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Club Fandango Comedy Night

Comedy club night with three of best comedians from the UK comedy circuit with special offers on the night.

Annabel's Cabaret & Discotheque, Plymouth

Thu 11 Dec

£10; £8 adv / 01752 260555

The Saturday Show

Saturday night in Glasgow, and The Stand has crammed some more top acts onto a stage for you. Get in early, as it sells out every time.

The Stand, Glasgow

Sat 29 Nov

£15 / 0844 335 8879

With Mick Ferry, Steve Shanyaski and hosted by Raymond Mearns.

Sat 6 Dec

£15 / 0844 335 8879

With Fred MacAulay, Tommy Rawson, Jay Lafferty and hosted by Billy Kirkwood.

Sat 13 Dec

£15 / 0844 335 8879

With Bruce Morton, Jarlath Regan, Jonny Pelham and hosted by Bruce Devlin.

An Evening with Pam Ayres

A cosy evening of poetry, stories and incredible wit from the lady herself.

Dorking Halls

Sat 29 Nov

£23.50; £21.50 / 01306 881717

Electric Palace Bridport

Mon 30 Mar 2015

£24.50; £22.50 adv / 01308 428 354

Hertford Theatre

Thu 16 Apr 2015

£22.50 / 01992 531500

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The Beehive Comedy Club

Ben Verth presents a weekend packed full of top local and visiting comedians to tickle your funny bone in an entirely appropriate way.

Beehive Inn, Edinburgh

Fri 28 Nov

£9 / 0131 225 7171

Sat 29 Nov

£9 / 0131 225 7171

Fri 5 Dec

£9 / 0131 225 7171

…and 15 more dates until 31 Jan 2015 back to top

The Friday Show

Fridays are awesome. So is comedy. The Stand has considered both these things.

The Stand, Glasgow

Fri 28 Nov

£12 (£10; Members £6) / 0844 335 8879

With Mick Ferry, Steve Shanyaski, Chris Henry and hosted by Raymond Mearns.

Fri 5 Dec

£12 (£10; Members £6) / 0844 335 8879

With Fred MacAulay, Tommy Rawson, Jay Lafferty and hosted by Billy Kirkwood.

Fri 12 Dec

£12 (£10; Members £6) / 0844 335 8879

With Bruce Morton, Jarlath Regan, Jonny Pelham and hosted by Bruce Devlin.

Scouse Of The Antarctic

The Royal Court Christmas show is back and this time it's cooler than ever! A Russian and US submarine race to the North Pole to claim mineral rights. The last thing they expect to find when they get there is a scouser with a bobble hat on!

Royal Court Liverpool

Mon 24 Nov

£13–£23 / 0151 709 4321

Tue 25 Nov

£13–£23 / 0151 709 4321

Wed 26 Nov

£13–£23 / 0151 709 4321

…and 45 more dates until 17 Jan 2015

The Thursday Show

Kick off those brogues and start your weekend early, you cheeky scamps, with a full-on comedy bonanza at the Stand.

The Stand, Glasgow

Thu 27 Nov

£10 (£7; Members £5) / 0844 335 8879

With Mick Ferry, Steve Shanyaski, Chris Henry and hosted by Raymond Mearns.

Thu 4 Dec

£10 (£7; Members £5) / 0844 335 8879

With Fred MacAulay, Tommy Rawson, Jay Lafferty and hosted by Billy Kirkwood.

Thu 11 Dec

£10 (£7; Members £5) / 0844 335 8879

With Bruce Morton, Jarlath Regan, Jonny Pelham and hosted by Bruce Devlin.

Hemingford Arms, London N1

Tue 25 Nov

Free / 020 7607 3303

Free live stand-up comedy hits Caledonian Road

The Big Show

An evening of cabaret.

Wild Cabaret & Wicked Lounge, Glasgow

Fri 28 Nov

Free to all dining guests / 0141 552 6165

Sat 29 Nov

Free to all dining guests / 0141 552 6165

Fri 5 Dec

Free to all dining guests / 0141 552 6165

…and 7 more dates until 27 Dec back to top

One Man Breaking Bad

  • 3 stars

One man. Sixty minutes. Sixty episodes. Shedloads of knowledge. Miles Allen brings TV smash Breaking Bad to life, all by himself.

City Varieties Music Hall, Leeds

Thu 19 Mar 2015

£19.10 / 0113 243 0808

Gala, Durham

Mon 16 Mar 2015

£18.50 / 0191 332 4041

The Hexagon, Reading

Sat 21 Mar 2015

£20.50 / 0118 960 6060

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The Holy, Holy Bus

  • Written by: Pearse Elliott

Brassneck Theatre Company presents a bittersweet comedy about love, happiness, disappointment and faith about a pilgrimage that leaves a West Belfast parish once a year to tour the holy sites of Ireland.

Strule Arts Centre, Omagh

Thu 27 Nov

£12 / 028 8224 7831

Jim Davidson

  • 3 stars

More controversial stand-up from the x-rated comic and inexplicable winner of 2014's CBB.

