City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh News: theatre

The Magic Cave of Salamanca, Quaker Meeting House, Review

A group of con-artists, pimps, prostitutes and cuckolds come blinking into the light after 400 years.

Nancy's Philosopher, Summerhall, Review

Kelly Burke as Nancy (photo credit, Judi Komaki)

The former Veterinary school Anatomy Lecture theatre at Summerhall is preserved as it was -a highly raked auditorium of wooden benches with writing desks, an old sink in the corner and blackboards on

Giant, Pleasance Courtyard, Review

GIANT by Human Zoo - Photographed by The Other Richard.

Cast your eyes back to the dawn of time, all around there is nothing, just an empty universe.

EIF 2016, The Toad Knew, King’s Theatre, Review


James Thiérrée, acrobat, clown, actor, illusionist, musician, has pockets bursting at the seams with artistic credentials. And no wonder.

Scorched, Zoo Southside, Review

Scorched - Photo credit Jack Offord

For one Second World War veteran the launch of Operation Desert Storm is about to unleash a whirlwind of memories.

Abberline’s Artefact, SpaceTriplex, Review

Abberline's Artefact - Jan van der Black / Polymorph Theatre

Plans for a quiet, retired life by the sea are not going to plan for John Davis. He is hearing voices. And they all belong to the dead.

The Rose and Crown, TheSpace at Niddry Street, Fringe Review

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Arbery Productions brings of a forgotten play from J B Priestley, best known now for the multi adaptations of An Inspector Calls, his wonderful satire on society’s hypocrisy set in early 20th

Fourth Monkey's Genesis + Revelation : Ascension Parts 1 & 2, theSpace @ Niddry St, Review

Fourth Monkey

The action opens with the sound of frantically galloping hoofs. Four backpackers wander on rather aimlessly. They seem to have lost their way.

The Berkovian Medea, Greenside @ Nicolson Sq, Review


The oldest and darkest revenge tragedy is given the Berkoff treatment in this truly outstanding production from Muchmuchmore Theatre.

Camille, Summerhall. Review

Camille- photo credit Maciej Zakrzewski

Two women talk in semi-darkness in whispered tones.