Late night events, Comedy, Stand-up

159 events

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Caroline Of Brunswick, Brighton

Sun 3 May

Free, ticketed / 01273 624434

Mon 4 May

Free, ticketed / 01273 624434

Jamie MacDonald: Oblivious

Jamie MacDonald Britain's hottest blind comedian returns! One man, one mic, one white stick and countless rave reviews. 'One of the funniest Scots on the circuit' ★★★★ (Sunday Herald). 'Hilarious' ★★★★ (BroadwayBaby.com). 'Brilliant' ★★★★ (Edinburgh Festivals Magazine).

Assembly George Square, Edinburgh

Wed 5 Aug

Four

£5 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 6 Aug

Four

£5 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

Four

£5 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 30 Aug

Jason Byrne's Special Eye

A brand new high-energy show for 2013 from the Dublin-born stand-up.

Udderbelly At Southbank Centre, London SE1

Fri 17 Jul

£20

Jem Brookes: Punisment

Jem Brookes If you are into words, then this is the show for you. Puns, one-liners, spoken words and sketchy bits all feature. I'd tell you more, but I'm quickly running out of words. ‘Good old-fashioned comedy’ (ThreeWeeks). ‘Smashing one-liners’ (ThreeWeeks).

Laughing Horse @ The Three Sisters, Edinburgh

Thu 6 Aug

The Staff Room

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

The Staff Room

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

The Staff Room

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 30 Aug

Jimmy Cricket: Great Value for a Tenner Show

Clean-cut and traditional humour from the Irish stand-up.

Babbacombe Theatre, Torquay

Sun 28 Jun

£10 (Seniors £10; Children £5) / 01803 328385

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Joe Foster & Mike Cox: JAM Comedy

Joe Foster and Mike Cox team up again for another JAM Comedy! After a successful run in Edinburgh '13 and a short run in Camden '14, JAM Comedy returns offering the ultimate combination of comedy and preserves. Both comics have an observational and anecdotal style which complements the other's perfectly, with Mike's…

Lamb Comedy @ Nowhere Man, Brighton

Fri 1 May

£6.50 (£5)

Fri 8 May

£6.50 (£5)

Fri 22 May

£6.50 (£5)

John Hastings: Marked from the Start

CKP John is a premature born, twitchy, nervous yet confident, agnostic, coddled, only grandson in his family. After years of being protected from any sort of responsibility he recently became his nephew's godfather. Come see how this brought John and his father closer together, and discover why the NHS isn't really…

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh

Wed 5 Aug

Bunker One

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 6 Aug

Bunker One

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

Bunker One

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 23 more dates until 30 Aug

Jongleurs Comedy Club

Smart observations and social and political anecdotes from 2011 Black Comedy Awards Best Young Comic winner, Nathan Caton, and playful, upbeat humour and razor-sharp wit from former contestant on ITV's Show Me The Funny, Rudi Lickwood.

Sway, London WC2B

Sat 2 May

£13–£20; £20–£40 / 020 7404 6114

The most recent material from stand-ups Simon Bligh and Wayne Deakin.

Sat 9 May

£20–£40 / 020 7404 6114

Stand-ups Pierre Hollins and Geoff Boyz take to the stage to perform their most recent routines.

Sat 16 May

£20–£40 / 020 7404 6114

Stand up from Windsor, Carl Hutchinson and Slim.

…and 5 more dates until 27 Jun

Jonny Awsum: Everything is Awsum

Lee Martin for Gag Reflex Join Jonny for the follow-up to his 2014 debut hit as he returns to Edinburgh with a show celebrating all things awsum! You're guaranteed to leave with a smile on your face after this laugh-packed hour of musical comedy and feel-good factor. 'A truly magnificent show … if The X Factor had a…

Gilded Balloon Teviot, Edinburgh

Wed 5 Aug

Balcony

£6 / 0131 622 6552

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 6 Aug

Balcony

£6 / 0131 622 6552

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

Balcony

£6 / 0131 622 6552

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 30 Aug

Joseph Morpurgo: Odessa

Surreal humour and character comedy.

Soho Theatre, London W1D

Wed 13 May

£10; £12.50 (£10) / 020 7478 0100

Thu 14 May

£10; £12.50 (£10) / 020 7478 0100

Fri 15 May

£10; £12.50 (£10) / 020 7478 0100

Sat 16 May

£10; £12.50 (£10) / 020 7478 0100

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Joseph Morpurgo: Stranded!

The acclaimed, multimedia comic presents his third solo show.

Old Fire Station, Oxford

Thu 28 May

£7 (£6) / 01865 263980

Joseph Morpurgo: Work In Progress

JOSEPH MORPURGO returns to The Invisible Dot Ltd. to try out some brand new charades.

The Invisible Dot Ltd, London N1

Tue 19 May

£5 / 020 7424 8918

Josie Long: Investigations

Stand-up act Josie Long and investigative journalist Martin Williams present this show about investigations and findings, along with adventures and topical humour.

