Lucky Quip – New Material Night

Every Tuesday we feature pro and semi-pro comedians perfecting their finely crafted material and trying out some freshly baked jokes on an enthusiastic audience and all for just £2!

Date: Tue 28th Jun.
Time: 7:30pm.
Venue: The Original Oak.
Admission: £2.00.
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Lucky Quip – New Material Night

Every Tuesday we feature pro and semi-pro comedians perfecting their finely crafted material and trying out some freshly baked jokes on an enthusiastic audience and all for just £2!

Date: Tue 5th Jul.
Time: 7:30pm.
Venue: The Original Oak.
Admission: £2.00.
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Matt Forde: Clowns To The Left Of Me…

There are wallies everywhere and half of them are running the country. The other half are trying to. Matt Forde (Spitting Image, Have I Got News For You, The Last Leg, The Royal Variety Performance) lashes out right, left and centre. And chucks in some funny voices. “our foremost satirical stand-up…Whatever your politics, you’ll find excellence here” ★★★★ Stephen Armstrong, The Sunday Times

Date: Fri 8th Jul.
Time: 7:15pm.
Venue: The Wardrobe.
Admission: £15adv.
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Steve Bugeja

One of comedy’s most exciting rising stars, Steve Bugeja (AKA ‘The Mighty Booj’, ‘Moulin Booj’, or – for December only – ‘Ebenezer Booj’). A familiar face on TV and radio, Steve hosted the BBC Radio 4 series, ‘Economics with Subtitles’ and has made numerous appearances on TV shows such as The ‘Russell Howard Hour’ (Sky One), ‘Love Island: Aftersun ‘(ITV2) and ‘Russell Howard’s Stand Up Central’ (Comedy Central).

Date: Fri 8th Jul.
Time: 9:00pm.
Venue: The Wardrobe.
Admission: £12adv.
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Lucky Quip – New Material Night

Every Tuesday we feature pro and semi-pro comedians perfecting their finely crafted material and trying out some freshly baked jokes on an enthusiastic audience and all for just £2!

Date: Tue 12th Jul.
Time: 7:30pm.
Venue: The Original Oak.
Admission: £2.00.
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Simon Brodkin: Work In Progress

After three hugely successful BBC series as Lee Nelson, multiple sell-out tours and various court appearances following world-famous stunts on Theresa May, Sepp Blatter, Donald Trump, Kanye West and Britain’s Got Talent, the award-winning comedian unleashes his funniest creation yet… himself!

Date: Wed 13th Jul.
Time: 7:15pm.
Venue: The Wardrobe.
Admission: £10adv.
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Lucky Quip – New Material Night

Every Tuesday we feature pro and semi-pro comedians perfecting their finely crafted material and trying out some freshly baked jokes on an enthusiastic audience and all for just £2!

Date: Tue 19th Jul.
Time: 7:30pm.
Venue: The Original Oak.
Admission: £2.00.
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Lucky Quip – New Material Night

Every Tuesday we feature pro and semi-pro comedians perfecting their finely crafted material and trying out some freshly baked jokes on an enthusiastic audience and all for just £2!

Date: Tue 26th Jul.
Time: 7:30pm.
Venue: The Original Oak.
Admission: £2.00.
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The House Of Fun Comedy Club

Starring – EMMANUEL SONUBI, TOM WRIGGLESWORTH & HAYLEY ELLIS

; Every month we feature the best comedy talent – household names of the past, present and future… right on your doorstep! ‘Probably the best value for money comedy club in the country’ – The Guardian
Date: Fri 29th Jul.
Time: 8:30pm.
Venue: The Original Oak.
Admission: £10adv/£12otd.
Tom Stade: The High Road

During these turbulent times, Tom has been flying by the seat of his pants and trying to remember what was important before responsibility and fear got in the way. He’s simplified his life; sold his house (and most of his retro possessions) and embarked on his latest round of misadventures.

