Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Backstage Gossip: Edinburgh Comedy Tour Too

Backstage Gossip: Edinburgh Comedy Tour Too

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12 tour stops

1

Have you heard the one about....

Meet our comedian hosts Susan Morrison and Bruce Morton

3 min
2

Dark origins of the Underbelly

Imagine Hitler's bunker with a box office

48 s
3

The Grassmarket...or pubic triangle

Flags of all nations

3 min
4

Underbelly: director's cut

Posh people, beware of tweed

49 s
5

Greyfriars Bobby, you're joking?

Queen Victoria's wee dawg was a fraud

1 min
6

Greyfriars Kirkyard: give the dog a bone

Bobby the faithful?

57 s
7

A real riot in Bristo Square

where did everyone go?

1 min
8

Halls of mirrors in George Square Gardens

What is a spieghel tent?

2 min
9

Dr Valentine's Love Cure at the Pleasance

Bruce's most embarrassing moment

2 min
10

Henry Dundas the power broker

He noticed no-one was running Scotland

2 min
11

The Stand Comedy Club

Where's the toilet?

3 min
12

Curtain Call

Thank you and credits

 

Overview

Hello and welcome. Or, welcome back if you've already taken Edinburgh Comedy Tour. Come with us now behind the scenes of famous Fringe hotspots like Underbelly, Pleasance, Assembly Rooms...where anything can happen. And often does.

These are places where many famous names have begun – and nearly ended – their careers onstage during the Fringe.

Comedians Bruce Morton and Susan Morrison share their own sometimes painfully hilarious memories – and tell a tale or two about many wellknown names.

Have you heard the one about Frankie Boyle, Jerry Sadowitcz, Johnny Vegas, Miles Jupp...you soon will.

Backstage Gossip is a companion to Walking Heads Edinburgh Comedy Tour with Jamie MacDonald and Harry Gooch who lead an eventful audio walking tour cum Fringe show around town. We hope you enjoy a different way of exploring Scotland's capital city.

Itinerary 3.2 km / 30 min

Offline map included

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