Tired of the rubbish weather we’re having this summer? In need of a laugh to take your mind off the complete and utter lack of sun we are getting this fine July? Head down to the Blue Lamp, in Aberdeen, on Saturday, August 1, where the Breakneck Comedy team will have you in stitches.
Punslinger Tim Vine is back on the road for the first time in four years with a brand-new stand-up show, new jokes, silly songs and – as if that weren’t enough – twitchy dancing.
Susan Welsh enjoys a brush with one of the biggest small stars of showbusiness, Basil Brush
The Jeffrey Lane musical Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, which was due to be performed at His Majesty's Theatre in Aberdeen next week, has been cancelled.
Possessor of one of the best-known faces, and a razor-sharp wit, comedian Jeremy Hardy has left the confines of the TV and radio studios and is doing what he enjoys best once more, touring the country and making people laugh.
“Ma’am” is not a word usually described as a cool one, but Reginald D. Hunter can make anything sound cool, as Cheryl Livingstone was to find out
Cheryl Livingstone speaks to Des Clarke about his return to stand-up and the Highland capital
Cheryl Livingstone speaks to Ruby Wax about her new show, which is an exploration into everyone’s minds
Ahead of his hilarious improvisation shows in Aberdeen and Inverness in May, Have I Got News For You funnyman Paul Merton talks to Andrew Youngson about the joys of unpreparedness
The sequel to the hilarious, adults-only comedy show 51 Shades of Maggie is about to descend on Inverness and is proving so popular that an extra performance has been added to the schedule.
Funny lady Susan Calman is heading north this month. She shares a word or two with Your Weekend ahead of her Inverness and Aberdeen gigs
Susan Welsh talks hearing aids, Jeremy Clarkson and knackered knees with comedian Stewart Lee in the run-up to his forthcoming tour date in Inverness
James Rampton enjoys a yap with comedian Alan Carr
As animation fans flock to see Shaun The Sheep on the big screen, we take a peek behind the scenes at Aardman Studios. We won’t bleat on about it, but it was rather good...
Comedian Patrick Monahan will bring his brand-new, energetically witty family show to Aberdeen on Saturday, February 14, and to Elgin on Sunday, February 15.
First they tackled history, then the Bible. Now, comedy theatre company the Reduced Shakespeare Company tackles the subject it was born to reduce in size – comedy itself.
Looking for a chuckle for Valentine's? Look no further than Creo Events' Ultimate Valentine at Aberdeen's Beach Ballroom on Thursday, February 12.
Ahead of his trip up north, bekilted comedian Craig Hill discusses with Andrew Youngson where he finds comedy inspiration
Comic stand-up and screen star Omid Djalili chats to Your Weekend about the dangers of believing your own hype
Get ready for Aberdeen’s packed 2015 programme of sights and sounds. Andrew Youngson reports
Get ready for Inverness and the Highlands’ packed 2015 programme of sights and sounds, writes Susan Welsh
While thoughts are focused currently on Christmas Day, there’s still plenty of red-letter days to come before 2015, writes Susan Welsh
For Daniel Sloss, taking offence to stand up comedy is like hearing a story out of context. Andrew Youngson speaks to the Scottish comedian ahead of his Inverness and Aberdeen gigs this weekend
Comedy favourite Pete Johansson, will deliver his show Several Jokes in Aberdeen’s Lemon Tree on Thursday, November 13.
Sara Pascoe, star of Live at the Apollo, QI, Mock the Week and Twenty Twelve, has set off on her first UK tour.
Annual film festival ‘reel’s in’ another fantastic selection of must-see movies, writes Susan Welsh
Inventive funnyman Jason Byrne is set to appear in Aberdeen this weekend at the top end of his new tour – You Name the Show.
It might be sweaty and exhausting work, but Gavin Spokes is proud to keep the farce flag flying, writes Andrew Youngson
London-born Belinda Stewart-Wilson, 43, is best known as Polly McKenzie in The Inbetweeners. She talks to YL about playing an American novelist in new Disney series Evermoor, her top tips on staying in shape and which comic book heroine she’d like to be ... YOUR SPOOKY NEW DISNEY SERIES EVERMOOR LOOKS LIKE IT CAN’T FAIL. IS IT GOOD FUN TO WORK ON?Oh such good fun, and it has all the ingredients needed for a success, I think.
"We would have to have had a Proclaimer each" - were the philosophical musing of one of the UK's best loved comedians on Saturday night in regards to what a Yes vote could have meant following the Scottish referendum.
Ahead of his appearance in Aberdeen next week, Your Weekend chats with stand-up comic James Acaster – Weetabix, beat boxing and all
Comedian Jo Caulfield prepares to let the red mist descend during her latest tour which visits Inverness this weekend, writes Susan Welsh