Venue 18: Sweet Grassmarket

Shows at this venue in 2015

Cold Stone Jug.

Cold Stone Jug

  • 7 - 9
  • 8-12 Aug 2015

A portrait of one of South Africa's most prolific writer's prison experience in the 1920s. Hardships and realities interwoven with...   Full listing

25 Stories. Alex Watts. Copyright: Associated Television.

25 Stories

  • Stand-up
  • 7
  • 6-30 Aug 2015

Alex Watts - 'original, dark, and at times horrendously funny' (Stage), worked in bookshops for years. This left him broken,...   Full listing

Vision 2015.

Vision 2015

  • 5.50 - 8.50
  • 18-23 Aug 2015

Is seeing believing? Sit in the middle of one of the countless tacky bars in Lourdes as the revellers tell...   Full listing

The History of Gluttony.

The History of Gluttony

  • Storytelling
  • 8.50
  • 6-30 Aug 2015

From bacon ice cream to cronuts, sriracha to wasabi, Atkins to Paleo, the history of the culinary world has always...   Full listing

A Bit of an Overshare. Claire Healy.

A Bit of an Overshare

  • Music
  • 6 - 8
  • 6-17 & 19-30 Aug 2015

A 'small but perfectly formed cabaret gem' (TheatreBubble.com). Claire's unique brand of biting whimsy is injected into original songs. Be...   Full listing

The Private Ear.

The Private Ear

  • Theatre
  • 5 - 7
  • 28 & 29 Aug 2015

A revival of Peter Schaffer's bittersweet comedy from the 1960s. Classical-loving Bob has found a different kind of girl and...   Full listing

The Rhum Plants.

The Rhum Plants

  • Theatre
  • 6 - 8
  • 6-18, 20-25 & 27-30 Aug 2015

The post-war scientific elite suspect botanical fraud, and want working-class Professor Heslop-Harrison's scalp - at any cost. This is a...   Full listing

Nell Gwyn: An Epilogue.

Nell Gwyn: An Epilogue

  • Theatre
  • 8 - 9
  • 6-30 Aug 2015

'The darling strumpet of the crowd, ' nineteen-year old Nell is at the height of her career, celebrated for her...   Full listing

Light Relief. Image shows from L to R: Samantha Smallwood, Geoff Cotton.

Light Relief

  • Cabaret / variety
  • 5 - 8.50
  • 6-30 Aug 2015

A fast-moving, award-winning comedy show featuring original songs, sketches, satire, stand-up and a caption competition to win an excellent bottle...   Full listing

Murder, She Didn't Write. Copyright: Merman / Delightful Industries.

Murder, She Didn't Write

  • Improv
  • 8.50
  • 7-11, 13-18, 20-25 & 27-29 Aug 2015

Move over, Lansbury! You become the author in this original and hilarious improvised comedy! Each night Degrees of Error presents...   Full listing

Twonkey's Stinking Bishop. Paul Vickers.

Twonkey's Stinking Bishop

  • Cabaret
  • 5 - 6
  • 6-10, 12-17, 19-24 & 26-30 Aug 2015

'A dog's dinner of unexpected, absurd, even offensive content. It's also a classic' **** (Time Out). 'A sublime cloud of...   Full listing

Alex Lacey is Killing Jim. Alex Lacey.

Alex Lacey is Killing Jim

  • Storytelling
  • 6 - 8
  • 6-11, 13-18, 20-25 & 27-29 Aug 2015

Since marrying the man of her dreams at last year's Fringe, Alex has been sadly forsaken by her husband, Jim....   Full listing

Imaginary Porno Charades.

Imaginary Porno Charades

  • Improv
  • 5 - 7
  • 7-9, 14-16, 21-23 & 28-29 Aug 2015

Forty-five minutes of unstoppable panel show mayhem. You'll be glad they can last that long! A variety of performers from...   Full listing