Venue 300: Udderbelly, Bristo Square

Shows at this venue in 2012

Graham Rex.

Graham Rex

  • Sketch show
  • 8 - 9
  • 12:10pm (1 hour)
  • 1-13, 15-27 Aug 2012

Graham invite you to join them in a hot, dirty bath of fresh sketches plucked from the groves of comedy,...   Full listing

Bob and Jim - Go. Image shows from L to R: Robert Dobson, Jim Beckett.

Bob and Jim - Go

  • Music / variety
  • 6 - 9
  • 12:20pm (55 mins)
  • 1-13, 15-27 Aug 2012

Bob and Jim return with an even hotter and tastier show than last year's hit, Modern Urges. Featuring charmingly cheeky...   Full listing

E4 Udderbelly Podcalf 2012.

E4 Udderbelly Podcalf 2012

  • Variety
  • 6
  • 1pm (1 hour)
  • 3-5, 8-12, 15-19, 22-26 Aug 2012

Stand-up, sketches, music and conversation make this the best lunchtime show in town. Five new guests recorded daily and broadcast...   Full listing

Gareth Morinan: Truth Doodler.

Gareth Morinan: Truth Doodler

  • Multimedia
  • 8.50 - 9.50
  • 1:30pm (1 hour)
  • 1-13, 15-26 Aug 2012

Uniquely innovative debut solo hour featuring an array of characters, wit, doodles, animation, data-analysis, technocracy, heightism and free artwork poster...   Full listing

George Ryegold's God-In-A-Bag. Copyright: BBC.

George Ryegold's God-In-A-Bag

  • Storytelling
  • 6 - 10
  • 1:45pm (1 hour)
  • 1-12, 14-27 Aug 2012

The winner of Best Show at the Leicester Comedy Festival 2011 reveals a different side to everyone's favourite doctor -...   Full listing

The Early Edition. Image shows from L to R: Andre Vincent, Marcus Brigstocke.

The Early Edition

  • Panel show
  • 11 - 13
  • 2pm (1 hour)
  • 2-12, 14-25 Aug 2012

They say no news is good news, right? Wrong. No matter how bad the news is, it will become comedy...   Full listing

Kaput. Tom Flanagan.

Kaput

  • 11 - 13
  • 3:05pm (1 hour)
  • 1-12, 14-19, 21-27 Aug 2012

A hilariously funny mix of chaos, comedy and acrobatics for all ages! Tom Flanagan, the larger-than-life, energetic star of Tom...   Full listing

Shirley and Shirley Unleashed. Copyright: Shine.

Shirley and Shirley Unleashed

  • Sketch show
  • 6 - 10
  • 4:10pm (1 hour)
  • 1-12, 14-27 Aug 2012

Shirley and Shirley filter our world through fabulously twisted minds delivering a 'mash-up' of sketch, character and physical comedy. 'The...   Full listing

Swamp Juice.

Swamp Juice

  • Variety
  • 9 - 13
  • 4:30pm (55 mins)
  • 14-27 Aug 2012

Using mind-blowing shadow puppetry, acclaimed Canadian performer Jeff Achtem brings his astonishing award-winning show about life in a swamp, with...   Full listing

Lights! Camera! Improvise!.

Lights! Camera! Improvise!

  • Improv
  • 10 - 11
  • 4:50pm (1 hour)
  • 1-12, 14-27 Aug 2012

The award-winning, improvised movie, live on stage. Oscar has every film ever made... every film you could ever imagine. You...   Full listing

Laurence Clark: Inspired. Laurence Clark.

Laurence Clark: Inspired

  • Stand-up
  • 9.50 - 11
  • 5:20pm (1 hour)
  • 1-12, 14-27 Aug 2012

Sceptical when told climb every mountain, reach for the skies and follow your dreams? Then this is definitely for you!...   Full listing

Benny Boot: Def-Con 4. Benny Boot.

Benny Boot: Def-Con 4

  • Stand-up
  • 9.50 - 10.50
  • 5:30pm (1 hour)
  • 1-12, 14-27 Aug 2012

Considered to be one of the best joke writers of his generation Boot delivers the perfect combination of one-liners, observations...   Full listing

Catriona Knox - Hellcat. Catriona Knox.

Catriona Knox - Hellcat

  • Sketch show
  • 9 - 10
  • 5:40pm (1 hour)
  • 1-12, 14-27 Aug 2012

Back after last year's critically acclaimed hit show. This time the volume's been turned up even higher. Acutely well-observed and...   Full listing

Sammy J and Randy - The Inheritance. Sammy J.

Sammy J and Randy - The Inheritance

  • Music / variety
  • 7.50 - 15
  • 6:05pm (1 hour)
  • 1-12, 14-27 Aug 2012

A brand new adventure from everyone's favourite multi award-winning, toe-tapping, song-singing, Hep-C-riddled duo! When Randy discovers he is heir to...   Full listing

Basic Training. Kahlil Ashanti.

