City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

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Mistero Buffo, Underbelly Cowgate, Review

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“Gather round, people! hear ye! The jongleur is here! I am going to play a satire for you.

Shackleton's Stowaway, theSpace@Surgeon's Hall, Review

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The chilling words of an advertisement, allegedly published in The Times by Shackleton to recruit men for his Endurance expedition the Antarctic.

Salon Mika On Bare Feet Street

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The Edinburgh Fringe can be a hard mistress/master. And after the initial exhilaration of the first week, the hard and bitter challenge of this entertainment industry cage fight can begin to bite.

Elise, Pleasance Courtyard, Review

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Although the legendary Poet Allen Ginsberg called the Beat Generation a “Boy Gang”, they were surrounded by a coterie of intelligent, inspirational female friends, lovers, wives: Carolyn Cassady, Joy

EIF 2018: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Usher Hall, Review


Works from three of the world’s greatest ever composers: the programme for tonight’s concert was tantalising – and the CBSO did not disappoint.

Loud and Proud on the Fringe, St Cuthbert’s, Review


Scotland's LGBT choir, Loud and Proud, gave us a performance of some fifteen songs, all adapted by the group, at this entertaining performance in support of Waverley Care, Scotland’s HIV and Hepatitis

All(most) Bach and Chopin, St Andrew’s & St George’s West, Review


One of the best things about performances at the Edinburgh Fringe, is that there is always something that comes up that’s a little bit different.

Grail Project, Bedlam Theatre, Review

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In our sleep we dream, trying to escape, but every day we must wake to overcome anew - to take up our quest.

Sex Shells, Underbelly Cowgate, Review


London’s camp cabaret quartet, Sex Shells is a shameless satirical show certain to have you screaming for more.

EIF: Christian Blackshaw & Soloists of the Berliner Philharmoniker, Queen's Hall, Review


To illustrate the universality of music, the ensemble playing at this morning’s Queen’s Hall recital came from all parts of the globe.

Dona Nobis Pacem, Greyfriars Kirk, Review


Music of breath-taking beauty awaited us at Greyfriars Kirk for this afternoon recital of largely late Mediaeval Scottish polyphony.