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Nick Cope\'s Family Song Book

Nick Cope's Family Song Book

'Nick Cope is the indie-surrealist kids' entertainer Robyn Hitchcock and Syd Barrett, foolishly distracted by cult status, never were.' (Stewart Lee). With songs about dogs eating soap and dragons called Keith rummaging around second hand shops. 'Even the shyest of kids will warm to his unpretentious style.' **** (Fest). 'A brilliant show' ***** (TheEdinburghReporter.co.uk). 'Go and see him.' **** (BroadwayBaby.com). 'Our family's favourite songwriter.' (Lucy Porter). Continue Reading

Oskar\'s Amazing Adventure

Oskar's Amazing Adventure

Desperate for some fun, Oskar leaves the snowbound, little house on top of the mountain to find a friendly animal to play with. But where are all the animals? And why does Oskar have to wait till spring to play his favourite game again? This heart-warming, humorous play uses a rich mix of storytelling, physical theatre, puppetry, music and song to tell the tale of a puppy's search for friendship in the wilderness of the Alps. A brand new play by Anglo-Swiss Theatre Fideri Fidera – the company Continue Reading

Funny Women Fest

Funny Women Fest

Funny Women takes over your lunch hour with a feast of comedy, interviews and highlights from the very best of the Fringe. Hang out with some of the most interesting and promising new acts at the festival, which is surely more exciting than that meal deal you're clutching! We've got comedians, writers, TV stars, producers, directors and an endless supply of funny women to satisfy any comedy appetite. ‘Funny Women celebrates women finding their voice in comedy. It's flying the flag for funny Continue Reading

Pub Quiz for Kids With Patrick Monahan

Pub Quiz for Kids With Patrick Monahan

The fantastically fun family quiz hosted by one of the UK's favourite stand-ups is back after last year’s triumphant silliness and mayhem. Story knowledge and music rounds mix with the mystery round where we know the questions but only one person can know the answer. And that person's in the audience. All that and the dance-off, too. Confused? Don’t worry, so are we! Prepare for lots of laughs... and very few prizes. 'An atmosphere of unending happiness' ***** (Arts Award Voice). Continue Reading

Big Bite-Size Lunch Hour: Izzy\'s Manifestos

Big Bite-Size Lunch Hour: Izzy's Manifestos

It's time to think outside the box, go crazy, go skydiving or just go to a different pub this Friday. Running at something is better than just running away, right? Or maybe it's both? Especially when you start referring to yourself in the third person. Izzy's Manifestos is a sharply funny, moving new play by Cardiff's Kevin Jones (twice Bafta-Cymru nominated television drama editor). 'Seize every hour, even if it does leave you dressed as a nun feeding the birds in your lunch break' (Izzy). Izzy Continue Reading

Balloonatics

Balloonatics

Scottish comedian Chris Henry brings his hit kids show, Balloonatics, to Edinburgh as part of his world tour. A guaranteed chaos-filled, fun-packed hour of inflatable buffoonery, with never a dull moment for parent or child. Everyone is invited to join in and become a part of the Balloonatics Army, where it doesn't matter how technically gifted you are, as long as you're having fun! Runner-up for the Children's Event Award at Perth Fringe World 2017. 'Pitched perfectly' (Primary Times). Continue Reading

From Dust

From Dust

Gilly is hiding. No one's looking for him. It's New Year's Eve, a wood fire glows in the corner of the cabin, two Bakewell tarts wait on the table, an old VHS is whirring in the background. Three miles down the gravel track, Jessie's knackered Renault Clio has finally given up on him, and it's snowing... a lot. Gaelic folklore collides with the 21st century in an adventure told through light and shadow. A fable about new beginnings, lost love and howling into the big beyond. The company behind Continue Reading

Lauren Bok: Is That a Burrito in Your Pocket or Are You Just Happy You Have a Burrito

Lauren Bok: Is That a Burrito in Your Pocket or Are You Just Happy You Have a Burrito

We're born, we're shovelled into a channel of carbohydrate, the weight of life's commitments are thrown on top of us. The Tomato Salsa of Dreams. The Guacamole of Expectations. The Sour Cream of Hope. The award-winning sell-out show from one of Australia's hottest newcomers, Lauren Bok, brings together her rubber face, endearing character and distinctive insight into love, death and burritos. Wrapped up neat in a package, not too corny, ready to get jalapeno face, and go the full enchilada. Continue Reading

Three Half Pints Present The Three Musketeers

Three Half Pints Present The Three Musketeers

CBeebies' favourites (Justin's House, Spot Bots) swashbuckle their way through a hilarious, new adventure of chivalry, swordplay and slips. Chaos, mayhem and stupidity reign supreme in the trio's most ridiculous adventure yet! Will they defeat the dastardly evil-doers? Will they save the damsel in distress? Will they actually read the book before the show? The 17th century's never been so silly! Ages 5+. 'Exuberant, slapstick silliness... great fun' ***** (Mumsnet.com). 'Sure to captivate you' Continue Reading

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