Winter Comedy Season At The Hippodrome!

The days are getting shorter and the temperature is dropping and that can only mean one thing…winter is here! So why not warm up with some world class comedy at The London Hippodrome. 

The Hippodrome’s Winter Comedy Season features an exceptional line up of comedians. Head down to Leicester Square this November to catch Luisa Omielan, Ian Stone, Glenn Wool & loads more! 

Check out the full show list here here.



Jeff Dunham: Perfectly Unbalanced Comes To The UK!

International and critically acclaimed comedian/ventriloquist Jeff Dunham has announced his first UK dates since 2014. The tour entitled “Perfectly Unbalanced’ will feature Jeff alongside a whole host of characters - old and new.  The ‘Perfectly Unbalanced’ tour has already sold out hundreds of thousands of seats across North America and Canada. Jeff’s fans came out in masses to find themselves intoxicated by the non-stop hilarity, proving his continued overwhelming popularity.

Over the past 46 years Dunham and his world famous characters have garnered numerous accolades; from being named Forbes' Celebrity 100 list of Most Powerful Entertainers, and setting the Guinness World Records for the “Most Tickets Sold for a Stand-Up Comedy Tour,” to setting the record for viewership on Comedy Central. He has sold more than seven million  DVDs worldwide and has nearly a billion views on YouTube.

This is his fifth UK tour that will take in 5 dates starting on 20th May 2017 at Cardiff’s St David’s Hall. Tickets go on sale October 28 at 10 am. You can catch Jeff in the following places: 

20 May St David's Hall - Cardiff - Get Tickets Here
21 May Royal Concert Hall - Nottingham - Get tickets Here
22 May Sage - Gateshead - Get Tickets Here 
23 May  Royal Concert Hall - Glasgow - Get Tickets Here



Miles Jupp In London For One Night Only

On February 25th 2017 Miles Jupp will bring his show Miles Jupp: Songs Of Freedom to The London Palladium, following his extensive UK tour. TicketText are delighted to be working with Miles on this amazing show. 

Astronauts. Regrets. The sexes. Social Media. Hipsters. Rage. Medicine. Manners. Identity. Lost stuff. Other stuff. Miles Jupp, (Stand-up, actor, writer, thinker, father, husband, worrier, fool, star of Rev. and host of  The News Quiz) hits the road in a freshly-ironed shirt and some robust trousers and tries to make some bloody sense of it all.  

Miles Jupp has appeared in The Thick of ItHave I Got News For You and Mock The Week, Eight Out Of Ten Cats, Never Mind The Buzzcocks and Live At The Apollo.  

His show is in London for one night only, so make sure you don't miss out on tickets!  

Get your tickets here.



TicketText and AKA Comedy

After a summer holiday, AKA Comedy is back to bring you the very best in stand up comedy! TicketText are delighted to be working in partnership with AKA to bring you these excellent shows. 

AKA Comedy aims to bring you the very best in comedy - expect big name comedians like Gina Yashere and Reginald D Hunter, TV comedians like Ed Gamble & Tom Rosenthal & the most exciting up and coming new talent.  

You can catch AKA Comedy at The Islington in Islington and The Prince of Wales in Brixton. Shows begin on October 4th.  You can check out the full list of amazing shows AKA has in store for you. 



Mike Birbiglia comes to London

The incredible Mike Birbiglia is bringing his latest show 'Thank God For Jokes' to The Leicester Square Theatre on October 11.  

Mike Birbiglia is a comedian, a writer and actor. He has appeared in The Fault in Our StarsTrainwreckOrange is the New Black, Girls, Inside Amy Schumer, Last Week Tonight with John Oliver. He is a regular contributer to This American Life. 

Mike's new show explores the minefield of comedy and asks us 'How far should we go for a joke?'. The show has already received fantastic reviews in the US, so make sure you get your ticket now and don't miss out! 



Comedy for a good cause!

What’s better than a great night out with comedy, drinks and friends? A great night out with comedy, drinks and friends for a good cause! On October 5th - get your friends together and head to The Backyard Comedy Club in Bethnal Green to see ‘Ellie’s Belly Laughs’ featuring Frankie Boyle, Nish Kumar, Rose Matafeo & Fin Taylor. 

