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Cabaret Voltaire

Laughing Horse Free Festival Venue

Cabaret Voltaire

Fringe Venue 338 - Click here for map
36-38 Blair Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1QR. Phone: 0131 247 4704
Food  Wifi  Licensed
Open from 11:30 to 05:00
18+ Only

Cabaret Voltaire is a celebration of jiggery pokery spanning two floors (and a third floor for the Fringe) at the bottom of Blair street, just of the Cowgate. It resides in a cave and is a world of nooks and crannies, with an eclectic selection of drinks, two bars, with DJ's in the afternoon upstairs, and following the Fringe shows on three dance floors downstairs until 5am. It's right in the centre of the old town for the ultimate Fringe fun!



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Cinema Room

Adrian Tauss and Sasha Ellen: Get A Room

Adrian Tauss and Sasha Ellen: Get A Room

Comedy

Adrian Tauss and Sasha Ellen: Get A Room

Comedy

AUG 1-13, 15-25 at 16:10 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / Cinema Room

Adrian Tauss and Sasha Ellen are stand-ups who have been inappropriately funny in public and have been told to get a room. He makes children cry at parties and she can’t stop talking about sex robots. She’s given up meat and now lives on cheese and he is from Switzerland, the original Brexit. A split bill stand-up show about love, modern life and the benefits of smoking. ★★★★ The Mumble “Honest, hilarious and horrifying... the comedy future looks good for Ellen” Canal-St “Always engaging” Chortle Material heard on BBC Radio 4 ...


Character Building Experience

Character Building Experience

Comedy

Character Building Experience

Comedy

AUG 1-13, 15-25 at 13:40 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / Cinema Room

You enter a tavern. You see a group of comedian questers. What do you do? A Dungeons-and-Dragons-style, comedy, interactive role playing game experience where the audience get to play God and make the decisions about what characters can and can’t do. Suitable for the experts, the novices and the uninitiated but curious. No two quests are alike; a unique mini-adventure, with Game Master Sasha Ellen. “Honest, hilarious and horrifying... the comedy future looks good for Ellen”-Canal-St “Always engaging”-Chortle Material featured on BBC Radio 4...


Comedy Freak Show

Comedy Freak Show

Comedy

Comedy Freak Show

Comedy

AUG 1-25 at 17:25 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / Cinema Room

COME ONE, COME ALL TO THIS TRAGIC AFFAIR! Comedy Freak Show is an exhibition of comedic rarities, sometimes referred to as "Alternative" or "Un-funny". Typical features would be socially unusual humans, such as those uncommonly "eery" or "unrelatable", those with both male and female secondary sexual characteristics, people with other extraordinary perspectives or paranoia''s, and performances that are expected to be toe-curling to the viewers. Musical comedians or improvisor''s have sometimes been seen in freak shows, as have attention-getting physical performers such as prop comics and se...


Common People (Again)

Common People (Again)

Comedy

Common People (Again)

Comedy

AUG 1-9 at 14:55 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / Cinema Room

COMMON PEOPLE (AGAIN!) Following a very successful run in 2018, the Common People are back for more! Janet and Paul are ordinary, common people and very happy with it. They aren’t trying to educate anyone, teach them where they are going wrong or how they should think and if they were it would be dangerous to listen. All they want is to take your mind off the world and enjoy an hour of belly laughs. This is what happens when comedy comes out of the council estate, so come and have a laugh if you think you're hard enough. ...


Elliot Wengler: Solo an Elliot Wengler Story

Elliot Wengler: Solo an Elliot Wengler Story

Comedy

Elliot Wengler: Solo an Elliot Wengler Story

Comedy

AUG 10-13, 15-25 at 14:55 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / Cinema Room

Having grown up in the 90s and 00s, all Elliot Wengler, ‘a likeable performer with nice ideas’ (Broadway Baby) wants to talk about is Pokemon, how he became the 16th-best-Pokemon-player-in-the-UK-in-2004. Full of ‘truly funny stories; a real treat’ (Concrete), Wengler recounts tales of growing up in the digital age with fast-paced storytelling, hyperactive observations, and a quest to if not catch ‘em all… then to joke about ‘em all instead..! ● ‘a likeable performer with nice ideas’ – Broadway Baby ● 'hilarious', 'fabulous', ‘great stories delivered in a hilarious way’ –...


