#AATF19 – Fringe Review Blog 1

#AATF19 – Fringe Review Blog 1

We’re partnering with fringereview.co.uk to post a series of guest blogs leading up to this year’s festival, giving further insight into the venue and our programme. Here’s blog one, introducing this year’s programme. Opera, Queer Theatre and...
#AATF19 – Dead Equal

#AATF19 – Dead Equal

Press Release   CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD FULL PRESS RELEASE Dead Equal – Opera Honours the Unsung Female Heroes of War When you think of a soldier what do you see? Women remain the unsung heroes of the British Army, and now Dead Equal, a new opera is giving them their...
#AATF19 – Unicorns, Almost

#AATF19 – Unicorns, Almost

Press Release   CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD FULL PRESS RELEASE  Finest poet of WWII to be celebrated in Edinburgh. The life and poetry of Keith Douglas, widely recognised as the finest poet of World War II, is to be celebrated in Edinburgh ahead of the 80th anniversary of...
#AATF19 – Bomb Happy

#AATF19 – Bomb Happy

Press Release   CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD FULL PRESS RELEASE  D-Day Veterans to attend verbatim Fringe play about their experiences. Army @ The Fringe hosts the story of five ordinary young men facing extraordinary circumstances on the Normandy beaches. See trailer here....
#AATF19 – The Happiness Project

#AATF19 – The Happiness Project

Press Release   CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD FULL PRESS RELEASE  Queer, disabled voices disrupting traditionally straight able spaces. Creative Electric are delighted to announce that The Happiness Project will be featuring as part of the Army @ The Fringe programme, in...
#AATF19 – Hallowed Ground

#AATF19 – Hallowed Ground

Press Release   CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD FULL PRESS RELEASE  Four women. Many stories. A century of service. Edinburgh Fringe 2019 Army @ The Fringe in association with Summerhall Edinburgh is the home of The Scottish Women’s Hospitals, founded in WW1 by Doctor Elsie...
Army @ The Fringe 2019 Programme

Army @ The Fringe 2019 Programme

Press Release – 10 June, 2019  CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD FULL PRESS RELEASE Women In Combat, D-Day Anniversary Plus Queer Theatre – Army@TheFringe Returns Five compelling shows exploring life in and out of uniform Army@TheFringe is returning for a third year with another...
Familiar Stranger – Virtual Realities

Familiar Stranger – Virtual Realities

A new performance piece melding live theatre and virtual reality has just opened as part of Army@TheFringe. Familiar Strangerbrings together live acting and virtual reality to tell the story of an Iraq War veteran returning to civilian life. See trailer here. The...
Shell Shock Works to Bring Help for Heroes

Shell Shock Works to Bring Help for Heroes

An award-winning Fringe play is working to raise awareness and funds for the veterans’ charity Help for Heroes. Adapted from Kosovo and Iraq veteran Neil Blower Watkins’ acclaimed novel it follows the story of Tommy Atkins who suffers undiagnosed post traumatic stress...