Henry

Henry

Kirsten Brown and Guy Woodhouse present the show Henry. A 50-minute shared stand-up show that is their first. Of all the Henrys history has to offer, who is the best? Ford, the VIII, or the Hoover? Don't expect any scientific experiments to prove this, but do expect to hear some dodgy sonnets, and a complaint letter to God... 

Davey Reilly: Disposable Camera

Davey Reilly: Disposable Camera

A stand-up show about a stolen camera, what was on it and what it represents. Davey Reilly presents a new hour of comedy exploring curiosity, potential and Russian spies. Davey has been described as 'the future of Irish comedy' by Rich Hall, a 'liberal cuck' by countless members of the far-right online, and has appeared on RTÉ, BBC, MTV, and Facts, among others... 

Marjolein Robertson: It's Time

Marjolein Robertson: It's Time

Shetland comedian Marjolein Robertson weaves through time with jokes, anecdotes and storytelling. Intertwining her own life with a traditional Shetland folk tale. 'Marjolein Robertson is a highly promising and delightfully original act' (Jay Richardson, Scotsman)... 

Aidan Greene: Stutter Island

Aidan Greene: Stutter Island

Award-winning comedian Aidan Greene never liked horror films. Until he realised he was living in one. But is he the hero or the monster? Come learn why monsters aren’t always what you think, how speaking Irish can become illegal, and why sticks and stones can break bones but words can break your spirit... 

Matt Panesh – Greyhound!

Matt Panesh – Greyhound!

Hilarious and horrifying true story of a simple poet's bus journey with a body-mutilating beheading bandito. In life, sometimes you don't choose who you sit next to! **** (ThreeWeeks)... 

Mick Neven: Killing It

Mick Neven: Killing It

Top Australian comedian, Mick Neven, returns to Edinburgh with a brand new hour of world class stand-up comedy. Kill your fears, kill your dumb ideas, kill the little voice in your head that says, 'don't say that'... 

Conspiracy Theory: A Lizard's Tale

Conspiracy Theory: A Lizard's Tale

Marlon's a Jew. This didn't bother him much until he realised that some people he knew didn't believe the Holocaust happened. From 9/11 to shape-shifting lizards and Holocaust denial, this is a darkly comic tale of one man's journey through the conspiracy underworld... 

Improv Cage Match

Improv Cage Match

Improv Cage Match pits two teams of brilliant improvisers against each other as they battle for the affections of you: the audience. Who will be declared the Fringe’s best long-form improv team? You decide! This is an improv show you haven’t seen before. 

Conspiracy Theory: A Lizard's Tale

Conspiracy Theory: A Lizard's Tale

Marlon's a Jew. This didn't bother him much until he realised that some people he knew didn't believe the Holocaust happened. From 9/11 to shape-shifting lizards and Holocaust denial, this is a darkly comic tale of one man's journey through the conspiracy underworld... 

The Last Burrah Sahibs

The Last Burrah Sahibs

Acclaimed storyteller Max Scratchmann celebrates seventy years of Indian independence from British rule and brings the lost world of the infamous Hooghly River Scottish colonies vividly to life in this entertaining hour of autobiographical tales about the Scots in India, accompanied with stunning, previously unseen archive video... 

Rice Krispies with Ketchup

Rice Krispies with Ketchup

Los Angeles based stand-up comedian Kirk Smith has performed in over a 1000 venues on five continents. A regular at some of the best clubs in NYC and LA, he also has done several tours of Australia and Europe... 

The USOL Hyperbowl

The USOL Hyperbowl

Three comics go head to head in a competitive carnival of silliness. Featuring magic, bread, dancing, pens on sticks, and bread. You pick the winner of stranger and stranger rounds as chaos descends... 

Anxiety and Animal GIFs

Anxiety and Animal GIFs

Can mindfulness offset the anxiety of insecure housing and jobs? How about animal GIFs? Lyrical, warm and funny poetry show about pop-psychology and trying to survive modern life without being an arse... 

Molotov Cocktail Party

Molotov Cocktail Party

The end of the world is nigh. Come celebrate with a Molotov cocktail and last years double Malcolm Hardee Award winner, Becky Fury. Thick is the new thin, the alt-right are the new left and the white working class are the new blacks... 

It's No Job For A Nice Jewish Girl

It's No Job For A Nice Jewish Girl

With a face that shouts ‘Xmas’ but a soul that screams ‘Hanukkah’, Rachel Creeger has always felt like she has a foot in two worlds. A debut solo stand-up comedy show exploring the drive to fit in, with a bit about being a pop star... 

Brain Rinse – Puppetry of the Audience

Brain Rinse – Puppetry of the Audience

Runner-up Best Comedy Show Buxton Fringe 2017, Brain Rinse is a bizarre madcap, interactive sketch show starring you, the audience. Love, war, suicide, Beethoven and a large donkey's head... 

Luke Stephen: Taking Care Of Business

Luke Stephen: Taking Care Of Business

Luke Stephen feels as though life is passing him by. Surrounded by friends who have taken control of their life while he is still just as irresponsible as he was in his twenties. After sell-out performances at Brighton and Edinburgh Fringes for the past two years, Luke returns with his third show, where he has decided it’s time to make some changes and for him to start Taking Care of Business... 

Andy Quirk's Got First World Problems

Andy Quirk's Got First World Problems

East London’s premier rapper of first world problems invites you to join his crew for a chart rundown of fist-pumping therapy for modern living. With the energy turned firmly to eleven, expect to shout, clap, and stamp your way through the little things that are truly sent to try us all... 

