The Best of Irish Comedy

The Stand Comedy Club brings The Best of Irish Comedy, featuring four top comics for the price of one, back to the Fringe.

The Best of Irish Comedy

About The Best of Irish Comedy

3rd Aug 2018 to 26th Aug 2018
6.35pm
Edinburgh Festival Fringe
NA NA, Various Locations Edinburgh NA
£12, Conc £10
Event organiser/part of The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh
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Venue: Lower Hall, New Town Theatre

Ireland's finest under one roof. Excellent value Celtic showcase featuring four top comics for the price of one.

Fringe institution since 1999. Moving from Stand 3 to The Stand's New Town Theatre, Lower Hall – because we just couldn't contain that much hilarity!

Previous guests include: Jason Byrne, Dara O'Briain, Dylan Moran, David O'Doherty, Andrew Maxwell, Colin Murphy, Ed Byrne, Neil Delamere, Maeve Higgins, Michael Redmond, Eleanor Tiernan, Jarlath Reagan, Deirdre O'Kane, Jake O'Kane, Ian Coppinger and Owen O'Neill.

'Wonderful line-up truly justifies show's title' (Edinburgh Evening News)

Great craic – different line-up nightly! (Line-ups subjuect to change)

Age 16+

Show Duration: 1 hour 10 minutes

Fri 3rd - John Lynn, Micky Bartlett, Alison Spittle and host Fred Cooke

Sat 4th - Rory O’Hanlon, Martin Mor, Joanne McNally and host Davey Reilly

Sun 5th - John Lynn, Neil Delamere, Hannah Mamalis and host Fred Cooke

Mon 6th - Joe Rooney, Micky Bartlett, Joanne McNally and host Rory O'Hanlon

Tue 7th - Mary Bourke, Neil Delamere, Alison Spittle and host Fred Cooke

Wed 8th - Joe Rooney, Martin Mor, Niamh Marron and host Rory O'Hanlon

Thu 9th - Mary Bourke, Micky Bartlett, Niamh Marron and host Johnny Candon

Fri 10th - Joe Rooney, Catherine Bohart, Lisa Casey and host Johnny Candon

Sat 11th - John Lynn, Neil Delamere, Niamh Marron and host Fred Cooke

Sun 12th - Mary Bourke, Martin Mor, Lisa Casey and host Owen O'Neill

Mon 13th - Michael Redmond, Neil Delamere, Hannah Mamalis and host Fred Cooke

Tue 14th - Chris Kent, Owen O'Neill, Joanne McNally and host Eleanor Tiernan

Wed 15th - Kevin Gildea, Neil Delamere, Lisa Casey and host Davey Reilly

Thu 16th - Totally Wired, Martin Mor, Alison Spittle and host Rory O'Hanlon

Fri 17th - Kevin Gildea, Totally Wired, Joanne McNally and host Rory O'Hanlon

Sat 18th - Totally Wired, Catherine Bohart, John Meagher and host Davey Reilly

Sun 19th - Kevin Gildea, Micky Bartlett, John Meagher and host Eleanor Tiernan

Mon 20th - Mary Bourke, Martin Mor, Alison Spittle and host John Lynn

Tue 21st - Joe Rooney, Owen O'Neill, Laura Byrne and host Davey Reilly

Wed 22nd - Paul Currie, Owen O'Neill, Colin Chadwick and host Eleanor Tiernan

Thu 23rd - Mary Bourke, Neil Delamere and host Ryan McDonnell (more acts TBC)

Fri 24th - John Lynn, Owen O'Neill, Laura Byrne and host Ryan McDonnell

Sat 25th - Joe Rooney, Micky Bartlett, Laura Byrne and host Ryan McDonnell

Sun 26th - John Lynn, Eleanor Tiernan, Aidan Greene and host Ryan McDonnell

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for The Best of Irish Comedy are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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The Sunday Night Laugh-In

16th September 2018
Round off the weekend with our chilled Sunday Night Laugh-In at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
Stu and Garry’s Free Improv Show

Stu and Garry’s Free Improv Show

16th September 2018
Marvel as resident duo Stu & Garry weave comedy magic from your suggestions in our long-running improvised show.
Red Raw

Red Raw

17th September 2018
Our long-running weekly beginner’s showcase is regarded as the best open mic night in the UK.
Benefit In Aid Of The Cyrenians

Benefit In Aid Of The Cyrenians

18th September 2018
Please join us at The Stand Comedy Club for a brilliant night of comedy in support of the Cyrenians vital work!
Topical Storm

Topical Storm

19th September 2018
Bulletin Board Caledonia presents Mark Nelson, Keir McAllister, Stuart Murphy and Vladimir McTavish in Topical Storm.
The Thursday Show

The Thursday Show

20th September 2018
The weekend starts here! Five acts on a two hour stand-up showcase at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
The Friday Show

The Friday Show

21st September 2018
Let your hair down at the end of the week with fabulous Friday fun at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
The Saturday Show

The Saturday Show

22nd September 2018
The Edinburgh Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show, with five different acts on every bill, has been sold out every week for the past five years.
The Sunday Night Laugh-In

The Sunday Night Laugh-In

23rd September 2018
Round off the weekend with our chilled Sunday Night Laugh-In at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
Stu and Garry’s Free Improv Show

Stu and Garry’s Free Improv Show

23rd September 2018
Marvel as resident duo Stu & Garry weave comedy magic from your suggestions in our long-running improvised show.
Red Raw

Red Raw

24th September 2018
Our long-running weekly beginner’s showcase is regarded as the best open mic night in the UK.
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Dr Phil Hammond - ‘Happy Birthday NHS?’

