City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

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Bach Christmas Oratorio, Queen's Hall, Review

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Entering into the festive mood, the concert last night was J S Bach’s Christmas Oratorio.

National Theatre of Scotland announces 2018 Season

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Following a launch at the National Theatre of Scotland’s new headquarters Rockvilla in Glasgow, the company (NTS) announces its shows for the forthcoming 2018 Season.

Legally Blonde, Festival Theatre Edinburgh, Review

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From unpublished novel, to critically acclaimed chick-flick success the tale of Elle Woods’ entrance to the bar appears to have found its apogee in the musical theatre world.

La Clique Noël, Festival Square Spiegeltent, Review

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It’s a long time since the epithets ‘douce’ and ‘dour’ have been applied to Edinburgh.

RSNO: Scheherazade, Usher Hall, Review

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The concert opened with the bright and cheerful Suite from Les biches. Poulenc was 24 when he wrote the ballet score Les biches for Diaghilev and at a stage in his life when he was high spirited.

Reflections of a Constant Monk, Scottish Storytelling Centre, Review

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A mixture of parables, poetry, and music, Reflections of a Constant Monk is, at best, abstract and imaginative and, at worst, aimlessly frenetic.

Scottish Opera’s La Traviata, Festival Theatre, Review

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With the autumn leaves falling we quickly gathered that Violetta had not been well but was now able to throw a party.

Cabaret (2017), Edinburgh Playhouse, Review

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With such a stellar cast, why would you not come to the ‘Cabaret’

Festival City Theatre Trust joins forces with Queen Margaret University to Enhance Cultural Sector

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Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh and the Festival City Theatres Trust, who manage the King’s and Festival Theatres and the Studio at Potterrow, have signed an agreement which will lead to a wide v

Light Night Switches on Christmas 2017

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Light Night is the traditional start to Edinburgh’s Christmas celebrations and has become o