Afternoon events, Comedy, free events

8 events

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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 26 Oct

Free / 0131 558 7272

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 0131 558 7272

Sun 9 Nov

Free / 0131 558 7272

The Casebook of Max and Ivan

Sketch show from comedians Max and Ivan, exploring the boys' previous careers as low-rent private detectives.

Pleasance Theatre, London N7

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 020 7609 1800

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

Hijack Open Mic

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

Salisbury Arts Centre

Thu 30 Oct

Free / 01722 321744

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

Waterstones, Yeovil

Thu 30 Oct

Free / 01935 479832

WHSmith, Manchester

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 0161 834 8300

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Planning The Arts Award

A Creative session with Improvisation and Comedy performer Lucy Fennell, plus interactive planning session for all levels of the award.

Gulbenkian, Canterbury

Wed 29 Oct

Free / 01227 769075

The King's Arms, Salford

Tue 11 Nov

Free / 0161 832 3605

An open mic comedy night featuring new and established comedians.

Zombie Science: Brain of the Dead

Discover how a Zombie brain works in this spoof lecture, presented by a Theoretical Zombiologist, featuring interactive demonstrations and a multi-media presentation. This is the science you need to survive the inevitable Zombie apocalypse. Supported by the Wellcome Trust and University of Glasgow.

Student Centre, Dundee

Sat 15 Nov

Free / 0141 258 2564

Part of Dundee Science Festival.