Have a laugh with our top comedy picks

Everyone knows that if you’re feeling a bit down, laughter is the best medicine. With immersive and wacky dining experiences, comical musicals and stand-up from some of our favourite comedians, there’s sure to be something to leave you tickled. Whether you’re looking for a little light relief, or just an excuse to laugh out loud with your friends, fill your calendar with comedy and come and have a chortle with us at the Centre.

Here’s our pick of 10 shows not to miss in 2018…


26 & 27 October

New show now on sale from the lovable host of Mock the Week. ‘If you want a comic who can hold an audience in the palm of his hand for two hours, here’s your man’ (The Times).


25 – 31 January (ffresh)

Basil, Sybil and Manuel serve up your 3-course meal in ffresh with an extra portion of improvisation and a large glass of glee.


20 – 24 March

Lovingly ripped off from the hugely successful 1975 film Monty Python and the Holy Grail. Coconuts at the ready!


11 March

This is Jimmy’s Best of, Ultimate, Gold, Greatest Hits Tour. An incredible, unparalleled night of entertainment full of perfectly crafted jokes.

*Limited availability


26 April – 5 May (Weston Studio)

The acclaimed stage production of Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s cult BBC Three hit, Fleabag – an uproariously funny and true account of some sort of a female living her sort of life.


1 & 2 February (ffresh)

Four actors play nine characters in a whirlwind of laughter, love and tears. Take your place at the sit-down meal and belly-laugh the evening away.


7 April (ffresh)

Ahead of their annual festival, the Mach’ team are road-tripping across the UK with a teaser showcase featuring Suzi Ruffell, Rachel Parris, Lou Sanders and more.




28 May – 2 June

Starring Nigel Havers, Denis Lawson and Stephen Tompkinson, Art is one of the most successful comedies ever, exploring the value of art and the true values of friendship.

 ‘You’ll roar with laughter’ (New York Post).


24 – 28 April

The weight is over! Packed full of warmth, love and weight loss, this new stage show from national treasure Kay Mellor reunites our favourite foodie friends.


21 January

Hilarious stand-up from the 8 Out of 10 Cats team captain. Come and see what he’s blithering on about.

*Standing Tickets only – call Ticket Office on 029 2063 6464 for info .