'People laugh when they hear true things, and the best stand-up comedy deals in truth and little else'

Ivor Dembina is a stand-up comedian who runs the Hampstead Comedy Club in North London, which he founded in 1994.

He was the first stand-up comedian to perform a solo comedy show at Houses of Parliament. 

Ivor's comedy focuses on his Jewish background and his politics. 

He toured his show about the Jewish-Palestinian conflict, 'This is Not a Subject For Comedy' in Israel and on the West Bank.