City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh News

Royal Scottish National Orchestra: Elgar One, Usher Hall, Review

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The concert began with Benjamin Britten's An American Overture. You wouldn't be the only one not to have heard of it.

549: Scots of the Spanish Civil War, Prestonpans Town Hall, Review

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Just over 80 years since the start of the Spanish Civil War, Glasgow based theatre company Wonder Fools commemorate the 549 Scots who travelled there to join the International Brigade and show solidar

Company, Aberdeen Arts Centre, Review

Company - Arts Centre

Join West End stars Ashleigh Gray and Oliver Savile for an evening of good company in the understated Aberdeen Arts Centre this week.

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

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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.