Ben Norris, Sara Barron, Tom Deacon
May
28
7:00 pm19:00

Ben Norris, Sara Barron, Tom Deacon

It's the last show of the normal Sunday Special season and it's a bona-fide beaut. Closing the show is the wonderfully funny BEN NORRIS.

'A wonderful disgrace of a human being' - Daniel Kitson

Joining Ben is US newcomer SARA BARRON, some ace middle spots and the charming TOM DEACON as host.

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4

Phil Wang
Jun
11
7:00 pm19:00

Phil Wang

Sunday Special's work in progress season is upon us. Each Sunday throughout June and July two of the very best comics heading to this year's Edinburgh Fringe present extended sets of their all new show!

Star of 8 Out Of 10 Cats does Countdown, Live At The Apollo, Have I Got News For You and more - PHIL WANG presents his new show Kinabalu.

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4

Larry Dean
Jun
18
7:00 pm19:00

Larry Dean

Sunday Special's work in progress season is upon us. Each Sunday throughout June and July two of the very best comics heading to this year's Edinburgh Fringe present extended sets of their all new show!

Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee and star of Live From the BBC, Scottish Comedian Of The Year LARRY DEAN brings his all new show to your Sunday Special.

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4


Nish Kumar
Jul
16
7:00 pm19:00

Nish Kumar

Sunday Special's work in progress season is upon us. Each Sunday throughout June and July two of the very best comics heading to this year's Edinburgh Fringe present extended sets of their all new show!

Live At The Apollo, Have I Got News For You and all round Sunday Special favourite NISH KUMAR brings his new ruminations to your Sunday Special.

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4



Matt Richardson, Harriet Kemsley, Fin Taylor
May
21
7:00 pm19:00

Matt Richardson, Harriet Kemsley, Fin Taylor

Award-winning whirling ball of energy MATT RICHARDSON brings a gag packed headline set to your local Sunday Special! 

'High wattage charisma-  The Guardian

Joining Matt is the  spiky brilliance of HARRIET KEMSLEY, some ace middle spots and Sunday fave FIN TAYLOR as host. 

 

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4

Very Special Guest, Tom Ward, John Robins
May
14
7:00 pm19:00

Very Special Guest, Tom Ward, John Robins

A very (very) special guest drops in to headline your Sunday Special this Sunday ahead of a HUGE London run and we're THRILLED. Widely regarded as the finest comic of his generation this will be nothing short of brilliant. Book now! Seriously! 

Joining said 'spesh guest'  is cracking (and award-winning) newcomer TOM WARD and all round dude JOHN ROBINS as host. 

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4

DANIEL KITSON, JOEL DOMMETT, SUZI RUFFELL - ALL HANDS CHARITY NIGHT!
May
8
7:00 pm19:00

DANIEL KITSON, JOEL DOMMETT, SUZI RUFFELL - ALL HANDS CHARITY NIGHT!

Sunday Special goes very blimmin special!... But on a Monday night!

Raising money for All Hands Volunteers, a volunteer-powered disaster relief organization, the All Hands Charity night promises for be an evening of great entertainment. Starring JOEL DOMMETT, DANIEL KITSON, SUZI RUFFELL, NISH KUMAR and ROSS SMITH.

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £12

John Kearns, Dylan Gott, Fin Taylor
May
7
7:00 pm19:00

John Kearns, Dylan Gott, Fin Taylor

Double Edinburgh Comedy Award winner JOHN KEARNS brings his gloriously funny oddball-schtick to your Sunday Special. Don't miss one of the best things you're likely to see.

'A true comedy original' ★★★★ - Time Out

Joining John is Canadian star DYLAN GOTT, some ace middle spots and Sunday fave FIN TAYLOR as host.

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4

Paul Chowdhry - Tour Warm Up
May
3
7:00 pm19:00

Paul Chowdhry - Tour Warm Up

Come and see comedy powerhouse and star of Taskmaster, Live at The Apollo and host of Stand Up for the Week, Paul Chowdhry as he warms up for his brand new nationwide tour.  ‘It’s a rare and joyous thing to see a stand up so vibrant and imperiously on top of his game’

★ ★ ★ ★ ★ The Mail on Sunday

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £10

Mike Wilmot, Jayde Adams, Luke Toulson
Apr
30
7:00 pm19:00

Mike Wilmot, Jayde Adams, Luke Toulson

Canada's most loved Uncle. the lewd, crude and downright hilarious MIKE WILMOT drops in for another roof-raising headline set on a chock-a-block Bank Holiday Sunday Special.

