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Casting Off

Intergenerational circus with lots to say: the personal is political, fury is fun and the acrobatics downright dangerous – especially when life gets in the way. Casting off stereotypes, these...

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Casting Off

17:15

02 - 26 Aug

Le Gateau Chocolat: Icons

Opera and lycra-loving cabaret sensation, Le Gateau Chocolat storms into the Edinburgh Festival Fringe with the captivating international smash-hit, Icons. Gateau seamlessly weaves through pop, ope...

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Le Gateau Chocolat: Icons

19:30

02 - 26 Aug

Max and Ivan's Prom Night

You are invited to a real-life, late-night, end-of-Fringe prom! So dress up fancy, get your dad to drop you off at Assembly High – the only high school inhabited by all your favourite comedia...

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Max and Ivan's Prom Night

21:00

24 - 24 Aug

A Good Enough Girl?

An entertaining and powerful production celebrating amazing women across the world – whether famous, infamous or just minding their own business! A Good Enough Girl? is a captivating and inte...

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A Good Enough Girl?

11:50

02 - 27 Aug

The Aspirations of Daise Morrow

Australia's towering literary genius Patrick White's language is pure performance in this richly theatrical adaptation. Actors, musicians and audience share the space beneath a canvas of Au...

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The Aspirations of Daise Morrow

15:00

02 - 12 Aug

Soweto Gospel Choir

The spectacular two-time Grammy Award-winning Soweto Gospel Choir returns to Edinburgh with a special concert, Songs of the Free, celebrating the 100th anniversary of the birth of Nelson Mandela, t...

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Soweto Gospel Choir

14:30

02 - 26 Aug

Greg Byron: Wordshow

Poetry meets stand-up. Fast-paced witty verses from political to poignant, sardonic to downright comic. Trump, Brexit, memory, guns, plastic. Byron returns after shows in the USA and Australia. ...

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Greg Byron: Wordshow

20:05

02 - 26 Aug

Hunch

Meet Hunch. The Superhero. Coming to the rescue when you've splinters on your arse from sitting on the fence. Making decisions to save the lives of others, she must start calling the shots to s...

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Hunch

17:05

01 - 27 Aug

The Jive Aces: Swingin’ the Fringe

The UK's number one jive and swing band, The Jive Aces are teaming up with the all-dancing, all-singing, all-tapping pinup darlings The Satin Dollz to bring you a swingin' vintage revue! Ri...

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The Jive Aces: Swingin’ the Fringe

18:30

13 - 15 Aug

The Approach

Three women. Three conversations. Listen carefully. A psychological puzzle and a quietly devastating tragedy, The Approach explores the inner lives of Anna, Cora and Denise as they desperately try ...

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The Approach

13:25

02 - 26 Aug

The Marilyn Conspiracy

August 5, 1962. Marilyn Monroe is found dead! Official verdict: probable suicide. Seven people are present from 22:30 before police are finally called at 04:30. What do they discuss? In the style o...

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The Marilyn Conspiracy

13:45

02 - 27 Aug

Baby Wants Candy: The Completely Improvised Full Band Musical

Total sell-out 2015, 2016 and 2017! One of the best-known, longest-running and most celebrated improv shows in the world. 'Entertainment phenomenon!' ***** (Scotsman). Critics' Pick (Ne...

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Frau Welt

The infamous international shapeshifter Frau Welt tells her story for the first and last time in this genre-busting new play by Peter Clements and Oliver Dawe. From Weimar Berlin to Broadway stardo...

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Frau Welt

20:35

02 - 25 Aug

Timmy

Tim is acting strangely. Judith wants answers. Together, they're struggling to reach a conclusion. A punchy, honest comedy about avoiding decisions at all costs. Written and performed by Roxy D...

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Timmy

16:15

01 - 27 Aug

Twelfth Night

The HandleBards have cycled 1,500 miles from London to Edinburgh, carrying on the back of their bikes all of the set, props and costumes necessary to perform Shakespeare's most famous comedy. J...

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Twelfth Night

13:00

22 - 26 Aug

Dysney Disfunction

In Brexit Britain happily ever after (and UK residency) is just a marriage visa away. But Australian Alice's visa expires today and she's only got Primark flats for glass slippers, an Oyste...

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Dysney Disfunction

15:40

02 - 25 Aug

Goose: Golden Eggs

One of the best-received acts in Edinburgh present the best of their last three epic one-man shows. Come see what all the fuss has been about. 'Brilliant stuff' **** (Guardian). 'Excell...

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Goose: Golden Eggs

23:00

17 - 19 Aug

F**k You Pay Me

An anarchic, unprecedented and hilarious insight into the life of a stripper in London's fast-changing cityscape. It's lunchtime, Bea hasn't slept, and she's dreading going hom...

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F**k You Pay Me

15:25

02 - 26 Aug

Choir of Man

The Choir of Man was the runway hit and 'the ultimate feel-good show of 2017 Fringe' ***** (Edinburgh Evening News). A night of unadulterated entertainment that combines high-energy dance, ...

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Choir of Man

20:00

02 - 26 Aug

Sleeping Trees: World Tour

Sleeping Trees have been travelling around the world! They've been scuba-diving at the Great Barrier Reef, trekking the ancient Inca trails of Peru and gone dogging in Blackpool. But what start...

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Sleeping Trees: World Tour

21:40

01 - 26 Aug

Japan Marvelous Drummers

Having performed in over 20 countries across the globe, Japan Marvelous Drummers use the traditional instruments of Japan, including drums of all sizes, the Koto harp, bamboo flutes and clarinet, t...

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Japan Marvelous Drummers

13:15

04 - 27 Aug

Chihuahua

'I saw a thing online that said chihuahuas are 50% trembling and 50% rage. Sounds about right.' A new comic play about breaking up, moving on, and using those little plastic bags to pick up...

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Chihuahua

15:50

01 - 27 Aug

The Oxford Revue: Wasted

The Revue return to the Fringe following an international tour with an hour of high-octane sketch and musical comedy – with an absurdist and political bent – from the best and brightest...

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The Oxford Revue: Wasted

17:40

02 - 27 Aug

Chris Kent: Looking Up

Cork comedian Chris Kent returns with his sixth solo show, Looking Up. Chris has spent the past year balancing comedy with being a stay-at-home dad and trying to grow a beard. He has also removed t...

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Chris Kent: Looking Up

18:50

01 - 27 Aug

The Worst Little Warehouse in London

When 12 people live in a converted warehouse in north London, what could possibly go wrong? In this hilarious and off-the-wall cabaret, Lala Barlow and Robbie Smith are two wide-eyed koalas fresh o...

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The Worst Little Warehouse in London

15:00

02 - 26 Aug

Zoo

A new play by Lily Bevan, performed by Lily Bevan and Lorna Beckett. Co-directed by Hamish MacDougall, sound design by Mike Winship, featuring Mike Wozniak and Jim Rastall.A tale of animal i...

