Comedy

Things We Should Ban From London Transport

Things We Should Ban From London Transport

We bet you've come across at least one of these this week.
Heard This Hilarious Recording Of A Smooth-Talking DLR Conductor?

Heard This Hilarious Recording Of A Smooth-Talking DLR Conductor?

"With this packed rush hour train, I feel like an ice cream myself."
11 Memes Every Londoner Will Understand

11 Memes Every Londoner Will Understand

So relatable.
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 More Memes That Only Londoners Can Relate To

9 More Memes That Only Londoners Can Relate To

Your northern mate won't get these
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..."
Man in a suit too important to wait in tube queue

Man in a suit too important to wait in tube queue

Life in the fast lane.
We Took Showers At Train Stations So You Don't Have To

We Took Showers At Train Stations So You Don't Have To

Will you leave dirtier than you arrive?
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.
Seen This Hilarious Video Of A Woman 'Sliding' Down The Shard?

Seen This Hilarious Video Of A Woman 'Sliding' Down The Shard?

This will make your day.
6 Things That'll Happen When The Northern Line Is Extended To Battersea

6 Things That'll Happen When The Northern Line Is Extended To Battersea

"Hardly anyone who actually owns a place at the new Battersea Power Station development will use the tube extension"
Anyone Else Think Crossrail Looks Like A Lizard?

Anyone Else Think Crossrail Looks Like A Lizard?

Coldblooded suggestion.
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
Even More Of The Funniest Things You've Heard Tube Drivers Say

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

How come bus drivers aren't this hilarious?
London Runs Out Of Pithy Three-Word Names For Bars

London Runs Out Of Pithy Three-Word Names For Bars

All bar none.
9 Hilarious TV Quotes About London

9 Hilarious TV Quotes About London

These'll make you spit out your tea.
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.
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."
Alternative Names For London Tube Lines

Alternative Names For London Tube Lines

Alternative names for London tube lines.
8 Stereotypes Londoners Have Of Northerners

8 Stereotypes Londoners Have Of Northerners

Is Mel Gibson their king?
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 Best Edinburgh Fringe Shows That Are Coming To London

The Best Edinburgh Fringe Shows That Are Coming To London

Lots of household names in the making here.
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.
Man Who Lives In Lewisham Says He Definitely Lives In Blackheath

Man Who Lives In Lewisham Says He Definitely Lives In Blackheath

"A man from Lewisham yesterday insisted he lives in Blackheath, despite the fact he categorically lives in Lewisham"
Photos Of Things That Only Happen In London...

Photos Of Things That Only Happen In London...

What a mad city we live in.
Tube Escalator Heights Explained Through Mountains

Tube Escalator Heights Explained Through Mountains

Ain't no tube station high enough...
700,000 London trees, mapped.

700,000 London trees, mapped.

700,000 green treasures, mapped.
Totally True Facts From Victorian London

Totally True Facts From Victorian London

Silly things from our Victorian past.
London's Top 10 Comedy Clubs

London's Top 10 Comedy Clubs

Our pick of the best chortle zones in town.
American Sitcoms In London

American Sitcoms In London

US comedies that have crossed the pond.
Leaning On Doors Problem Is Not Unique To The Tube

Leaning On Doors Problem Is Not Unique To The Tube

"West Ham's dodgy start at the London Stadium? Probably someone leaning on a turnstile."
Hitting You With Some Truths About Moving To London

Hitting You With Some Truths About Moving To London

How many times have you thought these?
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

Invest in double glazing shares...
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.
8 Bizarre Press Releases We've Been Sent

8 Bizarre Press Releases We've Been Sent

London is strange.
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.
"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
Places Where The Muppets Have Filmed In London

Places Where The Muppets Have Filmed In London

It *felt* like a good idea at the time,
Excruciating Luxury London Accommodation Sales Speak

Excruciating Luxury London Accommodation Sales Speak

"Superfluous in design" and other gems.
Time Out Calls Time On London Comedy

Time Out Calls Time On London Comedy

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

Which Are London's Funniest Areas?

London's sitcoms, mapped.
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.
Joseph Morpurgo Is Monstrously Funny In Hammerhead

Joseph Morpurgo Is Monstrously Funny In Hammerhead

An actor unravels onstage.
Cartoons In London: Where To Find Them

Cartoons In London: Where To Find Them

From Hogarth to Groening.
Cartoon: Decisions, Decisions

Cartoon: Decisions, Decisions

Zac Vs Sadiq.
Celebrate the Birth of TV at Ally Pally

Celebrate the Birth of TV at Ally Pally

Broadcasting's 80th birthday
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.
Fresh Meat: What Jobs Would They Get In London?

Fresh Meat: What Jobs Would They Get In London?

Welcome to the real world guys.
Try Our Quiz: Comedy London

Try Our Quiz: Comedy London

10 questions to decide whether or not you have a sense of humour.
Award-Winning Comedy Comes To The BT Tower

Award-Winning Comedy Comes To The BT Tower

Groundbreaking show comes to London.
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.
The London Of Peter Sellers

The London Of Peter Sellers

He created Inspector Clouseau, deun't you kneuw.
Where To Watch The Election In London

Where To Watch The Election In London

Plus other election-related events.
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.
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.
6 London Music Biopics That Can't Fail

6 London Music Biopics That Can't Fail

Solid gold hits, every one.
In Conversation With A Biscuit Sommelier

In Conversation With A Biscuit Sommelier

All those vital questioned answered.
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.
Try A Peep Show Pub Quiz

Try A Peep Show Pub Quiz

Celebrate the final season with some trivia.
Another Summer Of Udderbelly Laughs At The Southbank

Another Summer Of Udderbelly Laughs At The Southbank

The purple cow is back.
Ilford, Islamophobia And The London Comedy Circuit

Ilford, Islamophobia And The London Comedy Circuit

Comedian Jamali Maddix has a lot to say.
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.
See Edinburgh Fringe Shows Before They Hit Edinburgh

See Edinburgh Fringe Shows Before They Hit Edinburgh

Big names, low cost, works in progress.
Take A Bullshit London Tour

Take A Bullshit London Tour

You can't spell 'mendacity' without 'city'.
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.
The Infamous Hellfire Club Returns With Soirée Subterranea

The Infamous Hellfire Club Returns With Soirée Subterranea

Strange ritual planned for top secret bunker.
See Stewart Lee Do Comedy For Depression

See Stewart Lee Do Comedy For Depression

Great line-up for an awesome cause.
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.
Saturday Comic: The Truth About London Buses #2

Saturday Comic: The Truth About London Buses #2

How are you getting home from the pub?
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.
Unfinished London: Ring Roads

Unfinished London: Ring Roads

The funniest video we've seen all year.
Talking Bull: The Udderbelly Returns

Talking Bull: The Udderbelly Returns

Southbank’s comedy cow is back.
See Hitchhiker's Guide Live - With Neil Gaiman

See Hitchhiker's Guide Live - With Neil Gaiman

Stars of radio show come to Hackney.
Comedy Review: Katherine Ryan @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Katherine Ryan @ Soho Theatre

Dark, savage wit with a splash of pageantry.
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.
Only Fools And Horses Gets The Weirdos' Treatment

Only Fools And Horses Gets The Weirdos' Treatment

Museum of Comedy stages sitcom-inspired play.
The Secrets Of Storytelling With Comedian Sarah Kendall

The Secrets Of Storytelling With Comedian Sarah Kendall

The truth will out at Soho Theatre.
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?
Review: Englishman, Irishman And Scotsman Defy Stereotype

Review: Englishman, Irishman And Scotsman Defy Stereotype

Will Adamsdale pulls apart the hackneyed joke.
How To Create A Comedy Idiot

How To Create A Comedy Idiot

John Finnemore on bringing his radio character to the stage.
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.
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?
Al Murray Hosts Sex Appeal Comedy Show

Al Murray Hosts Sex Appeal Comedy Show

Fab line-up for sexual health charity Brook.
Silly Season: Three Wacky Races This Weekend

Silly Season: Three Wacky Races This Weekend

The Chap Olympiad, Tedfest and Soho Waiter's Race.
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.
Londonist Out Loud: The Funniest Museum In London?

Londonist Out Loud: The Funniest Museum In London?

