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EDINBURGH 2015 - BWW Reviews: LABELS, Pleasance Courtyard, August 8 2015EDINBURGH 2015 - BWW Reviews: LABELS, Pleasance Courtyard, August 8 2015
by Natalie O'Donoghue - August 9, 2015

This intimate new show from the award-winning Worklight Theatre draws on writer/performer Joe Sellman-Leava's experiences of mixed heritage and racism. Labels examines the way we use words, the line between curiosity and fear, and the rise of anti-immigration rhetoric. (more...)
Photo Flash: Edinburgh International Festival's THE HARMONIUM PROJECT Draws Huge CrowdPhoto Flash: Edinburgh International Festival's THE HARMONIUM PROJECT Draws Huge Crowd
by BWW News Desk - August 7, 2015

The Edinburgh International Festival opened last night with The Harmonium Project, a free outdoor animated performance that lit up the city's key concert hall, to celebrate 50 years of the Edinburgh Festival Chorus. Approximately 19,500 watched a series of projected artworks, designed by 59 Productions, on the Usher Hall whilst listening to John Adams' mesmerising choral work Harmonium. Scroll down for photos! (more...)
Story Pocket Theatre Brings STORYTELLER, STORYTELLER to Edinburgh Fringe, Now thru Aug 30Story Pocket Theatre Brings STORYTELLER, STORYTELLER to Edinburgh Fringe, Now thru Aug 30
by BWW News Desk - August 7, 2015

Award winning children's theatre company Story Pocket Theatre will present Storyteller, Storyteller from today 7 - Sunday 30 August 2015, 14.30 Free Show, Arch 3, New Waverley Arches, as part of the Freestival. (more...)
Lost in Translation Circus' THE HOGWALLOPS Set for Edinburgh Fringe, Now thru Aug 29Lost in Translation Circus' THE HOGWALLOPS Set for Edinburgh Fringe, Now thru Aug 29
by BWW News Desk - August 7, 2015

The Hogwallops by Lost in Translation Circus is slapstick fun for all the family from a multi skilled circus and physical theatre troupe. Thrillingly spectacular circus skills blend seamlessly with physical comedy, clowning, juggling, theatrical storytelling and slapstick in this colourful, loud and funny dramatisation of the domestic adventures of a chaotic, dysfunctional family of misfits. (more...)
Will Pickvance's ANATOMY OF THE PIANO Heads to Edinburgh Fringe TonightWill Pickvance's ANATOMY OF THE PIANO Heads to Edinburgh Fringe Tonight
by BWW News Desk - August 7, 2015

Edinburgh based virtuoso pianist, wit and raconteur Will Pickvance has adapted his award winning, smash hit show Anatomy of the Piano for children -- but it still includes plenty in for adults to enjoy. (more...)
NINA SIMONE: SOUL SESSIONS Comes to Edinburgh Fringe TonightNINA SIMONE: SOUL SESSIONS Comes to Edinburgh Fringe Tonight
by BWW News Desk - August 6, 2015

A dazzling new show called Nina Simone: Soul Sessions will be performed at Assembly Checkpoint from tonight 6 - Sunday 30 August, 20.50. The concert is devised and performed by Apphia Campbell, creator and star of 2014's Fringe hit Black Is The Color Of My Voice. (more...)
Christina Bianco Brings PARTY OF ONE! to Edinburgh Fringe TonightChristina Bianco Brings PARTY OF ONE! to Edinburgh Fringe Tonight
by BWW News Desk - August 6, 2015

Acclaimed singer, actor and impressionist Christina Bianco returns to Edinburgh Festival Fringe for her solo show Party of One! at Assembly George Square Gardens Spiegeltent Palazzo from tonight 6 - Sunday 16 August, 19.20 (ends 20.20). (more...)
Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of BABY LAME: DON'T CALL IT A COMEBACK! at Edinburgh FringePhoto Flash: Meet the Cast of BABY LAME: DON'T CALL IT A COMEBACK! at Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk - August 5, 2015

Tuffbroad Productions present BABY LAME: DON'T CALL IT A COMEBACK! in an Edinburgh preview on 12th August 2015 at 8.30PM. Leave your inhibitions at the door... SHE'S BACK. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the cast! (more...)
Dark Comedy ALLIE Premieres at Edinburgh Fringe Festival TonightDark Comedy ALLIE Premieres at Edinburgh Fringe Festival Tonight
by BWW News Desk - August 5, 2015

