What’s Up Fox?

The foxiest performer on the Fringe explains why he won’t be giving Edinburgh the brush-off this summer Words KATE COPSTICK      Photography STEVE ULLATHORNE Mr Brush, you’ve had such a long and ...

Healing the Wounds

Words Lyn Gardner    After walking away from Hollywood and a traumatic past, #Me Too’s ‘defining face’ Rose McGowan has found a safe space in her own art. When Rose McGowan was ten, she made up a planet tha...

A to Z

Thrills, spills and laughter coming to you from A-Z A is for Algorithms A one-woman play about a bisexual Bridget Jones for the online generation. Pleasance Courtyard - Baby Grand, 12:45 pm, 31 Jul–26 Aug ...

RING MASTERS

International circus stars demonstrate their superpowers at the Fringe, with feats of endurance not for the faint-hearted Words Anna Rieser Black Blues Brothers Combining the classic tunes of The Blues Bro...

DIAMOND DIVAS

Festival cabaret queens drag and drop a sparkling showcase of talent into this year's festival Words Anna Rieser Alfie Ordinary Help I Think I Might Be Fabulous Alfie is a drag prince extraordinaire who r...

No Business in Show Business

The Hoosiers take a satirical swipe at the drive to be famous as they take an unexpected detour into comedy. Drummer Alan Sharland fills us in Tell us about your show. Self-Help Yourself Famous is a musical...

PRUE LEITH: “OYSTERS FOR STARTERS AND MAIN”

The Bake Off presenter, novelist and businesswoman also makes an excellent guide to Edinburgh’s best restaurants Words Claire Smith           “People often ask me what is my favo...

BIRDS OF PARADISE THEATRE: PURPOSELESS MOVEMENTS

THE SCOTSMAN FRINGE FIRST AWARD WORDS Anna Rieser Tell us about the show. Purposeless Movements is a piece of dance theatre that looks at the lives of four men who have cerebral palsy. Using movement alo...

NJAMBI MCGRATH

2019 New Act of the Year Winner Words Anna Rieser Tell us about your new show? My show is called accidental coconut, because I discovered that ‘coconut’ is not just a tropical fruit but a racial slur. Th...