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1 Green Bottle

The Pelican's Briefs Theatre Company From former Royal Court Young Writer Nick Cassenbaum comes a brand new comedy about loneliness. About control. About not knowing who is next to you. About being in your own world and everyone else's at the same time. About meaningless status updates and Snapchat selfies. And about…

C cubed, Edinburgh

Sat 2 Aug

main space

£9.50 (£7.50) / 0845 260 1234

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

main space

£9.50 (£7.50) / 0845 260 1234

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 4 Aug

main space

£9.50 (£7.50) / 0845 260 1234

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 5 more dates until 9 Aug

99 Club Stand-up Selection

99 Club / Free Festival Proud to support the Free Festival, The 99 Club brings a selection of some of the best comics at the Fringe. Four different comics perform every day and quality is guaranteed. The 99 Club has won Best London Club four years running at the Chortle Awards, featured on BBC1, BBC2, ITV1, Channel…

Laughing Horse @ The Three Sisters, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Maggie's Chamber

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Maggie's Chamber

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Maggie's Chamber

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 24 Aug

5 Characters In Search of a Guitar

Musical comedy meets character comedy in the debut solo show from stand up and improviser, Jacky Wood. Smart lyrical wordplay with a delicious dark side, it's sharp, satirical and in a variety of keys … Also includes talking.

Pilgrim, Edinburgh

Sat 2 Aug

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 557 3768

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 18:45 – 19:45

Sun 3 Aug

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 557 3768

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 18:45 – 19:45

Mon 4 Aug

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 557 3768

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 18:45 – 19:45
…and 12 more dates until 16 Aug

£1 Comedy Night

£1 Comedy night featuring a mixture of new and established acts trying out new material.

The Canalhouse, Nottingham

Wed 10 Sep

£1

  • 20:00 – 22:30

10 Films with My Dad

Aidan Goatley / PBH Free Fringe How do fathers and sons communicate? For Aidan and his dad it was films. Find out how in 'the most, charming, happy and optimistic show you'll see' (FringeGuru.com). Now in its forth year! Possibly the odd swear. Nothing major. Age category: 14+

The Voodoo Rooms, Edinburgh

Sat 2 Aug

Ballroom

Free / 0131 556 7060

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Ballroom

Free / 0131 556 7060

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 4 Aug

Ballroom

Free / 0131 556 7060

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 20 more dates until 24 Aug back to top

101 Comedy Club

101 Comedy / Laughing Horse Free Festival 'Funny. Fast. Free' ★★★★ (ThreeWeeks). Each night sees four experienced acts performing. All our comedians have been hand-picked from an ethical fair trade farm where they've been grown in only the finest organic dog poo. All of our fart jokes are sustainable due to our unique…

Laughing Horse @ The White Horse, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

The Back Room

Free / 0131 556 3403

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

The Back Room

Free / 0131 556 3403

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

The Back Room

Free / 0131 556 3403

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 24 Aug

15% of The Seagull

Mayer and Martin One serious actor, one flippant amateur, one classic Chekhovian drama and a very naughty seagull, equal one hilarious and touching theatrical comedy. Flying in via Brighton and Camden Fringes, this comedy two-hander follows one star-struck woman’s attempt to produce, direct and star in her own…

Spotlites @ The Merchant's Hall, Edinburgh

Sat 2 Aug

Zone Theatre

£7 (£6) / 0131 220 5911

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Zone Theatre

£7 (£6) / 0131 220 5911

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 4 Aug

Zone Theatre

£7 (£6) / 0131 220 5911

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 13 more dates until 17 Aug

21 Things You Should Know About Toronto's Crack-Smoking Mayor

DeCo. Productions He’s admitted to smoking crack. He’s been drunk in public. He’s the mayor of Toronto and his supporters adore him. But when one woman’s passionate defence of the world’s most scandalous politician goes horribly (and hilariously) wrong, will her faith waver? Toronto Fringe Festival favourites DeCo.

