Events within 2 miles of EH4 1EZ

3,862 events within 2 miles

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Beowulf: The Blockbuster

  • 5 stars

The UK premiere of Beowulf: The Blockbuster is at the Pleasance Courtyard: Beside, Edinburgh from Wednesday 30 July to Sunday 24 August at 12.50pm. It is written and performed by Bryan Burroughs, directed by David Horan designed by Maree Kearns with lighting by Kevin Smith: the creative team for 2013 Fringe First Award…

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh (1.6 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Beside

£10 (£9) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Beside

£10 (£9) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Beside

£11 (£10) / 0131 556 6550

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug

Bianco

Contemporary circus featuring 16 performers and a live band.

NoFit State Big Top, Edinburgh (1.0 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

£20 (£18)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

£20 (£18)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

£20 (£18)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 25 Aug

Circa: Beyond

  • 5 stars

Underbelly Productions Internationally acclaimed ensemble Circa invite you to step Beyond… into a sublimely surreal, unexpectedly moving world of blindfolds, Rubik’s Cubes and rabbit heads. Strangely beautiful, and curiously tender this is a mysterious place where bestial comedy meets irreverent vaudeville, with a…

Underbelly Bristo Square, Edinburgh (1.4 miles)

Thu 21 Aug

McEwan Hall

£16.50 / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

McEwan Hall

£18.50 / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

McEwan Hall

£18.50 / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 25 Aug

Belfast Boy

A story based on real events. Martin, an aspiring dancer, has to flee Belfast during the troubles in the 1970s with his family. Sent to England via boat we see how Martin copes with his sexuality, tragedy and his family.

Spotlites @ The Merchant's Hall, Edinburgh (0.9 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Zone Theatre

£7.50 (£5) / 0131 220 5911

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Zone Theatre

£7.50 (£5) / 0131 220 5911

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Zone Theatre

£7.50 (£5) / 0131 220 5911

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 25 Aug

Alex Horne: Monsieur Butterfly

Avalon Promotions Ltd Stupidly ambitious, logistically problematic, potentially disastrous, this is the show Alex Horne has wanted to make for a decade. Finally, he will be Monsieur Butterfly. One flap of his delicate wings, and mayhem may prevail. ‘A terrific, high-concept comedy show, intricately constructed and…

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh (1.6 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Pleasance Two

£10 (£9) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Pleasance Two

£10 (£9) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Pleasance Two

£11 (£10) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug back to top

Shit-faced Shakespeare

  • 3 stars

Magnificent Bastard Productions An entirely serious Shakespeare play… with an entirely shit-faced actor. Back for another year, the legendary Magnificent Bastard Productions stagger up to Edinburgh with the most raucous Shakespearean performance you'll ever see! With an all new show for 2014, a cast of classically…

Underbelly Bristo Square, Edinburgh (1.4 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Cow Barn

£10 (£9) / 08445 458252

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Cow Barn

£10 (£9) / 08445 458252

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Cow Barn

£11.50 (£11) / 08445 458252

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 25 Aug

Bond!

Gavin Robertson Bond is back… older but still wisecracking… Following performances in the USA and Australia, Gavin Robertson focuses his attention on the Bond phenomenon, in his latest physical cartoon-style parody - exploding every cliché in the book(s)… solo! In which Bond meets his greatest arch-villain yet - Ian…

The Zoo, Edinburgh (1.7 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

The Aviary

£10 (£8) / 0131 662 6892

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

The Aviary

£10 (£8) / 0131 662 6892

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

The Aviary

£12 (£10) / 0131 662 6892

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug

The Addams Family

Musical comedy based on the characters from the TV series.

Assembly @ Assembly Hall, Edinburgh (1.0 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Main Hall

£12 (£10) / 0131 623 3030

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Main Hall

£12 (£10) / 0131 623 3030

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Main Hall

£13 (£11) / 0131 623 3030

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 25 Aug

Assembly Hall, Edinburgh (1.0 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Main Hall

£12 (£10) / 0131 651 2120

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Main Hall

£12 (£10) / 0131 651 2120

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Main Hall

£13 (£11) / 0131 651 2120

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 25 Aug

Hot Dub Time Machine. Best. Party. Ever.

An all night long mashup of instantly recognisable tunes from the 60s to the present day, presented against a video backdrop.

Underbelly Bristo Square, Edinburgh (1.4 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

McEwan Hall

£10 (£9) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

McEwan Hall

£12.50 (£11.50) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

McEwan Hall

£12.50 (£11.50) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug

David O'Doherty Has Checked Everything

Armed with a teeny keyboard and an incredible wit, David presents his latest solo show of comedy and songs, the ledge.

George Square Theatre, Edinburgh (1.4 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

The Theatre

£14 (£13) / 0131 651 2120

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

The Theatre

£14 (£13) / 0131 651 2120

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

The Theatre

£15 (£14) / 0131 651 2120

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 25 Aug back to top

Emily Brown and the Thing

  • 5 stars

Emily and Stanley's sleep is interrupted by the curious 'Thing' outside.

