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Al Murray: One Man, One Guvnor

A brand new show from everyone's favourite bigoted landlord, Al Murray, star of Happy Hour. Please only cheer at the irony and stay in your house if you actually hate the French.

Alban Arena, St Albans

Thu 9 Oct

£25.50 / 01727 844488

  • 19:30

Mon 24 Nov

£25.50 / 01727 844488

  • 19:30

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Wed 19 Nov

£25.50 / 01256 844244

  • 19:30

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Tue 25 Nov

£26.50

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…and at 54 other places

Aatif Nawaz: Muslims Do it Five Times a Day

Social and cultural observations from the British-Pakistani stand-up.

Leicester Square Theatre, London WC2H

Sat 27 Sep

£10 / 0844 873 3433

  • 21:00 – 22:00

Sat 4 Oct

£10 / 0844 873 3433

  • 21:00 – 22:30

Sat 25 Oct

£10 / 0844 873 3433

  • 21:00 – 22:00

Sat 8 Nov

£10 / 0844 873 3433

  • 21:00 – 22:00

The Admirable Crichton

J M Barrie's comic play about an aristocratic family and their servants stranded on a dessert island and forced to rethink the social order.

Pitlochry Festival Theatre

Sat 27 Sep

£15–£32.50 / 01796 484626

  • 20:00

Fri 3 Oct

£15–£32.50 / 01796 484626

  • 20:00

Thu 9 Oct

£15–£32.50 / 01796 484626

  • 20:00

Wed 15 Oct

£15–£32.50 / 01796 484626

  • 20:00

Ahmed Ahmed: Ahmedica

The Egyptian-American comedian offers his thoughts and opinions on a range of topics, including racism and his attempts at dating whilst in his forties.

Soho Theatre, London W1D

Tue 14 Oct

Downstairs

£11–£19.25 / 020 7478 0100

Wed 15 Oct

Downstairs

£11–£19.25 / 020 7478 0100

Thu 16 Oct

Downstairs

£11–£19.25 / 020 7478 0100

…and 14 more dates until 1 Nov

Albert Einstein: Relativitively Speaking

Tangram Theatre presents John Hinton's upbeat musical comedy based around the discoveries and theories of the science genius Albert Einstein.

The Subscription Rooms, Stroud

Thu 20 Nov

£12 (£10) / 01453 760900

  • 19:30

10.10.10

Award-winning sketch duo Max and Ivan present ten stand-up performers to celebrate Artsdepot's 10th birthday, each performer ten minute sets.

Artsdepot, London N12

Fri 10 Oct

£10 / 020 8369 5454

  • 20:00

The 2014 UK Women In Comedy Festival Launch Night

The opening night for the second ever UK Women in Comedy festival will take place on Sat 11th October 2014 at Bangkok Bar in Manchester hosted by Janey Godley with Zoe Lyons, Kate Smurthwaite, Lesley Kershaw, Amy Vreeke, Ms B Haver and Jana Kennedy

Bangkok Bar & Restuarant, Manchester

Sat 11 Oct

£10

  • 20:00 – 23:00

A 21st Century Tea Dance

Hail back to decades gone by at this family dance, comedy and theatre event, with regular host Ida Barr.

The Albany, London SE8

Tue 4 Nov

£5 / 020 8692 4446

  • 13:00 – 15:00

2Funy Comedy Show

Tasty stand-up from Will E, plus Kane Brown and Glenda Jaxson.

Curve Theatre, Leicester

Sat 29 Nov

£15 / 0116 242 3595

  • 19:45
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300 To 1

A schoolboy re-enacts the macho homoerotic war film 300 in his bedroom with Wilfred Owen as his Homeric scribe. Presented by Panesh Prods. Directed by award-winning Gareth Armstrong and written and performed by Matt Panesh.

The Burton Taylor Studio, Oxford

Thu 2 Oct

£10 (£8) / 01865 305305

  • 19:30

39 Steps

  • Written by: Nobby Dimon (Adaptation)

Patrick Barlow's hilarious adaptation of Britain's most spell-binding thriller.

The Playhouse, Sleaford

Tue 9 Dec

£8 (£7) / 0333 666 3366

  • 19:30

Wed 10 Dec

£8 (£7) / 0333 666 3366

  • 19:30

Thu 11 Dec

£8 (£7) / 0333 666 3366

  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 13 Dec

The 39 Steps

  • Written by: John Buchan

A fast-paced whodunit full of laughter based on the famous novel by John Buchan.

Attfield Theatre, Oswestry

Mon 1 Dec

Phone for prices / 01691 680222

  • 19:45

Tue 2 Dec

Phone for prices / 01691 680222

  • 19:45

Wed 3 Dec

Phone for prices / 01691 680222

  • 19:45
…and 3 more dates until 6 Dec

99 Club Leicester Square

Regular stand-up comedy.

Storm, London WC2H

Tue 23 Sep

£8 adv; £20 inc burger / 07760 488119

Stand-up comedy club with Joe Lycett as seen on 8 out of 10 Cats, Celebrity Juice and more. Alistair Green as seen on Channel 4's Comedy Blaps and Game Face.

  • 20:30 – 22:30

Wed 24 Sep

£8 adv; £20 inc burger; £25 inc meal / 07760 488119

The 99 Club is the Critics' choice for comedy. Comedians include Nathan Caton a star of Paramount Comedy's The Nathan Caton Show and more. Harriet Kemsley Funny's Funny winner, Brighton New Act winner and more with Josh Howie as seen on The World Stands Up Paramount and more.

