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Comedy Listings for Tuesday 17 Jul to Monday 23 Jul

Tuesday 17 July
recommended £5 or less

Luisa Omielan – What Would Beyoncé Do?

A cracking way to start of a Tuesday evening – each Tuesday at 6.30pm ...
Covent Garden
C
recommended

The Three Englishmen Edinburgh preview

Excellent sketch quartet the Three Englishmen preview their 2012 Edinburgh Fringe show. ...
Leicester Square
C
recommended

Pleasance Edinburgh Preview Season

The Pleasance tonight hosts an Edinburgh preview shows from ace sketch trio Jigsaw and ...
King's Cross
N
recommended £5 or less

Camden Comedy Sessions

The Camden Head's season of Edinburgh previews continues with Sara Pascoe and one more ...
Camden
N
recommended

Josie Long Edinburgh preview

Indie comedy hero and twice Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee Josie Long previews her 2012 ...
Islington
N
recommended

Gits and Shiggles

A new-ish one for SW London, featuring tonight Edinburgh previews from Andrew Lawrence ...
Putney
S
recommended

Outside the Box Comedy Club

A quality little club well worth a visit ... tonight you can see an ...
Kingston
W
recommended £5 or less

Brixton Comedy Club

Veteran Jewish stand-up Ivor Dembina returns to the Dogstar to preview of his Edinburgh ...
Brixton
S
recommended

The Cutting Edge

A long-running, high-quality night of topical comedy, with Ian Stone, Simon Evans, Martin Coyote, ...
Piccadilly
C
recommended

Edinburgh Previews at the King's Head

Two Edinburgh previews tonight, first starting 8.30pm and the second starting 9.45pm. Tonight you ...
Crouch End
N
recommended

99 Club Leicester Square

Tonight at this excellent comedy venue you can see hard-living Canadian JJ Whitehead, rising ...
Leicester Square
C
recommended £5 or less

Laugh Out London in Camden

Canadian maverick Tony Law and inventive character comic Bridget Christie perform Edinburgh preview shows. [*• ...
Camden
N
recommended

Guffaw Comedy Club (Edinburgh previews)

This popular Walthamstow club welcomes alternative comedy hero Simon Munnery and Shappi Khorsandi for ...
Walthamstow
N
recommended

Nick Helm Edinburgh preview

Raucuous but sensitive Nick Helm (an Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee in 2011) previews his ...
Islington
N
recommended £5 or less

Sheeps: Edinburgh preview

LiF favourites and oddball sketch trio Sheeps preview their Edinburgh Fringe 2012 show. ...
Leicester Square
C
Wednesday 18
recommended

The Three Englishmen and Friends

Talented sketch quartet The Three Englishmen plus guests – here's the PR blurb: "Building ...
Leicester Square
C
recommended

The Three Englishmen Edinburgh preview

Excellent sketch quartet the Three Englishmen preview their 2012 Edinburgh Fringe show. ...
Leicester Square
C
recommended

Pleasance Edinburgh Preview Season

The Pleasance tonight hosts an Edinburgh preview shows from ace sketch trio Jigsaw and ...
King's Cross
N
recommended

Josie Long Edinburgh preview

Indie comedy hero and twice Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee Josie Long previews her 2012 ...
Islington
N
recommended

Trodd en Bratt Edinburgh preview

Two members of the hugely successful Showstoppers! the Musical team, Lucy Trodd and Ruth ...
Paddington
W
top pick

Ealing Comedy Festival

Tonight the Ealing Comedy Festival welcomes an all-star line-up: Rich Hall, Milton Jones and ...
Ealing
W
recommended

Barbecue Preview with Ben Target and Nick Mohammed

The multi-multi-talented Nick Mohammed and audacious surrealist Ben Target preview their Edinburgh shows (with ...
King's Cross
N
recommended

Outside the Box Comedy Club

A quality little club well worth a visit ... tonight you can see an ...
Kingston
W
recommended

