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7pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 7pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 7pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 7pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 18 - 28 July 2019 “This festival has been just brilliant” York Press www.greatyorkshirefringe.com FESTIVAL PROGRAMME

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We are back! The 2019 5th Anniversary of The GreatYorkshire Fringe presents over 200 events over 11 days from the 18th to 28th July in our fair city ofYork. Explore these pages and choose your medicine to wipe away the trials and tribulations of the last year and celebrate.

Magic, Mystery, Comedy, Dance, Music and Cabaret featuring over 700 performers are here to entertain. Once again the village green featuring our 125 year old glittering White Rose SpiegelTent and our starryTea Pot Marquee will pop up on Parliament Street holding court to the array of wonderful performers we bring for your pleasure. For 2019 we add not onlyThe Basement,The Grand Opera House and theYork Barbican but also events at the Riverside Arts Barge and 41 Monkgate. Since its inception in 2015 the GreatYorkshire Fringe has hosted over 500 000 visitors and 3000 performers, we are proud of what we have achieved and couldn’t have done this without the FringeTeam, who I would like to thank for their hard work and commitment over the last five years.

In addition to all the volunteers and staff we employ fromYork and the surrounding area who come back year on year with smiles on their faces ready to be involved once more.

We invite you down to our village green on Parliament Street. Eat, drink and be merry sampling the fantastic delights from our range of handpicked street food and craft bars to fuel your GreatYorkshire Fringe experience! Enjoy and Explore. Martin Witts WELCOME Twitter: @yorkfringe | Facebook: @yorkfringe | Instagram: @greatyorkfringe

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Box Office Bus, Parliament Street,York, YO10 8SG Stephen Buchanan Baby Dove (Work In Progress) Winner of the prestigious BBC New Comedy Award 2018 and the reigning Scottish Comedian of theYear, Stephen Buchanan brings his much- anticipated debut hour toYork.

Expect sharp story-telling and offbeat observations, as the 27 year-old delves into the reality of living at home with his mum and a refugee. 14+ Comedy 5pm £20.75-£12.75 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Grand Opera House 7pm £8, £7 (conc) 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 8.30pm £8, £7 (conc) 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement Aaron Simmonds Disabled Coconut (Ed Fringe Preview) “A comedian going places” * Join the 2017 BBC New Comedy Award finalist and wheelchair enthusiast as he tells you about how his first paid gig led to him performing on BBC2 a year later, and what happens when you are being trolled online for not being disabled enough.

*Places with wheelchair access.

16+ The GreatYorkshire Fringe New Comedian of theYear 2019 The GreatYorkshire Fringe New Comedian of the Year is back for a fifth year. See the best up and coming comedians fromYorkshire and beyond compete for the title of GreatYorkshire Fringe New Comedian of theYear 2019. Heats -The Basement Thu 18 July 6pm Fri 19 July 5.30pm Sat 20 July 5pm Sun 21 July 5pm Mon 22 July 5.30pm Tue 23 July 5.30pm Wed 24 July 5.30pm (90-120 minutes) Semis -TheTeapot Thu 25 July 6pm Fri 26 July 5.30pm (2 hours approx) Final –The Grand Opera House Sat 27 July 5pm (2 hours approx) Heats Semi Finals Final 6pm £8.50 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 5.30pm £8.50 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot Various £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement

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Box Office 01904 500600 | www.greatyorkshirefringe.com 8.30pm £10 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 7pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 8pm £8, £7 (conc) 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement 7.30pm £10 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The White Rose Paul Sinha Hazy LittleThing Called Love Work In Progress A mixture of best bits and new material for Paul’s next touring show about the life-changing effect a couple of drinks can have.Thus far,Paul has lived his life content in the understanding that stability and emotional happiness were lovely ideas but not really for him.

Thanks to a prosecco-fuelled Christmas,all that has changed.

18+ Man of 1000 Farces This is a solo character/physical grotesquerie, with a bombardment of illusion, puppetry and sideshow. Having cut his teeth with Cirque Archaos, he continues to perform internationally, in the spirit of Max Wall and Iggy Pop. 100% schlock 'n' roll. (He did not study with Gaulier.) “Very dark, very funny clown” Metro 18+ (45-50 minutes) Darren Harriott Work In Progress Edinburgh Fringe Best Newcomer Nominee Darren considers himself a good person.Now 30 and never been in love,it can’t always be someone else’s fault, learning more about himself and realising maybe he’s never actually been happy with who is.Join Darren for an hour of his trademark passion and insightful wit as he tries to work himself out.

14+ Lucy Beaumont Work in Progress Work in progress from the hugely talented comedy actress, writer and star of BBC Radio 4’sTo Hull and Back which aired its third series in early 2018. “Heart-poundingly performed” The Times 14+

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Box Office Bus, Parliament Street,York, YO10 8SG Rompers Stoked In this surreal, anarchic hour, Durham Revue alumni BróccánTyzack-Carlin andTristan Robinson take you to a world where Stoke-On-Trent really is the place to be, as a dance craze brings the global population running to the UK’s Pottery Capital. Rompers serves up fresh and fast-paced sketches aplenty, all the while in some questionable kit. 14+ Comedy 9pm £15 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The White Rose 9.30pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement 3.30pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 3.30pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement Hyena Lounge Comedy Club Gary Delaney,Angelos Epithemiou & Alex Boardman York’s legendary comedy club makes a welcome return with four laughter-packed shows on Friday and Saturday nights featuring the cream of the comedy circuit.Headlining the first weekend is Gary Delaney, the premier gag-smith of his generation and the most quoted comedian in the country.