  • 20:30 – 22:30

Thu 25 Sep

£9 adv; £20 inc burger; £25 inc meal / 07760 488119

The 99 Club is the Critics' choice for comedy. Joe Lycett from 8 out of 10 Cats, Celebrity Juice and more, Carly Smallman as seen on The Rob Brydon Show, Secret Interview and more and Bob Mills the writer of Bafta award-winning C4 show Shameless and ITV Northern Lights.

  • 20:30 – 22:30
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The Queen's Head, London W1D

Sun 28 Sep

£12 adv / 020 7437 1540

Stand-up comedy from Shoreditch Radio's Luke Benson and Ivo Graham who has recently appeared on BBC3's Edinburgh Festival Live.

  • 20:30

Abigail’s Party

  • Directed by: Suba Das
  • Written by: Mike Leigh

It's 1977. Beverly, former beautician and devout Tom Jones fan, is throwing a little party for her neighbours: newlyweds Tony and Angela, and divorcee Sue…

Curve Theatre, Leicester

Fri 17 Oct

£10 Preview; £20; £10 Preview; £18; £18; £20 ( £17.05; £17.05; £15.50; £15.50; £15.50; £15.50; £17.05; £17.05; Children £10 under 16s… / 0116 242 3595

  • 19:45

Sat 18 Oct

£10 Preview; £20; £10 Preview; £18; £18; £20 ( £17.05; £17.05; £15.50; £15.50; £15.50; £15.50; £17.05; £17.05; Children £10 under 16s… / 0116 242 3595

  • 14:30
  • 19:45

Mon 20 Oct

£10 Preview; £20; £10 Preview; £18; £18; £20 ( £17.05; £17.05; £15.50; £15.50; £15.50; £15.50; £17.05; £17.05; Children £10 under 16s… / 0116 242 3595

  • 19:45
…and 17 more dates until 8 Nov

The Drayton Arms Theatre, London SW5

Mon 13 Oct

£10 / 020 7835 2301

New material performed by Absolutely Improv-able along with stand-up from laid back and nerdy up-and-comer Phil Wang.

  • 20:00

Mon 10 Nov

£10 / 020 7835 2301

Improv group Absolutely Improv-able present their latest performance and stand-up from confident, laid back and nerdy Phil Wang, presenting his new show called Mellow Yellow.

  • 20:00

Absurd Person Singular: Southampton University Players

Alan Ayckbourn's masterpiece of farce about three wildly incompatible couples as they gather in three kitchens over three consecutive Christmas Eves.

Nuffield Theatre, Southampton

Tue 20 Jan 2015

£13 (£10) / 023 8067 1771

  • 19:30

Wed 21 Jan 2015

£13 (£10) / 023 8067 1771

  • 19:30

Thu 22 Jan 2015

£13 (£10) / 023 8067 1771

  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 24 Jan 2015

Adam Buxton

A light-hearted look at the internet and digital life from the acclaimed stand-up.

The Invisible Dot Ltd, London N1

Sat 6 Dec

£20 (£18) / 020 7424 8918

  • 19:45 – 22:30

Union Chapel, London N1

Sat 6 Dec

£20.25–£22.50 / 020 7226 1686

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Adam Buxton: BUG: XL Recordings Special

BUG regular host Adam Buxton presents a showcase of the past 25 years of the highly-respected British independent label's diverse roster of artists, among them The Prodigy, White Stripes, Radiohead, Basement Jaxx, Dizzee Rascal, and M.I.A.

Norwich Playhouse

Thu 2 Oct

£16.50 (£12) / 01603 598598

  • 20:00

The Addams Family: Knowle Musical Society

  • Written by: Rick Elise

Family comedy written by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elise. Morticia and Gomez Addams want to continue living amongst death, pain and suffering as they always have. But there is a change in their plans as their beloved Wednesday, the ultimate princess of darkness, falls in love with a smart young man from a respectable…

Solihull Arts Complex

Mon 9 Mar 2015

£10–£16 / 0121 704 6962

  • 19:30

Tue 10 Mar 2015

£10–£16 / 0121 704 6962

  • 19:30

Wed 11 Mar 2015

£10–£16 / 0121 704 6962

  • 19:30
…and 3 more dates until 14 Mar 2015

Adrian Knight

Demonstrating his unique ability to control the human mind and showcasing brand new material from his upcoming sky comedy hypnosis television series, this is a show not to be missed.

Strule Arts Centre, Omagh

Sat 8 Nov

Auditorium

£12 / 028 8224 7831

  • 20:00

Al Murray

Al Murray makes a career out of satirising the British booze culture and in doing so he comes across as quite a larger lout. Audiences will no doubt be surprised then to learn that he originally studied history at Oxford. It was around this time that he started writing for Week Ending and Spitting Image. He toured with…

The Lowry, Salford

Sun 8 Mar 2015

£26.50 / 08432 086000

  • 19:30

Alan Bates: Comedy Hypnotist

Comedy hypnotism as brainwasher Bates swooshes volunteers to imaginary places.

Spiegeltent, Paisley

Fri 17 Oct

£10.95–£12.96

Part of Spree Festival.

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