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Fagin’s Twist

Street dance meets street urchins in Tony Adigun’s Oliver Twist inspired origin story, Fagin’s Twist. Taking a different approach to the classic Dicken’s tale, Adigun looks back to Fagin and Bill Sykes younger ...

#JeSuis

It feels a bit unfair to review a show that is still in progress, but the beauty of the Fringe is that it becomes a testing ground for creatives to try out their ideas and an opportunity for performances to dev...

Gossip

Gossiping. Whispering. Laughing behind the backs of others. These can be damaging behaviours to engage in, as Lenka Vagnerova and Company’s Gossip illustrates in a flurry of props, flexibility and impossible me...

#Je Suis

Zoo Southside 16-26 August, 8.30pm British dancer Aakash Odedra blends contemporary dance with Indian Kathak in this powerful work about displacement and the rise of xenophobia. Words: Kelly Apter ...

Gossip

Zoo Southside 4-15 August (not 9), 8.30pm Prague-based choreographer Lenka Vagnerova makes a welcome return to the Fringe with this mix of contemporary dance and physical theatre exploring rumours and mis...

Folk

Zoo Southside 20-25 August (not 21 & 24), 3.30pm The superb National Dance Company Wales delivers Caroline Finn’s quirky and darkly comic take on relationships and how we behave in a group. Words: ...

Fagin’s Twist

Zoo Southside 20-27 August, 1pm Avant Garde Dance Company’s hugely entertaining hip hop re-working of Charles Dickens’ Oliver Twist, focusing on Fagin’s youth and the events that shaped him as a man. W...

Artificial Things

Artificial Things is a bold show. Performed by Stopgap Dance Company, it will leave you breathless. The show combines the ranging abilities of five dancers who exude harmony and grace. With their unique voice, ...