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One Man Breaking Bad

Miles Allen Sixty Episodes in 60 Minutes. One Man Breaking Bad. See your iconic favourites come to life: Walt, Jesse, Saul, Skyler, Hank, Walt Junior, Mike and Gus Fring! LA actor Miles Allen has had over a million hits on YouTube, displaying both his acting and his incredible mimicking abilities. See him in Edinburgh…

The Famous Spiegeltent, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

£15 (£12) / 0844 693 3008

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

£15 (£12) / 0844 693 3008

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

£15 (£12) / 0844 693 3008

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 7 more dates until 11 Aug

Volvic Juiced's Comedy Fest

Josh Widdicombe headlines Volvic's comedy festival, with Katherine Ryan and KSI.

Regents Park, London NW1

Tue 29 Jul

Suzi Ruffell: Social Chameleon

Off The Kerb Productions Fresh from supporting some of the UK’s top comedians on their sold out tours including Alan Carr, Josh Widdicombe and Kevin Bridges, Suzi returns to Edinburgh this summer with her brand-new show. In it the 'stand-up gem' (Guardian) questions why she spent 27 years trying to make anyone and…

Assembly George Square, Edinburgh

Wed 30 Jul

Four

£6 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

Four

£6 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Four

£6 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 24 Aug

Des Bishop: Made in China

Off The Kerb Productions by arrangement with Lisa Richards Agency In 2013, American-born, Irish-bred Des Bishop went to China to try and learn enough Chinese to do stand-up comedy in Mandarin, to a Chinese audience. Now he wants to make the world laugh about his experiences. From trying to find a girlfriend at a…

Pleasance Dome, Edinburgh

Wed 30 Jul

AceDome

£7.50 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

AceDome

£7.50 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

AceDome

£7.50 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 24 Aug

Volvic Juiced's Comedy Fest

Offering a lighter way to enjoy a summer evening, the comedy night showcases an all-star comedic cast for one-night only.

Regent's Park, London NW1

Tue 29 Jul

Free / 020 7486 7905

  • 19:00 – 21:00
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Stewart Lee: A Room with a Stew

Britain's greatest stand-up doing a work in progress, discarding ideas that other comedians would give a kidney for.

Leicester Square Theatre, London WC2H

Tue 11 Nov

Phone for prices / 0844 873 3433

  • 20:45

Wed 12 Nov

Phone for prices / 0844 873 3433

  • 20:45

Thu 13 Nov

Phone for prices / 0844 873 3433

  • 20:45
…and 7 more dates until 8 Dec

Michael Che: Cartoon Violence

  • 4 stars

Michael Che / The Assembly Rooms. Critics and audiences agree NY-based comedian Michael Che is a star on the rise. Recently named one of Rolling Stone's 50 Funniest People, Che's humour applies street culture to world issues with a delivery that the New York Times describes as 'a reflective, laid-back stage presence…

The Stand Comedy Club III & IV, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

Stand III

£10 / 0131 558 7272

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Stand III

£12 / 0131 558 7272

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Stand III

£12 / 0131 558 7272

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 14 more dates until 16 Aug

Tim Renkow: At Least Hell Has Ramps

Tim Renkow / Heroes (PWYW) Tim Renkow (Leicester Square New Comedian of the Year winner, Chortle's Best Newcomer nominee and Student Finalist) is ‘hilarious’ (Kate Copstick, Scotsman), ‘brilliant’ (Henning Wehn), ‘kills every time…’ (Jarred Christmas). Come explore the funny side of being judged on appearance, violence…

Heroes @ The Hive, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

The Bunka

£5

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

The Bunka

£5

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

The Bunka

£5

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 24 Aug

Aaah'm Votin YES

Bruce Fummey 101 reasons to vote yes without the boring politics. A half Scottish, half African, Gaelic speaking comedian didn’t know how to vote in the referendum. A four week stint at Fringe festivals in Australia with English comics, Australian escapologists and Irish street magicians was enough to spark a decision.

Beehive Inn, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Beehive 2

£5 / 0131 225 7171

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Beehive 2

£5 / 0131 225 7171

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Beehive 2

£5 / 0131 225 7171

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 18 more dates until 23 Aug

The Beehive Comedy Club

Ben Verth presents a weekend packed full of top local and visiting comedians to tickle your funny bone in an entirely appropriate way.

Beehive Inn, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

£9 / 0131 225 7171

  • 20:30

Sat 2 Aug

£9 / 0131 225 7171

  • 20:30

Fri 8 Aug

£9 / 0131 225 7171

  • 20:30
…and 41 more dates until 27 Dec

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

Best of Irish Comedy

Allow Stand resident Michael Redmond to introduce you to the funniest of his countrymen and women every month.

