P337 Teletext 337 Dec11 23:06:00     ——————————————  ———————  ———— CREWE RIBBED Compere John Cooper introduces Rodney Marques, Adam Bowman, Ken Bulger, Iain Woodrow, Jamie Sutherland, The Toothpaste Expedition and Mundo Jazz. The Limelight's Cafe Bar, Hightown. 01270 251929. Dec 15, 8.10pm. £5, mems £3. RIBBED Compere Chris Brooker introduces Dave Ingram, Alex Bell, Limelight Staff plus a very special guest. Also featuring Parody Karaoke and 'Who's Line Is It...' style improvisation. The Limelight's Cafe Bar, Hightown. 01270 251929. Dec 29, 8.10pm. Free. ——————————————————————————————————2/26— Events 365 Days Out 372-3 Tours 358-9 Get SCROOGE THE MUSICAL tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Events
P337 Teletext 337 Dec11 23:06:16     ——————————————  ———————  ———— GLOSSOP COMEDY AT THE GLOBE CHRISTMAS SPECIAL Rib-tickling jokes from Anvil Springstein, Roland Gent, MC Rob Riley and a special guest. The Globe, High Street West. 07838 151454. Dec 22, 8.30pm. £7, adv £5. LIVERPOOL LAUGHTERHOUSE COMEDY CLUB Amusing musings from Tony Law, Dominic Frisby, Archie Kelly and R David. Baby Blue, Edward Pavilion, Albert Dock. 0870 2026 6339. Dec 9-11, 7pm. £12. ——————————————————————————————————3/26— Events 365 Days Out 372-3 Tours 358-9 Get BILL BAILEY & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Events
P337 Teletext 337 Dec11 23:06:33     ——————————————  ———————  ———— LIVERPOOL LAUGHTERHOUSE COMEDY CLUB Banter galore from Gavin Webster, Eddie Ifft, Neil Delamere, Anvil Springstein. Baby Blue, Edward Pavilion, Albert Dock. 0870 2026 6339. Dec 16-18, 7pm. £12. KEN DODD - HAPPINESS SHOW The wild-haired master comic keeps old comedy traditions very much alive with a show guaranteed to render you helpless with laughter. Philharmonic Hall, Hope Street. 0151 709 3789. Dec 29 30, 7.30pm. £12-£16, boxes £20. D access. ——————————————————————————————————4/26— Events 365 Days Out 372-3 Tours 358-9 Get SCROOGE THE MUSICAL tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Events
P337 Teletext 337 Dec11 23:06:50     ——————————————  ———————  ———— LIVERPOOL RAWHIDE Amusing musings from Stewart Francis, Steve Harris, Alun Cochrane and Mick Ferry. Central Hall, Mount Pleasant. 0870 787 1866. Dec 9-11, 8pm. £15, with dinner £25. RAWHIDE Madcap comic antics from John Bishop, Silky, Brendan Riley and Alfie Joey. Central Hall, Mount Pleasant. 0870 787 1866. Dec 15 16, 8pm. £15, with dinner £25. ——————————————————————————————————5/26— Events 365 Days Out 372-3 Tours 358-9 Get BILL BAILEY & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Events
P337 Teletext 337 Dec11 23:07:06     ——————————————  ———————  ———— LIVERPOOL RAWHIDE Acute stand-up from Keith Carter as Nige, Chris Cairns, Brendan Riley and Alfie Joey. Central Hall, Mount Pleasant. 0870 787 1866. Dec 17 18, 8pm. £15, with dinner £25. RAWHIDE Wisecracks galore from John Bishop, Silky, Martin 'Bigpig' Mor and Mick Ferry. Central Hall, Mount Pleasant. 0870 787 1866. Dec 20 21, 8pm. £15, with dinner £25. ——————————————————————————————————6/26— Events 365 Days Out 372-3 Tours 358-9 Get SCROOGE THE MUSICAL tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Events
