Amnesty International has chosen six Fringe productions for the shortlist of its 2014 Freedom of Expression Award.
A Rabbit. Headphones. Finger Puppets. A New concept for Fringe 2014, but anything goes right? Well not always.
Major revival of John Byrne’s The Slab Boys set to mark Citizen’s Theatre 70th Anniversary Season in 2015
The Slab Boys by John Byrne is one of the best-loved works in twentieth-century Scottish theatre and regarded as a landmark play in Scottish theatre, being named by the National Library of
Sadly a monsoon-like downpour reduced the size of the audience for Hilary Roberts, but those who braved the elements were treated to a fascinating hour of pictures from her new book, 'The Great War -
A man who has been travelling stands on stage. He has just arrived from somewhere else – some nameless place known for exporting ‘sarcasm and uric acid’.
An appearance by Nicholas Parsons is always a highlight of the Edinburgh International Book Festival and this year was no exception.
Civil Rogues is a good, old-fashioned, rollicking romp and, although it follows a rather familiar formula, a first-rate cast ensures laughs all round.
Hitchcock was a master director of gripping, thrilling movies. In Rear Window, a photographer is confined to his New York apartment with a broken leg.
Welcome ladies and gentlemen to a land touched by fairy tales; The Wild Geese, The Stolen Veil, The Little Mermaid, The White Duck, The Frog Prince - they all have power here.
When desperation takes over and the tiny remnants of hope are gradually fading away, how far would you go to stay alive?
Haydn's Nelson Mass is full of surprises not least in its flamboyant soprano opening. Are we really listening to a religious setting of the Mass one might ask.
In the excellent documentary Inside Job, Nouriel Roubini (famously dubbed Dr Doom for his accurate prognostications of financial meltd
A full-strength LPO, crammed onto the Usher Hall stage, did full justice to its opening piece by resident composer Magnus Lindberg though his Chorale antedates his tenure.
Historical and cultural BBC documentaries have recently become so much more interesting, especially when you have a vivacious, watchable presenter like Dr Lucy Worsley.
One of the deadliest and most cruel weapons being described as ‘tender’ could be seen as strange but when placed in the context of the battle of love, pain and tenderness go hand in hand.
The title of this wonderfully entertaining, inspiring, illuminating Spoken Word presentation is My Dining Hell.
This event, offered by Publishing Scotland, and chaired by Jenny Brown, attempted to look at the responsibilities of publishers in Scotland to reflect the nation.
Every Brilliant Thing is a warm and inclusive production that surprisingly brightens the spirits while addressing the subject of depression.
Apophenia: the tendency to perceive a connection or meaningful pattern between unrelated or random things - Merriam-Webster Dictionary.
Finnish composer Sibelius held the province of Karelia in particular affection, inspired by its traditional culture and folk music.
Circa: Beyond delivers a fist-class performance on every level.