Limmy: Surprisingly Down to Earth, and Very Funny

Comedy (stand-up, solo show)

Add to favourites
  • The Stand’s New Town Theatre - Grand Hall
  • 15:40
  • Aug 18
  • 1 hour 10 minutes
  • Suitability: 14+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United Kingdom - Scotland
  • Group: Limmy / The Stand Comedy Club
  • Warnings and additional info: Contains Distressing Themes, Strong Language/Swearing. All seating is unreserved and latecomers may not be admitted.
  • Accessibility: 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 1 year

Description

Join Limmy for an hour of anecdotes and chit-chat as he introduces his autobiography, featuring the true stories of how this permanent tripper ended up on the telly. The show includes an audience Q&A and book signing.

Please note that while all media gallery content is provided by verified members of the event, the Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society does not review or approve this content before it is posted. Reports of inappropriate content or copyright infringement can be directed to [email protected].

General venue access

  • Accessible entry: There is a temporary ramp over the 8 steep stone steps from street level to the venue foyer. The ramp has a small turning circle of 1m and therefore unfortunately is not suitable for an electric wheelchair user. Once inside the venue foyer, stall seating is accessible without any further assistance. Staff are happy to assist where possible and are unable to assist electric wheelchair users.
  • Wheelchair access type: Temporary Ramp

  • Stairs: 6 - 10
    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

There are no audience reviews for this show.


Participants - for further details on our audience and published review policies, including how to add or opt out of reviews, please click here.

Deadline News (4/5 stars) 95 days ago

A well-known comedian in Scotland, he is adored by many which was clear from the passionate reactions when he took a seat centre stage for Limmy: Surprisingly Down to Earth, and Very Funny.

Reading from his book and going over some of the more hilarious moments throughout his childhood and career, he seemed very grounded, but retained his much loved Scottish humour throughout.

Read the full review

Broadway Baby (3/5 stars) 99 days ago

This is a show for the fans. Explicitly so. Part book reading, part anecdotal discussion, part general chat with the audience, it feels intimate and relaxed in this packed 500-seater hall, but also a little underwhelming. Now the third book tour of this kind that Limmy, real name Brian Limond,...

Read the full review


Participants - for further details on our audience and published review policies, including how to add or opt out of reviews, please click here.

Please login to add a review


Participants - for further details on our audience and published review policies, including how to add or opt out of reviews, please click here.