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BEAT THE FROG  
Monday 13th May 2019 - Frog and Bucket, Manchester

At the start of the competition 3 cards are handed out to lucky members of the audience. Up to 10 acts then take to the stage and each try to do 5 minutes of material. If within the 5 minutes all 3 cards go up then the act has lost and must leave the stage. If the 3 cards stay down, that act has successfully ‘Beat The Frog’. They are then invited back to the stage for a clap off at the end of the night which will determine the overall winner.

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JUSTIN, ALUN AND SOME MATES  
Monday 13th May 2019 - The Lowry
Top comedians Justin Moorhouse and Alun Cochrane (and mates) try out some new material. On Mondays. All proceeds donated to The Lowry Christmas Appeal.
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AN EVENING WITH ANDY HAMILTON  
Tuesday 14th May 2019 - The Lowry
Following the success of his sell-out tour “Change Management”, award-winning writer and comedian Andy Hamilton is back with a new show. Expect a hilarious and illuminating night out with a master of comedy.
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IAN MCKELLEN  
Wednesday 15th May 2019 - Romiley Forum Theatre

Ian McKellen says: 'I’m celebrating my 80th birthday by touring a new solo show to theatres I know well & a few that I don’t. The show starts with Gandalf & will probably end with an invitation to act with me on stage. In-between there will be anecdotes & acting. I open at my local arts centre in January & end up by August in Orkney.

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STAND UP THURSDAY  
Thursday 16th May 2019 - The Comedy Store

MC Ian Coppinger, Scott Capurro and Adam Bloom.

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THURSDAY NIGHT LIVE  
Thursday 16th May 2019 - Frog and Bucket, Manchester

5 comedians from the national and international comedy circuit all for £10! You do the maths! Whether you're a couple or a group, Thursday Night Live is a great way to start the weekend.

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EMILY ATACK  
Thursday 16th May 2019 - The Lowry
Emily Atack takes to the stage in Spring 2019 for her debut comedy show. A live memoir of anecdotes, impressions and tales of an actress in her twenties.
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THE BEST IN STAND UP  
Friday 17th May 2019 - The Comedy Store

MC Ian Coppinger, Scott Capurro, Adam Bloom, Rob Deering and Jenny Collier.

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FRIDAY BARREL OF LAUGHS  
Friday 17th May 2019 - Frog and Bucket, Manchester

The Barrel of Laughs show takes place every Friday & Saturday night. Bringing you 3 top-flight national & international acts plus one of the Frog's fantastic comperes.  The cabaret style club gives you the best possible atmosphere for comedy & is the perfect choice for your night out whether a couple or a party group, with reserved tables & delicious food.

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STRANGERS ON A TRAIN SET  
Friday 17th to Sunday 19th May 2019 - The Lowry
LipService give you a whistle stop tour of epic landscapes, nostalgic railway scenes and train top tussles that will leave you breathless and racing for the refreshment coach.
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THE BEST IN STAND UP  
Saturday 18th May 2019 - The Comedy Store

MC Ian Coppinger, Scott Capurro, Adam Bloom, Rob Deering and Jenny Collier.

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SATURDAY BARREL OF LAUGHS  
Saturday 18th May 2019 - Frog and Bucket, Manchester

The Barrel of Laughs show takes place every Friday & Saturday night. Bringing you 3 top-flight national & international acts plus one of the Frog's fantastic comperes.  The cabaret style club gives you the best possible atmosphere for comedy & is the perfect choice for your night out whether a couple or a party group, with reserved tables & delicious food.

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LARRY DEAN: BAMPOT  
Saturday 18th May 2019 - Dancehouse Theatre
Fresh from a sell-out international tour and smash-hit Live at the Apollo debut, Larry returns with a new hour of 'unexpected and excellent' **** (Times) thoughts on Scottishness, sodomites and self-esteem. 'Confessional storytelling at its funniest' ***** (Herald). As seen on Comedy Central at the Comedy Store and Roast Battle.
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ELEANOR CONWAY  
Saturday 18th May 2019 - The Lowry
Fresh off the back of a 100 date, 10 country tour, Eleanor Conway, returns with her hotly anticipated sequel Walk of Shame 2 (Reality Bites)
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NEW COMEDIANS WITH ALEX BOARDMAN  
Sunday 19th May 2019 - The Comedy Store

Alex Boardman's New Comedians - see the freshest and funniest new comedians of today flourish into the future of stand up.

