City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

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Deadline Approaching for Annual Edinburgh Festival Fringe Schools Poster Competition

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Budding young artists have until Friday 04 March to submit their designs and be in with a chance of having their artwork featured as the official poster of the 2016 Fringe and have their work seen by

How You Gonna Live Your Dash, Traverse, Review

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The subject of death and dying, the so called last taboo, is coming out of the closet. The media abounds with programmes covering the topic and Parliament has recently debated assisted dying.

Calling Anyone Who Has Performed at The Empire Theatre (Now Festival Theatre) Edinburgh

The Festival Theatre Edinburgh (FTE) would like to hear from dancers and performers who have previously performed on the stage at the old Empire Theatre.

The Tailor of Inverness (2016), Traverse Theatre, Review


Heritage and genealogy are prominent aspects of modern culture, reflecting a widespread desire for a personal sense of belonging.

Blood Brothers 2016, Edinburgh Playhouse, Review

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More than thirty years has passed since Willy Russell’s Blood Brothers won the Olivier Award for Best New Musical – and it’s still packing a punch.

Public Choice Awards, manipulate Festival, Review


The Public Choice Awards is an opportunity for you - the viewing audience - to choose your favourite animation films from those made in the last two years.

Love Message from Don Quixote to Light up Edinburgh Street

St Valentine’s Day is nearly upon us and in celebration a neon sign bearing words from Miguel de Cervantes’ Don Quixote will be launched by writer, former Python and Cervantes admirer, Terry

Gobo. Digital Glossary, manipulate Festival, Review

Gobo. Digital Glossary. - a scene

Gobo. Digital Glossary from St.Petersburg’s AKHE Theatre is, for British audiences, a brave new world.

James I and James II (2016), Festival Theatre, Review

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Rona Munro’s trilogy of plays featuring the first three of Scotland’s kings to be named James offers a rare meditation on kingship, family and loyalty.