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More details - Audacious Mr Astley - the man who invented circuses!
The man who invented circuses returns to #Edfringe! With his wife, war hero and trick-rider Phillip Astley roped off a Ring in an open field in Lambeth, London, near today’s Waterloo Station, and from Easter Monday 1768 performed astounding displays of equestrian expertise.
Pleasance Courtyard, Pleasance, EDINBURGH
Today to Sun 25 Aug

More details - Do Our Best
Do Our Best is a devastating comedy from the exciting new voice of Welsh writer Remy Beasley (Stella, Sky One; Paines Plough Roundabout Season 2016), directed by Fringe First award-winning director, Hannah Banister.
Underbelly Cowgate (Iron Belly), 66 Cowgate
Today to Sun 25 Aug

More details - R'n'J: The Untold Story of Shakespeare's Roz and Jules
Juliet’s double pregnant, Rosaline decides she does indeed want Romeo, but Romeo’s definitely dead. Join Roz and Jules on an epic tragicomedy adventure to clear their names, heal family strife and safely deliver those babies!
3 Chambers Street Edinburgh
Today to Mon 26 Aug

More details - Nick Dixon - Christianity and Me
Nick Dixon performing the first PRO CHRISTIANITY COMEDY SHOW to ever appear at the Edinburgh Fringe this August. Nick Dixon is considering doing something so controversial and shameful, he will be ridiculed and hated by the comedy community, his family, and most of the country.
The Mash House, 37 Guthrie Street, Edinburgh
Today to Sat 24 Aug

More details - Like Animals
Like Animals is a funny and poignant investigation into love and communication in human (and not so human) relationships, directed by Herald Angel Award winner Ellie Dubois (No Show).
Summerhall (Old Lab), Summer Place
Today to Sun 25 Aug

More details - A Womb of One's Own
Funny, clever and politically challenging, A Womb of One’s Own follows a young woman on her journey of self and sexual discovery, exploring the emotional rollercoaster of an unwanted pregnancy, an abortion and the surrounding taboos.
Pleasance Dome (Ten), Potterow, Edinburgh
Today to Mon 26 Aug

More details - The Burning
Following back-to-back sell out shows, including All Quiet on the Western Front and Tobacco Road, Incognito return, in their award-winning physical style, with a formidable tale of corruption, persecution and roaring rage.
Pleasance Courtyard (Upstairs), 60 Pleasance, Edinburgh
Today to Mon 26 Aug

More details - Bobby & Amy
From Fringe First award-winner Emily Jenkins (Rainbow, Edinburgh Fringe; Cookies, Theatre Royal Haymarket) comes Bobby & Amy, a dark comedy about friendship, heartache and the repercussions of foot-and-mouth disease.
Pleasance Courtyard (Upstairs), 60 Pleasance
Today to Mon 26 Aug

More details - Bible John
Recipient of Pleasance’s Charlie Hartill Theatre Reserve 2019, Bible John uses a real, unsolved series of murders that occurred in Glasgow at the Barrowlands Ballroom in the late 60s to interrogate the current cult of true crime and notions of victimhood.
Pleasance Courtyard (Above), 60 Pleasance, Edinburgh
Today to Mon 26 Aug

More details - Drowning
The perfect world premiere for true crime fans, Drowning is Jessica Ross’ blistering new play about the Lainz Angels of Death. In 1991, four Austrian nurses were charged with murdering 49 elderly patients in their beds, although estimates now put the death toll nearer to 200.
Pleasance Courtyard (Above), 60 Pleasance, Edinburgh
Today to Mon 26 Aug

More details - Paradise Lodge
A musical comedy set in a care home, Paradise Lodge is based on writer Steve Cooper’s experience of caring for his mother-in-law in her final years as she lived with dementia. One in three people will develop dementia and Paradise Lodge encourages people to think about the person behind the condition.
Underbelly Bristo Square (Dairy Room)
Today to Mon 26 Aug

More details - The Claim
After a hit London run in 2018, The Claim comes to Edinburgh Festival Fringe, now staged in the round, as part of the British Council Showcase 2019.
Paines Plough’s ROUNDABOUT, Summerhall
Today to Sun 25 Aug

More details - Ogg 'n' Ugg 'n' Dogg
2018 winner of Primary Times Children’s Choice Award, Theatre Fideri Fidera present their new comic play for all ages which takes on the amazing evolutionary process that transformed the wolf into man’s best friend.
Gilded Balloon Teviot (Dining Room), 13 Bristo Square, Edinburgh
Today to Mon 26 Aug

