Fringe Fantastic!

The Edinburgh Fringe is quite popular in this office – as you can imagine! Here you can find our collection of previews, reviews, what we’ve seen, and what we want to see

 A Wee Preview…

The Big Names

“This is a programme of world class talent from across the globe,”

The Bookbinder - a captivating tale featuring pop-up books and puppets. Photo by Stephen Coulter 4 Assembly


The Shows…


A cappella – as you’ve never seen or heard it before

Gobsmacked! - at The Fringe this August.

Gobsmacked! – at The Fringe this August.



Jon Cozart

The YouTube star takes to the stage

YouTube sensation Jon Cozart moves from online to on the Fringe!



The National Museum’s Free Music

The exciting and diverse programme packs a punch

Champagne Flutes - a vibrant flute trio from Glasgow who are actively involved in the Live Music Now Scotland Scheme.




Japanese dance sensation, fresh from America’s Got Talent

Siro-A Tour launch at the Leicester Square Theatre, London Pic: Paul Brown


While you’re in the city…

Foodies Festival

What’s on the menu at the 10th Foodies!

Jura Unbound

Stories, antics, music and a free dram of single malt

Dancing, music and books abound at Jura Unbound during the Edinburgh International Book Festival


Book Festival

The most global programme to date, from August 15

Book Festival Director Nick Barley spills the books on this year's programme. Photo courtesy of Edinburgh International Book Festival

Secret Edinburgh

Our interactive map of the best Edinburgh haunts


Enjoy the Festival, whatever you’re up to – and if you have any recommendations then share them with us on Twitter for an inclusion here!