City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

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Edinburgh Book Festival: Helen Fitzgerald & Andrew Michael Hurley - Truth is a Bitter Medicine, Review

Helen Fitzgerald - author of 'The Exit'

The imaginative, invented world of fiction can often explore contemporary real life issues in a more profound and powerful manner than a factual report.

EIF 2015: The Mutter Virtuosi, Usher Hall, Review

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The Mutter Virtuosi was paying its first visit to the Edinburgh International Festival with a concert of string music that included a world premiere by Previn, the recently written Penderecki, and the

The Overcoat, Summerhall, Review

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The Overcoat, Summerhall, Review

BRUSH Theatre

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Spend a fun day with young Jenny and how she deals with missing her Dad!

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

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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.