Comedy

The Best Edinburgh Fringe Shows That Are Coming To London

The Best Edinburgh Fringe Shows That Are Coming To London

From slapstick to satirical.
Review: If You Don't Get John Kearns, Then We Don't Get You

Review: If You Don't Get John Kearns, Then We Don't Get You

Look at those gnashers.
Totally True Facts From Victorian London

Totally True Facts From Victorian London

So we've got a confession. We might not have fact-checked all of these...
Man In Suit Too Important To Wait In Tube Queue

Man In Suit Too Important To Wait In Tube Queue

Go ahead, sir.
Things Londoners Have Got Wrong About The North

Things Londoners Have Got Wrong About The North

The north doesn't start at Watford.
11 Memes Every Londoner Will Understand

11 Memes Every Londoner Will Understand

So relatable.
Tube Embarrassment: Shouty Man Humiliated In Front Of Hundreds

Tube Embarrassment: Shouty Man Humiliated In Front Of Hundreds

Why you should always think before screaming at people
9 More Memes That Only Londoners Can Relate To

9 More Memes That Only Londoners Can Relate To

Your northern mate won't get these
Anyone Else Think Crossrail Looks Like A Lizard?

Anyone Else Think Crossrail Looks Like A Lizard?

Coldblooded suggestion.
Hero Commuter Discovers Additional Standing Space Down Tube Aisles

Hero Commuter Discovers Additional Standing Space Down Tube Aisles

"I don't know what came over me, but I decided to venture down the aisle..."
Only in London

Only in London

Fascinating.
Alternative Names For London Tube Lines

Alternative Names For London Tube Lines

Alternative names for London tube lines.
6 predictions for what'll happen when Ikea comes to Greenwich

6 predictions for what'll happen when Ikea comes to Greenwich

Parents (and their car) no longer needed.
Tube Drivers: The Comedians Of London's Transport Network

Tube Drivers: The Comedians Of London's Transport Network

These guys should be doing stand-up.
Tube Escalator Heights Explained Through Mountains

Tube Escalator Heights Explained Through Mountains

Ain't no tube station high enough...
We ventured where many fear to tread: station showers

We ventured where many fear to tread: station showers

Oooh, burdock body wash.
Hilarious Reviews Of Tourist Attractions On TripAdvisor

Hilarious Reviews Of Tourist Attractions On TripAdvisor

One reviewer on Buckingham Palace: "All you do is look at history"
9 Hilarious TV Quotes About London

9 Hilarious TV Quotes About London

A list of laughs.
Hitting You With Some Truths About Moving To London

Hitting You With Some Truths About Moving To London

The good, the bad and the ugly.
700,000 London trees, mapped.

700,000 London trees, mapped.

700,000 green treasures, mapped.
So. You're Leaving London. Here's How To Write An 'I'm Leaving London' Article

So. You're Leaving London. Here's How To Write An 'I'm Leaving London' Article

"When you come to Newcastle from London it's like someone’s applied an Instagram filter."
What Would Happen If The Train From China To Barking Took Passengers?

What Would Happen If The Train From China To Barking Took Passengers?

In the times of international trouble, there's no such thing as a bad idea.
We Promise We Haven't Made Up These Bizarre Press Releases

We Promise We Haven't Made Up These Bizarre Press Releases

London is strange.
Ever Been To Poppins Court Or Cinderella Walk?

Ever Been To Poppins Court Or Cinderella Walk?

Does Bruce Wayne have a second home in White City?
London To NYC In 3 Hours: This Is What Could Happen Next

London To NYC In 3 Hours: This Is What Could Happen Next

"Imagine a world in which John Oliver presents late night comedy shows in the States, while NFL games are played at Wembley."
Leaning On Doors Problem Is Not Unique To The Tube

Leaning On Doors Problem Is Not Unique To The Tube

"The UK may not have been working properly for years, due to someone leaning on the door of Number 10"
Commuter Who Can Read Ulysses While Walking Is Better Than You

Commuter Who Can Read Ulysses While Walking Is Better Than You

Smartphones don't count.
The Muppets In London: A Brief History

The Muppets In London: A Brief History

Including run-ins with Roger Moore and Michael Caine.
Try Our Quiz: Comedy London

Try Our Quiz: Comedy London

10 questions to decide whether or not you have a sense of humour.
More Of The Funniest Things You've Heard Tube Drivers Say

More Of The Funniest Things You've Heard Tube Drivers Say

Because they say a lot of funny things.
The 12 Dodgiest London Accents You’ll Ever Hear

The 12 Dodgiest London Accents You’ll Ever Hear

It's all pony an' trap you marpet.
Man Who Lives In Lewisham Says He Definitely Lives In Blackheath

Man Who Lives In Lewisham Says He Definitely Lives In Blackheath

"Look for tell-tale signs. Shifty eyes. A strong reluctance to having anyone Google mapping their house. A tendency to tell Uber drivers 'this'll do, just here.'"
Arggggh! Hilarious Video Of The Shard's New VR Experience

Arggggh! Hilarious Video Of The Shard's New VR Experience

Woah
Things To Do In London This Weekend: 16-17 April 2016

Things To Do In London This Weekend: 16-17 April 2016

Food, booze, vinyl and pants.
American Sitcoms In London

American Sitcoms In London

US comedies that have crossed the pond.
London's Top 10 Comedy Clubs

London's Top 10 Comedy Clubs

Our pick of the best chortle zones in town.
Where To Watch The Election In London

Where To Watch The Election In London

Plus other election-related events.
How London's Sex Comedies Saved British Cinema

How London's Sex Comedies Saved British Cinema

Forget Fifty Shades of Grey, see our history of raunchy 1970s flicks.
Unfinished London: Ring Roads

Unfinished London: Ring Roads

The funniest video we've seen all year.
Comedy Studios That Filmed Tommy Cooper And The Office Are Flattened

Comedy Studios That Filmed Tommy Cooper And The Office Are Flattened

Goodnight Sweet Teddington.
Time Out Calls Time On London Comedy

Time Out Calls Time On London Comedy

Comedians not considered a "key vertical category."
Which Are London's Funniest Areas?

Which Are London's Funniest Areas?

London's sitcoms, mapped.
Fresh Meat: What Jobs Would They Get In London?

Fresh Meat: What Jobs Would They Get In London?

Welcome to the real world guys.
Take A Bullshit London Tour

Take A Bullshit London Tour

You can't spell 'mendacity' without 'city'.
Comedy Review: Katherine Ryan @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Katherine Ryan @ Soho Theatre

Dark, savage wit with a splash of pageantry.
Excruciating Luxury London Accommodation Sales Speak

Excruciating Luxury London Accommodation Sales Speak

"Superfluous in design" and other gems.
Saturday Comic: The Truth About London Buses #2

Saturday Comic: The Truth About London Buses #2

How are you getting home from the pub?
A Guide To Watching Live Comedy In London

A Guide To Watching Live Comedy In London

Don't know your improv from your stand up?
13 Ways To Celebrate Women's History Month In London

13 Ways To Celebrate Women's History Month In London

Comedians, scientists, rebels, musicians, engineers and more.
Competition: Win Somerset House Film 4 Tickets

Competition: Win Somerset House Film 4 Tickets

See Hitchhiker's Guide Live - With Neil Gaiman

See Hitchhiker's Guide Live - With Neil Gaiman

Stars of radio show come to Hackney.
Super Hero Summit At The London Super Comic Convention

Super Hero Summit At The London Super Comic Convention

Marvel at caped crusaders landing in London.
Mubarak

Mubarak

The Infamous Hellfire Club Returns With Soirée Subterranea

The Infamous Hellfire Club Returns With Soirée Subterranea

Strange ritual planned for top secret bunker.
Ilford, Islamophobia And The London Comedy Circuit

Ilford, Islamophobia And The London Comedy Circuit

Comedian Jamali Maddix has a lot to say.
Cartoons In London: Where To Find Them

Cartoons In London: Where To Find Them

From Hogarth to Groening.
See Edinburgh Fringe Shows Before They Hit Edinburgh

See Edinburgh Fringe Shows Before They Hit Edinburgh

Big names, low cost, works in progress.
Comedy Interview: Josie Long

Comedy Interview: Josie Long

TV: Return Of Rev, Plus New Twenty Twelve Follow-Up W1A

TV: Return Of Rev, Plus New Twenty Twelve Follow-Up W1A

Achingly funny TV is back.
Ticket Alert: Uncaged Monkeys 2011 @ Hammersmith Apollo

Ticket Alert: Uncaged Monkeys 2011 @ Hammersmith Apollo

If you were ever curious about life, the universe and everything, Robin Ince and friends may be able to help out as they bring their science tour to London in May.
Comedy Interview: Joe Wilkinson

Comedy Interview: Joe Wilkinson

The funnyman with the facial hair talks about stand-up, TV and beard grooming.
Try A Peep Show Pub Quiz

Try A Peep Show Pub Quiz

Celebrate the final season with some trivia.
Don't Ever Heckle: Nat Luurtsema

Don't Ever Heckle: Nat Luurtsema

Talking Bull: The Udderbelly Returns

Talking Bull: The Udderbelly Returns

Southbank’s comedy cow is back.
Silly Season: Three Wacky Races This Weekend

Silly Season: Three Wacky Races This Weekend

The Chap Olympiad, Tedfest and Soho Waiter's Race.
Book Review: London A Pilgrimage

Book Review: London A Pilgrimage

Preview: Vault Festival @ The Old Vic Tunnels, 9-26 February

Preview: Vault Festival @ The Old Vic Tunnels, 9-26 February

A crazy collage of live music, film, theatre, circus in one of the coolest venues in London. What's not to like?
Can't Afford The Edinburgh Fringe? Go To Balham Instead

Can't Afford The Edinburgh Fringe? Go To Balham Instead

Lots of funny, all for free.
Award-Winning Comedy Comes To The BT Tower

Award-Winning Comedy Comes To The BT Tower

Groundbreaking show comes to London.
Top 10 Themed Comedy Nights

Top 10 Themed Comedy Nights

Know what you're getting in advance.
Win Tickets For Stand-Up Comedy Gig In The Sky

Win Tickets For Stand-Up Comedy Gig In The Sky

Give a Flying Start to children all over the world with laughs at 35,000 feet courtesy of British Airways and Comic Relief.
John Inman

John Inman

Another Summer Of Udderbelly Laughs At The Southbank

Another Summer Of Udderbelly Laughs At The Southbank

The purple cow is back.
How Making A Murderer's Prosecutor Got The Comedian's Treatment

How Making A Murderer's Prosecutor Got The Comedian's Treatment

Stand-up star Jena Friedman makes London debut.
When Your Inner Voice Is A Superior Monkey: A Chat With Nina Conti

When Your Inner Voice Is A Superior Monkey: A Chat With Nina Conti

Hilarious ventriloquist swings into Criterion Theatre.
Al Murray Hosts Sex Appeal Comedy Show

Al Murray Hosts Sex Appeal Comedy Show

Fab line-up for sexual health charity Brook.
Festival Preview: Applecart 2012

Festival Preview: Applecart 2012

Have a laid back Sunday without compromising on the music.
Stewart Lee Talks Islamophobia And Toilet Humour

Stewart Lee Talks Islamophobia And Toilet Humour

The result is pee-larious.
Tunnel Vision: The 80s Comedy Club Where Heckling Became An Art Form

Tunnel Vision: The 80s Comedy Club Where Heckling Became An Art Form

Malcolm Hardee’s legendary comedy nights.
Ticket Alert: Daniel Kitson's New Play At The Old Vic

Ticket Alert: Daniel Kitson's New Play At The Old Vic

Tree also stars Tim Key.
Try Your Luck At Our Unwrong Quiz

Try Your Luck At Our Unwrong Quiz

10 questions to make you go 'WHAT?!'
London On The Cheap: 6th August - 12th August

London On The Cheap: 6th August - 12th August

London Comedy: Josie Long, Jack Whitehall, Robert Newman

London Comedy: Josie Long, Jack Whitehall, Robert Newman

New Year laughter.
Launder Money, Get A Divorce, Slaughter A Lamb, Touch Up An Alien

Launder Money, Get A Divorce, Slaughter A Lamb, Touch Up An Alien

Opportunities endless at new Covent Garden arcade.
Comedy Interview: John Finnemore

Comedy Interview: John Finnemore

We caught up John Finnemore and asked about sketch nights, the creative process and what the big deal is with radio.
Comedy Interview: James Bachman

Comedy Interview: James Bachman

London's Edinburgh Fringe Previews

London's Edinburgh Fringe Previews

Edinburgh bound comedy shows being road tested in London
Nudity, Offal, Pissing, Heckling: A Fitting Tribute To Malcolm Hardee

Nudity, Offal, Pissing, Heckling: A Fitting Tribute To Malcolm Hardee

An epic, ball-busting night of comedy/horror.
Only Fools And Horses Gets The Weirdos' Treatment

Only Fools And Horses Gets The Weirdos' Treatment

Museum of Comedy stages sitcom-inspired play.
Geek Review: Festival Of The Spoken Nerd @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Geek Review: Festival Of The Spoken Nerd @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Let's burn stuff, baby.
Eddie Izzard Reloaded: The Trans-Jedi Of Comedy Returns

Eddie Izzard Reloaded: The Trans-Jedi Of Comedy Returns

His revamped Force Majeure arrives in the West End.
Theatre Review: The Magistrate @ The National Theatre

Theatre Review: The Magistrate @ The National Theatre

A farce as preposterous as most Christmas traditions comes to the National.
Music Review: Flight Of The Conchords @ Wembley Arena

Music Review: Flight Of The Conchords @ Wembley Arena

'Tache Up For Charlie Chaplin Day Of Democracy

'Tache Up For Charlie Chaplin Day Of Democracy

Clown Around In Church This Sunday

Clown Around In Church This Sunday

Unorthodox annual service in 69th year.
How To Create A Comedy Idiot

How To Create A Comedy Idiot

John Finnemore on bringing his radio character to the stage.
Preview: The New St James Theatre

Preview: The New St James Theatre

It's not everyday London gets a new theatre. We had a sneak preview.
Theatre Review: When Women Wee @ Soho Theatre

Theatre Review: When Women Wee @ Soho Theatre

Don't blame us if your male friends stop talking to you.
Pub Quiz Patrol - The Bedford SW12

Pub Quiz Patrol - The Bedford SW12

Preview: First Direct Dialogue Festival

Preview: First Direct Dialogue Festival

One of the best festival line-ups we've seen in a while.
Londonist Out Loud: The Funniest Museum In London?

Londonist Out Loud: The Funniest Museum In London?

