City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh lectures & talks


Talk: Professor Anne Basting on The Penelope Project

Anne Basting

Professor Anne Basting is Professor of Theatre, Peck School of the Arts, Univer-sity of Wisconsin, Milwaukee and a 2016 MacArthur Fellow.

Celebrated Theatre Artist and Educator Professor Anne Basting To Visit Edinburgh

Luminate and The Centre for Person-centred Practice Research at Queen Margaret University have announced that celebrated theatre artist and educator, Professor Anne Basting is coming to Edinburgh.

New Festival Will Celebrate Robert Burns in Words and Music

Free music, spoken word and comedy, inspired by Robert Burns, is coming to one of Edinburgh’s best known New Town streets with the inaugural "Red, Red Rose Street Festival".

International Women's Day in Edinburgh

International Women's Day celebrates the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women across the spectrum. In 2017, the theme of the annual day is "Be Bold For Change", to step up the movement toward gender parity.

Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival

The Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival is an independent film festival screening some of the latest films for outdoor enthusiasts, whether they are climbers, skiers or snowboarders, kayakers, BASE jumpers or explorers.

Award Winning Playwright to Meet Edinburgh School Groups

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On Friday 7 October award-winning playwright, former teacher and Artistic Associate at the Lyric Hammersmith, Simon Stephens, who won Olivier and Tony awards for his adaptation for the National Theatr

Restore warmth to your historical home

Do you need help to keep the heat in your Georgian or Victorian property this winter?

Edinburgh's Christmas Spreads Across the City

Street of Light - George St

Edinburgh’s Christmas, the capital’s official Christmas programme, is spreading the drama and lights across the city centre this year.

Stockfest

Stockfest, Stockbridge's annual community festival, includes variety of events around Stockbridge Village including the Stockflea - an upcycling and vintage flea

The Joy of Spines, National Library of Scotland, Review

The Joy of Spines - Image from production.

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