Leach on Laughter (LOL) Comedy Club

Fabulous pub this, and a fine line-up tonight: Edinburgh previews from two acts tbc, ...
Kensal Green
N
recommended £5 or less

Jody Kamali: Dirty Filthy Rich

An Edinburgh preview by actor and character comic Jody Kamali. [*• Buy tickets for this ...
King's Cross
N
recommended £5 or less

Weirdos Comedy Night (Stoke Newington)

A night of Edinburgh previews at Weirdos with ace droll newcomer Mark Stephenson with ...
Stoke Newington
N
recommended

Storytellers' Club

A club for performers who like telling stories, and for audiences who like hearing ...
King's Cross
N
recommended

The Comedy Store Players

The mighty Comedy Store Players return with regulars Josie Lawrence, Andy Smart, Richard Vranch ...
Piccadilly
C
recommended

Comedy Gold

Another good one from Comedy Gold at its rather gorgeous home venue of the ...
Islington
N
recommended

Checkley Bush – Comedy Riot

A variety night hosted by handy sketch duo Checkley Bush, including stand-up, musical comedy, ...
Leicester Square
C
recommended £5 or less

Laugh Out London in Piccadilly

Rising star James Acaster and the energised Stuart Laws perform Edinburgh preview shows. [*• Click ...
Piccadilly
C
recommended

99 Club Leicester Square

Tonight at this excellent comedy venue you can see Owen O'Neil, Josh Howie, Marlon ...
Leicester Square
C
recommended

Guffaw Comedy Club (Edinburgh previews)

This popular Walthamstow club welcomes Stand Up For the Week's Andrew Lawrence for an ...
Walthamstow
N
Thursday 19
recommended

Laughing Boy Edinburgh Previews

Comedy behemoth begins a new night in London Bridge, tonight featuring Marcus Brigstocke and ...
London Bridge
S
recommended

Rise of the Idiots

Arriving in Balham will be rising star James Acaster and top Canadian stand-up Pete ...
Balham
S
recommended

Ealing Comedy Festival

Tonight the Ealing Comedy Festival welcomes a very special secret guest, one of the ...
Ealing
W
recommended

99 Club Leicester Square

Tonight at this excellent comedy venue you can see hard-living Canadian JJ Whitehead, the ...
Leicester Square
C
recommended £5 or less

Pun Run

A wordplay-only comedy club! What fun. Creative Aussie Bec Hill hosts (pictured), line-up includes ...
Camden
N
recommended

Bob & Jim and the Beta Males

Old-school musical duo Bob and Jim and theatrical sketch group the Beta Males perform ...
Shepherd's Bush
W
recommended

The Best In Stand-up

The Comedy Store tonight welcomes MC Tom Wrigglesworth, Dana Alexandar, Carl Donnelly, Hal Cruttenden ...
Piccadilly
C
recommended £5 or less

Sara Pascoe and Bridget Christie

Two Edinburgh previews here tonight, from the multitalented Sara Pascoe and inventive character comic ...
Fitzrovia
C
recommended

Crack Comedy Club (Islington)

With Edinburgh previews from roguish and excellent stand-up Carl Donnelly with Different Gravy and ...
Islington
N
recommended

Crack Comedy Club (Streatham)

With Edinburgh previews from the under-rated Carey Marx with Carey Marx in SANE and ...
Streatham
S
recommended

Old Rope Edinburgh previews

A consistently cracking new material night hosted by Show Me the Funny's Tiffany Stevenson ...
Oxford Circus
C
recommended

Clapham Comedy Club

Resident MC Sion James introduces Nick Helm and Danny Bhoy, both of whom perform ...
Clapham
S
recommended

Guffaw Comedy Club (Edinburgh previews)

This popular Walthamstow club welcomes former Perrier winner Phil Nichol and Alistair Barrie for ...
Walthamstow
N
recommended

Comedy Bunker

This long-established west London club welcomes Rob Deering and Seann Walsh for Edinburgh previews. ...
Ruislip
N
recommended