16+ (90 minutes) Pierre Novellie Work in Progress Award-winning comedian Pierre Novellie comes to GreatYorkshire Fringe to try some new stuff out. Come, people ofYork, and aid me in discovering what is hilarious and what is not so hilarious.Your impact on my comedy will last a thousand years. “Phenomenally good jokes” The Guardian 14+ Jayne Edwards isTop Bodybuilder Brian Top Bodybuilder Brian will demonstrate that shadow boxing outside Paddy Power can be a lifestyle choice. From the mind of weird comedian Jayne Edwards (as seen on BBC Three), comes a multidisciplinary and extremely silly comedy show about loss (wife), gain (weight) and whey protein.

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Box Office 01904 500600 | www.greatyorkshirefringe.com 4pm £20 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Grand Opera House 5pm £13, £11 (conc) 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 7pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The White Rose 6.30pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot Susan Riddell Work in Progress After winning a place in BBCWriter’s Room Fast and Funny, Susan Riddell went on to write, create and star in several online comedy sketches for BBC Short Stuff which have garnered nearly 3 million views and counting. She is currently working on a sitcom pilot with the BBC and is a regular on topical BBC radio panel show Breaking the News.

14+ Austentatious The Improvised Jane Austen Novel Austentatious is an entirely improvised comedy play, starring a cast of the country’s sharpest comic performers, who conjure up a ‘lost’ Jane Austen novel based on nothing more than a title suggested by the audience.Previous masterpieces include Bath to the Future,WeWill FrockYou,and Northanger Abba – every show is completely different. 12+ (110 minutes) Prices include a £1.25 venue levy Simon Munnery Alan Parker Urban Warrior FarewellTour Once the most radical, now the only radical.The bedsit anarchist returns with the old gold, the old truths, and some new truths (based on the old truths).

“Gloriously inept” The Times 14+ George Egg Movable Feast More invention, more instruction, more ingredients. Brand new comedy from the stand-up who cooks. In this show he’s on the road, so it’s time for Planes, Trains and Automob-meals.Try the food at the end of the show, providing you can stop laughing. “Brilliantly funny” Jay Rayner, Guardian 14+

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Box Office Bus, Parliament Street,York, YO10 8SG Jamie MacDonald Designated Driver Foot to the floor comedy courtesy of that funny blind guy. "Gifted story telling" (The List) from the comedian you don’t want to drive you home.

“Not afraid to milk his disability” ★ Broadway Baby 16+ Comedy 7.30pm £8, £7 (conc) 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement 8pm £8 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 9pm £10, £8 (conc) 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement 9.30pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot Richard Stott Right Hand Man (Ed Fringe Preview) A debut show from a comedian who was born with Poland Syndrome, making him lopsided with a misshapen hand. Following life-changing surgery, he now has toes for fingers on his left hand and in this unflinchingly honest show, he examines body image, mental health and being disabled in an image-obsessed world.

14+ Ian Lane Paperweight Remember BravoTwo Zero? OfThe First Gulf War fame? Ian does.His dad was a member of the patrol group.In this stand-up show,he considers how the military techniques of the SAS can be applied to managing an orderly and domestically fulfilling family household.May contain minesweeping,spoon warfare, potato wedge infiltration and extreme pooh sticks. 18+ John Pendal Monster Storyteller and stand-up comic John Pendal returns to the GreatYorkshire Fringe with a show about sex and sexuality, which laughs in the face of shame and guilt. MONSTER is aimed at anyone struggling to feel good about themselves.

“An absolute cracker – Fringe brilliance” ★ Broadway Baby 18+

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Box Office 01904 500600 | www.greatyorkshirefringe.com 3pm £20, £18 (conc) 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The White Rose 3.30pm £8, £7 (conc) 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement 5pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot Times vary £7, £10 (ticket plus a pint) 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot Fred’s Microbrewery The world’s first Puppet-in-a-Pub theatrical experience. TraditionalYorkshireman and pub landlord ‘Fred’ is a very grumpy puppet and pub landlord of ‘Fred’s Microbrewery’ working alongside his bitter and twisted wife ‘Sharon’.

Contains adult themes, may contain strong language (20 minutes) 21 July 3.30pm & 4.15pm 23 & 24 July 6pm, 26 July 4.45pm Gyles Brandreth Break A Leg! The actor, author, ex-MP, One Show reporter and QI, Have I Got News ForYou and Countdown star is back celebrating all things theatrical.

Without hesitation or repetition (and just a touch of deviation), Gyles delivers a dazzling evening of wit, wisdom, high drama, low comedy, and hilarious name-dropping. 11+ (2 hours) EleanorTiernan Work in Progress Eleanor Tiernan is a stand-up comedian, writer and actress known for her uniquely oblique world view. She was recently a panelist on BBC Radio 4’s News Quiz and Where’s the F In News? as well as BBC NI on The Blame Game.

“The fastest-rising comedy talent in the country” Irish Times 14+ Japesh*t Thespianage Productions present short-form improvised comedy with a twist! During ‘Japesh*t rounds’ the audience has the power to throw the players a real curveball.ENFORCE random accents, BRING IN a physical quirk,MAKE a celebrity appear! It’s fast, it’s funny, it’s a little bit tongue in cheek… Will you help this “infectiously hilarious ensemble” (MCR Fringe Review, 2018) GO JAPESH*T?

