EDFRINGE 2017 SHOWS ANNOUNCED
We're excited to announce our list of comedy shows for this year's Edinburgh Festival Fringe. It's a varied international mix of stand-up, characters and even an LGBTQ+ Opera! It's our 26th year at the fringe, and have promoted shows for the likes of Sue Perkins, Miles Jupp and Steve First.
This year's highlights included, the nation's favourite singer-songwriter, John Shuttleworth, returning after a 5-year hiatus with ONLY 2 SHOWS! As well as, the gay, Autistic, quarter-Welsh musical comedian, Robert White and the So You Think You're Funny WINNER, Edd Hedges, marking his debut show.
Here's our list for 2017!
FIONA RIDGEWELL: Home Truths
2:45pm | Just The Tonic, Community Project | 3rd-27th August
ROBERT WHITE: InstruMENTAL
3:15pm | Gilded Balloon, Wee Room | 2nd-27th August
EDD HEDGES: Wonderland
4pm | Gilded Balloon, The Turret | 2nd-27th August
RACHEL FAIRBURN: Her Majesty
4:05pm | Just The Tonic, Community Project | 3rd-27th August
SASKIA PRESTON: Prestonian
5pm | Laughing Horse, Cellar Monkey | 4th-27th August
ALICE MARSHALL: Blood
5:20pm | Just The Tonic, The Caves | 3rd-27th August
JOHN SHUTTLEWORTH: My Last Will And Tasty Mint
6pm | Gilded Balloon, Debating Hall | 14th & 15th August 2 SHOWS ONLY
AYESHA HAZARIKA: State of The Nation
7:30pm | Gilded Balloon, The Museum | 14th-20th August 7 SHOWS ONLY
ANDREW LAWRENCE: The Happy Accident Tour
9:30pm | Assembly, Ballroom | 3rd-13th August 11 SHOWS ONLY
THE STEVENSON EXPERIENCE: Identical As Anything
10:15pm | Assembly George Square Studios | 2nd-27th August
EXTRA DATES AT SOHO FOR AYESHA
Due to phenomenal demand Ayesha Hazarika has just had two extra dates added to her run at Soho Theatre, London.
The press seems to like it too...
"Sharp gags in an entertaining hour" ARTS DESK
"Stylishly funny stand-up tour" ADAM BOULTON, SUNDAY TIMES
“Insightful, humorous and at times simply ‘hide behind the sofa’ stuff" EDINBURGH REPORTER
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RACHEL FAIRBURN TOURS
Rachel Fairburn and Kiri Pritchard-McLean's 'brilliantly funny, informative, shocking and at times even touching' (The Skinny) podcast focuses on the life and crimes of the world's most prolific serial killers. Since its debut in October 2014, AKNF has developed a cult following and its hosts are now hitting the road to spread this morbid fascination nationwide!
FIRST EDFRINGE 2017 SHOW ON SALE
We are proud to announce that our first EdFringe 2017 show is now on sale.
Robert White, who was last seen at the fringe over 3 years ago, is returning with a brand-new show, InstruMENTAL coming to The Gilded Balloon. (3:15pm, The Turret!) He's written and composed a hilarious comedy opera, which takes a somewhat light-hearted approach to his difficult background. Expect laughter and shock in similar doses!
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Keep your eyes peeled for further shows!
RBM ARE PLEASED TO WELCOME DARREN ALTMAN
We are thrilled to welcome Britain's Got Talent semifinalist, voiceover artist and impressionist Darren Altman to the fold!
His BGT audition even managed to get Simon on his feet! Click here to see him in action.
AYESHA HAZARIKA AT SOHO THEATRE
Former special advisor for the Labour party, Ayesha Hazarika, will be heading on tour, with The State of The Nation, from April 2017, starting with a run at Soho Theatre, London. This show will mark her debut both on the road as well as the prestigious London venue. It's a behind-the-scenes tale of life in Parliment.
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18th - 22nd April
RBM is pleased to announce the following tours for 2017:
MITCH BENN - Don't Fear The Reaper
AYESHA HAZARIKA - The State of the Nation
MILES JUPP - Songs of Freedom
ANDREW LAWRENCE - The Hate Speech Tour
JOHN SHUTTLEWORTH - My Last Will and Tasty Mint
MITCH BENN WINNER OF MASTERMIND
Mitch Benn recently starred on BBC2's Celebrity Mastermind, to take on the formidable black chair (and John Humphrys) and preceded to win the title of 'Mastermind'.
MILES JUPP GUEST STARS ON BBC2'S QI
Joing host, Sandi Toksvig and regular panellist, Alan Davies, on the latest series of BBC 2's long standing comedy show, Q.I., is Miles Jupp as a guest panellist.
EDD HEDGES PLAYS FOR LAUGHS IN THE ALPS
Edd Hedges, recent tour support for Sofie Hagen, will soon head out to Europe's tallest mountains, to entertain audiences at the very top of The Alps. This is of course, Altitude Comedy Festival, which this year is slightly earlier, in the thick of the festival season!
EXTRA SHOW ADDED FOR MILES JUPP
Due to popular demand, an extra date has just been added to Miles Jupp's tour next year in Exeter. The second leg of Songs Of Freedom starts again on 4th January, in Andover (The Lights), and now has two dates at The Northcott Theatre, Exeter.
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