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Is This a Dagger? The Story of Macbeth

Is This a Dagger? The Story of Macbeth

★★★★☆    Scary and funny:
Is this is a Dagger? is a one-man show by Andy Cannon and is a version of Macbeth. It is at the Storytelling Centre until this weekend. It’s definitely for over-eights, or maybe over-nines.

August 15, 2017 | By | Reply More
Pippin for FCT

Pippin for FCT

FCT bring Tony award smash to #EdFringe 2017:
With a slew of four and five star reviews under its belt, Forth Children’s Theatre is stepping out into somewhat new territory this fringe with a production of Pippin.

August 1, 2017 | By | Reply More
World Fringe Day Giveaways

World Fringe Day Giveaways

#EdFringe gives away “Days Out” at the fringe:
In recognition of World Fringe Day today, Tuesday 11 July 2017, the Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society is giving away free days out at the fringe to charities across Edinburgh.

July 10, 2017 | By | Reply More
VPT announce #EdFringe shows

VPT announce #EdFringe shows

Big names join Leith collective
Over 70 plays in a dozen themed nights from over 20 playwirghts have been announced by the Village Pub Theatre for its Edinburgh Fringe debut, with big guest names directing and writing.

July 23, 2015 | By | 1 Reply More
Letters Home to live on?

Letters Home to live on?

Further outings possible for Grid Iron sell-out: Anyone unable to find a ticket for Grid Iron and the Book Festival’s Letters Home may be placated by the suggestion that further productions are possible.

August 15, 2014 | By | Reply More
New Venue for Hyde & Seek

New Venue for Hyde & Seek

Hyde and Seek, Michael Daviot’s show which has been plagued by noise-bleed at C-Nova on Cockburn street, is to move to a new building within the C family of venues.

August 14, 2014 | By | Reply More
Nudity censored at EdFringe

Nudity censored at EdFringe

Actress Elizabeth Sogorb is being forced to wear a flesh-coloured catsuit in her performance of La Nina Barro at the fringe because venue The Newsroom has objected to the nakedness which is an integral part of the show.

August 3, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Hyde seeks new venue

Hyde seeks new venue

Hyde & Seek, Michael Daviot’s play about his 50 year relationship with the works of Robert Louis Stevenson, has had to cancel two performances at its C Nova venue and Daviot is now actively looking for a replacement venue.

August 3, 2014 | By | 4 Replies More
Greig kickstarts funding after closure

Greig kickstarts funding after closure

Playwright David Greig, one of the 50 signatories to the letter calling for Underbelly not to programme Israeli state-supported Incubator Theatre at the fringe, has reacted to this week’s cancellation of the show with a new Kickstarter fund for Israeli and Palestinian theatre makers.

August 2, 2014 | By | 3 Replies More
Made in Edinburgh

Made in Edinburgh

A significant proportion of Edinburgh fringe productions were actually made in Edinburgh. Eighty five, in all, this year. Here is Æ’s listing of them.

August 2, 2014 | By | Reply More