What's On In Edinburgh New Town

Keep up to date with what's going on in Edinburgh New Town over the next month and click here to find out what's on in all of Edinburgh!

Abstract Photography - Featuring work by Paul Kenny,  Ricardo Baez Duarte, Philip J Lavery

Abstract Photography - Featuring work by Paul Kenny, Ricardo Baez Duarte, Philip J Lavery

18th April 2018 - 19th May 2018
Gallery-Close is hosting an exhibition of abstract photography featuring work by some new and leading photographers.
Red Raw

Red Raw

23rd April 2018
Our long-running weekly beginner’s showcase is regarded as the best open mic night in the UK.
Anna Morris: Bitchelors

Anna Morris: Bitchelors

24th April 2018
The award-winning character comedian Anna Morris presents her critically acclaimed Edinburgh sell-out show Bitchelors.
Introduction to lino-printing

Introduction to lino-printing

25th April 2018
Learn the basic skills to create beautiful prints in this Introduction to lino-printing workshop with The Arienas Collective.
Stephen Frost’s Celebrity Murder Mystery Play

Stephen Frost’s Celebrity Murder Mystery Play

25th April 2018
Join Stephen Frost and his ‘celebrity’ players as they act out a fabulously funny murder mystery and you, the audience, have to work out - who done it?
Playtime with Raymond MacDonald

Playtime with Raymond MacDonald

26th April 2018
Raymond MacDonald joins the award-winning Playtime session house quartet for an evening of musical exploration on 26th April at The Outhouse.
Sheridan Smith

Sheridan Smith

26th April 2018
Sheridan Smith is coming to the Edinburgh Playhouse on Thursday 26th April as part of her debut UK tour.
Show Down - Launch Night

Show Down - Launch Night

26th April 2018
Are you brave enough to get up and sing at the first ever Show Down on Thursday 26th April at the Voodoo Rooms!
The Thursday Show

The Thursday Show

26th April 2018
The weekend starts here! Five acts on a two hour stand-up showcase at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
Faulty Towers Dining Experience

Faulty Towers Dining Experience

27th April 2018 - 28th April 2018
The world famous Faulty Towers Dining Experience comes to the Bistro at Edinburgh Playhouse for two days only in April!
Friday Night Champagne and Sparkling Wine Tasting

Friday Night Champagne and Sparkling Wine Tasting

27th April 2018
Join Rose Murray Brown for a fun night comparing Champagne & Sparkling Wine at The Royal Scots Club on 27th April!
Harmony Gospel Singers Concert

Harmony Gospel Singers Concert

27th April 2018
Coming all the way from Italy, the incredible Harmony Gospel Singers are performing at Saint John's Episcopal Church on 27th April.
Sally Cuthbert: Albert21

Sally Cuthbert: Albert21

27th April 2018 - 6th June 2018
Sally Cuthbert’s solo exhibition, titled ‘Albert21’, opens on Friday 27 April 2018 at the Open Eye Gallery and runs until 6th June.
Scottish Colourist Art & Wine Evening

Scottish Colourist Art & Wine Evening

27th April 2018
Join the Arienas Collective for a fun evening of art and wine with Edinburgh artist Suzanne Kemplay.
The Friday Show

The Friday Show

27th April 2018
Let your hair down at the end of the week with fabulous Friday fun at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
Comedy Kids

Comedy Kids

28th April 2018
Come and join us for an afternoon of giggles, snorts and talent as Tribe Porty Youth Theatre come to the Stand!
Fastlove - A Tribute to George Michael

Fastlove - A Tribute to George Michael

28th April 2018
Relive the passion, the flare and the unique sensitivity of George Michael in this tribute show at Edinburgh Playhouse.
The Art of Portrait Photography

The Art of Portrait Photography

28th April 2018
The Arienas Collective is running half-day portrait photography workshops with photographer Jannica Honey.
The Great British Gin Festival - Edinburgh

The Great British Gin Festival - Edinburgh

28th April 2018
Prepare to have your taste buds tantalised when The UK's biggest Gin Festival tour comes to Edinburgh this April!
The Saturday Show

The Saturday Show

28th April 2018
The Edinburgh Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show has been sold out every week for the past five years!
Hard Rock Cafe Edinburgh Quiet Hour

Hard Rock Cafe Edinburgh Quiet Hour

29th April 2018
Hard Rock Cafe Edinburgh join forces with Tailor Ed Foundation again to host a series of autism-friendly ‘Quiet Hour’ sessions.
Introduction to Traditional Calligraphy

