City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh News

Flying Artichoke 2014 Shortlist Is Announced

From an array of eligible Scottish shows on this year’s Fringe, the following 8 productions are on this year’s shortlist for and the SAC

Jack, Gryphon @ West End, Review

Jack attempts to move the debate about the future of Scotland beyond economics, with a look at the past and present through the eyes of its people.

EIF 2014: James III - The True Mirror, Festival Theatre, Review

EIF 2014 - James III

Reviewing this last part of Rona Munro’s triptych of plays on Scotland’s first three Stewart kings feels somewhat akin to arriving late at a dinner party and only sampling the last course.

Conflict in Court, New Town Theatre, Review

Conflict in Court - judge

This is a sequel to Silence in Court, the smash hit, sell out Fringe show since 2011.

Champagne Tutored Tasting, Pommery Champagne Cafe Bar, Review

Pommery Champagne Cafe Bar opens 2014

The 'finest drawing room in Europe' as King George IV described The Signet Library, was the venue for a champagne tasting of various types of Pommery champagne.

West Side Story, Edinburgh Academy, Review

Edinburgh Academy's West Side Story cast

Worth coming downtown to catch ‘West Side Story'.

Making the Move, Just the Tonic, Review

Making the Move.jpg

In today’s world of rapidity, this cute romcom – a first outing by 17-year-old playwright Noah Altshuler – ensures it can maintain our short attention spans by running at a mere twenty minutes.

EIF 2014: Artemis Quartet, Queen's Hall, Review

Artemis Quartet with instruments

The programme changes every day at the Queen's Hall during the International Festival period, but all concerts involve chamber music with soloists, duos, trios, quartets and quintets.

Chef, Underbelly, Review

Jade Anouka in Chef

February 2012, the life of Ollie Dabbous is transformed overnight: from unknown chef at his new London restaurant, to a full reservations book due to rave reviews.

When it Rains, Pleasance Dome, Review

When it Rains publicity photo

This is the story of four people. So announces a computerised female voice as the spotlit heads of the cast appear, each with their character’s names projected above.