The culmination of the club’s 12th annual World Series will see the winners of the competition’s four heats perform, and the winner decided by audience vote as well a panel of comedy industry judges.
Four time Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee and fast-rising comedy star James Acaster will headline the club’s birthday bash on November 19th at Gulliver’s.
Gag Room Comedy Club will stage its inaugural night on November 27th at the city’s Dulcimer Club.
The event, hosted by ComedySportz Manchester, will take place at Sale Waterside Arts Centre on Saturday 26 September.
Totaling over an hour of stand up, the album features 12 recordings of the Preston comic MCing 12 different gigs over the course of the Edinburgh festival.
Calman joins Maxine Peake, Isy Suttie and Jo Caulfield as an official supporter of the festival, which returns for its third year in October.
Manchester’s longest running comedy club is to stage a monthly comedy pub quiz.
Comedy fans are being asked to select the last three finalists by watching videos from the acts, and voting for their favourites online.