Culture

13 July 2017

Kae Kurd Discusses His New Show 'Kurd Your Enthusiasm'

Kae Kurd’s Edinburgh Festival show ‘Kurd Your Enthusiasm’ will be at the Pleasance Courtyard Bunker 2 for the month of August so we caught up with him to talk about ...

12 July 2017

Lucy J Skilbeck Discusses Their Show 'Joan'

JOAN is a drag king play about Joan of Arc. It’s a properly fun, sharp retelling of the Joan of Arc legend, set in medieval France-via-Bolton nightclub. Joan made history ...

12 July 2017

Jessica Barker-Wren Discusses Her New Show 'COW'

I wrote a play that takes place mostly inside a whale and required at least five actors doubling, I showed it to Lucy Wray (Director, friend, all round rock) who ...

12 July 2017

Eleanor Conway Discusses Her New Show 'Walk Of Shame'

Walk of Shame is a show I wrote when I first got sober back in 2014, it’s a show about the extremes I go to in life and where it ...

12 July 2017

Geoff Norcott Discusses His New Show 'Right-Leaning But Well-Meaning'

Geoff Norcott's 'Right-Leaning But Well-Meaning' is at Underbelly George Square in August so we caught up with him for a little Q and A.  Please tell us about your brand of ...

12 July 2017

Julio Torres Discusses His New Show 'My Favourite Shapes'

Julio Torres’s debut comedy show at the Edinburgh Fringe ‘My Favourite Shapes’ will be at the Underbelly Belly Laugh on Cowgate for the month of August so we caught up ...

11 July 2017

Harry And Chris Discuss 'The Harry And Chris Show 2'

We’ve played music together in one form or another since we were in secondary school over 10 years ago, so it feels strange that this year is our debut in ...

11 July 2017

Drennon Davis Discusses His New Show At The Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Hi, my name is Drennon Davis. I’m a character and musical comic from Los Angeles coming to the Edinburgh Fringe with some of my favorite comics to bring you what ...

11 July 2017

Thunderbards Discuss Their New Show '4nd'

Thunderbards perform 4nd at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe so we caught up with them to find out what we can expect.  Joke-heavy short sketches. We like to pack in as many jokes ...

11 July 2017

Mack & Salt Discuss The Inspiration For Deadpan Theatre's 'Third Wheel'

‘Third Wheel’ is definitely a reflection of what is playing on our minds at the moment, at the ripe old ages of 22 and 23. Having been hit by grief, ...

11 July 2017

Yianni Agisilaou Discusses His New Show 'Pockets of Equality'

Yianni Agisilaou became aware of all the little inequalities between men and women when he accidentally put on his girlfriends jeans and realised that even when it comes to pocket size, ...

11 July 2017

Kim Si-Won Discusses The New Tago Show

TAGO master drummer Kim Si-Won is a member of the mighty TAGO – KOREAN DRUM ensemble.  TAGO return to The Fringe 2017 with a new show which follows their enormously ...

11 July 2017

Young-Min Kim Discusses His New Show 'Snap!'

Young-Min Kim, an award-winning magician and illusionist from South Korea, performs for the second time at this year’s Fringe in the show SNAP!  Here he talks about coming to Edinburgh ...

11 July 2017

Nilaja Sun Discusses Her New Show 'Pike St.'

Writer/performer Nilaja Sun discusses her acclaimed new one-woman show Pike ST. in which she gets into the mind, body and idiosyncrasies of various characters involved in the story of a ...

11 July 2017

Otto And Astrid Discuss Their New Show Eurosmash!

German Europop siblings Otto and Astrid Rot of band Die Roten Punkte talk about their new show Eurosmash! and the highs and lows of working with your family. By Astrid ...

11 July 2017

John Robertson Discusses His New Show 'The Dark Room'

John Robertson talks about his real-life video game comedy show The Dark Room and how this year, after six years of sell out shows at the Edinburgh Fringe, he’s adapting ...

11 July 2017

Yolanda Mercy Reveals The Inspiration For Her New Show 'Quarter Life Crisis'

Quarter Life Crisis came about last year when my cousin was getting married, my friend told me she was pregnant and I was trying to find ways to cheat the ...

11 July 2017

Jonny Pelham Discusses His New Show 'Just Shout Louder'

Jonny Pelham’s new stand up show ‘Just Shout Louder’ will be at the Gilded Balloon Balcony for the month of August so we asked him some quick fire questions to ...

10 July 2017

Joe Sutherland Discusses His New Show 'Model/Actress'

Joe Sutherland’s debut stand up show ‘Model/Actress’ will be at the Pleasance Courtyard – for the month of August so we caught up with him to find out a bit more about ...

9 July 2017

A Day In The Life Of Louise Reay

My memories from last year’s Edinburgh are dominated by me flyering under the bridge on Cowgate like the troll from The Three Billy Goats Gruff and  performing in a dark, ...

8 July 2017

Tessa Coates Discusses The Inspiration For Her New Show 'Primates'

This is sort of two questions; what inspired me to write this show and what on earth possessed me to perform a one-woman show in the first place. The first ...

7 July 2017

Twayna Mayne Discusses Her New Show 'Black Girl'

Twayna Mayne’s new stand up show ‘Black Girl’ will be at the Pleasance Courtyard – This for the month of August so we caught up with her to talk about ...

7 July 2017

Tom Ward Diccusses His New Show 'Love Machine'

Tom Ward’s new stand up show ‘Love Machine’ will be at the Just The Tonic @ The Tron for the month of August so we caught up with him for ...

7 July 2017

Tom Houghton Discusses His New Show 'Class Half Empty'

Tom Houghton’s new stand up show ‘Class Half Empty’ will be at the Gilded Balloon Wee Room for the month of August so we caught up with him to talk ...

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