The Glee Club

The Glee Club
Hurst Street, Birmingham, West Midlands, B5 4TD
  • Telephone 0871 472 0400
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  • Website www.glee.co.uk/venues/…
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Established in 1994, the Birmingham Glee Club brings comedy to the heart of the city's theatre district.

Comedians here include Lee Evans, Michael McIntrye and Jack Dee, and musicians have included Mumford and Sons, Adele, Boy George and local talent Laura Mvula.

Events at this venue

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Abandoman

Pirate Radio Ireland's finest hip-hop musical comedian is back on tour with his biggest show to date. Using his trademark blend of audience interaction and razor-sharp improvisation, Rob will take you on a magical journey, transforming the audience's likes, loathes and daydreams into hit songs and captivating tales.

Wed 17 Oct

£12 / 0871 472 0400

  • 19:45 – 23:00

Abandoman (AKA Rob Broderick) – Pirate Radio

Fast-paced musical comedy sketches and hip hop.

Wed 17 Oct

£12 / 0871 472 0400

Adam Rowe - Undeniable

Adam Rowe presents his new show about his working-class roots.

Fri 23 Nov

£13 / 0871 472 0400

Alaska Thunderfuck 5000

Finalist of RuPaul's Drag Race season five and winner of the second season of RuPaul's All Stars, comedy queen Alaska Thunderfuck leaves the planet Glamtron to bring us her chart topping hits and witty banter.

Thu 5 Jul

£21.50 / 0871 472 0400

  • 20:15

All Star Comedy Night

The All Star comedy nights present some of the country's leading funnypeople.

Sun 29 Jul

£20 / 0871 472 0400

  • 19:30 – 22:30

All Stars Of Comedy: International Comedy Special

The international comedy clash brings a line-up of Slim, Aurie Styla, ADot, Gerry Kyei and Guz Khan to the stage.

Sun 29 Jul

£20 / 0871 472 0400

  • 19:30

Andrew Maxwell

  • 4 stars

Irish scamp Maxwell shows why his reputation for moments of comedy genius is so well-founded.

Fri 3 May 2019

£15.40 / 0871 472 0400

The Barr Brothers

Contemporary folk from the Montreal quartet.

Mon 16 Jul

£16.50 / 0871 472 0400

Botown: The Soul of Bollywood

The eight-piece band performs Bollywood and soul covers.

Sun 2 Dec

£13.75–£16.50 / 0871 472 0400

Carrie Hope Fletcher - When the Curtain Falls: Talk, Q&A and book signing!

Come and meet singer, songwriter, actress, vlogger and author Carrie Hope Fletcher! This is a ticketed event. Purchase price includes a copy ofWhen the Curtain Falls and one of a limited number of seats at an exclusive author talk with Carrie which will be followed by a book signing.Tickets: 17.99, includes entry and a…

Mon 20 Aug

£17.99 (including book) / 0871 472 0400

Chris Ramsey: Just Happy To Get Out Of The House

The engaging Geordie stand-up, actor and Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee mulls over supposedly sound advice as he faces the stresses and strains fatherhood in this latest hour of gentle humour. Chris Ramsey is instantly recognisable from his own television show, which returned for a second series on Comedy Central…

Sun 1 Jul

£22.40 / 0871 472 0400

COBO : United Nations Of Laughter

COBO: United Nations Of Laughter brings a international comedy show with an almighty bang!

Sun 26 Aug

£16.50–£19.25 / 0871 472 0400

Courtney Marie Andrews

Perhaps best known for being Damien Jurado's lead guitarist, Courtney Marie Andrews has been on the road since she was 16 and has been writing her own material ever since. She tours her new album May Your Kindness Remain, a country / Americana-tinged release.

Tue 4 Dec

£16.50 / 0871 472 0400

Darren Harriott: Visceral

Personal and political gags from the Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer nominee.

Fri 2 Nov

£15 / 0871 472 0400

Diwali Dhamaka

The Chuckle Singhs present an evening of entertainment to celebrate Diwali. Join some of the UK's funniest acts for an evening of laughter.

Sun 11 Nov

£18 / 0871 472 0400

  • 18:00 – 23:00

The Elis James & John Robins Experience

Readings and chat with the Radio X firebrands.

Tue 30 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0871 472 0400

Wed 31 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0871 472 0400

Felicity Ward: 50% More Likely to Die

  • 5 stars

Stand up from the Australian comedian who has appeared on The John Bishop Show and Russell Howard's Good News.

