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Beep Boop

Following an acclaimed US run, Richard Saudek (Stage Award winner for Acting Excellence, Fringe 2016) performs a twisted and highly physical romp at breakneck pace. Created by physical comedian Richard Saude...

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Beep Boop

14:45

01 Aug

Brendan Galileo for Europe

Brendan Galileo is determined to make his mark on Irish political life and save the local school of music from being converted into apartments for racehorses, by joining the ranks of the European Parliament....

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Brendan Galileo for Europe

13:30

31 Jul

Ane City

Tay has returned to her hometown of Dundee for a summer of relaxation, drinking and self-discovery. But first, she has to get through a night out with her friends, hitting the streets of Dundee. From tacky p...

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Ane City

14:20

31 Jul

The HandleBards: The Tempest

They've cycled 1500 miles to get to the Fringe, carrying on the back of their bikes all of the set, props and costumes they need for their brand-new show. Join the four-strong, all-female troupe at the T...

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The HandleBards: The Tempest

14:00

14 Aug

Jekyll and Hyde

Meet the most delightfully evil man alive, Mr Hyde. A man so evil he punches the cleaner, drop-kicks a precious puffin, and yells 'shark' at the beach. From the creators of 2018's hit Don Juan, t...

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Jekyll and Hyde

15:00

01 Aug

Myra's Story

'Myra, a middle-aged, homeless Dublin street drinker, is feisty, funny and foul-mouthed. Desperate for her first drink of the day, she begs from the passing city centre throngs. Between begging she re-li...

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Myra's Story

12:00

01 Aug

The HandleBards: Much Ado About Nothing

They've cycled 1500 miles to get to the Fringe, carrying on the back of their bikes all of the set, props and costumes they need for their brand-new show. Join the four-strong, all-male troupe at the Tre...

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Page2Stage Edinburgh

An exciting addition to Edinburgh’s new writing scene. Showcasing extracts from four brand new plays read in front of a live audience, with a chance to carry on discussions, mee...

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Page2Stage Edinburgh

19:30

05 Mar

The Spanish Play 2019: Luces de Bohemia

Luces de bohemia is the story of Max Estrella; a blind man, an alcoholic, and a poet. When Shakespearean drama meets Spanish truest self, an entirely new universe is created. It is a ...

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Approaching Empty

Forget friendship. This is business.by Ishy Din directed by Pooja GhaiIn a scruffy minicab office, Man...

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Approaching Empty

00:00

08 Mar

Jock Tamson's Bairns

You go to a club to watch some drag. The music is great. The performances are on point, the booze is flowing freely and the room is filled with laughter. Someone says something stupid...

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Jock Tamson's Bairns

20:00

21 Feb

Achilles

sing goddess sing the rage of achilles that sent to darkness so many souls and glazed their eyes in death that made their bodies carrion for the birds and dogs to tear...

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Achilles

19:45

03 Apr

InVisible Lines

A mid-life mystery cycleConceived, written and performed by Kath Burlinson Live Music by Christine Sparks Artistic Direction by Paul Oertel and Nancy Spanier Sound & Mus...

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InVisible Lines

19:30

13 Mar

Leyla Josephine: Daddy Drag

World PremiereThe force that is Leyla Josephine premieres her new show Daddy Drag. This is a show about dads. Good dads, daft dads, dads who wear slogan t-sh...

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Leyla Josephine: Daddy Drag

19:30

27 Mar

Kith

World PremiereHow do you find your way home when you don’t know where that is?A modern-day folktale of war, migration and homecoming, Kith tells the story of Dani, Glasgow-born...

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Kith

19:30

03 Apr

The Guitar Man

UK Premiere‘Everything has its time, a man and a piece of music...’   by Jon Fosse translated by Louis Muinzer directed by Nora Wardell...

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The Guitar Man

00:00

15 May

What I Know (about what my Grandfather didn't know)

Marking 80 years since the end of the Spanish Civil WarBased on the true story of Sònia's Great Grandfather, What I Know (about what my Grandfather didn't know) takes its audience into a jo...

