Late night events, Comedy, Stand-up

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Carter and Ollerton: Won't Go Quietly

Carter and Ollerton / La Favorita Freestival Bursting onto this year's Fringe completely uninvited with a potent blend of mutual musings, surreal sketches and extraordinary stories, this energetic duo will roast your cockles and beguile you through to midnight. Carter and Ollerton invite you to dip a toe into their…

Cowgatehead, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Space 5

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Space 5

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Space 5

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 20 more dates until 25 Aug

Cheaper Than Therapy

Some of the Fringe's best comedians perform sets about their anxieties, hang-ups and phobias. New line-ups each night with special guest headliners. In aid of the Scottish Association for Mental Health (samh.org.uk).

Just the Tonic at the Community Project, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

The Little Kirk

£7 (£6)

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

The Little Kirk

£7 (£6)

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

The Little Kirk

£7 (£6)

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 20 more dates until 24 Aug

Chortle Student Comedy Award Final

Chortle with Alcatel Onetouch and Universal Pictures (UK) Hundreds entered, eight survive and now one will be crowned Britain's funniest student. Previous Chortle student finalists include Simon Bird, Chris Ramsey, Tom Rosenthal, Ed Gamble, Tom Deacon. Who will be next? Find out in this exciting final, which is always…

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh

Sun 17 Aug

Pleasance Beyond

£8.50 (£7) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

The Church

DJs spin pop, dance and house.

The Coronet, London SE1

Sun 24 Aug

£12 adv / 020 7701 1500

DJs spin pop, dance and house.

  • 00:00 – 16:00 (Monday morning)

Chutney Exhibition Presents: Knife Whimsy

They promise the apotheosis of Fred Durst, so you probably don't want to miss this.

George Next Door, Edinburgh

Sat 2 Aug

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

  • 21:05

Sun 3 Aug

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

  • 21:05

Mon 4 Aug

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

  • 21:05
…and 12 more dates until 16 Aug back to top

The Comedian's Comedian Live with Stuart Goldsmith

The stand-up turns interviewer in this live version of the popular podcast, featuring in depth interviews with comedy's most respected names. Previous guests have included Sarah Millican, Dr Brown, Alan Davies, Hannibal Buress, Josh Widdicombe, Pappy's and many more! 'A wonderful, warm, witty hour with an endearingly…

Heroes @ Bob & Miss Behave's Bookshop, Edinburgh

Sun 10 Aug

Bookshop

£5

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 17 Aug

Bookshop

£5

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 18 Aug

Bookshop

£5

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 20 Aug

The Cambridge Belfry

Fri 21 Nov

£25 inc meal (£22.50 inc meal) / 01954 714600

Guest acts take to the stage for an evening of laughter.

  • 21:00

Mosborough Hall Hotel, Sheffield

Fri 7 Nov

£22 inc meal (£20 inc meal) / 0114 248 4353

A regular top stand-up night.

  • 21:15

Bridgewood Manor House, Chatham

Fri 28 Nov

Phone for prices / 01634 201333

  • 21:00

Comedy Night

Comedy evening.

The Soundhouse, Colchester

Thu 14 Aug

Phone for prices / 01206 366647

  • 21:00
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Comedy with Jethro

A night of comedy with the Cornish comedian Jethro supported by Jenna Lee James.

Grosvenor Casino, Reading

Fri 29 Aug

£30 / 0118 4027800

  • 21:30 – 23:45

Complete Holmes and Shakeshaft

Tom Holmes and James Shakeshaft / Free Festival They've been in the finals of most of the major comedy competitions in London, now Tom Holmes and James Shakeshaft – two of the most loved faces (and torsos) on the London circuit share an hour and their funnies. http://www.tomholmescomedy.com/edinburgh-2014. Under 18s…

Laughing Horse @ The Three Sisters, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

Top Deck on The Comedy Bus

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Top Deck on The Comedy Bus

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Top Deck on The Comedy Bus

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 24 Aug

Confessions of a Liverpudlian

Mo McKenna Confessions at 7, 10, 28 and 50 years old, from a Scouser who is now a long way from home. Big, bold, feisty, feminist, size 10 feet. Funny, moving stories and songs that touch the heart. Age category: PG

theSpace @ Jury's Inn, Edinburgh

Thu 14 Aug

The Space @ Jury's Inn

£6 (£4) / 0131 556 0476

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 15 Aug

The Space @ Jury's Inn

£6 (£4) / 0131 556 0476

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 16 Aug

The Space @ Jury's Inn

£6 (£4) / 0131 556 0476

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Cookies and Cream

James Oliphant and Archie Maddocks / Free Festival Presenting Archie Maddocks and Jamie Oliphant in their hour-long stand-up special. The dynamic duo will be regaling the audience with stories of doughnut-related near-fatalities and terrifying Scottish parentage. Catch them while it’s free! Under 18s cannot attend…

Laughing Horse @ The Three Sisters, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

The Yurt Locker

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

The Yurt Locker

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

The Yurt Locker

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 25 Aug

Craig Campbell: Thrilling Mic Hunt

Enthusiastic storytelling and sharp wit from the Canadian stand-up.

