The Alternative Comedy Memorial Society

The Alternative Comedy Memorial Society

Category Comedy
Genres Compilation, Stand-up
Group ACMS
Venue Stand in the Square
Event Website
Date 3-24 August
Time Times vary. Select a date from the calendar below for show times.
Duration 1 hour
Suitability 18+
Warnings All seating/standing room is unreserved. Latecomers may not be admitted.
Country of Origin United Kingdom - England

The #ACMS marches on Edinburgh in pursuit of noble failure: life-risking comedy from changing bills of left-field dolts. #ACMS is less a comedy show, more a way of life, albeit a way of life that is a ticketed event with comedy in it. Actually, thinking about it, it is more of a comedy show. ‘Celebrating everything, and I mean everything, that is weird and wonderful in comedy’ (Bruce Dessau). ‘Joyous future of comedy stuff’ (Sunday Times). ‘Not just one memorable moment, but dozens of the bastards, all in one night’ (

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  • Stand in the Square

  • Venue number 372
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    0131 558 7272

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    St. Andrew Square
    EH2 2AD

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