Thu 18 Oct

£12 / 0871 472 0400

Fri 19 Oct

£12 / 0871 472 0400

Fin Taylor: When Harassy Met Sally

His finger's still on the pulse, except now he doesn't know whether that's flirting or harassment. This is the third year in a row Fin has picked a stupid title after five-star sell-outs Whitey McWhiteface and Lefty Tighty Righty Loosey. With race and politics done, he's getting stuck into the war of the sexes. As seen on…

Wed 7 Nov

£11 / 0871 472 0400

  • 19:00

Fri 22 Jun

£16.95 ( £12) / 0871 472 0400

Camp and flamboyant humour from former hairdresser Craig Hill. Plus Tez Ilyas, Mark Maier and Matt Price.

  • 20:15

Fri 29 Jun

£16.95 ( £12) / 0871 472 0400

Innovative prop-based humour from whimsical stand-up, professional actor, writer and TV warm-up George Egg. Plus Kiri Pritchard-McLean, Ray Badran and Dane Baptiste.

  • 20:15

Fri 6 Jul

£16.95 ( £12) / 0871 472 0400

A mixed collection of comedic styles are performed by Wilson Dixon, Micky P Kerr, Scott Gibson and Andy Ryan.

  • 20:15
…and 8 more dates until 31 Aug

Gary Delaney: Gagster's Paradise

Razor-sharp gags and intelligent one-liners from the double Sony Award-winning radio and TV writer.

Sun 4 Nov

£18.70 / 0871 472 0400

Gary Delaney: Gagster's Paradise

Comedy from Mock the Week regular.

Sun 4 Nov

£18.70 / 0871 472 0400

Genesis Legacy

Featuring the music of Genesis, Phil Collins, Mike and the Mechanics, Peter Gabriel and Steve Hackett.

Tue 21 Aug

£19.50 / 0871 472 0400

  • 19:45 – 23:00

Gruff Rhys

The frontman of Super Furry Animals presents original solo material of the indie-rock persuasion.

Sat 13 Oct

Times to be confirmed / Tickets on sale Friday 11th May, 9am / 0871 472 0400

Tue 13 Nov

£19.80 / 0871 472 0400

The Guilty Feminist In Birmingham

Deborah Frances-White has turned her hit comedy podcast The Guilty Feminist into a funny, joyful, frank and inspiring book about embracing both our feminism and our imperfections. We're thrilled to welcome Deborah to The Glee Club, where she'll explore live what it means to be a 21st Century Feminist.

Tue 4 Sep

£20 including a copy of The Guilty Feminist / 0871 472 0400

Haley

Having followed up her hugely acclaimed album Impossible Dream with an exclusive Record Store Day 7 release Bratt, HALEY (FKA Haley Bonar) returns to the UK for a series of intimate shows this November. HALEY was first discovered by Low's Alan Sparhawk who spotted her at a local open mic club in Duluth, Minnesota and…

Tue 6 Nov

£12 plus booking fee per ticket / 0871 472 0400

  • 19:00 – 22:30

Heather Peace

After taking a little bit of time out to have twins, Heather made a triumphant return to the stage by supporting Alison Moyet on her most recent sold-out tour. Now ready to get back on the road and go out and perform her own live show, Heather will be back in the throes, next year, playing six exciting shows across the…

Mon 22 Oct

£24.75 / 0871 472 0400

The Indians are Coming

The Chuckle Singhs host a night of top comedy including Sunil Patel, Jay Sodagar, Sukh Kaur Ojla & Mickey Sharma.

Sun 11 Nov

£18 / 0871 472 0400

  • 18:00 – 23:00

Jamali Maddix

Comedian and host of Viceland's Hate Thy Neighbour performs brutally honest material about the state of society mixed in with his own personal tales.

Sun 21 Oct

£13 / 0871 472 0400

  • 20:15 – 23:00

Jamali Maddix: Vape Lord

The critically-acclaimed comedian and host of Viceland's Hate Thy Neighbour shares personal tales from his travels around the world of hate and moral confrontation.

Wed 26 Sep

£14.30 (£12.10) / 0871 472 0400

Sun 21 Oct

£14.30 (£12.10) / 0871 472 0400

John Wheeler

Jazz-punk and folk-funk from the creator and founder of rock-grass outfit, Hayseed Dixie.

Thu 8 Nov

£10 / 0871 472 0400

  • 19:30

Judy Collins

Inspiring audiences with sublime vocals, boldly vulnerable songwriting, personal life triumphs, and a firm commitment to social activism.

Wed 1 Aug

£27.50 / 0871 472 0400

Tue 29 Jan 2019

£27.50 / 0871 472 0400

Latrice Royale: Here’s To Life

An evening of stories and song from the former star of RuPaul's Drag Race season four.

Wed 8 Aug

£16.50 / 0871 472 0400

Wed 22 Aug

£16.50 / 0871 472 0400

Lisa O'Neill

Irish singer-songwriter tours her Pothole In The Sky album.

