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The Funny Looking Fringe

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Welcome to the Funny Looking Fringe at The Liverpool Comedy Festival!

The Funny Looking Fringe is bringing some of the best and brightest Long Form comedy to 81 Renshaw St for the The Liverpool Comedy Festival in 2016.

With all of our tickets fantastically cheap you can grab an even better bargain and get another pound off just by wearing a Funny Looking badge – only £2 from the venue or our website.

Golden Ticket

Do you want the chance to see EVERY show for free? Add your email to our Golden Ticket Competition. HERE

Check out our Official Festival podcast, chatting to as many of the brilliant performers as we can squeeze on! On iTunes and everywhere else!

Follow us on Twitter for the latest updates, offers and secret gigs!

Find us on Facebook.

Join our Mailing List to discover our year round Funny Looking Presents… goodness.

You can find all the ticket links via the ticket portal, or pop in and buy them in 81 Renshaw St itself!

AS Patron

A brief word of welcome from our patron, Mr Arthur Smith:

As patron of this noble venture I am extremely important so you must listen when I say you have a brilliant eclectic range of comedies waiting for you that are funny but also original and interesting. Gav, who runs it, I know to be a savant comedy nerd who does this because he loves it.  Go to a show and then another one… Sept 2016

Thursday 15th – 7:30pm
The Funny Looking Fringe Launch Party in association with The Bido Lito! Social

Bido Lito! & FLF

A joint gig, launching both the October edition of Bido Lito and the very first Funny Looking Fringe. Featuring some of the best local music and comedy, come to this free event as we kick everything off with a party!

Friday Sept 16th – 7:00pm
Doug Segal: I Can Make You Feel Good

Doug Segal close up balloons (c) Piers Allardyce 2016

“Imagine if Derren Brown was funny” (Evening Standard).

Following previous Edinburgh Festival Fringe sell-out runs, award-winning comedy mind reader Doug Segal is back with a brand new show which is designed to make you feel good! Mind tricks, jokes and an endorphin rush are all guaranteed! As seen on BBC1 and BBC3.

Winner: Best Cabaret Act (Brighton Fringe 2012) & Three Weeks Editor’s Award (Edinburgh Fringe 2012).

“Simply brilliant” ***** (Sunday Express).

“The UK’s best kept entertainment secret” (Time Out).

Friday Sept 16th – 9:00pm
Liam Pickford: Your Love Is A Knackered Bus Stop I can No Longer Be Arsed To Vandalise.

Liam PickfordA rock-hard hour. A husk navigates through the shitty brambles of modern culture.

What do you want? And why?

You don’t want that! Please stop.

Saturday 17th – 2:30pm
Funny Looking Kids: Comedy Club

Top nonsense. Guaranteed idiots.

Definite Silliness.

Almost certainly a bonkers time.

Come to the comedy club for

Funny Looking kids.

Expect chaos and expert tomfoolery from some of the best weirdoes around. (7+ suggested)

Saturday 16th – 5pm
Liam Hale: Life in Limbo

Liam Hale Live in LimboLiam Hale has died many times on stage. But now he’s dead for real. Trapped in purgatory he’ll have to gig like his soul depends on it to get into Heaven.

Character Comedy Stand Up Show.

**** – The Skinny.

September 17th – 7:00pm
Che Burnley: The Big C

Hey Kids! Do you like cartoons? Do you know how babies are made? Any idea how to cure cancer?

Che got sick, his partner got pregnant and 2010 got interesting.

Come watch the best & worst year of what was left of The Che Burnley’s life with animations and puppets and jokes, oh my!

Learn the A-Z of chemotherapy, the 1,2,3 of charity and why ATOS were the big ‘C

Sat 17th – 9:00pm
Top Joe’s Oxford English Dictionary 2017 Bid Launch
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“Cheers guys my name’s Top Joe, I’ve created a new word for the English language and for 2017 I intend for it to be added to the Oxford English Dictionary. For this I will need your help in getting the word out into the fabric of society. At this launch party I will reveal the word and we will launch it from Liverpool and into the public conscious. This launch party will be the event of the year featuring comedy, cake, music, drinks, fireworks, accelerants, fuel and shamanism.”

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