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh (1.6 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Pleasance Two

£9 (£8) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Pleasance Two

£9 (£8) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Pleasance Two

£10 (£9) / 0131 556 6550

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug

Inheritance Blues

DugOut Theatre Back by popular demand, DugOut Theatre return with their award-winning, Fringe favourite Inheritance Blues. A comedy about decade old rivalries, heavy drinking, familial debt and a blues cover band. Join this exciting young company for a night of laugh out loud comedy, consummate storytelling and…

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh (1.6 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Pleasance Above

£10 (£8.50) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Pleasance Above

£10 (£8.50) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Pleasance Above

£11 (£10) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 25 Aug

Mark Watson: Flaws

  • 4 stars

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 (1.6 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Pleasance One

£14 (£12) / 0131 556 6550

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Pleasance One

£14 (£12) / 0131 556 6550

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Pleasance One

£15.50 (£14) / 0131 556 6550

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Pleasance One

£15.50 (£14) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug

Parade

Oneoff Productions Cambridge company makes its Edinburgh debut with this stunning musical from Jason Robert Brown (Last Five Years). Passionate and life-affirming, it portrays the true story of Leo Frank, a Jewish man jailed and lynched 100 years ago in America's Deep South – a notorious case that led to the revival of…

C Too, Edinburgh (1.1 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

main house

£11.50 (£9.50) / 0845 260 1234

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

main house

£11.50 (£9.50) / 0845 260 1234

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

main house

£12.50 (£10.50) / 0845 260 1234

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug back to top

Adam of the Riches

  • 4 stars

Tigco 2011 Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Award winner Adam Riches returns with a brand new hour of phenomenal bullshit. ★★★★★ (Independent). ★★★★★ (Telegraph). ★★★★★ (Scotsman). ★★★★★ (Time Out). ★★★★★ (Chortle.co.uk). ★★★★★ (Fest). Age category: 16+

Pleasance Dome, Edinburgh (1.4 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

QueenDome

£12 (£10) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

QueenDome

£12 (£10) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

QueenDome

£14 (£12) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug

Will Adamsdale: Borders

  • 4 stars

The Invisible Dot Ltd. This show's about borders. Borders over land, across time, down the side of the piece of paper I'm writing this on… (At least that's the plan at the deadline for this blurb. What lies ahead for my plucky little stagecoach of a show as it crosses this borderline? Who knows? The whole thing could…

Underbelly, Edinburgh (1.2 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Belly Button

£11.50 (£10.50) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Belly Button

£11.50 (£10.50) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Belly Button

£12.50 (£11.50) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug

Kraken

  • 4 stars

Underbelly Productions and Don't Be Lonely From award-winning Gaulier-trained clown and creator of smash hit Squidboy (Sold Out and nominated for a Total Theatre Award 2013) comes Trygve Wakenshaw’s new physical comedy, Kraken. Beautifully strange stream-of-consciousness idiocy. Winner: 2014 Edinburgh Underbelly Award.

Underbelly, Edinburgh (1.2 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Belly Button

£11 (£10) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Belly Button

£11 (£10) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Belly Button

£12 (£11) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug

Christeene: The Christeene Machine

A gender-blending booty-pounding queer musical.

Underbelly, Edinburgh (1.2 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Belly Dancer

£10 (£9) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Belly Dancer

£10 (£9) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Belly Dancer

£12 (£11) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

Belly Dancer

£12 (£11) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

John Lloyd's Museum of Curiosity Live

So Comedy by arrangement with Quite Interesting Limited Following his sell-out fringe debut, John and curator Dan Schreiber host a live version of the BBC Radio 4 hit in which guests donate their favourite items to an infinitely large and impossible museum. Different guests daily include Jimmy Carr, Susan Calman, Phill…

Underbelly Bristo Square, Edinburgh (1.4 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Cow Barn

£12.50 (£11.50) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Cow Barn

£12.50 (£11.50) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Cow Barn

£13.50 (£12.50) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug back to top

Best of Burlesque

Chaz Royal & Edinburgh Burlesque Festival. International Impresario Chaz Royal (London Burlesque Festival, Sexy Circus Sideshow) presents an all-star roundup of the best burlesque at the Fringe. Sultry strip tease, cutting edge cabaret and vaudeville variety collide like no other show around! The grand finale of…

Assembly George Square, Edinburgh (1.5 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Bosco

£13 / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Bosco

£13 / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Bosco

£16 / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug

Calypso Nights

Theatre Beating Calypso Nights - an exploration of wonder. Venezuelan Calypso DJ Juan Vesuvius (aka Barnie Duncan) uses two turntables and a microphone, vinyl records, plus maracas (and a beautiful handmade shirt) to tell a musical tale. He makes amusing remarks and punchlines simultaneously. Covering the history of…

Assembly Roxy, Edinburgh (1.5 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Downstairs

£9 / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Downstairs

£9 / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Downstairs

£10 / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 25 Aug

Tim Key: Single White Slut

The Invisible Dot Ltd Key (37 now) wades back to Edinburgh, climbs into his poetry clothes and leans against his mic stand for another hour. Now charming, he will recollect simple tales of love, gaze dead-eyed at the ladies, recite verse and do basic talking. A lot of fairly grubby water's sloshed under Key's bridge of…

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh (1.6 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

The Grand

£14 (£12) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

The Grand

£14 (£12) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

The Grand

£16 (£14) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 25 Aug

James Acaster: Recognise

Whimsical stand-up.

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh (1.6 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Cabaret Bar

£10 (£8.50) / 0131 556 6550

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Cabaret Bar

£10 (£8.50) / 0131 556 6550

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Cabaret Bar

£12 (£10.50) / 0131 556 6550

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug

So It Goes

On the Run Coping with grief hasn't always been easy for Hannah. In fact, in the seven years since her dad died, she's hardly spoken about it. Not one to be defeated, she's enlisted her friend David to help her on a journey through memory, laughter and sorrow, to finally come to terms with losing her dad. Frank, funny…

Underbelly, Edinburgh (1.2 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Iron Belly

£9.50 (£8.50) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Iron Belly

£9.50 (£8.50) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Iron Belly

£10.50 (£9.50) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug back to top