P337 Teletext 337 Dec11 23:07:23     ——————————————  ———————  ———— LIVERPOOL RAWHIDE Observational stand-up from Keith Carter, R David, Martin 'Bigpig' Mor and Mick Ferry. Central Hall, Mount Pleasant. 0870 787 1866. Dec 22 23, 8pm. £15, with dinner £25. RAWHIDE End of the year show featuring The Raymond And Mr Timpkins Revue and Mick Ferry. Central Hall, Mount Pleasant. 0870 787 1866. Dec 31, 8pm. £55, inc dinner. ——————————————————————————————————7/26— Events 365 Days Out 372-3 Tours 358-9 Get ENGLISH NATIONAL OPERA tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Events
P337 Teletext 337 Dec11 23:07:40     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER ROY CHUBBY BROWN Rude comedy and songs. Carling Apollo Manchester, Ardwick Green. 0870 401 8000. Dec 14 15, 7.30pm. £19. THE COMEDY STORE MANCHESTER Gags galore from Colin Murphy and gujsts. The Comedy Store, Manchester, Deansgate Locks. 0870 593 2932. Dec 10 11, 8pm 11.30pm. £14, late show £10, concs. THE COMEDY STORE MANCHESTER Featuring John Bishop and Rhys Darby. The Comedy Store Manchester, Deansgate Locks. 0870 593 2932. Dec 15, 8pm. £7. ——————————————————————————————————8/26— Events 365 Days Out 372-3 Tours 358-9 Get SCROOGE THE MUSICAL tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Events
P337 Teletext 337 Dec11 23:07:56     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER THE COMEDY STORE MANCHESTER Featuring Rhys Darby and Steve Best. The Comedy Store Manchester, Deansgate Locks. 0870 593 2932. Dec 16, 8pm, Dec 17 18, 8pm, 11.30pm. £10-£14. THE COMEDY STORE MANCHESTER A celebrity Christmas quiz. The Comedy Store Manchester, Deansgate Locks. 0870 593 2932. Dec 20, 8pm. £6. THE COMEDY STORE MANCHESTER Waggish wit from Steve Hughes. The Comedy Store MancPester, Deansgate Locks. 0870 593 2932. Dec 22, 8pm. £7, concs. ——————————————————————————————————9/26— Events 365 Days Out 372-3 Tours 358-9 Get BILL BAILEY & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Events
P337 Teletext 337 Dec11 23:08:13     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER THE COMEDY STORE MANCHESTER Sharp humour from Jim Jeffries. The Comedy Store Manchester, Deansgate Locks. 0870 593 2932. Dec 23, 8pm. £10. THE COMEDY STORE MANCHESTER Jolly japes from Alfie Joey. The Comedy Store Manchester, Deansgate Locks. 0870 593 2932. Dec 29 30, 8pm. £7-£10, concs. THE COMEDY STORE MANCHESTER A special New Year's Eve Show with Junior Simpson. The Comedy Store Manchester, Deansgate Locks. 0870 593 2932. Dec 31, 7pm. £40. ——————————————————————————————————10/26 Events 365 Days Out 372-3 Tours 358-9 Get SCROOGE THE MUSICAL tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Events
P337 Teletext 337 Dec11 23:08:29     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER THE COMEDY STORE MANCHESTER Waggish wit from Colin Murphy. The Comedy Store Manchester, Deansgate Locks. 0870 593 2932. Dec 9, 8pm. £10, concs. COMEDY BALLOON Dave Twentyman tests out his latest material. Briton's Protection, Great Bridgewater Street. 0161 236 5895. Dec 15, 8.30pm. Free. COMEDY BALLOON Amusing musings from Des Sharples, Jo Dakin, Dougie Spicer and MC Neil Smith. Briton's Protection, Great Bridgewater Street. 0161 236 5895. Dec 23, 8.30pm. Free. ——————————————————————————————————11/26 Events 365 Days Out 372-3 Tours 358-9 Get ENGLISH NATIONAL OPERA tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Events
