Diversity Quota

Glasgow Comedy Festival: The Diversity Quota is Glasgow's newest and freshest comedy night showcasing talent from across a wide range of diverse performers!

Diversity Quota

About Diversity Quota

Fancy comedy with a bit of a difference?

The Diversity Quota is Glasgow?s newest and freshest comedy night showcasing talent from across Glasgow?s wide range of diverse performers.

We will be featuring the best comedy from every kind of comedian; stand-up, sketches, improv, poetry. Anything goes, so long as it?s funny! We have something for everyone.

We guarantee a diverse line-up and plenty of surprises, and why not come along and enjoy the wide spectrum of comedy Glasgow has to offer!

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Commissioned

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19th March 2020
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19th March 2020
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Glasgow Comedy Festival: 2 Men and a Tall Lady is a showcase of (fairly) new Scottish stand up from Sam Tennent, Natalie Sweeney and Chris Scott!
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21st March 2020
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21st March 2020
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21st March 2020
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22nd March 2020
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Glasgow Comedy Festival: As part of his UK tour, Chris Tavner presents his solo stand up show about his life as a Socialist activist. Well, we say activist, that depends on what time he gets up!
The Gingerbread Man

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Ashley Manning: Manning Up (WIP)

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22nd March 2020
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Ben Verth: And All That That Entails (WIP)

22nd March 2020
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Chris Kent: Christy Doesn’t Live Here

Chris Kent: Christy Doesn’t Live Here

22nd March 2020
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Christian Reilly: Magic Money Tree

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22nd March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: After several years of research and conversations with economists from all over the world, Christian Reilly presents his findings!
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MC Hammersmith: 1 Man 8 Mile

25th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Don't miss freestyle rapper straight outta middle class white west London, MC Hammersmith with his show 1 Man 8 Mile at The Stand Glasgow!
‘That Guy’ Nico Comedy show

‘That Guy’ Nico Comedy show

25th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Join 'That Guy' Nico & friends as we explore our cultural differences and what divides & unites us in comedy.
Chris McQueer: Runner

Chris McQueer: Runner

25th March 2020
From the award-winning author of Hings and HWFG comes a brand-new play for the Glasgow International Comedy Festival 2020!
Jesters Comedy Showcase

Jesters Comedy Showcase

26th March 2020
Catch both established and new acts from the comedy scene at Jesters Comedy Showcase during the Glasgow Comedy Festival!
Alan Bissett: The Red Hourglass

Alan Bissett: The Red Hourglass

26th March 2020 - 27th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Don't miss a dazzling, unique performance from Alan Bissett, the Fringe First-winning creator of the classic Scottish play The Moira Monologues!
‘That Guy’ Nico Comedy show

‘That Guy’ Nico Comedy show

26th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Join 'That Guy' Nico & friends as we explore our cultural differences and what divides & unites us in comedy.
Alison Spittle Has A New Show-Show

Alison Spittle Has A New Show-Show

26th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Alison is working on a new show. It might be about aqua aerobics and trolls, it might not - come and find out!
Stewart Lee: Snowflake / Tornado

Stewart Lee: Snowflake / Tornado

26th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Don't miss a double-bill of two new 60 minute sets, back to back from comedian Stewart Lee at the King's Theatre Glasgow!
John Hegley: Hegley’s Hop Scotch

John Hegley: Hegley’s Hop Scotch

26th March 2020
Actually devised for adults, but of interest to some nine year olds with reasonable attention spans, don't miss Hegley's Hop Scotch at the Tron Theatre!
Trojan Hearse: Dead Funny

Trojan Hearse: Dead Funny

26th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Join Trojan Hearse at The Flying Duck as someone gets a spectacular send off into the afterlife.
5 Fifers For A Fiver

5 Fifers For A Fiver

26th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: The eighth successive year for this ever popular showcase of funny Fifers, all for just £5!
Big Angie: Me, the Polis & the Priest

Big Angie: Me, the Polis & the Priest

26th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Glesga's Big Darlin' Big Angie is back and blazing a trail – through men, botox, big lips and the law!
Don’t Get Mad, Get Everything

