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One Man Breaking Bad

  • 3 stars

One man. Sixty minutes. Sixty episodes. Shedloads of knowledge. Miles Allen brings TV smash Breaking Bad to life, all by himself.

CAST, Doncaster

Fri 20 Mar

£17 / 01302 303959

Cheltenham Town Hall

Sun 29 Mar

£20 / 0844 576 2210

City Varieties Music Hall, Leeds

Thu 19 Mar

£19.10 / 0113 243 0808

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25 Years of Reeves and Mortimer

The comedy duo celebrate 25 years of making y'all laugh with a tour that'll no doubt take in their best work, from The Smell of Reeves and Mortimer, past Shooting Stars to House of Fools.

Brighton Centre

Fri 4 Dec

£29.50–£35 / 0844 847 1515

Colston Hall, Bristol

Wed 25 Nov

£36.79 / 0117 922 3686

The Guildhall, Portsmouth

Fri 27 Nov

£29.50–£35 / 023 9282 4355

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Josh Howie – AIDS: A Survivor's Story

  • 4 stars

Stand up comic who loves a controversial topic.

Soho Theatre, London W1D

Tue 21 Apr

£11–£13.75 / 020 7478 0100

Wed 22 Apr

£11–£13.75 / 020 7478 0100

Thu 23 Apr

£11–£13.75 / 020 7478 0100

…and 2 more dates until 25 Apr

Paddy McGuinness

English comic actor and TV personality know for his work with Peter Kay and his innuendo laiden presenting on dating show Take Me Out. No likey, no lighty.

Alhambra Theatre, Dunfermline

Sun 8 Nov

£17.50–£25 / 01383 740384

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Sun 21 Feb 2016

£17.50–£25 / 01256 844244

Paddy McGuinness

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Wed 28 Oct

£17.50–£25 / 01892 530613

Paddy McGuinness

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Jimeoin: Yeehaa!

Refining a lost art of the commonplace, Jimeoin is a comic with a delightful sense of the absurd and a uniquely low-key style.

Venue 150 @ EICC, Edinburgh

Thu 6 Aug

Pentland Auditorium

£8.50 / 0844 847 1639

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

Pentland Auditorium

£10 / 0844 847 1639

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

Pentland Auditorium

£12.50 (£10) / 0844 847 1639

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 20 more dates until 30 Aug

William Aston Hall, Wrexham

Wed 4 Nov

£19.25

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Lucy Porter

Lucy Porter humorously considers being born in the wrong era and where her rightful place in history is.

Forest Arts Centre, New Milton

Fri 24 Apr

£14 (£12) / 01425 612393

The Spring, Havant

Thu 26 Mar

£12.50 (£11.25) / 023 9247 2700

Ruby Wax: Sane New World

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

Falkirk Town Hall

Fri 8 May

£16–£18 / 01324 506850

Pavilion Theatre, Worthing

Fri 22 May

£19 / 01903 206206

Royal and Derngate, Northampton

Fri 15 May

£18.50 / 01604 624 811

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Allo Allo: Le Dinner Show

Laughlines Comedy Entertainment recreate the nostalgia of the much-loved 1980s sitcom Allo Allo while diners enjoy a three course meal. Guests of honour include the head of Gestapo Herr Flick and Lieutenant Gruber.

Beck Theatre, Hayes

Wed 25 Mar

£37.50 / 020 8561 8371

Wyvern Theatre, Swindon

Sat 23 May

£45 / 01793 524481

Dara O'Briain: Crowd Tickler

The Irish comedy star and host of BBC2's Mock the Week returns to with his observational humour in a new show – Crowd Tickler.

Alhambra Theatre, Dunfermline

Wed 8 Apr

£23 / 01383 740384

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Tue 21 Apr

£24–£39

Belfast Waterfront

Tue 10 Mar

£23 / 028 9033 4400

Wed 11 Mar

£23 / 028 9033 4400

Thu 12 Mar

£23 / 028 9033 4400

…and 2 more dates until 14 Mar

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Des Bishop: Made in China

  • 4 stars

Des Bishop shares anecdotes from his time in China attempting to learn enough Chinese to perform stand-up in Mandarin.

