Athena Kugblenu performs stand-up comedy.

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A BBC New Comedy Award 2015 finalist

“…authentic, observational comedy presented beautifully…pleasingly original” –Broadway Baby, ****

“Athena is like a breath of fresh air”– Funny Women

“An intelligent set that managed to be both easily accessible and playful and still say something serious”–Bruce Dessau

“..socially astute…savvy observations…”–Steve Bennett

“instantly likeable…the crowd laughs throughout” – Arts Award Voice, *****

“A politically-aware standup and writer…conscious, confident and cool”–The Stand Up Picture Show, Bristol

“Confident on stage, charismatic…original ideas too. She is rapidly on the rise”–Comedy CV

“She had me laughing out loud…stinging and very witty. She’ll quickly be a headline act” –Cheeky Monkey Comedy Club, Birmingham