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The Free Sisters

Fringe Venue 272 - Click here for map

139 Cowgate, Edinburgh, EH1 1JS  / 0131 622 6802

Food  Accessible  Licensed  Air Conditioned
Open from 08:00 to 05:00
All ages until 8pm, then 18+ only

Described as “The Free Festival’s version of the Pleasance Courtyard”, the Free Sisters is located on the Cowgate, right in the middle of town. It is a huge bar and hotel complex, and Edinburgh's premier party venue - open from breakfast time until 3am daily. The venue hosts free Fringe shows in six performance spaces around the venue, including in a marquee and busking in the courtyard. There are also four public bars, indoors and out, a large courtyard space to enjoy a drink outside, and a host of food options, plug giant TV sports screens and also a hotel located just to the side.


Shows at The Free Sisters
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Maggie's Chamber 

99 Club Stand-Up Selection – Free COMEDY 
AUG 5-28 at 21:30 (60 min) - Free 
Proud to support the Free Festival, The 99 Club brings a selection of some of the best comics at the Fringe. Four different comics perform every day, and quality is guaranteed as The 99 Club has won B...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Chamber 

An Act of Godley : Janey Godley COMEDY 
AUG 4-28 at 19:00 (60 min) - Free 
Janey is back with another free show. If you are skint, don't worry come see her you do not have to donate to the bucket. Nobody should be too poor to see a comedy show at the richest arts festival in...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Chamber 

Baloonatics CHILDRENS 
JUL 31, AUG 1-14, 16-21, 23-28 at 12:45 (60 min) - Free 
Welcome to the wild and wacky world of Baloonatics. This show is for anyone aged 5 to 105 (older people are welcome) who likes being silly, doesn't want to be a grown up, has a good imagination and lo...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Chamber 

CeilidhKids at the Fringe - Free! CHILDRENS 
AUG 4-16 at 10:15 (45 min) - Free 
Family workshop suitable for children aged 3-7 years with parents or carers. We involve everyone: skip, clap and march together to traditional Scottish music. Enjoy discovering very simple (often simp...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Chamber 

CeilidhKids at the Fringe - Free! CHILDRENS 
AUG 4-17, 19-22, 24, 26-28 at 11:15 (45 min) - Free 
Family workshop suitable for children aged 3-7 years with parents or carers. We involve everyone: skip, clap and march together to traditional Scottish music. Enjoy discovering very simple (often simp...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Chamber 

ComedySportz UK CHILDRENS 
AUG 3-13 at 17:45 (60 min) - Free 
Now in it's 15th year, ComedySportz UK is the North West’s top improvised comedy troupe. ComedySportz is a fast-paced improv comedy show where two teams battle it out for the biggest laughs. The playe...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Chamber 

Defrosted CHILDRENS 
JUL 31, AUG 1-3 at 15:15 (60 min) - Free 
STV's Best Children's Shows Edinburgh '15. A big bonkers blast of fun with super-duo Cat (Bubbles the Spot Bots Mermaid, CBeebies) & Nicko. Love that frosty film or hate it, you will laugh your pants ...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Chamber 

Hate N Live COMEDY 
AUG 4-27 at 00:15 (60 min) - Free 
Hate N Live is fresh of two full capacity Edinburgh runs first year at the Espionage, last year at Sin., We recently had two sell out London show at the Comedy Theatre and also Angel comedy. We've als...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Chamber 

Huggers - The Family Friendly Comedy and Cabaret Show CHILDRENS 
JUL 31, AUG 1-28 at 14:00 (60 min) - Free 
The popular worldwide hit show returns with another revolving line-up of the best comedians, musical acts, magicians and children’s entertainers for all the family to enjoy together. ‘My eight-year-...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Chamber 

Kunt and the Gang - It's a bit early for Kunt and the Gang COMEDY 
AUG 26-27 at 17:45 (60 min) - £7 Advance Ticket Guarantees Entry or Pay What You Want on the door 
Kunt and the Gang's last ever Fringe shows - 3 early evenings only! Expect to hear the best comedy songs from Kunt's 13 year repertoire and a few new songs from Kunt's forthcoming farewell album 'The ...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Chamber 

