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Great Scots, Gilded Balloon Basement Theatre, Review

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Aptly named, Great Scots is a podcast show of interviews with some of Scotland’s most talented creative minds, recorded live in the Gilded Balloon’s Basement Theatre.

Creditors, Royal Lyceum Theatre, Review

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David Greig’s adaptation of Strindberg’s Creditors delves into the turbulent and murky waters of the human mind to deliver a savage expose of love and revenge.

Edinburgh International Festival Unveils Light on the Shore Line-up

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Mogwai, King Creosote, Django Django and The Jesus and Mary Chain are among bands that will be performing at the Edinburgh International Festival's "Light on the Shore" progr

The Persians (A Play a Pie and a Pint), Traverse Theatre, Review

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A Scot, an Englishman, and a Northern Irish woman walk into a bar…

EIFF 2018 Ranges Widely With Galas and Retrospectives

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The Edinburgh International Film Festival announces its full programme later this month (23rd May) with around 650 public, media, and industry screenings expected over the f

Edinburgh Film Festival Announces 15 Free, Outdoor Films

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The Edinburgh International Film Festival will be returning with three days of free, classic and recent big-budget movies this June.

Handel's Solomon, The Usher Hall, Review

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In his later life, Handel started to compose oratorios and Solomon is considered to be one of his masterpieces with stupendous choruses and heart rending love lyrics.

Eulogy (A Play a Pie and a Pint), Traverse Theatre, Review

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All are gathered here today to celebrate the life of Sandy Munro, a life that is certainly illustrious, albeit, rarely what the eulogisers would deem celebratory.

Gut, Traverse, Review

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There’s a line in this début full-length original play from Frances Poet that asks “… how did we get from here to there?” This line sums up the jagged journey of inexperienced parents Maddy (Kirsty S

Royal Scottish National Orchestra: Oundjian Conducts Shostakovich’s Leningrad, Usher Hall, Review

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This was Peter Oundjian's second last appearance in the Usher Hall after his six years as Music Director of the Royal Scottish National Orchestra.