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Ross Noble: Tangentleman

The wild-haired Geordie, prone to wondrous tangents and surreal interludes, wanders back out on tour with a brand new show.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Fri 14 Nov

£25 / 01970 623 232

Alban Arena, St Albans

Wed 29 Oct

£25 / 01727 844488

Thu 30 Oct

£25 / 01727 844488

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Thu 5 Feb 2015

£25 / 01256 844244

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Jon Richardson

Wry observations and pessimistic humour from the 8 Out Of 10 Cats team captain and Lancastrian stand-up.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Sat 3 May

Great Hall

£9.75–£19.50 / 01970 623 232

  • 20:00

Alban Arena, St Albans

Sat 3 May

£19.50 / 01727 844488

  • 20:00

Thu 8 May

£19.50 / 01727 844488

  • 20:00

Tue 13 May

£19.50 / 01727 844488

  • 20:00

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Fri 19 Sep

£20.50 / 01256 844244

  • 20:00

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Dave Gorman Gets Straight to the Point (The Powerpoint)

The comedian/writer/general brainbox's new tour is centred around on his trademark powerpoint presentations, with wit and hilarity in shedloads.

Alban Arena, St Albans

Mon 27 Oct

£20 / 01727 844488

Sat 22 Nov

£20 / 01727 844488

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Tue 28 Oct

£20 / 01892 530613

Bedford Corn Exchange

Thu 6 Nov

£20 / 01234 325358

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Jim Davidson

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

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Sun 28 Sep

£20–£23.50 ( £18–£21.50; £18–£21.50) / 01256 844244

  • 19:30

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Tue 11 Nov

£20–£23.50 / 01892 530613

  • 19:30

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Tue 14 Oct

£21–£23

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Mark Watson: Flaws

Mark's new show promises to be 'somewhat darker in tone than usual' as he talks about the fact that while he's won a number of comedy awards, he's also amassed a number of problems.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Wed 29 Oct

£17 / 01970 623 232

  • 20:00

Alban Arena, St Albans

Tue 20 Jan 2015

£16 / 01727 844488

  • 19:30

ARC: Stockton Arts Centre, Stockton-on-Tees

Wed 12 Nov

£16 / 01642 525199

  • 20:00

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Lee Mack: Hit the Road Mack

Sharp one-liners and high energy banter from the BAFTA award-winning comic and star of Not Going Out and Would I Lie to You.

Alban Arena, St Albans

Wed 3 Sep

£19.50 / 01727 844488

  • 20:00

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Tue 2 Sep

£28.50

Bournemouth International Centre

Wed 24 Sep

£27.50 / 0844 576 3000

Thu 25 Sep

£27.50 / 0844 576 3000

Fri 26 Sep

£27.50 / 0844 576 3000

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Suggs: My Life Story in Words and Music

Spoken word show from the affable Madness frontman 'with musical accompaniment and uncalled for interjection from Deano his loyal manservant-cum-pianist'.

Albert Halls, Bolton

Tue 29 Apr

£25.50 / 01204 334400

  • 20:00

The Apex, Bury St Edmunds

Tue 27 May

£26.50 / 01284 758000

  • 19:30

Civic Theatre, Chelmsford

Tue 22 Apr

£26.50 / 01245 606505

  • 19:45

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One Man, Two Guvnors

National Theatre's satirical, slapstick production based on The Servant of Two Masters by Carlo Goldoni. Featuring Gavin Spokes as Francis Henshall and Shaun Williamson (Barry from EastEnders) as Charlie Clench.

Alhambra Theatre, Bradford

Mon 21 Jul

£15–£30; £12–£24; £15–£30; £17–£32.50 (£9.50–£30; £9.50–£30; £9.50–£30; £9.50–£30; Children £21–£25 under 18s) / 01274 432000

  • 19:30

Tue 22 Jul

£15–£30; £12–£24; £15–£30; £17–£32.50 (£9.50–£30; £9.50–£30; £9.50–£30; £9.50–£30; Children £21–£25 under 18s) / 01274 432000

  • 19:30

Wed 23 Jul

£15–£30; £12–£24; £15–£30; £17–£32.50 (£9.50–£30; £9.50–£30; £9.50–£30; £9.50–£30; Children £21–£25 under 18s) / 01274 432000