Introduction to Traditional Calligraphy

29th April 2018
The Arienas Collective is holding an Introduction to Traditional Calligraphy workshop with artist Panna Chauhan on 29th April.
Lou Lou’s Edinburgh Vintage Fair

Lou Lou’s Edinburgh Vintage Fair

29th April 2018
The award-winning Lou Lou's Vintage Fair will be returning to Edinburgh's Assembly Rooms on Sunday 29th April!
Scott Gibson: Sunday Session

Scott Gibson: Sunday Session

29th April 2018
Award Winning comedian Scott Gibson welcomes you to join him each month for a Sunday Session, the perfect way to end the week.
Stockbridge Sunday Market

Stockbridge Sunday Market

29th April 2018
Edinburgh New Town
Its not just food on offer...............we have crafts, candles, jewellery ,CDs and who knows what else!
Stu and Garry’s Free Improv Show

Stu and Garry’s Free Improv Show

29th April 2018
Marvel as resident duo Stu & Garry weave comedy magic from your suggestions in our long-running improvised show.
Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday

29th April 2018
Looking for something different to do with the kids on Sunday? Then pop down to The Yard!
Tony Law’s Absurdity for the Common People

Tony Law’s Absurdity for the Common People

29th April 2018
Tony Law is back to spearhead the UK’s alternative comedy scene with his brand new show and you can see it at The Stand Edinburgh on 29th April.
Red Raw

Red Raw

30th April 2018
Our long-running weekly beginner’s showcase is regarded as the best open mic night in the UK.
Simon Munnery: Renegade Plumer

Simon Munnery: Renegade Plumer

1st May 2018
Show And Tell present a new hour of stand-up and miscellany from Award winning Simon Munnery at The Stand Comedy Club on 1st May.
Viva La Shambles

Viva La Shambles

2nd May 2018
Join anarchic makers of madness Viva La Shambles for their monthly night of chaotic live comedy at The Stand!
Jason Manford - Muddle Class

Jason Manford - Muddle Class

3rd May 2018
He’s back! Jason Manford will bring his 2018 'Muddle Class' tour to Edinburgh Playhouse in May 2018.
The Thursday Show

The Thursday Show

3rd May 2018
The weekend starts here! Five acts on a two hour stand-up showcase at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
Indoor Market Place

Indoor Market Place

4th May 2018 - 7th May 2018
White Stuff Edinburgh is holding an indoor Market Place from 4th to 7th May in aid of Edinburgh charity The Dean and Cauvin Trust.
The Carpenters Story

The Carpenters Story

4th May 2018
Catch award-winning The Carpenters Story when it returns to the Edinburgh Playhouse on 4th May.
The Friday Show

The Friday Show

4th May 2018
Let your hair down at the end of the week with fabulous Friday fun at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
The Illegal Eagles

The Illegal Eagles

5th May 2018
Tribute band to the Hotel California songsters, The Illegal Eagles return to the Edinburgh Playhouse on 5th May 2018.
The Saturday Show

The Saturday Show

5th May 2018
The Edinburgh Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show has been sold out every week for the past five years!
Stockbridge Sunday Market

Stockbridge Sunday Market

6th May 2018
Edinburgh New Town
Its not just food on offer...............we have crafts, candles, jewellery ,CDs and who knows what else!
Stu and Garry’s Free Improv Show

Stu and Garry’s Free Improv Show

6th May 2018
Marvel as resident duo Stu & Garry weave comedy magic from your suggestions in our long-running improvised show.
Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday

6th May 2018
Looking for something different to do with the kids on Sunday? Then pop down to The Yard!
Red Raw

Red Raw

7th May 2018
Our long-running weekly beginner’s showcase is regarded as the best open mic night in the UK.
Bona Fide

Bona Fide

8th May 2018
Bona Fide asks the cream of Scotland’s comics to perform material written for one night only at The Stand Comedy Club!
Watch Bad Movies with Great Comedians

Watch Bad Movies with Great Comedians

8th May 2018
Watch Bad Movies with Great Comedians is one of the most hysterical, interactive trips to the "cinema" you’ll ever have.
Wicked

Wicked

8th May 2018 - 9th June 2018
WICKED, the West End and Broadway musical phenomenon returns to the Edinburgh Playhouse from 8th May - 9th June 2018!
Playtime with Colin Steele

