Performance & Physical

Plain English - Etcetera Theatre

This hilarious and often moving one man show explores the trials and tribulations of Michael England, a newly qualified English teacher, full of optimistic idealism, determined to enhance the lives and entrance the minds of an unruly bunch of kids in an i

Mistaken: A Quartet of Plays for One Actor - Etcetera Theatre

William McGeough stars as four very different characters in four short plays about how easy it is to get life wrong. Through the stories of a football fanatic reuniting with an old friend, a Yorkshire lad with a particular reason for moving south, a sales

The Boy Who Climbed Out of His Face, Greenwich Jetty, London

This typically unnerving experience from experimental theatre company Shunt takes place in a claustrophobic labyrinth of shipping containers

Phill Jupitus, Sara Pascoe, Jonathan Glazer on Lauren Bacall, Chef

John Wilson reports from the Edinburgh Fringe as he talks to comedian Phill Jupitus about about his love of art and drawing, which has inspired his new Edinburgh Fringe event Sketch Comic.

Edinburgh 2014 review: KlangHaus weirdly wonderful performance art

Staged in a former animal hospital, animation and illusion combine in a captivating gig-cum-theatrical show.

Review: Brazouka (Edinburgh Fringe)

This dance, physical theatre and circus story is "as interesting as a flick through a home carpentry manual".

Simon Callow in Juvenalia: a major misjudgment Edinburgh festival 2014 review

Callow's dinner-jacketed jog through the writings of the classical poet and grump can't compete with the more vibrant satire on show all over the festival.

Edinburgh Festival: The Generation of Z, Assembly George Square - theatre review

The undead run riot in this high-impact, site-specific piece from New Zealand.

Review: Product (Edinburgh Fringe)

Mark Ravenhill's punchy Hollywood satire is revived starring Olivia Poulet.

Review: Men in the Cities (Edinburgh Fringe)

Award-winning writer and performer Chris Goode's new solo show is a dark meditation on masculinity.