Daniel Sloss: HUBRIS

The all-new, 11th solo show by Scotland's international comedy star, hot on the heels of his ground-breaking, global smash-hit 'Daniel Sloss: X', comes to The Queen's Hall!

Daniel Sloss: HUBRIS

About Daniel Sloss: HUBRIS

Season still scheduled to go ahead - update from Daniel 01/04/20

"I promise that none of us want to be writing about trivial things in the scheme of what is happening all around us with COVID-19 but just to let you know "my people" aren't canceling my Ed Fringe season of HUBRIS yet. I'm an Edinburgh local and my venue is a wonderful year round venue so I have the small luxury of a bit more time. We will absolutely not do anything that isn't safe or legal or in shite taste, and anyone who wants a refund from the fringe can of course have that. Absolutely. But maybe this clusterf*ck will be over and we'll all be desperate to get together, however socially distanced we might need to be and to be able to laugh in the same room with friends again. Who knows? You can also hang on to your tickets and get a refund later if the gigs do have to be pulled. All ongoing sales will be from The Queen's Hall box office and details on danielsloss.com. Please stay safe, be kind and hopefully see you in August."

The all-new, 11th solo show by Scotland’s international comedy superstar, hot on the heels of his ground-breaking, global smash hit “Daniel Sloss: X”.

Lauded by the ancient Greeks, hubris is the devastating, dangerous and of course exciting characteristic which often led to the hero’s downfall. So exactly how do you follow a global smash-hit juggernaut tour of 300 performances across 40 countries? With a phenomenal new show that doesn’t have a theme or a twist or require any trigger warnings.

‘Daniel Sloss: HUBRIS’ is the next chapter in this odyssey.

The extraordinary ‘X’ tour toured non stop for 17 months across the globe, with extra dates also selling out as fast as they could be added - throughout Europe, the UK, the US, Canada, Australia, Hong Kong, Japan and even packing a Moscow arena (becoming Russia’s biggest-ever English language comedy show). The film of ‘X’ is now showing on HBO in the US and Canada and became the first UK comedy special to make its UK premiere in cinemas, with its nationwide release at Vue.

Daniel’s previous two Netflix specials ‘DARK’ and ‘Jigsaw’ are streaming in 190 countries, 26 languages with the infamous ‘Jigsaw’ now credited with breaking up over 75,000 couples and cited in over 130 divorces worldwide (with fans even bringing their divorce papers for him to autograph at shows).

He has sold out six New York solo off-Broadway seasons, appeared on US TV’s ‘Conan’ ten times, broken box office records at the world’s biggest arts festival in Edinburgh and toured in over 50 countries.

‘Daniel Sloss: HUBRIS’ is Daniel’s new show and it’s an absolute humdinger. BOOK EARLY!

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Daniel Sloss: HUBRIS are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment. All information (whether in text or photographs) is given in good faith but should not be relied upon as being a statement of representation or fact.

Other Events at The Queens Hall Edinburgh

Usher’s Island - CANCELLED

Usher’s Island - CANCELLED

19th November 2020

Usher’s Island sees the coming together of five of the most acclaimed and influential names in Irish Traditional music. Don't miss them at the Queen's Hall on 19th November!
Read more

Peat & Diesel

Peat & Diesel

4th December 2020

Peat & Diesel are back this autumn for the Giving It Laldy tour. That’s Boydie on guitar and vocals, Uilly on drums and Innes on the box!
Read more

Rick Wakeman - The Even Grumpier Old Christmas Show

Rick Wakeman - The Even Grumpier Old Christmas Show

12th December 2020

Enjoy an evening of music, laughter and grumpiness when Rick Wakeman brings The Even Grumpier Old Christmas Show to The Queen's Hall!
Read more

Brothers Osborne

Brothers Osborne

16th January 2021

American country music duo Brothers Osborne (T.J. and John) blend equal parts country and rock into one of the freshest, most identifiable sounds to come out of Nashville in recent years.
Read more

The Legends of American Country Show

The Legends of American Country Show

31st January 2021

Europe's No 1 Hot Country TVs award winning Country music show "The Legends of American Country" returns for another fantastic night of toe tapping Country classics.
Read more

Jimeoin - Turn It Up!

