The Banshee Labyrinth

The Banshee Labyrinth
29–35 Niddry Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1LG
Photo of The Banshee Labyrinth

Three bars spread over an underground vault, with a pool table and free cinema nights, the Banshee Labyrinth is apparently Scotland's 'most haunted night club.' Dark and fun, with a slightly alternative crowd and regular club nights.

Events at this venue

There are 33 events at this location

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Adrian Minkowicz: Brown Privilege

Double the Bet / PBH's Free Fringe The Argentinean, New York-based comedian explores how the concept of privilege works around the world and challenges the existence of white privilege. Still, if you are racist, perhaps this show is not for you. None Age category: 14+

Mon 19 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 15:55 – 16:50

Tue 20 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Wed 21 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 4 more dates until 25 Aug

Aidan Greene: Eternal Sunshine of the Stammering Man

Aidan Greene / PBH's Free Fringe Award-winning Irish comedian Aidan Greene is a person who stutters. But what if he wasn’t? Is it better to have stammered and changed or to never have stammered at all? Come learn how having a disability can shape you into the person you become. For better, or worse. Rapid-fire comedy…

Mon 19 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 13:30 – 14:25

Tue 20 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Wed 21 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 4 more dates until 25 Aug

Apps & Austerity

2010-2019. What was it all about? Henry Raby defines the 2010s through sharp performance poetry. From riots to Royal Weddings to Referendums. A decade of technology & austerity summed up in funny & anarchic spoken word. Do Babyboomers actually know what's going on anymore, are Millennials ruining the world, and…

Mon 19 Aug

Banqueting Hall

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 17:45 – 18:45

Tue 20 Aug

Banqueting Hall

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

Wed 21 Aug

Banqueting Hall

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 4 more dates until 25 Aug

An Audience with Victoria Price

Author and speaker Victoria Price discusses her work and her father, the horror movie icon Vincent Price, followed by a screening of the film House on Haunted Hill.

Sat 7 Sep

18s

Sold out / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Horror Festival.

Danny Ward: Danny's Got Talent

Danny Ward / PBH's Free Fringe Following a short run at The London Palladium I return to the Fringe for the 10th time. (Hopefully) the title speaks for itself, but don't just take my word for it. As one audience review said last year: 'Hilarious. Pro. Why haven't I heard of him before? Sort it out'. That’s me told.

Mon 19 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 15:35 – 16:35

Tue 20 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Wed 21 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 4 more dates until 25 Aug

#Dave Alnwick: Good Morning, Magic.

Dave Alnwick / PBH's Free Fringe If you're looking for a fun & overall solid start to your day, this is your show. Comedy magic with Dave. ★★★★★ (ThreeWeeks). ★★★★★ (TheSphinx.co.uk). ★★★★★ (Suitcase Monkey, YouTube). ★★★★ (FringeGuru.com). 'Incredible… Daily queues down the street' ★★★★ (WorldMagicReview.com).

Mon 19 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 11:10 – 12:10

Tue 20 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Wed 21 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 4 more dates until 25 Aug

David McIver: Teleport

David McIver / PBH Free Fringe / Objectively Funny Productions Come! Escape into the Realms of Warquest, where you can level up, complete quests, defeat monsters and watch a cheeky little man do some stupid character comedy. That's right my friends, it's another bit of fun from David McIver, all about escapism…

Mon 19 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

  • 12:20 – 13:20

Tue 20 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 21 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 4 more dates until 25 Aug

Dominic Frisby: Libertarian Love Songs

  • 3 stars

Dominic Frisby / PBH's Free Fringe From 'mercurially witty' (Spectator) creator of YouTube smash 17 Million F*ck Offs – A Song About Brexit come comic songs, stories and stand-up for people who think the government should stay out of it. If you believe in things like free speech, free trade, bitcoin or Brexit, you’ll…

Mon 19 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 17:10 – 18:10

Tue 20 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Wed 21 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 4 more dates until 25 Aug

Eamon Goodfellow – For He’s a Jolly Goodfellow

Eamon Goodfellow / PBH's Free Fringe From standstill to stand-up in two years. Eamon Goodfellow's debut Fringe show charts his progress from customer services manager to stand-up. You'll hear about how he manages feedback, why he never writes his set on his hand and why he fears kitchen implements. Warning: may contain…

Mon 19 Aug

Banqueting Hall

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 11:40 – 12:35

Wed 21 Aug

Banqueting Hall

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

Chamber Room

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

Eleanor Tiernan: Enjoying the Spotlight Responsibly

Eleanor Tiernan Curled in up bed, Eleanor binge-watches true crime, completely insulated from the actual crime outside her door. The gap between what she could be doing and what she is doing has never been bigger. But her smartphone is about to be stolen and then she'll find that the real world can mock us far more…