Basic Training

  • 11 - 12
  • 6:10pm (1 hour)
  • 1-18, 20-27 Aug 2012

Hip hop, family secrets, the US Air Force and non-stop laughs all come together as Kahlil Ashanti's Fringe First-winning production...   Full listing

Barry Morgan's World Of Organs. Stephen Teakle.

Barry Morgan's World Of Organs

  • Music
  • 11.50 - 13.50
  • 7:20pm (1 hour)
  • 1-12, 14-19, 21-27 Aug 2012

Australia's 'fast-becoming-a-celebrity' organ salesman Barry Morgan is packing up his Toyota Crown and crossing the Pacific! He will delight and...   Full listing

Craig Hill - Jock's Trap!. Craig Hill. Copyright: BBC.

Craig Hill - Jock's Trap!

  • Stand-up
  • 12.50 - 14.50
  • 7:30pm (1 hour)
  • 2-12, 14-19, 21-27 Aug 2012

Indulge yourself in a deliciously wicked evening of gloriously camp no-holds-barred comedy and pure, unadulterated fun. Hilarious, sometimes wickedly provocative...   Full listing

Cabaret Whore - Her Finest Hour.

Cabaret Whore - Her Finest Hour

  • Music
  • 7 - 11
  • 7:30pm (1 hour)
  • 3-12 Aug 2012

Brilliant character comedy, sparkling original songs. Limited run featuring favourite characters and music from three sell-out Fringes. 'Model of polished...   Full listing

Vikki Stone: Hot Mess. Vikki Stone.

Vikki Stone: Hot Mess

  • Stand-up
  • 9 - 11
  • 8:10pm (1 hour)
  • 1-13, 15-26 Aug 2012

Award-winning musical comedy and stand-up from the 'hilarious and brilliant' (Heat) Vikki Stone (MTV's Flashprank, BBC3's Britain In Bed and...   Full listing

Nish Kumar - Who is Nish Kumar?. Nish Kumar.

Nish Kumar - Who is Nish Kumar?

  • Stand-up
  • 9 - 10
  • 8:20pm (1 hour)
  • 1-13, 15-27 Aug 2012

1. A stand-up comedian. 2. One half of acclaimed sketch duo The Gentlemen of Leisure. 3. A 'rising star' (TimeOut)...   Full listing

Musical Comedy Awards Showcase.

Musical Comedy Awards Showcase

  • Music
  • 14
  • 8:55pm (1 hour)
  • 10 & 11 Aug 2012

Since 2009, the MCAs have provided a launch pad to superstar acts like Frisky and Mannish (2009 finalists), Abandoman (2010...   Full listing

One Man Lord of the Rings. Charles Ross.

One Man Lord of the Rings

  • 15 - 16
  • 8:55pm (1 hour)
  • 14, 16, 18, 20, 22, 24, 26 Aug 2012

100, 000 characters. Nine companions. Three masterworks. One man to do it all. Armed with nothing more than a pair...   Full listing

Michael Winslow - Noizeyman. Michael Winslow.

Michael Winslow - Noizeyman

  • Stand-up
  • 12.50 - 14.50
  • 9:40pm (1 hour)
  • 1-13, 15-27 Aug 2012

A hilarious whirlwind of staggering special effects, astounding sounds and extraordinary noises, from the star of Police Academy, Family Guy,...   Full listing

Tania Edwards - Killer Instinct. Tania Edwards.

Tania Edwards - Killer Instinct

  • Stand-up
  • 9.50 - 10.50
  • 10:50pm (1 hour)
  • 1-13, 15-26 Aug 2012

In this Faustian epic of middle-class proportions that opens with an unsuccessful casting for a Tena Lady incontinence pads commercial...   Full listing

Briefs.

Briefs

  • Variety
  • 8 - 10
  • 11:15pm (1 hour)
  • 1-14, 16-27 Aug 2012

'Seriously impressive circus' (Scotsman). 'The kind of show that encapsulates the real spirit of burlesque' (Hairline). 'Laugh out loud funny'...   Full listing

Voices In Your Head.

Voices In Your Head

  • Improv / stand-up
  • 10
  • 11:20pm (1 hour)
  • 2-4, 9-11, 16-18, 23-25 Aug 2012

Okay, so we're going to take the Festival's best stand-up and sketch comics and freak them out with the voice...   Full listing

The Late Show.

The Late Show

  • Stand-up
  • 12.50 - 14.50
  • 12:15am (120 mins)
  • 3-5, 9-12, 16-19, 23-26 Aug 2012

Underbelly's very own late-night stand-up show, now in its 11th year, is moving to Bristo Square. Previous acts include McIntyre,...   Full listing

Spanktacular!.

Spanktacular!

  • Stand-up
  • 15.50
  • 12:50am (120 mins)
  • 11, 18, 25 Aug 2012

The late night show of the Fringe returns to Udderbelly for three Spanktacular nights! James and Leon bring their stellar...   Full listing