Kunt and the Gang – The Final Küntdown COMEDY 
AUG 28 at 17:45 (60 min) - £7 Advance Ticket Guarantees Entry or Pay What You Want on the door 
Come and wave me off. Künt and the Gang's last ever Fringe show, though I'll probably just be back cap in hand in a couple of years when I'm skint and whatever I do next fails. Expect to hear the bes...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Chamber 

Rayguns Look Real Enough: IN SPACE...Man CABARET 
AUG 14-25 at 17:45 (60 min) - Free 
Rayguns Look Real Enough: IN SPACE...Man is the brand new show from the Worlds Greatest Stadium Rock Band. After meeting God in 2014 following an unfortunate incident with a toaster and a paddling po...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Chamber 

Roulston & Young: Songs For Lovers (And Other Idiots) CABARET 
AUG 4-14, 16-21, 23-28 at 15:15 (60 min) - Free 
Smart, funny, original songs from Michael Roulston and Sarah-Louise Young, creators of Cabaret Whore, Julie Madly Deeply and Songs For Cynics. Described as a 'Flanders and Swann for the 21st century'...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Chamber 

Russell Hicks: DEADLINER COMEDY 
AUG 4-28 at 16:30 (60 min) - FREE 
dead'liner' n. 1. Closing act from the Bizarro Universe. 2. One who exists within the parameters of their own self made regiment. 3. A hero of the moment adj. last, final, absolute >SYNS outlaw, bank...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Chamber 

Shaggers COMEDY 
JUL 31, AUG 1-2 at 21:30 (75 min) - Free 
The worldwide hit show returns with a line-up of superb and varied comedians from all around the Fringe doing material based around the hilarious, cheeky subject of shagging. ‘A tour de force of lau...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Chamber 

Shaggers COMEDY 
AUG 4-28 at 22:45 (75 min) - Free 
The worldwide hit show returns with a line-up of superb and varied comedians from all around the Fringe doing material based around the hilarious, cheeky subject of shagging. ‘A tour de force of lau...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Chamber 

Stephen Carlin: TV Comeback Special COMEDY 
AUG 4-14, 16-28 at 20:15 (60 min) - Free 
Bet you didn’t even know he’d been away? Well after the debacle of his last TV appearance, rehab & a failed marriage, Stephen Carlin is back! Catch him now before he dies some place on a toilet seat. ...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Chamber 
Maggie's Front Room  

Aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaachtung! It’s the End-of-the-Fringe Bullshit Festival CABARET 
AUG 28 at 21:00 (60 min) - Free 
Cut the Bullshit presents Bullshit Laureate Nominations from Moriarty’s Wall of Bullshit (Venue 332) and 5-Star Reviews from BullshitReview.com ...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Front Room  

Always Be Rolling COMEDY 
AUG 4-16, 18-23, 25-28 at 12:15 (60 min) - Free 
How board games can change your life and save the world. Award winning comedian James Cook is back with an updated and expanded version of his critically acclaimed, sell-out show. He'll explain why ...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Front Room  

Andrew Roper's Superhero Show for Kids CHILDRENS 
AUG 2-28 at 13:30 (60 min) - Free 
It’s the kids’ turn for some superhero fun. After the success of Superhero Secret Origins there’s now an interactive family fun comedy show that loves superheroes! Bring your capes! The adult version,...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Front Room  

Andy Stedman's Big Silly Mash-Up COMEDY 
AUG 4-19, 22-28 at 23:30 (60 min) - Free 
Andy Stedman's Big Silly Mash-Up is an hour of comedy (including an audience game with a very serious and valuable prize) for anyone with a mischievous sense of fun. Each night audiences can see a mix...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Front Room  

Ashley Storrie and Other Erotica COMEDY 
AUG 4-28 at 17:15 (60 min) - Free 
After a successful year Ashley Storrie returns to the Edinburgh Fringe with tales of sex, drugs and Star Trek. The giant perma-child of Scottish comedy is ready to bring the house down with hand penn...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Front Room  

