City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Cabaret


Edinburgh Puts on Its Sparkly Best for This Year’s Yuletide Festivities

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Barely have face paints been smeared off guisers’ faces, the last bit of grimaced pumpkin flesh been eaten in final bowl of soup and the last squib has been dampened, than Edinburgh has donned it

Tom Brace: Brace Yourself (It's Magic Time!), Pleasance Courtyard, Review

It must be difficult doing magic in the internet age. The answer to so many tricks are just a Google search away.

The Voice Behind the Stars, Assembly Rooms, Review

Eliza Jackson as Marni Nixon in "The Voice behind the Stars"

In July 2016, the unsung heroine of Musical Movies, Marni Nixon passed away in New York City aged 86.

A Christmas Cabaret

Join Bruce Devlin for a Christmas cracker of a cabaret show, a fast paced festive hour awaits from the fringe festival hit!

The Naked Magicians, Assembly Rooms, Review

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This show does exactly what it promises. You want magic? A cheeky wee bit of nudity? Look no further.

Hot Brown Honey, Assembly Roxy, Review

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Hot Brown Honey is more than cabaret or burlesque, it’s a movement of “radical, fierce love.” Endless energy, political cheek, unapology and intersectionality is the vibe, and these honies an

EIF 2017: Meow Meow's Little Mermaid, The Hub, Review

Meow Meow's Little Mermaid by Pia Johnson

This is the Little Mermaid as you have never seen it. The original Anderson tale of 1837 is, a Meow Meow points out, of its time.

Fascinating Aïda: Back in the Saddle, Assembly Palais du Variété, Fringe Review

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For over 30 years, the outrageously talented trio that is Fascinating Aïda has been entertaining audiences in their unique subversive style.

EIF 2016: Alan Cumming Sings Sappy Songs, The Hub, Review

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Was there ever a more unlikely star than Alan Cumming? The Dundee lad became the toast of Broadway, a Bond henchman and Eli Gold, the Mr Fixit in seven seasons of TV’s The Good Wife.

Love for Sale, Assembly Hall, Review

Kelly Burke in Love for Sale

Although listed under Theatre and described as an “electrifying cabaret play,” there’s little sense of theatricality in this overlong concert of songs.