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Alun Cochrane: (Me Neither)

  • 4 stars

The laconic Yorkshireman returns with gentle observations.

The Stand, Glasgow

Sun 29 Mar

£12 (£10) / 0844 335 8879

Part of Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

Austentatious: An Improvised Novel

  • 4 stars

An irreverent show performed in period costume, borne from suggestions from the audience.

Udderbelly At Southbank Centre, London SE1

Thu 18 Jun

£15.50

Wed 1 Jul

£15.50

Wed 15 Jul

£15.50

Best of SCOTY

Scotland's funniest (that's previous winners and finalists of the acclaimed Scottish Comedian of the Year competition) do their worst.

DRAM!, Glasgow

Fri 27 Mar

£6–£8 (£8–£10) / 0141 332 1622

Part of Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

Sat 28 Mar

£6–£8 (£8–£10) / 0141 332 1622

Part of Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

Beardyman: One Album Per Hour

Mick Perrin Worldwide Total sell-out 2013 and 2014. Travelling at the speed of thought in his music production spaceship, the world-class multi award-winning musician and comedian transcends mere mimicry to produce studio quality compositions faster than most could imagine them. The vocal shaman emits and manipulates…

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh

Thu 13 Aug

The Grand

£13 (£12) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 14 Aug

The Grand

£14 (£13) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 15 Aug

The Grand

£14 (£13) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 17 Aug

Afterhours Comedy

Hils Jago for Amused Moose Comedy Legendary and unmissable in a splendid new roost and shimmering plumage, Afterhours again delights by showcasing the Fringe's highest flying stand-ups while launching 2015's soaring fledgling comedians towards stardom. 'Awesome late night hilarity' (ThreeWeeks). 'Stellar!’ (Scotsman).

Assembly Roxy, Edinburgh

Sat 8 Aug

Upstairs

£14 (£12.50) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 15 Aug

Upstairs

£14 (£12.50) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 22 Aug

Upstairs

£14 (£12.50) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 29 Aug

Upstairs

£14 (£12.50) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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Alan Carr: Yap, Yap, Yap

The camp face of Chatty Man proves his status as the King of bitchy comedy.

Eventim Hammersmith Apollo, London W6

Wed 23 Sep

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 249 4300

Thu 24 Sep

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 249 4300

Andrew Doyle: Zero Tolerance

Andrew Doyle used to be a teacher and now he's a comedian – a career trajectory which makes a significant amount of sense.

Blackfriars Basement, Glasgow

Fri 27 Mar

£9 (£7) / 0141 552 5924

Part of Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

Andy Zaltzman: Satirist For Hire

Political satire from the writer and radio regular.

Udderbelly At Southbank Centre, London SE1

Thu 16 Apr

£15.50

Thu 23 Apr

£15.50

Thu 7 May

£15.50

Avenue Q

Viva Touring Company Award-winning Viva Touring are back for their eighth year, this time with Avenue Q. Princeton, a bright-eyed college graduate comes to New York City with big dreams and a tiny bank account. He soon discovers that the only neighbourhood in his price range is Avenue Q. Still, the neighbours seem…

Greenside @ Infirmary Street, Edinburgh

Mon 10 Aug

Main Hall

£10 (£8)

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 11 Aug

Main Hall

£10 (£8)

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 12 Aug

Main Hall

£10 (£8)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 14 Aug

Best of the Fest

Assembly The biggest and best comedy line-ups in Edinburgh! This Festival favourite returns and maintains its status as the place to be at midnight. Stellar line-ups listed daily at www.assemblyfestival.com. Recent years featured the likes of Dylan Moran, Jimmy Carr, Adam Hills, Milton Jones, Katherine Ryan, Chris…

Assembly Hall, Edinburgh

Fri 7 Aug

Main Hall

£12 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

Main Hall

£12 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 9 Aug

Main Hall

£12 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 12 more dates until 30 Aug back to top

The Wheatsheaf, London W1T

Sat 28 Mar

£20; £15 adv / 07760 488119

With Nish Kumar, Mae Martin, Adam Hess.

Sat 4 Apr

£12 / 07760 488119

A line-up of comedians perform stand-up material.

Sat 11 Apr

£20; £15 adv / 07760 488119

Stand up comedy from Spencer Brown, Adam Hess, Pierre Novellie.

…and 2 more dates until 25 Apr

Abi Roberts - Stand Up Comedy

Abi Roberts returns to Guildford Fringe Festival with her one woman stand-up show! Not to be missed.

The Star Inn, Guildford

Fri 10 Jul

£7

Sat 11 Jul

£7

Aidan Killian: Saving Julian Assange

Irish stand-up Aidan Killian presents a topical show about whistle-blowers.

Leicester Square Theatre, London WC2H

Sat 20 Jun

£10 / 0844 873 3433

Al Murray

Al Murray makes a career out of satirising the British booze culture and in doing so he comes across as quite a larger lout. Audiences will no doubt be surprised then to learn that he originally studied history at Oxford. It was around this time that he started writing for Week Ending and Spitting Image. He toured with…

The London Wonderground Spiegeltent, SE1

Fri 10 Jul

£25.50 / 0844 545 8282

Sat 11 Jul

£25.50 / 0844 545 8282

Sun 12 Jul

£25.50 / 0844 545 8282

Alex Horne: Monsieur Butterfly

Inventive and thought-provoking humour.