A trip to the Comedy Museum.
Celebrate Ten Years of Liberty Festival

Celebrate Ten Years of Liberty Festival

Three days of free performance and outdoor arts for all the family.
Birthday Girls Power Into Soho For Christmas

Birthday Girls Power Into Soho For Christmas

Snap up a ticket before they sell out.
Ticket Alert: Nine Lessons And Carols For Godless People

Ticket Alert: Nine Lessons And Carols For Godless People

Annual Christmas shows are on sale.
London Comedy: New Year's Eve, Luisa Omielan, Comedy Store Players

London Comedy: New Year's Eve, Luisa Omielan, Comedy Store Players

London laughter.
Video: Hoxton Hall Relaunches

Video: Hoxton Hall Relaunches

The home of contemporary variety in London.
Comedy Preview: The Ugly Animal Preservation Society

Comedy Preview: The Ugly Animal Preservation Society

What's the world's ugliest animal, and why should we care?
Finally, A Westlife Show We Can Enjoy: Bubblewrap, Reviewed

Finally, A Westlife Show We Can Enjoy: Bubblewrap, Reviewed

Sofie Hagen spills the beans on her boy band infatuation.
Play Retro Games On Your Phone With WiFi Wars

Play Retro Games On Your Phone With WiFi Wars

The most fun you can have prodding a screen.
Review: Magic Night @ Madame JoJos

Review: Magic Night @ Madame JoJos

Review: Reginald D Hunter @ Greenwich Comedy Festival

Review: Reginald D Hunter @ Greenwich Comedy Festival

Why Every Body Is Beach Beautiful

Why Every Body Is Beach Beautiful

Juliette Burton on docu-comedy show Look At Me.
Comedy Preview: Frank Skinner And Friends

Comedy Preview: Frank Skinner And Friends

Two weeks of comedy and cabaret hosted by Frank Skinner, at the Noel Coward Theatre in January.
The Secrets Of Storytelling With Comedian Sarah Kendall

The Secrets Of Storytelling With Comedian Sarah Kendall

The truth will out at Soho Theatre.
Unpublished Hitchhiker's Guide Material To Be Aired

Unpublished Hitchhiker's Guide Material To Be Aired

Chortle Comedy goes all bookish.
Celebrate the Birth of TV at Ally Pally

Celebrate the Birth of TV at Ally Pally

Broadcasting's 80th birthday
Preview: Revival Festival @ Marylebone Gardens

Preview: Revival Festival @ Marylebone Gardens

The old BBC offices transformed into an indoor outdoor bar plus cabaret and comedy.
Pick Of The Camden Fringe: 3-9 August

Pick Of The Camden Fringe: 3-9 August

Comedy, theatre, more.
Olympics Comedy Twenty Twelve Starts Tonight

Olympics Comedy Twenty Twelve Starts Tonight

Hugh Bonneville and Jessica Hynes are in BBC4's mockumentary, going behind the scenes of London 2012's Deliverance Team.
Dog Judo's Guide To London Transport

Dog Judo's Guide To London Transport

Deadpan funny.
Dining Beyond Zone 1: The Hideaway

Dining Beyond Zone 1: The Hideaway

Music and munchies in a venue that really lives up to its name...
Where To Watch The Rugby World Cup

Where To Watch The Rugby World Cup

Comedy Review: Pam Ann ‘You F’Coffee’ @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Comedy Review: Pam Ann ‘You F’Coffee’ @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Prepare cabin doors for some outrageous audience interaction.
Helen Keen's Spacetacular! An Evening Of Comedy, Science And Tin Foil

Helen Keen's Spacetacular! An Evening Of Comedy, Science And Tin Foil

Get earlybird tickets for an out-of-this-world show.
New Festival: The Apple Cart, Victoria Park

New Festival: The Apple Cart, Victoria Park

Field Day spawns a new festival for Vicky Park this August.
Interview: The Pangea Project, Stamford Hill

Interview: The Pangea Project, Stamford Hill

Comedy Review: Late Night Gimp Fight @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Late Night Gimp Fight @ Soho Theatre

Lots of dick jokes, but inventive and fun.
Margaret Cho On 12 Days Of Rage And John Travolta's Face

Margaret Cho On 12 Days Of Rage And John Travolta's Face

PsyCHO tour lands in London.
4.2 Reasons To See Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy On Stage

4.2 Reasons To See Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy On Stage

Don't panic. There are still tickets...
Cyberspace Spam Wars With Comedian James Veitch

Cyberspace Spam Wars With Comedian James Veitch

The inbox strikes back at the Museum Of Comedy.
Theatre Review: Sex With A Stranger @ Trafalgar Studios

Theatre Review: Sex With A Stranger @ Trafalgar Studios

Laugh-out-loud funny and excruciatingly sad: welcome to the messy world of relationships
Comedy Review: Max & Ivan @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Max & Ivan @ Soho Theatre

They are too good for human words.
There's Dinosaurs On Westminster Bridge

There's Dinosaurs On Westminster Bridge

Lovely animation by Bec Hill and Jay Foreman.
London Word Festival Review: Intergender Wrestling / The Goodbye Library

London Word Festival Review: Intergender Wrestling / The Goodbye Library

Simon Munnery takes on the ladies, and a perfectly pitched night of sweet lament to libraries from Emmy the Great and Jack Underwood.
Theatre Review: A Midsummer Night's Dream @ The Lyric

Theatre Review: A Midsummer Night's Dream @ The Lyric

A fun and refreshing take on Shaksespeare's comedy classic
Hidden Gems Of The Edinburgh Fringe Come To Brixton

Hidden Gems Of The Edinburgh Fringe Come To Brixton

Quirky, interesting comedy.
Pub Quiz Patrol - The Railway NW6

Pub Quiz Patrol - The Railway NW6

Royal Albert Hall Launches First Film Festival

Royal Albert Hall Launches First Film Festival

A celebration of magic of the movies and cinema’s most stunning scores.
Comedy Review: Henning Wehn's Christmas Do @ Leicester Square Theatre

Comedy Review: Henning Wehn's Christmas Do @ Leicester Square Theatre

Carols and comedy for a Sunday afternoon.
Book Now For Winter Comedy At The Phoenix Fringe

Book Now For Winter Comedy At The Phoenix Fringe

Al Murray, Alan Davies, Bridget Christie and more.
The London Of Peter Sellers

The London Of Peter Sellers

He created Inspector Clouseau, deun't you kneuw.
See Comedy Fringe Heroes In An Abandoned Pub

See Comedy Fringe Heroes In An Abandoned Pub

Throgmortons opens up for Christmas comedy festival.
Theatre Review: Moon On A Rainbow Shawl @ National Theatre

Theatre Review: Moon On A Rainbow Shawl @ National Theatre

Six lives' tragedies, hopes and dreams all played under the watchful guise of the fateful moon.
London 2012 Festival Details Announced

London 2012 Festival Details Announced

The cultural highlights for London.
What’s On In London Theatre: 15-21 January

What’s On In London Theatre: 15-21 January

Our pick of London's best theatre, comedy and puppetry on offer this week.
Preview: London Storytelling Festival

Preview: London Storytelling Festival

Comedians and spoken word performers tell tales.
From HoHo To Soho: How To Crack-Up This Christmas

From HoHo To Soho: How To Crack-Up This Christmas

London's essential festive comedy.
Pam Ann Flies High And Low

Pam Ann Flies High And Low

The Australian trolley dolly suffers a little turbulence on her latest flight.
Free Tickets to Coming Up Later @ The Old Vic Tunnels

Free Tickets to Coming Up Later @ The Old Vic Tunnels

Vintage porn and snogging lessons for a very round price.
Cartoon: Decisions, Decisions

Cartoon: Decisions, Decisions

Zac Vs Sadiq.
Go Crazy For Comedy On The Big Screen With Loco Film Festival

Go Crazy For Comedy On The Big Screen With Loco Film Festival

See the funny side of film this weekend
6 London Music Biopics That Can't Fail

6 London Music Biopics That Can't Fail

Solid gold hits, every one.
What’s On In London Theatre 22-28 January

What’s On In London Theatre 22-28 January

Our pick of London’s best theatre and opera on offer this week.
Comedy Review: Richard Herring, Christ On A Bike: The Second Coming

Comedy Review: Richard Herring, Christ On A Bike: The Second Coming

Be-sandalled, be-suited and be-bearded, Richard Herring brings the 'second coming' of his favourite solo show, Christ On A Bike, to the Leicester Square Theatre for a seasonal run.
London Destroyed As Danger Mouse Returns In Triumph

London Destroyed As Danger Mouse Returns In Triumph

New era for London's favourite cartoon.
How To Find Jane Austen's Lost Novels In London

How To Find Jane Austen's Lost Novels In London

There are at least 864 of them.
Early Verdict On The London Weekly: "A Shocker"

Early Verdict On The London Weekly: "A Shocker"

Comedy Interview: Robin & Partridge

Comedy Interview: Robin & Partridge

Ahead of their Old Vic Tunnels show this Friday, Robin & Partridge tell us about 9 Elms, quiches and standing in a field in Somerset dressed as a fairy.
A Londoner’s Guide To The Edinburgh Fringe

A Londoner’s Guide To The Edinburgh Fringe

From the human Jenga to the black pudding.
Don't Ever Heckle: James Kettle

Don't Ever Heckle: James Kettle

Laughter In The Purple Cow: Udderbelly Festival

Laughter In The Purple Cow: Udderbelly Festival

Comedy returns to the South Bank.
Get Your Geek On As Comedy Night Returns

Get Your Geek On As Comedy Night Returns

From Pavlov's Dog to Henry's Cat: The Geekatorium is back.
Meet The Musical Comedian Most Likely To Become A Millionaire

Meet The Musical Comedian Most Likely To Become A Millionaire

Laurence Owen's Cinemusical sets the Soho soundtrack.
Luisa Omielan Is Right, Ladies

Luisa Omielan Is Right, Ladies

Comedy for #allmen, too.
Comedy Preview: Greenwich Comedy Festival

Comedy Preview: Greenwich Comedy Festival

Dylan Moran, Reginald D Hunter, Isy Suttie and Jerry Sadowitz among those bringing the funny to SE London.
Tonight: Whose Line Is It Anyway? Live At The Adelphi

Tonight: Whose Line Is It Anyway? Live At The Adelphi

Last minute ticket offer.
Don't Ever Heckle: Richard Sandling

Don't Ever Heckle: Richard Sandling

Theatre Review: Travelling Light @ the National Theatre

Theatre Review: Travelling Light @ the National Theatre

Another homage to the early days of cinema, this time on stage
Any Questions Answered – The £8 Interview

Any Questions Answered – The £8 Interview

Lairy And Late: Get Spanked At Udderbelly

Lairy And Late: Get Spanked At Udderbelly

Comedy for the late night tanked up crowd.
Comedy Interview: Richard Herring

Comedy Interview: Richard Herring

On Shepherds Bush, Talking Cock, the Metro, fame and Rasputin.
Discover Local London: The Step @ Bowes Park

Discover Local London: The Step @ Bowes Park

A cafe, bar and gallery filled with local and London love.
What’s On In London Theatre: 12 – 18 March

What’s On In London Theatre: 12 – 18 March

Our pick of London’s best dance, theatre, opera and comedy opening this week.
Don't Ever Heckle: Gerry Howell

Don't Ever Heckle: Gerry Howell

Wax's New Show Dripping With Mindfulness

Wax's New Show Dripping With Mindfulness

But comedian still finds time to twerk.
What's On In London Theatre: 8-14 January

What's On In London Theatre: 8-14 January

The best comedy, drama, and dance opening in London this week.
London SketchFest Champions Return After Year Of Glory

London SketchFest Champions Return After Year Of Glory

2014's best new act Gein's Family Giftshop are 2015's main feature.
Comedy Review: The Brandreth Papers @ Canal Cafe Theatre

Comedy Review: The Brandreth Papers @ Canal Cafe Theatre

Hilarious tales of Kraken-battling and Monarch-saving from the remarkable life of Benet Brandreth.
Comedy Picks: Phoenix And Camden Fringe, Stewart Lee

Comedy Picks: Phoenix And Camden Fringe, Stewart Lee

Gigs this week and booking ahead.
Bet You've Never Seen This Harry Potter Instalment

Bet You've Never Seen This Harry Potter Instalment

Comedy group does own take on JK Rowling creation.
Renee Zellweger Returns To London To Have Bridget Jones’s Baby

Renee Zellweger Returns To London To Have Bridget Jones’s Baby

Watch the new trailer.
What’s On In London Theatre 19 – 25 March

What’s On In London Theatre 19 – 25 March

Our pick of London’s best theatre, dance and comedy opening this week
Comedy Review: Simon Amstell @ O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire

Comedy Review: Simon Amstell @ O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire

Thoughtful, clever and very funny soul baring.
Simon Amstell Work In Progress Shows At Invisible Dot

Simon Amstell Work In Progress Shows At Invisible Dot

Book quickly.
Have I Got News For You Star Headlines At New Rivoli Ballroom Night

Have I Got News For You Star Headlines At New Rivoli Ballroom Night

Reginald D Hunter in beautiful surroundings.
Pick Of The Camden Fringe: 10-16 August

Pick Of The Camden Fringe: 10-16 August

Comedy and theatre for week two.
Race, Politics And Drinking: Meet Desiree Burch

Race, Politics And Drinking: Meet Desiree Burch

Funny Women competition winner talks to Londonist.
Shoreditch Shindig: For Weirdos And Their Friends

Shoreditch Shindig: For Weirdos And Their Friends

A new variety night from Bourgeois & Maurice.
Spooky Comedy In An Abandoned Theatre - What's Not To Like?

Spooky Comedy In An Abandoned Theatre - What's Not To Like?

Videos And YouTube Gags With Adam Buxton

Videos And YouTube Gags With Adam Buxton

Fans will love Kernel Panic.
New Opening: The Screening Room Society @ Old Vic Tunnels

New Opening: The Screening Room Society @ Old Vic Tunnels

A knight, a gnome, an explorer and a tax inspector walk into a bar...
Comedy Preview: Austentatious, An Improvised Novel @ Wheatsheaf

Comedy Preview: Austentatious, An Improvised Novel @ Wheatsheaf

See one of the lost works of Jane Austen performed before your very eyes.
Comedy Review: Stewart Lee @ Leicester Square Theatre

Comedy Review: Stewart Lee @ Leicester Square Theatre

Preview: Camden Fringe 2011 - Comedy

Preview: Camden Fringe 2011 - Comedy

The pigeon's gone mod, venues cover the length of the borough and tickets start from £5. What will you see?
Comedy Is Cruelty In Cheese And Crackwhores

Comedy Is Cruelty In Cheese And Crackwhores

Richard Gadd goes nuts at Soho Theatre.
Preview: Camden Fringe 2012

Preview: Camden Fringe 2012

An August of opera, stand up, sketch comedy, drama, music, physical theatre & puppetry.
Ticket Alert: Trailer Park Boys Roll Up In Brixton

Ticket Alert: Trailer Park Boys Roll Up In Brixton

This time they're even more drunk, high and unemployed.
Preview: LOCO London Comedy Film Festival 2013

Preview: LOCO London Comedy Film Festival 2013

Celebrating some of the best upcoming funny films.
Comedy Preview: All Your Internet Are Belong To Us @ Pub On The Park

Comedy Preview: All Your Internet Are Belong To Us @ Pub On The Park

Tumblr Wars, memes and trolling in Hackney.
Preview: Penn and Teller @ Hammersmith Apollo

Preview: Penn and Teller @ Hammersmith Apollo

Comedian Interview: Sanderson Jones

Comedian Interview: Sanderson Jones

We meet a man on a mission to sell every ticket to his big London show in person.
Comedy Interview: Joe Rogan

Comedy Interview: Joe Rogan

Get Some Sex Appeal In Your Life

Get Some Sex Appeal In Your Life

Fundraising comedy night returns, Al Murray hosts.
Review: Seven Day Drunk @ Soho Theatre

Review: Seven Day Drunk @ Soho Theatre

The star of the alcohol experiment-turned stage show Seven Day Drunk gives us pointers on where to get merry.
See Stewart Lee Do Comedy For Depression

See Stewart Lee Do Comedy For Depression

Great line-up for an awesome cause.
Laugh It Up With This Exclusive Short From LOCO Film Festival

Laugh It Up With This Exclusive Short From LOCO Film Festival

Rest Stop tells the tale of a wayward tourist.
Exhibition Explores The Rise And Fall Of Alternative Comedy

Exhibition Explores The Rise And Fall Of Alternative Comedy

Canal gallery goes behind the 80s scene.
Where To See Edinburgh Comedy Before The Edinburgh Fringe

Where To See Edinburgh Comedy Before The Edinburgh Fringe

It's preview time.
Camden Fringe Reviews: Staple/face, Underhero & Gallantry

Camden Fringe Reviews: Staple/face, Underhero & Gallantry

Sketch comedy, innovative theatre and potted opera on one Saturday afternoon.
How London's Housing Crisis Created A One-Star Show

How London's Housing Crisis Created A One-Star Show

When Diane Spencer met Nancy Dell'Olio.
Spoken Word Review: Tall Tales @ Peckham Literary Festival

Spoken Word Review: Tall Tales @ Peckham Literary Festival

A night of comedy and storytelling so funny we almost had a major back spasm, from the Tall Tales team of writers, actors, musicians and bloggers.
Janeane Garofalo In Soho This Bank Holiday

Janeane Garofalo In Soho This Bank Holiday

See the doyenne of erudite sarcasm.
Stuff Edinburgh: Phoenix Fringe Has A Fantastic Line Up

Stuff Edinburgh: Phoenix Fringe Has A Fantastic Line Up

Alan Davies, Isy Suttie, Mark Watson, Robin Ince and tons more.
Noel Fielding Helps Amused Moose Comedy Club Launch New Home

Noel Fielding Helps Amused Moose Comedy Club Launch New Home

Leicester Square venue opens with new material night.
Kids' TV Show Knightmare Comes To The South Bank

Kids' TV Show Knightmare Comes To The South Bank

Helmet of Justice at the ready.
Preview: Ealing Summer Festivals 2011

Preview: Ealing Summer Festivals 2011

All sorts of music, comedy and family fun in Ealing parks this July
Pick Of The Camden Fringe: 24-30 August

Pick Of The Camden Fringe: 24-30 August

ZX Spectrums, choose your own adventure and Fenella Fielding.
Theatre Review: As You Like It @ The Roundhouse

Theatre Review: As You Like It @ The Roundhouse

As You Like It is one of the Bard's comedies that ticks several Elizabethan mirth-making boxes; love at first sight, cross dressing, plain speaking fools and flirty freedoms when courtly townspeople head out to the countryside. Director Michael Boyd has added a dash of darkness to the proceedings too...
Muslim-Jewish Theatre Group Celebrates 10 Years Together

Muslim-Jewish Theatre Group Celebrates 10 Years Together

Come In! Sit Down! with MUJU Crew.
Comedy Review: Making Faces @ Camden Fringe

Comedy Review: Making Faces @ Camden Fringe

In which our correspondent finds writing a review of a funny show difficult.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 3-9 March

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 3-9 March

The pick of this week's funny.
US Improv Institution Comes To London

US Improv Institution Comes To London

Alumni includes Tina Fey, Bill Murray and Will Ferrell.
In Conversation With A Biscuit Sommelier

In Conversation With A Biscuit Sommelier

All those vital questioned answered.
Pick Of The Camden Fringe: 17-23 August

Pick Of The Camden Fringe: 17-23 August

Week three: here we come.
Immigrant Diaries: How To Pakora Lunch

Immigrant Diaries: How To Pakora Lunch

Shared stories at Southbank Centre.
How We Don't Understand Why Sam Simmons Won Edinburgh

How We Don't Understand Why Sam Simmons Won Edinburgh

Comedian aspires to be Marmite and fails.
Ticket Alert: Comedy Shows For 2013

Ticket Alert: Comedy Shows For 2013

Get tickets now for some of the bigger comedy gigs next year.
Ticket Alert: Gigs on Sale This Morning

Ticket Alert: Gigs on Sale This Morning

This week's onsales in a nutshell: one wardrobe malfunction, some South African rockers and an ex-Beatle.
Comedy Review: What's So Funny @ British Library

Comedy Review: What's So Funny @ British Library

A comedic examination of language at the British Library, with Richard Herring, Arthur Smith, Susan Murray, Doc Brown and the inimitable Ida Barr.
Classic Films And Live Comedy At LOCO Comedy Film Festival

Classic Films And Live Comedy At LOCO Comedy Film Festival

Laugh away the January blues.
Sugar Mummies: Theatre Review

Sugar Mummies: Theatre Review

Cabaret Review: Wam Bam Club @ Cafe de Paris

Cabaret Review: Wam Bam Club @ Cafe de Paris

Intimate And Masterful: The Claudia O'Doherty Experience

Intimate And Masterful: The Claudia O'Doherty Experience

Very funny gig at The Invisible Dot.
See Rob Delaney And Russell Howard Try Out New Work

See Rob Delaney And Russell Howard Try Out New Work

Phoenix Winter Fringe tickets on sale now.
Never Mind That Shit, Here Comes Mel Brooks!

