British Comedy Guide

Venue 5: The Stand Comedy Club

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Edinburgh's year-round comedy club is housed in an intimate basement bar just off St. Andrew Square. The atmosphere is relaxed and informal with cabaret-style seating and standing room. All seating is unreserved.

Shows at this venue in 2015

Bridget Christie: A Book For Her. Bridget Christie. Copyright: Rocket Pictures.

Bridget Christie: A Book For Her

  • Stand-up / storytelling
  • 8 - 9
  • 11am (1 hour)
  • 8-16, 18-31 Aug 2015

A brand new show to launch multi-award winning Christie's literary debut A Book for Her (and for him, if he...   Full listing

Jay Lafferty: Mockingjay.

Jay Lafferty: Mockingjay

  • Stand-up
  • 10
  • 2pm (1 hour)
  • 17 Aug 2015

Definition mocking: treat with ridicule or contempt, to imitate in fun or derision. Definition jay: a colourful burd with a...   Full listing

Seymour Mace Niche as F*ck!. Seymour Mace.

Seymour Mace Niche as F*ck!

  • Stand-up
  • 7 - 8
  • 2:30pm (1 hour)
  • 6-16, 18-30 Aug 2015

Seymour Mace Niche as F*ck! Here's my hundred words, well ninety one now, make that eighty seven, bugger! Eighty three!...   Full listing

Simon Munnery: And Nothing But. Simon Munnery.

Simon Munnery: And Nothing But

  • Stand-up
  • 9 - 10
  • 3:30pm (1 hour)
  • 6-16, 18-31 Aug 2015

Simon returns once again to what he does, being himself for an hour. He will consider The Absurdity of Houses,...   Full listing

John Scott Presents Dissent. John Scott.

John Scott Presents Dissent

  • Stand-up / satire
  • 7 - 8
  • 4:50pm (1 hour)
  • 6-16, 18-30 Aug 2015

Dissent: noun, def. The holding or expressing of opinions at variance with those commonly or officially held. 'A genuinely gifted...   Full listing

Ria Lina: Taboo Raider. Ria Lina.

Ria Lina: Taboo Raider

  • Stand-up
  • 8
  • 6pm (1 hour)
  • 5, 7-16, 18-30 Aug 2015

Ria's 2014 show School of Riason received award nominations and a commission for BBC Radio 4. This year, Ria's aiming...   Full listing

Alun Cochrane: A Show with a Man in It. Alun Cochrane.

Alun Cochrane: A Show with a Man in It

  • Stand-up
  • 9 - 10
  • 6:30pm (1 hour)
  • 6-16, 18-30 Aug 2015

A man who has jokes. Jokes about manliness, womanliness, hobbies, ageing, fighting, perfume, beards, snoods, feminism, fundamentalism, and hopefully some...   Full listing

Jo Caulfield: Awkward Conversations. Jo Caulfield.

Jo Caulfield: Awkward Conversations

  • Stand-up
  • 9 - 10
  • 8pm (1 hour)
  • 7-16, 18-30 Aug 2015

Brand new show. Award-winning comedian recounts hysterical arguments and embarrassing misunderstandings. Answers she wishes she'd given and things she wishes...   Full listing

Martin Mor: Away Gallivanting. Martin Mor.

Martin Mor: Away Gallivanting

  • Stand-up
  • 7 - 8
  • 8:20pm (1 hour)
  • 7-16, 18-30 Aug 2015

'Gallivanting.' Dictionary definition: go around from one place to another in the pursuit of pleasure or entertainment. That is exactly...   Full listing

Hailey Boyle: Manimal. Hailey Boyle.

Hailey Boyle: Manimal

  • Stand-up
  • 8
  • 9:30pm (1 hour)
  • 18 & 19 Aug 2015

Samuel Johnson said 'He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man'. She...   Full listing

Set List: Stand-Up Without A Net.

Set List: Stand-Up Without A Net

  • Stand-up
  • 12.50
  • 11pm (1 hour)
  • 9, 11-13, 16, 18-20, 23, 25-27, 30 Aug 2015

What if someone else wrote a set list of outrageous and original topics for the world's best stand-up comedians, and...   Full listing

The Stand Late Club.

The Stand Late Club

  • Stand-up
  • 13 - 15
  • 11:30pm (120 mins)
  • 7-8, 14-15, 21-22, 28-29 Aug 2015

'This is late night comedy at its finest' **** (BroadwayBaby.com). Late night comedy at its best. Eight superb showcases from...   Full listing

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