Events in EH1

6,077 events within 5 miles

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Ian McKellen on Stage

Sir Ian McKellen celebrates his 80th birthday by touring the UK with a brand new solo show, with profits benefiting different causes at each location.

Assembly Hall, Edinburgh (0.2 miles)

Thu 22 Aug

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0130 623 3030

Fri 23 Aug

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0130 623 3030

Sat 24 Aug

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0130 623 3030

Sun 25 Aug

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0130 623 3030

Rhod Gilbert: The Book of John

Welsh comedian Rhod Gilbert returns to comedy after a six year hiatus and discusses the unfortunate turns his life has taken since the last time he was on stage.

EICC, Edinburgh (0.8 miles)

Wed 14 Aug

£22.50 / 0131 300 3000

Thu 15 Aug

£22.50 / 0131 300 3000

Fri 16 Aug

£22.50 / 0131 300 3000

…and 7 more dates until 25 Aug

Pleasance @ EICC, Edinburgh (0.8 miles)

Wed 14 Aug

Pentland Theatre

£22.50

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 15 Aug

Pentland Theatre

£22.50

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 16 Aug

Pentland Theatre

£22.50

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 7 more dates until 25 Aug

Once The Musical

A Broadway and West End hit musical that's a ravishing love story with a bittersweet difference, Once casts a spell over the audience just as its two lead characters cast a spell over each other. Based on a cult 2006 Irish indie feature, originally shot on a micro-budget of just $160,000, it tells the uplifting yet…

The Edinburgh Playhouse (0.4 miles)

Tue 26 May 2020

Times to be confirmed / tbc / 0844 871 3014

On sale Thu 27 Jun

Wed 27 May 2020

Times to be confirmed / tbc / 0844 871 3014

On sale Thu 27 Jun

Thu 28 May 2020

Times to be confirmed / tbc / 0844 871 3014

On sale Thu 27 Jun

…and 2 more dates until 30 May 2020

Jimmy Carr: Terribly Funny

Acerbic wit and dark, deadpan one-liners from familiar telly face Carr.

Festival Theatre Edinburgh (0.4 miles)

Sun 26 Apr 2020

£32.50 / 0131 529 6000

Race for Life

Join the UK's largest women-only fundraising event and walk, run, jog or dance 5 or 10k to raise money for Cancer Research UK. The 5k event is suitable for all levels of ability and Race For Life provide you with a training plan and sponsorship pack to get you started.

Holyrood Park, Edinburgh (0.9 miles)

Sun 23 Jun

£10–£14.99 / 0845 600 6050

James Acaster: Cold Lasagne Hate Myself 1999

New show from the comedian who named it after a time he tried cold lasagne and enjoyed it.

King's Theatre, Edinburgh (0.8 miles)

Sun 3 Nov

0131 529 6000

Illegal Eagles

Tribute band to the prolific Hotel California songsters.

The Edinburgh Playhouse (0.4 miles)

Sun 27 Oct

£27.90–£55.90 / 0844 871 3014

The Lady Boys of Bangkok: The Greatest Showgirls

The Lady Boys of Bangkok are back with a bigger, glitzier show than ever before.

Big Top Theatre, Edinburgh (1.0 miles)

Fri 2 Aug

£11.25–£32

Sat 3 Aug

£11.25–£32

Sun 4 Aug

£11.25–£32

…and 22 more dates until 26 Aug

The Fountainbridge Theatre Big Tops, Edinburgh (1.0 miles)

Fri 2 Aug

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 26 Aug

The Proclaimers

Scotland's unforgettable musical twins return to the stage with their singalong Caledonian anthems.

Edinburgh Castle (0.4 miles)

Sat 20 Jul

Sold out / 0131 225 9846

Sun 21 Jul

Sold out / 0131 225 9846

Faulty Towers: The Dining Experience

Trademark mix-ups from the Faulty Towers hotel staff served alongside a three course meal.

The Principal George Street, Edinburgh (0.3 miles)

Thu 1 Aug

£52 / 0131 225 1251

  • 14:00 – 16:00

£52–£57.50 / 0131 225 1251

  • 14:00 – 16:00
  • 19:30 – 21:30
  • 19:30 – 21:30
The Principal

£25 / 0131 225 1251

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

£52 / 0131 225 1251

  • 14:00 – 16:00

£52–£57.50 / 0131 225 1251

  • 14:00 – 16:00
  • 19:30 – 21:30
  • 19:30 – 21:30
The Principal

£25 / 0131 225 1251

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

£52 / 0131 225 1251

  • 14:00 – 16:00

£52–£57.50 / 0131 225 1251

  • 14:00 – 16:00
  • 19:30 – 21:30
  • 19:30 – 21:30
…and 23 more dates until 26 Aug

Festival Theatre Edinburgh (0.4 miles)

Sun 23 Feb 2020

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 529 6000

Henning Wehn: Get On With It

Observations from the German comedian.

