City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Children's Shows

Free concert: Australian Big Band & Leith Concert Band

Australian Big Band to make a stop in Edinburgh

Acéléré by Circolombia, Underbelly's Circus Hub, Review


Circolombia’s Acéléré is circus like you have never seen or heard before.

Chinese Carnival Show

Part of the Carnival celebrations at the beginning of Edinburgh's Festivals, nearly 100 performers will perform dance, circus, music, and Peking Opera at the Rose Theatre.

Little Red, Traverse, Edinburgh International Children’s Festival, Review

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Who’s the creature that features most as the baddie in fairy tale? The big, bad wolf of course.

2017 Edinburgh International Children’s Festival Dream Programme Unveiled

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Today, at the National Museum of Scotland, the Festival formerly known as Imaginate launched its exciting and inspiring 2017 programme under its new name, the Edinburgh International Children’s Festiv

Showstopper!: The Improvised Musical, Pleasance Courtyard, Review

A request from the producer and an audience of musical experts – what could possibly go wrong?

Mikey and Addie, Summerhall, Fringe Review

Andy Manley in Mikey and Addie 3

Mikey and Addie first appeared in 2012 and was part of that year’s imaginate Festival (Read my review

Into the Woods Jr, Paradise at Augustines, Review


Out of the rain, or if lucky avoid the sun, but do get 'Into the Woods'.

The Snow Queen, Gilded Balloon at the Museum, Review


Daring adventures, a lost little boy and a shard of enchanted glass – what more could you want from a lunchtime fairytale?

Rumpelstiltskin, Space on the Mile, Review

Fairytales and folklore will never lose their charm and with adaptations like Red Bonnet Productions they are surely here to stay.