Beginning of July, what do you have planned? We’ll tell you what you’ve got planned... the ARG Comedy festival, that's what! If you weren’t able to get to Glastonbury this year – fear not!  Quoted as “the comedy Galstonbury” by the Evening Standard, Actually Rather Good Comedy Festival returns for a sixth year, bringing the spirit of the Fringe to Shoreditch. For a single ridiculously low ticket price, you’ll get access to an entire weekend of FORTY EIGHT previews of the finest shows that are headed to Edinburgh this summer. Catch them now before they win all the awards (the ones they haven’t already won...) and brag to your mates that you saw them first. 

This year's line-up includes Edinburgh Comedy Award winner Sofie Hagen, TV's Joe Lycett and Sara Pascoe, Radio 4's Nish Kumar and Angela Barnes, and I'm a Celebrity's Joel Dommett. More acts to be announced. 

“intense, ridiculously good-value festival” Time Out

Suitable for ages 16+

BOOK TICKETS NOW before they go!


The Miller SUMMER Comedy Festival!


The Miller SUMMER Comedy Festival!

Hi there comedy lovers!

The Miller Comedy Festival is BACK!!

AND it's even bigger and better than before...!

Building on the success of the debut festival in July 2016 and January 2017s winter edition, The Miller Comedy Festival returns this summer with a staggering line up of artists and comedians alike. Along with regular promoters Hoopla and Clusterf**k, The Miller have expertly curated six nights of stand up, improv, sketch and musical comedy to bring you an event that's sure to tickle everyone's funny bone.

Comedy legends Richard Herring and Paul Foot top bills that also feature house hold names like Ava Vidal, Nick Helm and Hal Cruttenden. There will be musical offerings from Mitch Benn, characters from Milo McCabe and John Robertson will host his incredible Youtube live videogame “The Dark Room”.

Improv takes over the weekend bills with various groups including Josie Lawrence, Pippa Evans, Ruth Bratt, Cariad Lloyd and Suki Webster. Plus Abandoman’s Rob Broderick performs his new hip hop musical.

There will be food and drinks on offer, along with various other festival treats throughout the week! Don't know about you but we think that that sounds like an excellent summer highlight, BOOK YOUR TICKETS HERE!



Our Summer Picks!

THE SUMMER’S HERE…let the sun shine, the giggles flow and the good times roll!!!

We’ve got a whole host of award winning acts performing up and down the country and guess what, you’re invited! From fantastic Edinburgh comedy previews to experience nights, summer shows and even the circus, there’s something to tickle everyone’s fancy.

See comedy legends such as Greg Davies, Sara Pascoe, Paul Foot, Bridget Christie, Tony Law and Richard Herring alongside exciting new breakthrough acts.

Not making the journey to The Edinburgh Fringe? Fear not, we have an abundance of shows marching on throughout August, including Russell Howard’s shows at the Backyard Comedy Club, Micky Flanagan’s An’ Another Fing grand tour and Tape Face, hitting theatres with his multi award winning, hilarious, magical and moving show. Manford’s Comedy Club will be hosting it’s trademark, quality comedians all over the country. The Miller Comedy Festival is back with a stellar Summer line up of shows to keep you entertained AND there’s a plethora of FREE comedy shows, all you need to do is book!

Whether it’s watching some comedy on a boat courtesy of The Boat Show Comedy (how civilised!) free comedy and fine dining at The Trafalgar Tavern in beautiful Greenwich at the Greenwich Maritime World Heritage Site, we’ve got something to wet everyone’s appetite. So grab your sunnies and nice, chilled beverage and plan your summer choices by booking tickets here.




Tickets sold out in minutes for Kiri Pritchard-Mclean’s live recording of her hilarious podcast - All Killa No Filla You at our venue in King’s Cross. Some might say, tickets sold like hot cross buns (eggscuse us, we're still overcome with Easter excitement. We’ll stop now.)