A trip to the Comedy Museum.
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.
Stewart Lee Talks Islamophobia And Toilet Humour

Stewart Lee Talks Islamophobia And Toilet Humour

The result is pee-larious.
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.
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.
Try Your Luck At Our Unwrong Quiz

Try Your Luck At Our Unwrong Quiz

10 questions to make you go 'WHAT?!'
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.
Video: Hoxton Hall Relaunches

Video: Hoxton Hall Relaunches

The home of contemporary variety in London.
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.
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.
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.
Pick Of The Camden Fringe: 3-9 August

Pick Of The Camden Fringe: 3-9 August

Comedy, theatre, more.
Clown Around In Church This Sunday

Clown Around In Church This Sunday

Unorthodox annual service in 69th year.
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.
Race, Politics And Drinking: Meet Desiree Burch

Race, Politics And Drinking: Meet Desiree Burch

Funny Women competition winner talks to Londonist.
Pam Ann Flies High And Low

Pam Ann Flies High And Low

The Australian trolley dolly suffers a little turbulence on her latest flight.
Why Every Body Is Beach Beautiful

Why Every Body Is Beach Beautiful

Juliette Burton on docu-comedy show Look At Me.
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.
London Destroyed As Danger Mouse Returns In Triumph

London Destroyed As Danger Mouse Returns In Triumph

New era for London's favourite cartoon.
Kids' TV Show Knightmare Comes To The South Bank

Kids' TV Show Knightmare Comes To The South Bank

Helmet of Justice at the ready.
London Comedy: Josie Long, Jack Whitehall, Robert Newman

London Comedy: Josie Long, Jack Whitehall, Robert Newman

New Year laughter.
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.
A Londoner’s Guide To The Edinburgh Fringe

A Londoner’s Guide To The Edinburgh Fringe

From the human Jenga to the black pudding.
Birthday Girls Power Into Soho For Christmas

Birthday Girls Power Into Soho For Christmas

Snap up a ticket before they sell out.
Comedy Interview: Joe Wilkinson

Comedy Interview: Joe Wilkinson

The funnyman with the facial hair talks about stand-up, TV and beard grooming.
Cyberspace Spam Wars With Comedian James Veitch

Cyberspace Spam Wars With Comedian James Veitch

The inbox strikes back at the Museum Of Comedy.
Top 10 Themed Comedy Nights

Top 10 Themed Comedy Nights

Know what you're getting in advance.
Unpublished Hitchhiker's Guide Material To Be Aired

Unpublished Hitchhiker's Guide Material To Be Aired

Chortle Comedy goes all bookish.
Tonight: Whose Line Is It Anyway? Live At The Adelphi

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

Last minute ticket offer.
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.
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.
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.
Pick Of The Camden Fringe: 10-16 August

Pick Of The Camden Fringe: 10-16 August

Comedy and theatre for week two.
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
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?
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.
See Comedy Fringe Heroes In An Abandoned Pub

See Comedy Fringe Heroes In An Abandoned Pub

Throgmortons opens up for Christmas comedy festival.
Hidden Gems Of The Edinburgh Fringe Come To Brixton

Hidden Gems Of The Edinburgh Fringe Come To Brixton

Quirky, interesting comedy.
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.
Wax's New Show Dripping With Mindfulness

Wax's New Show Dripping With Mindfulness

But comedian still finds time to twerk.
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 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.
Festival Preview: Applecart 2012

Festival Preview: Applecart 2012

Have a laid back Sunday without compromising on the music.
London Comedy: New Year's Eve, Luisa Omielan, Comedy Store Players

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

London laughter.
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.
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.
Comedian Richard Gadd Puts The Pun Into Punk

Comedian Richard Gadd Puts The Pun Into Punk

His painfully absurd show comes to Soho Theatre.
Pick Of The Camden Fringe: 17-23 August

Pick Of The Camden Fringe: 17-23 August

Week three: here we come.
Muslim-Jewish Theatre Group Celebrates 10 Years Together

Muslim-Jewish Theatre Group Celebrates 10 Years Together

Come In! Sit Down! with MUJU Crew.
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.
Luisa Omielan Is Right, Ladies

Luisa Omielan Is Right, Ladies

Comedy for #allmen, too.
Mubarak

Mubarak

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.
Dog Judo's Guide To London Transport

Dog Judo's Guide To London Transport

Deadpan funny.
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.
Ticket Alert: Nine Lessons And Carols For Godless People

Ticket Alert: Nine Lessons And Carols For Godless People

Annual Christmas shows are on sale.
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.
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.
London's Edinburgh Fringe Previews

London's Edinburgh Fringe Previews

Edinburgh bound comedy shows being road tested in London
Competition: Win Somerset House Film 4 Tickets

Competition: Win Somerset House Film 4 Tickets

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.
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.
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.
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.
Guaranteed Grins At Greenwich Comedy Festival

Guaranteed Grins At Greenwich Comedy Festival

Wehn, Omielan, Key and the like.
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.
Immigrant Diaries: How To Pakora Lunch

Immigrant Diaries: How To Pakora Lunch

Shared stories at Southbank Centre.
US Improv Institution Comes To London

US Improv Institution Comes To London

Alumni includes Tina Fey, Bill Murray and Will Ferrell.
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.
Geek Review: Festival Of The Spoken Nerd @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Geek Review: Festival Of The Spoken Nerd @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Let's burn stuff, baby.
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.
Fraff: Poetry For Drunks, Dyslexics And Weirdos

Fraff: Poetry For Drunks, Dyslexics And Weirdos

Not for fans of Pam Ayres.
From Cancer To Comedy: Meet Beth Vyse

From Cancer To Comedy: Meet Beth Vyse

The comedian's hit show is raw, honest and funny.
There's Dinosaurs On Westminster Bridge

There's Dinosaurs On Westminster Bridge

Lovely animation by Bec Hill and Jay Foreman.
A Review Of Luke McQueen's Jack Whitehall Rant

A Review Of Luke McQueen's Jack Whitehall Rant

Beware the flying chairs.
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.
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.
Never Mind That Shit, Here Comes Mel Brooks!

Never Mind That Shit, Here Comes Mel Brooks!

Rare chance to see comedy genius in London.
Celebrate Ten Years of Liberty Festival

Celebrate Ten Years of Liberty Festival

Three days of free performance and outdoor arts for all the family.
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.
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?
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'.
Comedy Interview: Josie Long

Comedy Interview: Josie Long

Don't Ever Heckle: Nat Luurtsema

Don't Ever Heckle: Nat Luurtsema

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.
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.
Comedy Is Cruelty In Cheese And Crackwhores

Comedy Is Cruelty In Cheese And Crackwhores

Richard Gadd goes nuts at Soho Theatre.
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.
Shoreditch Shindig: For Weirdos And Their Friends

Shoreditch Shindig: For Weirdos And Their Friends

A new variety night from Bourgeois & Maurice.
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...
Preview: Revival Festival @ Marylebone Gardens

Preview: Revival Festival @ Marylebone Gardens

The old BBC offices transformed into an indoor outdoor bar plus cabaret and comedy.
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.
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?
Preview: First Direct Dialogue Festival

Preview: First Direct Dialogue Festival

One of the best festival line-ups we've seen in a while.
Josie Long: What Becomes Of The Brokenhearted

Josie Long: What Becomes Of The Brokenhearted

Deeply personal stand-up.
Comedy Review: Max & Ivan @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Max & Ivan @ Soho Theatre

They are too good for human words.
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.
Cartwheeling Comedy From Dane Baptiste

Cartwheeling Comedy From Dane Baptiste

Edinburgh best newcomer nominee comes to Soho.
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.
Liam Williams: Die, Capitalist Scum

Liam Williams: Die, Capitalist Scum

Find out why money is funny.
Where To Find Edinburgh Award-Winning Comedy In London

Where To Find Edinburgh Award-Winning Comedy In London

Hagen, Simmons and Gadd.
Laughter In The Purple Cow: Udderbelly Festival

Laughter In The Purple Cow: Udderbelly Festival

Comedy returns to the South Bank.
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.
Get Some Sex Appeal In Your Life

Get Some Sex Appeal In Your Life

Fundraising comedy night returns, Al Murray hosts.
Josie Long Susses Out Investigative Journalism

Josie Long Susses Out Investigative Journalism

Comedian goes all Panorama on us.
Lairy And Late: Get Spanked At Udderbelly

Lairy And Late: Get Spanked At Udderbelly

Comedy for the late night tanked up crowd.
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.
Preview: London Storytelling Festival

Preview: London Storytelling Festival

Comedians and spoken word performers tell tales.
Red Bastard Will Chew You Up

Red Bastard Will Chew You Up

And somehow you'll be grateful.
Comedy Picks: Phoenix And Camden Fringe, Stewart Lee

Comedy Picks: Phoenix And Camden Fringe, Stewart Lee

Gigs this week and booking ahead.
Comedy Review: Late Night Gimp Fight @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Late Night Gimp Fight @ Soho Theatre

Lots of dick jokes, but inventive and fun.
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.
Talking Improv With Cariad And Paul

Talking Improv With Cariad And Paul

How to be funny for a living.
Simon Amstell Work In Progress Shows At Invisible Dot

Simon Amstell Work In Progress Shows At Invisible Dot

Book quickly.
Videos And YouTube Gags With Adam Buxton

Videos And YouTube Gags With Adam Buxton

Fans will love Kernel Panic.
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.
Music Review: Flight Of The Conchords @ Wembley Arena

