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The Jocks And Geordies

Newcastle's Dan Willis presents an hour of the finest Northern and Scottish comedians. Different acts each night, in a rotating lineup of fun and laughs from North and nearly North of the border. ‘Unpretentious, informal, belly-laughs-a-minute stand-up.’ ★★★★ ThreeWeeks

George Next Door, Edinburgh

Sat 2 Aug

space 1

Free, with a collection afterwards

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 21:50 – 22:50

Sun 3 Aug

space 1

Free, with a collection afterwards

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 21:50 – 22:50

Mon 4 Aug

space 1

Free, with a collection afterwards

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 21:50 – 22:50
…and 19 more dates until 23 Aug

Joel Dommett: Finding Emo

CatFace Talent Management / Free Festival When Joel (Impractical Jokers, Russell Howard's Good News, Sweat the Small Stuff, MTV News) was 15, he was in a terrible emo band that played one gig. Can he find the members and reunite them for the sake of a stand-up comedy show narrative? The answer is - possibly. ‘Hilarious…

Laughing Horse @ The Counting House, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

The Ballroom

Free / 0131 667 7533

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

The Ballroom

Free / 0131 667 7533

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

The Ballroom

Free / 0131 667 7533

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 24 Aug

Lili la Scala: Another Fucking Variety Show

Lee Martin for Gag Reflex Treat yourself to a late night date with Lili la Scala and her glittering cavalcade of Cabarati. Previous guests include Jason Manford and The Boy With Tape On His Face. ‘Fantastic…charm, talent and innuendo in abundance. A must see…’ ★★★★★ (ArtsAwardVoice.com). ‘La Scala was everything a…

Pleasance Dome, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

QueenDome

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

QueenDome

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

QueenDome

£10.50 (£9.50) / 0131 556 6550

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 19 more dates until 23 Aug

Mark Watson: Flaws

Mark's new show promises to be 'somewhat darker in tone than usual' as he talks about the fact that while he's won a number of comedy awards, he's also amassed a number of problems.

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh

Wed 30 Jul

Pleasance One

£9 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

Pleasance One

£9 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Pleasance One

£9 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 24 Aug

McNeil & Pamphilon Go 8-Bit!

Ditto Productions by arrangement with DAA Management Total sell-out show at the 2013 Edinburgh Festival Fringe, and every month in London since. Video games and comedy combined, plus live battles between comedians (and you!) on classic games! It’s like GamesMaster off the telly, but drunk. Previous guests include Josh…

Pleasance Dome, Edinburgh

Fri 8 Aug

KingDome

£10.50 (£9.50) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 9 Aug

KingDome

£10.50 (£9.50) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 15 Aug

KingDome

£10.50 (£9.50) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 16 Aug

KingDome

£10.50 (£9.50) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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Miss Behave's Game Show

Miss Behave / Heroes (PWYW) A game show for the austerity generation. Part game show, variety show and disco. Everyone’s a winner! In a reaction to the slick and earnest high production that populates the world of entertainment today, Miss B presents a deliberately lo-fi, silly and audience-centric bag of fun. Starring…

Heroes @ Bob & Miss Behave's Bookshop, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

Bookshop

£2.50 / 0131 226 0000

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Bookshop

£2.50 / 0131 226 0000

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Bookshop

£2.50 / 0131 226 0000

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 25 Aug

Never Mind the Bawbags!

Flick Ma Beans! Jellybean Martinez Liam Withnail After sell-out shows over the last two years at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, as well as Brighton and Glasgow, the Britain's Got F ck All Talent boys are back! The show comprises of fantastic comedian Liam Withnail’s ‘slick, fast paced banter’(Skinny), along with…

Beehive Inn, Edinburgh

Wed 30 Jul

Beehive 1

Free / 0131 225 7171

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

Beehive 1

Free / 0131 225 7171

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Beehive 1

Free / 0131 225 7171

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 24 Aug

Rich Hall's Hoedown

Join Rich and his virtuoso musical mates for a latenight mash-up of music, comedy and gratuitous coloration.

Gresham's School, Holt

Fri 25 Jul

Theatr In The Woods

£17 (£5)

  • 21:00

Richard Herring: Lord Of The Dance Settee

Sharp and intelligent satire inspired by mis-hearing the lyrics to a well-known hymn.

