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 2017

Fern Brady: Suffer, Fools!. Fern Brady.

Fern Brady: Suffer, Fools!

  • Stand-up
  • 10
  • 12:05pm (1 hour)
  • 2, 4-13, 16-27 Aug 2017

Following two shows that sold out through word of mouth alone, Scottish comedian Fern is back for another Scottish hour....   Full listing

Michael Legge: Jerk. Michael Legge.

Michael Legge: Jerk

  • Stand-up
  • 9
  • 1:20pm (1 hour)
  • 3-13, 15-27 Aug 2017

An afternoon's light entertainment with Michael Legge on the harpsichord. Sixty minutes of harpsichord classics including Bach's Minuet in G...   Full listing

I Want an Irish Passport!.

I Want an Irish Passport!

  • Stand-up
  • 8 - 9
  • 2:35pm (1 hour)
  • 2, 4-13, 15-27 Aug 2017

Everyone wants an Irish Passport but what does being Irish really mean? Is there more than just drinking and the...   Full listing

Simon Munnery: Renegade Plumber. Simon Munnery.

Simon Munnery: Renegade Plumber

  • Stand-up
  • 12
  • 3:20pm (1 hour)
  • 3-13, 15-28 Aug 2017

'One of the most tirelessly silly stalwarts of the Fringe' (Time Out) provides tales of plumbing woes and his attempts...   Full listing

NightDanger: Dance Hard. Image shows from L to R: Phil Nichol, Tony Law.

NightDanger: Dance Hard

  • 10
  • 3:30pm (1 hour)
  • 14 Aug 2017

Take a deep breath, purse your lips, blow as hard as you can. Feel that? That's NightDanger. Hold your neck,...   Full listing

Fred MacAulay: IndyFred2. Fred MacAulay.

Fred MacAulay: IndyFred2

  • Stand-up
  • 15
  • 8:05pm (1 hour)
  • 2, 4-13, 15-17, 20-27 Aug 2017

For some comedians, Edinburgh Fringe is an annual pilgrimage to the largest comedy festival in the world. For Fred, it's...   Full listing

Bona Fide.

Bona Fide

  • Stand-up
  • 10
  • 9:20pm (1 hour)
  • 14 Aug 2017

Bona Fide asks the cream of Edinburgh Fringe 2017's comics to prove their worth by performing material specifically written for...   Full listing

Barry Crimmins: Atlas's Knees. Barry Crimmins.

Barry Crimmins: Atlas's Knees

  • Stand-up / satire
  • 12
  • 9:40pm (1 hour)
  • 15-27 Aug 2017

Legendary American political satirist and activist takes you on an emotional, intellectual journey that has audiences sobbing with both laughter...   Full listing

Political Animal.

Political Animal

  • Satire
  • 12
  • 11:20pm (80 mins)
  • 15-17, 22-24 Aug 2017

The Fringe's only, and possibly best, long-running political stand-up gig returns to The Stand to bark at the planet's hottest...   Full listing

The Stand Late Club.

The Stand Late Club

  • Stand-up
  • 15
  • 11:45pm (120 mins)
  • 4-5, 11-12, 18-19, 25-26 Aug 2017

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