We love every genre of comedy here at Time Out: sketch, improv, character comedy… you name it. But, when done well, nothing quite compares to the simplicity of a stage, a microphone and a suitably witty person to tie it all together.
The list below shows the next ten 'classic stand-up' comedy gigs happening in London.
Upcoming stand-up comedy shows in London
This sassy comedy show from rising star Luisa Omielan was a big hit on the Free Fringe at last year's Edinburgh Festival, and has since played multiple sell-out runs at the Soho Theatre. Omielan admires and envies Beyoncé, comparing her life to the superstar diva's in this high-energy hour, and she's back in Soho once again for a post-Christmas run.Read more