George Square Theatre, Edinburgh

Wed 30 Jul

The Theatre

£10 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

The Theatre

£10 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

The Theatre

£10 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 23 more dates until 24 Aug

Rocky Horror Night

Steven Crawford. Frank N Furter and the gang are back for the 13th year of Rocky Horror themed fishnet fun and frolics at the one and only world famous Frankenstein. So Dammit Janet! Dress to impress and prepare to be scared. Cocktails and more flesh on show than a night out in Newcastle. DJ starts from 8pm. Performance…

Frankenstein Pub, Edinburgh

Wed 6 Aug

Main Bar

Free / 0131 622 1818

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 13 Aug

Main Bar

Free / 0131 622 1818

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 20 Aug

Main Bar

Free / 0131 622 1818

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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Sammy J: The Sammy J Songbook

Brett Vincent for Get Comedy Fringe favourite Sammy J thought it would be humorous to fly from Melbourne to Edinburgh, perform one show, then fly home. This is that show. Known and loved for his catchy, filthy, nerdy musical comedy stylings, Sammy J has stuffed his hand luggage full of his favourite songs, and plans to…

Underbelly Bristo Square, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Udderbelly

£16.50 (£15.50) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Savvy Secrets of Successful Mistresses

Lisa Faith Phillips and Ellen Mandel Charismatic comedians Lisa Faith Phillips as Dr Faith and Ellen Mandel (Mistress Ethel) whip up an ‘outrageously funny, devilishly clever and wildly entertaining’ NewYorkCool.com self-help seminar with witty original songs such as 'How to Be a Bad Girl' and 'The Fellatio Tango'.

Paradise in Augustine's, Edinburgh

Mon 4 Aug

Studio

£5 (£3) / 0131 510 0022

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 5 Aug

Studio

£7 (£4) / 0131 510 0022

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 6 Aug

Studio

£7 (£4) / 0131 510 0022

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 4 more dates until 10 Aug

Set List: Stand-Up Without a Net

Various Artists What if someone else wrote a set list of outrageous and original topics for the world’s best stand-up comedians, and they had to perform from it with literally zero seconds to prepare? Top comics create unforgettable acts of spontaneous comedic genius. Now a series on Sky Atlantic and the Nerdist…

Balgreen Library, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Stand in the Square

£12.50 / 0131 529 5585

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Stand in the Square

£12.50 / 0131 529 5585

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Stand in the Square

£12.50 / 0131 529 5585

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 19 more dates until 25 Aug

Stand in the Square, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Stand in the Square

£12.50

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Stand in the Square

£12.50

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Stand in the Square

£12.50

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 19 more dates until 25 Aug

The Babysitters

Thrust Stage Tommy and Dave, babysitters for a violent crime-boss, while away the hours playing Cluedo, eating Chinese food and wondering what's going to happen to the man tied up in the cupboard. Their job is simple: lie low, keep watch and await instructions. But when their orders finally come through, boredom turns…

C cubed, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

main space

£7.50 (£5.50) / 0845 260 1234

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

main space

£7.50 (£5.50) / 0845 260 1234

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

main space

£9.50 (£7.50) / 0845 260 1234

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 14 more dates until 16 Aug

Tim Key: Single White Slut

Character comedy from Jamie Demetriou (aka Key) and his fractured optimism.

Chapter Art Centre, Cardiff

Fri 10 Oct

£15 (£12.50) / 0292 030440

  • 21:00

The Junction, Cambridge

Sat 27 Sep

£16 ( £13.50) / 01223 578000

  • 21:15
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Titty Bar Ha Ha: Hard Time

Julz Hay After fleeing Club Titty Bar Ha Ha, the body has been dug up and the girls have been locked down. The murderous hostesses, Hope and Gloria, return from their award nominated sell-out tour with more high-end musical filth and games. Think Cell Block H meets Johnny Cash via Shawshank, sauce, sass and songs.

Gilded Balloon Teviot, Edinburgh

Wed 30 Jul

Dining Room

£5 / 0131 622 6552

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

Dining Room

£5 / 0131 622 6552

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Dining Room

£5 / 0131 622 6552

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 24 Aug

Tobias Persson: One Thing Led To A Mother

Stand-up comedy show based on five years of IVF treatment.

The Stand Comedy Club V, Edinburgh

Wed 30 Jul

£7 (£6) / 0131 558 7272

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

£8 (£7) / 0131 558 7272

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

£8 (£7) / 0131 558 7272

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 24 Aug

Will Seaward's Spooky Midnight Ghost Stories!

