Final Line Up & Brochure Release!

It’s not long now until we announce the final few shows of the festival and release the brochure for West Didsbury Comedy Festival! We’ve held back some amazing comedians and a few surprises too! Yes, even more TV comedians playing our fabulously intimate venues!

As you are the smart ones and on the mailing list you’ll get to hear about these shows before anyone else and look out for some special promotions we may soon send your way too!

The link for the e-brochure will be sent to you 24 hours before we share it on social media and even before our website…get ready to snap up tickets as once again we are looking at some very quick sellers here!

Speaking of tickets the following shows look like being definite sell outs way before the festival starts. If you want to guarantee a seat for these heavyweights of comedy we strongly suggest buying sooner than later:

Worker Bee Tea & Coffee New Act Competition!

Applications are now being accepted for our new act competition sponsored by Worker Bee Tea & Coffee!

Some of the very best new talent in the UK will compete across 4 heats for a place in the final, with MC Rich Wilson and headliner Lou Sanders!

Up for grabs is £250, a trophy, muchos kudos and hopefully some tea and coffee too!

Heats take place on:

Thursday 27th February (The Woodstock)

Sunday 8th March (The Albert Club)

Saturday 21st March (The West Didsbury Club)

Thursday 26th March (The Woodstock)

Tickets for all these shows will go on sale VERY SOON. You’ll get 10 acts, a top quality MC and a guest headliner for just £5! Come along and support some amazing new comedy talent and say you saw them first!


£5 Show Tickets Released!

Just in time for your Crimbo stocking fillers we’ve released our £5 shows at Saison!

Don’t be fooled by the bargain price, these shows are by no means of a lesser standard than elsewhere. Instead, we’ve really dug deep to secure a schedule of rising stars and established acts for this intimate 40 seater venue – where else can you see the future of comedy, a comedian who has been on Live at the Apollo and Scotlands most recent recipient of their lifetime achievement award in Comedy!

All day time shows these performances will prove the perfect way to fill your festival days with shows starting as early as 12:30pm – for these we’ll provide free pastries!

Check out all of these amazing acts:









Bec Hill Tour!


Bec Hill at West Didsbury Comedy Festival 2020 will now be part of her UK TOUR with the show BEC HILL: OUT OF ORDER!

A massive honour for us as Bec is blooming marvellous and about to smash the big time with an appearance on THE JONATHAN ROSS SHOW on CHRISTMAS EVE no less!

To celebrate all of the above, tickets are NOW ON SALE for Bec Hill: Out of Order at the link below.

These are going to be hugely popular so get booked early to avoid disappointment!