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Right Here Right Now: March

Online

York’s own comedy improv night is back with its own brand of sensational silliness based on audience suggestions- this time, on Zoom!

Gary Meikle: Surreal

York Barbican

Not one for mincing his words, Gary has been described as “playfully dark”. His cheeky chappie nature and ability to get away with talking about anything will have you laughing at things you probably shouldn’t be!

Rob Brydon: A Night of Songs & Laughter

York Barbican

Featuring a sensational live band, 'A Night of Songs & Laughter' tells Rob's personal musical journey from South Wales to Hollywood and back.

Right Here Right Now: April

Online

York’s own comedy improv night is back with its own brand of sensational silliness based on audience suggestions- this time, on Zoom!

Jimmy Carr: Terribly Funny

York Barbican

Jimmy will be talking about terrible things that might have affected you or people you know and love.

Daniel Sloss: HUBRIS

York Barbican

The all-new, 11th solo show by Scotland’s international comedy star, hot on the heels of his ground-breaking, global smash-hit ‘Daniel Sloss: X’, returns to York Barbican!

Round The Horne

Grand Opera House

Take a step back in time to the BBC’s Paris Studios and experience this comedy classic live.

Sandi Toksvig Live: The National Trevor Tour

York Barbican

After a sell-out in Spring 2019 and due to popular demand, Sandi Toksvig is returning to York Barbican with her hilarious smash-hit one-woman National Trevor show.

Rob Auton

The Crescent Community Venue

'The Time Show’ is the latest comedy/theatre/spoken word show by writer and performer of some of what he writes Rob Auton.

Live at the Theatre Royal with Phil Wang

York Theatre Royal

An evening of stand-up legends featuring an incredible line-up with several multi award-winning and critically acclaimed comedy heroes.

Tom Houghton: Honor Tour

The Basement - Live Music & Comedy Venue

“The Honourable” Tom Houghton has been storming the comedy circuit with his hilarious stories and sharp-eyed silver spoon observations.

Rob Beckett: Wallop!

York Barbican

The self-proclaimed Mouth of the South, Rob Beckett is back on tour next year with a brand new stand up show.

Adam Buxton Rambles…

Grand Opera House

To coincide with its publication, we invite you to join comedian and podcast host Adam Buxton as he talks about and reads from his upcoming new book.

Carl Hutchinson

The Crescent Community Venue

After two consecutive sell-out years, Carl returns to York with a brand new show!

Jonathan Pie – Fake News (Corona Remix)

Grand Opera House

After months stuck in lockdown, Jonathan Pie returns to the road to discuss how corona has changed the world… and his career prospects.

Paul Smith: Changed

York Barbican

Join him for his 3rd and largest ever tour of the UK and Ireland as he once again mixes sharp, hilarious stories from his life with his trademark off the cuff wit.

Joel Dommett: Unapologetic (If That’s Okay?)

York Barbican

He became a regular face on TV from being a finalist in 2016’s I’m a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here! (ITV), and hosting ITV2’s I’m a Celebrity Extra Camp alongside Scarlett Moffatt and Joe Swash.

Chris Ramsey: The 20/20 Tour

York Barbican

Having filled venues around the country, critically acclaimed comedian Chris Ramsey is hitting the road for his biggest ever stand-up tour

David Baddiel – Trolls Not The Dolls

Grand Opera House

David has stories to tell, of the dark, terrible and hysterically absurd cyber-paths that interacting with trolls has led him down. Come with him on this comedy journey into our culture’s most dank virtual underground.

Omid Djalili – The Good Times Tour

Grand Opera House

Multi award-winning comedian and actor Omid Djalili is now where he belongs, on a stage and bringing The Good Times Tour.

Tarot (Goose & Gein’s Family Giftshop)

The Basement - Live Music & Comedy Venue

An interactive, fast-paced sketch show inspired by and based on a love of tarot reading. What will the cards hold for you?

Sarah Millican: Bobby Dazzler

York Barbican

Sarah has spent the last year writing jokes and growing her backside. She can’t wait to get back on the road and make you laugh.

Tez Ilyas: Populist

The Crescent Community Venue

Join Tez as he uses his trademark silly, smart and subversive approach to pit ordinary people against the establishment.

Katherine Ryan: Missus

York Barbican

Comedian and TV’s Katherine Ryan makes a hugely welcome return to the stage with her brand-new live show, Missus.

Jack Dee: Off The Telly

York Barbican

Join Jack Dee for an evening of entertainment (food and beverages not included) in his brand new stand-up tour.

Jason Manford: Like Me

York Barbican

He’s back! It’s been a busy few years for Jason since his last smash-hit stand up show but fans of his Absolute Radio show will know this nationally acclaimed comedian hasn’t changed a bit.

Alan Carr: Not Again, Alan!

York Barbican

Join Alan as he muses upon the things that make his life weird and wonderful

Alan Carr: Not Again, Alan!

York Barbican

Join Alan as he muses upon the things that make his life weird and wonderful

Ross Noble: Humournoid

Grand Opera House

What happens when pure comedy takes human form? What happens when a creature is created and bred to do stand up?

Jimeoin: Turn It Up!

York Barbican

A brilliant evening of world-class comedy from the Irishman internationally celebrated as one of live stand-up’s true masters.