Gary Tro and Tom Livingston have picked the perfect subject for their improv show.
Elliot Wengler lives at home in a village in the middle of nowhere and is fine with that.
Do you want to feel calmer, more focused and relaxed? Imagine a life where daily stress just floats by like a cloud in the sky, not a rain cloud, a nice one, a fluffy one.
In this 45-minute work-in-progress show Joseph attempts to separate the wheat from the chaff.
Was Liam Neeson, the star of Taken, mistaken to say what he said? Is he racist? Was he racist? What is racist? Does any of this matter? After painstaking research on Facebook Antho…
A late-night stand-up comedy show that explores sex and the supernatural.
This is a quick-fire compilation show featuring the rising stars of comedy each doing five minutes.
Henry Ginsberg didn’t lose his virginity, or have any romantic experiences to speak of at all until his late 20s.
See the very best comedians selected from across the Fringe, with a different line-up of top comedians at every show.
Instigator, initiator, prime mover, motivator, agitator, troublemaker, provocateur, shaper, inventor, contriver, originator, pioneer, inciter, ringleader.
In 2018 Samantha, ‘one of the funniest ladies on the planet’ (RemoteGoat.
See the very best comedians at the Fringe, alongside some of the UK’s best comedy newcomers, at this top-rated comedy selection show.
A stand-up comedy show about education, religion and modern Britain told through the stories of teaching philosophy to teenagers.
In 2012 I wrote a diary on a deck of playing cards, one for each week.
Expect a fun night of sharp, well-crafted and mischievous stand-up that will tickle your fancy and your heart if you have one.
Award-winning comedian Gráinne Maguire (Dave’s UnSpun, BBC One’s This Week, RTE’s Cutting Edge and Radio 4’s Now Show) returns with a sparkling, exhilarating and life-affirming sh…
When he was ten years old, Phil Jerrod got kidnapped.
How am I doing? Never Better.
What is love? An unknown quantity, a mesmerising spiritual gift or a song by Haddaway? Love guru Dr Lara Love heals our loveless society in one enlightening hour.
Come one, come all to this tragic affair! Comedy Freak Show is an exhibition of comedic rarities.
Multi award-winning Collier is back with her brand new stand-up show.
A show about mental health (rather than mental illness).
Comedy sketch swapping live! The hit cult show where sketch groups perform their own sketches, then each others’.
Andy Quirk presents his pick of the finest Fringe comedians performing ten-minute tasters of their full-length shows.
Following a very successful run in 2018, the Common People are back for more! Janet and Paul are ordinary, common people and very happy with it! They aren’t trying to educate any…
Fun, charming and playfully dirty, Australian comedian Jez Watts has performed with/supported Ari Shaffir, Brian Posehn, Duncan Trussell and The Dollop.
Join the funniest acts on the UK and international circuit as they share classic jokes handed down to them by their family.
Laurence Tuck is turning 40, and what has he done? Bugger all! He has been a cataclysmic failure.
Comedy Boxing triumphantly returns to Edinburgh now with the best of the best competitors, each show! Comedians will compete over four hilarious rounds of stand-up, improvisation, …
In this new show, directed by Dan Ayling, we follow Peter as he travels from stuttering schoolboy to bald old git via weekend hippy, bingo caller, punk and speed freak in his incre…
You enter a tavern.
Returning for its second year, Henry Ginsberg (FHM Stand-Up Hero, Reading Festival New Act of the Year) presents a possibly anarchic, probably slightly depraved and almost certainl…
Michael Fabbri, star of BBC Radio 4’s Dyslexicon, has graced the global comedy circuit for many years.
Adrian Tauss and Sasha Ellen are stand-ups who have been inappropriately funny in public and have been told to get a room.
‘Edgy and very funny’ (Cheeky Monkey Comedy Club).
Comedy set swapping live! The cult hit show where comedians perform their own jokes, then each others’.
A comedy show about definitely not wanting kids.
‘The comedy surprise discovery of this Fringe’ **** (AdelaideNow.
The biggest names – Coogan, Evans, Eclair.
Ahir Shah returns to Edinburgh with a new hour of stand-up about life and what comes after, death and what comes before, and Bohemian Rhapsody.
Fringe hit! A different daily bill of global stand-up comedy stars.
Maff Brown is an award-nominated comedian.
Cold as Icelandic is an internationally themed stand-up comedy show from a single guy in his late 20s who has spent most of his life living out of a suitcase.
After 30 wasted years, Sean McLoughlin (Chortle Award nominee, Ricky Gervais tour support) is back at the Fringe to perform the show of his mediocre life.
The merrily macabre Sylvia Sceptre presents Phantasmagorical, a show of spooky mind reading and Victorian spirit theatre.