Will Seaward Surreal storytelling comedian Will Seaward is back! And this time he's brought ghosts! Lots of ghosts! And also werewolves and vampires and stuff! Join him on the stroke of midnight for the most cobweb-draped, blood-soaked, Egyptian-mummy-ridden spine-tingling ghoststravaganza in the history of everything!

Gilded Balloon Teviot, Edinburgh

Wed 30 Jul

Wee Room

£5 / 0131 622 6552

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

Wee Room

£5 / 0131 622 6552

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Wee Room

£5 / 0131 622 6552

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 25 Aug

Zombie Science: Worst Case Scenario

Zombie Institute for Theoretical Studies A spoof tutorial on the real science behind a zombie epidemic, presented by world-renowned theoretical zombiologist Doctor Austin. Face a hypothetical zombieism outbreak and make decisions that alter the outcome. No two tutorials are the same. Certified by the Zombie Institute…

C, Edinburgh

Wed 30 Jul

+2

£8.50 (£6.50) / 0845 260 1234

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

+2

£8.50 (£6.50) / 0845 260 1234

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

+2

£8.50 (£6.50) / 0845 260 1234

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 23 more dates until 25 Aug

The 10 O'Clock Show

Top circuit comedians who're strutting their funny stuff each weekend. MC is the marvelous Viv Gee.

Vespbar, Glasgow

Fri 25 Jul

£10 / 0141 204 0060

Susie McCabe headlines with support from Tony Coffey and Jonny Seaton and Joseph Goss.

  • 22:00

Sat 26 Jul

£10 / 0141 204 0060

Susie McCabe headlines with support from Tony Coffey, Ed Whitley and Marc Jennings.

  • 22:00

Fri 1 Aug

£10 / 0141 204 0060

Dave Williams with support from Owen MacGuire, Michael David Cameron and Ryan Dooley.

  • 22:00
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11 Films to Happiness

Aidan Goatley / PBH's Free Fringe Do films give you joy? What films would be your celluloid nirvana? Join Aidan in his quest to see if his much-loved DVD collection can lead him to happiness. 'A riotously funny comedian' (BroadwayBaby.co.uk). Age category: 16+

Ciao Roma, Edinburgh

Sat 2 Aug

Downstairs

Free / 0131 557 3777

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Downstairs

Free / 0131 557 3777

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Mon 4 Aug

Downstairs

Free / 0131 557 3777

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 19 more dates until 23 Aug

50 Shades of Smay

Sarah-May Philo When one turns 30 it is generally agreed upon that shopping, binge eating and crying into one’s cat is just the ticket for transitioning out of those pesky 20-somethings. Sarah-May embraced all of this, then wrote a show. Join her as she explains the true meaning of being single … in Glasgow, no…

Laughing Horse @ Bar 50, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

The Alcove

Free / 0131 524 1989

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

The Alcove

Free / 0131 524 1989

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

The Alcove

Free / 0131 524 1989

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 6 more dates until 8 Aug

8pm At The DST (Department Of Straight Talking)

  • Written by: Teju Chosen

Teju Chosen's one-woman comedy offering a social commentary on 21st century living.

Moors Bar, London N8

Wed 6 Aug

£8 (£5) / 020 8348 4161

  • 21:30

A Bonanza of Festival Comedy and Cabaret

Laughing Horse Free Festival A Sunday more like Saturday! The comedy version of a Mexican stand-off featuring a smorgasbord of classic international Fringe Comedy, with a selection of the very best acts from around the Fringe all wrapped up in a gorgeous new venue. Plus DJs and other odd performance running late after…

Laughing Horse @ The Paradise Palms, Edinburgh

Sun 3 Aug

Main Room

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 10 Aug

Main Room

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 17 Aug

Main Room

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 24 Aug

Main Room

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

A Quartet of Chekhov Farces

Magdalen College School Join us for a romp through Chekhov’s lighter side, as we present four of his popular farces in one fast-paced 50 minutes of refined absurdity, Russian style. Including The Bear, The Dangers of Tobacco, The Proposal and The Wedding Party. These short plays are at once grandly melodramatic and…

theSpaces on the Mile, Edinburgh

Mon 11 Aug

Space 1

£7 (£5) / 0845 508 8316

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 12 Aug

Space 1

£7 (£5) / 0845 508 8316

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 13 Aug

Space 1

£7 (£5) / 0845 508 8316

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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