Better known as co-writer of award winning TV and film shows such as The Royle Family, The Mrs Merton Show, The Parole Officer, Coogan's Run, Paul Calf and producer of amongst many others Oscar nominated Philomena, Gavin and Stacey, Moone Boy, Uncle and Alan Partridge, Henry returns to his first love: poetry.
Advance tickets: £10.00
£12 on the door
Doors 6.30pm Show 7.30pm
Tickets are available from OFS, The Old Town Hall and Online.
Categories: Comedy, Poetry
The sharply dressed, well-spoken, disparagingly camp son of working class Bromley, Tom Allen embarks on his debut solo tour this autumn.
Advance tickets - £12
£14 on the door
The U.K’s premier improv comedy troupe have taken the comedy world by storm.
Tickets are £14 and are available online and from Mcgrews.
Categories: Music, Drama, Comedy
The UK's leading political comedian and host of Unspun presents a show completely changed by events which haven’t yet happened. Ultra-topical comedy as seen on The Royal Variety Performance, Mock the Week, The One Show and Question Time. Now with added Trump.
Doors 7pm Show 8pm
Tickets - £15
Tickets available from McGrews, The Old Town Hall and Online.
See one of the UK’s most in-demand comedians as he does what he does best: hilariously squares off against life’s petty annoyances.
Doors - 7.00pm
Start - 8.00pm
Tickets - £10.00
Tickets available from OFS, Carlisle Old Town Hall & Online
Theres something about Gary...
Doors 7.00pm Show 8.00pm
Tickets - £13.00
Tickets available from OFS, Carlisle Old Town Hall and Online
LIVE NATION IN ASSOCIATION WITH MZA PRESENTS
Daniel Sloss – NOW
NOW is the stunning new show from Scotland’s internationally acclaimed and award-winning
Star of TV’s ‘Conan’ (a record seven appearances), to-date Daniel has performed nine sell-out
Edinburgh Fringe’s, two solo off-Broadway seasons, released a DVD, given a ‘Tedx’ Talk (aged
19) and tours extensively to rave reviews throughout Australasia, USA, UK and Europe.
NOW, what’s next….?
Doors - 7.00pm
Show - 8.00pm
Tickets - £13.50/concessions £11
Tickets go onsale Friday 12th May and are available at Mcgrews, The Old Town Hall & Online.
Join us as we explore how Feminism is a radical notion that women are people within our original comedy cabaret.
Tickets are £4 (£3 Concessions) and are available from Mcgrews.
Carlisle’s first ever adult panto is coming to the Old Fire Station this festive season.
Friday 22nd, Saturday 23rd, Wednesday 27th and Thursday 28th December.
Doors are at 7.00pm and the show starts at 8.00pm
Tickets are £10 (£7 students) and are available from the OFS, The Old Town Hall and Online.
Do you love comedy? Do you ever wonder what it takes to be a comedian? Wondering how to come up with comedy material? Got a wedding speech to prepare? Have to give talks in the work place? Maybe you just want to increase your confidence?
In this first bumper workshop Jane will help you tap into your creativity
To book please follow the link below
When asked about George Best Norman answered "The only things I have in common with George Best are that we come from the same place, play for the same club, and were discovered by the same man".
An evening in conversation with Manchester United Legend Norman Whiteside.
Doors open at 6.30pm with the meal served from 7.00pm
Dress code is smart casual, no jeans, trainers or football tops.
Tables in eight's or four's or mixed tables £40 per person and are available from the Old Fire Station.
Categories: Comedy, Old Fire Station
Internationally acclaimed as one of live comedy’s masters.
Available from OFS, Carlisle Old Town Hall & Online
AGE RESTRICTION 14+ | AGE RECOMMENDATION 16+
In this bumper workshop Jane will help you tap into your creativity
Iain Stirling - U OK HUN? X BAFTA-winning comedian Iain Stirling is back after a summer narrating smash hit Love Island (ITV2) and now you can see his actual face on his brand new tour!
Tickets are £12 and are available online.
Congratulations! It's 2018 and you're still here! So is Mitch, ("the country's leading musical satirist" Times) looking backwards, forwards and sideways trying to make the world a better place, one silly song at a time. Join him as he looks back over what for the lack of a better word he still refers to as his "career" and ponders where he - and indeed all of us - might be going next.
WINNER of BBC 2’s Celebrity Mastermind
“Song after song of exquisitely crafted satire” The Scotsman
Doors 7pm Show 8pm
Tickets £14 & £12 Concession
Alun Cochrane is a no-nonsense comedian who specialises in funny nonsense.
Doors 7.30pm Show 8pm
Available at OFS, Carlisle Old Town Hall & Online
Chortle Award nominee Kiri thinks the world revolves around her, but she didn't let that stop her wishing to mentor vulnerable kids. Consequently, she's going to be extremely careful what she wishes for in future. An immoral comedian's morality tale about other people's lack of morals.
‘Passionate, smart and yes, bloody funny.There's a raw depth of feeling here that you won't find in many shows’ **** (Scotsman). ‘Raucous and good-humoured without stinting on the protest’ (Guardian). ‘A storming hour’ **** (Skinny). ‘Never less than fascinating... an hour that's as funny as it is purposeful’ (Chortle.co.uk).
Tickets are £12 and are available from OFS, The Old Town Hall and Online
**Rescheduled from 16th February**
Edinburgh Comedy Award 2017 winner, comedian John Robins – one of the most exciting and distinctive voices in comedy – returns reflecting on love, loss and lamenting the fact he can’t break up with himself.
Tickets for the original date are still valid.
Show - 8.00pm
Tickets - £14.50
Tickets are available Online, The Old Town Hall and Old Fire Station.
In his latest stand-up tour show former Detective Sergeant Alfie Moore, and star of BBC Radio 4 comedy ‘It’s A Fair Cop’, takes you on a thrilling and interactive journey through the art and science of murder investigation
Recommended for ages 14+
Tickets £12 in advance
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Bike Tours For The Wounded
An evening of live music to give support to wounded soldiers featuring North Dakota & Saving Cherry.
Tickets - £7.50 and are available from OFS & Online
This is a standing show.
Our monthly Blues Jam sees the return of our house band Redfish who'll do a one hour set and then invite fellow musicians to join them on stage for a jam session, last month was our first session and it was awesome so don't miss this one.
High energy bluegrass from Colorado, USA with top class instrumental playing and powerful female and male vocals.
Tickets £12 in advance & £14 on the door
(27/01/2018 11:00 - 16:00)
(27/01/2018 18:30 - 23:30)
Bring your instrument or voice and join in with Roz Sluman’s Big Shoes Band at our monthly Jazz Jam Session, or simply come down and enjoy the vibe, a drink and lunch.
Starts at 1pm
Players: £5, Audience free
Bear & Butterfly
Puppetry, live music and beautiful storytelling combine in this charming tale about love, loss and friendship. Target 4 – 7 years and families
Two shows starting at 10.30am & 1pm
Running time: Approx 50 Minutes.
No Soap No Radio
A fascinating fusion of jazz, blues and rock with an infusion of Latin grooves.
with support from Rick Kemp (singer songwriter and long-term bassist with Steeleye Span)
Tickets £5 in advance £7 on the door
This is a standing show.
Hayseed Dixie the founders and all round pioneers of Rockgrass will be playing their Whiskey fulled banjo busting merriment Feb 4th 2018.
If loving the banjo is wrong, then we don't want to be right!
Over 14's only
Tickets only available Online
This is a standing show