Shazia Mirza

Shazia Mirza

Stand-up comedienne Shazia Mirza will be in The Forge at The Anvil on Saturday 17 February at 8pm. Shazia’s latest show goes straight to the heart of the matter and deals with Fun! From a strict upbringing by her Pakistani parents, we see how Shazia has travelled through life learning how to have fun. Learn about her first ever pop concert, her invitation to Buckingham Palace where she met the Queen and Prince Philip and her love of Primark shopping.

Shazia began stand-up comedy in 2001 and since then has shot up the ladder picking up along the way Hackney Empire Best New Act at the London Comedy Festival 2001 and Metro’s People’s Choice Best Comic Award at London Comedy Fest 2002. Internationally, she has performed widely with sell out shows in Paris, San Francisco, New York, two sell out tours of Sweden and appearances at Arosa Comedy Festival Italy, Halifax Comedy Festival Canada and Winnipeg Comedy Festival Canada.

TV in the UK includes Have I Got News For You (BBC), Joan Bakewells’ Taboo (BBC), Richard & Judy (Ch4) and Mind Games (BBC).

Region: All
Start Date: 17/02/2007
End Date:
Start Time: 20:00
Venue: The Anvil
Venue Address: Churchill Way, Basingstoke, Hampshire
Website: http://www.theanvil.org.uk
Press Tickets: Not Specified
Sponsorship: Not Specified
 
Press Tickets:
Name: Andrea Bath