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Frankie Boyle: Work in Progress

A pretty special chance to catch The Boyle in a new work in progress show.

Hen & Chickens, London N1

Wed 10 Sep

£10 / 020 7354 8246

Wed 17 Sep

£10 / 020 7354 8246

Thu 18 Sep

£10 / 020 7354 8246

Fri 19 Sep

£10 / 020 7354 8246

The Stand, Glasgow

Mon 22 Sep

£10 / 0844 335 8879

  • 18:00

Thu 25 Sep

£10 / 0844 335 8879

  • 18:00

Fri 26 Sep

£10 / 0844 335 8879

  • 18:00
…and 4 more dates until 30 Sep

Tron Theatre, Glasgow

Tue 2 Sep

£15 (£13) / 0141 552 4267

  • 19:45

Wed 3 Sep

£15 (£13) / 0141 552 4267

  • 19:45

Aye Right? How No'?: Comedy Countdown to the Referendum

Vladimir McTavish and Keir McAllister take on the independence debate in a show that blends stand-up, poetry, spoken word and politics. Special guests include Gary Little, Susan Morrison and Alan Bissett.

The Stand, Edinburgh

Sun 7 Sep

£7 (£5) / 0131 558 7272

  • 20:30

The Stand, Glasgow

Wed 17 Sep

£7 (£5) / 0844 335 8879

  • 20:30

Gags On The Green

Gags on the Green returns to the Bluebell, Werrington Green, on Friday 19th September.

The Bluebell Inn, Peterborough

Fri 19 Sep

£7 / 01733 571 264

  • 19:30 – 23:00

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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The Pure, the Dead and the Brilliant

  • 3 stars

Alan Bissett's sparkling satire for contemporary Scotland.

Tron Theatre, Glasgow

Thu 18 Sep

Main Auditorium

£10 / 0141 552 4267

Hosted on the day of the independence referendum.

  • 19:45

The Beehive Comedy Club

Ben Verth presents a weekend packed full of top local and visiting comedians to tickle your funny bone in an entirely appropriate way.

Beehive Inn, Edinburgh

Fri 5 Sep

£9 / 0131 225 7171

  • 20:30

Sat 6 Sep

£9 / 0131 225 7171

  • 20:30

Fri 12 Sep

£9 / 0131 225 7171

  • 20:30
…and 31 more dates until 27 Dec

The Big Hit

Wayne Miller, writer of The Big Time, brings you a new comedy set in the world of organised crime.

The Customs House, South Shields

Tue 23 Sep

£10; £10; £21 inc meal (£9; £9) / 0191 454 1234

  • 19:45

Wed 24 Sep

£10; £10; £21 inc meal (£9; £9) / 0191 454 1234

  • 19:45

Thu 25 Sep

£10; £10; £21 inc meal (£9; £9) / 0191 454 1234

  • 19:45

Fri 26 Sep

£10; £10; £21 inc meal (£9; £9) / 0191 454 1234

  • 19:45

Breakneck Comedy

A night of comedy with open mic opportunities and a different line-up every time.

Blue Lamp, Aberdeen

Tue 2 Sep

£5 / 07702 305532

With Keri McAllister, Jim Smith, Graeme Pyper plus guests.

  • 20:00

Sat 6 Sep

£10 / 07702 305532

With Gary Little, Chris Henry, Ryan Dooley and Gus Lymburn.

  • 20:00

Tue 9 Sep

£5 / 07702 305532

With Jojo Sutherland, Rik Caranza, Des O Gorman plus guests.

  • 20:00
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Pavilion Arts Centre, Buxton

Fri 5 Sep

£6 / 0845 127 2190

  • 20:00

Fri 3 Oct

£6 / 0845 127 2190

  • 20:00

Fri 7 Nov

£6 / 0845 127 2190

  • 20:00
…and 2 more dates until 16 Jan 2015

Faulty Towers The Dining Experience

'Sybil', 'Basil' and 'Manuel' recreate the chaotic John Cleese sitcom experience, while you enjoy a three course dinner. Nope, doesn't sound very safe to us, either. Booking is essential.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Thu 25 Sep

£36 / 0131 556 6040

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Fri 26 Sep

£36 / 0131 556 6040

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Sat 27 Sep

£36 / 0131 556 6040

  • 19:00 – 21:00
…and 3 more dates until 30 Sep

Birmingham Repertory Theatre

Tue 9 Sep

£50 / 0131 556 6040

  • 20:00 – 22:00

Wed 10 Sep

£50 / 0131 556 6040

  • 20:00 – 22:00

Thu 11 Sep

£50 / 0131 556 6040

  • 13:30 – 15:30
  • 20:00 – 22:00
…and 3 more dates until 14 Sep

The Brindley, Runcorn

Sat 29 Nov

£42 / 0131 556 6040

  • 19:00

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Ken Maybury: Laugh Till You Cry

Comedy hypnotism with Ken Maybury and volunteers from the audience.