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Box Office Bus, Parliament Street,York, YO10 8SG Sasha Ellen Pickle From disastrous dates,to ruining weddings,to causing whole islands to go into a state of emergency,Sasha Ellen chalks it all up to being in bit of a pickle.

A storytelling standup show about romantic misadventures on an epic scale featuring an engagement, a missing person and a near catastrophe which explores love, loss and sexy, sexy helicopter pilots. 15+ Comedy 5.30pm £12.50 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The White Rose 6.30pm £14 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 8pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 41 Monkgate Paul Foot Baby Strikes Back! Paul, now a fully-disqualified swan psychologist, delves deeper to discover the origins of the gay sperms and once again unleashes his bag of disturbances. Baby has a plan. Baby never lose.

Baby bounce back!

“Sublime, original and brilliant” Independent 14+ Craig Campbell Joyful Pain Stand-up with the charismatic Canadian. “Bringing a tale to life like a young Billy Connolly” Edinburgh Evening News 14+ (90 minutes) The GYF ComedyWorkshop Showcase A bunch of comedy virgins have spent the weekend with Logan Murray,the man who taught Greg Davies,Rhod Gilbert,JoshWiddecombe,Andi Osho, Luisa Omielan,Diane Morgan,JoeWilkinson and loads of award winning comedians.Come and see what they’ve come up with. 18+ (2 hours) 7.30pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement

Box Office 01904 500600 | www.greatyorkshirefringe.com 5.30pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 7pm £8, £7 (conc) 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 7.30pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement Sarah Keyworth Pacific Edinburgh ComedyAward nominee for Best Newcomer and winner of the HeraldAngelAward returns with a brand-new hour of comedy about the little things,the smallest details,the fixed and distinct aspects that make up what we definitively are,how we expressly think and who we unambiguously love.

‘An absolute gem ★ Evening Standard 14+ Catherine Bohart Fresh from “the sort of perfectly structured Edinburgh debut you always hope for and rarely get to see” (The Times , Catherine Bohart has some new jokes she'd like to try. As seen on BBC2’s The Mash Report and Comedy Central’s Roast Battle.Writer for BBC’sThe News Quiz,The Now Show and Frankie Boyle’s New World Order.

16+ Eshaan Akbar Work In Progress What does it take to be a man these days? After #MeToo, incel attacks and man buns, Eshaan Akbar explores masculinity and his relationship with men, women, and himself. Love and loss can teach you a lot about who you actually are. ★ Fresh Fringe ★★★★VoiceMag 14+ 8.30pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot Jack Gleadow Mr Saturday Night Winner of 2018 Great Yorkshire Fringe New Comedian of The Year,Amused Moose National New Comic and Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year with his Fringe debut. Jack is one of the most exciting new stand-ups on the comedy circuit.

“Laugh out loud funny” Scotsman 16+

Box Office Bus, Parliament Street,York, YO10 8SG Robyn Perkins Mating Selection On August 14, 2018, Robyn Perkins ★ ★ 1/2 GlamAdelaide) participated in a dating show in front of a live audience. Her experience led her to question human morality and the social constructs of present-day dating, with a scientific twist. Robyn delves into complex and uncomfortable territory. How do social constructs change how we date? What is the role of morality in attraction? 16+ Comedy 7pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The White Rose 8pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement 8.30pm £8 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 41 Monkgate Matt Forde Brexit, Pursued by a Bear Join Britain’s leading political comedian as he once again promises his last show as an EU citizen (maybe).

As seen on Have I Got News ForYou and The RoyalVariety Show. Complete sell out 2018 Fringe. “Possibly the best political comedy show on the Fringe” ★ Telegraph 14+ Joe Sutherland Sour Joe returns with razor sharp truths about the pop groups,fashions and attitudes that seem to be making a comeback and tells the story of a friendship gone sour in the wake of recent national events. “Drooling cynicism, punchy jokes and shrewd sarcasm” ★★★★★VoiceMag.uk 14+ 8.30pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot Adele Cliff Undershare Join one woman joke-machineAdele Cliff,for a show about lions and sharing, but not the lion’s share.

Dave’s Funniest Jokes of the Fringe 2018, 2017 & 2016. UK Pun Championship Finalist 2019 & 2018. Evening Standard Top Jokes of the Fringe 2018. Telegraph Top Jokes of the Fringe 2018. 16+

Box Office 01904 500600 | www.greatyorkshirefringe.com 9.30pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement 6pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Arts Barge 6.45pm £8, £7 (conc) 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot Georgie Morrell Eyecon (Ed Fringe Preview) Join award-nominated comedian and one-eyed legend Georgie Morrell as she explores disability and celebrity. Ever wanted to be an icon and have everyone look up to you? Georgie didn't, but she is now and doesn't remember agreeing to this. Or did she? Has she totally sacrificed who she is to be the poster girl of disability?

16+ Eliott Simpson (a)sexy and I Know It Eliott has never cared for sex.He enjoys doing people as much as he enjoys doing his taxes (not at all),yet for all his life it has led to nothing but ridicule.But in peculiarity lies comedy,and Simpson has it in spades.

So come along, keep on your thong, and enjoy the only show completely absent of dick jokes... okay there are some but they’re very intellectual. 18+ (45 minutes) Iain MacDonald Mispunderstood More than double the jokes in the show than minutes spent in your seat.The 2018 UK Pun Championship finalist looks into why wordplay and one-liner gags are so mispunderstood.And when we say ‘looks into’, we mean telling an array of fantastic jokes!

