Corpus Playroom
Mon 20 May

Ken Cheng Does Some Stand-up

Ken Cheng

Content warning [May contain spoilers]

Star of BBC Radio 4’s Chinese Comedian and E4’s The Hangover Games, Ken Cheng returns to Cambridge with a preview of his next Edinburgh show “To All the Racists I've Blocked Before”.

Using racism he’s received from Twitter trolls as a jumping-off point, Ken explores racism in all its forms from the unique position of a British-born Chinese, ex-Cambridge mathematician dropout and professional poker player.

Accolades include:

BBC Radio 4’s The Now Show
Comedy Central at the Comedy Store
Dave Joke of the Fringe 2017 winner
Amused Moose Best Show Nominee 2018
One of The Guardian’s Best Edinburgh Shows 2018





The Corpus Playroom is owned by Corpus Christi College, and managed by the University of Cambridge through the ADC Theatre. The College drama society, the Fletcher Players, are the resident company.

The L-shaped studio is Cambridge's primary fringe space, showcasing a variety of productions, with an emphasis on new writing. Seasons are programmed simultaneously with the ADC Theatre.

Please note: This venue is not wheelchair accessible. 


Corpus Playroom
10 St Edward's Passage
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