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Book Tickets Grace at Edinburgh Fringe Festival
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Dance Physical Theatre and Circus
Grace is popular, successful and happy, loving her life and her hidden wild side. Then, catastrophe. Will she fall forward into the unknown or jerk back to the familiar? Multi award-winning circus...
  • Aug 4 - Aug 28
  • Performance time 17:30
  • Assembly Checkpoint - Checkpoint
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Book Tickets Shylock at Edinburgh Fringe Festival
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Theatre
One of the most globally successful shows of the last two decades, Gareth Armstrong’s Shylock explores the tragic, tempestuous, often unbelievable life of fiction’s most famous Jew. Villain?...
  • Aug 4 - Aug 28
  • Performance time 13:15
  • Assembly Roxy - Upstairs
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Book Tickets A Streetcar Named Desire at Edinburgh Fringe Festival
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Theatre
Tennessee Williams’ Pulitzer Prize winning “Streetcar” is sublimely realized by Giorgia’s iconic, multi-award winning, Tumanishvilli Film Actor’s Company of Tbilisi. (Animal Farm, The Bald...
  • Aug 4 - Aug 29
  • Performance time 13:55
  • Assembly Roxy - Central
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Book Tickets The Ruff Guide to Shakespeare at Edinburgh Fringe Festival
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Children's Shows
Commemorating the 400th anniversary of his death, Ruff Guide tells the tale of William Shakespeare. (Well, what we know of him!) Seven actors from Bristol Old Vic Theatre School will take you...
  • Aug 4 - Aug 19
  • Performance time 11:10
  • Assembly George Square Gardens - Piccolo Tent
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Book Tickets Katherine Ryan: Work in Progress at Edinburgh Fringe Festival
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Comedy
Star of Live at the Apollo, QI and The Jonathan Ross Show, the razor sharp and hilariously funny Canadian returns to the festival. Direct from a complete sell-out national tour throughout the UK...
  • Aug 12 - Aug 13
  • Performance time 23:45
  • Assembly George Square Theatre - The Theatre
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Book Tickets Fran & Leni at Edinburgh Fringe Festival
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Theatre
1976. Fran & Leni meet in a North London comp. Three years later they are The Rips. Girls with guitars, bored of playing nice. Music, sex, fishnets, tits and spitting. A two-girl escape from...
  • Aug 4 - Aug 29
  • Performance time 15:05
  • Assembly George Square Theatre - The Box
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Book Tickets Al Murray – The Pub Landlord: Let\'s Go Backwards Together (Work in Progress) at Edinburgh Fringe Festival
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Comedy
Publican. Politician. Other thing beginning with P. Philosopher, yeah, that. The nation's critically acclaimed bar-based Braveheart, Al Murray – The Pub Landlord embarks on a common sense campaign...
  • Aug 4 - Aug 14
  • Performance time 18:45
  • Assembly George Square Gardens - Spiegeltent Palais Du Variete
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Book Tickets Octopus at Edinburgh Fringe Festival
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Theatre
Set in a world where 'Britishness' is state defined, three women decide to resist definition altogether. And form a punk band. An anarchic new comedy by Afsaneh Gray (2014 Royal Court studio...
  • Aug 4 - Aug 28
  • Performance time 13:45
  • Assembly George Square Theatre - The Box
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Book Tickets Joe Stilgoe: Songs on Film at Edinburgh Fringe Festival
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Music
Sell-out hit returns! Singer, pianist and entertainer Joe Stilgoe pays tribute to much-loved movies. Self-confessed film buff Joe raids his collection and adds his own original and stylish...
  • Aug 3 - Aug 27
  • Performance time 20:20
  • Assembly Checkpoint - Checkpoint
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Book Tickets Hot Brown Honey at Edinburgh Fringe Festival
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Cabaret and Variety
Packing a potent punch of hip hop politics, Hot Brown Honey serves up dance, poetry, comedy, circus, striptease and song. From the team who bought you Fringe hit Briefs. The hive has arrived. Hot...
  • Aug 3 - Aug 28
  • Performance time 20:20
  • Assembly Roxy - Central
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Book Tickets Mark Steel\'s in Toon at Edinburgh Fringe Festival
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Comedy
The Sony Award winning BBC Radio 4 show, Mark Steel’s in Town, dares to come to Edinburgh and be rude, passionate, ridiculous, and hilarious about every area of Scotland, and hope to get away...
  • Aug 4 - Aug 28
  • Performance time 21:30
  • Assembly Hall - Rainy Hall
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Book Tickets Antonio Forcione and Sarah Jane Morris at Edinburgh Fringe Festival
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Music
Sarah Jane Morris and Antonio Forcione come together in a worldwide tour to promote the launch of their collaborative album Compared to What. This duo has each been compared to an impressive array...
  • Aug 23 - Aug 29
  • Performance time 18:30
  • Assembly George Square Studios - One
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Book Tickets Hyprov: Improv Under Hypnosis at Edinburgh Fringe Festival
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Comedy
Improv legend (Colin Mochrie (3-14th), Mike McShane (15th-30th) and one of the world's top hypnotists (Asad Mecci) create a jaw-dropping, side-splitting comedy experience every night. An...
  • Aug 3 - Aug 28
  • Performance time 22:00
  • Assembly George Square Theatre - The Theatre
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Book Tickets Ross Leadbeater\'s Great British Songbook at Edinburgh Fringe Festival
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Music
Following his critically acclaimed West End concerts and 2016 UK Tour, the award-winning singer/pianist celebrates The Great British Songbook. From Ivor Novello to Andrew Lloyd Webber, The Beatles,...
  • Aug 5 - Aug 21
  • Performance time 18:30
  • Assembly George Square Studios - One
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Book Tickets The HandleBards: Romeo and Juliet at Edinburgh Fringe Festival
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Theatre
The HandleBards are proud to present their first ever all-female troupe! After cycling 1,000 miles from London to Edinburgh, the four-strong all-female HandleBards present Shakespeare's play as...
  • Aug 21 - Aug 28
  • Performance time 18:45
  • Assembly @ Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh: West Gate - Space
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Book Tickets Promise and Promiscuity: A New Musical by Jane Austen and Penny Ashton at Edinburgh Fringe Festival
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Musicals and Opera
After 2015's rapturous response, Ms Ashton's bonnet is back! Join Elspeth as she battles literary snobbery, cousin Horatio's digestions and her mother's nerves, armed with a blushing countenance,...
  • Aug 4 - Aug 29
  • Performance time 14:40
  • Assembly George Square Studios - Five
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