Music Review: Flight Of The Conchords @ Wembley Arena

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.
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...
Racial Stereotypes And Creepy Characters From Daphne: Review

Racial Stereotypes And Creepy Characters From Daphne: Review

Funny, clever, uncomfortable sketch comedy.
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.
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.
'Tache Up For Charlie Chaplin Day Of Democracy

'Tache Up For Charlie Chaplin Day Of Democracy

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 Connoisseurs' Favourite Podcast Comes To Soho Theatre

Comedy Connoisseurs' Favourite Podcast Comes To Soho Theatre

ComComPod closes in on West End.
New Topical Comedy In Tufnell Park

New Topical Comedy In Tufnell Park

Forget HIGNFY, try WHTNEDFM?
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...
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
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.
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.
John Inman

John Inman

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
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.
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.
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.
Comedy Interview: Richard Herring

Comedy Interview: Richard Herring

On Shepherds Bush, Talking Cock, the Metro, fame and Rasputin.
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.
London Comedy: Stewart Lee, Doc Brown, Experiments

London Comedy: Stewart Lee, Doc Brown, Experiments

Mid-February funny.
Post War Radio Rations Review: The Fitzrovia Christmas Special

Post War Radio Rations Review: The Fitzrovia Christmas Special

1940s nostalgia ahoy.
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.
Janeane Garofalo In Soho This Bank Holiday

Janeane Garofalo In Soho This Bank Holiday

See the doyenne of erudite sarcasm.
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.
Where To See Edinburgh Comedy Before The Edinburgh Fringe

Where To See Edinburgh Comedy Before The Edinburgh Fringe

It's preview time.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Review: Reginald D Hunter @ Greenwich Comedy Festival

Review: Reginald D Hunter @ Greenwich Comedy Festival

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.
Book Review: London A Pilgrimage

Book Review: London A Pilgrimage

London-Specific Comedy From Andrew Maxwell

London-Specific Comedy From Andrew Maxwell

Plus some fantastic guests.
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.
London On The Cheap: 6th August - 12th August

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

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: LOCO London Comedy Film Festival 2013

Preview: LOCO London Comedy Film Festival 2013

Celebrating some of the best upcoming funny films.
London Comedy: Tim Key, Richard Herring, Puns

London Comedy: Tim Key, Richard Herring, Puns

Tickle your fancy.
London 2012 Festival Details Announced

London 2012 Festival Details Announced

The cultural highlights for London.
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.
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.
Cockfosters Show As Funny As Its Namesake

Cockfosters Show As Funny As Its Namesake

Dave Hill, via Laughborough Junction and Smile End.
Review: Magic Night @ Madame JoJos

Review: Magic Night @ Madame JoJos

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 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.
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
The Only Way Is Downton: Cream Tea & Vajazzles

The Only Way Is Downton: Cream Tea & Vajazzles

Impressions comedian Luke Kempner transforms Downton.
Two Very Different Jailbirds Break Out At Soho Theatre

Two Very Different Jailbirds Break Out At Soho Theatre

Missing these would be criminal.
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.
London Comedy: Josie Long, Andy Zaltzman, Stewart Lee

London Comedy: Josie Long, Andy Zaltzman, Stewart Lee

Plus Bourgeois & Maurice and Resonance FM fundraiser.
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.
Review: Shaky Start For Comedian Nick Thune

Review: Shaky Start For Comedian Nick Thune

Tonight Show regular arrives at Soho Theatre.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Preview: Camden Fringe 2012

Preview: Camden Fringe 2012

An August of opera, stand up, sketch comedy, drama, music, physical theatre & puppetry.
Intimate And Masterful: The Claudia O'Doherty Experience

Intimate And Masterful: The Claudia O'Doherty Experience

Very funny gig at The Invisible Dot.
Comedy Interview: James Bachman

Comedy Interview: James Bachman

Fringe Favourite Spencer Jones Props Up In Soho

Fringe Favourite Spencer Jones Props Up In Soho

Physical and prop comedy show that wowed Edinburgh.
Interview: The Pangea Project, Stamford Hill

Interview: The Pangea Project, Stamford Hill

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).
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.
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.
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.
Ticket Alert: Comedy Shows For 2013

Ticket Alert: Comedy Shows For 2013

Get tickets now for some of the bigger comedy gigs next year.
Tim Key: Single White Slut

Tim Key: Single White Slut

Poetry, but not as you know it.
Comedy Review: Tony Law @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Tony Law @ Soho Theatre

Absurdist meta-comedy.
London Comedy: Udderbelly, Sheeps, Bill Bailey

London Comedy: Udderbelly, Sheeps, Bill Bailey

Alternative, character and sketch comedy this week.
Help Kids Study Humanities With Arts Emergency Gig

Help Kids Study Humanities With Arts Emergency Gig

Josie Long, Stewart Lee and more.
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.
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.
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: 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.
Nina Conti: Funny, Frank, Filthy Ventriloquism

Nina Conti: Funny, Frank, Filthy Ventriloquism

New run of Dolly Mixtures at Soho Theatre.
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.
Pepitone's Well-Weaved Set Has Us In Stitches

Pepitone's Well-Weaved Set Has Us In Stitches

What Rough Beast at Soho Theatre.
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.
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.
London Comedy: Daniel Rigby, Henning Wehn, Knock2Bag

London Comedy: Daniel Rigby, Henning Wehn, Knock2Bag

Where to get your laughs this week.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Early Verdict On The London Weekly: "A Shocker"

Early Verdict On The London Weekly: "A Shocker"

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?
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 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.
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...
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
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.
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.
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.
London Comedy: Adam Buxton, Matt Okine, Janeane Garofalo

London Comedy: Adam Buxton, Matt Okine, Janeane Garofalo

The best laughs in town.
Comedy Review: Tony Izzett & Friends @ Camden Fringe

Comedy Review: Tony Izzett & Friends @ Camden Fringe

Please, please, please go and see this show.
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.
Edinburgh Fringe Winner John Kearns Arrives In London

Edinburgh Fringe Winner John Kearns Arrives In London

He’s both funny haha and funny strange.
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.
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.
Death Of A Comedian Targets Mainstream Stand Up

Death Of A Comedian Targets Mainstream Stand Up

A plucky punk comic sells out.
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.
Stand Up For Shelter And Help Homelessness

Stand Up For Shelter And Help Homelessness

Comedy fundraiser with Stewart Lee.
London Comedy: Milton Jones, Liam Williams, John Kearns

London Comedy: Milton Jones, Liam Williams, John Kearns

London laughter.
London Comedy: Adam Riches, Mae Martin, Miles Jupp

London Comedy: Adam Riches, Mae Martin, Miles Jupp

The best comedy gigs in town this week.
Black Sheeps Of The Comedy Circuit

Black Sheeps Of The Comedy Circuit

You can't pen these guys in.
Preview: Ealing Summer Festivals 2011

Preview: Ealing Summer Festivals 2011

All sorts of music, comedy and family fun in Ealing parks this July
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.
Comedy Picks: Fringes, Nina Conti And Celia Pacquola

Comedy Picks: Fringes, Nina Conti And Celia Pacquola

Laughter recommended.
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.
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.
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.
Where To Watch The Rugby World Cup

Where To Watch The Rugby World Cup

Alexis Dubus: Roadtrips Recounted In Rhyme

Alexis Dubus: Roadtrips Recounted In Rhyme

Cars and Girls at Soho Theatre.
Pub Quiz Patrol - The Bedford SW12

Pub Quiz Patrol - The Bedford SW12

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.
Comedy Review: Doctor Brown @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Doctor Brown @ Soho Theatre

Weird-good storyshowing from this year's Edinburgh winner.
Comedy Preview: Do The Right Thing @ The Phoenix

Comedy Preview: Do The Right Thing @ The Phoenix

See the panel show podcast recorded.
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.
Fylm School Redefines The Comedy Setup

Fylm School Redefines The Comedy Setup

Surreal stand-up meets Art Attack.
London Poetry: Fleet Street By Monkey Poet

London Poetry: Fleet Street By Monkey Poet

Comedy + poetry + social commentary.
Sam Simmons Gets Surreal

Sam Simmons Gets Surreal

Weirdness done properly, at Soho Theatre.
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.
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.
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.
London Comedy: Mark Thomas, Nina Conti, Comedy Films

London Comedy: Mark Thomas, Nina Conti, Comedy Films

Comedy gigs around town.
Preview: Penn and Teller @ Hammersmith Apollo

Preview: Penn and Teller @ Hammersmith Apollo

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
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.
See A Week Of Comedy In Balham

See A Week Of Comedy In Balham

Also: Paul Daniels. Yep, THAT Paul Daniels.
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).
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...
Welcome To Hannah Gadsby's Depression

