Matt Lucas’s Banana Skin Comes To Bristol!

We’re absolutely delighted to announce that funny man and all round slapstick lover Matt Lucas is set to launch our pre-festival slapstick event.

A genuine comedy treasure, come see Matt chat about his own career over the years with a live audience Q&A and in conversation with Dr Phil Hammond. Friday 4 Dec 2015 8pm| Book Tickets Today!

Slapstick’s Silent Comedy Gala 2016

Don’t forget tickets are still available for our Gala with guest host to be announced soon! Charlie Chaplin’s 1921 masterpiece The Kid will be shown with the UK premiere of a new reduction of the original score, performed by Bristol Ensemble and conducted by Timothy Brock.

Fri 22 Jan 2016 7.30pm | Grab your tickets from the Colston Hall website!

Slapstick Festival has been running for 12 years can you believe? In that time we have been lucky enough to work with an amazing team of experts, enthusiasts and comedians, who have all given their time for free to support our wonderful event.

Now we would like you to join the many people who have helped us over the years and ask for your support. We want you to join us and become a slapsticker!Find out more here!!