Edinburgh fest names ‘Ovid’ prizewinner

Pants on Fire production to get Gotham run

The winner of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe has been announced: U.K. company Pants on Fire’s production of “Ovid’s Metamorphoses.”

Offbeat show, which relocates Ovid’s Greek mythology to WWII-era Britain, is adapted and helmed by Peter Bramley and will run at Gotham’s Flea Theater in January.

The prize, officially the Carol Tambor Best of Edinburgh Award, is presented by the Carol Tambor Theatrical Foundation, which will present the show’s New York run. The award is skedded to be presented at the fest’s closing ceremonies Aug. 27.

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