Never Mind That Shit, Here Comes Mel Brooks!

Rare chance to see comedy genius in London.
Fraff: Poetry For Drunks, Dyslexics And Weirdos

Fraff: Poetry For Drunks, Dyslexics And Weirdos

Not for fans of Pam Ayres.
A Comedian Blogs: Some Secrets About the London Comedy Circuit

A Comedian Blogs: Some Secrets About the London Comedy Circuit

Comedy Review: Danny Bhoy @ Leicester Square Theatre

Comedy Review: Danny Bhoy @ Leicester Square Theatre

London Comedy: Stewart Lee, Doc Brown, Experiments

London Comedy: Stewart Lee, Doc Brown, Experiments

Mid-February funny.
Theatre Review: The Alchemist @ Upstairs At The Gatehouse

Theatre Review: The Alchemist @ Upstairs At The Gatehouse

Three cheats take on London to con its citizens of their cash and make a fortune.
Comedy Review: Tony Law @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Tony Law @ Soho Theatre

Absurdist meta-comedy.
London Comedy: Tim Key, Richard Herring, Puns

London Comedy: Tim Key, Richard Herring, Puns

Tickle your fancy.
Preview: Greenwich Comedy Festival 2011

Preview: Greenwich Comedy Festival 2011

Top comedy acts in the big top, free entertainment in the little top and Adam Buxton's BUG at the Old Royal Naval College
Review: Invisible Dot Club, Camden Stables Market

Review: Invisible Dot Club, Camden Stables Market

Comedy Interview: Petra Massey

Comedy Interview: Petra Massey

The Office Party and Spymonkey star talks to us about disappearing pubs, street performance, protests and inappropriate nudity.
Burst Festival At BAC

Burst Festival At BAC

Ticket Alert: See Catastrophe's Rob Delaney Try Out Material In A Pub

Ticket Alert: See Catastrophe's Rob Delaney Try Out Material In A Pub

Along with Aisling Bea, Tom Parry and Kieran Hodgson.
Comedy Review: Eugene Mirman

Comedy Review: Eugene Mirman

A night with Eugene Mirman, his Pretty Good Friends, and a laser gun that measures the temperature of a crotch.
Comedian Richard Gadd Puts The Pun Into Punk

Comedian Richard Gadd Puts The Pun Into Punk

His painfully absurd show comes to Soho Theatre.
Guaranteed Grins At Greenwich Comedy Festival

Guaranteed Grins At Greenwich Comedy Festival

Wehn, Omielan, Key and the like.
Review: The Attic @ The Oubliette Arthouse

Review: The Attic @ The Oubliette Arthouse

In the dying days of 2010, twisted duo EastEnd Cabaret held a mini-cabaret festival in a recently squatted building on Shaftesbury Avenue. Were you there?
London Comedy: Josie Long, Andy Zaltzman, Stewart Lee

London Comedy: Josie Long, Andy Zaltzman, Stewart Lee

Plus Bourgeois & Maurice and Resonance FM fundraiser.
London On The Cheap - 15th - 20th July

London On The Cheap - 15th - 20th July

Liam Williams: Die, Capitalist Scum

Liam Williams: Die, Capitalist Scum

Find out why money is funny.
Review: Uncanny Valley @ Hen and Chickens Theatre

Review: Uncanny Valley @ Hen and Chickens Theatre

What’s On In London Theatre 25 Sept – 1 Oct

What’s On In London Theatre 25 Sept – 1 Oct

Here are a few highlights from London’s theatrical calendar for the next seven days
Preview: Kings Place Festival 2011

Preview: Kings Place Festival 2011

100 events over four days for free or £4.50
Ava Vidal Points Out Why He's Not A Keeper

Ava Vidal Points Out Why He's Not A Keeper

Followed by a quick spot of street harassment.
Review: A Chorus Of Disapproval @ Harold Pinter Theatre

Review: A Chorus Of Disapproval @ Harold Pinter Theatre

This play about amateur dramatics could not be more professional.
Comedy Review: Katherine Ryan Nature's Candy @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Katherine Ryan Nature's Candy @ Soho Theatre

Kooky and filthy comedy from a performer on the up.
Comedy Review: Tony Izzett & Friends @ Camden Fringe

Comedy Review: Tony Izzett & Friends @ Camden Fringe

Please, please, please go and see this show.
Comedy Review: Alex Horne - Seven Years In The Bathroom @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Alex Horne - Seven Years In The Bathroom @ Soho Theatre

Life, but not in the order we know it.
Robin Ince Leads London's Biggest Science Pub Quiz

Robin Ince Leads London's Biggest Science Pub Quiz

We speak to the comedian about new geek gig.
Alex Edelman's Show Is Some Of The Best Stand Up You'll See

Alex Edelman's Show Is Some Of The Best Stand Up You'll See

Best Newcomer at Edinburgh fully deserves that title.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 15-21 July

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 15-21 July

Gigs from Sheeps, Jigsaw, Sean Lock, Rhys Darby, Jo Brand, Bec Hill and more.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 31 March-6 April

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 31 March-6 April

Isy Suttie, Mark Thomas, Sara Pascoe and a triple helping of Will Franken this week.
What's On In London Theatre 4-10 September

What's On In London Theatre 4-10 September

This week’s theatrical openings and reminders about those shows that are leaving London in the next seven days.
Christie, Conti And Hagen Will Make You Laugh In A Church

Christie, Conti And Hagen Will Make You Laugh In A Church

Union Chapel announces new comedy season.
Comedy Review: Simon Munnery Fylm-Makker @ Leicester Square Theatre

Comedy Review: Simon Munnery Fylm-Makker @ Leicester Square Theatre

Spend an evening with your back to the comedian.
A Comedy Tribute That 'Could Be Good, Could Be Shit'

A Comedy Tribute That 'Could Be Good, Could Be Shit'

Judge the show by Malcolm Hardee's catchphrase.
Josie Long: What Becomes Of The Brokenhearted

Josie Long: What Becomes Of The Brokenhearted

Deeply personal stand-up.
Comedy Review: Adam Riches @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Adam Riches @ Soho Theatre

Edinburgh winner's show is insanely brilliant.
Comedian Interview: Steve Furst

Comedian Interview: Steve Furst

The man behind legendary cabaret comedian and occasional cagefighter Lenny Beige is far from bland.
Interview: Rant And Dick

Interview: Rant And Dick

Comedy Preview: Do The Right Thing @ The Phoenix

Comedy Preview: Do The Right Thing @ The Phoenix

See the panel show podcast recorded.
Comedy Preview: Bums On Seats @ Lyric Theatre

Comedy Preview: Bums On Seats @ Lyric Theatre

Comedy Preview: Sex Appeal @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Comedy Preview: Sex Appeal @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Fundraiser for sexual health charity Brook has a fantastic line-up.
Joseph Morpurgo's Distilled Lunacy Is A Must-See

Joseph Morpurgo's Distilled Lunacy Is A Must-See

Meet the psychotic inhabitants of Odessa, Texas.
The Only Way Is Downton: Cream Tea & Vajazzles

The Only Way Is Downton: Cream Tea & Vajazzles

Impressions comedian Luke Kempner transforms Downton.
Rude Kirsty Young And The Worst Record Collection You'll Ever Hear

Rude Kirsty Young And The Worst Record Collection You'll Ever Hear

Catch Joseph Morpurgo's Edinburgh nominated comedy show.
Cartwheeling Comedy From Dane Baptiste

Cartwheeling Comedy From Dane Baptiste

Edinburgh best newcomer nominee comes to Soho.
Preview: Kings Place Festival @ Kings Place

Preview: Kings Place Festival @ Kings Place

Classical and contemporary music, comedy and spoken word for less than a fiver.
Nina Conti: Funny, Frank, Filthy Ventriloquism

Nina Conti: Funny, Frank, Filthy Ventriloquism

New run of Dolly Mixtures at Soho Theatre.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy 8-14 January

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy 8-14 January

Our pick of next week's comedy gigs.
Preview: The Big Mix In Shoreditch

Preview: The Big Mix In Shoreditch

Ten hours of music, comedy and cabaret in aid of MacMillan this Sunday.
Kieran Hodgson's Tour De France Tour De Force

Kieran Hodgson's Tour De France Tour De Force

Someone give this show a yellow jersey.
Comedy Review: Mark Thomas - Extreme Rambling @ Tricycle Theatre

Comedy Review: Mark Thomas - Extreme Rambling @ Tricycle Theatre

Top tips for walking along the Israeli Separation Barrier, including more than just "don't get shot".
New Topical Comedy In Tufnell Park

New Topical Comedy In Tufnell Park

Forget HIGNFY, try WHTNEDFM?
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 23-29 June

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 23-29 June

Extreme laughter from Andrew O'Neill, Helen Arney, Tim Key and more this week.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy 15-21 January

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy 15-21 January

Where to find funny next week.
Comedy Preview: Comedy Rush @ Shaftesbury Theatre

Comedy Preview: Comedy Rush @ Shaftesbury Theatre

60 x 60 second acts line up to tickle your funny bone this week.
Red Bastard Will Chew You Up

Red Bastard Will Chew You Up

And somehow you'll be grateful.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 17-23 June

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 17-23 June

Our pick of this week's shows and Edinburgh previews, including Holly Walsh, Matthew Crosby, Josie Long and Andrew Maxwell.
Atheist Bus Ad Slogan Generator

Atheist Bus Ad Slogan Generator

Comedy Review: Doctor Brown @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Doctor Brown @ Soho Theatre

Weird-good storyshowing from this year's Edinburgh winner.
Interview : Tim Fitzhigham, Eco-comedian

Interview : Tim Fitzhigham, Eco-comedian

Win Tickets To Doug Stanhope Live At Leicester Square Theatre

Win Tickets To Doug Stanhope Live At Leicester Square Theatre

One of the top 10 stand ups in the world takes up residency at Leicester Square Theatre
From Cancer To Comedy: Meet Beth Vyse

From Cancer To Comedy: Meet Beth Vyse

The comedian's hit show is raw, honest and funny.
Preview: Up & Over It @ London Wonderground

Preview: Up & Over It @ London Wonderground

Get ready to tap your tits off.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 17-23 July

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 17-23 July

Where to find funny this week - and since Edinburgh preview season is seriously ramping up, it's not hard.
Josie Long Susses Out Investigative Journalism

Josie Long Susses Out Investigative Journalism

Comedian goes all Panorama on us.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 18-24 September

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 18-24 September

Our pick of where to find funny over the next seven days.
Be There First: The Last Refuge's First Festival

Be There First: The Last Refuge's First Festival

A fortnight of theatre, comedy, cabaret, poetry and film in Peckham.
London Comedy: Dara O'Briain, Do The Right Thing, Free Fringe

London Comedy: Dara O'Briain, Do The Right Thing, Free Fringe

The week in funny.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 8-14 July

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 8-14 July

It's an excellent week for comedy - we had real problems picking the best shows.
Coming Up Later @ The Old Vic Tunnels

Coming Up Later @ The Old Vic Tunnels

Vintage porn, naughty songs and snogging practice.
Preview: Pleasance London Edinburgh Preview Season

Preview: Pleasance London Edinburgh Preview Season

You won't have to leave London to enjoy some of this year's Edinburgh Fringe comedy highlights.
Theatre Review: One Monkey Don't Stop No Show @ Tricycle Theatre

Theatre Review: One Monkey Don't Stop No Show @ Tricycle Theatre

A high-society 1970s Philadelphia family is confronted with lower class problems.
Camden Fringe Week Two Round Up

Camden Fringe Week Two Round Up

What we saw, what we thought, what others saw and what to see
Theatre Review: The Sluts of Sutton Drive @ Finborough Theatre

Theatre Review: The Sluts of Sutton Drive @ Finborough Theatre

Desperate Housewives on acid (or Windolene)
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 11-17 March

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 11-17 March

Two fundraisers, risk taking, lessons, punning, sketches and performing drunk
"I'm Fleecing Joe Public"

"I'm Fleecing Joe Public"

Review: Englishman, Irishman And Scotsman Defy Stereotype

Review: Englishman, Irishman And Scotsman Defy Stereotype

Will Adamsdale pulls apart the hackneyed joke.
London Comedy: Daniel Rigby, Henning Wehn, Knock2Bag

London Comedy: Daniel Rigby, Henning Wehn, Knock2Bag

Where to get your laughs this week.
A Review Of Luke McQueen's Jack Whitehall Rant

A Review Of Luke McQueen's Jack Whitehall Rant

Beware the flying chairs.
Review: Duckie's Copyright Christmas @ The Barbican

Review: Duckie's Copyright Christmas @ The Barbican

Christmas cabaret as the Duckie crew serve up some seasonal satire.
"London Is Expensive," Says Every Article You Will Ever Read

"London Is Expensive," Says Every Article You Will Ever Read

That's cleared that up then
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 9-15 October

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 9-15 October

Our pick of next week's comedy gigs.
Reader Offer: Jeeves & Wooster Tickets + Exclusive Q&A

Reader Offer: Jeeves & Wooster Tickets + Exclusive Q&A

Chat to the show's stars and meet some Londonistas.
Tim Key: Single White Slut

Tim Key: Single White Slut

Poetry, but not as you know it.
London-Specific Comedy From Andrew Maxwell

London-Specific Comedy From Andrew Maxwell

Plus some fantastic guests.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 16-22 September

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 16-22 September

Simon Amstell, Festival of the Spoken Nerd, Fear of a Brown Planet and Lenny Henry are in town.
London Comedy: Adam Buxton, Matt Okine, Janeane Garofalo

London Comedy: Adam Buxton, Matt Okine, Janeane Garofalo

The best laughs in town.
Cabaret Preview: The Winter Of Our Discontent @ Arcola Tent

Cabaret Preview: The Winter Of Our Discontent @ Arcola Tent

We speak to the man behind next week's variety extravaganza.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 3-9 July

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 3-9 July

Our pick of where to find funny this week.
Spacetacular! Space-Themed Evening For Yuri's Night

Spacetacular! Space-Themed Evening For Yuri's Night

Scientists and comedians share a stage for an evening of space-themed fun.
London Comedy: The Boy With Tape On His Face, Jerry Sadowitz, Alex Horne

London Comedy: The Boy With Tape On His Face, Jerry Sadowitz, Alex Horne

The week's laughs.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 25 September-1 October

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 25 September-1 October

Our choice of where to find funny over the next seven days.
Comedy Review: Adam Riches @ Leicester Square Theatre

Comedy Review: Adam Riches @ Leicester Square Theatre

In which we are given a first hand reminder of why it's best not to be late to comedy gigs.
Comedy Review: Robin And Partridge @ Hen & Chickens Theatre

Comedy Review: Robin And Partridge @ Hen & Chickens Theatre

Looking for the next hot comedy tip? Welcome to Robin and Partridge's mad world.
Preview: London Australian Film Festival @ Barbican

Preview: London Australian Film Festival @ Barbican

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 26 June-2 July

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 26 June-2 July

Our choice of where to find funny this week.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 6-12 May

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 6-12 May

Really lovely comedy, Improvathon 2012, comedy crushes and Londonist favourites
Londonist Stays In - Sunday 23 December

Londonist Stays In - Sunday 23 December

This Incredible Performer Does Hancock's Half Hour All By Himself

This Incredible Performer Does Hancock's Half Hour All By Himself

Impressionist does Sid, Kenneth and the Lad Himself.
London Comedy: Udderbelly, Sheeps, Bill Bailey

London Comedy: Udderbelly, Sheeps, Bill Bailey

Alternative, character and sketch comedy this week.
Top Comedians To Perform Sausage Shop Shows

Top Comedians To Perform Sausage Shop Shows

If you want a double entendre, I can give you one...
Win Tickets For The Ultimate Hip Hop Comedy Night Dong!