Welcome To Hannah Gadsby's Depression

Like watching a panic attack, but, you know, funny.
Comedy Review: Adam Riches @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Adam Riches @ Soho Theatre

Edinburgh winner's show is insanely brilliant.
London Comedy: Trevor Noah, Loretta Maine, Tony Law

London Comedy: Trevor Noah, Loretta Maine, Tony Law

London LOLs.
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.
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.
See 50 Hours Of Improvisation

See 50 Hours Of Improvisation

Sleep-deprived hysterics.
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.
Big Comedy Names Come To Balham

Big Comedy Names Come To Balham

Mark Thomas, Stephen K Amos, Ed Byrne in town.
Preview: Kings Place Festival 2011

Preview: Kings Place Festival 2011

100 events over four days for free or £4.50
Comedy Review: Stewart Lee @ Leicester Square Theatre

Comedy Review: Stewart Lee @ Leicester Square Theatre

Comedian Interview: Steve Furst

Comedian Interview: Steve Furst

The man behind legendary cabaret comedian and occasional cagefighter Lenny Beige is far from bland.
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.
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.
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.
London Comedy: Robin Ince, Sheeps, Isy Suttie

London Comedy: Robin Ince, Sheeps, Isy Suttie

Jam packed week of funny.
Preview: Up & Over It @ London Wonderground

Preview: Up & Over It @ London Wonderground

Get ready to tap your tits off.
Comedy Picks: Phoenix And Camden Fringes, Luke McGregor

Comedy Picks: Phoenix And Camden Fringes, Luke McGregor

Get some laughs here.
'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.
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.
Comedy Preview: Sex Appeal @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Comedy Preview: Sex Appeal @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Fundraiser for sexual health charity Brook has a fantastic line-up.
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.
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.
Don't Ever Heckle: James Kettle

Don't Ever Heckle: James Kettle

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.
Straight Up Laughs At Guilt And Shame

Straight Up Laughs At Guilt And Shame

Depraved comedy for every bad decision you've ever made.
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.
Tom Rosenthal Says Thank You, Bulgaria

Tom Rosenthal Says Thank You, Bulgaria

From Friday Night Dinner to Eastern Europe.
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.
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.
Theatre Review: The Sluts of Sutton Drive @ Finborough Theatre

Theatre Review: The Sluts of Sutton Drive @ Finborough Theatre

Desperate Housewives on acid (or Windolene)
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: 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.
Cabaret Review: Wam Bam Club @ Cafe de Paris

Cabaret Review: Wam Bam Club @ Cafe de Paris

Don't Ever Heckle: Richard Sandling

Don't Ever Heckle: Richard Sandling

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy 15-21 January

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy 15-21 January

Where to find funny next week.
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.
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 Comedy: Alex Horne, Josie Long, Henning Wehn

London Comedy: Alex Horne, Josie Long, Henning Wehn

Edinburgh previews and doodling.
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.
Theatre Review: Love On Trial @ The Ovalhouse

Theatre Review: Love On Trial @ The Ovalhouse

A one-man show that captivated its audience.
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: Festival Of The Spoken Nerd, Sheeps, Sarah Kendall

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

This week's funny.
Comedy Review: Danny Bhoy @ Leicester Square Theatre

Comedy Review: Danny Bhoy @ Leicester Square Theatre

London Comedy: David Baddiel, Liam Williams, Halloween

London Comedy: David Baddiel, Liam Williams, Halloween

Our pick of the week's laughter.
Don't Ever Heckle: Gerry Howell

Don't Ever Heckle: Gerry Howell

More Than Bog Standard Comedy

More Than Bog Standard Comedy

Laughs in former loos for Water Aid.
London Comedy: Adam Riches, ACMS, Adam Buxton

London Comedy: Adam Riches, ACMS, Adam Buxton

Best comedy gigs this week.
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.
London Comedy: Susan Calman, Adam Hills, Joseph Morpurgo

London Comedy: Susan Calman, Adam Hills, Joseph Morpurgo

This week's best comedy gigs.
London Comedy: Susan Calman, FOTSN And Eddie Izzard In French

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

Mon Dieu.
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.
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
Susan Calman: We Like This Lady

Susan Calman: We Like This Lady

Awesome News Quiz-er is back in Soho.
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: The Will Gompertz Fringe @ The ICA

Preview: The Will Gompertz Fringe @ The ICA

The BBC's art critic goes all Hootenanny.
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.
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
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.
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 Comedy: Cardinal Burns, Cariad Lloyd, Carey Marx

London Comedy: Cardinal Burns, Cariad Lloyd, Carey Marx

Tickle your funny bone.
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 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.
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.
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.
London Comedy: David O'Doherty, Soho Sketch Festival, Storyteller's Club

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

Funny nights.
Review: Uncanny Valley @ Hen and Chickens Theatre

Review: Uncanny Valley @ Hen and Chickens Theatre

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 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".
Pub Quiz Patrol - The Railway NW6

Pub Quiz Patrol - The Railway NW6

Bonfire Night: A Show To Remember, Remember

Bonfire Night: A Show To Remember, Remember

First class ambling from the Sheeps star.
Comedy Review: The Horne Section @ Southbank Centre

Comedy Review: The Horne Section @ Southbank Centre

In which we become part of a very funny act.
Comedy Review: Daniel Simonsen @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Daniel Simonsen @ Soho Theatre

Deadpan Norwegian giggles.
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
London Comedy: Sara Pascoe, Marcel Lucont, Gareth Morinan

London Comedy: Sara Pascoe, Marcel Lucont, Gareth Morinan

Plus a week of free comedy.
Theatre Preview: Sink or Shpin @ Boom! Cycle

Theatre Preview: Sink or Shpin @ Boom! Cycle

Shoreditch comedy...while sat on an exercise bike.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
Any Questions Answered – The £8 Interview

Any Questions Answered – The £8 Interview

London Comedy: Jo Brand, Bridget Christie, Katherine Ryan

London Comedy: Jo Brand, Bridget Christie, Katherine Ryan

Where to get laughs this week.
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: 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.
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.
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: 27 January-2 February

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

Be quick and get tickets to Simon Amstell and Spacetacular.
Pin Sharp Sketch Comedy

Pin Sharp Sketch Comedy

See duo The Pin at Soho Theatre.
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.
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 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: 9-15 October

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 9-15 October

Our pick of next week's comedy gigs.
Coming Up Later @ The Old Vic Tunnels

Coming Up Later @ The Old Vic Tunnels

Vintage porn, naughty songs and snogging practice.
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
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 Comedy: Adam Riches, Jack Dee, Sketchfest

London Comedy: Adam Riches, Jack Dee, Sketchfest

Stand up, sketch and character comedy this 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.
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.
London Comedy: David Morgan, Beardyman, Edinburgh Previews

London Comedy: David Morgan, Beardyman, Edinburgh Previews

LOLs around town.
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: 18-24 March

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 18-24 March

Top turns including Simon Amstell, Daniel Kitson and Andrew Lawrence
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
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.
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.
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.
London Comedy: Luisa Omielan, WitTank, Conference

London Comedy: Luisa Omielan, WitTank, Conference

Our pick of the week's funny.
Comedy Preview: Comedy Bonk @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Preview: Comedy Bonk @ Soho Theatre

Tony Law headlines a cracking late line-up for laughs
Spooky Comedy In An Abandoned Theatre - What's Not To Like?

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

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 Comedy: Mike Wozniak, Aisling Bea, Josie Long

London Comedy: Mike Wozniak, Aisling Bea, Josie Long

The week's funny.
London Comedy: Gina Yashere, Greekonomics, Cariad Lloyd

London Comedy: Gina Yashere, Greekonomics, Cariad Lloyd

Our pick of London's laffs.
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.
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?
Adam Riches: Quadruple Comedy Threat

Adam Riches: Quadruple Comedy Threat

See four previous Edinburgh shows at Kings Place.
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
Comedy Review: Sarah Kendall @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Sarah Kendall @ Soho Theatre

Sweary feminist stand up.
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.
London Comedy: Jane Bussmann, Austentatious, Marcel Lucont

London Comedy: Jane Bussmann, Austentatious, Marcel Lucont

Best comedy gigs this week.
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.
London Comedy: Andrew Lawrence, Bridget Christie, Joe Wilkinson

London Comedy: Andrew Lawrence, Bridget Christie, Joe Wilkinson

The week's funny gigs.
London Comedy: Sarah Millican, Bright Club, James Acaster

London Comedy: Sarah Millican, Bright Club, James Acaster

Pick of the week's funny.
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.
Comedy Preview: Bums On Seats @ Lyric Theatre

Comedy Preview: Bums On Seats @ Lyric Theatre

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.
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: 29 January-4 February

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

Our pick of next week's comedy gigs
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: 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: 14-20 July

