City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh News

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time (2017), Edinburgh Festival Theatre, Review


There often seems to be more young people who present as being “on the spectrum” than ever before.

Stan and Mabel, Assembly Rooms, Review

Stan and Mabel

The Scottish Chamber Orchestra annual fun Family Concert was held on Saturday in Edinburgh’s Assembly Rooms.

A Life with the Beatles, Scottish Storytelling Centre, Review


Who was the fifth Beatle? Brian Epstein, Derek Taylor, George Martin, Pete Best? Neil Aspinall, a childhood friend of Paul McCartney and George Harrison, has as much of a claim as anyone.

RSNO Rachmaninov’s Second Symphony, Usher Hall, Review

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John Whitener gives a very good pre-concert talk. He is the RSNO's Principal Tuba player.

Historic Scotland Sees Annual Visitors Hit 4 Million Mark For First Time

Edinburgh Castle's Crown Square

Historic Scotland, the agency that runs many of Scotland's historic sites, has recorded an unprecedented 4 million visitors over its current financial year.

The Winter’s Tale, Lyceum, Review

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Just when it seemed that Yuletide fripperies had disappeared for another year, the Lyceum curtain lifts to the sweet singing of In the Deep Mid Winter and the sight of a big, tastefully decor

Rent (2017), Festival Theatre, review

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Every so often a musical comes along that captures the zeitgeist – West Side Story, Hair, and A Chorus Line.

Ruth Rendell, "A Judgement in Stone", King's Theatre, Review

"A Judgement in Stone" Classic Thriller theatre company. (photo credit, Mark Yeoman)

Ruth Rendell, who died aged 85 in 2015, was a multi award winning Queen of Crime, author of sixty-six murder mysteries.

South African Landscape Artist Dazzles Senses

Winter Horizon by Natash Barnes at Alpha-Art

The debut exhibition in Scotland by Natasha Barnes, who flew in for the Private View on Friday 10 February from her home in South Africa.