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Bristol Theatre, Comedy & Arts

— Unusual days out and things to do.

Our guide to comedy, pop-up theatre and performing arts in Bristol.

Independent theatre and performance in Bristol.

Theatre in Bristol

Aside from the annual spectacle of Mayfest, Bristol is always alive with inventive 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.

Bristol Comedy Listings

Wed 29th May
Music Masterclass: Hodge at The Trinity Centre
— The Trinity Centre

Music Masterclass: Hodge Tickets

Wed 24th April
Music Masterclass: Kesh at The Trinity Centre
— The Trinity Centre

Music Masterclass: Kesh Tickets

Wed 13th March
Music Masterclass: LCY at The Trinity Centre
— The Trinity Centre

Music Masterclass: LCY Tickets

Comedy & Stand-Up Bristol

Those wanting to see the biggest names in stand-up comedy guide will be regularly buying tickets to shows at Bristol Beacon 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.

Full orchestra theatre score.
Tue 12th March
in Motion | Class+Jam at The Trinity Centre
— The Trinity Centre

in Motion | Class+Jam Tickets

Fri 5th April
ROADSIDE at The Trinity Centre
— The Trinity Centre

ROADSIDE Tickets

Sun 17th March
Full Bloom 2024 - Sunday Evening at The Trinity Centre
Sun 17th March
Full Bloom 2024 - Sunday Matinee at The Trinity Centre
Sat 16th March
Full Bloom 2024 - Saturday at The Trinity Centre

Theatre and Arts Events

A comedian performing stand-up at the Hen and Chicken

Tickets Available

Sat 27th April
H.O.M Presents: Black Excellence Cabaret at The Trinity Centre
Sat 6th April
Tambor at The Trinity Centre
— The Trinity Centre

Tambor Tickets

Sat 9th March
Travelling Tunes at The Trinity Centre
— The Trinity Centre

Travelling Tunes Tickets

Thu 25th April
Bristol New Music 2024 at Various venues
Sun 21st April
Hip Hop at 50 at The Trinity Centre
— The Trinity Centre

Hip Hop at 50 Tickets

Fri 23rd February
Kill The Cop Inside Your Head at The Trinity Centre