Frankomime's Monster: The 18+ Halloween Panto

Frankomime's Monster: The 18+ Halloween Panto

To celebrate the 200th anniversary of the Gothic classic Frankenstein comes a special, Halloween adults-only pantomime full of butchered versions (appropriate) of your favourite songs, scientific rigour (of the "mortis" variety) and very, very small crowd scenes: This isn't just the unrated cut... 

The Space Gecko Project

The Space Gecko Project

In 2014, The Telegraph released an article headlined: “Five Geckos Freeze to Death on Space Sex Mission.”But what if it wasn't a "sex mission", because two of the geckos were in love?The Space Gecko Project pairs spoken word poetry from Stuart Kenny with music by Grant Robertson and animated visuals from Lewis Gillies to present the untold romance of two of the geckos on that ill-fated trip. 

The Other Way To Die On Stage

The Other Way To Die On Stage

Posturous Productions and the writer of the critically acclaimed Glass Slippers and Silver Bullets and the sell out shows The Haunted Hunt and Build-Up And Climax present the final performance of The Other Way To Die On Stage, written and starring Oliver Giggins and Noni Townshend... 

The Schlocky Horror Improv show

The Schlocky Horror Improv show

The Schlocky Horror Improv Show” is a completely improvised B-Movie! Host and director Ross Hepburn - with the help of your suggestions - brings to life a brand new, never-before-seen B-Movie to the Banshee Labyrinth Cinema Room! The last Tuesday of every month, 8pm-9pm (doors at 7... 

Schlocky Horror Improv Show

Schlocky Horror Improv Show

Ladies and gentlemen. Join Director and Host Ross Hepburn as you help him direct a live B-movie. With the help of 4 improv experts from around the comedy circuit, take part in making the next best bad movie you will ever see. 

The Freakeasy 2 year Special Showcase

The Freakeasy 2 year Special Showcase

Ladies and Gentlemen. Come and take part in celebrating The Freakeasy Showcase's 2 year anniversary. With a night filled with magic, comedy,burlesque and more! Live from The Banshee Labyrinth... 

The Freakeasy Showcase

The Freakeasy Showcase

Ladies And Gentlemen. The Freakeasy Showcase. Edinburgh's Premier and Alternative Variety Night returns! For a new year of fun and laughter. Join us for the first show of 2018 and lets kick of this great year of madness and mayhem in freakeasy style! 

Stoker On Stoker: An Evening With Dacre Stoker

Stoker On Stoker: An Evening With Dacre Stoker

Stoker on Stoker reveals true stories about Bram Stoker and his family, and Dacre’s unique perspective on the unsolved mysteries of Dracula, which have kept scholars and fans awake at night... 

McCleary & Blair Panda to the Audience

McCleary & Blair Panda to the Audience

People hate poetry. People love pandas. Maybe if people saw poetry from pandas, people would come to see that poetry? Ross and Andrew intend to dress as pandas and find out! Each show will involve a questionnaire and around eight poems about death. 

Poets Against Humanity

Poets Against Humanity

Poets Against Humanity is a remix of 'Cards Against Humanity' with the ultimate aim of having nobody take poetry seriously. So far it's going well. If you want to see pathos and imagery replaced with pithy, filthy nonsense this is the show for you. 

The Anti-Slam

The Anti-Slam

Worst poet wins! We don’t mean bad: we mean hilariously terrible, laugh-out-loud embarrassing, entertainingly cringe-worthy poetry so awful it transcends quality, becoming genius... 

Poetry Goes Pop!

Poetry Goes Pop!

Comedy panel show where top acts compete with couplets and score with sonnets, smashing apart new and old poetry in ridiculous and silly games! Join hosts Varjack & Simpson as poetry takes on pop culture... 

Getting Better Acquainted

Getting Better Acquainted

GBA podcast was nominated for a 2012 Radio Production Award, has been recommended by Time Out and The Guardian and featured on the BBC Radio 5 live Required Listening. Dave Pickering talks to people about their lives. 

Matthew Harvey is... Dangerman!

Matthew Harvey is... Dangerman!

Jump onboard this steadily paced, tea fuelled ride through a stand-up poetry world with no rules (excepting those of the Health and Safety act 1992). Matthew Harvey is a one-man cabaret of spoken word, comedy, and music... 

Dan Simpson: Nerdsmith

Dan Simpson: Nerdsmith

A multi-verse of awesome spoken word from stand-up poet Dan Simpson (BBC, Glastonbury). Science and love are quantum-entangled with metaphors that are metaFTW as high-performance poetry meets geek culture...