City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh News

Journeys, Gilded Balloon, Review

Buckle Up cast in Journeys

At the Fringe 2015, I was tickled pink by Buckle Up, a brilliantly devised, farcical play about the crazy crew on Budge-It, a seriously no frills, airline, with the audience as unwitting pas

Adler and Gibb, Summerhall, Review

‘Adler and Gibb’ seems a departure from Tim Crouch’s previous work.

Smother, Zoo, Review


Well the show starts with the power levels set to max and pretty much stays there for the rest of the 55 minutes.

Please Excuse My Dear Aunt Sally, Pleasance Courtyard, Review

Please Excuse My Dear Aunt Sally cast

As titles go this takes the cake. (It’s a mathematics mnemonic.) We are in American high school territory.

Meet Fred, Summerhall, Fringe Review

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Imagine waking up one morning and discovering you’re a puppet! Well, that’s what happens in this brilliant and hilariously devised piece of adult puppet theatre called Meet Fred.

EIF 2016: Manfred, Usher Hall, Review

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The stately Sir John Eliot Gardiner led the four French horn players on stage.

Carmen High, Spotlites, Review

Carmen High production

Red hot Carmen raises the temperature in George Street. The high school setting for Carmen plus just sizzles from beginning to end.

Erik Satie's Faction, Pleasance Courtyard, Review

‘Erik Satie’s Faction’ slightly misleads, since Alasdair McGowan is never less (nor more) than the man himself.

Dark Heart, Paradise in Augustine's, Review

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Dark Heart by name, but the quality of new writing shines through a young American cast.