1 The Punchline Comedy Club John Lenahan will be joined by experienced comics Liverpudlian Simon Bligh, who’s been on the circuit for 20 years and Aussie funny man Fox Klein. September 12, Emirates Golf Club, Emirates Hills. September 19, Jumeirah Creekside Hotel, Garhoud. Dhs200 (including pub grub). 9pm. www.timeouttickets.com.
2 The Laughter Factory Comedians Andy Askins, Mark Walker and Imran Yusuf will be taking to the stage for the latest round of performances from the comedy outfit. September 12 and 13, Movenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach, Dubai Marina. September 14, The Els Club, Dubai Sports City. Wednesday 18, Zinc, The Crowne Plaza Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road. Thursday 19, Grand Millenium Dubai, TECOM. Dhs140. 9pm. www.thelaughterfactory.com.
3 Jason Byrne The comedian will be performing in collaboration with the popular Irish-themed nightspot McGettigan’s for two nights. Dhs120. 9pm. October 10-11. Almas Towers, Jumeirah Lakes Towers. www.timeouttickets.com.
4 Omid Djalili Live stand-up comedy show The famous UK-based Iranian comedian is performing here on October 11. Dhs250-700. 8pm. Dubai World Trade Centre, Sheikh Zayed Road. www.timeouttickets.com.