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Free tickets

To TV and radio recordings

You can see some of Britain's finest comedy talents for free at the recording of TV and radio shows - as well as getting a sneak peak at forthcoming programmes.

Tickets are now available for the following shows. Please note that you should apply for tickets by clicking the links in the copy (either in blue or underlined). Do not email Chortle – we have nothing to do with these recordings and will not respond to any emails about them.


Mr Winner

Sitcom starring Spencer Jones as Leslie Winner, a hapless but loveable chap prone to accidents. In this pilot episode, he attempts to propose to his girlfriend.  

          Be part of the audience for a special screening so that producers can capture your laughter.

The pilot will be screened at the BBC Radio Theatre in Broadcasting House, Central London, on May 16. For free tickets, visit the BBC tickets website.


Dara O Briain's Go 8 Bit

Dara O Briain' returns to host a new series of Go 8 Bit, which challenges comedy and entertainment superstars to battle it out on some of the greatest video games of all time. And you get to play along too!

Series 3 guests will include: Matt Forde, John Thomson, Ore Oduba, Liza Tarbuck, Jamali Maddix, Jodie Kidd, Katherine Ryan, Natalie Cassidy, Jonathan Ross, Simon Gregson, Anna Richardson, Nish Kumar, Katherine Ryan & Susan Calman.

It is being recorded at BBC Elstree Studios, Borehamwood, on various days until May 4. Visit Standing Rom Only for tickets and for details of which guests are on which episode.


8 Out Of 10 Cats

8 Out of 10 Cats returns for its 20th series on E4 and Channel 4. As always, Jimmy Carr hosts, alongside team captains Rob Beckett and Aisling Bea. They will dissect all the topical news stories from the last week and get their heads around the nation’s quirkiest opinion polls

The show will be recorded at BBC Elstree Studios in Borehamwood on Thursdays from May 11 to June 15. Visit the Standing Room Only to apply for free audience tickets.


That Was The Tweet That Was

dil Ray (Citizen Khan) is the host of the new radio comedy show that looks at the past week of social media.

It is being recorded at the RADA Stuidos, Central London, on Monday May 15. Apply for tickets via the Standing Room Only website.


The Fake News Show

Comedians and celebrities discuss ‘outlandish headlines, wild lies, dodgy Photoshops and all-too-believable viral clips that have pushed post-truth to the front pages’ in this Channel 4 show.

It is being recorded at the London Studios on the South Bank on Saturdays May 13 to June 2 Apply for tickets via producers Hat Trick.

Published: 27 Jun 2006

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