Frank Skinner Live

  • Accessibility:
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    May not apply to all performances. You'll find more information about accessibile performances and how to book tickets in the accessibility tab below.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 18 months

Description

The comic legend and 1991 Comedy Award winner returns to Edinburgh, performing 60 minutes of fresh material ahead of the launch of his new tour show Showbiz this autumn. 'Provocative, remorseless, and very, very funny' (Times).

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General venue access

  • Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
  • Accessible entry: Cobbled area around the George Square Theatre. If not taking the lift there are about 35 steps into the venue.
  • Wheelchair access type: Building Lift

  • Stairs: 20+
    Number of stairs is provided as guidance and is not in addition to any wheelchair access type (lift/ramp etc) stated above.

Each venue can contain several space with different accessibly information. Visit the venue page for full venue accessibility info


How and when to make an access booking

Our access tickets service is available to anyone who:

  • Would like to book specific accessibility services, e.g. a hearing loop, audio description headsets, captioning units, seating in relation to the location of the BSL interpreter
  • Requires extra assistance when at a venue
  • Has specific seating requirements
  • Is a wheelchair user
  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

This show has chosen to opt out of audience reviews.


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The Scotsman (3/5 stars) 108 days ago

I’ve rarely seen a more brilliant opening to a show or a more uncomfortable ending. ...

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Radio HA-HA (5/5 stars) 111 days ago

Frank Skinner is a writer, comedian, TV presenter and actor who is notoriously famous for his dry wit. I went to see Frank’s show with the expectation that he would be as dry humoured as he has been on shows like ‘Taskmaster’ and ‘Room 101’. I was seriously misguided. ‘Frank Skinner Live’ was one of the most engaging shows I saw at Edinburgh Fringe 2019. He completely exceeded all my expectations.

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The Wee Review (3/5 stars) 113 days ago

It’s hard to believe that Frank Skinner is 62. Partly, it’s because he came to fame relatively late, so it feels like he belongs to a younger generation of comedians. Partly, it’s because he still has a boyish cheekiness about him. Even at bus pass age, he’s the kid who...

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Daily Business Magazine (3/5 stars) 124 days ago

Here’s the bad news. If you were hoping to see Frank Skinner’s show at the fringe and haven’t got your ticket yet, you’re out of luck as it’s sold out its entire run.

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Edinburgh Festivals Magazine (4/5 stars) 128 days ago

All across Edinburgh this month you can see comedians howling their political passions across the lights. Hurling new and crazy ideas at the comedy wall and praying something sticks. Opening a vein and bleedin...

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