WitTank Edinburgh preview

Livewire sketch trio WitTank (as seen on BBC3's Live at the Electric recently) preview ...
Islington
N
Friday 20
recommended

Austentatious: An Improvised Novel

A highly popular and excellent improv show – Austentatious is an improvised comedy play, ...
Regent's Park
C
recommended

Pleasance Edinburgh Preview Season

The Pleasance tonight hosts an Edinburgh preview shows from Peacock and Gamble & Paul ...
King's Cross
N
recommended

Big Night Out (Leicester Square)

A solid west end club for those after a "big night out", with tonight: ...
Leicester Square
C
recommended

Ealing Comedy Festival Closing Gala

Tonight the Ealing Comedy Festival welcomes a cracking line-up to bring proceedings to a ...
Ealing
W
recommended

Headliners

This long-established west London club welcomes sardonic US comic Dave Fulton, one of the ...
Chiswick
W
recommended

Crack Comedy (Covent Garden)

With Edinburgh Fringe previews from US stand-up Erich McElroy and Comedy Store regular Markus ...
Covent Garden
C
recommended £5 or less

Camden Head Edinburgh Previews

Rising star Nish Kumar and Stuart Laws perform previews of their 2012 Fringe shows. ...
Camden
N
recommended

Funny's Funny Competition Final

A very friendly comedy club in central London with a cracking venue, Soho Comedy ...
Leicester Square
C
recommended

The Funny Side – Covent Garden

A straight-down-the-line club that tonight welcomes Stand Up for the Week's Andrew Lawrence and ...
The Strand
C
recommended

The Boat Show

The paddle steamer of mirth moored by the London Eye welcomes Paul Tonkinson, Nathan ...
Embankment
C
recommended

The Best In Stand-up

The Comedy Store tonight welcomes MC Tom Wrigglesworth, Nathan Caton, Carl Donnelly, Hal Cruttenden ...
Piccadilly
C
recommended

Electric Mouse Palmers Green

Nice boozer this, and providing the comedy tonight will be circuit form horse Carey ...
Palmers Green
N
top pick

Edinburgh Previews at the King's Head

Two Edinburgh previews tonight, first starting 8.30pm and the second starting 9.45pm. Tonight you ...
Crouch End
N
recommended

99 Club Leicester Square

Tonight at this excellent comedy venue you can see Phil Nichol, JJ Whitehead, Paddy ...
Leicester Square
C
recommended

Guffaw Comedy Club (Edinburgh previews)

This popular Walthamstow club welcomes Richard Herring and inventive character comic Bridget Christie for ...
Walthamstow
N
recommended

Crack Comedy Club (Kingston)

A popular club that tonight welcomes Philberto, Ben van der Velde MC and the ...
Kingston
W
recommended

Comedy Bunker

This long-established west London club welcomes one of the best in the business Ian ...
Ruislip
N
recommended

Up the Creek

This legendary club welcomes Windsor MC, Barry Castagnola, TBC and sardonic US comic Dave ...
Greenwich
S
Saturday 21
recommended

Covent Garden Comedy Club @ Heaven

A club nearing its 10th anniversary, tonight you can see Dan Wright MC, the ...
Charing Cross
C
recommended

Pleasance Edinburgh Preview Season

The Pleasance tonight hosts an Edinburgh preview shows from Peacock and Gamble & Matt ...
King's Cross
N
recommended

Big Night Out (Leicester Square)

A solid west end club for those after a "big night out", with tonight: ...
Leicester Square
C
recommended

Comedy Carnival (Clapham)

With the incisive Alistair Barrie, British Comedy Award nominee John Moloney, Aussie filthbag Pete ...
Battersea
S
recommended

Headliners

This long-established west London club welcomes sardonic US comic Dave Fulton, one of the ...
Chiswick
W
recommended

Soho Comedy Club

A very friendly comedy club in central London with a cracking venue, Soho Comedy ...
Leicester Square
C
recommended

