Comedy, Stand-up

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Rich Hall

The latest musings from the deadpan grouch, star of ridiculous amount of stuff on the tellybox and a favourite at the Fringe each year.

The Burnavon Arts Centre, Cookstown

Sat 7 Jun

£16 / 02886 769949

  • 20:00

The Central Theatre, Chatham

Sun 11 May

£16

  • 20:00

City Varieties Music Hall, Leeds

Thu 1 May

£16.60–£19.60 / 0113 243 0808

  • 19:30

Fri 2 May

£16.60–£19.60 / 0113 243 0808

  • 19:30

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…and at 9 other places

Jimmy Cricket & Alfie Joey

Clean-cut humour from veteran entertainer Cricket, plus upbeat storytelling, impersonations and banter from Joey.

The Customs House, South Shields

Sat 10 May

£14 (£12; £11) / 0191 454 1234

  • 19:45

Ruby Wax: Sane New World

Ruby's new show is all about sanity and how we can cling onto it.

Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

The Music Hall

£15 (£12) / 0131 220 4348

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

The Music Hall

£15 (£12) / 0131 220 4348

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

The Music Hall

£15 (£12) / 0131 220 4348

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 4 more dates until 7 Aug

Bishopsgate Institute, London EC2M

Fri 9 May

£22 (£18) / 020 7392 9200

  • 19:30

Dorking Halls

Wed 24 Sep

£18.50 / 01306 881717

  • 20:00

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Stewart Lee: A Room With A Stew: Work In Progress

Subversive and deconstructive humour as the stand-up and former comedic partner of Richard Herring works on new material.

Soho Theatre, London W1D

Mon 9 Jun

£10 / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:45

Tue 10 Jun

£10 / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:45

Wed 11 Jun

£10 / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:45
…and 14 more dates until 6 Jul

The Stand, Edinburgh

Sat 2 Aug

Main Space

£10 (£9) / 0131 558 7272

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Main Space

£10 (£9) / 0131 558 7272

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 4 Aug

Main Space

£10 (£9) / 0131 558 7272

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 20 more dates until 25 Aug

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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The Customs House, South Shields

Wed 21 May

Studio

£8 / 0191 454 1234

Inspired stand-up from Tom Allen, with Ray Bradshaw, Catherine Scott and MC Lee Kyle.

  • 20:00

Wed 18 Jun

Studio

£8 / 0191 454 1234

Dynamic stand-up from Rob Rouse, plus Danny Deegan, Nicola Mantalios-Lovett and MC Andy Fury.

  • 20:00

Miles Jupp Is the Chap You're Thinking Of

Intelligent humour and withering wit from the award-winning stand-up and Rev actor.

Komedia, Bath

Wed 28 May

£16; £26.50 inc meal / 0845 293 8480

  • 20:00

Lyceum Theatre, Crewe

Wed 4 Jun

£16 / 01270 368242

  • 19:30

Medina Theatre, Newport

Fri 20 Jun

£15 / 01983 527020

  • 20:00

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Gagged & Bound Comedy

Camden's new, free night of stand-up comedy, featuring great headline acts and some of the best up and coming comedians London has to offer.

The Constitution, London NW1

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 020 7387 4805

  • 20:00 – 22:30

Thu 1 May

Free / 020 7387 4805

  • 20:00 – 22:30

Thu 8 May

Free / 020 7387 4805

  • 20:00 – 22:30
…and 34 more dates until 1 Jan 2015

Alfie Moore

Anecdotal humour about life as a police officer from the former Humberside Police Sergeant.

Beggars Theatre, Millom

Fri 13 Jun

£13 / 01229 775677

  • 20:00

Colchester Arts Centre

Thu 1 May

£12 (£10) / 01206 500900

  • 20:30

The Corn Exchange, Newbury

Thu 12 Jun

£12 (£10) / 01635 522 733

  • 20:00

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Colin Geddis: NSFW: Not Safe For Work

Offbeat stand-up and video sketches from the acclaimed comic.

The Market Place Theatre, Armagh

Sat 5 Jul

£10 / 02837 521821

  • 20:30
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Sara Pascoe Vs History

Intelligent observations and quirky storytelling from the actress and stand-up.

