City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh News


Haydn's Harmony Mass, Queen's Hall, Review

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The programme spanned centuries and began with ‘Solfeggio’, an a cappella composition for a choir written in 1963 by the Estonian composer Arvo Part.

Canada's National Arts Centre Orchestra, Usher Hall, Review

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In the centre of Ottawa sits the large building that houses Canada's National Arts Centre. Built in 1969 there's car parking underneath for 950.

Three Sisters, King's Theatre, Review

John Byrne’s version of Chekhov’s ‘Three Sisters’ re-locates the play to Dunoon in the 1960’s.

Squash, (A Play, A Pie and A Pint), Traverse, Review

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Life in a Scotch Sitting Room taken to new 18 storey heights.

Flags Fly at the Nelson Monument for Trafalgar Day

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The Nelson Monument on Edinburgh’s Calton Hill has been colourfully commemorating Trafalgar Day.

Transplanted Concert, Royal Botanic Garden Lecture Theatre, Review

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Known for their love of shoes together with the hairs of a stringed instrument's bow, Alice Rickards and Sonia Cromarty are High Heels and Horse Hair.

Swiss Ambassador's Award Concert, Balmoral Hotel, Review

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Haydn, the teacher, was not happy when he heard one of Beethoven's three trios which were to become his Opus 1. Haydn told him to rework it but Beethoven thought it the best of the three.

Seven Hungers, Summerhall, Review

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As humans we are inherently hungry. Hungry for love, desire, security and violence and of course, the substance vital to our survival, food.

Challenge Beauty during Body Confidence Week

Juliette Burton

Juliette Burton’s Look at Me received critical acclaim and sold out almost every performance, as well as being nominated for The Skinny’s Talk of the Town Award for Cultural Impact at Edinburgh Fringe

Top Hat, Festival Theatre Edinburgh, Review

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It may seem incredible that a 1930s musical showing the farcical shenanigans of the privileged few is still popular in the 21st century but when it arrives with the sumptuousness of this classy produc