City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh Fringe


Edinburgh Graduate Theatre Group (The Grads) Invitation to Audition for Fringe 2017

The Grads have new programme lined up with an adaptation for an early show along with an original piece of theatre, Volpone by Ben Jonson, adapted by Martin Foreman and Beauty (work

Tickets Go On Sale For 70th Edinburgh Fringe

Acrobatics on bar stools at Edinburgh Fringe

The first tickets for the 70th Edinburgh Festival Fringe (4 – 28 August) went on sale today.

Edinburgh Fringe 2017

Virgin arches on the Royal Mile

The Edinburgh International Festival may have come first, but generally it's the Fringe that Edinburgh is best-known for. There's really nothing quite like it - "the largest show on Earth".

The stats bear that out: 2016 will see 50,266 performances of 3,269 shows from 48 countries in 294 venues across Scotland’s capital city. It's a sprawling, anarchic, sleepless month of live performances. There are 643 free shows and 164 pay what you want shows at the 2016 Fringe.

A Flyerer Writes: Just Like That - Fringe 2016 is Over!

Rainbow over Arthur's Seat

And just like that, the Fringe is over for another year.

The Big List of Edinburgh Fringe 2016 Award Winners

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There was a total of 3,269 shows at the 2016 Edinburgh Festival Fringe which ends today. With that many shows, it follows that there are many awards.

In her Own Words: The Diana Tapes, Space @ Niddry Street, Review

Ana-Cristina Schuler and Jorge Morales Pico as Princess Diana and James Colhurst

The publication in June 1992 of Andrew Morton's controversial biography “Diana: Her True Story” revealed her heartfelt confession about her disintegrating marriage to Charles, leading in due course t

Scots Comics Take Edinburgh Comedy Awards

Monkey See, Monkey Do

The winner of this year’s Edinburgh Comedy Awards is Richard Gadd from Fife with his intense personal show Monkey See Monkey Do, based on the emotional repercussions of a sexual assault sever

Kursk, Bedlam Theatre, Review

Kursk - Airlock Theatre

The crew of a Royal Navy submarine are about to cast off their land bound lives and slip beneath the waves. They take with them only tenuous links to the homes; a hot new lover; a baby, which they leave behind.

The Last Five Years, The Space @ Surgeons Hall, Review

Ellie Smit as Cathy and the orchestra in The Last Five Years

Premiered off Broadway in 2002, "The Last Five Years" by Jason Robert Brown covers the all American, tragic-romantic territory beloved by Woody Allen, about Jamie Wellerstein, a talented young Jewish