City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

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The Mousetrap (2016), King's Theatre, Review

Once again, Agatha Christie’s beloved mystery play is back on an Edinburgh stage – this time to celebrate its record breaking 60th anniversary.

Botanic Lights 2016, Royal Botanic Garden, Review

George Forrest appears in hologram form at the Chinese Hillside (courtesy RBGE & Unique Events)

As the skyline darkens, strange sounds and glimmering lights come from the Royal Botanic Garden.

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (2016), Festival Theatre Edinburgh, Review


Gently-men of Edinburgh, prepare your sweet tooth and hide your children as Caractacus Potts and his family return for another high flying, far-a-floating adventure to Vulgaria with everyone's favouri

The Suppliant Women, Lyceum Theatre, Review

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How appropriate that a play first performed in Athens around 470 BC should be revived (nay, resurrected!) nearly 2500 years later in our capital city of Edinburgh, known as Athens of the North.

Leith Duo Bring Love of Craft Beer To 3-Day Festival

Richard Servranckx and Dan Quille

Beer-loving friends Richard Servranckx and Dan Quille, both from Leith in Edinburgh, plan to share their passion for quality brews and revolutionise the Scottish beer scene with a three day beer festi

Edinburgh's Hogmanay 2016 Line-up Announced

Paolo Nutini will headline this year's flagship Edinburgh's Hogmanay event, the Concert in the Garden, on 31st December, in what will be his only festival perf

Edinburgh's Christmas Spreads Across the City

Street of Light - George St

Edinburgh’s Christmas, the capital’s official Christmas programme, is spreading the drama and lights across the city centre this year.

The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil, Royal Lyceum, Review

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It is hardly exaggeration to suggest ‘The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil’ changed Scottish theatre, and indeed Scotland forever.

Sunny Afternoon, Edinburgh Playhouse, Review

Garmon Rhys plays one of the Kinks

This is the backstage Kinks’ story. The band that made the Swinging London Mod scene of the 1960s their own.

Discover Dreams at the Scottish International Storytelling Festival

Scottish International Storytelling Festival 2016

Now in its 27th year, the Scottish International Storytelling Festival returns from 21 – 31 October 2016 with another vibrant programme of live story