Comedy

Carr’s new Edinburgh date

Carr’s new Edinburgh date

Jimmy Carr adds Edinburgh Playhouse to major tour

Tickets have gone on sale for a new date on Jimmy Carr’s Terribly Funny 2.0 tour at the Edinburgh Playhouse on Sunday 12 February 2023.

April 13, 2022 | By | Reply More
Ryan’s Back!

Ryan’s Back!

Katherine Ryan books Playhouse night in May

Katherine Ryan, the comedian, TV panel show regular and creator of Netflix’s The Duchess, is bringing her latest show Missus to the Edinburgh Playhouse on Saturday May 28, 2022.

February 2, 2022 | By | Reply More
Brydon, Mack  & Mitchell for Edinburgh

Brydon, Mack & Mitchell for Edinburgh

May dates for three comics’ Town to Town tour

Town to Town, featuring Rob Brydon, Lee Mack and David Mitchell, has booked nights at the Edinburgh Playhouse and Glasgow’s Theatre Royal in May 2022.

November 5, 2021 | By | Reply More
Lycett’s Edinburgh Bee

Lycett’s Edinburgh Bee

Scottish dates for Joe Lycett tour

Joe Lycett, fresh from his latest spell hosting The Great British Sewing Bee, has announced a major UK tour for 2022, which will arrive at the Playhouse in March.

June 18, 2021 | By | Reply More
Partridge’s Stratagem

Partridge’s Stratagem

Stratagem with Alan Partridge for Playhouse

The Edinburgh Playhouse is the only non-arena venue planned for Steve Coogan’s 14-venue tour of Stratagem with Alan Partridge Live, which will arrive in town on Thursday May 27, 2022 for one night only.

May 28, 2021 | By | Reply More
CS Comedy Support Claim

CS Comedy Support Claim

Creative Scotland claims “We do support comedy as an art form”:

Creative Scotland has released a series of tweets defending its support for comedy in Scotland, saying it comes through support for venues, bridging bursaries and its Open Fund.

July 29, 2020 | By | Reply More
7,000 tune in to Stand

7,000 tune in to Stand

First Saturday Night Live from The Stand a hit:

Almost 7,000 people tuned in live to watch the Edinburgh Stand comedy club’s first ever Saturday Night Live streaming event on Youtube.

March 22, 2020 | By | Reply More
Comedy keeps Standing

Comedy keeps Standing

The Stand to stream Saturday Night Live free

Edinburgh’s Stand has announced it is to live stream its Saturday Night Live show, this Saturday 21 March 2020. The stream will be free, with donations welcome.

March 20, 2020 | By | Reply More
Comic Turns up at Playhouse

Comic Turns up at Playhouse

Tix on sale for Manford, Dolls, Kay and Ramseys.

Tickets have gone on general sale today, Friday 28 February 2020, for four new comedy dates at the Edinburgh Playhouse, with further dates in Glasgow.

February 28, 2020 | By | Reply More
Carr drives in to Edinburgh

Carr drives in to Edinburgh

Alan Carr’s Not Again, Alan! for Playhouse

Comedian Alan Carr will play the Edinburgh Playhouse and Glasgow King’s this September 2020 with his new show Not Again, Alan! as part of his first live stand-up in four years.

January 29, 2020 | By | Reply More