Pre-Edinburgh Comedy | Lou Sanders & Desiree Burch


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Sunday 28 July | Doors Open 18.15 | Show Starts 19.15
Cutty Sark, Ground Level: Lower Hold, Michael Edwards Studio Theatre
Cutty Sark Lates

Climb aboard the ship for a comedy work-in-progress double-bill from two critically acclaimed comedians.

Lou Sanders

Recent appearances include 8 Out of 10 Cats Does CountdownThe Russell Howard Hour (Sky 1), Alan Davies’ As Yet Untitled (DAVE), Live from the BBC and a live stand-up set on Russell Brand’s Stand-Up Hour for Comic Relief (BBC1).

‘Destined for hugeness’ - Time Out

 ‘Something new is happening in comedy’ - Independent

‘Genuinely different’ - Scotsman

Desiree Burch

As seen in The Mash Report, Have I Got News For You, QI  and 8 Out Of 10 Cats. She’s been heard on BBC Radio 4’s The News Quiz, The Now Show and on podcasts such as Welcome to Night Vale, The Guilty Feminist, The Adam Buxton Podcast, The Richard Herring Leicester Square Podcast, Made of Human and more.

About the season

A raft of the best comedians in the country jump aboard Cutty Sark to preview their shows before they head to Edinburgh. 

See these big names and soon-to-be-stars just days before they appear at the festival. Belly laughs guaranteed.

Discover the rest of the season