Battle of the Superheroes - The Great Superhero Debate COMEDY 
AUG 6-9, 11-16, 18-21, 25-27 at 16:00 (60 min) - Free 
A number of great and varied British and international comedians from around the Fringe come together in a mixture of stand-up comedy and interaction to decide who is the greatest superhero. ‘A super ...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Front Room  

Battle of the Supervillains - The Great Supervillain Debate COMEDY 
AUG 22-23 at 16:00 (60 min) - Free 
Why should the superheroes have all the fun and the glory? In this version of the Battle of the Superheroes show, a variety of comedians step up to make the case for the greatest supervillain. The win...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Front Room  

Funny Cluckers - Best of the Fest COMEDY 
AUG 4-28 at 22:15 (60 min) - Free 
Four top-quality fowl-mouthed acts, hand-plucked from around the festival. For the poultry sum of a bucket contribution on eggsit. Guaranteed to be clucking funny.  ...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Front Room  

Funny Stuff For Happy People CHILDRENS 
JUL 31, AUG 1-3 at 12:15 (60 min) - Free 
Funny Stuff For Happy People is a family fun show for all the family. Circus tricks, real life magic, storytelling and stand up comedy. This show is suitable for all ages and abilities. ...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Front Room  

Ian Fox - Pictures of things that make me laugh COMEDY 
AUG 4-28 at 14:45 (60 min) - Free 
Ian Fox presents 'Pictures of things that make him laugh'. In colour. ...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Front Room  

Laughing Horse FREE Pick of the Fringe COMEDY 
AUG 5-27 at 21:00 (60 min) - Free 
See the very best comedians from across the Fringe, with a different top-notch comedy line-up each day. Two shows every day, as the Laughing Horse's Pick of the Fringe returns to Edinburgh for its 13t...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Front Room  

Laughing Horse FREE Pick of the Fringe COMEDY 
AUG 5-27 at 18:30 (60 min) - Free 
See the very best comedians from across the Fringe, with a different top-notch comedy line-up each day. Two shows every day, as the Laughing Horse's Pick of the Fringe returns to Edinburgh for its 13t...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Front Room  

Laughing Horse FREE Pick of the Fringe COMEDY 
AUG 5, 10, 17, 24 at 16:00 (60 min) - Free 
See the very best comedians from across the Fringe, with a different top-notch comedy line-up each day. Two shows every day, as the Laughing Horse's Pick of the Fringe returns to Edinburgh for its 13t...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Front Room  

Nathan Cassidy: 42 COMEDY 
AUG 4-14, 17-28 at 19:45 (60 min) - Free 
Malcolm Hardee Award nominee and Best Show Winner at the Buxton Fringe 2014 (and nominee 2015). The audience chooses a set list of 10 ideas from 42 options creating infinite different shows. Can happ...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Front Room  

Panicky Tack COMEDY 
AUG 4-28 at 00:45 (60 min) - Free 
Improvised Musical Comedy Panicky Tack aren't like all those other rubbish bands who have to write their songs before they sing them - We make them up on the spot! With a little help from some sugg...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Front Room  

Sarah Laing Sings the Music of Doris Day MUSICALS AND OPERA 
AUG 4-13, 15-20, 22-28 at 10:00 (50 min) - Free 
Doris Day is one of the most loved singers and actresses of the 1950s and 60s. Over her career she appeared in thirty nine films, released twenty nine studio albums and starred in her own television ...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Front Room  

Science Magic CHILDRENS 
JUL 31, AUG 1-28 at 11:00 (60 min) - Free 
Multi-Award winning Irish comedian and science communicator Dónal Vaughan brings his science magic show to the Edinburgh Fringe. Prepare to enter the magical world of science. Forget Harry Potter, Dó...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Front Room  

STILL Ready to Believe You: Celebrating 30+ years of Ghostbusting COMEDY 
AUG 15-16 at 19:45 (60 min) - Free 
2014 marked not only the thirtieth anniversary of iconic 80s’ movie Ghostbusters, but also the thirtieth birthday of film fan and comedian, DES O’GORMAN. As a self confessed super-fan of the Ghostbust...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Front Room  