Brighton Dome

Sat 25 Oct

Studio Theatre

£16 / 01273 709709

  • 21:30

The Stand Comedy Club III & IV, Edinburgh

Fri 15 Aug

Stand III

£10 (£9) / 0131 558 7272

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 16 Aug

Stand III

£10 (£9) / 0131 558 7272

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Stand III

£10 (£9) / 0131 558 7272

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

Stand III

£10 (£9) / 0131 558 7272

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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Damian Clark: Go Ahead, Make My Damo

Over-excited Aus comic who sold out last year's Glasgow and Edinburgh comedy festivals, so he must be good, right?

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

£10 (£9) / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 24 Aug

The Third Man, Edinburgh

Wed 30 Jul

Wee Room

£5

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

Wee Room

£5

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Wee Room

£10 (£9)

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 24 Aug

Danielle Ward: Dani Frankenstein: Shut Up And Dance

Smart and sassy humour from the award-winning stand-up and musician.

The Phoenix, London W1G

Wed 6 Aug

£10; £8 adv / 020 7493 8003

  • 22:00

Dave Hughes: Pointless

Token Events There is no bigger name in Australian comedy and he's heading to the Fringe. Don't miss this natural and unmistakably Australian comic whose laconic style thinly disguises one of the fastest comic minds the colonies have ever produced. For a night of comedy gold you can't look past this laid back legend of…

Assembly George Square, Edinburgh

Tue 19 Aug

Three

£14 (£13) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 20 Aug

Three

£14 (£13) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Three

£14 (£13) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 23 Aug

David Morgan: Pretty

We think he's really quite pretty, but two events this year got David thinking about his own looks, how he judges others and why we bother anyway, all delivered in his delightfully camp styling.

Harrogate Theatre

Fri 17 Oct

£12 / 01423 502116

  • 21:30

David Trent: This Is All I Have

Inventive humour and video-assisted stand-up from the Best Newcomer nominee at the 2012 Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Awards.

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh

Wed 30 Jul

Upstairs

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

Upstairs

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Upstairs

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 23 more dates until 24 Aug back to top

Doc Brown: Of Mic & Men

Rap-infused stand-up from the former script consultant on Danny Robins's Radio 4 sitcom Rudy's Rare Records.

Brighton Dome

Thu 16 Oct

£14 / 01273 709709

Doc Brown: The Weird Way Round

People may be more familiar with Doc Brown's career as a rapper and member of the London rap group Poisonous Poets. His name is a reference to the character in the Back To The Future films known as Emmett or Doc Brown. He became interested in comedy in 2006 when he featured in a BBC Radio 4 show about the origins of the…

Corn Exchange, Brighton

Thu 16 Oct

£15 / 020 7284 3444

Dr Ettrick-Hogg Presents The Bite

Ettrick-Hogg and Matt T Woodward / Free Festival This is the show you'll be telling people about in five years time. Late-night, chaotic: Matt T Woodward, Dr Ettrick-Hogg and a host of guests are bringing The Bite back. Twitter: @TheBiting. Anyone with a ticket must be there 10mins before show, otherwise seats may…

Laughing Horse @ Espionage, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

Kasbar

Free / 0131 477 7007

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Kasbar

Free / 0131 477 7007

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Kasbar

Free / 0131 477 7007

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 24 Aug

Ed Gamble: Gambletron 5000

Avalon Promotions Ltd Gamble wops out his debut solo effort. Essentially it’s a great guy (Ed) delivering funny humour through a pretty sweet microphone/speaker set up. You may have seen him as one of the idiot double act and iTunes chart toppers Peacock & Gamble, but this time it is just him (Gamble). He’s…

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh

Wed 30 Jul

Pleasance This

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

Pleasance This

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Pleasance This

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 23 more dates until 24 Aug

Eddie Pepitone: RIP America, It's Been Fun

Bound & Gagged Comedy American Eddie Pepitone's triumphant Fringe return examines his country's (as well as his own inner) crumbling. Pepitone's darkly hilarious rants and soaring neurotic imaginings paint a man at war with himself and an empire gone mad with cruelty and self-absorption. Fun for the whole family!

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh

Wed 30 Jul

Pleasance Above

£7 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

Pleasance Above

£7 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Pleasance Above

£7 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 24 Aug back to top