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In-Process: Chasm

Glasgow, January 2015.Lionelle has decided to completely reinvent herself.Laurie wakes up in hospital again – she’s hit yet another new low and can’t seem to stop repeating th...

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In-Process: Chasm

19:30

07 Apr

IN-PROCESS: GOOD SEX AFTER BAD SEX

"Welcome to the women's bathroom. It's the place where we take a breath from the madness of the club or pub or wherever we are, touch up our war paint and prepare ourselves to face the world ag...

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Rendition

On the morning of 11 September 2001 the world changed forever.Four coordinated terrorist attacks on the United States - the first since Pearl Harbour - killed 3,000 civilians, injured 6,000 and set in...

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Rendition

20:00

05 Mar

Hand to God

Mild-mannered, shy Jason has sought solace in his mother’s Christian puppet ministry after the death of his father. In the basement of a conservative church in Cypress, Texas, Jason discovers a blossom...

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Hand to God

20:00

09 Apr

From Morning Sun Till Dine

by Angus Graham-CampbellChris, the son of wealthy, middle-class Scots, lives in the basement of his parents’ New Town house with fellow s...

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From Morning Sun Till Dine

20:00

07 Mar

Showcase: The Scarlet Pimpernel (abridged)

'We seek him here, we seek him there...'A rollicking, epic new adaptation of the classic adventure story. A mysterious, impudent spy. An ambitious, ruthless, spy hunter. And the woman they b...

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Formation Festival: Food Bank 2019

How does it feel to go hungry for days yet be surrounded by plenty?What is it like to walk into a food bank?When it comes...

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Formation Festival: Sherlock Holmes: The Final Reckoning

Prepare to be surprised. You will see Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson as never before. This brilliant, unorthodox new play looks at the immortal duo from an ingenious and surprising pe...

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Formation Festival: Everyone Keeps Broken Pens

Created and performed by Kate MayneProduced by Torran McEwanCome for a stay inside Kate’s brain (...

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Formation Festival: A Letter to the End of the World

A theatre manifesto written by over thirty different artists.Voices from the fringes of inclusion who gather at the alter of theatre to offer their...

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Formation Festival: In Burrows

In my hands is a photograph, I’m going to describe it to you.Then something will happen - I hope.In Burrows i...

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The Myth of the Singular Moment

With every choice we create a new universe I made it, I don't make it I make it, I don't Two musician-perform...

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Formation Festival: Foxgloves

A death in the family is supposed to bring people together, to help heal old wounds and build bridges. Except sometimes a reunion can raise old ghosts.A...

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Formation Festival: Sob Story

What does it take to win Yorkshire’s Got Talent?Six old school friends reunite in the hope of sweeping the contest, but rehearsals get derailed wh...

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Formation Festival: Nothing But The Gallows

by Ben Blowdirected by Kolbrun Bjort Sigfusdottirperformed as part of #FormationFestival by members...

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Feral

Feral is an innovative piece of visual theatre that combines puppetry, film and live sound to create and destroy a world in front of its audience’s eyes. Joe looks back at the t...

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Feral

19:30

23 Mar

Formation Festival: Ganymede

Based on Shakespeare's As You Like It, retold as a transition story as Ganymede emerges from the shadow of a girl called Rosalind, and along the way meets Orlando and leaves Celia...

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Formation Festival: Ganymede

19:00

26 Feb

The German Play 2019: Wodka-Käfer

What if you were to ring on a random door and have a conversation with the people who open it? What if you were to knock on the rest of the doors in the building? You would see variou...

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Dalloway

1923: The War is over. While Clarissa Dalloway prepares a party in Westminster, Septimus Smith is diagnosed with shell shock; their memories and dreams intertwining with those of 15 other disparate souls, th...

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Dalloway

11:30

02 Aug

Eddie Izzard: Expectations of Great Expectations (WIP)

Eddie Izzard invites you to his brand-new work-in-progress reading/performance of Charles Dickens' classic epic Great Expectations. Actor, comedian – Eddie's career spans both of these with rec...