Thu 25 Oct

£10 / 0871 472 0400

  • 19:30 – 23:00

Lisa O'Niell

Irish singer-songwriter tours her Pothole In The Sky album, after touring with The Divine Comedy.

Thu 25 Oct

£10 / 0871 472 0400

  • 19:30 – 23:00

Neil Hilborn

Neil Hilborn slams poetry, just what you'd expect from a College National Poetry Slam champion.

Tue 23 Oct

£17.30 / 0871 472 0400

Okkervil River

The band hailing from Austin, Texas and formed in the 1990s return to the stage to perform material from their latest album, Away.

Wed 3 Oct

£20.35 / 0871 472 0400

Paul Foot

Greetings. I am one of the world's comedians and I'm here to tell ye about my show. Have you ever considered the unique predicament of the soft-shell crab? Well I have. That animal is absolutely ridiculous. What about the many, MANY problems that occur when organising a suburban orgy? The catering, for example. And that's…

Fri 9 Nov

£15 / 0871 472 0400

  • 20:00 – 23:00

Paul Foot: Image Conscious

Bizarre stand-up from the madcap comedian, who discusses the problems experienced by soft-shell crabs and the merits of iceberg lettuce.

Fri 9 Nov

£15 / 0871 472 0400

Rachel Parris: It's Fun to Pretend

The award-winning comedian, as seen on The IT Crowd and Murder In Successville, presents a collection of songs, stories and stand-up.

Wed 12 Sep

£12 / 0871 472 0400

Rob Kemp: The Elvis Dead

The 2017 Edinburgh Fringe multi-award winning comedy musical starring Rob Kemp. Cult classic horror movie Evil Dead 2 is reinterpreted through the songs of Elvis, in tribute to the terror filled sequel and the king of rock'n'roll himself.

Fri 26 Oct

Cancelled / 0871 472 0400

Rose & Rosie: Exposed

The YouTube stars take their apparently limited skills, zero boundaries and below average IQ on the road to tour the UK and perform their improvised and unscripted sketch comedy. Anything could happen - but it's certain to be hilarious.

Tue 16 Oct

£31.90 / 0871 472 0400

Sun 24 Jun

£4 adv / 0871 472 0400

A showcase for up-and-coming comedians.

  • 19:00

Sat 23 Jun

£21 ( £18) / 0871 472 0400

Camp and flamboyant humour from former hairdresser Craig Hill. Plus Dominic Holland, Mark Maier and Matt Price.

  • 20:15

Sat 30 Jun

£21 ( £18) / 0871 472 0400

Innovative prop-based humour from whimsical stand-up, professional actor, writer and TV warm-up George Egg. Plus Kiri Pritchard-McLean, Ray Badran and Dane Baptiste.

  • 20:15

Sat 7 Jul

£21 ( £18) / 0871 472 0400

A mixed collection of comedic styles are performed by Wilson Dixon, Micky P Kerr, Scott Gibson and Andy Ryan.

  • 20:15
…and 7 more dates until 25 Aug

Stephen Lynch: The My Old Heart Tour

Cadogan Hall is delighted to announce Stephen Lynch and his musical-based comedy show this September. Whether he’s singing an ode to “queer tattoos”, telling his potential paramour all the things he won’t be doing for her (he ain’t fightin’ no Lion), or lamenting his new vegan lifestyle (“Tofurkey? Tof**k yourself – I…

Sun 16 Sep

Prices to be confirmed / 0871 472 0400

Thu 21 Jun

£11.50 ( £6) / 0871 472 0400

Fast-paced, topical observations from award-winning writer and stand-up, Mark Maier, who has journeyed both the UK and international comedy circuits. Maier is joined by the seasoned funnyman from Cornwall, Matt Price, plus MC Andy Robinson and guests.

  • 20:00

Thu 28 Jun

£11.50 ( £6) / 0871 472 0400

Fast-paced, topical observations from Ray Badran, Dane Baptiste, MC Andy Robinson and guests.

  • 20:00

Thu 5 Jul

£11.50 ( £6) / 0871 472 0400

MC Andy Robinson host performances from the stand-ups Andrew Ryan and Scott Gibson.

  • 20:00
…and 7 more dates until 30 Aug

Thu 19 Jul

£11.50 ( £6) / 0871 472 0400

Mark Nelson, Phil Ellis, The Raymond & Mr Timpkins Review and a guest are on hand to provide the entertainment on the night.

  • 20:00

Tom Binns: Everyman

8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown favourite, creator and star of BBC One’s Hospital People, Tom Binns returns to The Southport Comedy Festival.

Fri 12 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0871 472 0400

Zoe Lyons: Entry Level Human

The stand-up comic and Mock the Week regular discusses not really knowing what she's doing in life.

Sun 18 Nov

£16.50 / 0871 472 0400

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