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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 22 August, sorted by Start Time

19:00

ComedySportz Online!

ComedySportz Online!

Comedy

ComedySportz Online!

Comedy

AUG 8, 12, 15, 19, 22, 26, 29 at 19:00 (60 min) - FREE YOUTUBE STREAM (Unticketed/With Donations)
Laughing Horse Online / The Internet - YouTube Streaming

You've seen Football. You've seen tennis. But have you seen comedy as a sport? ComedySportz goes for gold with competitive improvised comedy that is fast, fun and family friendly. Two teams go toe to toe (sort of) with quick-witted gags, games, sketches and songs inspired by audience suggestions. There’s a referee on hand to ensure a good clean match with penalties for bad behaviour and bad jokes. Who wins? You decide! ComedySportz UK has been entertaining audiences of all ages since 2001 and will be joined by players from ComedySportz teams worldwide during the festival. Fans of shows like...


20:00

Laughing Horse Pick of the Online Fringe

Laughing Horse Pick of the Online Fringe

Comedy

Laughing Horse Pick of the Online Fringe

Comedy

AUG 22 at 20:00 (60 min) - FREE TWITCH STREAM (Unticketed/With Donations)
Laughing Horse Online / The Internet - Twitch Streaming

A selection of the very best in stand-up comedy from the Online free Fringe Festival! A succulent smorgasbord of fantastically funny stand-up comedy headliners alongside the best in fresh new talent, with five different comics selected from some of the best acts on the circuit. Sell-out shows at festivals worldwide including Melbourne, Adelaide & Edinburgh.... can it sell out online too?! "If you are looking for a very funny show to sample some of the best British comedy at this year's festival, then definitely head on down to catch this must see show." ★★★★...


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...