Win Tickets For The Ultimate Hip Hop Comedy Night Dong!

The freshest comedians, beatboxing and the biggest tunes (sponsored post).
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 6-12 January

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 6-12 January

Get laughs with Claudia O'Doherty, Tom Craine and BBCQT Watchalong.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 16-22 June

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 16-22 June

Arts Emergency Service fundraiser, Sara Pascoe, Jen Brister and Edinburgh previews.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 22-28 January

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 22-28 January

Our pick of next week's comedy gigs.
Comedy Review: Bright Club @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Comedy Review: Bright Club @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Comedy Connoisseurs' Favourite Podcast Comes To Soho Theatre

Comedy Connoisseurs' Favourite Podcast Comes To Soho Theatre

ComComPod closes in on West End.
Theatre Review: Monkey Bars @ The Unicorn Theatre

Theatre Review: Monkey Bars @ The Unicorn Theatre

What happens when childrens' words come out of adults mouths? Such a clever concept it's a wonder we've not seen it before. Funny, a little bit clumsy.
Help Kids Study Humanities With Arts Emergency Gig

Help Kids Study Humanities With Arts Emergency Gig

Josie Long, Stewart Lee and more.
Comedy Review: The Awkward Silence + Guests @ The Wilmington Arms

Comedy Review: The Awkward Silence + Guests @ The Wilmington Arms

Have some food before you go to this excellent comedy night.
Picture Preview: Udderbelly Festival @ Southbank

Picture Preview: Udderbelly Festival @ Southbank

The purple cow-tent goes up from early April. See our pick of the comedy, music and cabaret shows.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 10-16 March

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 10-16 March

Sue Perkins, Andrew Lawrence and Michael Legge among our pick of the week's funny.
Choose Your Own Documentary @ Southbank Centre

Choose Your Own Documentary @ Southbank Centre

You head south. There is a dragon here. It kills you. You are dead.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 18-23 December

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 18-23 December

Our pick of next week's comedy gigs.
Canadian Comedy Trio Reckon They Have Answer To London's Housing Crisis

Canadian Comedy Trio Reckon They Have Answer To London's Housing Crisis

No prizes for guessing what the Trailer Park Boys suggest...
Late Night Stand Up @ Soho Theatre's Comedy Bonk

Late Night Stand Up @ Soho Theatre's Comedy Bonk

Late laughs with Chris Dangerfield, Lloyd Griffith and Greg Burns.
London On The Cheap

London On The Cheap

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 5-11 May

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 5-11 May

Nina Conti, Cardinal Burns, Mae Martin and more laughs this week.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 4-10 March

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 4-10 March

Impro all week, musical stand-up, tragedy, genius and open mic
London Stand Up & Sketch Comedy: 27 March - 2 April

London Stand Up & Sketch Comedy: 27 March - 2 April

Where to find funny this week.
Comedy Review : Party @ Arts Theatre

Comedy Review : Party @ Arts Theatre

Comedy Picks: Fringes, Nina Conti And Celia Pacquola

Comedy Picks: Fringes, Nina Conti And Celia Pacquola

Laughter recommended.
Comedy Preview: Stand Up For Depression @ Union Chapel

Comedy Preview: Stand Up For Depression @ Union Chapel

Comedy Review: Onions And Dragons / 15% Of The Seagull / Deadpan Alley @ Camden Fringe

Comedy Review: Onions And Dragons / 15% Of The Seagull / Deadpan Alley @ Camden Fringe

Brilliant character comedy and laid-back stand up.
Preview: As It Occurs To Me @ Leicester Square Theatre

Preview: As It Occurs To Me @ Leicester Square Theatre

Comedy Ticket Alert: Dylan Moran

Comedy Ticket Alert: Dylan Moran

Camden Fringe Week One Round-Up

Camden Fringe Week One Round-Up

What we saw, what we thought, what others said and what to see
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 22-28 May

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 22-28 May

Our choice of the funny this week: new material, well-loved sets and some packed club nights.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 7-13 August

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 7-13 August

Our choice of where to find funny next week.
Comedy Interview: Caroline Clifford

Comedy Interview: Caroline Clifford

Bridget Christie Books Into Leicester Square Theatre

Bridget Christie Books Into Leicester Square Theatre

Interview on comedy, history and dressing up as an ant.
Celebrate Back To The Future Day At Leicester Square Theatre

Celebrate Back To The Future Day At Leicester Square Theatre

Comedian Nathan Cassidy's show based on time travel trilogy.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 18-24 March

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 18-24 March

Top turns including Simon Amstell, Daniel Kitson and Andrew Lawrence
London On The Cheap: 28th October - 4th November

London On The Cheap: 28th October - 4th November

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 20-26 January

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 20-26 January

Alexei Sayle, Chat Show Roulette and the last ever Delete the Banjax show.
Spring Dating: Sweating and Swotting

Spring Dating: Sweating and Swotting

Talking Improv With Cariad And Paul

Talking Improv With Cariad And Paul

How to be funny for a living.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 8-14 April

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 8-14 April

Where to find funny this week: Sara Pascoe, Miles Jupp, Ava Vidal, Tony Law, Humphrey Ker and some lessons.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 25-31 March

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 25-31 March

Rich Hall, Rich Herring, Benet Brandreth, Lolitics, Funny Flamingo, Bingo & Laughing Boy
Eddie Izzard - Live This Weekend

Eddie Izzard - Live This Weekend

Interview - Mark Watson

Interview - Mark Watson

Sam Simmons Gets Surreal

Sam Simmons Gets Surreal

Weirdness done properly, at Soho Theatre.
Off-Kilter, Interesting, Thoughtful Comedy From Invisible Dot

Off-Kilter, Interesting, Thoughtful Comedy From Invisible Dot

Expect to see Simon Amstell, Claudia O'Doherty, Nick Mohammed and the like.
Comedy Preview: Comedy Bonk @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Preview: Comedy Bonk @ Soho Theatre

Tony Law headlines a cracking late line-up for laughs
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 29 January-4 February

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 29 January-4 February

Our pick of next week's comedy gigs
Review: Tommy Tiernan @ Greenwich Comedy Festival

Review: Tommy Tiernan @ Greenwich Comedy Festival

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 5-11 February

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 5-11 February

Our pick of next week's comedy gigs: Celia Paquola, Abandoman, Mark Watson, Andy Zaltzman, roffles, distractions and tragedy.
London Stand-Up And Sketch Comedy: 24-30 April

London Stand-Up And Sketch Comedy: 24-30 April

Our pick of where to find funny this week.
London Comedy: Adam Riches, Mae Martin, Miles Jupp

London Comedy: Adam Riches, Mae Martin, Miles Jupp

The best comedy gigs in town this week.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 26 February - 3 March

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 26 February - 3 March

Politics, PLEB talk, work in progress, science and the most beautiful comedy venue.
Comedy Gig: Russell Brand, Islington, 13th and 14th October.

Comedy Gig: Russell Brand, Islington, 13th and 14th October.

The Starchy Gallery: Potato Portraits And Tuber Masterpieces

The Starchy Gallery: Potato Portraits And Tuber Masterpieces

Where To Find Edinburgh Award-Winning Comedy In London

Where To Find Edinburgh Award-Winning Comedy In London

Hagen, Simmons and Gadd.
Big Comedy Names Come To Balham

Big Comedy Names Come To Balham

Mark Thomas, Stephen K Amos, Ed Byrne in town.
Comedy Review: Time Out Live's Laugh Out Loud @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Comedy Review: Time Out Live's Laugh Out Loud @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Comedy Review: Ava Vidal Goes Dutch @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Ava Vidal Goes Dutch @ Soho Theatre

An assured performer with impeccable timing and explosive punchlines.
One Rogue Reporter: Interview with Richard Peppiatt

One Rogue Reporter: Interview with Richard Peppiatt

Inside the world of the tabloid, by the man who published his resignation in The Guardian.
Comedy Interview: Jeremy Hardy

Comedy Interview: Jeremy Hardy

We exchanged a few words with the comedian before his tour reaches Barking on Friday.
Deal Of The Day: A Night Of Laughs For £4.95

Deal Of The Day: A Night Of Laughs For £4.95

Six comedians, one show, lots of laughs.
Theatre Review: Love On Trial @ The Ovalhouse

Theatre Review: Love On Trial @ The Ovalhouse

A one-man show that captivated its audience.
Theatre Preview: Sink or Shpin @ Boom! Cycle

Theatre Preview: Sink or Shpin @ Boom! Cycle

Shoreditch comedy...while sat on an exercise bike.
London On The Cheap

London On The Cheap

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 29 May-4 June

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 29 May-4 June

Our pick of where to find funny this week.
Comedy Preview: Pappy's Flatshare Slamdown

Comedy Preview: Pappy's Flatshare Slamdown

Join sketch group Pappy's and guests for the live panel show / podcast.
London Comedy: Milton Jones, Liam Williams, John Kearns

London Comedy: Milton Jones, Liam Williams, John Kearns

London laughter.
Review: The Bee @ Soho Theatre

Review: The Bee @ Soho Theatre

This Japanese dark comedy-drama comes with a sting in its tail.
Theatre Review: Dorothy In Oz @ Waterloo East Theatre

Theatre Review: Dorothy In Oz @ Waterloo East Theatre

A trip down the yellow brick road memory lane with adult twists on the original.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 13-19 May

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 13-19 May

Our pick of this week's comedy gigs, including Ed Byrne, Simon Munnery, Richard Herring and Gemma Arrowsmith
Bellylicious the Sequel @ Battersea Barge

Bellylicious the Sequel @ Battersea Barge

‘Confessions of a Belly Dance Diva’: Sexy, sassy and seriously funny.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 18-24 November

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 18-24 November

Marcus Brigstocke, Daniel Simonsen, James Acaster and the No More Page 3 campaign provide laughs this week.
Comedy Review: The Horne Section @ Southbank Centre

Comedy Review: The Horne Section @ Southbank Centre

In which we become part of a very funny act.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 1-7 July

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 1-7 July

Gigs from Cardinal Burns, Rich Hall and Edinburgh previews galore.
Daniel Sloss Stops In Soho Ahead Of New York Debut

Daniel Sloss Stops In Soho Ahead Of New York Debut

Star comedian slips on vagabond shoes.
Preview: The Will Gompertz Fringe @ The ICA

Preview: The Will Gompertz Fringe @ The ICA

The BBC's art critic goes all Hootenanny.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 19-25 August

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 19-25 August

Not all comedians have gone to Edinburgh: try Robin Ince, Nathan Caton or Frankie Boyle.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 24-30 July

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 24-30 July

Our pick of Edinburgh previews and other comedy gigs around town.
Review: Tez Talks About Muslims' Views On Tinder And Star Wars

Review: Tez Talks About Muslims' Views On Tinder And Star Wars

Comedian also introduces the Tez Commandments.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 10-16 July

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 10-16 July

Our pick of where to have your ribs tickled this week.
Londoners Take The Cake At New Acts Of The Year Showcase

Londoners Take The Cake At New Acts Of The Year Showcase

Comedian Bilal Zafar follows Stewart Lee and Ardal O'Hanlon as 'top of the bill'.
Welcome To Hannah Gadsby's Depression

Welcome To Hannah Gadsby's Depression

Like watching a panic attack, but, you know, funny.
Comedy Picks: Phoenix And Camden Fringes, Luke McGregor

Comedy Picks: Phoenix And Camden Fringes, Luke McGregor

Get some laughs here.
The Lost Lectures Become The Lost Circus For One Night Only

The Lost Lectures Become The Lost Circus For One Night Only

Transvestitism, adventures in science and kooky sonics.
Save The Date: London Bridge Festival, 10-15 July

Save The Date: London Bridge Festival, 10-15 July

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 21-27 July

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 21-27 July

Daniel Simonsen, Josh Widdicombe and lots of free comedy.
Sexy Physical Chameleon Doctor Brown's Befrdfgth At Soho Theatre

Sexy Physical Chameleon Doctor Brown's Befrdfgth At Soho Theatre

We want to play with Doctor Brown every day please.
Comedy And Spoken Word Preview: Camden Crawl

Comedy And Spoken Word Preview: Camden Crawl

Tony Law, Henning Wehn and other comedians, brilliant poetry group Homework, art history, hula hooping and more.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 14-20 April

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 14-20 April

Cariad Lloyd, Festival of the Spoken Nerd and Tiffany Stevenson our picks of the week's funny.
Comedy Review: Punt and Dennis @ Richmond Theatre

Comedy Review: Punt and Dennis @ Richmond Theatre

Punt and Dennis's latest tour is taking them around the country. We were on hand to see their only London date at Richmond Theatre.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 13-19 January

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 13-19 January

Two packed charity gigs at the Bloomsbury and the rest of our comedy picks this week.
Preview: Josie Long and Friends, Bloomsbury Theatre, 27th Oct.

Preview: Josie Long and Friends, Bloomsbury Theatre, 27th Oct.