“Scotland’s prince of puns” BBC 14+ 8.30pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot Alasdair Beckett-King The Interdimensional ABK The award-winning Alasdair Beckett-King returns to this timeline with a dimension-hopping stand- up comedy show. Is a better world possible?Yes! It already exists, but you don’t live there.ABK makes the best of a bad timeline in this ramshackle jaunt through a multiverse of wonders.Also,Winston Churchill performs the best of Queen. 14+

Box Office Bus, Parliament Street,York, YO10 8SG Jim Campbell Beef Jim descends from the infamous Scottish clan who inspired one of Game of Thrones’ most brutal moments.They were not the good guys, and they’re said to be cursed… 300 years later he’s an anxious stress-head with their fiery temperament and a pattern of chaotic relationships.

“No punchline is left behind”The List ★★★★ 16+ Comedy 8pm £10 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement 8.15pm £10 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 8.30pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 41 Monkgate John Robertson’s The Dark Room You,the audience,are trapped in an interactive,retro gaming nightmare; choose an option, find the way out, and escapeThe Dark Room! If you succeed, you’ll take home £1000... but if you failYOUWILL DIE! For you are not alone;the merciless overlord of improv,John Robertson,is here to guide you through an hour of expertly crafted chaos and anarchy.

14+ Harry and Chris Edinburgh Preview Joyride is back!! Harry and Chris are the nation’s favourite comedy rap jazz duo and they’re bringing their raucous, joyful, fun-filled show to the Great Yorkshire Fringe.They'll be debuting new material and playing some old favourites. Expect laughter, tears, games, audience interaction, a house band, paper planes and JOY!

Suitable for all 7pm £15 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 41 Monkgate Tony Slattery Slattery Will GetYou Nowhere Comedy legend Tony Slattery reveals all, in candid conversation with comedy historian Robert Ross. In a preview of his Edinburgh Fringe appearance,a festival which also sees him return to his greatest triumphWhose Line Is ItAnyway? Slattery is back with a no holds barred,totally unstructured,and never the same,reflections on his crazy-paving career. Anything can happen and it probably will... 14+

Box Office 01904 500600 | www.greatyorkshirefringe.com 7pm £8 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 41 Monkgate 7pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement 7pm £22.50 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The White Rose Jerry Sadowitz Make Comedy GRATE Again! Jerry Sadowitz, Britain's FAVOURITE COMEDIAN, is back!Yes, the man with no visible demograph returns to make you laugh while simultaneously parting you of hard earned cash! Affectionately known as 'miserable c**t' to his imaginary friends, Sadowitz is the only comic hardly working today who campaigns against human rights.

18+ (75 minutes) Alun Cochrane Brave New Alun Strap.The heck. In! No more Mr Nice Person! Alun (The Cockerel*) Cochrane intends to drop truth bombs and articulate thought crimes about vegetables, gender, religion and washing machines. During these offence-taking times he has decided he may as well be hanged for a sheep as a lamb.Apols to vegans. *Frank Skinner’s Absolute Radio and various telly, innit. 16+ Huge Davies The Carpark (Edinburgh Preview) Fresh from his appearance on Comedy Central at the Comedy Store, Huge Davies is preparing for his first hour. Combining his dark humour, surreal material and one-of-a-kind customised keyboard, Huge has quickly risen to become one the most exciting and unique new acts in the UK.

“Priceless” Chortle 14+ 9.30pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement Radu Isac Good Excuses for Sociopaths Do you sometimes think about your actions? Do your actions make you feel like a sociopath? Does feeling like a sociopath hurt your self-esteem? Well this show was specifically written to make YOU feel better!

*none of the victims’ feelings were considered during the making of the show “Simultaneously sweet and dark” Chortle 16+

Box Office Bus, Parliament Street,York, YO10 8SG Sh!t-faced Shakespeare® Macbeth The hilarious combination of an entirely serious adaptation of a Shakespearean classic,with an entirely sh*t-faced cast member.With one cast member given four hours to drink before every show,we present classical theatre as it was always meant to be seen.What could possibly go wrong? 16+ Comedy 8.30pm £8, £7 (conc) 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement 8.30pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 7.30pm £17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The White Rose 9pm £14 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The White Rose Ian Crawford Accident AvoidanceTraining for Cutlery Users Do you know how to safely operate a butter knife? Do you have spoon-sense? Health and safety really has gone mad,courtesy of comedy character Ian Crawford,an adviser from the Steel and Cutlery ManufacturersAssociation.What he has to share is deadly serious and you'd be forking mad to miss him.

12+ Ken Cheng To AllThe Racists I’ve Blocked Before (Edinburgh Preview) Star of Radio 4’s Chinese Comedian, E4’s The Hangover Games and winner of Dave’s Joke of the Fringe, Ken returns with a love-letter to all the Twitter trolls he’s blocked before. Work in progress.

14+ 8.30pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 41 Monkgate TomTaylor is the Indie Feel-Good Hit of the Summer From the maker of sell-out Fringe hit:The Charlie Montague Mysteries; tour support for Ed Sheeran's tour support,Tom Taylor, stars in his debut stand-up show packed full of jokes, songs and silliness. “Excellent... beautifully daft” Sunday Times 14+

Box Office 01904 500600 | www.greatyorkshirefringe.com 6pm £15 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The White Rose 6pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 41 Monkgate 6pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Arts Barge Carla Pol The Pol Show What's the difference between a sign and a gesture? Carla Pol, the Italian comedian, opens up like a silly Russian doll interweaving her disconnected visual world and chameleonic storytelling.

Drawings, props, audience interaction and some academic stuff, this show is bed bug friendly. Come along.