All proceeds from the ticket price go towards Ellie’s Friends an online platform that gives adults with cancer the ability to enjoy their life, not just survive it. So what are you waiting for? Bring your friends and hang out with Ellie’s friends. Tickets available here



Comedy at The Hippodrome

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The London Hippodrome has been a fixture in Leicester Square since it opened more than a century ago. In 2016 many people don’t know that it is also one of London’s BEST Live Comedy & Entertainment venues. 

Boasting a weekly comedy show with a line up that has featured Joe Lycett, Adam Kay & more the Hippodrome is quickly making a name for itself as the place to be for comedy. The Hippodrome is also home to the infamous ’Soho Burlesque Club’, a night of cabaret and comedy to spice up your Saturday night. 

Next time you’re thinking of a night out, why not check out The London Hippodrome, tickets for their events can be found here





Lee Hurst New Tour

TicketText are excited to be working as Lee Hurst's ticketing partner on his new UK tour. Lee is one of the UK's most loved comedians and he's touring the UK with his show "Comedy Show No. 9"!

Lee is known for being one of the best comics on the circuit as well and a Panel Show regular. His no frills comedy style features hilarious stories, gags and observations. A night spent in Lee's company is one you will not forget. 

Lee will be performing more than 40 shows at a variety of venues around the country.  The tour kicks off tonight at The Octagon Theatre, Yeovil, tickets are still available, but selling fast so get in quickly. 

All dates and tickets here. 



October 7 - Electric Mouse Is Back!

This October Electric Mouse Comedy is back at The Fox in Palmer’s Green with a stellar line up. Hosted by Gary Coleman, the night features Ian Stone (Mock The Week, Never Mind The Buzzcocks), Alan Francis and Jez O’Donnell. 

There is no better way to kickstart your weekend. The tickets are selling fast, so snap yours up quickly! Get your tickets here.    



Live Ent Comedy Is Back!

The Summer hiatus is over and this Wednesday they are heading back to The Comedy Pub with a delightful line up of comedians. This week features multi award winning Felicity Ward , panel show regular Tom Allen and Live at the Apollo funny man Nathan Caton, as well as your favourite MC Ben Van Der Velde. This is show is not one to miss. Live Ent London will be returning with a different line up every month.

Get your tickets here

See you there! 




Justin Moorhouse - People and Feelings - 2017 Tour

TicketText are pleased to announce tickets are on sale for Justin Moorhouse's People and Feelings 2017 tour. 

More info and tickets here

From Live at the Apollo, The News Quiz and Fighting Talk. A little slimmer but still as “belly laugh funny” Manchester Evening News, everyone’s favourite northern charmer is back on the road and better than ever.

After touring last year’s show, of which The Guardian said “the amount of first-rate comic craft that goes into his deceptively simple routines is worthy of admiration” he’s had a think about people. And feelings. About people Justin knows, their feelings and how he feels about them. And they about him. It’ll be a (very) funny show. Promise. 



Knock2bag Partnership and New Season Announcement

TicketText are pleased to announce a new partnership with the fantastic Knock2bag Comedy.

Knock2bag is renowned for its unrivalled eclectic line-ups of the biggest names and hottest new acts, and is one of Time Out’s top five comedy clubs in London.

The new season kicks off on September 17th at Rich Mix in Shoreditch with a  brilliant line up: Cardinal Burns, Tom Rosenthal, Holly Walsh, Colin Hoult, Ed Aczel and Matthew Crosby. Tickets are available here

The award-winning night has been running since 2007 and hits Rich Mix in Shoreditch and MOTH Club in Hackney monthly. The new season will be running into 2017 where Knock2bag will be celebrating their impressive 10th birthday! 

First show is available here with the rest of the season going on sale in the coming weeks. 

Knock2bag also produces Cardinal Burns presents..., a night hosted by Channel 4 sketch stars Seb Cardinal and Dustin Demri-Burns, and runs mrbox, an online platform for exclusive and exciting comedy.

'You'd be hard pressed to find another comedy night offering a more eclectic bill' Guardian Guide

'For value for money, variety and consistently stunning line-ups, it’s hard to beat Knock2BagTime Out

'Knock2bag is smashing it out of the park. Great line-ups and selling fast' London is Funny

‘Knock2bag is one of the best comedy nights in London – a solid crowd with a great atmosphere, interesting and original acts and well worth the money’ Illegitimate Theatre