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.
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
**This show has now sold out**
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.
Do you love comedy? Want to learn about comedy characters? Would you like to try something new and boost your confidence?
Try the bumper writing comedy characters workshop!
11am to 4pm
Tickets available online only
Chortle Awards 2018 Winner for Best Compere & Best Club Comedian 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+
Doors 7pm Show 8pm
Tickets £12 in advance
Available from OFS, Carlisle Old Town Hall & Online
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Glenn Tilbrooks solo shows have continued to rise in popularity. Don't miss the chance to catch him in Carlisle
Support comes from Charlie Austen
Tickets £17.50 in advance (£20 on the door)
Available from OFS, Carlisle Tourist Information Centre
This is a standing show
The Big Walk
Do you wish that more positive stories were shared celebrating what we are thankful for and to share what makes us feel hopeful about the place we live in?
If so, then join us at this lunch event.
The Big Walk tells the story of connected communities, showing the rich diversity of the communities that make up the backbone of the UK
11.30am - 1.30pm
Where's My Igloo Gone
Journey into a dazzling, icy world of soaring snow geese and pet husky dogs on extraordinary Arctic adventure.
The show is accessible to Deaf, hearing and non-English
Age range: 5+
Doors 10am Show 10.30am
Doors 1pm Show 1.30pm SOLD OUT
Tickets £8 & £5 Concession
Following a colourful career that has take in metal, motown and soul, Detroit's finest rock/blues export Marcus Malone has finally cut the album of his career.
With support from The Hustle
Tickets £12.00 in advance
"William Howard Sixth Form presents: THE COLLECTIVE: a showcase of a talented group of youth bands currently studying Level 3 Music BTEC.
Avaialble from OFS, William Howard School and on the door
Once named "the future of the Blues" Chris is Canada's most acclaimed blues artist.
The War of The Worlds
“Part alternative rock band, part thespian… wholly charming.” (The Times)
Tickets £12 & £10 Concession in advance