Battersea Arts Centre, London SW11

Mon 28 Jul

£10 (£8) / 020 7223 2223

  • 19:30

Tue 29 Jul

£10 (£8) / 020 7223 2223

  • 19:30

St Peter's Church, Edinburgh

Wed 30 Jul

Two

£6

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

Two

£6

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Two

£6

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 23 more dates until 25 Aug

Breakneck Comedy

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

Blue Lamp, Aberdeen

Sat 26 Apr

£10 / 07702 305532

With Gary Little, Scott Ironside, Jamie Dalgleish, Asim Ali and guests.

Tue 29 Apr

£5 / 07702 305532

With Gavin Webster, Peter Wood, Wray Thomson and guests.

Sat 3 May

£10 / 07702 305532

With Gus Lymburn, Lesley Mitchell, Jim Smith plus guests.

  • 20:00
…and 68 more dates until 23 Dec

Dan Nightingale is Trying His Best Not To Be A Dick

Quick wit, intelligent punchlines and energetic storytelling.

Pleasance Dome, Edinburgh

Wed 30 Jul

JackDome

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

JackDome

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

JackDome

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 24 Aug

Pleasance Theatre, London N7

Wed 2 Jul

£5 / 020 7609 1800

Please note: this is an Edinburgh Fringe preview show.

  • 20:00 – 21:00

Hellfire Comedy Club

Guest acts take to the stage for an evening of laughter.

G Live, Guildford

Thu 22 May

£30; £30 inc meal / 0844 770 1797

Emerging stand-up comedy acts straight from the London circuit.

  • 19:00

Thu 26 Jun

£30 / 0844 770 1797

Guest acts take to the stage for an evening of laughter.

  • 19:00

Watford Colosseum

Thu 8 May

£18 including a curry / 0845 075 3993

  • 20:00

Thu 24 Jul

£18 including a curry / 0845 075 3993

Intelligent humour from Zoe Lyons and Roger Monkhouse.

  • 20:00

Wycombe Swan, High Wycombe

Thu 24 Apr

Old Town Hall

£6; £11 inc meal / 01494 512000

Enthused stand-up from Patrick Monohan and Lloyd Langford.

  • 20:00

Thu 1 May

Old Town Hall

£6; £11 inc meal / 01494 512000

Engaging stand-up from Ian Moore, with Paul McCaffrey and Geoff Norcott.

  • 20:00

Thu 8 May

Old Town Hall

£6; £11 inc meal / 01494 512000

Expertly timed stand-up from Rob Rouse, with Ian Smith and Paul Tonkinson

  • 20:00
…and 2 more dates until 29 May

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 25 Apr

£9 / 0131 225 7171

  • 20:30

Sat 26 Apr

£9 / 0131 225 7171

  • 20:30

Fri 2 May

£9 / 0131 225 7171

  • 20:30
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Bright Club: Edinburgh

The hardworking staff at Edinburgh's universities are let out for the night to share their tales about the weird, wonderful, and often very funny, world of research.

The Stand, Edinburgh

Tue 29 Apr

£5 / 0131 558 7272

  • 20:30

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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…and at 8 other places

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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…and at 5 other places

Mark Thomas: 100 Acts of Minor Dissent

  • 4 stars

The political heavyweight of the comedy world is renowned for causing mayhem in the quest for fairness and good. Tonight he talks about his many acts of dissent.

Broadway Nottingham

Fri 2 May

£15 (£10; £10) / 0115 9626 611

  • 20:00

The Corn Exchange, Newbury

Thu 1 May

£15 (£13) / 01635 522 733

  • 19:45

Eden Court Theatre, Inverness

Wed 30 Apr

£16 (£14) / 01463 234234

  • 20:00

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Andrew O'Neill: Heavy Metal – A History

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.

The Civic, Barnsley

Sat 7 Jun

Assembly Room

£12 (£10) / 01226 327000

  • 20:00

Derby Assembly Rooms

Fri 6 Jun

Darwin

£10.75 / 01332 255529

  • 20:00

Phoenix Theatre and Arts Centre, Bordon

Fri 30 May

£10 (£8) / 01420 472664

  • 20:00 – 22:30

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