Men With Coconuts

Comedy (improv)

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  • Gilded Balloon Patter Hoose - Other Yin
  • 17:30
  • Aug 26
  • 1 hour
  • Suitability: 14+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United Kingdom - Scotland
  • Group: Men With Coconuts
  • Warnings and additional info: Audience Participation, Scenes of a Sexual Nature, Scenes of Violence, Strong Language/Swearing
  • 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 2 years

Description

One of the UK's leading improv troupes, the award-winning Fringe favourites are back! Hilarious improvised comedy sketches culminating in a showstopping finale – an entirely improvised musical. Unplanned, unscripted, and unbelievable! 'Lightning quick... so damn hilarious' ***** (TheAdelaidian.net). 'Absurdly ridiculous and downright hilarious' **** (TheWeeReview.com). 'Forget everything you thought you knew about improvisation... a must see show!' **** (EdFringeReview.com). 'One of the best improv shows I've seen. Skilful and hysterical' (Jo Caulfield). Spirit of the Fringe Award winner (Prague Fringe, 2016). 'Laugh until you cry, go see Men With Coconuts!' (Cabaret Nova).

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General venue access

  • Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
  • Accessible entry: Patrons enter the building via either 3 shallow steps or the platform lift. Please note the platform lift is only suitable for manual wheelchairs and not power wheelchairs. The Other Yin can be accessed via the building lift to the 2nd floor. The Accessible toilet is located on the Basement level. Please make yourself known to a member of staff (in a pink t-shirt) if you require assistance or require a specific seat.
  • Wheelchair access type: Building Lift

  • Stairs: Information not supplied

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

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ThreeWeeks (3/5 stars) 82 days ago

Spoiler alert: there are no coconuts. In their seventh year at the Fringe, Edinburgh-based improv troupe Men With Coconuts create a musical on the spot, with only a single audience suggestion to germinate it. As with all improv the results are a lottery, but the quality of the performers ensures...

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Broadway Baby (4/5 stars) 90 days ago

Tinder, TGI Friday’s and haunted houses; Men with Coconuts throws the witty and the wild into a wonderful hour of improv comedy. The team are at the mercy of their audience as they ask for one word to create the string of scenes and scenarios that follow. Mixed with a...

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Scottish Field (5/5 stars) 90 days ago

I’m not usually a fan of improvised comedy, it can so easily retreat into crudity or banality. Not from this cast of five, they are intelligent, fast, fun to watch and very funny.

That is great comedy when both the performers and audience are having as much fun as each other.

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