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October 2017
Wednesday 25 October//8:00 pm

Jimmy Carr

De Montfort Hall, Granville Rd
Leicester, LE1 7RU United Kingdom
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Jimmy Carr is gathering a selection of his very best jokes along with brand new material for the ultimate comedy show.

Sunday 29 October

D.A.N.C.E (disability led event)

Attenborough Arts Centre, Lancaster Road
Leicester, LE1 7HA United Kingdom
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Comedians perform their sets, and dancers react. And then they swap.

Sunday 29 October//8:00 pm

D.A.N.C.E

Attenborough Arts Centre, Lancaster Road
Leicester, LE1 7HA United Kingdom
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D.A.N.C.E is developing a new comedy experience. See comedians and dancers working together and creating something new (we’re not sure what yet), but we know it’s not like anything you’ve seen before. Comedians perform their routines, whilst dancers react and improvise their interpretation on stage with them. And then they swap; comedians try their hand (or foot?) at busting a move and dancers find out what it takes to tell a joke.With a disability focus in this event, this is…

November 2017
Thursday 2 November//7:30 pm

Lefty Scum: Josie Long, Grace Petri & Jonny and the Baptists

The Y, 7 East Street
Leicester, LE1 6EY United Kingdom
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Comedy! Revolutionary socialism! Join us for a riotous evening with three of the UK's most joyfully rabble-rousing acts.

Saturday 4 November//8:00 pm

Nick Helm: There is nothing you can do to me that I haven’t done to myself

The Y, 7 East Street
Leicester, LE1 6EY United Kingdom
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Stop fearing the worst. It's already happened. So instead of crying about it, bear witness to National Trasure Nick Helm as he delivers home truths about lief, love and how not to be a dick.

Saturday 4 November//8:00 pm

Jestin’ At The Western

Upstairs @ The Western, 70 Western Rd
Leicester, LE3 0GA United Kingdom
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Leicester's Dan Nicholas comperes a night of stand-up comedy with 2 headliners and 4 open mics

Saturday 4 November//8:30 pm

The Same Faces – Improvised Comedy

The Criterion, 44 Millstone Ln
Leicester, LE1 5JN United Kingdom
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Short-form improvised comedy from one of the midlands' leading improv groups, featuring regulars Tom Young, Allan Smith, & Dave Gotheridge, as well as various guests.

Sunday 5 November//8:00 pm

Alex Hylton

Upstairs @ The Western, 70 Western Rd
Leicester, LE3 0GA United Kingdom
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Graduation night for our comedy workshop students as they support headliner Alex Hylton

Tuesday 7 November//8:00 pm

Paul Chowdhry

De Montfort Hall, Granville Rd
Leicester, LE1 7RU United Kingdom
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Comedy powerhouse and star of Taskmaster, Paul Chowdhry brings his highly anticipated new stand-up show to De Montfort Hall.

Thursday 9 November//6:00 pm

Awakenings

Attenborough Arts Centre, Lancaster Road
Leicester, LE1 7HA United Kingdom
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Join dance artists Lewys Holt and Katherine Hall as they explore what it means to hide, dress-up or frame ourselves in society. Discover new ways of looking at the latest exhibition through a choreographic duet that will uncover themes that lie behind the work. Lewys and Katherine have previously created dance improvisation and performance as a duo in venues including Phoenix Leicester’s Cube Gallery (2016), De Montfort’s The Gallery (2017) and Spike Island in Bristol (2017).

Thursday 9 November//7:30 pm

Milton Jones is Out There

De Montfort Hall, Granville Rd
Leicester, LE1 7RU United Kingdom
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Comedy star Milton Jones will be talking about his life so far - the ups, the downs and why buying his own see-saw was the best decision he ever made.

Sunday 12 November//7:00 pm

Sofie Hagen – Dead Baby Frog

The Little Theatre, Dover Street
Leicester, LE1 6PW United Kingdom
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SOLD OUT

Monday 13 November//8:00 pm

Russell Brand

De Montfort Hall, Granville Rd
Leicester, LE1 7RU United Kingdom
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Russell Brand unravels the matrix of modern media, politics, sex, fatherhood and death. Join one of comedy’s fiercest talents as he tries to make sense of life having just made a new one.

Thursday 16 November//7:30 pm

A Laugh A Minute Comedy Club

The Shed, 5 Yeoman St
Leicester, LE1 1UT United Kingdom
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Hosted by Alex Hylton, featuring some of the UK’s best up and coming comedians

Friday 17 November//8:00 pm

Joel Dommett Live 2017

De Montfort Hall, Granville Rd
Leicester, LE1 7RU United Kingdom
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One of the UK's most energetic and exciting comedians returns to the road with his solo show, Joel Dommett: Live. Catch the star of 2016's I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here as he delivers his high octane comedy to De Montfort Hall.

