2019 Edinburgh Fringe

Stand Up with Janine Harouni (Please Remain Seated)

  • Comedy (60 minutes)
Stand Up with Janine Harouni (Please Remain Seated). Janine Harouni

Janine's father is a lifelong New Yorker and son of Middle-Eastern immigrants. He's also an avid Donald Trump supporter. Attempting to reconcile those things makes for one tense Sunday dinner. Catch multi award-winning newcomer Janine Harouni in her debut show about standing up for what you believe in, even if you have to do it really nicely. Winner: Laughing Horse New Act of the Year 2018 and 1/3 of award-winning sketch trio Muriel. Seen/heard on Comedy Central, Comic Relief, BBC Three, and BBC Radio Four. 'Brilliant' (Chortle). **** (Evening Standard). **** (Skinny).

Featuring

Performances

Date Time Venue
31st Jul 17:45 Pleasance Courtyard (Bunker Three)
1st Aug 17:45 Pleasance Courtyard (Bunker Three)
2nd Aug 17:45 Pleasance Courtyard (Bunker Three)
3rd Aug 17:45 Pleasance Courtyard (Bunker Three)
4th Aug 17:45 Pleasance Courtyard (Bunker Three)
5th Aug 17:45 Pleasance Courtyard (Bunker Three)
6th Aug 17:45 Pleasance Courtyard (Bunker Three)
7th Aug 17:45 Pleasance Courtyard (Bunker Three)
8th Aug 17:45 Pleasance Courtyard (Bunker Three)
9th Aug 17:45 Pleasance Courtyard (Bunker Three)
10th Aug 17:45 Pleasance Courtyard (Bunker Three)
11th Aug 17:45 Pleasance Courtyard (Bunker Three)
12th Aug 17:45 Pleasance Courtyard (Bunker Three)
14th Aug 17:45 Pleasance Courtyard (Bunker Three)
15th Aug 17:45 Pleasance Courtyard (Bunker Three)
16th Aug 17:45 Pleasance Courtyard (Bunker Three)
17th Aug 17:45 Pleasance Courtyard (Bunker Three)
18th Aug 17:45 Pleasance Courtyard (Bunker Three)
19th Aug 17:45 Pleasance Courtyard (Bunker Three)
20th Aug 17:45 Pleasance Courtyard (Bunker Three)
21st Aug 17:45 Pleasance Courtyard (Bunker Three)
22nd Aug 17:45 Pleasance Courtyard (Bunker Three)
23rd Aug 17:45 Pleasance Courtyard (Bunker Three)
24th Aug 17:45 Pleasance Courtyard (Bunker Three)
25th Aug 17:45 Pleasance Courtyard (Bunker Three)

Reviews

Press articles

Amused Moose Comedy Award 2019 winners

Janine Harouni, Archie Henderson and Liam Withnail have won prizes in the Amused Moose Comedy Awards 2019.

British Comedy Guide, 22nd August 2019

50 best jokes from Edinburgh Fringe 2019's shows

As the festival enters its final days, we round up the funniest gags on offer this year.

Alice Jones, i Newspaper, 22nd August 2019

Edinburgh Comedy Awards shortlist 2019

The nominees for the Edinburgh Comedy Awards 2019 have been revealed.

British Comedy Guide, 21st August 2019

Amused Moose Comedy Award 2019 shortlist

Aaron Simmonds, Archie Henderson, James McNicholas, Janine Harouni, Liam Withnail, Paul F Taylor and Stephen Buchanan have been shortlisted for the Amused Moose Comedy Award 2019.

British Comedy Guide, 18th August 2019

The Scotsman critics' best comedy shows to see

This is a comprehensive list of the best comedy shows at this year's Fringe so that your time and money really is all but guaranteed to pay dividends in belly laughs, groans and fits of giggles.

Ross McIndoe, The Scotsman, 18th August 2019

Janine Harouni interview

Rows with my Trump-supporting dad and other gags.

Dominic Maxwell, The Times, 12th August 2019

Edinburgh Comedy Awards 2019: best newcomer predictions

New sponsor, new comedy! Digital TV channel Dave is sponsoring the Edinburgh Comedy Awards for the first time this year. So they, as well as the rest of us hungry humour vampires, must be on the look out for new comedy blood.

Bruce Dessau, Beyond The Joke, 12th August 2019

Edinburgh festival 2019: the shows we recommend

Plan your schedule with our roundup of top shows, ordered by start time.

The Guardian, 12th August 2019

The festival's 10 best comedy acts chosen by comedians

Britain's top comedians including Katherine Ryan, Frankie Boyle, Romesh Ranganathan share their tips for this year's unmissable stand-ups.

Alice Jones, i Newspaper, 2nd August 2019

Our top ten picks of Edinburgh Fringe 2019

Picking which shows to see at The Edinburgh Fringe can be very overwhelming, so we've chosen our Top Ten Picks of the Fringe 2019 to help you out! You're welcome.

2Northdown, 2nd August 2019

Janine Harouni: interview

Accomplished actor and one third of sketch troupe Muriel tells us that compromise and empathy are the way forward in these highly divisive times.

Marissa Burgess, The List, 24th July 2019

Comedy picks

Jay Richardson selects the very very best from across the comedy programme.

Jay Richardson, Fest Mag, 21st July 2019

I talk to Janine Harouni

"Stand-up is just a curation of all your funniest stories condensed into one hour."

Elliot Gonzalez, I Talk Telly, 19th July 2019

Edinburgh Fringe 2019: Comedy writers' picks

Ahead of this year's Edinburgh Fringe, some of our comedy writers pick out their highlights.

Yasmin Hackett, Thomas Hamill, Charlie Ralph, Rob Young, James McColl, and Johnny Owens, The Skinny, 18th July 2019

Comedy picks at the 2019 Edinburgh Festival Fringe

A total of 30 funny shows in August from stand-up, sketch, double-acts, impressionists and talking foxes.

Brian Donaldson, The List, 17th July 2019

Fringe Q&A: New York comedian Janine Harouni

New Yorker Janine Harouni is swapping the Big Apple for Auld Reekie as she prepares for her debut hour at the Edinburgh Fringe.

Ross Crae, The Sunday Post, 16th July 2019

American comedians to watch in Edinburgh

Dominic Maxwell selects some American comedians to watch at the Fringe.

Dominic Maxwell, The Sunday Times, 27th June 2019

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