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.
Mat Ewins Presents Adventureman 7: The Return of Adventureman
Highly anticipated debut from the 2009 Chortle Student Comedy Award finalist and 2010 Reading New Act of the Year finalist. ‘Confident stage presence… has a good 10 to 20 minutes’ (LondonIsFunny.com).
John Kearns: Don’t Worry They’re Here
The only winner of the Best Show and Best Newcomer Edinburgh Comedy Awards returns for the first time. ‘Now this is how you do absurd comedy… a bold, hilarious debut… he has forged comedy gold’ (Chortle.co.uk). ‘A true comedy original’ (Time Out). ‘Kearns could be your new King of Comedy’ (Evening Standard). ‘Heading for the comedy stratosphere… you’re in the hands of a master’ (Guardian). As seen/heard on Top Coppers, Cats Does Countdown, Drunk History and BBC Radio 4.