Meet our team

Gordana Micic comedian producer

Gordana Micic

Director, MBA MEng CEng MIET MAPM

Founder of Groovie Comedy (former Balkan Comedy Bubble) is scientist, engineer, executive producer, dancer/actor/model, presenter, managing consultant. Hosts international & professional events in business, academia and entertainment. With abundance of wittiness and physicality, playfully introduces music, body movement & dance metaphors to reframe & facilitate positive changes. Trained in methods of accelerated transformational change & develops high performing teams in business. Languages: English, French & Slavonic languages.

thomas w kelly comedian producer drag queen

Thomas W Kelly

Executive Producer, Co-Founder, BA

Thomas has been a resident host, producer and drag queen (AKA Dark Sugar) of Groovie Comedy since Gordana founded it in 2021. As a published author he writes poetry, stand up comedy and lyrics, bringing a glamorously queer, lemon twist energy to the stage. He brings his 10 years of cabaret experience to his work as co-host on the Skits & Quibbles TV show and leadership for various projects.

Courtney Cornfield

Courtney Cornfield

Producer, Host

Courtney is a Canadian comedian, improviser and actor who leads on leads on Improfection, Groovie Comedy’s house improv team, and hosts comedy productions in Hammersmith. A headline performer in her own right, she was a member of the famous Loose Moose Theatre company for many years which was founded and directed by Keith Johnstone. In 2012, she was a Funny Women semi finalist and has since performed around London, on Skits & Quibbles TV show, corporate and advertising gigs.

vix leyton comedian

Vix Leyton

Host, Comedian

MC, discovered by Mark Watson on Twitter, Welsh comic Vix Leyton is a natural storyteller with a keen eye for observation, combining warm, whimsical charm with biting wit. Vix creates a wonderful a warm & welcoming setting.

“A rising star on the comedy circuit ” The Metro

Wes Defoe

Host, Comedian

Producer, Host, Presenter, Actor, Musician, all round great entertainer & social butterfly.

Essex-raised observational comedian, based in London and a certified “Weirdo” with a unique perspective on race, relationships and UK culture!

Duffy Connors

Host, Comedian

Winner of the Whole Lotta Comedy Comedian of the Year 2022. Our newest host for new innovative themed events.
‘He has a sharp sense of humour and a touch of zaniness to his personality’ – Jackie Hayden (Hot Press)

andy james

Andy James

Host, Comedian, Actor

Andy James (Andrew St Clair James for acting) is a Stand up comedian/ actor/podcaster and voice artist. He also runs Giggle Belly Comedy Nights. Andy has performed Comedy in the United States, Scotland and recently did the first ever open my Comedy Night in Grenada West Indies. As an actor he has worked in television, film and theatre.

Nicola Nash

Host, Comedian

Nicola Nash is a voracious storyteller, with a natural comic presence and a dark sense of humour. She produces SubFun, supporting women and queer acts, and the Still Standing podcast. She was shortlisted for the Funny Women Stage Award in 2023 and performs at the Bill Murray, Backyard Comedy Club and the Museum of Comedy. 

“Nicola is a joy to watch! A fierce and funny firecracker!” 
Laura Smyth

Andrew Dipple

Andrew Dipple

Host, Comedian

Andrew Dipple is a vibrant presence on the London comedy circuit, known for his sharp wit and relatable humor. In 2023, Andrew was a finalist in the “Comedy Tonight New Act of the Year,”Beyond the stage, Andrew has appeared on various platforms, sharing insights into his life as a comedian and his journey through the world of stand-up comedy. This includes guest spots on podcasts, radio and TV; most recently on Skits & Quibbles.

Writers & advisers for corporate work

Dr Audrey Tang

Business Author, Media Producer

Dr Audrey Tang is a writer, broadcaster and psychologist who can support your brand or organisation in a variety of ways. She Co-Produces the Skits and Quibbles TV show as owner of Wellbeing Media Studios.

Jacqueline Haigh

Jacqueline Haigh

Writer, Producer

Jacqueline Ann Haigh, a versatile writer and performer with over two decades of experience, has created acclaimed works for film, TV, stage, radio, and books, including Misadventures In Mature Dating and The Elder.

Sonia Aste

Sonia Aste

MBA, Engineer, MEng, Writer

Winner of the Whole Lotta Comedy Comedian of the Year 2022. Sonia is one of Toastmasters and established host with an incredible stage persona.
‘He has a sharp sense of humour and a touch of zaniness to his personality’ – Jackie Hayden (Hot Press)

Sean Meo

Writer, Comedian

A winner of the esteemed Time Out Comedy Award, Sean Meo is widely acknowledged as one of the best performers and writers on the UK stand up comedy circuit, who regularly headlines all over the world. He toured with Groovie Comedy across the Balkans (Nova TV) and corporate & private events.

Guest producers, filmographers & advise: Sanda Kolar, Renata Simic, Roberto Ostoni, Sandra Stojanovic, Ryan Simpson.

Writers & advisers for corporate work: Gordana Micic, Courntey Cornfield, Thomas W Kelly, Kelly Thompson.

Music & jingles: MarcJB (Lovers Nest – Groovie closing tune for Skits & Quibbles show), Livio Morosin (dance improv), Dragos Mostenescu (Groovie Grove tune).


Well known comedians we’ve booked

Short Video Moments from Live Shows

Vix Leyton
Victoria Howden
Dancde Improv – Alex & Gordie
Sonia Aste
Dr Audrey Tang

Apply to perform with us


How to apply to perform for our live shows

For all normal spots at our regular gigs:

1. Use the GigGag website or the mobile app on Google Play Store and Apple App Store.

2. Search for Groovie Comedy and apply, make sure your account info is filled out fully.

If you are a headline act with 300+ gigs experience, or an agent representing talent – please email us directly by clicking the button below.


How to apply for Skits & Quibbles

Comedians, to book a spot on our TV show:

1. One of our team needs to vouch for you by seeing you perform at a live show.

2. Apply via email by clicking the button below.

3. Be sure to include:

  • Headshot photo
  • Video of your most recent performance
  • Biography text
  • Social media links
  • List of Tuesdays you are available.

If you are a TV personality or celebrity, or an agent representing talent – please email us directly by clicking the button below.