Venue 272: The Free Sisters

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Edinburgh's premiere party venue and the free mega venue with six rooms of free shows running throughout the day and night, all located around a vibrant and buzzing courtyard. With a huge drinks selection, a wide menu, hog roast, and plenty of new surprises each year! Shows run from 09:00-02:00, with music and dancing trough until 5am, the venue is barely ever closed in August.

Shows at this venue in 2013

Huggers - Free Festival.

Huggers - Free Festival

  • Free
  • 2-25 Aug 2013

The international hit show returns for its third season, with a revolving line-up of various performers, ranging from comedians and...   Full listing

Tristan Garrel Cambridge. Copyright: BBC.

Tristan Garrel Cambridge

  • Free
  • 1-17 Aug 2013

Tristan Garrel Cambridge is quite literally a pilot episode recording for a discussion programme on The Fine Arts and Discussion...   Full listing

Remember That I Love You. Copyright: BBC.

Remember That I Love You

  • Free
  • 1-25 Aug 2013

In an unsubstantiated fit of bravado, Gregory has chosen a dead stranger whose biography he has traced. That stranger is...   Full listing

The Lunchtime Ferret.

The Lunchtime Ferret

  • Stand-up
  • Free
  • 9-18 Aug 2013

Following hot on the trail of last year's excellent Ferrets Comedy Podcast Live, the protagonists return in a new form...   Full listing

The Cat Police. Copyright: Carlton Television.

The Cat Police

  • Play
  • Free
  • 12-24 Aug 2013

Lee is a very naughty cat and his owner Claire tells him about the Cat Police, who round up bad...   Full listing

FECCLES... On Love!. Copyright: Darlow Smithson.

FECCLES... On Love!

  • Free
  • 1-3 Aug 2013

A unique collection of monologues from the Falmouth and Exeter Cornwall Campus Light Entertainment Society (FECCLES)! We cover many aspects...   Full listing

Unmanageable. Copyright: BBC.

Unmanageable

  • Stand-up
  • Free
  • 1-25 Aug 2013

'These two are not only adorable, they are genius with the audience' (StageWon.co.uk, Edinburgh Fringe 2012). Looks can be deceiving....   Full listing

The Rat Pack Stand-up Comedy. Nathan Cassidy.

The Rat Pack Stand-up Comedy

  • Stand-up
  • Free
  • 1-10 & 12-25 Aug 2013

Different, top comedians every day in a cool, laid-back stand-up show with Rat Pack music, drinking, silliness and hopefully, you!...   Full listing

LOLympics Live - Free.

LOLympics Live - Free

  • Stand-up
  • Free
  • 1-25 Aug 2013

The Games are back in 2013! Different international acts compete daily for comedy gold. Our laugh-letes probably can't run or...   Full listing

Talking to Strangers on Buses.

Talking to Strangers on Buses

  • Music / stand-up
  • Free
  • 1-25 Aug 2013

Alison will tell you stuff she has written in notebooks. SYTYF semi-finalist, RTE's New Comedy Awards, Republic of Telly. 'One...   Full listing

I Wanna Be Like You.

I Wanna Be Like You

  • Play
  • Free
  • 16 & 17 Aug 2013

Charlie's got no mates and his life is miserable. Never been appreciated, never been noticed and never once got what...   Full listing

Chris Henry Stands Up. Chris Henry.

Chris Henry Stands Up

  • Stand-up
  • Free
  • 2-25 Aug 2013

'Enjoyably candid ... honest ... even daring show' (Chortle.co.uk). Chris has lots to get off his chest: why he'd change...   Full listing

Neurovision. Copyright: Baby Cow Productions.

Neurovision

  • Music
  • Free
  • 2-18 & 20-25 Aug 2013

Electro-comedy duo Eccentronic (Miss Hypnotique and John Callaghan) enters Eurovision. It's boom-bang-a-bang to world peace, radical choreography and avant-garde Eurodisco....   Full listing

Gary Lynch - Dark Charisma. Gary Lynch. Copyright: Shazam Productions / BBC.

Gary Lynch - Dark Charisma

  • Satire
  • Free
  • 2-11 & 13-25 Aug 2013

Last year's busiest Festival comedian, with 89 shows in 24 days. His unfocused megalomania allows him to see where everybody...   Full listing

Freda Chats Shittington.

Freda Chats Shittington

  • Stand-up
  • Free
  • 1-25 Aug 2013

The husky-voiced, slipper wearing, dirty-minded lass from up north shares stories of fun, cheeky and downright naughty pastimes. Whether it's...   Full listing

Künt and the Gang.

Künt and the Gang

  • Music
  • Free
  • 2-10 & 12-25 Aug 2013

Künt and the Gang return with some new, very wrong comedy songs which were not yet written when this was...   Full listing

Mrs Manning.

Mrs Manning

  • Free
  • 1-12 & 14-25 Aug 2013

Mrs Manning. Where a fat, sweaty, racist, sexist comedian perished, did rise his lovely widow! Mrs Manning tells the tale...   Full listing

Shaggers - Free Festival.

Shaggers - Free Festival

  • Stand-up
  • Free
  • 2-25 Aug 2013

The international hit show returns after more sell-out shows around the world. A revolving line-up of all types of comedians...   Full listing

Sex With Animals. Ryan Good.

Sex With Animals

  • Stand-up
  • Free
  • 1-4, 6-11, 13-18 & 20-25 Aug 2013

An expedition through the often hilarious, occasionally profound sexual habits of the animal kingdom. Ryan Good (Neo-Futurist, NYIT award winner)...   Full listing

Wits End Comedy Club. Copyright: TalkbackThames.

Wits End Comedy Club

  • Stand-up / variety
  • Free
  • 1-11 Aug 2013

Our dashing hosts present a naughty nightcap of raucous comedy, cabaret and late night frivolity. Expect organised chaos and a...   Full listing

The Brethren Of Levity - Free.

The Brethren Of Levity - Free

  • Sketch show
  • Free
  • 1-4, 6-12 & 14-26 Aug 2013

Brothers and sisters of the Fringe, discard your differences and heed the Brethren's call. Help us wage whimsical war against...   Full listing

Gits And Shiggles. Copyright: Sunny Productions.

Gits And Shiggles

  • Stand-up
  • Free
  • 4-14 Aug 2013

Gits and Shiggles has established itself as one of London's best comedy nights since its launch in Putney, London in...   Full listing

Shit of the Fringe. Copyright: BBC.

Shit of the Fringe

  • Stand-up
  • Free
  • 3-6, 8-13, 15-20 & 22-25 Aug 2013

Tired of all of the Pick of the Fringe shows? Worn-out by Fringe hyperbole? This late-night showcase has all the...   Full listing

Big Spoon, Little Spoon. Copyright: Group 3 Productions.

Big Spoon, Little Spoon

  • Stand-up
  • Free
  • 1-3, 5-10 & 12-17 Aug 2013

Are you a big spoon or more of a little spoon type of person? Come see this stand-up show from...   Full listing