EDINBURGH FESTIVAL



Shortlists announced for 2014 Edinburgh Comedy Awards
By Theo Bosanquet · 20 Aug 2014

Alex Horne, James Acaster and Sara Pascoe are among those vying for the main prize this year

Tim Vine wins Funniest Joke of the Fringe award
By Theo Bosanquet · 19 Aug 2014

Vine has become the first comic to win the prize twice

Summerhall and Traverse named in second round of Fringe Firsts
By Theo Bosanquet · 15 Aug 2014

Seven shows are recognised this week, including Lippy and The Initiate

National Theatre Wales scoops £20k Space Prize
By Rebecca Donn · 11 Aug 2014

The company have received their second Edinburgh award in as many years

Fringe Firsts go to Goode, Thomas and Mahfouz
By Editorial Staff · 8 Aug 2014

The Scotsman has announced its first round of awards

A few of my favourite Edinburgh things: Jonny Donahoe
By Editorial Staff · 7 Aug 2014

Jonny Donahoe, known for being one half of the comedy blues band Jonny & the Baptists, is starring at this year's Fringe in Paines Plough's Every Brilliant Thing as well as having a solo show

7 ways you can feel like you are at the Edinburgh Fringe without actually leaving the house
By Ben Hewis · 5 Aug 2014

Lots of people are in Edinburgh right now, enjoying incredible theatre and awesome parties. But some of us are stuck at home, working. Here's how you can get the EdFringe feel without even entering Scotland

17 Edinburgh Fringe shows commemorating the centenary of the First World War
By Ben Hewis · 4 Aug 2014

Today marks the centenary of the outbreak of World War I, Ben Hewis takes a look at some of the productions at the Edinburgh Fringe that are marking the occasion

A few of my favourite Edinburgh things: Director Ed Stambollouian
By Theo Bosanquet · 17 Jul 2014

Work, rest and play, we find out where Ed prefers to spend his time every August

Infographic: Edinburgh Fringe in numbers
By Ben Hewis · 8 Jul 2014

This year's Edinburgh Fringe is another record-breaker, and here are the (eye-watering) stats to prove it