Mon 19 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

  • 14:20 – 15:20

Tue 20 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 21 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 4 more dates until 25 Aug

The Empathy Experiment

Rose Condo / PBH's Free Fringe Is empathy facing extinction? Are smartphones to blame? Multiple slam-winning Canadian poet Rose Condo returns with her latest spoken word show. Embarking on a day of no mobile phones, Rose delves into tech addiction and compassion using herself as the test subject… think Dr Jekyll meets…

Tue 20 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Wed 21 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Thu 22 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 25 Aug

Freeing the Edinburgh Fringe: Book Reading

Peter Buckley Hill / PBH's Free Fringe PBH reads from his book, the story of the Free Fringe from 1996 to now: how we became the Fringe’s biggest show provider and the many catastrophes and odd triumphs along the way. A fascinating story, especially if you're interested in the Fringe itself. Did PBH's invention of the…

Mon 19 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 15:15 – 16:10

Tue 20 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Thu 22 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 25 Aug

Gabby Best: 10,432 Sheep

United Agents / PBH's Free Fringe Best hasn’t slept properly in years, which is why she feels like a ghost and looks like a shoe… A whip-smart, animated hour for anyone who’s ever stared wild-eyed at a ceiling or stood very still in their kitchen. Debut stand-up show from Funny Women Award winner. As seen on BBC…

Mon 19 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 18:25 – 19:25

Tue 20 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Wed 21 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 4 more dates until 25 Aug

Grotesque Acapella Cabaret From A Pissed Homeless Bloke.

It's a grotesque version of a working mens club singer telling inappropriate jokes and then singing.

Mon 19 Aug

Banqueting Hall

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

Tue 20 Aug

Banqueting Hall

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

Wed 21 Aug

Banqueting Hall

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 24 Aug

Horror – Gothic Tales and Dark Poetry

Isabel Schmier / PBH’s Free Fringe Isabel Schmier explores our fascination with the dark and macabre in this literary performance. Dive into the sinister worlds of Gothic literature and dark poetry where writers like Baudelaire, Lovecraft and Poe are brought back to life. 'Intriguing and captivating' ★★★…

Mon 19 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

  • 14:00 – 14:55

Tue 20 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 22 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 25 Aug

It’s No Job For A Nice Jewish Girl

With a face that shouts Xmas but a soul that screams Hanukkah, Rachel Creeger has always felt like she has a foot in two worlds. A solo stand-up comedy show about family, rebellion and the drive to fit in, with a bit about being a pop star. Best Comedy Award Winner Greater Manchester Fringe 2017. “Very, very funny” The…

Mon 19 Aug

Banqueting Hall

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 16:30 – 17:30

Wed 21 Aug

Banqueting Hall

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

Jack Barry: Alien

  • 4 stars

Comedy from the performer as seen on The Russell Howard Hour and Catastrophe.

Mon 19 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 20 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 21 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 4 more dates until 25 Aug

Jay Handley – White Jesus 2: Resurrection

Jay Handley He's back and he's whiter than ever! Jay Handley returns to the Fringe to share more wrong-headed opinions on matters he should probably leave well alone. 'Moments that can go toe-to-toe with the best stand-up I've seen' (Audience Review). Strong Language/Swearing

Mon 19 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 20 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 21 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 4 more dates until 25 Aug

Joe Sutherland: Sour

  • 4 stars

United Agents / PBH's Free Fringe Top Ten Best Reviewed Shows, Edinburgh 2018 (Comedy.co.uk). A friendship, a country, a beloved 90s pop group. Joe Sutherland returns to the Fringe looking back at things we once loved which have now gone sour. A regular face on Comedy Central’s online channels, Joe has appeared on BBC…

Mon 19 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Tue 20 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Wed 21 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 4 more dates until 25 Aug

Kate Smurthwaite: Bitch

PBH's Free Fringe What do you do when after 15 years of making people laugh and campaigning for human rights, you're still best known as 'that feminazi bitch off the telly'? The Have I Got News For You writer and international award-winning comedian is doing the only thing that's left: owning it. 'Fun, energetic and…

Mon 19 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 20 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 21 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 4 more dates until 25 Aug

Mark Simmons – One-Linerererer

Mark Simmons / PBH's Free Fringe Jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes jokes…

Mon 19 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 16:50 – 17:40

Tue 20 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Wed 21 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 24 Aug

Markus Birdman – Last White Christmas

Markus Birdman Amused Moose Award nominee: Best Show, Edinburgh Fringe 2015. NZ Comedy Guild Award nominee for Best International Artist, 2014. Time Out London's Top Ten Comedians 2013. Netflix Special: Live from Amsterdam, 2012. The son of a preacher man returns for his twelfth solo show. A uniquely presented show…

