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EDINBURGH 2013: MARK SMITH – THE MOST ASTONISHING NAME IN COMEDY

Elderly child MARK SMITH (Russell Howard’s Good News BBC Three, Nick Helm’s Heavy Entertainment BBC Three and RUSSELL KANE tour support) presents his hotly anticipated debut stand up hour at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Expect laughs/fun/the death of an audience member (delete as applicable) as he tackles such thorny issues as elevators, earworms and the… Read more »

Helen O'Brien

EDINBURGH 2013: HELEN O’BRIEN – BRONAGH’S BIG WEEKEND

It’s 1987. Bronagh is becoming a teenager, competing in the Irish Dancing Championships and being a bridesmaid at her cousin’s wedding. This is a one-woman comedy show about awkward names, ra-ra skirts, bad haircuts, a 13th birthday and a mad weekend in a mad Irish family. Think Four Weddings and a Funeral with Irish dancing… Read more »

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EDINBURGH 2013: THE HORNE SECTION – LIVE IN A COW

Following a third consecutive sell-out run at the 2012 Edinburgh Fringe Festival, ALEX HORNE and THE HORNE SECTION roll into Edinburgh with a brand new barnstorming show, bringing their unique mix of stand up, feel-good spectacle and jaw-dropping musicianship to the Underbelly. THE HORNE SECTION will play host to special guests from the worlds of… Read more »

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EDINBURGH 2013: DAVID BADDIEL – FAME: NOT THE MUSICAL

Fame: we’re obsessed with it, but who will talk honestly about what it’s really like? DAVID BADDIEL, in his first full Edinburgh show for 15 years, does. From accidentally stealing the spotlight at Russell Brand’s wedding, to realising Andrew Lloyd Webber thinks he’s Ben Elton, DAVID BADDIEL examines his strange relationship with the New Lad… Read more »

Phil Wang

EDINBURGH 2013: PHIL WANG – ANTI-HERO

=Winner of the Chortle Student Comedian of the Year Award, Comedy Central’s Funniest Student Award and former President of the Cambridge Footlights, PHIL WANG presents his first grown-up hour of stand-up comedy at the Edinburgh Festival. PHIL will be performing his debut show Anti-Hero; a collection of sharp observations and curious opinions, told with undue… Read more »

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