My Live Comedy Favourites


The following is a list of live comedy shows that I enjoy, including everything I own on DVD & Blu-ray as indicated, plus a selection of other shows that I’ve watched on TV, online or in person. The list includes a few links to blog posts where I’ve written about the shows in question, and you can also see videos about my DVD collection here.

  • Adam Hills (DVD):
    • Happyism
    • Clown Heart
  • Al Murray The Pub Landlord (DVD):
    • Barrel Of Fun
    • Beautiful British Tour
    • The Only Way Is Epic
    • One Man, One Guvnor
  • Alan Davies (DVD):
    • Life Is Pain
    • Little Victories
  • Andy Parsons (DVD):
    • Britain’s Got Idiots
    • Gruntled
    • Slacktivist
    • Life & Unleashed – But Naturally Cautious
  • Baddiel & Skinner (Netflix):
    • Unplanned – Live From London’s West End
  • Bottom Live (DVD):
    • The Stage Show
    • The Big Number 2 Tour
    • Hooligan’s Island
    • 2001 – An Arse Oddity
    • Weapons Grade Y-Fronts
  • Brian Conley (DVD):
    • Alive & Extra Dangerous
  • Chris Addison (DVD):
    • Chris Addison Live
  • Comic Aid – Live & Uncut (DVD):
    • Stand-up event for the Asian Tsunami Appeal
  • Channel 4’s Comedy Gala (DVD):
    • 2010, 2012 & 2013 stand-up events for Great Ormond Street Hospital
  • Dara O Briain (DVD):
    • Talks Funny
    • At The Theatre Royal
    • This Is The Show
    • Craic Dealer
    • Crowd Tickler
  • Dave Gorman (Netflix):
    • Stand-Up Live
  • Derren Brown (DVD):
    • Something Wicked This Way Comes
    • An Evening Of Wonders
    • Enigma
    • Svengali
    • Infamous
  • Ed Byrne (DVD):
    • Pedantic & Whimsical
    • Different Class
    • Crowd Pleaser
  • The Fast Show (DVD):
    • The Fast Show Live
    • Farewell Tour
  • Greg Davies:
  • Harry Hill (DVD):
    • First Class Scamp
    • Hooves
    • Sausage Time
  • I’m Sorry I Haven’t A Clue (DVD):
    • Live On Stage
  • Jack Dee (DVD):
    • Jack Dee Live
    • At The London Palladium
    • Live And Uncut
    • At The Apollo
    • Live Again
    • So What?
  • Jack Whitehall:
    • Jack Whitehall Live (DVD)
    • Gets Around (DVD)
    • At Large (Netflix)
  • James Acaster (Netflix):
  • Jason Manford (DVD):
    • At The Manchester Apollo
    • Jason Manford Live
    • First World Problems
  • Jeff Dunham (Netflix):
    • Controlled Chaos
  • Jim Davidson (DVD):
    • Adult Pantos (Sinderella, Boobs In The Wood & Cinderella Comes Again)
    • Jim & The Boys
    • Xposed
    • On The Offensive
    • Red, White & Very Blue
    • Uncovered & Uncensored
    • Jim’s Silver Jubilee
    • Vote For Jim!
    • Full On!
    • In Your Face!
    • The Devil Rides Out
    • If I Ruled The World
    • No Further Action
  • Jimmy Carr:
    • Jimmy Carr Live (DVD)
    • Stand Up (DVD)
    • Comedian (DVD)
    • In Concert (DVD)
    • Telling Jokes (DVD)
    • Making People Laugh (DVD)
    • Being Funny (DVD)
    • Gagging Order Tour (Live show in Torquay)
    • Laughing & Joking (DVD)
    • Funny Business (Netflix)
  • John Bishop (DVD):
    • Elvis Has Left The Building
    • Sunshine
    • Rollercoaster
    • Supersonic
  • Jon Richardson (DVD):
    • Funny Magnet
    • Nidiot
  • Josh Widdicombe (DVD):
    • And Another Thing
    • What Do I Do Now?
  • Katherine Ryan (Netflix):
  • Lee Evans (DVD):
    • At Her Majesty’s Theatre
    • From The West End
    • Different Planet
    • In Scotland
    • Wired & Wonderful
    • XL
    • Roadrunner
    • Big
    • Monsters
  • Lee Mack (DVD):
    • Lee Mack Live
    • Going Out
    • Hit The Road Mack
  • Mark Watson (DVD):
    • Mark Watson Live
    • Flaws
  • Michael McIntyre (DVD):
    • Live & Laughing
    • Hello Wembley!
    • Showtime
    • Happy & Glorious
  • Micky Flanagan (DVD):
    • Out Out
    • Back In The Game
    • An Another Fing
  • Milton Jones (DVD):
    • Universe Tour Part 1 – Earth
    • Lion Whisperer
  • Monty Python (DVD):
    • One Down, Five To Go
  • Nina Conti (DVD):
    • Dolly Mixtures
  • Peter Kay (DVD):
    • At The Top Of The Tower
    • At The Bolton Albert Halls
    • The Tour That Didn’t Tour
  • Ricky Gervais:
    • Animals (DVD)
    • Politics (DVD)
    • Fame (DVD)
    • Science (DVD)
    • Humanity (Netflix)
  • Rob Brydon (DVD):
    • Rob Brydon Live
  • Ronnie Corbett (DVD):
    • Ronnie Corbett Live
  • Ross Noble:
    • Unrealtime (DVD)
    • Sonic Waffle (DVD)
    • Randomist (DVD)
    • Fizzy Logic (DVD)
    • Nobleism (DVD)
    • Things (DVD)
    • Headspace Cowboy (DVD)
    • Nonsensory Overload (DVD)
    • Mindblender (DVD)
    • Brain Dump (from his website)
  • Rowan Atkinson (DVD):
    • Rowan Atkinson Live
  • Russell Howard:
    • Russell Howard Live (DVD)
    • Dingledodies (DVD)
    • Right Here, Right Now (DVD)
    • Wonderbox (DVD)
    • Recalibrate (Netflix)
  • Sean Lock (DVD):
    • Sean Lock Live
    • Lockipedia
    • Purple Van Man
    • Keep It Light
  • Stephen Fry (Netflix):
    • More Fool Me
  • Stephen Merchant (DVD):
    • Hello Ladies
  • Tim Minchin (Netflix):
    • Ready For This?
  • Tim Vine (DVD):
    • Tim Vine Live
    • So I Said To This Bloke
    • Punslinger
    • Joke-Amotive
    • Tim Timinee, Tim Timinee, Tim Tim To You