The 2000 Year Old Man Still Feels Fresh Today

The 2000 Year Old Man Still Feels Fresh Today

Mel Brooks’ early comic character is resurrected.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 30 October-5 November

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 30 October-5 November

Our pick of the best comedy gigs next week.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 5-11 June

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 5-11 June

Our pick of where to find funny this week.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 15-21 May

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 15-21 May

Our pick of where to find funny this week.
Comedy Review: Daniel Simonsen @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Daniel Simonsen @ Soho Theatre

Deadpan Norwegian giggles.
Eric And Little Ern: The Review What We Wrote

Eric And Little Ern: The Review What We Wrote

What we think of it (so far).
Theatre Review: The Man Who Pays the Piper @ Orange Tree Theatre

Theatre Review: The Man Who Pays the Piper @ Orange Tree Theatre

A play just as funny and relevant as it was 80 years ago.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 3-9 February

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 3-9 February

Isy Suttie, Chris Addison, sketches and Darwin making you laugh this week.
Stand Up For Shelter And Help Homelessness

Stand Up For Shelter And Help Homelessness

Comedy fundraiser with Stewart Lee.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 10-16 February

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 10-16 February

Max & Ivan, Geekatorium, Alternative Comedy Memorial Society and more.
Comedy Review: My Name Is Sue, Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: My Name Is Sue, Soho Theatre

Preview : The Horne Section @ Criterion Theatre

Preview : The Horne Section @ Criterion Theatre

Look out for the "mighty 6-headed jazz comedy beast" lurking in The Horne Section
Deal Of The Day: A Tenner Off The Inimitable Bill Bailey

Deal Of The Day: A Tenner Off The Inimitable Bill Bailey

Ever seen anyone play a ballad on the Bible?
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 27 January-2 February

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 27 January-2 February

Be quick and get tickets to Simon Amstell and Spacetacular.
Comedy Review: Hannibal Buress @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Hannibal Buress @ Soho Theatre

Laid back comedy with killer punchlines
Comedy Review: Sam Simmons "Meanwhile" @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Sam Simmons "Meanwhile" @ Soho Theatre

A balding, mustachioed Australian dressed in t-shirt and pants goes loudly insane.
Theatre Review: PVT Wars @ The Rosemary Branch

Theatre Review: PVT Wars @ The Rosemary Branch

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 7-13 April

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 7-13 April

Shaun Keaveny, Richard Herring and Marcel Lucont gigging this week.
Festival Preview: Camden Fringe 2009

Festival Preview: Camden Fringe 2009

Cabaret Review: Cabaret Whore @ Soho Theatre

Cabaret Review: Cabaret Whore @ Soho Theatre

Cockfosters Show As Funny As Its Namesake

Cockfosters Show As Funny As Its Namesake

Dave Hill, via Laughborough Junction and Smile End.
Ticket Alert: Twitter Joke Trial Gig @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Ticket Alert: Twitter Joke Trial Gig @ Bloomsbury Theatre

On sale this morning from 9am: tickets for the Twitter Joke Trial gig, Friday 15 April, 7.30pm at the Bloomsbury Theatre.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 20-26 May

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 20-26 May

Our pick of next week's gigs, including Humphrey Ker, Austentatious, Andrew Lawrence and Frankie Boyle.
Comedy Review: Neil Hamburger @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Neil Hamburger @ Soho Theatre

Love or hate this subversive, deadpan satire and devilishly observed character comedy
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 11-17 September

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 11-17 September

Where to find funny this week
London Comedy: Robin Ince, Sheeps, Isy Suttie

London Comedy: Robin Ince, Sheeps, Isy Suttie

Jam packed week of funny.
Preview: The Horne Section With Alex Horne

Preview: The Horne Section With Alex Horne

Mixing jazz and comedy on a Monday night, Alex Horne hosts "unique and hilarious noises" at the Lyric Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue for 5 weeks.
Classical Music Comedy Review: Hans Liberg @ Cadogan Hall

Classical Music Comedy Review: Hans Liberg @ Cadogan Hall

Meet the self-styled ‘godfather of comedy and music’.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 6-12 November

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 6-12 November

Our pick of the best comedy gigs next week.
Comedy Ticket Alert : Daniel Kitson

Comedy Ticket Alert : Daniel Kitson

See Edinburgh-Nominated Comedian James Acaster At One-Off West End Show

See Edinburgh-Nominated Comedian James Acaster At One-Off West End Show

Represent at The Lyric.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy 27 November-3 December

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy 27 November-3 December

Our pick of next week's comedy gigs.
Interview: Festival Of The Spoken Nerd

Interview: Festival Of The Spoken Nerd

Helen Arney, Steve Mould and Matt Parker talk about their hit night of science and comedy.
Stage Pick Of The Week: The Cheeky Edition

Stage Pick Of The Week: The Cheeky Edition

Who wants some cheeky theatre, opera and burlesque in their life?
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 4-10 September

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 4-10 September

Our pick of where to find funny next week.
See 50 Hours Of Improvisation

See 50 Hours Of Improvisation

Sleep-deprived hysterics.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 19-25 May

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 19-25 May

Austentatious, Sketchfest, Mark Thomas and more.
Comedy Preview: Reprieve Night @ Lyceum Theatre

Comedy Preview: Reprieve Night @ Lyceum Theatre

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 17-23 March

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 17-23 March

Adam Hills, Shazia Mirza, David Baddiel, Mark Thomas and others being funny this week.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 23-29 October

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 23-29 October

Our pick of where to find funny next week.
London Comedy: Mark Thomas, Nina Conti, Comedy Films

London Comedy: Mark Thomas, Nina Conti, Comedy Films

Comedy gigs around town.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy 4-10 December

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy 4-10 December

Our pick of next week's comedy gigs.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 19-25 June

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 19-25 June

Our pick of where to find funny this week
Comedy Review: Idiots Of Ants – Model Citizens @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Idiots Of Ants – Model Citizens @ Soho Theatre

Sheer bloody brilliance.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 28 October-3 November

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 28 October-3 November

Get your funny with Sarah Millican, Doctor Brown, The Horne Section and more.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 12-18 May

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 12-18 May

Mae Martin, Jessie Cave, Mitch Benn and monsters from history. Oh, and Eddie Izzard's in town.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 21-27 October

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 21-27 October

Dara O'Briain, Andi Osho and some ugly animals.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 31 July-6 August

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 31 July-6 August

Our pick of where to find funny this week.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 10-16 June

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 10-16 June

Our pick of this week's comedy gigs, including Grainne Maguire, Greg Proops and a quest for genius.
London Dating: Wit, To Woo

London Dating: Wit, To Woo

Deal Of The Day: £5 Comedy At Udderbelly Festival

Deal Of The Day: £5 Comedy At Udderbelly Festival

Comedy trio WitTank bring the funny to Udderbelly.
Fresh Comedy In Soho To Banish Your New Year Blues

Fresh Comedy In Soho To Banish Your New Year Blues

Two fun shows from Beasts and Bec Hill.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 9-15 June

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 9-15 June

Parks and Recreation's Aziz Ansari, Daniel Simonsen and cricket comedy.
Preview: Bright Club @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Preview: Bright Club @ Bloomsbury Theatre

The best night of geek comedy and entertainment, bar none.
Comedy Review: As It Occurs to Me @ Leicester Square Theatre

Comedy Review: As It Occurs to Me @ Leicester Square Theatre

Comedy Review: Forgery Club V @ The Albany

Comedy Review: Forgery Club V @ The Albany

Comedy Review: Simon Munnery, Self-Employed @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Simon Munnery, Self-Employed @ Soho Theatre

The experimental stand-up delivers a scattergun show with the help of a tiny guitar.
Comedy Review: Jokes Newington

Comedy Review: Jokes Newington

Comedy Review: Sarah Kendall @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Sarah Kendall @ Soho Theatre

Sweary feminist stand up.
See Josie Long On Screen And Stand Up

See Josie Long On Screen And Stand Up

Comedian talks to us ahead of Kensal Rise film screening.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 13-19 November

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 13-19 November

Our pick of next week's comedy gigs.
Preview: The Greenwich Comedy Festival

Preview: The Greenwich Comedy Festival

Theatre: The Prisoner Of Windsor

Theatre: The Prisoner Of Windsor

Can Prince William master his speech in time for the big day?
London Stand-Up And Sketch Comedy: 3-9 April

London Stand-Up And Sketch Comedy: 3-9 April

Our choice of where to find funny this week.
Mute Oddity: See Doctor Brown's Three Shows In One Month

Mute Oddity: See Doctor Brown's Three Shows In One Month

Because, Becaves and Befrdfgth reprised at Soho Theatre.
London Comedy: David Baddiel, Liam Williams, Halloween

London Comedy: David Baddiel, Liam Williams, Halloween

Our pick of the week's laughter.
Theatre Preview: Carbon Dating @ Brockley Jack Studio

Theatre Preview: Carbon Dating @ Brockley Jack Studio

First dates are awkward, but this time we get to squirm at others go through it.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 2-8 October

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 2-8 October

Our pick of where to find funny over the next seven days.
London Comedy: Susan Calman, Adam Hills, Joseph Morpurgo

London Comedy: Susan Calman, Adam Hills, Joseph Morpurgo

This week's best comedy gigs.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 8-14 May

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 8-14 May

Our pick of where to find funny this week: Rich Hall, Simon Munnery, Zoe Lyons or Mitch Benn take your fancy?
Deal Of The Day: Chessboxing! Chess And Boxing. Together

Deal Of The Day: Chessboxing! Chess And Boxing. Together

Brains and brawn at King's Cross Scala.
Edinburgh Fringe Winner John Kearns Arrives In London

Edinburgh Fringe Winner John Kearns Arrives In London

He’s both funny haha and funny strange.
Sketches, Songs And The 80s: Pappy's Last Show Ever At Soho Theatre

Sketches, Songs And The 80s: Pappy's Last Show Ever At Soho Theatre

Two of the best comedy acts of the 2012 Edinburgh Fringe are at Soho Theatre this month. Which should you see?
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 4-10 November

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 4-10 November

Lucy Porter, Chris Martin, Jessica Fostekew, Nick Helm and Andrew O'Neill among the comedians gigging this week.
Comedy Preview: N2O Comedy Festival @ Battersea Arts Centre

Comedy Preview: N2O Comedy Festival @ Battersea Arts Centre

A mix of works-in-progress and tried-and-tested.
Racial Stereotypes And Creepy Characters From Daphne: Review

Racial Stereotypes And Creepy Characters From Daphne: Review

Funny, clever, uncomfortable sketch comedy.
Two Very Different Jailbirds Break Out At Soho Theatre

Two Very Different Jailbirds Break Out At Soho Theatre

Missing these would be criminal.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 26 August-1 September

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 26 August-1 September

The best of this week's gigs.
Fylm School Redefines The Comedy Setup

Fylm School Redefines The Comedy Setup

Surreal stand-up meets Art Attack.
Londonist at Christmas Reloaded, The Old Red Lion

Londonist at Christmas Reloaded, The Old Red Lion

Tom Parry: The Least Cynical Comedian On The Circuit?

Tom Parry: The Least Cynical Comedian On The Circuit?

Find out by watching Yellow T-Shirt.
Comedy Review: Tim Key @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Tim Key @ Soho Theatre

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 28 April-4 May

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 28 April-4 May

Omid Djalili, Tim Key, Susan Calman and more.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 24 February-2 March

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 24 February-2 March

The best comedy gigs in London this week.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 12-18 February

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 12-18 February

Our pick of next week's comedy gigs: Adam Riches, old time radio and a comedy festival.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 16-22 October

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 16-22 October

Our pick of the best comedy gigs next week.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 19-25 February

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 19-25 February

Our pick of next week's comedy gigs: last chance for Festival of the Spoken Nerd tickets and some packed club nights.
Veally, Veally Good: E4 Udderbelly @ Southbank Opens Today

Veally, Veally Good: E4 Udderbelly @ Southbank Opens Today

Interview : The World In One City

Interview : The World In One City

Review: Nathan Caton / David Morgan / Staffroom @ Camden Fringe

Review: Nathan Caton / David Morgan / Staffroom @ Camden Fringe

Two stand ups make us laugh then a play sends us back to school.
London Comedy: Jo Brand, Bridget Christie, Katherine Ryan

London Comedy: Jo Brand, Bridget Christie, Katherine Ryan

Where to get laughs this week.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 14-20 August

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 14-20 August

Our pick of where to find funny this week.
Forget The London Fringe Festival

Forget The London Fringe Festival

London Comedy: Sara Pascoe, Marcel Lucont, Gareth Morinan

London Comedy: Sara Pascoe, Marcel Lucont, Gareth Morinan

Plus a week of free comedy.
Preview: Udderbelly @ Southbank Centre

Preview: Udderbelly @ Southbank Centre

Cook And Moore Play Is A Bit Of A Dud

Cook And Moore Play Is A Bit Of A Dud

Not only repetitive but also awkward.
Win Tickets To Acclaimed Comedy Night, Knock2Bag

Win Tickets To Acclaimed Comedy Night, Knock2Bag

An absolutely cracking comedy line up are set to rock the stage in East London (sponsored post).
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 14-20 October

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 14-20 October

Richard Herring talks cock, an improvised musical and don't see Phill Jupitus.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 28 August-3 September

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 28 August-3 September

Our pick of where to find funny next week.
Comedy Rockers The Axis Of Awesome Head To Leicester Square

Comedy Rockers The Axis Of Awesome Head To Leicester Square

They have four chords, don't you know.
A Comedian Blogs: The Ethics of Heckling

A Comedian Blogs: The Ethics of Heckling

London Comedy: Festival Of The Spoken Nerd, Sheeps, Sarah Kendall

London Comedy: Festival Of The Spoken Nerd, Sheeps, Sarah Kendall

This week's funny.
Black Sheeps Of The Comedy Circuit

Black Sheeps Of The Comedy Circuit

You can't pen these guys in.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 24-30 June

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 24-30 June

Our pick of next week's gigs, including Henning Wehn, Richard Herring, Austentatious and comedy in a bookshop.
Comedy Review: Mark Watson Live @ The Chapel

Comedy Review: Mark Watson Live @ The Chapel

Comedy Review: Claudia O'Doherty @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Claudia O'Doherty @ Soho Theatre

Woman on the verge of a nervous breakdown.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 2-8 September

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 2-8 September

The best of this week's comedy gigs.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 30 June-6 July

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 30 June-6 July

Beta Males, Tim Vine, Robin Ince and more.
Preview: World's Smallest Festival

Preview: World's Smallest Festival

See A Week Of Comedy In Balham

See A Week Of Comedy In Balham

Also: Paul Daniels. Yep, THAT Paul Daniels.
Preview: The Fleeting Festival @ The Alexandra, SW4

Preview: The Fleeting Festival @ The Alexandra, SW4

Raising money for disaster relief this Saturday with cake, music, art and free G&Ts.
Laugh In The Face Of Love This Valentine's

Laugh In The Face Of Love This Valentine's

Comedy specials in the season of ickiness.
See New And Established Acts At Sketchfest

See New And Established Acts At Sketchfest

Vote for your favourite new act.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 21-27 April

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 21-27 April

Lucy Porter, Andy Zaltzman and a free comedy festival making you laugh this week.
Dead Funny: Jack Rooke On His Show Inspired By Bereavement

Dead Funny: Jack Rooke On His Show Inspired By Bereavement

We talk to the comedian ahead of his run at Soho Theatre.
Review: James Thiérrée - Invention, Illusion, Imagination

Review: James Thiérrée - Invention, Illusion, Imagination

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 22-28 April

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 22-28 April

Two lots of Tony Law, 1950s comedy, new material and impro
London Comedy: Trevor Noah, Loretta Maine, Tony Law

London Comedy: Trevor Noah, Loretta Maine, Tony Law

London LOLs.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 26 May-1 June

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 26 May-1 June

Brendon Burns, Chastity Butterworth, Sean Hughes and more.
Comedy Review: The Freewheelin' Cariad Lloyd @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: The Freewheelin' Cariad Lloyd @ Soho Theatre

Cariad Lloyd's Edinburgh show offers a lot of energy as well as some "solidly okay" jokes.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 20-26 November

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 20-26 November

Our pick of next week's comedy gigs.
Camden Fringe Review: Catie Wilkins

Camden Fringe Review: Catie Wilkins

Comedy Review: Richard Herring @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Richard Herring @ Soho Theatre

Asking 'what is love anyway?'
Comedy Review: David O'Doherty @ Greenwich Comedy Festival

Comedy Review: David O'Doherty @ Greenwich Comedy Festival

Comedy/Talks Preview: PLEB Talks

Comedy/Talks Preview: PLEB Talks

Rich Fulcher, Thom Tuck and other noble minds take on the global crisis.
Interview: Nicko From The Bad Film Club

Interview: Nicko From The Bad Film Club

Comedy Interview: Cowards

Comedy Interview: Cowards

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 14-20 July

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 14-20 July

Edinburgh previews galore, including Alex Horne, Tony Law and Richard Herring.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 17-23 February

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 17-23 February

Our pick of the week's comedy nights.
Ticket Alert: The Sisters: Return To The Isle Of Queef!

Ticket Alert: The Sisters: Return To The Isle Of Queef!

