Last tickets remaining for 2020 Slapstick Festival

Last tickets remaining for 2020 Slapstick Festival

Posted on: 10 Jan 2020

Harry Hill, Stephen Merchant and Shappi Khorsandi are among the top-notch comedians confirmed to perform at this year's festival.


Running on Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 January, time is running out to get your hands on a limited number of remaining tickets for Bristol Slapstick Festival 2020, a celebration of comedy in a wide range of forms.

Stephen Merchant's Laurel and Hardy.

As well as live standup and film screenings, expect talks, panels, theatrical performances, readings and more as the Slapstick Festival brings a variety of shows to some of Bristol's favourite venues, including The Redgrave Theatre, Bristol Old Vic and Watershed among others.


The Slapstick team are on a mission to engage audiences with early cinema formats. They've been a part of the Bristol festival scene for 14 years, inviting some of the best-loved comics from across the UK and beyond to the Westcountry every year.


With Omid Djalili, Matt Lucas, Jo Brand and Lee Mack among the acclaimed acts to have graced the Slapstick stages in previous years, the organisers have put together one of their biggest lineups to date for the 2020 edition. 

I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue.

Harry Hill will be bringing his Kidz Show to the Bristol Old Vic on day two, Rob Brydon is set to host a special anniversary edition of the beloved radio show I’m Sorry I Haven’t A Clue, and Stephen Merchant will be presenting this year's annual celebration of one of the all-time great comedic duos, Laurel & Hardy.


Tickets for the 2020 Bristol Slapstick Festival on Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 January are on sale now and can be found here.


For more information, check out the official festival website or head to their Facebook page.

Article by:

Matt Robson

Having moved to Bristol from Cornwall in 2015, Matt graduated from UWE with a degree in Journalism in 2018. He's keen on a wide variety of musical genres, as well as taking an interest in art and illustration, producing his own work in his spare time. Matt makes the most of Bristol's diverse nightlife and attends gigs and club nights regularly. Get in touch via email at