Date: Wed 28th Sep.
Time: 7:30pm.
Venue: The Wardrobe.
Admission: £18.50adv.
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Tom Stade: The High Road

During these turbulent times, Tom has been flying by the seat of his pants and trying to remember what was important before responsibility and fear got in the way. He’s simplified his life; sold his house (and most of his retro possessions) and embarked on his latest round of misadventures.

Date: Thu 29th Sep.
Time: 7:30pm.
Venue: The Wardrobe.
Admission: £18.50adv.
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Jayde Adams: Men, I Can Save You

Change is always hard and what better person to lead the men, selflessly by the hand into the new world than TV’s Jayde Adams. Multi award winning comedian and actress, Jayde Adams’ critically-acclaimed special was released on Amazon Prime to worldwide applause, was longlisted for an Emmy and has amassed over 156 million views.

Date: Wed 5th Oct.
Time: 7:30pm.
Venue: The Wardrobe.
Admission: £16adv.
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Dan Nightingale: Smasher

SOLD OUT. Extra date added on Thursday 20th October.

Date: Thu 6th Oct.
Time: 7:30pm.
Venue: The Wardrobe.
Admission: £14adv.
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Justin Moorhouse: Stretch & Think

Justin is back: still funny, yet middle aged. A brand new show that may contain: Yoga, getting older, Madonna, shoplifters, Labradoodles, middle-aged cyclists, The Menopause, running, hating football fans but loving football, not drinking, funerals, is Tapas a rip off?, Captain Tom, Droylsden, the environment, self-improvement, ruining a sexual position, electric car charging spots used by doggers, nursery graduation, horses, Stig look-a-likes, home cooked food in places that aren’t your own home, the odd advantages of fundamental religions, the gym, shop door etiquette. And he’s got a new suit. Come, it’ll be fun.

Date: Sat 8th Oct.
Time: 7:00pm.
Venue: The Wardrobe.
Admission: £15adv.
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Isy Suttie: Jackpot

As seen as Dobby in Channel 4’s ‘Peep Show’, Esther in ‘Shameless’, Ally in ‘Man Down’, and on ‘Would I Lie To You’, ‘8 Out of 10 Cats’, ‘Q.I.’ and much more, Isy has been nominated for three British Comedy Awards, and won a gold Sony Award for her BBC Radio 4 series, ‘Isy Suttie’s Love Letters’.

Date: Tue 11th Oct.
Time: 7:30pm.
Venue: The Wardrobe.
Admission: £16.50.
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Scott Bennett: Great Scott

Recently described by the Evening Standard as “Live Comedy’s best kept secret” and recently seen on BBC One’s ‘Live At The Apollo’, Scott Bennett has been blazing a trail through the stand-up circuit for the best part of a decade. He’s in massive demand as a comedy writer for many high-profile acts such Chris Ramsey and Jason Manford, and with regular appearances on BBC Radio 4’s The News Quiz and The Now Show, Scott is on the verge of breaking through into the big time.

Date: Thu 13th Oct.
Time: 7:30pm.
Venue: The Wardrobe.
Admission: £15adv.
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Harriet Kemsley: Honeysuckle Island

Fed up with being told how to look and behave since she was a teenager, Harriet is taking a long hard squint at the beauty industry through her two remaining false eye lashes. As seen on ‘Live at the Apollo’, ‘8 Out of 10 Cats does Countdown’, ‘Hypothetical’, ‘Roast Battle’, ‘Guessable’, ‘As Yet Untitled’, ‘Comedy Central at The Comedy Store’ and ‘Bobby & Harriet Get Married’ ‘Packs in high calibre jokes’ (The Guardian) ★★★★

Date: Thu 13th Oct.
Time: 7:30pm.
Venue: The Wardrobe.
Admission: £12adv.
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Dan Nightingale: Smasher

Dan Nightingale, host of the smash hit podcast ‘Have A Word’, has been ripping circuit gigs, up and down the country for 20 years. Two decades of being one of the best acts in the UK… smasher!

