The Alternative Comedy Experience. Image shows from L to R: Josie Long, David Kay, Stewart Lee, Henning Wehn, Simon Munnery, Paul Sinha, Phil Nichol, Tony Law, Paul Foot. Copyright: Comedy Central
The Alternative Comedy Experience

The Alternative Comedy Experience

  • TV stand-up
  • Comedy Central
  • 2013 - 2014
  • 25 episodes (2 series)

Stewart Lee curates a series of stand-up nights featuring alternative comedians. Recorded for Comedy Central.

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Series 1, Episode 11 - Love Me

The Alternative Comedy Experience. Image shows from L to R: Stewart Lee, Stephen Carlin. Copyright: Comedy Central
Tonight Maeve Higgins is joined by Andy Zaltzman, Glenn Wool, Stephen Carlin and ridiculously funny Aussie Sam Simmons. Stewart Lee meets the acts backstage.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 16th April 2013
Comedy Central
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 19th April 2013 11:30pm Comedy Central
Wednesday 15th May 2013 11:30pm CC Extra
Monday 20th May 2013 3:05am CC Extra
Wednesday 26th February 2014 11:30pm CC Extra
Thursday 27th February 2014 2:45am CC Extra
Monday 3rd March 2014 1:00am CC Extra
Thursday 6th November 2014 1:05am CC Extra
Thursday 6th November 2014 3:05am CC Extra
Saturday 30th May 2015 1:30am CC Extra
Saturday 30th May 2015 3:00am CC Extra
Thursday 19th May 2016 1:30am CC Extra
Thursday 18th August 2016 1:30am CC Extra
Thursday 26th January 2017 1:30am CC Extra
Friday 27th January 2017 3:45am CC Extra
Tuesday 24th October 2017 3:00am CC Extra
Friday 13th April 2018 3:20am CC Extra
Wednesday 1st August 2018 2:30am CC Extra
Friday 10th May 2019 3:00am CC Extra
Friday 21st August 2020 1:15am CC Extra
Monday 24th August 2020 3:00am CC Extra
Thursday 3rd March 2022 2:00am Comedy Central
Tuesday 21st June 2022 12:00am Comedy Central
Monday 5th December 2022 4:50am CC Extra
Thursday 8th December 2022 3:20am CC Extra
Tuesday 13th February 2024 2:00am Comedy Central

Cast & crew

Stewart Lee Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Sam Simmons Guest
Maeve Higgins Guest
Andy Zaltzman Guest
Glenn Wool Guest
Stephen Carlin Guest
Production team
Tim Kirkby Director
Colin Dench Producer
Sarah Farrell Executive Producer
Stewart Lee Executive Producer
Jon Blow Editor

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