The Best Comedy
Jo Brand She’s the 22nd greatest stand-up in the world ever, you know? According to Channel 4, anyway. Yes, we’ll be banging on about that poll for some time to come. Festival Theatre, Edinburgh, Sun 1 Apr; Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow, Sun 8 Apr.
Copper Bottom Sunshine A laugh-out-loud fundraiser for Bowel Cancer UK with starry names such as Bill Bailey, Rhona Cameron, Miles Jupp and Karen Dunbar doing their bit. Usher Hall, Edinburgh, Sun 1 Apr.
SiStars! Another pair of shows which the lads might want to sit out. Jo Enright, Susan Calman and AL Kennedy are among those telling it like they see it. The Stand, Edinburgh, Tue 3 Apr; the Stand, Glasgow, Wed 4 Apr.
Jason Manford The thinking chap’s Peter Kay returns north for a couple of events as he gets ready to storm the Fringe again come August time. Jongleurs, Glasgow, Fri 6 & Sat 7 Apr.
The Goodies Still Rule OK! See preview. Festival Theatre, Glasgow, Sun 8 Apr.