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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

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

Sat 28 Mar

£6–£8 (£8–£10) / 0141 332 1622

Part of Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

The Festival Club

Five top acts from the festival get together for some late-night laughs.

The Stand, Glasgow

Sat 28 Mar

£12–£15 (£10–£12) / 0844 335 8879

Part of Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

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.

Patrick Kielty

Biting wit and incisive satire from the Dundrum-born stand-up.

Grand Opera House, Belfast

Fri 10 Apr

£13.75–£27.75 / 028 9024 0411

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Round the Clock Comedy Roadshow

An entire Saturday of comedy in aid of Cancer Research UK. Dive from bar to bar with some of the fest's best stand-up, character and improv each time.

The Admiral, Glasgow

Sat 28 Mar

£16 (£14) / 0141 221 7705

With three hours to go, it's the 'Magic Ending' part of the day. Part of Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

Mini Bar, Glasgow

Sat 28 Mar

£16 (£14) / 0141 332 2732

'Face the Final Curtain' event. Part of Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

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.

Soho Theatre, London W1D

Mon 29 Jun

Soho Downstairs

£12 / 020 7478 0100

Tue 30 Jun

Soho Downstairs

£12 / 020 7478 0100

Wed 1 Jul

Soho Downstairs

£12 / 020 7478 0100

…and 5 more dates until 11 Jul

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

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 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

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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

Katherine Ryan: Glam Role Model

  • 4 stars

Witty jokes and pop culture observations from the Canadian stand-up and TV star.

Udderbelly At Southbank Centre, London SE1

Fri 19 Jun

£14.50–£15.50

Richard Herring: Lord Of The Dance Settee

  • 3 stars

Sharp and intelligent satire inspired by mis-hearing the lyrics to a well-known hymn.

Udderbelly At Southbank Centre, London SE1

Thu 25 Jun

£16.50

Thu 2 Jul

£16.50

The Saturday Show

Saturday nights à la Stand are normally a sold out affair so it's worth booking in advance and getting in early for the edibles. (Food. Not ladies.)

The Stand, Edinburgh

Sat 28 Mar

£15 / 0131 558 7272

With Jason John Whitehead, John Gillick, Richard Hunter and host Martin Mor.

Sat 4 Apr

£15 / 0131 558 7272

With Dave Johns, John Ross, Sean McLoughlin and host Raymond Mearns.

Sat 11 Apr

£15 / 0131 558 7272

With Ron Vaudry, Chris Forbes, Paul F Taylor and host Joe Heenan.

…and 3 more dates until 29 Aug

Stewart Francis: Pun Gent

Surreal and deadpan one-liners from the Canadian stand-up and TV regular, as seen on Mock The Week and Live At The Apollo.

Soho Theatre, London W1D

Mon 13 Apr

£10 / 020 7478 0100

Tue 14 Apr

£10 / 020 7478 0100

Wed 15 Apr

£10 / 020 7478 0100

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Tom Stade: Decisions Decisions

The charmingly vicious, laid-back Canadian presents his latest solo show.

King's Theatre, Glasgow

Sat 28 Mar

£17 / 0844 871 7648

Part of Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

Leicester Square Theatre, London WC2H

Thu 9 Apr

£17.50 (£16) / 0844 873 3433

Fri 10 Apr

£17.50 (£16) / 0844 873 3433

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 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.

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

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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

Bob Slayer: Fat Jockey

Slayer's life has been interesting, to say the least. A rock tour manager-turned-comedian, his previous career saw him look after the likes of Snoop Dogg and the Bloodhound Gang. Now he claims he used to be a jockey. Unbelievable? You'll have to take his word for it.

The Griffin, Glasgow

Sat 28 Mar

£5 / 0141 331 5170

Part of Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

Sun 29 Mar

£5 / 0141 331 5170

Part of Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

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

Fri 8 May

Soho Downstairs

£20 (£17.50) / 020 7478 0100

Sat 9 May

Soho Downstairs

£20 (£17.50) / 020 7478 0100

Sun 10 May

Soho Downstairs

£20 (£17.50) / 020 7478 0100

…and 13 more dates until 23 May

Catriona Knox: Thinks She's Hard Enough

Star of Charlie Brooker's Weekly Wipe, Catriona Knox presents, her most recent stand-up show.

Soho Theatre, London W1D

Thu 16 Apr

£12.50 (£10) / 020 7478 0100

Fri 17 Apr

£12.50 (£10) / 020 7478 0100

Sat 18 Apr

£12.50 (£10) / 020 7478 0100

The Comedian's Comedian Podcast With Stuart Goldsmith

Special guest stand-ups share their creative secrets.

Soho Theatre, London W1D

Sun 5 Apr

Soho Downstairs

£10 (£7.50) / 020 7478 0100

Tue 5 May

Soho Downstairs

£10 (£7.50) / 020 7478 0100

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