Of the thousands of shows taking place in Edinburgh this August, these are the ones nominated as the best in show for 2019. Winners to be announced Saturday. Congrats everyone!

Best Comedy Show 2019

  • Darren Harriott: Good Heart Yute
  • Demi Lardner: Ditch Witch 800
  • Goodbear: Dougal
  • Ivo Graham: The Game of Life
  • Jessica Fostekew: Hench
  • Jordan Brookes: I’ve Got Nothing
  • London Hughes: To Catch a D*ck
  • Spencer Jones: The Things We Leave Behind
  • The Delightful Sausage: Ginster’s Paradise

Best Newcomers 2019

  • Catherine Cohen: The Twist…? She’s Gorgeous
  • Crybabies: Danger Brigade
  • Helen Bauer: Little Miss Angel Baby Face
  • Huge Davies: The Carpark
  • Janine Harouni: Stand Up With Janine Harouni (Please Remain Seated)
  • Michael Odewale: #BLACKBEARSMATTER
  • Nigel Ng: Culture Shocked
  • Sophie Duker: Venus