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Latest Features

Our latest spotlights & features from the Fringe

A Network of Independent Critics at Edinburgh Fringe

Applications are open for the fourth year of the Network of Independent Critics (NIC) at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2019, and Theatre Editor Daniel Perks is heading up the charg...

Edinburgh 2018 Spotlight – A Sockful Of Custard

The world's biggest arts festival, Edinburgh Fringe 2018, is here! We catch up with co-writer & performer Chris Larner, bringing A Sockful Of Custard to this year's festi...

Edinburgh 2018 Spotlight – The Vanishing Man; The Extinction Event

The world's biggest arts festival, Edinburgh Fringe 2018, is here! We catch up with performers David Aula and Simon Evans, bringing a double bill of The Vanishing Man and The ...

Edinburgh 2018 Spotlight – 3 Years, 1 Week and a Lemon Drizzle

The world's biggest arts festival, Edinburgh Fringe 2018, is here! We catch up with writers & performers Alexandra and Kate Donnachie, bringing 3 Years, 1 Week and a Lemon Dri...

Latest Reviews

Our latest reviews from the Fringe

Growing up in Kat Woods’ Killymuck estate

Kat Woods' Killymuck paints a futile, bleak picture of life on the Killymuck estate in the 1970s, as the class system becomes ever wider. Sound familiar? Maybe nothing much ha...

Anarchy, beauty, celebrity – Little Death Club

Bernie Dieter brings together a fierce family of cabaret and circus artists, under the Little Death Club, celebrating underground cabaret in the mainstream. Daniel Perks reviews:

One night out, One Life Stand for Middle Child

Middle Child return to Edinburgh with their latest production - Eve Nicol's debut, One Life Stand. It's a complex painting of a typical cosmopolitan night out. Daniel Per...

Not stripped down, but dressed. by Higginson

This real-life quartet of friends perform Lydia Higginson's personal account of being stripped at gun point in dressed. - a complex collaboration. Daniel Perks reviews:

The Shift of energy for Barely Methodical Troupe

Barely Methodical Troupe returns to Underbelly Circus Hub with Shift, a piece of theatrical circus that bursts with curiousity and energy. It harks back to the days of Bromance. Da...

Electrolyte – gig theatre to battle mental health

It's ok not to be ok in Electrolyte, a piece of gig theatre that highlights the issues surrounding mental health. Jonathan Penney reviews: