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There are lots of laughs to be had in the Bath Comedy Festival‘s new creative kids’ programme, Junior Jokers, including performance workshops, a card competition and some brilliant, affordable, family-friendly comedy shows for all ages to enjoy!

Comical Easter Card Competition 

Deadline Fri 5th Apr
Kids, win £25 worth of art materials!
 Download the flyer here for full details and how to enter.
All ages
Private view and prize presentation by a well known local artist – Thurs 11th Apr (2pm)

Rose Popay Comedy Mask Making

Sun 6th Apr (11am)
Children from 6 years upwards can create the funniest faces with fabulous artist and performer Rose Popay.

Aftermirth – Daytime Comedy Club for New Parents

Thu 11th Apr (11am)
The journey of parenthood is a magical and maddening one so what better way to cope with it than through stand up comedy!
This comedy club welcomes babies up to a year old.

Natural Theatre Comedy – A Comical Characters Workshop

Sat 13th Apr (10.30am)
Create your own hilarious comedy characters with the world-famous NTC and get an exclusive peek behind the scenes at their fantastic HQ with its thousands of costumes and amazing props!
Ages 11 – 18


various dates
A play by Sue Curtis in collaboration with Jon Monie. Step into an uproarious journey through the mayhem of Regency Theatre! This play takes you on an insane, hilarious, and moving adventure, telling the extraordinary life story of Joseph Grimaldi
Sunday 14th Apr – 7.30pm
Monday 15th Apr – matinee 2.30pm, evening show 7.30pm
Fri 19th Apr – matinee 2.30pm, evening show 7.30pm
Sat 20th Apr – matinee 2.30pm, evening show 7.30pm
An adult play but suitable for children 12+

Rock The Tots – Legends

Fri 19th Apr (11am)
There will be puppets, comical characters, bubbles and more – you and your little one will have a blast.
Ages 0-6

Marcel Lucont: Les Enfants Terribles – A Game Show For Awful Children

Sun 21st Apr (10.30am)
A wild family gameshow, in which kids get to be pests, politicians and pétomanes to be crowned the most awful child.
Ages 6+