Colin Cloud: Dare

Colin Cloud can read your mind. I can hear your scepticism or an eye roll already, but no, really, he can. There’s no other way to explain the feats he achieves during his latest Fringe show, Dare. Entering Ple...

The Naked Magicians

Every magician needs their own trademark trick, whether that’s pulling a rabbit out of a hat or picking the right card from the deck. These magicians have full frontal nudity. Australian duo Christopher Wayn...

Pete Firman: TriX

So this is your tenth consecutive Edinburgh? Yes. When I first started in 2007 there was just me and Jerry Sadowitz doing comedy and magic. Now there’s so much it could get its own section in the Fringe pro...

Chris Dugdale: Sleightly Dishonest

With a slick flair, this is the easiest way to describe Chris Dugdale’s style of illusion. With a rigid connection with his crowd, if a little overly keen for applause, Sleightly Dishonest is a vivid example of...

Linking Rings: Paul Zenon

Rather than being a show demonstrating magic tricks, Linking Rings reveals the career of magician Paul Zenon from its outset. As a serious young magician, Zenon meets a Blackpool magic and joke shop owner: a my...