Cutty Sark Theatre

After last year’s sell-out first edition, the Michael Edwards Studio Theatre is proud to host its second pre-Edinburgh comedy festival this summer. Be the first to see brand new material from some of today’s hottest comedians and catch the stars of the future on their way up. 

'Shappi Khorsandi ...Britain’s best young female comic by any yardstick’

The Guardian

'Shappi Khorsandi ...Britain’s best young female comic by any yardstick’

The Guardian

'Seann Walsh ... Unquestionably the best observational comic of his generation’

The Guardian

'Seann Walsh ... Unquestionably the best observational comic of his generation’

The Guardian

Essential information

Opening times: 
22 July - 4 August
Location: 
Cutty Sark, Michael Edwards Studio Theatre
Shows and times

Catch the stars of the future on their way up

Cutty Sark Studio Theatre, Evenings & Lates
Shappi Khorsandi (‘Britain’s best young female comic by any yardstick’, The Guardian) and Henry Paker, comic writer, stand up, actor and...
Times:
29 July | 7.45 pm
Location:
Cutty Sark
Cutty Sark Studio Theatre, Evenings & Lates
Razor-sharp comedy hip-hop improv from Abandoman, and Masud Milas, ‘One to Watch’ (Time Out).
Times:
30 July | 7.45 pm
Location:
Cutty Sark
Cutty Sark Studio Theatre, Evenings & Lates
See Sam Simmons (‘It's not just weird, it's wonderful too’, Chortle) and Kiri Pritchard McLean (‘one to look out for in the future’,...
Times:
31 July | 7.45 pm
Location:
Cutty Sark
Cutty Sark Studio Theatre, Evenings & Lates
See brand new work in progress from award-winning stand-up Bridget Christie, plus circuit legend Josh Howie's first UK tour.
Times:
Weds 3 August | 7.45pm
Location:
Cutty Sark
Cutty Sark Studio Theatre, Evenings & Lates
Join Elf Lyons (‘Enthusiastically peculiar... sexy, nerdy and funny’, Chortle) and Josie Long (‘Long builds delightful comedy worlds’, The...
Times:
4 August | 7.45 pm
Location:
Cutty Sark
Cutty Sark Studio Theatre, Evenings & Lates
Join Art Macabre for an evening of theatrical life drawing fun at Cutty Sark. Art fun ahoy!
Times:
13 August | 7.00 pm
Location:
Cutty Sark