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The Wurzels

The legendary four-piece performs scrumpy and western, and comical country, including the tracks 'The Combine Harvester' and 'I Am A Cider Drinker'.

The Assembly, Leamington Spa

Fri 15 Nov

£17.50 / 0845 888 7581

Blake Hall, Bridgwater

Sat 14 Dec

£17

Brudenell Social Club, Leeds

Sat 31 Aug

£22 / 0113 275 2411

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2 Clowns 1 Cup

Ugly Bucket Theatre Sex. It’s raw, passionate and intimate. But sometimes, sex can be downright funny. Ugly Bucket have invited women to dish all the dirty details, and now they invite you to join two clowns on a wild journey of sex and self-discovery! From puberty to puppetry, condoms to clowning, music and…

Greenside @ Infirmary Street, Edinburgh

Fri 2 Aug

Ivy Studio

£9 (£7)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

Ivy Studio

£9 (£7)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 6 Aug

Ivy Studio

£9 (£7)

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 5 more dates until 17 Aug

Ahir Shah: Dots

Ahir Shah Nominated for Best Show at the Edinburgh Comedy Awards in 2017 and 2018, Ahir Shah returns to the Fringe with a new hour of funny and good stand-up. Shah's most recent show, Duffer, was performed to packed houses and critical acclaim at last year's Edinburgh Fringe, followed by a sold-out run in London's West…

Monkey Barrel Comedy, Edinburgh

Thu 1 Aug

Monkey Barrel 3

£5 / 0845 500 1056

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

Monkey Barrel 3

£8 / 0845 500 1056

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

Monkey Barrel 3

£8 / 0845 500 1056

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 25 Aug

Alexander Armstrong: All Mouth & Some Trousers

In his revealing new one man show, All Mouth and Some Trousers, Alexander Armstrong will be baring all. Expect candid stories, laughter, music and some relief that ‘baring all' is just a figurative expression. Known from Armstrong & Miller to Pointless, from Hey Duggee to Classic FM, find out what lurks behind the…

Alban Arena, St Albans

Wed 20 Nov

£29.50 / 01727 844488

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Fri 22 Nov

£29.50 / 01256 844244

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Tue 12 Nov

£33.65

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…and at 3 other places

All Killa No Filla

Hit podcast from comedians Rachel Fairburn and Kiri Pritchard-McLean who share their passion for serial killers.

1532 Performing Arts Centre, Bristol

Sat 28 Sep

Prices to be confirmed / 0117 259 1532

City Varieties Music Hall, Leeds

Sun 29 Sep

Prices to be confirmed / 0113 243 0808

The Frog & Bucket, Manchester

Sun 6 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0161 236 9805

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Andy Parsons: Work in Progress

Join Andy Parsons (Mock The Week) one of Britain’s finest political comedians as he tries out material ahead of his new tour ‘Healing The Nation’ coming in 2019-2020.

Museum Of Comedy, London WC1A

Thu 4 Jul

Sold out / 020 7534 1744

Pleasance Theatre, London N7

Thu 18 Jul

£10 / 020 7609 1800

Arabella Weir: Does My Mum Loom Big in This?

Berk's Nest in association with Casarotto Ramsay & Associates The mother of all confessional shows from the bestselling author and star of The Fast Show and Two Doors Down. Does My Mum Loom Big In This? is for everyone who’s had a mother or been a mother, featuring hair-raising hilarious true stories from…

Assembly George Square, Edinburgh

Mon 12 Aug

Two

£13 (£12) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 13 Aug

Two

£13 (£12) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 14 Aug

Two

£13 (£12) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 11 more dates until 25 Aug

Atomic Saloon Show

Spiegelworld The wildest watering hole in town. Madam Boozy Skunkton has been collecting the prettiest, sexiest, dumbest, drunkest troupe of entertainers and acrobats on earth, and is determined to create the greatest saloon show the world has ever known. Moulin Rouge meets Blazing Saddles, and America's Got Talent…

