FRINGE REVIEW – Circus Trick Tease (Udderbelly Pasture)


13 – 30 Aug (not 16 or 23) 1755-1855, Udderbelly’s Pasture It’s circus, but not as we know it. A deranged neurotic ringmistress, a strongman of wavering sexuality and an international acrobat who isn’t always fully in on the act: the trio of characters from Australia’s Circus Trick Tease have the firm belief they are […]

FRINGE PHOTO – Frisky & Mannish’s School of Pop

As it was a one-off performance, we’re not reviewing the return of Frisky & Mannish’s School of Pop at the Udderbelly last night. Suffice to say, those that were fortunate enough to secure a ticket for the sell-out show were treated to the last ever performance of 2009’s Fringe smash hit, which the pop-picking pair […]

FRINGE PHOTO – Frisky & Mannish

Our interview with the poptastic duo Frisky & Mannish will be on the site tomorrow. In the meantime, check out their rather wonderful show at The Underbelly. Tweet

FRINGE REVIEW – The Magnets, Udderbelly


8 – 30 Aug (not 16) 1725 (1825) @ Udderbelly The Magnets started out at the Edinburgh Fringe as buskers 10 years ago.  In 2000 they were signed by EMI and ten years later they have a dedicated following in Edinburgh and far beyond.  The number of returning fans at this show was testament to […]

FRINGE REVIEW – be-dom, Udderbelly


5-30 Aug (not 16) 1400 (1500) @ Udderbelly They have performed for 35,000 in stadium concerts, starred in TV adverts and opened the Eurovision Song Contest, but be-dom are first-timers to the Edinburgh Fringe.  This Portuguese percussion-mad group use alternative materials for producing music and sound – such as barrels, bottles and cans as well as the human body.  With an amazing sense of rhythm […]

REVIEW – Tom Tom Crew


Tom Tom Crew came highly recommended from a friend of mine and I am sooooooo glad I went along last night (Friday).  What a show !  I would actually say this is bordering on my all time favourite festival show – EVER.     Although I am not a true afficianado of all things hip hop and drum […]

NEWS – Fringe 2009 Recommendations (tix on sale tomorrow)

The majority of the Fringe tickets go on sale tomorrow via the High Street office or online via www.edfringe.com However,  some are on sale NOW so perfect to grab the preview prices and the 2 for 1’s on the 9th and 10th. Venues with tickets on sale now Underbelly Assembly Edinburgh So if the shows […]