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KIRI PRITCHARD MCLEAN - VICTIM COMLEX  
Tuesday 19th March & Sunday 12th May 2019 - Frog and Bucket

You might have seen Kiri on Comedy Central at the Comedy Store, The Russell Howard Hour or heard her on The Now Show. You might have no idea who she is. What you should know is, she's very quietly been going mad for a few years and, to borrow a phrase from Uma Thurman, she's been 'waiting... to feel less angry'. So, it's time to talk about victims, love and lies. You might not believe her, but she's used to that.

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AL MURRAY - LANDLORD OF HOPE AND GLORY  
Sunday 19th May 2019 - The Lowry
Al Murray brings his show Landlord of Hope and Glory to The Lowry in May 2019! - Citizens of Hope and Glory! Our new tomorrow beckons. A new tomorrow that smells reassuringly of yesterday, but with wifi.
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SOFIE HAGEN  
Sunday 19th May 2019 - The Lowry
After a total sell-out of her ‘Dead Baby Frog’ tour in 2018, Sofie returns with the show that won her the Edinburgh Fringe Best Newcomer award. Plus, a first chance to hear her read from her new book ‘Happy Fat’, and a Q & A. An evening of varied delights from one of the most exciting talents of recent years. Book early.
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BEAT THE FROG  
Monday 20th May 2019 - Frog and Bucket, Manchester

At the start of the competition 3 cards are handed out to lucky members of the audience. Up to 10 acts then take to the stage and each try to do 5 minutes of material. If within the 5 minutes all 3 cards go up then the act has lost and must leave the stage. If the 3 cards stay down, that act has successfully ‘Beat The Frog’. They are then invited back to the stage for a clap off at the end of the night which will determine the overall winner.

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ADAM KAY  
Monday 20th & Tuesday 21st May 2019 - The Lowry
AMAZING EXCLUSIVE £15 TICKET OFFER - Award-winning comedian Adam Kay shares entries from his diaries as a junior doctor in this “electrifying” (Guardian) evening of stand-up and music. His show was an absolute sell-out at Edinburgh Fringe 2016, 2017 & 2018 and there are just a few seats available for the final extra performances at  The Lowry this may.
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RICKY GERVAIS  
Tuesday 21st May 2019 - O2 Apollo

Catch Ricky as he embarks on his world tour woth a stop at the O2 Apollo, Manchester. SuperNature looks at the absurdity of superstition, magic and all unsubstantiated beliefs, and celebrates the conclusion that nature is already super enough.

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JASON MEWES  
Wednesday 22nd May 2019 - Frog and Bucket, Manchester

Cinema icon Jason Mewes is best known as the potty-mouthed vocal half of Jay and Silent Bob, the on- screen comedic duo who first appeared in Kevin Smith’s seminal 1994 indie film Clerks. 

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JON RONSON  
Wednesday 22nd May 2019 - Albert Hall

Critically acclaimed, award-winning, best-selling humourist, journalist and documentary filmmaker Jon Ronson returns to the UK in May with his new show Tales from The Last Days of August and The Butterfly Effect. 

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STAND UP THURSDAY  
Thursday 23rd May 2019 - The Comedy Store

MC Rich Wilson, Carl Donnelly and Steve Harris.

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THURSDAY NIGHT LIVE  
Thursday 23rd May 2019 - Frog and Bucket, Manchester

5 comedians from the national and international comedy circuit all for £10! You do the maths! Whether you're a couple or a group, Thursday Night Live is a great way to start the weekend.

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THE BEST IN STAND UP  
Friday 24th May 2019 - The Comedy Store

MC Rich Wilson, Carl Donnelly, Steve Harris, Felicity Ward and Tez Ilyas.

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FRIDAY BARREL OF LAUGHS  
Friday 24th May 2019 - Frog and Bucket, Manchester

The Barrel of Laughs show takes place every Friday & Saturday night. Bringing you 3 top-flight national & international acts plus one of the Frog's fantastic comperes.  The cabaret style club gives you the best possible atmosphere for comedy & is the perfect choice for your night out whether a couple or a party group, with reserved tables & delicious food.

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THE BEST IN STAND UP  
Saturday 25th May 2019 - The Comedy Store

MC Rich Wilson, Carl Donnelly, Steve Harris, Omid Singh and Tez Ilyas.

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SATURDAY BARREL OF LAUGHS  
Saturday 25th May 2019 - Frog and Bucket, Manchester

The Barrel of Laughs show takes place every Friday & Saturday night. Bringing you 3 top-flight national & international acts plus one of the Frog's fantastic comperes.  The cabaret style club gives you the best possible atmosphere for comedy & is the perfect choice for your night out whether a couple or a party group, with reserved tables & delicious food.