'Leaves the audience in a state of hilarity that most comedians can only dream of' - Sunday Times

Joining Mike is 2016 Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee & star of 8 Out Of 10 Cats does Countdown - JAYDE ADAMS, some ace middle spots and total charmer LUKE TOULSON as host.

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4

Nish Kumar, Joe Sutherland, Laura Lexx
Apr
23
7:00 pm19:00

Nish Kumar, Joe Sutherland, Laura Lexx

Double Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee and star of Live At The Apollo & Have I Got News For You - NISH KUMAR brings his glorious ruminations to you local Sunday Special.

'A masterclass by a no-frills standup at the height of his powers' ★★★★
The Guardian

Joining Nish is a TOP SECRET SPECIAL GUEST (ohhhh!)  plus the fantastically dour JOE SUTHERLAND, some ace middle spots and the charming LAURA LEXX as host.

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4

Phil Nichol, Phil Wang, Luke Toulson
Apr
16
7:00 pm19:00

Phil Nichol, Phil Wang, Luke Toulson

Manically funny Canadian and Edinburgh Comedy Award winner PHIL NICHOL returns to your local Sunday Special for another headline set chock-full of hyperactive excellence.

'Seismically powerful award-winning comic force' The Scotsman

Joining Mike is fellow Live At The Apollo-er PHIL WANG, some ace middle spots and all round charmer LUKE TOULSON as host.

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4

Dane Baptiste, Lou Sanders, John Robins
Apr
9
7:00 pm19:00

Dane Baptiste, Lou Sanders, John Robins

Live At The Apollo star, Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee & Sarf East Londoner DANE BAPTISTE returns to your Sunday Special for a hint packed set.

'A striking set that leaves Baptiste’s talent in no doubt' - ★★★★ Guardian

Joining Dane is the very funny, manic oddball-wonder LOU SANDERS, some ace middle spots and all round dude (and podcast hero) JOHN ROBINS as host.

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4

Terry Alderton, Adam Riley, Ian Smith
Apr
2
7:00 pm19:00

Terry Alderton, Adam Riley, Ian Smith

Prepare for a world of extraordinary nonsense and absolute mayhem as the brilliantly funny LIve At The Apollo star TERRY ALDERTON headlines your Sunday Special.

‘This is a mainstream act that dares to be different, that comes from the soul… Effortlessly enjoyable yet excitingly different’  - The Times

Joining Terry is deadpan wonder ADAM RILEY, some ace middle spots and the charming IAN SMITH as host.

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4

Carl Donnelly, Alasdair Beckett-King, Fin Taylor
Mar
26
7:00 pm19:00

Carl Donnelly, Alasdair Beckett-King, Fin Taylor

Master story weaver and Mock The Weeker CARL DONNELLY stops in for what's set to be another gloriously funny headline set.

‘Observational genius’  - The Guardian

Joining Carl is multi-award winning oddball ALASDAIR BECKETT-KING, some ace middle spots and Sunday Special fave FIN TAYLOR as host. 

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4

Tim Key, Simon Munnery, John Robins
Mar
19
7:00 pm19:00

Tim Key, Simon Munnery, John Robins

Cult comic/poet, Taskmaster and Alan Partridge star TIM KEY drops in to Sunday Special for what's set to be a VERY magnificent evening.

‘He’s a genius plain and simple’ - Time Out

Joining Tim is serial innovator and comedy hero SIMON MUNNERY, some ace middle spots and Sunday Special favourite and all-round dude JOHN ROBINS as host.

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4


Pete Johansson, Alistair Green, Kiri Pritchard-Mclean
Mar
12
7:00 pm19:00

Pete Johansson, Alistair Green, Kiri Pritchard-Mclean

Canadian master story-weaver PETE JOHANSSON returns to your Sunday Special for another blistering funny headline set. 

'Supremely entertaining' - The Independent

Joining Pete is the exceptionally dry (and exceptionally funny) ALISTAIR GREEN, some ace middle spots & Russell Howards Stand Up Central star, KIRI PRITCHARD-MCLEAN as host. 

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4


Rich Hall, Adam Hess, Luke Toulson
Mar
5
7:00 pm19:00

Rich Hall, Adam Hess, Luke Toulson

One hell of a line-up heads to your local Sunday Special! Headlining is grouchy, deadpan, true comedy legend RICH HALL, star of Live At The Apollo, Qi and countless more. 

‘An evening spent in the company of this American hero is one of the most gratifying and (yes) joyful experiences to be had on the comedy circuit’  - ★★★★★ Independent

Joining Rich is the frenetically funny ADAM HESS, some ace middle spots and rabble rousing LUKE TOULSON as host.

