Comedy, "edinburgh" within 10 miles of EH15 2NP

80 events within 10 miles

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Bright Club: Edinburgh

The hardworking staff at Edinburgh's universities are let out for the night to share their tales about the weird, wonderful, and often very funny, world of research.

The Stand, Edinburgh (3.8 miles)

Tue 28 Apr

£5 / 0131 558 7272

  • 20:30

Edinburgh Festival Fringe

The largest arts festival in the world and the greatest show on earth. Every year thousands of performers take to a multitude of stages all over Edinburgh to present shows for every taste. From big names in the world of entertainment to unknown artists looking to build their careers, the festival caters for everyone and…

Various venues: Edinburgh (3.6 miles)

Fri 7 Aug

Times & prices vary / 0131 226 2000

Sat 8 Aug

Times & prices vary / 0131 226 2000

Sun 9 Aug

Times & prices vary / 0131 226 2000

…and 22 more dates until 31 Aug

Edinburgh Zoo Nights

There is no one among us who hasn't wanted to visit the zoo after hours. Just what do all those critters do after dark, anyway? Now's there's a way to find out! The zoo opens its gates for a series of adults-only extravaganzas featuring dancing, music, street food, facepainting, street performers and animal talks.

Edinburgh Zoo (7 miles)

Fri 29 May

£20 (Members £17) / 0131 314 0340

  • 18:00 – 22:00

Fri 5 Jun

£20 (Members £17) / 0131 314 0340

  • 18:00 – 22:00

Fri 19 Jun

£20 (Members £17) / 0131 314 0340

  • 18:00 – 22:00

Fri 26 Jun

£20 (Members £17) / 0131 314 0340

  • 18:00 – 22:00

Absolute Improv!

To Be Continued… Fast-paced, hilarious improv show that will have you coming back for more. 2-time Edinburgh Fringe sell-out! Scottish and international improvisers create witty sketches based on your suggestions (à la Whose Line is it Anyway?) - so be sure to arrive ready to shout out odd and wonderful ideas, and…

theSpaces on the Mile, Edinburgh (3.5 miles)

Fri 7 Aug

Space 2

£6 / 0845 508 8316

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

Space 2

£10 (£9) / 0845 508 8316

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 10 Aug

Space 2

£9 (£8) / 0845 508 8316

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 18 more dates until 29 Aug

Andrew Lawrence: Reasons to Kill Yourself

  • 3 stars

Vitriolic humour from the former double Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee.

The Stand, Edinburgh (3.8 miles)

Wed 22 Apr

£12 / 0131 558 7272

  • 20:30
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Best of the Fest

Assembly The biggest and best comedy line-ups in Edinburgh! This Festival favourite returns and maintains its status as the place to be at midnight. Stellar line-ups listed daily at www.assemblyfestival.com. Recent years featured the likes of Dylan Moran, Jimmy Carr, Adam Hills, Milton Jones, Katherine Ryan, Chris…

Assembly Hall, Edinburgh (3.9 miles)

Fri 7 Aug

Main Hall

£12 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

Main Hall

£12 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 9 Aug

Main Hall

£12 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 12 more dates until 30 Aug

Gary Delaney: Purist

Gary tours his 2010 Fringe show, which is jam-packed with jokes, one-liners and amusing thoughts, but not with a coherent narrative structure. (On purpose. We hope.) That's fine, no one has time for that anyway.

The Stand, Edinburgh (3.8 miles)

Tue 10 Mar

£11 (£9) / 0131 558 7272

  • 20:30

Iain Stirling: Everything

Upbeat wit and gags from Edinburgh-born stand-up and BAFTA-nominated children's TV presenter.

The Stand, Edinburgh (3.8 miles)

Tue 24 Mar

£10 / 0131 558 7272

  • 20:30

Miss Tiara Thunderpussy: The Fish Finger Tour

International award-winning drag act mixing parody songs and filthy stories.

New Empire Bingo Club, Edinburgh (3.4 miles)

Fri 13 Mar

£12–£13

Please note rescheduled date.

The Pirates of Penzance

An Edinburgh Gilbert and Sullivan Society production of this entertaining tale by the celebrated Victorian double act.

King's Theatre, Edinburgh (4.2 miles)

Tue 24 Mar

£15–£22 / 0131 529 6000

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A to Z Improv Comedy

A to Z battle for the right to be hilarious without a safety net. Support them!

The Kilderkin, Edinburgh (3.2 miles)

Fri 20 Mar

Free / 0131 556 2101

  • 20:30 – 22:00

Aamer Rahman: The Truth Hurts

Uncompromising wit and political humour.

Out of the Blue Drill Hall, Edinburgh (3.3 miles)

Sun 8 Mar

£6–£10 (unwaged £3) / 07786 630764

Organised by Scotland Against Criminalising Communities and the Islamic Human Rights Commission. Proceeds after costs have been met will be split between SACC and Aamer Rahman.

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Alan Carr: Yap, Yap, Yap

The camp face of Chatty Man proves his status as the King of bitchy comedy.