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JASON MANFORD  
Saturday 25th May 2019 - The Lowry
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. ‘Muddle Class’ promises to feature a wealth of new material about Jason growing up ‘working class’ then finding, over the years, that part of him has become ‘middle class’ – causing much confusion!
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RICHARD HERRING: RHLSTP  
Sunday 25th May 2019 - The Lowry
Richard Herring’s interview podcast is usually recorded in London’s glittering West End at the Leicester Square Theatre, but now it’s going on the road.
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THE BEST IN STAND UP  
Sunday 26th May 2019 - The Comedy Store

The Comedy Store is currently sourcing the finest comedians for this event.

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JEDDY BEAR AND GARY'S PICNIC  
Sunday 26th May 2019 - Frog and Bucket, Manchester

If you go down to the woods today you’re in for a big surprise! Comedy duo Jed and Gary are going to tell you a story, well that is until a very naughty bear storms the stage! Mayhem and madness ensue in this not-so-traditional telling of the Teddy Bear’s Picnic. There’ll be music, dancing, and pie facing madness…well what else would you expect from these festival favourites?!

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BEAT THE FROG  
Monday 27th May 2019 - Frog and Bucket, Manchester

At the start of the competition 3 cards are handed out to lucky members of the audience. Up to 10 acts then take to the stage and each try to do 5 minutes of material. If within the 5 minutes all 3 cards go up then the act has lost and must leave the stage. If the 3 cards stay down, that act has successfully ‘Beat The Frog’. They are then invited back to the stage for a clap off at the end of the night which will determine the overall winner.

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STAND UP THURSDAY  
Thursday 30th May 2019 - The Comedy Store

MC TBC, Zoe Lyons and one more comedian to be confirmed.

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THURSDAY NIGHT LIVE  
Thursday 30th May 2019 - Frog and Bucket, Manchester

5 comedians from the national and international comedy circuit all for £10! You do the maths! Whether you're a couple or a group, Thursday Night Live is a great way to start the weekend.

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THE BEST IN STAND UP  
Friday 31st May 2019 - The Comedy Store

MC TBC, Zoe Lyons, Christian Reilly, Carey Marx and Dominic Holland.

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FRIDAY BARREL OF LAUGHS  
Friday 31st May 2019 - Frog and Bucket, Manchester

The Barrel of Laughs show takes place every Friday & Saturday night. Bringing you 3 top-flight national & international acts plus one of the Frog's fantastic comperes.  The cabaret style club gives you the best possible atmosphere for comedy & is the perfect choice for your night out whether a couple or a party group, with reserved tables & delicious food.

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THE BEST IN STAND UP  
Saturday 1st June 2019 - The Comedy Store

MC TBC, Zoe Lyons, Christian Reilly, Carey Marx and Dominic Holland.

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SATURDAY BARREL OF LAUGHS  
Saturday 1st June 2019 - Frog and Bucket, Manchester

The Barrel of Laughs show takes place every Friday & Saturday night. Bringing you 3 top-flight national & international acts plus one of the Frog's fantastic comperes.  The cabaret style club gives you the best possible atmosphere for comedy & is the perfect choice for your night out whether a couple or a party group, with reserved tables & delicious food.

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THE BRITISH SOAP AWARDS  
Saturday 1st June 2019 - The Lowry
Join Phillip Schofield as well as the stars of Coronation Street, Doctors, EastEnders, Emmerdale & Hollyoaks on Saturday 1st June for a star-studded celebration of acting, storylines, villainy, comedy & edge-of-your seat drama, as they once again go head to head to win awards including Best Storyline, Best Single Episode, Villain of the Year, Best Actor, Best Actress & the biggie Best British Soap!
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KING GONG  
Sunday 2nd June 2019 - The Comedy Store

The most famous open mic night in the country!  The Gongmeister - Lou Conran - orchestrates, as upcoming comics and the average Joe Bloggs alike, pit their wits against you and the Gong.  Who wins?   YOU decide!

