Our guide to comedy, pop-up theatre and performing arts in Bristol.
Theatre in Bristol
Aside from the annual spectacle of Mayfest, Bristol is always alive with inventine new theatre projects. From large touring productions to experimental local talent, it's always worth keeping your eyes on smaller venues like The Cube Cinema and The Wardrobe Theatre. It goes without saying that you should always check what's on at the The Old Vic Theatre.
A stunning spoken word line-up featuring Vanessa Kisuule, Suhaiymah Manzoor-Khan and Safiya Kamaria Kinshasa. Hosted by Travis Alabanza.
Comedy & Stand-Up Bristol
Those wanting to see the biggest names in stand-up comedy guide will be regularly buying tickets to shows at Colston Hall or The Hippdrome, where panel-show stars like Jimmy Carr and Russell Howard regularly tour. For scratch performaces and emerging talent we recommend looking at The Cube Cinema or the Hen & Chicken in Southville.