Lancaster Comedy Festival

Lancaster Comedy Festival

Age Range: 18+

The first ever Lancaster Comedy Fest is coming! April 26th to 28th.

It’s a festival created to bring a feast of affordable live comedy which befits such an amazing city as Lancaster. There’s an amazing and exciting weekend of live comedy lined-up featuring the best up and coming local talent as well as from further afield.

Highlights include Twitter sensation Sooz Kempner, Ali Brice, Sam Serrano, Sally-Anne Fellows, One Man Arnie and Karl Porter, he of the slow motion goal celebration.

Three days, five venues, thirty-four shows. Most are free entry, a few are £5 to get in.

The Gregson will host events on the Sunday in the Secret Cinema

Gregson Line-Up:
Sunday 28th April

-2:30pm Neurodiversions (Emerson Young and Ethan Madds) FREE / PWYW
A split hour show featuring two neurodivergent comedians and their weird-yet-wonderful worldviews.

-3:15pm Mersey Tyne (Ryan Woods) FREE / PWYW
A hilarious hour of standup comedy from some of the best up and coming performers of the Liverpool comedy scene

-4:30pm Haway The Firm (Ryan Woods) FREE / PWYW
A hilarious hour of standup comedy from some of the best up and coming performers of the Liverpool / Newcastle comedy scene

-5:45pm Masters Of the Scene (Banned Practice) FREE / PWYW
Banned Practice is a musical comedy extravaganza that explores the concept of cancel culture, aging in an ever changing word and dad bods.

-7:00pm ABC of One-Liner Jokes (Kevin O’Brien) £5.00
An alphabetic subject based one-liner show

-8:15pm Jack Kelly & Jimmy Shirley: Pool’s Gold (Jack Kelly & Jimmy Shirley) FREE / PWYW
Two of the North’s finest award-entering stand-ups, with hilarious tales of growing up in the North West and observations of modern day life that are hilarious, insightful and full of ‘extremely well crafted punchlines’