In-Bread With Joseph Emslie (Work In Progress)

In-Bread With Joseph Emslie (Work In Progress)

Comedy

In-Bread With Joseph Emslie (Work In Progress)

Comedy

AUG 3-11, 13-25 at 12:25 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / Cinema Room

Joseph presents a 45 minute work-in-progress show where he attempts to separate the good from the bad and the wheat from the chaff.
While it might not sound that exciting, think again, because as a coeliac Joseph is being far more dangerous than you first thought!
Bring your gluten free treats and come and see someone who is "definitely a name to keep tabs on." (Bruce Dessau, 2017) Over the past two years Joseph has claimed a place in the Laughing Horse New Act Of The Year Finalist 2018, Amused Moose National New Comic Award Finalist 2017 and So You Think You're Funny Semi Final ...


Laurence Tuck: Expert in Failure

Laurence Tuck: Expert in Failure

Comedy

Laurence Tuck: Expert in Failure

Comedy

AUG 1-8 at 18:40 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / Cinema Room

Laurence Tuck is turning 40, and what has he done? Bugger all! He has been a cataclysmic failure. This show investigates the nature of his failure, and the reasons behind it. So you are invited to either enjoy a comedy show about one man's struggles to succeed, of just laugh at a pathetic human being in the schadenfreudian fashion that makes us all British. This show is about dreams, success, turning 40, reluctant fatherhood, suffering from OCD, bar-charts and Football Manager....


Losing My Mindfulness

Losing My Mindfulness

Theatre

Losing My Mindfulness

Theatre

AUG 9-25 at 18:40 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / Cinema Room

Do you want to feel calmer, more focused and relaxed? Imagine a life where daily stress just floats by like a cloud in the sky, not a rain cloud, a nice one, a fluffy one. Yeah, do you want that? You know you do, don’t you? Join me at my mindfulness workshop where we can leave our baggage behind and be in the moment, even if that moment is not quite what you thought it would be, cos hey, what is?! Sometimes that moment is f*cking terrible. I’m joking. See, mindfulness can be fun. Fun and calm....


Spring Day: When Push Comes to Shove

Spring Day: When Push Comes to Shove

Comedy

Spring Day: When Push Comes to Shove

Comedy

AUG 1-25 at 21:05 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / Cinema Room

Expect a fun night of sharp, well-crafted and mischievous stand-up that will tickle your fancy and your heart if you have one. It's a show about what we love to hate and why we hate to love.  “A Definite Must See!” **** Three Weeks “Spring Day is such a likable and friendly character with an incredibly infectious smile that draws the audience into her performance and wickedly delivered punch lines which have them falling over themselves with laughter, thinking ‘I can’t believe she just said that!’ They absolutely loved her and there is no doubt that you will too.” **** Broadway Baby  ...


Who Did I Think She Was?

Who Did I Think She Was?

Theatre

Who Did I Think She Was?

Theatre

AUG 1-25 at 19:55 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / Cinema Room

Peter Henderson returns with his new one-man show following his 5-star Edinburgh Fringe hit of 2014 – Who Did I Think I Was? Who Did I Think She Was? Written and performed by Peter Henderson Directed by Dan Ayling In this brand new show, we follow Peter as he travels from stuttering schoolboy to bald old git via weekend hippy, bingo caller, punk and speed freak in his increasingly desperate search for love. Accompanied by the enigmatic Shirley, Peter struggles through the perils of adolescent backstreet fumbles, cross dressing and addiction, to face the awful horror of gro...


Long Room

Alex Farrow: Philosophy A-Level

Alex Farrow: Philosophy A-Level

Comedy

Alex Farrow: Philosophy A-Level

Comedy

AUG 1-25 at 12:15 (50 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / Long Room

“Alex Farrow: Philosophy A-Level” is is a stand-up comedy show about history, religion and modern Britain told through the stories of teaching Philosophy to teenagers. “Honest and interesting and really, very, very funny indeed” –★★★★★ Bunbury Magazine, “Jaw Achingly funny”- Oxford Times ★★★★★ “An engaging and entertaining pairing of learning and good humour!” – ★★★★ The Latest, Brighton Tasked by Ofsted with “promoting British values” to teens in an East-London school in special measures for Islamic extremi...


