Birmingham Comedy Festival 2024

Friday 4 to Sunday 13 October 2024.

From some of the biggest names in contemporary stand-up comedy, to the very best acts from Brum and the West Midlands, and much more - it's all here.

Birmingham Comedy Festival 2024

PRE-FEST:
Sunday 1 September 2024
Zoe Lyons and Peter Brush - Moseley Folk and Arts Festival, Moseley, Birmingham [Read more ...]

◼ FRIDAY 4 OCTOBER 2024 ◼
Howerd’s End (opens Thu 3 Oct) - Old Joint Stock Theatre, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Hancock’s Half Hour: The Lost TV Episodes - The Crescent Theatre, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Friday Night Comedy: Tom Deacon, Ryan Cullen, Marjolein Robertson, Craig Hill - The Glee Club, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Andy Bucks Explodes Onto the West Midlands Comedy Scene, Changing Everything Forever - Tilt, Birmingham [Read more ...]

◼ SATURDAY 5 OCTOBER 2024 ◼
Hasan Al-Habib: Death To The West (Midlands)? - The Victoria, Birmingham [Read more ...]
The Birmingham Comedy Festival Tasting Menu - Cherry Reds Cafe Bar, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Behind The Headlines: Sketch Comedy About The News - The Crescent Theatre, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Richard Dadd: Father to the Man - Cherry Reds Cafe Bar, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Mat Taylor’s Box of Broken Jokes - Cherry Reds Cafe Bar, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Joe Bingham: WIP (May change if a show title appears) - The Victoria, Birmingham [Read more ...]
The Mayor and His Daughter: A Genuine Appreciation of Comedy - Cherry Reds Cafe Bar, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Emily McDermott and Hannah Gray: Double Feature - 1000 Trades, Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Jamie Douglas and Dave Flynn: Only Fans and Horses - 1000 Trades, Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Howerd’s End - Old Joint Stock Theatre, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Saturday Night Comedy: Tom Deacon, Ryan Cullen, Marjolein Robertson, Craig Hill - The Glee Club, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Just The Tonic Birmingham Comedy Festival Special: Jon Pearson, Omar Badawy, Wendy Wason, Steve Hall - Rosies Nightclub, Birmingham [Read more ...]

◼ SUNDAY 6 OCTOBER 2024 ◼
Birmingham Comedy Festival Free Half-Dayer: Part 1 James Cook, Jacob Nussey, Eric Rushton & Arnold T. Rice, Karen Bayley, Rob Kemp, Tom Little, Hannah Weetman, Ian Crawford - Cherry Reds Cafe Bar & The Victoria, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Milton Jones: Ha!Milton - Town Hall, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Anu Vaidyanathan: BC:AD – Before Children, After Diapers - Old Joint Stock Theatre, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Schalk Bezuidenhout - The Glee Club, Birmingham [Read more ...]
COBO Comedy Shutdown: Black History Month Special - The Glee Club, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Comedy Junction Big Improv Night - Comedy Junction, Sutton Coldfield [Read more ...]
Crash Test Comedy - The Cuban Embassy, Moseley, Birmingham [Read more ...]

◼ MONDAY 7 OCTOBER 2024 ◼
Frenchy: Embrace The Chaos - The Glee Club, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Queer As Joke: Cycki Brokat, Ellen Degenerate, Gareth Williams - Centrala Space, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Jo Enright So - Artum, Hockley Social Club, Hockley, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Harry Jenkins: Cynical - Stir Stores, Stirchley, Birmingham [Read more ...]

◼ TUESDAY 8 OCTOBER 2024 ◼
Maisie Adam: Appraisal - Town Hall, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Lloyd Griffith: Baroque - The Glee Club, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Harry Jenkins: Cynical - Artum, Hockley Social Club, Hockley, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Deep Fried Comedy Club - The Dark Horse, Moseley, Birmingham [Read more ...]

◼ WEDNESDAY 9 OCTOBER 2024 ◼
Pierre Novellie: Why Are You Laughing? - The Glee Club, Birmingham [Read more ...]
The Awkward Silence: Mind Milk - Old Joint Stock, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Sam Jay: UK Tings - The Glee Club, Birmingham [Read more ...]
CloseUp Comedy - Herbert's Yard, Longbridge, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Brew Haha! Birmingham Comedy Festival Special - Attic Brew Co, Stirchley, Birmingham [Read more ...]
The Fall of James and the Rise of Thayer - Tilt, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Box of Frogs - 1000 Trades, Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham [Read more ...]

