Top theatre shows to see this week (August 20-26)
The End of Eddy – the Studio, Edinburgh
Stewart Laing directs a new stage adaptation of Edouard Louis’ brutal autobiographical novel about growing up in poverty. This Unicorn Theatre co-production is at the Edinburgh International Festival, running at the Studio from August 22-26.
The Prisoner – Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh
Co-written and co-directed by legendary theatremaker Peter Brook, this new piece about the nature of justice is part of the residency of Brook’s company Theatre des Bouffes du Nord at the Edinburgh International Festival. It runs at the Lyceum Theatre from August 22-26.
… Not to mention the Edinburgh Fringe
What are the best shows at the fringe? Click below for The Stage reviewing team’s pick of the best shows so far.