2017 Edinburgh International Book Festival – Day 10

Another assemblage of authors – some more willing than others. Take a bow Laura Albert – gave up a few minutes of their precious time to appear for the EIBF cameras  More...

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By Keni O'Neill On Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 – REVIEW – Turntable/Edinburgh *****

Turntable started when MJ McCarthy and his Great Aunt Kathleen – 55 years his senior – connected over a stack of vinyl. Since then the Turntable team have toured her record case around Scotland, inviting listeners More...

By Keni O'Neill On Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 – REVIEW – The Offering (Guru Dakshina) ****

A curious boy, full of wonder, dreams of great warriors of the past and wants to be one of them.  He meets up with an old man running from a difficult past.  Fate has brought them together, and so emerges the More...

By WHYTE On Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 – WHYTE

Emerging Gaelic electronica duo WHɎTE (Alasdair Whyte and Ross Whyte) released their debut album, Fairich in October 2016.  Each from very different musical backgrounds (traditional Gaelic and ambient electronica), More...

By hallan1987 On Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 – The Rise and Fall of Marcus Monroe

THE RISE AND FALL OF MARCUS MONROE Assembly George Square Gardens (Piccolo), 3rd – 27th August at 3pm From the writer of Orange Is The New Black and producer of Tony Award winning Broadway musical Dear Evan More...

By Keni O'Neill On Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 – Phil Kay: Euphoric****

Phil Kay‘s current show is part of Bob Slayer’s Heroes of Fringe and let’s face fact, that’s what Phil is.  In ten minutes, he will show more improvisation, originality and archaic surreal humour than More...

By Peter Donachie On Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 – Mimi’s Suitcase****

“Mimi’s Suitcase” packs an incredible amount of moods and experiences into one hour as it describes how a party-loving young girl confronts the realities of religious fundamentalism in Iran during More...

By Lee Levitt On Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe REVIEW Alexei Sayle****

  And so on to the Underbelly’s Cow Barn where “the godfather of alternative comedy”, as the impish London-based Scouser is billed, vented his pot-bellied spleen at an indeterminate number More...

By JoannaH On Monday, August 21st, 2017
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 – La Vie Dans Une Marionette, award-winning family show

La Vie Dans Une Marionette is an award-winning  family show by the New Zealand based company White Face Crew. This whimsical story of a lonely pianist and the puppet he buys to keep him company is packed full More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Monday, August 21st, 2017
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe: The Naked Dietitian – Raising the Roof *****

  Once or twice in a lifetime a performance comes along that strikes a chord so pure, resonates so loudly with your own experience, that the performer seems to have seen into your soul. Many years ago in a More...