Regent Sports And Social Club
- Telephone 0116 223 8006
There are 16 events at this location
Sorted by title / date & time
Aidan Goatley: 10 Films With My Dad
The comedian explores the connections between father and son, for which him and his dad was sitting down to watch films.
Alasdair Beckett-King: Work in Progress
A work in progress show from the New Act of the Year winner.
Thu 9 Feb
Andrea Hubert: Week
This debut hour from the engaging and quirky stand-up explains why putting on socks is life's most challenging and meaningless endeavour.
Bryony Twydle: Twaddle
A demented solo character show awash with warped, arrogant and overly-ambitious characters from one fifth of award-winning sketch group The Jest.
Clare Plested: Work In Progress
Character comedy as the stand-up tries out new material.
Sat 11 Feb
Danny O'Brien: Who Breaks Up With Stella?
Award-winning comedian Danny O'Brien makes his Leicester debut following sold out runs in Edinburgh, Melbourne and Dublin, and appearances at Latitude, Electric Picnic and The Vodafone Comedy Festival.
Georgie Morrell: A Poke In The Eye
Charm and wit from the semi-blind comic who uses illustrations and sounds to tell the story of how she went almost blind.
Grainne Maguire: Grainne With A Fada
Award nominated Grainne Maguire brings her new solo show to Leicester Comedy Festival. Writer for Radio 4's News Quiz, Now Show, Dead Ringers and Newsjack. ★★★★ The Scotsman ★★★★ Nouse ★★★★ One 4 Review ★★★★ Short Com ★★★★ The Herald ★★★★ Edinburgh Festivals ★★★★ Three Weeks
Sat 18 Feb
Growing Up Is Optional
Alternative sketch comedy from two Leicester old boys exploring the funny side of being big kids in a grown up world.
Hari Sriskantha: Clown Atlas
A debut work-in-progress stand up show all about happiness from the 2014 BBC Radio New Comedy Award finalist.
Katharine Ferns: In Stitches
Witty stories and anecdotes from the Canadian stand-up about learning to laugh about surviving domestic violence and mental illness.
Fri 10 Feb
Paul 'Silky' White: Indoor Fireworks
Intentionally cringe-inducing songs and jokes from the established joker.
Thu 9 Feb
The Same Faces
The Same Faces are Leicester's foremost improvised comedy group, returning to the festival for a fourth consecutive year. They perform short-form improvisation - similar to 'Whose Line Is It Anyway?' - creating brand new sketches, jokes, and songs before your very eyes, and based on your suggestions! Line-ups vary, but…
The Same Faces Presents: Improv Smackdown 2017
The country's best comedy improvisers go head-to-head in a bid to be crowned Smackdown Champion 2016! Hosted by Tom Young of The Same Faces, and featuring Kate Bishop, Kayleigh Cassidy, Richard Fallon, Francesca Forristal, Neil Goulder, Benjamin Hall, Jess O'Neill, and Svavar Svavarsson. Musical accompaniment from pianist…
Steve Vertigo: Standing On The Shoulders Of Ants
A surreal journey from birth to adulthood involving strange scenarios with the comedian in this debut show.
Fri 24 Feb
Tom Young's Experimental Happiness
This is Tom's seventh solo show at Leicester Comedy Festival; the last three (TY's Got Issues, TY's A Work In Progress, & TY's Lacking Confidence) have had quite glum titles; maybe it's time Tom tried being happy for once? But can comedians really be happy, or do they need a little bit of emotional turmoil in order to…