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In the Shadow of the Black Dog

All the Pigs presents an endearing dark comedy about Alquist, who is suspended in an adolescent mindset trying to start life over, leading him to challenge his beliefs about what it means to be a man. Spendi...

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Inflatable Space

A visually stunning theatrical odyssey exploring space, time and our human condition, from internationally acclaimed theatre artist, Thaddeus Phillips. In 1977, the Golden Record was launched on the Voyager ...

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Inflatable Space

16:15

31 Jul

My Darling Clemmie

Written by Hugh Whitemore and performed by Rohan McCullough, this play celebrates one of the most successful partnerships in history: the long and remarkable marriage of Winston and Clementine Churchill. Fro...

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My Darling Clemmie

12:30

01 Aug

The Things I Never Told You

In the house on the corner of our street lived an old man. I didn't know his name. He didn't know mine. The day before he died he left a cardboard box, containing his most treasured possessions, on m...

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The Things I Never Told You

14:00

02 Aug

Thunderstruck

Written and performed by David Colvin. The tragic and comic tale of the greatest bagpiper who ever lived. Fresh from sell-out previews at Celtic Connections and Piping Live!, a one-man emotional rollercoaste...

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Thunderstruck

14:45

31 Jul

Friendsical: A Parody Musical About Friends

A new parody musical, inspired by the iconic TV show. When Ross’ wife leaves him for another woman, he fears he will never find love again. But then Rachel runs back into his li...

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Tally’s Blood: 30 Years On

Freely adapted and directed by Carlo Pirozzi from Ann Marie Di Mambro’s celebrated playAssistant Directors: Eryn Campbell and Giacomo...

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Tally’s Blood: 30 Years On

19:00

15 Mar

Les Femmes Savantes

Two young women, Henriette and Clémentine, are in love, but in order to marry, they must overcome an obstacle: the attitude of Henriette's family. While her father and uncle are ...

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Les Femmes Savantes

19:30

22 Mar

The House That Melts with The Rain

by Jennifer Adam directed by Kolbrún Björt SigfúsdóttirHow do we cope in a world of increased incidents of National Security? What i...

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Page2Stage: June

An exciting addition to Edinburgh’s new writing scene. Showcasing extracts from four brand new plays read in front of a live audience, with a chance to carry on discussions, meet the team, writers and ...

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Page2Stage: June

00:00

25 Jun

Puppetry Scratch Night

Puppetry Scratch Night is an evening of new ideas and exciting puppetry performances that are still in development.Puppetry Scratch Night provides a pla...

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Puppetry Scratch Night

20:00

14 Jun

Downs with Love

Beth is a young girl who has Down’s Syndrome. She lives a very independent life, has her routines and lives simply but happily. She is helped by a new support worker, Tracy...

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Downs with Love

20:00

22 Jun

Collapsible

'I’ll tell you what I really want. I want to jump clean out of my brain.' Essie's lost her job. Her girlfriend’s left. But she's alright. Except lately she feels more like a chair...

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Collapsible

13:20

31 Jul

Devil of Choice

A dark, sexy and funny tale about the temptations we face when we find ourselves in a room with the devil... and what happens when we gamble with our soul. When Pepper and her husband Salvatore meet Delia, a...

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Devil of Choice

12:15

02 Aug

Ex-Batts and Broilers

Gail and Gemma are two delightful chickens in a cage, discovering life as it comes. Join them on a touching, eggciting and cut-throat journey through friendship and chickenhood. Heroically saved by Jimmy fro...

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Ex-Batts and Broilers

14:45

13 Aug

Fake News

"Indubitably good news... A perfect prospect for Edinburgh 2019" **** Mark Lawson, The Guardian"Hilarious... A cutting media satire which addresses relevant themes with aplomb" ***...

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Fake News

14:40

31 Jul

Gun

'If you're gonna kill a man, better make sure you do it properly. First rule of a murder'. Gun is a one-man comedy western written and performed by a quarter of Fringe favourite sketch troupe Cle...

