Family Shows & Concerts in Edinburgh

 
Wild Song The Scottish Storytelling Centre Edinburgh
1-Aug-15
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Join award-winning author and storyteller Janis Mackay who presents her new novel, Wild Song, written while she was living on an island in Finland as a writer in residence. Throug...

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Fills Monkey: incredible drum show Pleasance Courtyard Forth Edinburgh
5-Aug-15 to 31-Aug-15

First time in the UK for this sensational smash-hit, humour-rhythmic show that has sold out venues across Europe. Two of the most skillful drummers you'll ever see take to the...

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Mirror Me Pleasance Courtyard Edinburgh
5-Aug-15 to 23-Aug-15
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'Mirror Mirror 1-2-3, I'm going to be you and you're going to be me.' What if you could swap places with the person in the mirror? Join Ani and her talking Parrot on an adventure...

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The Voice Thief by Catherine Wheels Theatre Summerhall Southside
5-Aug-15 to 30-Aug-15

Welcome to The MacKenzie Institute for the Encouragement of Vocal Harmony, a darkly mysterious place where hundreds of girls' voices have been held captive for years. This is the...

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Last of the Dragons The Pleasance Courtyard Holyrood
3 reviews 5-Aug-15 to 31-Aug-15
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In this kingdom there it is a tradition that on a princess' 16th birthday, she is tied to a rock, kidnapped by a dragon, rescued by a prince and they live happily ever after. But...

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fills monkey: incredible drum show Pleasance Courtyard (Forth) Edinburgh
5-Aug-15 to 31-Aug-15
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Sensational humour-rhythmic mayhem infused drumming extravaganza The French illegitimate sons of Stomp (with a hearty dose of Animal from The Muppets) bring their sensational...

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The Man Who Planted Trees The Scottish Storytelling Centre Edinburgh
6-Aug-15 to 19-Aug-15
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'Laughs, heartbreak, war, regeneration, scented breezes, sparkling wit and the best dog puppet ever. Perfect for children and grown-ups. Terrific' (Guardian). Internationally...

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Fairly Tales Pleasance Courtyard Old Town
6-Aug-15 to 27-Aug-15

'AndOn Theatre welcomes you to the land of the Fairly Tale: a twist and a blend of your fairytale friends. See the most well-known and beloved stories take on new meaning as they...

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Panto Science: The Periodic Fable The Assembly Rooms Edinburgh
6-Aug-15 to 30-Aug-15
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Panto and Science? Oh yes it is! Panto Science: The Periodic Fable is an exciting new show for young and old, packed with geeky gags to tickle the funny bone and test your grey...

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ComedySportz UK The Free Sisters (venue 272) Edinburgh
6-Aug-15 to 12-Aug-15

Looking for a show this Edinburgh Fringe that the whole family can enjoy? ComedySportz is an all ages, all improvised show where two teams battle it out for laughs as players...

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Land of the Dragon – Gwlad y Ddraig The Scottish Storytelling Centre Edinburgh
7-Aug-15 to 31-Aug-15
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Award-winning PuppetSoup take you to the edge of your seat and brink of your imagination, where wise men grow from witches' cauldrons and dragons really do exist. ‘Beautifully...

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The Magic Porridge Pot & Other Tasty Tales The Scottish Storytelling Centre Edinburgh
7-Aug-15 to 31-Aug-15
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Hungry? Seeking quirky flavours? Try our Taste the Difference range. Porridge from a non-stop pot. Stone Soup, cooked by you. Gingerbread Man – spicy, rude, delicious. ‘Meticulous...

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Anatomy of the Piano (for Beginners ) Summerhall, Main Hall Edinburgh
7-Aug-15 to 30-Aug-15
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Piano history told via virtuosic playing & charming chat, specially tailored to inspire young audiences Virtuoso pianist, wit and raconteur Will Pickvance has adapted his award...

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Grossed Out Game Show Assembly George Sq Gardens Bosco Edinburgh
7-Aug-15 to 30-Aug-15
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Sell-out smash hit Australian special event for kids of all ages. An anarchistic live and interactive game show where two guest team captains each lead half of the audience in a...

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The Hogwallops Underbelly, Circus Hub The Lafayette Edinburgh
7-Aug-15 to 29-Aug-15
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UK based multinational multiskilled circus troupe with slapstick fun for all the family. Thrillingly spectacular circus skills blend seamlessly with physical comedy, clowning,...

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The Secret Life of Suitcases The Scottish Storytelling Centre Edinburgh
8-Aug-15 to 23-Aug-15

Larry works in an office and has no time for fun! Until one day… a mysterious blue suitcase arrives and takes him on an incredible adventure. ‘Completely delightful' ★★★★ (Scotsma...

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A Boy and a Bear in a Boat National Library of Scotland Old Town
15-Aug-15 to 22-Aug-15
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Welcome aboard! Join our heroes all at sea with just a suitcase, a ukulele and a teapot to help them. Dark clouds are looming, the ocean is full of dangers, there's only one sandw...

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3 Little Pigs and 3 Billy Goats Gruff Paradise Green Edinburgh
17-Aug-15 to 22-Aug-15
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FeatherStone Puppets began in 1960 as John Peel Puppets and played fifteen sell-out years on the Edinburgh Fringe. Now back as FeatherStone Puppets, with two much loved traditiona...

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