More details - Algorithms
The tragi-comic Algorithms introduces the bisexual Bridget Jones for the online generation. Developed on the Soho Theatre Writers’ Lab and longlisted for the Tony Craze Award 2018, Algorithms is a hilarious and touching new one woman play, written and performed by Sadie Clark (longlisted 4Stories, Channel 4 new-talent...
Pleasance Courtyard (Baby Grand), 60 Pleasance, Edinburgh
Today to Mon 26 Aug

More details - Nick Dixon - Christianity and Me
He is thinking of returning to Christianity. With the country divided, relations between men and women breaking down and mental health issues on the rise, Nick wonders whether a return to the principles of Christianity is what we need. What better way to resolve all this than with a comedy show?
The Mash House 37 Guthrie Street, Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sat 24 Aug

More details - Information Lecture:  Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path through the teaching of Bruno Groening
A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening. Through the absorption of the divine power, many people are experiencing the healing of illnesses and pain, that have been declared as “incurable” by the medical profession.
The Salisbury Centre 2 Salisbury Rd
Sat 24 Aug, Sat 5 Oct

The ’House’ Party of Angostura - Edinburgh Fringe More details - The 'House' Party of Angostura - Edinburgh Fringe
If you are lucky enough to be attending the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, we have a special showcase at Biscuit Factory in Leith on August the 24th and 25th from 3-11pm.
If you are lucky enough to be attending the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, we have a special showcase at Biscuit Factory in Leith on August the 24th and 25th from 3-11pm. Tickets are £15 and include entry 2 Cocktails (1 Rum cocktail, Gin Cocktail) and 1 Lo/No drink as well as this array of incredible entertainment including improv theatre, live music and DJs. Both days will host a two-hour live comedy slot from 19.00-21.00, compèred by BBC Radio presenter and comedy host, Julia Sutherland, an
Sat 24 Aug 19 and Sun 25 Aug
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More details - The Luna Cinema - Bohemian Rhapsody
The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh was founded in the 17th century as a physic garden. Now it extends over four Gardens boasting a rich living collection of plants, and is a world-renowned centre for plant science and education.
East Gate, Inverleith Row, Edinburgh
Sat 31 Aug 19

More details - The Luna Cinema - Sunshine On Leith
The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh was founded in the 17th century as a physic garden. Now it extends over four Gardens boasting a rich living collection of plants, and is a world-renowned centre for plant science and education.
East Gate, Inverleith Row, Edinburgh
Sun 1 Sep 19

More details - Walk Together Edinburgh
Join us as we Walk Together through the heart of Edinburgh, starting from Inverlieth Park and passing the Water of Leith and the Royal Botanic Garden. Our sponsored walk brings people together to show support for those undergoing treatment, remember loved ones and help stop people dying from bowel cancer.
Tanfield Bowling Club Arboretum Pl
Sun 1 Sep 19

More details - A Night Of Songs
Film-Director, author and lead singer of acclaimed Punk band The Skids, Richard Jobsonpresents ‘A Night of Songs’, where he will be sharing ihs illustrious, yet often challenging, life story alongside musical interludes.
Queens Hall, Edinburgh
Mon 9 Sep 19

More details - Blues Caravan 2019 - Three Female Musicians on a Mission
Blues Caravan 2019 featuring............ Ina Forsman (Finland), Ally Venable (USA) and Katarina Pejak (Serbia) In a shifting music industry, you can rely on Ruf’s annual revue tour as the gold-standard for modern blues.
The Voodoo Rooms, 19a West Register Street
Thu 12 Sep 19

More details - Pretty Muddy - Edinburgh 10k
Pretty Muddy 5k is a fun-filled muddy obstacle course. Scramble over the A-frame, crawl through the mud pit, bounce on the space hoppers and have fun with your friends while raising valuable funds for Cancer Research UK’s lifesaving work.
Royal Highland Centre, Ingliston
Sat 14 Sep 19

More details - Pretty Muddy - Edinburgh 5k
Pretty Muddy 5k is a fun-filled muddy obstacle course. Scramble over the A-frame, crawl through the mud pit, bounce on the space hoppers and have fun with your friends while raising valuable funds for Cancer Research UK’s lifesaving work.
Royal Highland Centre, Ingliston
Sat 14 Sep 19

More details - Pretty Muddy Kids - Edinburgh 5k
Pretty Muddy Kids is a fun-filled muddy obstacle course just for the little ones. The course is approximately 5k and children can take on the obstacles, crawl through the mud pit and have fun with friends while raising valuable funds for Cancer Research UK’s lifesaving work. Please note children must be 1.
Royal Highland Centre, Ingliston
Sat 14 Sep 19

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