Comedy listings

Thursday 10 continued

Snatch Club The Liquid Room. ()c Victoria Street. 225 2564. l0pm 3am. £3.50 (£2.50l. See Thu 3.


0 The Fast Show Live ('l}de .»\uditorium. Pinnieston Quay. 08700-10 4000. £22.50»--£25. TY's poptilar comedy sketch show is live on stage featuring the familiar faces of Pattl Whitehouse. Charlie Higson. Mark Williams. Simon Day and Arabella Weir. See preview. Craic @ the Sac ('ul de Sac Sotithside/.-\ttic. l I79 Pollokshaws Road. (34‘) ISM/(14‘) 4717. 7.30pm. £6. The great uncle of Scottish comedy and a one-time Perrier nominee. Brttce Morton is the evening's leading man. His supporting cast inclttde American comedian Bob (‘obe. So Yoti Think You’re I‘unny linalist (ireg Mcllugh and Scott Agnew.

Jongleurs Comedy Club Jongleurs. [70C Building. Renl‘rew Street. 0870 787 0707. 7.30pm. £l2. See Thu 10.

The Stand The Stand. 333 Woodlands Road. 0870 (100 6055. 0pm. £7. Frankie Boyle takes charge of the comic proceedings this weekend and introduces .sorue lewd .s'inuosit)‘ from (‘are_\ Marx. pltis the al’t‘able wit ol‘ Paddy (‘ourtney atid Bene Linehesticm‘.


Reg Anderson’s Comedy Cellar Pin .\Iac('ool's. l(il I.othian Road. (i22 710‘). 9pm. £3. Reg ‘\'oodoo‘ Anderson reopens his basement of laughs with Joe lleenan. magic Steven Dick and John Scott.

The Stand The Stand. 5 York Place. 558 7272. 9pm. £7. The one-liners come thick arid last when Ivor l)embina steps tip to the mic. \Yoi'd-pla) powerhouse I)es (‘larke also joins compere Stisan Morrison.


Craic @ the Sac (‘ul de Sac Sotithside/.-\ttic. l 17‘) l’ollokshaw s Road. (14‘) IMO/04‘) 47l7. 7.30pm. £(i. See Hi I l oiin with coinpere Alan .'\nderson.

Jongleurs Comedy Club Jongleurs. l'(i(‘ Building. Renlrew Street. 0870 787 0707. 7.30pm. £l2. See Thti 10.

The Stand The Stand. 333 Woodlands Road. 0870 000 (i055. 9pm. £8. See Hi

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Madcap Comedy Club State Bar. 148 Holland Street. SS3 233—1. 9.30pm. £5 (£4). See Sat 5.

Edinburgh The Stand The Stand. 5 York Place. 558 7272. 9pm. £8. See Fri 11.

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Join Allan Miller for his weekly exploration of comedy’s great unknown in the Sunday Safari at the Stand, Edinburgh


The Comedy C00p ()‘.\'eill‘s. H Bell Street. 07S70 Sb‘H‘N. S3llplll. £1 (£3). More laughs to t'tllTlc‘ )our leathers courtesy ol‘ Ra} niond \learns. (’harlie Ross. lidd llammill and compete .\'ei| Mcl’arlane.

Michael Redmond’s Sunday Service The Stand. 33.3 \Yoodlands Road. 0870 (300 (i055. S30pm. £4 «£2 l.

Live Floor Show is back with more razor sharp late night wit from Scotland‘s finest stand-up comics ~ Craig Hill, Frankie Boyle, The Reverend Obadiah Steppenwolfe lll. Miles Jupp and Bob Doolally plus cutting edge live music from top bands.

We want a music and comedy loving audience who are not frightened of being seen, heard and entertained. If you want to be an audience member call us on 0141 338 3491 or apply online at


Studio Recordings: Wednesday 23rd October and Thursday 31st October Over 18’s Only

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Craic @ the Sac ('ul de Sac Sittllhstde".\lltc. llq‘) l’ttllttkslttms Road. 01‘) l.\l*) ol‘) .171". S30pm. L71. See l'ri ll old} with coiiipcre .\lan Anderson.


Whose Lunch is it Anyway? The Stand. 5 York Place. 558 "272. lpm. T'TL‘L‘. See Stilt (i.