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RUBY WAX  
Sunday 2nd June 2019 - The Lowry
Ruby Wax - How to be Human is the show you need to help you upgrade your mind as much as you’ve upgraded your iPhone. With a little help from monk Gelong Thubten, who explains how the mind works, & neuroscientist Ash Ranpura who explains where everything that makes us ‘us’ can be found in the brain.
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BEAT THE FROG  
Monday 3rd June 2019 - Frog and Bucket, Manchester

At the start of the competition 3 cards are handed out to lucky members of the audience. Up to 10 acts then take to the stage and each try to do 5 minutes of material. If within the 5 minutes all 3 cards go up then the act has lost and must leave the stage. If the 3 cards stay down, that act has successfully ‘Beat The Frog’. They are then invited back to the stage for a clap off at the end of the night which will determine the overall winner.

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JAMES ACASTER  
Monday 3rd June & Friday 25th October 2019 - The Lowry
"One time I bought a lasagne from the supermarket, heated it up in the oven and ate a bit of it and it wasn't very nice so I put it in the fridge because it felt wrong to dump a whole lasagne in the bin and then later on I ate a spoonful of the cold lasagne because I was drunk and it was absolutely delicious." - JAMES ACASTER
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JUSTIN, ALUN AND SOME MATES  
Monday 3rd June 2019 - The Lowry
Top comedians Justin Moorhouse and Alun Cochrane (and mates) try out some new material. On Mondays. All proceeds donated to The Lowry Christmas Appeal.
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REGINALD D HUNTER  
Wednesday 5th June 2019 - The Lowry
Celebrating his twentieth anniversary as a comedian living and performing in the UK, Reginald D Hunter sets out on a forty date tour of the UK and Ireland in 2019 with his highly anticipated new show.
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TOM STADE  
Wednesday 5th June 2019 - The Lowry
Following last year’s smash-hit UK tour, the Canadian comedy legend is back with a new show. Welcome back to ‘I SWEAR TO…’ as an hour just wasn’t long enough…
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THE BOOK OF MORMON  
Thursday 6th June to Saturday 13th July 2019 - Palace Theatre

This outrageous musical comedy from creators of South Park, Trey Parker and Matt Stone, and Bobby Lopez co-writer of Avenue Q and Frozen, follows the misadventures of a mismatched pair of missionaries, sent on a mission to a place that’s about as far from Salt Lake City as you can get.  Now with sold out productions in London, on Broadway, and in North America, Melbourne and Sydney, The Book of Mormon has become a worldwide sensation.

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STAND UP THURSDAY  
Thursday 6th June 2019 - The Comedy Store

MC Mandy Knight, Christian Schulte-Loh and one more comedian to be confirmed.

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THURSDAY NIGHT LIVE  
Thursday 6th June 2019 - Frog and Bucket, Manchester

5 comedians from the national and international comedy circuit all for £10! You do the maths! Whether you're a couple or a group, Thursday Night Live is a great way to start the weekend.

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HOT WATER COMEDY CLUB  
Thursday 6th June 2019 - Theatre Impossible, M2 5QR

Hot Water Comedy Club comes to Manchester to the amazing Theatre Impossible. Join them every week at Manchester’s newest comedy club for hilarious live stand up comedy. These shows will feature some of the finest headline comedians from across the UK and beyond. You'll be sure to have an absolutely side splitting night of laughter at Hot Water Comedy Club. This week - Danny McLoughlin, Adam Staunton, Adam Rowe, Paul Smith.

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THE HORNE SECTION  
Thursday 6th June 2019 - The Lowry
They’ve had their own TV special at the London Palladium, they have an iTunes-chart-topping podcast and now they’re touring the country; it’s the one and only Horne Section’s one and only 2019 Tour.
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CHAPO TRAP HOUSE  
Friday 7th June 2019 - Dancehouse Theatre
Join the guys from America's biggest political comedy podcast for a very special live recording! Suitable for ages 14+ (under 18's must be accompanied by someone over 21).
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THE BEST IN STAND UP  
Friday 7th June 2019 - The Comedy Store

MC Mandy Knight, Paul Tonkinson, Christian Schulte-Loh, Paul Sinha and Adam Rowe.

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FRIDAY BARREL OF LAUGHS  
Friday 7th June 2019 - Frog and Bucket, Manchester

The Barrel of Laughs show takes place every Friday & Saturday night. Bringing you 3 top-flight national & international acts plus one of the Frog's fantastic comperes.  The cabaret style club gives you the best possible atmosphere for comedy & is the perfect choice for your night out whether a couple or a party group, with reserved tables & delicious food.

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LOL COMEDY CLUB  
Saturday 8th June 2019 - Opera House

Welcome to the Laugh Out Loud Comedy Club - bringing the best live stand-up across the UK! Each show will have 4 comics including MC Damion Larkin 'One of the country's top new comedians' - BBC.

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