Theatre Shows

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    You, Me and Everything Else

    • location ZOO
    • time 5:45 pm
    • runtime 1h
    If you could send a mixtape to outer space on behalf of planet Earth, what would be on it? Right now there’s a golden record hurtling through spac…
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    We Need to Talk About Bobby (Off EastEnders)

    • location ZOO Southside
    • time 12:40 pm
    • runtime 1h 5m
    ‘I’m not like most actors. I’m not acting.’ Annie’s 13 and she wets the bed. After landing a huge role in a late-night tel…
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    Wanna Dance With Somebody! Or, A Guide To Managing Social Anxiety Using Theoretical Physics

    • location ZOO Southside
    • time 9:30 pm
    • runtime 1h
    Josh is good at dancing, but not at people. Is the hokey cokey really what it’s all about? Josh doesn’t know, but he’s damn well going to find out. A ne…
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    Walls

    • location ZOO
    • time 12:45 pm
    • runtime 1h
    Set in Eastern Berlin (1989) and the Calais Jungle refugee camp (2016), Walls intercuts the true stories of young people who have been denied freedom by…
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    Things We Find in the Dark

    • location ZOO
    • time 10:40 am
    • runtime 50m
    Children have always believed that monsters lurk underneath the bed. As they get older, they forget that monsters really do exist. Sam locked these crea…
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    The Room at the Top of the House

    • location ZOO
    • time 11:40 am
    • runtime 50m
    Josh finds the outside world a fascinating and frightening place. At a time when he is most vulnerable, a room of forgotten things quickly becomes the p…
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    The Lucky Durhams: The First Day of the Somme

    • location ZOO Southside
    • time 11:25 am
    • runtime 1h
    This play, set against the historically accurate backdrop of the first day of the Somme, features fictitious soldiers from the Durham Pals regiment, pre…
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    The F Word

    • location ZOO
    • time 3:05 pm
    • runtime 1h
    ‘They’ve given me six weeks. Like the summer holidays. Except I won’t be going back after this one. Six weeks until the end… and…
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    The Drive

    • location ZOO
    • time 11:45 am
    • runtime 1h
    Two women. A fractured friendship. A car full of boxes and a message from a dead friend. An unexpected Nordic road trip sees two estranged friends throw…
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    The Concrete Jungle Book

    • location ZOO
    • time 3:30 pm
    • runtime 1h
    The Concrete Jungle Book is a brand-new piece of hiphop theatre that catapults Rudyard Kipling’s classic story and characters into the streets of …
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    The Bearpit

    • location ZOO Southside
    • time 3:05 pm
    • runtime 55m
    The night is young. The world is ending. The relationship is exploding. The Bearpit is about love, destruction and the meeting point between disorder an…
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    Space Rocket Oddity Man

    • location ZOO Southside
    • time 8:15 pm
    • runtime 1h
    Floating in deep space, an astronaut pleads with his lover to let him back in the airlock. She feels the relationship is going nowhere, and as the ship&…
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    Slap and Tickle

    • location ZOO
    • time 7:10 pm
    • runtime 1h
    Slap and Tickle, ‘a machine gun of visual joy’ (WritingAboutDance.com) is a dark, ribald physical commentary featuring Liz Aggiss: a maveric…
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    Scribbles

    • location ZOO
    • time 9:25 pm
    • runtime 50m
    Z works in an office. Z wants to keep her job. It’s her safe place, her happy place; there’s just one thing that’s getting in the way:…
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    Sandman

    • location ZOO
    • time 4:20 pm
    • runtime 1h 10m
    When Nathaniel, a student, is visited by a mysterious dread figure from the past and falls in love with a woman who isn’t all she seems, nobody ca…
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    PreScribed (a Life Written for Me)

    • location ZOO
    • time 3:30 pm
    • runtime 1h
    PreScribed (a Life Written for Me) examines the mental impact of being a GP whilst the NHS meltsdown.  An emotive show from performance artist Viv Gordo…
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    Peer Gynt

    • location ZOO
    • time 1:55 pm
    • runtime 1h 10m
    Deep in the mountains, the irrepressible Peer Gynt dreams of becoming emperor of the world. From the frozen peaks of Norway to the dusty streets of Egyp…
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    On One Condition

    • location ZOO Southside
    • time 11:15 am
    • runtime 1h 5m
    On One Condition draws on stories from Dan Daw’s lived experiences, asking us to question our own perceptions of normal while offering a stripped …
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    Nocturnes

