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Big Bite-Size Breakfast Show – Pleasance Dome, Edinburgh

Writer: Angela Clarke, James McLindon, Adam Hadley, Bill Knoweldon, Mark Harvey Levine, Grant MacDermott Reviewer: Fergus Morgan The Big Bite-Size Breakfast Show is fast becoming something of an Edinburgh Fringe institution. Offering up three different menus of short plays at 10.20 in the morning, with different selections performed on different days, Bite-Size Plays' have clearly hit upon a winning formula ...

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We Are Ian – Pleasance Dome, Edinburgh

Reviewer: Kate Harvey Leave your reservations at the door and indulge in a bit of mindless escapism, We Are Ian leaves room only for a euphoric acid house danceathon that will make Margaret Thatcher turn in her grave. It begins with three young women. They are dressed in white overalls, hair knotted on top of their heads. It appears they ...

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Tank – Pleasance Dome, Edinburgh

Reviewer: David Doyle In 1965 a researcher lived with a dolphin for ten weeks in a bid to try and teach him English. It was part of a larger project funded by NASA that was trying to work out how aliens could be taught English if they were ever encountered, a project so bizarre that it could have fit in ...

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Epic Love and Pop Songs – Pleasance Dome, Edinburgh

Writer: Phoebe Eclair-Powell Reviewer: David Doyle Songs can define our lives. Key moments are often soundtracked by a song that is forever tinged with the memory of the moment that it played out over. In Epic Love and Pop Songs, those songs soundtrack the relationship between two teenagers, Doll and Ted, as they make their way through life, in this ...

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FIVE FAST FRINGE QUESTIONS with Des Bishop

With over 3000 shows at the world's biggest arts festival, here at The ReviewsHub,we want to make the job of choosing your Edinburgh Festival Fringe shows that little bit easier. So here’s Des Bishop answering our annual Five Fast Fringe Questions. In one sentence tell us about your show. My show is pure unadulterated nostalgia for entertainment purposes with some ...

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Chris Gethard: Career Suicide – Pleasance Dome, Edinburgh

Reviewer: Matt Farnham The show takes us on a journey with Chris Gethard from his early years up to present, exploring the darkness that comes with his depression and suicidal thoughts. Gethard talks about his personal experiences, the key moments and people that have helped him at those crucial points during his life in an extremely personal show full of ...

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FIVE FAST FRINGE QUESTIONS with…BEASTS

With over 3000 shows at the world's biggest arts festival, here at The ReviewsHub,we want to make the job of choosing your Edinburgh Festival Fringe shows that little bit easier. So here’s BEASTS answering our annual Five Fast Fringe Questions. In one sentence tell us about your show. Sketch icons return to Edinburgh to answer the question that has nagged ...

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FIVE FAST FRINGE QUESTIONS with…Pernille Johnsen from A Remarkable Person

With over 3000 shows at the world's biggest arts festival, here at The ReviewsHubwe want to make the job of choosing your Edinburgh Festival Fringe shows that little bit easier. So here’s Pernille Johnsen from A Remarkable Personanswering our annual Five Fast Fringe Questions. In one sentence tell us about your show. In this thought provoking, inventive, cut-throat-self-revealing and humourous ...

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