Theatre news & info - Comedy


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Venus in Fur

12 May 2017


David Ives' two-hander, Venus In Fur, gets its West End premiere at the Theatre Royal Haymarket, directed by Patrick Marber, from 5 October to 9 December 2017.


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The Comedy About A Bank Robbery

29 March 2017


One giant diamond. Eight incompetent crooks. And a security guard asleep on the job. What could possibly go right? We have a special offer with tickets from just £13 ...


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Whoopi Goldberg

4 February 2017


Whoopi Goldberg will be live at the London Palladium for 2 performances only at 7-30pm and 10pm on 11 February 2017.


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Silver Lining at the Rose Theatre Kingston

25 January 2017


Just over a week to go until Sandi Toksvig's Silver Lining has its world premiere at the Rose Theatre Kingston - from Friday 3 to Saturday 11 February 2017.


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Letters to Windsor House

25 January 2017


The latest show from multi award winning duo Sh!t Theatre runs at Soho Theatre from 31 January to 11 February before undertaking an extensive tour.


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Sara Pascoe - Animal

25 October 2016


After publishing a book exploring the evolution of the female body, Sara considers further issues: Will pornography lead to our extinction? Are humans naturally bad? Monday 24 April 2017 - buy tickets through ActDrop!


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Apocalypse Cruise Ship Love Affair at Above the Arts Theatre

26 September 2016


Beach Comet return to London with their new comedy B-musical after a critically acclaimed sell-out Edinburgh Fringe run - at Above the Arts Theatre from 25 October 2016.


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The Gospel According to Philip

1 September 2016


A brand-new comedy which is receiving its world premiere by critically-acclaimed, 3-time OFFIE nominated Arrows & Traps Theatre Company, currently at the Jack Studio Theatre then moving on to Theatre N16.


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Twelfth Night ... with a Cast of Comedians

20 June 2016


Fight in the Dog are returning to London for another one-night-only production of Shakespeare's best comedy, replete with a cast of twelve of London's most exciting comedians.


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UK premiere of award-winning American play

19 June 2016


Written by Eric Coble, 'My Barking Dog' comes to the Rabbit Hole Theatre at the Duke of Hamilton in Hampstead for its UK premiere.


Beautiful Thing at Questors

27 May 2016


Jonathan Harvey's uplifting comedy drama Beautiful Thing, set in the rising temerature of one summer on a Thamesmead estate, is destined to open in one week's time at The Questors, Ealing.


Round The Horne: 50th Anniversary Tour

8 March 2016


Just a few days left to catch this show before it closes at the Museum of Comedy on 12 March 2016. Nostalgia and laughs aplenty on offer with an excellent recreation of one of the most popular radio shows of the 1960s.


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