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The shortlist for the Edinburgh Fringe Sustainable Practice Award, which celebrates the greenest and most sustainable shows of the Fringe that encourage audiences to take responsibility for their own environmental impact, has been announced, with 22 nominees spanning the entire spectrum of the Fringe, from comedy, spoken word and theatre to exhibitions, opera and childrenâ€™s shows.
First launched in 2010, the award is run by the Center for Sustainable Practice in the Arts and Creative Carbon Scotland, with the winner to be announced on 22 August in a ceremony at Fringe Central.
The shows which have been shortlisted for the award are:
â— A Walk at the Edge of the World
â— Arrest That Poet!
â— Dannie Gruffertyâ€™s First World Problems
â— End of Species
â— India Street
â— John Muir: Rhapsody in Green
â— My Luxurious 50 Square Feet Life
â— Out of Water
â— Princess Taz and the Fearsome Forest
â— Robert Lewellyn: Electric Cars Are Rubbish. Arenâ€™t They?
â— Song of the Earth
â— SOS – Save Our Spaces
â— The Bee-Man of Orn
â— The Big Bite-Size Plays Factory Goes Down the Toilet
â— The Evolution Will Be Televised
â— The Handlebards
â— The World Mouse Plague
â— The Worm â€“ An Underground Adventure
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