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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 28 August, sorted by Start Time

12:00

ComedySportz Online!

ComedySportz Online!

Comedy

ComedySportz Online!

Comedy

AUG 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28 at 12:30 (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

San Francisco Street Magic - Direct from our flats!

San Francisco Street Magic - Direct from our flats!

Cabaret

San Francisco Street Magic - Direct from our flats!

Cabaret

AUG 28 at 20:00 (60 min) - PAY WHAT YOU WANT via Zoom (TICKETED)
Laughing Horse Online / The Internet - Zoom Show

Direct from San Francisco without the crappy airline food! Magic juggling and crazy stunts with Frisco Fred (your host) Chase the Entertainer (charming Magic ), Jonathan Strange (Sideshow stunts), Eric the Great (amazing magic) and Captain Jack (A pirate - for real - no kidding - Aargh!!) ...


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...