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 14-20 July

Edinburgh previews galore, including Alex Horne, Tony Law and Richard Herring.
Comedy Picks: Katherine Ryan, Sam Simmons, Camden Fringe

Comedy Picks: Katherine Ryan, Sam Simmons, Camden Fringe

London comedy this week.
Interview: Rant And Dick

Interview: Rant And Dick

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: 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.
Review: Invisible Dot Club, Camden Stables Market

Review: Invisible Dot Club, Camden Stables Market

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: 26 May-1 June

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

Brendon Burns, Chastity Butterworth, Sean Hughes and more.
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.
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.
Review: The Bee @ Soho Theatre

Review: The Bee @ Soho Theatre

This Japanese dark comedy-drama comes with a sting in its tail.
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.
Comedy Review: Idiots Of Ants – Model Citizens @ Soho Theatre

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

Sheer bloody brilliance.
Comedy Interview: Joe Rogan

Comedy Interview: Joe Rogan

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.
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
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: 7-13 August

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 7-13 August

Our choice of where to find funny next week.
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.
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.
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?
Deal Of The Day: Showstopper! The Improvised Musical

Deal Of The Day: Showstopper! The Improvised Musical

A ????? show for £25 tonight.
Comedy Review: Hannibal Buress @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Hannibal Buress @ Soho Theatre

Laid back comedy with killer punchlines
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.
Atheist Bus Ad Slogan Generator

Atheist Bus Ad Slogan Generator

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.
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 Interview: Jeremy Hardy

Comedy Interview: Jeremy Hardy

We exchanged a few words with the comedian before his tour reaches Barking on Friday.
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.
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 & Sketch Comedy: 27 March - 2 April

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

Where to find funny this week.
Invisible Dot Brings Comedy To The West End

Invisible Dot Brings Comedy To The West End

Two week takeover of the Duchess Theatre.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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: 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.
Comedy Review: Bright Club @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Comedy Review: Bright Club @ Bloomsbury Theatre

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.
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.
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.
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: Milton Jones, Zoe Lyons, Nish Kumar

London Comedy: Milton Jones, Zoe Lyons, Nish Kumar

Our favourite comedy gigs this week.
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 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: 24-30 April

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

Our pick of where to find funny this week.
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.
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.
Bellylicious the Sequel @ Battersea Barge

Bellylicious the Sequel @ Battersea Barge

‘Confessions of a Belly Dance Diva’: Sexy, sassy and seriously funny.
Comedy Festivals In Ealing And Stockwell

Comedy Festivals In Ealing And Stockwell

A series of packed line-ups.
Comedy Preview: Stand Up For Depression @ Union Chapel

Comedy Preview: Stand Up For Depression @ Union Chapel

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
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.
Comedy Preview: Late Night Gimp Fight @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Preview: Late Night Gimp Fight @ Soho Theatre

A festive show with added ball gags.
Comedy Review: Josie Long @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Josie Long @ Soho Theatre

The evolution of Josie Long is a good thing.
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.
A Comedian Blogs: Some Secrets About the London Comedy Circuit

A Comedian Blogs: Some Secrets About the London Comedy Circuit

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 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.
London Comedy: Celia Pacquola, Ben Target, Holly Walsh

London Comedy: Celia Pacquola, Ben Target, Holly Walsh

Plus Norwegians and UKIP.
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 Preview: Voodoo Nights @ Hammersmith Lyric

Comedy Preview: Voodoo Nights @ Hammersmith Lyric

Six comedians, £15...you're laughing.
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: 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.
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.
London Comedy: Robin Ince, Josie Long, Jay Foreman

London Comedy: Robin Ince, Josie Long, Jay Foreman

Places to laugh this week.
Preview: London Australian Film Festival @ Barbican

Preview: London Australian Film Festival @ Barbican

Comedy Ticket Alert: Dylan Moran

Comedy Ticket Alert: Dylan Moran

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 Comedy: Political, Sara Pascoe, The Horne Section

London Comedy: Political, Sara Pascoe, The Horne Section

Our pick of the week's funny.
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 Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 11-17 September

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 11-17 September

Where to find funny this week
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 Comedy: Doctor Brown, Abandoman, Nina Conti

London Comedy: Doctor Brown, Abandoman, Nina Conti

Places to get funny next 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 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.
Preview: Bright Club @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Preview: Bright Club @ Bloomsbury Theatre

The best night of geek comedy and entertainment, bar none.
Andy Zaltzman: Superb Satire

Andy Zaltzman: Superb Satire

A pineapple radio and Ed Miliband in one show.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Preview: As It Occurs To Me @ Leicester Square Theatre

Preview: As It Occurs To Me @ Leicester Square Theatre

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

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

Plus BBQ and Disney.
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.
Join The Last Leg Trio At Centrepoint Fundraiser

Join The Last Leg Trio At Centrepoint Fundraiser

Really excellent comedy line-up.
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.
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.
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.
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 Review : Party @ Arts Theatre

Comedy Review : Party @ Arts Theatre

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

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

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.
Luke McGregor Turns Worrying Into An Art Form

Luke McGregor Turns Worrying Into An Art Form

Aussie comedian gets into your head.
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
Spring Dating: Sweating and Swotting

Spring Dating: Sweating and Swotting

Sugar Mummies: Theatre Review

Sugar Mummies: Theatre Review

London On The Cheap - 15th - 20th July

London On The Cheap - 15th - 20th July

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.
Burst Festival At BAC

Burst Festival At BAC

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 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 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
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.
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: 16-22 October

London Stand Up And Sketch Comedy: 16-22 October

Our pick of the best comedy gigs next week.
Comedy Review: Bridget Christie: Housewife Surrealist @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Bridget Christie: Housewife Surrealist @ Soho Theatre

Is this the least surreal show ever?
Comedy Review: Susan Calman @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Susan Calman @ Soho Theatre

Susan Calman makes a very good point in a fairly good show.
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.
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.
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.
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’.
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.
Theatre Review: Made Up @ Soho Theatre

Theatre Review: Made Up @ Soho Theatre

Impressive, funny and moving live improvisation and live music
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: 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.
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.
Comedy Review: Judith Lucy @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Judith Lucy @ Soho Theatre

Chance to see this hilarious Australian household name on our shores.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Celia Pacquola's Working It Out

Celia Pacquola's Working It Out

Life, stand up and dreamcatchers.
London Comedy: Nish Kumar, Susan Calman, Bill Bellamy

London Comedy: Nish Kumar, Susan Calman, Bill Bellamy

Sketch, stand up and Edinburgh previews.
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?
"I'm Fleecing Joe Public"

"I'm Fleecing Joe Public"

Comedy/Talks Preview: PLEB Talks

Comedy/Talks Preview: PLEB Talks

Rich Fulcher, Thom Tuck and other noble minds take on the global crisis.
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.
Comedy Review: Richard Herring @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Richard Herring @ Soho Theatre

Asking 'what is love anyway?'
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.
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.
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.
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
Theatre Review: PVT Wars @ The Rosemary Branch

Theatre Review: PVT Wars @ The Rosemary Branch

Comedy Review: Roisin Conaty @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Roisin Conaty @ Soho Theatre

Chucklesome, but only some.
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.
Comedy Review: My Name Is Sue, Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: My Name Is Sue, Soho Theatre

Review: Tommy Tiernan @ Greenwich Comedy Festival

Review: Tommy Tiernan @ Greenwich Comedy Festival

Cabaret Review: Cabaret Whore @ Soho Theatre

Cabaret Review: Cabaret Whore @ Soho Theatre

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

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

Chuckles in the city.
Comedy Review: Forgery Club V @ The Albany

Comedy Review: Forgery Club V @ The Albany

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 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.
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.
London Comedy: Luisa Omielan, Simon Munnery, Political Animal

London Comedy: Luisa Omielan, Simon Munnery, Political Animal

Sketch and stand-up.
Comedy Preview: Reprieve Night @ Lyceum Theatre

Comedy Preview: Reprieve Night @ Lyceum Theatre

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.
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.
Preview: The Greenwich Comedy Festival

Preview: The Greenwich Comedy Festival

Comedy Preview + Interview: Tim Key

Comedy Preview + Interview: Tim Key

A chat with Tim Key before his Soho Theatre and Freeze tour shows.
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 Ticket Alert : Daniel Kitson

Comedy Ticket Alert : Daniel Kitson

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
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 Review: Jokes Newington

Comedy Review: Jokes Newington

Comedy Review: Loretta Maine @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Loretta Maine @ Soho Theatre

Borderline psychopathic country and western songs.
Interview : Tim Fitzhigham, Eco-comedian

Interview : Tim Fitzhigham, Eco-comedian

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

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

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?
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.
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.
Londonist Stays In - Sunday 23 December

