Edinburgh Fringe 2012

NewsRevue: A Day in the Life

Thomas Judd | Posted 13.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Thomas Judd

Props and costumes form a significant part of NewsRevue; over the blank canvas of a black background and black basic outfits, the items we adorn are what give the show its colour and pizzazz. As well as dear old Maggie, our show features a host of celebrities and political figures including Richard O'Brien, Ed Miliband, Bashar al-Assad, the Queen and a Romanian horse...

I Was Just Too Tired Last Night to Post Anything

Sandy Thomas | Posted 24.10.2012 | Home
Sandy Thomas

Friday August 24th, 2012 I sure hope the 'blog cops' don't collar me for not posting anything last night. It wasn't premeditated or anything.... just...

Heckled by The Killing Machine

Taylor Glenn | Posted 26.10.2012 | UK Comedy
Taylor Glenn

It seems fitting that a penultimate Fringe show should come with a bit of drama. We've all survived a month of triumphs (Good reviews! Networking! Belly laughs from audience number 13!) and disappointments (Comped producer never showed! Mediocre reviews! Stoned silence from audience number 22!

Paul Vale

INTERVIEW: A Model Comedian?

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Vale | Posted 15.08.2012 | UK Comedy

Naomi doesn’t look like a girl who should be named after an item of stationary. Were she to pass you in the street, you’d think the comedian, ...

Black Hat and Critical Thinking at the Fringe

Asher Treleaven | Posted 13.10.2012 | UK Comedy
Asher Treleaven

I was curious to know what it's like to be a critic at the Fringe. If you watch 10 shows a day how do you stay open minded? Is Twitter and the multi-headed reviewer blog hydra killing the role of the critic, now that everyone's a critic? Why work as a critic in the first place?

Edinburgh Fringe 2012: Time Out's Comedy Highlights

Time Out | Posted 17.07.2012 | UK Comedy

It’s the mass exodus of the mirth-makers! The London comedy community is preparing to decamp to Scotland for a four-week glut of 24-hour merriment a...

Edinburgh Festival Comedy: Q&A With Catie Wilkins

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 20.07.2012 | UK Comedy

It's almost here! The Edinburgh Festival, that is. And with it, the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. And with that, more comedy shows than you can toss a ca...

Revealed: Plans For An Alternative Edinburgh Fringe In 2012

John Fleming | Posted 14.02.2012 | UK Comedy
John Fleming

The Edinburgh Fringe does not happen until August, but performers - and especially comedians - start planning for it now - in late-December. The big...