ALLIE, a new dark comedy written and performed by Edinburgh born actor Ruaraidh Murray, will be Murray's first ever two-hander alongside Edinburgh born actress Megan Shandley. This will premiere at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival at the Gilded Balloon, tonight 5 - Monday 31 August 2015. (more...)
Momentum Venues Launch for 2015 Edinburgh Fringe, Featuring USHERS, 'MARIONETTE CIRCUS' and MoreMomentum Venues Launch for 2015 Edinburgh Fringe, Featuring USHERS, 'MARIONETTE CIRCUS' and More
by BWW News Desk - August 5, 2015

Momentum Venues - a fresh venue for the Edinburgh Fringe announces its complete inaugural programme. (more...)
Story Pocket Theatre's A POCKETFUL OF GRIMMS Plays Edinburgh Fringe, Now thru Aug 31Story Pocket Theatre's A POCKETFUL OF GRIMMS Plays Edinburgh Fringe, Now thru Aug 31
by BWW News Desk - August 5, 2015

A Pocketful of Grimms makes its UK debut at Gilded Balloon (Dining Room) from today 5 - Monday 31 August, 12.30 (ends 13.30). The production is presented by the award winning children's theatre company, Story Pocket Theatre. The company's creative team presented Arabian Nights, winner of the prestigious Primary Times Children's Choice Award at Edinburgh Festival Fringe, 2014. (more...)
BLACK IS THE COLOR OF MY VOICE Returns to Edinburgh Fringe, Now thru Aug 31BLACK IS THE COLOR OF MY VOICE Returns to Edinburgh Fringe, Now thru Aug 31
by BWW News Desk - August 5, 2015

By popular demand Black is the Color Of My Voice returns Gilded Balloon (Billiard Room) from tonight 5 - Monday 31 August, 13.15. This one woman show is inspired by a poiniant time in the life of singing legend Nina Simone. (more...)
Story Pocket Theatre's ARABIAN NIGHTS Heads Back to Edinburgh Fringe, Now thru Aug 23Story Pocket Theatre's ARABIAN NIGHTS Heads Back to Edinburgh Fringe, Now thru Aug 23
by BWW News Desk - August 5, 2015

Back by popular demand,  the award winning show Arabian Nights presented by, Story Pocket Theatre will perform at Gilded Balloon today 5 - Sunday 23 August, 11.15 (12.15 ends). (more...)
Photo Flash: LOVE BIRDS Comes to Edinburgh Fringe TodayPhoto Flash: LOVE BIRDS Comes to Edinburgh Fringe Today
by BWW News Desk - August 5, 2015

The world premiere of Robert J. Sherman's brand new musical LOVE BIRDS comes to this year's Edinburgh Fringe, today 5 - 31 August 2015, presented by KPS Productions and MusicWorld (UK) Ltd. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the cast in rehearsal below! (more...)
Racheal Ofori's PORTRAIT Set for Edinburgh Fringe Debut TonightRacheal Ofori's PORTRAIT Set for Edinburgh Fringe Debut Tonight
by BWW News Desk - August 5, 2015

Renowned production house Fuel are producing the work of a Fringe first timer at this year's festival. (more...)
Photo Flash: Shakespeare's Globe Makes Edinburgh Fringe Debut with SHAKESPEARE UNTOLD TonightPhoto Flash: Shakespeare's Globe Makes Edinburgh Fringe Debut with SHAKESPEARE UNTOLD Tonight
by BWW News Desk - August 5, 2015

London's world-renowned venue Shakespeare's Globe makes its Edinburgh Festival Fringe debut with two shows from the acclaimed family-friendly series Shakespeare Untold, running today 5 - 31 August 2015 (previews 5 - 7 August; no shows 12, 19 & 26 August) at Pleasance Courtyard. Shakespeare Untold features Romeo and Juliet (The Party Planner's Tale) and Titus Andronicus (The Piemaker's Tale) by Harper Ray and Adam Sibbald, based on the plays of William Shakespeare. Scroll down for a look at the stars in action! (more...)
EDINBURGH 2015 - BWW Interviews Rebecca CrookshankEDINBURGH 2015 - BWW Interviews Rebecca Crookshank
by Natalie O'Donoghue - August 3, 2015

