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Award-win­ning Ir­ish co­me­dian Ja­son Byrne (be­low) is bring­ing his Propped Up tour to The Bag­got McGet­ti­gan’s JLT to­day. Byrne, who is the biggest­selling stand-up comic at Ed­in­burgh Fringe Fes­ti­val, is known to find the funny in or­di­nary top­ics. Doors open at 7pm and the show starts at 8.30pm; tick­ets cost Dh120 at plat­inum­list.net.

Dubai-based come­di­enne Mina Lic­cione’s show Araby by Nature will un­earth the hu­mour in cul­tural dif­fer­ences and in­flu­ences at Ware­house 4 to­mor­row. Through ob­ser­va­tions, phys­i­cal com­edy and im­pres­sions the New Yorker (above) will let you in on her prob­a­ble con­nec­tion to the Ital­ian mob – now that’s gos­sip you can’t refuse. Shows at 5.30pm and 8pm; tick­ets cost Dh115 at plat­inum­list.net.

The mother of all im­pro­vi­sa­tional com­edy shows – Whose Line Is It Any­way – is at Mad­i­nat Theatre to­day. Co­me­di­ans craft spur-of-the mo­ment char­ac­ters, scenes and songs and still keep the hu­mor­ous mo­men­tum go­ing. Tick­ets from Dh175 at plat­inum­list.net.

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