Londonist Stays In - Sunday 23 December

London On The Cheap

London On The Cheap

Review: Richard Purnell And Friends @ Hen And Chickens

Review: Richard Purnell And Friends @ Hen And Chickens

Words are all they have
London Dating: Wit, To Woo

London Dating: Wit, To Woo

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

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

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.
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?
Comedy Review: Isy Suttie @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Comedy Review: Isy Suttie @ Bloomsbury Theatre

She has a guitar, her support act does not.
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.
Festival Preview: Camden Fringe 2009

Festival Preview: Camden Fringe 2009

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.
Veally, Veally Good: E4 Udderbelly @ Southbank Opens Today

Veally, Veally Good: E4 Udderbelly @ Southbank Opens Today

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

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

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.
Rumours Of Death Are Exaggerated: Alternative Comedy Memorial Society

Rumours Of Death Are Exaggerated: Alternative Comedy Memorial Society

Leftfield comedy stylings.
Camden Fringe Review: Catie Wilkins

Camden Fringe Review: Catie Wilkins

Comedy/Poetry Preview: Liz Bentley @ The Albany

Comedy/Poetry Preview: Liz Bentley @ The Albany

Brilliant, warm and witty show Crash Bash Trash.
Comedy Review: David O'Doherty @ Greenwich Comedy Festival

Comedy Review: David O'Doherty @ Greenwich Comedy Festival

Comedy Review: Tim Key @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Tim Key @ Soho Theatre

Eddie Izzard - Live This Weekend

Eddie Izzard - Live This Weekend

Preview: The Insti2ute @ Pleasance Islington

Preview: The Insti2ute @ Pleasance Islington

Review: New Art Club @ Soho Theatre

Review: New Art Club @ Soho Theatre

Quiet Act of Destruction: A tragicomic, bread-flying romp of a show.
Comedy Review: Mark Watson Live @ The Chapel

Comedy Review: Mark Watson Live @ The Chapel

Comedy Preview: Frimston and Rowett

Comedy Preview: Frimston and Rowett

Expect not a flop of a sketch at the Canal Café on Sunday.
Londonist at Christmas Reloaded, The Old Red Lion

Londonist at Christmas Reloaded, The Old Red Lion

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

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

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.
Deal Of The Day: Spontaneous Laughs At Slapdash

Deal Of The Day: Spontaneous Laughs At Slapdash

Improvised comedy at The Miller.
Comedy Review: Not The Adventures Of Moleman @ Camden Fringe

Comedy Review: Not The Adventures Of Moleman @ Camden Fringe

Sketches going wrong, again and again.
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.
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.
Forget The London Fringe Festival

Forget The London Fringe Festival

London On The Cheap

London On The Cheap

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

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

Get your laugh on.
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.
Comedy Preview: Comedy In The Cafe @ Foyles

Comedy Preview: Comedy In The Cafe @ Foyles

Entry price is one book.
Liam Williams: Like Watching An Old Friend

Liam Williams: Like Watching An Old Friend

Comedy in cramped confines.
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.
Comedy Review: Camden Crawl

Comedy Review: Camden Crawl

Comedy clubs take on the unenviable task of providing afternoon laughter.
Comedy Interview: Caroline Clifford

Comedy Interview: Caroline Clifford

Preview: World's Smallest Festival

Preview: World's Smallest Festival

Interview - Mark Watson

Interview - Mark Watson

Preview: Udderbelly @ Southbank Centre

Preview: Udderbelly @ Southbank Centre

Comedy Preview: Political Animal / Richard Herring @ BL

Comedy Preview: Political Animal / Richard Herring @ BL

The Starchy Gallery: Potato Portraits And Tuber Masterpieces

The Starchy Gallery: Potato Portraits And Tuber Masterpieces

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

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

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.
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.
Comedy Review: Carl Donnelly @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Carl Donnelly @ Soho Theatre

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.
Chortle Combines Comedy And Books For A New Festival

Chortle Combines Comedy And Books For A New Festival

See comedians who've written books.
Comedy Review: Josie Long @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Josie Long @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Preview: Carl Donnelly @ Udderbelly

Comedy Preview: Carl Donnelly @ Udderbelly

The funnyman tells us about gigging in an upside-down purple cow.
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.
Fringe Benefits: Etcetera Theatre

Fringe Benefits: Etcetera Theatre

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.
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

Theatre Review: Confessions of a Dancewhore @ Trafalgar Studios

Theatre Review: Confessions of a Dancewhore @ Trafalgar Studios

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.
Camden Fringe Reviews: A First Night Frenzy

Camden Fringe Reviews: A First Night Frenzy

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: The Ethics of Heckling

A Comedian Blogs: The Ethics of Heckling

Interview: Nicko From The Bad Film Club

Interview: Nicko From The Bad Film Club

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.
Interview : The World In One City

Interview : The World In One City

Review: James Thiérrée - Invention, Illusion, Imagination

Review: James Thiérrée - Invention, Illusion, Imagination

Camden Fringe Review: Andrew O'Neill @ Camden Head

Camden Fringe Review: Andrew O'Neill @ Camden Head

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).
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
Comedy Review: Michael Workman's Mercy @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Michael Workman's Mercy @ Soho Theatre

Musical comedy that's not at all twee.
Last Minute Listing: Comedy @ The Brickhouse, Brick Lane

Last Minute Listing: Comedy @ The Brickhouse, Brick Lane

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.
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 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.
Camden Fringe Review: DJ Danny @ The Roundhouse

Camden Fringe Review: DJ Danny @ The Roundhouse

Preview: Tim Key / Jonny Sweet @ Soho Theatre

Preview: Tim Key / Jonny Sweet @ Soho Theatre

Spoken Word Review: John Hegley @ Greenwich Comedy Festival

Spoken Word Review: John Hegley @ Greenwich Comedy Festival

Camden Fringe Review: Robin Ince

Camden Fringe Review: Robin Ince

Get Your Woolly Hat On For St Mungos

Get Your Woolly Hat On For St Mungos

Preview: New Season Comedy @ Soho Theatre

Preview: New Season Comedy @ Soho Theatre

Get excited about the awesome comedy line up at Soho Theatre now.
Preview: Sydenham Arts Festival

Preview: Sydenham Arts Festival

Comedy Preview: N20 Festival @ BAC

Comedy Preview: N20 Festival @ BAC

Saturday Cinema Summary

Saturday Cinema Summary

Comedy Preview: Joke Party @ The Wilmington Arms, Angel

Comedy Preview: Joke Party @ The Wilmington Arms, Angel

Comedy Review: Rich Fulcher @ Soho Literary Festival

Comedy Review: Rich Fulcher @ Soho Literary Festival

Comedy meets literary reading. It works.
London On The Cheap - 17th - 23rd September

London On The Cheap - 17th - 23rd September

Camden Fringe Review: Unweaving Rainbows @ Camden Head

Camden Fringe Review: Unweaving Rainbows @ Camden Head

Comedy Review: Idiots Of Ants @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Idiots Of Ants @ Soho Theatre

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

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

Comedy Review : Ginger And Black @ BAC, Clapham

Comedy Review : Ginger And Black @ BAC, Clapham

Comedy Interview: Cowards

Comedy Interview: Cowards

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: Roisin Conaty @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Preview: Roisin Conaty @ Soho Theatre

Camden Fringe Final Week Round Up

Camden Fringe Final Week Round Up

And that's all for 2011 folks!
Comedy Review: Ed Aczel @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Ed Aczel @ Soho Theatre

London On The Cheap: 1st - 7th October

London On The Cheap: 1st - 7th October

It Was My Job To Retreive The Lobsters From Her Bum

It Was My Job To Retreive The Lobsters From Her Bum

Comedy Review: Jonny Sweet @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Jonny Sweet @ Soho Theatre

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

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

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.
Preview: Frankie Vs The Reptile @ Etcetera Theatre

Preview: Frankie Vs The Reptile @ Etcetera Theatre

Camden Fringe Review: Thomas Neumark / Grainne Maguire

Camden Fringe Review: Thomas Neumark / Grainne Maguire

Preview: New Art Club @ Soho Theatre

Preview: New Art Club @ Soho Theatre

A uniquely comic, theatrical adventures as two rival villages clash (sponsored post).
The Camden Fringe

The Camden Fringe

Camden Fringe Review: Helen Keen @ Etcetera Theatre

Camden Fringe Review: Helen Keen @ Etcetera Theatre

London On The Cheap

London On The Cheap

Biographer rummages in Kate's genes

Biographer rummages in Kate's genes

Camden Fringe Review: Policy Wonk International

Camden Fringe Review: Policy Wonk International

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

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

Review: Turning Point Festival @ Roundhouse

Review: Turning Point Festival @ Roundhouse

Ball Gags For Amnesty

Ball Gags For Amnesty

Camden Fringe Review: Iszi Lawrence

Camden Fringe Review: Iszi Lawrence

London On The Cheap

London On The Cheap

Camden Fringe First Timers: The Silky Pair

Camden Fringe First Timers: The Silky Pair

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.
Review: Paul Kerensa, Camden Fringe

Review: Paul Kerensa, Camden Fringe

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

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

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.
Londonist Interviews...OpenStreetMap Guru Steve Coast

Londonist Interviews...OpenStreetMap Guru Steve Coast

Camden Fringe Review: Robin Ince @ Camden Head

Camden Fringe Review: Robin Ince @ Camden Head

Gloom Aid Tonight

Gloom Aid Tonight

Review: Comedy Night @ Benjamin Franklin House

Review: Comedy Night @ Benjamin Franklin House

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

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

Preview: The Institute @ Pleasance

Preview: The Institute @ Pleasance

Preview: Double Word Whammy @ The Old Red Lion

Preview: Double Word Whammy @ The Old Red Lion

After School Comedy

After School Comedy

Mama Cass Family Singers Review

Mama Cass Family Singers Review

A Comedian Blogs: How To Make People Like You.

