From artist to activist; poets to pioneer, fools to the forgotten; writers to rulers, significant figures from Scotland’s near and distant past are given imagined life through the pen and voice of som
Celebrating his seventieth year, the prolific Michael Nyman’s Band is touring to Gateshead, Liverpool and Bristol, and stopped off at the Queen’s Hall to remind us of his prodigious talent and those o
Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake is not a ballet, but an iconic piece of absolutely first-class theatre.
Gerda Stevenson has pooled her talents as playwright and poet to create a beautiful modern Scottish sea myth.
First Minister Alex Salmond officially opens the new 134-mile coast-to-coast pathway, the John Muir Way, in Dunbar at 12.30pm today.
A well- known tale told with bijou beauty.
A new twist is added to an old fairytale in a collaboration between visual theatre director Rene Baker and Norwich Puppet Theatre.
The snap of a valise’s clasp can open the cosmos!
The City Art Centre has acquired a "major new painting" through the Art Fund and Barns-Graham Charitable Trust by the late Scottish artist Wilhelmina Barns-Graham (1
Lonely children create imaginary friends. Why should lonely old women not do the same?
The Puppet Animation Festival celebrates its 30th year with performances and workshops across Scotland, available to catch here in Edinburgh until 19th April.
Stella Feehily’s ‘This May Hurt A Bit’ is, in some ways, a play about nostalgia, and is none the worse for that.
A dreamy display of light, sound, shadow and colour.
‘50s glamour in the South of France, so why is la vie not so belle?
Boxing may not be the sport of kings, but it is the sport of artists, writers and great leaders.
An unholy mix of power, love and Presbyterianism.
With a week to go until it opens, the Edinburgh International Science Festival is reminding people that there's a range of late-night events for adults with a science theme.
The Errol White Company has produced an intriguing piece of dance that is both poetic and puzzling.
The programme at the Usher Hall concert spanned three centuries and as a result highlighted the versatility of the musicians in this chamber orchestra who can skilfully juxtapose playing compositions
Told By An Idiot celebrate 21 years of producing remarkable theatre this year, but their current production takes us back to our collective childhoods and an up-close and personal look at the way we w
One of the joys of visiting the Festival Theatre is to have a look round the old posters and photographs that adorn the walls.