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Harriet Braine's TOTAL ECLIPSE OF THE ART Set for Edinburgh FringeHarriet Braine's TOTAL ECLIPSE OF THE ART Set for Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk - June 20, 2017

The 2016 Funny Women Stage Award winner and So You Think You're Funny? finalist of the same year, Harriet Braine, believes that art history delivered through the medium of parody song is the only possible remedy for the broken hearts and minds of a broken world. (more...)
Geoff Norcott's RIGHT-LEANING BUT WELL-MEANING to Play Edinburgh FringeGeoff Norcott's RIGHT-LEANING BUT WELL-MEANING to Play Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk - June 20, 2017

In the divisive political climate of 2017, Conservative and Leave-voting comedian, Geoff Norcott, has spent so long defending his views behind cultural enemy lines he's started wondering, 'What if they're right about the right?' (more...)
One-Woman Show GOBLIN MARKET Set for 59E59, Edinburgh This SummerOne-Woman Show GOBLIN MARKET Set for 59E59, Edinburgh This Summer
by BWW News Desk - June 20, 2017

A haunting folktale of sisterhood, enchantment, and salvation, Goblin Market is based on the widely popular poem of Christina Rossetti. (more...)
Carmen Lynch to Bring LYNCHED to Edinburgh FringeCarmen Lynch to Bring LYNCHED to Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk - June 20, 2017

Carmen Lynch comes to the Edinburgh Fringe after enjoying a host of high profile television appearances. As well as The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, and twice on The Late Show with David Letterman, she has been featured on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, Conan, @midnight (Comedy Central), Inside Amy Schumer, and The Good Wife. (more...)
Charly Clive and Ellen Robertson to Bring 'JOHN' to Edinburgh FringeCharly Clive and Ellen Robertson to Bring 'JOHN' to Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk - June 20, 2017

Following on from their sellout debut with Britney, the hit comedy on the unlikely subject of a real-life brain tumour, Charly Clive and Ellen Robertson bring you John: an onstage USA road trip punctuated by documentary footage the pair filmed as overconfident and underprepared 18-year-olds. (more...)
EDINBURGH 2017: Pick Of The Programme - TheatreEDINBURGH 2017: Pick Of The Programme - Theatre
by Natalie O'Donoghue - June 20, 2017

With hundreds of theatre productions to choose from at the 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe, BroadwayWorld reviewer Natalie O'Donoghue has narrowed down her top picks from the theatre section of the programme (more...)
BEN VAN DER VELDE - SIDEKICK Headed to Edinburgh This SummerBEN VAN DER VELDE - SIDEKICK Headed to Edinburgh This Summer
by BWW News Desk - June 19, 2017

Some people are life's heroes: leading men and women full of swash, buckle and derring-do. Others just hold their jackets. (more...)
Alex Kealy to Bring THE ART OF THE KEAL to Edinburgh FringeAlex Kealy to Bring THE ART OF THE KEAL to Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk - June 19, 2017

Liberal democracy is having a rough old time. Reactionary nationalism is on the rise (except for Scottish Nationalism which is of course progressive and pure in absolutely every way). America - well, its electoral college - has put a vengeful baby in the White House and Britain has chosen this moment to smear a turd on its closest European allies / gloriously take back control (delete as appropriate). (more...)
Abi Roberts to Bring ANGLICHANKA (ENGLISHWOMAN) to Edinburgh FringeAbi Roberts to Bring ANGLICHANKA (ENGLISHWOMAN) to Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk - June 19, 2017

The first UK comic to perform in Russia (in Russian) tells all at Underbelly, Cowgate (White Belly), Edinburgh from 3 - 27 August (not 14) at 6.40pm. (more...)
EDINBURGH 2017: Pick Of The Programme - MusicalsEDINBURGH 2017: Pick Of The Programme - Musicals
by Natalie O'Donoghue - June 19, 2017

BroadwayWorld reviewer Natalie O'Donoghue selects her top picks from the musicals section of the Edinburgh Fringe programme. (more...)
Romy Nordlinger's PLACES to Make World Premiere at 59E59 Before Edinburgh FringeRomy Nordlinger's PLACES to Make World Premiere at 59E59 Before Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2017

Yonder Window Theatre Company and Parity Productions have announced that writer/performer Romy Nordlinger's Places is among the selected performances for this year's East to Edinburgh at 59E59 Theaters (Val Day, Artistic Director; Brian Beirne, Managing Director). Places will play 6 performances in July before traveling to Edinburgh, Scotland for the 2017 Fringe Festival where it will have 25 performances over the month of August (4th - 27th).   (more...)
Full Programme for SPIRIT OF '47 Announced at Edinburgh International FestivalFull Programme for SPIRIT OF '47 Announced at Edinburgh International Festival
by BWW News Desk - June 14, 2017