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Zoo

11:00

02 - 26 Aug

The House

The Redmonds have an unusually close relationship – with their house. Now the children are grown and it's time to sell. Their sacred nest though, can only be entrusted to the perfect...

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The House

14:50

02 - 27 Aug

My Land

The creators of last year’s Fringe hit Paris de Nuit present their new creation, a vision of light and shadow crafted by six stunning circus artists fusing mind-blowing skills and raw talent....

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My Land

20:10

01 - 26 Aug

Hardeep Singh Kohli: You-topia

The host of BBC Radio 4's Sketchtopia, and regular on BBC One's Question Time and This Week, follows up his acclaimed 2017 hit with a brand-new show mixing his trademark 'worldly wit an...

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Hardeep Singh Kohli: You-topia

17:15

01 - 25 Aug

Andrew Lawrence: Clean

UK stand-up's foremost contrarian takes a break from all the controversy in this new show. No politics, no religion, no smut, no swearing, just great jokes and good, clean fun. 'Superbly in...

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Andrew Lawrence: Clean

20:10

01 - 26 Aug

Gratiano

With Bassanio murdered, Gratiano is forced to revisit his fascist past. He was never the hero, but did he play the villain? In a challenging sequel to William Shakespeare's The Merchant of Veni...

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Gratiano

12:40

08 - 22 Aug

Free and Proud

Hakeem is Nigerian in America. Jeremy is white and privileged. When disaster hits, they journey into the past to make sense of the present. A searing exploration of a modern marriage from a multi a...

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Free and Proud

14:55

02 - 27 Aug

DNA - Stealing Thoughts

DNA’s incredible feats of mind reading and telepathic thought transference have amazed audiences worldwide. ‘Stealing Thoughts’ will make you question what is truly possible as th...

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DNA - Stealing Thoughts

13:20

08 - 12 Aug

Attrape Moi

Twirling 12 hoops, dancing with diabolos, soaring through the air – all in a day's play for Flip FabriQue! These Fringe favourites return after sell-out seasons – experience these h...

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Attrape Moi

17:30

02 - 27 Aug

A Christmas Carol

Olivier Award-winning Guy Masterson, (Under Milk Wood, Animal Farm, Shylock), now brings Dickens' festive fable to vivid life. Globally renowned for his physical and vocal dexterity, Masterson ...

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A Christmas Carol

12:00

04 - 27 Aug

Kate Berlant: Communikate

With her freewheeling and surreal style, Kate's exhilarating live performances have placed her at the forefront of the alternative comedy scene. Now the avant-garde comedian Kate Berlant comes ...

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Kate Berlant: Communikate

21:15

01 - 26 Aug

Dominoes

Layla McKinnon is days away from saying 'I do' to Andy McKinnon. Already having the same surname as her fiancé used to be a funny coincidence but now threatens to drive them apart. Piecing...

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Dominoes

12:00

01 - 27 Aug

Fascinating Aïda's Adèle Anderson

The legendary Ms Adele Anderson brings you her seriously comical cabaret. Singing songs of disappointment, depression and death by songwriters who share Adèle's life view that things can only ...

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Fascinating Aïda's Adèle Anderson

18:45

01 - 26 Aug

Djuki Mala

Best Dance: Adelaide and Perth Fringe 2017. International dance sensations and landmark dance/theatre company, that took the world by storm, are back with their critically acclaimed smash-hit produ...

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Djuki Mala

16:10

01 - 26 Aug

Comedy Club 4 Kids

Just 'cos you're a kid, doesn't mean you should miss out on the best stand-ups and sketch acts of the Fringe! Just 'cos you're an adult at a kids' show, doesn't mean you...

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Comedy Club 4 Kids

17:50

03 - 26 Aug

Henry V – Lion of England

Wild young Hal becomes King and lays claim to the French crown. Agincourt as never before! A solo tour de force through Shakespeare’s patriotic masterpiece. Incredible performance, brilliant ...

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Henry V – Lion of England

16:40

02 - 25 Aug

Where the Hell is Bernard?

In a world where no one plays, no one questions and no one ever leaves, four women work in an office high above the city anonymously returning lost items. Everything runs like clockwork – unt...

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Where the Hell is Bernard?

16:10

01 - 27 Aug

Amsterdam Underground Comedy Collective

For the last 25 years, comedian collective Comedytrain has been responsible for every major talent in Holland. The collective has its own comedy club (Toomler) in Amsterdam – which was the fi...

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Jason Byrne: You Can Come in, But Don't Start Anything

Fringe legend and 'outright king of live comedy' (Times), Jason Byrne, is opening the doors again for more comedy chaos. Everyone is welcome (unless you're under 14). Strap in as Jason ...

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Orlando

Orlando: Who is she? Who is he? Who are we? In their 10th consecutive year of acclaimed theatre at Assembly, performer Rebecca Vaughan and writer/director Elton Townend-Jones present the comedic ta...

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Orlando

11:30

02 - 27 Aug

Fringe Wives Club: Glittery Clittery

Winner: Best Cabaret, Adelaide Fringe 2018. Nominated: Best Newcomer, Melbourne Comedy Festival 2017. 'A cult feminist disco not to miss' ***** (Fest). Named a Top Five Adelaide Fringe Show...

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Josh Berry: Voice Thief

Josh Berry is a Voice Thief. Whether it's Andy Murray, Jacob Rees Mogg, Daniel Radcliffe or even Prince Harry – his uncanny and hilarious impressions will leave you wondering whether he h...

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Josh Berry: Voice Thief

17:35

02 - 26 Aug

Hannah Gadsby - No Bones About It

Last year Gadsby won every major live comedy award. How do you follow that? You quit. Get serious. Write an art lecture about that massive blind spot in the male gaze. And make it hilarious. This y...

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Hannah Gadsby - No Bones About It

17:00

02 - 26 Aug

Lolly Jones: Fifty Shades of May

Lolly (BBC Three/Comedy Central) lampoons political figures in this character comedy/burlesque hybrid show. As Theresa May, she will taunt and tease in Brussels and in fields of wheat. Featuring fo...

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Lolly Jones: Fifty Shades of May

20:50

01 - 24 Aug

Jon Harvey: TreasuRETROve

Intrepid pop-culture archaeologist Jon is on a mission, hunting gems for his treasuRETROve of the world’s most unintentionally ingenious films and telly, to save them from being lost to the r...

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Jon Harvey: TreasuRETROve

21:40

01 - 26 Aug

Heroine

World premiere and programmed for Made in Scotland 2018 – Heroine is based on the true story of Danna Davis and her 10 years in the US Army. A survivor of military sexual trauma, hers is a hu...

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Heroine

12:00

02 - 27 Aug

Once Seen on Blue Peter

Makes, Bakes and Outtakes. On October 16th, 1958, Blue Peter sailed onto our TV screens. 60 years and over 5,000 episodes later, an elite group of ex-presenters gather to receive an award celebrati...