Sunday Safari the Stand. 5 York l’lace. 55S 7272. b.3llltlll. £»1t£2i. Resident host .-\llan .\lil|cr embarks on another iotirnc} into the unknown accompanied b_\ lrcland‘s l’adtl_\ ('ourtnet and Rene linchcsticm.

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Red Raw The Stand. 5 York l’lace. 55S "2.72. S. 30pm. t'l. l ight stand tip lr_\ outs take then his! steps on the road to coined) stardom alongside host Keara \liiiph) and headliner Stc\en l)ick. Hang the VJ 'l he i hree Sisters. l“) ('owgatc. 022 bSllll. Upm lain. l'rec. Sce .\lon “.

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Edinburgh 0 Daniel Kitson lltc l’leasancc (‘abarcl Har. (\(l [he l’lcasance. 0.50

234‘). Spin. £(i £8. lost when we thought the Perrier panel were destined to bestow coined} ’s hol_\ grail on the most mediocre and middle ol~ the road ol' comedians. the} go arid shock tis b} hailing that man Kitson as this _\ear’s stand—up supreme. We take it all back. Kitson is one ol. the most naturall} gilted comedians e\ er to grace a stage. He‘s been described as coined} 's answer to Tan is ('ocker. bttt sa) s he looks like a cross bch een a lecturer and a paedophile. (io along and witness a comedian at the \et‘_\ top ol~ his game. See pre\ iew.

The Fred MacAulay Show The Stand. 5 York Place. 558 7272. 9pm. £7 (£(i). l'red \iac:\ttla_\ and his guests pro\e that there is tun to be had on a school night with two hours ol~ cheek} antics.

Reg Anderson’s Big Fun Quiz Night l’in .\lac('ool's. lol l.othian Road. (i22 710‘). ()pm. Free. See .\lon

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Bernard Manning l’a\ilion Tltc‘ttll'L‘. lll Rc‘ltltc‘ltl Street. .332 ltS—lh. 7.30pm. £l 1. Hold tight Bernard's back. This British institution. comedian in the old music hall tradition. returns with his ‘adtilts only brand ol‘ humour. The Fred MacAulay Show The Stand. 33.3 Woodlands Road. 0870 000 (i055. H.30pni. £7 (£0). See Tue 15.


A Kick Up the Tabloids The Stand. 5 York Place. 553 7272. 0pm. £5 t£-l l. Breaking new s lroin around the world is treated with check. irrexerence and blatant contempt in some side—splitting topical satire lroin acting political polemicists Paul Sncddon. Stisan Morrison and .loliii l'htit.

Rabbit Warren Comedy Club Nichol lidwards. .\'iddr} Street. 0794 W2 023‘). 0pm. £3. See \\'ed ‘).

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Jongleurs Comedy Club .longleurs. t‘(}(' Building. Renlrew Street. (lS—‘ll 7S7 (lat)... 7.30pm. £(i. l’icrre llollins. Canada‘s (ilen \Yool. h'eland's Km in (iildca atid .\lark llurst.

The Stand the Stand. 33.3 \Vtititllttltds Rtttltl. (lb’qll (tllll “USS. ‘inn. £5 rte-ll. .'\ll\lt';tltitlt maniacal mirthster Markus Birdman ioins magic Ste\en l)ick. patter merchant .lamie .\lcl\'en/ie and host. lire Hour Show star l‘rankic Ho) le.


The Stand The Stand. 5 York Place. 558 ~272. 0pm. £5 l£-ll. Musical satirist and wannabe bedroom popstar Sand} Nelson. plus ls'eara Murph}. (iraeme Thomas and host l)a\ id Ka}. Snatch Club The liquid Room. ‘)c Victoria Street. 225 25bit. l0pm 3am. £3.50 l £2.5(ll. See Thu 3.


Bob Doolally’s Football Flashbacks Tolbooth 'l'heatre. .lail \\'_\nd. (llHSo 27-4000. 7_3()pm. £S (£5.50i. See Sat 5.

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0 Ed Byrne ls’othes Halls. ls’othes Square. (H502 ol 1 l0l. Spin. £14.50 l £l l.50 £12.50i. Another ol c'ttlttc‘tl} ‘s beanpoles. who’s in with a chance ol' being crowned ‘the thinnest stand-up e\cr to grace a stage. goes on the road. The Strathcl_\de l'ni\crsit_\ alumni returns with more Iiokes about his girlli'icnd and. it the )oiing Irishman's word is to be taken as gospel. his goldlish. That should be l'asciitating.