City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh News

Vichy Goings-On, Assembly Roxy, Review

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Glasgow 1948; out of the dockside shadows steps Ogilvie. He has a tale to tell of terrible, wonderful things that he has done.

A Night At The Theatre, Traverse Theatre, Review

"Vanishing Point"

A raucous night of melody and macabre, this blend of cabaret, spoken word, and music rings out its unholy message, “We’re all going to hell anyway, so let’s have a rare ol’ time.”

Fame, Church Hill Theatre, Review


This class of '84 is something special!

White Rabbit Red Rabbit, Assembly Roxy, Review

Nassim Soleimanpour, Writer of White Rabbit

How does one review a play that must be kept a secret?

Musical version of Bill Forsyth’s much loved Local Hero to be staged in 2019

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This year’s Spring has yet to appear in Edinburgh, but The Royal Lyceum Theatre and London’s Old Vic are already looking ahead to 2019 with a joint re-envisioning as a musical of the hit 1983 film fro

Snapshots 5, manipulate Festival 2018, Traverse Theatre, Review


The final night of the manipulate Festival 2018 featured Snapshots 5, a selection of pieces from the Edinburgh-based Diploma in Physical Theatre Graduates Showcase 2017.

The Frog at the Bottom of the Well Believes that the Sky is Round, (La Grenouille au Fond du Puits croit que le Ciel est Rond), Traverse, Manipulate Festival, Review

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In this latest multi- disciplinary production from the acclaimed Vélo Théâtre with the long and intriguing title The Frog at the Bottom of the Well Believes that the Sky is Round, they fuse t

Snapshots 4, manipulate Festival, Traverse Theatre, Review

Finger Fatale, Emma Mackay

Snapshots 4 showcased three new works by three performers and recent graduates of the Curious School of Puppetry, each a work in progress and a conceptual teaser of more developed works to come.

Sea Hames, Manipulate Festival, Traverse, Review

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In a celebration of Orkney’s Festival of the Horse and its ancient traditions of ploughing contests, site-specific performance company Oceanallover, based in SW Scotland brings, their latest work work

Wicked sweeps back to Edinburgh in 2018

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The multi award winning musical Wicked, that gives the back story of the Good Witch of the North and the infamous Wicked Witch of the West, returns for a run at Edinburgh’s Playhouse this May

Plastic Heroes, Traverse Theatre, Manipulate Festival, Review

Plastic Heroes - Manipulate 2018

Attention soldiers - plastic, plush or otherwise - stand by your beds! War is upon us and it is down to Ariel Doron’s toy trunk platoon to fight for their country.