2012 - 2008
2012

Dec 31st, Monkey Business. Chalk Farm & Kentish Town, London

Dec 24th: Monkey Business, Chalk Farm, London

 

Dec 21st: High Tease. Komedia, Bath

Elliot Mason in High Tease, Komedia, Bath. 21st December 2012

Dec 10th - Jan 6th: Played Bass for Peter Pan at the beck theatre, Hayes

 

Dec 8th: Monkey Business. Chalk Farm, London

Dec 8th: Wam Bam Club. Cafe de paris, London

 

Dec 1st: Army Base, Darlington. My most terrifying gig to date

 

Nov 26th: Uploaded Episode 3 of the elliot mason show and then had a nap

Nov 21st: Made this with the help of the lovely Mike Fordham

Nov 24th: Monkey business, Chalk Farm, London

Nov 20th: Gracie & The G Spots. Volupte, London

Nov 16th: The Burlesque Show. Crawley

Nov 10th: Burly Q. Sheffield

Nov 3rd: Monkey Business. Chalk Farm, London

 

Oct 30th: Lovely video by Mike Fordham allowing me time to fully concentrate on my remarkable method acting

Oct 29th: Made this in my bedroom with Mike fordham focusing cameras and lighting the situation.

Oct 29th: Made I play a prank on you in the garden with Mike Fordham on surveillance camera

Oct 27th: The Burlesque Show. Alban Arena, St Albans

 

Oct 26th: 100 Watt Club. Phoenix Theatre, Bordon

Elliot Mason in 100 Watt Club. Bordon. 26th October 2012

Oct 25th: The Burlesque Show. Barnstaple

Oct 20th: Monkey Business. Chalk Farm, London

 

Oct 20th: Oxjam. Matthew's Yard, Croydon

Elliot Mason at Oxjam. Matthew's Yard, Croydon. 20th October 2012

Oct 19th: The Burlesque Show. Epsom

 

Oct 18th: 2nd episode of The Elliot Mason Show literally in the bag (not literally)

Oct 13th: Voluptea. Volpute, London

Oct 11th: Downstairs at the Kings Head, London

Oct 10th: 40 winks, Bethnal green

 

Oct 3rd: Folly Mixtures. Madame Jojo's Soho

Elliot Mason in The Folly Mixtures, Madame Jojo's, Soho, London. 3rd October 2012 Elliot Mason in The Folly Mixtures, Madame Jojo's, Soho, London. 3rd October 2012

 

Oct 9th: Volpute, London

Sept 28th: La Reve. Cafe de paris, London

 

Sept 25th: Uploaded the 1st Episode of The Elliot Mason Show to Youtube after a month of technical hitches caused mainly by the fact that I don't know what I'm doing.

Sept 21st: Gin house burlesque. Volupte, London

Sept 19th: Gracie & The G spots. Volupte, London

Sept 15th: The Burlesque Show. Tewkesbury

 

Sept 9th: Malcfest

Elliot Mason at Malcfest. 9th September 2012

Sept 7th: Sacrebleu. Fairfield Halls, Croydon

Sept 2nd: Scream Lounge, Croydon

Aug 31st: High Tease. Komedia, Bath

Aug 28th: Volupte, London

Aug 26th: Queen's Head, Sandridge

Aug 24th: La Reve. Cafe De Paris, London

 

Aug 24th: Made my first podcast while bored at home with bell's palsy before abandoning it after episode 2 in favour of 'the elliot mason show' on youtube

 

Aug 17th: Up the creek, Greenwich

Aug 10th & 11th: Wilderness Festival

 

Aug 3rd & 4th: The Burlesque Show. Jersey (Notice wonky face due to onset of bell's palsy. tut)

Elliot Mason in The Burlesque Show. Jersey. 3rd August 2012

July 22nd: Amble Inn, St Albans

 

July 21st: Wam Bam Club. Cafe de paris, London

Elliot Mason at Wam Bam Club, cafe de paris, London. 21st July 2012

July 20th: La Reve. Cafe de paris, London

Elliot Mason in la reve, cafe de paris. 20th July 2012 Elliot Mason in la reve, cafe de paris. 20th July 2012 Elliot Mason in la reve, cafe de paris. 20th July 2012

