Comedy

The Queen of Tarts: An Anti Panto at The Blue Room

Fri 17th Jan - Sat 18th Jan

Think of a traditional Alice in Wonderland pantomime…chop of Alice’s head, scratch out all the bits that are suitable for children, add a touch of the macabre, slap in some naughtiness to make you blush and glow, and put your game face on because you’re part of the show. Start Time: 7.30pm Running Time: TBC Tickets: £10 all tickets Age: 16+ Location:The Blue Room, The Lawn, Union Rd, Lincoln LN1 3BU Collecting Tickets: You will be able to collect your tickets from the Lincoln Performing Arts Centre’s box office up until 24 hours prior to the performance. There after you will be able to collect your tickets on the door up until an hour prior to the event. Please contact our box office on 01522 837600 for more details.

HARRY BAKER: I AM 10,000

Fri 27th Mar - Fri 27th Mar

Mathematician-turned-World-Slam-Champion Harry Baker turns 10,000 days old, celebrating numbers, words and life itself. From winning his school’s Battle of the Bands competition with a Jay-Z maths homage, to his prime number poetry TED talk being watched by millions online, Harry’s love of language and logic has got him through literal marathons, seen him rap battle in front of Ice Cube, and now has him analysing the technical accuracy of So Solid Crew’s 21 seconds. He’s got 99 problems but maths ain’t one. Start Time: 7.30pm Running Time: 1 hour 40 mins (no interval) Tickets: £12 Full // £10 LIVE PASS (Students & Under 26s) Location: Studio 1

STEPHEN K AMOS: EVERYMAN

Fri 31st Jan - Fri 31st Jan

It’s easy to feel angry when mad talking heads and evil officials are looking for any slight difference of opinion to plough open and exploit. We need an everyman to bring people together using the most powerful tool we have: comedy. We need Stephen K Amos. He’s on a mission to bring about world peace. Or, to at least bring about an evening of peace, one venue at a time. In an age when arguments are started over everything from politics to bendy straws, Stephen is rising above the anger to remind us of what we have in common. Bringing achingly funny anecdotes, hilarious takes on the everyday and his infectious charm, Stephen K Amos will warm your cold, stiffened hearts. Join together with your fellow man and experience the universal language of laughter. Start Time: 8pm Running Time: 2 hours (Including interval) Tickets: £18 // £15 LIVE PASS (Students and Under 26s) Age: 16+

JIMEOIN: RAMBLE ON!

Wed 12th Feb - Wed 12th Feb

Superb world-class stand-up from the Irishman from Australia acclaimed worldwide as one of live comedy’s true masters as Jimeoin brings his brilliantly observed, ever-evolving and hilarious comedy to Lincoln Performing Arts Centre for one night only as part of his latest smash-hit tour. Jimeoin is internationally acclaimed and his shows sell out across the UK, Europe, USA and of course Australia. Hailed as a genuine “fair dinkum” stand-up alumni, don’t miss your chance to see this award winning star of TV shows including ‘Live at the Apollo’, ‘Conan’, ‘Royal Variety Performance’, ‘CH4’s O2 Gala’ and ‘Sunday Night at the Palladium’ – Live! Start Time: 7.30pm Running Time: 2 hours (including interval) Tickets: £17.50 All Seats Age: 14+