Laughter is the best medicine. Here are our picks of the best comedy events in and around Oxford.
Rob Beckett - Wallop
What: Rob Beckett is back on tour with a brand new stand up show. It’s been a busy few years for the Mouth of the South and he’s coming to see you to fill you in and make you laugh.
When: 21 March 2020
Where: New Theatre, Oxford
Beauty and the Beast Panto
What: Full of super singing, dazzling dancing and lashings of slapstick silliness, get ready to boo and cheer – another smashing panto is here!
When: 29 Nov – 12 Jan 2020
Where: Oxford Playhouse
Rhys James: Snitch
What: Mock The Week regular and star of his own BBC Radio 4 series, Rhys James heads out on his first national tour.
When: 27 March 2020, 8pm
Where: The North Wall, Arts Centre
What: An entirely improvised Harry Potter comedy play, based on an audience suggestion of a fanfiction title. With live musical accompaniment!
When: Saturday 17 November
Where: The Glee Club
Christmas Comedy Special (18+)
What: Every show has a superb atmosphere with four stand-up comedians and a late cocktail bar to keep celebrations going into the night.
When: Saturday 14 December
Where: Glee Club Oxford