P337 Teletext 337 Dec11 23:08:46     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER AARREL OF LAUGHS Featuring Anvil Springstein and MC Dave Willi!ms. Frog And Bucket, Oldham Street. 0161 236 9805. Dec 11, 8.30pm. £15. BEAT THE FROG New acts introduced by MC Dan Nightingale. Frog And Bucket, Oldham Street. 0161 236 9805. Dec 13 20, 8.30pm. Free. BIG VALUE THURSDAY Brendan Riley, Seymour Mace and MC Mick Ferry will have you roaring with laughter. Frog And Bucket, Oldham Street. 0161 236 9805. Dec 16, 8.30pm. £12. ——————————————————————————————————12/26 Events 365 Days Out 372-3 Tours 358-9 Get SCROOGE THE MUSICAL tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Events
P337 Teletext 337 Dec11 23:09:02     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER BARREL OF LAUGHS Brendan Riley and MC Mick Ferry will be raising the roof. Frog And Bucket, Oldham Street. 0161 236 9805. Dec 17 18, 8.30pm. £15. BARREL OF LAUGHS Martin Bigpig and MC Patrick Monahan amuse the crowd with their zany humour. Frog And Bucket, Oldham Street. 0161 236 9805. Dec 21 22, 8.30pm. £12. BIG VALUE THURSDAY Steve Harris and MC Jonathan Mayor step up to the mic. Frog And Bucket, Oldham Street. 0161 236 9805. Dec 23, 8.30pm. £12. ——————————————————————————————————13/26 Events 365 Days Out 372-3 Tours 358-9 Get BILL BAILEY & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Events
P337 Teletext 337 Dec11 23:09:19     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER MIRTH ON MONDAY Tony Hendriks, Woon and MC Des Sharples dish out the gags. Iguana Bar, Manchester Road. 0161 881 9338. Dec 13, 9pm. Free. MIRTH ON MONDAY Alan Carr, Sarah Ledger and guests step up to the mic. Iguana Bar, Manchester Road. 0161 881 9338. Dec 20, 9pm. Free. MIRTH ON MONDAY Chris Cairns, Jason Cooke, Danny Hurst and MC Des Sharples bring their acerbic humour to the stage. Iguana Bar, Manchester Road. 0161 881 9338. Dec 27, 9pm. Free. ——————————————————————————————————14/26 Events 365 Days Out 372-3 Tours 358-9 Get SCROOGE THE MUSICAL tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Events
P337 Teletext 337 Dec11 23:09:39     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER MIRTH ON MONDAY Skewed stand-up from Dan Nightingale, MC Des Sharples and guests. Iguana Bar, Manchester Road. 0161 881 9338. Jan 3, 9pm. Free. INNOCENT CRIMINALS Nick Doody, John Mayor and MC Dave Bishop treat us to their unique brand of humour. Zumeba, Oxford Road. 0161 236 8438. Dec 10, 7.30pm. £4. INNOCENT CRIMINALS Silky, Paul Bettney, and MC Rod Marques dare you not to laugh. Zumeba, Oxford Road. 0161 236 8438. Dec 17, 7.30pm. £4. ——————————————————————————————————15/26 Events 365 Days Out 372-3 Tours 358-9 Get BILL BAILEY & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Classical Lon Class Cinema Events
P337 Teletext 337 Dec11 23:09:52     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER IONGLEURS MANCHESTER Comic mayhem from Brendan Riley and Steve Gribbin. Jongleurs, Manchester, Chorlton St. 0870 787 0707. Dec 10, 6.15pm. £34.95, inc Christmas platter. JONGLEURS MANCHESTER Acute stand-up from Roger Monkhouse. Jongleurs, Manchester, Chorlton St. 0870 787 0707. Dec 11, 6.15pm. £24.95. JONGLEURS MANCHESTER Waggish wit from Mike Milligan. Jongleurs, Manchester, Chorlton St. 0870 787 0707. Dec 15, 6.15pm. £19.95, inc bronze platter. ——————————————————————————————————16/26 Events 365 Days Out 372-3 Tours 358-9 PLANET SOUND FOR TOUR DATES p358-359 Classical Lon Class Cinema Events
