P337 Teletext 337 Oct27 21:15:01     ——————————————  ———————  ———— BLACKPOOL KEN DODD - HAPPINESS SHOW The wild-haired, master comic keeps the olb comedy traditions very much alive with a show guaranteed to render you helpless with laughter. Grand Theatre, Church Street. 01253 290190. Oct 24 31, 7.30pm. £10-£16. BOLTON JUST A MINUTE The Radio 4 programme, hosted by Nicholas Parsons, in which contestants are obliged to discuss a subject for sixty seconds. Bolton Museum, Art Gallery And Aquarium, Le Mans Crescent. 01204 332211. Oct 29, 10.30am 1.30pm. Free. ——————————————————————————————————1/24— Events 340 Days Out 347-8 Tours 358-9 Get Billy Elliot & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Cricket
P337 Teletext 337 Oct27 21:15:16     ——————————————  ———————  ———— BURY JUSTIN MOORHOUSE - LOCAL KNOWLEDGE - THE SMALLEST TOUR IN THE WORLD Acerbic observational comedy from The Phoenix Nights star. Met Arts entre, Market Street. 0161 761 2216. Oct 23, 8.30pm. £12, concs. ] BUXTON JAMES CAMPBELL'S COMEDY 4 KIDS The world's only stand-up for kids tours the country following a run of sell-out shows in countries such as Malaysia, Australia and Canada. Buxton Opera House, Water Street. 0845 127 2190- Oct 27, 2.30pm. £8, concs. ——————————————————————————————————2/24— Events 340 Days Out 347-8 Tours 358-9 Get WINNIE THE POOH ON STAGE tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Cricket
P337 Teletext 337 Oct27 21:15:31     ——————————————  ———————  ———— LIVERPOOL LAUGHTERHOUSE COMEDY CLUB Laugh along with Toby Foster, Robin Ince, Paul Sneddon and Steve Harris- Baby Blue, Edward Pavilion, Albert Dock. 08702 026 6339. Oct 22 23, 7pm. £12. LAUGHTERHOUSE COMEDY CLUB Gags galore from Brendan Riley, Ron Vaudry, Sean Percival and Anvil Springstien. Baby Blue, Edward Pavilion, Albert Dock. 08702 026 6339. Oct 29, 7pm. £12. ——————————————————————————————————3/24— Events 340 Days Out 347-8 Tours 358-9 Get Billy Elliot & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Cricket
P337 Teletext 337 Oct27 21:15:46     ——————————————  ———————  ———— LIVERPOOL ROY CHUBAY BROWN Rude comedy and songs from one of the UK's most successful comedians. Royal Court Theatre, Roe Street. 0151 709 4321. Nov 16-18, 7.30pm. £18.50. D access. THE EDINBURGH AND BEYOND COMEDY TOUR With Perrier Award 2004 nominee Chris Addison, triple Perrier Award nominee Dan Antopolski, Craig Campbell and Tony Law. Liverpool Academy, Mount Pleasant. 0151 256 5555. Oct 24, 8pm.@ £10. ——————————————————————————————————4/24— Events 340 Days Out 347-8 Tours 358-9 Get Billy Elliot & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Cricket
P337 Teletext 337 Oct27 21:16:01     ——————————————  ———————  ———— LIVERPOOL LAUGHTERHOUSE COMEDY CLUB Off-the-cuff wit from Toby Foster, Robin Ince, Paul Sneddon and Mike Wilkinson. The Slaughterhouse, Fenwick Street. 08702 026 6339. Oct 23, 8pm. £10. LAUGHTERHOUSE COMEDY CLUB Mirthful humour from Justin Moorhouse. The Slaughterhouse, Fenwick Street. 08702 p26 6339. Oct 28, 8pm. £8. ——————————————————————————————————5/24— Events 340 Days Out 347-8 Tours 358-9 Get Billy Elliot & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Cricket
P337 Teletext 337 Oct27 21:16:17     ——————————————  ———————  ———— LIVERPOOL RAWHIDE Rib-tickling jokes from Colin Murphy, Des Sharples, Chris Cairns plus guest acts. Central Hall, Mount Pleasant. 0870 787 1866. Oct 21, 8pm. £5. RAWHIDE Side-splitting japes from Colin Murphy, Duncan Oakley, Dougie Dunlop and John Warbuton. Central Hall, Mount Pleasant. 0870 787 1866] Oct 22 23, @ 8pm. £12-£13.50. ——————————————————————————————————6/24— Events 340 Days Out 347-8 Tours 358-9 Get Billy Elliot & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Cricket
P337 Teletext 337 Oct27 21:16:32     ——————————————  ———————  ———— LIVERPOOL RAWHIDE Amusing musings from Jason Byrne, Gary Delaney, Alfie Joey and guest acts. Central Hall, Mount Pleasant. 0870 787 1866. Oct 28, 8pm. £5. RAWHIDE Topical humour from Jason Byrne, Seymour Mace, Rob Heeney and Alfie Joey. Central Hall, Mount Pleasant. 0870 787 1866. Oct 29 30, 8pm. £12-£13.50. ——————————————————————————————————7/24— Events 340 Days Out 347-8 Tours 358-9 Get Little Women & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Cricket
P337 Teletext 337 Oct27 21:16:47     ——————————————  ———————  ———— LIVERPOOL TONY ROBINSON - THE WORST JOBS IN HISTORY Fascinating tales of terrible jobs for poor wages, combined with an audience Q and A with the Blackadder and (ime Team star. Neptune Theatre, Hanover Street. 0151 709 7844. Oct 23, 8pm. £12.50-£15. LLANDUDNO MIKE REID Stand-up and anecdotes from the EastEnders star, plus impressionist Hilary O'Neil. North Wales Theatre (Theatr Gogledd Cymru), The Promenade. 01492 872000. Oct 21, 8pm. £15. ——————————————————————————————————8/24— Events 340 Days Out 347-8 Tours 358-9 Get Billy Elliot & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Cricket
P337 Teletext 337 Oct27 21:17:02     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER THE BEST OF THE FEST Stand-up from five of the best comics in the Manchester Comedy Festival. Frog And Bucket, Oldh!m Street. 0161 236 9805. Oct 28, 8.30pm. £6, concs. BEAT THE FROG - GRAND FINAL New act competition judged by the audience. Frog And Bucket, Oldham Street. 0161 236 9805. Oct 25, 8.30pm. Free. ——————————————————————————————————9/24— Events 340 Days Out 347-8 Tours 358-9 Get Little Women & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Cricket
P337 Teletext 337 Oct27 21:17:17     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER MANCHESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL - THE COMEDY STORE PLAYERS Improvisation with Lee Simpson, Richard Vranch, Andy Smart, Stephen Frost and Jim Sweeney. The Comedy Store Manchester, Deansgate Locks. 0870 593 2932. Oct 21, 8pm. £12, concs. MANCHESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL - THE COMEDY STORE MANCHESTER The Best In Stand-Up featuring Alfie Joey, Jo Caulfield, Mick Ferry, Paul Chowdhry and an open spot. The Comedy Store Manchester, Deansgate Locks. 0870 593 2932. Oct 22, 8pm. £14, concs. ——————————————————————————————————10/24 Events 340 Days Out 347-8 Tours 358-9 Get Billy Elliot & other tickets (icketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Cricket
P337 Teletext 337 Oct27 21:11:27     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER MANCHESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL - LATE NIGHT CABARET WITH TOPPING AND BUTCH Saucu humour and sharp topical songs from the award-winning duo, plus MC Jo Caulfield. The Comedy Store Manchester, Deansgate Locks. 0870 593 2932. Oct 22, 11.30pm. £8, concs. MANCHESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL - THE COMEDY STORE MANCHESTER The Best In Stand-Up with MC Sean Meo, Alfie Joey, Jo Caulfield, Mick Ferry and Paul Chowdhry. The Comedy Store Manchester, Deansgate Locks. 0870 593 2932. Oct 23, 8pm 11.30pm. £10-14, concs. ——————————————————————————————————11/24 Events 340 Days Out 347-8 Tours 358-9 Get Little Women & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Cricket
P337 Teletext 337 Oct27 21:12:42     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER MANCHESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL - SLAUGHTERHOUSE LIVE A night of songs, sketches and singular strangeness with the five-stong comedy troupe. The Comedy Store Manchester, Deansgate Locks. 0870 593 2932. Oct 24, 8pm. £8, concs. UNBROADCASTABLE RADIO SHOW Topical media satire with songs and sketches. The Comedy Store Manchester, Deansgate Locks. 0870 593 2932. Oct 25, 7.30pm. £5. ——————————————————————————————————12/24 Events 340 Days Out 347-8 Tours 358-9 ] Get Billy Elliot & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Cricket
