ThreeWeeks Podcast Edition 01: Week Zero
ThreeWeeks Podcast Edition 01: Week Zero

The ThreeWeeks Editors' Award winning Baba Brinkman guests and raps on this first edition of...

Ramin Gray: Completing the Bard
Ramin Gray: Completing the Bard

“A writer reading ‘Hamlet’ for the first time is gradually losing his eyesight” says the...

Sarah Campbell: Top Fringe worries
Sarah Campbell: Top Fringe worries

This is the biggest cultural extravaganza on the planet bar none. For you ticket buyers that...

Nadia Brooks: Speaking about the words
Nadia Brooks: Speaking about the words

Nadia Brooks is a ‘lexophile’ with a passion for rhyming, alliteration and entertaining words; and...

ThreeWeeks Podcast Edition 00: Preview
ThreeWeeks Podcast Edition 00: Preview

Chris Cooke introduces the ThreeWeeks podcast for the Edinburgh Festival 2014 with a medley of...

Natasha Gilmore: Alternative perspectives
Natasha Gilmore: Alternative perspectives

There are plenty of children’s shows at the Fringe which are actually as entertaining for...

Chris Turner: Standing up, not digging down
Chris Turner: Standing up, not digging down

Chris Turner’s tutors at Oxford were never convinced he was really committed to Archaeology &...

Guy Retallack: A musical retelling of the 'thrill killers' crime
Guy Retallack: A musical retelling of the 'thrill killers' crime

The true story of Leopold and Loeb, the so called ‘thrill killers’ of 1920s Chicago,...

ThreeWeeks Editor's Letter: Preview edition is go!
ThreeWeeks Editor's Letter: Preview edition is go!

Yes, the Festival is now almost upon us, and the ThreeWeeks Preview Edition for 2014...

Zoe Lyons: Champion mustard cutter
Zoe Lyons: Champion mustard cutter

Long-term ThreeWeeks favourite Zoe Lyons is back at the Fringe this year with a brand...

Lucy Benson-Brown: Cutting Off Kate Bush
Lucy Benson-Brown: Cutting Off Kate Bush

“Cathy is having a crisis”, says the blurb. “And she's venting on YouTube through the...

Dan Schreiber: The idiot elf arrives at the Fringe
Dan Schreiber: The idiot elf arrives at the Fringe

Dan Schreiber is one of the 'QI elves' to which Stephen Fry often refers on...

Dan Clarkson: Another Potted Fringe show is elementary
Dan Clarkson: Another Potted Fringe show is elementary

Beginning as a piece of street theatre in 2005, 'Potted Potter', condensing all seven of...

Apphia Campbell: Voicing the inspiration of Simone
Apphia Campbell: Voicing the inspiration of Simone

Inspired by the music and work of Nina Simone, and one particular event in the...

Allen Barton: Years To The Day
Allen Barton: Years To The Day

Sitting in the Pleasance's theatre programme, 'Years To The Day' is an examination of the...

Mark Restuccia: How to fill a stand-up's day
Mark Restuccia: How to fill a stand-up's day

Mark Restuccia was previously seen at the Fringe presenting a treatise on how to succeed...

Christeene: Enter the machine
Christeene: Enter the machine

Flying in from Austin, Texas and taking over one of the Underbelly vaults this Fringe, ‘The...

Sam Brady: 8 simple ways to be kind at the Fringe
Sam Brady: 8 simple ways to be kind at the Fringe

He may be a failed Buddhist monk, but that hasn't stopped Sam Brady from setting...

Susan Calman: The lady like Fringe
Susan Calman: The lady like Fringe

Her neighbours may call her "the mad cat lady", but round here Susan Calman is a...

 
Chavkin and Thorpe for Fringe Central Welcome Address
Chavkin and Thorpe for Fringe Central Welcome Address

The Fringe Society yesterday announced that multiple award winning director Rachel Chavkin and four time...

Underbelly postpones controversial Israeli-backed show, seeks alternative venue
Underbelly postpones controversial Israeli-backed show, seeks alternative venue

Bosses at Underbelly have been forced to put on hold hip hop theatre show 'The...

3 To See ED2014: War-themed theatre picks
3 To See ED2014: War-themed theatre picks

The centenary of the beginning of World War One is marked by a number of...

Edinburgh Fringe kicks off today (unofficially speaking)
Edinburgh Fringe kicks off today (unofficially speaking)

And so, while the Edinburgh Fringe officially kicks off on Friday with an opening address...

3 To See ED2014: Sketch comedy
3 To See ED2014: Sketch comedy

Time for some more comedy tips everybody? How about three top sketch troupes for your...

The ThreeWeeks podcast returns
The ThreeWeeks podcast returns

With the ThreeWeeks Daily now well and truly up and running, the preview edition of...

3 To See ED2014: Referendum-themed comedy
3 To See ED2014: Referendum-themed comedy

Ah the referendum. Those of you who are local may be bored of the whole thing...

Izzard to lead multinational comedy gala
Izzard to lead multinational comedy gala

As if your Fringe schedules weren't full enough already, that darn Eddie Izzard has just...

3 To See ED2014: Storytelling theatre shows
3 To See ED2014: Storytelling theatre shows

It's ThreeWeeks Co-Editor Caro Moses with three more theatre shows to tip. This lot feature...

Former Editors' Award winners tip shows for ThreeWeeks readers
Former Editors' Award winners tip shows for ThreeWeeks readers

Four past winners of the ThreeWeeks Editors' Awards have provided their own tips for shows...

Guest tips: Let’s talk about the words
Guest tips: Let’s talk about the words

The inclusion of a stand alone spoken word section in the Fringe programme was very...

Guest tips: On the musical Fringe
Guest tips: On the musical Fringe

People often forget what a great musical programme there is at the Edinburgh Festival, and...

Guest tips: Choices galore on the cabaret Fringe
Guest tips: Choices galore on the cabaret Fringe

The cabaret strand of the Edinburgh Fringe has grown hugely in recent years, with a...

Guest tips: Navigating the physical Fringe
Guest tips: Navigating the physical Fringe

In addition to the dance and ballet programmes of the Edinburgh International Festival, the Fringe...

3 To See ED2014: Comedy misery and death, yay!
3 To See ED2014: Comedy misery and death, yay!

Welcome to the Edinburgh Festival of comedy and joy. And now here's ThreeWeeks Co-Editor Caro...

3 To See ED2014: ThreeWeeks approved comedy
3 To See ED2014: ThreeWeeks approved comedy

Does what it says on the tin this set of 3 To See tips. Even...

The A-Z of Edinburgh Festival 2014
The A-Z of Edinburgh Festival 2014

It's pretty much upon us, isn't it? Welcome to Edinburgh 2014, the biggest festival in...

3 To See ED2014: Theatre for Older Children
3 To See ED2014: Theatre for Older Children

Now we're not necessarily talking about older-older children here. These shows are more theatrical productions...

More spaces and more nova for the C Fringe this year
More spaces and more nova for the C Fringe this year

You need a very long memory indeed to remember an Edinburgh Fringe without the C...

 

  • Underbelly postpones controversial Israeli-backed show, seeks alternative venue
  • 3 To See ED2014: War-themed theatre picks
  • Ramin Gray: Completing the Bard
  • Edinburgh Fringe kicks off today (unofficially speaking)
  • Nadia Brooks: Speaking about the words
  • Izzard to lead multinational comedy gala
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