July 14th: Summer Breeze Festival, Swindon

Elliot Mason at Summer Breeze Festival. 14th July 2012

July 13th: Prospero's Tavern. London Wonderground, Southbank, London

July 8th: Scream Lounge, Croydon

July 7th: Rise! Festival

July 6th: Lounge on the farm. Canterbury

June 19th: Volupte, London

 

June 17th: The Burlesque Show. Reading

Elliot Mason Backstage at The Burlesque show, Reading. 17th June 2012

June 15th: Magic Night. Madame Jojo's, Soho

June 14th: The Burlesque Show. Coventry

 

June 13th: Supported Harry Hill at Monkey Business. Sir Richard Steel Pub, Chalk Farm, London

Elliot Mason with Harry Hill at Monkey Business. 13th June 2012 Elliot Mason with Harry Hill at Monkey Business. 13th June 2012

June 1st: La Reve. Cafe de paris, London

May 30th: Volupte, London

May 26th: Monkey Business, Chalk Farm, London

 

May 19th: Wam Bam Club. Cafe de Paris, London

Elliot Mason in Wam Bam Club. cafe de paris, 19th May 2012Elliot Mason in Wam Bam Club. cafe de paris, 19th May 2012

May 15th: The Burlesque Show. Hornchurch

 

May 6th: The Burlesque Show. Cheltenham

Elliot Mason in The Burlesque Show. Cheltenham. 6th May 2012 Elliot Mason in The Burlesque Show. Cheltenham. 6th May 2012

May 5th: The Burlesque Show. Poole

May 4th: La Reve. Cafe De Paris, London

 

April 29th: Greatest show in the universe. Madame Jojo's, Soho

Elliot Mason in The Greatest Show in the Universe. Madame Jojo's. 29th April 2012

April 28th: The Burlesque Show, Bradford

Elliot Mason in The Burlesque Show. Bradford. 28th April 2012

April 27th: High Tease. Komedia, Bath

Elliot Mason in High Tease, Komedia Bath April 27th 2012

April 20th: Joined twitter and then wondered what the hell I was supposed to do on it, I'm still not entirely sure. Nice eyebrows though.

April 19th: Made another CD advert

April 14th: The Burlesque Show. Stafford

Elliot Mason in The Burlesque Show, Stafford. 14th April 2012

April 13th: The Burlesque Show. Barrow

Elliot Mason in The Burlesque Show. Barrow. 13th April 2012

April 6th: La Reve. Cafe De Paris, London

 

March 31st: The Burlesque Show. Crewe

Elliot Mason in The Burlesque Show, Crewe, 31st March 2012 Elliot Mason in The Burlesque Show, Crewe, 31st March 2012

March 30th: The Hootchy-Koo Revue. Maidstone, Kent

Elliot Mason in The Hoochie Koo Review. 30th March 2012

March 22nd: Cafe, Stoke Newington

March 20th: Amble inn, St Albans

 

March 20th: Uploaded 'Doors' to Youtube. It was the first video Mike Fordham and I made together and we spent a lot of time fiddling with it to give the subject the respect it deserves. Lovely Doors! Mmm.

March 16th: La reve. Cafe de paris, London

March 13th: Ukulele cabaret. Lincoln lounge, Kings cross, London

March 8th: Bete Noire. Madame Jojo's, Soho

Feb 26th: Greatest show in the universe. Madame Jojo's, Soho

 

Feb 25th: House of burlesque. King's theatre, Southsea

Elliot Mason in The House of Burlesque, King's Theatre, Southsea. 25th February 2012 Elliot Mason in The House of Burlesque, King's Theatre, Southsea. 25th February 2012

Feb 14th: The Burlesque Show. Swansea

Feb 10th: La Reve. Cafe De Paris, London

Feb 9th: Hairy Pretty Things. Volupte, London

Feb 3rd: Sacrebleu. Fairfield Halls, Croydon

Feb 2nd: Bete Noire. Madame Jojo's, Soho

Jan 22nd: Volupte, London

 

Jan 21st: Pranced around and made an advert for my cd

Jan 20th: La Reve. Cafe de Paris, London

Jan 14th: The Burlesque Show, Northampton

2011

Dec 12 - Jan 8th: Played bass in Aladdin at The Beck Theatre, Hayes

Dec 2nd: The Comedy Pub, Piccadilly, London

 

Nov 25th: High Tease. Komedia, Bath

Elliot Mason at High Tease. Komedia, Bath. 25th November 2011

Nov 23rd: Wine bar, Unknown location?!

