Latest Edinburgh Festival Fringe News



Why Jeremy Paxman Is Concentrating On Beards For One Man Show At Edinburgh Fringe

11th April 2014

Jeremy Paxman is making the move from grumpy broadcaster to one-man entertainer at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival with his new...

Edinburgh Fringe 2013: Who's In Line For The Prizes?

22nd August 2013

The Edinburgh Fringe has been the springboard for some of the U.K’s biggest stars. It’s a hustling, bustling supermarket-on-a-Saturday of...

Was This Really The Funniest Joke At The Edinburgh Fringe Festival?

20th August 2013

Ok, so it's that time of the year again, when the Edinburgh Fringe Festival announces its funniest joke of the...

Edinburgh Fringe Festival, David Baddiel Makes Strong Return

7th August 2013

The Edinburgh Fringe Festival has made the careers of many British comedians, actors and writers, and David Baddiel is almost...

Edinburgh Festival Goes Down Under Yet Again, This Time With Fergus Linehan

23rd April 2013

Former director of the Sydney Festival, Fergus Linehan, has been appointed to take over the Edinburgh international festival, which will...

Dizzee Rascal Joins Edinburgh Fringe

10th June 2010

Dizzee Rascal has been added to this year's Edinburgh Festival Fringe line up.The 'Dirtee Cash' star will be among the...

Ailing Slater Finally Makes Stage Debut

10th August 2004

Hollywood star CHRISTIAN SLATER will make his British stage debut today (10AUG04), ten days after he contracted chicken pox....

Ailing Slater's British Stage Debut Delayed

4th August 2004

LATEST: Hollywood star CHRISTIAN SLATER has been forced to delay his British stage debut as he struggles to overcome a...

Ailing Slater's Brit Stage Debut Under Threat

1st August 2004

Hollywood star CHRISTIAN SLATER's British stage debut is under threat after the actor caught chicken pox from a fellow castmember....

Slater Eager To Rebuild Frame

16th July 2004

Actor CHRISTIAN SLATER has shocked organisers of a London boxing gym by signing up for six months of intensive training...

Slater Set To Reprise Nicholson Role

18th June 2004

CHRISTIAN SLATER is set to reprise his idol JACK NICHOLSON's most famous role - when he plays McMURPHY in the...

Connery Welcomed Home

22nd August 2003

Movie veteran SIR SEAN CONNERY got a heroes welcome on his return to Scotland yesterday (21AUG03) - and stunned fans...

Kevin Spacey Keen To See Usual Suspects Stage Play

8th August 2003

OSCAR-winner KEVIN SPACEY is keen to see a low-key stage production of hit thriller THE USUAL SUSPECTS, which is being...

Weisz's Step Into Showbusiness

7th August 2003

ABOUT A BOY beauty RACHEL WEISZ has a baffling tattoo - which is a reference to an early stage...

Liza Minnelli Tribute Show Needs A Major Rewrite

5th August 2003

An actress who based her cabaret stage show around the success of LIZA MINNELLI's marriage to DAVID GEST is fuming...

Charlie Chaplin Revived By Granddaughter

29th July 2003

Silent movie stalwart CHARLIE CHAPLIN is to be portrayed by his granddaughter in a production at the EDINBURGH FRINGE FESTIVAL...