So guess what? We’re offering another opportunity to see her in action! This lady is just too brilliant not to share with the world. Join her for an intimate recording of the next instalment of her podcast and see the legend herself wax lyrical on her fascination with serial killers, all things macabre and just why it tickles her. Saturday June 17th, be there or … regret it, that’s all we’re going to say.

More info and book tickets here




It’s the last opportunity to get an exclusive sneak peak of Micky’s brand show before it heads out into the big bad world and onto it’s arena tours.

Micky will be performing An’ Another Fing at Leicester Square Theatre from 25th – 27th April. Micky’s warm up shows have been selling out at a rapid rate, so ‘urry, ‘urry, as he might say and bag yourself a hot seat with this lovable, award winning, cockney hero.

More info & tickets here




Easter Weekender!

Have a laugh this Easter, come and see some comedy with us! We've selected some shows over the weekend that we think you will like! (Yes the weekend does start on Thursday!) 

Thursday 13th:

Cardinal Burns Presents: British Comedy Award-winning sketch heroes Seb Cardinal and Dustin Demri-Burns host an impulsive night at MOTH Club in Hackney − and anything goes! Produced by Knock2bag, Cardinal Burns presents JAYDE ADAMS + JAMIE DEMETRIOU + NATASIA DEMETRIOU + MORE

Check it out here!

Good Friday (14th):

Bush Hall Presents Stewart Francis: Star of BBC1’s Live at the Apollo and regular on BBC2’s Mock The Week, STEWART FRANCIS makes a rare live performance as he returns to headline a mighty night of comedy at Bush Hall this April.  He’ll be joined by NISH KUMAR as host, LOLLY ADEFOPE and SOFIE HAGEN.
Check it out here!

Saturday 15th:

99 Club @ Ruby Blue: The 99 Club plays host to the best comedy every night of the week, across five unique venues in Central London. Earning it’s place as Best London Club year-on-year. Friday's show at Ruby Blue, Leicester Square, has MIKE GUNN, NISH KUMAR and ED GAMBLE.
Check it out here!

Easter Sunday (16th):

Shoot From The Hip Improv: Check out Top Secret this Easter! The U.K's highest rated stand-up comedy club on Trip Advisor and Google Reviews. The West Ends best value bar: Pints from £3 and shots from £1.50! Where can you go wrong? The authentic stand up comedy experience!
“Top Secret is one of Londons best comedy clubs, it won’t be secret for long!” 
– Jack Whitehall
“Without a doubt my favourite London Club. It's my home” 
– Seann Walsh
“dude I had a blast. Favourite room in London” 
-Trevor Noah 
Check it out here!

Easter Monday (17th):

Outside The Box @ The Royal Oak: Outside The Box have brought out an amazing line up for easter! The Night is brought to you by the award winning comedy club! As seen on ITV, BBC 1 and Sky1.  Voted 4th Best Comedy Club in the UK by the Guardian, Outside The Box present JOEL DOMMETT, JOHN KEARNS, MAFF BROWN and JAKE LAMBERT!
Check it out here!

All acts subject to change!



Lloyd Griffith in:Undated

TicketText is so excited to be working with Lloyd Griffith on his hotly anticipated debut UK tour in:Undated.  In Autumn 2017 following its run at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival Lloyd will be heading all around the country, starting in Exeter and finishing in Glasgow. 

Join Lloyd for another hour of engaging story-telling as he tackles how to overcome the overwhelming. Contains jokes, a bit of singing and probably some flirting.

Lloyd is a comedian, a choirboy and an aspiring goalkeeper. He’s the face of BBC3’s Taxi to Training and has been seen on Drunk History (Comedy Central), Soccer AM (Sky 1), Sweat The Small Stuff (BBC3), In Off The Bar (Sky Sports), Rugby's Funniest Moments (Sky) and The Premier League Show (BBC2). He’s just completed supporting Jack Whitehall and Rob Beckett on their respective sold out UK tours including dates at Liverpool Echo, Newcastle Metro, Manchester, Leeds and Wembley Arenas and Hammersmith Apollo.

