• Spontaneous Sherlock at Monkey Barrel Comedy - May 16th!

  • Thu, 16-05-2019 at 20:00
  • Monkey Barrel Comedy
    9-11 Blair Street
    EH1 1QR Edinburgh
Spontaneous Sherlock at Monkey Barrel Comedy - May 16th! - Monkey Barrel Comedy - Edinburgh

Spontaneous Sherlock is an award-winning, entirely improvised Sherlock Holmes comedy play based on an audience suggestion of a title. Performed in two halves by some of Scotland's most critically-acclaimed comedy improvisers, with live Victorian musical accompaniment. The May 16th edition in a series of regular Thursday shows at Monkey Barrel Comedy just off Edinburgh's Royal Mile.Plus, stick around after the second interval for a bonus improv comedy set by the cast of Spontaneous Sherlock in their ordinary, non-Victorian clothes!Performed by The Spontaneous Players - the comedy improvisers behind the critically acclaimed and award winning "Spontaneous Potter".May 16th show performed by Paul Connolly, Mara Joy and Will Naameh, plus special guest star Steve Worsley from Edinburgh Fringe smash hit Men With Coconuts!Music improvised by Jenny Laahs (piano), Nick Lauener (piano/violin) and Graham Coe (cello).http://www.thespontaneousplayers.com/Buy tickets here:https://event.bookitbee.com/spontaneous---Tickets: £5. Available on the door, or in advance online.Doors open at 7pm, show starts at 8pm. Capacity is limited, and our Monkey Barrel Comedy shows always sell out, so we strongly recommend buying online in advance to guarantee entry!Buy tickets here:https://event.bookitbee.com/spontaneous---Praise for The Spontaneous Players:"Unbeatably clever" - Edinburgh Guide (★★★★★)"Flawlessly executed improv comedy... pure, unadulterated hilarity" - EdFringeReview (★★★★★)"Side-splitting laughter across the entirety of the performance" - Three Weeks (★★★★★)"These guys are going to be huge!" - Breakneck Comedy (★★★★★)"Manic laughter" - The Lumber Room (★★★★★)Derek Award, Best PBH Show Edinburgh Fringe 2017 (Winners)Top 100 Best Rated Shows, Edinburgh Fringe 2017 (The List)Scottish Comedy Awards 2018, Best Variety (Winners)"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 (★★★★)