The Comedy Show: Christmas Special

Enjoy an extra festive version of The Comedy Show, with 4 of the UK's best comedians, on selected dates in December!

The Comedy Show: Christmas Special

About The Comedy Show: Christmas Special

13th December 2019
14th December 2019
19th December 2019
plus 2 more date(s), see below for more info
8pm - 10pm
Gilded Balloon Basement
204 Rose Street, Edinburgh New Town EH2 4AZ
£12 (£10 concession)
Event organiser/part of Edinburghs Christmas
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Chestnuts roasted ✔

Halls decked ✔

Stockings hung with care ✔

Then the only thing left to do this festive season is to get down to the Basement for side-splitting (split sides = more space for roasties)

Special Christmas after party on 20th Dec!
An extra festive version of The Comedy Show, with 4 of the UK's best comedians, plus DJ's and dancin' after the show!

LINE UPS
13/14 Dec: Joey Page, Chris Forbes, Christopher MacArthur-Boyd, Robin Grainger
19/20/21 Dec: Mark Nelson, Jay Lafferty, Micky Overman, Donald Alexander

Additional Dates: 14 December 2019, 19 December 2019, 20 December 2019, 21 December 2019

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

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