Nov 20th: Greatest Show in the universe. Madame Jojo's, Soho

Nov 6th: Volupte, London

Nov 4th: The Ivy House, Nunhead

 

Nov 3rd: Launched my youtube channel with this semiautobiographical little number

Oct 23rd: Crystal Palace, London

Oct 22nd: The Comedy Pub, Piccadilly, London

Oct 22nd: Oxjam. Old Queen's Head, Islington

Oct 21st: The Burlesque Show. Scunthorpe

 

Oct 15th: Supported K*** & The Gang. Scream Lounge, Croydon. Met Mike Fordham my long suffering cameraman and all round good egg

 

Oct 13th: Bete Noire. Madame Jojo's, Soho

Oct 4th: The Burlesque Show. Cheltenham

Sept 30th: La Reve. Cafe de paris, London

Sept 29th: Bethnal Green

Sept 24th: Scream Lounge, Croydon

Sept 23rd: La Reve, Cafe de paris, London

Sept 22nd: Volupte, London

Sept 15th: Volupte, London

Sept 11th: Volupte, London

Sept 9th: The Comedy Pub. Piccadilly, London

Sept 2nd: Kitten Club. Volupte, London

Aug 25 - 28th: Shambala Festival

Aug 21st: Volupte, London

Aug 18th: Bete Noire. Madame Jojo's, Soho

Aug 14th: Fiddlers Elbow, Camden

 

Aug 7th, 9th & 11th: Tricity Vogue's Ukulele Cabaret. Three Sisters, Edinburgh Festival

Elliot Mason in Tricity Vogue's Ukulele Cabaret. Three Sisters pub, Edinburgh Festival, 8th August 2011

Aug 5th: La Reve. Cafe de paris, London

Aug 4th: Bedford

July 31st: Hairy Pretty Things. The Lowry, Salford

July 30th: Volpute. London

July 26th: Freedom Of Expression. Green Dragon, Croydon

July 24th: Hairy Pretty Things. Madame Jojo's

July 23rd: Esquires. Bedford

July 21st: Hairy Pretty things, Volupte, London

 

July 13th: The Mermaid, St Albans

Elliot Mason at The Mermaid, St Albans. 13th July 2011 Elliot Mason at The Mermaid, St Albans. 13th July 2011

July 8th: Madame Jojo's, Soho

July 7th: Bete Noire. Madame Jojo's, Soho

July 3rd: The Burlesque Show. Northampton

 

July 2nd: David Goo Variety Band Album Launch. The Rose Theatre, Kingston

Elliot Mason at David Goo Variety Band Album Launch. Rose Theatre, Kingston. 2nd July 2011 Elliot Mason at David Goo Variety Band Album Launch. Rose Theatre, Kingston. 2nd July 2011

June 13th: The Clap Trap. Camden People's Theatre. London

June 9th: Hairy pretty things. Volupte, London

 

May 29th: The Cheltenham Underground. Slak, Cheltenham

Elliot Mason at The Cheltenham Underground. Slak. Cheltenham. 29th May 2011

May 27th: La Reve. Cafe de paris, London

May 25th: Lush Life. Coach and horses, London

May 22nd: Greatest Show in the universe, Madam Jojo's, Soho

May 20th: High Tease. Hexagon, Reading

May 16th: BBC new comedian competition thing, Manchester

May 14th: Private function

April 28th: Supporting K*** & The Gang. Caroline of brunswick, Brighton

April 7th: Volupte, London

 

Feb 28th - June 25th: Depped on bass for the UK tour of Footloose 

 

Feb 25th: Volupte, London

 

Feb 15th: Moved to Ealing

 

Jan 29th: High Tease. Lowry, Salford

 

Jan 26th: The Birdcage, Norwich

The Birdcage. Norwich, 26th January 2011 The Birdcage. Norwich, 26th January 2011

2010

Dec 11th - Jan 2nd: Played Bass in 'Sleeping Beauty' at The Beck Theatre, Hayes.

