Top Theatre at Edinburgh Fringe Festival
Who doesn’t love a good song and dance every now and then? Luckily, you can get your dancing shoes on and get down to some great musical acts at this year’s Fringe.
Here are some of the must-see acts across Edinburgh this summer:
Universoul Circus: Hip Hop Under The Big Top
With 25 years of touring the States behind them, Universoul Circus have crossed the pond and landing at Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2018.
From August 4-25 you’ll be able to catch this unique blend of traditional circus stunts, performance and slapping hip-hop beats at Underbelly’s Circus Hub on the Meadows.
5 Days Of Falling
Sam Amos, b-boying extraordinaire and contemporary dance artist brings his solo show “5 Days in Falling” to this year’s Fringe.
Taking over ZOO Charteris Sanctuary from August 19-26, Amos explores the ever-growing crisis that is male suicide and the stories of young men struggling with isolation in the modern age.
Gruff Rhys: Resist Phony Encores
Super Furry Animals’ frontman Gruff Rhys looks back on a 40-year career, playing songs from across his catalogue and recounting his own experiences.
Gruff explains how he combated communication issues with audiences abroad through the use of cue cards and what happens when these props fall into the wrong hands.
Catch Gruff at Pleasance Courtyard from August 17-19 and 21-25.
Colin Steele Quintet Play Miles Davis
Celebrate the works of one of jazz’s greatest musicians with the enormously talented Colin Steele Quintet as they explore the superb career of Miles Davis.
The award-winning group take over the Jazz Bar from August 21-25 and are guaranteed to get your groove on.
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