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Summerhall Fringe shows set to be beamed to 30 UK Cinemas

Summerhall Fringe shows set to be beamed to 30 UK Cinemas

Edinburgh’s Italian Cultural Institute Supports Italian Artists at the 2014 Festival Fringe

Last year’s Fringe saw an impressive showcase of Italian theatre that came under the umbrella name Impatto Totale.

Fringe By The Sea Returns to North Berwick in 2014

Fringe by the Sea returns to North Berwick, from the 4th to the 10th of August.

Charity to Support First Ever Relaxed Performance of King’s Theatre Panto

The Festival City Theatres Trust, which runs the King’s and Festival theatres, is delighted to announce that Radio Forth’s Cash for Kids will support the first ever relaxed performance of the legendar

National Theatre of Scotland Announces Five New Members of the Board of Directors

The National Theatre of Scotland has announced the appointment of five new members to serve on its Board of Directors, under the leadership of Chair, Seona Reid DBE.

Thief, Pleasance, Review

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‘Hello Sailor’ has become a camp, cheeky and comic cliché about casual pick-up sex. Thief is the real deal.

Avenue Q, King's Theatre, Review

Avenue Q - Sell a Door Theatre Company

Ten years on since its Broadway beginnings, Avenue Q is remounted by Sell A Door Theatre Company, showcasing topically controversial material through cute fur bulls in a hilarious show with a bevy of brilliant songs.

CATS Awards: A Call to Applause Not ‘Aux Armes’ at Glasgow Citizens!

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In a particularly warm and buoyant atmosphere, the cream of Scottish theatre was honoured in fine style at the annual Critics' Awards for Theatre in Scotland (CATS) Awards ceremony on Sunday 08 June 2014.

La Tragédie Comique, Traverse Theatre, Review

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The play stripped bare by its characters.

John Byrne introduces new “Billy Award” in memory of Slab Boys actor Billy McColl.

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John Byrne is to institute an award in memory of Billy McColl, the first ever Phil McCann in The Slab Boys, who died earlier this year, it was announced today, Friday 6 June 2014.

Summerhall Launches Festival 2014 Programme

Located by The Meadows, Summerhall is Europe's largest private multi-arts venue.

First Cosmonaut, Traverse Theatre, Review

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Blue Raincoat takes us on a wacky waltz to the stars!

Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2014 Programme Launched

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Many of the bigger venues, such as The Traverse, have already launched their programmes as the 414-page, 616 gra

The Brunton Announces its 2014 Fringe programme

The Brunton has programmed an eclectic mix of music for this year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe for a bucketful of entertainment, and tickets are on sale now.

Acclaimed stage and screen actor Bill Paterson to present 2014 CATS

Acclaimed stage and screen actor Bill Paterson is to present the 2014 Critics' Awards for Theatre in Scotland (CATS) it was announced today, 3 June 2014.

Traverse Theatre Announces 2014 Festival Programme

Summer may feel quite far away under Edinburgh’s seemingly permanent grey skies but at two months before Festival time there is lots of theatrical brightness on the horizon with the recently announced

Let It Be, Edinburgh Playhouse, Review

Seargent Peppers in Let It Be

Authentic sound makes it an easy day’s night.

Made in Scotland 2014 - World Class Theatre, Dance and Music at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Louise Quinn with Fiona Hyslop at the launch of Made in Scotland, 2014

Made in Scotland is an inspirational mini-festival presented as part of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe to highlight a selection of established professional and ris

Hetty Feather, King's Theatre, Review

Hetty Feather

Jacqueline Wilson tells the most marvellous stories for children.

Assembly Rooms Fringe 2014 Programme Launched

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A fortnight before the complete Edinburgh Festival Fringe programme is launched, the Assembly Rooms has been quick off the mark to reveal their ambitious and exciting line up of shows.

A Slow Air, King's Theatre, Review

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The word ‘dysfunctional’ is bandied around a lot in terms of family relationships. The word ‘normal’ seems to fit the bill better.

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