The Comedy Show

Every Friday and Saturday night, Basement Theatre becomes Edinburgh’s comedy hub and with a different line-up and headliner each week this is the comedy injection your weekend is craving!

The Comedy Show

About The Comedy Show

19th October 2018
20th October 2018
26th October 2018
plus 19 more date(s), see below for more info
8pm Fridays, 9pm Saturdays
Gilded Balloon Basement
204 Rose Street, Edinburgh New Town EH2 4AZ
£12, Concession £10
Call 01316226555
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Every Friday and Saturday night, Basement Theatre becomes Edinburgh’s comedy hub. We combine up and coming talent with some of our Fringe favourites to bring you a side splitting evening.

With a different line-up and headliner each week this is the comedy injection your weekend is craving.

Age Guidance: 16+ Recommended

Fri 28th/Sat 29th September
Katie Mulgrew
John Gavin
Donald Alexander
Delightful Sausage

Fri 5th / Sat 6th October
Lou Conran
Gareth Waugh
Michael Redmond
Matt Reed

Fri 12th / Sat 13th October
Katie Mulgrew
Rosco McLelland
Morgan Rees
Ian Coppinger

Fri 19th / Sat 20th October
Chris Forbes
Susan Riddell
Sarah Callaghan
Fern Brady

Fri 26th / Sat 27th October
Liam Withnail
Lauren Pattinson
Mark Nelson
Jarleth Regan

Fri 2nd / Sat 3rd November
Jay Lafferty
Rob Kemp
Donald Alexander
Elf Lyons

Fri 9th / Sat 10th November
Lou Conran
Harrriet Kemsley
Eleanor Tiernan
Bobby Mair

Fri 16th / Sat 17th November
Katie Mulgrew
Vladimir McTavish
Mark Maier
Damian Clark

Fri 23rd / Sat 24th November
Scott Gibson
Susie McCabe
Liam Withnail
Tanyalee Davis

Fri 30th November / Sat 1st December
Jay Lafferty
Liam Withnail
Jojo Sutherland
Steen Raskopolous

Fri 7th / Sat 8th December
Katie Mulgrew
Susan Riddell
Rachel Fairburn
Alfie Brown

Fri 14th / Sat 15th December
Chris Forbes
Jay Lafferty
Scott Agnew
Amy Howerska

Fri 21st / Sat 22nd December
Jay Lafferty
Christopher MacArthur-Boyd
Harriet Dyer
Scott Gibson

Fri 28st / Sat 29nd December
Scott Gibson
Susie McCabe
Liam Withnail
Tanyalee Davis


Additional Dates: 20 October 2018, 26 October 2018, 27 October 2018, 02 November 2018, 03 November 2018, 09 November 2018, 10 November 2018, 16 November 2018, 17 November 2018, 23 November 2018, 24 November 2018, 30 November 2018, 01 December 2018, 07 December 2018, 08 December 2018, 14 December 2018, 15 December 2018, 21 December 2018, 22 December 2018, 28 December 2018, 29 December 2018

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

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