A Comedian Blogs: How To Make People Like You.

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

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

Theatre Review: Lifegame @ Lyric Theatre

Theatre Review: Lifegame @ Lyric Theatre

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

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

Comedy Preview: Ian D Montfort @ The Canal Cafe

Comedy Preview: Ian D Montfort @ The Canal Cafe

Tonight: Laughing For Evelina Children's Hospital

Tonight: Laughing For Evelina Children's Hospital

Comedy fundraiser tonight at Ministry of Sound.
Comedy Interview: Robin Ince

Comedy Interview: Robin Ince

Comedy Preview: Every Other Monday @ Camden Head

Comedy Preview: Every Other Monday @ Camden Head

LFF Preview: FACTOTUM and DARK HORSE

LFF Preview: FACTOTUM and DARK HORSE

Comedy Interview: Todd Barry

Comedy Interview: Todd Barry

Review: Robert Newman @ Greenwich Comedy Festival

Review: Robert Newman @ Greenwich Comedy Festival

Camden Fringe Review: Matt Kirshen @ Sheephaven Bay

Camden Fringe Review: Matt Kirshen @ Sheephaven Bay

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: Stewart Lee, Hen And Chickens

Preview: Stewart Lee, Hen And Chickens

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

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

Still Booking: Nine Lessons and Carols for Godless People

Still Booking: Nine Lessons and Carols for Godless People

Noostar Comedy Night: Net To Stage

Noostar Comedy Night: Net To Stage

Comedy Preview: Edinburgh Previews 26 June-2 July

Comedy Preview: Edinburgh Previews 26 June-2 July

Dark Horse

Dark Horse

London On The Cheap

London On The Cheap

Comedy Review: Laura Solon @ BAC, Clapham

Comedy Review: Laura Solon @ BAC, Clapham

Camden Fringe Open To Applications Now!

Camden Fringe Open To Applications Now!

Benjamin Franklin Gets Funny

Benjamin Franklin Gets Funny

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

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

Comedy Preview: Unweaving Rainbows @ Etcetera Theatre

Comedy Preview: Unweaving Rainbows @ Etcetera Theatre

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

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

Comedy Preview: Off With Their Heads @ Kings Place

Comedy Preview: Off With Their Heads @ Kings Place

Comedy Review: The Real Daniel O’Donnell Show

Comedy Review: The Real Daniel O’Donnell Show

Free Tonight?

Free Tonight?

Preview: Pappy's Fun Club, Camden

Preview: Pappy's Fun Club, Camden

Preview: Big Screen, Big Laughs @ Shortwave Cinema

Preview: Big Screen, Big Laughs @ Shortwave Cinema

The Intrepid Conservatory

The Intrepid Conservatory

Londonist Lunchtimes: Two Gentlemen of Verona @ Bridewell Theatre

Londonist Lunchtimes: Two Gentlemen of Verona @ Bridewell Theatre

Last Ever Laughter In Odd Places TOMORROW

Last Ever Laughter In Odd Places TOMORROW

Comedy Preview: Robin Ince's Book Club

Comedy Preview: Robin Ince's Book Club

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

Londonist Stays In

Londonist Stays In

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

A Comedian Blogs: Christmas Violence

A Comedian Blogs: Christmas Violence

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

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

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

Londonist Lunchtimes: Secrets @ Southwark Playhouse

Londonist Lunchtimes: Secrets @ Southwark Playhouse

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…

Comedy Preview: Edinburgh Previews July 24-30

Comedy Preview: Edinburgh Previews July 24-30

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

Barbie's Boyfriend He Ain't

Barbie's Boyfriend He Ain't

Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

Dance, Camera, Action!

Dance, Camera, Action!

Camden Fringe Review: Skin Deep @ The Camden Head

Camden Fringe Review: Skin Deep @ The Camden Head

Preview: Ed Aczel @ Soho Theatre

Preview: Ed Aczel @ Soho Theatre

London Word Festival @ Bardens Boudoir

London Word Festival @ Bardens Boudoir

Comedy Interview: Richard Herring

Comedy Interview: Richard Herring

The London Nativity

The London Nativity

Extra, Extra: Sing Into The Weekend Edition

Extra, Extra: Sing Into The Weekend Edition

Londonvidium: #3 Camden's Burning

Londonvidium: #3 Camden's Burning

Preview: Andrew O'Neill @ Cockpit Theatre

Preview: Andrew O'Neill @ Cockpit Theatre

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

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

Londonist Stays In

Londonist Stays In

Culture Crawl - Theatre

Culture Crawl - Theatre

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

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

Saturday Cinema Summary!

Saturday Cinema Summary!

London International Animation Festival

London International Animation Festival

Camden Fringe First Timers: Shazia Mirza

Camden Fringe First Timers: Shazia Mirza

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

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

Preview: Karaoke Circus

Preview: Karaoke Circus

Sunday Night At The London Palladium

Sunday Night At The London Palladium

St George's Day In London

St George's Day In London

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

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

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

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

Pegg's Hot Fuzz

Pegg's Hot Fuzz

Comedy Preview: David O'Doherty @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Preview: David O'Doherty @ Soho Theatre

Camden Fringe First Timers: Mike Okarma

Camden Fringe First Timers: Mike Okarma

TV Troll: You're Hired

TV Troll: You're Hired

Comedy Review: Simon Munnery @ BAC, Clapham

Comedy Review: Simon Munnery @ BAC, Clapham

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

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

TV Troll: It's A TV Love Affair

TV Troll: It's A TV Love Affair

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

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

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

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

Hairspray a Hit at Theatreland's Oscars

Hairspray a Hit at Theatreland's Oscars

LOFT At The Roundhouse

LOFT At The Roundhouse

London On The Cheap

London On The Cheap

A Really Lovely (And Funny) Night Out

A Really Lovely (And Funny) Night Out

London Lit Plus

London Lit Plus

Won't someone think of the Pseudanodonta complanata?

Won't someone think of the Pseudanodonta complanata?

Comedy Preview: Time Out Live's Laugh Out Loud

Comedy Preview: Time Out Live's Laugh Out Loud

Notes From The City

Notes From The City

Londonist Stays In - Christmas Eve

Londonist Stays In - Christmas Eve

Londonist Test Drives...Poetry Evenings

Londonist Test Drives...Poetry Evenings

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

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

Comedy Preview: Colin Hoult's Carnival of Monsters

Comedy Preview: Colin Hoult's Carnival of Monsters

Preview: Screwball Women @ BFI Southbank

Preview: Screwball Women @ BFI Southbank

Preview: Shakespeare @ The Stock Exchange

Preview: Shakespeare @ The Stock Exchange

A Comedian Blogs

A Comedian Blogs

Comedy Preview: Anthology, W10.

Comedy Preview: Anthology, W10.

Team Nice Gets Political

Team Nice Gets Political

Stop That. It's Silly.

Stop That. It's Silly.

Nobody Wants These DVDs

Nobody Wants These DVDs

Spamalot: Farting In Our General Direction

Spamalot: Farting In Our General Direction

Comedy Preview: Jason Cook @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Comedy Preview: Jason Cook @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Comedy Preview: Hot August Fringe @ Royal Vauxhall Tavern

Comedy Preview: Hot August Fringe @ Royal Vauxhall Tavern

Preview: Five Pound Previews @ Etcetera Theatre

Preview: Five Pound Previews @ Etcetera Theatre

Comedy Preview: Missed Connections by Terry Saunders.

Comedy Preview: Missed Connections by Terry Saunders.