Dec 2nd: Bedford

 

Nov 26th: Supported John Otway. Scream Lounge, Croydon

 

Nov 25th: Bareback at the boogaloo. London

Nov 18th: Hairy Pretty Things. Angel

Nov 13th: Last days of decadence. Shoreditch

Nov 3rd: Bedford Comedy club

Nov 1st: St Albans Town hall

 

Aug 30th: Moved to angel

 

Aug 2nd - 30th Hairy Pretty Things. Fingers Piano bar, Edinburgh Festival

Elliot Mason at Ukulele Cabaret, Three sisters, Edinburgh Festival 2010 Elliot Mason in Hairy Pretty Things. Fingers Piano Bar, Edinburgh, August 2010 Elliot Mason at Ukulele Cabaret, Three sisters, Edinburgh Festival 2010

July 13th: July 13th: Ukulele Cabaret. Lincoln Lounge, Kings Cross

Elliot Mason at The Ukulele Cabaret. Lincoln Lounge, Kings Cross. 13th July 2010

June 8th: Charity gig, Camden

June 5th: Lush Life. Coach & Horses, London

 

May 27th: Cheltenham Underground. Slak, Cheltenham

Elliot Mason at Cheltenham Underground. Slak, Cheltenham. 27th May 2010 Elliot Mason at Cheltenham Underground. Slak, Cheltenham. 27th May 2010

May 2nd: Foxfest. The Fox and firkin, Lewisham.

Elliot Mason at FoxFest. Fox & Firkin, Lewisham. 2nd May 2010 Elliot Mason at FoxFest. Fox & Firkin, Lewisham. 2nd May 2010 Elliot Mason at FoxFest. Fox & Firkin, Lewisham. 2nd May 2010

April 29th: Finished my first album 'The day they turned jif to cif'
Elliot Mason (80) smaller

 

March 26th: Made video to 'jif to cif' in hampstead with justin mason fiddling with cameras and handing over props in between raindrops.

Feb 27th: Sang a song with the marvelous david goo variety band at bush hall, shepherd's bush and had a lovely time.

2009

Dec 11th - Jan 2nd: Played bass for Cinderella. The Beck Theatre, Hayes. With Lorraine Chase

 

Nov 20th: Supported the furbelows. Cross Kings Pub, Kings Cross

Elliot Mason at The Cross Kings Pub, Kings Cross. 20th November 2009

Sept 4th: Lounge bar. Alton

 

August 17th - 22nd: Played 1st Guitar for Footloose. Gordon Craig Theatre, Stevenage

August 9th: Semi-finals of 'So you think you're funny' competition. Edinburgh Festival

July 2nd - Jan 23rd 2010: Depped on bass for the U.K. Tour of the musical 'Never Forget'

June 4th: Supported David Goo Variety Band. Dingwalls, Camden (Note eyeball gaffa taped to right knee)

Elliot Mason at Dingwalls, Camden 4th June 2009 Elliot Mason at Dingwalls, Camden 4th June 2009

April 10th: Supported David goo Variety Band. Cheltenham Underground, Fox and fiddle, Cheltenham

Elliot Mason at The Cheltenham Underground, Fox & Fiddle. 10th April 2009 Elliot Mason at The Cheltenham Underground, Fox & Fiddle. 10th April 2009

Feb 15th: Moved to Golders Green

Feb: Mau Mau, Portabello Road

Elliot Mason at Mau Mau, Portabello Road. February 2009

Jan 24th: Supported David Goo Variety Band. Borderline, London

Elliot Mason at The Borderline, London. 24th January 2009 Elliot Mason at The Borderline, London. 24th January 2009

I also played lots of other small comedy gigs this year that I didn't write down. Lazy.

2008

Dec 17th - 21st: Played bass for Cinderella. Harpenden

Nov 29th Moved to Tottenham

 

Oct 31st: Supported The Popes and the david goo variety band. St mary's old church, Stoke Newington

Oct 22nd: The Miller, London Bridge

Oct 8th: Another david goo night somewhere in london. Yeah. Specific.

Aug 31st: 2nd gig back at David Goo's night at the cross kings, kings cross

 

July 4th: Wrote the majority of 'Jif to Cif' and 'someone else' on the same day specifically to be performed live because I didn't want to play the same songs all the time. I've played those two songs at pretty much every gig since. tut.

 

June 1st: 1st ever comedy gig at David Goo's open mic night at The Cross Kings Pub in Kings Cross

 

May 27th - Oct 30th: Depped on bass for the musical 'Shout!' with Su Pollard and Claire Sweeney

2007

Oct 13th: Moved to St Albans, Hertfordshire

June 19th - Aug 25th: Played Double Bass in 'From The Hart' at the New End Theatre, Hampstead

 

May 9th: Moved off the Isle of Wight to Arlesey, Bedfordshire (The Mainland)