Sweet Grassmarket, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

International 2

£5 / 0131 243 3596

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

International 2

£5 / 0131 243 3596

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

International 2

£8.50 (£7.50) / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 24 Aug

A 21st Century Tea Dance

Hail back to decades gone by at this family dance, comedy and theatre event, with regular host Ida Barr.

The Albany, London SE8

Tue 4 Nov

£5 / 020 8692 4446

  • 13:00

2Funy Comedy Show

Tasty stand-up from Will E, plus Kane Brown and Glenda Jaxson.

Curve Theatre, Leicester

Sat 29 Nov

£15 / 0116 242 3595

  • 19:45
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30 Things To Do Before 30

In October Izzy's turning 30. To mark this milestone, she's set herself a list of 30 things to do, skills to learn and countries to visit by her birthday. Join her for a whimsical tale of growing up, trying new things and learning how not to fall off circus equipment.

George on the Bridge, Edinburgh

Sun 10 Aug

Free, with a collection afterwards

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 19:45 – 20:45

Mon 11 Aug

Free, with a collection afterwards

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 19:45 – 20:45

Tue 12 Aug

Free, with a collection afterwards

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 19:45 – 20:45
…and 9 more dates until 23 Aug

300 To 1

A schoolboy re-enacts the macho homoerotic war film 300 in his bedroom with Wilfred Owen as his Homeric scribe. Presented by Panesh Prods. Directed by award-winning Gareth Armstrong and written and performed by Matt Panesh.

The Burton Taylor Studio, Oxford

Thu 2 Oct

£10 (£8) / 01865 305305

  • 19:30

300 to 1

Panesh Prods / PBH's Free Fringe New play. A schoolboy re-enacts the macho homoerotic war film 300 in his bedroom with Wilfred Owen as his Homeric scribe. Directed by award-winning Gareth Armstrong. Written and performed by Matt Panesh (AKA Monkey Poet). Contains spears, swords and underpants.

The Banshee Labyrinth, Edinburgh

Sat 2 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Sun 3 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Mon 4 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

…and 17 more dates until 24 Aug

37 Years of Childhood

George Firehorse / Free Festival A unique blend of nonsense, magic, mayhem, physical comedy and wit. George has been winning audiences over with a visual, quirky act executed by a likeable and accessible performer. ‘A brilliant, mad, magician with great skills … an infectious smile and the most luxurious moustache…

Laughing Horse @ Ryrie's, Edinburgh

Sat 2 Aug

Upstairs

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Upstairs

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 4 Aug

Upstairs

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 20 more dates until 24 Aug

39 Steps

  • Written by: Nobby Dimon (Adaptation)

Patrick Barlow's hilarious adaptation of Britain's most spell-binding thriller.

The Playhouse, Sleaford

Tue 9 Dec

£8 (£7) / 0333 666 3366

  • 19:30

Wed 10 Dec

£8 (£7) / 0333 666 3366

  • 19:30

Thu 11 Dec

£8 (£7) / 0333 666 3366

  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 13 Dec back to top

50 Shades of Red, White and Blue

The story of lovable Maggie Muff and her search for love, featuring laugh-out-loud characters such as big Sally Ann, Sinead the Greener and of course, the mysterious Mr Red White and Blue himself.

The Braid: Ballymena Town Hall, Museum and Arts Centre

Tue 2 Sep

£15 / 028 2565 7161

  • 20:00

Wed 3 Sep

£15 / 028 2565 7161

  • 20:00

The Burnavon Arts Centre, Cookstown

Thu 4 Sep

£15 / 02886 769949

  • 20:00

Craic Theatre and Arts Centre, Dungannon

Sat 20 Sep

Phone for prices / 028 8774 1100

  • 20:00

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50 Shades of Webster

James Webster / PBH's Free Fringe James Webster is a douche bag. He knows because his future self came back in time to tell him. Can he learn to be a better person? Will he master the power of time travel? Why is every past and future version of himself such a massive tool? One thing's clear: he really needs to get…

Electric Circus, Edinburgh

Thu 14 Aug

Lizard Lounge

Free / 0131 226 4224

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

Fri 15 Aug

Lizard Lounge

Free / 0131 226 4224

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

Mon 18 Aug

Lizard Lounge

Free / 0131 226 4224

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

…and 4 more dates until 22 Aug

52 Pick Up

  • Written by: Rita Bozi

A production in which at the top of each show, the performers throw a deck of cards in the air. Each card has the title of a scene written on it, and the shape of the play is then determined by random chance as the cards are picked up throughout the story at regular intervals.

