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Lee Nelson: Suited and Booted

Lee Nelson, the creation of comedian Simon Brodkin, is the chavvy catch-phrase monger whose Well Good Show has become a BBC3 hit. Now the South London geeza takes his banter to the live stage where it all works best. Brodkin has appeared as Nelson in a host of TV programmes including Al Murray's sketch show Al Murray's…

Brighton Dome

Thu 22 Oct

£21.50 / 01273 709709

Udderbelly At Southbank Centre, London SE1

Fri 3 Jul

£20

Udderbelly Festival

A massive multi-arts festival takes over the Southbank for the best part of a raucous three months, with music, comedy, theatre and family-friendly shows aplenty. The 2015 programme includes stand up from Katherine Ryan, James Acaster and Richard Herring; bubble fun for kids with The Amazing Bubble Man; and circus…

Udderbelly At Southbank Centre, London SE1

Mon 27 Apr

£12.50

Comedy in the Dark

Thu 7 May

£15.50

Andy Zaltzman (& Guests): Satirist for Hire Election Special

Fri 8 May

£15.50

Knightmare Live - Level 2

…and 8 more dates until 17 Jul

Ed Byrne – Outside Looking In

Vivienne Smith Management That bloke. You know. The Irish guy. No, not the bald one. The other one. You know him. The one Carol from work really likes. Wait, that might be Jason Byrne. Anyway. Funny chap. Has a new show! 'Comedy's holy grail … go see!' ★★★★ (Sunday Times). ‘l assure you Ed Byrne is one comedian you…

Gilded Balloon Teviot, Edinburgh

Wed 5 Aug

Debating Hall

£10 / 0131 622 6552

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 6 Aug

Debating Hall

£10 / 0131 622 6552

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

Debating Hall

£15 (£12) / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 30 Aug

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

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 back to top

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

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

Ashford International Hotel

Fri 29 May

£18; £25 inc mea; / 01233 219 988

This is a Stand-up Comedy show. 3 Top Comedians (Kevin McCarthy, Tim Clark, Jim Tavare).

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

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London Wonderground

A smorgasbord of curiosities back for its third year at the Southbank Centre. Highlights include headline show LIMBO, as well as your fair share of cabaret, comedy and theatre.

The London Wonderground Spiegeltent, SE1

Wed 27 May

£12.50 / 0844 545 8282

Sat 30 May

£17.50 / 0844 545 8282

Wed 3 Jun

£12.50 / 0844 545 8282

Mat Ricardo: Showman

…and 24 more dates until 25 Sep

Mark Thomas: Trespass

A mix of theatre, stand-up, journalism, activism and mayhem as Mark tries to create playgrounds in modern cities.

The Rondo Theatre, Bath

Tue 7 Jul

£10 / 01225 463362

Trevor Noah: The Racist

Sharp wit and intelligent commentary from the South African comic.

Assembly Hall, Edinburgh

Mon 24 Aug

Main Hall

£13 (£12) / 0131 651 2120

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 25 Aug

Main Hall

£13 (£12) / 0131 651 2120

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 26 Aug

Main Hall

£13 (£12) / 0131 651 2120

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 4 more dates until 30 Aug

2 Girls, 1 Cup of Comedy

Sam and Helen MC a mixed bill of comedy Funny Women Finalists 2014: Sam Baines and Helen Sorren bring you a selection of the best comedians at the Fringe. A super-sized cup of comedy with TV names as well as the very best new comedians. Join us for some late night laughs! ‘Sam and Helen are bloody hilarious’ (Larry…

Just The Tonic at the Caves, Edinburgh

Thu 6 Aug

Just the Wee One

Free / 0131 556 5375

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

Just the Wee One

Free / 0131 556 5375

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

Just the Wee One

Free / 0131 556 5375

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 20 more dates until 29 Aug

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.

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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)

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)

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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.

Aisling Bea: Plan Bea

Feature Spot Productions Ltd British Comedy Award winner for Best Female TV Comic 2015, Foster's Best Newcomer nominee 2013 and avid avocado enthusiast Aisling Bea debuts her new show which, in March, was loosely supposed to be about childhood dreams, death, confidence and success. As seen on Live At The Apollo, 8 Out…

Gilded Balloon Teviot, Edinburgh

Wed 5 Aug

Dining Room

£7 / 0131 622 6552

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 6 Aug

Dining Room

£7 / 0131 622 6552

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

Dining Room

£7 / 0131 622 6552

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 30 Aug

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

Al Murray: The Pub Landlord’s Southbank Saloon

Observational stand-up from Murray as his publican character.

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

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