Header Image

Free Festival Shows

Have a look through our selection of shows... we are sure to have something you'll want to see in Edinburgh this August - from children's shows to cabaret; standup comedy to tragic drama. There's something for everyone at the Free Festival!


List Shows: By Name | By Start Time


Listings for 13 August, sorted by Start Time

20:00

Best In Fringe Comedy and Chat.... With Vladimir McTavish

Best In Fringe Comedy and Chat.... With Vladimir McTavish

Comedy

Best In Fringe Comedy and Chat.... With Vladimir McTavish

Comedy

AUG 13 at 20:00 (60 min) - FREE TWITCH STREAM (Unticketed/With Donations)
Laughing Horse Online / The Internet - Twitch Streaming

This is usually the perfect guide to what comedy to see at the Fringe - but this year is online for one night only! Host Vladimir McTavish, one of Scotland's finest stand-ups, introduces this hilarious selection of comedians with the very best in stand-up, laughs and chat from three of the Fringe's best comedy performers. The guests are all hand-picked from venues around the Fringe by the show's host, with a selection of the UK's best comics "Superb" ★★★★ (The Scotsman) "Gleefully indulgent. Highly Appealing" ★★★★ (The Guardian) "Sco...


21:00

Comics Solving Problems

Comics Solving Problems

Comedy

Comics Solving Problems

Comedy

AUG 11, 13, 18, 25, 27 at 21:00 (45 min) - FREE TWITCH STREAM (Unticketed/With Donations)
Laughing Horse Online / The Internet - Twitch Streaming

There are loads of problems in the world. The news is full of them. Our lives are full of them. Comedians Steve N Allen and Erich McElroy are here to (try to) help. Steve (as seen on BBC2’s The Mash Report) and Erich (as seen on Good Morning Britain and Sky News) tackle the issues of the day in this topical comedy show from their spare rooms. ...


22:00

Sexpert - Madame K

Sexpert - Madame K

Comedy

Sexpert - Madame K

Comedy

AUG 7-30 at 22:00 (60 min) - FREE TWITCH STREAM (Unticketed/With Donations)
Laughing Horse Online / The Internet - Twitch Streaming

"There's no such thing as a bad dick, just bad men." Sexpert - Madame K! is 50 minutes of ridiculous, anarchic, and unpredictable clowning. This wild solo comedy show features a beautifully idiotic performer discovering what it means to be a 21st Century Feminist. Strenuously working to improve life for all women, Madame K surrounds herself with Coqs she's rescued, reprogramming them to have better manners, and training them to live up to their full potential. Don't worry, in this performance all Coqs are in cages! ***** EdFringe Review ‘Madame Komondor is doing God's work.' Written and Perfor...