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CHRISTMAS BARREL OF LAUGHS  
Saturday 22nd December 2018 - Frog and Bucket, Manchester

The night will be introduced by one of the Frog and Buckets world class comperes and features two headline comedians with one short break in between for you to charge your glasses!  After the show, you can dance the night away with their classic after-party!

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THE BEST IN STAND UP  
Thursday 27th December 2018 - The Comedy Store

MC Jimmy McGhie, Phil Nichol and Justin Moorhouse.

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THE BEST IN STAND UP  
Friday 28th December 2018 - The Comedy Store

MC Jimmy McGhie, Phil Nichol, Justin Moorhouse, Daliso Chaponda and Danny McLoughlin.

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THE BEST IN STAND UP  
Saturday 29th December 2018 - The Comedy Store

MC Laura Lexx, Phil Nichol, Jimmy McGhie, Justin Moorhouse and Danny McLoughlin.

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THE BEST IN STAND UP  
Sunday 30th December 2018 - The Comedy Store

MC Laura Lexx, Danny McLouglin, Ian Coppinger and Phil Nichol.

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NEW YEAR'S EVE STAND UP  
Monday 31st December 2018 - The Comedy Store

MC Ian Coppinger, Justin Moorhouse, Phil Nichol, Adam Rowe and Allyson June Smith.

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ADAM KAY  
Tuesday 8th January 2019 - The Lowry
Award-winning comedian Adam Kay shares entries from his diaries as a junior doctor in this “electrifying” (Guardian) evening of stand-up and music.
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SANDI TOKSVIG LIVE!  
Wednesday 9th January 2019 - The Lowry
Sandi thinks that being called a National Treasure is bit embarrassing and she has decided instead to become a National Trevor – half misprint, half Danish comedian, novelist, actor and broadcaster.
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OUR RITA'S COMEDY ROADSHOW  
Friday 11th January 2019 - Palace Theatre

Our Rita is hitting the road and bringing you fantastic headline comedians off the telly with the cream of the UK and International comedy circuit. With Lost Voice Guy (Britain’s Got Talent), Jayde Adams (Roast Battle), Stephen Bailey (BBBOTS, Celebs on the Farm, Roast Battle, Live at the Comedy Store) and Brett Goldstein (Derek, The Catherine Tate Show, Drifters) already joining us for the Manchester leg of the tour - you know you’re in safe hands!

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LOL COMEDY CLUB  
Saturday 12th January 2019 - Palace Theatre

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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ALL STARS OF COMEDY  
Sunday 13th January 2019 - The Lowry
All Stars Of Comedy Fresh from their recent Lowry Sell-out. The hugely successful international comedy clash is back with an almighty bang...
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SAM AVERY  
Thursday 17th January 2019 - The Lowry
Sam Avery - The Learner Parent. A million nappies, Peppa Pig episodes and a head-full of hair loss later, he shares all the lows, highs and hilarious in-betweens of his experiences of first-time parenthood.
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JUSTIN MOORHOUSE: NORTHERN JOKER  
Friday 18th & Saturday 19th January 2019 - The Lowry
Justin Moorhouse returns with his brand new show 'Northern Joker' in January 2019! These days Justin’s not certain about anything apart from his uncertainty – Brexit looms, it appears the Cold War is being rebooted and that’s before we begin to worry about what’s happening in America…
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JOHN-LUKE ROBERTS  
Saturday 19th January 2019 - The Lowry
One of the Edinburgh Fringe's most celebrated talents of recent times sets out on his first full national tour. John-Luke Roberts' show this year was a complete sell-out run and one of the most talked-about shows of the festival: a dizzying avant-garde ride through the mind of a gifted comic-philosopher.
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AHIR SHAH  
Sunday 20th January 2019 - The Lowry
Duffer comes to The Lowry fresh from a critically acclaimed sell-out run at Edinburgh Festival Fringe, where it earned Shah his second nomination in a row for Best Show at the Edinburgh Comedy Awards.
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POUND FOR POUND  
Tuesday 22nd January 2019 - The Lowry
Join award winning actor star Jake Wood and his best mate, ex European Super Bantamweight Champion Spencer Oliver as they come live to The Lowry with Pound For Pound: The Live Show, developed from their hit chart-topping podcast. It promises to be a hilarious no-holds-barred evening talking about their favourite fights, current headlines & never-before heard tales from the unpredictable world of boxing.
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SPONTANEOUS POTTER  
Wednesday 23rd January 2019 - Frog and Bucket, Manchester

Ladies and gentlemen, witches and wizards! Grab your wands, don your house robes, and apparate yourselves to The Frog and Bucket. Spontaneous Potter is an entirely improvised Harry Potter comedy play, based on an audience suggestion of a fanfiction title. An entirely new Potter adventure is magically improvised on the spot - with live musical accompaniment!

