Fri, 31 Mar 2017 14:09:02 +0000
New material and comedic musings shaping towards upcoming Edinburgh shows. From some of the best talent in the country, watch as these acts endeavour to make you laugh and think all evening.
Tim Key presents a work in progress. He will also be falling back on old material because, and this is not a criticism, he doesn’t have enough new material.
‘This is sublime, busy and evocative work from a man who keeps getting better and better’ ***** The List
Gein’s Family Giftshop
Like persistent dandruff Gein’s Family Giftshop are back, and they are itching to show you what they’ve come up with. Skin ailments aside, Gein’s Family Giftshop are a multi-award winning 4 strong, 5 star sketch group who’ll be hawking out yet another hour of “fluid and twisted” (The Guardian) sketch comedy, performed with “the kind of sensibility that would unsettle even the darkest League of Gentlemen fan” (The Sunday Times).
Let these four warts entertain you with a “A blistering debut hour of twisted, surreal humour” (The Metro) for an evening. Or at least watch them bumble around trying out some hot ass new sketches
★★★★★ The Sunday Times
‘A joy to watch’ ★★★★★ The Skinny
Best Newcomer – Chortle Awards 2015
Best Newcomer nominees – Fosters Edinburgh Comedy Award 2014
As seen on Inside No.9 (BBC2) and Sky Arts Christmas Comedy Shorts and as heard on BBC Radio 4’s Sketchorama
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 13:40:23 +0000
We’re pleased to announce that the Bloomsbury Theatre will reopen in Autumn 2018 following a major refurbishment.
The Theatre, which prior to closure had gained a reputation in many fields, will celebrate its fiftieth year by unveiling an expertly restored, significantly upgraded venue.
Read more here.