The Feral Pigeons bring their riotous debut show to the Leicester Square Theatre – not to be missed
Post War Radio Rations Review: The Fitzrovia Christmas Special

Post War Radio Rations Review: The Fitzrovia Christmas Special

1940s nostalgia ahoy.
Tom Rosenthal Says Thank You, Bulgaria

Tom Rosenthal Says Thank You, Bulgaria

From Friday Night Dinner to Eastern Europe.
Comedy Review: Josie Long @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Josie Long @ Soho Theatre

The evolution of Josie Long is a good thing.
We Talk Awards, Fish Markets And Megabus Gold With Comedian Jayde Adams

We Talk Awards, Fish Markets And Megabus Gold With Comedian Jayde Adams

Catch her at the Roundhouse in December.
Comedy Preview: Voodoo Nights @ Hammersmith Lyric

Comedy Preview: Voodoo Nights @ Hammersmith Lyric

Six comedians, £15...you're laughing.
Preview: The Insti2ute @ Pleasance Islington

Preview: The Insti2ute @ Pleasance Islington

London Word Festival Review: Books Vs Cigarettes

London Word Festival Review: Books Vs Cigarettes

Robin Ince once again curates an excellent night of intelligent comedy: can he and his guests find an activity better than reading?
Comedy Preview: What's So Funny @ British Library

Comedy Preview: What's So Funny @ British Library

A host of comedy names, including Richard Herring, Barry Cryer, Shazia Mirza and Arthur Smith, debate comedy at the British Library, plus two nights of stand up.
Comedy Review: Bridget Christie: Housewife Surrealist @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Bridget Christie: Housewife Surrealist @ Soho Theatre

Is this the least surreal show ever?
London Stand-Up And Sketch Comedy: 10-16 April

London Stand-Up And Sketch Comedy: 10-16 April

Our choice of where to find funny this week.
Pepitone's Well-Weaved Set Has Us In Stitches

Pepitone's Well-Weaved Set Has Us In Stitches

What Rough Beast at Soho Theatre.
London Comedy: Gina Yashere, Greekonomics, Cariad Lloyd

London Comedy: Gina Yashere, Greekonomics, Cariad Lloyd

Our pick of London's laffs.
Comedy Picks: Katherine Ryan, Sam Simmons, Camden Fringe

Comedy Picks: Katherine Ryan, Sam Simmons, Camden Fringe

London comedy this week.
Comedy Preview: Late Night Gimp Fight @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Preview: Late Night Gimp Fight @ Soho Theatre

A festive show with added ball gags.
London Comedy: Adam Riches, ACMS, Adam Buxton

London Comedy: Adam Riches, ACMS, Adam Buxton

Best comedy gigs this week.
London Comedy: Susan Calman, FOTSN And Eddie Izzard In French

London Comedy: Susan Calman, FOTSN And Eddie Izzard In French

Mon Dieu.
Theatre Review: Made Up @ Soho Theatre

Theatre Review: Made Up @ Soho Theatre

Impressive, funny and moving live improvisation and live music
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 21-27 August

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 21-27 August

Our pick of where to find funny next week.
Deal Of The Day: La Soirée’s Spiegeltent

Deal Of The Day: La Soirée’s Spiegeltent

See the crème de la crème of the cabaret world.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 7-13 July

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 7-13 July

Who will make you laugh this week?
Ticket Alert: Udderbelly Returns to Southbank

Ticket Alert: Udderbelly Returns to Southbank

The purple cow returns in April for 3 months of comedy and cabaret.
London Comedy: Alex Horne, Josie Long, Henning Wehn

London Comedy: Alex Horne, Josie Long, Henning Wehn

Edinburgh previews and doodling.
Camden Fringe Week Three Round Up

Camden Fringe Week Three Round Up

What we saw, what others saw and what to see in the final week
It Was My Job To Retreive The Lobsters From Her Bum

It Was My Job To Retreive The Lobsters From Her Bum

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy 11-17 December

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy 11-17 December

Our pick of next week's comedy gigs.
London On The Cheap - 17th - 23rd September

London On The Cheap - 17th - 23rd September

Book Signing: Digitiser's Mr. Biffo, Charing Cross Road

Book Signing: Digitiser's Mr. Biffo, Charing Cross Road

London Comedy: David O'Doherty, Soho Sketch Festival, Storyteller's Club

London Comedy: David O'Doherty, Soho Sketch Festival, Storyteller's Club

Funny nights.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 24-30 March

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 24-30 March

Laugh with Doctor Brown, Mae Martin and more next week.
Comedy Preview: Political Animal / Richard Herring @ BL

Comedy Preview: Political Animal / Richard Herring @ BL

Saturday Cinema Summary

Saturday Cinema Summary

London Comedy: Sarah Millican, Bright Club, James Acaster

London Comedy: Sarah Millican, Bright Club, James Acaster

Pick of the week's funny.
London Comedy: Jane Bussmann, Austentatious, Marcel Lucont

London Comedy: Jane Bussmann, Austentatious, Marcel Lucont

Best comedy gigs this week.
Comedy Preview: Frimston and Rowett

Comedy Preview: Frimston and Rowett

Expect not a flop of a sketch at the Canal Café on Sunday.
Richard Herring Laughs In The Face Of Death

Richard Herring Laughs In The Face Of Death

And so should you.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 12-18 June

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 12-18 June

Our pick of where to find funny this week.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 3-9 June

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 3-9 June

Where to find funny this week: Pappy's, Marcel Lucont, Sheeps and Eleanor Conway's Comedy Rumble.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 11-17 November

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 11-17 November

The pick of this week's comedy, including Ben Target, Susan Calman and Tim Key.
Deal Of The Day: Laugh Till It Hurts For Macmillan Cancer Support

Deal Of The Day: Laugh Till It Hurts For Macmillan Cancer Support

Mark Dolan headlines all-star comedy cast.
Comedy Reviews: Will Howells & Rosie Wilby @ Camden Fringe

Comedy Reviews: Will Howells & Rosie Wilby @ Camden Fringe

Two geeks, two party poppers, two fun one-hander comedy shows in NW1.
Comedy Review: Roisin Conaty @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Roisin Conaty @ Soho Theatre

Chucklesome, but only some.
Review: Richard Purnell And Friends @ Hen And Chickens

Review: Richard Purnell And Friends @ Hen And Chickens

Words are all they have
Comedy Preview + Interview: Tim Key

Comedy Preview + Interview: Tim Key

A chat with Tim Key before his Soho Theatre and Freeze tour shows.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 25 November-1 December

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 25 November-1 December

Laugh with the Ross Noble, Adam Hills, Sara Pascoe and the Alternative Comedy Memorial Society.
Comedy Preview: Funny Women @ Leicester Square Theatre

Comedy Preview: Funny Women @ Leicester Square Theatre

Tenth anniversary of Funny Women showcases some very funny women.
London Comedy: Cardinal Burns, Cariad Lloyd, Carey Marx

London Comedy: Cardinal Burns, Cariad Lloyd, Carey Marx

Tickle your funny bone.
Pin Sharp Sketch Comedy

Pin Sharp Sketch Comedy

See duo The Pin at Soho Theatre.
London Comedy: Luisa Omielan, WitTank, Conference

London Comedy: Luisa Omielan, WitTank, Conference

Our pick of the week's funny.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 16-22 December

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 16-22 December

Sam Simmons, The Boy With Tape on His Face, Josie Long, Pun Run, ACMS and more laughter.
Make A Funny Phone Call With BT Chat For Change Tomorrow

Make A Funny Phone Call With BT Chat For Change Tomorrow

Make a funny phone call from your BT landline tomorrow and raise money for Comic Relief.
Review: Right Now Is A Comedy Of Very Bad Manners

Review: Right Now Is A Comedy Of Very Bad Manners

A lust-fuelled dark comedy.
'You'll Never Have All Of Me' Proves Too True A Title

'You'll Never Have All Of Me' Proves Too True A Title

Comedian Natasia Demetriou's solo debut.
Straight Up Laughs At Guilt And Shame

Straight Up Laughs At Guilt And Shame

Depraved comedy for every bad decision you've ever made.
Comedy Review: Sara Pascoe @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Sara Pascoe @ Soho Theatre

In which our comedy reviewer becomes obsessed with the theatre's toilets, and who uses them.
London Comedy: Mike Wozniak, Aisling Bea, Josie Long

London Comedy: Mike Wozniak, Aisling Bea, Josie Long

The week's funny.
Comedy Review: Carl Donnelly @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Carl Donnelly @ Soho Theatre

Death Of A Comedian Targets Mainstream Stand Up

Death Of A Comedian Targets Mainstream Stand Up

A plucky punk comic sells out.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 9-15 December

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 9-15 December

Bill Bailey, Nine Lessons and Carols and lots of sketch comedy.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 9-15 September

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 9-15 September

Catch Chris Ramsey, Mark Thomas, Isy Suttie, Sara Pascoe and more this week.
Comedy Review: Susan Calman @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Susan Calman @ Soho Theatre

Susan Calman makes a very good point in a fairly good show.
Fringe Favourite Spencer Jones Props Up In Soho

Fringe Favourite Spencer Jones Props Up In Soho

Physical and prop comedy show that wowed Edinburgh.
London Comedy: Adam Riches, Jack Dee, Sketchfest

London Comedy: Adam Riches, Jack Dee, Sketchfest

Stand up, sketch and character comedy this week.
London Comedy: Pun Run, The Pin, Rachel Parris, Anna Morris

London Comedy: Pun Run, The Pin, Rachel Parris, Anna Morris

Top laughs in London.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 7-13 October

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 7-13 October

Simon Munnery, Reginald D Hunter, PLEB Talks and a show with the audience on exercise bikes.
Comedy Review: Isy Suttie @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Comedy Review: Isy Suttie @ Bloomsbury Theatre

She has a guitar, her support act does not.
Comedy Preview: Working Men's Club @ Leicester Square Theatre

Comedy Preview: Working Men's Club @ Leicester Square Theatre

By 'eck, there's a touch of t'northern around Leicester Square this Sunday.
Camden Fringe Reviews: A First Night Frenzy

Camden Fringe Reviews: A First Night Frenzy

London Poetry: Fleet Street By Monkey Poet

London Poetry: Fleet Street By Monkey Poet

Comedy + poetry + social commentary.
Comedy Festivals In Ealing And Stockwell

Comedy Festivals In Ealing And Stockwell

A series of packed line-ups.
Clever Sketches From Totally Tom At Soho Theatre This Week

Clever Sketches From Totally Tom At Soho Theatre This Week

Poi and Lisbeth Salander will never be the same again.
Biographer rummages in Kate's genes

Biographer rummages in Kate's genes

This Weekend's London Cabaret Zingers: 24-27 March 2011

This Weekend's London Cabaret Zingers: 24-27 March 2011

In a new Londonist column, we reveal the best of the upcoming cabaret and burlesque action.
London Comedy: Milton Jones, Zoe Lyons, Nish Kumar

London Comedy: Milton Jones, Zoe Lyons, Nish Kumar

Our favourite comedy gigs this week.
London On The Cheap: 1st - 7th October

London On The Cheap: 1st - 7th October

London Comedy: Andrew Lawrence, Bridget Christie, Joe Wilkinson

London Comedy: Andrew Lawrence, Bridget Christie, Joe Wilkinson

The week's funny gigs.
Comedy Preview: Andy Zaltzman's Political Animal @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Preview: Andy Zaltzman's Political Animal @ Soho Theatre

Some choice questions for the man behind The Bugle
Comedy Review: Judith Lucy @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Judith Lucy @ Soho Theatre

Chance to see this hilarious Australian household name on our shores.
Comedy Review: Nathan Dean Williams @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Nathan Dean Williams @ Soho Theatre

Comedian compared to an erection, for some strange reason in our reviewer's mind.
Comedy/Poetry Preview: Liz Bentley @ The Albany

Comedy/Poetry Preview: Liz Bentley @ The Albany

Brilliant, warm and witty show Crash Bash Trash.
Review: And The Horse You Rode In On @ The Barbican

Review: And The Horse You Rode In On @ The Barbican

With its royals, terrorists and concerns over appearance, this comedy couldn't be more topical if you stuffed it with hazelnuts then covered it in chocolate.
Fringe Benefits: Etcetera Theatre

Fringe Benefits: Etcetera Theatre

The Camden Fringe

The Camden Fringe

Wonderground The Musical: Not Coming To A Stage Near You

Wonderground The Musical: Not Coming To A Stage Near You

Because Showstopper! is a different show each time.
Alexis Dubus: Roadtrips Recounted In Rhyme

Alexis Dubus: Roadtrips Recounted In Rhyme

Cars and Girls at Soho Theatre.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 2-8 June

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 2-8 June

Marcel Lucont, Adam Riches, ACMS and a special heads up.
Comedy Review: Josie Long @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Josie Long @ Soho Theatre

More Than Bog Standard Comedy

More Than Bog Standard Comedy

Laughs in former loos for Water Aid.
Last Minute Listing: 50-Hour Improvathon @ Hoxton Hall

Last Minute Listing: 50-Hour Improvathon @ Hoxton Hall

Fast becoming a London annual staple, the 50-Hour Improvathon returns to Hoxton Hall in Shoreditch.
London Comedy: David Morgan, Beardyman, Edinburgh Previews

London Comedy: David Morgan, Beardyman, Edinburgh Previews

LOLs around town.
Edinburgh Festival Comedy Previews: The Hobby, E2

Edinburgh Festival Comedy Previews: The Hobby, E2

Edinburgh Festival Comedy Previews @ The Good Ship

Edinburgh Festival Comedy Previews @ The Good Ship

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 2-8 December

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 2-8 December

Nick Mohammed, Francesca Martinez, Bridget Christie, Omid Djalili and more comedy picks for this week.
Review: Shaky Start For Comedian Nick Thune

Review: Shaky Start For Comedian Nick Thune

Tonight Show regular arrives at Soho Theatre.
Theatre Review: Confessions of a Dancewhore @ Trafalgar Studios

Theatre Review: Confessions of a Dancewhore @ Trafalgar Studios

Camden Fringe Review: Robin Ince

Camden Fringe Review: Robin Ince

London Comedy: Robin Ince, Josie Long, Jay Foreman

London Comedy: Robin Ince, Josie Long, Jay Foreman

Places to laugh this week.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 1-7 May

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 1-7 May

Our pick of where to find the funny this week.
Ferrets, Fannies and Funnies With The Noise Next Door: Boys On Tour

Ferrets, Fannies and Funnies With The Noise Next Door: Boys On Tour

The improv comedy troupe that turn your random suggestions into full-on, belly laugh goodness.
Londonist Interviews...OpenStreetMap Guru Steve Coast

Londonist Interviews...OpenStreetMap Guru Steve Coast

Luke McGregor Turns Worrying Into An Art Form

Luke McGregor Turns Worrying Into An Art Form

Aussie comedian gets into your head.
London On The Cheap

London On The Cheap

Last Minute Listing: Comedy @ The Brickhouse, Brick Lane

Last Minute Listing: Comedy @ The Brickhouse, Brick Lane

Tony Law's Nonsense Overdrive: A Game Of Two Halves

Tony Law's Nonsense Overdrive: A Game Of Two Halves

A review in football analogies.
Review: Paul Kerensa, Camden Fringe

Review: Paul Kerensa, Camden Fringe

Invisible Dot Brings Comedy To The West End

Invisible Dot Brings Comedy To The West End

Two week takeover of the Duchess Theatre.
London On The Cheap

London On The Cheap

LFF Preview: FACTOTUM and DARK HORSE

LFF Preview: FACTOTUM and DARK HORSE

See Sketch Comedy In Soho This Week

See Sketch Comedy In Soho This Week

Some of the best sketch in town.
London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 29 April-5 May

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 29 April-5 May

Where to find funny this week: Gina Yashere, Pappy's, Cardinal Burns and some Domestic Science.
Preview: Tim Key / Jonny Sweet @ Soho Theatre

Preview: Tim Key / Jonny Sweet @ Soho Theatre

Susan Calman: We Like This Lady

Susan Calman: We Like This Lady

Awesome News Quiz-er is back in Soho.
London Comedy: Andrew Maxwell, Robin Ince, Dead List And Puns

London Comedy: Andrew Maxwell, Robin Ince, Dead List And Puns

Laugh-filled gigs for this week.
Comedy Review: John Moloney @ Leicester Square Theatre

Comedy Review: John Moloney @ Leicester Square Theatre

Invest a little patience and Butterflies With Stretchmarks is a gem; if you’re an ADHD-riddled youth, it’s probably not ideal.
Comedy Review: Andi Osho @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Comedy Review: Andi Osho @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Osho's a single Channel 4 pilot away from being huge and support Nathan Caton's one to watch as the Edfest previews roll out.
Comedy Preview: N20 Festival @ BAC

Comedy Preview: N20 Festival @ BAC

Comedy Preview: Joke Party @ The Wilmington Arms, Angel

Comedy Preview: Joke Party @ The Wilmington Arms, Angel

London On The Cheap

London On The Cheap

Mama Cass Family Singers Review

Mama Cass Family Singers Review

Camden Fringe Review: Andrew O'Neill @ Camden Head

Camden Fringe Review: Andrew O'Neill @ Camden Head

London Word Festival's Evening with Phill Jupitus and Tim Wells

London Word Festival's Evening with Phill Jupitus and Tim Wells

London Comedy: Political, Sara Pascoe, The Horne Section

London Comedy: Political, Sara Pascoe, The Horne Section

Our pick of the week's funny.
Last Minute Listing: Bright Club @ The Wilmington Arms

Last Minute Listing: Bright Club @ The Wilmington Arms

Stick some UCL academics on a stage, get them to talk about their work, and insist on a bit of humour. Hey presto, the surprisingly entertaining Bright Club returns tonight.
Comedy Review: Hal Cruttenden & Jessica Fostekew @ St James's Theatre

Comedy Review: Hal Cruttenden & Jessica Fostekew @ St James's Theatre

Mr Drew is challenged by the review at St. James Theatre.
Comedy Review: Not The Adventures Of Moleman @ Camden Fringe

Comedy Review: Not The Adventures Of Moleman @ Camden Fringe

Sketches going wrong, again and again.
Preview: Sydenham Arts Festival

Preview: Sydenham Arts Festival

Review: New Art Club @ Soho Theatre

Review: New Art Club @ Soho Theatre

Quiet Act of Destruction: A tragicomic, bread-flying romp of a show.
Review: Bourgeois & Maurice @ Sadler's Wells

Review: Bourgeois & Maurice @ Sadler's Wells

What happens when Bourgeois & Maurice, an alt-cabaret act that purports to dance like disequilibriated dromedaries, takes to the stage of one of the country's foremost dance venues? Matter, meet anti-matter and stand well back.
Camden Fringe Review: DJ Danny @ The Roundhouse

Camden Fringe Review: DJ Danny @ The Roundhouse

Comedy Review: Loretta Maine @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Loretta Maine @ Soho Theatre

Borderline psychopathic country and western songs.
Comedy Review: Camden Crawl

Comedy Review: Camden Crawl

Comedy clubs take on the unenviable task of providing afternoon laughter.
Ball Gags For Amnesty

Ball Gags For Amnesty

Comedy Review : Ginger And Black @ BAC, Clapham

Comedy Review : Ginger And Black @ BAC, Clapham

After School Comedy

After School Comedy

Comedy Interview: Robin Ince

Comedy Interview: Robin Ince

Join The Last Leg Trio At Centrepoint Fundraiser

Join The Last Leg Trio At Centrepoint Fundraiser

Really excellent comedy line-up.
Edinburgh Festival Previews: Mon 30th June - Sun 6th July

Edinburgh Festival Previews: Mon 30th June - Sun 6th July

Spoken Word Review: John Hegley @ Greenwich Comedy Festival

Spoken Word Review: John Hegley @ Greenwich Comedy Festival

Comedy Preview: Comedy In The Cafe @ Foyles

Comedy Preview: Comedy In The Cafe @ Foyles

Entry price is one book.
Preview: Nighty Night Screening @ The Venue

Preview: Nighty Night Screening @ The Venue

The first season of Julia Davis' scabrous black comedy will be screened next week at 229 The Venue in Great Portland Street.
Comedy Review: Idiots Of Ants @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Idiots Of Ants @ Soho Theatre

Deal Of The Day, 18 April 2015: Half-Price Comedy At 99 Club

Deal Of The Day, 18 April 2015: Half-Price Comedy At 99 Club

50% off tickets to 99 Club, Soho.
Tonight: The Last Science Showoff At The Wilmington Arms

Tonight: The Last Science Showoff At The Wilmington Arms

Geeky comedy as 10 science bods share their passions, in a pub.
London Stand-Up And Sketch Comedy: 17-23 April

London Stand-Up And Sketch Comedy: 17-23 April

Our choice of where to find funny this week.
A Comedian Blogs: How To Make People Like You.

