Spotlight on; Lewis Schaffer

Lewis Schaffer Derby Comedy Festival 2015

Thu 4 Jun 2015

Today's Spotlight on is a unique one as it is the only stand up event taking place at the festival that is completely free! That's right you don't have to pay for a night of great comedy*!

Lewis Schaffer is an American comedian who moved to London in 2000 after a short break saw him find love in the capital. Ever since he has been based in London and he currently hosts his own weekly radio show on Resonance FM 104.4FM in London entitled "Nunhead American Radio with Lewis Schaffer".

Lewis also has has two solo stand-up comedy shows in London, "Lewis Schaffer is Free until Famous" and "Lewis Schaffer: American in London". He was the first comic to tour a free admission show in theatres and art centres across the United Kingdom, Lewis Schaffer is Free until Famous will be coming to the Guildhall Theatre as part of the festival.

Although the event is free, it is ticketed so make sure to get your tickets in advance to avoid disappointment! 


*although he does ask for donations at the end of the show.