Edinburgh Festival '98: Ticket Offers
Wednesday 26 August 1998
The Pleasance (venue 33):
5.55-6. 45 pm: 5 free pairs of tickets for the first 5 people at the Box Office to see Universal Grinding Wheel's I don't know if you're familiar with the voodoo phenomenon of zombie, but....
Calder's Gilded Balloon at the Honeycomb (venue 139): 5-6.15pm: 10 free pairs of tickets for the first 10 people at the Box Office to see The Empire Strikes Black. Marcus Powell of BBC2's The A Force meets one of Hackney's New Acts Of The Year, Jocelyn G.
Calder's Gilded Balloon Wee Room (venue 36):
11.30pm-12.30am: 5 free pairs of tickets for the first five people at the Box Office to see Late Laffs. Comics Joe Heenan and Janey Godley.
TV review Nick Hewer, the man whose eyebrows speak a thousand words, is set to leave The Apprentice
Film The critics but sneer but these unfashionable festive films are our favourites
TV We're so close to knowing what happened to Oliver Hughes, but a last-minute bluff crushes expectations
Arts & Ents blogs
- 1 Nigel Farage: Me vs Russell Brand on Question Time – he's got the chest hair but where are his ideas?
- 2 Harry Potter fans can apply to the Hogwarts-inspired College of Wizardry
- 3 Jessica Chambers: 19-year-old woman 'doused with lighter fluid and burned alive' in the US
- 4 Russell Brand calls Nigel Farage 'poundshop Enoch Powell' in BBC Question Time debate
- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more
Peter Lik: The self-proclaimed 'fine-art photographer' whose work sells for millions
The best underrated Christmas movies from Love, Actually to While You Were Sleeping
Grace Dent on TV: The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies was a beautifully shot, immensely considered drama
The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies, review: Jason Watkins is brilliant, but real victim Joanna Yeates is reduced to a footnote
Marilyn Manson denies involvement in shocking Lana Del Rey rape video
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
Shock poll shows voters believe Ukip is to the left of the Tories
Nigel Farage's approval rating hits 'record low' as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal
Ukip candidate jokes about 'shooting peasants' in racist and homophobic rant
Pakistan school attack live: Taliban kill at least 132 children in 'horrifying' massacre
Sony hack: Angelina Jolie branded 'seriously out of her mind' in further embarrassing leaked email saga