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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.

ASDA, Edinburgh

Thu 18 Dec

Free / 0131 669 9151

  • 13:00

Overgate, Dundee

Fri 10 Oct

Free

  • 16:30

Waterstones, London E14

Thu 16 Oct

Free / 0843 290 8209

  • 12:30

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The Death Of King Arthur

Three impish theatrical explorers delve into the legend of the Once and Future King. Created by Tom Haines (London Snorkelling Team), Simon Reade (Private Peaceful) and Ferdy Roberts (Filter Theatre).

Shoreditch Town Hall, London EC1V

Fri 31 Oct

Free / 020 7739 6176

  • 16:00

Hijack Open Mic

An open stage for young performers, from musicians to poets and comedians, to showcase their talent.

Salisbury Arts Centre

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 01722 321744

  • 17:00 – 19:00

Jeeves & Wooster in Perfect Nonsense

  • Directed by: Sean Foley
  • Written by: P G Wodehouse (book)

A new comedy based on the writings of PG Wodehouse, starring James Lance as aristocratic fool Bertie Wooster and John Gordon Sinclair as his trusted valet, Jeeves, who is called in to help his master play matchmaker in the countryside. Directed by Sean Foley.

Mayflower Theatre, Southampton

Thu 20 Nov

Free / 023 8071 1811

  • 16:15

Oscar Mike: A Day In The Life Of Someone Else: Work-In-Progress

An interactive game-theatre performance which encourages the audience to see the world through different eyes. The performance combines personal testimony, a large-scale empathy experiment and an adventure into the mind of a stranger.

Shoreditch Town Hall, London EC1V

Thu 9 Oct

Committee Rooms

Free / 020 7739 6176

  • 16:00

Fri 10 Oct

Committee Rooms

Free / 020 7739 6176

  • 16:00

Paul Merton: Only When I Laugh

Known for his intelligent and surreal humour, Paul Merton's appearances on Have I Got News For You have seen him become an artfully rebellious fixture for over 25 years. This is an evening of laughter as he takes us on an evocative journey from his working-class Fulham childhood to the present day.

Waterstones, Leadenhall Market, London EC3V

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 020 7220 7882

Book signing only.

  • 12:30 – 13:30

Stand Up Lincolnshire Showcase

A whole heap of budding stand-ups have been learning the drill with a six-week course, led by a professional. Now you can see how they've got on.

Lincoln Drill Hall

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 01522 873894

  • 14:00

Stu and Garry's Free Improv Show

Regular freestyle comedy wizards Stuart Murphy and Garry Dobson fire up the imagination with another slice of improv action.

The Stand, Edinburgh

Sun 28 Sep

Free / 0131 558 7272

  • 13:30

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 0131 558 7272

  • 13:30

Sun 12 Oct

Free / 0131 558 7272

  • 13:30
…and 4 more dates until 9 Nov

The King's Arms, Salford

Tue 11 Nov

Free / 0161 832 3605

An open mic comedy night featuring new and established comedians.

  • 12:00