Category - Storytelling

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Bad Dad

Fortress of Dinglitude

Bad Dad

Theatre (Comedy, Storytelling, Theatre)

C royale (studio 2) venue 6 22 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 2PQ
2-12 Aug at 20:30 (0hr50)
Tickets £8.50-£9.50 / concessions £5.50-£7.50
Recommended 14+
Bad Dad is a semi-autobiographical show that chronicles the trials and tribulations of becoming a first-time father. It's a gloriously funny, brutally honest account of what it's like to be a dad (and not a very good one!)
Behind Our Skin

Giantswi Company (France)

Behind Our Skin

Theatre (New Writing, Storytelling)

C royale (studio 3) venue 6 22 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 2PQ
21-26 Aug at 18:00 (0hr50)
Tickets £8.50-£10.50 / concessions £6.50-£8.50 / children £4.50-£6.50
Recommended 12+
Two intertwined female monologues about immigration: Camille, a French woman in London, and Naysam, a Morrocan graduate in France, describe what leaving your home and choosing your own country involves today.
The Cricket

The None Drama Studio (China)

The Cricket

Theatre (Physical Theatre, Storytelling)

C (+3) venue 34 Adam House, Chambers Street, EH1 1HR
2-19 Aug at 14:35 (1hr10)
Tickets £10.50-£12.50 / concessions £8.50-£10.50 / children £6.50-£8.50
Suitable for all ages
An original story derived from Pusongling’s famous novel where a boy is changed into a cricket under pressure from others. The Chinese version of Metamorphosis, recreated as a classical dance drama.
5 Children and It

Putney High Theatre Company

5 Children and It

Children's (Storytelling, Theatre)

C royale (studio 1) venue 6 22 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 2PQ
13-19 Aug at 11:55 (0hr50)
Tickets £7.50-£9.50 / concessions £5.50-£7.50 / children £3.50-£5.50
recommended for ages 6+
If you could wish for anything what would it be? Join Cyril, Anthea, Robert and Jane as they meet a fairy like no other. Adapted from E Nesbit’s children’s classic. Extraordinary adventures await!
For the School Colours: The Life and Works of Angela Brazil

Not Cricket Productions

For the School Colours: The Life and Works of Angela Brazil

Theatre (Historical, Storytelling)

C cubed (main space) venue 50 Brodie’s Close, 304 Lawnmarket EH1 2PS
3-28 Aug (not 14) at 14:55 (1hr00)
Tickets £9.50-£11.50 / concessions £7.50-£9.50 / children £5.50-£7.50
Recommended PG
Author of fifty books, Angela Brazil is the largely forgotten creator of the girls’ school tale. She also believed in fairies. Well-researched, irreverent, insightful: this is her story.
The Great Big Beautiful Sky

C theatre

The Great Big Beautiful Sky

Theatre (Storytelling, Family)

C too (main house) venue 4 St Columba's by the Castle, Johnston Terrace, EH1 2PW
3-28 Aug (not 14) at 12:45 (0hr50)
Tickets £7.50-£9.50 / concessions £5.50-£7.50 / children £3.50-£5.50
Suitable for all ages
Captain Zarg and Williamina Foxx are Guardians of the Universe. They tirelessly battle to keep the galaxy safe from the Thaaarg (after they’ve finished their homework). Can they make their friendship work without their avatars?
Nathan Cassidy: Watch This. Love Me. It’s Deep.

The Rat Pack Productions

Nathan Cassidy: Watch This. Love Me. It’s Deep.

Theatre (Comedy, Storytelling)

C cubed (main space) venue 50 Brodie’s Close, 304 Lawnmarket EH1 2PS
3-27 Aug at 13:45 (1hr00)
Tickets £8.50-£10.50 / concessions £6.50-£8.50
Recommended 14+
Sir Michael Caine Award-winning writer and comedian’s new one-man theatre show … a perfect love story in a swimming pool. It’s deep. ‘Brilliantly funny and insightful’ ★★★★★ AudienceClub.com.
The Offering (Guru Dakshina)

Teamwork Arts India @70 presents Aditya Roy

The Offering (Guru Dakshina)

Theatre (Drama, Storytelling)

C royale (studio 2) venue 6 22 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 2PQ
2-28 Aug (not 14) at 15:45 (0hr45)
Tickets £9.50-£11.50 / concessions £7.50-£9.50 / children £5.50-£7.50
Suitable for all ages
Martial arts, music and theatre. A curious boy dreams of becoming a great warrior. Fate brings him to an old man running from his past and thus emerges their story of a guru (master) and his shishya (student).
A Thousand Doorways

Diane Edgecomb (Massachusetts, USA)

A Thousand Doorways

Theatre (Storytelling, True-Life)

C primo (studio) venue 41 19 Hill Street, Edinburgh EH2 3JP
2-19 Aug at 13:30 (1hr30)
Tickets £8.50-£10.50 / concessions £6.50-£8.50
Recommended 12+
Diane’s quest to record the vanishing storytellers of Kurdistan leads to a harrowing, revelatory journey in Turkey. Mystical carpet dealers, chain-smoking grandmothers and unsung village heroes lead to remote mountains usually forbidden to outsiders.
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