Late night events, Comedy, Stand-up

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The Wheatsheaf, London W1T

Sat 25 Apr

£12 / 07760 488119

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

AAA Stand-Up Late

Bound & Gagged Comedy Total sell-out 2010-2014 returns with a brand new line-up. 'Comedy the way it should be: laugh-a-minute, leaving the audience wishing the show was a little bit longer' ★★★★ (Fest). Paul McMullan: 'My hot tip as the next big thing' (Miles Crawford). 'His sharp wit had us rolling with laughter…

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh

Wed 5 Aug

The Cellar

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 6 Aug

The Cellar

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

The Cellar

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 24 more dates until 31 Aug

Abi Roberts: Downtown Abi

Observational stand-up from Roberts.

Old Fire Station, Oxford

Sat 23 May

£7 (£6) / 01865 263980

Abnormally Funny People

They’re back! Abnormally Funny People are 10 years old. Their brand new show will have different comedians every night. Each one will be packed with top notch stand-up, silly songs and a splash of improvisation. All the acts have a disability, except for the token non-disabled one. It’s all about inclusion! Produced by…

Stand in the Square, Edinburgh

Thu 6 Aug

£9 (£7)

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

£10 (£8)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

£10 (£8)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 31 Aug

Acute Britishness

'So You Think You're Funny' and 'Golden Jester' finalist Mark Daniels suffers from a syndrome known as Acute Britishness. His self-deprecating, sarcastic wit questions why Brits just won't complain, even about the country's biggest problems: school textbooks, STD clinics, Craig David and Nigella Lawson. He teaches us what…

Laughing Horse @ The Hobgoblin, Brighton

Fri 1 May

£5 (£4)

Sat 2 May

£5 (£4)

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Adam Blampied: I am Mr Children Man

Adam Blampied / Laughing Horse Free Festival Mr Children Man (The Beta Males' Adam Blampied) is the acclaimed children's author of Fabulous Fergus Goes to the Circus and is embarking on his debut reading tour. When asked why most of his stories feature animal death, existential panic or protagonists who really hate…

Laughing Horse @ The Counting House, Edinburgh

Thu 6 Aug

The Loft

Free / 0131 667 7533

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

The Loft

Free / 0131 667 7533

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

The Loft

Free / 0131 667 7533

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 30 Aug

Adams, Galletly & Murph: AGM

Like gags? Want a proper laugh? AGM - 50 minutes of just jokes! With Steve Adams, Stevenage survivor, downtrodden yet charming, making you laugh despite his misfortunes; master of the one-liner, Colin Galletly, providing a blizzard of jokes, from the clever, to the silly, to the downright surreal, and Johnny Murph who…

Lamb Comedy @ Nowhere Man, Brighton

Fri 8 May

£6.50 (£5)

Sat 9 May

£6.50 (£5)

Sun 10 May

£6.50 (£5)

Ade Foiadelli: A Clockwork Bollock

Following the success of Brighton's regular 'Funny Side Up' show and a monthly slot at the city's first comedy panel show, 'Sidesplitters', Ade Foiadelli is bringing his lackadaisical brand of tongue-lashing to Brighton Fringe. This is a must-see show that promises to leave you feeling bewildered, disturbed and delighted…

Laughing Horse @ The Hobgoblin, Brighton

Sat 9 May

Free

Fri 22 May

Free

Sat 23 May

Free

Fri 29 May

Free

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.

Andrew Maxwell: Banana Kingdom

Social commentary and political observations.

Udderbelly At Southbank Centre, London SE1

Fri 24 Apr

£17.50

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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

The Assembly Rooms Very Best of the Fest

The Assembly Rooms Eight superb showcases featuring the very best comedy from across the Fringe. The biggest names and the hottest new acts, together in one stunning show. With five major acts for the price of one and a different line-up every show, this sensational Friday and Saturday night spectacular is set to be…

Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh

Fri 7 Aug

The Music Hall

£15 / 0131 220 4348

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

The Music Hall

£15 / 0131 220 4348

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 14 Aug

The Music Hall

£15 / 0131 220 4348

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 5 more dates until 29 Aug

The Bedford, London SW12

Fri 24 Apr

£14; £16 (£13; £13) / 020 8682 8940

A night of stand up antics from Holly Walsh, Mike Gunn and Nick Dixon.

Sat 25 Apr

£14; £16 (£13; £13) / 020 8682 8940

A night of stand up antics from Holly Walsh, Mike Gunn and Nick Dixon.