Today the International Festival and British Council announce full details for Spirit of '47, a co-curated programme celebrating international cultural collaboration. The 10 day season of events features performances, screenings and talks from all over the world. (more...)
EDINBURGH 2017: Pick Of The Programme - Children's ShowsEDINBURGH 2017: Pick Of The Programme - Children's Shows
by Natalie O'Donoghue - June 14, 2017

BroadwayWorld reviewer Natalie O'Donoghue selects her top children's show picks from the 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe programme. (more...)
JOJO BELLINI: CRASH-BANG CABARET! Set for Edinburgh Fringe This AugustJOJO BELLINI: CRASH-BANG CABARET! Set for Edinburgh Fringe This August
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2017

JoJo Bellini, the busty, brassy, salacious songstress, returns to The Fringe with a hilariously naughty cabaret about car accidents, kink and cucumbers. (more...)
John Robertson's DOMINANT Set for Edinburgh FringeJohn Robertson's DOMINANT Set for Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2017

More wild stand-up from the Cardinal of Chaos, the Ayatollah of Abuse, the Duke of Puke: Mr John Robertson. (more...)
Francesco De Carlo to Bring Brand New Show COMFORT ZONE to Edinburgh FringeFrancesco De Carlo to Bring Brand New Show COMFORT ZONE to Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2017

What do you discover when you decide to leave the safety of your sofa in Italy to become a foreigner in the UK, just as the UK decides to leave Europe? Francesco De Carlo has done just that, and shares his adventures and hilarious findings in his brand new show, Comfort Zone. (more...)
DANNY O'BRIEN: RACONTOUR Set for Edinburgh Fringe This AugustDANNY O'BRIEN: RACONTOUR Set for Edinburgh Fringe This August
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2017

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Conor Drum to Return to Edinburgh Fringe with ALL MY FRIENDS ARE DEADConor Drum to Return to Edinburgh Fringe with ALL MY FRIENDS ARE DEAD
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2017

In the last year Conor has lost a girlfriend, two stone in weight and sadly had to say goodbye to his best friend. Now he's on his own... Following a very successful run at last year's Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Conor Drum returns to The Fringe with a new full-hour version of his show All My Friends Are Dead, having had to turn away people every night for last year's 40 minute version. (more...)
AMTP & RCS Team for ATLANTIC Premiere at Edinburgh FringeAMTP & RCS Team for ATLANTIC Premiere at Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk - June 12, 2017

A two-part musical collaboration exploring the nature of home, travel and identity will premiere at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, the world's largest arts festival. (more...)
EDINBURGH 2017: Pick Of The Programme - CabaretEDINBURGH 2017: Pick Of The Programme - Cabaret
by Natalie O'Donoghue - June 12, 2017

BroadwayWorld reviewer Natalie O'Donoghue selects her top picks from the cabaret section of the Edinburgh Fringe programme. (more...)
EDINBURGH 2017: Pick Of The Programme - ComedyEDINBURGH 2017: Pick Of The Programme - Comedy
by Natalie O'Donoghue - June 7, 2017

BWW reviewer Natalie O'Donoghue selects her top comedy picks at this years Edinburgh Festival Fringe. (more...)
The Mighty Caesar to Present ONE WITH EVERYTHING at Edinburgh FringeThe Mighty Caesar to Present ONE WITH EVERYTHING at Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk - June 1, 2017

The Mighty Caesar will present One With Everything, created and performed by Caesar at ASSEMBLY GEORGE SQUARE OMNITORIUM, running 2  - 28 August as part of Edinburgh Fringe 2017. (more...)
The Scottish Drama Training Network to Premiere Mark Thomson's SNOWFLAKE at Edinburgh FringeThe Scottish Drama Training Network to Premiere Mark Thomson's SNOWFLAKE at Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2017

In January this year The Scottish Drama Training Network (SDTN) and Pleasance Theatre Trust announced a new initiative to support Acting, Performance and Technical Theatre graduates from Scotland's Colleges and Higher Education Institutions as they make the transition from training to industry. (more...)
Applications Open for Network of Independent Critics in 2nd Season at Edinburgh FringeApplications Open for Network of Independent Critics in 2nd Season at Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk - March 20, 2017

Applications open today for participants to join the Network of Independent Critics for their second season at Edinburgh Festival Fringe, from 4th-28th August 2017. (more...)
Assembly Roxy Theatre Award Winners AnnouncedAssembly Roxy Theatre Award Winners Announced
by Natalie O'Donoghue - February 23, 2017

Assembly Festival is proud to announce the first winner of the brand-new Assembly Roxy Theatre (ART) Award for developing Scottish performance companies at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.  (more...)

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