P337 Teletext 337 Oct27 21:12:58     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER MANCHESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL CHARITY QUIZ Elliot Eastwick hosts this quiz night with three te!ms, featuring celebrities from Coronation Street and Phoenix Nights. The Comedy Store Manchester, Deansgate Locks. 0870 593 2932. Oct 26, 8pm. Prices vary. MANCHESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL - THE COMEDY STORE MANCHESTER Men At Work topical comedy g!mes with Dominic Woodward, Mike Wilkinson, Jim Jeffries and Steve Hughes. The Comedy Store Manchester, Deansgate Locks. 0870 59+ 2932. Oct 27, 8pm. £7, concs. ——————————————————————————————————13/24 Events 340 Days Out 347-8 Tours 358-9 Get Little Women & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Cricket
P337 Teletext 337 Oct27 21:02:13     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER MANCHESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL - STAND UP THURSDAY Andre Vincent, Pierre Hollins, Paul Zerdin and guests dish out the gags. The Comedy Store Manchester, Deansgate Locks. 0870 593 2932. Oct 28, 8pm. £12, concs. MANCHESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL - THE COMEDY STORE MANCHESTER The Best In Stand-Up featuring MC Andre Vincent, Archie Kelly, Jarred Christmas, Pierre Hollins and John Fothergill, plus an open spot. The Comedy Store Manchester, Deansgate Locks. 0870 593 2932. Oct 29, 8pm. £14, concs. ——————————————————————————————————14/24 Events 340 Days Out 347-8 Tours 358-9 Get Billy Elliot & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Cricket
P337 Teletext 337 Oct27 21:02:28     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER BIG VALUE THURSDAY Alex Boardman, Patrick Monahan, John Cooper, Dave Twentyman and MC Dan Nightingale will be raising the roof. Frog And Bucket, Oldham Street. 0161 236 9805. Oct 21, 8.30pm. £5, concs. BARREL OF LAUGHS With an extended set from John Bishop, MC Dan Nightingale and guests. Frog And Bucket, Oldham Street. 0161 236 9805. Oct 22, 8.30pm. £12, concs. ——————————————————————————————————15/24 Events 340 Days Out 347-8 Tours 358-9 Get Little Women & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Cricket
P337 Teletext 337 Oct27 21:03:43     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER BARREL OF LAUGHS With an extended set from Alex Boardman, MC Dan Nightingale, plus Patrick Monahan and John Cooper. Frog And Bucket, Oldham Street. 0161 236 9805. Oct 23, 8.30pm. £12^ ASIAN NIGHTS Paul Chowdhry, Inder Manocha, Paul Sinha and MC Jonathan Mayor step up to the mic. Frog And Bucket, Oldham Street. 0161 236 9805. Oct 24, 8.30pm. £10, concs. ——————————————————————————————————16/24 Events 340 Days Out 347-8 Tours 358-9 PLANET SOUND FOR TOUR DATES p358-359 Classical Lon Class Cinema Cricket
P337 Teletext 337 Oct27 21:03:58     ——————————————  ———————  ———— ] MANCHESTER BIG VALUE THURSDAY Sean Percival, Quincy, Liz Stevens, Ken Bulger and MC John Warburton dare you not laugh. Frog And Bucket, Oldham Street. 0161 236 9805. Oct 27, 8.30pm. £5, concs. BARREL OF LAUGHS Wisecracks galore from Sean Percival, Susan Murray, Gary Delaney and MC John Warbuton. Frog And Bucket, Oldham Street. 0161 236 9805. Oct 29, 8.30pm^ £12, concs. ——————————————————————————————————17/24 Events 340 Days Out 347-8 Tours 358-9 PLANET SOUND FOR TOUR DATES p358-359 Classical Lon Class Cinema Cricket
P337 Teletext 337 Oct27 21:03516     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER MANCHESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL - MIRTH ON MONDAY Side-splitting japes from Freaks Outing, Nige, Sabrina George and Chris Henry. Iguana Bar, Manchester Road. 0161 881 9338. Oct 25, 9pm. Free. MANCHESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL - WAGS ON WEDNESDAY Include an extended set from Jason John Whitehead, Liz Stephens and guests. Iguana Bar, Manchester Road. 0161 881 9338. Oct 27, 9pm. Prices vary. ——————————————————————————————————18/24 Events 340 Days Out 347-8 Tours 358-9 PLANET SOUND FOR TOUR DATES p358-359 Classical Lon Class Cinema Cricket