Dave Chawner; Mental

Dave Chawner; Mental

Comedy

Dave Chawner; Mental

Comedy

AUG 1-25 at 18:20 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / Long Room

A show about mental health (rather than mental illness). As seen on BBC, ITV and Channel 4. As heard on BBC Radio 1, Radio 4 and Radio 5 Live. ‘hilariously entertaining’ – The Mail on Sunday...


Gráinne Maguire: Guys... It's Problematic

Gráinne Maguire: Guys... It's Problematic

Comedy

Gráinne Maguire: Guys... It's Problematic

Comedy

AUG 1-25 at 14:35 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / Long Room

Award-winning comedian Gráinne Maguire (Dave's UnSpun, BBC One's This Week, RTE's Cutting Edge and Radio 4's Now Show) returns with a sparkling, exhilarating and life-affirming show about why we should all be Team Titanic. Writer for 8 Out of 10 Cats and The Last Leg. 'A must-see from a comedian at the top of her game' (Edinburgh Festivals Magazine). 'A self-assured performance from a woman who has mastered her craft' (Skinny). 'Sarcastically and scabrously hilarious' (Chortle.co.uk). 'Original and unpredictable – a delightful, incisive hour of truth and madness' (FringeGuru.com)....


Hari Kanth: This Train Terminates Here

Hari Kanth: This Train Terminates Here

Comedy

Hari Kanth: This Train Terminates Here

Comedy

AUG 1-11, 13-25 at 15:50 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / Long Room

A comedy show about definitely not wanting children… I think? The second debut hour from Hari Kanth: a 2014 BBC Radio New Comedy Award finalist, a 2012 Chortle Student Comedy Award finalist, and the presenter of BBC Brit's 'Socially Awkward Situations’. Previous praise: "Refreshingly intelligent stand-up, that also manages to be achingly funny" (Young Perspective) "So bloody good"(The Skinny) "Hugely confident, hugely slick… a welcome offbeat, slightly geeky sensibility." (Bruce Dessau) ...


Laughing Horse FREE Comedy Selection

Laughing Horse FREE Comedy Selection

Comedy

Laughing Horse FREE Comedy Selection

Comedy

AUG 1-25 at 20:50 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / Long Room

See the very best comedians from across the Fringe, alongside hot new talent and Fringe newcomers, with a different comedy line-up at each show, every day, as Laughing Horse's Comedy Selection returns to Edinburgh for its 16th year. Line-ups include performers selected from Fringe shows and the international comedy circuit, with guests from the best in new talent that is appearing at the Fringe – and it's free! Sell-out shows Edinburgh Fringe 2004-2018. As seen in the UK, Australia and the USA. ★★★★★ “Cracking Comedy Selection” Cream of the Fringe, UK^...


Laughing Horse FREE Pick of the Fringe

Laughing Horse FREE Pick of the Fringe

Comedy

Laughing Horse FREE Pick of the Fringe

Comedy

AUG 1-25 at 17:05 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / Long Room

See the very best comedians from across the Fringe, with a different top-notch comedy line-up each day. There's five shows every day, as the Laughing Horse's Pick of the Fringe returns to Edinburgh for its 16th year. Line-ups include performers selected from Fringe shows and the international comedy circuit, making this absolutely the best way to see great Fringe comedy... and it's free! Sell-out shows in Edinburgh (2004-2016), Brighton, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth (WA), Fremantle (WA), Singapore, Hong Kong, Manila and Hollywood (USA). ★★★★★ “Cracking Come...


Laughing Horse FREE Pick of the Fringe

Laughing Horse FREE Pick of the Fringe

Comedy

Laughing Horse FREE Pick of the Fringe

Comedy

AUG 1-25 at 19:35 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / Long Room

See the very best comedians from across the Fringe, with a different top-notch comedy line-up each day. There's five shows every day, as the Laughing Horse's Pick of the Fringe returns to Edinburgh for its 16th year. Line-ups include performers selected from Fringe shows and the international comedy circuit, making this absolutely the best way to see great Fringe comedy... and it's free! Sell-out shows in Edinburgh (2004-2016), Brighton, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth (WA), Fremantle (WA), Singapore, Hong Kong, Manila and Hollywood (USA). ★★★★★ “Cracking Come...


