Venue 14: Gilded Balloon Teviot

Gilded Balloon.

Shows at this venue

A Midsummer Night's DROLL.

A Midsummer Night's DROLL

  • Play
  • 8 - 9
  • 31 Jul; 1-12 & 14-26 Aug 2019

Award-winning Fringe favourites The Owle Schreame return with a wild, rough, raucous and ridiculous reimagining; a version of [l]A Midsummer...   Full listing

White Girls.

White Girls

  • Play
  • 8 - 9
  • 31 Jul; 1-7, 9-19 & 21-26 Aug 2019

Two girls go on a journey. They want to annoy their Tory parents. They want to make a difference. But...   Full listing

Meddlin' Kids. Image shows from L to R: Jade Franks, Will Bicknell-Found, Tigerlily Hutchinson, Daniel Bishop, Katie Devey, Harry Balden, Angnelle Groombridge, Mariam Abdel-Razek, Josh Loyd.

Meddlin' Kids

  • Character / sketch show
  • 6 - 8
  • 31 Jul; 1-12 & 14-26 Aug 2019

Meddlin' Kids, the beloved kids show about four mystery-solving teens and their infamous dog, has run for 26 seasons. The...   Full listing

Funny in Real Life.

Funny in Real Life

  • Storytelling
  • 8.50 - 9.50
  • 1-18 Aug 2019

A stand-up comedian sees his world fall apart when his wife decides he can no longer mention her onstage. Should...   Full listing

Down with the Poetry King!.

Down with the Poetry King!

  • Poetry
  • 8 - 9
  • 31 Jul; 1-18 Aug 2019

Award-winning silliness and choose-your-own-adventure poems for the whole family as you work to transform your writing skills. Featuring odes to...   Full listing

Ogg 'n' Ugg 'n' Dogg.

Ogg 'n' Ugg 'n' Dogg

  • Play
  • 9 - 10
  • 31 Jul; 1-6, 8-13, 15-20 & 22-26 Aug 2019

Hail Ogg 'n' Ugg! Heroes! And ta so much for inventing the dog. Don't miss this mind-boggling tale of how...   Full listing

Richard Stott: Right Hand Man. Richard Stott.

Richard Stott: Right Hand Man

  • Storytelling
  • 8.50 - 9.50
  • 31 Jul; 1-11 & 13-26 Aug 2019

A debut show from a comedian who was born with Poland Syndrome making him lopsided with a misshapen hand. Following...   Full listing

Jew...ish.

Jew...ish

  • Play
  • 9.50 - 10.50
  • 31 Jul; 1-11, 13-19 & 21-26 Aug 2019

'We can't stay together, you thought the Gaza Strip was a burlesque act!' Jew...ish is a pitch-black, romantic comedy about...   Full listing

Hughie.

Hughie

  • Play
  • 13.50 - 14.50
  • 31 Jul; 1-11 & 13-29 Aug 2019

Comedians Theatre Company presents this rare one-act play which illustrates how our lives are shaped by the people we meet....   Full listing

Agatha Is Missing!. Prudence Wright Jones.

Agatha Is Missing!

  • Play
  • 10 - 11
  • 31 Jul; 1-11 & 13-26 Aug 2019

Sold-out show in 2018! Agatha Christie is missing, and ace detective, Miss Clarissa Marbles, still needs your help in solving...   Full listing

Happily Never After.

Happily Never After

  • Improv
  • 10.50 - 11.50
  • 31 Jul; 1-12 & 14-26 Aug 2019

A twisted, gothic musical tale inspired by Tim Burton and the Brothers Grimm. Starting with your spooky suggestion, these award-winning...   Full listing

Shattered. Diana Varco.

Shattered

  • Storytelling
  • 10 - 11
  • 31 Jul; 1-12, 14-19 & 21-26 Aug 2019

In third grade, Diana Varco kicked her crush in the crotch and her relationship with the male sex didn't improve...   Full listing

Rich Wilson: Death Becomes Him. Rich Wilson.

Rich Wilson: Death Becomes Him

  • Stand-up
  • 8 - 10
  • 31 Jul; 1-25 Aug 2019

'Woke, feminist, geezer' (List). Best International Act 2018, NZ Comedy Festival. We're sorry to announce that award-winning stand up comedian,...   Full listing

Alison Spittle: Mother of God. Alison Spittle.

Alison Spittle: Mother of God

  • Stand-up
  • 10 - 11
  • 31 Jul; 1-12 & 14-26 Aug 2019

It's 2001, the world has changed irreparably and somewhere in the middle of Ireland, a girl fights for the meaty...   Full listing

The Dark Room (for Kids!). John Robertson.

The Dark Room (for Kids!)

  • Multimedia / improv
  • 10 - 11
  • 31 Jul; 1-24 Aug 2019

You and your family are stuck inside a live-action video game! How will you escape?! Will you: A) Find light...   Full listing

Juliette Burton: Defined. Juliette Burton.

Juliette Burton: Defined

  • Stand-up / multimedia
  • 10 - 11
  • 31 Jul; 1-11 & 13-25 Aug 2019

Award-winning comedian Juliette is full of contradictions: pessimistic optimist? Introverted extrovert? Successful failure? Masculine or feminine? Happy or sad? Mentally...   Full listing

Bowjangles: Excalibow.

Bowjangles: Excalibow

  • Music
  • 10 - 12
  • 1-7 Aug 2019

Spirit of the Fringe Award winners return! This is a string quartet that can really play. They dance whilst they...   Full listing

Notflix: Originals.