  • 14:00
  • 19:30
…and 3 more dates until 26 Jul

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Mon 11 Aug

£10–£35

Tue 12 Aug

£10–£35

Wed 13 Aug

£10–£35

…and 3 more dates until 16 Aug

Birmingham Hippodrome

Mon 26 May

£19–£21.50 / 0844 338 5000

Tue 27 May

£19–£21.50 / 0844 338 5000

Wed 28 May

£19–£21.50 / 0844 338 5000

…and 3 more dates until 31 May

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An Evening With Noel Fielding

First solo live tour from the star of The Mighty Boosh and Noel Fielding's Luxury Comedy. Expect a mix of Noel's unique brand of stand up comedy, live animation, music and some of Fielding's best-known TV characters.

Bournemouth International Centre

Fri 28 Nov

£25 / 0844 576 3000

Brighton Centre

Sat 29 Nov

£25 / 0844 847 1515

Cambridge Corn Exchange

Thu 13 Nov

£25 / 01223 357851

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Katherine Ryan: Glam Role Model

Witty jokes and pop-culture observations from the Canadian stand-up and TV star.

Artsdepot, London N12

Thu 27 Nov

Studio Theatre

£12 ( £10; Children £10 under 16s) / 020 8369 5454

  • 20:00

The Atkinson, Southport

Fri 17 Oct

£12 (£10) / 01704 533333

  • 20:00

City Varieties Music Hall, Leeds

Wed 15 Oct

£16.60 / 0113 243 0808

  • 20:00

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Dawn French: 30 Million Minutes

Much-loved comedian (and writer and actor) out on a solo tour with a show about the lessons life has taught her. Best known as half of French & Saunders, French also played the titular Vicar of Dibley, hosted Dawn French's Girls Who Do Comedy, has popped up on stage and on the silver screen, plus was the face of…

Alhambra Theatre, Bradford

Wed 2 Jul

£40.50 / 01274 432000

Thu 3 Jul

£40.50 / 01274 432000

Fri 4 Jul

£40.50 / 01274 432000

Sat 5 Jul

£40.50 / 01274 432000

Buxton Opera House

Sat 14 Jun

£40.50 / 0845 127 2190

Churchill Theatre, Bromley

Mon 8 Sep

£40.50 / 08441 717620

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John Cooper Clarke

The legendary Mancunian punk poet, who is a spiritual godfather to the likes of Mike Skinner and Plan B hauls his insatiable laconic wit on tour.

Anson Rooms, Bristol

Sat 18 Oct

£22.50

EPIC Studios, Norwich

Sat 15 Nov

£27.50 adv / 01603 766400

  • 20:00

Guildhall, Gloucester

Tue 6 May

£19.50 / 01452 503050

  • 19:30

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Entertaining Mr Sloane

  • Directed by: Michael Cabot
  • Written by: Joe Orton

Joe Orton's unique blend of farce and black comedy was first staged at the Arts Theatre in London in 1964, winning the London Critics Variety award for best play of the year.

Adam Smith Theatre, Kirkcaldy

Wed 28 May

£12 (£10) / 01592 583302

  • 19:30

Thu 29 May

£12 (£10) / 01592 583302

  • 19:30

Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Thu 3 Jul

£9.50–£17.75; £13–£20 (£8.75–£15.75; £8.75–£18) / 02476 553055

  • 19:45

Fri 4 Jul

£9.50–£17.75; £13–£20 (£8.75–£15.75; £8.75–£18) / 02476 553055

  • 19:45

Sat 5 Jul

£9.50–£17.75; £13–£20 (£8.75–£15.75; £8.75–£18) / 02476 553055

  • 14:30
  • 19:45

Borough Theatre, Abergavenny

Fri 9 May

£12 (£10) / 01873 850805

  • 19:30

Sat 10 May

£12 (£10) / 01873 850805

  • 19:30

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Sarah Millican: Home Bird

You'll know her face from talking about cake and cats on the telly, so here's another chance to see the Millican phenomenon in full flight live on stage.

Brighton Dome

Fri 25 Apr

£25 / 01273 709709

Sat 26 Apr

£25 / 01273 709709

Sun 27 Apr

£25 / 01273 709709

Buxton Opera House

Sun 18 May

£26 / 0845 127 2190

Cambridge Corn Exchange

Tue 13 May

£25 / 01223 357851

Wed 14 May

£25 / 01223 357851

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