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Comedy at Turtle with Headliner Nabil Abdul Rashid

Stand Up Comedy in Reading is back. Mates Rates Comedy is proud to present Comedy @ Turtle with Headliner Nabil Abdul Rashid.

Mates Rates Comedy has teamed up with The Purple Turtle to bring you the best acts from the UK comedy scene. 

We will have TV names, up and coming circuit comics and as always, you will be guided along by our trusty MC Carl Richard.

The show takes place at The Purple Turtle on Friday 20 August between 7:30pm-9:30pm (doors open 7:00pm).

In line with social distancing tickets will be available in tables of up to 6 people.

Early Bird - £12.50
Standard - £15.00


Nabil Abdul Rashid

Nabil recently competed in the 2020 series of Britain’s Got Talent, enjoying a triumphant run to the competition’s final, drawing praise from the show’s judges for his hilarious and uncompromising brand of stand-up comedy. Awarding Nabil the coveted ‘Golden Buzzer’ in the first round of the competition, Alesha Dixon praised his “edgy, charismatic” style while David Walliams described both his performance and writing as “perfect”.

"A fresh comic voice… unapologetically funny" The Sunday Telegraph



El Baldiniho

"Does one of the funniest jokes I’ve ever seen"Rich Hall, Comedian.



Kathryn Mather

“Kathryn is one of those new comedians that makes you want to quit she’s so prodigious. She’s a brilliant and unique voice.”– Kiri Pritchard-McLean

“Very funny with a distinctive comic voice” – Nish Kumar


Guidence around social distancing will be provided closer to the event.

Lineup subject to change.