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4


Jeff Innocent, James Veitch, Ed Gamble
Feb
26
7:00 pm19:00

Jeff Innocent, James Veitch, Ed Gamble

Cockney maestro and actual comedy hero JEFF INNOCENT returns to your local Sunday Special. Expect a hit-packed headline set from one of our most adored acts.

'It should be made law that every UK citizen see Jeff Innocent, he's that funny' -  Evening Standard

Joining Jeff is multimedia-maestro and viral sensation JAMES VEITCH, some excellent middle spots and head honcho ED GAMBLE as host. 

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4


Tom Allen, Larry Dean, John Robins
Feb
19
7:00 pm19:00

Tom Allen, Larry Dean, John Robins

TOM ALLEN, star of Live At The Apollo, 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown brings his always hilarious, slightly acerbic, totally unique point of view to your local Sunday Special for what's set to be a humdinger of a show.

'Riotous stuff, perfectly delivered' - ★★★★ Scotsman

Joining Tom is multi award-winning LARRY DEAN and Jprimo Sunday Special-er and Podcast hero JOHN ROBINS as host.

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4


Sunday Specials 12th Birthday Spectacular
Feb
12
7:00 pm19:00

Sunday Specials 12th Birthday Spectacular

Sunday Special reaches the ripe old age of 12! We're gonna celebrate this with one of our very best shows of the year. Headlining the show is quadruple Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee, Mock The Week regular and Sunday Special fave JAMES ACASTER.

‘This is stand-up of the highest, most playful order.’ ★★★★ - Guardian

Joining James will be a bill chock-full greatness with a VERY SPECIAL GUEST popping in,  the dour JOE SUTHERLAND, the inimitable JAYDE ADAMS  all held together by resident MC ED GAMBLE. Advance booking strongly recommended.

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4

Andrew Maxwell • Jess Fostekew • Ian Smith
Jan
29
7:00 pm19:00

Andrew Maxwell • Jess Fostekew • Ian Smith

Live At The Apollo star and Sunday Special all time favourite ANDREW MAXWELL returns for another blisteringly funny headline set. Expect a razor-sharp roof raising set as ever.

'Infuriatingly excellent' ★★★★★ - Sunday Times

Joining Andrew is the brilliant JESS FOSTEKEW, some ace middle spots and the charming IAN SMITH on hosting duties.

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4

Tony Law • George Rigden • John Robins
Jan
22
7:00 pm19:00

Tony Law • George Rigden • John Robins

Take a dip into the 'ToneZone' as the maximum nonsense-maker TONY LAW returns! Don't miss the absurd brilliance that this multi award-winning Canadian has in store for you.

'Law takes stand-up to a dangerously funny new level' ★★★★ - Guardian

Joining Tony is guitar-toting Bristolian GEORGE RIGDEN, some darn fine middle spots plus all round dude and podcast hero JOHN ROBINS as host.

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4

Dane Baptiste • Brennan Reece • Ed Gamble
Jan
15
7:00 pm19:00

Dane Baptiste • Brennan Reece • Ed Gamble

Multi award winning Live At The Apollo star DANE BAPTISTE headlines Sunday Special, fresh off the back of his acclaimed BBC3 sitcom 'Sunny D'.

'A striking set that leaves Baptiste’s talent in no doubt' ★★★★ - Guardian

Joining Dane is 2016 Edinburgh Comedy Award best newcomer nominee BRENNAN REECE, some ace middle spots and Sunday Special head honcho ED GAMBLE as host.

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4

ARTHUR SMITHS CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR: RICH HALL • TERRY ALDERTON • MICHELLE WOLF
Dec
18
7:00 pm19:00

ARTHUR SMITHS CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR: RICH HALL • TERRY ALDERTON • MICHELLE WOLF

The yearly tradition stumbles back into your Sunday Special. Arthur Smith's Christmas Spectacular is the most bauble-filled, crap-present giving, carol-singing, good comedy giving Christmas show you are ever likely to attend.

Hosted by the inimitable ARTHUR SMITH and featuring a festive cornucopia of brilliant acts including grouchy comedy genius RICH HALL, the riotous TERRY ALDERTON, Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee MICHELLE WOLF & many more. Merry Christmas.

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4

Very (Very) Special Guest • Tom Allen • Ed Gamble
Dec
11
7:00 pm19:00

Very (Very) Special Guest • Tom Allen • Ed Gamble

Yet another HUGE act drops in for a very special headline set aead of their mega-tour next year. Don't miss one of the UK's very biggest and very best acts live at your local Sunday Special! 