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FLO AND JOAN  
Thursday 24th January 2019 - The Lowry
Following a sell-out run of their critically acclaimed 2017 show The Kindness of Stranglers, musical comedy duo and sisters Flo & Joan are travelling the country with a new hour of their dark and witty songs.
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ONLY FOOLS THE (CUSHTY) DINING EXPERIENCE  
Friday 25th January 2019 - The Lowry
Brilliantly funny, Only Fools The (cushty) Dining Experience is a wholly original immersive theatre show created in loving tribute to the BBC’s Only Fools & Horses TV series. All tickets include a 3-course meal.
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GRAHAM FELLOWS  
Friday 25th January 2019 - The Lowry
Graham Fellows has performed as the character John Shuttleworth for over 25 years on stage, TV and radio, delighting audiences throughout the UK with his songs and quirky take on everyday life.
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CONFETTI AND CHAOS  
Friday 25th January 2019 - The Lowry
Filled with comedy and chaos, the confetti-filled show features four performers playing nine characters in a whirlwind of laughter, love and tears, and a 3-course meal.
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MIZ CRACKER  
Sunday 27th January 2019 - O2 Ritz

Miz Cracker is a drag queen, writer and comedienne living in Harlem, USA. She launched her drag career in 2011 while participating in Bob The Drag Queen’s marches for marriage equality in Times Square. Now she can be seen at drag venues across Manhattan.

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WELCOME TO NIGHT VALE  
Sunday 27th January 2019 - Albert Hall

Welcome To Night Vale is one of the most downloaded podcasts in the world. The podcast comes to life at The Albert Hall! Featuring Cecil Baldwin as Cecil, the voice of Night Vale, Symphony Sanders as Tamika Flynn, and Meg Bashwiner as Deb & the Emcee, as well as surprise guests playing fan-favorite characters.

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TRIAL BY LAUGHTER  
Tuesday 29th January 2019 - The Lowry
IAN HISLOP AND NICK NEWMAN’S | TRIAL BY LAUGHTER - Following critical acclaim for The Wipers Times, Ian Hislop and Nick Newman have once again taken inspiration from real life events for their new play Trial by Laughter.
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MATT FORDE  
Saturday 2nd February 2019 - The Lowry
The whole thing’s a mess and only one person can sort it out. Sadly, we have no idea who it is. Join Britain’s leading political comedian, Matt Forde, for the show that was a complete sell-out at this year’s Edinburgh Festival and his last as an EU citizen.
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TOM STADE: I SWEAR  
Saturday 2nd February 2019 - The Lowry
Direct from the Edinburgh Festival, join Tom as he continues to figure out exactly where he fits into this emerging new world of feelings and FaceTime. Just when did he, and all his stuff become vintage? And why didn’t he see it coming?
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DAVE GORMAN  
Sunday 3rd February 2019 - The Lowry
Dave Gorman, the man behind Dave TV’s hit show Modern Life Is Goodish as well as Are You Dave Gorman? and Googlewhack Adventure, is back on the road with a brand new live show, With Great PowerPoint Comes Great ResponsibilityPoint.
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PROFESSOR BRIAN COX  
Saturday 9th February 2019 - Manchester Arena

Having set two Guinness World Record titles with his previous sell-out live UK and Ireland tour, Professor Brian Cox, OBE is heading back out on the road with a brand new show for, Professor Brian Cox Live 2019. With Robin Ince as a special guest.

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KEN CHENG - BEST DAD EVER  
Saturday 9th February 2019 - Dancehouse Theatre
Dave Joke of the Fringe Winner, Cambridge mathematics dropout and professional poker player Ken Cheng embarks on his UK-wide tour following a sold-out, award nominated run at the Edinburgh Festival.
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LOL COMEDY CLUB  
Saturday 9th February 2019 - Palace Theatre

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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MATT RICHARDSON: SLASH  
Sunday 10th February 2019 - Frog and Bucket, Manchester

A lot has happened to Matt Richardson since his last tour in 2013. A lot of it is quite strange. Most comedians hope to win accolades and make people laugh, very few end up with Heat Magazine’s Weird Crush trophy.

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THE DELIGHTFUL SAUSAGE  
Thursday 14th February 2019 - The Lowry
Join Chris and Amy as they rally the inhabitants of Icklewick in a bid to get the ailing northern community crowned the UK's next City of Culture.
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LOST VOICE GUY  
Friday 15th February 2019 - The Lowry
Following the unprecedented success of his appearance on the final of Britain’s Got Talent 2018, BBC New Comedy Award winner and star and writer of BBC Radio 4’s comedy series, Ability, Lee Ridley (aka Lost Voice Guy) is setting out on a tour of the UK.
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JUSTIN MOORHOUSE  
Friday 15th February 2019 - Oldham Coliseum

These days Justin’s not certain about anything apart from his uncertainty – Brexit looms, it appears the Cold War is being rebooted and that’s before we begin to worry about what’s happening in America…..closer to home he’s starting to feel redundant as a parent.

