Eclipse / 9-24 Aug Eclipse / 9-24 Aug

Eclipse / 9-24 Aug

What happens when darkness strikes, unexpected? How do night and day affect the human soul? In a semi-staged recital, mainly sung in English, Daïmon invites you on a journey told by poets and composers.

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Valentina’s Galaxy / 3 – 18 Aug Valentina’s Galaxy / 3 – 18 Aug

Valentina’s Galaxy / 3 – 18 Aug

Valentina’s Galaxy: an intergalactic adventure for starry-eyed 2-6 year olds and their adults. Inspired by women in space, this immersive performance captivates children and adults alike with a combustible concoction of experiments, rocket launches and stargazing. From the creators of Paperbelle and Too Many Penguins? Valentina’s Galaxy is a fascinating, funny and moving experience created … Continued

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To Fall in Love / 2 – 24 Aug To Fall in Love / 2 – 24 Aug

To Fall in Love / 2 – 24 Aug

Psychologists claim answering 36 questions can make two strangers fall in love. Can those questions save a marriage splintered by tragedy? Merryn and Wyatt answer these questions in their struggle to determine whether to stay in each other’s lives in the lasting wake of a horrible tragedy. Their love runs deep, but is love really … Continued

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Daddy Drag / 31 July – 25 Aug Daddy Drag / 31 July – 25 Aug

Daddy Drag / 31 July – 25 Aug

This is a show about dads. Good dads, daft dads, dads who wear slogan t-shirts, dads that put on barbecues, dads that tell dad jokes, dads that are bad at dancing. This is a show about dads who are absent and dads who are not very good dads at all. Daddy Drag asks us to … Continued

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Chamberlain and Haywood / 25 Aug Chamberlain and Haywood / 25 Aug

Chamberlain and Haywood / 25 Aug

Performing their unique take on world music, Paul (accordion) and Michael (saxophone, violin, whistle and clarinet) return to the Fringe with another thrilling, virtuosic musical journey around Europe, Russia and South America. Sit back and enjoy Balkan dance rhythms, wild gypsy melodies, touches of jazz, classical moments and more. With innovative musical ideas and great … Continued

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Armour: A Herstory of the Scottish Bard / 4 – 24 Aug Armour: A Herstory of the Scottish Bard / 4 – 24 Aug

Armour: A Herstory of the Scottish Bard / 4 – 24 Aug

What do the widow and mistress of Scotland’s famous bard discuss over tea? After the death of Robert Burns, his wife Jean Armour and mistress Nancy Maclehose finally meet. Female-led theatre company Fearless Players bring an all-female production dedicated to the women behind Scotland’s history. Using the well-known music of Robert Burns woven with original … Continued

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Burns: A Lost Legacy / 3 – 25 Aug Burns: A Lost Legacy / 3 – 25 Aug

Burns: A Lost Legacy / 3 – 25 Aug

How much of your future would you sacrifice in order to preserve the past? Sarah Burns is a mother and wife, but in 1865 she gave up her life in Australia to return to Britain. Granddaughter of Robert Burns, Sarah is the forgotten guardian of her family’s legacy; it is due to her that the … Continued

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The Art of Skipping / 12 – 24 Aug The Art of Skipping / 12 – 24 Aug

The Art of Skipping / 12 – 24 Aug

‘Never been afraid of the dark, only curious for the spark.’ Alex Peel is a young and bright astronomer, destined for a life in the stars. Then Alex’s life is turned upside-down. Alex is going blind. After working all her life for this big moment of freedom, for her eyes to be opened and released … Continued

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Illegal / 1 – 25 Aug Illegal / 1 – 25 Aug

Illegal / 1 – 25 Aug

An American artist must decide whether to overstay her visa or give up her chance to become a UK citizen. A Guatemalan graduate must decide whether to make the dangerous trek to America. As their parallel stories intertwine, two young women discover how far they’ll go to get what they need… and who they’ll hurt … Continued

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Atomic Saloon Show / 1-25 Aug Atomic Saloon Show / 1-25 Aug

Atomic Saloon Show / 1-25 Aug

It’s the wildest watering hole in town. Madam Boozy Skunkton has collected the most abnormally sexy and sensationally amoral troupe of entertainers on earth and is determined to create the most ‘boozy doozy’ of a saloon show the world has ever known.

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Little Top / 1-18 Aug Little Top / 1-18 Aug

Little Top / 1-18 Aug

Welcome to Little Top, a magical first circus experience for babies aged 0-18 months. At a time in their development when young children are discovering their own physicality, and the pleasures and perils of gravity.

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Mara / 31 Jul-26 Aug Mara / 31 Jul-26 Aug

Mara / 31 Jul-26 Aug

Current MA Musical Theatre student Becky Brincat along with graduates Phillippa Cassar and Maxine Aquila are taking their originally devised show MARA to the Pleasance Theatre. 

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I Am / 2 Aug – 24 Aug I Am / 2 Aug – 24 Aug

I Am / 2 Aug – 24 Aug

What if you could physically meet your inner demons?  I Am is a story about a brave soul who delves into her own mind to search for her purpose.  Only through her darkness can she learn the weight of wisdom and the freedom of choice. 

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Like Animals / 31 Jul – 25 Aug Like Animals / 31 Jul – 25 Aug

Like Animals / 31 Jul – 25 Aug

A dolphin trying to speak English. A parrot saying ‘Be good, see you tomorrow, I love you’. A woman spending a lifetime proving it’s not a trick.

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