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Historic Scotland Sees Annual Visitors Hit 4 Million Mark For First Time

Edinburgh Castle's Crown Square

Historic Scotland, the agency that runs many of Scotland's historic sites, has recorded an unprecedented 4 million visitors over its current financial year.

Cirque Berserk! (2017), Festival Theatre, Review

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After a nationwide tour in 2016, Cirque Berserk land in Edinburgh for seven performances of their wonderful circus show.

Evita, Edinburgh Playhouse, Review

Evita has something reasonably rare in musical theatre - a good story and more than one memorable song.

Celebrated Theatre Artist and Educator Professor Anne Basting To Visit Edinburgh

Luminate and The Centre for Person-centred Practice Research at Queen Margaret University have announced that celebrated theatre artist and educator, Professor Anne Basting is coming to Edinburgh.

Thoroughly Modern Millie, Edinburgh Playhouse, Review

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Thoroughly Modern Millie is an oddball musical, with a fun and frothy sugar coating layered over a queasy-humoured centre.

Tickets Go On Sale For 70th Edinburgh Fringe

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The first tickets for the 70th Edinburgh Festival Fringe (4 – 28 August) went on sale today.

New Festival Will Celebrate Robert Burns in Words and Music

Free music, spoken word and comedy, inspired by Robert Burns, is coming to one of Edinburgh’s best known New Town streets with the inaugural "Red, Red Rose Street Festival".

Vegetarian Haggis Recipe

Veggie Haggis

Die-hard carnivores will tell you that the traditional haggis without meat is not haggis. But for those wanting a Scottish celebration on Burns Night or Hogmanay, for example, without harming the famously timorous, wee beastie then here's a veggie adaptation for your table.

Picnic at Hanging Rock, Lyceum, Review

Picnic at Hanging Rock

There is a blurring of fact and fiction in Joan Lindsay’s 1967 Australian novel Picnic at Hanging Rock.