Gethin Alderman: Limelight

Gethin Alderman: Limelight

Gethin Alderman presents his new show all about limes. And sometimes other things. Join him for a fast-paced, physical 45-minute show of surreal character comedy and clown. It’s fun, it’s silly, it may contain facts... 

Caspar Thomas: More Magic and Mentalism

Caspar Thomas: More Magic and Mentalism

Stunning, skilful magic from Caspar Thomas. Following his successful runs at the Edinburgh and Brighton Fringes 2015 to 2017, Caspar returns to Edinburgh to perform more new and classic (invented by some of the greatest magicians of the last 120 years) close-up, interactive, before-your-very-eyes sleight of hand magic and mentalism... 

Frankomime's Monster

Frankomime's Monster

To celebrate the 200th anniversary of the Gothic classic Frankenstein comes a children's show full of scientific rigor (of the 'mortis' variety), songs and very, very small crowd scene 

There May Be Pirates... There May Be Dragons...

There May Be Pirates... There May Be Dragons...

They say all the best stories contain pirates or dragons... Who will you see today? Join in with a lucky dip of action packed stories. Eden from Stories Alive plays Captain Jake or Gruff the troubadour to bring to life these historic romps... 

Dommy B Presents...

Dommy B Presents...

Award-winning, high-energy storyteller Dommy B returns for his fourth consecutive Fringe with magical tales of monsters and mayhem! ‘Really very inspiring. I love the seriousness and the humour (Benjamin Zephaniah)... 

The New Maths Magic Show

The New Maths Magic Show

The sequel to last year’s full house show. Experience and learn new mathematical magic tricks. Jason Davison, a Mathemagician, is on a quest to help you appreciate maths in a whole new way... 

Sexy Beasts

Sexy Beasts

‘The most eccentric and equally the most talented woman you will see in Edinburgh this month’ **** (BroadwayBaby.com). This fabulous accordion diva from the port of Amsterdam has performed on more than a thousand stages all over Europe and the United States... 

The Maths Magic Show

The Maths Magic Show

Experience and learn mathematical magic tricks. Jason Davison is a magician and a mathematician on a quest to help you appreciate maths in a whole new way. Learn to read minds, make predictions and avoid phone damage all with the power of mathemagics... 

Nerd Do Well

Nerd Do Well

‘The world’s most talented nerd!’ (The Trickery, Aberdeen). ‘How does he do that?!’ (TheLadBible.com). What if your superpowers were setting Rubik's cube records, lightning fast mathematics and memory skills? What if your kryptonite was human contact, nightclubs and the memory of Lotty rejecting you in the playground aged 10? Join Tom Crosbie on the scenic route to self-improvement as he masters the talents nobody knew he needed. 

Aaaaaaaaaaaaagh! Dinosaurs!

Aaaaaaaaaaaaagh! Dinosaurs!

A young troll girl finds herself defending the town from a gang of destructive, deadly dinosaurs! Recruiting allies – a goblin wizard and flame breathing dragon – does she have what it takes to save the day and calm these dangerous dinos' raging reign? Here is the fourth exciting adventure show from Dommy B (BBC’s Rhyme Rocket), following highly popular national tours of The Dragon Who Hates Poetry (co-produced by Z Arts), Spark, the Goblin Wizard (co-produced by Hamilton Project) and When Trolls Try to Eat Your Goldfish (co-produced by Action Transport Theatre, Z Arts and Big Imaginations). 

Aspects of Joy – Free

Aspects of Joy – Free

Joy Carter’s stand-up centres around a cute theme that works well for its midday slot. As the title suggests, Carter explores both her own autobiography and the emotion of joy. Apparently adults laugh on average fifteen times a day, as opposed to children’s two-hundred times... 

All-in-One Fun – Free

All-in-One Fun – Free

Join West Country comedian Cerys Nelmes as she entertains you and your children for 45 minutes of onesie fun! Wear your onesie, and have some funsie! There will be music, dancing, games, story time and lots of audience participation! Cerys will also be reading her new book, The Sad Unicorn, written and created by Cerys and her teenage son, Callam... 

Sean Murphy in Kids' Party Confidential

Sean Murphy in Kids' Party Confidential

Why wait to celebrate? Australian comedian Sean Murphy's throwing the ultimate kids' party at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe! Kids’ Party Confidential is your ticket to all the highs and humiliations of the best fiesta without the clean-up... 

Backstage Cabaret

Backstage Cabaret

She's performed in Las Vegas, she's performed in England and now for the first time Samantha appears at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. An astonishing singer with an astonishing range of vocal styles and material... 

Albee Vector the Sound Collector

Albee Vector the Sound Collector

Amid the gloriously eccentric trappings of the Treasure Island themed Italian restaurant Hispaniola (a former haunt of Robert Louis Stevenson’s), Greenlight Theatre have achieved something rare and wonderful - a truly magical children's show... 

Kids Do the Funniest Things! - Free

Kids Do the Funniest Things! - Free

This comedy workshop will get your kids writing their own jokes and performing them onstage - all within an hour! Course leader Paul B Edwards is a hugely experienced professional stand-up comic, runs workshops in schools, colleges and youth centres and is a director of The Comedy Workshop Company... 

Lunchtime with Patsy Cline

Lunchtime with Patsy Cline

Crazy, I fall to pieces and sweet dreams ... just a few of the hits in this one woman show telling the story of Patsy Cline from her point of view. The story of her upbringing, her rise to fame, her men and her attitude is brought to life in words, song and film. 

The Midlife Crisis Cabaret Show

The Midlife Crisis Cabaret Show

Two women run off to the Fringe in a Peugeot van with a kid in tow. Another tick off on the bucket list to do Edinburgh. Cue cabaret songs and middle-aged banter from Ishbel and Lorraine (and a nine year old called Adam).