The Funny Side – Covent Garden

A straight-down-the-line club that tonight welcomes the rapid-fire Imran Yusuf, old-school entertainer Ronnie Golden ...
The Strand
C
recommended

The Boat Show

The paddle steamer of mirth moored by the London Eye welcomes Paul Tonkinson, Nathan ...
Embankment
C
recommended

Crack Comedy (Southbank)

With an Edinburgh previews by Danny Bhoy and Rob Beckett. ...
Southbank
S
recommended

The Best In Stand-up

The Comedy Store tonight welcomes MC Tom Wrigglesworth, Nathan Caton, Carl Donnelly plus special ...
Piccadilly
C
recommended

99 Club Islington

Tonight at this excellent comedy venue you can see Toby Hadoke, Joe Lycett, top ...
Islington
N
recommended

Guffaw Comedy Club (Edinburgh previews)

This popular Walthamstow club welcomes Paul McCaffrey and the satirically sharp Nick Doody for ...
Walthamstow
N
recommended

Crack Comedy Club (Kingston)

A popular club that tonight welcomes Philberto, Ben van der Velde MC and Danny ...
Kingston
W
recommended

Up the Creek

This legendary club welcomes Windsor MC, Barry Castagnola, Nabil Abdhulrashid and sardonic US comic ...
Greenwich
S
Sunday 22
top pick £5 or less

Cringe Festival

A FREE two-day festival of Edinburgh previews at the wonderful Cavendish Arms, with a ...
Stockwell
S
recommended

Rise of the Idiots

Arriving in Balham will be rising star Seann Walsh and Marlon Davis to perform ...
Balham
S
recommended

Stand Up For Labour

A comedy fundraiser for Brentford and Isleworth Labour party, starring Arthur Smith, the highly ...
Chiswick
W
recommended

Daniel Kitson with Gavin Osborn

Yyyeah! A double-header with heart string-pulling comedian and musician Gavin Osborn. First half is ...
Regents Park
recommended

Blackbox Comedy

With Edinburgh previews from the wonderfully inventive Andrew O'Neill and Bobby Carroll. [*• Buy tickets ...
South Kensington
S
recommended

Up the Creek – Sunday Special

The best comedy club in London? Might just be. Sunday's at Up the Creek ...
Greenwich
S
recommended

99 Club Leicester Square

Tonight at this excellent comedy venue you can see 5 Live regular Bob Mills, ...
Leicester Square
C
top pick

The Comedy Store Players

The mighty Comedy Store Players return with regulars Josie Lawrence, Andy Smart, Richard Vranch ...
Piccadilly
C
recommended

Crack Comedy Club (Kingston)

With Edinburgh Fringe previews from Barry Castagnola and top Aussie comic Benny Boot. ...
Kingston
W
recommended

Crack Comedy Club (Islington)

With Edinburgh previews from MTV News star Joel Dommett and Chris Martin. ...
Islington
N
Monday 23
recommended

Totally Tom Edinburgh preview

Sketch duo and stars of BBC3's Live at the Electric Totally Tom preview their ...
Islington
N
top pick

Andy Zaltzman's Political Animal

One of London’s best and only political stand-up gigs takes issue with a planet ...
Soho
C
recommended

Hungry Miller's Laugh Bag

A lovely new-ish night at the comedy-savvy Miller of Mansfield with a mix of ...
London Bridge
S
recommended

Monkey Toast: The Improvised Chat Show

An Edinburgh preview of the six-time Canadian Comedy Award-Winning show, in which onstage interviews ...
Shepherd's Bush
W
recommended

Comedy Night in aid of Epilepsy Society

Imran Yusuf hosts a night of comedy in aid of the [Epilepsy Society](http://www.epilepsysociety.org.uk/) – ...
Piccadilly
C
recommended £5 or less

The Good Ship Comedy Club

A splendid little club that punches above its weight, featuring Edinburgh warm-ups from the ...
Kilburn
N
recommended

Old Rope

A consistently cracking new material night hosted by Show Me the Funny's Tiffany Stevenson ...
Oxford Circus
C

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