• Published: Aug 12th, 2017
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Edinburgh Fringe Show #8 – Saturday 12th August

A little break from the live recordings today and back into the radio studio with interviews, reviews, and recommendations recorded around Edinburgh.

Join us every weekday at the Fringe at 12 noon, in the Rose Theatre Basement (204 Rose Street). Free tickets are now available at any Fringe Ticket Office, online from the Gilded Balloon, or through the EdFringe website (although EdFringe.com does ask for a booking fee). Or listen online!

Edinburgh Fringe Show #8 – Saturday 12th August

Terry Alderton
All Crazy Now

Sara Schaefer
Little White Box

Our reviewer’s choices for today are Battachio, and No Show. iFringe is the reviews app which helps you find the best of the Fringe on the move, download from iFringe.com.

Broadway Baby’s most read reviews today are Buried: A New Musical, and.Un Poyo Roja. Read their reviews of countless Fringe shows at BroadwayBaby.com.

You’re at the Fringe and you want to see if you can get in touch with the show? No problem! Email me on ewan@thepodcastcorner.com, or find me on Twitter for something more public (@ewan). To make sure you never miss the latest podcasts from the Edinburgh Fringe, why not subscribe to the Fringe Podcast in iTunes, or copy the RSS File into your favourite RSS application.

Free tickets are available to attend our live recordings at the Rose Theatre – first show is Monday 7th August, tickets available online through the EdFringe website or from the Box Office on 204 Rose Street.

  • Published: Sep 1st, 2010
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The Edinburgh Fringe Show 2010 #26 – Top Ten Moments at the Edinburgh Fringe

That’s it, pack up, go home, jump on a train, fly away, it’s time to give Edinburgh back to its residents. But before you do…

…there’s just time for my annual top ten moments from the Fringe. It’s the usual eclectic mix of songs, jokes, touching moments, performance and silliness – the final 30 minutes of everything you love about the Fringe and another reason why you’ll be back next year.

I know I will.

My Top Ten Moments at the Edinburgh Fringe 2010

The Occupier
Sometimes an interview goes for pure cheese and asks a comedian what their favourite joke is. Which I did with Gary Delaney.

Fringe Binge
Keeping everyone on the level with a running tally of jokes and observations, Fringe Binge on twitter was an underground hero.

The Noise Next Door
If you can improvise music, be careful if you’re asked to improvise a love song to Kate Copstick of The Scotsman.
Chaos Control

Ian Kendall
The same line, in every show, every year. There’s something comforting about “Do you know the one about gravity?”
I Said I Wouldn’t Do This Again

Schnell! Schnell!
The interview that made my kids day, and the joke in the kids show that had me laughing out loud – even if no=one else spotted the reference in the crowd.
Dan and Jeff’s Potted Panto

Stewart Lee and Frank Chicken
What’s not to love about an internet campaign to vote Frank Chicken as a Comedy God and not give it to the TV stars du jour? Exactly.

The Scottish Falsetto Sock Puppet Theatre
Come to the Fringe to get on the telly, get on The One Show in the first day, job done. Just the small matter of another 23 performances to get through.
On The Telly

Frisky and Mannish
If you have a song that lampoons all your press coverage from the previous year, then the correct place to perform it is obviously at the Underbelly press launch in front of the same journalists.
The College Years

Terry Alderton
Interviewed for the second podcast this year, Terry opened up to talk about what it’s like to not be in the top flight of UK comedians. A great interview that reminded me why I enjoy doing the podcast.
Terry Alderton

The winning wookie noise in a pre-interview chat, the best merchandise, a CD that I’m still listening to two weeks after the show – a triumphant return to Edinburgh with something a bit more than silly songs.
Tripod vs The Dragon

Were you in Edinburgh, or a regular listener to the podcast? Feel free to get in touch, ewanspence@gmail.com or follow me on Twitter (@Ewan).

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  • Published: Aug 8th, 2010
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The Edinburgh Fringe Show 2010 #3 – Emotional Roller Coasters

Everyone is settling in to The Fringe now: the shows have had time to be tweaked to the Edinburgh audiences, everyone is starting to find the rhythm of living in the artistic capital of the world in August, and remembering just how much fun the relentless pace of discovery can be at the Fringe.

The Edinburgh Fringe Podcast is no different!

The Edinburgh Fringe Show 2010 #3 – Emotional Roller Coasters

Terry Alderton
Pleasance Dome

Nick Awde and The Stage review team recommend:
Teenage Riot (The Traverse), Monkey Poet’s Welcome to Afghanistan! – Free (Sin Club and Lounge) and Hans Teeuwen: Smooth and Painful(Pleasance)

Sarah-Louise Young, Des O’Connor and Mr B
Me! Me! Me!
Pleasance Ghillie Dhu

Today’s iFringe recommended show: Expectations at Pleasance Dome.

Also featured: Lipstick, The Four Women of the Apocalypse, Virtuous Flock.

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