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NEWS: Fringe 70th Anniversary Programme Launches

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Join the Alliance of Defiance as the Edinburgh Festival Fringe launches its 70th anniversary programme. The official 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe Programme has launched with shows catering for all ages and appetites, inviting performers and spectators from around the world to join the Alliance of Defiance and celebrate 70 years of defying the norm at the Fringe. The rhyming strapline ...

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EDINBURGH FRINGE PREVIEW: NewsRevue

Nobody is safe: from Putin to Pistorius, politicians and celebrities alike come under fire in NewsRevue. The Public Reviews caught up with Matt Lee-Steer from the Guinness World Record-breaking show, now in its 35th year. Is this your first visit to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, if so what interesting tales have you been told about what to expect? This is ...

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EDINBURGH FRINGE REVIEW: God’s Own Country

Kyle Ross, along with fellow co-Artistic Director of Fine Mess Theatre Joel Samuels, will alternate performing in a one man adaptation of God’s Own Country, the multi-award winning 2008 novel by Ross Raisin. We caught up with the guys for a five minute Fringe chat. Is this your first visit to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, if so what interesting tales ...

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EDINBURGH FRINGE PREVIEW: Spencer Jones – The Herbert

Describing himself as an actor, clown and writer, Spencer Jones is a busy man; as well as preparing for the Fringe, heis also developing a character sketch show for NBC Universal. We managed to grab five minutes with the multi-talented performer before he heads north. Fringe comedy festival. What has been your experience of the Fringe in the past? One ...

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EDINBURGH FRINGE PREVIEW: Jody Kamali – One Man Variety Show

Jody Kamali is probably best known for his YouTube character, Terry the Odd Job Man.No stranger to performing at the Edinburgh Fringe, Jody is currently working on his eighth outing,Jody Kamali – One Man Variety Show. You’re a Fringe veteran, what has been your experience in the past? Tears, joy, tears, tears, tears, joy, epiphany. What made you decide to ...

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EDINBURGH FRINGE PREVIEW: Madame Senorita

Billed as ‘a force of nature’ Madame Senorita has come to Edinburgh to seek fame after selling out her cabaret nights at La Taberna de Paco, her local village bar back home in southern Spain. The Public Reviews managed to catch a few moments with her before she embarks on her quest for fame and fortune or, if that doesn’t ...

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EDINBURGH FRINGE PREVIEW: The Player’s Advice to Shakespeare

Canadian hit The Player’s Advice to Shakespeare winner of four Prix Rideau Awards heads over the pond to Edinburgh this summer. Is this your first visit to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, if so what interesting tales have you been told about what to expect? This is my first experience going to the Fringe and to Scotland. I've been told to ...

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EDINBURGH FRINGE PREVIEW: White Man’s Burden

Inder Manocha has been performing stand-up comedy since 2000. He has played all the major comedy venues across the country and won the EMMA Award (Ethnic Multicultural Media Award) for Best Comedian, beating Meera Syal, Lenny Henry and Three Non-Blondes. He brings his show White Man's Burden to this year’s Fringe. What are you expecting from this year’s Fringe? It's ...

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