Death High

Death High

Sexy teens. An international high school. Mysterious deaths. Brexit. When a new girl starts at Sexiteen High School, her classmates start dropping like flies. Has her presence set off a deadly turn of events, or has a higher power been waiting for this opportune moment? Puberty can be tough, but surviving high school can be murder... 

Australia: Still F*cked

Australia: Still F*cked

Kieran Butler (Che Guevara on the Fringe, ****(Scotsman)) joins his favourite antipodean comedian, Sofie Prints, (Jesus was a Rape Baby) for the sequel to his sold-out cult hit, Australia is F*cked... 

Andy Storey and Maddie Campion: Epoch

Andy Storey and Maddie Campion: Epoch

An hour of upbeat stand-up from two thoughtful souls. Andy Storey is a BBC New Comedian of the Year 2015 finalist, ‘Sharp and funny... a wistful Alan Bennett quality… perfectly pitched’ (Herald, 2016)... 

Eric, Kat and Joe: Gig Together, Die Alone

Eric, Kat and Joe: Gig Together, Die Alone

Eric, ‘intriguing and amusing’ (Chortle.co.uk), Joe, ‘compelling’ (TheReviewsHub.com), and Kat, ‘truly original’ (RecklessComedy.co.uk), are pretty lonely, which is weird considering they spend all their time together... 

You Need People Like Me

You Need People Like Me

It's just like the famous 'bad guy' scene in Scarface, when Tony Montana rants that iconic phrase, 'You need people like me...' to a crowded judgmental restaurant. Just add a Scottish accent, a large dollop of 36 years worth of shame, sprinkle generously with some vulnerability, add a pinch of gay, an epiphany and you have it... 

Marc Jennings: Smart-Funny

Marc Jennings: Smart-Funny

Scottish Comedian of the Year finalist Marc Jennings talks about the struggles of life and the world from his perspective as a working class Glaswegian with an intellectual bent. Marc was recently hand-picked to compete in this year's BBC New Comedy Award (as heard on BBC Radio 4), has written jokes for BBC Scotland's Breaking the News and last year performed at Glasgow's prestigious Barrowlands Ballroom... 

Marjolein Robertson: Relations

Marjolein Robertson: Relations

Shetland comedian Marjolein, as seen on BBC The Social, explores relations from all types, including familial, political and sexual (rude). Observational comedy on the outside world from a small islander's perspective with true accounts sewn in... 

Conspiracy Theory: A Lizard's Tale

Conspiracy Theory: A Lizard's Tale

Marlon's a Jew. This didn't bother him much until he realised that some people he knew didn't believe the Holocaust happened. From 9/11 to shape-shifting lizards and Holocaust denial, this is a darkly comic tale of one man's journey through the conspiracy underworld... 

My Cloth-Eared Heart

My Cloth-Eared Heart

Melanie Branton is looking for a boyfriend. And it's not going well. A spoken word show about love, failure, stubbornness and being single in a couple-centric world. Melanie Branton is a multi-slam-winning and much-published poet from the South West of England... 

El Tradition

El Tradition

Why do we do traditions? Good question! You’ll find the answer and more in this show. In the follow up to their debut sold out show Save Me A Balloon, comedy duo Marga Villalonga and Ross Spaine bring their clowning, storytelling and chaos to Edinburgh for the first time... 

Hero

Hero

Georgie Mac wants to be a hero. Armed with blackboard and chalk, he delves into the heart of storytelling to discover how to be fearless in a world fuelled by fear. Live illustrated quest for all ages. 

Clash of the Tight Tens

Clash of the Tight Tens

Andy Quirk presents some of the finest fringe comedians performing their most triumphant ten minutes to amuse and encourage you to attend their full-length shows. Expect a mix of stand-up, musical comedy and sketch... 

An Imp-Revised History of the World

An Imp-Revised History of the World

Ever wondered what would've happened if Rihanna had met Genghis Khan? What if Julius Caesar accidentally invented Snapchat? In this improvised comedy, the audience choose which chapters of history are rewritten... 

Fish Finger Fridays: Fun Time Friends

Fish Finger Fridays: Fun Time Friends

Hot, new(ish) comedy trio are back in Edinburgh with a playful new sketch show. Bored of white guys? They’ve got an Asian man! Bored of men? They’ve got a lady! (Note: There’s also a white man... 

Comedy Shorts

Comedy Shorts

Back for its second year, Tom Short (Funhouse Champion of Champions 2014, Hot Water Best New Act Runner-Up 2014) presents short comedy sets from some of the best acts at the fringe... 

(500) Days of Stammer

(500) Days of Stammer

Award-winning comedian Aidan Greene always wanted to meet the one, but his stammer always seemed to get in the way. In a classic tale of boy-meets-speech impediment, come learn why Aidan's stammer may have been the best thing to ever happen to him. 

Marga Villalonga & Ross Spaine: El Tradition

Marga Villalonga & Ross Spaine: El Tradition

Why do we do traditions? Good question! You’ll find the answer and more in this show. In the follow up to their debut sold out show Save Me A Balloon, comedy duo Marga Villalonga & Ross Spaine bring their clowning, storytelling and chaos to Edinburgh 

Julius Caesar

Julius Caesar

Join Some Kind of Theatre for this swashbuckling take on Shakespeare’s great Roman tragedy. 

Rightly or Wrongly, for Better or Worse, the Fact Is This Is Tom Little

Rightly or Wrongly, for Better or Worse, the Fact Is This Is Tom Little

Tom Little won the Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year 2015, was a BBC Radio New Comedy Award finalist, and performed in both the Pleasance Comedy Reserve and Just the Tonic's Big Value showcase at the Edinburgh Fringe...