© 2016 Aaron Levene.

BIO

Aaron Levene is a likable Buddhist Jew comedian with darkly funny tales of neurosis and family, mixed with observational/self-deprecating material. He Now regularly open's gigs with paid '20s and the same promoters ask him back! He’s performed in over 600 gigs. He also has appeared in Edinburgh since 2014 doing 2 handers with Philip Simon, Andy Zapp and Si Deaves (Brighton).  In 2017 had a sell-out run at The Camden Fringe, with the best Jewish comedians in the country with his mixed bill  "Jew-O-Rama".  "Jew-O-Rama" has since had 4-star reviews (with Aaron being called the highlight of the show) and will be at the Ed Fringe in 2019.

Performed at/ Performing at:

Opened for Lee Nelson.

Krater at the Komedia.

Crack Comedy many times.

Moved from gong to open spot at The Frog and Bucket. 

Piccadilly Comedy Club multiple times. 

Backyard Comedy Club many times. 

Downstairs at The Kings Head multiple times. (Now doing weekend middles). 
Angel Comedy at the Camden Head and the Bill Murray on a Friday. 

Bearcat Comedy multiple times.

NCF/Jim Grant/ Mirth Control (paid). 

The same bill as Reginald D Hunter, Shapi etc. 

Competitions/Notable:

Finalist Jewish Comedian of the Year 2015 and 2017 (pro competition)

Bath New Act Finalist 2016

Winner Quipster Award 2016

Featured on The One Show, BBC 1 December 2014.

Finalist Cheeky Monkey New Act of the Year 2015

Winner of the Buy Him a Drink award Comedy Virgins.

Beat the Blackout and Beat the Frog numerous occasions. 

Education/ Skills:
London Driver

Courses with Mike Gunn, John Gordillo, Chris Head, Logan Murray and Kate Smurthwaite.

BA in acting from Pace University, NYC, USA

HND Television Production, Ravensbourne College of Design and Communication.

Driving, swimming. 

Russian/French accents. Basic French and Cantonese.