18+ Richard Herring RHLSTP The "Podfather" (Guardian) and "King of the Internet" (Time Out) returns toYork with the award winning podcast in which he chats with the biggest names in comedy. Each episode appears on iTunes and the British Comedy Guide. But it's much better live, with the chance to interact with your favourite comedy stars and even ask your own questions! 14+ Weirdo A Lois Mills Showcase The winner of Sketch Off 2018, Mills is a one woman sketch group, turning your perception of sketch comedy, theatre and interpretive dance on its head. Using a mixture of puppetry, audio and good old-fashioned theatre, Mills will take you on a journey which will conclude with you thinking, yep - she is a weirdo!

16+ 9.45pm £8, £7 (conc 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot Oleg Denisov RussianTroll Russia’s Fringe veteran of political comedy and philosopher by training, Oleg, presents a new show about fake news and freedom of speech, magical realism and transitional capitalism, global politics and dysfunctional relationships. “Razor-sharp insight and rapid-fire laughs” Manchester Evening News 16+

Box Office Bus, Parliament Street,York, YO10 8SG Mitch Benn Ten SongsTo SaveThe World One broken world and ten funny songs to fix it. From BBC Radio 4's Now Show to his column in the New European, Mitch spreads insight and laughs in equal measure.

Join the "country's leading musical satirist" (TheTimes) as, with six string in hand and a head full of silly rhymes, he identifies the problems and proposes (semi-serious) solutions. 16+ Comedy 7.30pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement 8pm £10 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Arts Barge 8pm £10 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 9pm £5 guaranteed entry, or PWYW 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement Garrett Millerick Work in Progress Garrett Millerick is an acclaimed stand up comedian, writer and director. In the few short years since debuting in new act competitions he has established a reputation as one of the stand out live acts of his generation.

“This brave and winning hour certainly pulls no punches ★ The Times 14+ The Burning Duck Comedy Club York’s alternative comedy sensation the Burning Duck Comedy Club returns to the Great Yorkshire Fringe, presenting the best ‘up-and- coming’ musical, character, sketch, spoken word and stand-up comedy performers, again. 18+ (90 minutes) Alan Shed’s “Music, Comedy and Everything Else” Interactive Quiz Show (Edinburgh Preview) When the Britpop band Shed Seven disbanded in 2003, a dozen people witnessed the drummer’s only attempt at standup comedy.Vowing never to put himself through it again, he switched to hosting quizzes where… “You still get to drink beer and crack jokes but if no one laughs, f**k it, it’s a quiz”.

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Box Office 01904 500600 | www.greatyorkshirefringe.com 8pm £22.15 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 York Barbican 9.30pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 9pm £15 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The White Rose Hyena Lounge Comedy Club Jonny Awsum, Lauren Pattinson & Hayley Ellis Hyena Lounge presents four laughter-packed shows on Friday and Saturday nights featuring the cream of the comedy circuit.Headlining the second weekend’s shows is JonnyAwsum who,after over a decade on the comedy circuit shot to fame and huge acclaim when he performed on Britain's GotTalent. 16+ (90 minutes) Ian Smith Half-Life Multi-award winning comedian Ian Smith (BBC3’s Sweat the Small Stuff, Dave’s The Magic Sponge podcast) returns with his sixth solo show.

It’s part one of a one-part show about halves, love, Scrabble and Chernobyl.

“Fantastically funny” The Times 14+ Henning Wehn Get On With It You couldn’t make it up; surely the German Comedy Ambassador Henning Wehn hasn’t bosched out yet another new show? And what’s he still doing here anyway? Well, his lack of transferable skills is what keeps him here and his belief that practise makes perfect is what keeps him going. This show is a much-needed call to arms. Listen, everyone: stop pondering and hand-wringing. Instead get on your bike and put your face to the grindstone!

“As subtle as Schumacher on Battiston” some bloke on Twitter “Die entgueltigeTeilung Europas - das ist mein Auftrag” Henning himself 16+ (2 hours) All prices include a £0.65 venue facility fee 27 July SOLD OUT

Box Office Bus, Parliament Street,York, YO10 8SG LouiseYoung and Neil Harris Big Div Energy Two rising stars make their GreatYorkshire Fringe debut. Regulars at The Stand Comedy Club, Newcastle, they shouldn't be missed.As heard on BBC Newcastle, Louise is becoming known for her adept social commentary and plentiful gag rate. Neil is quickly making a name for himself through his cerebral comedy with elegant and precise punchlines. 16+ Comedy 3pm £5 guaranteed entry, or PWYW 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement 4pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 41 Monkgate 4.30pm £5 guaranteed entry, or PWYW 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement 5pm £12, £10 (conc), £35 (family) 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot Edy Hurst Hurst Schmurst Award-winning comedian Edy Hurst brings his musical comedy,loop pedal nonsense and stand-up to answer the age-old question:‘What’s the deal with Edy Hurst? Who even is he? Where am I? What?’ “A manic (odd)ball of comedy energy” Gigglebeats.co.uk 14+ The Kagools Cirque du Kagool The multi-award winning physical comedy duo bring a brand new hour of pure joy and anarchic buffoonery “brimming with wit and imagination” ( TVBomb).

