Welcome to Karel Beer's "Laughing & Music Matters in Paris" website.
Standing up for comedy in Paris since 1995

We are proud to present some of the world's greatest stand-up comedians
and simply the best concert acts you can hear anywhere in the world.

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Here are some of the acts we have presented in Paris
over the past 21 years


Laughing Matters presented from Lewisham SE13
as seen on numerous TV shows
and heard on just about every BBC Radio 4 broadcast
the delectably quirkee
Sara Pascoe

Saturday 11 February 2017
La Chapelle des Lombards
19, rue de Lapppe 75011 Paris

“I missed a great gig apparently”

"She was excellent, from start to finish.  Not one false note.  
Hope we gave her a very warm welcome.  Thanks Karel, top stuff."

“Sara was wonderful. I am so pleased for her and for you. One of the best ever.”

“Well done Karel - fantastic night.
Thanks again for all you do for us comedy lovers,”

“Thanks for such an enjoyable show, Karel. Sara P was great. Huge fun and wonderfully intelligent.”

“It was a indeed an enjoyable evening for all and sundry."

"Thank you! It was an excellent show"

"We had a fantastic evening and Sara was fabulous from start to finish!"

Thank you so much Karel-! 
I am ccing in John Robins and Tiffany Stevenson (whose show Seven was inspired by Paris) in case you could have them over to the gig some time! I've raved to them about how lovely it is! 

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Sara the author

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And here are those who ensured that
Laughing Mattered in 2016
Karel thanks them all as well as
one of the world's best comedy audiences
and two great venues La Java and La Chapelle des Lombards

Karel Beer's Informer Times CD
40 years in the making

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