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Sunday, 16 November 2014

Bright Club Edinburgh #30.0 Radiance

Tuesday 25 Nov @ The Stand Comedy Club, Edinburgh

Maneesh Kuruvilla – “How may I assist you?”
Philip Wadler – “Turingery”
Kirsty Graham – “Pick up lines for the family”
Nathan Goodfriend – “Why am I in charge?”
Johnny Isaac – “Love's labour's lost”
Kate Cross – “Actually, it's about ethics…”

Finished off by Pete Gwynne
All overseen by compere Stu Murphy

Doors Open:19:30
Show Begins:20:30
Tickets £5 available on the door and in advance from The Stand's website

(Line up change from the poster.  Maneesh Kuruvilla replaces Tom Fleming)

Sunday, 26 October 2014

Bright Club Edinburgh #29.0 Lunar

What is a werewolf's favourite comedy show?

Bright Club Edinburgh
Tuesday 29th October

Ben Garlick ...winging it
Lubna Kerr ...ethnic sweetness
Simon Ward me to the moon
Johnny Isaac ..historic attraction
Kyle Viterbo ...indiana bones
Mark Malarkey ...f**ked in translation

With MC Susan Morrison
and headliner JoJo Sutherland

It's (nearly) Halloween so why not come dressed up?

Doors at 7:30pm, show begins at 8:30pm
Tickets £5 available on the door and in advance from

Sunday, 7 September 2014


We're just about recovered from the on-words with three more shows in Edinburgh this year

23rd September at The Stand (more info here)
28th October at The Stand (more info here)
25th November at The Stand (more info here)

There are a lot of other things going on too!

Bright Club Glasgow
17th September at Gilchrist PostGrad Club (more info here)
22nd September at The Stand (more info here)
26th September at Glasgow Science Centre (more info here)
24th November at The Stand (more info here)

Bright Club Dundee
23rd September (more info here)
22nd October (more info here)
11th November (more info here)

Bright Club Aberdeen
26th September at Cafe Drummond (more info here)

Bright Club in Oban
14th November for the Scottish Marine Institute ceilidh

Bright Club Newcastle 
18th November at The Stand (more info here)

You may have noticed a lot of shows happen on the 26th September.  This is because it is Explorathon '14.  More info on that here.

Saturday, 12 July 2014

The Edinburgh Fringe

Yes - we're back at the Fringe this year, but so as to give the other shows a chance we've decided to limit ourselves to just three shows in three different venues.  Go to for full details.

Wednesday, 18 June 2014

Bright Club Edinburgh 27.0 Ballots

Bright Club Edinburgh 27.0 Ballots
Tuesday 24 June @ The Stand Comedy Club (5 York Place EH1 3EB)
Doors at 7.30pm, show begins 8.30pm
A Referendum Special

Alex Saunders - Political Science?
Andy Todd - R.B. Yes Scotland
Cairnan Duffy - Caledonia Is Not Spain
Calum Rodger - A P.P.B. on Behalf of the OHF*CKAYE Party
Dave Nelder - Government Escapee
Kate Cross - Never Mind the Ballots, Here’s the Sex Differences
Liz Ely - Might As Well Be American

All Overseen by Compere  Andrew Learmonth
With Headliners Vlad McTavish & Keir McAllister
And Special Guest  Detlef Steves

Tickets £5
Available on the Door & from

Sunday, 25 May 2014

Bright Club Edinburgh 26.0 Reflux

Tuesday 27th May
@ The Stand Comedy Club, Edinburgh

Alasdair Mackenzie - Light of the dark side
Alex Saunders - Perpetual hopelessness & disappointment
Anne Pawsey - Going through a blue phase
Cairnan Duffy - Majical mystical blur
Nathan Goodfellow - Optics with nerf guns
Richard Duffy - Pi on earring research
Sesha Venkateswaran - Found a home

With compere JoJo Sutherland

A chemistry(ish) special

Tickets £5 available on the door and in advance from The Stand

Thursday, 8 May 2014

Bright Club Edinburgh 25.0 Retrofuture

We need 1.21 gigglewatts of comedy and the only power source capable of generating that is a Museum Late.

Fortunately we know when one will strike.

Andy Todd (Doc Pink)
Zeenath Islam (Doc Blue)
and Sarah Artt (Doc Blonde)

With compere Garry Dobson (Doc Brown)

You'll need a ticket to the Late to get in, but once you're in the show is free.

Museum Lates: Retro-future (National Museum of Scotland)

"On Friday 16 May, step back and forward in time as Museum Lates: Retro-future takes you on a steam-powered journey through our collections, from iconic designs of the past to cutting edge technology of the future."

Thursday, 24 April 2014

Bright Club Edinburgh 24.0 Gold

Tuesday 29th April at The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh

Rory Telfer - Coffee and mediocrity
Adam Julians - Holy interpenetration
Simon Ward - Rhinegold
Andy Todd - A daughter called Dave
Bridget Hanna - The unmeasurables
Eddie McKean - Thinking too much is bad
Phil O'Shea- The meaning of death
Philip Birget - I can't believe it's not nutter

And MC Susan Morrison

Doors at 7:30pm, show at 8:30pm
Tickets available on the door and from

Sunday, 23 March 2014

Bright Club Edinburgh 23.0 Enigma

Bright Club Edinburgh #23.0 Enigma
The Stand Comedy Club, Edinburgh
Tuesday 25th March

Matthew Collins /*INSERT TAGLINE HERE*/
Daphna Buchsbaum - The Prechoolers Are Winning
Rory Telfer - Zealously Racking Reason
Stacey Webb - Good With Her Hands
Kate Cross - Emails Of The Specious
Andrew Wright - The Milk Of Human Madness
Adam Julians - Humourous Ooziness

With MC Andrew Learmonth
And Headliner Joe Heenan

Doors 7:30pm Show begins 8:30pm
Tickets £5 available on the door and from

Monday, 17 February 2014

Bright Club Edinburgh 22.0 Bingo

We have a full house!
Tuesday 25th February
Doors at 7:30. Show begins 8:30

Becky Finkel - Rain on your parade
Heather Rea - The academic whisperer
Katerina Strani - When you're a stranger
Phil O'Shea - The meaning of death
Philip Birget - Parasites are only human
Richard Brunner - The mentalist
Scott Jeffery - Trans-post-superhuman?
Stacey Webb - Good with her hands
Suzanne McEndoo - Quantum zoo

And MC Garry Dobson

Tickets £5 available on the door and in advance from