Soho Theatre, London W1D

Tue 31 Mar

Downstairs

prices vary / 020 7478 0100

Wed 1 Apr

Downstairs

prices vary / 020 7478 0100

Thu 2 Apr

Downstairs

prices vary / 020 7478 0100

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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 6 Mar

£9 / 0131 225 7171

Sat 7 Mar

£9 / 0131 225 7171

Fri 13 Mar

£9 / 0131 225 7171

…and 39 more dates until 25 Jul

The Best In Live Stand-Up Comedy

Regular jokes and banter

The Glee Club, Cardiff Bay

Fri 6 Mar

£15; £26.95 inc. meal; £17.50; £26.95 inc. meal ( £5; £5) / 0871 472 0400

The Best In Live Stand-up Comedy - 4 brilliant comics from the top of the UK & International comedy circuit.

Sat 7 Mar

£15; £26.95 inc. meal; £17.50; £26.95 inc. meal ( £5; £5) / 0871 472 0400

The Best In Live Stand-up Comedy - 4 brilliant comics from the top of the UK & International comedy circuit.

Fri 13 Mar

£15; £26.95 inc. meal; £17.50; £26.95 inc. meal ( £5; £5) / 0871 472 0400

The Best In Live Stand-up Comedy - 4 brilliant comics from the top of the UK & International comedy circuit.

…and 75 more dates until 28 Nov

Comedy Carnival

A full-on showcase of the best and funniest around.

Rumba, London W1D

Fri 6 Mar

£20–£30 / 020 7287 2715

Stand-ups take to the stage for an evening of laughter.

£13.44–£31.75 / 020 7287 2715

Sat 7 Mar

£16–£30 / 020 7287 2715

Witty banter from Sean Meo, Michael Fabbri, a guest comedian and Pete Jonas as MC.

£13.44–£31.75 / 020 7287 2715

Fri 13 Mar

£12–£27 / 020 7287 2715

Established stand-ups take to the stage for an evening of merriment, featuring Steve Williams, Ben Norris, Brett Goldstein and Pete Jonas as MC.

£13.44–£31.75 / 020 7287 2715

…and 40 more dates until 25 Jul

Dylan Moran: Off the Hook

Moran plays up to the stereotype of the bumbling, drunken Irishman, but his comedy is much more intelligent than mere cliché-mongering: on stage he is uniquely charismatic, a foul-mouthed mixture of lovable and misanthropic, and always very, very funny. Moran'll be on your radar in a very big way if you know your…

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Wed 15 Apr

£25 / 01970 623 232

Alban Arena, St Albans

Wed 20 May

£25 / 01727 844488

Thu 21 May

£25 / 01727 844488

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Sat 16 May

£25 / 01256 844244

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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.

Alnwick Playhouse

Sat 11 Apr

£22.50 / 01665 510785

Altrincham Garrick Playhouse

Thu 11 Jun

£20 / 0161 928 1677

The Assembly, Leamington Spa

Sat 16 May

£19 / 0845 888 7581

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The Secret World Of Charles Dickens: Mirth, Marvels And The Mysterious

Ian Keable, winner of The Magic Circle's prestigious Comedy Award, presents a magic show balanced in educational reveals and mind-bending sleight-of-hand mysteries, with a spooky Victorian literary twist.

Upstairs At The Gatehouse, London N6

Thu 19 Mar

£12–£16 / 020 8340 3488

Fri 20 Mar

£12–£16 / 020 8340 3488

Sat 21 Mar

£12–£16 / 020 8340 3488

Stewart Lee: A Room with a Stew

The latest show from Lee to promote his next Comedy Vehicle DVD. A series that won him Best Male Television Comic and Best Comedy Entertainment Programme at the British Comedy Awards in 2011.

Buxton Opera House

Fri 8 May

£22 / 0845 127 2190

Cambridge Corn Exchange

Fri 19 Jun

£23.50 / 01223 357851

CAST, Doncaster

Thu 30 Apr

£21 / 01302 303959

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Always Be Comedy

A hand-picked selection of up-and-comers, established folks and mystery guests get together for laughs, games and pure fun.