25th September 2018
Dr Phil charts the course of the NHS from 1948 to as long as she lasts. Come cheer the heroes, boo the villains and look to the future of robot surgeons, Fitbit nurses and iPhone GPs.
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Rachel Parris: It’s Fun To Pretend

26th September 2018
Catch viral sensation Rachel Parris, star of BBC’s The Mash Report, as she presents a comedy show packed with stand-up, song, sketch, and inevitably a sideways swipe at society.
The Thursday Show

The Thursday Show

27th September 2018
The weekend starts here! Five acts on a two hour stand-up showcase at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
The Friday Show

The Friday Show

28th September 2018
Let your hair down at the end of the week with fabulous Friday fun at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
Comedy Kids

Comedy Kids

29th September 2018
Come and join us for an afternoon of giggles, snorts and talent as Tribe Porty Youth Theatre come to the Stand!
The Saturday Show

The Saturday Show

29th September 2018
The Edinburgh Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show, with five different acts on every bill, has been sold out every week for the past five years.
The Sunday Night Laugh-In

The Sunday Night Laugh-In

30th September 2018
Round off the weekend with our chilled Sunday Night Laugh-In at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
Stu and Garry’s Free Improv Show

Stu and Garry’s Free Improv Show

30th September 2018
Marvel as resident duo Stu & Garry weave comedy magic from your suggestions in our long-running improvised show.
Jojo Sutherland and Susan Morrison: Fanny’s Ahoy!

Jojo Sutherland and Susan Morrison: Fanny’s Ahoy!

30th September 2018
Set sail with the award-winning grand dames of Scottish comedy, Jojo Sutherland and Susan Morrison, in Fanny’s Ahoy!
Viva La Shambles

Viva La Shambles

3rd October 2018
Join anarchic makers of madness Viva La Shambles for their monthly night of chaotic live comedy at The Stand!
The Friday Show

The Friday Show

5th October 2018
Let your hair down at the end of the week with fabulous Friday fun at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
The Saturday Show

The Saturday Show

6th October 2018
The Edinburgh Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show, with five different acts on every bill, has been sold out every week for the past five years.
Bona Fide

Bona Fide

9th October 2018
Bona Fide asks the cream of Scotland’s comics to perform material written for one night only at The Stand Comedy Club!
The Friday Show

The Friday Show

12th October 2018
Let your hair down at the end of the week with fabulous Friday fun at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
The Saturday Show

The Saturday Show

13th October 2018
The Edinburgh Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show, with five different acts on every bill, has been sold out every week for the past five years.
Topical Storm

Topical Storm

17th October 2018
Bulletin Board Caledonia presents Mark Nelson, Keir McAllister, Stuart Murphy and Vladimir McTavish in Topical Storm.
The Friday Show

The Friday Show

19th October 2018
Let your hair down at the end of the week with fabulous Friday fun at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
The Saturday Show

The Saturday Show

20th October 2018
The Edinburgh Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show, with five different acts on every bill, has been sold out every week for the past five years.
Felicity Ward: Busting A Nut

Felicity Ward: Busting A Nut

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Felicity Ward is back and ready to bust a nut-ful of jokes with her new show ‘Busting A Nut’ at the Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh on Sunday 21st October.
Abandoman (AKA Rob Broderick) – Pirate Radio

Abandoman (AKA Rob Broderick) – Pirate Radio

23rd October 2018
Rob Broderick will take you on a magical journey, transforming the audience’s likes, loathes and daydreams into hit songs and captivating tales.
The Friday Show

The Friday Show

26th October 2018
Let your hair down at the end of the week with fabulous Friday fun at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
Comedy Kids

Comedy Kids

27th October 2018
Come and join us for an afternoon of giggles, snorts and talent as Tribe Porty Youth Theatre come to the Stand!
The Saturday Show

The Saturday Show

27th October 2018
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Jojo Sutherland and Susan Morrison: Fanny’s Ahoy!

28th October 2018
Set sail with the award-winning grand dames of Scottish comedy, Jojo Sutherland and Susan Morrison, in Fanny’s Ahoy!
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The Friday Show

2nd November 2018
Let your hair down at the end of the week with fabulous Friday fun at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
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The Saturday Show

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The Edinburgh Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show, with five different acts on every bill, has been sold out every week for the past five years.
Viva La Shambles

Viva La Shambles

7th November 2018
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The Friday Show

The Friday Show

9th November 2018
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The Saturday Show

10th November 2018
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Bona Fide

Bona Fide

13th November 2018
Bona Fide asks the cream of Scotland’s comics to perform material written for one night only at The Stand Comedy Club!
The Friday Show

The Friday Show

16th November 2018
Let your hair down at the end of the week with fabulous Friday fun at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
The Saturday Show

The Saturday Show

17th November 2018
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Topical Storm

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21st November 2018
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The Saturday Show

24th November 2018
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Jojo Sutherland and Susan Morrison: Fanny’s Ahoy!

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Set sail with the award-winning grand dames of Scottish comedy, Jojo Sutherland and Susan Morrison, in Fanny’s Ahoy!
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The Friday Show

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The Saturday Show

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Viva La Shambles

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Join anarchic makers of madness Viva La Shambles for their monthly night of chaotic live comedy at The Stand!
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The Friday Show

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The Saturday Show

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A Christmas Cabaret

A Christmas Cabaret

8th December 2018
Join Bruce Devlin for a Christmas cracker of a cabaret show in a fast paced festive hour at The Stand Comedy Club!
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15th December 2018
Join Bruce Devlin for a Christmas cracker of a cabaret show in a fast paced festive hour at The Stand Comedy Club!
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Join Bruce Devlin for a Christmas cracker of a cabaret show in a fast paced festive hour at The Stand Comedy Club!
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A Christmas Cabaret

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Join Bruce Devlin for a Christmas cracker of a cabaret show in a fast paced festive hour at The Stand Comedy Club!
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