A librarian looking for love…

A musical prodigy seeking perfection…

A janitor longing for the spotlight…

A mathematician searching for sense…

A mountain climber hunting for his magnificence… and his hat.

A delightfully daft evening with some of Scotland’s finest clowns. Each one has clawed their way up through the ranks of Clown Cabaret Scratch Nights to unleash their wild and wonderful dreams and fantasies for you!

Each clown is on their unique quest to uncover the profound and the ridiculous. Allow them to test their funny upon your frown and launch you into the world of theatre clown! These hand-picked Clown Cabaret favourites are all looking for the place a clown loves best, to be in front of an audience. Join us to marvel in their mayhem and bask in their brilliance.

Formed in 2013 in Edinburgh, Clown Cabaret is the lovechild of Scottish theatre professionals Tim LacataSáras Feijóo and Melanie Jordan. The regular Clown Cabaret Scratch Nights and Bouffon Scratchings provide two highly successful performance platforms through which artists are supported to create new work or refine ideas within the fields of Clown and Bouffon.