Jimeoin - Turn It Up!

6th February 2021

Don't miss an unforgettably hilarious evening of world-class stand-up at The Queen's Hall Edinburgh with Jimeoin!
Read more

The Story of the Guitar Heroes

The Story of the Guitar Heroes

9th February 2021

This outstanding live concert style ‘rockumentry’ will be performed by one extraordinarily talented renowned musician: Phil Walker, and backed by his exceptional band.
Read more

One Night of Elvis: Lee Memphis King

One Night of Elvis: Lee Memphis King

11th February 2021

Europe's most successful Elvis Presley tribute artist - Lee Memphis King, presents the ultimate tribute to The King at The Queen's Hall Edinburgh!
Read more

Preacher Lawson

Preacher Lawson

19th February 2021

Don't miss American Comedian Preacher Lawson, finalist on the 12th season of America's Got Talent, when he comes to the Queen's Hall Edinburgh!
Read more

Fish

Fish

27th February 2021

Fish returns to UK stages in February 2021 with his final album 'Weltschmerz' and you can catch him at The Queen's Hall on Saturday 27th February!
Read more

Rumer

Rumer

6th March 2021

Award-Winning British Vocalist Rumer returns with a national tour in support of her fantastic new album ‘Nashville Tears’. Catch her at The Queen's Hall on Saturday 6th March 2021!
Read more

Military Wives Choirs

Military Wives Choirs

7th March 2021

The much-loved Military Wives Choirs have announced they will be performing together in widely anticipated 8-date concert series, taking in The Queen's Hall on 7th March 2021.
Read more

Samantha Fish

Samantha Fish

15th March 2021

Samantha Fish is touring with her sixth solo album 'Kill or Be Kind' and comes to The Queen's Hall on Monday 15th March!
Read more

This Is The Kit

This Is The Kit

21st March 2021

This Is The Kit is the much-beloved musical project of Kate Stables, whose intriguing lyrics and minimalist arrangements make her one of the most captivating voices in UK music.
Read more

Suggs - What A King Cnut

Suggs - What A King Cnut

24th March 2021

Due to huge popular demand, after his first tour-de-force, smash hit, sell out tours with ‘My Life Story’, Suggs is treading the boards again.
Read more

Dunedin Consort: J.S. Bach - Matthew Passion

Dunedin Consort: J.S. Bach - Matthew Passion

27th March 2021

Dunedin Consort return to Edinburgh with one of Bach’s most heart-rending works, a piece that feels more powerful now than ever.
Read more

John Shuttleworth’s Back!

John Shuttleworth’s Back!

7th April 2021

John Shuttleworth returns to The Queen's Hall to regale audiences with an evening of his classic songs, plus new ones and hilarious 'back' stories!
Read more

Courtney Act

Courtney Act

8th April 2021

Get your dose of the fabulous Courtney Act and her brand new pop-cabaret show when she comes to the Queen's Hall Edinburgh on Thursday 8th April!
Read more

Pictish Trail

Pictish Trail

10th April 2021

Johnny Lynch, AKA Isle-of-Eigg dwelling electro-acoustic psych-pop wonder Pictish Trail is back with a fourth album Thumb World and comes to The Queen's Hall on 10th April.
Read more

Spiro and Synergy Vocals

Spiro and Synergy Vocals

11th April 2021

The groups merge to create one emotionally charged but exquisitely controlled machine as Spiro's main composer Jane Harbour harnesses the super-human technique of Synergy's voices.
Read more

Ward Thomas: Unfiltered

Ward Thomas: Unfiltered

16th April 2021

DF Concerts presents English modern country-pop duo Ward Thomas at the Queen's Hall on Friday 16th April as part of their 'Unfiltered' tour!
Read more

The Cavern Beatles

The Cavern Beatles

19th April 2021

Take a Magical History Tour through the works of the greatest pop music phenomenon when The Cavern Beatles perform at The Queen's Hall!
Read more

