Last Updated on Friday, 06 November 2009 11:49
Award winning, comedy duo Topping & Butch have consistently enthralled audiences worldwide with their acerbic and often incisive and satirical musical take on current affairs, life, love and celebrity gossip. They bring a sharp, wry and sexy mix of high camp and spot on stand-up to their shows creating an exciting, fast-moving experience for all.
They are just the thing to round off a party evening
Janet Street Porter In 2003, Topping & Butch began a string of shows at the Edinburgh Fringe (Take It Up The Octave, Pull Out Now, A Lot To Take In, Filth!, Afternoon Tease) as well as their own guest shows performing with some of the UKs highest regarded comedians. They have been regulars on Radio 4's Loose Ends as well as television appearances on BBC3, Channel 5 and The Paramount Comedy Channel's The World Stands Up.
The comedy duo, have written three of their own West End shows for The Soho Theatre and The Leicester Square Theatre and toured extensively across the UK and abroad (The Sydney Cracker Comedy Festival, Adelaide Feast Festival, The Melbourne International Comedy Festival, The Prague Fringe Festival, Singapore, Copenhagen and San Francisco).
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“Masters of innuendo and double entendres, they write the funniest comic songs in the business” The Scotsman
Corporate and private companies and charities usually choose Topping & Butch to create a surprise 'splash' as evening entertainment - their striking image is complimented with stunning voices and a witty and up-to-the-minute topical script and a disarmingly joyous rapport with guests, and is guaranteed to be talked about long after the event.
Topping & Butch will work closely with clients to ensure that their presentation reflects the ethos of the organisation. Whteher for an Awards Dinner, a Summer or Christmas Party, or another Company celebration the talented duo will work on a programme of stand-up comedy combined with satirical musical pieces that are sure to lend the event a unique and bespoke feel along with providing an exceptionally entertaining experience for all guests.
The duo have been known to wear outrageous costumes to add a certain ‘zest’ to their performance, but are equally comfortable in formal black-tie making them the ideal choice for any type of event.
“If you need an act that is both topical and highly amusing look no further than Topping & Butch, whilst I was a bit nervous when I saw their leather dress code, my fears were soon allayed once they got on stage. These guys are true professionals.” Stephen Beresford, Toshiba