Mon 19 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

  • 14:40 – 15:40

Wed 21 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 22 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 25 Aug

Matt Panesh-The Highs And Highs Of A Hawkwind Fan

Multi award winning EdFringe stalwart Matt Panesh/AKA Monkey Poet celebrates Hawkwind's 50th anniversary with tales from his life following the band. With Special Guests. "Hilarious" *****Three Weeks "Sublime Genius" ★★★★ Broadway Baby

Mon 19 Aug

Banqueting Hall

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

Tue 20 Aug

Banqueting Hall

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

Wed 21 Aug

Banqueting Hall

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 4 more dates until 25 Aug

Nazis Need Jews

David Lee Morgan / PBH’s Free Fringe Winner, Morecambe Fringe: Best Spoken Word Show. 'When I was a kid, I thought anti-semitism was dead forever… died of shame. Now it's back in the news. They're beating up protesters, burning churches and synagogues, getting footholds in governments… Why is this happening again?' UK…

Mon 19 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

  • 12:50 – 13:50

Tue 20 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 22 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 25 Aug

Outta Peak +support

Edinburgh show for Outta Peak with supports still to be confirmed.

Sat 12 Oct

£6 / 0131 558 8209

Peter Brush: Present. Tense.

Peter Brush / PBH's Free Fringe Awkward jokesmith Peter Brush returns to the Fringe with his hot takes on meditation, sexist babies, robot wives and why he’ll be donating his eyeballs to criminals after he dies. ‘Compellingly hilarious… First-class gag writing… An original and achingly funny voice’ ****…

Mon 19 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 13:10 – 14:05

Tue 20 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Wed 21 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 4 more dates until 25 Aug

Say Owt Showcase

Say Owt are York's loveable and raucous poetry mob, hosting some of the best spoken word events in the UK. We proudly present a showcase of performance poets, slam-winners, story-tellers, word-weavers and gobheads. “York poetry powerhouse” – One & Other.

Tue 20 Aug

Banqueting Hall

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

Wed 21 Aug

Banqueting Hall

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

Thu 22 Aug

Banqueting Hall

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

Sis!

2 sisters. 1 childhood. 0 boundaries. A new sketch comedy written and performed by two sisters, Rosa and Maya Thomas (22 and 20), following the mad, painful and hilarious transition from babyhood to adulthood.

Mon 19 Aug

Banqueting Hall

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

Tue 20 Aug

Banqueting Hall

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

Wed 21 Aug

Banqueting Hall

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 4 more dates until 25 Aug

Skip Skip Skip

Leanne Moden felt like she’d found her tribe when she became a teenage goth in Norfolk in 2002. But can you base your entire identity on the music you like or the clothes you wear? Combining poetry, storytelling, humour and theatre, Skip Skip Skip is about black lipstick, self-discovery, and the lengths to which we all go…

Mon 19 Aug

Banqueting Hall

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 19:00 – 19:55

Tue 20 Aug

Banqueting Hall

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

Wed 21 Aug

Banqueting Hall

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 4 more dates until 25 Aug

Spontaneous Wrecks

Back in Edinburgh for a special run of three shows only, Newcastle’s Spontaneous Wrecks are ready to make it all up… again! Using your suggestions, we’ll perform games and scenes made up on the spot, where anything can happen (and usually does)!

Fri 23 Aug

Banqueting Hall

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

Sat 24 Aug

Banqueting Hall

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

Sun 25 Aug

Banqueting Hall

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

Susan Murray: How Not To Die In A Plane Crash

Susan Murray Fasten your seat belts for a darkly hilarious and deliciously bumpy ride. How Not to Die in a Plane Crash is the antidote to boring, life-affirming, feel-good motivational comedy. Come and listen to Susan's sweet dark soul as she makes you laugh and cry at the same time with her useful death defying…

Tue 20 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 21 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 22 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 25 Aug

What Is It You Want?

Elise Harris presents a pop up show subject to what you want to see. Comedy, spoken word, multi media, theatre or all of the above. Turning up wherever there is space to fill and an audience to watch. Or even if there's nobody else there.

Tue 20 Aug

Cinema Room

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

Wed 21 Aug

Banqueting Hall

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 558 8209

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

Who’s the Daddy Pig?

Philip Simon / PBH's Free Fringe Having played Daddy Pig in Peppa Pig, when Philip became a dad surely there was only one expert to turn to for parenting advice? Yes, that’s right, you’re not misreading this; Philip really did play Daddy Pig in Peppa Pig (the stage production, not the TV show, don’t get carried away!).

Mon 19 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

18+ venue. No children permitted. Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 12:00 – 13:00

Tue 20 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

18+ venue. No children permitted. Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Wed 21 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

18+ venue. No children permitted. Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 4 more dates until 25 Aug