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Once Seen on Blue Peter

14:50

04 - 26 Aug

Hans – Like a German

International superstar Hans, the boy wonder of Berlin, serves up an all-singing, all-tap dancing, accordion-pumping, glittering blitzkrieg of cabaret backed by his three-piece band The U...

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Hans – Like a German

21:50

02 - 19 Aug

Massaoke Mixtape

The Fringe's number one late-night party is back with a brand-new show. Live band... giant lyrics... everyone sings together! Create the ultimate mixtape with the sensational Massaoke band, tak...

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Massaoke Mixtape

23:30

02 - 26 Aug

Toujours et Près de Moi

A visually haunting work that tells a touching, fractured tale of absence and regret through moving music and visual wonder, as two actors seamlessly interact with virtual representations of their ...

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Toujours et Près de Moi

15:00

02 - 27 Aug

You Only Live Forever

Two lovers take an elixir with ever-lasting consequences. The creators of five-star sell-out hit, In Tents and Purposes (SOHO Theatre/UK Tour), return to compete with their egos in a new comedy-pla...

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You Only Live Forever

13:35

02 - 27 Aug

Ailsa Benson Is Missing

Nina is 14. All she wants to do is to fall in love with a cardigan-wearing tree frog expert, decide on her perfect theme song and avoid her dad's trigonometry lessons. But when her friend Ailsa...

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Ailsa Benson Is Missing

14:20

02 - 25 Aug

Heaven Burns

Morayshire, 1662. Runaway Isobel works for charismatic witch-pricker John Dixon. She worships him, but when he's accused of falsifying his identity, will she accept that he's not the man he...

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Heaven Burns

14:35

02 - 27 Aug

Thor and Loki

A new comedy musical by Harry Blake created with House of Blakewell. War rages; the end of the world approaches. The fate of the gods rests on Thor's mighty shoulders, but he hates violence and...

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Thor and Loki

19:15

01 - 26 Aug

Mark Steel: Every Little Thing's Gonna Be Alright

The star of Mark Steel's in Town (BBC Radio 4) brings back his 2017 sell-out show, guaranteed to make the world seem even more mental than it still is. 'True comedy gold' ***** (Herald)...

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Hamlet – Horatio's Tale

A remarkable solo Hamlet from Horatio’s POV! Shakespeare’s classic tale of madness, murder and betrayal with incredible performance, brilliant original music and Sir Derek Jacobi as Old...

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Hamlet – Horatio's Tale

16:40

03 - 26 Aug

Legacy: The Book of Names

They travelled from around the world. They came for a better life. They arrived at Ellis Island. This new musical takes you on a journey to the greatest immigration station in all of history and sh...

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Legacy: The Book of Names

15:00

04 - 26 Aug

Romeo and Juliet

The HandleBards are the world's first cycling theatre company. Before touring their seriously silly production of Romeo and Juliet around the world, they pedalled it 1,500 miles around the UK b...

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Romeo and Juliet

13:00

15 - 19 Aug

The Swell Mob

Submerge yourself in the delights of our 1830s taproom; dance, sing, gamble, and cheat through this decaying world. Swig a London porter and become the hero, or swill bathtub gin and relish in the ...

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The Swell Mob

19:45

01 - 26 Aug

The Man Presents: Women

What happens to the women that men can't write? In this showcase of strong female characters, a group of Cambridge's finest lady and non-binary comics will endeavour to find out. Fresh from...

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The Man Presents: Women

21:20

01 - 26 Aug

Chris Difford: Some Fantastic Place, My Life in and Out of Squeeze. With Boo Hewerdine

Chris Difford celebrates the release of his autobiography with some very special shows. A stand-up evening of stories and songs covering his career over the last 45 years. He will be joined by Boo ...

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One-Man Stranger Things

Charles 'One-Man Star Wars' Ross and Canadian Fringe legend, TJ Dawe, parody the Netflix smash series, Stranger Things. Prepare to have your Upside Down turned right side up. You'll lau...

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One-Man Stranger Things

15:50

01 - 11 Aug

Plumbing the Death Star Live

Sanspants Radio present Plumbing the Death Star Live. One of Australia's most popular pop culture podcasts will be performing for the first time at Edinburgh Fringe, in which we ask the importa...

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Plumbing the Death Star Live

22:35

18 - 25 Aug

Drip Feed

Cork. 1998. Brenda and her best pal are part of the city's furniture. Dancing on tables and 3am breakfast rolls. But what if you wake up hungover and broken on the wrong person's doorstep, ...

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Drip Feed

14:30

01 - 26 Aug

Iconic - A Brief History of Drag

A triple threat of heavenly vocals, theatrical swagger and razor-sharp wit. Direct from sell-out performances, Velma Celli celebrates the iconic drag moments of film, stage and popular culture. Joi...

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Iconic - A Brief History of Drag

21:30

01 - 26 Aug

Danger Strip Show

The most jaw-dropping, mind-popping, eye-watering experience of this year's Fringe! With unbridled attitude, this firecracker of a show performs death defying stunts while honoring the world...

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Danger Strip Show

00:00

02 - 26 Aug

(sorry)

What does it mean to be a millennial? One stands before you, trying to process her three most pressing concerns: job exploitation, crumbling friendship and the imminent apocalypse. She has an overw...

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(sorry)

13:35

02 - 27 Aug

Mengele

Mengele by Philip Wharam and Tim Marriott. 1979, a beach in Brazil, a drowning man meets a mysterious woman who cajoles, questions and flatters him into defending the indefensible. A warning from t...

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Mengele

12:20

02 - 26 Aug

David O'Doherty: You Have to Laugh

Unhook your mindbras. David O'Doherty is back in Edinburgh with a brand-new show made up of talking and songs played on a crappy keyboard from 1986. As seen on BBC Two's Live at the Apollo ...

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David O'Doherty: You Have to Laugh

19:30

01 - 27 Aug

Marie

It's Thursday night in the Prince Arthur and their latest theme night is in full swing. Landlady Liz is run off her feet, whilst husband Barry struggles to get into his new costume. Elsewhere i...

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Marie

13:00

02 - 25 Aug

Denim: The Denim Juniors

Five pop princesses celebrate the power of being yourself. This drag pop concert for kids glows with stunning costumes and live music from animated classics to party hits. Denim is the place to scr...

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Denim: The Denim Juniors

16:35

03 - 19 Aug

The Fishermen

In a small Nigerian town, Ben and Obembe, along with their two older brothers, slip away to fish at a forbidden river. Unnoticed and carefree, they continue until one day the prophecy of a madman c...

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The Fishermen

13:20

02 - 27 Aug

Jason Donovan and His Amazing Midlife Crisis

Join Jason in conversation as he shares moments from the last four decades that he wasn't able to tell us about on daytime television! Jason has many guises – star of stage and screen, ra...

