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Live At The Apollo

Live At The Apollo

  • TV stand-up
  • BBC Two / BBC One
  • 2004 - 2023
  • 119 episodes (18 series)

Stand-up comedy performances from London's Hammersmith Apollo, by the biggest acts on the circuit. Stars Jack Dee.

  • Due to return for Series 19
  • Series 12, Episode 1 repeated at 10pm on Gold
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Series 6, Episode 1 - Sean Lock and John Bishop

Live At The Apollo. Image shows from L to R: Sean Lock, John Bishop. Copyright: Open Mike Productions
Live At The Apollo returns to BBC One, showcasing the best of British comedy talent. 8 Out Of 10 Cats star Sean Lock introduces Liverpool's finest, John Bishop, from the world-famous Hammersmith Apollo.

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Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 25th November 2010
Time
9:30pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

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Date Time Channel
Sunday 24th July 2011 9:00pm Comedy Central
Sunday 24th July 2011 11:00pm Comedy Central
Friday 29th July 2011 9:00pm Comedy Central
Friday 29th July 2011 11:00pm Comedy Central
Wednesday 17th August 2011 10:45pm BBC1
Sunday 2nd October 2011 9:00pm BBC3
Monday 3rd October 2011 1:15am BBC3
Saturday 25th February 2012 9:40pm BBC3
Saturday 17th March 2012 11:05pm Comedy Central
Sunday 18th March 2012 9:00pm Comedy Central
Sunday 3rd June 2012 9:00pm BBC3
Friday 17th August 2012 9:00pm Comedy Central
Saturday 18th August 2012 12:05am Comedy Central
Saturday 22nd September 2012 9:00pm BBC3
Sunday 23rd September 2012 2:00am BBC3
Tuesday 20th November 2012 9:00pm Comedy Central
Saturday 2nd February 2013 10:05pm Comedy Central
Sunday 3rd February 2013 9:00pm Comedy Central
Tuesday 11th June 2013 10:00pm
60 minute version
Comedy Central
Saturday 3rd August 2013 10:20pm
60 minute version
Comedy Central
Sunday 4th August 2013 9:00pm
60 minute version
Comedy Central
Monday 23rd September 2013 9:00pm BBC3
Saturday 28th December 2013 9:35pm
45 minute version
BBC3
Monday 30th December 2013 8:00pm
60 minute version
Comedy Central
Monday 30th December 2013 11:00pm
60 minute version
Comedy Central
Sunday 16th February 2014 10:00pm
60 minute version
Comedy Central
Friday 4th April 2014 9:00pm BBC3
Saturday 5th April 2014 2:50am BBC3
Saturday 3rd May 2014 8:00pm
60 minute version
Comedy Central
Saturday 31st May 2014 8:00pm
60 minute version
Comedy Central
Saturday 31st May 2014 11:00pm
60 minute version
Comedy Central
Thursday 10th July 2014 8:00pm
60 minute version
Comedy Central
Monday 8th September 2014 11:35pm
45 minute version
BBC1
Tuesday 9th September 2014 12:05am
45 minute version
BBC1 Wales
Tuesday 9th September 2014 12:05am
45 minute version
BBC1 Scot
Thursday 16th October 2014 10:00pm
60 minute version
Comedy Central
Sunday 15th March 2015 9:00pm BBC3
Thursday 4th June 2015 9:00pm BBC3
Friday 5th June 2015 1:30am BBC3
Friday 7th August 2015 10:30pm BBC3
Saturday 8th August 2015 2:00am BBC3
Thursday 5th November 2015 9:00pm BBC3
Friday 4th December 2015 11:30pm Comedy Central
Saturday 5th December 2015 8:00pm Comedy Central
Thursday 11th February 2016 9:00pm BBC3
Wednesday 17th May 2017 9:00pm Dave
Wednesday 17th May 2017 11:50pm Dave
Sunday 2nd July 2017 11:00pm Dave
Monday 3rd July 2017 9:00pm Dave
Tuesday 26th September 2017 9:00pm Dave
Friday 24th November 2017 9:00pm Dave
Saturday 25th November 2017 2:00am Dave
Thursday 18th January 2018 3:00am Dave
Thursday 18th January 2018 9:00pm Dave
Tuesday 19th June 2018 9:00pm Dave
Thursday 3rd October 2019 11:40pm Gold
Friday 4th October 2019 1:55am
50 minute version
Gold
Monday 6th January 2020 10:20pm Gold
Tuesday 7th January 2020 1:50am Gold
Tuesday 17th March 2020 10:20pm Gold
Wednesday 18th March 2020 2:25am Gold
Tuesday 26th May 2020 10:15pm Gold
Wednesday 27th May 2020 1:45am Gold
Wednesday 24th June 2020 11:05pm Gold
Thursday 25th June 2020 3:00am Gold
Friday 7th August 2020 10:00pm Gold
Saturday 8th August 2020 12:55am Gold
Tuesday 23rd November 2021 1:20am Gold
Tuesday 23rd November 2021 11:00pm Gold
Friday 22nd July 2022 10:40pm Gold
Wednesday 28th September 2022 10:00pm Gold
Thursday 29th September 2022 2:05am Gold
Monday 6th March 2023 10:40pm Gold
Tuesday 7th March 2023 2:15am Gold
Wednesday 7th June 2023 11:40pm Gold
Thursday 8th June 2023 2:40am Gold
Tuesday 13th June 2023 12:15am Gold
Tuesday 13th June 2023 2:30am Gold

Cast & crew

Cast
Peter Dickson Announcer
Guest cast
Sean Lock Host / Presenter
John Bishop Guest
Writing team
Martin Trenaman Writer (Additional Material)
Lee Stuart Evans Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Paul Wheeler Director
Anthony Caveney Series Producer
Addison Cresswell Executive Producer
Joe Norris Executive Producer
Andrew Beint Executive Producer
Karl Warner Executive Producer
Steve Andrews Editor
Colin Pigott Production Designer

Videos

John Bishop's Guest List

John Bishop recalls the time he tried to get 14 of his mates on the guest list for his first Live at the Apollo gig.

Featuring: John Bishop.

Sean Lock's Bag For Life

Sean Lock tells us why he's not a fan of a 'bag for life'.

Featuring: Sean Lock.

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