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The Fringe at Panmure

Once again we are delighted to host a series of events centred around Adam Smith and economic debate this Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Adam Smith: The Invisible Hand:   
Tickets £12

Four actors present a dramatisation of the life and works of Adam Smith,  performed in the house in which he lived and died. Join Jean Jacques Rousseau, Voltaire, Robert Burns and Margaret Smith -  Adam Smith's mother - for a journey that resonates from the eighteenth century to the  present day.

August at 4pm: 1 (preview), 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25. 
August at 12pm: 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18, 24, 25.  

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Dominic Frisby Presents Adam Smith: Father of the Fringe:
Tickets £12

Nowhere has Adam Smith’s Invisible Hand been harder at work than   at the festival itself. In Smith's own front room, MoneyWeek’s   Dominic  Frisby, author of Life After the State and Bitcoin: The Future of Money?,   presents a lecture on the economics of the festival, and how it has   proved the realisation of everything Adam Smith believed.

August at 12pm: 9, 10, 11, 15, 16, 17, 18.

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The Butcher, the Brewer, the Baker… and the Commentator:
Tickets £12

Confused about money? Concerned about the economy? Join editor- in- chief of MoneyWeek and FT columnist Merryn Somerset Webb and  financial writer and comedian Dominic Frisby as they interview, talk over  and argue with a well-known group of economics, politics and finance  gurus (with a few comedians chucked in for fun). Got a burning question  on anything discussed? Audience participation very welcome..

August at 2pm: 3, 4, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25.

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"when Adam Smith lived in Panmure House he made it a hub of intellectual enlightenment ... Panmure House should be restored to that purpose once again"
Dr Eamonn Butler Dr Eamonn Butler Director, Adam Smith Institute