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Gibbon

Gandini presents a wildly original hodgepodge of juggling, choreography, and theatre that explores the connections between human behaviours, the cycle of nature and to explore the journey into ones...

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Gibbon

13:30

02 - 25 Aug

The Girl Who Jumped Off the Hollywood Sign

An aspiring actress climbs the 50-foot H looking down on a city of broken dreams. She has only ever wanted one thing: to be a star. A play with music about the quest for fame, inspired by forgotten...

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Ali McGregor: Decadence

Ali returns to Edinburgh with her sold-out show Decadence. Ali ran away from the Opera to join cabaret sensation La Clique and has become an essential part of the international cabaret scene. She h...

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Ali McGregor: Decadence

18:00

02 - 12 Aug

Don Quixote

A story of a man who wants to make the world a better place. And fails greatly. After last year's success with four and five-star reviews, Patchwork Theatre brings you this classic tale through...

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Don Quixote

13:25

02 - 26 Aug

A Joke

Sylvester McCoy (Dr Who, Hobbit) and Robert Picardo (Star Trek Voyager, Stargate Atlantis) star in Dan Freeman's (Now Show, Ectoplasm) hit play exploring our attitudes to humour and life. An En...

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A Joke

16:25

02 - 26 Aug

Captain Cauliflower and Marvin the Mischievous Moose

Join the invincible Captain Cauliflower and his faithful companion Marvin on an unforgettable adventure, filled with extreme silliness and unquestionable danger. He flies into outer space and swims...

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If You Give a Mouse a Cookie

Based on the best-selling series of books by Laura Numeroff, this fast-paced, comedic adaptation embraces the joys of parenting – as told through the eyes of a child and a surprise encounter ...

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If You Give a Mouse a Cookie

10:30

02 - 25 Aug

Best of the Fest

The perfect end to your evening of entertainment with the biggest and best comedy line-ups in all of Edinburgh! Previous guests include Jason Byrne, David O'Doherty, Shappi Khorsandi, Milton Jo...

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Best of the Fest

00:00

04 - 27 Aug

All Change

All Change is a new bittersweet comedy about growing old. Ivor appears physically robust, but somehow fragile; not unhappy, yet not quite there, the world inside his brain a psychedelic mixture of ...

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All Change

12:20

09 - 27 Aug

360 Allstars

A phenomenal physical performance exploring all forms of rotation, 360 Allstars connects street with elite to deliver a radical urban circus. Boasting a stellar international cast including the two...

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360 Allstars

16:00

02 - 27 Aug

An Evening With Miss Wong

From laundry girl to one of Hollywood's most glamorous stars, the tragic and wonderful life of Anna May Wong. Fighting against prejudice and ignorance, she rose to become one of the acting elit...

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An Evening With Miss Wong

12:40

02 - 26 Aug

Ellie and the Enormous Sneeze

'A sneeze is a powerful thing, a dangerous thing, you never know what might happen with a sneeze...' Join Ellie on a wild snot-filled adventure as she sets out to help her friend Stanley to...

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Ellie and the Enormous Sneeze

13:30

02 - 27 Aug

Gingzilla: Glamonster vs the World

The multi award-winning Gingzilla is on a mission to conquer the world! Gingzilla: Glamonster vs the World presents gender equality and femininity from the 1950s to now. ***** (GlamAdelaide.com). S...

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Gingzilla: Glamonster vs the World

20:00

01 - 26 Aug

Really Want to Hurt Me

A funny, painfully honest new play about growing up gay in the 80s. School bullies. Heartache. Dancing to Eurythmics and The Smiths on your Walkman to stay alive. Sold-out London previews at the Ol...

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Really Want to Hurt Me

15:00

02 - 27 Aug

John Hegley: New and Selected

He came to our home with my Grandmother. He went and he never came back. Masked, but without one. He gave my sister and I each a five dollar bill. Or was it 10? One of a series of portraits. No tra...

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John Hegley: New and Selected

16:20

04 - 26 Aug

Baby Daddy

'The day I've been dreading arrives. All the answers I have prepared go out of my head when she asks me, "where's my Daddy?"' A painfully honest insight into the world of ...

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Baby Daddy

18:20

02 - 13 Aug

Police Cops in Space

Official sell-out show 2017. Returning from sell-out runs at Soho Theatre as well as Edinburgh Fringe 2016 and 2017. Multi award-winning comedy trio The Pretend Men are back in town with their glob...

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Police Cops in Space

21:30

01 - 26 Aug

The Dragon and the Whales

Once upon a time, there was a little dragon who was born under the sea, and she grew up amongst the kind-hearted whales. But all dragons' feelings come from the fire in their hearts, and becaus...

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The Dragon and the Whales

12:00

02 - 27 Aug

Who Do You Think You Are? Barbara Brownskirt.

Barbara Brownskirt, the prolific poet-in-residence at 197 bus stop, Penge, semi-welcomes you to her thought-provoking and unsettling knee-length poetry comedy show. Charting Barbara's life as a...

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Joanne McNally: Wine Tamer

Star and writer of Sky TV's Baby Hater and Ireland's brightest new comic, Joanne McNally returns to Edinburgh after her sell-out debut Bite Me last year, with her hysterical and whipsmart l...

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Joanne McNally: Wine Tamer

17:35

01 - 27 Aug

My Left / Right Foot – The Musical

Local am-dram society is under pressure to comply with the equalities agenda. They come up with a cunning plan; create a gripping show starring 'the disabled'. What could be better than the...

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My Left / Right Foot – The Musical

18:10

01 - 27 Aug

Lady Rizo: Red, White and Indigo

With sharp humour and a soulful, soaring voice in a show that illuminates her love-hate relationship with "bad boyfriend" America. The New York chanteuse delivers a deeply personal musica...

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Lady Rizo: Red, White and Indigo

21:10

02 - 19 Aug

Margo: Half Woman, Half Beast

Margo Lion, celebrated Weimar Berlin cabaret star and lover of Marlene Dietrich, is gripped by the decadence and debauchery of 1930s Berlin. This is the story of her tragic relationship with the ly...

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Margo: Half Woman, Half Beast

17:55

02 - 18 Aug

Glen Davies – Gagging

Comedy is subjective to each person as much as food taste and colour preference, so why not enjoy it at its rawest and possibly most honest source. That source is Glen Davies. How do his ancestors ...

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Glen Davies – Gagging

18:20

03 - 27 Aug

The Magnets: Naked 80s Volume 2

Back with more bangers than a Now! double cassette, the hit a cappella show of the Edinburgh Fringe 2017 returns to present the 80s remixed. Like Pitch Perfect with shoulder pads, vocal harmony sup...

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The Magnets: Naked 80s Volume 2

19:00

02 - 26 Aug

Vulvarine: A New Musical

From the creators of the sell-out hit Buzz: A New Musical. Bryony Buckle is astoundingly average. Her days are filled with mind-numbing office work, thinking about lunch and lusting after Orson Blo...

