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SIMON BRODKIN + CHLOE PETTS 7:30pm
SIMON BRODKIN + CHLOE PETTS
Jun 4 @ 7:30pm – 10:15pm
SIMON BRODKIN + CHLOE PETTS @ Upper Lounge
A double-bill of Edinburgh comedy previews. SIMON BRODKIN Probably best known for his arena-filling character Lee Nelson, Simon is also renowned as a risk-taking prankster, having interrupted Kanye West at Glastonbury, Theresa May at her[...]
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IVO GRAHAM + PHIL JERROD 7:30pm
IVO GRAHAM + PHIL JERROD
Jun 16 @ 7:30pm – 10:15pm
IVO GRAHAM + PHIL JERROD @ Upper Lounge
A double-bill of Edinburgh comedy previews. IVO GRAHAM The politest guy in comedy, Ivo has become a fixture at the Edinburgh Fringe, Soho Theatre and, increasingly, on TV, having recently been seen on Roast Battle[...]
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ADAM HESS + PIERRE NOVELLIE 7:30pm
ADAM HESS + PIERRE NOVELLIE
Jun 18 @ 7:30pm – 10:15pm
ADAM HESS + PIERRE NOVELLIE @ Upper Lounge
A double-bill of Edinburgh comedy previews. ADAM HESS With one of the fastest mouths in the business, you get a lot more than your money’s worth when Adam Hess is on stage! As seen on[...]
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CARL DONNELLY + ROB AUTON 7:30pm
CARL DONNELLY + ROB AUTON
Jun 30 @ 7:30pm – 10:15pm
CARL DONNELLY + ROB AUTON @ Upper Lounge
A double-bill of Edinburgh comedy previews. CARL DONNELLY Carl’s conversational, silly sense of humour has seen him win a host of awards, including Chortle Best Club Comedian 2017, and he’s been described as an “Observational[...]

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SIMON BRODKIN + CHLOE PETTS
Jun 4 @ 7:30pm – 10:15pm

A double-bill of Edinburgh comedy previews.

SIMON BRODKIN

Probably best known for his arena-filling character Lee Nelson, Simon is also renowned as a risk-taking prankster, having interrupted Kanye West at Glastonbury, Theresa May at her conference speech and Donald Trump at a golf event. But he’s also a brilliant stand-up comic!

CHLOE PETTS

You may have seen Chloe at the Caroline during Brighton Fringe last year, as part of the LOL Word queer comedy collective, of which she’s a founding member. She’s also had success recently in stand-up competitions, reaching the Leicester Square New Comedian of the Year and Funny Women finals.

Doors 7:30pm / Show 7:45pm
Advance tickets just £6 (£10 on the door)

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IVO GRAHAM + PHIL JERROD
Jun 16 @ 7:30pm – 10:15pm

A double-bill of Edinburgh comedy previews.

IVO GRAHAM

The politest guy in comedy, Ivo has become a fixture at the Edinburgh Fringe, Soho Theatre and, increasingly, on TV, having recently been seen on Roast Battle and Mock the Week.

“If you like your comedy with long words and beautiful linguistic flourishes, buy a ticket” (Evening Standard).

PHIL JERROD

Angela Barnes & Romesh Ranganathan’s tour support of choice, Phil has spent the last decade entertaining audiences up and down the country with his elegant rants about the often unfathomable problems of modern life. He also co-hosts the Crash Bang Wallop podcast about real-life disasters!

Doors 7:30pm / Show 7:45pm
Advance tickets just £6 (£10 on the door)

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ADAM HESS + PIERRE NOVELLIE
Jun 18 @ 7:30pm – 10:15pm

A double-bill of Edinburgh comedy previews.

ADAM HESS

With one of the fastest mouths in the business, you get a lot more than your money’s worth when Adam Hess is on stage!

As seen on ITV’s Tonight at the London Palladium.

“For good quality gags per minute, there is no better comedian” **** (The Independent).

PIERRE NOVELLIE

A correspondent on BBC2’s The Mash Report, Pierre is an acclaimed live act, the tour support for both Hal Cruttenden and Gary Delaney, and has twice been nominated for Best
Club Comic at the Chortle Awards. He also hosts the podcast BudPod with fellow comic Phil Wang.

Doors 7:30pm / Show 7:45pm
Advance tickets just £6 (£10 on the door)

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CARL DONNELLY + ROB AUTON
Jun 30 @ 7:30pm – 10:15pm

A double-bill of Edinburgh comedy previews.

CARL DONNELLY

Carl’s conversational, silly sense of humour has seen him win a host of awards, including Chortle Best Club Comedian 2017, and he’s been described as an “Observational genius” by the Guardian, and his comedy as “Touching and hilarious” by the Sunday Times.

ROB AUTON

Rob has ideas, writes them down and says them to audiences at comedy nights, poetry
nights and at theatres at night. He’s well known for his themed shows on subjects such as the sky, sleep, faces and hair.

“Unafraid of sincerity and all the better for it” ***** (Skinny).

