Favourited, long-running comedy club – sister to The Stand Edinburgh, and most recently Newcastle, too – offering an intimate live comedy experience where you can catch various up-and-coming acts, as well as fully-fledged big name comedians hitting the stage, often as part of a show tour. The venue is also plays host to numerous acts during the Glasgow International Comedy Festival, held in March each year.
The Saturday Show9:00pm – 11:00pm, £15various venues
Packed Saturday evening bill of stand-up headliners and resident comperes to jolly along your weekend.
The Stand's Bank Holiday Special8:30pm – 10:30pm, £10 (£9)various venues
The Stand celebrate the coming bank holiday with a special Sunday show of laughs.
Improv Wars8:30pm – 10:30pm, £4 (£2)The Stand
Improvised comedy games and sketches, with an unpredictable anything-goes attitude – just how we like it.
Red Raw8:30pm – 10:30pm, £2various venues
Open-mic style beginners showcase, plus some old hands dropping by to roadtest new material.
Best Of Irish Comedy8:30pm – 10:30pm, £7 (£6/£3 members)The Stand
A selection of top comics from the contemporary Irish circuit do their thing.
The Thursday Showtimes vary, £10 (£7/£5 members)various venues
Weekend-welcoming selection of handpicked headline acts and newcomers over a two-hour showcase.
The Friday Showtimes vary, £12 (£10/£6 members)various venues
Prime stand-up from the Scottish and international circuit, hosted by a rotating selection of Stand stalwarts.
Glasgow Kid's Comedy Club3:00pm – 4:00pm, £4The Stand
Jokes suitable for little ears (i.e. no sweary words), for children aged 8-12 years-old.
Billy Kirkwood's Sunday Service8:30pm – 10:30pm, £6 (£5/£1 members)The Stand
Chilled Sunday comedy showcase, this week with a special guest host in the form of yer man Billy Krikwood (we're assuming resident Irish funnyman Michael Redmond is off his summer...
Wicked Wenches8:30pm – 10:30pm, £6 (£5/£3 members)various venues
All-female stand-up, with a suitably varied mix of headliners and newcomers taking to the stage.
Michael Redmond's Sunday Service8:30pm – 10:30pm, £6 (£5/£1 members)The Stand
Chilled Sunday comedy showcase with resident Irish funnyman Michael Redmond and guests.
Fun Junkies8:30pm – 10:30pm, £5 (£4/£2.50 members)The Stand
Diverse offerings from the comedy spectrum, featuring stand-up, variety acts, sketches, musical comedy and magicians, natch.