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Vulvarine: A New Musical

19:00

01 - 26 Aug

Sisters

An everlasting spell. An impossible quest. Two sisters named You and Me. A prince named Him. An audience named Them. Staying true to the ethos of previous shows by The 7 Fingers, Sisters takes us o...

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Sisters

16:40

02 - 26 Aug

Dilruk Jayasinha: The Art of the Dil

It's been a big year for Sri Lankan born Dilruk Jayasinha. From selling out at comedy festivals around his adopted homeland, Australia, Dil has quickly established himself as one of the most re...

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Dilruk Jayasinha: The Art of the Dil

19:00

01 - 26 Aug

Assembly Gala Launch

Kickstart your festival with Assembly's renowned opening night gala. Join us as we celebrate and launch our biggest programme yet, bringing you highlights from across our 200+ strong season, al...

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Assembly Gala Launch

20:00

01 - 01 Aug

Demi Lardner: I Love Skeleton

Winner – Pinder Prize, 2018 Melbourne International Comedy Festival. Winner – Directors' Choice Award, 2017 Melbourne Comedy Festival. Winner – Best Newcomer Award, 2016 Sydne...

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Demi Lardner: I Love Skeleton

20:05

01 - 26 Aug

Briefs: Close Encounters

Briefs are back with a brand-new show. They've come from the future to test the limits of masculinity and decency with their iconic brand of circus, drag, burlesque and comedy. Expect interstel...

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Briefs: Close Encounters

19:15

02 - 26 Aug

Laurence Clark: An Irresponsible Father's Guide to Parenting

Join Laurence as he tackles important issues like how best to balance crutches on his son’s baby walker to make him look like a Dalek! Laurence starred in BBC One documentary, We Won’t ...

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About Lady White Fox With Nine Tales...

What if Lady Macbeth was the reincarnation of the mysterious White Fox? YVUA Arts present their award-winning About Lady White Fox with the Nine Tales... Excellent Domestic Performing Arts Producti...

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Calling My Tribe

We are the ones that fall between Gen-X and Gen-Y. Too young to be old and too old to be young. One minute it was all Ebeneezer Goode and now we're here. But what is here? It's a drawer ful...

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Calling My Tribe

20:20

01 - 26 Aug

Reel Comedy Club

Twice a day, Audrey, the unique 22-seat Vintage Mobile Cinema will become a comedy venue. In the evenings, this TV star (from George Clarke's Amazing Spaces and Melvyn Bragg and the BBC's R...

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Reel Comedy Club

18:00

02 - 25 Aug

Ivy Paige: Seduction

Brace yourself for an electrifying medley of humour, music, seduction and song from 'the real-life Jessica Rabbit' (Sun). Seen and adored by TV audiences in their millions on ITV1's The...

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Ivy Paige: Seduction

22:40

01 - 26 Aug

Belly of a Drunken Piano

Multi-award winning performer and artistic director Stewart D’Arrietta (My Leonard Cohen, Fringe 2016-17) returns with a new show for 2018. Belly of a Drunken Piano offers gritty, imaginative...

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Belly of a Drunken Piano

18:15

02 - 26 Aug

The Straw Man

He is Generation X. Weaned on punk and indie he survived Thatcher's Britain and the Cold War, then high on ecstasy he raved in a field all weekend – and still got up for work on Monday. F...

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The Straw Man

14:50

02 - 25 Aug

Janis Joplin Full Tilt

The award-winning, sell-out hit by writer Peter Arnott and director Cora Bissett returns. Angie Darcy's Joplin, backed by a live band, is electric. 'So brilliant and intense it lifts the ha...

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Janis Joplin Full Tilt

19:45

02 - 26 Aug

Monski Mouse's Baby Disco Dance Hall

Why toddle when you can dance!? Sell-out shows around the world, come find out why DJ Monski Mouse is a hit with under fives and their parents/carers. Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday of the festi...

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Monski Mouse's Baby Disco Dance Hall

11:00

03 - 26 Aug

Voldemort and the Teenage Hogwarts Musical Parody

Before Voldemort was He Who Must Not Be Named, he was just Tom Riddle, another moody teen at Hogwarts. Join Tom and his best friend/snake Nagini on a hilarious musical adventure packed with magic, ...

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Nine Foot Nine

What would happen if every single self-identifying woman across the world grew to be nine foot tall? Critically acclaimed Sleepless Theatre Company return to the Edinburgh Fringe with LET Award-nom...

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Nine Foot Nine

11:45

02 - 25 Aug

Tilda Swinton Answers an Ad on Craigslist

With sold-out shows in New York and Los Angeles, a gay man's life implodes when actress Tilda Swinton (Buffy and Instagram star Tom Lenk) insists on studying him for her next big movie role. &#...

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Providence

'A richly theatrical hour of madness and the macabre' **** (Stage). 'A masterclass in physical comedy' (ThePlaysTheThingUK.com). Life is a hideous thing. And Lovecraft's was no ...

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Providence

17:00

02 - 25 Aug

Dust

The world premiere of a multi-media collaboration that combines live music from the Melomaniacs trio with film by the Scottish filmmaker Lee Archer, photographs taken by the New York based photogra...

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Dust

21:30

13 - 26 Aug

African Rise

Afripella presenting African Rise is a celebration of song, rhythm and dance. An international phenomenon that aims to sweep across the globe like a tidal wave of soaring voices and stomping feet. ...

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African Rise

12:30

02 - 27 Aug

Witt 'n Camp: Swag

You've never seen comedy like this before. Following their hit sell-out shows in Brighton, Live at Zédel and Vault Festival, this outrageous double act present Swag, a wild and joyful celebrat...

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Witt 'n Camp: Swag

20:00

01 - 26 Aug

Henry Box Brown – A Musical Journey

Tony Award winner Ben Harney (Broadway's Dreamgirls), and writer Mehr Mansuri, lead this musical about an 1850s Virginia slave who ships himself to freedom in a box. In a fusion of original son...

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Are There More of You?

Alison Skilbeck tells the linked tales of four women with only a postcode in common. Painful, scary, hilarious, and heart-warming, the stories chart each wildly different character's search for...

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Are There More of You?

11:10

02 - 27 Aug

One-Man Pride and Prejudice

It is a truth universally acknowledged that an actor in possession of a woman's story must be in want of a wife – to help him adapt it. Charles 'One-Man Star Wars' Ross, gives Pri...

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One-Man Pride and Prejudice

15:50

02 - 12 Aug

Midnight Marauders

Cabaret's international riot girl Carla Lippis finally brings her late-night, sleazy rumble to Edinburgh! Featuring the hottest hand-picked acts from across the fringe, plus a live house band p...

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Midnight Marauders

23:30

02 - 26 Aug

James Hancox: Sports for the Unsporty

Do you have the heart of an athlete, but the skills of a toddler? Then this is the show for you! James Hancox is rubbish at sports. As a response he's invented his own, and plans to unveil them...

