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Edinburgh Preview: Murder on The Dancefloor at Pleasance Courtyard

Following in the footsteps of the success of their previous adaptations of Our Man in Havana and Woyzeck, Young Pleasance graduates, Spies Like Us, present their first original work, Murder on The Dancefloor

Edinburgh Preview: Intolerable Side Effects at ZOO Southside

Intolerable Side Effects at ZOO Southside is an absurd, comic and poignant exploration of the darker side of contraception through the eyes (and ears) of the inimitable Diane. The millennial rabbit.

Edinburgh Preview: Admiring La Stupenda at Greenside @ Nicolson Square

Admiring La Stupenda is a show in which an opera queen tells of his encounters with his favourite diva, while dressing in improvised opera gowns and talking about his mum.

Edinburgh Preview: The Burning at Pleasance Courtyard

Following back-to-back sell out shows, Incognito return, in their award-winning physical style, with a formidable tale of corruption, persecution and roaring rage

Edinburgh Preview: Everything I See I Swallow at Summerhall

Everything I See I Swallow is a compelling study of female empowerment and shifting generational attitudes to sex and feminism, fusing theatre, aerial performance and shibari

Edinburgh Preview: Hotel Paradiso at Underbelly Circus Hub

Hotel Paradiso - A brilliantly funny new circus show for all the family from Guinness World Record holders Lost in Translation

Edinburgh Preview: Footnotes at Summerhall

A verbose and loquacious lecturer attempts to deliver his script, but is repeatedly de-railed by his own footnotes in this solo show by dance artist and theatre-maker Lewys Holt

Edinburgh Preview: Phrases at Summerhall

Phrases hilariously examines what would happen if we took certain sayings and words literally, mixing contemporary dance with comedy

Edinburgh Preview: Last Life: A Shakespeare Play at Greenside

Last Life: A Shakespeare Play- A striking new assemblage of Shakespeare's words, examining the evolution of a relationship & revealing The Bard as an early feminist

Edinburgh Preview: Backbone at Underbelly Bristo Square

Backbone, the third touring production from world-leading contemporary circus company Gravity & Other Myths (GOM), makes its Scottish debut at Underbelly

Edinburgh Preview: BalletBoyz Them/Us at Underbelly

Following a hugely successful tour across the UK, BalletBoyz makes its Edinburgh Festival debut with its latest show Them/Us

Edinburgh Preview: YUCK Circus at Underbelly Circus Hub

With their award-winning acrobatics, high-flying aerials, absurdly funny confessions and a live Nutella binge, the all-female troupe YUCK Circus is serving true Aussie humour on the international stage for the first time.

Edinburgh Preview: Super Sunday at Underbelly Circus Hub

Race Horse Company bring a circus spectacle like no other, bringing with them some of the most daring, gravity-defying and downright ridiculous stunts humanly possible in Super Sunday.

Edinburgh Preview: Knot at Assembly Roxy

Edinburgh preview: Physically exhilarating and touchingly poignant, Knot is the internationally acclaimed circus theatre work by Nikki & JD @nikkiandjd, @jacksons_lane

Edinburgh Preview: Bromance at Assembly Rooms

Edinburgh Preview: The UK’s hottest circus company, award-winning Barely Methodical Troupe, are bringing their debut show Bromance back to where it all began

Edinburgh Preview: Danny MacAskill’s Drop & Roll Live at Underbelly Circus Hub

Danny MacAskill’s Drop & Roll Live is a main highlight of this year’s Underbelly Circus Hub programme and is set to astound Big Top audiences like never before.