The Other Palace phone number book now
31 May - 29 November 2017

The Political Party 2017 with Matt Forde


Running Time: Approximately 2 hours including interval

Wednesday 26 April - special guest British Conservative Party politician Anna Soubry.
Wednesday 31 May - special guest TBC
Wednesday 28 June - special guest TBC
Wednesday 27 September - special guest TBC
Wednesday 25 October - special guest TBC
Wednesday 29 November - special guest TBC

Matt Forde (as seen on Mock the Week, Have I Got News For You, The Royal Variety Performance and Question Time) hosts his monthly sell-out comedy night combining up-to-the-minute topical stand-up with a wide-ranging interview with a political heavyweight.

The Political Party Podcast is regularly in the Top 10 comedy podcasts on iTunes and has over 50,000 subscribers. Previous guests at the St James’ Theatre have included Tony Blair, Michael Portillo, Dame Tessa Jowell, Jack Straw, Liz Kendall, Tim Farron, Nigel Farage and Angus Robertson.

“Singlehandedly fulfilling comedy’s brief of taking our political masters to task. Combining spot-on impressions with up to the minute observations” ★★★★ Mail on Sunday

“Smooth as silk. Brings confidence and energy to political satire” ★★★★ Edinburgh Festivals Magazine

“A first class comic” The Guardian

“Highly engaging, inherently funny… an ability to ad lib laughs out of thin air” Chortle

★★★★★ The Herald

Times & Prices

Performance Times

Wednesday 26 April    Doors open 7:15pm    Show start time 8:00pm

Important Show Information

Seating is un-reserved in the Studio. We recommend you arrive early to choose your seats. If you are purchasing standing tickets you will not be permitted entry to the studio until 5 minutes before the show opens.

All tickets will have a seat apart from the standing tickets. When purchasing Studio Standard and Studio Gallery seats, please note that you may have to share a table with other patrons who are not from your party.

Ticket Prices

Studio Floor £15.00

Studio Gallery £18.00

Studio Upper Gallery  £15.00

Standing          £15.00

Transaction Fee

A fee of £1.50 will apply to all online and phone transactions. This does not apply when purchasing tickets at the box office, or to our Friends and Members.