    • location ZOO
    • time 5:00 pm
    • runtime 1h 15m
    Internationally acclaimed imitating the dog premiere their latest work. Nocturnes is a multimedia twist on a 50s spy thriller, a mixture of le Carré and…
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    Mine

    • location ZOO Southside
    • time 7:00 pm
    • runtime 1h
    Put the Book Down return to Fringe with their award-winning, critically acclaimed, intense one-woman play. She loves him. Isn’t that what parents …
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    Meat

    • location ZOO
    • time 2:00 pm
    • runtime 1h
    1533: Henry VIII’s London, the height of negotiations for Britain’s separation from Europe – and Jean and Georges are having their portrait …
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    Last of Their Generation

    • location ZOO Southside
    • time 12:40 pm
    • runtime 1h
    ‘The more I try to remember her, the more I’ve forgotten her.’ Bhumi Collective returns to Edinburgh with the world premiere of Last o…
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    How to Drown a Fish

    • location ZOO
    • time 4:25 pm
    • runtime 50m
    Offstage a cassette is taken out of its box and put into the player. The music crackles and she bounds on to stage. With hairspray in her saliva, she da…
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    Help!

    • location ZOO
    • time 4:30 pm
    • runtime 1h
    Viki jumps into a bush. She isn’t coping. Welcome to her sequin-encrusted world. Rats wear capes, butters race and you’re invited to dance in the …
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    Goldilock, Stock and Three Smoking Bears

    • location ZOO
    • time 6:10 pm
    • runtime 1h 10m
    The silver-tongued Goldilock can see that her days of selling moody goods on the cobbled streets of East End London are numbered. But when circumstances…
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    Five Encounters on a Site Called Craigslist

    • location ZOO
    • time 8:05 pm
    • runtime 1h 5m
    Sam wants to tell you about five encounters he had on Craigslist. This is a chance for you to get to know him. This is a show performed by one person wh…
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    (FEAR)

    • location ZOO
    • time 7:10 pm
    • runtime 1h
    An honest, raw and hilarious exposé of a life pitted against constant news stories of potential war, terrorist attacks and deadly viruses. (FEAR) will l…
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    Edison

    • location ZOO Southside
    • time 5:45 pm
    • runtime 1h
    The life, career, and brutally stolen dreams of mastermind Nikola Tesla culminate in this genre-bent play, sponsored by one of the biggest assholes in h…
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    Edgar and Me

    • location ZOO Southside
    • time 3:05 pm
    • runtime 55m
    Charlotte has a pen pal, but he sends her his letters from death row. Her mum thought she’d be murdered. Her friends thought it was bizarre. But C…
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    Echoes

    • location ZOO
    • time 7:00 pm
    • runtime 50m
    In a Black Mirror-esque near future, two men face each other across a table. A bomb has been dropped on purpose on the motherland’s civilian popul…
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    Celebration

    • location ZOO
    • time 5:45 pm
    • runtime 55m
    The past year’s been a bit rough, hasn’t it? At times, it’s felt like the world has been slowly unravelling, a ball of string hurtling…
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    Beam

    • location ZOO Southside
    • time 11:25 am
    • runtime 1h
    This is one of Granny’s stories. A true story of 10 pairs of knickers, a leap, a waft of lavender, a blue suit, and true love. True Love? Does tha…
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    Anyone’s Guess How We Got Here

    • location ZOO
    • time 12:45 pm
    • runtime 1h
    She’s standing in what used to be her bedroom. She’s come back to reclaim what she buried. The car waits outside. Debt, eviction, childhood …
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    Alice – Underground Lives My Buried Mind (Deflowering Lewis Carroll’s Script)

    • location ZOO
    • time 4:55 pm
    • runtime 1h
    In a large and sophisticated house lives Alice and her family. Bright and airy rooms; except the one where at night rests the child whose body is in tra…
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    Action at a Distance

    • location ZOO Southside
    • time 10:10 am
    • runtime 1h
    In a small Nevada town, out-of-work plumber Chris stumbles across Josh, a charity worker exposing the truth behind US drone strikes in Syria and Iraq. H…
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    A Hunger Artist (Kafka Adaptation)

    • location ZOO
    • time 5:45 pm
    • runtime 1h 10m
    A man sits alone in a cage, starving himself for your entertainment. A ‘beautifully imagined’ (CultureBot.org), darkly comic adaptation of t…
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    A Great Fear of Shallow Living

    • location ZOO Southside
    • time 4:15 pm
    • runtime 1h
    Funny, moving, bold. A Great Fear of Shallow Living is a trilogy of stories about being torn, about needing to be two things but having to be one. Inspi…
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