STILL Ready to Believe You: Celebrating 30+ years of Ghostbusting COMEDY 
AUG 17 at 12:15 (60 min) - Free 
2014 marked not only the thirtieth anniversary of iconic 80s’ movie Ghostbusters, but also the thirtieth birthday of film fan and comedian, DES O’GORMAN. As a self confessed super-fan of the Ghostbust...
The Free Sisters / Maggie's Front Room  
The Courtyard 

Busking in the Courtyard EVENTS AND TOURS 
AUG 4-28 at 11:00 (240 min) - Free 
Enjoy a daily selection of buskers, street-performers and musicians in the Free Sisters Courtyard, amidst the fun of everybody's favourite free Fringe meeting place. Surrounded by food stalls and bars...
The Free Sisters / The Courtyard 

The Free Festival Launch Night LAUNCH SHOWS 
AUG 3 at 20:30 (120 min) - Free 
Join us as we launch the 2016 Free Festival under the marquee in the Courtyard of the Free Sisters - with a show featuring a selection of acts we have across all our venues this year. Comedy, Music, T...
The Free Sisters / The Courtyard 
The Gothic Room 

Australia’s Funniest Shorts Film Festival Screening EVENTS AND TOURS 
AUG 15 at 18:00 (70 min) - Free 
Featuring shorts from some of the biggest names in Australian Comedy such as Greg Fleet, Shane Jacobson, Aunty Donna, Geraldine Hickey and many more, this screening features 68 minutes of Australia's ...
The Free Sisters / The Gothic Room 

Bubble Show with Milkshake & Dr Bubble CHILDRENS 
JUL 31, AUG 1-28 at 13:15 (60 min) - Free 
Come see every bubble trick imaginable. Big, Small and sculpted bubbles, the bubble carousel, the square bubble, smoke bubbles, caterpillar bubbles, tight rope bubbles, the bubble blizzard, bubbles in...
The Free Sisters / The Gothic Room 

Chris World COMEDY 
AUG 4-14, 16-21, 23-28 at 20:45 (60 min) - Free 
Fresh from it’s 14 night debut in Australia, and a sold out performance at the Glasgow Comedy Festival, this will be of Henry’s biggest Fringe yet with his brand new show 'Chris World'. The formula f...
The Free Sisters / The Gothic Room 

Clare Harrison. Budget J-Lo. COMEDY 
AUG 7-11 at 22:00 (60 min) - Free 
This year Your favourite USA Life Coach, Andrea Love, is back with more misheard lyrics & party blowies for you. She will make you feel amazing & golden, with her party, positive, life coaching vibe. ...
The Free Sisters / The Gothic Room 

Clare Harrison. Budget J-Lo. COMEDY 
AUG 14-18 at 23:15 (60 min) - Free 
This year Your favourite USA Life Coach, Andrea Love, is back with more misheard lyrics & party blowies for you. She will make you feel amazing & golden, with her party, positive, life coaching vibe. ...
The Free Sisters / The Gothic Room 

Cocaine and Potatoes COMEDY 
AUG 14-18, 21-25 at 22:00 (60 min) - Free 
A Colombian/Irish/Englishman takes on identity, the world and why you have to get out in the world and try a Japanese toilet. An upbringing on a staple diet of cocaine and potatoes will take its toll,...
The Free Sisters / The Gothic Room 

Darius Davies: Road to Wrestlemania COMEDY 
AUG 4-14, 16-28 at 18:15 (60 min) - Free 
The true story of following your dreams and having them crushed. Along with your spine. At 18 Darius Davies, despite weighing 10 stone and having no athletic ability, decided a career in professional ...
The Free Sisters / The Gothic Room 

Death and the Data Processor THEATRE 
AUG 21-25 at 23:15 (60 min) - Free 
“That’s Barry. His crime? He had the world’s largest illegal monkey collection. He only had one monkey, but it was very big.” When Ian ‘accidently’ kills two of his co-workers he embarks on a journe...
The Free Sisters / The Gothic Room 

