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Popular monthly storytelling event is taking part in the Women of the World Festival with an international cast, as well as celebrating its second birthday at Norwich Arts Centre.

James Goffin is won over by the charm of comedian and social media prankster Joe Lycett.

The award-winning comic, who last year performed in the unlikely setting of Thrigby Hall Wildlife Gardens, will headline the latest Red Card Comedy night in Norwich.

Better known as the voice of ITV’s Love Island (and also as a children’s television presenter for the BBC), Iain Stirling is now quickly making a name for himself within the stand-up scene.

High-octane Irish funnyman Jason Byrne is bringing his latest show, You Can Come In, But Don’t Start Anything, to Norwich as part of a 31-date UK tour.

When my companion said he was looking forward to watching Stewart Lee as he was ready to switch off after arduous week at work, it raised both my eyebrows.

A riverside theatre has been crowned one of the top places to watch comedy in the Britain.

James Goffin enjoys the ‘daft’ musical comedy of The Horne Section.

When Messi is labelled a genius but our political leaders are university also-rans you know something has gone wrong somewhere. Comedian Simon Evans’ brings his new show to Norwich to bemoan that genuine geniuses seem thin on the ground.

Norfolk was always going to be a fitting date on Shappi Khorsandi’s latest tour which focuses on the life of Horatio Nelson’s great passion - Lady Emma Hamilton.

Fresh from being ravaged by hunger and sand-flies on Channel 4’s Celebrity Island with Bear Grylls, comedian Shazia Mirza returns with a show about lies and truth - or are they the same thing these days?

Canadian Live at the Apollo comic Tanyalee Davis now calls Norwich home. She tells us about challenging public perceptions of her dwarfism, why she loves Norfolk and how a local anti-bullying project is as rewarding as stand-up.

As well as being known as a city of stories, Norwich could also been seen as a city of laughter thanks to the wealth of well known comedians with links to the area.

Adam Kay used white coat but now he displays his funny bones as an award-winning comedian. His latest show, adapted from his bestselling book, is based on his diaries from his time as an overworked junior doctor.

The much loved Norfolk comedy duo will be making their only appearance in Norwich of 2018 when the comedy festival returns to Chapelfield Gardens in July.

When John Kearns walks on stage at The Garage sporting a Friar Tuck-style tonsure wig and wacky false teeth, you’d be given for thinking you’d walked into the wrong performance.

Edinburgh best newcomer and best stand-up in consecutive years, John Kearns is heading back to Norwich with false bad teeth and wig and a typically surreal show.

With a world record for most jokes in an hour to his name and a BBC1 sitcom, pun-loving comedian Tim Vine is heading back to the region with his latest show that boasts a strangely un-pun laden title.

Comical parenting stories by the cult duo Scummy Mummies will be shared at a city venue.

Sarah Millican’s early summer date at Norwich Theatre Royal has sold out, less than two days after the tickets went on sale.

Dodging cultural and literal bullets, Israeli incursions and religion, Mark Thomas is heading to Norwich Playhouse with a show telling the story of what happened when set up a comedy club in the Palestinian city of Jenin.

Magicians, time-travellers and all round spiffing chaps, Morgan & West are heading back to Norfolk with a new show of Victorian-style conjuring that promises to leave audiences baffled, intrigued and amazed.

The multi-award-winning comedian will kick off a 37-date UK tour of her show LadsLadsLads at Norwich Theatre Royal in September, before visiting King’s Lynn in November.

With the world lurching from one crisis to another, affable comedian Stephen K Amos’ latest thought-provoking show, Bread and Circuses, aims to cheer us up even if he is still tackling some thorny subjects.

Britain’s Got Talent break-out star Daliso Chaponda is on debut tour, Sarah Millican returns, Richard Herring celebrates a milestone, rising stars Tom Allen and John Robins visit and David Baddiel brings his much acclaimed show.

Master of mind-control Derren Brown returns, Cirque Berserk! start celebrations of the 250th anniversary of circus, there is an evening with Judy Garland and Liza Minnelli and Grumpy Old Women offer up more grump.

James Goffin is left rather unimpressed by Paul Chowdhry’s start-stop style of comedy at Norwich Playhouse.

Phill Jupitus used his brilliant art of storytelling and poetry to wow the audience in his first sell-out show of his national Juplicity tour.

Comedian Lee Nelson returned from handing the prime minister a P45, albeit with a cold, to perform his cheeky routine at the Norwich Playhouse.

Award-winning stand-up Chris Ramsey brings his new tour to East Anglia next year.

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