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What’s on at Funny Things Saturday 28th October

Saturday 28 October PAPER PUPPETS WORKSHOP – Age 5-11 9am-10am Windsor Toys, Penn  In the intimate setting of a toy shop, work with artist Ruth Swallow to create paper puppets and a theatre for them...

Jambo Cinema at Wolverhampton Art Gallery

Celebrating the by-gone era of VHS Bollywood video culture and British Asian lives in Wolverhampton during the 1980’s Jambo Cinema comes to Wolverhampton Art Gallery for Funny Things comedy festival from 26th October to 26th...

What’s On Thursday 26th October

Thursday 26 October Kids & Family MEME MAKING WORKSHOP FOR CHILDREN WITH KAROLINA KRUPCZYNSKA 11-2pm Centrala Pop- up Gallery at Wulfrun Shopping Centre Family Theatre SIGNOR BAFFO – OH PRODUCTIONS  Age 3+ 2pm Newhampton Arts...

Joke Exchange Interview with Rob Hewitt

The Funny Things team have done their own survey to find out how funny Wolverhampton is with the Joke Exchange. During August they asked people to tell them a joke (and they’d receive one...

Interview with the Orchestra of Chaos

Barry Bling and Mr Velvet are two working class ghetto dudes, loveable rogues who are relics from the working club era of free and easy bands and duos that entertained audiences across the Midlands....

Lost Hancock’s Q&A with producer Dave Freak

A brand new and exclusive performance of two long lost radio scripts from the 1950s, written for comedian Tony Hancock by acclaimed comedy writer Larry Stephens, will be performed at Funny Things on the...

CENTRALA POP-UP at Funny Things

As part of Funny Things Festival 2017 Centrala will open pop-up gallery at the Wulfrun Shopping Centre and present a group exhibition of graphic design and illustration by young and established artists; Matúš Maťatko...

Orchestra of Chaos could be visiting you

Know someone who deserves a visit from the Orchestra of Chaos? Funny Things own festival band Orchestra of Chaos want funny stories from residents across Wolverhampton and they are coming to a café, chip...

The Lost Hancocks – 4th November at The Light House

Two long-lost Tony Hancock radio scripts from the 1950s receive their belated premiere in Wolverhampton this November as part of Funny Things. The Lost Hancocks take place at The Light House Media Centre on Saturday 4...

The Joke Exchange Flash Mob – volunteers wanted

Join us for a Joke Exchange silent Flash mob in Wolverhampton City Centre on the 28th October from 11am-2.30pm. You’ll be helping make the city’s visitors and shoppers have a good giggle by being...