Epsom Playhouse

Sat 13 Sep

£14 (£12) / 01372 742555

  • 19:30

Mitchell Arts Centre, Stoke-On-Trent

Sat 25 Oct

£14 (£12) / 01782 409307

  • 19:30

Antihoot Open Stage

Anti-folk hero Lach hosts this open mic free-for-all featuring music, comedy, poetry, stories, magic and more.

Henry's Cellar Bar, Edinburgh

Mon 8 Sep

Free / 0131 629 4101

  • 19:30

Mon 15 Sep

Free / 0131 629 4101

  • 19:30

Mon 22 Sep

Free / 0131 629 4101

  • 19:30
…and 8 more dates until 17 Nov

Billy Connolly: High Horse

The Big Yin of Scottish stand-up takes a break from all that globe-trotting and acting for a Scottish stand-up tour. A rare chance to see live what made him famous. Connolly's talent for spinning a great yarn began back in his 1960s folkie days, when his sets veered off from music to storytelling. Since then, he's…

Caird Hall, Dundee

Sat 11 Oct

£30 / 01382 434940

Sun 12 Oct

£30 / 01382 434940

Music Hall, Aberdeen

Mon 29 Sep

prices vary / 01224 641122

Tue 30 Sep

prices vary / 01224 641122

Perth Concert Hall

Wed 1 Oct

Sold out / 01738 621031

Thu 2 Oct

Sold out / 01738 621031

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Blofeld and Baxter – Memories of Test Match Special

The cricket commentators talk about their careers and stories from their trips around the world.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Wed 22 Oct

Theatre

£18.50 / 01970 623 232

  • 19:30

Buxton Opera House

Thu 18 Sep

£18.50 / 0845 127 2190

  • 19:30

Cranleigh Arts Centre

Fri 10 Oct

£18.50 / 08456 128128

  • 20:00

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Michael Palin: Travelling To Work

To celebrate his third volume of diaries being published, Palin looks back on 25 years of travelling the world and almost 50 years of popping up on radio, TV and film. Palin is best known for Monty Python with John Cleese, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Terry Gilliam and the late Graham Chapman. Between movies, he also…

Alban Arena, St Albans

Mon 8 Sep

£29.50 / 01727 844488

  • 19:30

Cambridge Corn Exchange

Fri 3 Oct

£29.50 / 01223 357851

Colston Hall, Bristol

Mon 22 Sep

£29.50 / 0117 922 3686

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The Play That Goes Wrong

  • Directed by: Mark Bell
  • Written by: Henry Shields

Award winning company Theatre Mischief presents a play-within-a-play about an amateur dramatic society putting on a murder mystery production.

Duchess Theatre, London WC2B

Wed 3 Sep

£23.50–£81.25 / 0844 482 9672

Thu 4 Sep

£23.50–£81.25 / 0844 482 9672

Fri 5 Sep

£23.50–£81.25 / 0844 482 9672

…and 108 more dates until 1 Feb 2015

Roy Chubby Brown

Blue comedy from man branded 'too rude for television'. Never mind the comedy, that patchwork jacket is hardly fit for public consumption.

Albert Halls, Bolton

Fri 24 Oct

£20 / 01204 334400

  • 20:00

Altrincham Garrick Playhouse

Thu 11 Jun 2015

£20 / 0161 928 1677

  • 19:30

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Thu 5 Mar 2015

£20 / 01892 530613

  • 19:30

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50 Shades of Red, White and Blue

  • Written by: Leesa Harker

A stage adaptation of writer Leesa Harker's Belfast-based spoof of Fifty Shades Of Grey.

The Braid: Ballymena Town Hall, Museum and Arts Centre

Tue 2 Sep

£15 / 028 2565 7161

  • 20:00

Wed 3 Sep

£15 / 028 2565 7161

  • 20:00

The Burnavon Arts Centre, Cookstown

Thu 4 Sep

£15 / 02886 769949

  • 20:00

Craic Theatre and Arts Centre, Dungannon

Sat 20 Sep

Phone for prices / 028 8774 1100

  • 20:00

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David O'Doherty Has Checked Everything

Armed with a teeny keyboard and an incredible wit, David presents his latest solo show of comedy and songs, the ledge.

Brighton Dome

Thu 16 Oct

Corn Exchange

£16 (£14) / 01273 709709

  • 19:30

The Core At Corby Cube

Fri 31 Oct

£15.50 / 01536 470470

  • 19:30

Komedia, Bath

Sun 12 Oct

£15; £25.50 inc meal / 0845 293 8480

  • 20:00

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