Review: Why Even Bother Aug26

Review: Why Even Bot...

Joakim Gunby C Royale – until August 27th (4 / 5) With over 200 sound and lighting cues packed into this hourlong, self-devised show, Joakim Gunby is already setting himself up for failure. But fail he does NOT. Standing alone onstage and responding to the onslaught of voices flung at...

Review: Tilda Swinton Answers an Ad on Craigslist Aug17

Review: Tilda Swinto...

Tilda Co Assembly George Square – until August 26th (4 / 5) There is really nothing more to be said. If one is not intrigued by the show’s title, which is also the show’s premise, which is, literally, the entire show, then it is perhaps best to attend another show. Tilda...

Review: Jack Barry High Treason Aug18

Review: Jack Barry H...

EUSOG The Mash House, Edinburgh until ​ August 28th (3 / 5) A young comic of no little ability, Jack Barry is a man on a mission. A seditious mission to convince all you squares, through his well observed and at times surreal (shades of Izzard) humour, that the legalisation of all drugs would...

Review: Big Bite-Size Shows Aug31

Review: Big Bite-Siz...

White Room Theatre August 29th at Pleasance Dome (3 / 5) Conceived by Artistic Director and Co-Founder of White Room Theatre Nick Brice, the Big Bite-Sized shows are a compilation of short plays performed by a cast of seven. Sixteen different plays by different playwrights on three Breakfast...

Review: This is Japanese Iki! and Rakugo! Aug26

Review: This is Japa...

Katsumi Sakakura and Katsura Sunshine Sweet Grassmarket until August 28th (3 / 5) As evident with the exclamation points, both This is Japanese Iki! and Rakugo! are going to be punchy performances. Featuring Katsura Sunshine in both shows, he presents his solo show Rakugo!, which he explains...