City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh News

The Mousetrap (2016), King's Theatre, Review

Once again, Agatha Christie’s beloved mystery play is back on an Edinburgh stage – this time to celebrate its record breaking 60th anniversary.

Walking on Walls, Traverse Theatre, Review

Claire (Helen MacKay) has Fraser (Alan Clark) the way she wants him at last – bound and gagged and (metaphorically at least) on his knees.

A Bench on the Road, Assembly Roxy, Review

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Immigration is a topic that’s high on political agendas across the world.

RSNO Lewis Plays the Emperor, Usher Hall, Review


At both the otherwise fascinating pre-concert talk and again in the conductor's opening remarks we were given the hard sell. The great fear, it seemed, was that we would not like the opening work.

Botanic Lights 2016, Royal Botanic Garden, Review

George Forrest appears in hologram form at the Chinese Hillside (courtesy RBGE & Unique Events)

As the skyline darkens, strange sounds and glimmering lights come from the Royal Botanic Garden.

The Shape of Things, FTE, Review

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Now in its 10th year, Scottish based company Starcatchers specialises in creative performances for babies, toddlers and young children and their carers.

Author Margaret Atwood On Re-imagining The Tempest in Modern Day

Margaret Atwood is one of the acclaimed novelists taking part in the Hogarth Shakespeare project, a series of books that will see many of Shakespeare’s works re-imagined and retold.

Mischief, A Play, A Pie, A Pint, Traverse, Review

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A mother and daughter live on an island where they tend a herd of cows that belongs to the monks from the mainland Abbey.

Festival City Theatres Trust announces actors for The Attic Collective

The Festival City Theatres Trust, the registered charity that runs the Festival, the Studio on Potterrow and King’s Theatres in Edinburgh, officially launches a talent development initiative for emer

RSNO Benedetti Plays Tchaikovsky, Usher Hall, Review


Khachaturian's Waltz from Masquerade with its oompah start was an inspired choice to open a concert of Russian music.