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Comedy at Kings Place

Comedy programming at Kings Place includes everything from stand-up, sketch, character, and improv through to humour with a musical flavour, with an emphasis on the innovative, exciting and the seriously funny. The aim is to introduce audiences to new genres, mixing comedy with storytelling, poetry, music and the visual arts. Recent acts have included Tim Minchin, Russell Howard, Ardal O'Hanlon, Bridget Christie, Russell Kane, Tim Key, Rob Newman, Chris Addison, Austentatious, Josie Long, Jon Ronson, Adam Riches, Pappy’s, Sara Pascoe, Andrew Maxwell, Abandoman, John Hegley, Joseph Morpurgo, Isy Suttie, John Kearns, Tony Law and Cariad Lloyd.

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Hall Two

Get In The Sea

Thursday, 8 September 2016 - 8:00pm /

The sea. Dark, unforgiving, and above all else, wet. It’s also where Andy Dawson started hurling everything that is stupid and wrong about modern life via his Twitter feed (@getinthesea) last year.

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St Pancras Room

Rachel Parris: Best Laid Plans

Friday, 9 September 2016 - 8:30pm /

Rachel Parris is an award-winning musical comedian and improviser. Her songs are regularly played on BBC Radio 4, BBC Wales and BBC 6 Music. Last year she was named the Independent’s One To Watch and nominated for a Chortle award.

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St Pancras Room

Daphne

Saturday, 10 September 2016 - 5:30pm /

After ‘threatening to be the hottest gang in town’ (★★★★ The List), the Foster’s Edinburgh Fringe Best Newcomer-nominated sketch trio Daphne (Phil Wang, Jason Forbes and George Fouracres), return to threaten the innocent attendees of the Kings Place Festival.

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Battlebridge Room

Comedy & Burger Night! feat. Ed Gamble, Lolly Adefope & Elf Lyons

Saturday, 10 September 2016 - 7:00pm /

Join us on the terrace for a BBQ and then make your way into our very own Kings Place comedy club on the canal, featuring stand-up favourite Ed Gamble, The Independent’s One to Watch Lolly Adefope and Media Eye Rising Star 2016 Elf Lyons.

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Hall One

Mitch Benn – Don’t Believe a Word

Sunday, 11 September 2016 - 4:30pm /

A show that will make you laugh a lot and think a bit as well as Mitch debunks myths, exposes nonsense and grapples with the very nature of knowledge itself... with amusing consequences and of course a few songs along the way.

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St Pancras Room

The Story Beast

Sunday, 11 September 2016 - 5:45pm /

2015 Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Awards Best Newcomer Nominee John Henry Falle (of Radio 4, Chortle-nominated sketch idiots, The Beta Males) hath become The Story Beast. Behold his rattle-bag of demented tales, terrifying ritual and unrelenting Anglo-Saxon lolz...

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Hall One

Robert Newman: The Brain Show

Sunday, 11 September 2016 - 7:00pm /

Featuring the world’s only brain-imaging hat, an electroencephalograph EEG helmet that gives a live read out of Robert’s mental state during the show, as he explores the vast claims made by brain science.

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Hall One

SOLD OUT – My Dad Wrote a Porno (Extra Show)

Wednesday, 21 September 2016 - 8:00pm /

In their very first live shows, Jamie Morton will be reading a brand new chapter of his father’s absurd erotica with his friends, James Cooper and BBC Radio 1’s Alice Levine. Expect tombolas, pomegranates and turkey sandwiches – this show is NOT to be missed!

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Hall One

SOLD OUT – Athletico Mince

Thursday, 22 September 2016 - 7:00pm /

Hosted by Bob Mortimer and Andy Dawson, Athletico Mince is probably the only football podcast that regularly forgets to cover the subject of football.

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Hall One

SOLD OUT – My Dad Wrote a Porno

Thursday, 22 September 2016 - 9:30pm /

In their very first live shows, Jamie Morton will be reading a brand new chapter of his father’s absurd erotica with his friends, James Cooper and BBC Radio 1’s Alice Levine. Expect tombolas, pomegranates and turkey sandwiches – this show is NOT to be missed!

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PLEASE NOTE
: Support acts and MCs may be subject to change – we will only contact ticket holders should the headline act change.