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

113 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

Tue 26 May

£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

Best of Edinburgh Showcase Show

Joss Jones for EdCom Productions The best and brightest of this year’s Fringe comics in a great value lunchtime compilation showcase. With a new line-up every day including big-name headliners and the hottest newcomers, this is the best way to start the day for comedians and festival comedy fans alike. Now in its 12th…

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh (3.3 miles)

Thu 6 Aug

Cabaret Bar

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

Cabaret Bar

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

Cabaret Bar

£11 (£9) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 30 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

Alfie Moore: A Fair Cop Stands Up

Mick Perrin Worldwide The world's finest police force is collapsing around us. Cuts, scandals, looming privatisation and the politicians throttling the life out of the British bobby. Cop-turned-comedian Alfie, star of BBC Radio 4 comedy It's a Fair Cop, returns following his 2014 sell-out Edinburgh show with a dynamic…

Assembly George Square, Edinburgh (3.6 miles)

Wed 5 Aug

Five

£6 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 6 Aug

Five

£6 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

Five

£6 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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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

BLAM!

Kristján Ingimarsson / Neander The runaway hit of 2013 returns! ‘Just saw BLAM! One of the greatest, most exciting and brilliant shows I have ever seen’ (Ricky Gervais). In this hilarious and explosive show where ordinary life is put through the shredder, a tedious workplace is transformed into a world of superheroes…

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh (3.3 miles)

Wed 5 Aug

The Grand

£9 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 6 Aug

The Grand

£9 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

The Grand

£9 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 31 Aug

Trevor Noah: Lost in Translation

Mick Perrin Worldwide in association with Chambers Management Following a sell-out debut UK tour with his critically acclaimed show, The Racist, South African megastar and Daily Show regular Trevor Noah returns to Edinburgh with a brand new show. His sharp wit, intelligent commentary and unmistakable charm have…

Assembly Hall, Edinburgh (3.9 miles)

Mon 24 Aug

Main Hall

£13 (£12) / 0131 651 2120

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 25 Aug

Main Hall

£13 (£12) / 0131 651 2120

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 26 Aug

Main Hall

£13 (£12) / 0131 651 2120

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 4 more dates until 30 Aug

Absolute Improv

Influenced by the like of Whose Line is it Anyway? and Fast and Loose, ToBeContinued take audience suggestions, no matter how silly, and transform myriad ideas into fast-paced improvised comedy.

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

Afterhours Comedy

Hils Jago for Amused Moose Comedy Legendary and unmissable in a splendid new roost and shimmering plumage, Afterhours again delights by showcasing the Fringe's highest flying stand-ups while launching 2015's soaring fledgling comedians towards stardom. 'Awesome late night hilarity' (ThreeWeeks). 'Stellar!’ (Scotsman).

Assembly Roxy, Edinburgh (3.5 miles)

Sat 8 Aug

Upstairs

£14 (£12.50) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 15 Aug

Upstairs

£14 (£12.50) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 22 Aug

Upstairs

£14 (£12.50) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 29 Aug

Upstairs

£14 (£12.50) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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Avenue Q

Viva Touring Company Award-winning Viva Touring are back for their eighth year, this time with Avenue Q. Princeton, a bright-eyed college graduate comes to New York City with big dreams and a tiny bank account. He soon discovers that the only neighbourhood in his price range is Avenue Q. Still, the neighbours seem…

Greenside @ Infirmary Street, Edinburgh (3.5 miles)

Mon 10 Aug

Main Hall

£10 (£8)

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 11 Aug

Main Hall

£10 (£8)

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 12 Aug

Main Hall

£10 (£8)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 14 Aug

The Bench

Z Theatre Company The north of England. A bench as old as anyone can remember. Join the current inhabitant Ducky, as she takes you on an alcoholic journey through the stories of love and heartbreak that her home has seen. Contains strong language. Age category: 14+

theSpace @ Surgeons Hall, Edinburgh (3.4 miles)

Mon 10 Aug

Theatre 1

£5 (£3) / 0845 508 8515

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 11 Aug

Theatre 1

£5 (£3) / 0845 508 8515

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 12 Aug

Theatre 1

£5 (£3) / 0845 508 8515

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 7 more dates until 20 Aug

Chris Kent Stop Stalling

Mick Perrin Worldwide Back for his fourth year, Chris questions whether he’s still chasing his dream, or just too lazy to get a proper job. Recently married, Chris resents adulthood, and fears if there is an afterlife, he might not fit in… Voted within the Top Five Irish Comedians (Hot Press, 2013), along with storming…

Assembly George Square, Edinburgh (3.6 miles)

Wed 5 Aug

Four

£5 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 6 Aug

Four

£5 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

Four

£5 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 23 more dates until 31 Aug

Comedy Club 4 Kids

  • 4 stars

Top comedians play to the toughest crowd: kids. And they have to keep it clean.

