Comedy in the City

Everybody needs a little bit of laughter in their life! That's why we've found some of the best comedy acts coming to Sheffield City Centre this year and put them in this blog for you! Whether you like a bit of stand-up, or prefer some silly improv, there's something everyone can enjoy! 

Ed Byrne - 25th January

Ed Byrne

The wonderfully hilarious Ed Byrne is coming to Sheffield City Hall this month! Join Ed as he takes a long hard look at himself attempting to determine whether he actually has any traits worth passing onto his children. This fantastic evening of fun is taking place on 25th January and tickets are still available, starting from £30.10. For more information or to get your tickets, visit:

Miz Cracker - 7th February 

Miz Cracker

Ru Paul Drag Race star Miz Cracker is coming to The Leadmill this February! She's set to bring you a comical, yet topical night where you'll be in stitches from start to finish. This out-there drag queen stormed her way through Drag Race, so expect nothing less at The Leadmill! It's a drag show like no other and only £22! For more information or to get your tickets, visit:

Jimmy Carr - 8th March

Jimmy Carr

Jimmy Carr is coming to Sheffield with his brand-new tour - Terribly Funny. Expect outrageous comedy and 'did he really just say that?' moments! Jimmy is ready to joke about all terrible kinds of things, so you've been warned! The show is at Sheffield City Hall on 8th March and tickets start at £34.45. For more information or to get your tickets, visit:

Rob Beckett - 1st April

Rob Beckett

The Big Mouth of the South is coming to Sheffield on April 1st and no, that's not an April Fools! After the success of his last tour in 2015, Rob Beckett is ready to tour the country once again with a brand-new show! So, if you're up for a night of laughs and giggles, this is the show for you! He'll be gracing Sheffield City Hall with his presence and you can join him from just £27.85. For more information or to get your tickets, visit:

Ian Stirling - 13th May

Ian Stirling

After selling out his first show at The Leadmill, Ian Stirling has added an extra date and will be gracing the stage in Sheffield once again on the 13th May for his tour - Failing Upwards. The infamous voice of ITV 2's Love Island will be bringing you hilarious anecdotes, relatable problems and outrageous one-liners. If this sounds like your cup of tea, tickets are just £18.50! For more information or to get your tickets, visit:

Spontaneous Potter - 11th October

Spontaneous Potter

Back by popular demand, the Harry Potter inspired improv group - Spontaneous Potter - are back for another show at The Leadmill. The show will be inspired by suggestions from the audience and previous performances include; Harry Potter and the Neville Wears Prada, Harry Potter and the Rise of the Planet of the Snapes and Harry Potter and the Chamber of Commerce. So, if you love Harry Potter and a good laugh, this is the show for you, plus it's only £14! For more information or to get your tickets, visit: 

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