Edinburgh Festivals: theatre reviews

Reviews of the best (and worst) theatre shows across the Edinburgh International Festival and Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2016

Eamonn McGoldrick

Navigating the mass of shows, reviews and events at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and Edinburgh International Festival can be a tad confusing, even for the most seasoned of Fringers. Cut to the chase with our collection of critiques from Time Out's trusted theatre team. You'll find all our reviews of the good, the bad and the ugly below - or check out our top ten shows at this year's Fringe for more recommendations.

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