City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

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Edinburgh’s Lyceum tops the shortlists for 2018 CATS

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The shortlists for the 2018 Critics’ Awards for Theatre in Scotland (CATS) were released today and Edinburgh’s Lyceum Theatre has topped the list with 12 nominations across four different productions.

Wicked, Edinburgh Playhouse, Review

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L.Frank Baum’s story The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, first published in 1900, is undoubtedly best known in its 1939 cinematic musical guise starring Judy Garland.

Birdsong, King’s Theatre, Review

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One hundred years on from the Great War we find ourselves in another age of political uncertainty.

Great Scots, Gilded Balloon Basement Theatre, Review

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Aptly named, Great Scots is a podcast show of interviews with some of Scotland’s most talented creative minds, recorded live in the Gilded Balloon’s Basement Theatre.

Creditors, Royal Lyceum Theatre, Review

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David Greig’s adaptation of Strindberg’s Creditors delves into the turbulent and murky waters of the human mind to deliver a savage expose of love and revenge.

Edinburgh International Festival Unveils Light on the Shore Line-up

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Mogwai, King Creosote, Django Django and The Jesus and Mary Chain are among bands that will be performing at the Edinburgh International Festival's "Light on the Shore" progr

The Persians (A Play a Pie and a Pint), Traverse Theatre, Review

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A Scot, an Englishman, and a Northern Irish woman walk into a bar…

EIFF 2018 Ranges Widely With Galas and Retrospectives

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The Edinburgh International Film Festival announces its full programme later this month (23rd May) with around 650 public, media, and industry screenings expected over the f

Edinburgh Film Festival Announces 15 Free, Outdoor Films

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The Edinburgh International Film Festival will be returning with three days of free, classic and recent big-budget movies this June.

Handel's Solomon, The Usher Hall, Review

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In his later life, Handel started to compose oratorios and Solomon is considered to be one of his masterpieces with stupendous choruses and heart rending love lyrics.