Venue 23: Pleasance Dome

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Since 2000 the Pleasance Dome has been the hub of the now-famous Bristo Square, with the best comedy and theatre in 5 venues all under one roof. The legendary Pleasance atmosphere runs late in to the night.

Shows at this venue in 2013

Revolution Society.

Revolution Society

  • 8 - 10
  • 13-19 & 21-25 Aug 2013

Students have always been revolting but this time it's different. The country's a mess and this lot are going to...   Full listing

Preen Back Yer Lugs!.

Preen Back Yer Lugs!

  • Satire / play
  • 8 - 12
  • 31 Jul; 1-11 & 13-25 Aug 2013

The year is 2108. World War Seven has laid waste to the entire planet. The nation states of Africa, Asia,...   Full listing

Instant Sunshine. Copyright: Two Cities Films.

Instant Sunshine

  • Music
  • 10
  • 2-10 Aug 2013

Instant Sunshine return to the Fringe with their timeless humour and their artisan-polished repertoire of musical satire which brightens up...   Full listing

My Pregnant Brother. Copyright: BBC.

My Pregnant Brother

  • 8 - 10
  • 31 Jul; 1-12 & 14-26 Aug 2013

With barely more than a piece of sidewalk chalk to set her stage, Nutter traces a portrait of a unique...   Full listing

Devil in the Deck.

Devil in the Deck

  • Magic
  • 7 - 9
  • 31 Jul; 1-4, 6-11, 13-18 & 20-25 Aug 2013

A timeless fairy tale of love, magic and adventure set to alluring live musical accompaniment. Jack Swindle is a smooth-talking...   Full listing

Cambridge Footlights: Canada. Copyright: Ealing Studios.

Cambridge Footlights: Canada

  • Sketch show
  • 9.50 - 10.50
  • 31 Jul; 1-11 & 13-26 Aug 2013

Following countless sell-out runs, the Cambridge Footlights return to the Edinburgh Fringe as they celebrate the club's 130th anniversary. Many...   Full listing

Fast Fringe.

Fast Fringe

  • Variety
  • 6.50 - 10
  • 1-24 Aug 2013

Sample 12 top comedy and variety acts in one speedy showcase, selected by Britain's leading comedy website, Chortle. There's a...   Full listing

Mat Ricardo: Showman. Mat Ricardo.

Mat Ricardo: Showman

  • 7.50 - 9.50
  • 31 Jul; 1-11 & 13-25 Aug 2013

Winner of Best Speciality Act at the London Cabaret Awards, and as seen on the Jonathan Ross Show, 'the Derren...   Full listing

Beta Males in... Superopolis.

Beta Males in... Superopolis

  • Sketch show / storytelling
  • 8.50 - 10.50
  • 31 Jul; 1-12 & 14-26 Aug 2013

Returning after three sell-out, five-star Fringes, the Chortle Award nominated sketch-storytellers present an epic set in a city full of...   Full listing

Matt Green - Alive. Matt Green.

Matt Green - Alive

  • Stand-up
  • 8 - 10.50
  • 31 Jul; 1-11 & 13-25 Aug 2013

Matt returns to the Fringe with a show about all of the things that haven't killed him. It's a long...   Full listing

Daniel Simonsen: Stranger. Daniel Simonsen.

Daniel Simonsen: Stranger

  • Stand-up
  • 8.50 - 11
  • 31 Jul; 1-11, 13-18 & 20-26 Aug 2013

Norwegian comic and Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer 2012 presents a brand new show. 'You knew he was funny...   Full listing

Max and Ivan: The Reunion. Image shows from L to R: Max Olesker, Ivan Gonzalez.

Max and Ivan: The Reunion

  • Sketch show
  • 9 - 12.50
  • 31 Jul; 1-12 & 14-25 Aug 2013

Class of 2003, assemble! Fresh from the Melbourne International Comedy Festival - and their Barry Award 2013 nomination - Foster's...   Full listing

The Comedy Reserve.

The Comedy Reserve

  • Stand-up
  • 7.50 - 9.50
  • 31 Jul; 1-11, 13-18 & 20-26 Aug 2013

Catch four of the hottest new acts on the comedy circuit in the ninth year of the Pleasance's Comedy Reserve,...   Full listing

Late Night Gimp Fight.

Late Night Gimp Fight

  • Sketch show
  • 10
  • 31 Jul; 1-25 Aug 2013

You could argue by now it's demeaning for five men approaching their thirties to be donning gimp masks, prancing round...   Full listing

McNeil & Pamphilon Go 8-Bit!.

McNeil & Pamphilon Go 8-Bit!

  • Sketch show
  • 10
  • 10-11 & 16-17 Aug 2013

Love videogames? Love comedy? This'll mash both together, plus guest comedians battling at classic videogames! Sound good? Then you're probably...   Full listing

Set List: Stand-Up Without a Net.

Set List: Stand-Up Without a Net

  • Improv / stand-up
  • 10.50 - 14
  • 1-10, 13-17 & 20-24 Aug 2013

Now online at Nerdist.com and an upcoming Sky Atlantic TV series. A set list contains written words that comedians use...   Full listing

The New Wave. Copyright: Unique Productions.

The New Wave

  • 10
  • 8-10, 15-17 & 22-24 Aug 2013

The New Wave, a cross section of the most exciting and innovative new acts in the country - 'this century's...   Full listing