City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

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King’s and Festival Theatres announce this season’s Relaxed Performances

Over the last few years, the Festival City Theatres Trust has been building a programme of ‘relaxed performances’ that help to overcome physical barriers to attending the theatres and to foster a new

Jekyll & Hyde return for an alternative festive treat at the Storytelling Centre

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A bit sick of Christmas? Come indulge your dark side with a modern dramatisation of RL Stevenson’s 'The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde'.

A Bottle of Wine and Patsy Cline, Gilded Balloon Rose Street Theatre, Review

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As part of Edinburgh’s Christmas, the Gilded Balloon is staging A Bottle of Wine and Patsy Cline that was originally part of A Play, A Pie and A Pint at Òran Mór, with the dynamic Gail Watso

Cinderella, Traverse Theatre, Review

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Cinderella, this year’s Christmas show at the Traverse, is a wee gem for children aged nought to ninety.

The Nutcracker, Festival Theatre, Review, 2017

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Come one, come all! Feast your eyes and ears at the Festival Theatre for one of the most quintessential Christmas treats brought to us this year by Scottish Ballet.

Tin Soldier, Festival Studio, Review

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Far from the bright lights of panto and glittering decorations of George Street, the magic of Christmas comes to life with Bird of Paradise's Tin Soldier.

How to Disappear, Traverse, Review

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Beyond a sad wee half decorated tree that sits in the corner of the chaotic room where Robert Broom has lived for 12 years, there is ostensibly nothing seasonal about the latest play from Traverse Ass

Cinderella, King's Theatre, Edinburgh, Review

Allan Stewart, Grant Stott and Andy Gray in Cinderella at the King's Theatre, Ediinburgh

Yes, folks it’s Panto time again.

2017 Write to End Violence Against Women Awards Announced

At a ceremony held at the Scottish Parliament Garden Lobby on 7 December 2017 the five winners of the annual competition winners of the Write to End Violence Against Women Awards were announced.

The Last Ship Comes Home to Newcastle ahead of UK Tour

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Today, in the most appropriate venue of the Leith Dockers’ Club, legendary Geordie born singer, Sting, gave an invited audience a taster of his acclaimed musical The Last Ship that will premi