Show 591: Sweat, Sweat, Sweat – 13th August, Pleasance, Edinburgh Fringe 2015

Setting: A late-night sauna Married couple David and Maggie love their late-night sauna but not so much the peculiar couple David and Veronica. When David and Maggie decide to go on a tour of late-night sauna’s around the world in a bid to reignite the guttering flame of their marriage, they are followed by David and Veronica, who, it seems, are swingers. Will the resulting carnival …

Show 588: Guinness a Kiss – 10th August, Pleasance, Edinburgh Fringe 2015

Setting: Molly Malone’s pub in Slygo, Ireland Molly has a great heart and is greatly loved by the group of drunks and dawdlers who frequent her pub. So when two scam artists show up to take her for a ride, she suspects nothing, even when they plan to steal the pub itself from under her nose! But things take a twist when …

Show 587: Keep Digging– 9th August, Pleasance, Edinburgh Fringe 2015

Setting: The creation of the Channel Tunnel Entrepreneur and engineer Willard Wilbur is offered a job he can’t refuse: his patron, the wealthy Madame Le Farge wants him to start on an epic and never-before attempted feat – to build a tunnel that links the UK with France.  But his obsession with the dangerous task threatens both his relationship with his secretary …

Show 586: Driller – 8th August, Pleasance, Edinburgh Fringe 2015

Setting: An International Dentists’ Convention As all the dentists at the convention gather, they start to tell stories about how they got into dentistry. As their stories start to converge in strange ways, they ask themselves what convention organiser Jack’s story? Why has he chosen such a select group to be at the conference? And why has he got a massive knife? Warning: show …

Show 585: Come Line With Me – 7th August, Pleasance, Edinburgh Fringe 2015

Setting: The Abilene, Texas, World Line-Dancing Championships Line-dancing championships are a seething mixture of skill and ambition – this one is being fought for the Golden Boot and the $10,000 prize. Although teams come from all over the world to prove their worth, the top two contenders are both American and both comprise three-person teams: the Wilburs: grandmother, mother and daughter; …

Show 584: Battered But Not Beaten – 6th August, Pleasance, Edinburgh Fringe 2015

Setting: A Yorkshire fish and chip shop, 1978 Sheila, the daughter of fish and chip shop owners Sandra and Paul, falls in love with two men: the shy, loving Darren and the wily, motorbike-driving lothario Jimmy. When Sheila’s mother reveals she had an affair with Jimmy sixteen years earlier, will that bombshell destroy the family, or finally bring them together? Featuring …

Show 583: A Bustling Romance – 5th August, Pleasance, Edinburgh Fringe 2015

Setting: A bus journey from Edinburgh to London The passengers on the Edinburgh to London bus are a peculiar lot: a strict mother and her put-upon daughter; an eccentric English nobleman, two lovers who are running away to London to get married; and the charismatic bus driver. They soon discover that all of them have secrets, all have something to hide from the …

Show 582: Balls! – 12th July, Udderbelly, South Bank, London

After the 2015 Wimbledon final, disappointed Roger Federer retires to his changing room plan his come-back with his coach Trina. But when, instead of finding a route back to victory, he finds himself falling in love with her, he comes face to face with one of Wimbledon’s oldest rules: no one is allowed to play when they are going out with someone …