Eric Lampaert: Borne of Chaos - Yum Yum

From womb to tomb, from homeless to Hollywood. This is an honest retelling of Eric Lampaert’s trials and tribulations from birth to now and how he made it from the streets to cinema.

Eric Lampaert: Borne of Chaos - Yum Yum

About Eric Lampaert: Borne of Chaos - Yum Yum

2nd Aug 2019 to 25th Aug 2019
4:15pm
The Counting House Edinburgh
34 West Nicolson Street, Edinburgh South EH8 9DD
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BORNE OF CHAOS
Chapter One is an honest retelling of Eric’s trials and tribulations from birth to near death, from womb to tomb, from homelessness to Hollywood. This is a psychological odyssey through alternate realities and his battle against anxiety, depression and other past demons.

In a return to his training at Lecoq’s Ecole International de Theatre in Paris, this part theatre, part comedy show explores hallucination, anxiety, depression, mental health hospitals and tales of escape, hypnotherapy, public shaming, near-death experiences and a constant drug-free state of Euphoria.

Eric has recently turned his hand to Hollywood and this summer you can catch him in not one but two movies; Anna, directed by Luc Besson and starring Helen Mirren, Cilian Murphy, Luke Evans & Sasha Luss, and The Show, directed by Mitch Jenkins and written by Alan Moore (Watchmen, V for Vendetta, Batman: The KIlling Joke). This follows co-starring roles in recent films Moonwalkers (alongside Rupert Grint and Ron Perlman) and Valerian & The City of a Thousand Planets, as well as various TV appearances in both the UK and France (Life’s Too Short (HBO), The Midnight Beast (E4), Impractical Jokers (BBC3) and How To Survive A Disaster Movie (Channel 5). He’s even starred alongside Bruce Willis in a TV commercial!


YUM YUM
VENUE: The Counting House – The Lounge, 38 W Nicolson St, EH8 9DD
TIME: 6:30pm

In Chapter Two, now free from the shackles of anxiety & depression, Eric finds himself alone with these new, positive thoughts which now dictate his every move. You don’t need to see the first chapter to enjoy this second, but it may help to better understand how he ended up in an asylum.

Image credit: Troy Conrad


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10th August 2019
Enjoy a night of Romanian traditional music with songs reimagined and performed by Lizabett Russo with Graeme Stephen and Brodie Jarvie at Leith Depot as part of the Fringe!
Edinburgh Festival Fringe: Jimeoin: Ramble On... Some More!

Edinburgh Festival Fringe: Jimeoin: Ramble On... Some More!

10th August 2019
Nothing beats seeing Jimeoin live and extra, later, ramblier shows have now been added! Don't miss his incredible 26th Edinburgh Fringe!
Andy Gunn Presents: From T-Bone To Trucks

Andy Gunn Presents: From T-Bone To Trucks

11th August 2019
Scottish virtuoso Andy Gunn's back with his homage to the greats of electric blues guitar with a multimedia experience featuring projected films, narrator and eight-piece band.
Fest on Forth

Fest on Forth

11th August 2019
Showcasing an eclectic mix of cabaret and comedy, a different group of quality acts will perform in the Forth Floor Brasserie at Harvey Nichols every Sunday throughout August.
Fringe for Bairns

Fringe for Bairns

11th August 2019
The Three Sisters will be hosting meet and greets for all the little ones to enjoy along with a good old fashioned sing-along as they watch their favourite films!
Fringe Dome Nights

Fringe Dome Nights

11th August 2019
Dynamic Earth Dome Nights return every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday of the Fringe, showing three films in Edinburgh's only 360 degree cinema!
Pre-View

Pre-View

12th August 2019
Readings from eight brand new plays by emerging playwrights from England, Ireland, Poland, Scotland, Singapore, the USA and Wales.
TalkFest19 - Ways and Means: Theatre In 2019 and Beyond

TalkFest19 - Ways and Means: Theatre In 2019 and Beyond

12th August 2019
What happens when we pair up two theatre artists from different backgrounds to co-host a discussion about what makes great theatre in 2019?
FiraB Balearic Music Nights: Anna Ferrer Live

FiraB Balearic Music Nights: Anna Ferrer Live

12th August 2019 - 14th August 2019
Come and enjoy the warmth and sound of the Mediterranean as FiraB Balearic Music Nights brings you Menorca born singer Anna Ferrer from 12th to 14th August as part of the Fringe!
Breakfast Plays: The Future Is [...]

