This festival finished on Sunday 18 September 2016, and this page is being kept for archival purposes only.


Monday 12 September - Sunday 18 September 2016


Bedlam Theatre




Alvaro Gallego


The story of this year’s welcome week was that the proposal for it failed at prod merit (for reasons….), so the festival was run by committee after some scrambling and the formation of a motion.

Cast and Crew

Alvaro Gallego


Monday 12 September 2016

Trayful of Brownies

Prepare yourself for an hour-long steady-stream of some of the most madcap improv comedy on the planet. That’s right,...

Cast Me If You Can

Cast Me If You Can is a talent show like no other. Eight actors will be given 24 hours to prepare for an audition in ...

Tuesday 13 September 2016

Edinburgh Revue's Tenth Birthday Bash

The Edinburgh Revue are ten this year! Fresh from our fringe run and officially in double digits, come celebrate with...

Cabaret Night

The cast of [Title of Show] have coerced, begged, and/or kidnapped a line up of fantastic singers and co-medians to p...

Wednesday 14 September 2016

Ross Baille: Scotland the Bollocks

What does a Scotsman wear under his kilt? LIES!

What does a Scotsman wear under his kilt? LIES!

The Improverts' Welcome Week

Wednesday 14 September - Friday 16 September

Always Different, Always Funny. The Improverts are back for the 28th year with their fast-wit, high-energy and hilari...

Lost Voices

Created from real interviews with members of the LBGT+ community, Lost Voices is a verbatim piece of theatre that ask...

Thursday 15 September 2016

Shadows of the Æsir

Shadows of the Æsir tells the story of the old Nordic gods, as preserved in the 1000 year old Icelandic sagas. From w...

Monologue Slam

The EUTC presents its first Monologue Slam! An ex-citing evening showcasing the incredible talent in the company. Wat...

Welcome Week 2016 Pub Quiz

Legend speaks of the Bedlam Freshers Week Pub Quiz. Tall tales of unusual rounds, partial nudity and drunken shenanig...

Friday 16 September 2016

Welcome Week 2016 Candlewasters

Calling all writers, directors and actors! This is your chance to learn about the EUTC’s ‘Candlewasters’, a series of...

The EUSC presents Shakespeare's Monologues

Allow some of Edinburgh University’s resident acting talent to regale you with some of the Bard’s most interesting mo...
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