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Gun

17:10

01 Aug

Guys, Dolls and Pies

Damon Runyon's brilliant Broadway Stories became Guys and Dolls. Here, two of his finest, Johnny One Eye and A Piece of Pie, twist and swing to life like improvised jazz! Best Show runner-up, Brighton Fr...

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Guys, Dolls and Pies

11:00

01 Aug

I'll Tell You This for Nothing

Irish-born Phyllis was one of only two New Zealand women ever to have been honoured with France's highest decoration, the Légion d'Honneur, for extreme bravery in WWII. She spoke of bombs screaming ...

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Ivory Wings

Ivory Wings is a one-woman show with a live piano score. It explores Alzheimer's and the therapeutic effects of music on patients' memory, whilst celebrating the remarkable women of the Air Transport...

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Ivory Wings

11:50

01 Aug

Judas

A political thriller with biblical bite. In a contemporary single-faith Middle Eastern state, a charismatic preacher with a radical message of peace emerges from the desert. As violence continues to tear the...

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Judas

12:05

02 Aug

Knock Knock

Once upon a time, deep in the heart of the forest, a woodcutter goes about life in a world of woodland magic. One day a stranger knocks at his door bringing with her a most unexpected of spells... But when t...

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Knock Knock

13:00

04 Aug

La Troupe: The Dinner Game (English version)

Directed by James Beagon Assistant Director Alistair WalesCome and join us for an evening multilingual drama!La Troupe return with two new devised ada...

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La Troupe: Un diner de cons (French version)

Directed by Marion Geoffray Assistant Director Jordan PeyrocheCome and join us for an evening multilingual drama!La Troupe return with two new devised...

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Lucille and Cecilia

Two circus sea lions: one is desperate to escape, the other gets off on her daily rub downs from Trevor the trainer. A moving black comedy about two performing pinnipeds who only have each other, which is a ...

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Lucille and Cecilia

13:25

01 Aug

Mengele

1979, a beach in Brazil, a drowning man meets a mysterious woman who cajoles, questions and flatters him into defending the indefensible. Created in support of the Holocaust Educational Trust, Mengele offers...

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Mengele

12:05

01 Aug

Moby Dick

'Call me Ishmael... Now it was some years ago – never mind how long precisely – that I did take it into my head to go on a whaling voyage...' To celebrate the bicentennial of Herman Melvi...

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Moby Dick

16:05

01 Aug

Musik

Billie Trix. Icon. Rock star. Screen goddess. Drug addict. Billie has lived a life of excess and shares it all in her new one-woman show. Her journey takes us from post-war Berlin to the rock arenas of the w...

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Musik

21:40

05 Aug

Pals

Meet the pals – Pete, Andy, Linda and Sue – in a hit new comedy based on the true story of Brummy council estate mates, from the sixties to the noughties. Nostalgia, pop, scouts, besties, bullies...

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Pals

13:25

01 Aug

Pink Lemonade

Falling for Simmi was sweet like sugar, until the taste turned bitter. And then there’s Token Toni who loves a bitta bashment and only dates Black/Brown womxn - she ain’t much better. My barber h...

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Pink Lemonade

15:45

01 Aug

Pops

They’re trying. Despite everything. They’re really trying. They almost work together, beautifully, and the almost is intoxicating.Award-winning writer Charlotte Josephine's new pl...

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Pops

18:35

31 Jul

Romeo & Juliet

It's a man's world... but not with this Juliet around! She knows what's what! Writer-Director Nick Hennegan's fresh, footballing take on Shakespeare's classic tragedy of passion, hat...

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Romeo & Juliet

13:25

02 Aug

Romeo and Juliet by Curious Pheasant

Following a sold-out run at the Edinburgh Fringe 2018, Curious Pheasant Theatre presents Romeo and Juliet. This gay, all-male production is a bold reimagining of William Shakespeare’s classic love stor...

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Rust

'Rule number eleven: we don't talk about them. They don't exist here'. Nadia and Daniel have a secret. In fact they have quite a few. They've just signed on the line for a studio flat. Un...

