What Not To Miss - Assembly Festival, Edinburgh 2019


The Edinburgh Festivals have well and truly started, the city already a hive of activity with street performers and much more! Have you visited one of Edinburgh's Festivals? There is so much choice, it can be hard to decide. With something for everyone from comedians to acrobats, music and drama. Here are some of the incredible performances you don't want to miss.

What Not To Miss - Assembly Festival, Edinburgh 2019

Choir of Man

Imagine the greatest pub gig you've been to then multiply it be 10 and you'll still be nowhere near the fun that this show exudes throughout. A real working bar on stage, come ready to drink in the action!

Assembly Hall 1st - 15th August at 19.30

Reuben Kaye

The Obscenely intelligent, beautifully filthy, and rib-crackling funny, Reuben Kaye finally returns to Edinburgh in an explosion of high camp and filthy humour.

Assembly Checkpoint 2-6, 8-20, 22-25 Aug at 21.30

Friendsical: A Parody Musical About Friends

A new parody musical, inspired by the iconic TV show. When Ross' wife leaves him for another women, he fears he will never find love again. But then Rachel runs back into his life...will he end up with his true love?

Assembly Rooms 1-6, 8-11, 13-18, 20-26 Aug at 13.00

Flip Fabrique: Blizzard

What if winter has taken over? With Blizzard, Flip Fabrique take you on a crazy, poetic and gentle journey in the dead of winter, and invite you to lose yourself in a moment of complete wonder

Assembly Hall 1-6, 8-11, 13-18, 20-26 Aug at 16.25

Frisky & Mannish's PopLab

With their wildly popular brand of musical infotainment, Frisky & Mannish are officially Pop PhD's fully qualified to conduct scientific analyses of the molecular intersections between every pop song ever.

Palais Du Variete 1-11, 13-18, 20-25 Aug at 19.00

Morgan and West: Unbelievable Science

Unbelievable Science is an interactive science show for the whole family, where experiments take place right before your eyes! Expect explosive thrills, and a risk assessment that gives their stage manager chills!

Gordon Aikman Theatre 2-20, 22-25 Aug at 16.30