Tide Lines

Tide Lines

23rd April 2021

Tide Lines award winners of ‘The Rising Sound Of Scotland’ Award come to The Queen's Hall in April!
Read more

The Robert Cray Band

The Robert Cray Band

2nd May 2021

Legendary guitarist and singer-songwriter Robert Cray returns to the UK in Spring 2021 to support the release of his new album, ‘That’s What I Heard’, and stops off at The Queen's Hall!
Read more

Van Der Graaf Generator

Van Der Graaf Generator

6th May 2021

Van Der Graaf Generator will now head out on their first headline tour in seven years in May 2021 and stop off at The Queen's Hall!
Read more

Toyah and Hazel O’Connor

Toyah and Hazel O’Connor

12th May 2021

Post Punk and New Wave artists Toyah and Hazel O’Connor join forces to bring you their exciting new tour, “Electric Ladies of the 80s”!
Read more

The Great Eastern

The Great Eastern

22nd May 2021

The Great Eastern is a brand new all-day music festival taking place in Edinburgh on Saturday 22 May 2021.
Read more

Catrin Finch and Seckou Keita/Vishten

Catrin Finch and Seckou Keita/Vishten

23rd May 2021

Catrin Finch and Seckou Keita travelled to Prince Edward Island to meet and collaborate with Vishtè and now that collaboration comes to the UK in a one-off tour and stops off at The Queen's Hall!
Read more

Vesselin Stanev with Zoltan Despond

Vesselin Stanev with Zoltan Despond

3rd June 2021

Pianist Vesselin Stanev will now be joined by cellist Zoltan Despond in a new programme at The Queens Hall on Thursday 3rd June 2021.
Read more

Horse: ‘Best in Show’

Horse: ‘Best in Show’

4th June 2021

'Best in Show' is a sheer celebration of the entire journey of Horse songs and will be the only show of its kind, and The Queens Hall has been chosen especially to host it!
Read more

Jimmy Webb

Jimmy Webb

10th June 2021

Don't miss multi-Grammy Award winner Jimmy Webb when he comes to The Queen's Hall on Thursday 10 June 2021!
Read more

Vintage Trouble

Vintage Trouble

28th July 2021

Vintage Trouble have become rock ‘n’ roll’s best kept secret anointed by its very gods on international tours in every corner of the globe. Don't miss at The Queen's Hall in July!
Read more

George Hinchliffe’s Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

George Hinchliffe’s Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

17th August 2021

The world’s very first Ukulele Orchestra is not just about ukuleles; it is about entertainment, joy, fun, strum and artistry. Come along and tap your toes at The Queen's Hall!
Read more

Agnes Obel

Agnes Obel

3rd September 2021

Critically acclaimed composer, singer and pianist, Agnes Obel has announced a new European tour and will play The Queen's Hall on Friday 3rd September 2021.
Read more

Eddi Reader

Eddi Reader

4th September 2021

Eddi Reader will be touring Scotland later this year as she celebrates her 40th year on stage, don't miss her perform at the Queens Hall, Edinburgh on September 4th 2021!
Read more

A Solo Acoustic Evening with Richard Marx

A Solo Acoustic Evening with Richard Marx

5th September 2021

Enjoy a solo accoustic evening with Richard Marx at The Queen's Hall on Sunday 5th September!
Read more

James Grant and The Hallelujah String Quartet

James Grant and The Hallelujah String Quartet

18th September 2021

James Grant, the Love & Money frontman, will play a very special concert at The Queen’s Hall with The Hallelujah String Quartet on 18th September 2021.
Read more

Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel

Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel

23rd October 2021

Steve Harley celebrates his 47th year in music in 2020 and continues to play concerts around the world. Catch him and Cockney Rebel when they play The Queen's Hall in October 2021!
Read more

King King

King King

24th October 2021

King King, Glasgow's favourite sons have already been saluted as 'the best blues-rock band in the world', don't miss them live at The Queen's Hall on October 24th!
Read more