Comedy sketch swapping live! The cult hit show where sketch groups perform their own sketches, then each others’.
Golden Jester award winner Bob Munro presents Eau de Munro.
Laugh it Off Comedy presents Matt Watson and Friends.
See the very best comedians selected from across the Fringe with different line-ups at every show and four performances daily.
Lovable Brit Ollie Horn (‘always a crowd pleaser’ (Edd Daggers, ROR Comedy)) tells fast-paced tales of life as an unlikely Japanese TV star and life on the road as he tours around …
In an affectionate tribute, leading impressionist Julian Dutton of BBC One’s The Big Impression brings to life one of Britain’s best-loved comedy stars.
Award-winning comedian, TV and radio writer and co-creator of Comedy Central’s Modern Horror Stories, Daniel Audritt asks – ‘what really makes us good?’, in his new punchli…
After a sell-out world tour and best-selling book Gobsmacked, former dentist turned comedy giant Michael Hackett is back.
Zahra’s never stood in front of a mirror and taken a selfie.
Dana Alexander offers her unique and irreverent perspective in an industry that is dominated by the privileged and homogeneous – a purple sheep in a group of black sheep.
Political comedian/ball of anxiety Alex Kealy honks on about love (passionate) and politics (jaded) for show number three.
The first show in Edinburgh was banned.
‘…Conway is chaotic and electric’ **** (Skinny).
Martin Mor is blocked on Twitter by Donald Trump, the NRA, and the Creationist Museum.
Have you ever made a mistake that you instantly regretted? And then made that same mistake when you really should know better? Then done it a third time and realised you suffer fro…
Dino Wiand plays the Yorkshire Ripper, who has been allowed out of prison on a rehab program to perform a stand-up comedy routine, which he uses to discuss his plans for orchestrat…
Bringing you the best comedy the fringe has to offer, The Really Great Compilation Show presents some of the biggest names gracing Edinburgh, as well as some amazing up-and-comers.
If the illustrious names that have performed as part of The Rat Pack Presents is a guide, then it is worth heading along to the Cabaret Voltaire during this year’s festival.
The gameshow where celebrities compete to end world poverty.
After a successful 2016 Edinburgh run and transfer to Soho Theatre, Georgie is back telling a unique account of what it is to face inevitable blindness with her very own brand of h…
The hit-show in its fifth year! Four international top comedians per night, one against one, no allies.
See the very best comedians from across the Fringe.
He’s back! The German giant returns.
Scottish comedian Struan Logan spent three months in South East Asia, performing stand-up in Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore and Hong Kong along with travelling through Vietnam, Taiw…
‘This great big, funny, friendly, hairy bear of an Irishman wrapped us in his irresistible mix of spontaneous humour, hilarious storytelling and total irreverence, and it was a s…
Jon Long performs stand-up comedy with songs – songs about unusual recycling, his hatred of jogging, alcoholism, and falcons.
Shehan Wanigasekera is an Aussie comedian from Sydney who is hilarious.
Ruth Hunter (SYTYF Runner-up ‘16) and Conor O’Toole (**** (Fest, Chortle.co.uk) are two of Ireland’s favourite alternative stand-ups and will present an hour of original, zany fun.
Fresh from supporting Rob Brydon on tour, TT returns to the Edinburgh Fringe with a brand-new show.
Debut solo show from Funny Women finalist and Broadchurch actor Becky Brunning.
In an age of global socio-political turmoil, Shah presents a show about freedom, fascism, complacency, complicity, resistance, and milk.
Paul Revill, Bath Comedy Festival New Act of the Year 2014, returns to the Fringe with his debut hour.
What do you get when you put a Scotsman and three Irishmen in an upstairs bar? A bunch of jokes that are a bit out of the mainstream but comfortably reside above the others: Semi-P…
My Dad is known by West Country Police as Anthony Price, AKA the Weed Fairy.
Hi Anne, just put: ‘Low mileage, one careful owner, four new tires and MOT till June 2017’. Don’t mix this Auto Trader ad up with edfringe programme entry please.
A brutally funny storytelling show from Canadian comedian Katharine Ferns (MTV, ichannel) about learning to laugh at the visible and invisible scars of surviving domestic violence,…
Hey, I’m Taco.
Anything Can Be a Podcast! Podcast! John Hastings improvises an hour of comedy based on suggestions from the Fringe’s top comedians, his teenage blog, and his friend Paul Stanley H…
Comedy set swapping live! The cult hit show where comedians perform their own jokes, then each other’s.
Wish big, wish high, but be careful what you wish for.
2016 saw JoJo Smith dip her toe into the Fringe waters with a brief run of her first solo show I was Mick Jones’ Bank Clerk.
Irish comedian Andrew Ryan brings you some of the best acts performing at the Fringe in this showcase.