◼ THURSDAY 10 OCTOBER 2024 ◼
Birmingham Comedy Festival Breaking Talent Award 2024 - The Glee Club, Birmingham [Read more...]
Rachel Parris: Poise - Town Hall, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Laura Lexx: Slinky - Old Joint Stock Theatre, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Jonny Cole: Armagudd’n - Sutton Coldfield Town Hall, Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham [Read more ...]
CloseUp Comedy - Hockley Social Club, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Birmingham Footnotes: Eclectic - The Rainbow, Digbeth, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Comedy Carousel - The Glee Club, Birmingham [Read more ...]

◼ FRIDAY 11 OCTOBER 2024 ◼
Laurel and Hardy at Home - West Midlands Police Museum, Birmingham [Read more...]
Ladies of Laughter: Noreen Khan, Shazia Mirza, Kyrah Gray, Sukh Ojla - Birmingham Hippodrome, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Jason Byrne: No Show - Town Hall, Birmingham [Read more ...]
The Late Night Sweet Shop: Festival Special - Cherry Reds Cafe Bar, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Line Dancing With The Double Dollys - Old Joint Stock Theatre, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Gwen: This is NOT a Pyramid Scheme - The Mockingbird Cinema, Custard Factory, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Friday Night Comedy: Tom Wrigglesworth, Rosco McClelland, Eleanor Tiernan, The Raymond and Mr. Timpkins Revue, Lou Taylor - The Glee Club, Birmingham [Read more ...]

◼ SATURDAY 12 OCTOBER 2024 ◼
Michael Akadiri: Trust Me I'm A Daddy - The Glee Club, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Line Dancing With The Double Dollys - Old Joint Stock Theatre, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Rachel Baker: Stranger - The Victoria, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Next Time On: The Improvised TV Show - The Victoria, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Dom Bant & Ryan Hayes: Try Hards - 1000 Trades, Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Big Deal Comedy Night: Jason Stampe and guests - Old Joint Stock Theatre, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Jumprov! - Birmingham Hippodrome, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Sachin Kumarendran: Work in Progress - 1000 Trades, Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Damon Conlan & Lin Smith: Ghosts Aren't Real - 1000 Trades, Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Just the Tonic Birmingham Comedy Festival Special: Patrick Monahan, Prakash Jirjadhun, Louise Leigh, Jack Campbell - Rosies Nightclub, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Saturday Night Comedy: Tom Wrigglesworth, Rosco McClelland, Eleanor Tiernan, The Raymond and Mr. Timpkins Revue - The Glee Club, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Stephen Grant Masterclass: Compering Masterclass - Comedy Junction, Sutton Coldfield [Read more ...]

◼ SUNDAY 13 OCTOBER 2024 ◼
Birmingham Comedy Festival Free Half-Dayer: Part 2 Board Game Smackdown, Tal Davies, Kwame Asante, Sian Davies, Kieran Flynn, Kevin Daniel & Jules O’Brian, Jon Hipkiss - Cherry Reds Cafe Bar & The Victoria, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Sarah Millican: Late Bloomer - Symphony Hall, Birmingham [Read more ...] TICKETS LIMITED
Lunchtime Family Comedy: Robin Morgan, Katie Pritchard, Bec Hill and Johnny Awsum - The Glee Club, Birmingham [Read more ...]
George Lewis - The Glee Club, Birmingham [Read more ...] SOLD OUT
30 Years of Richard and Slim - The Glee Club, Birmingham [Read more ...]
Stephen Grant Masterclass: Compering Masterclass - Comedy Junction, Sutton Coldfield [Read more ...]
PLUS: Laurel and Hardy at Home - Stourbridge Town Hall, Stourbridge [Read more...]


Dates for Birmingham Comedy Festival 2025: Friday 3 to Sunday 12 October 2025.

Birmingham Comedy Festival

Friday 4 to Sunday 13 October 2024
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