Don’t Get Mad, Get Everything

27th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Don't Get Mad, Get Everything at The Britannia Panopticon is a hilarious drag parody of the 1996 classic film: First Wives Club!
Abi Roberts: Orson Welles Slow Hand Clap (WIP)

Abi Roberts: Orson Welles Slow Hand Clap (WIP)

27th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Join award-nominated, critically-acclaimed fireball Abi Roberts, as she builds an exciting no-holds-barred show about important things like love, death and oat milk!
Jim Smith: Back to the Teuchter

Jim Smith: Back to the Teuchter

27th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Jim Smith returns with another collection of stories of rural life on his Perthshire farm, catch him at the King's Theatre Glasgow on Saturday 21st and Friday 27th March!
Philip Differ: Billy Bremner & Me

Philip Differ: Billy Bremner & Me

27th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Discover the fruits of Phil Differ's failure in this autobiographical one-man show, Billy Bremner & Me, at The Bungo!
Dane Baptiste: The Chocolate Chip

Dane Baptiste: The Chocolate Chip

27th March 2020
Dane Baptiste is back on international tour with a brand new stand-up show! Catch him at the Tron Theatre as part of the Glasgow Comedy Festival on March 27th!
Mac‘n’Laughs Lunchtime Comedy Club

Mac‘n’Laughs Lunchtime Comedy Club

27th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: We bring you the finest handpicked comedians from around the Glasgow International Comedy Festival!
Amelia Bayler presents: Relatable Vibes (WIP)

Amelia Bayler presents: Relatable Vibes (WIP)

27th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Amelia Bayler is bringing her new show 'Relatable Vibes' to CHUNStival in 2020 featuring new songs about stuff like fast food and #relationships!
The Late Show

The Late Show

27th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Enjoy a top showcase of the best comics from across the festival. Late, live and in a basement... how comedy should be watched!
Andrew Sim: Linda & the Little Scottish Boy

Andrew Sim: Linda & the Little Scottish Boy

27th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Join Andrew Sim at the State Bar for his latest show, Linda & the Little Scottish Boy!
The Festival Club

The Festival Club

28th March 2020
Take several top acts from around the world, add a late bar and mix in some snacks! It's the Glasgow Comedy Festival Club at The Stand!
1 Pound Stand Up Showcase

1 Pound Stand Up Showcase

28th March 2020
For just £1 catch a selection of the finest comedians performing at the Glasgow Comedy Festival... you could find your next favourite act!
Comedy Night at the Museum: Show Only

Comedy Night at the Museum: Show Only

28th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Gilded Balloon bring cult Fringe hit, Comedy Night at the Museum, to Glasgow's Hunterian Museum for this year's festival!
The Late Show

The Late Show

28th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Enjoy a top showcase of the best comics from across the festival. Late, live and in a basement... how comedy should be watched!
Comedy Variety Night

Comedy Variety Night

28th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Some amazing comedians from across Scotland come to give you an amazing comedy night, where all proceeds go to Second Chances German Shepherd Charity!
Ben Target: How To Build A Lighthouse

Ben Target: How To Build A Lighthouse

28th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Critically-acclaimed storyteller and Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer nominee Ben Target presents 'How To Build A Lighthouse', a tender show for the soft-hearted!
Tim Renkow Tries To Punch Down

Tim Renkow Tries To Punch Down

28th March 2020
Join Tim Renkow at the Tron Theatre as he tries to find a group that is off-limits and prove that he's not the bottom of the social ladder!
Susie McCabe: Born Believer

Susie McCabe: Born Believer

28th March 2020
Susie McCabe, The fastest selling act at the Glasgow International Comedy Festival 3 years running, is back in 2020 with another brand new show!
America Stands Up

America Stands Up

28th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Be the first to see some of the biggest stars from across the pond in a superb showcase of American comedy talent.
Alun Cochrane: Brave New Alun

Alun Cochrane: Brave New Alun

28th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Join Alun Cochrane at Oran Mor as he drops truth-bombs and articulate thought-crimes about vegetables, gender, religion, and washing machines!
Chris Dinwoodie: HaHa Cadabra

Chris Dinwoodie: HaHa Cadabra

28th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Chris Dinwoodie performs Dynamo style magic wrapped up in a Kevin Bridges style of humour to create the ultimate Comedy-Magic show.
Cubby: Long Time No See!

