Hogmanay House - a magical new year's EVE event
Gain entry to a secret, exclusive New Year Performance and be transfixed and mystified by some of Scotland’s most talented performers at a family friendly event!
Beneath the surface of Edinburgh’s Hogmanay, beyond the fireworks and firelight processions, is a rich underbelly of Scottish traditions and stories that remain forgotten or hidden. Some outrageous, others hilarious – all brought to life in our New Year’s Eve (ish) show with magic, live music, storytelling and a host of surprises to celebrate this special time of year..
Discover and celebrate the real secrets of Scottish new year whilst making some new traditions in a exceptional night out that will blow your mind, warm your soul and leave you with wonderful moments to remember in the new year to come..
ABOUT THE CAST
Lewis Barlow Magical consultant to the BBC, Past President of the Edinburgh Magic Circle and winner of numerous national conjuring awards, Lewis produces unforgettable reactions wherever he performs.
“Charming and hugely impressive, in every way the antidote to the traditional magic show. Truly extraordinary.” Fringe Guru *****
We’re delighted to have Celtic Connections star Ainsley Hamill premiering newly commissioned songs for this very show!
“Her voice thick with velvet and mirk…hovering between the comforting warmth of The Breath and the whip-smart forlorness of early Adele…Hamill has a big intriguing voice, it’s Scottishness ever-present.” The Guardian (Album of the Month)
Accompanying Ainsley fiddler and guitarist Ron Jappy a star of the Scottish Folk scene.
“Up there with the very best, the links of Wolfstone, Runrig, and Dar ar Bras” Folk Radio
Award-winning performer and storyteller Andy Cannon will ignite your imagination with true stories and tall tales. “Strikingly heartfelt and intelligent” Scotsman **** “Inventive and clever” Stage *****
Drew McAdam, Scotlands foremost mind reader will lure you in as you watch the impossible become possible. Can he reveal your New Years’ resolution just by watching your body language?
Written and directed by Kevin Quantum