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Viva Hypnosis.

Viva Hypnosis: Redefining comedy hypnotism

Friday 26th August 2016

We talk to the team behind Viva Hypnosis about how they are trying to redefine the art of the comedy hypnosis show. In the process, we discover more about how hypnotism works too.


Will Franken.

Fringe festival news and stories

Thursday 25th August 2016

As we near the end of the 2016 Edinburgh Festival Fringe, here are some dispatches from the city. We've got some heckler videos for you, interesting stories from acts, and a few pictures to share.


Si Hawkins Fringe Diary.

Si Hawkins Fringe Diary 2016

Thursday 25th August 2016

Si Hawkins saw a LOT of shows at the 2016 Edinburgh Fringe, and some of them were pretty darn good. Here he talks us through a few of this year's hits 'n' trends.


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