A Comedian Blogs: How To Make People Like You.

Comedy Review: Jackson's Way @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Jackson's Way @ Soho Theatre

Ever wondered what the point is? American life coach Chris John Jackson can help you answer that very question.
London Comedy: Celia Pacquola, Ben Target, Holly Walsh

London Comedy: Celia Pacquola, Ben Target, Holly Walsh

Plus Norwegians and UKIP.
Review: New Born Comedy @ N20 Comedy Festival

Review: New Born Comedy @ N20 Comedy Festival

Surreal and silly comedy and improv from Pippa Evans, Cariad Lloyd, Lucy Trodd and Ruth Bratt.
Get Your Woolly Hat On For St Mungos

Get Your Woolly Hat On For St Mungos

The Comedy Project Presents New Funny Writing At Soho Theatre

The Comedy Project Presents New Funny Writing At Soho Theatre

First look at sitcom pilots, radio plays and other new comedy.
Camden Fringe Review: Unweaving Rainbows @ Camden Head

Camden Fringe Review: Unweaving Rainbows @ Camden Head

Camden Fringe Review: Thomas Neumark / Grainne Maguire

Camden Fringe Review: Thomas Neumark / Grainne Maguire

Comedy Review: Ed Aczel @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Ed Aczel @ Soho Theatre

This Claudia O'Doherty Show Isn't Quite Pioneering Enough

This Claudia O'Doherty Show Isn't Quite Pioneering Enough

We've seen her do so much better elsewhere.
Preview: New Season Comedy @ Soho Theatre

Preview: New Season Comedy @ Soho Theatre

Get excited about the awesome comedy line up at Soho Theatre now.
Comedy Review: Jonny Sweet @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Jonny Sweet @ Soho Theatre

Preview: Frankie Vs The Reptile @ Etcetera Theatre

Preview: Frankie Vs The Reptile @ Etcetera Theatre

Comedy Review: Messrs Comedy @ Leicester Square Theatre

Comedy Review: Messrs Comedy @ Leicester Square Theatre

An eventful walk around Leicester Square was ruined by a below-average comedy show
Camden Fringe Review: Policy Wonk International

Camden Fringe Review: Policy Wonk International

London Comedy: Mitch Benn, Ben Moor, Ronnie Rocket

London Comedy: Mitch Benn, Ben Moor, Ronnie Rocket

The week's best clever and offbeat comedy gigs.
Spaced Meets Dogme For Victorian In The Wall

Spaced Meets Dogme For Victorian In The Wall

What would you do in the name of love?
Rumours Of Death Are Exaggerated: Alternative Comedy Memorial Society

Rumours Of Death Are Exaggerated: Alternative Comedy Memorial Society

Leftfield comedy stylings.
London Comedy: The Beta Males, Tony Law, Mae Martin

London Comedy: The Beta Males, Tony Law, Mae Martin

Plus BBQ and Disney.
London Comedy: Doctor Brown, Abandoman, Nina Conti

London Comedy: Doctor Brown, Abandoman, Nina Conti

Places to get funny next week.
Comedy Preview: Carl Donnelly @ Udderbelly

Comedy Preview: Carl Donnelly @ Udderbelly

The funnyman tells us about gigging in an upside-down purple cow.
Camden Fringe First Timers: The Silky Pair

Camden Fringe First Timers: The Silky Pair

Dark Horse

Dark Horse

Adam Riches: Quadruple Comedy Threat

Adam Riches: Quadruple Comedy Threat

See four previous Edinburgh shows at Kings Place.
Edinburgh Festival Previews: Mon 9th - Sun 15th June

Edinburgh Festival Previews: Mon 9th - Sun 15th June

Two Great Comedy Double Acts Heading To London: Max And Ivan Vs The Pajama Men

Two Great Comedy Double Acts Heading To London: Max And Ivan Vs The Pajama Men

Superlative comic world building at Soho Theatre.
Joking For Justice: Top Comedy Talent Lines Up For Charity Gig

Joking For Justice: Top Comedy Talent Lines Up For Charity Gig

Stand up against poverty and inequality.
Edinburgh Festival Previews: Mon 16th - Sun 22nd June

Edinburgh Festival Previews: Mon 16th - Sun 22nd June

Comedy Preview: Roisin Conaty @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Preview: Roisin Conaty @ Soho Theatre

A Comedian Blogs: Are There Too Many Comedians? (No.)

A Comedian Blogs: Are There Too Many Comedians? (No.)

Andy Zaltzman: Superb Satire

Andy Zaltzman: Superb Satire

A pineapple radio and Ed Miliband in one show.
Camden Fringe Review: Helen Keen @ Etcetera Theatre

Camden Fringe Review: Helen Keen @ Etcetera Theatre

Comedy Review: Rich Fulcher @ Soho Literary Festival

Comedy Review: Rich Fulcher @ Soho Literary Festival

Comedy meets literary reading. It works.
Review: Comedy Night @ Benjamin Franklin House

Review: Comedy Night @ Benjamin Franklin House

Comedy Interview: Todd Barry

Comedy Interview: Todd Barry

Adam Riches: Be Afraid, All Ye Who Enter Here

Adam Riches: Be Afraid, All Ye Who Enter Here

Comedy audience participation reaches new heights.
London Comedy: Nish Kumar, Susan Calman, Bill Bellamy

London Comedy: Nish Kumar, Susan Calman, Bill Bellamy

Sketch, stand up and Edinburgh previews.
London On The Cheap

London On The Cheap

London Comedy: Luisa Omielan, Simon Munnery, Political Animal

London Comedy: Luisa Omielan, Simon Munnery, Political Animal

Sketch and stand-up.
Bonfire Night: A Show To Remember, Remember

Bonfire Night: A Show To Remember, Remember

First class ambling from the Sheeps star.
Camden Fringe Review: Iszi Lawrence

Camden Fringe Review: Iszi Lawrence

London Comedy: Claudia O'Doherty, Simon Munnery, Frank Chickens

London Comedy: Claudia O'Doherty, Simon Munnery, Frank Chickens

Alternative, clever and offbeat comedy gigs this week.
The Intrepid Conservatory

The Intrepid Conservatory

London Comedy: Claudia O'Doherty, Nick Doody, David Baddiel

London Comedy: Claudia O'Doherty, Nick Doody, David Baddiel

Get your laugh on.
Review: Turning Point Festival @ Roundhouse

Review: Turning Point Festival @ Roundhouse

Preview: The Institute @ Pleasance

Preview: The Institute @ Pleasance

Comedy Review: Ian D Montfort 'Touching The Dead' @ Canal Cafe

Comedy Review: Ian D Montfort 'Touching The Dead' @ Canal Cafe

Gloom Aid Tonight

Gloom Aid Tonight

London Comedy: Will Adamsdale, Cariad And Louise, Doc Brown

London Comedy: Will Adamsdale, Cariad And Louise, Doc Brown

Chuckles in the city.
Review: The Petty Concerns of Luke Wright / 3 Stigmata of Pacman

Review: The Petty Concerns of Luke Wright / 3 Stigmata of Pacman

Camden Fringe Final Week Round Up

Camden Fringe Final Week Round Up

And that's all for 2011 folks!
Preview: Double Word Whammy @ The Old Red Lion

Preview: Double Word Whammy @ The Old Red Lion

Preview: Stewart Lee, Hen And Chickens

Preview: Stewart Lee, Hen And Chickens

Dance Review: Birmingham Royal Ballet @ Sadler's Wells

Dance Review: Birmingham Royal Ballet @ Sadler's Wells

A sparkling warm-up for a Christmas Nutcracker on London's biggest stage.
Comedy Preview: Ronnie Chieng & Matt Okine @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Preview: Ronnie Chieng & Matt Okine @ Soho Theatre

Up and coming Aussie comedians showcase in Soho (sponsored post).
Cabaret Review: Mat Ricardo @ Etcetera Theatre

Cabaret Review: Mat Ricardo @ Etcetera Theatre

Ever wondered what the life of a world-class gentleman juggler is like? It's not just cruise ships, mistaken identity and hanging out with famous actors, you know...
Camden Fringe Review: Robin Ince @ Camden Head

Camden Fringe Review: Robin Ince @ Camden Head

Comedy Review: Michael Workman's Mercy @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Michael Workman's Mercy @ Soho Theatre

Musical comedy that's not at all twee.
Edinburgh Festival Previews: Mon 14th - Sun 20th July

Edinburgh Festival Previews: Mon 14th - Sun 20th July

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

Preview: Pappy's Fun Club, Camden

Preview: Pappy's Fun Club, Camden

Liam Williams: Like Watching An Old Friend

Liam Williams: Like Watching An Old Friend

Comedy in cramped confines.
Celia Pacquola's Working It Out

Celia Pacquola's Working It Out

Life, stand up and dreamcatchers.
Comedy Interview: Richard Herring

Comedy Interview: Richard Herring

Live Weekend Preview: Last of the Red Wine @ ICA

Live Weekend Preview: Last of the Red Wine @ ICA

Three episodes of an arty radio sit-com are currently being devised, rehearsed and will be performed live at the ICA this weekend.
Comedy Preview: Every Other Monday @ Camden Head

Comedy Preview: Every Other Monday @ Camden Head

 Comedy Preview: Joking For Justice @ The Bloomsbury Theatre

Comedy Preview: Joking For Justice @ The Bloomsbury Theatre

Top charity benefit gig featuring Richard Herring, Ava Vidal, Mark Dolan and Francesca Martinez.
Sunday Night At The London Palladium

Sunday Night At The London Palladium

Review: Robert Newman @ Greenwich Comedy Festival

Review: Robert Newman @ Greenwich Comedy Festival

Benjamin Franklin Gets Funny

Benjamin Franklin Gets Funny

Comedy Preview: Edinburgh Previews 26 June-2 July

Comedy Preview: Edinburgh Previews 26 June-2 July

Comedy Preview: Gerry Howell's Incubator Hour, Camden.

Comedy Preview: Gerry Howell's Incubator Hour, Camden.

Free Tonight?

Free Tonight?

Free Tonight?

Free Tonight?

Londonist Stays In

Londonist Stays In

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

A Comedian Blogs

A Comedian Blogs

Cabaret At GDA Tonight!

Cabaret At GDA Tonight!

The Best Free Thing To Do In Town Tonight…

The Best Free Thing To Do In Town Tonight…

Barbie's Boyfriend He Ain't

Barbie's Boyfriend He Ain't

Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

Dance, Camera, Action!

Dance, Camera, Action!

The London Nativity

The London Nativity

Culture Crawl - Theatre

Culture Crawl - Theatre

London International Animation Festival

London International Animation Festival

St George's Day In London

St George's Day In London

Pegg's Hot Fuzz

Pegg's Hot Fuzz

TV Troll: It's A TV Love Affair

TV Troll: It's A TV Love Affair

Theatre Review: Lifegame @ Lyric Theatre

Theatre Review: Lifegame @ Lyric Theatre

Review: Mark Watson's Big Night Out @ Greenwich Comedy Festival

Review: Mark Watson's Big Night Out @ Greenwich Comedy Festival

Comedy Review: The Real Daniel O’Donnell Show

Comedy Review: The Real Daniel O’Donnell Show

Flhip Flhop @ New Diorama Theatre

Flhip Flhop @ New Diorama Theatre

It's Buster Keaton bustin' moves and doing some very funny audio mash-ups at the same time.
Chortle Combines Comedy And Books For A New Festival

Chortle Combines Comedy And Books For A New Festival

See comedians who've written books.
Noostar Comedy Night: Net To Stage

Noostar Comedy Night: Net To Stage

Interview: Sweaty Dave - Compere at Roar With Laughter Comedy Club

Interview: Sweaty Dave - Compere at Roar With Laughter Comedy Club

A Comedian Blogs: Christmas Violence

A Comedian Blogs: Christmas Violence

Saturday Cinema Summary!

Saturday Cinema Summary!

TV Troll: You're Hired

TV Troll: You're Hired

Still Booking: Nine Lessons and Carols for Godless People

Still Booking: Nine Lessons and Carols for Godless People

Comedy Preview: Ian D Montfort @ The Canal Cafe

Comedy Preview: Ian D Montfort @ The Canal Cafe

Comedy Review: Roisin Conaty @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Roisin Conaty @ Soho Theatre

Tonight is the last night of the Edinburgh hit Hero, Warrior, Fireman, Liar, and we urge you to check it out.
Camden Fringe Open To Applications Now!

Camden Fringe Open To Applications Now!

Free Tonight?

Free Tonight?

Londonist Stays In

Londonist Stays In

Comedy Review: Laura Solon @ BAC, Clapham

Comedy Review: Laura Solon @ BAC, Clapham

Camden Fringe Review: Matt Kirshen @ Sheephaven Bay

Camden Fringe Review: Matt Kirshen @ Sheephaven Bay

Deal Of The Day: Showstopper! The Improvised Musical

Deal Of The Day: Showstopper! The Improvised Musical

A ????? show for £25 tonight.
Londonvidium: #3 Camden's Burning

Londonvidium: #3 Camden's Burning

Comedy Review: Helen Arney — Voice Of An Angle @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Helen Arney — Voice Of An Angle @ Soho Theatre

Puns, maths, music and a certificate for all who came.
Extra, Extra: Sing Into The Weekend Edition

Extra, Extra: Sing Into The Weekend Edition

Comedy Preview: Off With Their Heads @ Kings Place

Comedy Preview: Off With Their Heads @ Kings Place

Londonist Lunchtimes: Two Gentlemen of Verona @ Bridewell Theatre

Londonist Lunchtimes: Two Gentlemen of Verona @ Bridewell Theatre

Comedy Preview: War on Want charity gig, Thursday 21st

Comedy Preview: War on Want charity gig, Thursday 21st

Review: Mike Wozniak Is More Frantic Than Cleese Speeding In A Merc

Review: Mike Wozniak Is More Frantic Than Cleese Speeding In A Merc

Pythonesque comedian zips through set.
Preview: New Art Club @ Soho Theatre

Preview: New Art Club @ Soho Theatre

A uniquely comic, theatrical adventures as two rival villages clash (sponsored post).
Last Ever Laughter In Odd Places TOMORROW

Last Ever Laughter In Odd Places TOMORROW

Edinburgh Comedy Previews, Thurs 5th - Tues 10th.

Edinburgh Comedy Previews, Thurs 5th - Tues 10th.

