“A nerdy, deeply charming adventure into the funnier bits of history” Dailyinfo
“Who knew archaeology could be funny? or the war of 1812?”
“Entertaining, educational and hilarious”
A comedy night where history meets hilarity as stand-up comedians bring the past to life with punchlines. Expect to see everything from modern riffs on ancient myths to crazy things about queens and kings to gut-busting stories from history’s repertory, like your funniest history teacher with more laughs. Suitable for history buffs and joke-lovers alike. Stand-up History had a successful run at the Edinburgh Fringe in 2016 and is on tour throughout the UK. From Edinburgh to Oxford, Reading, Hungerford and London! Excerpts of the show have featured at the National Museum of Scotland and at Mervyn Stutters pick of the Fringe.