City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

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Three Colours Guitar, C Too, Review

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In his introduction Declan Zapala asked how many of the sizeable audience had been at his previous Fringe concerts over the past five years.

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.

Woolly: The Morose Merino, Assembly George Square Studios, Review


A wacky premise: Woolly, a sappy, self-deprecating sheep, has an unorthodox tale about his luckless search for love and intimacy that brings him from Yorkshire to the grassy farms of Australia.

EIBF 2017: Andy Hamilton, Out of the Scriptwriting Shadows

Andy Hamilton, probably best known for appearances on ‘Have I Got News For You’ and ‘QI’ and rather less so for his many years of comedy script writing, including the cult series ‘Old Harry’s Game’, i

Died Blondes, theSpace@Jury's Inn, Review

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The succinct title neatly links the tragic tales of two glamorous women, a convicted murderer and an iconic screen goddess, which takes us on a journey from Holloway Prison in July 1955 to Hollywood,

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.

Power Ballad, Summerhall, Review


Characters that don't take things nearly as far as Julia Croft in Power Ballad:
Count Olaf
Dr. Frankenfurter

Empire, Gilded Ballon Teviot, Review


Alice Fraser can be described as ambitious, unpredictable, cerebral. I mean, she was a lawyer before going comic full-time, after all. Quantum mechanics. Disney villains.

I Love Lou C, Just the Tonic at The Mash House, Review


As filthy as she is fabulous, Lou Conran is a superlative storyteller who expertly walks the difficult tightrope that hangs between tragedy and comedy.

Cirkopolis, Pleasance at the EICC, Review

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Cirkopolis is a highly polished big budget international circus performance of outstanding quality.