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Apr
17
Wed
JENNY COLLIER + JOHN ROBINS
Apr 17 @ 7:30pm – 10:00pm

A double bill of Edinburgh comedy previews.

JOHN ROBINS is back with his first new hour of stand-up since winning the Edinburgh Comedy Award in 2017. Since then he’s published The Holy Vible with his Radio X co-host Elis James, and created and presented the Dave channel quiz show Beat the Internet.

JENNY COLLIER is a multi award-winning Welsh comedian with a sweet nature but a filthy mouth, whose hilarious tales of bad dates, weird parents, London life and personal embarrassments fill her Edinburgh Fringe venue year after year.

Doors 7:30pm / Show 7:45pm

Tickets £14 on the door / £10 advance

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Jun
6
Thu
DESIREE BURCH + JESSICA FOSTEKEW
Jun 6 @ 7:30pm – 10:00pm

A double bill of Edinburgh comedy previews.

DESIREE BURCH
As seen on The Mash Report and Frankie Boyle’s New World Order.
The host of Netflix’s new comedy gameshow Flinch.
“An unstoppable force” **** – Chortle

JESSICA FOSTEKEW
Regular co-host of the Guitly Feminist podcast.
The host of BBC Radio 4 Extra’s Comedy Club.
“Utterly engaging… absolutely hilarious” **** – BroadwayBaby

Doors 7:30pm / Show 7:45pm

Tickets £12 on the door / £8 advance

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Jun
11
Tue
PAUL SINHA + LAURA LEXX
Jun 11 @ 7:30pm – 10:00pm

A double bill of Edinburgh comedy previews.

PAUL SINHA
Regular panelist on BBC Radio 4’s The News Quiz and BBC Radio Five Live’s Fighting Talk.
Best known as “The Sinnerman” on ITV quiz show The Chase.
“Thoughtful, deeply personal, witty, very funny” **** – Chortle

LAURA LEXX
Voted Best Performer at the 2018 Comedian’s Choice Awards.
Nominated as Best Compere in the Chortle Awards every year since 2016.
“A bouncy, bubbly stand-up star” **** – Daily Telegraph

Doors 7:30pm / Show 7:45pm

Tickets £12 on the door / £8 advance

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Jun
12
Wed
JOSIE LONG + RACHEL FAIRBURN
Jun 12 @ 7:30pm – 10:00pm

A double bill of Edinburgh comedy previews.

JOSIE LONG
Three-time Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Show nominee.
Presenter of BBC Radio 4’s Short Cuts.
“An infectious enthusiasm and delight in the ridiculous” **** – The Scotsman

RACHEL FAIRBURN
Best known for her award-nominated true crime podcast, All Killa No Filla.
“Awash with astute observation and dark gallows humour” **** – Edinburgh Festivals Magazine
“Has the audience cackling wickedly” **** – The Skinny

Doors 7:30pm / Show 7:45pm

Tickets £12 on the door / £8 advance

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Jun
19
Wed
JONNY & THE BAPTISTS + ANNIE McGRATH
Jun 19 @ 7:30pm – 10:00pm

A double bill of Edinburgh comedy previews.

JONNY & THE BAPTISTS
Musical comedy duo, fresh from the Lefty Scum tour with Josie Long and Grace Petrie.
Ukip attempted to have them banned from UK venues.
“Well written, engaging and skillful, and genuinely impassioned” **** – The Wee Review

ANNIE McGRATH
Star of All4’s Girls Go Trolling and one half of sketch group Twins.
Award-nominated comedy writer and film-maker.
“McGrath delivers spot on comic timing with lines that will make you wish you’d left mum and dad at home.” **** – ThreeWeeks

Doors 7:30pm / Show 7:45pm

Tickets £7.50 on the door / £5 advance

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Jun
25
Tue
JEN BRISTER + SARA BARRON
Jun 25 @ 7:30pm – 10:00pm

A double bill of Edinburgh comedy previews.

