Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 – Underbelly have their best year yet

The directors of Underbelly Ed Bartlam and Charlie Wood have announced that the entertainment company has had the best year yet in Edinburgh. Ed Bartlam of Underbelly As well as the shows which they staged across all of their sites the sum of £17,500 was raised for The Brain Tumour Charity at Underbelly’s Big Brain Benefit. Demi Lardner More...

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By Nigel Duncan On Monday, August 28th, 2017
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£10m to drive festival growth in Edinburgh

Festivals bring millions to the city and create jobs Festivals in Edinburgh will receive a £10m boost over the next five years to help find a growth programme. The Scottish Government and City of Edinburgh Council More...

By John Kennedy On Sunday, August 27th, 2017
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 – The Giant Jam Sandwich

Given that this is a sell-out, err hem, jam-packed audience with highly energised kids eager for a yell out rammy the cast really need (knead? Even have to fill in their puns for them) to use their imaginative loaves More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Sunday, August 27th, 2017
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Edinburgh International Book Festival 2017 : John Lister-Kaye

John Lister-Kaye was born to be wild.   Lister-Kaye’s life has come full circle; a childhood spent roaming the countryside of Warwickshire and Somerset set the tone for his current life in the Scottish More...

By John Preece On Sunday, August 27th, 2017
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2017 Edinburgh International Book Festival – Day 13

….or, won’t be long before it is, just to start all over again for next year.  More...

By hyprmedia On Friday, August 25th, 2017
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American Roots Artist Pam Taylor Makes Scotland Debut at Edinburgh Fringe

American roots rock artist Pam Taylor is locked and loaded and ready to steal hearts in the UK and Europe with her authentic, heavy-hitting American roots rock sound. She is currently on her debut tour of the UK, More...

By John Kennedy On Friday, August 25th, 2017
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Edinburgh International Festival 2017 – Oresteia : This Restless House****

Four hours plus of blood soaked, funereal pyre smoked havoc. A charnel house writhing in chaos quivering on foundations of betrayal and immorality. Welcome to the reimagined Mycenae palace of King Agamemnon set More...

By rachelshimell On Friday, August 25th, 2017
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 – Confabulation!

Edinburgh Fringe 2017–Pleasance Courtyard (Venue 33), 60 Pleasance, EH8 9TJ, 24-28 at 1.40pm (1hr) Tickets £7 – £12/concessions £8-£11 Recommended 12+ (restriction). Warning – Contains Strong More...

By tgproffitt1995 On Friday, August 25th, 2017
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 – Strangers: A Magic Play II

Venue: the Space @ Surgeons Hall Dates: 4th-26th of August, 2017 20:00 (4th- 12th), 12:00 (14th-19th), 13:05 (21st-26th) Tickets: £10 (£8 conc) Venue Box Office: 0131 510 2384 Strickland Productions proudly presents Strangers: More...

By Michael Casey On Friday, August 25th, 2017
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 : The Thinking Drinkers****

The Thinking Drinkers Underbelly Ermintrude |2035 THE THINKING Drinkers have been playing to sell out audiences at the Edinburgh Fringe over August. There is a slight incentive to see the show for anyone who likes More...