Hyde and Seek Aug22

Hyde and Seek

Flat Packed Theatre Underbelly, Cowgate – until August 25th (3 / 5) The back door of the cabaret opens for Dr. Jekyll every Friday so he can visit miss Daisy, actress and lover. Albert, a former stage-doorman tells the story. He also opens has to open the door for the mysterious,...

Quintessence Aug20

Quintessence

Emily Carding / Sweet Productions Sweet Novotel – until August 25th (2 / 5) In the future the genetic material of humanity is revived by the androids they made, first to destroy, then to resuscitate. The last men on the planed left the AI with the complete works of Shakespeare as...

Ophelia Is Also Dead Aug20

Ophelia Is Also Dead

Sightline Productions the Space Triplex – until August 24th (5 / 5)   Ophelia’s duty is to die. She cannot walk away or simply disappear, she has to die. She is a trigger for Hamlet’s final dual. Very often we can see her on the stage as an innocent young girl with a pure soul and naive...

Surveillance Aug20

Surveillance

Anomaly Theatre Company the Space on North Bridge – until August 24th (2 / 5) Big Brother is such a shocking and oft-discussed topic that it is easy and comfortable to forget it is not just an imaginary dystopia. Surveillance is divided into three short stories with one link connecting...

Noser Aug19

Noser

Noser Inc. Greenside Royal Terrace – until August 25th (2 / 5) Melody leaves the smells of France to take up a job in a London-based start-up pledging to “give ever phone a nose.” Her greatest asset? The nose on the front of her face. When Melody, outgoing by nature, is...

Hughie Aug18

Hughie

Comedians Theatre Company and Marshall Cordell Gilded Balloon Teviot – until August 26th (4 / 5) Erie loves coming back home after a night at the casino to regale the night clerk of his apartment, Hughie, of his adventures and misadventures… sure, he may embellish the truth a...

Parasites Aug18

Parasites

Seesome Theatre and New Celts productions Space on the Mile – until August 23rd (2 / 5) The last few scenes of Parasites are the most powerful. It’s a dramatic social commentary that looks at six years of a troubled woman’s life, from being kicked out of school for pulling a...

Miss AmeriKa  Aug15

Miss AmeriKa 

Spitfire Company Summerhall – until August 25th (4 / 5) It’s the land of opportunity. A city that never sleeps. The melting pot. It is New York, New York. This is the plac performer Mckenzie Tomski tries to make her own home. Where she will live happily ever after… On the...

Level Up Aug15

Level Up

Full Breakfast Productions and New Celts Productions The Space on the Mile – until August 24th (4 / 5) The State wants to nudge people in the right direction, to make sure they fulfil their civic responsibilities. It’s important that people take out the recycling, and don’t...

Bottoms Up! Aug14

Bottoms Up!

Minotaur Theatre Company The Space on the Mile – until August 17th (5 / 5) Register a religion and you can get charitable status from the government. Know what that means? Pay no taxes! Unless of course the Inland Revenue investigate you and say you’ve got 24 hours to prove to...

One Giant Leap Aug14

One Giant Leap

Chevron Theatre The Space on the Mile – until August 24th (3 / 5) What lengths is the head of NASA willing to go to ensure the Soviets don’t win the space race? One Giant Leap is a charming and humorous new musical in honour of the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, in which an...

Bull Aug13

Bull

Arbery Productions The Space on Niddry Street – until August 24th (2 / 5) Bull is a Mike Bartlett Masterpiece. A psychological drama about subtle bullying in the workplace. Tony and Isobel mercilessly taunt and tease Thomas, undermining his self-esteem and even his sanity. Sadly...

Woyzeck Aug13

Woyzeck

Missing Cat Greenside @ Infirmary Street – until August 17th (2 / 5) What is it like to be Franz Woyzeck? Feverish, lost in a time and place, betrayed and frustrated. Missing Cat brings this to the stage for the audience to experience. Woyzeck is a soldier, no money to get married to...

Darren McGarvey AKA Loki: Scotland Today Aug12

Darren McGarvey AKA ...

In association with Vivienne Clore / The Stand Comedy Club New Town Theatre – until August 25th (4 / 5) Anyone who says money isn’t going to make you happy is not going to be made happy by anything. It’s funny how the lower your social class the more likely you are to be...