MARVELus: Improv the MARVEL-verse

MARVELus: Improv the MARVEL-verse

Comedy

MARVELus: Improv the MARVEL-verse

Comedy

AUG 1-11, 13-25 at 13:20 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / Long Room

The UK's premiere nerd-culture comedy duo, The Just Us League and guests present a brand new MARVEL movie trilogy made up on the spot. Get your geek on as these improvisers make up a whole new MCU. Featuring some of the UK's best improvisors from The Noise Next Door, Showstoppers and more! ...


Main Room

Classic Joke Club

Classic Joke Club

Comedy

Classic Joke Club

Comedy

AUG 1-25 at 14:15 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / Main Room

Join the funniest acts on the UK and international circuit as they share classic jokes handed down to them by their family. Chickens, mothers-in-law, doctors, elephants, Englishmen, Irishmen, Scotsmen (and other nationalities) all welcome to walk into this bar. Discover the definitive answers behind the number of people required to change a light bulb, the adventures of an entire menagerie of creatures and why three representatives of the British Isles are always getting into such unexpected scrapes.' Previously appearing acts include Stuart Goldsmith, Geoff Norcott, Sindhu Vee and Bec Hill...


James Meehan - Never Better

James Meehan - Never Better

Comedy

James Meehan - Never Better

Comedy

AUG 1-25 at 18:00 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / Main Room

How am I doing? Never Better. A spanking new hour of comedy from Edinburgh Comedy Award winner and laidback Lancastrian James Meehan. A show about recovering from the brink, finding pleasure in little things, and revelling in the life that's been yours to enjoy all along. Since coming to Edinburgh for his first full run in 2013 James Meehan has been been back for sell out, critically acclaimed runs every year. In that time he has been nominated for best newcomer, won the Edinburgh Panel Prize, and written/performed/directed THIRTEEN 5 star reviewed shows, and received over 50 four and f...


Jenny Collier: The Jen Commandments

Jenny Collier: The Jen Commandments

Comedy

Jenny Collier: The Jen Commandments

Comedy

AUG 1-25 at 16:45 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / Main Room

Multi award winning Collier is back with her brand new stand up show. 'Brilliant... Infectious to watch and a joy to behold ★★★★’ - VoiceMag.uk ‘Filth!’ - Rhod Gilbert ‘Joyously liberating’ - The List "Very funny" - Time Out ‘★★★★★ Hilarious…An excellent comedic work’ ‘Unlike any other comedian’ (Edfest Mag) '★★★★ Brilliant...Everyone leaves wishing they were her friend' (Arts Award Voice), "Dryly innocent" ★★★★★ - Eastlondonlines.com ''Surprising edge'' ★★★&#...


Joke Thieves

Joke Thieves

Comedy

Joke Thieves

Comedy

AUG 1-12, 14-25 at 20:30 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / Main Room

Comedy set swapping live! The cult hit show where comedians perform their own jokes, then each others'. Chortle Award winner – Best Club Show London. Top five comedy shows of the year (List). Top 10 late nights out at the Fringe (Time Out). Top 25 shows at the Fringe (Comedy.co.uk). Featured on BBC Radio 4 Extra. 'A brilliant format' (Guardian). 'Birth of a new cult comedy night... an undoubted hit' (Chortle.co.uk). 'Spontaneous and anarchic' **** (Fest). 'A truly electric night' **** (Scotsman). 'Action-packed and chaotic' **** (BroadwayBaby.co.uk). 'Deserves more than one visit' **** (One4Re...


Martin Mor - Instigator

Martin Mor - Instigator

Comedy

Martin Mor - Instigator

Comedy

AUG 1-25 at 19:15 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / Main Room

INSTIGATOR a new hour of stand up comedy. “A comedy institution” The Guardian “World class” The Scotsman. “A terrifically funny and amiable man” The Skinny. “absolutely brilliant…hilarious at every turn” Edinburgh Festivals Magazine “Uproariously funny and utterly loveable, Mor is a wonderful entertainer and provider of many insights on life”. Three Weeks “A bearded behemoth of comedy…mesmerising to watch” Gulf Weekly “If we could all live our lives more like Martin Mor, the world would be a much better, happier place”. FEST. “Mor's likeability is as massive a...


