City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh News: theatre

The Snow Queen, Gilded Balloon at the Museum, Review


Daring adventures, a lost little boy and a shard of enchanted glass – what more could you want from a lunchtime fairytale?

The Addams Family: A New Musical, Church Hill Theatre, Review


Setting up camp in the Church Hill Theatre, the American High School Theatre Festival are performing over 20 shows during this year's Fringe, from Sondheim to Suess and A Midsummer Night’s Dream with

Milk, Traverse, Fringe Review

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Nurturing is at the heart of this year’s flagship play in the Traverse Theatre’s Festival programme, Milk.

Tracy, Underbelly Med Quad Buttercup, Review


If you have ever felt pressured and under appreciated in your place of work, at least you aren’t a part of Tracy’s team.

Le Bossu, Bedlam Theatre, Review

Le Bossu - withWings Theatre Company

High above the streets of Paris there is a place of angels and gargoyles.

Alice Unhinged, Pleasance Courtyard, Review

Alice Unhinged production photo

In a crowded night-club, Alice is struggling to find a place to dance; the floor is packed with strangely costumed creatures in mad hats adorned with spectacles, binoculars, furry ears.

Rumpelstiltskin, Space on the Mile, Review

Fairytales and folklore will never lose their charm and with adaptations like Red Bonnet Productions they are surely here to stay.

William Shakespeare's Long Lost First Play (abridged), Pleasance Courtyard, Review


It’s a good thing the title specifies ‘abridged’ – as we are told almost immediately, the ‘original’ script would have been 100 hours long!

Pleasance Opening Gala Showcases Its Variety - Improv, Eurovision, Magic, and Comedy

Nish Kumar

Blue smoke and green lights pervade the stage area as the seats fill up for The Pleasance Opening Gala. The lights quickly dim and the first act is up.

Teatro Delusio, Pleasance Courtyard, Review


After sell out shows in 2015, Familie Flöz return with another epic performance.