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Captain Flinn and the Pirate Dinosaurs 2: The Magic Cutlass  

Pleasance Courtyard, EH8 9TJ

From 3 - 29 August (not 16 Aug). Flinn’s old nemesis, Mr T the T-Rex, appears and kidnaps his friends forcing them to hunt for the Magic Cutlass, a sword that grants any wish. A fantastic adventure to a world of devious dinosaurs, deep sea dangers and smelly sausages.

Further Info

Box Office 0131 556 6550 




The Cat in the Hat  

From 3 – 21 August. From the moment his tall, red and white striped hat appears, Sally and her brother know that the Cat is the funniest, most mischievous cat they have ever met and turns a rainy afternoon into an amazing adventure.

Further Info

Box Office 0131 556 6550 





Ceilidh Kids at the Fringe  

Laughing Horse @ The Free Sisters, 139 Cowgate, EH1 1JS

From 4 – 28 August (not 18, 23, 25 Aug). Family workshop involving everyone. Skip, clap and march to traditional Scottish music. Enjoy discovering simple dances that you might find at a ceilidh or Scottish country dance, celebrating the social aspects of dancing.

Further Info

Box Office 0131 622 6801




Celeste’s Circus 

Scottish Storytelling Centre EH1 1SR

Aug 4-9, 11-16, 19-21, 26-28  Celeste invites wee ones to join her circus trip. See the high wire hippo, the peek-a-boo cat and a lovable seal performing for paper fish.

Box Office 0131 556 9579 

Further Info





Children are Stinky 

Assembly George Square Gardens, EH8 9LH

From 4 – 29 August (not 10, 17, 24 Aug). Expect daredevil stunts, incredible acrobatics, lightning fast hula hoops, rocking soundtrack, high calibre circus, fun and loads of laughs leaving both adults and children with their jaws on the floor wanting more.

Further Info

Box Office 0131 623 3030 





Paradise in Augustines

Aug 7, 9, 11, 13, 16, 18, 20, 23, 25, 27

Cinderella wants a night at the ball, Buttons wants Cinderella to notice him and the Ugly Sisters want Cinderella to just stay in her cupboard. Hey presto and with the Fairy Godmother it’s a magical pantomime. Will Cinders live happily ever after with Prince Charming?

Further Info

Box Office 0131 510 0022



Closer by Circa  

Underbelly, George Square, EH8 9LH

From 3 to 29 August (not 10, 16, 23 Aug). Join Circa's astounding circus performers as they reveal breathtaking acrobatics and aerial spectacles up close and personal. Using the raw skill and humanity of the artists, audiences embark on a journey to reveal the extremes and limitations of the human body.

Further Info

Box Office 0844 545 8252



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