Join these dazzling idiots for (probably) The Greatest Show on Earth. Suitable for all Rahul Kohli All My Heroes are Dead, in Jail or Touched UpYour Nan Rahul Kohli grew up with many heroes. All have been exposed as homophobes,sex-pests or Nazis. But is everyone that ever lived truly a horrid bag of shit? Or are society's standards changing at an exponential rate that society is just not ready for? Explore this question with the NATYS 2017 winner. 15+

Box Office 01904 500600 | www.greatyorkshirefringe.com 6pm £5 guaranteed entry, or PWYW 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement 6pm £13, £11 (concs) 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The White Rose 7pm £8 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot Charlotte Brooke Sitting Still and Doing Nothing (and Eating) Charlotte is back with her second show.

A musical journey of her struggles with gluten,exercise, waitressing, vegetables and many more incredibly important issues. She doesn’t identify as a ‘stand up’ because she sits down so much.

Musical ComedyAwards Best Newcomer 2018 GYF New Comedian of theYear Finalist 2018 14+ 6pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 41 Monkgate Elliot Wengler Solo an Elliot Wengler Story EliotWengler lives at home in a village in the middle of nowhere and is fine with that. Mostly. He recounts his ‘truly funny stories’ (Concrete) of growing up, first loves, first jobs, first cars, first Pokemon championship, and how he wound up on his first holiday to Malaga by himself. He’s solo, proud to be alone, and this is his story.

12+ Pat Cahill Uncle Len Needs a New Part for His Hoover Old new act, Pat Cahill, brings an hour of his confused neo-music hall stupidity to the Fringe.

Expect earworms, knee ants and eye mice as he gently impresses you with a bit of singing,a bit of stand-up and a bit of dancing.It will all mean something,but you’ll have to work that out. 16+ The Noise Next Door Remix The boys are back with a brand spanking new show that will split sides, blow minds, and drop jaws.The undisputed masters of off-the-cuff comedy will transform audience suggestions into ferociously funny scenes and songs in the blink of an eye. “Hilarious… a superior kind of chaos” Daily Telegraph 16+

Box Office Bus, Parliament Street,York, YO10 8SG Comedy 2.30pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 3pm £5 guaranteed entry, or PWYW 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement Carl Donnelly Work in Progress Join this 'observational genius' (Guardian) for his 10th solo show! In 10 years he’s been married, divorced, happy, depressed and twice nominated for the Edinburgh ComedyAward.This year he’s taking stock and seeing if his life,in those 10 years of coming to the Fringe,has lived up to his expectations. Come along, innit.

14+ Sean Morley Soon I Will Be Dead and My Bones Will Be Free to Wreak Havoc Upon the Earth Once More Inside my skin is a rattling beast and when I breathe my last it will emerge.

Free me from the enemy within.This is a show about fear, self- acceptance and bones. ★★★★ Skinny 18+ 8.30pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot Stand Up With Janine Harouni (Please Remain Seated) Janine's father is a lifelong NewYorker and son of Middle Eastern immigrants. He's also an avid Donald Trump supporter. Attempting to reconcile those things makes for one tense Sunday dinner. Catch multi award-winning newcomer Janine Harouni in her highly anticipated debut show. 14+ 3pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Arts Barge The Shambles & The Dead Ducks Comedy Double Bill Fresh from the University ofYork, this double bill of comedy is the perfect way to celebrate the GreatYorkshire Fringe featuring the infamously impressive improv troupe The Shambles and spectacularly silly sketch troupe The Dead Ducks! 14+ (2 Hours)

Box Office 01904 500600 | www.greatyorkshirefringe.com 5pm £10 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The White Rose 5.30pm £8 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot Tony Law Identifies Tony has identified a problem.He’s been kicked out of all the tribes and dumped in the one with the white men.You've forced his hand,people.He’s on that team now and they play to win...Does identity always equal tribalism or is it glue that binds people together? Many questions,answered in many voices. “Surreal genius” Telegraph 16+ Darren Walsh Massive Punt Join Darren (ITV’s‘OutThere’,UK's first Pun Champion,Winner of Dave's Joke of the Edinburgh Fringe,BBC's iWonder,'BBC Edinburgh Festivals Presents') on a Round-The-World flight,pun-packed with in-flight entertainment,video sketches,one- liners,jingles and general nonsense.

“Punbelievable ★ The Mirror 18+ Juliette Burton Defined The award-winning comedian is full of contradictions: pessimistic optimist? Introverted extrovert? Successful failure? Masculine or feminine? Happy or sad? Mentally ill or healthy?After a year of huge change, Juliette had to redefine her life, labels and herself. “Burton drips with charm – joyous” The Times 14+ 4pm £9 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 4.30pm £5 guaranteed entry, or PWYW 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement The Lovely Boys Joe and Mikey are lovely boys,they want to show off their jumpers,and play with their toys.Guided by the expert tutelage of wise old UncleWilly,they try to make sense of the world in their own weird way.

Expect silly fun and games from this creepy couple of mama’s boys in this absurd clownish bonanza. “Contemporary eccentrics” Delinquent Magazine 16+

Box Office Bus, Parliament Street,York, YO10 8SG Comedy 7.30pm £8 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 41 Monkgate 7.30pm £5 guaranteed entry, or PWYW 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement Isa Bonachera The Great Emptiness If you ever want to go to outer space,the probability of you ever getting the job is 0.0007%.That didn't stop Isa from spending most of her life trying to become an astronaut. Award-winning comedian Isa takes you on a tour of the cosmos and her broken dreams. An insider view of the best and the worst parts of the scientific world, and how lessons in Physics can affect your personal life.

