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Note: This is an old show being displayed, and it is not from this year's festival. This show appeared in 2016 at The Free Edinburgh Fringe Festival

SCIENCE MAGIC

Childrens

Venue:The Free Sisters, 139 Cowgate Edinburgh EH1 1JS
Phone: 0131 622 6802
Links: Click Here for venue details, Click here for map
Ticket Prices: Free  
Room: Maggie's Front Room
JUL 31, AUG 1-28 at 11:00 (60 min)
 
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Multi-Award winning Irish comedian and science communicator Dónal Vaughan brings his science magic show to the Edinburgh Fringe.

Prepare to enter the magical world of science. Forget Harry Potter, Dónal is the real wizard. He will show you how to put a skewer through a balloon without popping it, mix potions to create your very own volcano, set paper on fire without burning it, turn water upside-down without spilling it, conjure an invisible force to blow out a candle, make a cola bottle explode in a fountain and more.
Always exciting, sometimes messy, learn about magnetism, pressures, density, force, chemical reactions, the fire triangle, acid & bases, static electricity. And laugh your pants off while you do it.

And the best part??? You can do all the tricks at home using everyday household items. You too can become a science wizard and amaze your family and friends.

Winner – 2015 Laughing Horse New Act of the Year
Finalist – 2015 Beat the Frog World Series
Winner – 2014 Tedfest Comedy Award
Runner up – 2014 Show Me the Funny Competition
Runner up – 2013 Capital Comedy Club New Comedian of the Year
Finalist – 2013 Leicester Square Theatre New Comedian of the Year
Finalist – 2012 Capital Comedy Club New Comedian of the Year

Dónal Vaughan's unique blend of science and comedy has proved popular with audiences, who have been entertained and enlightened by his acts.” PubSci London.

“He creates the spark of interest of science in children, exciting and educational.” Natural History Museum.

“Dónal has a rare ability to be funny and thought-provoking without really appearing to try. His hilarious and informative takes on science are why he’s a favourite.” Bright Club Dublin.

“A distinctive, joke-heavy set with some strongly offbeat lines.” Chortle.

“Dónal Vaughan owned the stage with his sharp, punchy lines that never failed to hit home." Enterainment.ie


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