Comedy

This image is a screenshot from the YouTube livestream of the comedy performance.

“Give it everything I’ve got” – Salford comedians host an online comedy night

A group of Salford comedians streamed an online comedy night in an effort to provide lockdown laughs to the area. […]

Salford Mutual Aid Coalition. Photo: Sarah Whitehead, used with permission

International Moment of Laughter Day: Salford celebrates the things that made them smile in lockdown

Tomorrow’s International Moment of Laughter Day – April 14 – is going to be more important than ever in reminding us […]

Hannah Brackenbury

“It feels like a real honour to be able to perform her material and pay tribute to her in this way” – ‘Victorious’ the musical comes to Salford in April

Hannah Brackenbury will resume her on-stage tribute to the late Victoria Woods in early 2021. Brighton-based comedy songwriter and performer […]

© Kayla Wren

‘The Covid Arms’ Virtual pub stand-up show hosted by Salford graduate

© Kayla Wren Since graduating from Salford, Kiri Pritchard-McLean has starred on Live At The Apollo and Have I Got […]

“They would have bitten your hand off to come back” – Horrible Histories Pantomime returns to Salford

“They would have bitten your hand off to come back” – Horrible Histories Pantomime returns to Salford

Birmingham Stage Company is presenting Horrible Histories ‘Horrible Christmas’ to the AJ Bell Stadium in late December. The Pantomime group […]

“Laughter is the best medicine” – Improv comedy show at New Adelphi theatre heads online

“Laughter is the best medicine” – Improv comedy show at New Adelphi theatre heads online

The New Adelphi Theatre is keeping the arts alive with an online comedy night this Tuesday.

The Bard of Salford himself Dr. John Cooper Clarke.
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John Cooper Clarke memoir ‘I Wanna Be Yours’ set for October release

A memoir ‘I Wanna Be Yours’ written by punk poet John Cooper Clarke is set for release on October 15th […]

Peter Kay recreating iconic Comic relief music video, asking fans to participate

The University of Salford Alumni Peter kay is recreating his hit music video (Is this the way to) Amarillo, 15 […]