Michael Fabbri

Michael Fabbri

Comedy

Michael Fabbri

Comedy

AUG 1-25 at 15:30 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / Main Room

Michael Fabbri, Star of Radio 4’s Dyslexicon, has graced the global comedy circuit for many years, Furthermore, you are most welcome at his new standup show. “An absolutely superb circuit headliner.” – London Is Funny “Exceptionally funny, extremely sharp, hugely enjoyable.” – The Scotsman “Startlingly insightful.” – The Guardian ...


Samantha Hannah: How to Find Happiness (In a Year)

Samantha Hannah: How to Find Happiness (In a Year)

Comedy

Samantha Hannah: How to Find Happiness (In a Year)

Comedy

AUG 1-25 at 12:00 (50 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / Main Room

In 2018 Samantha, 'one of the funniest ladies on the planet' (RemoteGoat.com), tried to find a husband in a year. It didn't work but she got a ridiculous story out of it (as did The Times, BBC News and of course Perth Courier). It's 2019 now and the hunt is for happiness instead. But what is happiness? And is it really that great?! Come to find out what happened next with the almost hubby... stay for the secrets behind complete and utter fulfillment....


Sketch Thieves

Sketch Thieves

Comedy

Sketch Thieves

Comedy

AUG 1-12, 14-25 at 13:00 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / Main Room

Comedy sketch swapping live! The cult hit show where sketch groups perform their own sketches, then each others'. Chortle Award winner – Best Club Show London. Top 5 comedy shows of the year (List). Top 10 shows at the Fringe (Time Out). Top 25 shows at the Fringe (Comedy.co.uk). Featured on BBC Radio 4 Extra. Made into a BBC television pilot. 'Brilliant format' (Guardian). 'Birth of a new cult comedy night... an undoubted hit' (Chortle.co.uk). 'Spontaneous and anarchic' **** (Fest). 'Truly electric' **** (Scotsman). 'Action-packed and chaotic' **** (BroadwayBaby.com). 'Deserves more than one ...


The Cave

Absolute Zero: Jez Watts

Absolute Zero: Jez Watts

Comedy

Absolute Zero: Jez Watts

Comedy

AUG 1-4, 6-11, 13-18, 20-25 at 17:15 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / The Cave

★★★★ The Music, 2018. "Serious laughs" ★★★★½ Perth Happenings, 2018. "If you like funny, dirty standup you'll love Jez Watts" Onya Mag, 2019 "Delivery that transcends the room" Chortle UK, 2018 Fun, charming and playfully dirty, touring Australian comic and host of The Nasty Show Australia Jez Watts is back with a brand new hour of jokes, bits, stories & improvised songs for 2019. Completely sold out Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 & 2018. "See Jez Watts whatever he does" Greg Fleet (Aus Comedy Legend) "Very funny" Joe Mande (Parks & Rec,...


Aidan 'Taco' Jones - 52 Days

Aidan 'Taco' Jones - 52 Days

Comedy

Aidan 'Taco' Jones - 52 Days

Comedy

AUG 1-25 at 21:00 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / The Cave

In 2012 I wrote a diary on a deck of playing cards, one for each week. Pick them out and I'll tell stories spanning three continents about heartbreak, prison, fireworks -- everything! The order's up to you. "An effortless and vulnerable charm seldom seen on the stand-up stage, even from the most famous comic minds" The Music (Melbourne Comedy Festival, 2018) ★★★★ TheFourthWall (FRINGE WORLD, 2018) ------------------------------------- Aidan Jones is known to his friends as Taco because when he was 15 the first girl he ever kissed thought he looked Mexican. H...


Clash of the Tight Tens

Clash of the Tight Tens

Comedy

Clash of the Tight Tens

Comedy

AUG 1-25 at 12:15 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / The Cave

Andy Quirk presents his pick of the finest Fringe comedians performing ten-minute tasters of their full-length shows. Expect a titanic mix of stand-up, sketch and musical comedy. You’ll be "Poseid" yourself with the "trident-tested" material! ...


Comedy Boxing - Best of the best

Comedy Boxing - Best of the best

Comedy

Comedy Boxing - Best of the best

Comedy

AUG 1-5, 7-12, 14-19, 21-25 at 19:45 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / The Cave

Comedy Boxing triumphantly returns to Edinburgh now with the best of the best competitors each show! Comedians will compete over four hilarious rounds of stand-up, improvisation, heckling and boxing. With four years of sold out shows in the UK and internationally. Come see one of the most exciting comedy shows at the festival. 'Comedic brilliance' ****½ (Australia Times). 'Electrifying and hysterical' (Perth Press). 'Downright funny' **** (Music). ...


