Comedy Christmas Gifts for the Joker In Your Life



Looking for a laugh for the class clown in your family? Know a comedy king or queen who’d love the gift of a stand-up show this Christmas? Look no further – we’ve got some top gift recommendations for you, and a whole host of comedy shows you’ll be dying to attend yourself. Take a look…

Comedy SOS

Where?
Alexandra Palace Theatre, London

When?
Tuesday, 04 Feb 2020

Join Taskmaster’s Alex Horne – with a top line-up including Catastrophe’s Rob Delaney, Al Murray The Pub Landlord, Joe Wilkinson, Rob Auton, multi-award winning musical comedy duo Flo & Joan and Edinburgh Fringe’s Best Newcomer Nominees Sophie Duker and Lucy Beaumont – for a post Christmas giggle in aid of Weston Park Primary School.

 

David Baddiel

Where?
Nationwide

When?
Friday, 24 Jan – Sunday, 03 May 2020

Following his five star Olivier-nominated hit ‘My Family: Not The Sitcom’ and the return to number one of his seminal football anthem ‘Three Lions’, David Baddiel comes back to the stage with a brand new one-man show, ‘Trolls: Not The Dolls’. The perfect Christmas gift, that you’ll enjoy too!

 

Frank Skinner

Where?
Garrick Theatre, London

When?
Monday, 13 Jan – Saturday, 15 Feb 2020

Following a sold out 2019 national tour, comedy legend Frank Skinner is bringing his critically acclaimed stand-up show Showbiz to the West End for a strictly limited five week run. This is the must-see comedy event of the new year, and the perfect ticket for a Christmas gift. Grab yours now while you can!

 

Iliza Shlesinger

Where?
Eventim Apollo, Hammersmith, London

When?
Saturday, 02 May 2020

Send your loved one on a trip to London this May, to catch Iliza Shlesinger for one night only at the Eventim Apollo, Hammersmith. One of today’s leading comedians, Iliza will be premiering her 5th Netflix stand-up special ‘UnVeiled’ on the 19th November, as she dissects her recent wedding with riffs on screeching bachelorette parties, that creepy garter removal tradition and more.

 

Jeff Dunham

Where?
Nationwide

When?
Wednesday, 13 – Sunday, 17 May 2020

Record-breaking global comedy superstar and America’s favorite ventriloquist Jeff Dunham, is bringing his cast of characters to the UK in 2020 for five dates only. Don’t miss the chance for you and your loved one to see the legend in action in 2020 – tickets are bound to sell fast!

 

Laura Lexx

Where?
Nationwide

When?
Wednesday, 05 Feb – Sunday, 21 Jun 2020

Star of Live at the Apollo, Hypothetical and Roast Battle, ‘tour-de-force’ Laura Lexx has just confirmed her latest show ‘Knee Jerk’ – the perfect Christmas gift. In ‘Knee Jerk’, Laura shines a light on how hard it is to be a good person these days. Why don’t we just leave each other alone and get on with the big stuff?

 

Matt Forde

Where?
Nationwide

When?
Tuesday, 14 Jan – Sunday, 31 May 2020

Join Britain’s leading political comedian as he once again promises his last show as an EU citizen (maybe). The perfect gift for anyone, not just the more political ones in your life – in a recent interview with See Tickets, Matt himself said that “I think every single person alive would enjoy the show. It has a target market of nearly 8 billion people.

 

Russell Howard

Where?
Nationwide

When?
Friday, 10 Apr – Wednesday, 23 Sep 2020

Following the record-breaking success of his 2017 tour ‘Round The World’, Russell Howard adds new shows to his Respite Stand-Up World Tour! Hot on the heels of his critically-acclaimed hit Sky One show The Russell Howard Hour, and his global smash Netflix special ‘Recalibrate’, Russell is back on stage where he belongs, making sense of a world that’s spinning out of control. Perfect for any comedy lover in your life!

 

Shappi Khorsandi

Where?
Nationwide

When?
Thursday, 13 Feb – Friday, 01 May 2020

Shappi Khorsandi is a woman of many parts. But live comedy is where she’s in her element, and now she sets out for more welcoming destinations around the UK, with her tour just extended due to demand! A brand new hour of sharp-tongued gags, cultural observation and whatever else is in her easily distracted mind this time around. Grab a ticket with a loved one this Christmas, and don’t miss out!

 

Simon Brodkin

Where?
Nationwide

When?
Sunday, 02 Feb – Tuesday, 05 May 2020

After three hugely successful BBC series as Lee Nelson, multiple sell-out tours and various court appearances following world-famous stunts, Simon Brodkin unleashes his funniest creation yet… himself! Of his upcoming tour, Simon said in an exclusive interview with See Tickets: “I’m now having a lot of fun as myself. Still a clown, just a different one.” Grab a ticket today!

 

 

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Sarah is the Digital Marketing Manager at See Tickets, and a Journalism graduate from the University of Portsmouth. Life-long music lover, cat fanatic, and advocate for the physical format, you'll often find her front and centre at gigs and festivals across the UK and beyond.