Now in in it’s 6th year The Schadenfreude Cabaret’s Edinburgh Preview Season brings a selection of the finest acts to The Harrison throughout June and July.
The beautiful surroundings of The Basement Bar make the perfect environment to see this summers most innovative, creative and funny shows before they head up to The Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
The Season has consistently featured in the capital’s ‘must see gigs’. Our regular comedy club is listed by Time Out as one of the Top Ten Free Clubs in London. As always the line up is an eclectic mix with something for everyone. From established TV regulars and award winners to this years hotly tipped rising stars.
The venue regularly packs out so this year you can guarantee a seat to any of our double bills for just £5 or alternatively, just show up on the night and pay what you want at the end of the show.
Brennan Reece: Everlong
Edinburgh Best Newcomer nominee (me) and English Comedian of the Year (also me) returns with a ‘powerfully entertaining’ (Chortle.co.uk) show about the stars (in the sky), memories (in the mind) and my Nanna (in a home). Tour Support for Joe Lycett, Jason Manford and Nick Offerman. Sold out UK/Australian tour. Five-star Uber rating. As seen on BBC, ITV and Channel 4. Six million YouTube hits. ‘Unstoppable force’ (Chortle.co.uk). ‘A teenage Alan Bennett’ (Skinny). ‘Inspirational and moving’ ***** (ArtsAwardVoice.com). **** (Independent). **** (Sunday Times. **** Scotsman. **** (List).
Lauren Pattison: Lady Muck
One of the brightest young talents on the comedy scene, with a fresh and fierce female voice, Lauren Pattison has arrived with her hotly anticipated debut hour about embracing your flaws. After stellar performances at both Leeds and Latitude Festival and supporting Katherine Ryan on tour, this baby-faced comic has proved herself a force to be reckoned with. 'Star of the future... Lauren Pattison looks set for fame' (List). 'Rising star' (Evening Standard).