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Christeene: The Christeene Machine

A gender-blending booty-pounding queer musical.

Underbelly, Edinburgh

Wed 20 Aug

Belly Dancer

£10 (£9) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Belly Dancer

£10 (£9) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Belly Dancer

£12 (£11) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

Belly Dancer

£12 (£11) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Kim Noble: You’re Not Alone

Soho Theatre Blending performance, comedy and film, Kim Noble tries to get close to other people on this planet. Keith for instance. You maybe. You’re Not Alone is a provocative, moving and comic production that chronicles one man’s attempts at connection, friendship and employment at B&Q. Kim Noble takes his…

Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Wed 20 Aug

Traverse 1

£19 (£14) / 0131 228 1404

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Traverse 1

£19 (£14) / 0131 228 1404

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Traverse 1

£19 (£14) / 0131 228 1404

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug

Munich

Éigse Sport is purity. Sport is truth. Maybe the only truth left to us in this benighted world. So believes middle aged Philip Tierney, choking in the ashes of his beloved Busby Babes, crushed and broken on a snowbound German runway. A fast-paced, witty take on midlife marital crisis. Grab a grandstand seat to witness…

theSpaces on the Mile, Edinburgh

Wed 20 Aug

Space 2

£7 (£4.50) / 0845 508 8316

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Space 2

£7 (£4.50) / 0845 508 8316

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Space 2

£7 (£4.50) / 0845 508 8316

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

Space 2

£7 (£4.50) / 0845 508 8316

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Lady Rizo

  • 4 stars

The multi award-winning, cabaret superstar returns to Soho with her luscious vocals, irrefutable glamour and piercing wit.

Assembly Checkpoint, Edinburgh

Wed 20 Aug

£13 (£11) / 0131 225 7053

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

£13 (£11) / 0131 225 7053

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

£14 (£12) / 0131 225 7053

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug

Soho Theatre, London W1D

Mon 8 Sep

Downstairs

prices vary / 020 7478 0100

Tue 9 Sep

Downstairs

prices vary / 020 7478 0100

Wed 10 Sep

Downstairs

prices vary / 020 7478 0100

…and 9 more dates until 20 Sep

Best of Burlesque

Chaz Royal & Edinburgh Burlesque Festival. International Impresario Chaz Royal (London Burlesque Festival, Sexy Circus Sideshow) presents an all-star roundup of the best burlesque at the Fringe. Sultry strip tease, cutting edge cabaret and vaudeville variety collide like no other show around! The grand finale of…

Assembly George Square, Edinburgh

Wed 20 Aug

Bosco

£13 / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Bosco

£13 / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Bosco

£16 / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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Calypso Nights

Theatre Beating Calypso Nights - an exploration of wonder. Venezuelan Calypso DJ Juan Vesuvius (aka Barnie Duncan) uses two turntables and a microphone, vinyl records, plus maracas (and a beautiful handmade shirt) to tell a musical tale. He makes amusing remarks and punchlines simultaneously. Covering the history of…

Assembly Roxy, Edinburgh

Wed 20 Aug

Downstairs

£9 / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Downstairs

£9 / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Downstairs

£10 / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 25 Aug

The Lady Boys of Bangkok - Red Hot Kisses Tour

The Lady Boys of Bangkok The Ladyboys of Bangkok are back in an inferno of fun and frolics, Red Hot Kisses the blazing hot new production, a show like no other! With more than 200 specially designed lavish costumes – everything from fabulous feathers to designer inspired couture and with more songs and production…

The Meadows Theatre Big Tops, Edinburgh

Wed 20 Aug

Studio Big Top

£10

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Studio Big Top

£10

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Studio Big Top

£10

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug

Dracula

  • 2 stars

Action To The Word From the creators of the award-winning, international smash-hit A Clockwork Orange, Action To The Word premiere their much-anticipated steampunk adaptation of Bram Stoker's classic novel. This thrilling reworking of the infamous gothic horror drags you to hell and back. Combining a powerhouse…

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh

Wed 20 Aug

Pleasance Beyond

£13 (£12) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Pleasance Beyond

£13 (£12) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Pleasance Beyond

£14 (£13) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 25 Aug

Trainspotting

  • 3 stars

In Your Face Theatre To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Irvine Welsh novel, relive the story like never before. Take part in this once in a life time promenade experience and expect heavy drug use, strong language and scenes of both a violent and sexual nature. Expect the walls to move, to be part of a rave and…

