Venue 18: Sweet Grassmarket


Step away from the herd and enjoy the best programme at the Festival in this haven of calm and comfort just along from the Cowgate. Featuring shows of all genres from around the world, a trendy bar, posh loos and ... glorious air-conditioning.

Shows at this venue in 2012

Mind Reading for Breakfast. Rob Bailey.

Mind Reading for Breakfast

  • Magic
  • 9
  • 11-17, 19-24 & 26-27 Aug 2012

The story of a psychologist turned 'psychic' performer. Weaving magic and comedy with his life story, Rob explores his childhood...   Full listing

Les Impossibles. Copyright: Unique Productions.

Les Impossibles

  • 9
  • 8-12 Aug 2012

Les Impossibles is a surreal stylised comedy which endeavours to bring the inner workings of an aspiring actor's mind to...   Full listing

Blind Date Ruined My Life.

Blind Date Ruined My Life

  • Sketch show
  • 7.50
  • 6-17, 19-24 & 26 Aug 2012

Taylor and Bird present how a popular 1980s TV show shattered the hopes and dreams of a future financial whizz...   Full listing

Three Cities. Copyright: BBC.

Three Cities

  • 8
  • 13-17, 19-24 & 26 Aug 2012

Stop doing stupid sh*t! A potential Nobel peace prize-winning formula for solving every problem, from the weapons crisis to the...   Full listing

LOLd on a Minute!.

LOLd on a Minute!

  • Sketch show / magic
  • 6 - 7
  • 12-26 Aug 2012

Want to see magic share the stage with comedy at this year's Fringe? Do you think it even possible? Following...   Full listing

Call Me!. Copyright: Open Mike Productions.

Call Me!

  • Play
  • 7.50
  • 2-17, 19-24 & 26 Aug 2012

Come rejoice with us at the ridiculousness of love! Gorge on hippie love therapist Sandy's speciality tartlets as you witness...   Full listing