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A Sockful of Custard, Pleasance Dome, Review

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A Sockful of Custard is an affectionate tribute to troubled comic genius Spike Milligan which has a lot more laughter than tears.

One Woman Sex and the City, Underbelly Bristo Square, Review

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“Daring in its conception of character, ‘Sex and the City’ was a brilliant and, in certain ways, radical show” The New Yorker

Taiwan Season: Bon 4 Bon, Dancebase, Review

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This performance is about family and memories. About what we recall and remember from our childhood and what it means to us.

Infinita, Pleasance Grand, Review

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Internationally renowned Berlin based physical theatre company Familie Flöz is back, not in full voice, (they’re wordless!) but in full vigour at the Fringe.

Faure Requiem by Candlelight, St Patrick’s Church, Review

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This was an absolutely outstanding recital, which held the audience spellbound throughout.

My Name is Dorothy, Greenside @ Royal Terrace, Review

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This is the story of Dorothy Lawrence, British journalist and aspiring First World War correspondent, who slipped behind the front lines and almost out of history.

Afternoon Organ Recital in Stockbridge with Nancy Crook, Stockbridge Church, Review

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Nancy Crook returned to Stockbridge Parish Church for her annual organ recital as part of the Fringe.

That Woman!, Wallis Simpson, Duchess of Windsor, Gilded Balloon Teviot, Review

Melissa Jobe as Wallis Simpson

This is the World Premiere of a one woman play about the American socialite for whom Edward VIII gave up the throne to be with the woman he loved.

How to Swim in Hollywood, Greenside Infirmary, Review

Alice Sylvester in How to Swim in Hollywood

The iconic painting, Beverly Hills Housewife (1967) by David Hockney is a powerful portrait of a Betty Freeman, a tanned, sculptural figure in a bright pink dress, standing on the patio of h

Gibbon, Assembly Rooms, Review

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Question: How do you fill 50 minutes with juggling and still maintain the interest of the audience? Answer: you probably can’t, unless you have something really exceptional.

The Flop, Summerhall Main Hall, Review

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Hijinx is back at the Fringe and entirely living up to their name.