I'm a N.I.C.E. Person

I'm a N.I.C.E. Person

Richard Soames  13.06.2015
When you're at the pub, don't join in controversial conversations about religion, politics, what two colours a dress are or Christmas films....
Behind the Scenes of an Edinburgh Fringe Comedy Show: Part VI of XXV

Behind the Scenes of an Edinburgh Fringe Comedy Show: Part VI of XXV

Chris Turner  8.06.2015
The story so far - A leap through time and space: from Perth to the Lofoten Islands, where the Norwegian government's arts funding program...
Behind the Scenes of an Edinburgh Fringe Comedy Show: Part V of XXV

Behind the Scenes of an Edinburgh Fringe Comedy Show: Part V of XXV

Chris Turner  28.05.2015
This year, with a new show to write, and a healthier attitude towards unclaimed beverages, it seemed that the show itself had stepped in...

Behind the Scenes of an Edinburgh Fringe Comedy Show: Part IV of XXV

Chris Turner  25.05.2015
One of my favourite stand-up albums is Mike Birbiglia's Sleepwalk With Me, a wonderfully funny true story of a comic's career, relationship...

Behind the Scenes of an Edinburgh Fringe Comedy Show: Part III of XXV

Chris Turner  20.05.2015
Backstage on the night, with an absolutely smashing line-up performing alongside me, and 300 friendly fringe-goers waiting in the tent,...

Behind the Scenes of an Edinburgh Fringe Comedy Show: Part II of XXV

Chris Turner  17.05.2015
The task at hand was to sort out the jokes from the phrases, the ideas from the words - there are times when only an on-stage airing can...

Behind the Scenes of an Edinburgh Fringe Comedy Show: Part I of XXV

Chris Turner  13.05.2015
I. For my ninth year at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, I'll be doing three programmed shows a day, along with an eclectic mix of spots...
Roll Up, Roll Up! First Ever Edinburgh Restaurant Festival and Last Chance to See Ming Exhibit

Roll Up, Roll Up! First Ever Edinburgh Restaurant Festival and Last Chance to See Ming Exhibit

Helen I. Hwang  14.10.2014
Roll up, roll up! A couple of special events are running in Edinburgh with an expiration date in October! Historical Chinese art at the...

In Conclusion...

Lucy Frederick  28.08.2014
I did it! I did a whole month of shows at the Edinburgh Festival and I didn't die, kill anyone, have a nervous breakdown, get pregnant,...
Independence? Nah, Won't Happen, Says Yes Scotland Supporter Frankie Boyle

Independence? Nah, Won't Happen, Says Yes Scotland Supporter Frankie Boyle

23.08.2014
Controversial comic Frankie Boyle has said Scottish independence "won't happen" as he launched a stinging attack on the media. The stand-up...

Ed Fringe: Six Days, 21 Shows

Asher Huey  22.08.2014
It's easy to find ways to occupy your time at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival - the world's largest arts festival. There are performances...

Tips for Attending The Edinburgh Festival

Gina Lyons  20.08.2014
Sup. I am back from the Edinburgh Comedy Festival. (I am aware they do more than comedy, but frankly I have never seen a show there not...
And The Funniest Joke At This Year's Edinburgh Festival Is....

And The Funniest Joke At This Year's Edinburgh Festival Is....

19.08.2014
Comedian Tim Vine has won this year's Funniest Joke of the Edinburgh Fringe Award. His one-liner "I’ve decided to sell my hoover......

Government Inspector at the Fringe

Asher Huey  16.08.2014
Incognito Theatre's production of Nikolai Gogol's Government Inspector at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival is a spectacular piece of theatre....