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  • Written on the Body
    Dance
    20
    Jul 2015
    Written on the Body
    Fringe favourites Circa return, with a show dedicated to all the wonders of the human body. With so many circus shows at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, how...
  • Alien Nation
    Comedy
    20
    Jul 2015
    Alien Nation
    When stand-up Sonya Kelly fell in love with an Australian, she had to fight to keep her girlfriend in Ireland. Her light-hearted new play at the Traverse...
  • Havana Knights
    Dance
    20
    Jul 2015
    Havana Knights
    Blending ballet, contemporary dance and salsa with the pounding rhythms of electronica, Balletronic is set to wow Fringe audiences this August. For five...
  • The Revolution will not be Terrorized
    Comedy
    20
    Jul 2015
    The Revolution will not be Terrorized
    Named after a famous freedom fighter, New York comedian Michael Che doesn’t concern himself with provoking some serious disagreement. Michael Che is not...
  • Take a Bow
    Dance
    20
    Jul 2015
    Take a Bow
    It’s the end of an era, but this year will see the legendary Sylvie Guillem dancing at the International Festival and retiring at the top of her game. Each...
  • Nat and the Scat Man
    Interviews
    20
    Jul 2015
    Nat and the Scat Man
    Jazz legend George Benson is paying tribute to one of his greatest inspirations, Nat King Cole, with his new...
  • The Defiant One
    Interviews
    20
    Jul 2015
    The Defiant One
    Oscar-winner Juliette Binoche has always forged her own path. Now, at 50, she is realising a life-long dream...
  • Scott Capurro Islamohomophobia: Reloaded
    Comedy
    28
    Aug 2014
    Scott Capurro Islamohomophobia: Reloaded
    Rating: As you can tell from the title Scott is not going to hold back on any topic. As expected from the...
  • Sirens
    Reviews
    28
    Aug 2014
    Sirens
    Rating: Belgian collective Ontroerend Goed’s latest production explores the question of gender: laying bare...
  • Ellie Taylor: Elliementary
    Comedy
    23
    Aug 2014
    Ellie Taylor: Elliementary
    Rating: Having conquered (appeared on) TV, Ellie Taylor sets her sights on Fringe success with her enjoyable,...
  • Here Comes Hancock
    Comedy
    20
    Jul 2015
    Here Comes Hancock
    When actor Neil Pearson found a stash of lost Hancock’s Half Hour scripts, he knew he had to revive these...
  • So You Think You’re Punny?
    Comedy
    20
    Jul 2015
    So You Think You’re Punny?
    With rapid-fire jokes and deadpan delivery, Darren Walsh and Milton Jones are giants in the pun game. Quite...
  • Lucky 7
    Dance
    20
    Jul 2015
    Lucky 7
    Ballett Am Rhein choreographer Martin Schläpfer seeks meaning in Mahler with his explosive, dynamic work,...
  • Brand on the Run
    Comedy
    20
    Jul 2015
    Brand on the Run
    Jo Brand is returning to the Fringe after 13 years’ absence, paying tribute to old friends and giving her...
  • Mid-life Rises
    Comedy
    20
    Jul 2015
    Mid-life Rises
    Alan Davies is performing far edgier material now he’s hit his forties –and he’s loving every minute....

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  • Here Comes Hancock
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    July 20th, 2015

    Here Comes Hancock

    When actor Neil Pearson found a stash of lost Hancock’s Half Hour scripts, he knew he had to revive these forgotten gems for a...Read More

  • Alien Nation
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    July 20th, 2015

    Alien Nation

    When stand-up Sonya Kelly fell in love with an Australian, she had to fight to keep her girlfriend in Ireland. Her light-hearted...Read More

  • Bananas for Pajamas
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    July 20th, 2015

    Bananas for Pajamas

    Mixing sketch, character comedy and improv, perennial Fringe favourites The Pajama Men return to the festival with a show based...Read More

Latest Theatre

  • Patting the Black Dog
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    Interviews
    July 20th, 2015

    Patting the Black Dog

    Tim Grayburn’s lifelong clinical depression is the inspiration behind a surprisingly lighthearted show at the Traverse, as...Read More

Love is a Battlefield

Love is a Battlefield

July 20th, 2015
The Defiant One

The Defiant One

July 20th, 2015
Ubu and the Truth Commission

Ubu and the Truth Commission

August 29th, 2014
Sirens

Sirens

August 28th, 2014

Latest Music

Nat and the Scat Man
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Nat and the Scat Man

July 20th, 2015 | by lidia
Jazz legend George Benson is paying tribute to one of his greatest inspirations, Nat King Cole, with his new show at the Jazz...
Patrias
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Patrias

August 28th, 2014 | by edfest
Rating: Patria means ‘motherland’ in Spanish and famous flamenco guitarist Paco Pena’s new show combines music,...
Ute Lemper
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Ute Lemper

August 22nd, 2014 | by edfest
Rating: The jaunty strains of Weill’s Little Three Penny Music, from the Threepenny Opera, lead us into an evening of Wiemar...
Black is The Colour of My Voice
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Black is The Colour of My Voice

August 22nd, 2014 | by edfest
Rating: Apphia Campbell walks out on stage and is immediately arresting, entering into the dark and singing a Nina Simone song...

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Vietnam House
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Vietnam House

July 28th, 2015 | by lidia
3 Grove Street www.vietnamhouse.co.uk 0131 228 3383 Edinburgh’s first Vietnamese restaurant opened in 2011, serving delicious, healthy and authentic dishes. They specialise in the traditional dish pho, a simple, uncomplicated,...
Thai Orchid
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Thai Orchid

July 28th, 2015 | by lidia
5a Johnston Terrace www.thaiorchid.uk.com 0131 225 6633 This family-run restaurant sits in the shadow of Edinburgh Castle, just off the Royal Mile, offering the perfect backdrop to indulge in a delicious meal. Authentic Thai...
Kanpai Sushi
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Kanpai Sushi

July 28th, 2015 | by lidia
8-10 Grindlay Street www.kanpaisushi.co.uk 0131 228 1602 This sushi haven has picked up a vast numbr of awards since it first opened in 2012, including an AA rosette and inclusions in the Michelin Guide 2014 and The List Hitlist...
Harajuku Kitchen
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Harajuku Kitchen

July 28th, 2015 | by lidia
10 Gillespie Place www.harajukukitchen.co.uk 0131 381 0526 Harajuku owner Kaori Simpson’s family is steeped in generations of classical training, and the recipes he uses to create stunning, traditional Japanese dishes can be...
Dusit
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Dusit

July 28th, 2015 | by lidia
49A Thistle Street www.dusit.co.uk 0131 220 6846 Award-winning Dusit serves highend contemporary Thai cusine inspired by the flavours of Chef Pom’s homeland. High quality Scottish produce is combined with Thai spices to...