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Spontaneous Sherlock's Monthly Mystery
Thu 20 October 2016, 19:00 – 22:00 BST
Spontaneous Sherlock - Scotland's hottest improv comedy show, and the biggest free improvised comedy show of EdFringe 2015 and 2016 - is back! The October 2016 edition in a series of free monthly shows at Monkey Barrel Comedy on Blair Street, Edinburgh.
Spontaneous Sherlock is an entirely improvised Sherlock Holmes comedy play, based on an audience suggestion of a title.Performed in two halves by three of Scotland's most critically-acclaimed comedy improvisers, with live Victorian musical accompaniment.
Plus, stick around after the second interval every show for a bonus improv comedy set by the cast of Spontaneous Sherlock in their ordinary, non-Victorian clothes!
Performed by Will Naameh, Sam Irving and Nicola Dove.
Music improvised by Jenny Laahs (piano), Nick Lauener (piano/violin) and Graham Coe (cello).
FREE or £5 in advance to reserve and guarantee a seat!
Doors open at 7pm, show starts at 8pm. Capacity is limited, so arrive early to guarantee entry. Spontaneous Sherlock's Monthly Mystery usually sells out, so buying online in advance is highly recommended!
"One of the best improv troupes I've ever seen" - Prague.TV (★★★★★)
"Raucously funny... the highlight of the Fringe so far!" - TV Bomb (★★★★)
"It’s no surprise that Spontaneous Sherlock has punters lining up along the pavement... if you're a fan of Sherlock, you must see this show" - Broadway Baby (★★★★)
“Spontaneous Sherlock is an infectiously riotous whirlwind of a show... orders of magnitude better than Benedict Cumberbatch" - EdFringeReview (★★★★)
"Professional quality improv done so, so right... certainly an event which lives up to its own hype" - Edinburgh49 (★★★★)