City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

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DollyWould, Summerhall, Review

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Rebecca Biscuit and Louise Mothersole, who are sh!

Wrong Tree Adventures: Solstice, Lauriston Halls, Review

Solstice - Wrong Tree Adventures

When a hooded man is hanged for a three-fold murder, this is not the end of the story but its beginning.

We'll Meet Again:Vera Lynn, the Forces' Sweetheart, Space @ Surgeons Hall, Review


"The Forces' Sweetheart" was admirably represented by Melanie Gall at Thursday night's recital. A modest attendance nonetheless appreciated this captivating performance.

Sad Little Man, Paradise in the Vault, Review


Sad Little Man is one of those things you go into unprepared, then it turns around and knocks you for six. This play hurts.

How to Win Against History, Assembly George Square Gardens, Review

How to Win Against History - Aine Flanagan Productions and Seiriol Davies

It’s the theatrical experience Henry Cyril Paget, 5th Marquess of Anglesey would have hope for. An ornate stage, colourful lighting and, most of all, an appreciative audience.

Sylvia Plath, Your Words are Just Dust, Greenside at Nicolson Square, Review

Alice Sylvester as Sylvia Plath

“Can you understand? Someone, somewhere, can you understand me a little, love me a little? For all my despair, I love life.”

EIBF2017: Richard Dannatt with Sheena McDonald in the Chair, Leading from the Front

Sheena McDonald greeted us all and emphasised that this was The Dickson Minto event and that for their sponsorship we are most grateful.

Dark Satanic, Greenside @ Infirmary Street, Review

Dark Satanic - Breathe Out Theatre

On a dark evening at the close of January 1823, Helen is writing to her husband Tom, in rather purple prose.

EIBF 2017: Jeremy Paxman with Ruth Wishart in the Chair, Questions,Questions, Questions

Ruth Wishart had a quick barbed comment when she saw that Jeremy Paxman had brought in a glass of wine: "Dutch courage!" But she went on to say that the two most feared words were 'Jeremy' and 'Paxman

Only Fools and Three Courses, Ushers at the Pear Tree, Review

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You’ve had a disastrously delectable dinner at Fawlty’s and now join Boycie and Marlene for a Comedy Dining experience you’ll never forget - especially not if the Trotters have anything to do with it!