Pub Singalong R3volution

Pub Singalong R3volution

Feel the power of knees-up! Add your voice to the many and discover what singalong means in these interesting times. Can it change the universe? 'Charming, thoughtful and bloody good fun' (Time Out)... 

Luke Closely: A Musician Doing Magic!

Luke Closely: A Musician Doing Magic!

Magic show. Live music. Comedy. Scottish. Luke returns with his combination of comedy magic blended together with his backing band, creating a unique performing experience. 'I'm so glad I saw this show... 

The Return of Reuxberre Bereré

The Return of Reuxberre Bereré

Careering from his glittering ex-career as an incomparably successful composer/performer on Broadway, Reuxberre Bereré spends just one preciously distilled hour showcasing on the piano his entirely original greatest hits in an attempt to restore his former resplendence whilst reminiscing on a life both thwarted and triumphant in equal measure. 

The Creative Martyrs: After the Apocalypse

The Creative Martyrs: After the Apocalypse

The end of the world is nigh. Too late. Boom! But the show must go on, even after the Apocalypse! Join us, plucking and strumming, singing tales of the new world in our surviving, satirical kabarett, let us rise from the rubble together... 

Rosie Sings – Facts About Love!

Rosie Sings – Facts About Love!

Rosie shares Facts About Love from her own life. Through songs and banter Rosie talks dating apps, turning 30 and why she can't wait to get married to Batman. 'The voice of an angel, mouth of a sailor' (Jamie Anderson)... 

The Creative Martyrs: Kabakunst

The Creative Martyrs: Kabakunst

What artsy, liberal Fringe-goer cannot help but identify with the image of the sad clown – monochromatic, melancholic, unsure whether to laugh or cry – after the political few years we have had? Such is the thinking of The Creative Martyrs, who have crafted another night of equal parts delight and despair, this year in the secretive setting of Fingers Piano Bar... 

Rosie Sings: Facts About Me!

Rosie Sings: Facts About Me!

Join Rosie at Fingers Piano Bar for an afternoon of song and banter, with classics from musical theatre, cabaret and pop. Hear stories about her journey to Scotland and why things feel good in her mouth... 

Luke Closely: Mugician

Luke Closely: Mugician

Magic. Live music. Comedy. Scottish. Luke brings you his new show, combining music and magic: classy swinging piano, rhythmic guitar, and mind blowing, modern sleight of hand magic... 

Kai Hoffman: 39

Kai Hoffman: 39

With catchy original songs, laughter and tears, Kai welcomes you into her world age 39. Exploring the power of chasing your dreams, 39 is seen through the eyes of an American expat who, at 11, imagined herself playing professionally with an orchestra but became a jazz singer instead... 

Jack & Karen

Jack & Karen

Jack & Karen are sick and tired of playing second fiddle to Will & Grace. So they’re doing their own show, their own way – with music and gin and singing and gin! Also there will be gin... 

Kabakunst

Kabakunst

Satirical song and shenanigans with The Creative Martyrs and special guests. Odes to modern complacency and hubris: self-fulfilling surveillance, insidious films, nice narcotics and peace bombs, all in a jaunty vaudeville fashion... 

The Fainting Couch

The Fainting Couch

Welcome to the wonderful world of The Fainting Couch, where high art meets old-school raucous cabaret. Hosted by scunthorpian songbird Elsie Diamond and featuring burlesque bombshells, opulent opera stars, pornographic poets, cataclysmic comedians and manic magicians... 

Variety Bunker

Variety Bunker

Following his acclaimed 2013 singalong show Mister Meredith, joined by Miss Em and her West End lungs, brings his long-running London pub version to Edinburgh. Unwind and embrace ‘the sheer pleasure of a room united in song’ (Time Out)... 

Nicky Gayner's Hooray for Love

Nicky Gayner's Hooray for Love

Hooray for Love follows the success of Nicky's 2014 Edinburgh hit, Empty Nest. Cabaret star Nicky takes you on a musical journey about our universal quest for love. Featuring live music, great songs, laughs and a heartfelt story... 

The Glummer Twins

The Glummer Twins

Stand-up poetry for the beat generation. Thirty years after they first appeared together with the legendary Circus of Poets, David Harmer and Ray Globe are back as The Glummer Twins to put the 21st century to rights... 

The People's TV Show

The People's TV Show

A raucous, fun-filled cabaret show dedicated to all the best things on the box... Screw the BAFTAs. We’re asking you, the audience, to decide which is the best TV show of all time... 

Side by Sooz by Sondheim

Side by Sooz by Sondheim

Award-winning comedian and singer Sooz Kempner presents her first cabaret, a vibrant array of songs by the greatest composer in musical theatre: Stephen Sondheim. Hits from Into The Woods and Sweeney Todd are joined by lesser-known songs from shows including Saturday Night and Evening Primrose... 

