Event Directory

The Stand-Up Show
The Stand-Up Show

The Home Of Scottish Comedy

Mascara Drag Show
Mascara Drag Show

With Playhaus, Scotland’s fiercest drag family.

Next Big Thing
Next Big Thing

Our new act and material night where we find The Next Big Thing.


Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Best of the Fringe: WIP!
Best of the Fringe: WIP!

Join us for a taste of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe ALL YEAR ROUND!


Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Top Banana
Top Banana

Monkey Barrel Comedy's New Material and New Act Night


Edinburgh, United Kingdom

THE BIG SHOW Christmas and New Year Specials!
THE BIG SHOW Christmas and New Year Specials!

Top stand-up Comedy at Edinburgh's #1 rated Comedy Club.


Edinburgh, United Kingdom

The OTHER Show
The OTHER Show

A late night of alternative comedy at Edinburgh's #1 rated Comedy Club.


Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Alfie Brown: Open Hearted Human Enquiry
Alfie Brown: Open Hearted Human Enquiry

Award-winning comedian Alfie Brown brings his tour show to Monkey Barrel | ★★★★★ "Wow! F**k! Wow!" - The Scotsman


Edinburgh, United Kingdom

THE BIG SHOW Friday
THE BIG SHOW Friday

Top stand-up Comedy at Scotland's Best Comedy Venue (Chortle Awards 2023) and Edinburgh's #1 rated Comedy Club.


Edinburgh, United Kingdom

THE BIG SHOW Saturday
THE BIG SHOW Saturday

Top stand-up Comedy at Scotland's Best Comedy Venue (Chortle Awards 2023) and Edinburgh's #1 rated Comedy Club.


Edinburgh, United Kingdom

THE BIG SHOW Sunday
THE BIG SHOW Sunday

Top stand-up Comedy at Edinburgh's #1 rated Comedy Club.


Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Vittorio Angelone: Work In Progress
Vittorio Angelone: Work In Progress

Vittorio Angelone previews a work in progress of his brand new show ahead of the Fringe | 'Just wow' – ★★★★½ – Chortle


Edinburgh, United Kingdom

British Comedian of the Year (Scotland Heat)
British Comedian of the Year (Scotland Heat)

Nine comedians battle it out for a place in the semi final and a chance to win £10,001 - the biggest cash prize in UK comedy!


Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Lou Conran: Tangent
Lou Conran: Tangent

Award-winning comedian Lou Conran stops off at Monkey Barrel Comedy on her first mini tour around the UK | “Phenomenal” - Sarah Millican


Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Steve Bugeja: Self Doubt (I Think)
Steve Bugeja: Self Doubt (I Think)

The creator and star of ITV2's hit sitcom, Buffering, returns to Monkey Barrel Comedy following a sell-out 2022 tour | 'Plentiful jokes and compelling storytelling' - The Scotsman


Edinburgh, United Kingdom

The Improv Show
The Improv Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s monthly improv show! A spectacular variety night showcasing the very best of Scotland’s improv comedy talent.


Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Helen Bauer: Work In Progress
Helen Bauer: Work In Progress

Co-host of Trusty Hogs, Helen Bauer (Live at the Apollo) presents a work in progress show of her new thoughts and feelings on pretty much everything!


Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Luisa Omielan: Bitter (Special Live Recording)
Luisa Omielan: Bitter (Special Live Recording)

'BAFTA Breakthrough' winner, Luisa Omielan, returns to Monkey Barrel Comedy | 'It’s one of the funniest shows at Edinburgh Fringe' - The Telegraph


Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Horatio Gould: Sweet Prince
Horatio Gould: Sweet Prince

After his sell-out Edinburgh Fringe run, Horatio Gould is bringing his critically acclaimed debut hour on tour | "The most exciting comedic mind this country’s seen since Chris Morris" - Fin Taylor


Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Schalk Bezuidenhout: Keeping Up
Schalk Bezuidenhout: Keeping Up

Schalk Bezuidenhout: As seen on Netflix and Comedy Central and fresh from supporting Trevor Noah on his arena tour.


Edinburgh, United Kingdom