Stephen K Amos - The Best Medicine

Stephen K Amos - The Best Medicine

One woman laughed out of all control tonight, and Stephen K. 

Jack the Knife

Jack the Knife

Jack Klaff was outside chatting to audience members for some time before the show, and shook our hands as we entered. 

Scott Agnew: Pride (In The Name of Love)

Scott Agnew: Pride (In The Name of Love)

Scott Agnew is a really nice guy who has a strong stage presence and has some very good lines. 

Connection Failed

Connection Failed

This is the first production that this Welsh group has brought to Edinburgh, and is the third play by its writer. 

Man Who Fell Out of Bed

Man Who Fell Out of Bed

Mr Price (Scott Baxter) has had a very significant role in an election – or so it would seem. 

Cage

Cage

This show was written by and stars Dugald Bruce-Lockhart, as Jack, the central character who has been jilted by his fiancée immediately before their marriage some months back. 

Rap Guide to Human Nature

Rap Guide to Human Nature

Here is a extremely entertaining show that conveys more scientific and theoretical information than any other show I have seen. 

Little Black B**tard

Little Black B**tard

Noel Tovey is a legend. 

Shazia Mirza - Multiple Choice

Shazia Mirza - Multiple Choice

Shazia Mirza’s show begins fairly quietly with the usual audience foreplay. 

Porgy and Bess

Porgy and Bess

This is probably the most stunning and gorgeous show I have ever seen in Edinburgh. 

Paul Sinha: 'Extreme Anti-White Vitriol'

Paul Sinha: 'Extreme Anti-White Vitriol'

Paul Sinha has yet to really breakout, although he’s been building a solid stand-up foundation over the years at the Fringe. 

Shappi Khorsandi: The Moon on a Stick

Shappi Khorsandi: The Moon on a Stick

There were some brilliant one-liners in this show, and I’m tending to think that this is what Shappi Khorsandi really does best. 

Poem Without a Hero

Poem Without a Hero

Holly Strickland performs the poem by Anna Akhmatova, translated by D M Thomas, with extra verses translated for this performance. 

Forgetting [pause] Pinter

Forgetting [pause] Pinter

Beginning with Pinter being interviewed onstage by a voice from the back of the theatre, we quickly move into an intimate and very involving drama. 

Five Women Wearing the Same Dress

Five Women Wearing the Same Dress

We are in the American Deep South. 

Master and Margarita

Master and Margarita

The setting is Moscow in 1930. 

Homo Asbo

Homo Asbo

Richard Fry is here a tough guy who is both gay and a terror! But he’s such a nice guy you do have to make an effort to see that. 

The Retreat

The Retreat

Nick takes his girlfriend Flora off for a quiet rural weekend. 

Rapconteur

Rapconteur

Baba Brinkman is famed for his Rap Canterbury Tales and later shows such as the Rap Guide to Evolution. 

Naked, Live and Never Again: My Last Discourse on Dramatic Method

Naked, Live and Never Again: My Last Discourse on Dramatic Method

An actor – Jack Treadwell – known to his friends as “Tread” is giving his very last lecture/performance on dramatic method and the art of acting. 

Head of the Fork

Head of the Fork

Two very young guys share a house. 

Smiler

Smiler

Richard Fry begins with a big smile and tells us how he loves them and how they light up the world. 

Importance of Being Earnest

Importance of Being Earnest

This is a very traditional production, but none the worse for that. 

Dream of Sancho

Dream of Sancho

Don Quixote has forgotten his role and nature. 

Edinburgh Tonight With Joe Simmons

Edinburgh Tonight With Joe Simmons

This was the grand opening of a new show which will happen regularly through this year’s Fringe, hosted by Joe Simmons at Symposium Hall. 

Michael Topping - 'Heels over Head in Love!'

Michael Topping - 'Heels over Head in Love!'

This was a very entertaining start to a Sunday from a very experienced and polished performer. 

6766

6766

This is the first outing for a young company. 

Joe Power - The Man Who Sees Dead People

Joe Power - The Man Who Sees Dead People

Here was the biggest audience yet. 

Tony Tanner's Charlatan

Tony Tanner's Charlatan

Tony Tanner is a man with an illustrious theatrical history, who amongst other things received two ‘Tony’ nominations for his work on Joseph and the Technicolor Dreamcoat. 

No Child...

No Child...

Nilaja Sun spent six years as a teaching artist in the Bronx . 

Flesh and Blood and Fish and Fowl

Flesh and Blood and Fish and Fowl

The office at the end of the world. 

Stripped

Stripped

A kaleidoscope of absorbing characters are created by one actor in this play, written and performed by Hannah Chalmers and directed by Rikki Beadle-Blair.