what was a fantastic evening! It couldn’t have been bettered in any way.”

“I just wanted to say a massive congratulations for last night… I’ve been to a lot of comedy but I think that was the best comedy gig I’ve ever been to.”

Aisling Bea, performer on the night;
“What a fantastic achievement, well done and what a lovely gig and backstage you ran.”

Tom Deacon, MC for the night
“It’s a bloody pleasure to be part of the night”.

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