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The Stevenson Experience: Spot the Difference

As seen on the Comedy Channel. A brand-new show of uproarious musical comedy from Australia's favourite bickering identical twins. Settle in for hilarious songs that have seen them compared to ...

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I'll Have What She's Having

Victoria and Jess. Love. Their. Lives. Honestly, they do. Sure, Victoria would like to get through the day without having baby vomit on her. And Jess would like to have one night out that doesn'...

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I'll Have What She's Having

12:15

02 - 27 Aug

Sophie, Ben and Other Problems

The After School Club join Irish playwright Conor Burke to present their debut production. Sophie and Ben love each other very much despite their differences... but sometimes they make it a bit too...

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Sophie, Ben and Other Problems

14:50

01 - 27 Aug

Chores

Chores is the story of two typical young rascal boys playing in their messy bedroom. Suddenly, Mother's alarming screams rattle the boys back in to acrobatic action. A generous serve of comedy ...

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Chores

12:00

02 - 26 Aug

Best of the Fest Daytime

Bite-size tasters of the best comedy, music and circus, all prepared for you in our glorious Spiegeltent. With line-ups changing daily, we have something for everyone, so let us bring you the best ...

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Best of the Fest Daytime

13:00

03 - 26 Aug

John-Luke Roberts: All I Wanna Do Is [FX: GUNSHOTS] With a [FX: GUN RELOADING] and a [FX: CASH REGISTER] and Perform Some Comedy!

Quick, hide! The Fringe favourite returns with a brand-new hour of extraordinary absurdist character comedy nonsense. Just terrific. Blam blam! 'A show as bafflingly stupid as this should right...

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8 Songs

Gandini present the gig of a lifetime. Wild juggling skills combine with cult rock and roll in this tribute to the mythical landscape of popular music. From Dylan's stream-of-consciousness real...

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8 Songs

16:40

01 - 27 Aug

Skin a Cat

Every teenager thinks they're the only one not having sex. For Alana, it might be true. Every time she gets close something gets in the way... Follow Alana on a wickedly funny sexual odyssey: f...

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Skin a Cat

16:10

02 - 25 Aug

Modern Maori Quartet: Two Worlds

Returning to Edinburgh, Modern Maori Quartet’s live shows are parties like no other. With hearty voices in epic harmony, this award-winning contemporary Maori showband shares unique takes on ...

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Modern Maori Quartet: Two Worlds

14:25

02 - 27 Aug

Wrenne: I Said Yes to Everything

Enthralling one-woman musical narrative. Post-Mormon to UK transplant Wrenne performs her unique multimedia show about the struggle between her two selves: onstage and onscreen. Driven by compellin...

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Wrenne: I Said Yes to Everything

15:30

02 - 26 Aug

Don Juan

Don Juan: the world's greatest lover, the most audacious of men. He does whatever he wants, lives big and loves big. An epic celebration of the boldness of love, Don Juan is an interactive perf...

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Don Juan

13:10

02 - 27 Aug

Bugle Boys – A Salute to the Andrews Sisters

Before The Spice Girls, before The Supremes...there was The Andrews Sisters. The original girl group were a global sensation and their music still resonates to this day. Frocked up to the nines in ...

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The Artist

The artist tries to begin his creation process, but the inspiration is completely lost. The focus strays, the blank canvas terrifies, and the tools have been lost to the bowels of the atelier. The ...

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The Artist

16:20

01 - 27 Aug

Chris Dugdale: Up Close!

2016 and 2017 winner of the Edfest Bouquet. The sold-out 2017 Edinburgh show returns, with a few new surprises for 2018! Fourteen Royal performances. 'One of the top magicians working the circu...

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Chris Dugdale: Up Close!

19:10

02 - 26 Aug

Funny Women on the Fringe

Join Funny Women for a sparkling mix of comedy including performances by special guests and the brightest new talent at the Fringe. Enjoy stand-up, chat, sketch and more as we showcase some of the ...

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Funny Women on the Fringe

19:20

20 - 24 Aug

A Substitute for Life

'Books are good enough in their own way, but they are a mighty bloodless substitute for real life'. Robert Louis Stevenson's words resonate for Francis Kenworthy, played by Tim Hardy in...

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A Substitute for Life

12:35

02 - 27 Aug

Comic Relief Live

Join one of the UK's top comedians as they host a line-up of some of the most exciting comedy talent in the country. And the best bit? The money raised will support Comic Relief to help people ...

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Comic Relief Live

20:00

20 - 20 Aug

Yummy

Yummy, the Melbourne powerhouse of drag, dance, circus, and music, has been serving smash-hit events in numerous festivals across Australia and beyond. Yummy is the winner of Best Production and Be...

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Yummy

21:40

01 - 26 Aug

Zimbabwe Sculptures

Zimbabwean artists make some of the best stone sculptures in the world. Vhukutiwa Gallery continues to present a range of work from young artists and established names. Inspiration is drawn from na...

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Zimbabwe Sculptures

10:00

02 - 27 Aug

Sediment

Inspired by excerpts from Fyodor Dostoyevsky's Notes from Underground, Sediment is an abstract expedition through the layers of human desires and motives. A look at what lies beneath, at what r...

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Sediment

13:40

02 - 26 Aug

Camilla Cleese and Steve Hofstetter: Produced By John Cleese

A stand-up comedy show featuring two outstanding comedians; one has over 100 million YouTube views, the other has a famous dad. For two weeks only these brilliant US acts are hitting the Fringe and...

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Michael Griffiths: Songs by Kylie

He's been Annie Lennox, Madonna and Cole Porter to great acclaim. Now Helpmann Award winner Michael Griffiths explores the songs, stories and locomotion of pop princess, Kylie Minogue. Put your...

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Michael Griffiths: Songs by Kylie

17:20

01 - 26 Aug

Andrew Maxwell: Shake a Leg

A world-class hour of whip-smart personal and political comedy from everyone's favourite Irish funnyman and Celebrity Mastermind champion. Renowned for his cutting edge comedy and intrepid soci...

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Andrew Maxwell: Shake a Leg

21:00

01 - 26 Aug

Your Bard

Did Will Shakespeare write his plays? Spend a rip-roaring hour in the pub with the man himself! He'll tell you all about his family, what it's like on tour and the glory days at the Globe. ...

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Your Bard

16:20

02 - 27 Aug

Meet the Little Prince!

When famous author/pilot Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, who lived many different lives, meets The Little Prince, two adventurous explorers discover the world and what is important in life. Based on Sai...

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Meet the Little Prince!

11:00

02 - 27 Aug

Out of the Blue

Oxford's premier all-male a cappella sensation are back for their 15th year in a row! With over 16 million hits on YouTube, the Fringe's biggest selling student show is sure to bring smiles...

