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 (4 / 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...

Einstein Aug11

Einstein

Pip Utton Theatre Company Pleasance Courtyard – until August 25th (3 / 5) Knowledge is limited – Imagination is boundless It all starts with a thought experiment. Close your eyes and imagine that you are out in the depths of space. Pip Utton is here to take your mind to the deep...

Pool (no water) Aug10

Pool (no water)

Edinburgh Graduate Theatre Group The Royal Scots Club – until August 10th (3 / 5) It is perverse, it is hilarious, it is… true. One girl in a group of artists makes it and becomes famous. Friendships are of course over immediately, but it would not be proper to say it out...

Now That’s What I Call Brexit! Aug09

Now That’s Wha...

Blowfish Theatre Gilded Balloon Patter Hoose – until August 26th (5 / 5) Where else can you see Rees-Mogg as portrayed as an evil fishnet-clad overlord, summoned from the deep reaches of hell to the morose tones of Gregorian-inspired latin cabaret… It has to be in Blowfish...

Adam Smith: The Invisible Hand Aug07

Adam Smith: The Invi...

Kirkcaldy 4 All Panmure House – until August 25th (3 / 5) Adam Smith, often credited as “the father of modern economics” – if not indeed the first economist, popularised the until then obscure notion that the interest of individuals were harmonious, and that for one to...

Smoke Aug05

Smoke

Bound By Theatre ZOO Playground – Playground 3 – until August 26th (4 / 5) What if you met your capricious bosses daughter at a swingers party? What if you could tell your dads slightly nerdy under-achiever of an intern could provide you with something you’ve been looking...