P337 Teletext 337 Oct27 21:03:26     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER JONGLEURS MANCHESTER Waggish wit from Stu Who?, John Simmit, Ian Stone and Curtis Walker. Jongleurs, Manchester, Chorlton Street. 0870 787 0707. Oct 22 23, 7pm. £12. JONGLEURS MANCHESTER Wry humour from JoJo Smith, Paul Chowdhry, Anthony King and Steve Gribbin. Jongleurs, Manchester, Chorlton Street. 0870 787 0707. Oct 29 30, 7pm. £12. ——————————————————————————————————19/24 Events 340 Days Out 347-8 Tours 358-9 PLANET SOUND FOR TOUR DATES p358-359 Classical Lon Class Cinema Cricket
P337 Teletext 337 Oct27 21:04:43     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER LENNY HENRY - SO MUCH THINGS TO SAY The Dudley-born comic tours his acclaimed, thought-provoking show that features a host of new characters and tackles subjects such as parenthood, love, sex and war. Bridgewater Hall, Lower Mosley Street. 0161 907 9000. Oct 22, 7.30pm. £19.50-£21.50. SEYMOUR MACE - IMAGINARY FRIENDS REUNITED The award-winning comic takes you on a multimedia journey through his mind. Frog And Bucket, Oldham Street. 0161 236 9805. Oct 26, 8.30pm. £6, concs. ——————————————————————————————————20/24 Events 340 Days Out 347-8 Tours 358-9 PLANET SOUND FOR TOUR DATES p358-359 Classical Lon Class Cinema Cricket
P337 Teletext 337 Oct27 21z14:01     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER KEVIN 'BL**DY' WILSON The madcap Australian comic performs his bawdy songs and stand-up. Manchester Academy, Oxford Road. !161 832 1111. Nov 10, 7.30pm. Adv, £15. XS MALARKEY The Amazing Mr Smith, Andy Smith, Mike Fabbri, MC Toby Hadoke and guests will have you rolling in the aisles with laughter. Bar XS, Fallowfield, Wilmslow Road. 0161 257 2403. Oct 26, 8.30pm. £4, mems £2. ——————————————————————————————————21/24 Events 340 Days Out 347-8 Tours 358-9 PLANET SOUND FOR TOUR DATES p358-359 Classical Lon Class Cinema Cricket
P337 Teletext 337 Oct27 21:14:13     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MORECAMBE JEFF GREEN - FROM A-Z The popular stand-up, author of The A-Z Of Living Together and The A-Z Of Being Single, quips about life and love. The Platform, Central Promenade. 01524 582803. Oct 23, 8pm. £12, concs. JEREMY HARDY Stand-up from the leftwing, Perrier Award-winning comic and regular on BBC Radio's The News Quiz, Just A Minute and I SI Haven AC The Platform, Central Promenade. 01524 582803. Oct 22, 8pm. £12, concs. ——————————————————————————————————22/24 Events 340 Days Out 347-8 Tours 358-9 PLANET SOUND FOR TOUR DATES p358-359 Classical Lon Class Cinema Cricket
P337 Teletext 337 Oct27 21:14528     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MORECAMBE RICHARD HERRING - THE TWELVE TASKS OF HERCULES TERRACE The comic attempts 12 feats to match the mythical predecessors, including running a marathon and slaying the Loch Ness monster. The Platform, Central Promenade. 01524 582803. Oct 21, 8pm. £12, concs. MOSSLEY MOSSLEY MIRTH New comedy night with Brendan Riley, Jonathan Mayor, Chris Roche and MC Rob Riley. Westholme Masonic Lodge, Stockport Road. 07740 157671. Oct 29, 8pm. £7, adv £5. ——————————————————————————————————23/24 Events 340 Days Out 347-8 Tours 358-9 PLANET SOUND FOR TOUR DATES p358-359 Classical Lon Class Cinema Cricket
P337 Teletext 337 Oct27 21:14:43     ——————————————  ———————  ———— If you have an event that you would like to be considered eor inclusion in our guide (free of charge) please write at least two weeks in advance to: TELETEXT COMEDY GUIDE PA LISTINGS 292 VAUXHALL BRIDGE ROAD LONDON SW1V 1AE Fax: 020 7963 7800 To be able to consider the event we need the opening time, full venue address, telephone number and a contact mame. Please don't forget to tell us if an event has been cancelled. ——————————————————————————————————24/24 National Events 341 Days Out 347-8 PLANET SOUND FOR TOUR DATES p358-359 Classical Lon Class Cinema Cricket