City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh News: theatre


A Life with the Beatles, Scottish Storytelling Centre, Review

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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.

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

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

Traverse Theatre announces appointment of Award-Winning Playwright Gary McNair as Associate Artist

Edinburgh’s Traverse Theatre today announces an addition to their team of Associate Artists.

A Few Good Men, Assembly Roxy, Review

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The 1990s courtroom movie A Few Good Men was a chance for Tom Cruise, Jack Nicholson, Demi Moore and others to get their teeth into the meatiest of roles.

Cirque Berserk! (2017), Festival Theatre, Review

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After a nationwide tour in 2016, Cirque Berserk land in Edinburgh for seven performances of their wonderful circus show.

Still Game 2 Live: Bon Voyage, SSE Hydro, Review

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Jack and Victor and their Craiglang pals are back and their hordes of fans are flowing like many tributaries feeding the giant sea that is Glasgow’s colossal venue, the Hydro, to see them.

Celebrated Theatre Artist and Educator Professor Anne Basting To Visit Edinburgh

Luminate and The Centre for Person-centred Practice Research at Queen Margaret University have announced that celebrated theatre artist and educator, Professor Anne Basting is coming to Edinburgh.

Make a Hoo, manipulate Festival 2017, Traverse, review

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It’s a part of the human condition to want to connect beyond oneself – to call out from our own small corner in the hope of a returning ‘cooee’ or in this case a ‘hoo’ to know you’re not just whistlin