City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh News

Hairspray 2016, Edinburgh Playhouse, Review

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Hairspray lifts and holds a crowded Playhouse audience in a full-bodied production that is full of bounce.

The Crucible, Lyceum, Review

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Fear and whipped up hysteria is evident from the first scene in Arthur Miller’s four act play The Crucible that was first produced in 1953.

RSNO Oundjian Conducts The Sea, Usher Hall, Review


Peter Oundjian's opening remarks set the scene. Two works about the sea but very different from one another.

My Name is Saoirse, Traverse Theatre, Review

Eva O'Connor as the troubled teen Saoirse

Saoirse fills her in the attic with her Singer electric making patchwork quilts.

Dreamers/Process Day, Traverse Theatre, Review

Dreamers/Process dancers

Scottish Dance Theatre approaches its 30th anniversary with a double bill that continues to look to the future.

One Man Shoe, Brunton, Review

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The idea of the poor man with a pocket full of dreams in his shabby, baggy pants is not new but is one that continues to appeal.

Next Stop: Broadway, St Brides Centre, Review


A-Team Productions have bravely sculpted a revue show, where an energetic cast of 36 teens, aged 11 to 18 years, step-ball-change their way through intercepting musical hits, tackling some incredibly

"Betrayal: The Murder of Robert Nairac GC" by Alistair Kerr

This book by Alistair Kerr, "Betrayal: The Murder of Robert Nairac GC", is a disappointment.

Clarinet and Piano at Concerts at the University, City of Edinburgh Methodist Church, Review

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There was a large audience for Tuesday’s Concerts at the University series keen to hear some serious clarinet music.

Celebrate International Women’s Day at the Festival Theatre

To mark this year’s International Women’s Day, the Festival Theatre announces it is hosting of a day of talks and performances from a group of prominent wo