Natasha Gilmore: Alternative perspectives
Natasha Gilmore: Alternative perspectives

There are plenty of children’s shows at the Fringe which are actually as entertaining for...

Chris Turner: Standing up, not digging down
Chris Turner: Standing up, not digging down

Chris Turner’s tutors at Oxford were never convinced he was really committed to Archaeology &...

Guy Retallack: A musical retelling of the 'thrill killers' crime
Guy Retallack: A musical retelling of the 'thrill killers' crime

The true story of Leopold and Loeb, the so called ‘thrill killers’ of 1920s Chicago,...

ThreeWeeks Editor's Letter: Preview edition is go!
ThreeWeeks Editor's Letter: Preview edition is go!

Yes, the Festival is now almost upon us, and the ThreeWeeks Preview Edition for 2014...

Zoe Lyons: Champion mustard cutter
Zoe Lyons: Champion mustard cutter

Long-term ThreeWeeks favourite Zoe Lyons is back at the Fringe this year with a brand...

Lucy Benson-Brown: Cutting Off Kate Bush
Lucy Benson-Brown: Cutting Off Kate Bush

“Cathy is having a crisis”, says the blurb. “And she's venting on YouTube through the...

Dan Schreiber: The idiot elf arrives at the Fringe
Dan Schreiber: The idiot elf arrives at the Fringe

Dan Schreiber is one of the 'QI elves' to which Stephen Fry often refers on...

Dan Clarkson: Another Potted Fringe show is elementary
Dan Clarkson: Another Potted Fringe show is elementary

Beginning as a piece of street theatre in 2005, 'Potted Potter', condensing all seven of...

Apphia Campbell: Voicing the inspiration of Simone
Apphia Campbell: Voicing the inspiration of Simone

Inspired by the music and work of Nina Simone, and one particular event in the...

Allen Barton: Years To The Day
Allen Barton: Years To The Day

Sitting in the Pleasance's theatre programme, 'Years To The Day' is an examination of the...

Mark Restuccia: How to fill a stand-up's day
Mark Restuccia: How to fill a stand-up's day

Mark Restuccia was previously seen at the Fringe presenting a treatise on how to succeed...

Christeene: Enter the machine
Christeene: Enter the machine

Flying in from Austin, Texas and taking over one of the Underbelly vaults this Fringe, ‘The...

Sam Brady: 8 simple ways to be kind at the Fringe
Sam Brady: 8 simple ways to be kind at the Fringe

He may be a failed Buddhist monk, but that hasn't stopped Sam Brady from setting...

Susan Calman: The lady like Fringe
Susan Calman: The lady like Fringe

Her neighbours may call her "the mad cat lady", but round here Susan Calman is a...

 
Izzard to lead multinational comedy gala
Izzard to lead multinational comedy gala

As if your Fringe schedules weren't full enough already, that darn Eddie Izzard has just...

3 To See ED2014: Storytelling theatre shows
3 To See ED2014: Storytelling theatre shows

It's ThreeWeeks Co-Editor Caro Moses with three more theatre shows to tip. This lot feature...

Former Editors' Award winners tip shows for ThreeWeeks readers
Former Editors' Award winners tip shows for ThreeWeeks readers

Four past winners of the ThreeWeeks Editors' Awards have provided their own tips for shows...

Guest tips: Let’s talk about the words
Guest tips: Let’s talk about the words

The inclusion of a stand alone spoken word section in the Fringe programme was very...

Guest tips: On the musical Fringe
Guest tips: On the musical Fringe

People often forget what a great musical programme there is at the Edinburgh Festival, and...

Guest tips: Choices galore on the cabaret Fringe
Guest tips: Choices galore on the cabaret Fringe

The cabaret strand of the Edinburgh Fringe has grown hugely in recent years, with a...

Guest tips: Navigating the physical Fringe
Guest tips: Navigating the physical Fringe

In addition to the dance and ballet programmes of the Edinburgh International Festival, the Fringe...

3 To See ED2014: Comedy misery and death, yay!
3 To See ED2014: Comedy misery and death, yay!

Welcome to the Edinburgh Festival of comedy and joy. And now here's ThreeWeeks Co-Editor Caro...

3 To See ED2014: ThreeWeeks approved comedy
3 To See ED2014: ThreeWeeks approved comedy

Does what it says on the tin this set of 3 To See tips. Even...

The A-Z of Edinburgh Festival 2014
The A-Z of Edinburgh Festival 2014

It's pretty much upon us, isn't it? Welcome to Edinburgh 2014, the biggest festival in...

3 To See ED2014: Theatre for Older Children
3 To See ED2014: Theatre for Older Children

Now we're not necessarily talking about older-older children here. These shows are more theatrical productions...

More spaces and more nova for the C Fringe this year
More spaces and more nova for the C Fringe this year

You need a very long memory indeed to remember an Edinburgh Fringe without the C...

Long list published for Fringe's eco-award
Long list published for Fringe's eco-award

Edinburgh Festival awards aren't all about the best jokes and nifty scripts, and each year...

3 To See ED2014: Top Improv Comedy Tips
3 To See ED2014: Top Improv Comedy Tips

ThreeWeeks co-Editor Caro developed a sincere love of improv comedy during her years as a...

 

  • Izzard to lead multinational comedy gala
  • 3 To See ED2014: Storytelling theatre shows
  • Natasha Gilmore: Alternative perspectives
  • Chris Turner: Standing up, not digging down
  • 3 To See ED2014: ThreeWeeks approved comedy
  • Guy Retallack: A musical retelling of the ‘thrill killers’ crime
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