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Pleading (A Play, a Pie and a Pint), Traverse, Review

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Two childhood sweethearts, Freya (Kim Allan) and Michael (Daniel Cameron), have set out on a gap year travelling adventure to see the world before starting University and in doing so trying to patch u

Damned Rebel Bitches, Traverse Theatre, Review

Damned Rebel Bitches

Eighty-something Ella is not the usual cardigan-donning, hard-candy-sooking pensioner - she’s a damned rebel bitch.

Screen version of NTS’ Rocket Post to tour with the Screen Machine

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The National Theatre of Scotland (NTS) announces a first -time partnership with the Screen Machine which will see the NTS’ latest production, Rocket Post, appearing on the big screen and tour

What Shadows, Royal Lyceum Theatre, Review

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Peter Pan needed to have his shadow sewn back on. Chris Hannan takes the notion of our shadow selves and runs with it in his stylishly thought-provoking ‘What Shadows’.

Black Dingo Productions launches The Annexe Arts Hub in Edinburgh

On the 30th of September 2017, Black Dingo Productions launch an arts hub in Merchant Street in Edinburgh’s Old Town called Annexe Arts that’s focused on dealing with practical and theatrical arts for

The Threepenny Opera, King’s Theatre, Review

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Bertolt Brecht’s The Threepenny Opera, based on John Gay’s 18th century The Beggar’s Opera, opened in Berlin in 1928.

COAL, Traverse Theatre, Review

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In the programme notes for Coal Yorkshire born dance artist and choreographer, Gary Clarke says, “It’s not meant to be a political show, nor is it meant to be provocative.” Nothing could be

Scotland's creative ageing festival Luminate is five and going strong!

Luminate was created to address the issue of improving the quality of life of our ageing population.

Can you catch the East Lothian dragons?

Edinburgh based theatre company Vision Mechanics has a history of creating impressive, other worldly performances in a fusion of aerial artistry, dance, shadow, sound and light.

Cultural Ambassadors Announced for The King’s Theatre Re Generation Campaign

Big names in the world of art and entertainment, with connections to the King’s Theatre, have pledged their support to the £25 million capital campaign to regenerate the King’s and by extension the To