14 shows we can't wait to see at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and EIF

We've whittled the world’s biggest arts festivals down to the 14 shows we're looking forward to the most at EIF and the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2018
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Boasting over 50,000 performances in over 300 venues, the Edinburgh Festival Fringe will once again be the talk of the arts world this summer. For three weeks in August (2–27 2018), the Scottish capital becomes home to comedy giants, serious thespians, hilarious first-timers - and a bunch of genuine weirdos - all putting on shows left, right and centre. So where to start? Cut to the chase with our pick of tickets to fight for at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2018, plus the Edinburgh International Festival. 

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