The best shows at the Edinburgh festival 2018

Plan your schedule with our roundup of top shows, ordered by start time. This page will be updated daily throughout the festival Continue reading…

Continue Reading

50 shows to see at the Edinburgh fringe 2018

Superstar standups, daring dance, Brexit cabaret and a Bon Jovi musical … Dive into our guide to some of the shows at the world’s biggest arts festival

Gilded Balloon

Continue reading…

Continue Reading

Choose your favourite stage show of 2017

’Tis the season to compile lists of your favourite productions of the year – let us know which ones left you spellbound

As December disappears and the new year beckons, we’re remembering the theatre, comedy and dance shows that stood out in 2017 – and we’d love to hear your favourites. Please fill out the form below before Thursday 14 December, writing up to 250 words about the one show you found unforgettable. We’ll publish a selection of your favourites on the site before Christmas.

Continue reading…

Continue Reading

Trans tales and rogue cabarets: Edinburgh festival 2017 – in pictures

From Sara Pascoe’s new standup to a strange evening with Martin Creed, via acrobats, Samuel Beckett and a wild girl from Borneo, here are the sights so far

All photographs by Murdo MacLeod

Continue reading…

Continue Reading

Edinburgh festival 2017: 10 shows to see

A puppet blockbuster, a Bigfoot opera and a Northern Soul dance marathon all feature in the lineup of the 70th Edinburgh festivalEdinburgh Playhouse Continue reading…

Continue Reading