In 1994 the Criminal Justice Act effectively outlawed raves, banning public gatherings around amplified music characterised by "the emission of a succession of repetitive beats".
Beats is a monologue piece written and performed by Kieran Hurley with Arches resident DJ Johnny Whoop; a coming-of-age story exploring rebellion, apathy, and the irresistible power of gathered youth. With techno. Lots of techno. Running time: 1hr. Age 16+
Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Pleasance Courtyard