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Rust

12:40

31 Jul

Salmon

Set in a small Scottish town, where a lack of prospects leaves the young people looking for more, Salmon follows Angus and his self-destruction in the aftermath of his dog's death. As Angus struggles bet...

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Salmon

14:45

01 Aug

Shaving the Dead

Eurig and Connor rely on death for a living but even that has let them down. Charles Sterling's corpse offers them a lifeline, but will they take it? Or will they bury his deadly secret? Waiting for Godo...

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Shaving the Dead

12:30

01 Aug

Since U Been Gone

'You see, I never really felt like much of a boy. And finding a way to write this is weird, because I can't explain it?' When friends die and pronouns change, what's left of the memories that...

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Since U Been Gone

15:45

31 Jul

Solitary

Right now, there are between 60,000 and 80,000 people held in solitary confinement within United States prisons – many of whom have served months or even years in extreme isolation. Nearly 80% of these...

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Solitary

21:35

01 Aug

Suffering from Scottishness

Citizen Scotland cordially invites you to take part in a focus group that will define the very future of the nation – for better or worse. An immersive theatrical experience that confronts the unique a...

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Suffering from Scottishness

17:10

31 Jul

Tandem Writing Collective

Established and run by playwrights, Amy Hawes, Jennifer Adam and Mhairi Quinn, Tandem features tasters of topical new scripts by the three writers, performe...

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Tandem Writing Collective

19:30

14 Jun

The Ballad of Mulan

A woman, a warrior, a Chinese legend – Michelle Yim (The Empress and Me) brings to life the real Mulan who, to save her family's honour, disguised herself as a man and joined the emperor’s ar...

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The Ballad of Mulan

16:05

02 Aug

The Believers Are but Brothers

From the postcolonial Middle East, to the EU and USA, old orders are collapsing. Tech-savvy extremist groups are ripping up rulebooks while a generation of young men burn with resentment and unfulfilled self...

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The De Nova Super

Physical theatre. If Buster Keaton had made a punk album. In space. Winner of the award for Outstanding New Work at last year's VAULT Festival. The De Nova Super is floating in space. Once crucial to the...

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The De Nova Super

15:00

31 Jul

The Fishermen

In a small Nigerian town Ben, Obembe and their two older brothers slip away to fish at a forbidden river. Unnoticed and carefree they continue until the prophecy of a madman changes the course of their lives...

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The Fishermen

12:15

19 Aug

The Gray Cat and the Flounder

Total Theatre Award nominee Theatre of Music is back! Based on a true story, this show is a touching tale of life, loss and the true nature of friendship. Using headphones to give each audience member an imm...

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The Shark is Broken

‘You’re gonna need a bigger boat.’ 'JAWS', Martha’s Vineyard 1974: Three iconic actors, Robert Shaw, Roy Scheider and Richard Dreyfuss, are tortuously confined together o...

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The Shark is Broken

11:00

02 Aug

Tilda Swinton Answers an Ad on Craigslist

With sold-out shows at Edinburgh Fringe 2018, Vault Festival London, and across America, Buffy and Instagram star Tom Lenk portrays actress Tilda Swinton as a modern Mary Poppins who finds a depressed gay ma...

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Tumours

Jay is 27. For one more day. And she reckons she's about to die. It's not all that rational, but whoever let that get in the way of a premature death fantasy? Written and performed by Ashleigh L...

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Tumours

14:30

01 Aug

Watching Glory Die

Judith Thompson's riveting and exquisite portrayal of three women trapped in a broken prison system will leave you dumbfounded. The play is inspired by the shocking and true story of teenager, Ashle...

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Watching Glory Die

13:50

01 Aug

What Girls Are Made Of

Based on her own diaries, the true story of Cora Bissett's rollercoaster journey from 90s indie-kid hopeful to wised-up woman. Touring with Radiohead, partying with Blur; she was living the dream. Until ...

