Late night events, Comedy

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F-Holes

Take sketch comedy, add an orchestra, and you've pretty much got what F-Holes is all about.

Paradise Palms, Edinburgh

Thu 23 Oct

Free / 0131 225 4186

  • 21:00 – 22:30

Jim Davidson

  • 3 stars

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

Lakeside Leisure Complex, Camberley

Sat 13 Dec

£19.50 / 01252 836464

  • 21:30

Gilded Balloon Comedy at Drygate

The very best of Gilded Balloon hole up in Drygate each Friday, which means you get to indulge in craft beer and comedy – a winning combination.

Drygate Brewing Co., Glasgow

Fri 3 Oct

£15 for show only; £30 for show and two-course meal; £33 for show and three-course meal / 0141 212 8810

With Ray Bradshaw, Dan Nightingale, Edd Hedges and Fern Brady.

  • 22:00 – 00:00

Fri 10 Oct

£15 for show only; £30 for show and two-course meal; £33 for show and three-course meal / 0141 212 8810

With Scott Agnew, Mark Nelson, Pat Cahill and Ria Lina.

  • 22:00 – 00:00

Fri 17 Oct

£15 for show only; £30 for show and two-course meal; £33 for show and three-course meal / 0141 212 8810

With Mickey Dwyer, Stephen Carlin, Alfie Brown and Bec Hill.

  • 22:00 – 00:00
…and 9 more dates until 19 Dec

Jason Cook: Broken

Sharp humour and upbeat storytelling from the Geordie stand-up and writer of BBC 2 sitcom Hebburn.

Brighton Dome

Sat 18 Oct

Studio Theatre

£13 (£11) / 01273 709709

  • 21:15

Chris Ramsey: The Most Dangerous Man on Saturday Morning Television

Upbeat anecdotes, feelgood humour and witty observations inspired by being removed from the Soccer AM sofa for saying a naughty word.

Brighton Dome

Sat 25 Oct

£17.50 / 01273 709709

  • 21:30
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Just Comedy

Weekly special guests and MC Janey Godley at this new comedy night.

Wild Cabaret & Wicked Lounge, Glasgow

Thu 2 Oct

£5 (£10 with a sharing plate and drink) / 0141 552 6165

  • 21:00 – 23:00

Thu 9 Oct

£5 (£10 with a sharing plate and drink) / 0141 552 6165

  • 21:00 – 23:00

Thu 16 Oct

£5 (£10 with a sharing plate and drink) / 0141 552 6165

  • 21:00 – 23:00
…and 10 more dates until 25 Dec

Lazy Susan: Extreme Humans

Sketch duo Lazy Susan unleash a gang of characters clawing their way back from the brink.

Pleasance Theatre, London N7

Thu 6 Nov

£6 / 020 7609 1800

  • 21:00 – 22:00

Luisa Omielan: Am I Right Ladies?

  • 3 stars

The comedian with a follow-up to her What Would Beyonce Do? show.

Soho Theatre, London W1D

Wed 1 Oct

£16.50–£22 / 020 7478 0100

Thu 2 Oct

£16.50–£22 / 020 7478 0100

Fri 3 Oct

£16.50–£22 / 020 7478 0100

Sat 4 Oct

£16.50–£22 / 020 7478 0100

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 4 Oct

£15 / 0844 335 8879

With Rudi Lickwood, Paul Myrehaug and host Billy Kirkwood.

  • 21:00

Sat 11 Oct

£15 / 0844 335 8879

With Brendon Burns, Wendy Wason and host Joe Heenan.

  • 21:00

Sat 18 Oct

£15 / 0844 335 8879

With Bennett Arron, Johnny Candon, Bruce Fummey and host Bruce Devlin.

  • 21:00
…and 4 more dates until 15 Nov

Tom Neenan: The Haunting At Lopham House

  • 4 stars
  • Written by: Tom Neenan

A ghoulish comedy drama set in 1902, telling the story of a London accountant's assistant who is tasked with investigating some ghostly goings on.

Hen & Chickens, London N1

Tue 14 Oct

£9 / 020 7354 8246

Pleasance Theatre, London N7

Tue 4 Nov

£6 / 020 7609 1800

  • 21:00 – 22:00
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Alun Cochrane: (Me Neither)

  • 4 stars

The laconic Yorkshireman returns with gentle observations.

Soho Theatre, London W1D

Tue 11 Nov

£13.75–£16.50 / 020 7478 0100

Wed 12 Nov

£13.75–£16.50 / 020 7478 0100

Thu 13 Nov

£13.75–£16.50 / 020 7478 0100

…and 2 more dates until 15 Nov

Andrew O'Neill: Heavy Metal – A History

  • 4 stars

Inventive, offbeat humour and intelligent wit from the vegan, amateur occultist and member of steampunk band The Men That Will Not Be Blamed For Nothing.