The Queen's Hall, Edinburgh (0.8 miles)

Thu 1 Aug

Queen's Hall

Free / 0131 668 2019

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

Queen's Hall

Free / 0131 668 2019

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

Queen's Hall

Free / 0131 668 2019

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 13 more dates until 25 Aug

Iain Stirling: Work in Progress

Gilded Balloon and Avalon present… BAFTA Award-winning comedian Iain Stirling returns to the Fringe following a sell-out tour, with a load of new jokes, read off notes. Some great, some terrible, who knows. Come along and find out. I love you. Host of the comedy gameshow CelebAbility (ITV2), Iain (me) has appeared on…

Old Tolbooth Market, Edinburgh (0.4 miles)

Mon 5 Aug

Bothy

£8

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 6 Aug

Bothy

£8

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 7 Aug

Bothy

£8

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 10 more dates until 17 Aug

The Murder Trial Live

A murder mystery dinner with a twist. Watch a court room drama unfold and become the jury while digging in to a three-course meal.

Village Hotel Edinburgh (2.0 miles)

Wed 7 Aug

£55 (£49; VIP Group of 12 £700; B&B Package £350; corporate £800; carer package £65)

Romesh Ranganathan: The Cynic's Mixtape

Brutally honest comedy from the the star of Misadventures of Romesh Ranganathan, A League Of Their Own and Judge Romesh.

The Edinburgh Playhouse (0.4 miles)

Thu 21 Nov

£27.15–£73.15 / 0844 871 3014

Fri 22 Nov

£27.15–£73.15 / 0844 871 3014

Ed Byrne: If I'm Honest…

The comic discusses whether he has any traits worthy of being inherited by his progeny.

Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh (0.3 miles)

Thu 1 Aug

Music Hall

£12 / 0131 220 4348

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

Music Hall

£12 / 0131 220 4348

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

Music Hall

£18.50 (£17.50) / 0131 220 4348

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 25 Aug

Hello Again: The Story Of Neil Diamond

Brooklyn Creed & The Salvation Band recreate the story of the American singer-songwriter.

The Queen's Hall, Edinburgh (0.8 miles)

Mon 21 Oct

£26–£28 / 0131 668 2019

  • 20:00 – 22:30

Edinburgh Food Festival

Back for its sixth year, the Edinburgh Food Festival is doubling its schedule for the 2019 event, with a 10-day-long showcase of some of the best Scottish produce with meet-the-producer events and chef demos, as well as over 20 local producers and street food stallholders.

Assembly George Square, Edinburgh (0.6 miles)

Fri 19 Jul

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0131 623 3030

Sat 20 Jul

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0131 623 3030

Sun 21 Jul

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0131 623 3030

…and 7 more dates until 28 Jul

Paul Weller

The Modfather performs material from his 40-year career, including his latest album True Meanings.

Edinburgh Castle (0.4 miles)

Thu 11 Jul

£52.25 / 0131 225 9846

Reginald D Hunter

Mick Perrin Worldwide Reginald D Hunter returns to the Fringe this summer with his highly anticipated new show. For over 20 years his searingly honest material has garnered him a cross-generational fan base. TV appearances have included Have I Got News for You?, and two series of BBC Two's hugely popular Reginald D…

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh (0.4 miles)

Wed 31 Jul

The Grand

£9 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 1 Aug

The Grand

£9 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

The Grand

£9 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 20 more dates until 25 Aug

Gary Meikle: The iBrow Guy

Gary Meikle talks about eyebrows etiquette, logic and laws.

Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh (0.3 miles)

Sat 13 Jul

£16.50 / 0131 220 4348

Hair: The Musical

Loud, proud and colourful 60s musical set in anti-Vietnam America.

The Edinburgh Playhouse (0.4 miles)

Mon 17 Jun

£13–£42.50 / 0844 871 3014

Tue 18 Jun

£13–£42.50 / 0844 871 3014

Wed 19 Jun

£13–£42.50 / 0844 871 3014

…and 3 more dates until 22 Jun

What's Love Got To Do With It?

Cabaret as Australian actor/singer/songwriter Ruth Katerelos takes the audience on a musical journey through various states of love with Monique Kenny on guitar.

Usher Hall, Edinburgh (0.6 miles)

Sat 28 Mar 2020

£28.60–£31.35 / 0131 228 1155

The Comedy Show

A night of top comedy every weekend from Fringe favourites.

Gilded Balloon Basement, Edinburgh (0.6 miles)

Fri 21 Jun

£13.20 (£11) / 0131 622 6552

Sat 22 Jun

£13.20 (£11) / 0131 622 6552

Fri 28 Jun

£13.20 (£11) / 0131 622 6552

…and 7 more dates until 20 Jul

Frank Skinner Live

Avalon Promotions The comic legend and 1991 Comedy Award winner returns to Edinburgh, performing 60 minutes of fresh material ahead of the launch of his new tour show Showbiz this autumn. 'Provocative, remorseless, and very, very funny' (Times). Age category: 16+

Assembly George Square, Edinburgh (0.6 miles)

Wed 31 Jul

Gordon Aikman Theatre

£10 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 1 Aug

Gordon Aikman Theatre

£10 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

Gordon Aikman Theatre

£17.50 (£15.50) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 16 more dates until 18 Aug