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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....

Latest Comedy

  • Sofie Hagen
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    July 30th, 2015

    Sofie Hagen

    Who is she? Winner of Chortle’s best newcomer award in 2014, Copenhagen-born Hagen has a charismatic, likable stage presence,...Read More

  • Steve Bugeja
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    July 30th, 2015

    Steve Bugeja

    Who is he? Winner of the 2013 BBC New Comedy Award, Bugeja is an excitable geek and social misfit who ingratiates with his...Read More

  • Katia Kvinge
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    July 30th, 2015

    Katia Kvinge

    Who is she? A graduate of the US’ most famous improv schools – Second City, The Groundlings and Upright Citizens Brigade –...Read More

  • Lolly Adefope
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    July 30th, 2015

    Lolly Adefope

    Who is she? Character comic Adefope is best known for her thinly disguised creation, the often hapless, occasionally inspired,...Read More

Latest Theatre

  • Urine For A Treat
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    Listings
    July 30th, 2015

    Urine For A Treat

    Glasgow’s Royal Conservatoire students present a subversive musical all about paying to pee. Words: Claire Smith      ...Read More

Patting the Black Dog

Patting the Black Dog

July 20th, 2015
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

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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Ockham’s Razor: ‘AC’ and ‘Every Action…’
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Circus

Ockham’s Razor: ‘AC’ and ‘Every Action…’

July 30th, 2015 | by lidia
The award winning Ockham’s Razor has put together a double bill blending circus and theatre to create two deeply arresting and thoroughly entertaining shows. Stunning physical theatre is performed on original pieces of...
Limbo
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Circus

Limbo

July 30th, 2015 | by lidia
Join Limbo for an extravagant celebration of heaven and hell, a supernatural party featuring mind-blowing illusions, impossible manoeuvres and enthralling dance moves perfectly accompanied by live music to create an incredible...
Trash Test Dummies
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Circus

Trash Test Dummies

July 30th, 2015 | by lidia
Superb acrobats and excellent clowns, these three gifted dummies put on a highly entertaining performance suitable for kids and adults alike. Children will love the silly sense of humour and grown-ups will enjoy the skillful,...
La Meute (The Wolf Pack)
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Circus

La Meute (The Wolf Pack)

July 30th, 2015 | by lidia
Go wild with this pack of six comic daredevils of the circus world, as they test and challenge each other. Stare in awe as the wolves catapult themselves high into the air and dodge obstacles with grace. Underbelly Circus Hub,...
Breakfast At Piffany’s
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Circus

Breakfast At Piffany’s

July 30th, 2015 | by lidia
Piff the Magic Dragon and Mr Piffles return to the Fringe to bring you their jaw-dropping show straight from Las Vegas. It’s a wacky, vibrant and fantastic spectacle featuring new tricks, old snacks and sweet, sweet prizes....