Playtime with Colin Steele

10th May 2018
BBC Jazz Award-winning trumpeter Colin Steele joins the Playtime house quartet for an evening of lyrical, searching jazz on 10th May.
The Thursday Show

The Thursday Show

10th May 2018
The weekend starts here! Five acts on a two hour stand-up showcase at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
The Friday Show

The Friday Show

11th May 2018
Let your hair down at the end of the week with fabulous Friday fun at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
Jay Rayner: My Dining Hell

Jay Rayner: My Dining Hell

12th May 2018
Restaurant critic Jay Rayner brings his hilarious one man show 'My Dining Hell' to the Assembly Rooms on 12th May.
The Saturday Show

The Saturday Show

12th May 2018
The Edinburgh Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show has been sold out every week for the past five years!
Joe Bor - A Room With A Jew

Joe Bor - A Room With A Jew

13th May 2018
Catch an hour of stand up from award winning comedian and Jewish Comedian of the year Joe Bor.
Postcard Portraits

Postcard Portraits

13th May 2018
Pick up your postcard pack, find your portraits and create your own personal masterpieces! Suitable for: Ages 6+.
Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - Moray Place and Bank Gardens

Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - Moray Place and Bank Gardens

13th May 2018
Edinburgh New Town
Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - Wander through the gardens of Moray Place & Bank Gardens on 13th May.
Stockbridge Sunday Market

Stockbridge Sunday Market

13th May 2018
Edinburgh New Town
Its not just food on offer...............we have crafts, candles, jewellery ,CDs and who knows what else!
Stu and Garry’s Free Improv Show

Stu and Garry’s Free Improv Show

13th May 2018
Marvel as resident duo Stu & Garry weave comedy magic from your suggestions in our long-running improvised show.
Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday

13th May 2018
Looking for something different to do with the kids on Sunday? Then pop down to The Yard!
Red Raw

Red Raw

14th May 2018
Our long-running weekly beginner’s showcase is regarded as the best open mic night in the UK.
Dan Antopolski: Return Of The Dan Antopolski

Dan Antopolski: Return Of The Dan Antopolski

15th May 2018
Show And Tell present: The prodigal triple Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee and BBC Radio 4 regular DAN ANTOPOLSKI.
Sonnet Youth

Sonnet Youth

15th May 2018
A literary rave bringing together poets, authors, rappers, comedians and musicians for a night of no holds barred performances.
Topical Storm

Topical Storm

16th May 2018
Bulletin Board Caledonia presents Mark Nelson, Keir McAllister, Stuart Murphy and Vladimir McTavish in Topical Storm.
The Thursday Show

The Thursday Show

17th May 2018
The weekend starts here! Five acts on a two hour stand-up showcase at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
The Friday Show

The Friday Show

18th May 2018
Let your hair down at the end of the week with fabulous Friday fun at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
The Saturday Show

The Saturday Show

19th May 2018
The Edinburgh Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show has been sold out every week for the past five years!
Barbara Nice: Raffle!

Barbara Nice: Raffle!

20th May 2018
Join the Edinburgh Fringe’s favourite housewife Barbara Nice for an evening of proper good fun.
Hard Rock Cafe Edinburgh Quiet Hour

Hard Rock Cafe Edinburgh Quiet Hour

20th May 2018
Hard Rock Cafe Edinburgh join forces with Tailor Ed Foundation again to host a series of autism-friendly ‘Quiet Hour’ sessions.
Stockbridge Sunday Market

Stockbridge Sunday Market

20th May 2018
Edinburgh New Town
Its not just food on offer...............we have crafts, candles, jewellery ,CDs and who knows what else!
Stu and Garry’s Free Improv Show

Stu and Garry’s Free Improv Show

20th May 2018
Marvel as resident duo Stu & Garry weave comedy magic from your suggestions in our long-running improvised show.
Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday

20th May 2018
Looking for something different to do with the kids on Sunday? Then pop down to The Yard!
Red Raw

Red Raw

21st May 2018
Our long-running weekly beginner’s showcase is regarded as the best open mic night in the UK.
Angela Barnes - Fortitude

Angela Barnes - Fortitude

22nd May 2018
Mock The Week regular and host of BBC R4’s Newsjack Angela Barnes brings her show "Fortitude" to The Stand Comedy Club on 22nd May.
Introduction to lino-printing

Introduction to lino-printing

23rd May 2018
Learn the basic skills to create beautiful prints in this Introduction to lino-printing workshop with The Arienas Collective.
Larry Dean - Fandan