Crashing back onto the Fringe for its triumphant third year, Rotating Bill brings you top-quality stand-up with special guests every day.
Canadian comedian Dylan Gott performs a brand-new hour of stand-up comedy about being a virgin until 23 (he’s 31 now) and how that affected attempting a long distance open relation…
In his Fringe debut, Berlin comedy audience favourite Santiago Angel takes us on a dark and hilarious journey through the underbelly of human desire and ego.
Every day, Gráinne is joined by three top comics who try to persuade the audience why their favourite news story is the most import of the week’s news.
Critically acclaimed one-man show from award-nominated comedian & award-winning storyteller Marcus Ryan! Sold out Perth, Scarborough and Adelaide 2015, Melbourne 2014/15 and toured…
A feminist show about wanting a stag do.
Tom Houghton of The Noise Next Door figures out with you what to do at next year’s Fringe.
Following on from the success of Distant at last year’s Fringe and an international tour, Ahir Shah is back in Edinburgh with a new show brimming with witty political polemic and…
In Paul Duncan McGarrity’s eighth show at the Fringe, Ask An Archaeologist, interesting and funny are blended to create a must see stand-up at the heart of the Free Fringe Festiv…
Henrietta returns from self-imposed exile in America having written, directed and starred in the New York premiere of her original farce Ennui: An English Comedy with a French Titl…
After a mere 23 years on the worldwide comedy circuit and at the tender age of 55, JoJo Smith presents her debut solo show.
No one knows who the killer is, not even the cast! Mirth meets murder in the world’s daftest whodunnit.
Buckler returns with an action-packed hour combining critically acclaimed stand-up, incredible sleight of hand and his love for all things showbiz! Expect big laughs, spontaneity, …
Ellis and Rose’s act is dated, unfashionable and belongs in the comedy bin – according to one famous and respected comedian.
I play a keyboard organ and live mix a soundtrack for 50 minutes, and read some comedy over it.
Mickey Sharma is back with Sharma Sharma.
A cavalcade of comedy genius, Rotating Bill returns to the Fringe with a fantastic selection of award-winning, ‘five-star comedians’ (Nouse, 2015).
A clean hour of hilarious stand-up from a British New Yorker.
Lucy Frederick is angry.
Yolav is a comedian from a country that no longer exists due to the collapse of its government.
From the team behind Edinburgh Fringe hit and West End sell-out show The Rat Pack Stand-up Comedy, a series of distinct and inspiring performances from top comedians – a brand ne…
World-travelled comedian Dylan Gott (JFL42, iChannel, Canadian Comedy Awards) performs a hilariously gut-busting hour of stand-up comedy.
Dark stand-up comedy on learning to laugh about the visible and invisible scars from surviving abuse and mental illness plus some feminism for comic relief.
Conor lost another friend last year, now he’s on his own.
If you’re a real fan of comedy, Crack Comedy’s Pick of the Fringe is the place for you.
Truth is relative, sure, but as far as I’m concerned I’ve got this shit figured out.
Does anyone ever read this bit? Prove it and tweet me @maffbrown and I’ll tell you about the show. GQ recommend me as top 10 things to see in 2012 and 2014.
Emily Lloyd-Saini’s debut hour of stand-up.
A show about being circumcised at 27.
The Harry Potter parody show that celebrates and highlights the absurdities of those magical movies.
Romania, Russia, Ukraine and Malta are the countries represented in the first international stand-up comedy show where learning isn’t a purpose.
Suzanne Lea Shepherd is a new New Yorker who has appeared on Comedy Central, performed across Asia, America and Europe, and was a featured comedian for Comedy Central Asia in 2015.
Join multiple award-winning comedians Swedish-Chinese Evelyn Mok and Canadian-Brummie Katharine Ferns for an hour of stand-up from two of the most promising new talents on the UK s…
A 20 minute monologue adapted from a William H Gass story about the thoughts of a solitary man in middle America.
Musical Comedy Awards Best Newcomer 2015, Faye Treacy went to the Brit School with Adele and Jessie J and then studied the trombone at The Royal Academy of Music with no one intere…
‘Shift yer arse, yer lazy gett’ – Granny’s words in 1995 made a lasting impression.
The funny, friendly Cornish giant reclaims the word ‘retard’.
An hour of sharp witted stand-up from the incorrigible Irishman.
A half-hearted attempt to write the most controversial show of all time, which you can experience in dazzling 3D using your own equipment, i.
Evan Desmarais explores the concepts of good and bad, and right and wrong.
He suuuuure can’t.
What could feel more culturally and universally relevant than the story of one woman and her dog in search of a home? ‘Very honest is this show’ (Australia Times).
If you like your comedy dry and your comedians sly and your jokes wry, then this is for you.
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