Capitol, Horsham

Tue 25 Nov

£23.50 (£21.50) / 01403 750 220

Cheltenham Town Hall

Sun 23 Nov

£25; £23 disabled ( £23; £23) / 0844 576 2210

Circus Tavern, Purfleet

Sat 29 Nov

Times to be confirmed / £25 / 01708 863838

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Glasgow Gong Show

Anyone at all can take to the stage tonight and see if they can go the full five minutes against the vicious red cards given to the audience. A light-hearted night of fun and a chance to try out new material. Hosted by Graham Mackie.

The State Bar, Glasgow

Sat 20 Dec

£5 / 0141 332 2159

Live At The Playhouse

A stand-up showcase featuring Andrew Lawrence, Fin Taylor, Joe Rowntree and Tom Dean.

Harlow Playhouse

Fri 6 Mar 2015

£16 / 01279 431945

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Jo Caulfield Presents … The Speakeasy

A relaxed evening featuring a diverse bill of artists (magicians, comedians, writers and more) telling true stories from the haunting to the hilarious live on stage, giving some unexpected insights into their worlds.

Scottish Storytelling Centre, Edinburgh

Tue 9 Dec

£6 / 0131 556 9579

The Play That Goes Wrong

  • Directed by: Mark Bell
  • Written by: Henry Shields

Award winning company Theatre Mischief presents a play-within-a-play about an amateur dramatic society putting on a murder mystery production.

Duchess Theatre, London WC2B

Sun 23 Nov

£25–£81.25 / 0844 482 9672

Wed 26 Nov

£25–£81.25 / 0844 482 9672

Thu 27 Nov

£25–£81.25 / 0844 482 9672

…and 197 more dates until 5 Sep 2015

Comedy Link Up

Playful, upbeat humour and razor-sharp wit from former contestant on ITV's Show Me The Funny contestant, Rudi Lickwood. Also featuring Eddie Kadi, A Dot Comedian, Kane Brown, Richard Blackwood, Axel and Slim.

The Forum, London NW5

Sun 7 Dec

£23.50–£25 / 020 7428 4099

Edinburgh Festival Fringe

The largest arts festival in the world and the greatest show on earth. Every year thousands of performers take to a multitude of stages all over Edinburgh to present shows for every taste. From big names in the world of entertainment to unknown artists looking to build their careers, the festival caters for everyone and…

Various venues, Edinburgh

Fri 7 Aug 2015

Times & prices vary / 0131 226 2000

Sat 8 Aug 2015

Times & prices vary / 0131 226 2000

Sun 9 Aug 2015

Times & prices vary / 0131 226 2000

…and 22 more dates until 31 Aug 2015

Katherine Ryan: Glam Role Model

  • 4 stars

Witty jokes and pop culture observations from the Canadian stand-up and TV star.

53 Degrees, Preston

Fri 12 Dec

£12 / 01772 893000

Artrix, Bromsgrove

Sat 11 Apr 2015

£14.50 / 01527 577330

Fri 1 May 2015

£14.50 / 01527 577330

Artsdepot, London N12

Thu 27 Nov

Studio Theatre

£12 ( £10; Children £10 under 16s) / 020 8369 5454

Wed 8 Apr 2015

Studio Theatre

£13 / 020 8369 5454

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Chris Henry's Comedy Creche

Chris Henry provides the laughs in his weekly comedy creche which sees eight acts perfecting their craft each time.

DRAM!, Glasgow

Tue 25 Nov

Free / 0141 332 1622

Tue 2 Dec

Free / 0141 332 1622

Tue 9 Dec

Free / 0141 332 1622

…and 33 more dates until 28 Jul 2015

David Baddiel: Fame: Not The Musical

It's been a whopping 15 years since David's last stand-up show, so tonight he's exploring the different ways he's perceived: whether it's token Jew, new lad or comedy rock'n'roller.

The Hexagon, Reading

Fri 28 Nov

£22 / 0118 960 6060

JW3, London NW3

Sat 6 Dec

JW3 Howard Hall

£20 / 020 7433 8988

Theatre Royal, Newcastle upon Tyne

Mon 1 Dec

£21.75 / 0844 811 2121

Fascinating Aida: Charm Offensive

The satirical cabaret trio – Dillie Keane, Adèle Anderson and Liza Pulman – take their new show on tour.

Gala, Durham

Sat 28 Feb 2015

£20 / 0191 332 4041

Grand Opera House, Belfast

Sun 29 Mar 2015

£15.75–£27.75 / 028 9024 0411

Lyceum Theatre, Crewe

Tue 17 Feb 2015

£21 / 01270 368242

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Howard Marks: Scholar, Smuggler, Prisoner, Scribe

The author and former drug dealer shares his experiences of smuggling contraband.

Fairfield Halls, Croydon

Wed 3 Dec

Arnhem Gallery

£15 / 020 8688 9291

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