And the LDN-based events the ThisWeek team is tipping today are…
COMEDY: Comedy Carnival w/ Ben Norris + Jarred Christmas + Pete Jonas | Bar Rumba | 9 Aug
Buoyant Aussie comics Pete Jonas and Jarred Christmas, and Christmas’ ‘Mock The Week’ bezzie, the splendid Ben Norris, are the main attractions at tonight’s Leicester Sq-sited Comedy Carnival, which is ring-led by a mystery MC. Details and tickets here.
DANCE/CIRCUS: Funk Da Cirque – Soul Trip | Roundhouse | 9 Aug (pictured)
Rock-steady street dance/acrobatics crew Funk Da Cirque, whose super-young cast are all aged 11-25, mix it up at the Roundhouse with a soulful show made up of b-boying, body percussion, waakin, boogaloo and even a human pyramid, damn it. Details and tickets here.
MUSIC: Sink The Pink presents… Gloria’s | XOYO, Room 2 | 9 Aug
A five-week residential link-up between London nightspot XOYO and LGBT party clique Sink The Pink, Gloria’s is a crossover of on-point DJing by the likes of Seb Chew, Severino, Lemmy Ashton and Jonjo and ‘anything-goes’-type vibes. Details and tickets here.