Assembly George Square, Edinburgh

Thu 1 Aug

Palais du Variete

£12 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

Palais du Variete

£12 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

Palais du Variete

£18 (£17) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 25 Aug

Audible Live

Audible UK / Plosive Productions Audible hosts two weeks of completely free live comedy shows, showcasing the finest acts the festival has to offer, all being recorded for the audio series, Audible Live. Previous shows have featured Reginald D Hunter, Lost Voice Guy, Janeane Garofalo, Josie Long, Phil Wang, Mark…

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh

Tue 13 Aug

Cabaret Bar

Free / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 14 Aug

Cabaret Bar

Free / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 15 Aug

Cabaret Bar

Free / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 9 more dates until 24 Aug

Backyard Comedy Club

Hand-picked acts from the circuit, compered by great local and not-so-local talents.

Backyard Bar & Kitchen, London E2

Thu 20 Jun

Fri 21 Jun

£10 Early Bird £5

Sat 22 Jun

£10 Early Bird £5

…and 36 more dates until 27 Sep

Bollywood and Birmingham to Berlin and Brexit

Dharmander Singh / Free Festival Growing up, I was too brown for white kids and the wrong kind of brown for brown kids. That’s when I first questioned my identity. 'A wonderful show! Very funny and also quite moving. A personal story that takes in religion, politics and identity – with one-liners we were still quoting…

Laughing Horse @ Espionage, Edinburgh

Thu 1 Aug

Bunker

Free / 0131 477 7007

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & Free Festival.

Fri 2 Aug

Bunker

Free / 0131 477 7007

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & Free Festival.

Sat 3 Aug

Bunker

Free / 0131 477 7007

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & Free Festival.

…and 22 more dates until 25 Aug

Bottoms Up!

Minotaur Theatre Company Wayne is a conman. Wayne doesn't want to pay taxes anymore. Wayne discovers that the heads of all religious bodies are excluded from doing so. Luckily enough, this is around the same time he discovers he's the reincarnation of Jesus Christ. With the help of fellow con artist Kathie, Wayne has…

theSpace on the Mile, Edinburgh

Fri 2 Aug

Space 1

£8 (£6) / 0845 508 8316

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

Space 1

£8 (£6) / 0845 508 8316

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 5 Aug

Space 1

£8 (£6) / 0845 508 8316

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 11 more dates until 17 Aug

Breakneck Comedy

An night of stand-up comedy.

Breakneck Comedy Club, Aberdeen

Thu 20 Jun

£5.63–£16.88 / 07702 305532

Bruce Fummey plus guests

Fri 21 Jun

£5.63–£16.88 / 07702 305532

Bruce Fummey plus guests

Sat 22 Jun

£5.63–£16.88 / 07702 305532

Bruce Fummey plus guests

…and 83 more dates until 30 Nov

Brighton Comedy Garden: Alan Davies

The first ever Brighton Comedy Garden plants its roots this June with five nights of sensational stand-up in the Big Top paired with street-food, craft beers and more in the glorious Preston Park. Alan Davies is best known as the much-lauded resident dunderhead on QI, and charming but reticent crime solver Jonathan…

Royal Pavilion Gardens, Brighton

Wed 19 Jun

£22

Bristol Revunions: Party

Bristol Revunions The Bristol Revunions return to Edinburgh and this time they’ve got something to celebrate. After 11 years of performing sketch comedy at the Fringe they’re throwing the biggest party ever and you're invited (provided you pay the entry fee). Given the excitement of everyone to perform their favourite…

La Belle Angèle, Edinburgh

Thu 1 Aug

La Belle Angele

£5 (£4) / 0131 220 1161

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

La Belle Angele

£5 (£4) / 0131 220 1161

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

La Belle Angele

£5 (£4) / 0131 220 1161

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 25 Aug

Bugsy Malone

Captivate Theatre Join Bugsy, Fat Sam, Tallulah, Blousey and Dandy Dan for a fun time full of laughs, songs and lots of splurge! A great show for all the family, and is sure to inspire younger members of the audience to tread the boards! 'Genuinely feel-good musical with shedloads of talent from a young cast…

