Venue 20: Assembly Rooms

Assembly Festival.

Shows at this venue

The Greatest Magic Show.

The Greatest Magic Show

  • Magic
  • 10 - 12
  • 1-11, 13-18 & 20-24 Aug 2019

Winner of Fringe World 2019 Best Children's Show Weekly Award! The multi award-winning, sell-out sensation of 2018, The Greatest Magic...   Full listing

Lucille and Cecilia.

Lucille and Cecilia

  • Clown
  • 10 - 11
  • 1-11, 13-19 & 21-24 Aug 2019

Two circus sea lions: one is desperate to escape, the other gets off on her daily rub downs from Trevor...   Full listing

Tumours. Ashleigh Laurence.

Tumours

  • Play
  • 10 - 12
  • 1-11, 13-18 & 20-24 Aug 2019

Jay is 27. For one more day. And she reckons she's about to die. It's not all that rational, but...   Full listing

Ex-Batts and Broilers.

Ex-Batts and Broilers

  • Clown
  • 10 - 12
  • 13-24 Aug 2019

Gail and Gemma are two delightful chickens in a cage, discovering life as it comes. Join them on a touching,...   Full listing

The Professor.

The Professor

  • Play
  • 11 - 13
  • 1-12, 14-18 & 20-25 Aug 2019

The university's oddest professor has made a remarkable discovery. He's thrilled - but why is his lecture today even stranger...   Full listing

The Latebloomers: Scotland!.

The Latebloomers: Scotland!

  • Clown
  • 10 - 12
  • 1-11, 13-18 & 20-24 Aug 2019

Join us for a wild ride, with rhythm, body percussion, singing, stomping, clowning and the spirit of Scotland! A hilarious,...   Full listing

Melinda Hughes: Off the Scale. Melinda Hughes.

Melinda Hughes: Off the Scale

  • Music
  • 10 - 12
  • 1-11, 13-18 & 20-25 Aug 2019

Backed by a live jazz trio, Melinda's show is a sophisticated romp through social and political satire, packed with provocative...   Full listing

Tartuffe.

Tartuffe

  • Play
  • 14 - 15
  • 1-5, 7-12, 14-19 & 21-25 Aug 2019

Liz Lochhead's un-PC, rude, rhyming cut of Moliere's classic relocated to a 1940s Scotch living room. Con man Tartuffe, with...   Full listing

Gun. William Hartley.

Gun

  • 10 - 11
  • 1-13 & 15-24 Aug 2019

'If you're gonna kill a man, better make sure you do it properly. First rule of a murder'. Gun is...   Full listing

Comic Relief Live. Image shows from L to R: Nish Kumar, Rose Matafeo, Phil Wang, Ahir Shah, Sarah Keyworth, Sara Barron.

Comic Relief Live

  • Stand-up
  • 16.50
  • 19 Aug 2019

Join one of the UK's top comedians as they host a line-up of the most exciting comedy talent in the...   Full listing

Who Is Daniel King. Ed Eales-White.

Who Is Daniel King

  • Play
  • 10 - 11
  • 1-13 & 15-24 Aug 2019

A story of a man who decides to be a dancer. Daniel's living the patriarchal dream, everything that should bring...   Full listing

Yours Sincerely.

Yours Sincerely

  • 10 - 11
  • 1-12 & 14-24 Aug 2019

The year is 2017. Average graduate debt has hit £50, 000, Kylie Minogue is making a comeback and Will Jackson...   Full listing

It's Miss Hope Springs.

It's Miss Hope Springs

  • 12 - 14
  • 1-24 Aug 2019

Join comedy cabaret superstar Miss Hope Springs at the piano, presenting original musical numbers from her vintage repertoire of toe-tapping...   Full listing

The Living Room.

The Living Room

  • Clown
  • 10 - 12
  • 1-12, 14-19 & 21-24 Aug 2019

These Accountants of Death work tirelessly to record the death toll. The occupational hazards wear on these two clowns as...   Full listing

Best Of The Fest... Later.

Best Of The Fest... Later

  • Stand-up / variety
  • 14 - 16
  • 2-4, 9-11, 16-18 & 23-25 Aug 2019

You loved the original so much, we're doing it twice! The best mixed-bill comedy night in Edinburgh heads back to...   Full listing