Defrosted CHILDRENS 
AUG 4-17, 19-21, 23-25, 27-28 at 12:00 (55 min) - Free 
STV's Best Children's Shows Edinburgh '15. A big bonkers blast of fun with super-duo Cat (Bubbles the Spot Bots Mermaid, CBeebies) & Nicko. Love that frosty film or hate it, you will laugh your pants ...
The Free Sisters / The Gothic Room 

Huggers - The Family Friendly Comedy and Cabaret Show CHILDRENS 
JUL 31, AUG 1-3 at 12:00 (60 min) - Free 
The popular worldwide hit show returns with another revolving line-up of the best comedians, musical acts, magicians and children’s entertainers for all the family to enjoy together. ‘My eight-year-...
The Free Sisters / The Gothic Room 

Jen Carnovale Wronger Than You COMEDY 
AUG 4-13, 16-28 at 17:00 (60 min) - Free 
Jen has had a year of ups or downs: she was locked in a shop, reprimanded at 35,000 feet and thought having a life plan of trying all the biscuits was ok. Wronger Than You explores perspective. Is yo...
The Free Sisters / The Gothic Room 

Just Jokes COMEDY 
AUG 5-14, 16-27 at 19:30 (60 min) - Free 
A free daily showcase of some of the finest comedy acts at The Fringe. From TV names to festival favourites. Sold out show (2013, 2014, 2015) Previous acts from Mock The Week, Live At The Apollo, John...
The Free Sisters / The Gothic Room 

Mark of Stupidity 2: Even Stupider COMEDY 
AUG 4-28 at 15:45 (60 min) - Free 
He's back with even more silliness and musical mayhem. Oh and maybe some ventriloquism thrown in for good measure. Come watch him make even more of an idiot of himself than last year! ...
The Free Sisters / The Gothic Room 

Redmond, Cook and Bagshaw: The Smooth Hour COMEDY 
AUG 8-11, 14-18, 21-25 at 00:30 (60 min) - Free 
19 year old Scott Redmond doesn't want to die, but is aware as a young person in the world of entertainment he's lucky if he has another five years left in him. Award-nominated comedian Scott Redmond ...
The Free Sisters / The Gothic Room 

The Clan Mucmor Family Fun Show CHILDRENS 
JUL 31, AUG 1-28 at 14:30 (60 min) - Free 
THE CLAN MUCMOR FAMILY FUN SHOW. Fantastic-Funny- Free! Do you like circus tricks, storytelling, magic, poetry, stand-up comedy, and general foolishness? Do you like laughing, shouting and mucking abo...
The Free Sisters / The Gothic Room 

The Freak Fringe Cabaret CABARET 
AUG 7-11 at 23:15 (60 min) - Free 
Late night ruckus cabaret hosted by BBC3 star Mawaan Rizwan. The freaks are out in full force, with a line up of the biggest names in alternative comedy, dance and drag. Leave your shoes at the door a...
The Free Sisters / The Gothic Room 
The Marquee 

Adele and Tom's First Birthday Party! COMEDY 
AUG 4-28 at 22:00 (60 min) - Free 
Comedians Adele Cliff and Tom Mayhew are hosting a birthday party and you're all invited. There will be ice cream, party games and probably a tantrum or two. They've invited lots of exciting special g...
The Free Sisters / The Marquee 

Africa weird and Fun Facts - Rhythm stories Dance CHILDRENS 
JUL 31, AUG 1-7, 9-14, 16-21, 23-27 at 11:30 (60 min) - Free 
Africa is full of weird and wonderful creatures and people. This will the ultimate family fun, an all African experience. It's a fun hour of rhythm dance stories and fun facts. Children and grown ups ...
The Free Sisters / The Marquee 

Best Of Teknicolour Smoof (with Roger Swift) COMEDY 
AUG 4-28 at 00:30 (60 min) - Free 
Shropshire's independent comedy club finally comes to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe featuring six great comedians with a different line up every night but always headlined by Telford's own award winni...
The Free Sisters / The Marquee 

