There are an overwhelming number of comedy shows to choose from in London. Our advice? Buy tickets to any of the ten shows we recommend and you'll have a cracking time.
This young comic's confident delivery, smart jokes and brilliantly pedantic stories have wowed audiences and critics alike. The Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Awards judges loved him, and awarded the New York- and Boston-raised comic Best Newcomer for 'Millennial', his assured debut. His follow up 'Everything Handed to You' was also highly acclaimed. Catch it at Soho Theatre and see what all the fuss is about.Read more
In her latest show, Pascoe muses upon the strangest member of the animal kingdom: homo sapiens. Along the way, the TV actor and panel-show regular offers up completely true stories about Tony Blair, Oedipus Rex and the wildlife of Lewisham. Expect intelligent observations and quirky storytelling.Read more
Josie Long, Kevin Eldon and Simon Munnery on the same bill: three very good, very different comedians for the price of one. Long continues her peculiar journey from queen of twee to politicised stand-up. Kevin Eldon continues his stand-up rennaisance with goofy songs and oddball mimicry. While Simon Munnery continues to be, well, Simon Munnery: a unique comic mind and alt-comedy legend. It should be a top evening. I want a trio and I want one now!Read more
More comedy in London
As the unofficial comedy capital of the world, London's comedy circuit doesn't take a break. There are stand-up shows seven days a week, from early evening through to the small hours. To help you plan your week of witticisms, here's a nifty calendar of the best comedy shows in London this week.Read more