Comedy

Your guide to London comedy clubs, plus exclusive interviews and features




Comedy features

Romesh Ranganathan’s top ten stand-ups

The permanently pissed off TV regular reveals his favourite comics

Sam Simmons – Death of a Sails-Man review

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The Foster's Award-nominated Aussie absurdist's latest is a shore-fire hit

The history of Sara Pascoe

The 2014 Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee gives us a run down of her past

One to watch: Sean McLoughlin

We profile this grouchy, cynical rising star

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Comedy interviews

Noel Fielding

We find the Mighty Boosh star revelling in the quiet life, having given up 'weird night-time shit'

Stewart Lee

The maverick alt-comedy veteran talks UKIP, Alan Bennett and the BBC

Russell Brand

Viva revolution? Time Out readers grill Russell Brand on his proposed movement.

James Acaster

We out Pat Springleaf, the undercover cop posing as comedian James Acaster

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Comedy by genre

Stand-up

You can't beat a bit of good old-fashioned classic stand-up

Sketch

Want an alternative to stand-up? Get your fix of sketch comedy

Improv

Like your comedy a bit more off-the-cuff? Try an improvised show

Musical comedy

Like to merge the genres? Try a musical comedy show

See the best comedy shows in London this week

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