14+ Seymour Mace Seymour Mace is My Name Climb Up My Nose and Sit in My Brain Join me inside my own head for an all-singing, all- dancing exploration of my f*cked-up brain. I'm going in sane, will I come out insane? “As if the conjoined souls ofVic and Bob have been poured into the body of a tattooed Eric Morecambe ★ Scotsman 16+ 6pm £5 guaranteed entry, or PWYW 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement 6pm £8 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 41 Monkgate It Just So Happened In this alternative history show, four panellists each deliver a short stand-up comedy set based around an event which happened on the same date as the show at some point in history (28th July).

They then get together to speculate on possible alternative causes and outcomes to other events which have happened in history – specifically the history ofYork – like ‘it just so happened’. 16+ Harriet Dyer The Dinosaur Show Harriet (BBC3,BBC Live atThe Fringe,BBC Radio 4 Extra,BBC Knock Knock,BBC Ouch,Absolute Radio) loves dinosaurs.You probably do too,so come and dip your body in her very large catacomb of chaos. “Insightful, unique, peerless, extraordinary and… well, maybe a little unhinged.” 4 Extra Stands Up, BBC 4Extra 16+

Dave Green Guest Bed Dave grew up with two beds in his bedroom and he never knew why.The show follows Dave’s journey to reluctantly becoming a celebrity lookalike and the resulting chance encounter which forces him to confront his past.A darkly amusing tale of mistaken identities and buried memories. “Keen eye for the absurd” The Wee Review 18+ 8.30pm £8 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 9pm £5 guaranteed entry, or PWYW 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement The Glang Show The only anarcho-comedy utopia that has travelled back in time from beyond the heat death of the universe.A line-up of powerful comedians compete for your affection while traversing a landscape of interactive challenges and challenging interactions.

“Picture Vic Reeves Big Night Out in a bouncy castle, on acid...wonderful fun” Guardian 18+ Box Office 01904 500600 | www.greatyorkshirefringe.com

Box Office 01904 500600 | www.greatyorkshirefringe.com Kōtuku and Moon Child Family PuppetTheatre Basal masks,puppetry and breathtaking original piano music tell a story of a little Moon Child who has to learn to adapt to the strange world of planet Earth. A story that has grown from Birdlife Productions’ love of myths and fairy tales and shaped and inspired by the light,colours and bird life of their New Zealand home. 5+ Morgan &West’s Utterly Spiffing Spectacular Magic Show For Kids (and Childish Grown-ups!) The time travelling magicians return to the Great Yorkshire Fringe with their jaw-dropping,heart- stopping,brain-busting,opinion-adjusting,death- defying,mind-frying,spirit-lifting,paradigm-shifting, outlook-changing,furniture-rearranging magic extravaganza!

5+ FamilyTicket:2 adults 2 children booking fees apply My Bottom Did a Burp… Everyone experiences an unexpected Bottom Burp at some point or another.Grown ups will tell you that they don’t,but we totally know that they do. All of them.Even the Prime Minister.Even the Queen.(Except one of her servants usually does hers for her). An hour of poems with Paul and you will understand just how wobbly words can sometimes be. 5+ and families Making a Magic Show (with just JOSH & WonderPhil) Just JOSH &WonderPhil are proud to present their debut double act...Making a Magic Show. There’s 30 minutes on the clock.

It’s their first ever show together. Josh still hasn’t decided on a stage name! WARNING:May contain Magic.

WARNING:Will contain Puns! 3-103 Family Noon £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 1pm & 3pm £10 (adults), £7.50 (child) 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The White Rose 2pm £12 (children),£8 (adults),£35 (family) 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 10am & Noon £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot

Box Office Bus, Parliament Street,York, YO10 8SG ThomasAnthony “Is itWheely Magic?” This is the show where the audience are in control of what happens! Once the wheel of doom is spun,nobody knows what’s coming next… not evenThomas! One thing is for sure,this is a fast paced,funny,magical and highly entertaining show and is suitable for the whole family.

Suitable for all The Dark Room (For Kids!) WINNER:BEST KIDS SHOW Leicester Comedy Festival 2018 You and your family are stuck inside a live-action video game! How will you escape?!

Join us for a bonkers family game show with a grumpy host.Featuring challenges,trouble,real(ly) terrible prizes and jokes about Fortnite. CanYOU escape the Dark Room? 11+ 2pm £9, £7 (child/concs), £25 (family) 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement 4pm £10, £8 (concs), £32 (family) 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 41 Monkgate 3pm £10, £7 (child), £30 (family) 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement Any Suggestions,Doctor? The Improvised DoctorWho Parody The improvised DoctorWho parody is back! Travel anywhere in time and space with a live radiophonic workshop and a collection of hilarious improv comedy performers! Join the talented cast as they improvise a brand-new episode of the beloved sci-fi classic DoctorWho using audience suggestions.

7+ Family West End Magic Returning for the fifth year running delivering the most exciting names in magic and variety in the UK. A family friendly show delivering award-winning magic, impossible mind reading and comedy.Featuring OliverTabor, WayneTrice and special guests. 5+ Children’s MagicWorkshops 26,27 & 28 July.See workshop page for details 2pm £10,£7.50 (child),£30 (family) 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 41 Monkgate FamilyTicket:2 adults 2 children booking fees apply

TheTigon and the Liger Adapted from the book written by Keilly Swift, TheTigon and the Liger will incorporate actors, puppets,physical theatre and an original soundtrack.

