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Edinburgh Film Festival Launches 60 Second Film Competition

By edg - 2019-03-13 00:30:04
The Edinburgh International Film Festival has launched a new film competition called "Walk With Us" for Scotland-based filmmakers.

Documents Show Mary Queen of Scots Getting Down to Business

By edg - 2019-03-08 15:11:31
Documents believed to have been signed by Mary Queen of Scots have recently come to light at the Museum of Edinburgh.

First Phase of Edinburgh EV Network Gets Go-Ahead

By edg - 2019-03-07 17:55:00
Edinburgh City Council has given the green light for a plan to build 66 on-street EV charging points in 14 hubs across the city by 2020.

Exhibition Looks at Parenting Over the Decades

By edg - 2019-02-20 06:58:13
A new exhibition at Edinburgh’s Museum of Childhood looks at the challenges of parenthood over the years.

Camera Obscura Mirror Maze Gets Make Over

By edg - 2019-02-08 18:24:19
Camera Obscura & World of Illusions have given their magical Mirror Maze a make-over.

Edinburgh International Improv Festival Debuts in February

By Erin Roche - 2019-01-31 19:04:30
The improv scene in Scotland has expanded exponentially, with Edinburgh being the center of the growth, producing some of Scotland's leading improvisers and troupes.

Assembly Festival Shows Released for Sale

By Erin Roche - 2019-01-31 18:22:58
The first 14 shows of Assembly Festival's 2019 Fringe programme go on sale today, January 31st. Early on-sale line-up shows include:

Imaginate Launches New Programme for 30th Anniversary

By Erin Roche - 2019-01-30 18:04:12
Imaginate, a year-round organisation supporting and developing theatre for young audiences, has announced a new programme in honour of its 30th anniversary year

Edinburgh Closer to Introducing UK's First Tourist Tax

By edg - 2019-01-29 22:06:13
The City of Edinburgh Council has completed submission documents for the Transient Visitor Levy (TVL), aka Tourist Tax, for Edinburgh.

To Kill a Mockingbird UK Tour Cancelled

By Erin Roche - 2019-01-23 22:07:49
The UK and Ireland tour of To Kill a Mockingbird has been cancelled due to exclusivity disputes, reveals a joint statement from Jonathan Church Productions, Curve Theatre, Leicester and Rege

Edinburgh International Science Festival Changes Name

By edg - 2019-01-21 18:38:39
The Edinburgh International Science Festival has rebranded itself as "Edinburgh Science".

Collaboration Between SCO and Wester Hailes Residents On Show

By edg - 2019-01-10 17:51:08
A new art project reflects on life in Wester Hailes, one of Edinburgh’s more deprived areas, in sound, images, film and original musical composition.

Assembly Festival opens applications for 2019 Art Award

By Irene Brown - 2018-12-12 12:22:46
Assembly Festival, the multi-venue operator at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe founded in 1981, has announced the opening of applications for the 2019 Assembly Roxy Theatre (ART) Award.

New Edinburgh Festival Celebrates Robert Burns "And Beyond"

By edg - 2019-11-01 20:03:25
Tickets go on sale tomorrow morning (Friday, 7th December) for a new six-day Edinburgh festival celebrating Scotland’s national bard Robert Burns.

Stories of Youth for A Decade: Strange Town

By Lindsay Corr - 2019-05-20 01:41:08
Over the last 10 years, Strange Town has staged 124 productions, commissioned 98 original scripts and performed in a variety of spaces including thea