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Around the World in 80 Puns


Around the World in 80 Puns

Bar 50

Within A&O Edinburgh City Hostel, 50 Blackfriars Street
Upstairs: AUG 3-4, 7, 10-11, 14, 17-18, 21-27 at 11:00 (60 min) - Pay What You Can Tickets - from £2.50

Around the World in 80 Puns

Glaswegian comedian and author Iain MacDonald embraces the international aspect of the festival as he takes you on a punventure around the world in this hilarious show in which he has a joke for each and every country. You tell him the country- he'll tell you the joke! And with the aid of his GIANT map and mini globes for the audience, there'll be plenty of opportunities to try and catch him out!

UK Pun Championship finalist ( 2017, 2018, 2020, 2022 )

ChampiPUNship runner-up 2019

UK Pun Off Puntest of Champions runner up 2021.

‘ Corny ‘ David Walliams

‘ Scotland’s Prince of Puns ‘ Johnny Beattie

‘ Likeable and a funny guy ‘ Alesha Dixon

This year we have two entry methods: Free & Unticketed or Pay What You Can
Free & Unticketed: Entry to a show is first-come, first served at the venue - just turn up and then donate to the show in the collection at the end.
Pay What You Can: For these shows you can book a ticket to guarantee entry and choose your price from the Fringe Box Office, up to 30 mins before a show. After that all remaining space is free at the venue on a first-come, first-served bases. Donations for walk-ins at the end of the show.