City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh News

The Edinburgh Singers: Puccini’s Messa di Gloria, Greyfriars Kirk, Review

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The Edinburgh Singers were in fine form for a concert centred on Puccini's Missa di Gloria.

Club Tropicana, Edinburgh Playhouse, Review

Club Tropicana - 2019

Practically panto-esque, 80s jukebox musical Club Tropicana revels in its massive cheese factor, with 2009 X-Factor winner Joe McElderry at the helm as this Spanish resort’s ringleader, Garry

Edinburgh International Book Festival 2019 Looks For New Stories

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The 2019 Edinburgh International Book Festival launched the “most international programme in its history” today, with authors from over 60 countries coming

Plan It Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2019

Fringe brochure launched

The 2019 Edinburgh Festival Fringe brochure hit the streets yesterday, with the usual staggering amount of shows stuffed in small, abbreviated print behind this y

Casting Announced for Disney's The Lion King at the Edinburgh Playhouse

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The principal company for Disney's The Lion King has been announced, making their home here in Edinburgh at the Playhouse starting in December.

25 and Live, Festival Theatre, Review


“Everyone is an artist. Everyone is an expert of their own experiences,” recites Saskia Ashdown, co-host of 25 and Live, Festival Theatre’s Big Birthday Show.

Royal Scottish National Orchestra : Søndergård Conducts Belshazzar's Feast, Usher Hall, Review

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This was the concert to celebrate the end of Thomas Søndergård's first season as Music Director. It filled all the boxes, and proved to be a very fine evening.

Edinburgh Film Festival Unveils 2019 Line-up

Boyz in the Wood

The Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) has launched its annual programme of around 121 feature films taking place from the 19th to 30th June.

The Last Five Years, Pleasance Theatre, Review


The emerging Bossy Belters have chosen The Last Five Years as their debut production. The heart-wrenching musical examines a relationship spanning half a decade.

Avenue Q, King's Theatre, Review


So, you’ve got that BA in English, but what now?

The Reid Consort: Patchwork Requiem, St Mary’s Cathedral, Review

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The few words of introduction by the conductor, Cole Bendall, were particularly helpful in describing what the high-flying Reid Consort had planned for us.