stand up comedy

The Antics Joke Show once again graces the stage of Cafe Kino with a gut-busting night of improv, musical and stand-up comedy!

Improv 301 Game Explore the comedy of the scene. Game is the shiniest moment in an improv scene. By playing Game we are exploring the scene’s comedic possibilities. We will create engaging characters, find patterns, and explore how to heighten…

Are you an improviser wanting to get into stand up? Over one weekend, In the experienced hands of Chris Head, create and perform a five-minute stand up comedy act.

The Stand-Ups perform their sets, interspersed with a new story, drawing inspiration from the jokes and interactions of the standup with the audience.

The award-winning feminist, atheist, polyamorous comedian and writer for Have I Got News For You, puts away all those years of coquettishness and gets off the fence.

Parent’s Basement is Bristol’s home for state-side style longform improv, featuring some of the funniest improvisers the South West has to offer. Our house team perform sketches directly inspired from stories told by a guest monologist, then in the second…

Parent’s Basement is Bristol’s home for state-side style longform improv, featuring some of the funniest improvisers the South West has to offer. Our house team perform sketches directly inspired from stories told by a guest monologist, then in the second…

Parent’s Basement is Bristol’s home for state-side style longform improv, featuring some of the funniest improvisers the South West has to offer. Our house team perform sketches directly inspired from stories told by a guest monologist, then in the second…

Hal’s literally filled our screens recently on Have I Got News For You, The Apprentice: You’re Fired, Bake Off: Extra Slice, and Live at the Apollo.

The Antics Joke Show presents “The Best Stand-up, sketch and improv in town”, with a night jam-packed with incredible local comedic talent and visiting headliners from further afield. The show has been featured in Bristol 24/7, The Bristol Magazine, and…

We are starting the year in style with an amazing lineup, in a new venue! This array of talent includes improv superstars The Committee, a mix of golden oldies and new material from Up The Antics and stand-up from two…

Learn how to write and perform stand up comedy with comedian Angie Belcher.

Parent’s Basement is Bristol’s home for state-side style longform improv, featuring some of the funniest improvisers the South West has to offer. Our house team perform sketches directly inspired from stories told by a guest monologist, then in the second…

Returning for its eight year, and running from 5th – 14th April, we’re on the lookout for a diverse range of performers, shows and genres. We love developing new artists/work, so entry is free with artists receiving 85% of profits.

Parent’s Basement is Bristol’s home for Chicago style longform improv, featuring some of the funniest improvisers the South West has to offer. Our house team perform sketches directly inspired from stories told by a guest monologist, then in the second…

Two comedians gear up for Edinburgh – two hilarious solo shows, for two nights only!