• Ubu and the Truth Commission
    Reviews
    29
    Aug 2014
    Ubu and the Truth Commission
    Rating: Despite the raw sensitivity of the material, and the very real concerns about its portrayal, Ubu and the Truth Commission is fantastically...
  • Ganesh Versus the Third Reich
    Reviews
    22
    Aug 2014
    Ganesh Versus the Third Reich
    Rating: How does an idea develop? What strange circumstances and dynamics are necessary for directors and actors to create together? When does a group’s...
  • Gordon Southern: Your New Favourite Comedian
    Comedy
    22
    Aug 2014
    Gordon Southern: Your New Favourite Comedian
    Rating: International word clown Gordon Southern wants to be Your New Favourite Comedian. Nominated for Best Show at New Zealand Comedy Festival in 2012, and...
  • BattleActs
    Comedy
    22
    Aug 2014
    BattleActs
    Rating: Like a more diverse Whose Line Is It Anyway, BattleActs provide wonderfully silly games of improvised comedy. You’ll have seen some of the formats...
  • Be-Dom
    Dance
    20
    Aug 2014
    Be-Dom
    Rating: If Stomp is all about the sounds you can make with household objects, then Be-Dom is about the faces you can pull while you’re doing it. But despite...
  • 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,...
  • Bunker Trilogy: Agamemnon
    Reviews
    23
    Aug 2014
    Bunker Trilogy: Agamemnon
    Rating: The Bunker Trilogy returns this year after a sellout run at the Fringe in 2013. Agamemnon forms part...
  • Fin Taylor: Real Talk
    Comedy
    22
    Aug 2014
    Fin Taylor: Real Talk
    Rating: In an entertainingly self-deprecating debut Fringe hour, Fin Taylor explores what it means to be...
  • Mary Stewart
    Reviews
    19
    Aug 2014
    Mary Stewart
    Rating: An outdoor performance in the gardens of Duddingston Kirk Manse, played out as darkness falls, Mary...
  • Lights! Camera! Improvise! The Improvised Movie
    Comedy
    19
    Aug 2014
    Lights! Camera! Improvise! The Improvised Movie
    Rating: Fringe regulars Mischief Theatre are once again performing an improvised movie live on stage in their...
  • Julian McCullough: Dream Girls
    Comedy
    14
    Aug 2014
    Julian McCullough: Dream Girls
    Rating: If you’re 40 then this show might feel like a wave of nostalgic pop culture, and if you’re 20 it...
  • Lands of Glass
    Reviews
    12
    Aug 2014
    Lands of Glass
    Rating: Adapted for the stage from Alessandro Baricco’s novel, this wonderfully creative piece of musical...
  • Beowulf: The Blockbuster
    Reviews
    11
    Aug 2014
    Beowulf: The Blockbuster
    Rating: Compelling, gripping, funny and poignant, this one-man show reminds us that the best stories don’t...

Latest Comedy

  • Joseph Morpurgo: Odessa
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    August 28th, 2014

    Joseph Morpurgo: Odessa

    Rating: Odessa is an innovative, multimedia stand-up show, which extrapolates from a short sequence of old VHS footage a complex...Read More

  • Squidboy
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    August 28th, 2014

    Squidboy

    Rating: Trygve Wakenshaw - the New Zealand born creator of Kraken - returns with Squidboy, which had a very successful run...Read More

  • Ellie Taylor: Elliementary
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    August 23rd, 2014

    Ellie Taylor: Elliementary

    Rating: Having conquered (appeared on) TV, Ellie Taylor sets her sights on Fringe success with her enjoyable, if a tad...Read More

Latest Theatre

  • Ubu and the Truth Commission
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    Reviews
    August 29th, 2014

    Ubu and the Truth Commission

    Rating: Despite the raw sensitivity of the material, and the very real concerns about its portrayal, Ubu and the Truth...Read More

Sirens

Sirens

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Love to Love to Love You

Love to Love to Love You

August 28th, 2014
Letters Home

Letters Home

August 23rd, 2014
Theatre on a Long Thin Wire

Theatre on a Long Thin Wire

August 23rd, 2014

Latest Music

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...
Miranda Sings
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Miranda Sings

August 22nd, 2014 | by edfest
Rating: Miranda Sings – AKA Colleen Ballinger, is known world wide for her out-of-tune singing, silly faces and signature...

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Ubu and the Truth Commission
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Reviews

Ubu and the Truth Commission

August 29th, 2014 | by edfest
Rating: Despite the raw sensitivity of the material, and the very real concerns about its portrayal, Ubu and the Truth Commission is fantastically successful. The core of the play is satire, the actors are built on farcical...
Patrias
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Dance

Patrias

August 28th, 2014 | by edfest
Rating: Patria means ‘motherland’ in Spanish and famous flamenco guitarist Paco Pena’s new show combines music, dance, spoken word, theatrical aspects and film footage to evoke a time in Spanish history. The...
Scott Capurro Islamohomophobia: Reloaded
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Comedy

Scott Capurro Islamohomophobia: Reloaded

August 28th, 2014 | by edfest
Rating: As you can tell from the title Scott is not going to hold back on any topic. As expected from the title racism, extremism and homophobia bear the brunt of his comical rants and one-liners. But Scott also brings a personal...
Sirens
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Reviews

Sirens

August 28th, 2014 | by edfest
Rating: Belgian collective Ontroerend Goed’s latest production explores the question of gender: laying bare the pressures and expectations exerted upon women today, and pointing towards the prejudices that underwrite them. The...
Love to Love to Love You
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Reviews

Love to Love to Love You

August 28th, 2014 | by edfest
Rating: This piece of new writing by Florence Keith-Roach reimagines Arthur Schnitzler’s lascivious farce La Ronde in the context of 1970s disco. Keith-Roach inverts the gender dynamic, so that the vignettes centre on female...