The Last Laugh: The best comedy events on Skiddle

We are back once again with the February edition of Last Laugh, where we look at all the best comedy events on sale on Skiddle in 2024; check them out below!

Skiddle Staff

Date published: 7th Feb 2024

Well done, we've got through January! Some of you without even boozing... fair play. But, February isn't the most exciting of months either, and it's still bloody cold. So, why don't you warm up and cheer up by getting packed into a room and giggling away at some of the UK's finest comedians? Well, if so, we here at Skiddle want to make it happen!

Throughout the month, and into the rest of 2024, we've got a huge variety of comedy shows for you to test your funny bone at. From shows from some of the country's biggest comics like Rhys James and Seann Walsh; to some of the best-rising comics in the country in Urooj Ashfaq and Ria Lina; to several multi-comedian variety nights where you truly get bang for your buck, and a proper good giggle to go alongside. Whatever you're after, we've got all the gigs to satiate your comedy needs in the coming months.

So scroll down, check out this month's Last Laugh, and make sure to secure your tickets in the boxes provided! 



CLOSEUP COMEDY at Hockley Social Club w/ Scott Bennett and more.

When: Thursday 28th March 2024

Where: Hockley Social Club in Birmingham

After one hell of another year at Hockley Social Club, CLOSEUP COMEDY is back at Hockley Social Club for 2024 on the last Thursday of every month, with four of the best stand-ups in the country, plus street food and amazing drinks courtesy of Digbeth Dining Club.

Their March edition sees resident MC Freddy Quinne joined by Notthinham ace Scott Bennett, Ali Woods and Jordan Ducharme. A monstrous bill of belly-aching laughs that will make for one of the best Thursday nights you'll have all year. Grab tickets below! 


Tickets for CLOSEUP COMEDY at Hockley Social Club w/ Scott Bennett and more.

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Urooj Ashfaq: Oh No!

When: Wednesday 7th February 2024

Where: The Wardrobe in Leeds

Fresh from winning Best Newcomer at the Edinburgh Comedy Awards, Urooj Ashfaq, one of India's most exciting comics, as she embarks on her debut UK tour; the same one which won her the award at Edinburgh.

Oh no! is about Urooj, her family, the things that annoy her, and the things she loves. With a degree in psychology and later going on to be in therapy herself; it's going to be a ride of self-analysid that'll leave your sides split. Grab tickets below!

Urooj Ashfaq was also featured in Skiddle's best up-and-coming comedians in 2024 list, find out more about Urooj, and who else we selected, by reading the piece - HERE


Tickets for Urooj Ashfaq: Oh No! at The Wardrobe in Leeds

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Side Street Comedy | Manchester

When: Thursday 8th February 2024

Where: Side Street Studio in Manchester

Side Street Studios brings you an absolutely STACKED multi-headline bill of live comedy, and there are tickets still available! With the likes of Sex Education Principal Eshaan Akbar, slow-mo superstar Karl Porter, Scouse-Chicagoan-Londoner Hatty Preston, and the classic cult chaos of Phil Ellis

There are few better comedy lineups than this in Manchester, so secure yourself a night of non-stop laughs with the tickets below. Just be quick! the event is tomorrow night!


Tickets for Side Street Comedy | Manchester

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Funny Beeseness - Seann Walsh

When: Friday 1st March 2024

Where: The Castle And Falcon in Birmingham

Funny Beeseness is coming back to The Castle And Falcon on the 1st of March and this time they are bringing an immense lineup of some of the funniest people in the country; headlined by none other than the incredible Seann Walsh!

Resident MC Wayne Beese will return, with deadpan Brummie and Best Breakthrough Act at the 2021 Midlands Comedy Awards, Tal Davies, and award-winning comedian whose TV career is flying (Live at the Apollo, Have I Got News For You, 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown), Nabil Abdulrashid, both supporting. It's gonna be a belter in Brum, grab your tickets below!