Tyler the tigon was terribly rare.A big cat like him isn’t found everywhere. Unique from his ears to his tail to his tum, his dad was a tiger, a lion his mum… Chickenshed’sTales from the Shed team proudly present a brand new show about appreciating your differences,and learning to love the skin you’re in. Suitable for all Box Office 01904 500600 | www.greatyorkshirefringe.com 10am & noon £8 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot TheYork Fringe Dog Show in aid of RSPCAYork Come and join us for theYork Fringe Dog Show in aid of RSPCAYork - spectators are free! Register your dog from 1pm at the entrance to the White Rose Rotunda - show starts at 2pm.

£2 per category (you can enter a maximum of 4 categories per dog) There will be a collection bucket for the charity should you wish to make a donation. Categories Prettiest Female Most Handsome Male Musical Sit (like musical statues) DogWithTheWaggiestTail Best Junior Handler (under 12 years) DogWithThe Best Fringe Dog Most Like its Owner DogThe JudgeWould Most Like toTake Home Suitable for all ages 2pm Free 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The White Rose

7pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 7pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 7pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 7pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot The GreatYorkshire Fringe, Parliament Street,York, YO10 8SG Baby Loves Disco The original family dance party returns toYork for some more summer dayclubbing! Baby Loves Disco’s resident club DJs spin and mix feelgood chart floorfillers with nostalgic pop classics from the years before parenthood struck – for parents and babies, toddlers and young children to enjoy together.

“Frighteningly authentic… think of this as a kind of junior Studio 54” The List Aimed at 0-6 year olds,but older siblings welcome! (2 hours) Amazing Bubble Man Louis Pearl has been thrilling audiences around the world for over 30 years with the art,magic,science and fun of bubbles.From square bubbles,bubbles inside bubbles,fog-filled bubbles,giant bubbles, bubble volcanoes to people inside bubbles,the Amazing Bubble Man conjures shrieks of laughter and gasps of amazement from all ages.

Suitable for all The Noise Next Door’s Really Really GoodAfternoon Show A side-splitting,jaw-dropping,time-travelling adventure that’s fun for literally everyone.Dinosaurs? Egyptians? Robots?WHEN do we go next? It’s up to you!Your suggestions are transformed into a journey through history,to the future and back again. As seen on BBC One’s‘The One Show’ and ITV1’s ‘TonightAtThe Palladium.’ Suitable for all the family Family FamilyTicket:2 adults 2 children booking fees apply 11am & 1.30pm £8,£28 (family), Non-walking babies free entry 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 TheWhite Rose 2pm £8.50 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 11am &1pm £11, £8 (child), £33 (family) 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The White Rose

7pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 7pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 7pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 7pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot Box Office 01904 500600 | www.greatyorkshirefringe.com Logan Murray’s Comedy Workshop Weekend 19 - 21 July | Course cost £180 Grand Opera HouseYork “Logan Murray’s courses in stand-up do more than teach comedy – his students discover themselves” New Statesman Spend a weekend with the man who taught Greg Davies, Rhod Gilbert, Josh Widdecombe, Andi Osho, Luisa Omielan, Diane Morgan, Joe Wilkinson and loads of award winning comedians.

Arrive on Friday evening a with a desire to play and explore and by Sunday night make an audience of the general public roar with laughter. 18+ (3 hours on Fri,7 hours on Sat,6 hours on Sun) The GYF ComedyWorkshop Showcase A bunch of comedy virgins have spent the weekend with Logan Murray.Come and see what they’ve come up with. 18+ (2 hours) WORKSHOPS Children’s MagicWorkshops Hogwarts professors OliverTabor andWayneTrice will be on duty to teach young wizards aged 7-13! Interactive workshops offering different spells for young wizards and witches to learn and amaze.A small show will be presented at the end of the workshop for the young wizards who wish to amaze the parents!

All materials are supplied which you get to keep! 7-13 11am £10 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement 7.30pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement West End Magic Returning for the fifth year running delivering the most exciting names in magic and variety in the UK. A family friendly show delivering award-winning magic, impossible mind reading and comedy.Featuring OliverTabor, WayneTrice and special guests. 5+ 2pm £10,£7.50 (child),£30 (family) 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 41 Monkgate

6pm £7 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 41 Monkgate Out of Love A tale of friendship,love and rivalry over thirty years from award-winning playwright Elinor Cook.

Lorna and Grace do everything together.They share crisps,cigarettes and crushes.That's what happens when you're best friends forever.But when Lorna gets a place at University,and Grace gets pregnant, they suddenly find themselves in starkly different worlds.Can anything bridge the gap between them? 14+ (90 minutes) Box Office Bus, Parliament Street,York, YO10 8SG Words as Bullets After a chance encounter on separate trains, two young women's lives unfold and weave together. Developed by One Foot Theatre, this production fuses new storytelling with live music and African dance to pose questions about spirituality, ancestry, and identity.

15+ (80 minutes) Theatre & cabaret 8.30pm £10, £8 (conc) 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 10pm £12 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Teapot 1.30pm £10 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 The Basement NOTFLIX The Improvised Musical Five-star sell-out show Edinburgh Fringe 2017-2018 andVAULT Festival 2017-2019.Netflix combines the taste profiles of 98 million users to create a perfectly ideal viewing experience… NOTFLIX combines the taste profiles of a room full of theatregoers to create a hilarious and completely improvised viewing experience – a full musical! 14+ AmberTopaz The Rude Awakening.

Sex, Shame & Liberation Award-winning International cabaret starAmber Topaz brings you an arousing,amusing,anecdotal romp through life,love and libido.Full of mind- blowing,fascinating biological facts intertwined with mad musical numbers highlighting the absurdity of human behaviour under the influence of hormones. 18+

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