Theatre503, London SW11

Thu 28 Aug

£12 (£10) / 020 7978 7040

  • 19:45

Fri 29 Aug

£12 (£10) / 020 7978 7040

  • 19:45

Sat 30 Aug

£12 (£10) / 020 7978 7040

  • 15:00
  • 19:45

69 Shades of Black

Starring Gail Porter as ‘Christina Black’ Boring, vanilla, Horlick's swiller William Shight’s most interesting trait has always been his snigger inducing name. Up until now that is! Since landing his dream job at one of the country’s top advertising agencies, things have taken a nipple twisting turn for the…

Beacon Arts Centre, Greenock

Sun 7 Jun 2015

The Beacon Theatre

£20 / 01475 723723

69 Shades Of Black

Starring Gail Porter as Christina Black.

Kings Theatre, Portsmouth

Fri 22 May 2015

£18 / 02392 828282

  • 19:30 – 23:00

99 Club Leicester Square

Regular stand-up comedy.

Storm, London WC2H

Wed 30 Jul

£8 adv; £20 inc burger / 07760 488119

Stand-up comedy performances from Andi Osho as seen on Live At The Apollo and Mock the Week and Stefan Paolini as seen on Paramount Comedy's The World Stands Up.

  • 20:30 – 22:30

Thu 31 Jul

£9 adv; £20 inc burger / 07760 488119

Comedy performances from Matt Green from Extras, Stan Stanley from Man Stroke Woman, Matthew Osborn with multiple awards, including So You Think You're Funny and Brett Goldstein as seen on Derek.

  • 20:30 – 22:30

Fri 1 Aug

£12.50 adv; £23 inc burger / 07760 488119

Stand-up performances from Andi Osho who has appeared on Live At The Apollo and Mock the Week with Bob Mills the writer of Bafta award-winning C4 show Shameless and ITV Northern Lights.

  • 20:30 – 22:30
…and 17 more dates until 27 Aug

The Penthouse, London WC2H

Sat 2 Aug

£15 adv; £28 inc burger / 07760 488119

Jarred Christmas who has appeared on 8 Out of 10 Cats and Mock The Week. Paddy Lennox from BBC1's Doctors, The Blame Game and Holby City. James Dowdeswell from The World Stands Up.

  • 20:00 – 22:00

Sat 9 Aug

£15 adv; £28 inc burger / 07760 488119

Nuanced stand-up from screenwriter and comic Bob Mills, plus Andi Osho.

  • 20:00 – 22:00

Sat 16 Aug

£15 adv; £28 inc burger / 07760 488119

Well-crafted with from screenwriter and comedian Bob Mills, plus Johnny Candon.

  • 20:00 – 22:00

Sat 23 Aug

£15 adv; £28 inc burger / 07760 488119

Anecdotes and observations from Ian Stone, plus Bob Mills and Gareth Berliner.

  • 20:00 – 22:00

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 Bridge Over Toddled Warder

Todd and Ward / La Favorita Freestival Hark! The errant, off-beat voices of Amused Moose Award winner Richard Todd, 'a smart surrealist' (Independent), and NATY finalist Thomas Ward, 'fine writing, evoking silly images and ideas' (Chortle.co.uk), are harmonising! With jokes! An electrifying hour of stand-up, sketch and…

Cowgatehead, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Space 3

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Space 3

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Space 3

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 25 Aug back to top