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 31 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. Age category: 14+

Sat 3 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Sun 4 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Mon 5 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

…and 19 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…

Sat 3 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Sun 4 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Mon 5 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

…and 20 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

£6–£8 / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Horror Festival.

Cocktails and Culture

A group for anyone looking to meet new people while having a drink or doing something a little bit cultured. We hold a mixture of events from pub crawls to arts and music events, and also love exploring new places in and around Edinburgh. So whether you're new to the city and looking to discover what it has to offer or a…

Thu 25 Jul

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 558 8209

  • 18:45

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.

Sat 3 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Sun 4 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Mon 5 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

…and 20 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…

Sat 3 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 5 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 19 more dates until 25 Aug

The Dementos Radio Show

The Dementos / PBH's Free Fringe Brian (Seaton) Demento and Richard (Collins) Demento perform their outlandish, shocking and downright silly self-penned songs and rock‘n’roll parodies. You’ll hear such gems as Topless Grannies, I Can’t Stand Spiders and An MP Went in to Soho. You will also get their versions of a few…

Sat 3 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Sun 4 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Dominic Frisby: Libertarian Love Songs

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…

Sat 3 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Sun 4 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Mon 5 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

…and 19 more dates until 25 Aug

Elaine Davidson's Big & Freaky Variety Show

Join Elaine Davidson (Guinness world record holder for piercings) and her friends for a night of freaky, kinky & variety entertainment

Fri 26 Jul

£11.25 / 0131 558 8209

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…

Sat 3 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 5 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 19 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…

Sat 3 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Sun 4 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Tue 6 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

…and 17 more dates until 25 Aug

Freakshows & variety performers

Lifetime Guinness world record Elaine Davidson brings you a bizarre night to kickstart the year

Fri 19 Jul

£11.25 / 0131 558 8209

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…

Sat 3 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Sun 4 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Mon 5 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

…and 17 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…

Sat 3 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Sun 4 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Mon 5 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

…and 19 more dates until 25 Aug

Homer to Hip Hop: A History of Spoken Word

Pete the Temp A fun and fascinating tour of the oral tradition and the poetic movements that have shaped history presented by a former National Poetry Slam Champion. From the oral tradition to the Edinburgh Fringe, from Virgil to Biggy Smalls, meet the poetic movements that have shaped history. Why have wordsmiths…

Mon 12 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 13 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 14 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 16 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' ★★★…

Sat 3 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 5 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 17 more dates until 25 Aug

How to be a Psychic Conman

Ash Pryce demonstrates how to be a psychic conman.

Sat 20 Jul

Pay What You can at End / 0131 558 8209

  • 20:00 – 21:00

Jack Barry: Alien

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

Sat 3 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 5 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 20 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).

Sat 3 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 5 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 20 more dates until 25 Aug

Joe Sutherland: Sour

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…

Sat 3 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Sun 4 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Mon 5 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

…and 19 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…

Sat 3 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 5 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 19 more dates until 25 Aug

Mark Can't Rap

Mark Grist / PBH's Free Fringe Teacher, poet, comedian and 'internet sensation' (Sun), Mark Grist has just seven weeks to learn how to rap. His students can do it, so it should be easy, right? Based upon the hit podcast series, this show invites you to join Mark as he travels the country, interviewing MCs and stumbling…

Sat 3 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Sun 4 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Mon 5 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

…and 13 more dates until 18 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…

Sat 3 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Sun 4 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Mon 5 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

…and 19 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…

Sat 3 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 5 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 17 more dates until 25 Aug

Nazis Need Jews

David Lee Morgan / PBH’s Free Fringe 'If they didn't exist, we'd have to invent them'. Conspiracy, racism, revolution – London, UK and BBC Slam Poetry Champion David Lee Morgan spits rhythm, rhyme and intense lyrics.

Sat 3 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 5 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 17 more dates until 25 Aug

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’ ****…

Sat 3 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Sun 4 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Mon 5 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

…and 20 more dates until 25 Aug

Punkanary Comedy Cinema

Punkanary / PBH’s Free Fringe. Screening the best quick-fire sketches and shorts by the next big undiscovered talents. Everything we show is short, fast and funny. Discover the best original comedy shows before anyone else at Punkanary. The word's first comedy channel powered by the crowd. 'Amazing idea, awful name…

Mon 12 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 14 Aug

Cinema Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Silent Screams: Classic Horror with Live Music

Monthly screening of a classic silent horror film or compilation, with live musical accompaniment by Edinburgh poet and musician Craig A. Black on keyboard.

Sat 20 Jul

Over-18s only

Cancelled / 0131 558 8209

Slingshot Dakota / Fresh / Nelson Savage

Anti-Manifesto and Mope Promotions present Slingshot Dakota, Fresh and Nelson Savage.

Wed 17 Jul

£7–£9 / 0131 558 8209

  • 19:00 – 23:00

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…

Fri 2 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

Banquet Hall

Free / 0131 558 8209

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 19 more dates until 25 Aug

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!).

Sat 3 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Sun 4 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

Mon 5 Aug

Chamber Room

Free / 0131 558 8209

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

…and 20 more dates until 25 Aug