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. When booking by e-mail, please state which show you wish to attend, the date and the number of tickets you require (four is usually the maximum) as well as your full name, address and daytime telephone number. Sometimes shows have minimum age limits, so check if in doubt.
Please note that you should apply for tickets by clicking the links in the copy. Do not email Chortle, we have nothing to do with these recordings and will not respond to any emails about them.
Alex Zane's Comedy Night
Alez Zane hosts three stand-ups for a new series for London Live.
It will be recorded at the Century Club, Central London, on February 11 and 18, and March 11 and 24 Ė two shows a night at 6.30pm and 8.30pm. Free tickets are available from Standing Room Only.
Up the Women
The Banbury Intricate Craft Circle Politely Requests Women's Suffrage are back in six new episodes for BBC Two
Up the Women stars Jessica Hynes, Rebecca Front, Vicki Pepperdine, Judy Parfitt, Emma Pierson, Adrian Scarborough, Ryan Sampson and Georgia Groome
Recording at the London Studios on the South Bank on February 2, 9, 16, 23 and March 2 and 9. Tickets from the BBC tickets website.
Simon Evans Goes To Market
Comedian Simon Evans sets himself the challenge to make economics funny in this comprehensive guide to global markets.
Recording at the BBC Radio Theatre in Broadcasting House, Central London, on March 14. Tickets from the BBC tickets website.
The week's stories cobbled together in a scrapbook-sketch-show, which anyone can write for. ninformed, up to the minute, down to the dregs.
Presented by Romesh Ranganathan, with a ragtag cast including Lewis Macleod, Margaret Cabourn-Smith, Pippa Evans, Morgana Robinson, Ellie White and Alice Levine
Recording at the BBC Radio Theatre in Broadcasting House, Central London, on Wednesdays March 5 to April 9. Tickets from the BBC tickets website.
Sara Pascoe Vs The TruthJoin Sara Pascoe and comedy pals Danielle Ward, David Reed and Rachel Parris as she records her own BBC Radio 4 pilot, searching for the truth about monogamy.
Recording at the BBC Studios in Maida Vale, North London, on March 12. Free tickets are available from the BBC ticket unit.
JunkA new BBC Three comedy game-show hosted by Joe Lycett in which three fellow comedians compete to win bits of junk donated by members of the studio audience. Also with character comedian Jamie Demetriou.
Recording at Wimbledon Studios, south-west London on March 11. Free tickets are available from Standing Room Only.
It's All About Two
Hosted by Dara O'Briain with Richard Osman, It's All About Two is a quiz show which celebrates 50 years of BBC Two, revealing little known facts about the BBC's second channel
The show is being recorded on March 25 at the BBC's Elstree Studios. To apply to be in the audience, visit the BBC Tickets website.
You Canít Say That
Hosted by Tim Vine, this new comedy quiz features trick questions hidden amonh the real ones. And if the contestants can spot the 'trip-ups' from the trivia, they could be winning thousands of pounds.
The show will be recorded at the The London Television Centre, Upper Ground, London, SE1 9LT on March 19 at 2.30pm and 6.15pm. Tickets are available from the Hat Trick Productionss website.
Posted: 27 Jun 2006