Venue 53: theSpace @ Surgeons' Hall

Shows at this venue in 2013

Dark Side of the Sun.

Dark Side of the Sun

  • Sketch show
  • 6
  • 12-17 & 19-24 Aug 2013

The Superhero Club provides an audience with humour, style and ease. A most enjoyable show mixes satire with surrealist material,...   Full listing

Absolute Improv Stories!. Copyright: BBC.

Absolute Improv Stories!

  • Improv
  • 8 - 8.50
  • 2-3, 5-10 & 12-17 Aug 2013

Have great fun and get involved in creating your very own crazy story! Come yell wacky ideas, then watch as...   Full listing

Punchline. Copyright: BBC.

Punchline

  • 10 - 11
  • 2-3, 5-17 & 19-24 Aug 2013

Why do you want to be funny? That's what they keep asking him. He thought he knew the answer, but...   Full listing

Journey to X.

Journey to X

  • Play
  • 7
  • 19-24 Aug 2013

A group of friends have formed a new band. Now all they have to do is raise the money to...   Full listing

Whodidit. Copyright: BBC.

Whodidit

  • 8
  • 2-3 & 5-10 Aug 2013

First performed in Edinburgh in 1989, Whodidit is making a welcome return to its birthplace to captivate, amuse and titillate....   Full listing

Three Half Pints. Copyright: David Paradine Productions.

Three Half Pints

  • 8
  • 12-17 & 19-24 Aug 2013

The Three Half Pints are a family friendly slapstick comedy group. Expect a high energy foray into the lives of...   Full listing

Harder Please.

Harder Please

  • Play
  • 5
  • 2-3, 5-10 & 12-17 Aug 2013

Life just isn't hard enough for Lottie Dixon-Cox who is already struggling to make ends meet. She wants it harder....   Full listing

Assassins.

Assassins

  • 8 - 10
  • 12-17 & 19-23 Aug 2013

All you have to do is squeeze your little finger, you can change the world. Set in a fairground shooting...   Full listing

Rough Magic. Copyright: Wildcat Film Productions.

Rough Magic

  • Play
  • 5
  • 6-8 & 10 Aug 2013

Transplanting characters from The Tempest to present day Manhattan, this Shakespearean fantasy in the tradition of Harry Potter and X-Men...   Full listing

Under Milk Wood. Copyright: ABsoLuTeLy Productions.

Under Milk Wood

  • Play
  • 5
  • 5-7 & 9 Aug 2013

An ICTF / John Abbott College / Jac'N'burgh 2013 production. Originally written to be performed as a radio broadcast, our...   Full listing

Best Kept Secrets. Copyright: Pier Productions.

Best Kept Secrets

  • 8
  • 12-17 Aug 2013

The park's tranquil most of the time. Whatever goes on in the park, providing it's not on the same bench...   Full listing

The Graveyard Slot. Copyright: London Weekend Television.

The Graveyard Slot

  • 9
  • 3, 5-10 & 12-17 Aug 2013

A spooky, silly radio play performed live onstage! All-female Hecate Theatre return to the Fringe with a feast of fun...   Full listing

Concrete Duvet. Mark Leeson.

Concrete Duvet

  • 7
  • 12-17 & 19-24 Aug 2013

Concrete Duvet: Thirty-four and still single. Will a one-night stand with his conscience reveal why it all went wrong? A...   Full listing

Who's Driving Adam?.

Who's Driving Adam?

  • Sketch show
  • 6
  • 5-10 Aug 2013

ArtDodd are two people, ArtDodd will use props and videos, ArtDodd will tell tales of being extremely poor in the...   Full listing

A Laughing Matter. Copyright: Hot Sauce / ITV Studios.

A Laughing Matter

  • 4.50 - 6
  • 2-10 Aug 2013

Hush are on a mission ... a mission to deliver a comparable experience to both deaf and able hearing audiences...   Full listing

A Writer's Lot.

A Writer's Lot

  • Play
  • 7
  • 2-3, 5-10 & 12-17 Aug 2013

William is a writer. He writes plays, and of course every play should end with a good death. However, this...   Full listing

Life. Copyright: BBC.

Life

  • Play
  • 10 - 11
  • 2-3, 5-17 & 19-24 Aug 2013

Three sisters: one married with children, one married to her job, and one saddled with their aged mother. So are...   Full listing

A Midwife Crisis.

A Midwife Crisis

  • Sketch show
  • 6
  • 19-24 Aug 2013

Following two years of sell-out shows, St. George's Medics Revue return to the Fringe with a fast-paced comedy sketch show...   Full listing

Gorbella.

Gorbella

  • Play
  • 7
  • 2-3 & 5-10 Aug 2013

James took too much coke last night, and now his head, his body and his house are an absolute state....   Full listing

Bulletproof Jest. Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.

Bulletproof Jest

  • Sketch show
  • 6 - 7
  • 5-10 & 12-17 Aug 2013

Comedy sketches by The Dead Secrets. Remarkable inventions, the greatest threat mankind has ever known, and a bear. And other...   Full listing

We, Object. Copyright: BBC.

We, Object

  • Play
  • 8 - 10
  • 2-10, 12-19 & 21-24 Aug 2013

Figs in Wigs have been taking objects for granted, exploiting their physical forms by placing them onstage and manipulating them...   Full listing

Thespianage.

Thespianage

  • Sketch show / stand-up
  • 5
  • 12-17 & 19-24 Aug 2013

Sketches. Stand-up. Character comedy. A show with a different guise each night. It's not espionage it's Thespianage! Having regularly performed...   Full listing

Dirty Water.

Dirty Water

  • 8
  • 2-3, 5-10, 13-17 & 19-24 Aug 2013

Dirty Water is a comedy set in the housing schemes of Glasgow. Jock, Crawford, Boab and Brian all work for...   Full listing

Safe. Copyright: BBC.

Safe

  • Play
  • 10
  • 12-17 Aug 2013

Safe written and directed by Luke Coldham. Tom, Dick and Harry have decided to wing their last bank job, only...   Full listing

Gavin Crawford - A Bummer Abroad. Gavin Crawford. Copyright: BBC.

Gavin Crawford - A Bummer Abroad

  • Sketch show
  • 9
  • 12-17 & 19-24 Aug 2013

In this hit Canadian import, Canada's top character comedian combines music, monologue and impressions to skewer modern culture: from gay...   Full listing

Rodney & Julie J.

Rodney & Julie J

  • 6
  • 2-3 & 5-10 Aug 2013

Rodney and Julie J: two household supermarkets, both alike in dignity and price, in fair common land where we lay...   Full listing

The Dog, the Witch and the Wardrobe!.

The Dog, the Witch and the Wardrobe!

  • Stand-up / storytelling
  • 9 - 10
  • 2-3, 5-10, 12-17 & 19-24 Aug 2013

If you've ever visited someone whose entire family has vanished, inflicted total carnage in the Scottish Borders, wrestled devil dogs,...   Full listing

Engels! The Karl Marx Story.

Engels! The Karl Marx Story

  • 7
  • 13-17 Aug 2013

It's the springtime of the people but you've never seen communists like these, hard-fighting, hard-drinking, mad, bad and dangerous to...   Full listing

Gabe Day.

Gabe Day

  • Play
  • 6.50 - 8.50
  • 2-3, 5-10 & 12-17 Aug 2013

A deranged US televangelist declares that there's only one night left before the world ends. Meanwhile, twentysomethings Charlie and Kate...   Full listing