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Out of the Blue

14:40

02 - 27 Aug

Frank Carson: If I Didnt Laugh I'd Cry

Irish comic Mike McCabe knew Frank. Frank was so taken with Mike's impression of him he bought him drinks for the rest of the evening and they became friends. If I Didn't Laugh I'd Cry ...

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Drugstore Culture: Live

A new weekly event bringing together some of the Fringe's most exciting artists for a mix of chat, comedy and performance. The show is being hosted by Hardeep Singh Kohli and curated by DRUGSTO...

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Drugstore Culture: Live

23:00

04 - 25 Aug

Denim: The Reunion Tour

After a sell-out global pop tour that came to an earth-shattering finale in Edinburgh last year – Denim broke up. Humanity has been in mourning. But now, through pop, laughter and love, these...

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Denim: The Reunion Tour

22:30

02 - 26 Aug

Simon Callow in De Profundis

Olivier Award winning Simon Callow performs Oscar Wilde’s searing meditation on his life, in the form of a devastating letter of reproach to his lover Lord Alfred Douglas - ‘Bosie&rsquo...

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Simon Callow in De Profundis

12:30

02 - 26 Aug

Dylan Moran: Dr Cosmos

BAFTA and Perrier award-winning comedian Dylan Moran brings his brand-new show, Dr Cosmos to the Edinburgh Fringe before embarking on his 49-date UK tour. Moran will offer his unique take on love, ...

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Dylan Moran: Dr Cosmos

21:10

23 - 25 Aug

Mugenkyo Taiko Drummers: Tribe

UK’s original touring Taiko Tribe returns to the Fringe with a brand-new show of skill, stamina and red-hot rhythms to stir your soul! As Mugenkyo approach their 25th year as Europe’s l...

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Mugenkyo Taiko Drummers: Tribe

16:30

02 - 27 Aug

Reversible

Internationally renowned 7 Fingers return with this unique, riveting mix of theatre, circus, dance, music and acrobatics. A reversible world where everyday life is turned upside down into new, spec...

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Reversible

18:15

02 - 26 Aug

Vertical Influences

The Canadian iconoclastic ice skaters return to Edinburgh's vintage indoor ice rink, sharing their signature mix of movement, wit, speed and grace. In Influences, the performers play with how o...

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Vertical Influences

18:30

08 - 25 Aug

Legacy: A Mother's Song

What makes a mother? For some it's biological, but it's also about instinct, responsibility, what you teach and pass on. Three women, at different times in history but each on the verge of ...

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Legacy: A Mother's Song

15:00

03 - 25 Aug

Hamilton (Lewis)

Hamilton (Lewis) is the epic story of a self-starter who worked a lot harder, by being a lot faster, born and raised in Stevenage, the most successful British F1 driver in the history of the sport....

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Hamilton (Lewis)

21:30

01 - 26 Aug

The Alleycats: Champions by Default

The Alleycats, Scottish A Cappella Champions 2017, bring to you the thrilling tale of a title defence gone astray. After a year of Brexit, blizzards and broken dreams, The Alleycats return for thei...

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The Alleycats: Champions by Default

19:20

07 - 19 Aug

Owen O'Neill: Ten Songs to Die For

In his new one-man play Owen O’Neill takes the audience on a trip to the soundtrack of his life. Ten songs that transport him back to the heartache and hilarity of a wild and reckless time. A...

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Owen O'Neill: Ten Songs to Die For

19:35

02 - 25 Aug

Sing Sistah Sing!

Internationally renowned singer Andrea Baker celebrates the extraordinary breadth of the African American female voice. A joyous mix of storytelling, jazz, blues, gospel, featuring singers includin...

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Sing Sistah Sing!

17:55

19 - 26 Aug

Maureen Lipman Is 'Up for It'

I last played the Fringe 50 years ago and I can finally afford to come back. After a career that encompasses thirty odd – sometimes very odd – West End plays together with TV, radio, fi...

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Maureen Lipman Is 'Up for It'

17:45

01 - 12 Aug

The St Andrews Revue Presents: Bears!

The St Andrews Revue are back for their eighth Edinburgh Fringe! This year they're on the run from the law, and their 'extremely funny' (BroadwayBaby.com) sketch comedy show has been se...

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The Battle of Frogs and Mice

Sound the war-croak, sharpen every claw – the frogs and mice are going to war! A tragedy has struck Bread Nibbler, king of the mice, and everyone knows who's to blame: the frogs. Now a ba...

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The Battle of Frogs and Mice

16:10

06 - 19 Aug

John Partridge: Stripped

Stripped is a new beginning. A reintroduction of myself. Life has a way of hardening you, at least mine has. This is my attempt at shedding those skins, saying goodbye to part of myself and embraci...

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John Partridge: Stripped

18:30

01 - 26 Aug

The Marilyn Monroe Story

She is arguably the most famous Hollywood screen icon and pin-up. This show tells the story of her troubled life from the beginning to her untimely death, which to this day is still clouded in myst...

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The Marilyn Monroe Story

21:40

02 - 26 Aug

The Voice Behind the Stars

This one-woman show tells the story of the most prolific ghost singer of all time, Marni Nixon: the best film diva you (almost) never saw. Dubbing for over 50 Hollywood films, she was the singing v...

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The Voice Behind the Stars

14:00

02 - 26 Aug

Terry Alderton: The Musical

It's the musical they said would never happen! After last year's award-winning show, he's back with stories from his life set to music. Oh yes. Featuring: his time in the CIA, the fight...

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Terry Alderton: The Musical

18:30

01 - 27 Aug

Simon Evans: Genius 2.0

Last year, Simon Evans earned rave reviews for Genius, his howl of despair at our declining national appetite for intelligent conversation, let alone public figures of exceptional ability. The Guin...

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Simon Evans: Genius 2.0

20:20

01 - 26 Aug

Jess Robinson: No Filter

Multi award-winning Jess Robinson returns with more spot on celebrity impressions, musical comedy and stunning vocal gymnastics. Jess and her incredible live band take you on a dizzying journey thr...

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Jess Robinson: No Filter

20:30

02 - 26 Aug

Jonny Woo's All Star Brexit Cabaret

Drag Superstar, Jonny Woo and Olivier Award winning composer, Richard Thomas (Jerry Springer The Opera) bring you this sequin-spangled musical ripped straight from the headlines. With a star-studde...

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Jonny Woo's All Star Brexit Cabaret

18:00

02 - 27 Aug

Charlie Baker Presents: The Greatest Goat of All Time

World premiere of this fresh, funny, fantastical story starring award-winning comedian, singer and dancer Charlie Baker (Harry Hill's Tea Time, Dog Ate My Homework, Doctor Who) and BAFTA-winnin...

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Lazy Susan: Forgive Me, Mother!

The Fringe favourites are back. Sorta sketch comedy but sorta in a cool way? Ha ha. Just relax baby, why you getting so tense? Writers of critically-acclaimed BBC Radio 4 series The East Coast List...

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Lazy Susan: Forgive Me, Mother!

