It Just So Happened

Comedy (historical, podcast)

  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 1 year
Dates, Times and Prices


Stand-up comedian Richard Pulsford (Top 10 Jokes of the Fringe 2019, 2021 and 2022, Scottish Comedian of the Year runner-up 2021, UK Pun Championships winner 2022) hosts this show for history fans, back in Edinburgh for a third year. Three guest comedians / history buffs perform short stand-up sets based ‘on this day’ in history before the panel explore some possible alternative histories of Edinburgh people and events. Recorded for the It Just So Happened history podcast. Up-to-date details including the make-up of each day's panel on the podcast website and @ItJustSo1 on Twitter.

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General venue access

  • Accessible entry: There are four flights of stairs.
  • Wheelchair access type: Not fully wheelchair accessible

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

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How and when to make an access booking

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  • 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

Dates, Times and Prices