City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Theatre


Trashed, Underbelly Cowgate, Review

Trashed - Lab Rats

Goody’s life is rubbish. A one summer job on the bins has lasted for 19 years, during which he has carried a fair weight of garbage. Things have not gone well.

Education, Education, Education, Pleasance Dome, Review

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It’s the first day for Tobias, the new German language assistant at an ordinary English comprehensive school.

What Lies Beneath, Zoo Pleasance, Review

What Lies Beneath - Romantika

From a small tent a back-lit figure emerges into the cold.

Tapeface, Pleasance Courtyard, Review

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Silent comedy and physical theatre like you’ve never seen before, Tape Face can only be described as spectacular.

Parlour Games, Assembly Roxy, Review

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With two sheets, toy swords, one chair and a large chest, Tooth and Nail take you on a trip around the world with beautiful childlike vivacity.

Two Sides of the Curtain, theSpace on North Bridge, Review

Two Sides of the Curtain - Ada (Racheal Naylor)

“I, I can remember
Standing by the wall
And the guns shot above our heads
And we kissed, as though nothing could fall”

– Heroes by David Bowie.

The Fair Intellectual Club, Royal Scots Club, Review

And so to the Royal Scots Club upon Abercromby Place, there to be regaled by three young ladies with their entertainment, entitled ‘The Fair Intellectual Club’…

Bare Threads, The Space on Niddry Street, Review

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With a successful 2016 fringe show under their belts, Theatre Paradok make a triumphant return with a show about clothes, or rather, the lack thereof.

Suspicious Minds, Pleasance Dome, Review

Suspicious Minds - Abby Cassidy and Andrew Turner

We're caught in a trap
I can't walk out
Because I love you too much, baby

Scribble, Assembly Roxy, Review

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With a business-like desk and bulletin board with map, photographs, a bran flakes packet and fairy lights, we could be in for a lecture or a crime procedural drama.