Venue 185: Espionage

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Edinburgh's flagship free venue, located right in the centre of Edinburgh, with free shows running from 12:00 - 05:00 every day in four rooms. With five stylish bars open all day, and a free nightclub from 21:00 - 05:00.

Shows at this venue in 2013

Do a Show.

Do a Show

  • Stand-up / variety
  • Free
  • Noon (1 hour)
  • 1-13 Aug 2013

Ellis and Reece (BBC, ITV, Sky1, E4, CBBC) have decided to do a show. It might be the greatest thing...   Full listing

Princess Savage. Sam Savage.

Princess Savage

  • Stand-up
  • Free
  • Noon (1 hour)
  • 2-11, 13-18, 20-25 Aug 2013

A show about love, fairy tales, destiny and silliness. Mostly silliness. And a tiara. Come and see this show if...   Full listing

MI4 Espionage - Free.

MI4 Espionage - Free

  • Stand-up
  • Free
  • 12:15pm (1 hour)
  • 3-25 Aug 2013

The Motley crew are: Ola, rejected by RADA and reality TV now a secret agent exchanging funny stories between his...   Full listing

Big Comedy Lunch.

Big Comedy Lunch

  • Stand-up
  • Free
  • 1:15pm (1 hour)
  • 3-12, 14-25 Aug 2013

The perfect lunchtime comedy show. Top comedians from the UK circuit perform short sets for your enjoyment, all hosted by...   Full listing

Ian Fox - Shutter Monkey - Free. Copyright: BBC.

Ian Fox - Shutter Monkey - Free

  • Stand-up / multimedia
  • Free
  • 2:30pm (1 hour)
  • 1-25 Aug 2013

Forget typewriters! What would happen if you gave an infinite number of monkeys a camera each? **** (Comedy.co.uk) 'Charming, witty...   Full listing

Pam Ford - Happy In Your Skin?. Pam Ford. Copyright: BBC.

Pam Ford - Happy In Your Skin?

  • Stand-up
  • Free
  • 5:15pm (1 hour)
  • 1-13, 15-25 Aug 2013

A very honest, funny and heart-warming tale of her blossoming from an ugly duckling tomboy to the vibrant seductress she...   Full listing

Bollywood Rejects. Image shows from L to R: Sid Singh, Erin Melville. Copyright: BBC.

Bollywood Rejects

  • Stand-up
  • Free
  • 6:15pm (1 hour)
  • 2-25 Aug 2013

Having never been remotely considered for Bollywood, two international comics join forces at the Edinburgh Fringe to stick it to...   Full listing

Tales from the Fringe. Copyright: Objective Productions.

Tales from the Fringe

  • Stand-up
  • Free
  • 7:15pm (50 mins)
  • 2-6, 8-13, 15-20, 22-26 Aug 2013

A stand-up comedy show about the Fringe - the Edinburgh Fringe, the fringes of life, the fringes of the comedy...   Full listing

Twonkey's Blue Cadabra - Free. Paul Vickers.

Twonkey's Blue Cadabra - Free

  • Storytelling
  • Free
  • 7:30pm (1 hour)
  • 1-19, 21-25 Aug 2013

One of The Scotsman's Top Ten free shows of 2012. Bizarro! **** (TimeOut). 'It's quite lovely' **** (Skinny). 'Hugely Entertaining'...   Full listing

Rik n Mix. Rik Carranza. Copyright: BBC.

Rik n Mix

  • Stand-up / music
  • Free
  • 7:45pm (1 hour)
  • 1-4, 6-11, 13-18, 20-25 Aug 2013

Edinburgh local, Scottish / Filipino comedian Rik Carranza presents an hour of stand-up, stories, music and general silliness. Rik will...   Full listing

Evolution of iMaAN. Imaan Hadchiti. Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Evolution of iMaAN

  • Stand-up / storytelling
  • Free
  • 8:45pm (1 hour)
  • 1-25 Aug 2013

A show in which Imaan unravels and figures out why he entered the stand-up comedy world at the age of...   Full listing

Joke Thieves.

Joke Thieves

  • Improv / stand-up
  • Free
  • 10pm (1 hour)
  • 1-12, 14-25 Aug 2013

It's comedy set swapping live. A brand new show where top comedians perform sets before you decide who steals material...   Full listing

Midnight Madness.

Midnight Madness

  • Stand-up
  • Free
  • 12:15am (1 hour)
  • 1-25 Aug 2013

Midnight Madness - comedy showcase! We're back ... with a vengeance! If you're out and about late at night, with...   Full listing