Assembly Roxy, Edinburgh (3.5 miles)

Thu 6 Aug

Upstairs

£8 (£7) / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

Upstairs

£8 (£7) / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

Upstairs

£10 (£9) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 30 Aug

Electric Tales: The Science Years

A night of comedy storytelling packed with love, competitions and a healthy dose of weirdos. Come and join us for an event that celebrates the place where science meets comedy and tells you a story about it. Please note: some facts may be twisted by whimsy and no dissertations should be based around this evening of divine…

The Stand, Edinburgh (3.8 miles)

Tue 14 Apr

£5 (£4) / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

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Fawlty Towers

Jim Slips Two classic episodes from the 70s sitcom, live on stage. In A Touch of Class, Basil is at his sycophantic, fawning best as his efforts to raise the standard of clientele at Fawlty Towers bear fruit in the person of Lord Melbury, a man with an aristocratic air and a curiously heavy briefcase. In The Wedding…

theSpaces on the Mile, Edinburgh (3.5 miles)

Mon 24 Aug

Space 3

£7 / 0845 508 8316

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 25 Aug

Space 3

£7 / 0845 508 8316

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 26 Aug

Space 3

£7 / 0845 508 8316

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 29 Aug

Forth on the Fringe

Radio Forth Ltd Now in its eighth year, Forth on the Fringe is the largest showcase event of Fringe entertainment. Featuring a selection of some of the biggest names in comedy, cabaret and entertainment, hosted by Forth One’s breakfast show hosts, Boogie and Arlene. Previous guests have included: Adam Hills, Jason…

The Edinburgh Playhouse (3.6 miles)

Fri 7 Aug

Auditorium

£19.50 / 0844 871 3014

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

Auditorium

£19.50 / 0844 871 3014

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

God's Waiting Room

Z Theatre Company A man with dark secrets suddenly meets an untimely end and is suddenly forced to meet his maker: God and his arch nemesis the devil. Things aren’t what they seem as he is locked in a battle for the fate of his soul. Contains adult themes and strong language Age category: 16+

theSpace @ Surgeons Hall, Edinburgh (3.4 miles)

Mon 10 Aug

Theatre 1

£5 (£3) / 0845 508 8515

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 11 Aug

Theatre 1

£5 (£3) / 0845 508 8515

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 12 Aug

Theatre 1

£5 (£3) / 0845 508 8515

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 7 more dates until 20 Aug

Heads

City of London School A fifty minute comedy drama that follows two precocious students as they uncover a scandal at their sheltered private school. Poking fun at education, privilege and the press with fierce and fast-paced wit, Heads is a showcase of young talent that's sure to stand out even within the packed Fringe…

theSpace @ Surgeons Hall, Edinburgh (3.4 miles)

Mon 17 Aug

Theatre 2

£7 (£6) / 0845 508 8515

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 18 Aug

Theatre 2

£7 (£6) / 0845 508 8515

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 19 Aug

Theatre 2

£7 (£6) / 0845 508 8515

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 22 Aug

Henning Wehn: Eins, Zwei, DIY!

Henning Wehn The same show as last year? Well, not exactly. After a year on the road it's become a humdinger of an evening. Enjoy two hours of Teutonic jolliness (including an interval) in magnificent splendour. Wunderbar! Recent TV and radio appearances: Have I Got News For You (BBC1), 8 Out Of 10 Cats and 8 Out of 10…

The Queen's Hall, Edinburgh (3.3 miles)

Thu 6 Aug

Queen's Hall

£10 / 0131 668 2019

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

Queen's Hall

£15.50 / 0131 668 2019

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

Queen's Hall

£15.50 / 0131 668 2019

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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Jane and Lizzy

Nonesuch Theatre Company Pride and Prejudice through the looking glass! In this offbeat interpretation, Jane Austen meets a Lizzy Bennet who flits between the character and the actress playing her. As Jane enlists Lizzy’s help to recall and reclaim her story, the familiar romantic fantasy of recent versions gives way…

theSpaces on the Mile, Edinburgh (3.5 miles)

Fri 7 Aug

Space 3

£7 (£6) / 0845 508 8316

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

Space 3

£7 (£6) / 0845 508 8316

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 10 Aug

Space 3

£9 (£7) / 0845 508 8316

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 5 more dates until 15 Aug

Jason Byrne: 20 Years a Clown

Phil McIntyre Entertainments by arrangement with Lisa Thomas Management As featured on Live at the Apollo (BBC One), The Royal Variety Show (ITV), Wild Things (Sky) and Snaptastic (TV3). Sony Radio Gold Award-winning, The Jason Byrne Show (BBC Radio 2) and Father Figure (BBC One) of which he is the creator and star.

Assembly Hall, Edinburgh (3.9 miles)

Thu 6 Aug

Main Hall

£10 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

Main Hall

£10 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

Main Hall

£18.50 (£17.50) / 0131 651 2120

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 20 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

Life Jim (But Not as We Know It)

Grace and Favour Productions Come with us on a journey through the ups, downs and sideways of life. The hilarious Grace and Favour cast bring you a show that has laughs at every turn, from nappies to incontinence pants and all life in-between. Featuring babies, kid’s TV presenters, an air guitar salesman, the world’s…

theSpace @ Surgeons Hall, Edinburgh (3.4 miles)

Mon 10 Aug

Theatre 2

£8 (£6) / 0845 508 8515

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 11 Aug

Theatre 2

£8 (£6) / 0845 508 8515

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 12 Aug

Theatre 2

£8 (£6) / 0845 508 8515

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 15 Aug

The Lunchtime Special

CKP Lunchtime stand-up to warm up your chuckle muscles. Join five of the most exciting new acts and rising stars at the Tron – you saw them here first! Daily specials announced each day on the venue boards. Previous acts include Amused Moose winner Pierre Novellie, BBC New Comedy Award winner Steve Bugeja, NATYS Award…

Just the Tonic at The Tron, Edinburgh (3.6 miles)

Thu 6 Aug

£3 / 0131 556 5375

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

£3 / 0131 556 5375

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

£6 (£5) / 0131 556 5375

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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