City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Puppetry


Little Light, Puppet Animation Festival, Brunton, Review

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Taking off shoes and heading stocking soled in to an enticing Bedouin tent on the stage of the Brunton stage already holds intrigue for adults and curiosity for the children.

Women In Puppetry & Animated Film, manipulate Festival, Traverse Theatre, Review

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The first day of this year’s manipulate Festival at the Traverse Theatre is a day packed full of animation screenings.

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International, visual theatre, puppetry and animated film combine for the eleventh incarnation of the manipulate touring fest.

Cinderella, Traverse Theatre, Review

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Cinderella, this year’s Christmas show at the Traverse, is a wee gem for children aged nought to ninety.

Dark Matter, Greenside, Review

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The dark matter of dementia is tackled with great sensitivity and imagination by the young London based Vertebra Theatre Company.

Oyster Boy, Assembly Omnitorium George Square, Review

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Outside the Omnitorium, Assembly’s latest venue at the back of George Square theatre a sign states ‘This evening the entertainment will be found amusing, instructive and delightful’.

Lula Del Ray, Underbelly Med Quad, Review

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A young girl lives a lonely life in a caravan with her pre-occupied mother, whose job is to monitor the signals from a vast array of satellite dishes.

A Heart at Sea, Pleasance Courtyard, Review

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On a tiny boat in the middle of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival stands Half a String’s mesmerizing story A Heart at Sea.

EIF 2017: Flight, Church Hill Theatre & Studio, Review

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Welcome aboard a flight like no other.

Nosferatu, Traverse, Edinburgh International Children's Festival, Review

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Nosferatu is a darkly atmospheric piece of fun brought to this year’s Edinburgh International Children’s Festival by French company Bob Theatre.