Dr Lara Love: Love Leans In

Dr Lara Love: Love Leans In

Comedy

Dr Lara Love: Love Leans In

Comedy

AUG 1-11, 13-25 at 16:00 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / The Cave

Claire Ford, one half of The Kagools presents Dr Lara Love: Love Leans In. What is love? An unknown quantity, a mesmerising spiritual gift or a song by Haddaway? Love guru Dr Lara Love, ‘like Tony Robbins but less shouty’, heals our loveless society in one enlightening hour. ...


Ghost Orgy

Ghost Orgy

Comedy

Ghost Orgy

Comedy

AUG 1-25 at 00:45 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / The Cave

A late night stand-up comedy show that explores sex and the supernatural. Hosts Erika Ehler, Hannah Lawrence, and Bria Hiebert will be tackling everything from spirits to safe words with their sharp, eccentric, observational humor. These hot, millennial women have a lot to say about dating, demons and dick pics. Have you ever been ghosted? Literally or figuratively. Do you think vampires use dating apps? Was the film Ghost featuring Demi Moore and Patrick Swayze an accurate depiction of a romantic relationship between a human and spirit? Ghost Orgy is the most fun you can have while being haun...


Heavenly Comedy Edinburgh

Heavenly Comedy Edinburgh

Comedy

Heavenly Comedy Edinburgh

Comedy

AUG 2-11, 13-23 at 22:15 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / The Cave

Njambi McGrath NATYS 2019 Winner will be showcasing the best up and coming comedians....


Henry Ginsberg: Romantic Comedian

Henry Ginsberg: Romantic Comedian

Comedy

Henry Ginsberg: Romantic Comedian

Comedy

AUG 1-25 at 18:30 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / The Cave

Henry Ginsberg didn’t loose his virginity, or have any romantic experiences to speak of at all until his late twenties. Now he’s making up for lost time. Having been pigeonholed as a dark and cynical comic for many years, he’s now on a mission to reveal himself as the passionate romanticist he’s always felt himself to be. Following on from his acclaimed show Molesting The Corpse Of Traditional Masculinity Since 1987 (“He’s probably a shit comic” - Katie Hopkins), Romantic Comedian explores themes of self-esteem, sexuality, gender-roles, and why Hitler was a bit of a bellend....


Late Night Comedy Death Camp

Late Night Comedy Death Camp

Comedy

Late Night Comedy Death Camp

Comedy

AUG 1-25 at 23:30 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / The Cave

Henry Ginsberg (FHM Stand Up Hero, Reading Festival New Act Of The Year) presents a possibly anarchic, probably slightly depraved and almost certainly alcohol fuelled showcase of the best stand up comedy from this year’s fringe. Hopefully, everybody makes it out alive!...


Mistaken

Mistaken

Comedy

Mistaken

Comedy

AUG 2-4, 6-11, 13-18, 20-25 at 14:45 (60 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / The Cave

The Actor Liam Neeson made some controversial statements! How should he be treated? Following an huge row on Facebook Anthony Ayton takes a nuanced view."I love Anthony Ayton he's clever a bit cheeky and bloody funny" Angela Barnes ...


Zahra Barri's Special (Work in Progress)

Zahra Barri's Special (Work in Progress)

Comedy

Zahra Barri's Special (Work in Progress)

Comedy

AUG 1-25 at 13:30 (45 min) - Free
Cabaret Voltaire / The Cave

Zahra’s never stood in front of a mirror and taken a selfie. Nor has she intentionally made herself look like a dog on Instagram. Zahra doesn’t think she’s special so why does everyone else think they are? She begs, “Don’t be a big head but don’t be narrow minded. Just have a normal sized head, please.” “Edgy and very funny", Cheeky Monkey Comedy 'A buzzy fluffball of comedy unafraid to take risks, a cute puppy with a surprising snarl.' Mumble Comedy. As seen on BBC Iplayer. As heard on BBC Radio 4 Extra and BBC Radio 2. ...