Hill Street Theatre, Edinburgh

Wed 20 Aug

Almaz Theatre

£12 (£10) / 0131 226 6522

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Almaz Theatre

£12 (£10) / 0131 226 6522

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Almaz Theatre

£14 (£12) / 0131 226 6522

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug

City of the Blind

  • 4 stars

Innovative downloadable political thriller, inspired by real events, from writer/director David Leddy.

www.davidleddy.com, Edinburgh

Tue 19 Aug

Available Online Only

£8.99

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 20 Aug

Available Online Only

£8.99

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Available Online Only

£8.99

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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This is Ceilidh

Scotland's most famous shindig as you've never seen it before. A riotous assembly of spellbinding tunes, prodigious piping and outrageous dancing. Irreverent, invigorating and exhilarating, the essential Edinburgh experience. Come prepared to party, anything could happen. www.thisisceilidh.com. Age category: PG

Assembly George Square, Edinburgh

Wed 20 Aug

Spiegeltent Palazzo

£16 / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Spiegeltent Palazzo

£16 / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Spiegeltent Palazzo

£18 / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug

50 Shades! The Musical. The Original Parody

  • 4 stars

Edinburgh Book Club The international smash parody is a sexy, hilarious send up of the greatest novel ever, Fifty Shades of Grey. 'Exuberant and entertaining. Delivers the goods' (New York Times, Critics' Pick). 'Funny and raunchy' (New York Post). 'Hilarious' (Cosmopolitan Magazine). 'Filthy and funny. In other words…

Assembly Hall, Edinburgh

Wed 20 Aug

Main Hall

£13 / 0131 651 2120

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Main Hall

£13 / 0131 651 2120

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Main Hall

£15 / 0131 651 2120

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 25 Aug

The Sons of Pitches: Boiler Alert!

The Sons Pitches Described by The Magnets as 'the future stars of British a cappella', and by the Scissor Sisters as 'the cutest thing we've ever seen', the award-winning Sons of Pitches present Boiler Alert! An evening with The Sons of Pitches brings you a unique blend of vocal gymnastics. Featuring classic chart…

Laughing Horse @ The Counting House, Edinburgh

Wed 20 Aug

The Ballroom

Free / 0131 667 7533

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

The Ballroom

Free / 0131 667 7533

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

The Ballroom

Free / 0131 667 7533

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 24 Aug

The Ballroom

Free / 0131 667 7533

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

The Generation of Z: Edinburgh

  • 4 stars

New Zealand Season | Royale Productions Have you got what it takes to survive a zombie apocalypse? The Generation of Z hurls you head first into a world ravaged by the undead. Fight for your future as you journey through a battle against extinction. Set within a maze-like security containment depot swarming with…

George Square Theatre, Edinburgh

Wed 20 Aug

Container Yard

£12 / 0131 651 2120

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Container Yard

£12 / 0131 651 2120

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Container Yard

£12 / 0131 651 2120

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 25 Aug

Honest

Organised Crime Theatre Company A darkly comic monologue by DC Moore (Alaska, The Empire) exploring the lies we tell and the fallout when the truth is revealed. One man's addiction to honesty leads to a late-night London journey that spirals out of control. Performed by Conor Mannion. Directed by Peter Jackson. Praise…

theSpace @ Jury's Inn, Edinburgh

Wed 20 Aug

The Space @ Jury's Inn

£8 (£7) / 0131 556 0476

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

The Space @ Jury's Inn

£8 (£7) / 0131 556 0476

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

The Space @ Jury's Inn

£8 (£7) / 0131 556 0476

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

The Space @ Jury's Inn

£8 (£7) / 0131 556 0476

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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Lili la Scala: Another Fucking Variety Show

Lee Martin for Gag Reflex Treat yourself to a late night date with Lili la Scala and her glittering cavalcade of Cabarati. Previous guests include Jason Manford and The Boy With Tape On His Face. ‘Fantastic…charm, talent and innuendo in abundance. A must see…’ ★★★★★ (ArtsAwardVoice.com). ‘La Scala was everything a…

Pleasance Dome, Edinburgh

Wed 20 Aug

QueenDome

£9.50 (£8.50) / 0131 556 6550

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

QueenDome

£9.50 (£8.50) / 0131 556 6550

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

QueenDome

£10.50 (£9.50) / 0131 556 6550

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

QueenDome

£10.50 (£9.50) / 0131 556 6550

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Looking for Paul: Wunderbaum

Wunderbaum, Red Cat, Big in Belgium, Richard Jordan, Drum, Summerhall Inez van Dam vs. Kabouter Buttplug. Inez van Dam lives in Rotterdam straight opposite the so-called Buttplug Gnome by artist Paul McCarthy. She thinks this work of art is ruining her street and she wants to travel to Los Angeles to meet McCarthy and…

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Wed 20 Aug

Main Hall

£12.50 (£11) / 0131 560 1581

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Main Hall

£12.50 (£11) / 0131 560 1581

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Main Hall

£12.50 (£11) / 0131 560 1581

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

Main Hall

£12.50 (£11) / 0131 560 1581

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

The Sequel

An adaptation of American author Percival Wilde's play.

