Have A Gander – Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2022 Digital

The argument on the validity of Digital performance is for another time. What it loses in intimacy and liveness, the medium translates into accessibility and creativity. Seems fitting for the world’s largest celebration of arts and culture, no? For all the fault, frustration and anxieties last year’s Fringe was plagued by, the introduction of a … Continue reading Have A Gander – Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2022 Digital

Have A Gander – Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2022 Children’s Shows

Let’s just get this clear; children’s shows aren’t just for kids. Within reason… Quite often, we find that the level of dedication, thought and ingenuity that goes into productions designed for younger audiences far excels that of their grown-up counterparts. From circus feats to Shakespearean retellings, from Monsters and Dragons to Selkies and Stand-ups, no … Continue reading Have A Gander – Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2022 Children’s Shows

Have A Gander – Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2022 Theatre

Ah yes, the other side of the coin. The misery to the laughter. The performance to the wit. The theatrical side of the Festival Fringe to that of its Comedic alter-ego. There’s no question that the comedy origins of the Festival have made way to allow for a wealthier and more diverse programme for the … Continue reading Have A Gander – Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2022 Theatre

Have A Gander – Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2022 Comedy

Honk Honk. Where would this festival be without its front-and-centre appeal; Comedy? Overrun with themes of metamorphosis, a light dusting of jazz-percussion evenings and children belting out Sondheim lyrics.So, send in the clowns. This year more than ever, they’re needed. Looking this time at the various and extensively diverse Comedy and Variety features of the … Continue reading Have A Gander – Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2022 Comedy

Have A Gander – Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2022 Musicals

There’s a veritable maelstrom of music in the city this August, as the Edinburgh Festival Fringe celebrates its 75th anniversary, what better way to mark the occasion than with a song in your heart? This next list begins our gander at the musicals, operatic and jukebox moments over the Fringe run, and by lord – … Continue reading Have A Gander – Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2022 Musicals