Theatre, Cabaret, free events

15 events

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The Big Show

An evening of cabaret.

Wild Cabaret & Wicked Lounge, Glasgow

Sat 19 Apr

Free to all dining guests / 0141 552 6165

  • 20:00 – 22:30

Tue 22 Apr

Free / 0141 552 6165

Bluesy Tuesday

  • 20:30 – 01:00

Fri 25 Apr

Free to all dining guests / 0141 552 6165

  • 20:00 – 22:30
…and 107 more dates until 30 Dec

Alex the Mind Reader

Alex McAleer / Free Festival Mentalist, mind-magician or psychological-illusionist - call him what you will, Alex McAleer reads minds. This is contemporary mentalism at its best, combining a sharp wit with 'uncanny powers of prediction' (ThisIsCabaret.com). Alex reveals strangers' secrets, demonstrates why you should…

Laughing Horse @ The Counting House, Edinburgh

Thu 14 Aug

Studio

Free / 0131 667 7533

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 15 Aug

Studio

Free / 0131 667 7533

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 18 Aug

Studio

Free / 0131 667 7533

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 22 Aug

The Midlife Crisis Cabaret Show

Cabaret show by a couple who just want to tick it off the 'to do' list.

The Hispaniola Restaurant, Edinburgh

Sat 2 Aug

Hispaniola

Free / 0131 557 3777

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Hispaniola

Free / 0131 557 3777

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 4 Aug

Hispaniola

Free / 0131 557 3777

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 16 more dates until 23 Aug

Mr Susie's Last Chance Cabaret

Mark Davison / PBH's Free Fringe Mr Susie, the innocent yet hopelessly confused alien, has one hour to save cabaret. It’s a shame he has no idea what cabaret is. A show about doing a show, with music and dancing and no clue about anything whatsoever. Mark Davison (BBC3's Kerry, Channel 4's Toast of London and The…

The Voodoo Rooms, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Speakeasy

Free / 0131 556 7060

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Speakeasy

Free / 0131 556 7060

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Speakeasy

Free / 0131 556 7060

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 24 Aug

The Sons of Pitches: Boiler Alert!

The Sons Pitches Described by The Magnets as 'the future stars of British a cappella', and by the Scissor Sisters as 'the cutest thing we've ever seen', the award-winning Sons of Pitches present Boiler Alert! An evening with The Sons of Pitches brings you a unique blend of vocal gymnastics. Featuring classic chart…

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 20 more dates until 24 Aug back to top

Big Bingo Night

Timberlina is joined by Hey Baylen for some madcap entertainment, which features sing-a-longs, comedy banter and some surprise guests, including a Cher doll.

Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London SE11

Mon 21 Apr

Free / 020 7820 1222

  • 20:30

Mon 28 Apr

Free / 020 7820 1222

  • 20:30

Mon 5 May

Free / 020 7820 1222

  • 20:30
…and 3 more dates until 26 May

Blues and Burlesque

Cabaret show featuring live music from ex Dexys Midnight Runners' Pete Saunders, 2013 Burlesque Games winner Scarlett Belle and compère Vicious Delicious.

Cellar Door, London WC2E

Thu 1 May

Free / 020 7240 8848

  • 09:30 – 23:30

Dandy Darkly's Pussy Panic!

Dandy Darkly / PBH's Free Fringe Dandy Darkly returns to Edinburgh with all new, tawdry tales of sex and death! New York City's satiric, satanic storyteller celebrates sisterhood (as only Dandy dares) with fabulous, frightful fables of celebrity baby obsession, paranormal paramours and one sassy serial killer! Come…

Constitution Bar, Edinburgh

Sat 2 Aug

CC Blooms

Free / 0131 538 9374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

CC Blooms

Free / 0131 538 9374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 4 Aug

CC Blooms

Free / 0131 538 9374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 19 more dates until 24 Aug

Friday Folies Bergere

A cabaret and burlesque show starring legendary performer Holly Penfield and beautiful piano virtuoso Chrys Columbine, plus other femmes fatales.

Cellar Door, London WC2E

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 020 7240 8848

  • 21:00

Jessie Pie & The Thorn

Cabaret and swing.

Earl Haig Hall, London N8

Thu 1 May

Free / 02083 470545

  • 20:00 – 23:00
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Life's a Drag

Cheeky humour from a variety of London's drag artists as they perform their turns on stage.

Cellar Door, London WC2E

Mon 21 Apr

Free after 4pm / 020 7240 8848

  • 21:00

Mon 28 Apr

Free after 4pm / 020 7240 8848

  • 21:00

Magic Den's Family Cabaret

Magic Den entertains with magic, puppetry and humour – in a show that's great for adults and kids alike.

Britannia Panopticon Music Hall, Glasgow

Thu 24 Jul

Free (donations welcome) / 0141 553 0840

Part of Merchant City Festival.

  • 13:00 – 14:00

Music Hall Memories – The Most Vintage Show in Town

Music hall variety show harking back to the good ol' days, with music, magic, comedy, sing-a-longs and novelties.

Britannia Panopticon Music Hall, Glasgow

Sat 31 May

Free (donations welcome) / 0141 553 0840

  • 13:00 – 14:00
  • 15:00 – 16:00

Sat 28 Jun

Free (donations welcome) / 0141 553 0840

  • 13:00 – 14:00
  • 15:00 – 16:00

Sat 26 Jul

Free (donations welcome) / 0141 553 0840

  • 13:00 – 14:00
  • 15:00 – 16:00
…and 3 more dates until 25 Oct

Sinister Wink

Chaotic cabaret compered by The Creative Martyrs. Be seduced and subverted by satorical shenanigans and some of the best cabaret acts in Glasgow. Dark as the inside of a black hat. Do join us….

The Bungo Bar & Kitchen, Glasgow

Sun 25 May

Free Donation expected / 0141 423 0023

Part of Southside Fringe.

  • 20:00 – 22:30

Twonkey's Private Restaurant– Free

Paul Vickers / Laughing Horse Comedy Presents ‘A bearded fantasist’ ★★★★ (Time Out). ‘A surrealist’s wet dream’ ★★★★ (Skinny). ‘A true comic original’ ★★★★ (Scotsman(). ‘A psychedelic trip’ ★★★★ (Exeunt). ‘Eloquent nonsense’ ★★★★ (BritishTheatreGuide.com). The Lovechild of Brian Blessed and Betty Boop gives you his new…

Laughing Horse @ Espionage, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

Mata Hari

Free / 0131 477 7007

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Mata Hari

Free / 0131 477 7007

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Mata Hari

Free / 0131 477 7007

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 24 Aug