P337 Teletext 337 Dec11 23:10:09     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER JONGLEURS MANCHESTER Wry humour from Mike Milligan, Dave Williams, Tony Hendriks and Wil. Jongleurs, Manchester, Chorlton Street. 0870 787 0707. Dec 16, 6.15pm. £24.95. IONGLEURS MANCHESTER Mirthful humour from Mike Milligan, Tony Hendriks, Anthony King and Wil. Jongleurs, Manchester, Chorlton Street. 0870 787 0707. Dec 17, 6.15pm. £34.95, inc Christmas platter. ——————————————————————————————————17/26 Events 365 Days Out 372-3 Tours 358-9 PLANET SOUND FOR TOUR DATES p358-359 Classical Lon Class Cinema Events
P337 Teletext 337 Dec11 23:10:29     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER JONGLEURS MANCHESTER Madcap comic antics from Sean Percival, Paul Chowdhry, Christian Reilly and Dave Johns. Jongleurs, Manchester, Chorlton Street. 0870 787 0707. Dec 18, 6.15pm. £24.95. JONGLEURS MANCHESTER Waggish wit from Raymond Mearns, Johnny Candon, Tom Stade and Dave Johns. Jongleurs, Manchester, Chorlton Street. 0870 787 0707. Dec 21 22, 6.15pm. £19.95. ——————————————————————————————————18/26 Events 365 Days Out 372-3 Tours 358-9 PLANET SOUND FOR TOUR DATES p358-359 Classical Lon Class Cinema Events
P337 Teletext 337 Dec11 23:10:42     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER IONGLEURS MANCHESTER Off-the-cuff wit from Tony Morewood, Tom Stade, Toby Foster and Dom Carroll. Eongleurs, Manchester, Chorlton Street. 0870 787 0707. Dec 31, 6.15pm. £34.95, inc Christmas platter. JONGLEURS MANCHESTER Wisecracks galore from Brendan Riley, Jim Jeffries, Steve Gribbin and a special guest. Jongleurs, Manchester, Chorlton Street. 0870 787 0707. Dec 9, 6.15pm. £19.95, inc bronze platter. ——————————————————————————————————19/26 Events 365 Days Out 372-3 Tours 358-9 PLANET SOUND FOR TOUR DATES p358-359 Classical Lon Class Cinema Events
P337 Teletext 337 Dec11 23:10:59     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER JONGLEURS COMPANY CHRISTMAS PARTY Comedy for companies of all sizes, featuring top stand-ups, dining and dancing. City Of Manchester Stadium, Rowsley Street. 0870 011 1245. Dec 15 16, 6.30pm. From £45 per person. LAURENCE AND GUS - MEN IN LOVE The winners of the Double Act Award 2003 dissect men's approach to love in a series of comic sketches. The Studio, Royal Exchange Theatre, St Anne's Square. 0161 833 9833. Dec 9, 7.30pm, Dec 10, 7.30pm 9.30pm, Dec 11, 8pm. £8.50, concs. ——————————————————————————————————20/26 Events 365 Days Out 372-3 Tours 358-9 PLANET SOUND FOR TOUR DATES p358-359 Classical Lon Class Cinema Events
P337 Teletext 337 Dec11 23:11:15     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER SEYMOUR MACE - IMAGINERY FRIENDS REUNITED (FOR CHRISTMAS) Take a trip into the mind of the City Life and North West Comedy Award winner. The omedy Store Manchester, Deansgate Locks. 0870 593 2932. Dec 21, 8pm. £8, concs. US ALL-STARS VS LAUGH JA New York meets Jamaica at a comedy face-off that's not for the faint hearted. The Dancehouse, Oxford Road. 0161 237 9753. Dec 27, 7.30pm. £12. ——————————————————————————————————21/26 Events 365 Days Out 372-3 Tours 358-9 PLANET SOUND FOR TOUR DATES p358-359 Classical Lon Class Cinema Events