Breakfast Plays: The Future Is [...]

13th August 2019 - 25th August 2019
This year’s Breakfast Plays give a glimpse of the now and new from four of the most exciting rising voices in Scottish theatre.
Bomb Happy

Bomb Happy

13th August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Bomb Happy brings to life the powerful testimonies of five Normandy Veterans, inexperienced young conscripts, who find themselves part of one of the most dangerous operations of World War II.
Hallowed Ground

Hallowed Ground

13th August 2019 - 25th August 2019
From Serbian snowfields to deserts in Afghanistan, four women unite across a century. Hallowed Ground comes to Army @ The Fringe fresh from an Australian tour.
Blazin’ Fiddles with Emily Smith

Blazin’ Fiddles with Emily Smith

14th August 2019
Scotland’s most celebrated fiddle band Blazin’ Fiddles joins the twice voted ‘Scots Singer of the Year’ Emily Smith for a special one-off Scottish tour and plays The Queens Hall in August!
FiraB Balearic Music Nights: Blai Vidal Trio Live

FiraB Balearic Music Nights: Blai Vidal Trio Live

15th August 2019 - 17th August 2019
Catch the Blai Vidal Trio Live as FiraB Balearic Music Nights brings the warmth and sound of the Mediterranean to the Edinburgh Fringe!
Daniel Sloss: X

Daniel Sloss: X

15th August 2019 - 17th August 2019
Daniel Sloss returns to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe with his international smash-hit show 'Daniel Sloss: X' to mark his first ever headline gig at the Edinburgh Playhouse.
Fringe Dome Nights

Fringe Dome Nights

15th August 2019
Dynamic Earth Dome Nights return every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday of the Fringe, showing three films in Edinburgh's only 360 degree cinema!
Fringe Dome Nights

Fringe Dome Nights

16th August 2019
Dynamic Earth Dome Nights return every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday of the Fringe, showing three films in Edinburgh's only 360 degree cinema!
Edinburgh Festival Fringe: Jimeoin: Ramble On... Some More!

Edinburgh Festival Fringe: Jimeoin: Ramble On... Some More!

16th August 2019
Nothing beats seeing Jimeoin live and extra, later, ramblier shows have now been added! Don't miss his incredible 26th Edinburgh Fringe!
A Massaoke Night at the Musicals

A Massaoke Night at the Musicals

16th August 2019 - 17th August 2019
This is your chance to sing along with the fantastic and versatile Massaoke band, guided by giant video lyrics, as they raise the curtains on all your favourite show tunes.
Fringe Dome Nights

Fringe Dome Nights

17th August 2019
Dynamic Earth Dome Nights return every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday of the Fringe, showing three films in Edinburgh's only 360 degree cinema!
Edinburgh Festival Fringe: Jimeoin: Ramble On... Some More!

Edinburgh Festival Fringe: Jimeoin: Ramble On... Some More!

17th August 2019
Nothing beats seeing Jimeoin live and extra, later, ramblier shows have now been added! Don't miss his incredible 26th Edinburgh Fringe!
Fingers and Thumbs with Andy Gunn

Fingers and Thumbs with Andy Gunn

17th August 2019
Scottish guitar virtuoso Andy Gunn debuts his all new show 'Fingers and Thumbs' at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, exploring in trio format various stringed instruments.
Fringe Dome Nights

Fringe Dome Nights

18th August 2019
Dynamic Earth Dome Nights return every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday of the Fringe, showing three films in Edinburgh's only 360 degree cinema!
Fest on Forth

Fest on Forth

18th August 2019
Showcasing an eclectic mix of cabaret and comedy, a different group of quality acts will perform in the Forth Floor Brasserie at Harvey Nichols every Sunday throughout August.
Fringe for Bairns

Fringe for Bairns

18th August 2019
The Three Sisters will be hosting meet and greets for all the little ones to enjoy along with a good old fashioned sing-along as they watch their favourite films!
FiraB Balearic Music Nights: Júlia Colom and Toni Vaquer Duo Live

