Venue 17: Assembly George Square Studios

Assembly Festival.

Shows at this venue

Guys, Dolls and Pies.

Guys, Dolls and Pies

  • Play
  • 13 - 15
  • 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 14, 16, 18, 20, 22 & 24 Aug 2019

Damon Runyon's brilliant Broadway Stories became Guys and Dolls. Here, two of his finest, Johnny One Eye and [i]A Piece...   Full listing

Girl Scouts vs Aliens.

Girl Scouts vs Aliens

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

Get ready for the greatest low-fi sci-fi comedy adventure on Earth! Our four teen heroes are on their last ever...   Full listing

Shaving The Dead. Image shows from L to R: Owen O'Neill, Guy Masterson, Alan McKee, Simon Nehan.

Shaving The Dead

  • Play
  • 13 - 15
  • 1-12 & 14-25 Aug 2019

Eurig and Connor rely on death for a living but even that has let them down. Charles Sterling's corpse offers...   Full listing

Brendan Galileo for Europe. Fionn Foley.

Brendan Galileo for Europe

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

Brendan Galileo is determined to make his mark on Irish political life and save the local school of music from...   Full listing

Aboriginal Comedy Allstars. Image shows from L to R: Stephanie Tisdell, Kevin Kropinyeri, Andy Saunders.

Aboriginal Comedy Allstars

  • Stand-up / storytelling
  • 11 - 12
  • 31 Jul; 1-26 Aug 2019

From the oldest culture on earth comes the freshest, fiercest and funniest stand-up around. Cheeky, loud, black and proud, featuring...   Full listing

Cally Beaton: Invisible. Cally Beaton.

Cally Beaton: Invisible

  • Stand-up / storytelling
  • 9 - 11
  • 31 Jul; 1-12 & 14-25 Aug 2019

Invisible is an unflinching, hilarious and unexpected insight into life at an age when the world ghosts you. Cally recalls...   Full listing

30 Minutes Musical Roulette.

30 Minutes Musical Roulette

  • Music
  • 11 - 12
  • 1-13 & 15-25 Aug 2019

Your favourite movies - musicalised! And you choose! Top Gun, Die Hard or Jurassic Park from the critically acclaimed Los...   Full listing

Jessie Cave: Sunrise. Jessie Cave.

Jessie Cave: Sunrise

  • 14 - 16
  • 14-25 Aug 2019

Dating again after a complex break-up, Jessie is trying to get her personal life in order - before her kids...   Full listing

Sam Taunton: It's Nice, It's Modern. Sam Taunton.

Sam Taunton: It's Nice, It's Modern

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

Winner: Pinder Prize, 2019 Melbourne International Comedy Festival. The Edinburgh debut from one of Australia's most exciting comedians. I'm a...   Full listing

Nath Valvo: I'm Happy for You. Nath Valvo.

Nath Valvo: I'm Happy for You

  • Stand-up
  • 9 - 11
  • 31 Jul; 1-11 & 13-25 Aug 2019

Edinburgh! Your favourite show pony is back. Come hear Nath tease people that make good life choices. 2018 saw this...   Full listing

Simon Evans: Dressing for Dinner. Simon Evans.

Simon Evans: Dressing for Dinner

  • Stand-up
  • 13 - 14
  • 31 Jul; 1-11 & 13-25 Aug 2019

Observing the little traditional conventions in life - one pink sock for Michaelmas day, keeping toenail clippings in a separate...   Full listing

Police Cops - Badass Be Thy Name.

Police Cops - Badass Be Thy Name

  • Play / sketch show
  • 12 - 13
  • 31 Jul; 1-13, 15-20 & 22-25 Aug 2019

Hot off the back of total sell-out runs at Edinburgh Fringe 2016, 2017, 2018 and Soho Theatre, London; multi award-winning...   Full listing

My Father The Tantric Masseur. Roann McCloskey.

My Father The Tantric Masseur

  • 9 - 11
  • 31 Jul; 1-11, 13-18 & 20-25 Aug 2019

A reserved English father turned Tantric Masseur. A Muslim mother who insists on open dialogue. Roann has been caught in...   Full listing

Svetlana. Image shows from L to R: Paul Matthews, Laila Noble.

Svetlana

  • Play
  • 12 - 13
  • 31 Jul; 1-12, 14-19 & 21-25 Aug 2019

'The War oan Terror? Whit's it f*cking like?!' The world needs a new kind of warrior - a woman, a...   Full listing