Dan and Sean Break the Mould COMEDY 
AUG 4-8, 10-15, 17-22, 24-28 at 16:30 (60 min) - Free 
Dan Audritt ("a winning wit" - Bruce Dessau) and Sean Cannon ("a solid newcomer...smart lines and a likeable presence." - Chortle) present an hour of stand up comedy. If you feel the comedy world is c...
The Free Sisters / The Marquee 

Green Bananas COMEDY 
AUG 4-16, 18-23, 25-28 at 18:15 (60 min) - Free 
Green Bananas Comedy show-cases today’s freshest up-and-coming acts who are destined to be on your shelves tomorrow. Award winning comics Benji Waterstones - “Absolutely brilliant” (Kate Copstick) and...
The Free Sisters / The Marquee 

Late Night Laughs at Lunch COMEDY 
AUG 4-28 at 14:00 (60 min) - Free 
Australian comedians Sam Kissajukian (really funny prick) and Jen Carnovale (crackin' lass) bring you the funniest acts from this years Edinburgh Fringe Festival in a hysterical lunchtime showcase. Th...
The Free Sisters / The Marquee 

Mixtape MUSIC 
AUG 16-28 at 12:45 (60 min) - Free 
Mixtape A lunchtime musical experience by Sophie Grant Mixtape is a 50 minute live musical compilation! Each mixtape is different, and centred around a different theme every day. These could be anyt...
The Free Sisters / The Marquee 

Performance Anxiety COMEDY 
AUG 4-9, 11-16, 18-23, 25-28 at 15:15 (60 min) - Free 
In Performance Anxiety award-winning comics Benji Waterstones (‘One of my favourites’ Steve Bennett) and Jake Baker (‘Imaginative and original’ Kate Copstick) explore, amongst other things, their neur...
The Free Sisters / The Marquee 

Robom and Goremorrah COMEDY 
AUG 4-28 at 23:15 (60 min) - Free 
An anarchic double-header from two multi-award winning comedians, Robom and Goremorrah features Rob Mulholland (Beat the Frog World Series Winner 2015, Hilarity Bites Northeast New Comedian of the Yea...
The Free Sisters / The Marquee 

Running-a-Mock Presents: Facebook Official COMEDY 
AUG 6-15, 17-22, 24-28 at 19:30 (60 min) - Free 
King’s College London’s improv team is looking for new friends. We’re doing long-form improvised comedy based on one brave audience member’s Facebook page, so show us your 2009 status updates and we’l...
The Free Sisters / The Marquee 

Sarah and Saskia with Comedy Chums COMEDY 
AUG 4-9, 11-16, 18-23, 25-28 at 20:45 (60 min) - Free 
A fun-packed hour of stand-up where Saskia Preston and Sarah Iles bring along their comedy chums to have you laughing your bellies off. Saskia and Sarah haven't been able to avoid making such great s...
The Free Sisters / The Marquee 

The Girl with the Hurricane Hands (and other short tales of woe) THEATRE 
AUG 4-28 at 10:15 (60 min) - Free 
‘Your hurricane hands make my lucid light bleak, I cannot love you, sweet girl, for you're making me weak.’ The Girl with The Hurricane Hands (and other short tales of woe) is a collection of five r...
The Free Sisters / The Marquee 

Vis a Vis CHILDRENS 
JUL 31, AUG 1-9, 11-15 at 12:45 (60 min) - Free 
Why can't they make delicious vegetables? Would a slide be better than my stairs? Who invented the zip? When can I take a bath with a dolphin? Why is water so wet? Why can't I have a baby octopus for ...
The Free Sisters / The Marquee 
The Wee Room 

About Comedy: Stand-Up Comedy Courses COURSES 
AUG 6-7, 9-10, 13-14, 16-17, 20-21, 23-24, 27-28 at 11:00 (270 min) - £99/£89 (book 2 tickets, get 1 half price) 
Learn the skill and art of stand-up comedy performance on this two-day intensive comedy training course. Our tutors are professional comedians and writers, and the course includes a graduation perfo...
The Free Sisters / The Wee Room 

