City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland


Edinburgh Studio Opera presents: 'Dido & Aeneas | Gianni Schicchi'

Join Edinburgh Studio Opera in their 50th year producing the highest quality student opera in Edinburgh with a double bill of beautifully reimagined and restaged classics.

Carmen High, Spotlites, Review

Carmen High production

Red hot Carmen raises the temperature in George Street. The high school setting for Carmen plus just sizzles from beginning to end.

The Little Sweep, Paradise in Augustines, Review

Little Sweep cast

Clean sweep as Norfolk Youth Theatre step up the musical ladder to present Benjamin Britten’s opera about a genteel family, re-enacting a family legend of how they saved one small child from a life go

EDGAS presents Ruddygore

The Edinburgh Gilbert and Sullivan Society present the hysterical parody of spooky melodrama, Ruddygore.

EIF 2015: The Last Hotel, Royal Lyceum, Review

The Last Hotel

Put Donnacha Dennehy and Enda Walsh in the same space and watch the sparks fly.

Opera World Premiere for Three to Four Year Olds!

Scotland’s national opera company, Scottish Opera, is set to prove yet again that you are never too young to enjoy music with its new interactive show KidO.

Festival Theatre Announces Live Screenings from the National Theatre and Taormina’s Ancient Greek Theatre

The Festival Theatre has announced that it will host live and encore screenings from the National Theatre including new work starring acclaimed British ac

EIF 2014: Owen Wingrave, King's Theatre, Review

Owen-Wingrave at EIF 2014

Owen Wingrave was the result of a commission by the BBC to write an opera for television. It took about five years for the years to reach the screen.

EIF 2013: American Lulu Review

American Lulu

Some of the pieces in this year’s Edinburgh International Festival create a mirror-like effect, with each other.

EIF 2013: Dido and Aeneus & Duke Bluebeard's Castle Review 2


Oper Frankfurt’s fantastical offering – supported by the Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Edinburgh and The Binks Trust - was a double bill, each opera depicting