Soho Theatre, London W1D

Mon 4 May

£11–£19.25 / 020 7478 0100

Tue 5 May

£11–£19.25 / 020 7478 0100

Wed 6 May

£11–£19.25 / 020 7478 0100

…and 18 more dates until 6 Jun back to top

Andrew Maxwell: Banana Kingdom

Social commentary and political observations.

Udderbelly At Southbank Centre, London SE1

Fri 24 Apr

£17.50

Andy Parsons: Live & Unleashed – But Naturally Cautious

You'll know him best from Live at the Apollo and Mock the Week, Parsons is satirical and politically witty.

Soho Theatre, London W1D

Tue 26 May

£11–£22 / 020 7478 0100

Wed 27 May

£11–£22 / 020 7478 0100

Thu 28 May

£11–£22 / 020 7478 0100

…and 6 more dates until 6 Jun

Balls Out Comedy Club

A comedy mash-up night featuring up-and-coming acts, with stand-ups, poets, sketches, musical comedy and improv.

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Fri 22 May

Admirals Room

£5 / 01702 351135

The Bedford, London SW12

Fri 27 Mar

£14 (£11) / 020 8682 8940

The most recent stand-up material from Alistair Barrie, Tom Wrigglesworth, Geoff Boyz and Robert White.

Sat 28 Mar

£16 (£13) / 020 8682 8940

Stand-up material from Alistair Barrie, Tom Wrigglesworth and Geoff Boyz.

Fri 3 Apr

£14 (£11) / 020 8682 8940

Paul Thorne, Addy van der Borgh, Andy Askins and Fern Brady perform their most recent stand-up material.

…and 5 more dates until 18 Apr

The Best In Live Stand-Up Comedy

Expect wit and sharp humour.

The Glee Club, Nottingham

Fri 27 Mar

£10; £16.50 inc food ( £5) / 0871 472 0400

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

Sat 28 Mar

£10; £16.50 inc food ( £5) / 0871 472 0400

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

Fri 3 Apr

£10; £16.50 inc food ( £5) / 0871 472 0400

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

…and 69 more dates until 28 Nov back to top

The Best In Stand Up

Exactly what it says on the tin – The Comedy Store presents its best stand ups.

The Comedy Store, London SW1Y

Fri 27 Mar

£14 (£9) / 0844 871 7699

Opinionated and aggressive observations about his own experiences of life and the differences between American and British society, from wry Seattle-based stand-up Dave Fulton. Also featuring Michael Fabbri, Rob Deering, Paul Tonkinson and MC Paul Thorne.

Sat 28 Mar

£18; £23.50; £17.50 (£13; £13; £13) / 0844 871 7699

Opinionated and aggressive observations about his own experiences of life and the differences between American and British society, from wry Seattle-based stand-up Dave Fulton. Also featuring Michael Fabbri, Geoff Norcott, Rob Deering and MC Paul Thorne.

Sat 4 Apr

£20; £23.50; £17.50 / 0844 871 7699

Cheeky stand-up, parodies and songs from Isle of Wight-based comic Andy Askins. Also featuring Steve Harris, Prince Abdi and Matt Rees.

…and 16 more dates until 30 May

The Best In Stand-Up

Big names from the circuit showing off exactly why they're performing at a night called Best in Stand-up. No pressure then.

The Comedy Store Manchester

Sat 28 Mar

£18; £22 (£16; £16) / 0870 593 2932

Upbeat humour from Phoenix Nights actor, writer and radio presenter Justin Moorhouse. Also featuring Jason Cook, Rob Rouse, Marlon Davis and MC Imran Yusuf.

Sat 4 Apr

£22 (£16; £11) / 0870 593 2932

Energetic humour and surreal improvisations as Canadian stand-up Phil Nichol presents his brand of mischievous rantings. Also featuring Geoff Norcott, Roger Monkhouse, Mick Ferry and MC Danny McLoughlin.

Sat 11 Apr

£18; £22 (£16; £16; £11; £11) / 0870 593 2932

Sharp observational humour about life as a Northern bloke, Father and Manchester United fan, from Scarborough-born stand-up Paul Tonkinson. Also featuring Steve Shanyaski, Nathan Caton, Matt Rees and MC Ben Norris.

…and 7 more dates until 30 May

Best of Yesbar Virgins

Graham Barrie hosts the best of the up-and-coming talent showcased at the regular Vespbar Virgins night.

Yesbar, Glasgow

Sat 4 Apr

£5 / 0141 204 0060

Sat 2 May

£5 / 0141 204 0060

Sat 6 Jun

£5 / 0141 204 0060

…and 8 more dates until 6 Feb 2016

Beth Vyse: Get Up With Hands!

Surreal humour from the stand-up born in Stoke-On Trent.

Soho Theatre, London W1D

Mon 11 May

£10 / 020 7478 0100

Tue 12 May

£10 / 020 7478 0100