Variety

Big Bite-Size Breakfast Show

10:30 on a Monday may not seem like breakfast time, but it is during the Fringe. You can easily miss out on enjoying a full English breakfast or even a nice cappuccino before heading out to see the Big Bite-Size Breakfast Show, because, well, you...

Self Deception

It’s easy to forget that in the midst of the vibrant world of the Fringe – filled with pricey shows, expensive food, and even more expensive pints – hundreds of free shows are performed every night in Edinburgh’s nooks and crannies....

Fascinating Aïda’s Adèle Anderson

Hidden away in David Hume Tower is Assembly’s Studio Five, which is home to the brilliant team consisting of Fascinating Aïda’s Adèle Anderson and West End Musical Director, Dean Austin. In the next hour, you will experience a delightful array...

Little Death Club

Little Death Club is an utterly remarkable show. It can be funny, poignant and awe inspiring without missing a beat. When you first enter the tent, the show’s host Bernie Dieter is getting very friendly with the audience as she prances gracefully...

Danger Strip Show

‘You don’t know what you’ve got yourself into’, the host of Danger Strip Show manically shouts several times throughout the show. For better, or for worse, it is mostly true. This joint production from Chaz Royal and the London Burlesque...

Lady Rizo: Red, White and Indigo

Cabaret has always been rooted in political dissent, existing in 16th century France as an avenue to air local grumblings under the cover of night, not confined to female performances alone and certainly not the gauche representation we often...

Seen and Heard

Winner of Best Cabaret Melbourne Fringe 2017, Seen and Heard is a cabaret show like no other. The host, Becky Lou, has sought out four cabaret and burlesque performers and invited them to tell the audience their personal stories. In a world of...

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