SARAH MILLICAN, the first woman to win the Best Headliner at the Chortle awards, plays The Laughter Lounge in the Róisín Dubh on Wednesday at 8.30pm.
Writer and comic Sarah performed her first stand-up gig in September 2004 and the following year was runner-up in both the Funny Women and So You Think You’re Funny awards, as well as the BBC New Comedy Awards in 2006.
She was nominated for Best Newcomer at the 2006 Chortle Awards and in 2008 her debut Edinburgh Fringe show, Sarah Millican’s Not Nice, won the best newcomer if.comedy award. The same show was nominated for the Barry Award - the top prize at the Melbourne Comedy Festival - the following April.
In 2010, she became the first female to win the Best Headliner at the Chortle awards
Support on the night comes from the brilliant Andrew Maxwell (“Ill-advised hedonism is rarely this politically well-informed or thought-provoking,” said The Scotsman ).
Tickets are available from the Róisín Dubh and Zhivago.