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What Girls Are Made Of

14:30

01 Aug

Yours Sincerely

The year is 2017. Average graduate debt has hit £50,000, Kylie Minogue is making a comeback and Will Jackson has accidentally stolen 300 second class stamps from the post office. But he's making th...

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Yours Sincerely

20:00

01 Aug

Dziady II Fragmenty - Forefathers'Eve II Excerpts

Dziady (the “Goat’s Feast”) is an ancient Slavic ritual which beginning stretches back to pagan times.On Halloween Night a group of peasants with their leader, Guslarz, secretly summ...

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(I)sland T(rap): The Epic Remixology of the Odyssey

Black Ulysses awakens on an exotic island where he seeks refuge from a society rife with gun violence and oppression. Loosely inspired by Walt Disney's The Jungle Book, Joseph Campbell's Hero Mytholo...

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After You

In 1961, Hannah's mum, Angela, was in the Australian premiere production of The Sound of Music. The expectations of her generation, including motherhood, stopped her following that career. Now Angela'...

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After You

13:10

01 Aug

Black and White Tea Room – Counsellor

The world-renowned Theatre Hooam makes a welcome return to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe with the award-winning Black and White Tea Room. A counsellor sets up his practice in the tea room of his dead wife an...

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Fempire: Cleo, Theo & Wu by Kirsten Vangsness

Lucy (Kirsten Vangsness of Criminal Minds) is just trying to work out how to be the best cool girl, lady boss, and all around woman she can be when suddenly, the fate of universe is in her hands. Never fear!...

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Fempire: Mess by Kirsten Vangsness

We all are a mess, I guess. In Mess, Kirsten Vangsness of Criminal Minds explores the non-linearity of time, visible quantum objects, monsters, kittens and Christian rock. Signed p...

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Frankie Foxstone AKA The Profit: Walking Tour

'A total highlight' (Audience review, HighTide Festival 2018). Meet Frankie Foxstone: self-styled Profit and bulldozing, bamboozling developer. She will take you on a whirlwind walking tour of her sm...

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Modern Maori Quartet: Two Worlds

There are two sides to every story. And every story has a song. With signature style and humour Two Worlds weave together four stories full of heart and revelation that unfold the fabric of Māori musical cu...

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My Father the Tantric Masseur

A reserved English father turned Tantric Masseur. A Muslim mother who insists on open dialogue. Roann has been caught in the middle since seven, furiously masturbating... Roann McCloskey navigates life as a ...

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Noise Boys

Welcome to Noise Boys – the brand-new tap dancing and beatboxing spectacular show that is set to take the world by storm. Featuring multi award-winning champion beatboxers, world-class tap dancers and ...

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Noise Boys

18:00

31 Jul

Post-Mortem

Nancy and Alex fell in love when they were teenagers. It is wholehearted, obsessive, knotted-together love. An exploding pig heart leads to a first kiss, shared secrets, comic books and Dido classics. Then i...

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Post-Mortem

10:50

05 Aug

Reparation - CANCELLED

2024. In the People's Republic of the New New South Africa, the people demand reparations for the atrocities committed against them for hundreds of years by white settlers; land, economy, blood. Reparati...

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Reparation - CANCELLED

20:20

31 Jul

Scottee: Class

Scottee grew up around mould, mice and clothes off the market. After a chance meeting with some posh kids, his mum teaching him to talk proper and him successfully persuading her to take him off free school ...

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Scottee: Class

16:05

01 Aug

Sleeping Giant

Writer/producer of television's Supernatural spins a series of intimate, darkly comic vignettes in this modern thriller. When Ryan's firework-filled marriage proposal accidentally awakens an ancient ...

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Sleeping Giant

12:05

01 Aug

Spray

A darkly comedic social satire with innovative staging and colourful physicality. Exhausted by his job and his noisy neighbour keeping him up at night, the man in apartment 709 picks up a parcel for 109 by m...

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Spray

14:35

31 Jul

Status

We all have a nationality. Or almost all of us. Status is a Fringe First-winning show about someone who doesn't want his any more. About running away from the national story you're given. About who&#...