FiraB Balearic Music Nights: Júlia Colom and Toni Vaquer Duo Live

18th August 2019 - 20th August 2019
Enjoy the warmth and sound of the Mediterranean as FiraB Balearic Music Nights brings you Júlia Colom and the Toni Vaquer Duo as part of the Fringe!
Andy Gunn Presents: From T-Bone To Trucks

Andy Gunn Presents: From T-Bone To Trucks

18th August 2019
Scottish virtuoso Andy Gunn's back with his homage to the greats of electric blues guitar with a multimedia experience featuring projected films, narrator and eight-piece band.
James Tait Black Prize for Drama 2019: The Award Ceremony

James Tait Black Prize for Drama 2019: The Award Ceremony

19th August 2019
Join today’s most innovative playwrights for an afternoon of performed readings and interviews with presenter Shereen Nanjiani.
TalkFest19 - Anatomy of a Play: How Not to Drown

TalkFest19 - Anatomy of a Play: How Not to Drown

19th August 2019
Playwright Nicola McCartney and actor Dritan Kastrati are joined by Professor Sharon Cowan to dissect the process of writing Dritan's astonishing biographical play.
Blazin’ Fiddles with Emily Smith

Blazin’ Fiddles with Emily Smith

21st August 2019
Scotland’s most celebrated fiddle band Blazin’ Fiddles joins the twice voted ‘Scots Singer of the Year’ Emily Smith for a special one-off Scottish tour and plays The Queens Hall in August!
Blues and Burlesque

Blues and Burlesque

21st August 2019 - 25th June 2019
Blues and Burlesque, the saucy, sexy, award-winning live music cabaret is back at the Fringe after sell-out runs in Adelaide, Perth and Brighton!
FiraB Balearic Music Nights: Ermanno Panta and Banda Zeitun Live

FiraB Balearic Music Nights: Ermanno Panta and Banda Zeitun Live

21st August 2019 - 23rd August 2019
FiraB Balearic Music Nights brings you Ermanno Panta & Banda Zeitun, transforming Mediterranean soundscapes into Mediterranean jazz, as part of the Fringe!
Fringe Dome Nights

Fringe Dome Nights

22nd August 2019
Dynamic Earth Dome Nights return every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday of the Fringe, showing three films in Edinburgh's only 360 degree cinema!
Edinburgh Festival Fringe: Jimeoin: Ramble On... Some More!

Edinburgh Festival Fringe: Jimeoin: Ramble On... Some More!

23rd August 2019
Nothing beats seeing Jimeoin live and extra, later, ramblier shows have now been added! Don't miss his incredible 26th Edinburgh Fringe!
Fringe Dome Nights

Fringe Dome Nights

23rd August 2019
Dynamic Earth Dome Nights return every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday of the Fringe, showing three films in Edinburgh's only 360 degree cinema!
FiraB Balearic Music Nights: Jansky Live

FiraB Balearic Music Nights: Jansky Live

24th August 2019 - 26th August 2019
FiraB Balearic Music Nights brings you Catalan duo JANSKY, with their rave of sound, verse and a great deal of jazz improvisation, as part of the Edinburgh Fringe!
Fringe Dome Nights

Fringe Dome Nights

24th August 2019
Dynamic Earth Dome Nights return every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday of the Fringe, showing three films in Edinburgh's only 360 degree cinema!
Edinburgh Festival Fringe: Jimeoin: Ramble On... Some More!

Edinburgh Festival Fringe: Jimeoin: Ramble On... Some More!

24th August 2019
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Fringe Dome Nights

Fringe Dome Nights

25th August 2019
Dynamic Earth Dome Nights return every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday of the Fringe, showing three films in Edinburgh's only 360 degree cinema!
Fest on Forth

Fest on Forth

25th August 2019
Showcasing an eclectic mix of cabaret and comedy, a different group of quality acts will perform in the Forth Floor Brasserie at Harvey Nichols every Sunday throughout August.
Annasach’s Hallowe’en Ceilidh

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31st October 2019
Come and dance to Annasach Ceilidh Band at our Hallowe'en Ceilidh from 8pm at The Counting House on Thursday 31st October! All dances can be called so beginners welcome.

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