50 Unmissable Shows at the Edinburgh Fringe 2017
Bring On The Edinburgh Fringe!
We’ll be jetting up to the Edinburgh Fringe for the first week of the festival, and we’ll be sharing with you the best quirky, offbeat, and downright amazing events at this years Fringe!
BUT FIRST! YES, IT’S OUR ONE-PAGE GUIDE TO SOME OF THE HOTTEST HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE FESTIVAL PROGRAMME!
We’ve picked out some of the more accessible yet offbeat, less mainstream offerings from this years jumbo Edinburgh Fringe line-up. Also, look out for our reviews article once the festival kicks off!
Go on, knock yourselves out with fab fringe festivity!
Tudur Owen: Normal Wear and Tear
Aug 10-13, 15-27 | 15:00 | Pay What You Can | Just the Tonic at The Mash House
COMEDY – Fantastic Welsh wit recommended by Radio 1 DJ Huw Stephens, who we met on the way to Latitude.
Lucy Hopkins: Powerful Women Are About
Aug 3-8, 10-15, 17-27 | 17:00 | Pay What You Can | Heroes @ The Hive
COMEDY – ‘Part electro-ritual, part theremin-experiment, part light-fantastic’. Sounds trippy!
Aug 8-13, 15-20, 22-27 | Times Vary | £21.50 | Traverse Theatre
COMEDY – Post-punk performance legends Zoe Coombs Marr, Ursula Martinez and Adrienne Truscott unite to confront critics of their work.
This Is Not Culturally Significant
Aug 4-8, 11-13, 17-20, 24-26 | 23:45 | £7 – £10 | Gilded Balloon at the Museum
THEATRE – A tour-de-force schizophrenic character performance mashup. Think League of Gentlemen on acid.
Aug 5-6, 8-13, 15-20, 22-27 | Times Vary | £15 – £21.50 | Traverse Theatre
NEW WRITING – Adam features a 120-strong world choir of trans individuals to tell the story of a trans man forced out of his own country.
Aug 4-6, 8-13, 15-20, 22-27 | 18:30, 20:30 | £10 – £14 | Upper Church @ Summerhall
INTERACTIVE – The Prince and the Pauper as a live experiment by Belgian performance wonders Ontroerend Goed.