Fri 1 May

£14 (£11) / 020 8682 8940

Stand up from Andrew Maxwell, Rudi Lickwood and John Moloney.

…and 6 more dates until 30 May

The Best In Live Stand-Up Comedy

Expect wit and sharp humour.

The Glee Club, Nottingham

Fri 24 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.

Sat 25 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.

Fri 1 May

£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 61 more dates until 28 Nov

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 24 Apr

£20; £14 (£9) / 0844 871 7699

Sharp observational humour about life as a Northern bloke, Father and Manchester United fan, from Scarborough-born stand-up Paul Tonkinson. Also featuring Alistair Barrie, Jarlath Reagan and MC Stephen Grant.

Sat 25 Apr

£23.50; £17.50 / 0844 871 7699

Sharp observational humour about life as a Northern bloke, Father and Manchester United fan, from Scarborough-born stand-up Paul Tonkinson. Also featuring Mick Ferry, Alistair Barrie, Jarlath Reagan and MC Stephen Grant.

Fri 1 May

£20; £14; £23.50; £17.50 (£9) / 0844 871 7699

Sharp storytelling from Canadian stand-up Sean Collins. Also featuring Roger Monkhouse, Imran Yusuf, Daniel Sloss and MC Ian Coppinger.

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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 25 Apr

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

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 Jason Cook, Christian Reilly, Prince Abdi and MC Sean Meo.

Sat 2 May

£22 / 0870 593 2932

Intelligent topical observations and witty satire from Paul Thorne. Also featuring Mike Gunn, Glenn Wool, Scott Capurro and MC Dave Williams.

Sat 9 May

£18; £22 (£12; £16; £9; £11) / 0870 593 2932

Sharp storytelling from Canadian stand-up Sean Collins. Also featuring Danny McLoughlin, The Noise Next Door, Paul Thorne and MC Tom Wrigglesworth.

…and 12 more dates until 1 Aug

Best of Scottish Comedy

A showcase of the finest comedy talent from north of the border, flying the flag of Scottish talent without looking like a hooligan.

The Stand Comedy Club V, Edinburgh

Fri 7 Aug

Stand 6

£12 (£10) / 0131 558 7272

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

Stand 6

£12 (£10) / 0131 558 7272

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 9 Aug

Stand 6

£12 (£10) / 0131 558 7272

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 20 more dates until 30 Aug

Best Of The Comedy Store

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

Udderbelly At Southbank Centre, London SE1

Sat 25 Apr

£19

Sat 2 May

£19

Sat 9 May

£19

…and 9 more dates until 11 Jul

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

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 2 May

£5 / 0141 204 0060

Sat 6 Jun

£5 / 0141 204 0060

Sat 4 Jul

£5 / 0141 204 0060

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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

Big Value Comedy Show – Late

Just the Tonic Established as one of the best shows on the Fringe. Four different comedians to the earlier show. Two hours, four acts for £10 or less. 'Top comedy, top value' (List). Age category: 14+

Just the Tonic at the Community Project, Edinburgh

Thu 6 Aug

The Old Foundry Room

£5 (£4)

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

The Old Foundry Room

£7.50 (£6.50)

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

The Old Foundry Room

£10 (£9)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 30 Aug

#BlurredMinds – Free

Rob Mulholland and Monty Burns / Free Festival Mulholland and Burns present an anarchic, hilarious hour of irreverent, genre-busting stand-up about their drug and alcohol issues, failed relationships and shambolic lives, and try not to kill each other or themselves. ‘A riot’ (Lancashire Telegraph). Age category: 16+

Laughing Horse @ The Three Sisters, Edinburgh

Thu 6 Aug

The Yurt Locker

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

The Yurt Locker

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

The Yurt Locker

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 20 more dates until 30 Aug

Both Worlds

Tom Allen brings his new show 'Both Worlds' to Brighton Fringe featuring brand new stand-up material.

The Warren: Theatre Box, Brighton

Wed 20 May

£8.50 (£7)

Thu 21 May

£8.50 (£7)

Brickhead: Yeah Yeah

Surreal clown Brickhead takes you on a journey to worlds both weird and profound. Absurd, intimate and heartfelt. Lecoq-trained and a member of acclaimed theatre company, Intuitive Creatures, Brickhead ventures out on his own with a solo clown show exploring the loneliness and bizarreness of modern day living.

Laughing Horse @ The Quadrant, Brighton

Wed 13 May

Free

Thu 14 May

Free

Fri 15 May

Free

Sat 16 May

Free

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