Could you be an April Fool for Funny Things

With April Fools Day on a Monday this year we couldn’t resist putting the call out to have a rib-tickling start to the week so we want you to help us out by dressing...

The Funny Things Joke Box gets its first host on the most miserable week of the year!

With the 15th January classed as Britain’s most miserable day of the year, according to annual weather stats, and ‘Blue Monday’ (the 21st Jan) close by, employees and visitors to the Black Country Chamber...

FUNNY FOLKS WANTED

We are seeking comedians, performers, workshop leaders and artists to make Wolves laugh with Funny Things 2019. If you have a funny act, performance, event, artwork, activity or comedy workshop that you would like...

Black Country businesses wanted to host The Joke Box

Wolverhampton’s comedy festival makes its return in 2019 to bring giggles, guffaws and lols to a venue near you – and they are looking for your help. Locally-based businesses are wanted to host the...

Join the team at FUNNY THINGS

Join the team at FUNNY THINGS. We’re looking for an Assistant Producer! Job Description Job title: Assistant Producer Contract: Freelance (you will be responsible for your own tax and NI contributions) Dates: February –...

Be part of Funny Things 2019

We are seeking comedians, performers, workshop leaders and artists to collaborate with us and the communities we are working with, to make Wolves laugh with Funny Things 2019. There are 2 ways to get...

2019 Funny Things Festival Dates

The next Funny Things Festival will be 26th October to 2nd November 2019. Watch this space for more details.  

Funny Things Festival Finale – Sunday 5th November

We’ve got a great line-up for our very own Funny Things Comedy Club to close the festival, hosted by the bostin Barbara Nice. Join us for stand-up comedy, funny songs and stories from Linda...

What’s on at Funny Things Sunday 5th November

Sunday 5 November GETTING STARTED IN COMEDY WORKSHOP 1pm-2.30pm Light House Media Centre If you’re trying to develop your career in comedy, come and have lunch with comedy promoters, programmers and performers to get...

What’s On at Funny Things Friday 3 November

Friday 3 November Kids and Family FILM DAY 11am-3pm Centrala Pop-Up Gallery, Wulfrun Centre Free Talks BEYOND A JOKE DISCUSSION SERIES 11.30am and 2.30pm Chancellors Hall, University of Wolverhampton A series of talks and...