Doors 7:30pm / Show 7:45pm
Advance tickets just £6 (£10 on the door)

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JOHN KEARNS + JONNY AND THE BAPTISTS
Jul 2 @ 7:30pm – 10:15pm

A double-bill of Edinburgh comedy previews.

JOHN KEARNS

The only act to have won the Edinburgh Comedy Awards for both Best Show and Best Newcomer, John has since added two Melbourne Barry Awards
to his trophy cabinet.

As seen on 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown and heard on his own R4 show.

“A true comedy original” ***** (TimeOut).

JONNY AND THE BAPTISTS

This pair of satirists are among the hottest musical comedy acts on the scene, regularly
appearing on TV, radio, at festivals and a recent 50-date UK tour.

“Politically energised, raucously silly … broad, daft and punchy” **** (The Guardian).

Doors 7:30pm / Show 7:45pm
Advance tickets just £6 (£10 on the door)

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SEAN McLOUGHLIN + FIN TAYLOR
Jul 6 @ 7:30pm – 10:15pm

A double-bill of Edinburgh comedy previews.

SEAN McLOUGHLIN

Ricky Gervais’s regular tour support act is back with another hour of angst-fuelled hilarity, following his sell-out 2018 show, Hail Mary.

“Fizzing with ideas, intensity and bloody great jokes” ****½ (Chortle).

“Solidly funny” **** (Wee Review).

FIN TAYLOR

Fin is “the most discussed and critically lauded comedian of recent Edinburgh Fringes” (***** The Scotsman), thanks to his intelligent shows that confront and challenge prevailing liberal ideologies, making his audiences think and laugh at the same time.

Doors 7:30pm / Show 7:45pm
Advance tickets just £6 (£10 on the door)

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ROSIE JONES + ANNE EDMONDS
Jul 7 @ 7:30pm – 10:15pm

A double-bill of work-in-progress and Edinburgh comedy previews.

ROSIE JONES

After a second sell-out run at the Edinburgh Fringe, “wickedly funny” (List) Rosie Jones returns with a brand new show, packed with jokes, mischief and probably a bit of beef. As seen on Live at the Apollo, 8 Out of 10 Cats and Roast Battle.

“A masterly performer” (One4Review).

ANNE EDMONDS

The uncompromising Melbourne stand-up is at the top of Australia’s comedy game,  whether causing controversy as TV fashion guru Helen Bidou or her viral YouTube character Raylene the Racist, or simply playing silly songs on her banjo. Come see Eddo in the UK!

Doors 7:30pm / Show 7:45pm
Advance tickets just £6 (£10 on the door)

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JESSICA FOSTEKEW + ESTHER MANITO
Jul 8 @ 7:30pm – 10:15pm

A double-bill of Edinburgh comedy previews.

JESSICA FOSTEKEW

Jess was nominated for the Edinburgh Comedy Award last year for Hench, her stand-up show about having a baby son who’s a misogynist, and going to the gym. This year she’s going back to slay them again!

“Masterful… absolutely flawless” **** (Fest).

ESTHER MANITO

A finalist in 2017’s So You Think You’re Funny competition, Esther’s career has continued in style, with her debut Edinburgh show being shortlisted for last year’s Funny Women prize.

“Hilarious and biting” (Morning Star).

**** (One4Review).

Doors 7:30pm / Show 7:45pm
Advance tickets just £6 (£10 on the door)

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MIKE WOZNIAK + MAISIE ADAM
Jul 13 @ 7:30pm – 10:15pm

A double-bill of Edinburgh comedy previews.

MIKE WOZNIAK

Best known for playing Brian in Greg Davies’s sitcom Man Down, Mike is is a writer, actor, director and comedian who’s returning to the stand-up stage for his first Fringe show since  2013’s acclaimed light ents spoof, Take the Hit.

“Sublime and satisfying” **** (Chortle).

MAISIE ADAM

2018’s Amused Moose National New Comic Award winner and Edinburgh Comedy Awards Best Newcomer nominee has moved from Yorkshire to Brighton, and made a career for herself on shows including Mock the Week, Roast Battle and 8 Out of 10 Cats. Don’t miss her third solo hour.

Doors 7:30pm / Show 7:45pm
Advance tickets just £6 (£10 on the door)

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LUCY PORTER + ROB KEMP
Jul 14 @ 7:30pm – 10:15pm

A double-bill of Edinburgh comedy previews.

LUCY PORTER

A true Fringe veteran, Lucy is preparing to take her 16th show up to the 2020 festival. She’s a familiar voice on Radio 4 panel shows, and is often seen on TV too, with appearances on QI, Live at the Apollo and Pointless Celebrities. She also hosts the hit podcast Fingers on Buzzers.

ROB KEMP

Rob burst onto the comedy scene from nowhere with  2017’s multiple award-winning  musical take on  Evil Dead II, The Elvis  Dead. But tonight, he’ll be performing his stand-up comedy!

“Consistently engaging and charismatic” (Wee Review).

“Twisted genius” **** (Sunday Times).

Doors 7:30pm / Show 7:45pm
Advance tickets just £6 (£10 on the door)

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