Black Box, Belfast

Fri 3 Oct

£7

  • 21:30 – 23:00

Andy Zaltzman: Satirist For Hire

Political satire from the writer and radio regular.

Harrogate Theatre

Thu 9 Oct

Harrogate Studio Theatre

£12 / 01423 502116

  • 21:30

Clever Peter: The Dreams Factory

  • 2 stars

Stars of their own BBC Radio 4 series, Clever Peter return with a brand-new live show on the road to the Edinburgh Fringe.

Etcetera Theatre, London NW1

Mon 6 Oct

£6 / 020 7482 4857

  • 21:30 – 22:30

Craig Hill: Give Him an Inch …

High camp buffoonery from the kilted comedian.

Tron Theatre, Glasgow

Sat 25 Oct

£16 (£12) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Glasgay!.

  • 22:00
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The Saturday Show

Saturday nights à la Stand are normally a sold out affair so it's worth booking in advance and getting in early for the edibles. (Food. Not ladies.)

The Stand, Edinburgh

Sat 4 Oct

£15 / 0131 558 7272

With Junior Simpson and Raymond Mearns.

  • 21:00

Sat 11 Oct

£15 / 0131 558 7272

With Tanyalee Davis, Danny Pensive, Tom Toal and host Bruce Devlin.

  • 21:00

Sat 18 Oct

£15 / 0131 558 7272

With Brendan Burns, Daisy Earl and Jonathan Mayor.

  • 21:00
…and 4 more dates until 15 Nov

Scream Queens Anonymous

Embers Productions's all-female comedy in which six prominent horror film heroines convene in an isolated house in the woods for a book club to salve the wounds of the traumatic pasts.

Etcetera Theatre, London NW1

Mon 13 Oct

£8 (£7) / 020 7482 4857

  • 21:30

Tue 14 Oct

£8 (£7) / 020 7482 4857

  • 21:30

Wed 15 Oct

£8 (£7) / 020 7482 4857

  • 21:30

Shappi Khorsandi: Because I'm Shappi…

Sharp wit and storytelling from the Iranian-born stand-up.

Brighton Dome

Fri 24 Oct

Corn Exchange

£16 / 01273 709709

  • 21:30

The Thursday Show

Comedy will be firing at you with all cylinders this weekend, so why not give into it all and allow the Stand to take you under its wing with hilarious acts left, right and centre?

The Stand, Edinburgh

Thu 2 Oct

£10 (£7; Members £5) / 0131 558 7272

With Junior Simpson and Raymond Mearns.

  • 21:00

Thu 9 Oct

£10 (£7; Members £5) / 0131 558 7272

With Tanyalee Davis, Danny Pensive, Tom Toal and host Susan Morrison.

  • 21:00

Thu 16 Oct

£10 (£7; Members £5) / 0131 558 7272

With Brendon Burns, Daisy Earl and Jonathan Mayor.

  • 21:00
…and 3 more dates until 13 Nov

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 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
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Abandoman

The Irish comedian performs quick-thinking freestyle songs from the audience's suggestions. With Donal Vaughan and resident compere Colin Murphy.

Queen's Students' Union, Belfast

Wed 8 Oct

£6 / 028 9097 3106

  • 21:00

Adam Riches: Adam of the Riches

  • 4 stars

The 2011 Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Award winner returns with a brand new hour of phenomenal nonsense.

Soho Theatre, London W1D

Mon 8 Dec

£11–£22 / 020 7478 0100

Tue 9 Dec

£11–£22 / 020 7478 0100

Wed 10 Dec

£11–£22 / 020 7478 0100

…and 17 more dates until 3 Jan 2015

Amadeus Martin: God Created Brixton

Observational stand-up exploring urban myths.

Hen & Chickens, London N1

Fri 28 Nov

£5.95–£7.95 / 020 7354 8246

Sat 29 Nov

£5.95–£7.95 / 020 7354 8246

Sun 30 Nov

£5.95–£7.95 / 020 7354 8246

Amused Moose Comedy Awards Showcase: BEASTS: Solo

Anarchic sketch comedy from Owen Roberts, James McNicholas and Ciaran Dowd embracing magic, Nelson Mandela, The Lion King and burlesque. Plus Amused Moose Laugh Off winner Tim Renkow.

Soho Theatre, London W1D

Mon 13 Oct

Soho Downstairs

£10 / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:30

Amused Moose Comedy Awards Showcase

A showcase of the best of the Amused Moose Comedy Award funny people.

Soho Theatre, London W1D

Mon 13 Oct

£10 / 020 7478 0100

Featuring Beasts: Solo (Amused Moose Comedy Awards' Top Ten Fringe show), plus Amused Moose Laugh Off winner Tim Renkow.

  • 21:30

Tue 14 Oct

£10 / 020 7478 0100

Featuring Loretta Maine: Strong Independent Woman (Unless I Am Tired). plus Amused Moose Laugh Off finalist Kiri Pritchard-McLean.

  • 21:30
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