City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh News


Salon Mika On Bare Feet Street

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The Edinburgh Fringe can be a hard mistress/master. And after the initial exhilaration of the first week, the hard and bitter challenge of this entertainment industry cage fight can begin to bite.

Elise, Pleasance Courtyard, Review

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Although the legendary Poet Allen Ginsberg called the Beat Generation a “Boy Gang”, they were surrounded by a coterie of intelligent, inspirational female friends, lovers, wives: Carolyn Cassady, Joy

EIF 2018: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Usher Hall, Review

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Works from three of the world’s greatest ever composers: the programme for tonight’s concert was tantalising – and the CBSO did not disappoint.

Loud and Proud on the Fringe, St Cuthbert’s, Review

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Scotland's LGBT choir, Loud and Proud, gave us a performance of some fifteen songs, all adapted by the group, at this entertaining performance in support of Waverley Care, Scotland’s HIV and Hepatitis

All(most) Bach and Chopin, St Andrew’s & St George’s West, Review

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One of the best things about performances at the Edinburgh Fringe, is that there is always something that comes up that’s a little bit different.

Grail Project, Bedlam Theatre, Review

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In our sleep we dream, trying to escape, but every day we must wake to overcome anew - to take up our quest.

Sex Shells, Underbelly Cowgate, Review

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London’s camp cabaret quartet, Sex Shells is a shameless satirical show certain to have you screaming for more.

EIF: Christian Blackshaw & Soloists of the Berliner Philharmoniker, Queen's Hall, Review

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To illustrate the universality of music, the ensemble playing at this morning’s Queen’s Hall recital came from all parts of the globe.

Dona Nobis Pacem, Greyfriars Kirk, Review

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Music of breath-taking beauty awaited us at Greyfriars Kirk for this afternoon recital of largely late Mediaeval Scottish polyphony.

Signals, Pleasance Courtyard, Review

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When it’s the centre of your universe, doubting the existence of extra-terrestrial life can never be a good thing.

In Loyal Company, Pleasance Courtyard, Review

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“If there’s one thing I am good at its running away”, pants young Arthur Robinson as he sprints off with a stolen loaf of bread.