Larry Dean - Fandan

23rd May 2018
Larry Dean brings his critically-acclaimed new show 'Fandan' to The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh on 23rd May.
Silver Jewellery Taster Workshop

Silver Jewellery Taster Workshop

24th May 2018
Try out this silver jewellery taster workshop run by The Arienas Collective with jeweller Anna Campbell-Hall.
Speed Dating in Edinburgh

Speed Dating in Edinburgh

24th May 2018
Find that perfect ‘someone’ at these Speed Dating events being held at Lulu and brought to you by Slow Dating.
The Thursday Show

The Thursday Show

24th May 2018
The weekend starts here! Five acts on a two hour stand-up showcase at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
Introduction to Macramé

Introduction to Macramé

25th May 2018
Learn the four basic knots of macramé in this introductory workshop with local artist Nichole Fernández at The Arienas Collective.
Scottish Colourist Art & Wine Evening

Scottish Colourist Art & Wine Evening

25th May 2018
Join the Arienas Collective for a fun evening of art and wine with Edinburgh artist Suzanne Kemplay.
The Friday Show

The Friday Show

25th May 2018
Let your hair down at the end of the week with fabulous Friday fun at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
The Third Keith Turner Revue with Special Guests

The Third Keith Turner Revue with Special Guests

25th May 2018
Join us for the third Keith Turner Revue at The Jam House on 25th May as musicians come together to celebrate his music and raise money for cancer charities.
Comedy Kids

Comedy Kids

26th May 2018
Come and join us for an afternoon of giggles, snorts and talent as Tribe Porty Youth Theatre come to the Stand!
Introduction to Silver Jewellery Making

Introduction to Silver Jewellery Making

26th May 2018
Create three different pieces of jewellery in this one-day introduction to silver jewellery workshop run by The Arienas Collective.
Silver Jewellery Taster Workshop

Silver Jewellery Taster Workshop

26th May 2018
Try out this silver jewellery taster workshop run by The Arienas Collective with jeweller Anna Campbell-Hall.
The Saturday Show

The Saturday Show

26th May 2018
The Edinburgh Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show has been sold out every week for the past five years!
Bank Holiday Special

Bank Holiday Special

27th May 2018
Celebrate the Bank Holiday in style with a night of top comedy at The Stand Comedy Club!
Introduction to Glycerine Soap-making

Introduction to Glycerine Soap-making

27th May 2018
Release your inner creative on this Introduction to glycerine soap-making workshop run by Jenny Smith of The Scottish Soapworks.
Introduction to soap-making

Introduction to soap-making

27th May 2018
Learn how to make traditional cold-pressed soap as well as melt and pour glycerine soap with The Arienas Collective.
Jojo Sutherland and Susan Morrison: Fanny’s Ahoy!

Jojo Sutherland and Susan Morrison: Fanny’s Ahoy!

27th May 2018
Set sail with the award-winning grand dames of Scottish comedy, Jojo Sutherland and Susan Morrison, in Fanny’s Ahoy!
Scott Gibson: Sunday Session

Scott Gibson: Sunday Session

27th May 2018
Award Winning comedian Scott Gibson welcomes you to join him each month for a Sunday Session, the perfect way to end the week.
Stockbridge Sunday Market

Stockbridge Sunday Market

27th May 2018
Edinburgh New Town
Its not just food on offer...............we have crafts, candles, jewellery ,CDs and who knows what else!
Stu and Garry’s Free Improv Show

Stu and Garry’s Free Improv Show

27th May 2018
Marvel as resident duo Stu & Garry weave comedy magic from your suggestions in our long-running improvised show.
Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday

27th May 2018
Looking for something different to do with the kids on Sunday? Then pop down to The Yard!
Red Raw

Red Raw

28th May 2018
Our long-running weekly beginner’s showcase is regarded as the best open mic night in the UK.
Bright Club

Bright Club

29th May 2018
Check out Bright Club, smart stand-up from the academic community, at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!
Best of Scottish Comedy

Best of Scottish Comedy

30th May 2018
See some of the best comics on the contemporary Scottish circuit at The Stand Comedy Club, Best of Scottish Comedy events!
Stephen Frost’s Celebrity Murder Mystery Play

Stephen Frost’s Celebrity Murder Mystery Play

30th May 2018
Join Stephen Frost and his ‘celebrity’ players as they act out a fabulously funny murder mystery and you, the audience, have to work out - who done it?
The Thursday Show

The Thursday Show

31st May 2018
The weekend starts here! Five acts on a two hour stand-up showcase at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh!

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