Broadway World speaks to the writer and performer of Whiskey Tango Foxtrot Rebecca Crookshank ahead of her debut at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look - Shakespeare's Globe to Make Edinburgh Fringe Debut with SHAKESPEARE UNTOLDPhoto Flash: First Look - Shakespeare's Globe to Make Edinburgh Fringe Debut with SHAKESPEARE UNTOLD
by BWW News Desk - July 29, 2015

London's world-renowned venue Shakespeare's Globe makes its Edinburgh Festival Fringe debut with two shows from the acclaimed family-friendly series Shakespeare Untold, running 5 - 31 August 2015 (previews 5 - 7 August; no shows 12, 19 & 26 August) at Pleasance Courtyard. Shakespeare Untold features Romeo and Juliet (The Party Planner's Tale) and Titus Andronicus (The Piemaker's Tale) by Harper Ray and Adam Sibbald, based on the plays of William Shakespeare. Scroll down for a first look at the stars in action! (more...)
Will Pickvance's ANATOMY OF THE PIANO Headed to Edinburgh Fringe, Aug 7-30Will Pickvance's ANATOMY OF THE PIANO Headed to Edinburgh Fringe, Aug 7-30
by BWW News Desk - July 27, 2015

Edinburgh based virtuoso pianist, wit and raconteur Will Pickvance has adapted his award winning, smash hit show Anatomy of the Piano for children -- but it still includes plenty in for adults to enjoy. (more...)
Lost in Translation Circus' THE HOGWALLOPS Set for Edinburgh Fringe, Aug 7-29Lost in Translation Circus' THE HOGWALLOPS Set for Edinburgh Fringe, Aug 7-29
by BWW News Desk - July 27, 2015

The Hogwallops by Lost in Translation Circus is slapstick fun for all the family from a multi skilled circus and physical theatre troupe. Thrillingly spectacular circus skills blend seamlessly with physical comedy, clowning, juggling, theatrical storytelling and slapstick in this colourful, loud and funny dramatisation of the domestic adventures of a chaotic, dysfunctional family of misfits. (more...)
Racheal Ofori's PORTRAIT Set for Edinburgh Fringe Debut, Aug 5-29Racheal Ofori's PORTRAIT Set for Edinburgh Fringe Debut, Aug 5-29
by BWW News Desk - July 27, 2015

Renowned production house Fuel are producing the work of a Fringe first timer at this year's festival. (more...)
Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with LOVE BIRDS, Coming to Edinburgh Fringe Next MonthPhoto Flash: In Rehearsal with LOVE BIRDS, Coming to Edinburgh Fringe Next Month
by BWW News Desk - July 24, 2015

The world premiere of Robert J. Sherman's brand new musical LOVE BIRDS comes to this year's Edinburgh Fringe, 5 - 31 August 2015, presented by KPS Productions and MusicWorld (UK) Ltd. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the cast in rehearsal below! (more...)
Christina Bianco to Bring PARTY OF ONE! to Edinburgh Fringe, Aug 6-16Christina Bianco to Bring PARTY OF ONE! to Edinburgh Fringe, Aug 6-16
by BWW News Desk - July 21, 2015

Acclaimed singer, actor and impressionist Christina Bianco returns to Edinburgh Festival Fringe for her solo show Party of One! at Assembly George Square Gardens Spiegeltent Palazzo from Thursday 6 - Sunday 16 August, 19.20 (ends 20.20). (more...)
Story Pocket Theatre's ARABIAN NIGHTS Heads Back to Edinburgh Fringe, Aug 5-23Story Pocket Theatre's ARABIAN NIGHTS Heads Back to Edinburgh Fringe, Aug 5-23
by BWW News Desk - July 21, 2015

Back by popular demand,  the award winning show Arabian Nights presented by, Story Pocket Theatre will perform at Gilded Balloon Wednesday 5 - Sunday 23 August, 11.15 (12.15 ends). (more...)
BLACK IS THE COLOR OF MY VOICE to Return to Edinburgh Fringe, Aug 5-31BLACK IS THE COLOR OF MY VOICE to Return to Edinburgh Fringe, Aug 5-31
by BWW News Desk - July 21, 2015

By popular demand Black is the Color Of My Voice returns Gilded Balloon (Billiard Room) from Wednesday 5 - Monday 31 August, 13.15. This one woman show is inspired by a poiniant time in the life of singing legend Nina Simone. (more...)

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