British Comedy Guide

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 2015

Big Bite Size Breakfast Show.

Big Bite Size Breakfast Show

  • Theatre
  • 10.50 - 12.50
  • 10:30am (1 hour)
  • 5-17, 19-24, 26-31 Aug 2015

Three rotating selections of 'bite-size' comedies, eccentricity, mini drama - with free coffee, croissant and strawberries. Great writers from the...   Full listing

Impossible.

Impossible

  • 10 - 15
  • 1:20pm (1 hour)
  • 5-16, 18-31 Aug 2015

Seances, spirituality, immortality and magic. The true story of the deadly feud between Harry Houdini and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle....   Full listing

Portrait. Racheal Ofori.

Portrait

  • 7.50 - 11
  • 1:20pm (1 hour)
  • 5-16, 18-23, 25-29 Aug 2015

A frank and funny look at the trials and tribulations of modern existence seen through the eyes of a young...   Full listing

The Hampstead Murder Mystery!.

The Hampstead Murder Mystery!

  • Theatre
  • 6.50 - 9.50
  • 1:50pm (70 mins)
  • 7-22 Aug 2015

High Court Justice Sir Horace Fewbanks is found dead in his Hampstead home. Will Detective Inspector Chippenfield of Scotland Yard...   Full listing

Unmythable.

Unmythable

  • Music
  • 7 - 10
  • 2:40pm (65 mins)
  • 5-11, 13-20, 22-31 Aug 2015

Winner - ThreeWeeks Editors' Award 2012 'Expertly performed and stupidly entertaining' (Guardian). After a sell-out world tour, Unmythable is back....   Full listing

Spillikin - A Love Story.

Spillikin - A Love Story

  • 6.50 - 10
  • 5:10pm (80 mins)
  • 5-11, 13-23, 25-31 Aug 2015

Sally has been diagnosed with Alzheimer's. Her husband is thinking ahead. An obsessive archivist, he is also a leading Roboticist....   Full listing

The Sunset Five.

The Sunset Five

  • Music
  • 8 - 11
  • 5:40pm (1 hour)
  • 5-18, 20-31 Aug 2015

Faced with losing their beloved watering hole, a pub quiz team stage a casino heist. Hailing from the rundown seaside...   Full listing

Fast Fringe. Copyright: Monkey Kingdom.

Fast Fringe

  • Variety
  • 5.50 - 10
  • 6:40pm (1 hour)
  • 5-29 Aug 2015

Twelve top comedy and variety acts perform ridiculously short sets in one furiously fast-paced showcase. There's a different line-up every...   Full listing

Tom Neenan: The Andromeda Paradox. Tom Neenan.

Tom Neenan: The Andromeda Paradox

  • Storytelling
  • 8 - 10
  • 6:40pm (1 hour)
  • 5-18, 20-31 Aug 2015

When a mysterious, prehistoric artefact is discovered deep beneath London's streets, Professor Bernard Andromeda believes it is evidence of alien...   Full listing

The Year of The Hare.

The Year of The Hare

  • Theatre
  • 7 - 10
  • 6:45pm (75 mins)
  • 5-16, 18-23, 25-31 Aug 2015

The hero of this human comedy is middle-aged, middle-class, and works 12-hour days in his office cubicle, the highlights of...   Full listing

Lazy Susan: Double Act.

Lazy Susan: Double Act

  • Sketch show
  • 8 - 10
  • 8:10pm (1 hour)
  • 5-18, 20-31 Aug 2015

The 2014 Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer nominees return with their hotly anticipated second show. Lazy Susan stand side...   Full listing

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

Max and Ivan: The End

  • Sketch show / storytelling
  • 6 - 12.50
  • 8:20pm (1 hour)
  • 5-17, 19-30 Aug 2015

Welcome to Sudley-on-Sea. Take a look around. You don't have long. Seriously. Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Award and Melbourne Barry Award...   Full listing

The Pleasance Comedy Reserve.

The Pleasance Comedy Reserve

  • Variety
  • 6.50 - 9.50
  • 9:30pm (1 hour)
  • 5-16, 18-23, 25-31 Aug 2015

Catch four of the hottest new acts on the comedy circuit in the 11th year of the Pleasance Comedy Reserve,...   Full listing

Adam Riches is Coach Coach. Adam Riches.

Adam Riches is Coach Coach

  • Stand-up / storytelling
  • 7 - 14
  • 9:45pm (1 hour)
  • 5-30 Aug 2015

Let's get ready to Volfsball as the Queen Dome Centaurs battle the Courtyard Lizards in the Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Award...   Full listing

Best of HUB.

Best of HUB

  • Variety
  • 5
  • 11pm (120 mins)
  • 12, 19, 26 Aug 2015

HUB is taking up a weekly residency on the Fringe! Join the sell-out, smash hit comedy night with the most...   Full listing

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