Joining them is the riotously funny, Live At The Apollo star Tom Allen, some ace middle spots and Sunday Special head-honcho Ed Gamble at the helm.

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4

Pete Firman • Special Guest! • Rose Matafeo • John Robins
Dec
4
7:00 pm19:00

Pete Firman • Special Guest! • Rose Matafeo • John Robins

Comedian, Magician and all-round Sunday Special favourite - Pete Firman returns for another exquisitely funny headline set chock full of comedic magic. Literally.

‘Funnier than most comedians and more magic than Dumbledore on a good day' - Time Out

joining Pete a very special guest popping in for a secret set, multi-award winning Rose Matafeo plus podcast hero and all-round dude John Robins in the hosting seat. Don't miss.

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4

Phil Nichol • Helen Bauer • Ed Gamble
Nov
27
7:00 pm19:00

Phil Nichol • Helen Bauer • Ed Gamble

Manically funny Canadian and Edinburgh Comedy Award winner Phil Nichol returns to your local Sunday Special for another headline set chock-full of hyperactive excellence.

'Seismically powerful award-winning comic force' - The Scotsman

joining Phil is the much-tipped Helen Bauer, some ace middle spots and Sunday Special head honcho Ed Gamble returns as host.

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4

Carl Donnelly • Geins Family Giftshop • John Robins
Nov
20
7:00 pm19:00

Carl Donnelly • Geins Family Giftshop • John Robins

Master story-weaver and Mock The Weeker Carl Donnelly returns to Sunday Special. One of the finest observational comics in the UK & never anything short of brilliant.

‘Effortless and utterly captivating’ - ★★★★★ Skinny

joining Carl is  Edinburgh Comedy Award nominees, the delightfully dark Geins Family Giftshop plus Mock The Week-er John Robins on hosting duties.

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4

Joe Lycett • Sara Pascoe • Fin Taylor
Nov
13
7:00 pm19:00

Joe Lycett • Sara Pascoe • Fin Taylor

A truly silly-good lineup at your local Sunday Special. Headlining is 8 Out Of Cats favourite and Sunday Special hero Joe Lycett. Expect an exquisitely funny headline set as ever.

Cheeky, warm and super-funny’ - Time Out

Joining Joe is multi-award winning charmer & Live At The Apollo star Sara Pascoe making this one of the finest line-ups your likely to find on a Sunday (Special).

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4

Andrew Maxwell • Scott Gibson • Ivo Graham
Nov
6
7:00 pm19:00

Andrew Maxwell • Scott Gibson • Ivo Graham

Intrepid social commentator, double Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee and star of Live At The Apollo, Irelands Andrew Maxwell returns for more sublime brilliance.

'Furiously funny and utterly invigorating' ★★★★★ - Times

Joining Maxwell is 2016 Edinburgh Comedy Award best newcomer winner Scott Gibson, some ace middle spots and top charmer Ivo Graham will be on hosting duties.

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4

Jeff Innocent • Tom Ward • Fin Taylor
Oct
30
7:00 pm19:00

Jeff Innocent • Tom Ward • Fin Taylor

Cockney maestro and actual comedy hero Jeff Innocent returns to your local Sunday Special. Expect a hit-packed headline set from one of our most adored acts.

'It should be made law that every UK citizen see Jeff Innocent, he's that funny' -  Evening Standard

Joining Jeff is the brilliantly inventive (and lego-haired) Tom Ward, some excellent middle spots and Sunday fave Fin Taylor as host. 

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4

Pajama Men • Dane Baptiste • Ian Smith
Oct
23
7:00 pm19:00

Pajama Men • Dane Baptiste • Ian Smith

The spectacularly surreal Pajama Men return to Sunday Special. Peek into the labyrinthine minds of two of comedy’s greatest and one of Sunday Special's very favourite acts in the world.

 'One of the most original, innovative and hilarious comedy acts around★★★★★
Daily Telegraph

Joining Pajama Men is Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee and local hero Dane Baptiste, some excellent middle spots and the charming Ian Smith as host.

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4

Glenn Wool • James Veitch • Fin Taylor
Oct
16
7:00 pm19:00

Glenn Wool • James Veitch • Fin Taylor

We're pleased as punch to be welcoming globe-trotting master storyteller Glenn Wool back to Sunday Special! Expect a headline set chock full of unrivalled brilliance from the Canadian master.

 'Wool remains one of the most smart, charming, blazingly theatrical storytellers around★★★★★
Daily Telegraph

Joining Glenn is multimedia maestro James Veitch, some smoking-hot middle spots  and the excellent (and tiny-headed) Fin Taylor as host.

Doors Open 7pm. Show Starts 8pm. £7/4