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The Hanover Tap

Fringe Venue 259 - Click here for map

112 Hanover Street, Edinburgh, EH2 1DR  / 0131 225 2022

Food  Wifi  Licensed
Open from 12:00 to 02:00
18+ only

Located on Hanover Street, The Hanover Tap is a completely new bar for Edinburgh, that focuses on delivering great beer and food in a comfortable urban environment. Previously this bar was the Jekyll & Hyde, and has been one of the Free Festival's longest running venues - literally just around the corner from George Street and Princes Street Gardens.

Shows at The Hanover Tap
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The Wee Tap 

101 Comedy Club COMEDY 
AUG 4-28 at 19:30 (60 min) - Free 
'Funny. Fast. Free' ★★★★ (ThreeWeeks). Each night sees four experienced acts performing. All our comedians have been hand-picked from an ethical fair trade farm where they've b...
The Hanover Tap / The Wee Tap 

Aaaaaargh! It's the Monster Stand Up Show - Free COMEDY 
AUG 4-28 at 15:45 (60 min) - Free 
Feast on five of the tastiest up and coming comedians on the circuit in this stand-up comedy showcase, including your award-winning headliner Masai Graham. 'Flashes of proper genius' (Chortle.co.uk). ...
The Hanover Tap / The Wee Tap 

Bad Laughing COMEDY 
AUG 4-28 at 12:00 (60 min) - Free 
Middlesbrough's second tallest sketch group take you on a fast-paced gag-heavy trip across this mad planet we call home. With sketches, songs, home-made props and quite realistic hammer beatings, ther...
The Hanover Tap / The Wee Tap 

Infectious COMEDY 
AUG 13-28 at 17:00 (60 min) - Free 
Lovdev Barpaga brings his first ever Solo Show to Edinburgh Fringe 2016 once described as the Next 21'st Century Asian Ken Goodwin by Steve Bennett. Lovdev is an Old fashioned in both his writing an...
The Hanover Tap / The Wee Tap 

James Loveridge: Castles In The Sand COMEDY 
AUG 4-14, 16-27 at 20:45 (60 min) - FREE 
Ever had a memory so embarrassing you felt sick just thinking about it? Well James has and is dealing with it the only way he knows how, by telling as many people as possible and having them laugh at ...
The Hanover Tap / The Wee Tap 

Nev: Guts COMEDY 
AUG 4-28 at 22:00 (60 min) - Free 
“Guts” is the angry new comedy show from angry young comedy-man Nev ("ever versatile- The Skinny) When you start in stand up it’s often said that you’ve taught the comedy bug, but after 5 years Nev ...
The Hanover Tap / The Wee Tap 

Pigeons and things COMEDY 
AUG 4-28 at 23:15 (30 min) - Free 
The first ever Hungarian comic to perform at the Edinburgh Fringe, Ambrose takes on pertinent issues, such as immigration, homophobia and pigeons*. You will of course have heard him be described as t...
The Hanover Tap / The Wee Tap 

AUG 4-7, 9-14, 16-21, 23-28 at 13:15 (60 min) - Free 
Playback Impro plays back moments and stories from the audience ★★★★★ The Mirror: 'A real standout from all the stand-up, this is comic improvisation theatre-style. Four ...
The Hanover Tap / The Wee Tap 

Roger Swift - Punderstudy COMEDY 
AUG 5-8, 10-16, 18-25, 27-28 at 18:15 (60 min) - Free 
Armed with laptop/screen/projector and of course his trademark suitcases of props. Expect puns, puns and more puns and general all round silliness with popular culture references galore plus all new b...
The Hanover Tap / The Wee Tap 

Stage Against the Machine COMEDY 
AUG 4-12 at 17:00 (60 min) - Free 
Three brazen comedians bring you a feast of straight talking hilarity. Suzy Wilde, Dave Black and Simone Belshaw are currently creating a buzz on the circuit with outlandish tales of relationships, ra...
The Hanover Tap / The Wee Tap 

The Madness In My Method COMEDY 
AUG 4-28 at 00:45 (60 min) - Free 
Michael Porter brings his first hour long solo show to the Edinburgh fringe, with his high energy and addictive personality Michael will take you on a journey of nonsense. "Highly recommended" -Three ...
The Hanover Tap / The Wee Tap 

AUG 22-28 at 23:55 (40 min) - Free 
Nishant Tanwar is a stand-up comedian and has performed across the globe. He loves to talk about how his home country is different from the first world. He has performed in USA, UK, Australia, Canada,...
The Hanover Tap / The Wee Tap 

The Prozac and Cons COMEDY 
AUG 4-28 at 14:30 (60 min) - Free 
Ian appeared on a televised seduction course to find love. Did he get a girlfriend or turn into a Sleazy McTeasy? Plus Mat's tips: How to be a****holed at work without being an a****hole...  ...
The Hanover Tap / The Wee Tap 

Thinky Big Words COMEDY 
AUG 4-21 at 23:55 (40 min) - Free 
A friendly stand up comedy show for those people who like their late night comedy to be alternative, smart as well as just plain fun. Every day Matt Duwell (‘Infectious charisma and quality comedy’ K...
The Hanover Tap / The Wee Tap 

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