Christine Bovill's Piaf

Music (music)

Add to favourites
  • The Stand’s New Town Theatre - Grand Hall
  • 21:10
  • Aug 20
  • 1 hour 10 minutes
  • Suitability: 14+ (Restriction)
  • Country: United Kingdom - Scotland
  • Group: Christine Bovill / The Stand Comedy Club
  • Warnings and additional info: All seating is unreserved and latecomers may not be admitted.
  • Accessibility: May not apply to all performances. Please confirm before booking. See our Accessibility page for details.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 1 year


Fringe sell-out sensation returns for two performances only. Award-winning chanteuse Christine Bovill threads her own remarkable journey with French Song, recalling the life and works of Edith Piaf. No gimmicks. No pretence. Nothing but a voice, smoky and evocative, singing of life’s triumphs and tragedies. A powerful musical homage to France’s most endearing and enduring icon. 'Will stay with you for the rest of your life' (Sunday Times). 'Her voice carries all before her, its honeyed subtleties wringing pathos from every line' (Northern Ireland Culture). 'Bovill’s stage presence and voice are exquisite' (

Please note that while all media gallery content is provided by verified members of the event, the Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society does not review or approve this content before it is posted. Reports of inappropriate content or copyright infringement can be directed to