EDINBURGH FESTIVAL



Beyond the Fringe: Five Edinburgh hits you can now see in London
By Editorial Staff
Didn't make it to Edinburgh? Or did, but couldn't get tickets to the word-of-mouth hits? Fear not, a fair few are making their way to the capital in the coming weeks
Michael Gambon says memory loss caused Habit of Art withdrawal
Michael Gambon has revealed that problems with his memory caused him to withdraw from Alan Bennett's The Habit of Art in 2009
Edinburgh Fringe 2013 Awards round-up - who won what?
By Editorial Staff
With the 2013 Edinburgh Fringe drawing to a close yesterday (26 August 2013), here is a comprehensive list of the awards given out over the course of the three week festival
'Over two million' attend 2013 Edinburgh Fringe
By Editorial Staff
The world's largest arts festival just keeps growing, with organisers reporting that this year's Edinburgh Fringe set record box office figures. Anthony Alderson (Pleasance) and Kath M ...
Feminist Bridget Christie becomes third woman to win Edinburgh Comedy Award
By Editorial Staff
Female comics make a stand at this year's Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Awards, as two accept prizes from former winner Alan Partridge
MTN Award winners are Bloody Ballad, The Bridge, Dumbstruck and Whosical
The winners of the MTN Awards, proudly supported by WhatsOnStage, have been announced in Edinburgh.The Awards, formerly known as the Musical Theatre Matters Awards, aim to highlight the best ...
Comedian gets on stage proposal at Edinburgh Fringe
By Editorial Staff
Australian comedian Bec Hill got a very big surprise at the Edinburgh Fringe when a heckler in the audience turned out to be her boyfriend proposing marriage. Bec Hill Hill, who was ...
Shortlist announced for Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Awards
By Editorial Staff
Nominations have been revealed today for the 33rd year of the awards, the winners of which will be announced on Saturday
'A bloody disgrace': Liz Lochhead attacks National Theatre of Scotland and EIF
Scotland's national poet has spoken out against the country's National Theatre, which was founded in 2006, and the Edinburgh International Festival
Chocolate bar pun wins Funniest Joke of the Fringe
By Editorial Staff
A pun about a chocolate bar has won the annual Funniest Joke of the Fringe award, sponsored by TV channel Dave. Rob Auton with his award Stand-up Rob Auton, 30, claimed the prize with ...