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Status

10:25

17 Aug

Svetlana

'The War oan Terror? Whit's it f*cking like?!' The world needs a new kind of warrior – a woman, a Russian, a wee Glesca hairy... Cold as ice, deadly as a cobra, common as muck! Storytelling...

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Svetlana

22:35

31 Jul

Tales from the Garden

Tales from the Garden is a play about being a young woman, not knowing your place, being broken, trying to fix yourself, being haunted, being stolen, being free, asking God to help you, trying to help yourse...

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Tales from the Garden

11:00

01 Aug

Tartuffe

Liz Lochhead's un-PC, rude, rhyming cut of Moliere's classic relocated to a 1940s Scotch living room. Con man Tartuffe, with his perfect mark in the gullible paterfamilias, will ruin them all. Unless...

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Tartuffe

17:00

01 Aug

The Long Pigs

Horror meets hilarity! Spine-tingling original theatre that is hilariously dark and frighteningly funny. Join this underground clown cult that audiences have been raving about. Set in a rickety abattoir-shac...

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The Long Pigs

19:30

01 Aug

The Professor

The university's oddest professor has made a remarkable discovery. He's thrilled – but why is his lecture today even stranger and wilder than ever? An odd, surreal comedy about Dickens, shipwre...

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The Professor

15:20

01 Aug

Who Is Daniel King

A story of a man who decides to be a dancer. Daniel's living the patriarchal dream, everything that should bring happiness. It hasn't. He discovers what he really wants, but is it what he needs? A co...

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Who Is Daniel King

18:55

01 Aug

Dr Moreau Explains: Formation Festival

1896 or 2019? Following their highly praised debut with ‘Sherlock Holmes: The Final Reckoning’ at Formation Festival in March, Twisted Thistle return to the 1890s…. in very different style...

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Moon Fly Readings: Formation Festival

Fresh from taking over the Traverse bar in January and their Fear and Desire event at the Canon's Gait Bar, Moon Fly Theatre present an evening of staged readings from their works i...

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Pink House: Formation Festival

Pink House is a women’s take on belonging. Inspired by the playwright’s family history and migration to America, the play tells the story of a fractured household touched by loss and anti-Semitis...

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Poetry Circus & the Jennifer Ewan Band: Summertime Blues: Formation Festival

Summertime Blues is a non-stop cabaret-style assault of music, visuals and performance poetry; a badass medley of unsurpassable Cajun music (with a definite Scottish burr) paired with dramatic spoken word fr...

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Sad Eyes to Smile With: Formation Festival

Queer identity plus slam poetry divided by austerity and multiplied by three. It's odd socks, deadline chasing, ice cream, and brown envelopes from the DWP. It's the days when...

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Show Pony: Formation Festival

by Michelle Hodkinadapted by Jonathan Whiteside & Michelle Hodkindirected by Kolbrún Björt Sigfúsdóttir An American novelist flies to Scotland to put an oc...

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Toast: Formation Festival

‘The greatest gift is a portion of thyself’ - Ralph Waldo Emerson Joe and Mel are a happy go lucky couple. Living a simple life my simple means. Joe is a musician a...

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Toast: Formation Festival

18:45

05 Jul

BBC Radio and HighTide Radio Plays: Silver Darlings/ The Shores

HighTide, BBC Radio 3 and BBC Arts present two interweaving plays, written by talented writers Vinay Patel (Doctor Who) and Tallulah Brown (Songlines). These new works, written as rad...

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Eddie Izzard: Expectations of Great Expectations (WIP) - EXTRA SHOW

Eddie Izzard invites you to his brand-new work-in-progress reading/performance of Charles Dickens' classic epic Great Expectations. Actor, comedian – Eddie's career spans both of these with rec...

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Fake News - EXTRA SHOW

A budding journalist from an unlikely background lands a dream internship at the country's biggest online news company. But getting in the door is just the start. Getting ahead is a whole other story, es...

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Fake News - EXTRA SHOW

21:05

16 Aug