Comedy, Workshops

19 events

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The Festival on The Close with Cancer Research UK

Multi-arts festival with free creative workshops and experiences to raise funds for Cancer Research UK.

Rugby School

Tue 25 Jun

£5–£50

  • 16:00 – 22:00

Wed 26 Jun

£5–£50

  • 16:00 – 22:00

Thu 27 Jun

£5–£50

  • 16:00 – 22:00

Summer Science Exhibition Lates

Late night opening which gives the public the opportunity to explore the museum after hours and see the activities and programmes they have to offer.

The Royal Society, London SW1Y

Tue 2 Jul

Over-18s only

Free / 020 7451 2500

Create with Nature at Belton House

The pop-up BMW i experience will be making its way to 10 National Trust places throughout the summer.

National Trust: Belton House, Grantham

Sat 21 Sep

Free Booking advisable, admission applies / 01476 566116

Sun 22 Sep

Free Booking advisable, admission applies / 01476 566116

Flatford Ramble - Constable's Footsteps (17 August)

Join one of our experienced guides for a 3 hour (4 mile) ramble, visiting the views that inspired the artist John Constable. The tour will also visit East Bergholt and Dedham, where Constable was born and where he lived for the first part of his life. You'll see the location of his parents house and his first studio.

National Trust: Flatford Bridge Cottage, Colchester

Sat 17 Aug

£7 Booking essential, admission applies / 01206 298260

House timed tickets- October 2019

You can pre-book afternoon tickets for the house online up until 24 hours in advance. All e-tickets should be exchanged at the visitor welcome centre for a house ticket. Tickets are still available on the day from visitor welcome centre on a first come first serve basis. If you have an NT for Scotland or Touring pass…

National Trust: Chartwell, Westerham

Tue 1 Oct

£15.50–£17.20 Booking essential, admission applies (Children £7.75–£8.60 Booking essential, admission applies) / 01732 866 368/868 381

Wed 2 Oct

£15.50–£17.20 Booking essential, admission applies (Children £7.75–£8.60 Booking essential, admission applies) / 01732 866 368/868 381

Thu 3 Oct

£15.50–£17.20 Booking essential, admission applies (Children £7.75–£8.60 Booking essential, admission applies) / 01732 866 368/868 381

…and 17 more dates until 20 Oct

I leave this place to you, for ever for everyone

Considering a gift in your will is an incredible way to make a lasting difference to a place that's special to you, we will show you the difference a gift could make.

National Trust: Kingston Lacy, Wimborne Minster

Wed 18 Sep

Free Booking essential / 01202 883 402

I leave this place to you… forever for every one

Considering a gift in your will is an incredible way to make a lasting difference to a place that’s special to you, we will show you the difference a gift could make.

National Trust: Lodge Park and Sherborne Park Estate, Cheltenham

Tue 17 Sep

Free Booking essential / 01451 844130

Largo Arts Week

A range of exhibitions, musical performances, workshops, street food, talks, workshops and family events in the community.

Various venues: Largo

Fri 19 Jul

Times & prices vary

Sat 20 Jul

Times & prices vary

Sun 21 Jul

Times & prices vary

…and 7 more dates until 28 Jul

Lyme Trust10 10k trail run

Registration is at 8.30am in the Boiler House located in the Timberyard area and the run starts promptly at 9am. We don't officially time the run, so if your time is important to you please remember to bring your own timing device.

National Trust: Lyme Park, Stockport

Sun 28 Jul

Free Admission applies / 01663 762023

Sun 18 Aug

Free Admission applies / 01663 762023

Sun 22 Sep

Free Admission applies / 01663 762023

…and 3 more dates until 22 Dec

The Maydays 6th Annual Intensive for Experienced Improvisers

A four-day improv course with an introductory evening.

Osho Leela Centre, Gillingham

Wed 25 Mar 2020

£575 (early bird discount £525) / 01273 921979

Thu 26 Mar 2020

£575 (early bird discount £525) / 01273 921979

Fri 27 Mar 2020

£575 (early bird discount £525) / 01273 921979

…and 2 more dates until 29 Mar 2020

The Maydays Improv Drop-In

Drop in classes to learn the art of comedy improvisation.

The Nursery Training Centre, London SE1

Wed 26 Jun

£16.32

Wed 3 Jul

£16.32

Wed 10 Jul

£16.32

…and 3 more dates until 31 Jul

The Maydays Saturday Improv Comedy Drop-In

Improv drop-in workshops suitable for both beginners and experienced improvisers.

The Maydays Studio, Brighton

Sat 29 Jun

£0–£13.21 / 01273 921979

£12 / 01273 921979

  • 13:00 – 15:00

Sat 6 Jul

£0–£13.21 / 01273 921979

£12 / 01273 921979

  • 13:00 – 15:00

Sat 13 Jul

£0–£13.21 / 01273 921979

£12 / 01273 921979

  • 13:00 – 15:00
…and 61 more dates until 12 Sep 2020

Miniature raft building

Will it or will it not float on the Japanese pond? Problem solve your way to a floating vessel.

National Trust: Antony, Torpoint

Tue 30 Jul

£2 Admission applies / 01752 812191

Thu 15 Aug

£2 Admission applies / 01752 812191

Nairn Book and Arts Festival

A range of musical, literary and artistic events with a fringe drawing on the talents of the local creative community. The 2019 programme features a Kids' Day, workshops, author events, a food fair, poetry readings and competitions in illustration and photography.

Various venues: Nairn

Mon 9 Sep

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01667 453476

Tue 10 Sep

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01667 453476

Wed 11 Sep

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01667 453476

…and 4 more dates until 15 Sep

parkrun

It's an opportunity to enjoy running in a historic garden where the background noise includes birdsong, perhaps a lawnmower or two, and not much else. The route will take you along the avenue road, past the Hall ruin, through the woodland to make your way back to the beginning. If you're new to parkrun and need to…

National Trust: Gibside, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 29 Jun

Free / 01207 541820

Sat 6 Jul

Free / 01207 541820

Sat 13 Jul

Free / 01207 541820

…and 17 more dates until 9 Nov

parkrun

A friendly and welcoming event, parkrun is a great way to start the weekend and is suitable for beginners and more experienced runners alike. The 2 lap course is run on a mixture of tarmac paths, stoned trail and forest paths. Before your first run please register on the parkrun website and print out your barcode to bring…

Clumber Park, Worksop

Sat 6 Jul

Sat 13 Jul

Sat 20 Jul

…and 17 more dates until 16 Nov

Refugee Festival Scotland

Coordinated by Scottish Refugee Council, and centred around World Refugee Day (for 2019 it's 20 June), this annual festival of arts and cultural events celebrates the contribution which refugees make to Scottish cultural life and the welcome offered by local people.

Various venues: Scotland

Mon 24 Jun

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0141 248 9799

Tue 25 Jun

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0141 248 9799

Wed 26 Jun

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0141 248 9799

…and 4 more dates until 30 Jun

Showstopper! The Improvised Musical

The Berry Theatre. With eleven years as an Edinburgh Fringe must-see phenomenon, a BBC Radio 4 series, a critically acclaimed West End run and an Olivier Award to their name, The Showstoppers have delighted audiences across the globe with their ingenious blend of comedy, musical theatre and spontaneity.

The Berry Theatre, Hedge End

Thu 18 Jul

£18 (£16) / 02380 652333