Leo Sayer: 50th Anniversary Tour

Leo Sayer: 50th Anniversary Tour

29th October 2021

British music legend Leo Sayer will celebrate his 50th anniversary in music at The Queen's Hall Edinburgh on 29th October 2021!
Read more

Tommy Tiernan: Tomfoolery

Tommy Tiernan: Tomfoolery

30th October 2021

Tommy Tiernan's brand new show TOMFOOLERY sees the now 50 year old comedian back onstage with an exhilarating mix of the highly personal and flamboyant storytelling that audiences have come to love!
Read more

Salsa Celtica

Salsa Celtica

26th November 2021

Salsa Celtica celebrate the band's quarter century at their favourite Edinburgh venue, The Queen's Hall, on Friday 26th November 2021!
Read more

The Sweet

The Sweet

10th December 2021

Legendary 70’s rock band Sweet once again embark upon a pre-Christmas UK Tour and stop off at The Queen's Hall Edinburgh!
Read more

Similar events you might like...

Opium Open Mic Night

Opium Open Mic Night

Selected dates between 23rd August 2020 - 31st January 2021

It's Opium Alternative Club & Bar Edinburgh's Open Mic Night every Sunday. Come on down and play some tunes with us!
Read more

Top Banana

Top Banana

Selected dates between 9th September 2020 - 28th October 2020

Catch the stars of the future right at the beginning every Wednesday night at our new act competition 'Top Banana'!
Read more

Bang Bang Romeo

Bang Bang Romeo

1st October 2020

Bang Bang Romeo bring their Beautiful World tour to Mash House, Edinburgh on Thursday 1st October!
Read more

Robert Vincent

Robert Vincent

2nd October 2020

Working class hero for the 21st century Robert Vincent comes to The Voodoo Rooms Edinburgh on Fridau 2nd October!
Read more

Fore Play Crazy Golf

Fore Play Crazy Golf

2nd October 2020 - 31st October 2020
Edinburgh New Town

Round up your pals and get the ball rolling for your next night oot as Fore Play Crazy Golf Edinburgh pop-up has found a new home!
Read more

Love Distraction and Enjoy the Silence Uk

Love Distraction and Enjoy the Silence Uk

9th October 2020

Catch Love Distraction, a Tribute To The Human League, and Enjoy The Silence UK, a tribute To Depeche Mode at The Liquid Room in October!
Read more

Edinburgh Craft Beer Festival

Edinburgh Craft Beer Festival

9th October 2020 - 10th October 2020

The Edinburgh Craft Beer Festival returns on 9th and 10th October with a world class line-up of breweries, headline music acts and Scotland’s finest street food.
Read more

Five Sisters Zoo Autumn Nights

Five Sisters Zoo Autumn Nights

Selected dates between 9th October 2020 - 15th November 2020

The Five Sisters Zoo will be beautifully illuminated every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from Friday the 9th October to Sunday 15th November.
Read more

T-Rextasy

T-Rextasy

10th October 2020

It’s been said that If you want to know exactly what a Marc Bolan rock’n’roll concert felt like in the 1970s, this gig is for you!
Read more

Find other events in Edinburgh

Sponsored Links

Popular Events

The Big Escape Edinburgh
The Big Escape is a brand new interactive outdoor experience, played on your smartphone, which will turn Edinburgh City Centre into a giant escape game!
Royal Highland Show 2021
One of Scotland's most iconic events 'The Royal Highland Show' returns to the Royal Highland Centre from 17th June!
Bergamotte Pop Up Jungle - Edinburgh
Bergamotte Pop Up Jungle returns to Edinburgh from September 23rd - 26th with a wide election of plants for every budget!
Edinburgh Corn Exchange Car Boot Sale Market
Edinburgh Corn Exchange Car Boot Sale Market is open but with strict rules and guidelines. Come and join us for some bargains and for sellers to have a clearout!
Leith100 : Light-Up Leith History Mural
Come see the Leith History Mural in a whole new LIGHT when it returns for a run of 10 nights from 25th September!

Popular Venues

Edinburgh Playhouse Festival Theatre Edinburgh Kings Theatre Edinburgh National Museum of Scotland Traverse Theatre