Venue 7: The Stand's New Town Theatre

  • Freemasons' Hall, 96 George Street, EH2 3DH
  • 0131 220 0143


Home to quality, professional, UK and international performing arts. It is situated in the beautifully and lavishly decorated Freemasons Hall built in 1913, on the elegant George Street, between Assembly Rooms and International Book Festival. Most beautiful Fringe venue with well-equipped and comfortable theatres. Winner of Best Fringe Venue, Edinburgh Spotlight.

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Shows at this venue

Billy Bremner and Me. Philip Differ.

Billy Bremner and Me

  • Storytelling
  • 12
  • 1:45pm (1 hour)
  • 1 & 3-13 Aug 2018

A schoolboy's dream. To be a professional footballer, to play at the highest level, to represent his country and to...   Full listing

Imran Yusuf: Saint, Sinner, Sufi. Imran Yusuf.

Imran Yusuf: Saint, Sinner, Sufi

  • Stand-Up
  • 10
  • 5:30pm (1 hour)
  • 2-5, 7-12, 15-19 & 21-26 Aug 2018

Everyone is offended, everyone is a victim, no one is happy. A show for bleeding heart liberals and angry disenfranchised...   Full listing

The Five-Thirty Cabaret.

The Five-Thirty Cabaret

  • Cabaret / variety
  • 6
  • 5:30pm (1 hour)
  • 3-26 Aug 2018

The perfect appetiser for your early evening on the Fringe. A near sell-out, Five-Thirty Cabaret presents a fast-paced variety show...   Full listing

The Best of Irish Comedy.

The Best of Irish Comedy

  • Stand-Up
  • 12
  • 6:35pm (70 mins)
  • 3-26 Aug 2018

Ireland's finest under one roof. Excellent value Celtic showcase featuring four top comics for the price of one. Fringe institution...   Full listing

Yer Tea's Oot!.

Yer Tea's Oot!

  • Music
  • Free
  • 7:20pm (1 hour)
  • 15 Aug 2018

As we say round here: 'If they drap the bomb, yer tea's oot!'. A cabaret evening of top entertainment that...   Full listing

Dylan Moran: Dr Cosmos. Dylan Moran.

Dylan Moran: Dr Cosmos

  • Stand-Up
  • 17.50
  • 7:30pm (1 hour)
  • 14-19 & 22-26 Aug 2018

BAFTA and Perrier award-winning comedian Dylan Moran brings his brand-new show, Dr Cosmos to the Edinburgh Fringe before embarking on...   Full listing

Benefit in Aid of MS.

Benefit in Aid of MS

  • Stand-Up
  • 15
  • 9:10pm (70 mins)
  • 8 Aug 2018

Incredible comics come together, donating their time for free, whilst fundraising for MS charities. Over 11, 000 people in Scotland...   Full listing

The Bugle Live. Andy Zaltzman.

The Bugle Live

  • Satire
  • 15
  • 9:10pm (70 mins)
  • 15 & 22 Aug 2018

Two live editions of the globally popular topical podcast. Hosted by Andy Zaltzman, with guests from around the world, The...   Full listing

Bubble And Squeeze. Image shows from L to R: Jet Black Pearl, Louis Pearl.

Bubble And Squeeze

  • Cabaret / magic
  • 10
  • 10:20pm (1 hour)
  • 15-26 Aug 2018

People think bubbles are for little kids. Not anymore! Bubble and Squeeze is the bubble show for grown-ups the world...   Full listing

Bona Fide.

Bona Fide

  • Stand-Up
  • 10
  • 10:30pm (80 mins)
  • 3-10 Aug 2018

Bona Fide asks the cream of Edinburgh Fringe 2018's comics to prove their worth by performing material specifically written for...   Full listing