We produce a range of events mashing up science, comedy and music and have been pioneers in the field for close to twenty years. Be sure to sign up to our newsletter at the bottom of the page so you don’t miss any announcements of new shows!

Upcoming Events

Nine Lessons and Carols for Curious People

Our annual chaotic jamboree of science, comedy, music and more hosted by Robin Ince with profits to charity.


Festival Appearances

Shambles shows and performers are regulars at lots of major festivals. In 2024 you’ll find us at Glastonbury, Latitude, UCL’s The Wonders and QED.

Special Events

We’re always popping up for special one off shows in theatres, museums, art centres and bookshops all around the UK. Check here for the latest events.

Show Dates and Tickets Coming Soon

Previous Events

Here’s where you can revisit some of our biggest events from years past.

Space Shambles

A one off special event at the Royal Albert Hall celebrating space exploration hosted by Robin Ince and Chris Hadfield

Brian & Robin’s Christmas Compendium of Reason

Robin Ince and Professor Brian Cox co-host this massive Christmas variety show packed with big name scientists, musicians and comedians. Currently on hiatus.

Cosmic Shambles LIVE Aus/NZ

A tour of Australia and NZ of our unique brand of science variety packed with UK and local talent.