The London Welsh Centre, WC1X

Sat 23 Aug

£10 (£8) / 07821 764512

  • 21:00

Amy G: Entershamement

  • 4 stars

G-Force Productions Entershamement is slapstick diva heaven, with ridiculous song-and-dance numbers, rollerskates, a live chicken and genuine human frailty. She gleefully defies shame and categorization. ‘A comic powerhouse with a spectacular voice’ (Australian). ‘Like watching Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis in one…

Underbelly Bristo Square, Edinburgh

Wed 20 Aug

Topside

£10 (£9) / 08445 458252

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Topside

£10 (£9) / 08445 458252

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Topside

£12 (£11) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 25 Aug

Peter Powers

Hypnotist act from Powers, who has been called 'the Ali G of stage hypnosis'. Please note the Fri show is a 'Fun Night Friday', Sat 7.30pm show is 'Saucy Saturday' (safe for teens) and the Sat 'Midnight Madness' is over 18s only.

Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow

Sat 23 Aug

£12.50–£16 (Family £7.50 per person Fri only) / 0141 332 1846

  • 00:00 (Sunday morning)

Sat 30 Aug

£12.50–£16 (Family £7.50 per person Fri only) / 0141 332 1846

  • 00:00 (Sunday morning)
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3,000 Trees: The Death of Mr William MacRae

Teatro Magnetico Willie MacRae - anti-nuclear campaigner, SNP politician, and successful lawyer, whose death prompted speculation that he was murdered by the state. MacRae was found dying in his car on a highland road in 1985 with a single gunshot wound to his head, apparently fired from his own gun. Was he under…

Sweet Grassmarket, Edinburgh

Wed 20 Aug

International 3

£8 (£6) / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

International 3

£8 (£6) / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

International 3

£8 (£6) / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug

The Bastard Queen

Naughty Corner The Bastard Queen is a brand new and original piece of writing, making its debut as a Naughty Corner production at the Fringe this year. A pitch-black comedy set two years after the end of the world in a post-apocalyptic Britain and follows the survival of the last five people left on earth.

theSpace on Niddry Street, Edinburgh

Wed 20 Aug

£7 (£5) / 0845 557 0844

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

£7 (£5) / 0845 557 0844

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

£7 (£5) / 0845 557 0844

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

£7 (£5) / 0845 557 0844

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

La Clique

Various 'Best show on the Fringe' (Scotsman). 'An intoxicating fusion of music, comedy, acrobatics and erotica… An unforgettable night … an awe inspiring kaleidoscope' (Edinburgh Evening News). ‘Extraordinary, out of this world experience' (Journal de Montreal). ‘Fast, rude, funny, fantastic’ (Sydney Morning Herald).

The Famous Spiegeltent, Edinburgh

Wed 20 Aug

£20 (£18) / 0844 693 3008

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

£20 (£18) / 0844 693 3008

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

£20 (£18) / 0844 693 3008

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug

Showstopper! The Improvised Musical

Unbelievably slick troupe who make a brand new musical each night based on audience suggestions.

Gilded Balloon Teviot, Edinburgh

Wed 20 Aug

Debating Hall

£14 (£12) / 0131 622 6552

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

Debating Hall

£15 (£14) / 0131 622 6552

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 24 Aug

Debating Hall

£15 (£14) / 0131 622 6552

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Alice

Fourth Monkey Theatre Company ‘It was perfect’ ★★★★★ (Edinburgh Guide). ‘Frankly wonderful’ ★★★★ (Scotsman). ‘I wonder if I've been changed in the night. Let me think. Was I the same when I got up this morning? But if I'm not the same, the next question is "Who in the world am I?”’ (Lewis Carroll, Alice's Adventures in…

theSpaces on North Bridge, Edinburgh

Wed 20 Aug

Venue

£14 (£12) / 0845 557 6308

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Venue

£14 (£12) / 0845 557 6308

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Venue

£14 (£12) / 0845 557 6308

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

Venue

£14 (£12) / 0845 557 6308

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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