P337 Teletext 337 Dec11 23:11:32     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER XS MALARKEY Rhys Darby, Matt And Faron, Demetrius Deech, MC Toby Hadoke and a special guest step up to the mic. Bar XS, Fallowfield, Wilmslow Road. 0161 257 2403. Dec 14, 8.30pm. £4, mems £2. THE ZZUB COMEDY CLUB Seymour Mace, Alfie Joey, Greg Cook and MC Justin Moorhouse will have you roaring with laughter. Southern Hotel, Mauldeth Road West. 07961 514961. Dec 23, 8pm. £7^ ——————————————————————————————————22/26 Events 365 Days Out 372-3 Tours 358-9 PLANET SOUND FOR TOUR DATES p358-359 Classical Lon Class Cinema Events
P337 Teletext 337 Dec11 23:11:42     ——————————————  ———————  ———— MANCHESTER THE ZZUB COMEDY CLUB Phil Walker, John Warburton, Des Sharples and MC Justin Moorhouse treat us to their favourite jokes. Southern Hotel, Mauldeth Road West. 07961 514961. Dec 9, 8pm. £7. OLDHAM COMEDY AT THE CASTLE Off-the-cuff wit from Anthony J Brown, Freaks Outing, Steve Shanyaski, Paul Betney and MC Rob Riley. The Castle, Union Street. 07838 151454. Dec 21, 8.30pm. £7, mems £5. ——————————————————————————————————23/26 Events 365 Days Out 372-3 Tours 358-9 PLANET SOUND FOR TOUR DATES p358-359 Classical Lon Class Cinema Events
P337 Teletext 337 Dec11 23:12:05     ——————————————  ———————  ———— SALE AUZZ COMEDY CLUB Madcap comic antics from Justine Moorhouse, Duncan Oakley, Dom Woodward and MC Agraman. Waterside Arts Centre, Waterside Plaza. 0161 912 5616. Dec 18, 8pm. £10, concs. BUZZ COMEDY CLUB Inventive stand-up from John Bishop, Jason Manford, Alfie Joey and MC Agraman. Waterside Arts entre, Waterside Plaza. 0161 912 5616. Dec 29, 8pm. £10, concs. ——————————————————————————————————24/26 Events 365 Days Out 372-3 Tours 358-9 PLANET SOUND FOR TOUR DATES p358-359 Classical Lon Class Cinema Events
P337 Teletext 337 Dec11 23:12:22     ——————————————  ———————  ———— ST HELENS KEN DODD - HAPPINESS SHOW The wild-haired master comic keeps old comedy traditions very much alive with a show guaranteed to render you helpless with laughter. Theatre Royal, Corporation Street. 01744 756000. Dec 9, 7.30pm. £15. WARRINGTON KEN DODD - HAPPINESS SHOW The wild-haired master comic keeps old comedy traditions very much alive with a show guaranteed to render you helpless with laughter. Parr Hall, Palmyra Square. 01925 442345. Dec 23, 7.30pm. £15.50. ——————————————————————————————————25/26 Events 365 Days Out 372-3 Tours 358-9 PLANET SOUND FOR TOUR DATES p358-359 Classical Lon Class Cinema Events
P337 Teletext 337 Dec11 23:12:38     ——————————————  ———————  ———— If you have an event that you would like to be considered for 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 meed the opening time, full venue address, telephone number and a contact name. Please don't forget to tell us if an event has been cancelled. ——————————————————————————————————26/26 National Events 366 Days Out 372-3 PLANET SOUND FOR TOUR DATES p358-359 Classical Lon Class Cinema Events