Super-Fragile-Nihilistic-Sexy-and-Atrocious (and Other Poems)

Super-Fragile-Nihilistic-Sexy-and-Atrocious (and Other Poems)

Poems and jokes about why women and wordplay are tremendous whilst god and the patriarchy and DJ Steve Wright are much less so. Is David Cameron a joke thief? Was the crucifixion really a botched attempt at auto-erotic asphyxiation? Is it possible to moonwalk in the name of feminism? Decide for yourself... 

Kai Hoffman: From Geek to Goddess

Kai Hoffman: From Geek to Goddess

From Geek to Goddess is the musical, autobiographical tale of Kai Hoffman's transformation from a geeky, small town gal into a glamorous, international showgirl. She goes from rural Massachusetts to New York and New Orleans via Europe, losing inhibitions and clothes along the way... 

She Wouldn't Dance with Another

She Wouldn't Dance with Another

In 1964, 12-year-old Marilyn declared she’d die if she didn't see The Beatles play in Melbourne. She won tickets in a radio contest, screamed at John, Paul, George and Ringo with hundreds of other teenage girls, and spent the rest of her life in love with the Fab Four... 

Shit Girlfriend

Shit Girlfriend

Think dating a musician is all glamour? Think again – gloom-pop solo artist She Makes War takes you through 10 reasons it's a terrible idea. ‘It's like someone playing with their phone in bed and ignoring you but, like, all the time... 

Permission to be Me

Permission to be Me

Expect shockingly good songs with a certain rude cheekiness and a few surprises. 'A brilliant lady with a ukulele' (Janey Godley).  

Autumn's Here

Autumn's Here

Alison Chabloz returns to the Fringe this year with bespoke music show Autumn's Here, a refreshing blend of acoustic song and musical satire. Interconnecting themes touching on relationships, social media and politics are approached unconventionally with guitar or piano accompaniment... 

From Geek to Goddess – Free

From Geek to Goddess – Free

Kooky, french horn-playing, little Miss K from Massachusetts never imagined she’d become a 1950s-style blonde bombshell with shows in New York and Milan, and a residency at Ronnie Scott’s... 

Gareth Cooper: Mishmash

Gareth Cooper: Mishmash

Good. Evil. The zombie apocalypse. Egg McMuffins. One quarter of Delete the Banjax, ***** (ThreeWeeks), ‘Daft, deft and hugely inventive’ (Independent), discusses these pointless issues and more in a mishmash of musical comedy, stand-up and poetry. 

Nicky Gayner's Empty Nest

Nicky Gayner's Empty Nest

An uplifting musical cabaret, which will make you laugh and cry! The journey of a Mum rediscovering herself. Heartwarming, amusing songs about raising kids, sending them out into the world and the fun that happens next... 

I Blame Britpop

I Blame Britpop

Comedian, music journalist (Guardian, Drowned In Sound, Quietus) and 90s throwback Marc Burrows joins gloom-pop indie star Laura Kidd AKA She Makes War, to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Britpop with an hour of music and comedy... 

Laurence Owen: Lullabies of Pervland

Laurence Owen: Lullabies of Pervland

2014 Musical Comedy Awards finalist Laurence Owen sings troublesome songs of lust and bad manners. Boundaries will be pushed. Preconceptions will be challenged. Will anyone emerge unscathed? A bookish and spiky musical lecture on humanity's basic urges... 

Sooz Kempner - Defying Gravity

Sooz Kempner - Defying Gravity

Piano, Powerpoint and possibly the biggest finish on the fringe accompany a show that is equal parts bleak and hopeful. Defying Gravity is 2012 Funny Women Variety Award Winner Sooz Kempner's brand new show... 

Well, It's Woody

Well, It's Woody

Music and poetry from Woodstock Taylor, friends and guests, back for a third year at Fingers. Songs, poems, that kind of thing. A mixture of local and visiting talent aided and abetted by resident poets Max Scratchmann, Beverley Wright and Dai Lowe alongside Woody and the team... 

Nobody Gets Away Unscathed

Nobody Gets Away Unscathed

Barred from some of Las Vegas’ best known casinos, lounge singer and top career waitress Linda Lovin debuts her much awaited Edinburrow... Edinburg... Scotland premiere! Unleashing a torrent of beautiful melodies, acerbic commentary and ill-judged banter... 

Dizney Rascal

Dizney Rascal

Disney lied to Rebecca. She never married a Prince, her flat is no castle, and her nannies definitely never looked like Julie Andrews. With live accompaniment and special guests, the star of Comedy Central's Big Bad World exposes the questionable moral messages Walt and co have been dishing out for generations...