BIGHEAD at the Edinburgh Fringe

The Screen Test by Bebe Cave

Pleasance Courtyard, 31st July - 26th August, 3:10pm

The Screen Test, written and performed by Bebe Cave. A one-woman show about delusion, desperation and dreams. A dark comedy. Betsy Bitterly is an aspiring actress in 1930s Hollywood, so desperate to become a star that she might just sacrifice herself along the way.

Through a series of "screen tests" for roles that could change her life, Betsy herself changes in ways she never expected in her never ending quest to "make it". But what does "making it" really mean? And when do you let go of the dream?


Paulina Lenoir: Puella Eterna

Assembly Roxy, 31st July - 25th August, 10pm

Would you like to live forever? This is a show about LIFE, in all its stages. Told by a poetic idiot in search of eternity – between the pages. Acclaimed designer and theatre-maker turned 'virtuosic clown' ( 

Paulina Lenoir presents a tale of birth, life and death told through the eyes of this generation's most renowned poet, Puella Eterna.


Rosalie Minnitt: Clementine

Underbelly Cowgate, 1st - 11th August, 6:40pm

The critically acclaimed sell-out hit of the 2023 Edinburgh Fringe returns for a limited run

Lady Clementine has until her 27th birthday to find the one. When her latest beau goes missing, she embarks on a hilariously unhinged quest to solve the mystery of her ill fortune. But with neither sense nor sensibility, will our romantic heroine find love in time? One of The Guardian's Top 10 Comedy Shows of 2023.


Sarah Roberts: Silkworm

Assembly George Square, 31st July - 25th August, 10:35pm

An adorable debut from the world's youngest, smallest, most normal comedian. Sarah Roberts has been condemned to live a thousand lives. She was Henry VIII in her previous life, ate her twin in the womb (not an accident), and most recently got facial reconstructive surgery. Now she's being reborn as the person she hates most: herself. Directed by Daniel Emery and Molly Stacey. 

BBC Comedy Award nominee, Leicester Square New Comedian of the Year runner-up, level 9461 on Candy Crush.


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