Carlisle Fringe will be held in the city centre between Friday 18 August and Monday 28 August.
As part of this the Old Fire Station will be hosting a fantastic variety of events.
Champagne Supernova : 7pm - 9pm
The Room in the Elephant : 4pm - 5pm
Eleanor Conways Walk of Shame : 6.30pm - 7.30pm
Kelly Convey "You Can't Polish A Turd" : 8pm - 9pm
Bones : 4pm - 5pm
Give Me Your Love : 6.30pm - 7.30pm
Poet of the Impossible : 8pm - 9pm
An Dha "Celtivation" : 1pm - 2.30pm
Alfie Ordinary "Help I Think I Might Be Fabulous : 6pm - 7pm
Cracked Tiles : 8pm - 9pm
An evening with some of Carlisle United's greatest players. Hosted by BBC Radio Cumbria's Mike Zeller
Doors 7pm Kick Off 8pm
Advance tickets £10
£12 on the door
Available from OFS, Carlisle Old Town Hall & Online
A night of excellent live acts presented by Carlisle’s number 1 anti-band High Zen Burg with Robots with Souls, Holiday, Cavalo 3 and Blue Sky Illusion. There will also be some of the hottest tunes spinning between bands.
On the door and Online
“If you missed Kate Bush in 2014, go and see Cloudbusting; the next best thing” Simon Mayo - Radio 2
Doors 7pm Show 8pm
Tickets - £15
Cumbrian Folk Roots and Traditional Connections - The Autumn Gathering a coming together of some of the finest folk, roots & traditional musical artists from across the Cumbrian landscapes. Featuring Tryckster, Thomas McCarthy, Catherine Ashcroft and The Black Guards.
Doors - 7.00pm
Show starts - 7.30pm
Tickets, £10, available at the Old Fire Station, The Old Town Hall, and Online.
The first of our Blues Jam sessions hosted by Redfish.
Doors - 3.00pm
Show starts - 4.00pm
Tickets £5 available from the Old Fire Station, The Old Town Hall and Online.
Categories: Music, Family
A comedy piece that fuses together some of Shakespeare's most famous scenes and sonnets.
Tickets £7 & £5 Concession
Suitable for ages 16+
Categories: Drama, Post to DC
Better known as co-writer of award winning TV and film shows such as The Royle Family, The Mrs Merton Show, The Parole Officer, Coogan's Run, Paul Calf and producer of amongst many others Oscar nominated Philomena, Gavin and Stacey, Moone Boy, Uncle and Alan Partridge, Henry returns to his first love: poetry.
Advance tickets: £10.00
Doors 6.30pm Show 7.30pm
Tickets are available from OFS, The Old Town Hall and Online.
Categories: Comedy, Poetry
The sharply dressed, well-spoken, disparagingly camp son of working class Bromley, Tom Allen embarks on his debut solo tour this autumn.
Advance tickets - £12
£14 on the door
This intriguing, multi-layered, witty thriller is full of unexpected twists. A Russian Doll of a play.
Two performances - Wednesday 20th & Thursday 21st September.
Doors - 7.00pm
Starts - 7.30pm
Tickets are £8 (£6 concession) and are available online, OFS and The Old Town Hall.
Shout and Shimmy with DJ Swanny plus guests.
Doors at 7pm Show 8pm
Advance tickets £5
£7 on the door
Available from OFS, Carlisle Town Hall & Online
Hailed as one of the worlds top Bluegrass bands they have played for then US President Bill Clinton and appeared on stage with country legend Johnny Cash.
Advance tickets £12
This is a seated show
Snowboy and the Latin Section are Europe’s leading Afro-Cuban Jazz performers. Snowboy has performed with such artists as Lisa Stansfield, Imelda May, Amy Winehouse & Mark Ronson
Tickets £12 in advance
£15 on the door
Available from OFS, Carlisle Old Town Hall
The U.K’s premier improv comedy troupe have taken the comedy world by storm.
Tickets are £14 and are available online and from Mcgrews.
Categories: Music, Drama, Comedy
Combining the mercurial talents of English songwriting legend Boo Hewerdine and acclaimed American Blues guitarist and songwriter Brooks Williams, State of the Union create a magical, stripped back and enthralling musical atmosphere, their performances consistently brilliant, equal parts emotive and entertaining.
A haunting and immaculately crafted concert
Doors 7pm Show 7.30pm
This show is seated
Categories: Music, Post to DC
The award-winning Tyne Valley Big Band, big band big tunes!
Doors open at 7.00pm
Show starts at 7.30pm
Tickets £8 - available at the Old Fire Station, Old Town Hall or online
Laid Bare presents Theatre involving multimedia, music and a lot of audience interaction!
Welcome to the Press Conference from hell.
Tickets £10 & £5 Concessions
'He’s a comedy whirlwind from the school of Spike Milligan......' Three Weeks
Suitable for age 14+
PP Arnold is a Soul Extraordinaire a true legend
Tickets £20 available from OFS, Carlisle Old Town Hall & Online
This is a standing show
Download your copy
For regular news and updates sign up to recieve our newsletters
Carlisle United Legends Night
High Zen Burg presents
Cumbrian Folk Roots and Traditional Connections