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Our weekly COMEDY TRY OUT NIGHT is on Thursday 20th June - up to 16 acts compered this week by ALISTAIR BARRIE.

On Saturday 22nd JUNE we present a UNBLELIEVABLE bill featuring PAUL THORNE, DAN EVANS, ALISTAIR BARRIE, DON BISWAS, DANNY WARD and DOMINIC FRISBY as MC.  These shows often sell out, so book online early to guarantee tickets. 

Our EDINBURGH FESTIVAL COMEDY PREVIEW SEASON  CONTINUES to the end of July.  ONLY £7 ADMISSION to see BOTH SHOWS each night (advance). A stunning set of shows - two a night - through until the end of July. Here's the current (updated) list:


Date                 8pm                             9.15pm


Sun  09/06        Ross Smith                   Josh Pugh

Mon  10/06       Michael Fabbri               Joe Wells

Sun  16/06        Simon Brodkin               Radu Isac

Mon  17/06       Stephen Carlin               Rob Kemp
Sun  23/06        Danny Ward                 Dominic Frisby
Mon  24/06       Glenn Moore                 Darren Harriott
Sun  30/06        Eddy Brimson                Markus Birdman
Mon  01/07       Erich McElroy                Steve N Allen
Sun  07/07        Sara Barron                  Eleanor Tiernan
Mon  08/07       Maureen Younger          Jen Brister

Tue 09/07         Phil Nichol                    Nick Doody
Sun  14/07        Dave Fulton                 Geoff Norcott
Mon  15/07       Mitch Benn                   Nick Revell
Sun  21/07        JJ Whitehead                John Hastings
Mon  22/07       Paul F Taylor                Nick Helm
Sun  28/07        Lucy Porter                   Tom Toal
Mon  29/07       Mandy Muden                 Susan Murray


Look out also for a special comedy night for Haringey Teachers on Friday 21st, The Jazz, Rick Right on the Decks and the Quiz appearing on their regular days this week and beyond.  And don't forget: it's usually cheaper to book in advance for many shows.


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This Week

Mon 17th June

TWO FULL EDINBURGH PREVIEWS

8.00 STEPHEN CARLIN

9.15 ROB KEMP

Weds 19th June

The King's Head Quiz 

Thu 20th June

The Legendary Comedy Try Out Night

Up to 16 new and established acts, compered this week by

ALISTAIR BARRIE

Fri 21st June

NUT COMEDY NIGHT

OTIZ CANNELLONI

DANNY WARD

DAN EVANS

NICK ELLERAY

TOBY ADAMS MC

featuring the best in live acoustic music

Sat  22nd June

COMEDY CABARET 

THE BEST IN STAND-UP

PAUL THORNE

DAN EVANS

DON BISWAS

ALISTAIR BARRIE

DANNY WARD

DOMINIC FRISBY MC

Sun 23rd June

In the afternoon 2.30- 5.30pm

The Jazz perfect LIVE Sunday music

and in the evening (7.45 doors)

TWO FULL EDINBURGH PREVIEWS

8.00 DANNY WARD

9.15 DOMINIC FRISBY

Mon 24th June

TWO FULL EDINBURGH PREVIEWS

8.00 GLENN MOORE

9.15 DARREN HARRIOTT


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