City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

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Shakespeare in Love, King’s Theatre, Review

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“Shall I compare... thee… to a something, something. Mummers’ play?”

William Shakespeare is facing writer’s block, the play a month over due and his quill broken, the well dry.

Summerhall Turns to Winterhall for Local Christmas Market

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Sunday December 9 will see Summerhall into a Christmas extravaganza when it brings together over 70 vendors along with festive entertainment to put you in the spirit of the season.

The Last Days of Mankind, Leith Theatre, Review

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On the most poignant of remembrance days of the 1918 Armistice, 11th November 2018, a powerful anti- war play opened at Leith Theatre.

The Reid Consort: Music for Remembrance, St Vincent’s, Review

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The Reid Consort, founded in 2016 by Cole Bendall, has serious intent for dedicated musicians. No more so than his sixteen singers for an a cappella concert entitled Music for Remembrance.

The Last Witch, Traverse Theatre, Review

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Fire sets upon the small Scottish village of Dornoch in 1727 as Janet Horne is burned, the last witch in Scotland executed.

Royal Scottish National Orchestra : Søndergård Conducts Poulenc's Gloria, Usher Hall, Review

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On the eve the one hundredth Remembrance Day weekend, the Royal Scottish National Orchestra paid its tribute of the dead of ghastly wars.

Gandalf Coming To Edinburgh International Festival 2019

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For many, turning 80 years old would be an excuse to settle down at home for the quiet life.

Oh! What a Lovely War, The Studio at Festival Theatre, Review

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On 11th November 1918 the guns fell silent after four years of battle, ending the First World War.

Redesign for Edinburgh's George Street Goes On Show

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A new design for Edinburgh’s George Street is on show from today at Edinburgh’s City Art Centre.

Stuff, Traverse Theatre, Review

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“This is the house where the hoarder lives.”

Motown the Musical To Bring Detroit to Edinburgh

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‘Motown the Musical’ is a show packed with 50 songs that we associate with that famous label, as well as recounting the story behind the classic hits.