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Give My Head Peace

Character filled stand-up with Tim McGarry featuring Ulster's favourite dysfunctional family.

Grand Opera House, Belfast

Fri 13 Mar

£12.25–£25.25 / 028 9024 0411

BBC Scotland Presents Best of Red Raw

If you fancy catching the stars of tomorrow today, then you'll be aware of The Stand's weekly beginner's showcase for those wannabe funnypeople tentatively treading the comedy boards. Now's your chance to see the best of the newbies, and, since it's the festival and all, there may be an appearance or two from better-known…

The Stand, Glasgow

Tue 17 Mar

£5 / 0844 335 8879

Part of Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

Tue 24 Mar

£5 / 0844 335 8879

Part of Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

Rob Auton: The Face Show

The Face Show is a comedy/theatre/talking show about faces.

Soho Theatre, London W1D

Thu 5 Mar

£12.50 / 020 7478 0100

Fri 6 Mar

£12.50 / 020 7478 0100

Sat 7 Mar

£12.50 / 020 7478 0100

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

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.

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Bridget Christie: An Ungrateful Woman

  • 4 stars

Winner of the 2013 Foster's Comedy Award with her show A Bic For Her (based on the ever-so-misogynistic pen for ladies released by Bic that year), Bridget's latest show is more of the same deliciously scathing explorations of the world. Bridget came to the nation's attention throughout the mid-late 00s, after being…

Soho Theatre, London W1D

Mon 2 Mar

Soho Downstairs

£20 (£17.50) / 020 7478 0100

Tue 3 Mar

Soho Downstairs

£20 (£17.50) / 020 7478 0100

Wed 4 Mar

Soho Downstairs

£20 (£17.50) / 020 7478 0100

…and 18 more dates until 23 May

Comedy Store Players

A regular night, often featuring some legendary faces of the improv scene including Paul Merton, Josie Lawrence and Lee Simpson.

The Comedy Store, London SW1Y

Fri 6 Mar

£14 / 0844 871 7699

The Comedy Store Late Show

Sat 7 Mar

£17.50 / 0844 871 7699

The Comedy Store Late Show

Fri 13 Mar

£14 / 0844 871 7699

The Comedy Store Late Show

…and 14 more dates until 2 May

Glasgow Gong Show

Anyone at all can take to the stage tonight and see if they can go the full five minutes against the vicious red cards given to the audience. A light-hearted night of fun and a chance to try out new material. Hosted by Graham Mackie.

The State Bar, Glasgow

Sat 28 Mar

£5 / 0141 332 2159

Part of Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

Jimmy Carr: Funny Business

Acerbic wit and dark, deadpan one-liners from familiar telly face Carr.

Pyramid & Parr Hall, Warrington

Sat 26 Sep

£25 / 01925 442345

Lloyd Langford: Old Fashioned

  • 3 stars

Langford chats about how exasperated and bamboozled he is about so many elements of modern life. You've seen him on Russell Howard's Good News, The Now Show, 8 Out of 10 Cats and QI, and he's written for countless others, including Live at the Apollo, Never Mind the Buzzcocks and The King is Dead. Back in 2004, he won…

The Stand, Glasgow

Sun 15 Mar

£10 / 0844 335 8879

Part of Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

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Peter Powers

Hypnotist act from Powers, who has been called 'the Ali G of stage hypnosis'. Please note the Fri show is a 'Fun Night Friday', Sat 7.30pm show is 'Saucy Saturday' (safe for teens) and the Sat 'Midnight Madness' is over 18s only.

Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow

Sat 7 Mar

£12.50–£16 / 0141 332 1846

  • 00:00 (Sunday morning) Peter Powers Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow

Robert Newman's New Theory Of Evolution

  • 3 stars

Chaotic stand-up based around the development of the human race.

Hen & Chickens, London N1

Fri 6 Mar

£10 (£5) / 020 7354 8246

Sat 7 Mar

£10 (£5) / 020 7354 8246

Thu 19 Mar

£10 (£5) / 020 7354 8246

…and 2 more dates until 21 Mar

The Wheatsheaf, London W1T

Sat 7 Mar

£20; £15 adv / 07760 488119

Stand up comedy from Pierre Novellie, Harriet Kemsley, Inder Manocha.

Sat 14 Mar

£20; £15 adv / 07760 488119

Stand up comedy from Iain Stirling, Edd Hedges, Inder Manocha.

Sat 21 Mar

£20; £15 adv / 07760 488119

Stand up comedy from Pierre Novellie, Juliet Meyers, Edd Hedges.

…and 5 more dates until 25 Apr

Aamer Rahman: The Truth Hurts

Uncompromising wit and political humour.

Soho Theatre, London W1D

Mon 9 Mar

Downstairs

£16.50–£19.25 / 07786 630764

Tue 10 Mar

Downstairs

£16.50–£19.25 / 07786 630764

Wed 11 Mar

Downstairs

£16.50–£19.25 / 07786 630764

Thu 12 Mar

Downstairs

£16.50–£19.25 / 07786 630764

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

£8

Sat 11 Jul

£8

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Ahir Shah: Texture

Ahir Shah presents Texture: a stand-up show about adulthood, romance, drinking, loneliness, deer, and other things of that nature.

Soho Theatre, London W1D

Tue 3 Mar

£12.50 / 020 7478 0100

Wed 4 Mar

£12.50 / 020 7478 0100

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

Alex Edelman: Millennial

Stand-up from the New York-based comedian who has lived in Boston, LA and Jerusalem.

Soho Theatre, London W1D

Fri 13 Mar

£16.50 / 020 7478 0100

Sat 14 Mar

£16.50 / 020 7478 0100

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

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.

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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.

Anna Devitt: Last One Standing

Anna gets all nostalgic about how her comedy career began.

The State Bar, Glasgow

Fri 13 Mar

£10 / 0141 332 2159

Part of Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

The Bedford, London SW12

Fri 6 Mar

£14 (£11) / 020 8682 8940

Stand-ups Loretta Maine, Michael Fabbri and Luke Toulson perform their most recent material.

Sat 7 Mar

£16 (£13) / 020 8682 8940

Loretta Maine, Michael Fabbri and Colin Owens perform their most recent stand-up material.

Fri 13 Mar

£14; £16 (£13; £13) / 020 8682 8940

Stand-ups Ian Stone, Stuart Goldsmith, Josh Howie and Pierre Hollins perform their most recent material.

…and 7 more dates until 4 Apr

Beppe Grillo

Italian comedian and political activist.

O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire, London W12

Sun 22 Mar

£30.93–£37.68 / 0844 477 2000

The Best In Live Stand-Up Comedy

Expect wit and sharp humour.

The Glee Club, Nottingham

Sat 7 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 13 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 14 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.

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