The Magic Numbers

Two sets of brothers and sisters

making glorious, sunkissed

harmonies. They rocked T in the

Park now watch them tear up T on the Fringe. See Mus/c, page 49.

The President's Last Bang South Korean movie which recreates the events that led to the assassination of president Park Chung-heui in 1979. Think Dr Strange/ove crossed with Downfa/I. See Fi/m, page 44.

The Devil's Larder Grid lron’s site-specific adaptation of Jim Grace’s novella is a succulent, taut and thrilling beast. See Theatre, page 60.

André Brink

This rare appearance represents a chance to see a literary legend. His new novel is the story of a tribesman ordained as a priest. See Books, page 74.

Penny Spubh's Party They’re not to everyone’s taste,

of course, but the Party girls are rocking our comedy world. Like the Mini Cheddars they wield as props, they’re addictive as hell.

See Comedy, page 79.

Nicole et Martin Three magical interpretations of fairytales told by this talented Swiss-French duo in their beautiful purpose-built white Tent. See Kids, page 46.



Scottish artist lan Hamilton Finlay has his words painted directly onto the gallery walls in the Botanics by associate Les Edge. See Art, page 70.

Solid Steel: Keepintime

Taking the lead from the screening of the Keepintime documentary, Daedelus, DJ Food and Quantic provide the beats for this after screening hoedown. See C/ubs, page 75.

Dance Base

A faultless programme of events throughout the Festival showcasing new talent and pushing established names to new levels. See Dance, page 34.

Switch Triptych

The Riot Group continue to excel with this stylistic exploration of progress, technology and corruption in New York in 1919. See Theatre, page 55.