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Fringe Media Clash Diary

Visit this page regularly to find out what’s happening when and where in terms of publicity: launches, photocalls, press announcements and awards. The Clash Diary is an essential tool for anyone planning their publicity activities.

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01 August 2019
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08:00

09:00

Open photocall: Everything I do

Irish Theatre company 'One Two, One Two'

Based on personal material, Everything I Do, is an intimate and soulful music-driven theatre show featuring original pop songs, written and performed by Zoe Ní Riordáin with direction by Maud Lee.

Photocall will feature Zoe Ní Riordáin with props including her electric guitar and trampoline.

Everything I Do was a box office hit at Dublin Fringe Festival in 2018 and winner of Best Performance.

Featuring a hysterical pop singer, accompanied by her guitar, she riffs on love in a lonely universe. It’s a solo exploration of codependency, rooted in the idea of how we often find it easier to say what we need to say to strangers than to the people we’re closest to.

For further information and images, please contact Clare McCormack on 0044 7989 950871 / [email protected]

Please gather at the main entrance on Castlehill at 745am for a prompt 8am start.

CAMERA OBSCURA AND WORLD OF ILLUSIONS EDINBURGH
Castlehill
The Royal Mile
Edinburgh
EH1 2ND
09:30

10:30

High-flying Finnish Circus stars Race Horse Company soar into Edinburgh

Race Horse Company

An opportunity to capture the cast from Super Sunday by Race Horse Company using a teeterboard to launch themselves into the air above the Meadows, with the stunning Edinburgh skyline, including the castle, in the background.

Super Sunday is running from Underbelly Circus Hub on the Meadows, in the Lafayette Big Top from 2-24 August 2019.

Please RSVP to Will Moss / [email protected]/ 07443334085

The Meadows - meet at the corner of Warrender Park Terrace and Marchmont St.
https://goo.gl/maps/HDDzBc78NjLSHjQb9
10:30

12:30

Venue Press Launch - PQA Venues @Riddle's Court

PQA Venues @Riddle's Court

The founder of PQA Venues, actress Pauline Quirke, will be hosting a press showcase and launch celebration.

10.30 Photo call with Pauline Quirke and performers
11.00-12.00 Showcase highlighting a fantastic variety of shows performing at the venue, from home and abroad.
12.00-12.30 Interview/filming opportunities, celebratory drinks and street food tasters.

If you are interested in interviews, filming and/or photography, please register your request in advance.

RSVP to Alison Duguid and Laura Starck to secure your place: [email protected]

Winner of Best Venue in Theatre Weekly's 'Best of The Fest 2018' round-up, PQA Venues @Riddle's Court is an exciting destination venue, for performers and audience members alike offering a stunning yurt café bar in a historic courtyard, comfortable seating and delicious street food, accompanied by free Wi-Fi and free phone charging stations. A beautiful and unique Category A-listed building, Riddle's Court underwent a £6 million restoration and refurbishment equipping the space as a state-of-the-art venue while keeping the charm of its 400-year history. The venue offers free tea and coffee during opening hours to accredited press.

PQA Venue's @Riddle's Court (near the top of the Royal Mile)
14:30

15:00

BE INSPIRED AT THE 2019 EDINBURGH FESTIVAL FRINGE: Official First Day of the 2019 Fringe Photo

Edinburgh Fringe Festival Society

Frank Ross, Lord Provost of the City of Edinburgh and Chief Executive of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society, Shona McCarthy will proclaim the start of the 2019 Fringe and will push the button on the colourful, arcade-style Fringe Inspiration Machine with Edinburgh skyline in background.

Capture a first look at the new Inspiration Machine which is designed to help out audiences who might be having trouble deciding which shows to see from the diverse programme, by delivering three randomised suggestions of Fringe shows at the push of a button.

Report time 2.30pm for a 2.45pm start at Half Price Hut on the Mound next to the Scottish National Gallery.

RSVP: [email protected] in advance.

For further information, please contact: Michelle Mangan, Senior PR and Marketing Manager on 0131-240-1919 or email [email protected]

Next to the Scottish National Gallery, The Mound, Edinburgh.
17:00

20:00

Gilded Balloon Press Launch

Gilded Balloon

Gilded Balloon launch the 2019 Fringe season with a showcase of some of the fantastic acts appearing at our five venues this year.

Invitation only event.

[email protected]

The New Amphion Cafe, Gilded Balloon Teviot
13 Bristo Square, EH8 9AJ

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