Apply to Perform at Fringe 2016

Do you want to be part of the Gilded Balloon’s 2016 Fringe Programme? 

With 9 venue spaces, ranging from our smallest 50 seat Wee Room, right up to our grand 350 seat Debating Hall, we present over 130 shows each season. Could you be one of them?

Find all the information you need here. And submit your Application Form now!

GB Quiz

QUIZ: Which Drygate act should YOU see?

Take our quiz to find out which GB Comedy @ Drygate headliner you should go to see this season!

Gilded Balloon Comedy: Oct-Dec 2015

The Fringe is over but there’s no rest for the Gilded!

We’ve got a whole new programme of incredible comedy coming your way from October through to the new year so check it out… (more…)

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So You Think You’re Funny? Final

Throughout August, our judges have harvested the pick of this year’s crop of up-and-coming comedians. The stakes are high, and the opportunities are greater, bigger and better than ever. Join us for the final of this year’s So You Think You’re Funny? competition and see the very best comic newcomers battle it out. You saw them here first!

So You Think You’re Funny? Final

Thursday 27 August

19:30 – Debating Hall

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Extra Shows!

Katherine Ryan: Kathbum

Saturday 29th August at 19:30 – Debating Hall

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Aunty Donna

Friday 28th August 00:30 – Billiard Room

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