Alcohol is good for you COMEDY 
AUG 4-14, 17-28 at 16:45 (60 min) - Free 
Nominated for Best Comedy at 2016 Fringe World Festival. Aussie lad, Sam Kissajukian has been crushing it as of late, interstate & abroad. Join Sam for a drink and an hour of non stop inebriated laugh...
The Free Sisters / The Wee Room 

Beautiful Ducks COMEDY 
AUG 3-5, 8, 11-12, 15, 18-19, 22, 25-26 at 14:45 (60 min) - Free 
Beautiful Ducks is a comedy show loosely based on the book of the same name by famed duck fancier Liz Wright. The show will be a journey of attempts toward a more mindful existence; trials, challenges...
The Free Sisters / The Wee Room 

Ben and the art of Clovercycle Maintenance COMEDY 
AUG 4-5, 8, 11-12, 15, 18-19, 22, 25-26 at 13:30 (60 min) - Free 
Nothing to do with motorbikes. Award-winning stand-up Ben Clover does his best material and gives bespoke compliments to every audience member. ...
The Free Sisters / The Wee Room 

crack in progress by lucy pearman COMEDY 
AUG 4-14, 17-28 at 16:00 (30 min) - Free 
There's an egg here to find other eggs and see if they're OK? 30 minutes of relaxing nonsense. For anyone aged 16-99 that ever had a little crack. By Lucy Pearman (LetLuce, Weirdos, The Bill). 'Deligh...
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Gagster's Paradise COMEDY 
AUG 4-28 at 20:30 (60 min) - Free 
Welcome to Gagster's Paradise, a place preferable to Gangsta's Paradise as it isn't threatening and doesn't contain Coolio. The three acts are... Anthony Wright, a dark (both figuratively and literal...
The Free Sisters / The Wee Room 

Michael and Roper: Three's A Crowd, Four's An Audience COMEDY 
AUG 4-10, 12-16, 18-28 at 19:15 (60 min) - Free 
Charlotte Michael (Writer of Radio 4 sitcom 'Expenses Only') and Lucy Roper ('Laughing Horse New Act Of The Year Finalist 2015'); flatmates, work colleagues and both performers on the comedy circuit. ...
The Free Sisters / The Wee Room 

Nietzsche, women and I COMEDY 
AUG 4-28 at 18:00 (60 min) - Free 
"You go to women? Do not forget the whip!", wrote the philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche. No surprise that he had a very difficult relationship with women. So it wasn't good news for comedian Giacinto Pa...
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Not Trying To Be A Dick COMEDY 
AUG 4-28 at 23:00 (60 min) - Free 
Daniel Muggleton is an Australian comic based in Sydney making his debut at The Free Festival in Edinburgh. He's performed all over Australia and in London, New York & Berlin. Now he's bringing his be...
The Free Sisters / The Wee Room 

Paul McDaniel: WOOP WOOP It's Da Sound of That Pauly COMEDY 
AUG 4-5, 8, 11-12, 15, 18-19, 22, 25-26 at 12:15 (60 min) - Free 
Master of the slow burn. Northern Irish comedy person and man of the people Paul McDaniel returns for another hour of being quite good. 'An inexplicable delight' (Chortle) 'A brilliant comedy voice...
The Free Sisters / The Wee Room 

Sameer Khan - At the Zoo COMEDY 
AUG 4-28 at 00:15 (60 min) - Free 
Tired of watching middle class white males try to be funny? Come watch a middle class brown male (who grew up in a white society) try to be funny! Sameer Khan, an American living in Cambridge, provide...
The Free Sisters / The Wee Room 

Sean Cannon: The Idiot COMEDY 
AUG 6-8, 10-15, 17-22, 24-27 at 21:45 (60 min) - Free 
Sean Cannon brings 40 minutes of work in progress stand-up to the Fringe. His best friend has just got married, had a baby and bought a house. Sean is hawking jokes round Edinburgh to anyone who will ...
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