The Stand Comedy Club III & IV, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Stand III

£12 (£10) / 0131 558 7272

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Stand III

£12 (£10) / 0131 558 7272

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Stand III

£12 (£10) / 0131 558 7272

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 24 Aug

Christian O'Connell: Breaking Dad

Bound & Gagged Comedy 10-times Sony Award winning DJ Christian O'Connell (Absolute Radio) returns after his 2013 sold out acclaimed debut. O'Connell is a dad on the edge and if you've ever been a dad/had a dad/known a dad, this is the show for you. A show featuring beloved pet death, pensioner sex advice and the…

Underbelly Bristo Square, Edinburgh

Wed 30 Jul

The Dairy Room

£7 / 08445 458252

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

The Dairy Room

£7 / 08445 458252

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

The Dairy Room

£7 / 08445 458252

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 15 more dates until 16 Aug

Lee Evans: Monsters

The manic comedian (and actor – remember There's Something about Mary ?) takes his fast-paced gags onto the road again.

Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre (AECC)

Mon 27 Oct

£30 / 0844 477 9000

Tue 28 Oct

£30 / 0844 477 9000

Bournemouth International Centre

Mon 18 Aug

£30 / 0844 576 3000

Tue 19 Aug

£30 / 0844 576 3000

Wed 20 Aug

£30 / 0844 576 3000

…and 4 more dates until 24 Aug

Brighton Centre

Tue 26 Aug

£30 / 0844 847 1515

Wed 27 Aug

£30 / 0844 847 1515

Thu 28 Aug

£30 / 0844 847 1515

…and 4 more dates until 1 Sep

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New Material Night

Julia Sutherland hosts a night for comedians to try out their latest gags and see which ones go down well and which ones don't.

Vespbar, Glasgow

Wed 30 Jul

£3 / 0141 204 0060

  • 20:00

Wed 6 Aug

£3 / 0141 204 0060

  • 20:00

Wed 13 Aug

£3 / 0141 204 0060

  • 20:00
…and 18 more dates until 17 Dec

Susan Calman: Lady Like

Lakin McCarthy Susan's back at the Fringe with a brand new show. If you've seen her before, Lady Like is a reassuring hour spent with the woman her neighbours call ‘the mad cat lady’. If you don't know who she is, the show will definitely make you feel better about your own life. The show's about a lot of things, but…

Underbelly Bristo Square, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

Topside

£7 / 08445 458252

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Topside

£7 / 08445 458252

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Topside

£12.50 (£11.50) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 24 Aug

Dan Clark: Me, My Selfie and I

Feature Spot Productions Best known as Don Danbury from BBC3's cult hit sitcom How Not To Live Your Life and Johnny Two Hats from The Mighty Boosh, Dan Clark is back at the Fringe with a show about love, death and crushing loneliness. Sounds like a barrel of laughs right? With his signature style of upbeat…

Pleasance Dome, Edinburgh

Wed 30 Jul

QueenDome

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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.

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Janey Godley: Oh My Godley!

Killer comedy from Lady Godley with a show that promises no-holds-barred humour that takes no prisoners.

Underbelly Bristo Square, Edinburgh

Wed 30 Jul

The Dairy Room

£7 / 08445 458252

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

The Dairy Room

£7 / 08445 458252

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

The Dairy Room

£7 / 08445 458252

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 24 more dates until 25 Aug

Lucy Beaumont: We Can Twerk It Out

Avalon Promotions Ltd The winner of the BBC New Comedy Award, Chortle Best Newcomer and star of BBC 3's Live at the Electric, Lucy Beaumont presents her hugely anticipated debut show. Spend an hour in Lucy's universe on the north-east coast with her unique blend of surreal, off-beat humour and big, big belly laughs. 'A…

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh

Wed 30 Jul

Pleasance That

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

Pleasance That

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Pleasance That

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 24 Aug

Not Just a Funny Turn

Stroke Association Scotland / Gilded Balloon Join us for a gala night of comedy with a myriad of the biggest names on the Fringe coming together to raise funds for the Stroke Association in Scotland. Hosted by Stephen K Amos and guests Tim Vine, Jason Cook and Marcus Birdman as well as many more to be announced!. Help…

Gilded Balloon Teviot, Edinburgh

Tue 12 Aug

Debating Hall

£18 / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Raymond Mearns Live

Raymond Mearns Keeping it real! I'm alive and well and back at the Fringe telling it like it is! A punter came up and said ‘I love what you do’! I asked him what exactly he meant and he said ‘The reality, you say things most people don't have the balls to say’. Hmm, either I'm brilliant or mental! But a compliment is a…

Beehive Inn, Edinburgh

Tue 29 Jul

Beehive 2

Free / 0131 225 7171

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 30 Jul

Beehive 2

Free / 0131 225 7171

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

Beehive 2

Free / 0131 225 7171

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 23 more dates until 24 Aug