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

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

Oh-pair

Oh-pair

TV Troll: Domestic Hellspawn

TV Troll: Domestic Hellspawn

Preview: Crisis Comedy Cracker

Preview: Crisis Comedy Cracker

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

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

BBC London Sports Awards

BBC London Sports Awards

Random Saturday Night At The Camden Fringe

Random Saturday Night At The Camden Fringe

A Cock and Bull Story

A Cock and Bull Story

London On The Cheap

London On The Cheap

Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

New-Look Mustard

New-Look Mustard

Fear, Loathing And Nannying In Crouch End

Fear, Loathing And Nannying In Crouch End

TV Troll: Rock On And Make Gene Proud

TV Troll: Rock On And Make Gene Proud

Could Boris Run For Mayor Of London Again?

Could Boris Run For Mayor Of London Again?

Keep it clean, please.
One Of London's Best Free Comedy Festivals Is This Weekend

One Of London's Best Free Comedy Festivals Is This Weekend

All free.
Bollo Is Curating A Mighty Boosh Exhibition

Bollo Is Curating A Mighty Boosh Exhibition

Comedy nostalgia.
Hear The Voice Of God In London

Hear The Voice Of God In London

New Bankside art installation will make your eyeballs vibrate
See Hit BBC Comedy Fleabag Live On Stage

See Hit BBC Comedy Fleabag Live On Stage

Tickets on sale now.
Why Isn't The Night Czar The Night Czarina?

Why Isn't The Night Czar The Night Czarina?

Amy Lamé becomes Sadiq's shadow.
North London Pub Named After Bill Murray

North London Pub Named After Bill Murray

Inspired.
Tape Face Brings Mime And Mimicry To West End

Tape Face Brings Mime And Mimicry To West End

Tickets are on sale now.
La Soirée Is The Perfect Antidote To 2016

La Soirée Is The Perfect Antidote To 2016

Cabaret and nakedness. What's not to love?
Alternative Ideas For Family Christmas Fun In London 2016

Alternative Ideas For Family Christmas Fun In London 2016

All fun; some free. These are the best Christmas activities you haven't heard about yet.
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.
Waterloo Commuters Enjoying Month Of Doing F**k All At Home

Waterloo Commuters Enjoying Month Of Doing F**k All At Home

Working from home.
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.
Comedy Review: Ivo Graham's Educated Guess

Comedy Review: Ivo Graham's Educated Guess

Ivo, only more so.
Man Sets Up Market Stall To Get Girlfriend

Man Sets Up Market Stall To Get Girlfriend

Are Chickens the new iPod?

Are Chickens the new iPod?

Edinburgh On Your Doorstep

Edinburgh On Your Doorstep

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

Booking Ahead

Booking Ahead

TV Troll: TV Binge, TV Barf

TV Troll: TV Binge, TV Barf

Raindance Preview

Raindance Preview

TV Troll: Eyes Back Squarer Than Square

TV Troll: Eyes Back Squarer Than Square

Raindance Update

Raindance Update

Pattaya Maniac plus 5

Pattaya Maniac plus 5

Ducking Hell!

Ducking Hell!

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

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

DVD Delights

DVD Delights

TV Troll: Sublime, Ridiculous, Jon Stewart, Jordan

TV Troll: Sublime, Ridiculous, Jon Stewart, Jordan

Lovey Duckies

Lovey Duckies

LFF Preview: BUBBLE and THEY CAME BACK

LFF Preview: BUBBLE and THEY CAME BACK

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

One Of Our Ducks Is Missing

One Of Our Ducks Is Missing

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

Londonist First Birthday Party

Londonist First Birthday Party

Six Feet Blunder

Six Feet Blunder

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

BBC4's Bus Night

BBC4's Bus Night

Amato Saltone

Amato Saltone

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

Friday Film News: What'll Be Good In 2006?

Friday Film News: What'll Be Good In 2006?

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

Pete, Dud And Alf Remembered

Pete, Dud And Alf Remembered

Win Tickets For Raison D'Etre At The Jazz Cafe

Win Tickets For Raison D'Etre At The Jazz Cafe

Jump At The Peacock

Jump At The Peacock

TV Troll: The Only Football Worth Watching

TV Troll: The Only Football Worth Watching

Stage Whispers: Achilles in Heels by Mark Bunyan

Stage Whispers: Achilles in Heels by Mark Bunyan

The 20th London Lesbian & Gay Film Festival...

The 20th London Lesbian & Gay Film Festival...

Mid Week Music News

Mid Week Music News

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

Beyond Extreme At Brixton Ritzy

Beyond Extreme At Brixton Ritzy

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

Falling

Falling

TV Troll: The Face Of Modern Britain

TV Troll: The Face Of Modern Britain

Culture Crawl

Culture Crawl

Theatre News: Double Bill

Theatre News: Double Bill

Interview: Mimbre

Interview: Mimbre

Theatre News: Budging, Not Budging, Bugs

Theatre News: Budging, Not Budging, Bugs

Portobello Film Festival

Portobello Film Festival

The City of London is up for grabs. TAKE IT

The City of London is up for grabs. TAKE IT

Competition: Win more Somerset House tickets

Competition: Win more Somerset House tickets

Competition: Win even more Somerset House tickets

Competition: Win even more Somerset House tickets

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

Friday Film News

Shark Hunt

Shark Hunt

Guns & Talks

Guns & Talks

Londoners saved from being Offended (probably)

Londoners saved from being Offended (probably)

Brit TV doing well in the New World

Brit TV doing well in the New World

Saturday Cinema Summary

Saturday Cinema Summary

Sunday Cinema Summary!

Sunday Cinema Summary!

Couldn't Escape If We Wanted To: All Kinds Of Everything

Couldn't Escape If We Wanted To: All Kinds Of Everything

Typo and Jump: Home and Office In Theatre This Week

Typo and Jump: Home and Office In Theatre This Week

Josie Long Preview Show - Go

Josie Long Preview Show - Go

Help the Police

Help the Police

Couldn't Escape If We Wanted To: Hallelujah!

Couldn't Escape If We Wanted To: Hallelujah!

Friday Film News!

Friday Film News!

Notes From The City

Notes From The City

Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

Go (Coco)Nuts For George

Go (Coco)Nuts For George

Review: Philistines

Review: Philistines

Global London

Global London

Giggling At The Museum

Giggling At The Museum

Rise Up!

Rise Up!

London Lit Plus: The Last Day

London Lit Plus: The Last Day

A Comedian Blogs: Self-improvement, pt. 94

A Comedian Blogs: Self-improvement, pt. 94

Panto Preview #1

Panto Preview #1

Elsewhere In The Ist-a-verse

Elsewhere In The Ist-a-verse

Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

Let's All Laugh At Football

Let's All Laugh At Football

Preview: Stories That Want To Be Told

Preview: Stories That Want To Be Told

The Book Grocer

The Book Grocer

Londonist Stays In

Londonist Stays In

London On The Cheap: 5 Days Of Free Flicks Edition

London On The Cheap: 5 Days Of Free Flicks Edition

The Book Grocer

The Book Grocer

Joan Rivers Rocks

Joan Rivers Rocks

Free Tonight?

Free Tonight?

Short Notice Laughs: Pappy's Fun Club @ BAC

Short Notice Laughs: Pappy's Fun Club @ BAC

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?

Last Minute Listing: Knock 2 Bag @ Tabernacle

Last Minute Listing: Knock 2 Bag @ Tabernacle

Last Minute Listing: Action Painting @ The Montague Arms

Last Minute Listing: Action Painting @ The Montague Arms

Comedy Preview: Funny Returns To Benjamin Franklin

Comedy Preview: Funny Returns To Benjamin Franklin

Comedy Preview: Edinburgh Previews 17-23 July

Comedy Preview: Edinburgh Previews 17-23 July

Last Minute Listing: Comedy at The Hob

Last Minute Listing: Comedy at The Hob

Camden Fringe First Timers: The Trap

Camden Fringe First Timers: The Trap

Preview: Greenwich Comedy Festival

Preview: Greenwich Comedy Festival

Comedy Preview: Bottle Rocket @ New Players Theatre

Comedy Preview: Bottle Rocket @ New Players Theatre

Last Minute Listing: Richard Herring

Last Minute Listing: Richard Herring

Lit Preview: A.L. Kennedy @ Roundhouse

Lit Preview: A.L. Kennedy @ Roundhouse

Comedy Preview: The Al Pitcher Picture Show

Comedy Preview: The Al Pitcher Picture Show

Last Minute Listing: Joke Party @ Wilmington Arms tonight

Last Minute Listing: Joke Party @ Wilmington Arms tonight

Preview: Iron Actor Impro Challenge

Preview: Iron Actor Impro Challenge

Camden Fringe Review: Adrian Poynton @ Camden Head

Camden Fringe Review: Adrian Poynton @ Camden Head

Last Minute Listing: Winter Comedy @ The Queen's Head

Last Minute Listing: Winter Comedy @ The Queen's Head

Preview: Hot Tap Festive Fridays

Preview: Hot Tap Festive Fridays

Hot Tap Theatre, New Cross, get festive on the two Fridays left before Christmas.
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.
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.
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.