Heading to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival?

The Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 is in full swing at the moment. If you’re planning a trip to the city during August with your family or unit then check out this helpful guide we’ve put together with a selection of inspiring shows suitable for each section!

  1. Rainbows

Mavis Sparkle

Get ready for a heart-warming mix of illusion, cosmic animation and puppetry as this show follows Mavis and her magical friends as she sets out to find the courage she needs to reach for the stars and follow her dreams. Find out more about the show here.

  1. Brownies

Mark Thompson’s Spectacular Science Show

Keen to learn more about science and have a good laugh? Then this is the Fringe show for you! Let Mark, a TV astronomer, take you on a fascinating journey through the universe and watch as he does some amazing experiments on stage. Find out more here.

  1. Guides

Ruby Redfort

Follow teen spy Ruby, a top code-breaker and special agent, as she goes after some of the world’s greatest ever criminal masterminds and gets into some hilarious situations on the way! This is the first stage adaptation of the bestselling mystery series by Lauren Child! Book now.

  1. The Senior Section

Alice Devlin: Extra-Curricular

Alice has a lot on her plate due to all her extra-curricular activities, from attempting to tap dance to trying out hula hooping. She even has a Bronze Duke of Edinburgh Award but doesn’t know what career path she should take. This is a light-hearted show about not taking yourself too seriously so check it out.

Festival fun!

From the Edinburgh International Festival to the Edinburgh International Book Festival, there are so many great things to see and do in the capital this August – check out the full list here.