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Jongleurs Comedy Club
Standing in the former site of Glasgow's legendary Apollo Music Hall, The Jongleurs Comedy Club is a first-class entertainment venue showacsing a sensational line-up of stand-up comedy, live entertainment and music, after show parties and themed club nights. As part of the Cineworld entertainment complex, the Jongleurs Comedy Club is a much-loved addition to the city's vibrant entertainment district since opening in 2002.
Designed with modern and simple décor, The Jongleurs in Glasgow is one of the newest established clubs under the Jongleurs Chain and creates the perfect contemporary note for presenting both ground-breaking and established talents in the UK’s comedy circuit. For 23 years, The Jongleurs has been an instrumental force in launching the careers of many of Britain and Ireland’s most ingenious comics including Jack Dee, Lee Evans, Ed Byrne, Graham Norton, Harry Enfield and Frank Skinner amongst others.
The Jongleurs Glasgow is a regular showcase of internationally acclaimed comedians such as Canadian-Jamaican jester Ronnie Edwards who is famed for making audiences howl with laughter before uttering a word. Dubbed as ‘a hurricane of comedy’, this award-winning comedian makes regular appearances at Jongleurs in Glasgow with his street-wise, quick-fire wit and has a wealth of experience of playing at major venues across the UK, North America and the Caribbean.
Those seeking to sample some of Scotland’s home-grown talent, The Jongleurs is certainly ‘the’ venue for the ultimate night of Scottish comedy, presenting a host of cutting-edge comics and established, ranging from Charlie Ross with his endearing and laid-back style to Craig Hill, one of Scotland’s brightest talents hallmarked for his wonderfully camp, irreverent humour and infectious persona.
As Glasgow’s premier venue for Stand-up comedy, The Jongleurs also plays host to a titillating repertoire of live music, clubs and DJ Nights, Corporate and Private Functions and a string of comedy workshops to tap into your funny-side. From Thursday to Saturday, why not let your hair down and party the night away into the small hours at the Jongleurs Club where you can sample some of the best MCs and DJs at weekends coupled with a selection of tribute bands, rock and roll cover bands and traditional ceilidhs.
Before catching your performance, comedy aficionados have the opportunity to feast in a tempting menu of snacks ranging from sharing chicken and nachos platters to chicken burgers and tikka masalas to whet your appetite. Food is served until 8.30 from Thursday to Saturday and Alcohol is served from opening to closing at 2.00am. Since its inception, The Jongleurs in Glasgow has rapidly proven to be a successful and well-patronised entertainment venue, much-loved by Glaswegians and visitors to this energising city. Why not experience it for yourself, serving as the perfect solution for a fantastically inexpensive night out with friends and colleagues.
Jongleurs Comedy Club
Renfrew Street, Glasgow, G2 3AB
Tel: 0870 787 0707