Comedy, free events

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A to Z Improv Comedy

A to Z battle for the right to be hilarious without a safety net. Support them!

The Kilderkin, Edinburgh

Fri 20 Mar

Free / 0131 556 2101

Absolute Improv Graduates

New talent night of improv featuring graduates of TBC's improv comedy course.

The Tron, Edinburgh

Sat 7 Mar

Free / 0131 225 3784

Allsortz

An evening packed with energy and talent.

Rich Mix, Bethnal Green

Sun 15 Mar

Main Space

Free / 020 7613 7498

A showcase of local acts.

  • 19:00 – 23:00 Allsortz Rich Mix, Bethnal Green

Sun 19 Apr

Main Space

Free / 020 7613 7498

A showcase of local acts.

  • 19:00 – 23:00 Allsortz Rich Mix, Bethnal Green

Sun 17 May

Main Space

Free / 020 7613 7498

A showcase of local acts.

  • 19:00 – 23:00 Allsortz Rich Mix, Bethnal Green

Camden Head, London N1

Fri 6 Mar

Free / 020 7359 0851

Anecdotal humour from Francis Foster. Also featuring Gary Tro, Paul David Collins, Yuriko Kotani and MC Barry Ferns.

Sat 7 Mar

Free / 020 7359 0851

Sharp stand-up from 2014 Foster's Comedy Awards Best Newcomer Nominee, Dane Baptiste. Also featuring Jack Barry, Harriett Kemsley, Max Dickins, Ben Clover, Masud Milas and MC Barry Ferns.

Sun 8 Mar

Free / 020 7359 0851

New act and material night, with Richard Todd.

…and 18 more dates until 29 Mar

Another Free Comedy Night

Stand up, character and sketch stylings from London and further afield.

The Star Of Kings, London N1

Mon 9 Mar

Free / 020 7278 9708

With Stuart Laws, Lolly Adefope, Twins and James Acaster.

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Barbara Nice

Free Night of Awesome stand up comedy at Antwerp Mansion Manchester with Barbara Nice

Antwerp Mansion, Manchester

Sun 29 Mar

Free / 07809 444950

Barry Ferns: The Barry Prophesy

Surreal and offbeat humour from the 2013 Malcolm Hardee Cunning Stunt Award-winner.

Camden Head, London N1

Tue 17 Mar

Free / 020 7359 0851

BBC Comedy Workshops: Comedy Commissioning: What Happens?

Learn the different ways there are to getting your script noticed by the head honchos at the BBC.

The Stand, Glasgow

Mon 23 Mar

Free (ticketed) / 0844 335 8879

Part of Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

BBC Comedy Workshops: Scripts – How Do You Write A Comedy?

There's a host of professionals on hand to try to explain the techniques behind writing a funny piece of work.

The Stand, Glasgow

Mon 16 Mar

Free (ticketed) / 0844 335 8879

Part of Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

Bear Jokes: Hosted By Andy Quirk

A night of comedy with ten comedians performing stand-up.

Pub On The Park, London E8

Tue 17 Mar

Free / 020 7923 3398

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Just The Tonic Comedy Club At The Forum, Nottingham

Thu 12 Mar

Free / 0115 910 0009

Stand-up from newer acts on the comedy circuit.

Thu 19 Mar

Free / 0115 910 0009

Stand-up from newer acts on the comedy circuit.

Thu 26 Mar

Free / 0115 910 0009

Stand-up from newer acts on the comedy circuit.

…and 5 more dates until 30 Apr

Billy Kirkwood: Show Me Your Tattoo

Billy Kirkwood is just naturally funny, which helps when he's trying to get audience members to put their tattoos on show. In an evening that's half stand-up, half chat show Billy talks about body art culture, displays photos of some of the rudest tattoos out there and one lucky audience member gets a free tattoo from…

Comedian Tattoo Studio, Glasgow

Fri 27 Mar

Free (ticketed) / 0141 332 3176

Part of Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

Brian Gittins: Work In Progress

The 'world's worst' stand-up Gittins tries out new material, with special guests.

Caroline Of Brunswick, Brighton

Wed 25 Mar

Upper Lounge

Free / 01273 624434

Bush Fest Comedy Festival 2015 Hollybush Cradley Heath

comedy festival near birmingham. "bush fest" hollybush cradley heath. real ale served. 50+ acts.

Holly Bush Ale House, Cradley Heath, Birmingham

Thu 16 Jul

Free

Fri 17 Jul

Free

Sat 18 Jul

Free

Sun 19 Jul

Free

Camden Comedy Open Mic Night

A free open mic comedy night held upstairs at the Cuban in Camden Market every Monday 8pm. Ten acts, some new, some pro, provide the funnies with MC Alastair Sadler at the helm.

The Cuban Bar, London NW1

Mon 9 Mar

Free

Mon 16 Mar

Free

Mon 23 Mar

Free

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Chris Henry's Comedy Creche

Chris Henry provides the laughs in his weekly comedy creche which sees eight acts perfecting their craft each time.

DRAM!, Glasgow

Tue 10 Mar

Free / 0141 332 1622

Tue 17 Mar

Free / 0141 332 1622

Tue 24 Mar

Free / 0141 332 1622

…and 18 more dates until 28 Jul

Chunks: Chunks of the Year 2015

The very first Chunks of the Year awards, comprising sketches, variety, animation, alt stuff and anything different that makes you laugh. Who'll win the coveted Golden Pineapple? You know what to do to find out.

The 13th Note Café/Bar, Glasgow

Wed 18 Mar

Free / 0141 553 1638

Part of Glasgow International Comedy Festival.

The Comedy Club

The Comedy Club Rotherham at the Carlton Park Hotel on Friday 13th March. 3 Top Comedians as Seen on TV.

Carlton Park Hotel, Rotherham

Fri 13 Mar

Free / 01709 849 955

The Comedy Club Wolverhampton

Laura Lex hosts a night of comedy, also featuring stand-up from Colin Cole and Herbie Adams.

Molineux Stadium, Wolverhampton

Fri 13 Mar

Free / 08712 222220

Comedy Lab Sharing: Skills

A stand-up show featuring participants from the Comedy Lab: Skills class.

Soho Theatre, London W1D

Sat 21 Mar

Free, adv booking is required / 020 7478 0100

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Comic FX: Seymour Mace

Stand-up from Mace, Dan Nicholas and MC John Goodfellow.

Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester

Fri 6 Mar

THE GREAT HALL

Free / 0161 833 9833

Theatre Royal Stratford East, London E15

Mon 30 Mar

Free

Stand-ups take to the stage to present their most recent material.

Dogstar Comedy

Six funny types who've dragged themselves out of bed to get you lot smiling.

The Dogstar, London SW9

Thu 26 Mar

Free / 07795 362823

Drunken Chorus: Drunken Nights III

A triple bill of performances inspired by the Great British Pub; from stand-up comedy and karaoke, to pub quizzes, live music and dance floor shenanigans.

Wagon & Horses, Lancaster

Fri 6 Mar

Free / 01524 846094

Drunken Nights III

Drunken Chorus presents performances from a selection of artists, all in the style of traditional variety shows.

The George Tavern, London E1

Wed 11 Mar

Free / 020 7790 7335

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