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Kevin Bridges: We Need to Talk About …

The Glaswegian comedian signs copies of his new book, We Need To Talk about … Kevin Bridges.

Waterstones, Yeovil

Thu 30 Oct

Free / 01935 479832

WHSmith, North West England

Fri 19 Dec

Free / 0151 707 6606

Billy Smart's Circus

This all human performance includes a trapeze act, acrobats, jugglers, aerialists and a fire tricks, all soundtracked by a live band.

Ealing Common, London W5

Sun 26 Oct

£8 / 0844 4155 228

Improvisation for Life Weekend Course

Learn the art of imrov from Paul Z Jackson, president of the Applied Improvisation Network. Presented by the Comedy Store Players.

The Poor School, London N1

Sat 25 Oct

£180 (£160) / 02078 376030

Sun 26 Oct

£180 (£160) / 02078 376030

Beauty And The Beast

A musical romance based on the timeless tale or a village girl who meets a bewitched prince and whose love is the only thing that can change him back to his true form.

Festival Drayton Centre, Market Drayton

Sat 6 Dec

£8.50 (Children £7; £29) / 01630 654444

The Best In Stand Up

With Mick Ferry, Paul Tonkinson, Michael Fabbri and MC Sean Meo.

The Comedy Store, London SW1Y

Fri 28 Nov

£14 (£9) / 0844 871 7699

The best in stand-up comedy night with MC Rob Rouse winner of 'So You Think You're Funny?' , Geoff Norcott as seen on 8 out of 10 Cats, Alun Cochrane, Steve Gribbin plus a special guest plus an open spot.

Sat 29 Nov

£19 (£14) / 0844 871 7699

The best in stand-up comedy night with MC Rob Rouse winner of 'So You Think You're Funny?' , Geoff Norcott as seen on 8 out of 10 Cats, Alun Cochrane, Steve Gribbin plus a special guest plus an open spot.

Sat 6 Dec

£19 (£14) / 0844 871 7699

Stand-up comedy performances from MC Jason Cook, Paul Thorne, Paul Tonkinson, Markus Birdman, Joe Lycett plus an open spot.

Fri 19 Dec

£19 (£14) / 0844 871 7699

The best in stand-up comedy night with internationally acclaimed Gordon Southern, Jo Caulfield who is very popular on the UK circuit and Nathan Caton as seen on The Nathan Caton Show plus a special guest plus an open spot.

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The Best In Stand Up

Exactly what it says on the tin – The Comedy Store presents its best stand ups.

The Comedy Store, London SW1Y

Fri 28 Nov

£14 (£9) / 0844 871 7699

The best in stand-up comedy night with MC Rob Rouse winner of 'So You Think You're Funny?' , Geoff Norcott as seen on 8 out of 10 Cats, Alun Cochrane, Steve Gribbin plus a special guest plus an open spot.

Sat 29 Nov

£19 (£14) / 0844 871 7699

The best in stand-up comedy night with MC Rob Rouse winner of 'So You Think You're Funny?' , Geoff Norcott as seen on 8 out of 10 Cats, Alun Cochrane, Steve Gribbin plus a special guest plus an open spot.

Sat 6 Dec

£19 (£14) / 0844 871 7699

Stand-up comedy performances from MC Jason Cook, Paul Thorne, Paul Tonkinson, Markus Birdman, Joe Lycett plus an open spot.

Fri 19 Dec

£19 (£14) / 0844 871 7699

The best in stand-up comedy night with internationally acclaimed Gordon Southern, Jo Caulfield who is very popular on the UK circuit and Nathan Caton as seen on The Nathan Caton Show plus a special guest plus an open spot.

The Church

DJs spin pop, dance and house.

The Coronet, London SE1

Sun 2 Nov

£12 adv / 020 7701 1500

This year's Halloween party hosted by The Church features performances from comedians and a playlist of classic tunes.

Comedy Club 4 Kids

  • 4 stars

Top comedians play to the toughest crowd: kids. 'And' they have to keep it clean. Ages 6+ 'A highlight for children… giving them a taste of some of the biggest names in comedy… with the fun, rowdy feel of a real comedy club.' – The Guardian

Theatre Royal, Bath

Mon 27 Oct

£7.50 (Children £6.50; £6.50) / 01225 448844

The Apex, Bury St Edmunds

Sun 16 Nov

£50 / 01284 758000

Crompton’s Mule

Musical comedy and monologues from Geoff Morley and Phil Mullarkey.

