Edinburgh Fringe Reviews 2014

Your guide to the best of the Edinburgh Fringe 2014. Checkout out our pre-festival interviews with some of the acts worth catching and my ideas on what to look out for.  Reviews are now on the site and will be added every day, so keep checking back for what's new and what's worth seeing.

Sharp, witty and with an answer for everything Tiff Stevenson tells us more about her Edinburgh Fringe show.  Read more...
Listen to enchanting Scottish Myths and Legends from a man who knows them all. Calum Lykan will bring Scotland alive in his show, 'Brave and Free: Traditional Tales of Scotland'.  Read more...
Bringing together Shakespeare's greatest characters this promises to be a hilarious hour of fast paced comedy.   Read more...
Inspired by Poe and Hitchcock this show promises to thrill and terrify. A must see this Fringe.  Read more...
Soap-opera drama in your local boozer; there's nothing that the Rover's Return or The Queen Vic have which the Jinglin' Geordie doesn't do better.  Read more...
Yes, it's a children's show but all the genius of Arthur Conan Doyle is stripped away leaving nothing but the bare shell of the Holmes's stories. This is a terrible pantomime masquerading as a cleverly worked piece of theatre.  Read more...
The best improv show I've seen at the Fringe; side-splittingly funny and brilliantly executed this should not be missed.   Read more...
A true spectacle of athletic strength and poise  Read more...
An intensely physical performance which utilises set, costume and the actors' bodies to create stunning visuals.   Read more...

The Best Places to Eat and Drink!



Tempting sandwiches, burritos and nachos made fresh and quick. This is high quality and delicious fast food.   Read more...
Finding a good place to eat out can be hard, but finding a good vegetarian place is almost impossible.   Read more...
I walked into Pekoetea wanting nothing more than a breakfast tea with a dash of milk. What other way is there to drink it? According to this cafe there are hundreds.  Read more...

Look Out For!

With 49,497 performances, 3,193 shows and 299 venues, quantity is one thing guaranteed at this year's Edinburgh Fringe, quality however can be a little harder to find. The best and worst thing about the Fringe is turning up at a venue totally uncertain about what your going to be met with, however here are some hints to get you started on what looks to be worth catching this year.  

The 'space' is definitely the only simple part of this awe-inspiring display of acrobatic skill and strength.   Read more...
Taken from the sound archive of the Imperial War Museum, five first-hand accounts are combined to create a moving impression of the First World War.   Read more...
Proving that Germans really can be funny, 'Ein, Zwei, DIY' promises to be a whole lot of pun.  Read more...