Edinburgh Festival Previews: Mon 21st - Sun 27th July

Edinburgh Festival Previews: Mon 21st - Sun 27th July

Comedy Preview: Punt and Dennis @ Richmond Theatre

Comedy Preview: Punt and Dennis @ Richmond Theatre

Punt and Dennis appear next Wednesday, 2nd February at the Richmond Theatre as part of their They Should Get Out More tour.  Taking the tour title quite seriously, they are on the road for ten weeks around the country but this is their only London show.
Preview: Big Screen, Big Laughs @ Shortwave Cinema

Preview: Big Screen, Big Laughs @ Shortwave Cinema

Comedy Preview: Unweaving Rainbows @ Etcetera Theatre

Comedy Preview: Unweaving Rainbows @ Etcetera Theatre

Won't someone think of the Pseudanodonta complanata?

Won't someone think of the Pseudanodonta complanata?

Camden Fringe Review: Seven Colours / Breaking Legs / Adrian Poynton

Camden Fringe Review: Seven Colours / Breaking Legs / Adrian Poynton

Comedy Preview: Pappy's Fun Club @ The Albany

Comedy Preview: Pappy's Fun Club @ The Albany

Camden Fringe Review: Do Look Back In Anger/Eddie Brimson: Kids... I Couldn't Eat A Whole One

Camden Fringe Review: Do Look Back In Anger/Eddie Brimson: Kids... I Couldn't Eat A Whole One

London Word Festival @ Bardens Boudoir

London Word Festival @ Bardens Boudoir

Londonist Lunchtimes: Secrets @ Southwark Playhouse

Londonist Lunchtimes: Secrets @ Southwark Playhouse

Edinburgh Festival Previews: Mon 7th - Sun 13th July

Edinburgh Festival Previews: Mon 7th - Sun 13th July

Notes From The City

Notes From The City

Spamalot: Farting In Our General Direction

Spamalot: Farting In Our General Direction

Comedy Preview: Edinburgh Previews July 24-30

Comedy Preview: Edinburgh Previews July 24-30

A Really Lovely (And Funny) Night Out

A Really Lovely (And Funny) Night Out

London Lit Plus

London Lit Plus

Londonist Test Drives...Poetry Evenings

Londonist Test Drives...Poetry Evenings

Preview: Andrew O'Neill @ Cockpit Theatre

Preview: Andrew O'Neill @ Cockpit Theatre

Hairspray a Hit at Theatreland's Oscars

Hairspray a Hit at Theatreland's Oscars

Comedy Review: Mark Watson's Earth Summit @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Mark Watson's Earth Summit @ Soho Theatre

Edinburgh Festival Previews: Mon 23rd - Sun 29th June

Edinburgh Festival Previews: Mon 23rd - Sun 29th June

LOFT At The Roundhouse

LOFT At The Roundhouse

London On The Cheap

London On The Cheap

Comedy Preview: Sam Simmons @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Preview: Sam Simmons @ Soho Theatre

Suburban absurdism and mundanity in "About The Weather" (sponsored post).
Comedy Preview: Robin Ince's Book Club

Comedy Preview: Robin Ince's Book Club

Camden Fringe First Timers: Shazia Mirza

Camden Fringe First Timers: Shazia Mirza

Preview: Ed Aczel @ Soho Theatre

Preview: Ed Aczel @ Soho Theatre

Deal Of The Day: Have A Laugh For Charity

Deal Of The Day: Have A Laugh For Charity

A funny night for a serious cause.
Review: The Complete Works Of William Shakespeare (Abridged) @ SEDOS

Review: The Complete Works Of William Shakespeare (Abridged) @ SEDOS

A Comedian Blogs

A Comedian Blogs

Londonist Stays In - Christmas Eve

Londonist Stays In - Christmas Eve

Stop That. It's Silly.

Stop That. It's Silly.

TV Troll: Domestic Hellspawn

TV Troll: Domestic Hellspawn

Camden Fringe Review: Tony Law's Illogical Edinburgh Festival Avoidance

Camden Fringe Review: Tony Law's Illogical Edinburgh Festival Avoidance

Camden Fringe First Timers: Mike Okarma

Camden Fringe First Timers: Mike Okarma

Preview: Karaoke Circus

Preview: Karaoke Circus

BBC London Sports Awards

BBC London Sports Awards

Camden Fringe Review: Skin Deep @ The Camden Head

Camden Fringe Review: Skin Deep @ The Camden Head

Comedy Preview: Anthology, W10.

Comedy Preview: Anthology, W10.

Team Nice Gets Political

Team Nice Gets Political

Deal Of The Day: Spontaneous Laughs At Slapdash

Deal Of The Day: Spontaneous Laughs At Slapdash

Improvised comedy at The Miller.
Comedy Preview: David O'Doherty @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Preview: David O'Doherty @ Soho Theatre

Preview: Screwball Women @ BFI Southbank

Preview: Screwball Women @ BFI Southbank

Londonist Live Review: Aqualung @ Bush Hall : 12 July 07

Londonist Live Review: Aqualung @ Bush Hall : 12 July 07

A Cock and Bull Story

A Cock and Bull Story

Oh-pair

Oh-pair

Comedy Review: Simon Munnery @ BAC, Clapham

Comedy Review: Simon Munnery @ BAC, Clapham

Nobody Wants These DVDs

Nobody Wants These DVDs

Comedy Preview: Missed Connections by Terry Saunders.

Comedy Preview: Missed Connections by Terry Saunders.

‘Four Weddings’: Bad for Grant, Good for Church?

‘Four Weddings’: Bad for Grant, Good for Church?

Tonight: Laughing For Evelina Children's Hospital

Tonight: Laughing For Evelina Children's Hospital

Comedy fundraiser tonight at Ministry of Sound.
Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

Comedy Preview: Colin Hoult's Carnival of Monsters

Comedy Preview: Colin Hoult's Carnival of Monsters

Preview: Shakespeare @ The Stock Exchange

Preview: Shakespeare @ The Stock Exchange

Preview: Five Pound Previews @ Etcetera Theatre

Preview: Five Pound Previews @ Etcetera Theatre

Comedy Preview: Hot August Fringe @ Royal Vauxhall Tavern

Comedy Preview: Hot August Fringe @ Royal Vauxhall Tavern

Preview: Crisis Comedy Cracker

Preview: Crisis Comedy Cracker

Comedy Preview: Time Out Live's Laugh Out Loud

Comedy Preview: Time Out Live's Laugh Out Loud

Comedy Preview: Jason Cook @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Comedy Preview: Jason Cook @ Bloomsbury Theatre

TV Troll: Rock On And Make Gene Proud

TV Troll: Rock On And Make Gene Proud

London On The Cheap

London On The Cheap

Fear, Loathing And Nannying In Crouch End

Fear, Loathing And Nannying In Crouch End

Last Minute Listing #2: Lost Treasures Of The Black Heart

Last Minute Listing #2: Lost Treasures Of The Black Heart

Random Saturday Night At The Camden Fringe

Random Saturday Night At The Camden Fringe

New-Look Mustard

New-Look Mustard

More Of The Funniest Things You've Heard Tube Drivers Say

More Of The Funniest Things You've Heard Tube Drivers Say

Because they say a lot of funny things.
Londonist Out Loud: A Podcast For London, 8 February 2013

Londonist Out Loud: A Podcast For London, 8 February 2013

Politics, lolitics, activism and this week's London stories. Warning: contains opinions.
This Week’s London Cabaret Zingers: 13-17 April 2011

This Week’s London Cabaret Zingers: 13-17 April 2011

This week's cabaret and burlesque recommendations include vegetable puppet theatre, a surly sorcerer, a Prince spectacular, a DIY arts and craft birthday party and a new circus night.
This Week’s London Cabaret Zingers: 30 March-3 April 2011

This Week’s London Cabaret Zingers: 30 March-3 April 2011

This week's cabaret zingers include burlesque, boylesque, magicians, mock tudor comedy, a battle of the ukuleles and something different for your mum.
Preview: Hot Tap Festive Fridays

Preview: Hot Tap Festive Fridays

Hot Tap Theatre, New Cross, get festive on the two Fridays left before Christmas.
Last Minute Listing: Winter Comedy @ The Queen's Head

Last Minute Listing: Winter Comedy @ The Queen's Head

Camden Fringe Review: Adrian Poynton @ Camden Head

Camden Fringe Review: Adrian Poynton @ Camden Head

Preview: Iron Actor Impro Challenge

Preview: Iron Actor Impro Challenge

Last Minute Listing: Joke Party @ Wilmington Arms tonight

Last Minute Listing: Joke Party @ Wilmington Arms tonight

Comedy Preview: The Al Pitcher Picture Show

Comedy Preview: The Al Pitcher Picture Show

Lit Preview: A.L. Kennedy @ Roundhouse

Lit Preview: A.L. Kennedy @ Roundhouse

Last Minute Listing: Richard Herring

Last Minute Listing: Richard Herring

Comedy Preview: Bottle Rocket @ New Players Theatre

Comedy Preview: Bottle Rocket @ New Players Theatre

Preview: Greenwich Comedy Festival

Preview: Greenwich Comedy Festival

Camden Fringe First Timers: The Trap

Camden Fringe First Timers: The Trap

Last Minute Listing: Comedy at The Hob

Last Minute Listing: Comedy at The Hob

Comedy Preview: Edinburgh Previews 17-23 July

Comedy Preview: Edinburgh Previews 17-23 July

Comedy Preview: Funny Returns To Benjamin Franklin

Comedy Preview: Funny Returns To Benjamin Franklin

Last Minute Listing: Action Painting @ The Montague Arms

Last Minute Listing: Action Painting @ The Montague Arms

Last Minute Listing: Knock 2 Bag @ Tabernacle

Last Minute Listing: Knock 2 Bag @ Tabernacle

Free Tonight?

Free Tonight?

Are There Odd Places You'd Like Laughter In?

Are There Odd Places You'd Like Laughter In?

Free Tonight?

Free Tonight?

Short Notice Laughs: Pappy's Fun Club @ BAC

Short Notice Laughs: Pappy's Fun Club @ BAC

Free Tonight?

Free Tonight?

Joan Rivers Rocks

Joan Rivers Rocks

The Book Grocer

The Book Grocer

London On The Cheap: 5 Days Of Free Flicks Edition

London On The Cheap: 5 Days Of Free Flicks Edition

Londonist Stays In

Londonist Stays In

The Book Grocer

The Book Grocer

Preview: Stories That Want To Be Told

Preview: Stories That Want To Be Told

Let's All Laugh At Football

Let's All Laugh At Football

Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

Elsewhere In The Ist-a-verse

Elsewhere In The Ist-a-verse

Panto Preview #1

Panto Preview #1

A Comedian Blogs: Self-improvement, pt. 94

A Comedian Blogs: Self-improvement, pt. 94

London Lit Plus: The Last Day

London Lit Plus: The Last Day

Rise Up!

Rise Up!

Giggling At The Museum

Giggling At The Museum

Global London

Global London

Review: Philistines

Review: Philistines

Go (Coco)Nuts For George

Go (Coco)Nuts For George

Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

Notes From The City

Notes From The City

Friday Film News!

Friday Film News!

Couldn't Escape If We Wanted To: Hallelujah!

Couldn't Escape If We Wanted To: Hallelujah!

Help the Police

Help the Police

Josie Long Preview Show - Go

Josie Long Preview Show - Go

Typo and Jump: Home and Office In Theatre This Week

Typo and Jump: Home and Office In Theatre This Week

Couldn't Escape If We Wanted To: All Kinds Of Everything

Couldn't Escape If We Wanted To: All Kinds Of Everything

Sunday Cinema Summary!

Sunday Cinema Summary!

Saturday Cinema Summary

Saturday Cinema Summary

Brit TV doing well in the New World

Brit TV doing well in the New World

Londoners saved from being Offended (probably)

Londoners saved from being Offended (probably)

Guns & Talks

Guns & Talks

Shark Hunt

Shark Hunt

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

Competition: Win even more Somerset House tickets

Competition: Win even more Somerset House tickets

Competition: Win more Somerset House tickets

Competition: Win more Somerset House tickets

The City of London is up for grabs. TAKE IT

The City of London is up for grabs. TAKE IT

Portobello Film Festival

Portobello Film Festival

Theatre News: Budging, Not Budging, Bugs

Theatre News: Budging, Not Budging, Bugs

Interview: Mimbre

Interview: Mimbre

Theatre News: Double Bill

Theatre News: Double Bill

Culture Crawl

Culture Crawl

TV Troll: The Face Of Modern Britain

TV Troll: The Face Of Modern Britain

Falling

Falling

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

Beyond Extreme At Brixton Ritzy

Beyond Extreme At Brixton Ritzy

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

Mid Week Music News

Mid Week Music News

The 20th London Lesbian & Gay Film Festival...

The 20th London Lesbian & Gay Film Festival...

Stage Whispers: Achilles in Heels by Mark Bunyan

Stage Whispers: Achilles in Heels by Mark Bunyan

TV Troll: The Only Football Worth Watching

TV Troll: The Only Football Worth Watching

Jump At The Peacock

Jump At The Peacock

Win Tickets For Raison D'Etre At The Jazz Cafe

Win Tickets For Raison D'Etre At The Jazz Cafe

Pete, Dud And Alf Remembered

Pete, Dud And Alf Remembered

TV Troll: Don't Know What You've Got 'Til It's Gone

TV Troll: Don't Know What You've Got 'Til It's Gone

Friday Film News: What'll Be Good In 2006?

Friday Film News: What'll Be Good In 2006?

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

Amato Saltone

Amato Saltone

BBC4's Bus Night

BBC4's Bus Night

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

Six Feet Blunder

Six Feet Blunder

Londonist First Birthday Party

Londonist First Birthday Party

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

One Of Our Ducks Is Missing

One Of Our Ducks Is Missing

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

LFF Preview: BUBBLE and THEY CAME BACK

LFF Preview: BUBBLE and THEY CAME BACK

Lovey Duckies

Lovey Duckies

TV Troll: Sublime, Ridiculous, Jon Stewart, Jordan

TV Troll: Sublime, Ridiculous, Jon Stewart, Jordan

DVD Delights

DVD Delights

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

TV Troll: These Are A Few Of Our Favourite Natural And Man-Made Disasters

TV Troll: These Are A Few Of Our Favourite Natural And Man-Made Disasters

Ducking Hell!

Ducking Hell!

Pattaya Maniac plus 5

Pattaya Maniac plus 5

Raindance Update

Raindance Update

TV Troll: Eyes Back Squarer Than Square

TV Troll: Eyes Back Squarer Than Square

Raindance Preview

Raindance Preview

TV Troll: TV Binge, TV Barf

TV Troll: TV Binge, TV Barf

Booking Ahead

Booking Ahead

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

Edinburgh On Your Doorstep

Edinburgh On Your Doorstep

Are Chickens the new iPod?

Are Chickens the new iPod?

Man Sets Up Market Stall To Get Girlfriend

Man Sets Up Market Stall To Get Girlfriend

A Mighty Boosh Exhibition Is Coming To London

A Mighty Boosh Exhibition Is Coming To London

Come with us now...
Alternative Ideas For Family Christmas Fun In London 2016

Alternative Ideas For Family Christmas Fun In London 2016

Some of the best Christmas treats are free.
What Should Boris Johnson Do Next?

What Should Boris Johnson Do Next?

Keep it clean, please.
North London Pub Named After Bill Murray

North London Pub Named After Bill Murray

Inspired.
This is why La Soirée is seventh heaven

This is why La Soirée is seventh heaven

Flesh ahoy.
Productivity Plummets As Waterloo Commuters Enjoy Month Of 'Working From Home'

Productivity Plummets As Waterloo Commuters Enjoy Month Of 'Working From Home'

"I've nearly finished re-watching Breaking Bad", one commuter claimed.
Hear The Voice Of God In London

Hear The Voice Of God In London

New Bankside art installation will make your eyeballs vibrate
Is @tapefaceboy the new Charlie Chaplin? Decide for yourself - he's heading to London and you should book it fast

Is @tapefaceboy the new Charlie Chaplin? Decide for yourself - he's heading to London and you should book it fast

Tickets are on sale now.
See Hit BBC Comedy Fleabag Live On Stage

See Hit BBC Comedy Fleabag Live On Stage

Tickets on sale now.
One Of London's Best Free Comedy Festivals Is This Weekend

One Of London's Best Free Comedy Festivals Is This Weekend

All free.
Why Isn't The Night Czar The Night Czarina?

Why Isn't The Night Czar The Night Czarina?

Who came up with that name anyway?
ZazU: Raisins To Be Alive Is Pre-Apocalyptic Comedy Gold

ZazU: Raisins To Be Alive Is Pre-Apocalyptic Comedy Gold

Monkeys, mermaids and dried fruit.