City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

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17 Border Crossings, Summerhall, Fringe review

17 Border Crossings scene

Crossing a border can be an interesting experience – depending on the country you’re visiting – and in this one-man show Thaddeus Phillips recounts his memories of his border crossings throughout the

Feast, Zoo Sanctuary, Review

Feast by Clout Theatre credit Richard Davenport (4).JPG

Forget chicken supreme, this is Clout supreme!

EIF 2015: Max Richter – Recomposed/Memoryhouse, Edinburgh Playhouse, Review

Max Richter

A black-clad man sits centre stage playing harpsichord while the sound of wind and rain clawing at unseen windows murmurs somewhere in the distance.

Edinburgh Book Festival: Janice Galloway, Sex Life & Parenthood, Review

Janice Galloway

In the main Book Festival theatre the other night, a packed audience enjoyed listening to Janice Galloway in an illuminating conversation with the excellent presenter, Jackie McGlone.

We This Way, Summerhall, Review

We This Way

We are here to play a sort of game, there is no right or wrong, no win or lose, just the opportunity to explore.

Current Location, Summerhall, Review

Current Location - photo courtesy of Tegid Cartwright.

“As I wait for the dawn to break the memory of a place comes near.”

Paperwork 2, Fringe Venue 208 (Edinburgh Ski Club), Review

Study for Inversion - Sheila Chapman, as part of Paperwork 2

Just a short walk over from the major, well-established galleries up and down Dundas Street, do make your way to a hidden gem of a pop-up gallery at Fringe Venue 208 at 2 Howe Street.

Vanity Bites Back, Gilded Balloon Study, Review

Vanity Bites Back production image

Welcome to Jill’s cookery show, a world where butter wouldn’t melt, a place where food is the centre of our lives.

Edinburgh Book Festival: Roy Hattersley, In Praise of Equality

Roy Hattersley was introduced as someone who has been at every Edinburgh Book Festival since 1983 which is quite a record!

EIF 2015: Rudolf Buchbinder: Beethoven Piano Sonatas, Playfair Library, Review

Rudolf Buchbinder by Philipp Horak

Situated in Old College, the Playfair Library is the most sumptuous environment for Rudolf Buchbinder to have chosen as his venue to perform Beethoven’s thirty-two solo piano sonata cycle.