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GABBY KILLICK  
Saturday 16th February 2019 - Frog and Bucket, Manchester

Gabby Killick’s Girlfriend From Hell comedy show took the Edinburgh Festival by storm. Already voted one of the UK’s top three shows by the Funny Women organisation, GFH was named as one of the top ten shows at the Fringe by the Edinburgh Evening News.

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CHRIS WASHINGTON  
Saturday 16th February 2019 - The Lowry
Chris Washington - You Beauty! In 2017 a Wigan postman used all his annual leave to take a show to the world’s biggest arts festival and was nominated for Best Newcomer. A true ‘you beauty’ underdog story… “A revelation” Chortle
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LLOYD GRIFFITH: ALL-ROUNDER  
Sunday 17th February 2019 - Frog and Bucket, Manchester

After the success of his sold out 2017/18 UK tour, comedian, choirboy and host of Soccer AM, Lloyd Griffith is back on the road with his hilarious new stand-up show.

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THE NOISE NEXT DOOR  
Sunday 17th February 2019 - The Lowry
THE NOISE NEXT DOOR are the U.K’s premier improv comedy troupe who have taken the comedy world by storm. The boys are back with a brand spanking new, full length adult evening show The Noise Next Door – REMIX!!!
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MARK WATSON  
Sunday 17th February 2019 - The Lowry
Mark Watson is a comedian, author, sports pundit and husband. He did his first gig in 2002 and the same year won the Daily Telegraph Open Mic Competition.
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LARRY DEAN: BAMPOT  
Saturday 18th February 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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MATT RICHARDSON  
Sunday 20th February 2019 - Frog & Bucket

A lot has happened to Matt Richardson since his last tour in 2013. A lot of it is quite strange. Most comedians hope to win accolades and make people laugh, very few end up with Heat Magazine’s Weird Crush trophy.

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ROBERT WHITE  
Wednesday 20th February 2019 - The Lowry
Known for his brilliant timing and anarchic performance style, Robert’s chaotic stage presence, improvisational skills and delivery saw him win the Malcolm Hardee Award for Comic Originality.
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ED GAMBLE  
Thursday 21st February 2018 - The Lowry
Ed Gamble - Blizzard - After a sellout national tour in 2017, Ed Gamble is back at The Lowry with another bracing flurry of idiocy.
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NISH KUMAR  
Sunday 24th February 2019 - The Lowry
Nish Kumar - It's In Your Nature To Destroy Yourself - Double Edinburgh Comedy Award Nominee Nish Kumar is taking his brand new show on a nationwide tour of the UK! The title is a quote from Terminator 2.
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OLGA KOCH - FIGHT  
Wednesday 27th February 2019 - Frog and Bucket, Manchester

In 2018, she was nominated for Best Newcomer at the Edinburgh Comedy Awards for her debut hour, Fight, which premiered at The Pleasance Courtyard.  Directed by Charlie Dinkin & produced by Berk’s Nest, Fight has been described as "a hybrid of a John le Carre novel and an episode of Black Mirror" by Bruce Dessau of The Evening Standard.

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ANDREW MAXWELL  
Sunday 3rd March 2019 - The Lowry
A memorable cocktail of personal stories, astute political observations and the odd surprise foray into character cameos.
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GEORGE LEWIS  
Sunday 17th March 2019 - The Lowry
When George was 12 he fell for the most beautiful, most orange girl in Stockport. To win her heart, he tried to act less like a boy and more like a man. Specifically, Liam Gallagher. In this show, George looks back on teenage life in a world going crazy for Britpop, Minidiscs and New Labour.
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LOL COMEDY CLUB  
Saturday 9th March 2019 - Palace Theatre

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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AN EVENING WITH THE HAIRY BIKERS  
Sunday 10th March 2019 - The Lowry
National Treasures Si King and Dave Myers, aka The Hairy Bikers have announced a huge nationwide tour for 2019 taking in over 37 dates between February and April. With their irresistible enthusiasm, An Evening With The Hairy Bikers will be an epic night of cooking and conversation.
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ROBIN INCE  
Sunday 10th March 2019 - The Lowry
Robin Ince is a multi-award winning comedian and broadcaster. His shows have been described as 'a bundle of fascinating and surprising digressions and uncanny impressions'.
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FOIL, ARMS & HOG: CRAICLING  
Saturday 16th March 2019 - O2 Apollo

Foil, Arms & Hog return with their best show yet. With over 100 million hits on YouTube FA&H are best known for their online videos, but their live show is what they are most proud of. CRAICLING is a fast-paced sketch show featuring a tutorial in how to hold a baby, a Gregorian chant about drunken monks & a step by step guide in how to kill an actor.

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KIERAN HODGSON  
Saturday 16th March 2019 - The Lowry
Three-time Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee, Star of Radio 4’s Earworms and Lance, and as seen regularly on BBC2’s Two Doors Down, Upstart Crow and Dad’s Army: We’re Doomed.
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NO SUCH THING AS A FISH  
Sunday 17th March 2019 - The Lowry
We can’t wait to get back on the tour bus to spread the nerdery further and wider across England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales than ever before.
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