16:20

01 - 27 Aug

Kaput

The hilarious multi award-winning hit show for young and old returns to Edinburgh! Starring the larger-than-life, elegant buffoon Tom Flanagan, Kaput is slapstick and silent clowning at its absolut...

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Kaput

13:30

02 - 26 Aug

Gypsy Queen

Can two men raised to fight ever learn to love? The story of traveller 'Gorgeous' George O'Connell, who enters the world of professional boxing, putting him on a collision course with h...

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Gypsy Queen

13:20

02 - 27 Aug

Best of Burlesque

Fringe favourite Best of Burlesque returns with a new all-star extravaganza! An international round-up of the finest in striptease, cabaret and variety from the legendary producers of the infamous ...

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Best of Burlesque

22:00

02 - 26 Aug

The Little Musician

‘I will return sunshine to the dark cold world!’ In a world full of darkness, the warmth and light of the sun has gone missing. One girl, armed only with a flute, sets out on a brave ad...

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The Little Musician

12:15

02 - 26 Aug

George Egg: DIY Chef

Stand-up comedy with real food, cooked live using power tools, and then the audience eats it at the end. George has been banned from the kitchen and banished to the shed where his boundless ingenui...

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George Egg: DIY Chef

16:30

22 - 26 Aug

This Is Just Who I Am

This is a show about identity, authenticity and the murky area between the two. It's about being yourself, and not having a f*cking clue what that even means. Using nothing but a microphone, a ...

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This Is Just Who I Am

20:55

02 - 25 Aug

Police Cops

Official sell-out show 2016. Returning from sell-out runs at Soho Theatre and Edinburgh Fringe 2016/2017. Multi award-winning comedy trio The Pretend Men are back in town with their globally acclai...

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Police Cops

18:35

13 - 26 Aug

Thrones! The Musical Parody

Total sell-out in 2015, 2016 and 2017! Updated with new deaths and sexcapades from seventh series. From the twisted minds of Baby Wants Candy. 'A resounding success' ***** (Sunday Times). *...

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Thrones! The Musical Parody

22:30

01 - 26 Aug

Misha Glenny: McMafia

Journalist and author Misha Glenny has spent years courageously investigating the most dangerous and sophisticated organised crime networks around the world. His international bestseller McMafia, n...

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Misha Glenny: McMafia

15:30

20 - 26 Aug

For Robin Williams: A Benefit Gig in Aid of Mind and SAMH

We miss Robin Williams. Tonight, four years after his passing, we will celebrate him. And hopefully raise a helluva lot of money for two great mental health charities. How can we not, with a show h...

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The Greatest Showman Singalong

The most entertaining film of the year is swinging onto the Fringe... and you're invited to sing along! Oscar-nominated and Golden Globe-winning The Greatest Showman is a bold and original musi...

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The Greatest Showman Singalong

21:45

03 - 26 Aug

Russell Howard – Work in Progress

Russell Howard returns to Edinburgh for two weeks only. New ideas, New routines, Anything could happen! It's gonna be great, and it's only a fiver. Who's in?...

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Russell Howard – Work in Progress

18:35

01 - 12 Aug

Yana Alana – Between the Cracks

Australia's favourite feather-ruffling, rabble-rousing, cabaret anarchist and neo-punk diva, Yana Alana bares all in this bent night of blues, boobs and blame. Exposing mental health, sexual po...

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Yana Alana – Between the Cracks

20:00

02 - 26 Aug

Penguinpig

Sophie reads about an exciting creature called a Penguinpig on the internet. Filled with delight and intrigue she sets off alone on an adventure to find the adorable creature, leading her to the zo...

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Penguinpig

10:45

03 - 19 Aug

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

Musical farce based on the hit 1988 film. Life is good for Lawrence Jamieson. The season has provided a steady supply of wealthy, gullible women to con on the French Riviera. But the arrival of low...

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Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

11:30

03 - 26 Aug

Synchronised Swimming - The Dry Version

Infamous comedy duo Ursus and Nadeschkin have been dubbed the 'Swiss-German Marx Brothers' by Village Voice NYC. The pair fuses physical and verbal acrobatics at the speed of light. It'...

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Casus: You & I

Poets spend their lives writing about it, everyone thinks about it, but when love is between two men some people turn a blind eye. This transparent journey of love, circus and friendship celebrates...

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Casus: You & I

15:10

02 - 26 Aug

The Unknown Soldier

Jack stayed on when the guns fell silent, to search amongst the rusty wire and unexploded bombs for those that could never go home. For Jack has a promise to keep and a debt to repay. A story of co...

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The Unknown Soldier

14:50

09 - 23 Aug

Rotating Roster of Erudite Amusements and Motley Delights

Devilish diversions and Arcadian amusements to while away the wee hours with the best of the festival. Expect puppetry, mime, clown, variety, comedy, music and hilarity....

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Jamie MacDonald: Blinkered

Blind Jamie is taking a long hard look at this blinkered world. Gender is becoming one homogenised dull sex, baby-boomers lament the lack of manners from cold-calling millennials while they slam do...

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Jamie MacDonald: Blinkered

20:25

02 - 26 Aug

Black and White Tea Room – Counsellor

Theatre Hooam makes a welcome return to the Fringe with the award-winning Black and White Tea Room. Jeong-Heong-So offers counselling in the tearoom, but takes one day off every year: the anniversa...

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That Daring Australian Girl

The women of England demand the vote! The remarkable true story of Muriel Matters: the South-Australian actress and elocutionist who became a leading figure of the UK's suffragette movement and...

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That Daring Australian Girl

11:45

02 - 27 Aug

Sweet Tango

Tango-Korean music band, Gena Tango, presents a new look at tango through Korean eyes in a joyful musical experience that combines the urgent passion of Argentinian tango with traditional Korean in...

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Sweet Tango

14:00

02 - 26 Aug

Starman

The international hit returns for a limited run after touring the world. Cabaret superstar Sven Ratzke takes audiences on a trip where facts and fantasy melt into an exciting mystery. Storytelling ...

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Starman

22:40

17 - 25 Aug

Sven Ratzke: Homme Fatale

The supernova of international cabaret and festival favourite, Sven Ratzke returns to Edinburgh in a spectacular embodiment of all that is fatal, peculiar and enigmatic in a man's world. Armed ...

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Sven Ratzke: Homme Fatale

18:00

14 - 26 Aug

Holly Morgan: Madonna or Whore?

Holly Morgan is going to sort this whole misogyny mess out once and for all using something she half-remembered from university about the Madonna Whore complex and the greatest pop songs of all tim...

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Holly Morgan: Madonna or Whore?

19:35

01 - 26 Aug

Prom Kween

Following a sell-out 2017 Fringe, nine five-star reviews and two awards, the Kweens are back – and they're bringing glitter! From the producer of Margaret Thatcher Queen of Soho and How t...

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Prom Kween

21:05

02 - 26 Aug

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