City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Theatre


The Last Days of Mankind, Leith Theatre, Review

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On the most poignant of remembrance days of the 1918 Armistice, 11th November 2018, a powerful anti- war play opened at Leith Theatre.

EIF 2018: Home, King’s Theatre, Review

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Geoff Sobelle is making a house, and a home.

The Basement Tapes, Summerhall, Review

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We are shut in a basement, seemingly unaccompanied by an actor, when out of the darkness comes an uncertain voice – “Hello, hello; is there anybody there?”.

Falkland, The War the World Forgot, Greenside @ Nicolson Square, Review

The Falklands Conflict - Royal Marines marching across Camp to Stanley

On 2 April 1982, Argentina invaded the Falklands, the remote islands in the South Atlantic, inhabited then by 1,800 people, descended from the pioneering Scottish settlers brought there to raise sheep

Roman Candle, Greenside @ Infirmary Street, Review

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There are other things Angie would rather be doing, but “it’s fine”. Until the day it isn’t.

Mistero Buffo, Underbelly Cowgate, Review

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“Gather round, people! hear ye! The jongleur is here! I am going to play a satire for you.

Shackleton's Stowaway, theSpace@Surgeon's Hall, Review

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The chilling words of an advertisement, allegedly published in The Times by Shackleton to recruit men for his Endurance expedition the Antarctic.

Elise, Pleasance Courtyard, Review

Allen Ginsberg and Elise Cowen

Although the legendary Poet Allen Ginsberg called the Beat Generation a “Boy Gang”, they were surrounded by a coterie of intelligent, inspirational female friends, lovers, wives: Carolyn Cassady, Joy

Grail Project, Bedlam Theatre, Review

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In our sleep we dream, trying to escape, but every day we must wake to overcome anew - to take up our quest.

Signals, Pleasance Courtyard, Review

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When it’s the centre of your universe, doubting the existence of extra-terrestrial life can never be a good thing.