JEN BRISTER
Award-winning Brighton-based comedian and podcaster.
Following up her sell-out run with one of the buzziest shows at last year’s Edinburgh Fringe.
“A striking example of how to channel frustration and raw emotion into hard-hitting stand-up” ****½ – Chortle

SARA BARRON
Best Newcomer nominee, Edinburgh Comedy Awards 2018.
New York writer and storyteller turned UK-based stand-up.
“Gloriously bawdy, joyful and empowering.” ***** – The Wee Review

Doors 7:30pm / Show 7:45pm

Tickets £7.50 on the door / £5 advance

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Jun
26
Wed
MARK & HAYDN + WILL PENSWICK
Jun 26 @ 7:30pm – 10:00pm

A double-bill of Edinburgh comedy previews

Will Penswick: Nørdic(k)

Full time detective. Part time DJ. Full time Scandinavian. Pætur Pætursson is from the Faroe Islands. A detective in the Tórshavn (that’s the capital city) Police like his father and his father before him, a semi-legendary DJ and a troubled man, Pætur is going toe-to-toe with Scandinavia’s most dangerous criminals… and he needs your help.

“Netflix-special-worthy” ***** (Stagedoor)
“You will be in for a comic treat” **** (PlaysToSee)
“Brilliant” **** (Radio Ha-Ha)
**** (BroadwayBaby)

Mark & Haydn: Llaugh (pron. Claugh)

Sketch comedy double act Mark & Haydn have been described as “brilliant” by their Guardian. They bring their fast-paced, gag-filled show “Llaugh” (pron. Claugh) to Brighton.

Leicester Square Theatre Sketch-off Finalists 2019. Max Turner Prize Runner Up 2018. Chortle Student Comedy Finalist 2017.

“Smart comedy operators we can expect to hear more from.” (Chortle)
***** Broadway Baby
**** EdFringe Review
**** The Wee Review
**** Three Weeks

Doors 7:30pm / Show 7:45pm

Tickets £7.50 (£5 + b.f. advance)

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Jul
1
Mon
MATT RICHARDSON + LOU SANDERS
Jul 1 @ 7:30pm – 10:00pm

A double bill of Edinburgh comedy previews.

MATT RICHARDSON
Award-winning comedian, and Virgin Radio drivetime presenter.
Funniest Show nominee at the 2018 Radio Academy Awards.
“A firecracker… hilarious” **** – BroadwayBaby

LOU SANDERS
Voted Best Show at the 2018 Comedian’s Choice Awards.
Contestant on Dave’s hit show Taskmaster in 2019.
“Brilliantly funny… She’s led a ridiculous life” **** – The Skinny

Doors 7:30pm / Show 7:45pm

Tickets £12 on the door / £8 advance

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Jul
10
Wed
SPENCER JONES + CANDY GIGI
Jul 10 @ 7:30pm – 10:00pm

A double bill of Edinburgh comedy previews.

SPENCER JONES
Best Show nominee at the 2017 Edinburgh Comedy Awards
Co-star of BBC Two sitcom Upstart Crow.
“Flamboyantly stoopid… gleeful gormlessness” **** – The Guardian

CANDY GIGI
Winner of the 2014 Malcolm Hardee Award for Comic Originality.
“Magnificently insane” ***** – List
“You don’t so much attend a Candy Gigi show as get taken hostage by it” **** – The Skinny

Doors 7:30pm / Show 7:45pm

Tickets £12 on the door / £8 advance

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Jul
11
Thu
CIARÁN DOWD + HARRY AND CHRIS
Jul 11 @ 7:30pm – 10:00pm

A double bill of Edinburgh comedy previews.

CIARÁN DOWD
2018 Edinburgh Comedy Award winner for Best Newcomer.
One-third of critically-acclaimed sketch group Beasts.
“Riotously hilarious… phenomenally energetic” **** – BroadwayBaby

HARRY AND CHRIS
Comedy-rap-jazz duo, as seen on Sky One’s The Russell Howard Hour.
“Ingenious… so many layers of wordplay” ***** – FringeGuru
“Fabulously entertaining” – Jonathan Ross

Doors 7:30pm / Show 7:45pm

Tickets £7.50 on the door / £5 advance

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