What's On At Festival Theatre

Page of 8
Display
Underbelly Edinburgh Fringe: Sticks Stones Broken Bones
Wed 3 to Mon 29 August | The Studio at Festival Theatre

Underbelly Edinburgh Fringe: Sticks Stones Broken Bones

Flying chickens, brain transplants and sneaky ninjas; using bits of rubbish and household junk, Bunk Puppets have captivated international acclaim for their inventive shadow puppetry, made from homemade materials.

More info

Underbelly Edinburgh Fringe: Ada/Ava by Manual Cinema
Wed 3 to Mon 29 August | The Studio at Festival Theatre

Underbelly Edinburgh Fringe: Ada/Ava by Manual Cinema

Manual Cinema uses hundreds of shadow puppets, overhead projectors, actors and live music to tell a story of the fantastic and supernatural.

More info

Underbelly Edinburgh: Wonderman
Wed 3 to Sun 28 August | The Studio at Festival Theatre

Underbelly Edinburgh: Wonderman

Wonderman is a unique gig-theatre take on Roald Dahl's short stories for adults, combining a sizzling hot score of original live music, macabre characters, soaring imaginings and thrilling twists and turns, all injected with a wicked sense of dark humour.

More info

Underbelly Edinburgh Fringe: Tink Tank
Wed 3 to Mon 29 August | The Studio at Festival Theatre

Underbelly Edinburgh Fringe: Tink Tank

On a dusty outback farm, the fates of a rooster, a cow, a blowfly and a baby collide. Welcome to Tink Tank, a new adventure from award-winning visual theatre maestros Bunk Puppets.

More info

Underbelly Edinburgh Fringe: Sam Simmons: Not a People Person
Wed 3 to Sun 28 August | The Studio at Festival Theatre

Underbelly Edinburgh Fringe: Sam Simmons: Not a People Person

From the brain that brought you millionaire cats eating Viennetta, gypsy cuddles and nanna wanks, comes a brand new hour of mind-blending internal self-hatred, paranoia and comedy – because you have to put comedy in it.

More info

Underbelly Edinburgh Fringe: Randy Writes a Novel
Wed 3 to Mon 29 August | The Studio at Festival Theatre

Underbelly Edinburgh Fringe: Randy Writes a Novel

Randy (The Bill, EastEnders) teams up with a typewriter in this hilarious hour of spoken word and gratuitous arm movements.

More info

Edinburgh International Festival: Norma
5, 7 & 9 August | Festival Theatre

Edinburgh International Festival: Norma

Cecilia Bartoli sings the title role in a powerful, passionate production of Bellini’s searing opera masterpiece on love, betrayal and revenge. Since its unveiling at the 2013 Salzburg Whitsun Festival, it has been acclaimed throughout Europe, winning that year’s International Opera Award for best new production.

Sold Out More info

Edinburgh International Festival: Natalia Osipova and Guests
Fri 12 - Sun 14 August | Festival Theatre

Edinburgh International Festival: Natalia Osipova and Guests

Multi award-winning Russian classical ballerina Natalia Osipova, and a company of dancers, perform three brand new dance works created specially for her. She is a force of nature, a major international star in the dance world, celebrated for her brilliant technique, vivid characterisation and electrifying energy.

More info

Underbelly Edinburgh Fringe: The Alternative Alternative

Underbelly Edinburgh Fringe: The Alternative Alternative

Award-winning character absurdity, smash-hit prop nonsense and on point offbeat musical numbers – don't miss this one night only quirk fest of madcap nonconformists.

More info

Edinburgh International Festival: Scottish Ballet
Thu 18 - Sat 20 August | Festival Theatre

Edinburgh International Festival: Scottish Ballet

Sensuality, brutality and spellbinding spectacle come together in a double bill of major contemporary dance works from Scotland’s national ballet company, radically contrasting in their dance styles, but equally powerful in their extreme emotional impact.

More info

Page of 8
Display