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 2016

Big Bite-Size Breakfast Show.

Big Bite-Size Breakfast Show

  • Play
  • 12 - 50
  • 3-15, 17-22 & 24-29 Aug 2016

Good morning Edinburgh! Three funny, eccentric, thought-provoking menus of Bite-Size Plays with free coffee, croissant, strawberries! Great writers UK/international. Award-winning...   Full listing

Children And Animals.

Children And Animals

  • 8 - 10
  • 3-14 & 16-29 Aug 2016

The hotel at night: a couple in endless competition for affection and attention. They wait, with £200 cash, for player...   Full listing

Audible Presents.

Audible Presents

  • Free
  • 5-7, 12-14, 19-21 & 26-28 Aug 2016

Audible presents a series of completely free live performances and special guest appearances, celebrating the best of spoken word comedy....   Full listing

Live at the Pleasance.

Live at the Pleasance

  • Free
  • 10-11, 17-18 & 24-25 Aug 2016

In a free live broadcast where anything could happen, join some very special guest hosts as they meet the Fringe's...   Full listing

Nel Play.

Nel Play

  • Play
  • 10
  • 3-14 & 16-29 Aug 2016

'A love song to imagination' (Plymouth Herald). Meet Nel: a foley artist. She brings films to life through sound. In...   Full listing

Often Onstage.

Often Onstage

  • Play
  • 11
  • 3-14, 16-21 & 23-26 Aug 2016

Often Onstage is an offbeat facetious romp that explores the ins and outs of the stage through the medium of...   Full listing

Epic Love and Pop Songs.

Epic Love and Pop Songs

  • Play
  • 7.50 - 10
  • 3-14 & 16-29 Aug 2016

Remember your best friend? No, the other one. The one that liked to lie. Maybe it's time they 'fessed up....   Full listing

James Veitch: Game Face. James Veitch.

James Veitch: Game Face

  • Stand-up
  • 8 - 11
  • 3-14 & 16-29 Aug 2016

Responsible for the fastest ever TED Talk to reach over two million views in the history of TED, James returns...   Full listing

Boris: World King.

Boris: World King

  • 12.50 - 13.50
  • 3-9, 11-16, 18-23 & 25-29 Aug 2016

The thinking man's idiot returns following Brexit victory/defeat (delete as applicable). 'Nails his blustery charm and the steely way he...   Full listing

Fast Fringe.

Fast Fringe

  • Variety / stand-up
  • 6.50 - 10
  • 3-27 Aug 2016

So many comedians, so little time! Twelve top comedy and variety acts perform ridiculously short sets in one furiously fast-paced...   Full listing

Des Bishop: Grey Matters. Des Bishop.

Des Bishop: Grey Matters

  • Stand-up
  • 10 - 13
  • 3-14 & 16-28 Aug 2016

One of Ireland's most successful comedians is back in Edinburgh with a show about getting older. Shocked by turning 40,...   Full listing

Max & Ivan: Our Story.

Max & Ivan: Our Story

  • Sketch show / storytelling
  • 9 - 12.50
  • 3-14 & 16-28 Aug 2016

It's time to get personal. In an extraordinary true story, Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Award nominees Max & Ivan (BBC Two's...   Full listing

Sarah Callaghan: 24. Sarah Callaghan.

Sarah Callaghan: 24

  • Stand-up
  • 6 - 12
  • 3-14 & 16-28 Aug 2016

Change your life in 24 hours? A journey of a thousand miles starts with a single cliche. Award-winning stand-up, Malcolm...   Full listing

Comedy Reserve at the Dome.

Comedy Reserve at the Dome

  • Stand-up
  • 7.50 - 9.50
  • 3-14, 16-21 & 23-29 Aug 2016

Catch four of the best new acts on the comedy circuit in the twelfth year of the Pleasance Comedy Reserve,...   Full listing

Marcel Lucont's Whine List. Alexis Dubus.

Marcel Lucont's Whine List

  • Stand-up
  • 9 - 12
  • 3-14 & 16-28 Aug 2016

Winner - Chortle Award 2015. Winner - Best Comedy, Fringe World 2013. The finest flâneur at the Fringe brings a...   Full listing

Police Cops.

Police Cops

  • 9 - 12
  • 3-16, 18-23 & 25-28 Aug 2016

Winner: Stage Award for Acting Excellence 2015. Winner: Brighton Fringe Award 2015. Winner: Pulse Festival Suitcase Award 2015. Winner: Vault's...   Full listing

Best of HUB.

Best of HUB

  • Stand-up
  • 5
  • 11, 18 & 25 Aug 2016

HUB is back in Edinburgh with a weekly line-up of brilliant acts! Catch the sell-out, smash-hit comedy night, with some...   Full listing

We Are Ian.

We Are Ian

  • Play / clown
  • 7.50 - 10
  • 3-14 & 16-28 Aug 2016

1989. Manchester. A frenzy of drugs, beats and bucket hats. Illegal raves. Acid parties. Just jumping up and down in...   Full listing