Ben Elton’s Comedy Night

Event details

  • Saturday 21 December 2019
  • O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire, Shepherd's Bush Green, White City, London W12 8TT
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Join us for an incredible comedy night with Ben Elton, the godfather of modern stand-up and writer of TV hits Blackadder, The Thin Blue Line and Upstart Crow.

Ben Elton will be your host and headlining act for this exciting night of comedy at the O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire. He will be joined by an amazing line-up of comedians, including Jo Coffey, Kae Kurd, Chris McCausland, Shazia Mirza and Tim Renkow. After Ben’s sell-out UK tour, this is your last chance to see Scope Patron and British comedy icon live this decade!

Doors open at 6:30pm.

Supporting acts

Jo Coffey

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A New Acts of the Year Show and Funny's Funny finalist, has done 3 incredible solo shows and presented on Big Brother's Bit on the Side.

Kae Kurd

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Performed his debut show at Edinburgh Fringe in 2017 and has been nominated for awards by the Royal Television Society and the Chortle Awards.

Chris McCausland

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Performing stand up since 2003 all over the world, regularly performing at the infamous Comedy Store in London's West End.

Shazia Mirza

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Award-winning stand up comedian and writer, and has been a guest on several TV shows including, The Jonathan Ross Show, Celebrity Island with Bear Grylls and Top Gear. 

Tim Renkow

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Stand up comedian, writer and actor who has received several awards including the Leicester Square Best Newcomer, and recently performed at Edinburgh Fringe in 2019.


Ticket prices start from £22.

Get your tickets now and secure your seats for 21 December 2019.

A limited number of VIP tickets are available for a pre-show meet and greet with Ben Elton himself. VIP tickets include a signed copy of Ben’s latest book, Identity Crisis and a free drink.

In support of disabled people and their families

All money raised from ticket sales will go towards delivering our crucial services across the country, as well as enabling us to continue campaigning for equality and fairness for the 14 million disabled people in the UK.

Ben has been a supporter of Scope for over 30 years. He has written and co-written 15 major best sellers including Gridlock featuring a character with Cerebral Palsy.

I’m honoured to come on board as a Patron of Scope – representation and equality for all is so important and we all need to be working towards a fairer society for disabled people.

Ben Elton

Venue accessibility

The O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire and Scope are committed to making all reasonable adjustments possible to ensure this event is as accessible to as many people as possible.

If you have any specific requirements or accessibility questions please contact the venue box office on 0208 354 3300 or email to assist with your enquiry.

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