City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

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A Chance for the Words of Three Young Writers to Shine in the Sky

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This New Year’s Day marks the beginning of the Year of Young People 2018 and today, Edinburgh’s Hogmanay launches a new competition aimed at aspiring young wr

Klezmer Crossed With Spoken Word in Jewish, Palestinian & British Storylines

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Chai For All perform the Arts Council England-funded multi-narrative music and spoken word show this Saturday, 4th November at the Scottish Storytelling Centre, Edinburgh.

Gilded Balloon Launches First Winter Programme In Year-Round West End Venue

This year’s Fringe saw a new Gilded Balloon venue at Edinburgh’s Rose Street in the West End.

Jury Play, Traverse Theatre, Review

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Grid Iron is the Edinburgh theatre company renowned for their new-writing, site-specific productions.

Sunset Boulevard, Playhouse Theatre, Review

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"I am big. It's the pictures that got small."

Monty Python's Spamalot (2017), King's Theatre, Review

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In 1975 Monty Python released their second feature film, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, based on Arthurian legend.

Cilla the Musical, Edinburgh Playhouse, Review

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There were no big surprises as the stage show follows the acclaimed T.V. series.

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’.

Grease (2017), Edinburgh Playhouse, Review

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The title track of this hit show states ‘It's got groove it's got meaning’, as Grease tours with a fresh cast that don’t quite electrify but cannot be faulted for enthusiasm.

City of the Dead: Haunted Graveyard Tour, Outside St Giles' Cathedral, Review

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This was a very informative and entertaining tour of some historic sites in and around St Giles'.

EIF 2017, Fireworks Concert, Review

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Clearly, this is the world's biggest and most spectacular annual fireworks concert, and an explosive evening of entertainment awaited us.