Duty | Tour

Spoken Word (immersive, walk)

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  • Army @ The Fringe - Meet At Box Office
  • 15:30
  • Aug 22
  • 30 minutes
  • Suitability: 14+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United Kingdom - England
  • Group: They Eat Culture
  • Warnings and additional info: Contains distressing themes, Involves walking, Strong language/swearing, This is an audio walking tour last approx 30 mins and may contain adult language, swearing, humour, and graphic references. This show is running a Pay What You Can model.
  • Accessibility: May not apply to all performances. You'll find more information about accessibile performances and how to book tickets in the accessibility tab below.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 18 months
This is audio-guided experience lasting approx 30 minutes and taking you through the surrounding area of East Claremont Street. Arrive at Army @ The Fringe's box office any time between 3pm and 8pm on your chosen day. Bring your own device and headphones or email [email protected] in advance if you require assistance.

Description

Re-imagine the New Town’s East Claremont Street as a front line, where the military world meets the civilian, shaped through the eyes, ear and experiences of an army reservist as she returns to Hepburn House HQ and the city streets she loves. Duty | Tour is an experimental, rapid-response new-writing audio performance, exploring moments of exchange, opportunity and understandings when different characters, identities and duties collide. Running time: approximately 30 minutes of walking. Downloadable audio, bring your own mobile and headphones or use our kit (deposit required).

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 [email protected].

General venue access

  • Accessible entry: Audience will meet outdoors at our box office area and be instructed on how to access the self-guided audio experience around the streets.
  • Wheelchair access type: Level Access

  • Stairs: Information not supplied

Each venue can contain several space with different accessibly information. Visit the venue page for full venue accessibility info


How and when to make an access booking

Our access tickets service is available to anyone who:

  • Would like to book specific accessibility services, e.g. a hearing loop, audio description headsets, captioning units, seating in relation to the location of the BSL interpreter
  • Requires extra assistance when at a venue
  • Has specific seating requirements
  • Is a wheelchair user
  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

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The Stage (4/5 stars) 22 days ago

understated but excellent

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The Guardian (3/5 stars) 30 days ago

The friendship of two female soldiers is the poignant basis of this intense, immersive audio play that takes you on a tour of the local area

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