The Invisible Dot Ltd, London N1

Wed 20 May

£10 (£9) / 020 7424 8918

Loughborough Town Hall

Fri 15 May

£9 / 01509 231914

New and established stand-ups take to the stage to perform their most recent material.

Fri 12 Jun

£9 / 01509 231914

Monthly comedy showcase featuring established and up-and-coming stand-ups. Line-up to be announced.

Karl Sparx: A Kick in the Vortex

Jump into the bizarre world of Karl Sparx for a life-changing whodunnit?/comedy rollercoaster full of the joys of destruction containing apple crumble,erotic nonsense plus music from the Silent Assassin. Learn constipation resolution impact training and how to catch a crook. Suckabunny-Superfunny!

The Blue Man, Brighton

Wed 6 May

£5 / 01273 726003

Wed 13 May

£5 / 01273 726003

Wed 20 May

£5 / 01273 726003

Wed 27 May

£5 / 01273 726003

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Kate Smurthwaite: Leftie Cock Womble

Highbrow, left-wing, feminist, atheist comedy from Three Weeks Award winner Kate Smurthwaite. As seen on Question Time. Writer for BBC3's BAFTA-winning 'The Revolution Will Be Televised'. A show about free speech and language.

The Warren: Theatre Box, Brighton

Sat 16 May

£9 (£7.50)

Sun 17 May

£9 (£7.50)

Kernow King: Minority Rapport

Cornish stand-up Kernow King performs his most recent material.

Komedia Brighton

Mon 4 May

£12 / 08452 938480

Kevin J: Council Estate of Mind

So Comedy The award-winning star of MTV's Comedy Funhouse brings his debut hour to the Fringe in 'a show rammed full of energy and laughs' (Skinny). 'A refreshing and important comedy voice' (Sunday Times). Age category: 16+

Gilded Balloon Teviot, Edinburgh

Wed 5 Aug

The Study

£5 / 0131 622 6552

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 6 Aug

The Study

£5 / 0131 622 6552

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

The Study

£5 / 0131 622 6552

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 30 Aug

Krater Comedy Club

Regularly firing comedy at you from all cylinders, with a stellar line-up each time.

Komedia Brighton

Sat 2 May

£37 inc meal, show and side dish; £34 inc meal and show; £14 show; £9 disabled; £34 inc meal and show; £17.50 inc show and nachos; £14 show; £9… / 08452 938480

MC Stephen Grant introduces stand-up material from Andrew Bird, Stefano Paolini and The Noise Next Door.

Sat 9 May

£37.50 inc meal, show and side dish; £34 inc meal and show; £14 show; £9 disabled; £34 inc meal and show; £17.50 inc show and nachos; £14 show; £9… / 08452 938480

MC Stephen Grant introduces stand-up material from Rob Deering, Imran Yusuf and Daliso Chapondo.

Sat 16 May

£37.50 inc meal, show and side dish; £34 inc meal and show; £14 show; £9 disabled; £34 inc meal and show; £17.50 inc show and nacho; £14 show; £9… / 08452 938480

MC Stephen Grant introduces stand-ups Mike Gunn, Alistair Barrie and Paul Sinha to the stage.

…and 2 more dates until 30 May

Lemsip & Cigarettes

Stand-up material from Stuart Black.

Caroline Of Brunswick, Brighton

Fri 1 May

Free / 01273 624434

Sat 2 May

Free / 01273 624434

Sun 3 May

Free / 01273 624434

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Luisa Omielan: Am I Right Ladies?

  • 3 stars

The comedian with a follow-up to her What Would Beyonce Do? show.

Udderbelly At Southbank Centre, London SE1

Fri 26 Jun

£17.50

Luisa Omielan: What Would Beyonce Do?

Contemporary stand-up and improv from the up-and-coming comic as she compares her life and achievements to those of the popular singer.

Udderbelly At Southbank Centre, London SE1

Fri 26 Jun

£17.50

Marcus Brigstocke: Why the Long Face?

Off The Kerb Productions I was born with a long face and now there's UKIP and Putin and being single and Islamic State and George Osborne and Paul Dacre of the Daily bastard Mail and tax dodging corporations and the bloody election and did I mention being single? Come to this show – last time there was a fire and…

Assembly Hall, Edinburgh

Thu 6 Aug

Rainy Hall

£10 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

Rainy Hall

£10 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

Rainy Hall

£14 (£13) / 0131 651 2120

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 30 Aug

Mark Dolan Changes the World

Stand up and star of The World's …and Me, Dolan's new show is all about what he would do to create a new and better world.

Udderbelly At Southbank Centre, London SE1

Wed 10 Jun

£12.50

Mark Dolan: Ten Things You Need to Know About Life

He's 40 now, which means he's really old. He's learned a lot and he wants to share it with you young people.

Udderbelly At Southbank Centre, London SE1

Wed 10 Jun

£12.50

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