Under Ground Theatre, Below Eastbourne Central Library

Sat 8 Nov

Free / 01323 737677

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The Erskine Ladies' Lunch

A 'snow belles' themed winter party, featuring a cocktail reception, three course lunch, wine and coffee, plus entertainment from Edward Reid, Andrew Merry and Nicola Cassells.

29 Private Members Club, Glasgow

Sun 23 Nov

£65 / 0141 225 5610

Fawlty Towers Lunch Party

Four actors from the Moonstone Theatre Company play the classic TV characters of Basil, Manuel, Sybil and Polly in an interactive comedy, theatre and dining experience.

Theatre Royal, Bath

Tue 20 Jan 2015

1805 Rooms

£28 inc meal / 01225 448844

Funny Women Advanced Comedy Workshop

An opportunity to hone your skills of performance ready for the stage.

Leicester Square Theatre, London WC2H

Sat 6 Dec

£65 / 0844 873 3433

Jango Starr

Plenty of clowning around, as Jango Starr melds magic, juggling and even the odd bit of slapstick together in this family event.

Carnegie Hall, Dunfermline

Thu 6 Nov

£6.50 (£4.50; Children £4.50) / 01383 602302

Laughing Horse Comedy Course

A two-day course teaching the basics of stand-up with help from professional comedians and comedy tutors.

The Mitre, London W2

Sat 15 Nov

£99 (£89) / 020 7262 5240

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Otiz Cannelloni: History of Magic – Abridged!

  • 3 stars

Questionable magic tricks, fake illusions and not-so-sleight of hand mixed with cheeky one-liners and patter.

G Live, Guildford

Sat 14 Feb 2015

£10 (Children £8 under 16s) / 0844 770 1797

POP! A Magical Comedy Show

Award winning performer Christian Lee presents a magical world of mayhem. Featuring audience participation, bubbles, snowflakes and a giant balloon.

Lauderdale House, London N6

Sat 31 Jan 2015

£3–£4.50 / 020 8348 8716

Robin And The Sherwood Hoodies: Stamford Arts Centre Youth Theatre

  • Written by: Craig Hawes

This musical comedy is a riotous romp through the medieval mayhem of Merry England, splattered with shocks and surprises, crazy characters and comic capers.

Stamford Arts Centre

Sat 29 Nov

£6 (£5; £20) / 01780 763203

Sherlock Jr

In this silent film classic, Keaton plays a projectionist who longs to be a detective. His career gets an early start when he is framed for stealing the pocket watch of the father of the girl of his dreams.

Cinema City, Norwich

Tue 28 Oct

0871 902 5724

Kids

0871 902 5724

Sir Gideon Vein & Elena von Gotha Present: Creepy Capers

Comedy-cabaret evening with sketches, monologues, music and dance.

The Safari Lounge, Edinburgh

Wed 29 Oct

£5 (£7) / 0131 661 4741

Thu 30 Oct

£5 (£7) / 0131 661 4741

Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs

  • Directed by: r Richard Cheshire

Richard Cheshire's re-working of this magical and enchanting story, based on the ever-popular fairy tale.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Sun 11 Jan 2015

£15 (Children £11; £12; £12; £12) / 01970 623 232

Sun 18 Jan 2015

£15 (Children £11; £12; £12; £12) / 01970 623 232

Sat 24 Jan 2015

£15 (Children £11; £12; £12; £12) / 01970 623 232

Titus

  • Directed by: Lu Kemp
  • Written by: Ollie Emanuel

Lu Kemp directs Jan Sobrie's drama about a small boy who confronts some big moral dilemmas whilst sitting on his school roof. This is a Macrobert Arts Centre production.

Theatre Royal, Bath

Sat 31 Jan 2015

£7.50 (Children £6.50; £6.50) / 01225 448844

  • 11:30 Titus Theatre Royal, Bath

Voila! Festival

A week-long bilingual festival celebrating French and English theatre, featuring a series of cabaret performances, theatre productions, puppet shows and more.

The Cockpit, London NW8

Sat 1 Nov

Prices vary / 020 7258 2925

Sat 8 Nov

Prices vary / 020 7258 2925

The King's Arms, Salford

Tue 11 Nov

Free / 0161 832 3605

An open mic comedy night featuring new and established comedians.