What's On - Comedy


Ed Byrne
Friday, April 27, 2018

Ed’s latest tour is called Spoiler Alert, but don’t worry: we won’t be ruining any punchlines here. You can expect plenty of laughs though, as the Irish comedian, who has spent more than two decades in comedy, runs through his neverending list of jokes.

Bridlington Spa


Dara O Brian
Sunday, May 6, 2018 - Monday, May 7, 2018

The Irish comedian, theoretical physicist and host of Robot Wars is making a rare appearance in Leeds on his latest tour, presenting all new material for 2018 that he’s calling ‘Voice of Reason’.

Leeds Grand Theatre & Opera House
Simon Evans
Friday, May 11, 2018

A regular on Radio 4 and panelist on Stand Up For The Week, Simon’s long held an ambition to be recognised as a genius. Sadly, he’s been thwarted, until now – but this latest show of his may start swaying opinions...

Selby Town Hall
Joe Lycett
Sunday, May 13, 2018

Birmingham-born comedian Joe Lycett is a TV panel show perennial favourite, notching up appearances on Live at the Apollo, Harry Hill’s Alien Time Capsule and Never Mind The Buzzcocks. His brash, magnetic personality makes for a hilarious show.

Shazia Mirza
Thursday, May 17, 2018

English-Pakistani comedian Shazia’s known for her outrageous insights and whipcrack sharp one-liners, and both will be ably demonstrated in this show, which is themed around lies and truth: very apt for our current climate.

Sarah Millican
Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Winner of the Best Newcomer at the 2008 Edinburgh Fringe, Sarah has since gone on to ride a wave of comedy superstardom, her woman observational routine is proving enormously popular with audiences across the country.

Brian Conley
Saturday, May 26, 2018

He’s still the greatest entertainer... in his price range, and Brian Conley’s a consummate professional, bringing the laughs, sketches and songs throughout his action-packed show. Make sure you see the showman in person.


David Baddiel
Friday, June 22, 2018 - Saturday, June 23, 2018

Entitled ‘My Family: Not the Sitcom’, David Baddiel’s one man show is a poignant, twisted love letter to his parents. His mother has recently died, and his father is battling dementia, but David still manages to find the humour, even in heartache.

City Varieties, Leeds
Chris Ramsey
Thursday, June 28, 2018

Chris’s latest show is entitled ‘Just Happy to Get Out of the House’, but we think he’s downplaying things: critically acclaimed and highly-respected amongst his peers, he’s one of the most interesting comics working today.

More What's On

Barber Shop Chronicles
Brennan Reece
Events & Sport
Music & Dance
John Allcock
Art & Exhibitions
This Week
What's On This Week

Follow us on Instagram

Never miss an issue... Subscribe
Sign up to our free weekly newsletters to receive exclusive offers, competitions and updates.

Social Channels

Follow us on Instagram