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Brick City – The Backstage Tour!

Brick City – The Backstage Tour!

LEGO artist Warren Elsmore is based in Edinburgh but his studio isn’t open to the public – until now! Join him and his team backstage, meet the artists, see fantastic LEGO sculptures and marvel at an amazing LEGO diorama that they build live throughout the whole month of August! And yes, they do get to build LEGO – for a living! Entrances every 30 minutes, tour will last approximately one hour. Continue Reading

How To Get Paid... To Play With LEGO!

How To Get Paid... To Play With LEGO!

It's every child's (and adult's!) dream job isn't it? Join this professional LEGO artist as he explains how he turned a hobby into a full-time career, building models out of LEGO bricks! One of only a handful of artists worldwide working in LEGO bricks, Edinburgh-based Warren Elsmore shows you behind the scenes of his career with, of course, a few war stories along the way! Continue Reading

Yoggle and the Wonderful Waterfall

Yoggle and the Wonderful Waterfall

Join the storytellers on this absurd, family-friendly, theatrical adventure. Follow an omjom called Yoggle as his life gets turned upside down (and rather wet). Frolick with hodgehugs, underbunglers and finglebingle birds in this colourful, nonsense tale of friendship. Remember: you're never alone when you have good friends. This puppet show was created by students at Abingdon and Witney College in Oxfordshire, they are thrilled to be returning for their second Festival Fringe. Continue Reading

The Glorious Invention of Emmanuel Stork

The Glorious Invention of Emmanuel Stork

On a remote island, shrouded in mist and in a sea nobody visits, a small community have chosen to be forgotten by the world outside. But, that’s all about to change in this new, rambunctious tale for the whole family. From award-winning NYT, this is ‘a force to be reckoned with’ **** (BroadwayBaby.com). ‘Storytelling at the highest level, told with vigour and intelligence that completely engages adults as well as children’ (FringeReview, Recommended Show). ‘A consummate Continue Reading

Multitudes

Multitudes

Walt Whitman stops somewhere, waiting for you... at the Quaker Meeting House in Edinburgh, 7-11 August at 4:30pm each day. This original one-man show, written by the founders of the Zephyr Stage in Fruita, Colorado, USA. Runs for one hour with no intermission. Meet the gay father of American poetry – author of the classic volume Leaves of Grass which includes Song of Myself. Whitman, who was also a Civil War nurse and friend of President Lincoln, was an advocate for the democratic ideal. There Continue Reading

The Sorries

The Sorries

After eight successful runs with a host of sell-out shows, the kilted duo return with more selections from the Scottish songbook. Inspired by a love of The Corries, Douglas Kay and Martin Philip sing, play and banter their way through an entertaining hour of traditional Scottish and comic songs. 'Deliciously infectious... riotous fun' ***** (ThreeWeeks). 'Authentic, lively and hugely, hugely enjoyable' ***** (BroadwayBaby.com). 'A must for lovers of Scots songs' **** Continue Reading

The Bakewell Bake Off

The Bakewell Bake Off

Take eight eager contestants, three feuding judges and one bewildered host and mix together in a small village. Add the pressure of a baking competition, and you've got a recipe for a hilarious musical comedy! The small English village of Bakewell is holding its annual baking competition and the eclectic and eccentric group of contestants are each hoping that their baking skills will impress the judges. Come and join the folk of Bakewell for their annual bake off, where signature bakes combine Continue Reading

Departure Lounge

Departure Lounge

Stuck in a Departure Lounge waiting for their delayed flight home from a riotous holiday in Malaga, four lads realise that each is hiding a secret and their week in the sun was less blissful than it seemed. Pete looks on in pain as the other boys ring their parents, Ross regrets making no headway with the girl of his dreams, JB has friends-forever fantasies that aren’t reciprocated and Jordan hides his true sexuality under a reputation for being a stud. A hilarious high energy musical. Continue Reading

Seriously Funny

Seriously Funny

Spare an hour for quality comedy that educates and entertains! Comedians are joined on stage by Edinburgh's researchers to explore local and global issues of healthcare, gender identity and current politics. Featuring Bethany Black, Daphna Baram and Ed Patrick joined by Gina Maya Roberts, Dr Eurig Scandrett and Dr Mhairi Aitken. Hosted by Eleanor Morton. Continue Reading