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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

Laughterhouse Comedy

Top stand-ups and sketch troupes hoping to get your laughter muscles working.

The Slaughterhouse, Liverpool

Sat 6 Dec

£22.95; £51.90 inc meal / 0844 477 1000

A stand-up showcase featuring Chris McCausland, Daliso Chaponda and MC Chris Cairns.

Fri 12 Dec

£22.95; £51.90 inc meal / 0844 477 1000

Gag-laden storytelling courtesy of Markus Birdman, Paul Sinha and MC Chris Cairns.

Sat 13 Dec

£22.95; £51.90 inc meal / 0844 477 1000

Intelligent humour from Paul Sinha, plus Paul Tonkinson, Markus Birdman and MC Chris Cairns.

Fri 19 Dec

£22.95; £51.90 inc meal / 0844 477 1000

Character comedy with Mick Ferry, plus Luke Toulson and MC Chris Cairns.

Macabredy

A fusion of thrillers and comedy in this collection of short plays and sketches.

Hen & Chickens, London N1

Sat 1 Nov

Theatre Bar

£10 / 020 7354 8246

  • 21:30 – 23:00 Macabredy Hen & Chickens, London

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 7 Nov

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

With Scott Agnew, Rob Rouse, Russell Hicks and Chris Forbes.

Fri 14 Nov

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

With Ray Bradshaw, Marcel Lucont, Vladimir McTavish and Gareth Waugh.

Fri 21 Nov

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

With Mickey Dwyer, Romesh Ranganathan, Steve Shanyaski and Bec Hill.

…and 4 more dates until 19 Dec

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 1 Nov

£15 / 0131 558 7272

With Janey Godley, Stu and Garry and host Joe Heenan.

Sat 8 Nov

£15 / 0131 558 7272

With Phil Nichol, Michael Legge and host Stu Murphy.

Sat 15 Nov

£15 / 0131 558 7272

With David Fulton, Ria Lina and hosted by Bruce Devlin.

…and 4 more dates until 13 Dec back to top

Horror Souk

This Halloween, a new kind of market is coming to The Moor: Horror Souk. Here, in a cavernous long forgotten shopping complex, you can buy fear, frights and freak outs. Featuring 8 brand new pieces of immersive performance by emerging artists.

The Moor, Sheffield

Sat 1 Nov

£5 (£4)

Mon 3 Nov

£5 (£4)

Tue 4 Nov

£5 (£4)

…and 16 more dates until 22 Nov

The QI Elves - No Such Thing As A Fish Podcast: Live

Each week the researchers from the hit BBC panel show present a podcast from the QI offices, huddling around a microphone to discuss the best things they've found out that week.

The London Irish Centre, NW1

Thu 13 Nov

£8 (£6.50) / 020 7916 7272

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 1 Nov

£15 / 0844 335 8879

With Pete Johansson, Mike Gunn, Tony Jameson and host Scott Agnew.

Sat 8 Nov

£15 / 0844 335 8879

With Dylan Moran, Quincy and hosted by Martin Mor.

Sat 15 Nov

£15 / 0844 335 8879

With Karl Spain, Diane Spencer and hosted by Kevin Shepherd.

…and 4 more dates until 13 Dec

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.

Pleasance Theatre, London N7

Tue 4 Nov

£6 / 020 7609 1800

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 8 Nov

£10 / 0844 873 3433

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Abigoliah Schamaun: It's Pronounced Abigoliah Schamaun

The New York comedian returns with a new bundle of saucy tales. This world-travelling, fast-talking, confirmed bachelor of a woman considers her past and present where nothing is off limits! Featured in The List's Top 5 Upcoming Female Comics, and Funny Women Best Show nominee 2013.

Museum Of Comedy, London WC1A

Fri 21 Nov

£10 / 020 7534 1744

Sat 22 Nov

£10 / 020 7534 1744

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

Al Lubel, Paddy Lennox, Keith Platt, Tania Edwards, David Mulholland @ Soho Comedy Club!

Stand-up with Al Lubel, Paddy Lennox, Keith Platt, David Mulholland and Tania Edwards.