Kelvingrove Bandstand and Amphitheatre, Glasgow

Thu 19 Mar

£1.10–£8.80

Thu 2 Apr

£8.80

Thu 16 Apr

£8.80

Prince Of Wales, London SW9

Thu 23 Apr

£11 / 020 7095 1978

Putney Arts Theatre, London SW15

Sun 15 Mar

Sold out / 020 8788 6943

Sun 12 Apr

£7 / 020 8788 6943

Sun 24 May

£7 / 020 8788 6943

Character Assassination

Gits and Shiggles ("Top notch" Time Out) launch a new night of sketch and character comedy. Bringing the most exciting and eclectic line-ups to London, and has been awarded Critic's Choice in Time Out, Chortle, Metro and London is Funny.

COG ARTSpace, 113 Southgate Rd, London N1

Tue 24 Mar

£8; £6 adv

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Comedy Carousel & The Real Food Canteen

Comedy Carousel - A night of unique live entertainment with handpicked comedians from the top of the circuit, audience interaction and live visual projections.

The Glee Club, Cardiff Bay

Thu 12 Mar

£12; £19.50 inc. meal ( £5) / 0871 472 0400

Thu 19 Mar

£12; £19.50 inc. meal ( £5) / 0871 472 0400

Thu 26 Mar

£12; £19.50 inc. meal ( £5) / 0871 472 0400

…and 35 more dates until 26 Nov

South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell

Fri 6 Mar

Cellar Bar

£12 (£11) / 01344 484 123

Stand-ups take to the stage in an evening of laughter.

Fri 13 Mar

Cellar Bar

£12 ( £11) / 01344 484 123

Stand-ups bring their routines to the stage in an evening of merriment.

Fri 20 Mar

Cellar Bar

£12 (£11) / 01344 484 123

See stand-up acts from the UK and international circuit perform in the cellar bar.

…and 5 more dates until 24 Apr

An Evening with Pam Ayres

A cosy evening of poetry, stories and incredible wit from the lady herself.

Corn Exchange, King's Lynn

Fri 17 Apr

Phone for prices / 01553 764864

Electric Palace Bridport

Mon 30 Mar

£24.50; £22.50 adv / 01308 428 354

The Hawth, Crawley

Fri 3 Apr

£23 / 01293 553636

Mon 13 Apr

£23 / 01293 553636

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Fascinating Aida: Charm Offensive

The satirical cabaret trio – Dillie Keane, Adèle Anderson and Liza Pulman – take their new show on tour.

Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Fri 13 Mar

£17.25–£24.25 (£15.25–£22.25) / 02476 553055

Gordon Craig Theatre, Stevenage

Sat 21 Mar

£22 / 01438 363200

Grand Opera House, Belfast

Sun 29 Mar

£15.75–£27.75 / 028 9024 0411

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Frankie Boyle: I'm Better Than This

We thought he'd gone into retirement, but seems he just can't stay away and we thank him for it. More dark, dangerous and damn funny stuff from Mr Boyle.

Leicester Square Theatre, London WC2H

Wed 29 Apr

£15 (£12.50) / 0844 873 3433

Thu 30 Apr

£15 (£12.50) / 0844 873 3433

Tue 5 May

£15 (£12.50) / 0844 873 3433

…and 4 more dates until 9 May

Soho Theatre, London W1D

Sun 26 Apr

£15 (£12.50) / 020 7478 0100

Mon 27 Apr

£15 (£12.50) / 020 7478 0100

Sun 3 May

£15 (£12.50) / 020 7478 0100

…and 3 more dates until 11 May

The Stand, Edinburgh

Sun 8 Mar

£13 (£10) / 0131 558 7272

Please note: this is a work in progress show.

Sun 15 Mar

£13 (£10) / 0131 558 7272

Please note: this is a work in progress show.

Wed 25 Mar

£13 (£10) / 0131 558 7272

Please note: this is a work in progress show.

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