Catch Lloyd in a venue near you, view all dates here!



Want To Run Away And Join The Circus? We Can Help!

Do we all still dream of running away to join the circus? Check out these very different Circus nights and judge for yourself.

Gostinitsa, combines the best of the Circus art forms, adds the glitz and glamour of the art deco period and the sparkle of 1930s Hollywood to create a real landmark production for The Moscow State Circus. Suitable for all ages. Check it out here!

With its roots in performances at the Glastonbury Festival in 1995, The Circus of Horrors uses Goth and steampunk imagery, and references burlesque and Victorian freak shows. The show contains some nudity & language of a adult nature, it is not suitable for children, or people of a nervous disposition. Get tickets here!

Gerry Cottle brings the circus tumbling into the 21st century with 50 amazing acts in 100 minutes! Wild, wonderful and out-of-this-world, WOW Circus brings together amazing international acts with an infectious soundtrack and the latest lights and technology with dazzling & delightful energy – family entertainment for the modern age. The show starts in Swindon, then heads around the UK. Check out dates and locations here.



Catch Knock2Bag's Killer Spring Line Up

Get yourself down to Knock2Bag this Spring to catch the biggest names and the hottest new acts in comedy. 

The award-winning night has been running since 2007 and hits Rich Mix in Shoreditch and MOTH Club in Hackney monthly. The line ups feature: Tim Key, Nish Kumar, Aisling Bea and loads more. All these shows lead up to Knock2bag's 10th birthday celebration! 

Check out all the shows here! Grab your tickets before they all sell out! 



Actually Rather Good Comedy Festival Is Back!

TicketText is delighted to announce our partnership with the legendary Actually Rather Good Comedy Festival.

The Festival returns for a sixth year, bringing the spirit of the Fringe to Shoreditch. For a single ridiculously low ticket price, you’ll get access to an entire weekend of FORTY EIGHT previews of the finest shows that are headed to Edinburgh this summer. 

This year's line-up includes Edinburgh Comedy Award winner Sofie Hagen, TV's Joe Lycett and Sara Pascoe, Radio 4's Nish Kumar and Angela Barnes, and I'm a Celebrity's Joel Dommett. 

Actually Rather Good Comedy Festival is so popular that all the Super Early Bird Tickets sold out within minutes of going on sale!  So grab your tickets to this killer festival soon before they all run out! Tickets are available here



Have I Got News For You Is Back For A Brand New Series!

Free, live audience tickets are now available for the brand new series of Have I Got News For You. If you'd like to join Ian, Paul and their guests in the studio, simply apply for tickets by clicking your preferred date below!

Tickets are allocated via a ballot (note: they are not first-come-first-served) and you should be informed of your application status at least 10 days before each recording. You can apply for a maximum of two shows, further applications will be rejected. 

Apply for tickets here! 

Recording dates currently open:

Thursday 20th April
Thursday 27th April
Thursday 4th May   
Thursday 11th May
Thursday 18th May
Thursday 25th May
Thursday 1st June  
Thursday 8th June
Thursday 15th June

Recording venue: The London Studios, Upper Ground, London, SE1 9LT
Gates open: 17:00
Record time: 19:15

Note: if the above links don't work please paste this link into your browser to apply for tickets:



Don't Miss Group Therapy!

TicketText are so excited to be working be working with one of the greatest comedy shows to hit London - Group Therapy. 

Group Therapy started in Manchester in 2012 and since then has expanded to cities all over the UK! From April 4th, Group Therapy heads to The Forge in Camden every month and will feature the best line ups you could hope for, including Joe Lycett, Richard Gadd and many more!

So why not head down for a killer night of comedy. Check out all the shows and line ups here!