The Prince Of Wales, London WC2B

Fri 21 Nov

£12.50–£16.50; £12 adv

Alan Francis, Anil Desai, Rob Deb, David Mulholland @ Soho Comedy Club!

A night of stand-up featuring headliner Alan Francis with support from Anil Desai, Rob Deb and David Mulholland.

The Prince Of Wales, London WC2B

Sat 6 Dec

£12.50–£16.50; £12 adv

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 back to top

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

Andrew Lawrence: Reasons to Kill Yourself

  • 3 stars

Vitriolic humour from the former double Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee.

Leicester Square Theatre, London WC2H

Fri 14 Nov

£15 / 0844 873 3433

Fri 21 Nov

£15 / 0844 873 3433

Thu 27 Nov

£15 / 0844 873 3433

Andy Kind - Chortle Comedy Book Festival

The Gig Delusion is a laugh-out-loud novel set against the backdrop of the UK comedy circuit as Andy is given the challenge of performing a gig in every English county in 10 weeks.

The Colonel Fawcett, London NW1

Tue 11 Nov

£4 (£3) / 020 8549 9790

Arthur Smith

A Christmas comedy night featuring stand-up from the comedian and broadcaster, known for TV appearances on Grumpy Old Men and three series of Arthur Smith's Balham Bash for Radio 4.

The Drayton Court, London W13

Wed 10 Dec

£15 / 020 8997 1019

The Bedford, London SW12

Sat 1 Nov

£16 / 020 8682 8940

Stand-up show at The Bedford. Line-up TBC.

Fri 7 Nov

£14 / 020 8682 8940

Live stand-up performances. Line-up TBC.

Sat 8 Nov

£16 / 020 8682 8940

Live stand-up performances. Line-up TBC.

…and 12 more dates until 20 Dec back to top

Barsteward Sons Of Val Doonican

The comedy troupe performs a range of novelty pop songs.

The Blues Cafe Bar, Harrogate

Sun 21 Dec

Free / 01423 566881

The Invisible Dot Ltd, London N1

Thu 4 Dec

£8 (£6.50) / 020 7424 8918

Euan Raffles hosts the live podcast with a different theme every month. This month, the gang tackles the issue of Comic Con.

The Best In Live Stand-Up Comedy

Ever changing comedy line-up

The Glee Club, Birmingham

Fri 12 Dec

£19 / 0871 472 0400

Established stand-ups John Fothergill, Sol Bernstein and Andy Robinson take to the stage in an evening of laughter.

Sat 13 Dec

£19 / 0871 472 0400

Established stand-ups John Fothergill, Sol Bernstein and Andy Robinson take to the stage in an evening of laughter.

The Best In Stand Up

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

The Comedy Store, London SW1Y

Fri 5 Dec

£14 (£9) / 0844 871 7699

The best in stand-up with MC Jason Cook, Paul Thorne, Paul Tonkinson, Markus Birdman, Joe Lycett plus an open spot.

Fri 12 Dec

£14 (£9) / 0844 871 7699

The best in stand-up comedy with comedians MC John Moloney, Addy Van Der Borgh, Phil Nichol, Carey Marx, Ben Norris plus an open spot.

Sat 13 Dec

£19 (£14) / 0844 871 7699

The best in live stand-up comedy with comedians MC John Moloney, Addy Van Der Borgh, Phil Nichol, Carey Marx, Ben Norris plus an open spot.

…and 2 more dates until 20 Dec

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

Sat 1 Nov

£23.50; £17.50 / 0844 871 7699

Stand-up with Carey Marx, Jo Caulfield, Carl Donnelly, Prince Abdi plus open spot and MC Ian Moore.

Fri 7 Nov

£20 / 0844 871 7699

Observational stand-up with Marlon Davis, Jarred Christmas, Roger Monkhouse, Dave Fulton and MC Ian Coppinger.

Sat 8 Nov

£23.50; £17.50 / 0844 871 7699

Stand-up with Marlon Davis, Jarred Christmas, Roger Monkhouse, Dave Fulton and MC Ian Coppinger.

…and 8 more dates until 20 Dec back to top