Venue 53: theSpace @ Surgeons' Hall

Shows at this venue in 2017

DROLL.

DROLL

  • Play
  • 8.50 - 13
  • 4-5, 7-12, 14-19 & 21-26 Aug 2017

In 1642, theatre was made illegal. Theatre didn't die. The award-winning Owle Schreame theatre company present a chaotic and semi-improvised...   Full listing

Two Dunnit. Image shows from L to R: Robert Eyers, Louisa Keight.

Two Dunnit

  • 7 - 8.50
  • 14-19 & 21-26 Aug 2017

Life is ordinarily quite reasonable for POIROT - the Penrith Organisation for Investigating the Reasonably Ordinary T (it's a silent...   Full listing

The Glummer Twins.

The Glummer Twins

  • Poetry
  • 9
  • 21-26 Aug 2017

Stand-up poetry from the Beat Generation. The Twins are back to put the 21st century to rights. 'Think Morecambe and...   Full listing

Be Prepared!. Lesley Stone.

Be Prepared!

  • Music / storytelling
  • 10
  • 21-26 Aug 2017

Patrol Leader Lesley Stone absolutely loved being a Girl Guide. In fact, she still does! She shares anarchic anecdotes, candid...   Full listing

Comedy of Errors.

Comedy of Errors

  • Play
  • 7
  • 22-26 Aug 2017

Two pairs of identical twins cause havoc in Shakespeare's hilarious comedy of mistaken identity. Raiser Theatre's vibrant young cast bring...   Full listing

Clowntown.

Clowntown

  • Clown
  • 8
  • 4-5 & 7-19 Aug 2017

'A big hit' (STV). 'Dazzlingly colourful!' (Edinburgh Evening News). Multi-talented Patty and Dandy from Canada's top clown band bring audiences...   Full listing

Flashback.

Flashback

  • 7
  • 4-5 & 7-12 Aug 2017

Fitness has changed over the last four decades. Let me take you back to the start of the 80s when...   Full listing

Funny Bones and Wisdom Teeth. Ray Lowry.

Funny Bones and Wisdom Teeth

  • Stand-up
  • 7
  • 15-19 Aug 2017

Peek through the comedy retro-spectoscope at medicine and dentistry in the 1970s and 80s. In this unashamedly old-school comedy show...   Full listing

All KIDding Aside. Christel Bartelse.

All KIDding Aside

  • Storytelling
  • 10
  • 4-5, 7-12, 14-19 & 21-26 Aug 2017

From four time Canadian Comedy Award nominee and creator of Fringe Hit ONEymoon (***** Victoria Times Colonist ). Time is...   Full listing

The Unaccompanied Minor.

The Unaccompanied Minor

  • 10
  • 4-5, 7-10, 19 & 21-26 Aug 2017

A comedy for anyone who's been single, and then got someone pregnant. When a father finds out his son's mother...   Full listing

Someone Dies at the End.

Someone Dies at the End

  • 8
  • 4-5, 7-12 & 14-19 Aug 2017

In a post-apocalyptic United States, survivors are forced together in an underground bunker. As rations dwindle, tensions build along class...   Full listing

Super Earth.

Super Earth

  • 10
  • 11-12 & 14-18 Aug 2017

When two women are dragged into an underground lair while bombs engulf their city, they dream about getting one last...   Full listing

Womb Raider.

Womb Raider

  • Sketch show / variety
  • 7.50
  • 7-12 Aug 2017

Returning for their 18th show at the Edinburgh Fringe. After six years of sell-out shows, St George's Medics' Revue are...   Full listing

Lord Dismiss Us.

Lord Dismiss Us

  • Play
  • 9
  • 4-12 & 14-26 Aug 2017

A homophobic new headmaster and his devoutly religious wife bring a reign of terror to a boys' boarding school, with...   Full listing

Cream Tea and Incest.

Cream Tea and Incest

  • Play
  • 7
  • 7-13 Aug 2017

Romance! Adventure! Murder! Jeffrey and Eddie must learn the meaning of these words and more in this brand new knockabout...   Full listing

Lunch Girls.

Lunch Girls

  • 7
  • 14-19 Aug 2017

Bee, Dee, Jay and Vee - will they ever do lunch? Dee's a bitch, Jay's in love (but who with?),...   Full listing

The Staff Room.

The Staff Room

  • 10
  • 21-26 Aug 2017

They're teaching our children, but are they teaching the right things? Three young teachers navigate their way through adulthood and...   Full listing

Angels In Erotica.

Angels In Erotica

  • 8
  • 14-26 Aug 2017

Jesus here! Belief in Dad is at an all-time low, but pre-marital sex is at an all-time high. So, He's...   Full listing

Like Blood From A Cheap Cigar.

Like Blood From A Cheap Cigar

  • Play
  • 6 - 8
  • 4-5, 7-19 & 21-26 Aug 2017

Like Blood From a Cheap Cigar is a personal glimpse inside the intense, damaged relationship between George, a past-his-prime bad...   Full listing

North-South Divide. Image shows from L to R: Aydin Isik, Mike McAlpine.

North-South Divide

  • 8
  • 21-26 Aug 2017

It's kicking off all over Europe: on our footy pitches as well as our borders... Oh, in Trump-land too! Seems...   Full listing

A Glass of Nothing.

A Glass of Nothing

  • 9
  • 5 & 7-10 Aug 2017

Frumpy, single and jobless? What else can a twenty-something woman do but gulp a bittersweet glass of nothing? Fizzing with...   Full listing

Sometimes I Adult.

Sometimes I Adult

  • 6
  • 14-19 & 21-26 Aug 2017

Alice's clinically diagnosed OCD keeps her slim, out of debt and germ free! But the rituals holding her together might...   Full listing

My Fanny Valentine.

My Fanny Valentine

  • 10
  • 4-5, 7-12 & 14-19 Aug 2017

Megan was looking forward to her hot date with a doctor. Imagine her disappointment at discovering she'd inadvertently booked an...   Full listing

The Shambles.

The Shambles

  • Improv
  • 7
  • 4-12, 14-19 & 21-26 Aug 2017

The Shambles, York's premier improvised comedy troupe, are back at the Fringe! Bringing you hilarious scenes, songs and games based...   Full listing

All Cashed In.

All Cashed In

  • Music
  • 8
  • 4-5, 7-12, 14-19 & 21-26 Aug 2017

From Memphis to Folsom Prison to... Glasgow? This unusual story unfolds with the familiar calm bass baritone, crooning Walk the...   Full listing

Paul Williams: Summertime Love. Paul Williams.

Paul Williams: Summertime Love

  • Stand-up / music
  • 6
  • 4, 6-11, 14-18 & 21-25 Aug 2017

The summer is coming. You know what that means: beaches, bathing suits and boys (or girls depending on your sexual...   Full listing