Headshots of the three comedians performing at Happy Mondays Comedy Club

Happy Mondays presents Comedy Club as part of Leicester Comedy Festival

On Monday 7 February, LU Arts will be hosting a Comedy Club as part of this year’s Leicester Comedy Festival.

Taking place in the Basement at Loughborough Students’ Union, the event will feature three stand-up comedians seeking to entertain staff, students and the general public. 

Hosted by Midlands-based comedian Jon Pearson, guests can look forward to an evening of laughter and jokes with the following acts: 

  • Sam Serrano – a regular name in clubs across the UK, Sam is a gender-fluid and dyspraxic comedian who has been described as ‘laugh out loud funny’ (Yorkshire Post) 

  • Sharlin Jahan – Relatively new to the world of stand up, Sharlin is also an actress and writer who shares her insights into being a short, Bangladeshi, Canadian, Muslim, female-type person in Britain. She was named a semi-finalist in the 2021 Funny Women Awards. 

  • Lauren Pattison – Lauren has previously supported the likes of Jason Manford and Katherine Ryan, with regular television appearances on shows such as Roast Battle, Takeshi’s Castle and Stand Up for Live Comedy. She is also the host of the podcast ‘Conversations Against Living Miserably’ which has been described as ‘funny, kind and thought-provoking’ by the Guardian. 

The show will commence at 7.30pm (doors open from 7.10pm) and run until approximately 8.30pm. Tickets are free for Loughborough University students and £5 to staff and the general public. Please note this event is suitable for those aged 16+. 

Book your ticket below: 

  • Student (You will need to show your valid Loughborough University student ID on the door along with your ticket) 

  • Staff/General Public 

The Leicester Comedy Festival (2-20 February 2022), is Europe’s biggest and longest-running comedy festival, featuring over 800 performances across 64 venues. More information can be found on the dedicated website