Cubby: Long Time No See!

28th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Hey folks! Do something I can't and come see me. Unlike my glasses this show will be a fantastically worthwhile spectacle.
David Callaghan: Everything That’s Me Is Falling Apart

David Callaghan: Everything That’s Me Is Falling Apart

28th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: David Callaghan presents his one man show featuring a model train, a camera, and bittersweet tales of missed chances.
Des Clarke: Happy Place

Des Clarke: Happy Place

28th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: One of Scotland's most popular comedians, Des Clarke, finds his happy place in a show full of hilarious observations and razor sharp gags!
10 Things I Hate About These 2

10 Things I Hate About These 2

28th March 2020
Making their Glasgow International Comedy Festival debut Darren Harty (Scottish Comedian of the year semi finalist 2019) and Scott Steele are joining up for a two hander show!
Billy Kirkwood: Happy Goth

Billy Kirkwood: Happy Goth

28th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: In his most personal show ever, multi award winning comedian & presenter Billy Kirkwood covers negotiating changes in life on your own terms as a rebel, an idiot and a parent!
The Old Toll Comedy Club

The Old Toll Comedy Club

29th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Come down to the south-side's newest and coolest comedy night where the lights are low, the drinks are cold and laughs are loud!
Barking Mad @ Drygate: Dog Friendly Comedy Club

Barking Mad @ Drygate: Dog Friendly Comedy Club

29th March 2020
Six of the best comedians on the circuit performing stand up with their dogs! They must be barking mad! Bring your own pup for a night out of Pawsecco and Tails.
Mac‘n’Laughs Lunchtime Comedy Club

Mac‘n’Laughs Lunchtime Comedy Club

29th March 2020
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Eggs On Legs

Eggs On Legs

29th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Garlic Theatre conjures a poetic, Dr Seuss world full of zany and eggcentric puppets with music to make you roll around with laughter at Scottish Mask and Puppet Centre!
Ray Bradshaw: Deafinitely Baby

Ray Bradshaw: Deafinitely Baby

29th March 2020
Multi award-winning comedian Ray Bradshaw is returning to the Glasgow International Comedy Festival with Deafinitely Baby, catch him at the Tron Theatre on Sunday 29th March!
Chloe Petts: Alpha

Chloe Petts: Alpha

29th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Chloe Petts presents a work-in-progress of her debut show, Alpha on Sunday 29th March at ARG at The Vacant Space!
Ben Van der Velde: Fablemaker

Ben Van der Velde: Fablemaker

29th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Ben Van der Velde raids the library of his fantastical imagination to create thrillers, romances, ghost stories and more original freewheeling tales!
Abigoliah Schamaun: Peaked (WIP)

Abigoliah Schamaun: Peaked (WIP)

29th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Join Abigoliah Schamaun at Blackfriars for her new show Peaked where she recounts her last attempt up a mountain with her father!
David Kay: Cooked Tomatoes

David Kay: Cooked Tomatoes

29th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: David Kay is one of the hidden gems of the Scottish comedy circuit, quirky, surreal, unexpected, laconic and awesome... don't miss him at the Stand!
Daniel Downie: Hour of Scotland

Daniel Downie: Hour of Scotland

29th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Scottish comedian Daniel Downie brings his show 'Hour of Scotland' to Glasgow!
Damian Clark: Live Like There’s No Tomorrow (but there’s definitely a tomorrow)

Damian Clark: Live Like There’s No Tomorrow (but there’s definitely a tomorrow)

29th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Damian Clark is back in Glasgow! One of the most uniquely entertaining and sought out acts on the comedy circuit, catch him at The Stand on the 29th March!
CHUNKS of the Year 2020

CHUNKS of the Year 2020

29th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: The 5th annual CHUNKS awards returns to ask who's going to win the much coveted Golden Pineapple? It's gonna get silly!
Catherine Bohart: Lemon

Catherine Bohart: Lemon

29th March 2020
Glasgow Comedy Festival: Join Catherine Bohart, the star of BBC2's The Mash Report, as she smashes stereotypes around sex, sexuality and relationships!

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