Date: Thu 20th Oct.
Time: 7:30pm.
Venue: The Wardrobe.
Admission: £14adv.
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Sean McLoughlin: So Be It

International microstar, Sean McLoughlin is back on the road with a scintillating new stand-up show. The world may be a strange and scary place but there’s no need for the bastards to get you down. Come sit in a dark room and listen to some jokes told by “an impassioned and uniquely brilliant talent” (The List) Widely acclaimed for his hilarious and incisive stand-up, Sean has recently supported Ricky Gervais in arenas across the globe having previously opened for Bill Burr at the Royal Albert Hall. He has made multiple TV appearances, been nominated for a Chortle Award and released two extremely successful U.S. comedy albums.

Date: Thu 3rd Nov.
Time: 7:30pm.
Venue: The Wardrobe.
Admission: £15adv.
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Jerry Sadowitz: Not For Anyone

Jerry Sadowitz returns with his whacky impressions of Greta Thunberg, Frankie Boyle and deep vein thrombosis. He also promises to do less hate fuelled swearing and focus more on faux liberal pish in order to appeal to the middle class and their disposable income and personalities. “Please note that I might just do card tricks and say NOTHING for a whole hour, or I might just do the usual ‘screaming fascist’ schtick. Or both. Patrons may wish to drink alcohol pre‐show to avoid boredom, embarrassment, and guilt.”

Date: Fri 11th Nov.
Time: 7:30pm.
Venue: The Wardrobe.
Admission: £25.50adv.
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Babatunde Alehse: The Babahood Tour

One of the fastest rising stars in British comedy and multi award-winning star of ‘Celebrity Googlebox’, Babatunde Aleshe comes to Leeds with his highly anticipated debut national tour A powerhouse performer and much in demand TV star, his stand-up presents a hilariously fresh perspective on family and fatherhood, oozing charisma whilst showcasing impeccable stagecraft and comic timing. Already a huge household name of the Black British comedy circuit, since bursting onto the mainstream Babatunde’s numerous entertainment TV credits include Romesh Ranganathan’s reboot of ‘The Weakest Link,’ (BBC), ‘Guessable’ (Comedy Central), ‘The Stand-Up Sketch Show’ (ITV2), ‘Jonathan Ross Stand Up Club ‘(ITV1), ‘Rhod Gilbert’s Growing Pains’ (Comedy Central) and ‘Stand Up to Cancer’ (Channel 4). In 2020, he was featured in the ground-breaking documentary ‘Black, British and Funny’ (Channel 4), celebrating artists and icons from the Black British circuit and last year supported Mo Gilligan on his sold-out national tour and appeared at the O2 Arena’s Black British Takeover.

Date: Thu 17th Nov.
Time: 7:30pm.
Venue: The Wardrobe.
Admission: £13.50.
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Mitch Benn: It’s About Time

“The only reason for time is so that everything doesn’t happen at once” – Albert Einstein (probably) If it feels like the past is catching up with us and the future isn’t what it used to be, then fear not! Mitch Benn, comedian, songwriter and thinker of deep thoughts, (not to mention “the country’s leading musical satirist” – The Times) is back, clock in one hand and guitar in the other, to help you look at time in a whole new way.

Date: Thu 17th Nov.
Time: 8:00pm.
Venue: The Original Oak.
Admission: £12adv.
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The longest running comedy club in Leeds

The House of Fun has featured the cream of the world’s comedy circuit for over 20 years. Past acts include:- Russell Howard, Alan Carr, Jason Manford, Rhod Gilbert (ask him!) Andy Parsons, Stewart Lee, Reginald D Hunter, Richard Herring, John Bishop, Lucy Porter, Sarah Millican and Jerry Sadowitz plus hundreds of others.

Only the best at The House of Fun!

At The House Of Fun we think that comedy should be left to the professionals. We never book amateurs or open spots. We only bring you the best talent from the UK and international comedy circuit – so you can be sure that every show is a barrel crammed full of laughs. The club is widely regarded as one of the best places to watch stand-up comedy in the country, so come and join us for the funniest night of your life!