The Edinburgh Playhouse (3.6 miles)

Fri 17 Apr

£31 / 0844 871 3014

Sat 18 Apr

£31 / 0844 871 3014

Alexis Dubus: Cars & Girls

  • 3 stars

Stories and travel tales from the stand-up and creator of award-winning comedy character Marcel Lucont.

The Stand, Edinburgh (3.8 miles)

Tue 31 Mar

£7 / 0131 558 7272

  • 20:30

Allan Stewart's Big Big Variety Show

Allan Stewart presents his big variety show featuring Grant Stott, Andy Gray, Paul Zerdin and more.

King's Theatre, Edinburgh (4.2 miles)

Wed 8 Apr

£25 / 0131 529 6000

Thu 9 Apr

£25 / 0131 529 6000

Fri 10 Apr

£25 / 0131 529 6000

Sat 11 Apr

£25 / 0131 529 6000

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Bank Holiday Special

Celebrate the bank holiday with a line-up of comedians who, luckily for you, don't get to take the day off.

The Stand, Edinburgh (3.8 miles)

Sun 5 Apr

£10 (£9) / 0131 558 7272

With Dave Johns, John Ross, Sean McLoughlin and host Raymond Mearns.

  • 20:30

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 (3.9 miles)

Fri 6 Mar

£9 / 0131 225 7171

  • 20:30

Sat 7 Mar

£9 / 0131 225 7171

  • 20:30

Fri 13 Mar

£9 / 0131 225 7171

  • 20:30
…and 39 more dates until 25 Jul

Benefit for Scottish Autism

John Williams and host Jellybean Martinez (plus more tbc) make you laugh in order to raise awareness of and funds for Scottish Autism.

The Stand, Edinburgh (3.8 miles)

Tue 21 Apr

£7 (£5) / 0131 558 7272

  • 20:30

Bill Bailey: Limboland

The master of surreality airs his qualms and doubts about the world via a charming blend of religious dubstep, horntallica and an interesting new musical take on Downton Abbey.

The Edinburgh Playhouse (3.6 miles)

Mon 30 Nov

£26 / 0844 871 3014

The Broken Windows Policy

The Stand's monthly sketch show returns with new skits and character treats featuring the best of fresh Scots comedy, including Larah Bross, Dave MacGregor and Ben Verth.

The Stand, Edinburgh (3.8 miles)

Wed 4 Mar

£5 (£4) / 0131 558 7272

  • 20:30

Wed 8 Apr

£5 (£4) / 0131 558 7272

  • 20:30
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Celeste's Circus

Following Celeste under the big top as her cast of endearing animals emerge one by one. A charming and engaging first trip to the circus especially for very young children (0–5 years).

Jewel Miners Club, Edinburgh (0.8 miles)

Sat 11 Apr

£4 (Children £2) / 0131 669 5955

Part of Puppet Animation Festival.

Out of the Blue Drill Hall, Edinburgh (3.3 miles)

Tue 14 Apr

£6 (Children £4) / 0131 555 7100

Part of Puppet Animation Festival.

Faulty Towers The Dining Experience

Interactive Theatre International Basil, Sybil and Manuel return to serve more of their trademark mayhem alongside a three course meal in this ‘must-see event’ (BritishTheatreGuide.info). In true Faulty fashion, the fun starts as you wait to be seated and then hurtles along for two hours filled with all the best gags.

B'est, Edinburgh (3.5 miles)

Thu 6 Aug

£45 / 0131 556 4448

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

£49.50 / 0131 556 4448

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

£45 / 0131 556 4448

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

£49.50 / 0131 556 4448

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

£45 / 0131 556 4448

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 20 more dates until 31 Aug

Gyles Brandreth: Word Power!

Bound & Gagged Comedy 'No matter how eloquently a dog may bark, he cannot tell you that his parents were poor but honest.' Only words can do that. Language is power. Words are magic. Join wit and word-meister, former MP and star of Just A Minute, One Show, QI, Have I Got News For You, Room 101 and Countdown on an…

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh (3.3 miles)

Wed 5 Aug

Pleasance One

£8 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 6 Aug

Pleasance One

£8 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

Pleasance One

£8 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 30 Aug

Jimeoin: Yeehaa!

Refining a lost art of the commonplace, Jimeoin is a comic with a delightful sense of the absurd and a uniquely low-key style.

Venue 150 @ EICC, Edinburgh (4.4 miles)

Thu 6 Aug

Pentland Auditorium

£8.50 / 0844 847 1639

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

Pentland Auditorium

£10 / 0844 847 1639

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

Pentland Auditorium

£12.50 (£10) / 0844 847 1639

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 20 more dates until 30 Aug

Supertown

Sidgwick and Sanders Hot on the heels of its successful run of previews in Leeds in 2014 comes Supertown, the must-see brand new comedy musical! Set in Supertown, a town full of superheroes, one ordinary man sets out to prove that the town's favourite hero Thunderman may not be all that he seems and that ultimately you…

theSpace @ Venue45, Edinburgh (3.5 miles)

Mon 17 Aug

Venue 45

£5 / 0845 508 8378

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 18 Aug

Venue 45

£8 (£7) / 0845 508 8378

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 19 Aug

Venue 45

£8 (£7) / 0845 508 8378

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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