Venue 170: The Counting House

Free Festival.

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After a year away, The Counting House is a Free Venue again, celebrating its 10th free year at the Fringe.

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Shows at this venue

Show Up, Kids!.

Show Up, Kids!

  • Free
  • Noon (55 mins)
  • 2-14, 16-21, 23-26 Aug 2018

If the main attraction doesn't show up, the kids still want to see a comedy show! So Pete's gonna make...   Full listing

Sarah Iles: Ghosted. Sarah Iles.

Sarah Iles: Ghosted

  • Stand-Up / storytelling
  • Free
  • 12:05pm (50 mins)
  • 2-14, 16-26 Aug 2018

A fun stand-up show where comedian Sarah Iles invites you to her life of trying to date after 12 years...   Full listing

A Piece of Cake!.

A Piece of Cake!

  • Stand-Up
  • Free
  • 12:15pm (1 hour)
  • 2-12, 14-26 Aug 2018

Free cakes and laughs! What could be better? This is a lovely show that's all about having a nice time...   Full listing

Grandma's Gonna Kill Us.

Grandma's Gonna Kill Us

  • Play
  • Free
  • 1:45pm (55 mins)
  • 2-19 Aug 2018

In Grandma's creepy house, deep in the creepy woods, there is a book that's, well... a bit creepy. It might...   Full listing

Stand-Up Philosophy - Free.

Stand-Up Philosophy - Free

  • Stand-Up
  • Free
  • 3pm (1 hour)
  • 2-26 Aug 2018

Bored of mindless comedy shows? Then come to Stand-Up Philosophy. It's like stand-up comedy - only it's philosophical. Each day,...   Full listing

Sofie Hagen Tries Something. Sofie Hagen.

Sofie Hagen Tries Something

  • Stand-Up
  • Free
  • 3:30pm (1 hour)
  • 2-5, 8-12, 15-19, 22-26 Aug 2018

Hi. Each day I will be doing something different. A work-in-progress stand-up show, a live recording of my podcast Made...   Full listing

Charmian Hughes - Bra Trek. Charmian Hughes.

Charmian Hughes - Bra Trek

  • Stand-Up
  • Free
  • 3:35pm (1 hour)
  • 2-12, 14-26 Aug 2018

Bra as metaphwoar! Life can make us all outsiders through its conspiracy of myths and fairy tales. Bust out of...   Full listing

Show Up. Peter Michael Marino.

Show Up

  • Stand-Up
  • Free
  • 4:45pm (1 hour)
  • 2-14, 16-21, 23-26 Aug 2018

The critically acclaimed Edinburgh Fringe 2017 improvised solo comedy about your crazy life returns! From the New York City comic...   Full listing

Tri-Nations Comedy.

Tri-Nations Comedy

  • Stand-Up
  • Free
  • 4:50pm (50 mins)
  • 2-6, 8-13, 15-20, 22-26 Aug 2018

Three headline comedians from different countries battle each other with their best gags to win the audience vote. With different...   Full listing

Frank Lavender: Gotta Laugh. Gareth Joyner.

Frank Lavender: Gotta Laugh

  • Stand-Up
  • Free
  • 6pm (1 hour)
  • 2-17, 19-26 Aug 2018

Following his mother's tragic death (freak accident with a Bic Razor), the misogyny apologist and comedian par excellent presents his...   Full listing

Brett Blake: Reckless. Brett Blake.

Brett Blake: Reckless

  • Stand-Up
  • Free
  • 6:30pm (50 mins)
  • 2-6, 8-13, 15-20, 22-26 Aug 2018

People call Brett reckless, but he wouldn't know because he's too busy getting kicked off reality TV shows, representing himself...   Full listing

Strictly Carl Donnelly!. Carl Donnelly.

Strictly Carl Donnelly!

  • Stand-Up
  • Free
  • 6:45pm (1 hour)
  • 2-12, 14-26 Aug 2018

Join this 'observational genius' (Guardian) for his 10th solo show! In 10 years he's been married, divorced, happy, depressed and...   Full listing

Dave Chawner: Mental. Dave Chawner.

Dave Chawner: Mental

  • Stand-Up
  • Free
  • 7:20pm (1 hour)
  • 2-26 Aug 2018

A show about mental health (rather than mental illness). As seen on BBC, ITV and Channel 4. As heard on...   Full listing

Ethnic Cleansing - Ruven Govender. Ruven Govender.

Ethnic Cleansing - Ruven Govender

  • Stand-Up
  • Free
  • 8:35pm (50 mins)
  • 2-6, 8-13, 15-20, 22-26 Aug 2018

One of the funniest Indian comedians in Australia brings you an hour of brilliant ethnic based comedy. 'Punchline power' ****...   Full listing

Match.

Match

  • Clown
  • Free
  • 9:15pm (55 mins)
  • 2-15 Aug 2018

Self-proclaimed "love expert" and award-winning clown Kiva Murphy brings you on an absurd journey about the crazy things people do...   Full listing

Tetchy (Work in Progress). Kate Lucas.

Tetchy (Work in Progress)

  • Cabaret / music
  • Free
  • 10:15pm (40 mins)
  • 2-11, 13-26 Aug 2018

The whole world is on edge. Everybody's had enough and we've never been so quick to judge and easy to...   Full listing

The Piece.

The Piece

  • Free
  • 11:05pm (1 hour)
  • 2-14, 16-26 Aug 2018

The Piece is an immersive, glow-in-the-dark experience that spoofs immersive, glow-in-the-dark experiences. It's about a performer trying to put on...   Full listing

Electric Frog.

Electric Frog

  • Free
  • 12:15am (40 mins)
  • 2-25 Aug 2018

Join Dr Electric-Hogg, Dark Master of Dada, in this offbeat production of his career retrospective as his interviewer (his hapless...   Full listing

Comedy Queers / Free Festival.

Comedy Queers / Free Festival

  • Stand-Up
  • Free
  • 12:45am (1 hour)
  • 2-26 Aug 2018

A raucous late night show offering a fabulous selection of the most outrageous queer performers from across the Fringe. If...   Full listing

Diamond Comedy Club.

Diamond Comedy Club

  • Stand-Up
  • Free
  • 1am (1 hour)
  • 2-26 Aug 2018

The Diamond Comedy Club is bringing some of the freshest voices in stand-up comedy to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe for...   Full listing

Late-Night LOLs.

Late-Night LOLs

  • Stand-Up
  • Free
  • 1:30am (1 hour)
  • 3-26 Aug 2018

Going to bed so soon? But the night has just begun! Enjoy some Late-Night LOLs with some of the best...   Full listing