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When you hear the name Marcus Brigstocke, chances are you’ll be expecting to hear comedy of a certain flavour.

I’ve got Peter Kay and Katherine Ryan. Who tickles your fancy?

From his TV appearance on talent show New Faces to I’m A Celebrity..Get Me Out of Here! winner, helium-voiced comedian Joe Pasquale is a household name.

We all like a bargain and when Danny Baker spun into Norwich Theatre Royal on Sunday he may have given some the bargain of the year.

The Mock the Week regular took to the stage in Chapelfield Gardens last night in a short but entertaining headline gig for Laugh in the Park.

The second night of Laugh in the Park in Chapefield Gardens got off to a stonking start with the memorably named Jarred Christmas.

East Anglia is known for its rich comic heritage, stretching from the Singing Postman right through to current alternative comedians like John Kearns. Here is a look at 20 comedy stars with links to the region.

There’s no surprise that almost all of the audience hailed from Norfolk as if you lived in Suffolk you would have left foomin’.

Red Card Comedy Club is getting ready for its annual four-day comedy extravaganza, Laugh in the Park. With an exciting programme of the best and brightest comedians from the UK and abroad, it’s set to be a side-splitting event.

Be prepared to leave in stitches as Irish comedian Ed Byrne is added to the Laugh in the Park festival line-up.

Harry Hill performed in the comedy tent at this year’s Latitude Festival.

Comedy galore and a mix of theatre, magic and more is in store for audiences in the new season at Norwich Playhouse.

James Acaster is one of several standout stand-ups appearing at this year’s Latitude Festival, returning to Henham Park, July 12-15.

Marcus Brigstocke is taking a devil-may-care attitude to his latest show, portraying Satan himself, complete with horns and make-up. As he also prepares to head back to Latitude, at which he has been a regular visitor, the comedian tells us more.

WHO, ME. is a comedy show with Doctor Who at its heart.

Geordie comedian Chris Ramsey returned to the Playhouse in Norwich last night on The Just Happy To Get Out of the House Tour bringing along fellow comedian and friend Carl Hutchinson to support.

Comedy acts will be showcasing their best jokes and musical entertainment to bring people together for Norfolk Day.

Still banging the drum for grumpy old women, Jenny Eclair is far from crotchety. Ahead of shows in King’s Lynn and Norwich, we discover all of the comedian’s moans about getting older are done with a cheeky glint in her eye.

Aussie comic Sarah Kendall offered the perfect gig for Norwich audiences, says James Goffin.

The Kronenbourg-guzzling poet, comedian and Alan Partridge side-kick is bringing his new solo show, the story of a dream date, to Norwich, fresh from it being hailed as one of the funniest shows of the year.

Once named by Ricky Gervais as his “favourite comedian”, the ever quirky comedy circuit stalwart heads a bill that also includes Kevin Shepherd, Diane Spencer and Tim Clark.

Jon Richardson lines up a pitch-perfect set for his two-nighter at Norwich Theatre Royal, says James Goffin.

Musical maestro Duncan Walsh Atkins and Comedian Tim FitzHigham provide a charming homage to two of the greats in musical comedy.

One of Norfolk’s favourite comedians will be taking his unique show to the bright lights of London this year, to the delight of critics who have already given him five star reviews.

Fast-rising comedy star Tom Allen was on sparkling form at a sell-out Norwich gig, says James Goffin

Comedian Hal Cruttenden brings his latest show to several East Anglian theatres this year.

Everything in Hollie McNish’s life seems to end up in a poem.

He’s mates with Stormzy, had superstar Drake quote his catchphrases, and is getting his own Channel 4 show, now online sketch comedy sensation Mo Gilligan is heading to Norwich for two shows.

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