Here are all the comedians coming to Northampton's Royal and Derngate in 2019

Some amazing comedians are coming to Northampton's Royal and Derngate this year.

Thursday, 26th September 2019, 2:00 pm
The Royal & Derngate

From Rob Delaney who will be performing this evening, to Alexander Armstrong at the end of November, there are plenty of funny acts to choose from.For more information and to buy tickets, visit

American comedian, actor and writer Rob Delaney is widely known as the co-creator and co-star of the critically acclaimed comedy show Catastrophe, which broadcasts in over 130 countries around the world.
You couldnt make it up; surely the German Comedy Ambassador Henning Wehn hasnt bosched out yet another new show? And whats he still doing here anyway? Well, his lack of transferable skills is what keeps him here and his belief that practise makes perfect is what keeps him going.

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An unmissable opportunity to see comic legend Frank Skinner perform brand new stand-up in an intimate space.
Rob Beckett is back on tour with a brand new stand up show. Its been a busy few years for the Mouth of the South and hes coming to see you to fill you in and make you laugh.
Hes back. The keenly-awaited brand new tour show is here. Packing more energy than a Duracell factory, Russells RS Turbo laugh engine will motor through love, family and life once again proving that The Fast And The Curious amongst us, see more stuff, and get more done.
Stus back with a comic odyssey on how it works out in the end, and whether anyone cares. Intelligent stand-up comedy for everybody, but of particular interest to people over thirty whove lost touch with all their old friends and cant eat just the one pain au chocolat.
Multi award-winning comedian and musician Vikki Stone returns with an all new show of her trademark comedy songs and stand up. As seen and heard on The Now Show (BBC Radio 4) and John Bishop Show (BBC One) and the BBC Proms Podcast.
Following his staggering three show Trelogy (Recognise, Represent and Reset), which played to packed houses around the country, James Acaster returns with his brand-new show COLD LASAGNE HATE MYSELF 1999. SOLD OUT.
The guy everyone can do an impression of is back with a brand new stand up tour. A show that will change your life and how you perceive your place in the world. Bit Much? Fine, itll be a very funny night of grumbles and jokes in which Josh will finally tackle the hot comedy topics of advent calendars, pesto and the closing time of his local park.
The Godfather of modern stand-up returns! Ben Elton is back on the road with an all new stand-up show. His new show promises to try and make sense of a world which appears to have gone stark raving mad.
Come and see CBeebies superstar and childrens favourite Justin Fletcher live on stage in an all-singing, all-dancing extravaganza.
Best newcomer nominee (Edinburgh Comedy Awards) Darren Harriott considers himself a good person. Now hes 30 and hes never been in love. It cant always be someone elses fault? Learning more about himself and realising maybe hes never actually been happy with who is, join Darren for his trademark passion and insightful wit as he tries to work himself out.
After a sell-out performance at Royal & Derngate in March, radio presenter Bernie Keith returns with his One Night Stand-Up show in November.
This show sees Rhod as funny as ever but like never before. Raw, personal and brutally honest; no more lies, no more nonsense.
As well as being the all-round entertainer we all know and love from the telly, Count Arthur Strong is also a lifelong fan of astronomy, since having been given a microscope, or whatever it is they use, for Christmas when he was a small precocious baby. In fact, its said the rst word he spoke was Uranus.
A long time ago, a long way from anywhere, in a West Australian mining town called Kalgoorlie, the legend of Kevin Bloody Wilson was born. It all started innocently enough just a guy with too much time on his hands changing the words to other peoples songs, and writing a few of his own, purely for the fun of it. Thirty-five years later, countless live gigs and millions of album sales down the track, Kevin Bloody Wilson has not only found his niche, hes grabbed an esky and a deckchair and hes made himself really bloody comfortable in it!
A time of crisis, the world in chaos, the country divided as it has never been divided before. Questions have been asked and non-answered. What we need is one man, to step forward, one man with all the answers. Well, youre in luck, ladies and gentlemen hes here and touring the nation, returning to Royal & Derngate for one night only.
Join paranormal sensation Clinton Baptiste as he takes you on a hilarious yet touching journey through his life, out the other side and beyond the Celestial Curtains.
Rubys new show How To Be Human answers every question youve ever had about evolution, thoughts, emotions, the body, addictions, relationships, sex, kids, the future and compassion.
Bringing achingly funny anecdotes, hilarious takes on the everyday and his infectious charm, Stephen K Amos will warm your cold, stiffened hearts. Join together with your fellow man and experience the universal language of laughter.
One of British comedys most exciting talents (although shes Danish), winner of the prestigious Edinburgh Best Newcomer Award, a cult podcaster, and now the author of the hugely successful book Happy Fat, Sofie Hagen returns to Northampton with a brand new show direct from the Edinburgh Fringe.
Dave Gorman, the man behind Dave TVs hit show Modern Life Is Goodish, as well as Are You Dave Gorman? and Googlewhack Adventure, is back on the road with a brand new live show, With Great PowerPoint Comes Great ResponsibilityPoint.
Join the legendary Sir Lenny Henry as he embarks on a brand new UK tour this autumn.
Ardal OHanlon, star of Death in Paradise ,Father Ted, and My Hero, continues to tour his acclaimed stand-up shows worldwide. Because he loves it. And its a compulsion. And the world is a funny place.
If no news is good news then good news is fake news. Jonathan Pie returns to the road once more to berate the people in power and the journalists apparently holding them to account.
Alexander Armstrong embarks on his first ever stand-up tour with All Mouth And Some Trousers. A brand new and deliciously irreverent account of a career that has taken him from Armstrong & Miller, to presenting, documentary making, singing and ultimately taking his rightful place as the Voice Of Toilet Duck.