To the comedy community, the Edinburgh Fringe is kind of a big deal, OK? But for non-Fringeing Londoners, the festival means a chance to see top-name comics performing cheapo work-in-progress shows in London ahead of their Scottish relocation. Tons of comedy clubs and theatres are hosting Edinburgh Fringe previews throughout June and July, with tickets at just a fraction of festival prices.
You can catch Stewart Lee, Russell Kane, David Baddiel, Mark Thomas, Tony Law and oh so many more, for just a few quid.
We’ve made this handy guide to the best venues hosting previews. You’re welcome.