City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

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Behind Our Skin, C Aquila, Review


Two separate journeys tell their own perspectives on life as an immigrant, where your voice, your name or your skin will, at best, label you as ‘other’ or ‘different’, and, at worst, as ‘unwelcome’.

The Tape Face Show, Pleasance Grand, Review


Five minutes into Tape Face my sister found herself up on stage with Mr. T. Face, racket in hand, trying to hit a tennis ball he swung on a string from the helmet on his head.

Jessie Cave: Sunrise, The Stand, Review


As if watching all of her doodles come to life, I sat there with wide eyes for the entirety of Jessie Cave: Sunrise, like a kid watching a puppet show.

No-One is Coming to Save You, Pleasance Bunker Two, Review

One woman, one man. Two stories told in the third person.

Toujours Et Près de Moi, Assembly Roxy, Review


Pepper’s Ghost is a 19th Century illusion that utilises projections and a two way mirror to create the illusion of apparitions.

Ovid’s Metamorphoses, Pleasance Dome, Review


Returning to Edinburgh for the first time since their sell out run in 2011, Pants on Fire presents their award winning Ovid’s Metamorphoses.

Courtney Act: Under the Covers, Underbelly Circus Hub, Review


It’s time to get caught in the act with Celebrity Big Brother winner and RuPaul’s Drag Race (Season 6) runner-up Courtney Act as she tucks herself in for an evening of secret sharing and songs in her

Laura Davis: Ghost Machine, Underbelly Cowgate, Review


A cheerful ghost welcomes you into an Underbelly Cowgate bunker, flapping its little ghost arms and shimmering the fairy lights under its linen body.

As Far As We Are, Zoo Southside, Review

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As Far as We Are starts off well enough, runs out of steam in the middle and ends up as an embarrassing piece of utter nonsense.

Gratiano, Assembly Rooms, Review


Grist to the Mill Productions always feature highly on the ‘to see’ list of anyone who knows them, and their new production Gratiano, written and performed by Ross Ericson, is a prime example of why t

Circolombia, Underbelly Circus Hub, Review


It’s party time in the Lafayette at 9pm. Circolombia are back with more sass, more swag and even more death-defying skills.