Top comedy names bring tours to town

Simon Amstell
Simon Amstell

There’s a line-up of top comedians coming to the area over the next week.

Simon Amstell, Sara Pascoe and Omid Djalili are all taking to the stage at the Royal & Derngate in Northampton.

Omid Djalili will be on the Derngate stage, fresh from a West End run, with his show Iranalamadingdong.

And on the same night at the Royal Sara Pascoe presents Sara Pascoe vs History in which she takes a look at the ways the past shapes the present.

Sara has appeared on Stand Up for the Week, Live at the Apollo, QI, Never Mind the Buzzcocks, Mock the Week and Twenty Twelve.

The former host of Never Mind the Buzzcocks Simon Amstell has just had sell-out residencies in New York and London. His latest stand-up show is called To Be Free.

Omid Djalili is on Thursday, February 5, at 8pm.

Simon Amstell is on Tuesday, February 3, at 8pm.

Sara Pascoe is on Thursday, February 5, at 7.45pm.

Tickets can be booked by calling 01604 624811 or by visiting