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Soon-to-be-famous acts perform here alongside established names. Jack Dee and Ben Elton are among the comedy kings who have kept the customers amused over the years at Comedy Store. Come along for a mid-week chuckle or Saturday smiles with a group of friends and have a hysterical night out. The Comedy Store serves a reasonable selection of snack food and of course, plenty of beer and cocktails.
Leicester Square Theatre was originally built in 1953 and was used as a music venue. Over several years and several name changes, it was converted into a theater in 2001. The theatre was re-opened in 2008 to a magnificent series of shows by the famous comedian Joan Rivers. Following the popularity, the theatre garnered a strong reputation of being a comedy central with hosting some of the best comedians of this time. The theatre still holds on to its legacy of showcasing some of the best works till date.
Amused Moose Soho has been recognized as one of London's best places to laugh till you drop. Many of the big names of the comedy world, a list that includes the likes of Russell Brand, perform here, ensuring that there is never a dull moment. It doesn't matter if you're someone who isn't easily amused; the performers will give you absolutely no chance to keep a straight face.
Right in the heart of Soho is this independent, purpose-built theater and writers center, where you can experience the best of new, young writing. The Soho Theatre Company, resident at the Cockpit Theatre until 1995, spent three years transforming this former synagogue into the model of modernity that it is today. One of the more popular events at The Soho Theatre and Writers' Centre is the 'Four Plays: Four Weeks' season of new writing, whereby each play is rehearsed for one week before being performed for one week. The theater also presents a magical annual showcase of plays by 11-year-olds from Westminster schools, and a run of late night comedy throughout the summer. Event timings vary, kindly check website for further details.
Laughs and good times are guaranteed at the Top Secret Comedy Club, the newest addition to London's comedy scene. Located in Holborn, you might expect it to be a commercial tourist trap, but this club anything but mainstream. Great gigs by established and upcoming comedians keep The Top Secret Comedy Club packed with loyal patrons.
The Hampstead Comedy Club has been going for over 15 years, and runs on most Saturday nights, sometimes midweek or on Sundays as well. They have a program of established comedians as well as some particularly famous ones, and believe themselves to be the best-value Saturday night comedy show in London. Visit website for further details.