Rose Theatre, Edinburgh

Fri 2 Aug

Main Theatre

£15 (£12) / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

Main Theatre

£15 (£12) / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

Main Theatre

£15 (£12) / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 7 more dates until 11 Aug

Caitlin Cook: Death Wish

Caitlin Cook Since she was seventeen, Caitlin Cook has lived by a code: if something scares her, she has to do it. Or, as she says, 'It's better to face your fears than fear your face.' Not your conventional stand-up, Cook masterfully combines witty one-liners and scintillating storytelling with hilariously irreverent…

Just the Tonic at the Community Project, Edinburgh

Thu 1 Aug

Just The Meeting Room

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

Just The Meeting Room

£5

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

Just The Meeting Room

£5

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 25 Aug

The Cambridge Footlights International Tour Show 2019: Look Alive!

The Cambridge Footlights Join 'the most renowned sketch troupe of them all' (Independent) as they embark on another exceptional world tour, performing to over 20,000 people across two continents. Last year's tour travelled to London, Edinburgh, California, Chicago, New York, Cambridge, and many more. Don't miss your…

Pleasance Dome, Edinburgh

Wed 31 Jul

AceDome

£8 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 1 Aug

AceDome

£8 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

AceDome

£8 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 23 more dates until 26 Aug

Colin Geddis: General Banter

Venomous social commentary from the stand-up and podcaster.

The Limelight, Belfast

Fri 28 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 028 9032 7007

The SSE Arena, Belfast

Sat 11 Jan 2020

£27.50 / 028 9073 9074

Comedian's Charity Comedy Night

Join some of the best comedians in the business as they bring the funny for charity. This is a night where comedians host a show to raise money for Comedy Support Act, a charity that helps fellow comics who have suddenly suffered a sudden illness and are unable to work. David Ward will be hosting a fantastic…

Backyard Bar & Kitchen, London E2

Mon 8 Jul

Early Bird £10

Comedy at the Park

An evening of stand-up comedy.

Sandy Park Stadium, Exeter

Fri 28 Jun

£8–£15 / 01392 890890

Comedy Bar

Guest acts take to the stage for an evening of laughter.

Luton Library Theatre

Fri 21 Jun

£5 / 01582 878100

Fri 26 Jul

£5 / 01582 878100

Comedy Central's FriendsFest

Even years after the final episode aired, Friends is still madly popular. If you've always dreamed as grabbing a coffee at Central Perk or lounging at Monica's apartment, this exhibition recreates some of the best-loved locations.

Blaise Castle Estate, Blaise House Museum, Henbury, Bristol

…and 7 more dates until 1 Sep

Heaton Park, Manchester

…and 14 more dates until 18 Aug

Kennington Park, London SE11

Fri 20 Sep

Times & prices to be confirmed

Sat 21 Sep

Times & prices to be confirmed

Sun 22 Sep

Times & prices to be confirmed

…and 7 more dates until 29 Sep

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Comedy in the Dark

Just the Tonic Edinburgh C/O Yippee Productions Ltd This unique comedy experience returns to the Edinburgh after sell-out shows across the UK and Europe. At Comedy in the Dark, the audience's senses are heightened – things look and sound different. Past acts include Sarah Millican, Kevin Bridges, Jon Richardson, Shappi…

Just the Tonic at the Community Project, Edinburgh

Thu 1 Aug

The Old Foundry Room

£6

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

The Old Foundry Room

£12

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

The Old Foundry Room

£12

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 19 more dates until 25 Aug

ComedySportz

Improvisational comedy from two teams who are battling it out for laughs by creating sketches, songs and all kinds of scenes from audience suggestions.

Waterside Arts Centre, Sale

Sat 31 Aug

£7 (£5) / 0161 912 5616