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Tight writing, talented performers and a leftfield approach elevate this sketch show

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Joe Lycett, Edinburgh Fringe review: calm, confident and bound for arenas

The stand-up is already a familiar face on television and this second show proves he has what it takes to become a star

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887, Edinburgh International Festival review: Robert Lepage's reflections will stay long in the memory

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Sean Michael Verey produces a blistering, challenging performance

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Institute, Edinburgh Fringe review: A 'story' as shifting and fluid as the dancers' movement

Fine attention to detail extends to all aspects of beautifully realised production

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Can I Start Again Please, Edinburgh Fringe review: A clever and cleverly constructed show

Go with your brain engaged, ready to make meaning

Gilded Balloon 30th Anniversary Gala, Edinburgh Fringe review: Johnny Vegas returns to the stage

Tommy Tiernan, Alan Davies, Adam Hills and Greg McHugh were among the stars who performed at the birthday gig

Andrew Lawrence, Edinburgh Fringe review: Is there a gap in the market for the festival's only right-wing comic?

With this show, Lawrence resolved to put the 'ugly side' of himself on stage

The Christians turns the Traverse Theatre into an American church

The Christians, Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh Fringe review: Slow burner explores the thorny issues that affect the faithful

Have a little faith and this will take you somewhere interesting

Michael Che, Edinburgh Fringe review: a supremely laidback hour from The Daily Show/ Saturday Night Live star

The American comedian is performing his second stand-up show at the Fringe

Manwatching, Edinburgh Fringe: a monologue about female sexual fantasies, delivered by a male stand-up

A new Royal Court experiment sees an anonymous female playwright objectify male comedians

Katherine Ryan, Edinburgh Fringe review: a tight, flawless show of celebrity-bashing

The Canadian stand-up skewers everyone from Cheryl Cole to Cecil the Lion and her own family in her new show

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