Notflix: Originals

  • Improv
  • 11.50 - 12.50
  • 31 Jul; 2-26 Aug 2019

The "Spice Girls of improv" return for a fourth triumphant year in their five-star, sell-out, totally improvised musical comedy Notflix....   Full listing

Scott Gibson: White Noise. Scott Gibson.

Scott Gibson: White Noise

  • Storytelling / stand-up
  • 10.50 - 11.50
  • 31 Jul; 1-26 Aug 2019

Scott Gibson, Glasgow's critically-acclaimed and award-winning son, returns to the Fringe with a brand new hour of darkly comedic storytelling....   Full listing

Jay Lafferty: Jammy. Jay Lafferty.

Jay Lafferty: Jammy

  • 10 - 11
  • 31 Jul; 1-18 & 20-26 Aug 2019

How important is luck in life? After a rollercoaster few years with more ups and downs than the Olympic Trampoline...   Full listing

Richard Fry: O Starry Night. Richard Fry.

Richard Fry: O Starry Night

  • Storytelling / stand-up
  • 10 - 11
  • 31 Jul; 1-26 Aug 2019

Following an epiphany in the Van Gogh Museum, Fry takes a twisted wander through art history. Can a painting soothe...   Full listing

MARVELus: Awww Snap!. Image shows from L to R: Javier Jarquin, Gary Tro.

MARVELus: Awww Snap!

  • Improv / sketch show
  • 10.50 - 11.50
  • 31 Jul; 1-11 & 13-26 Aug 2019

'Their versions of the Marvel films might even be better' ****½ (fb.com/EdinburghCultureReview). MARVEL-themed comedy of power stone proportions. Superhero landing...   Full listing

Hal Cruttenden: Chubster. Hal Cruttenden.

Hal Cruttenden: Chubster

  • Stand-up
  • 13 - 15
  • 31 Jul; 2-14 Aug 2019

Last year's smash hit show is back (and slightly updated) by popular demand. Hal has literally filled our screens on...   Full listing

John Pendal: Monster. John Pendal.

John Pendal: Monster

  • Storytelling
  • 10 - 11
  • 31 Jul; 1-15, 17-22 & 24-26 Aug 2019

The critically acclaimed storyteller and stand-up comedian returns with a show about sex and sexuality, which laughs in the face...   Full listing

Mark Nelson: Brexit Wounds. Mark Nelson.

Mark Nelson: Brexit Wounds

  • Stand-up
  • 12 - 14.50
  • 31 Jul; 1-18 & 20-25 Aug 2019

Having barely survived his car exploding on a motorway, Nelson isn't exactly about to pussyfoot around the political car crashes...   Full listing

Zoe Lyons: Entry Level Human. Zoe Lyons.

Zoe Lyons: Entry Level Human

  • Stand-up
  • 12.50 - 14
  • 7-21 Aug 2019

Zoe brings her smash-hit, total sell-out show back to the Fringe with a crop of quick-fire observational gags, delivered with...   Full listing

John Robertson: The Dark Room. John Robertson.

John Robertson: The Dark Room

  • Multimedia
  • 10.50 - 11.50
  • 31 Jul; 1-24 Aug 2019

'Watching audiences tackle the challenge and fail is one of the funniest sights around, don't miss it' (Daily Telegraph). The...   Full listing

Leo Kearse: Transgressive. Leo Kearse.

Leo Kearse: Transgressive

  • Stand-up
  • 12 - 13
  • 31 Jul; 1-25 Aug 2019

Leo's previous show Right-Wing Comedian was banned from venues following allegations of transphobia, despite being written with a transwoman he...   Full listing

Holly Morgan: Is a Witch. Get Her!. Holly Morgan.

Holly Morgan: Is a Witch. Get Her!

  • Cabaret / music
  • 10.50 - 11.50
  • 31 Jul; 1-11 & 13-26 Aug 2019

Witches be trippin'. Witches be cray. Witches be just nice old ladies who live independently in a woodland retreat. Joined...   Full listing

Baba Brinkman's Rap Guide To.... Baba Brinkman.

Baba Brinkman's Rap Guide To...

  • Music / storytelling
  • 10.50 - 11.50
  • 15-21 & 23-26 Aug 2019

Evolution premiered in 2009 and won a Scotsman Fringe First award: 'Intelligent, informative, and hugely entertaining' (Chortle.co.uk). Religion was a...   Full listing

MOTHER. Image shows from L to R: Laura Curnick, Jack Mosedale.

MOTHER

  • Sketch show
  • 10.50 - 11.50
  • 31 Jul; 1-13 & 15-26 Aug 2019

Low-brow, high-camp sketch comedy duo MOTHER make their Fringe debut with an unapologetically hilarious hour of trashy treasure. From tactless...   Full listing

Russian Roulette.

Russian Roulette

  • Improv
  • 10 - 11
  • 31 Jul; 1-11 & 13-26 Aug 2019

Ahh, Russia! Home of words! Home of books and plays! Home of Tolstoy, Dostoyevsky, Checkov, Brezhnev, Gogol! Russian literature is...   Full listing

FootDarks.

FootDarks

  • Stand-up
  • 10 - 11
  • 31 Jul; 1-18 & 20 Aug 2019

Half of young people in British prisons are BME (Black/Minority Ethnic). Political commentators say this is a gross indictment of...   Full listing

Late'n'Live.

Late'n'Live

  • Stand-up
  • 12.50 - 16
  • 2-26 Aug 2019

The original, wildest and latest of the late-night comedy shows is back for its 33rd year, showcasing unadulterated comedy mayhem...   Full listing