Tickets for Funny Beeseness - Seann Walsh at The Castle And Falcon in Birmingham

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Henning Wehn: Acid Wehn

When: Thursday 3rd October 2024

Where: Southport Comedy Festival Under Canvas At Victoria Park in Southport

Award-deserving German Comedy Ambassador Henning Wehn takes an unbiased look at climate change, a topic sure to delight audiences and no surprise. After all, everyone loves talking about the weather. Rain or shine, all will be fine. Or maybe it won’t. Who knows?! Come along. Or else.

This date at the Southport Comedy Festival is a while away, but we reckon it'll sell out quick time, so grab your tickets now!


Tickets for Henning Wehn: Acid Wehn at Southport Comedy Festival

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The CCC with Dan Nightingale 10th Feb '24

When: Saturday 13th January 2024

Where: St Marys Creative Space in Chester

The Comedians Club Chester is one of the best new comedy clubs in the North West. Laughter pours out of the incredible converted church that is St Mary's Creative Space for one Saturday every month and the gigs are hosted by one half of the Have A Word Podcast, Dan Nightingale. With this one being the first of 2024.

This time around, Dan will be joined by the Edinburgh Comedy Award nominated cult hero, Luke Toulson; the multi-award winning musical comedy machine, Tom Taylor; with the quintessentially northern, and effortlessly hilarious Paul McCaffrey headlining. It's going to be a side-splitter in Chester, grab your tickets now! 


Tickets for The CCC with Dan Nightingale 10th Feb '24

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Jeff Innocent: Smart Casual

When: Wednesday 27th March 2024

Where: The Wardrobe in Leeds

British Comedian of the Year Winner and social media sensation, Jeff Innocent is embarking on his first-ever nationwide UK tour.

Jeff will be bringing his unique and hilarious cultural insights on the road for the first time in a career that has spanned almost three decades and earned him a reputation as one of the greatest living comedians the country has to offer. Grab tickets to his show at Leeds below!


Tickets for Jeff Innocent: Smart Casual at The Wardrobe in Leeds

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Vittorio Angelone: Who Do You Think You Are? I Am!

When: Wednesday 28th February 2024

Where: Old Fire Station in Carlisle

Following his five-star, sold-out, award-nominated debut show in 2022, Vittorio Angelone is back touring, with his new hour that absolutely killed it at the fringe last year. After solving all the problems in the world with his first hour, his new show looks inward to who he thinks he is, who other comedians think he is, who you think he is and the truth that lies somewhere in between those three.

One half of the Mike & Vittorio’s Guide to Parenting Podcast, who has also cultivated a huge online following from stand-up clips and podcasts, regularly amassing millions of views on various platforms, this tour from Vittorio will be exceptional. Grab tickets to his Carlisle date below!


Tickets for Vittorio Angelone: Who Do You Think You Are? I Am! at Old Fire Station in Carlisle

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Good Ship Comedy feat. Rhys James

When: Friday 16th February 2024

Where: The Birds in London

Good Ship Comedy is sailing out east for the first time to bring some of the finest headliners in the land to Leystone, and this month the wonderful Rhys James.

An accomplished comedian, writer and actor who you will have seen on ‘Roast Battle’, ‘A League of Their Own’ and ‘Live At The Apollo’ and as a regular panellist on ‘Mock The Week’. Rhys is an absolute delight and always delivers a lightning-paced, gag-dense, precision-delivered set. Grab tickets to this special London show below!


Tickets for Good Ship Comedy feat. Rhys James

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Ria Lina: Riawakening

When: Sunday 21st April 2024

Where: The Leadmill in Sheffield 

In the aftermath of a global pandemic, comedian and scientist, Ria Lina has had a Riawakening and sees the world differently. In this, her highly anticipated debut tour, Ria tackles the issues of coming out of a global pandemic, the new normal, divorce, dating in a new digital world, motherhood and what it really means to be a woman today.

Fearless, provocative, and very funny, Ria Lina is the only Filipina comedian in British stand-up and a hugely admired talent in the comedy industry. See her at the coveted Leadmill by grabbing tickets below!


Tickets for Ria Lina: Riawakening at The Leadmill in Sheffield 

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Check out our What's On Guide to discover even more rowdy raves and sweaty gigs taking place over the coming weeks and months. For festivals, lifestyle events and more, head on over to our Things To Do page or be inspired by the event selections on our Inspire Me page.