Saturday 18 November//8:00 pm

Jason Byrne: The Man with three brains

The Y, 7 East Street
Leicester, LE1 6EY United Kingdom
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A brand new show from the highly acclaimed and extremely funny, Jason Byrne. The fastest thinking comic around will not only trip himself up, but probably you too.

Sunday 19 November//7:00 pm

Desi Central Comedy Show

The Y, 7 East Street
Leicester, LE1 6EY United Kingdom
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After previous hilarious sell out shows around the UK Desi Central comes to The Y. With Patrick Monahan, Eshaam Akbar, Jay Sodagar & Nabil Abdul Rashid

Monday 20 November//7:30 pm

The Same Faces: Uncle Armando w/Jim Smallman

Upstairs @ The Western, 70 Western Rd
Leicester, LE3 0GA United Kingdom
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Improvised comedy merges with stand up in this fusion show from The Same Faces; top circuit comedians improvise monologues based on your suggestions, which inspire brilliant scenes from the improvisers.

Monday 20 November//7:30 pm

Uncle Armando

Upstairs @ The Western, 70 Western Rd
Leicester, LE3 0GA United Kingdom
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Headline comedian Jim Smallman takes one word from the audience, tells a tale and hands it over to resident improvisers The Same Faces

Saturday 25 November//8:00 pm

The Vaudevillians

The Y, 7 East Street
Leicester, LE1 6EY United Kingdom
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RuPaul’s Drag Race winner Jinkx Monsoon presents The Vaudevillians, a bawdy, rowdy musical comedy co-starring composer and musician Major Scales.

Tuesday 28 November//8:00 pm

No Such Thing As A Fish

De Montfort Hall, Granville Rd
Leicester, LE1 7RU United Kingdom
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Join Dan Schreiber, Andrew Hunter Murray, Anna Ptaszynski and James Harkin on the first leg of their brand new UK tour as they serve up their pick of the most bizarre, extraordinary and hilarious facts discovered over the last seven days.

December 2017
Friday 1 December//8:00 pm

The Guilty Feminist Podcast

The Y, 7 East Street
Leicester, LE1 6EY United Kingdom
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Ever felt like you should be better at feminism?Join comedian Deborah Frances-White for her comedy podcast, recorded in front of a live audience. Ever felt like you should be better at feminism? Join comedian Deborah Frances-White for her comedy podcast, recorded in front of a live audience.

Saturday 2 December//8:00 pm

Jestin’ At The Western

Upstairs @ The Western, 70 Western Rd
Leicester, LE3 0GA United Kingdom
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Leicester's Dan Nicholas comperes a night of stand-up comedy with 2 headliners and 4 open mics

Saturday 2 December//8:30 pm

The Same Faces – Improvised Comedy

The Criterion, 44 Millstone Ln
Leicester, LE1 5JN United Kingdom
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Short-form improvised comedy from one of the midlands' leading improv groups, featuring regulars Tom Young, Allan Smith, & Dave Gotheridge, as well as various guests.

Saturday 16 December//8:00 pm

Bottle Rocket Christmas Comedy feat. Sean Walsh

The Y, 7 East Street
Leicester, LE1 6EY United Kingdom
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Now in it's 10th year, join us for our annual Christmas special - four top comedians bringing you Christmas good cheer. This year headlined by Seann Walsh.

Monday 18 December//7:30 pm

The Same Faces: Uncle Armando w/Stella Graham

Upstairs @ The Western, 70 Western Rd
Leicester, LE3 0GA United Kingdom
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Improvised comedy merges with stand up in this fusion show from The Same Faces; top circuit comedians improvise monologues based on your suggestions, which inspire brilliant scenes from the improvisers.

Thursday 21 December//7:30 pm

A Laugh A Minute Comedy Club

The Shed, 5 Yeoman St
Leicester, LE1 1UT United Kingdom
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Hosted by Alex Hylton, featuring some of the UK’s best up and coming comedians

January 2018
Saturday 6th January 2018//8:30 pm

The Same Faces – Improvised Comedy

The Criterion, 44 Millstone Ln
Leicester, LE1 5JN United Kingdom
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Short-form improvised comedy from one of the midlands' leading improv groups, featuring regulars Tom Young, Allan Smith, & Dave Gotheridge, as well as various guests.

February 2018
Saturday 3rd February 2018//8:30 pm

The Same Faces – Improvised Comedy

The Criterion, 44 Millstone Ln
Leicester, LE1 5JN United Kingdom
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Short-form improvised comedy from one of the midlands' leading improv groups, featuring regulars Tom Young, Allan Smith, & Dave Gotheridge, as well as various guests.

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