City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh's Xmas

King’s and Festival Theatres announce this season’s Relaxed Performances

Over the last few years, the Festival City Theatres Trust has been building a programme of ‘relaxed performances’ that help to overcome physical barriers to attending the theatres and to foster a new

A Bottle of Wine and Patsy Cline, Gilded Balloon Rose Street Theatre, Review

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As part of Edinburgh’s Christmas, the Gilded Balloon is staging A Bottle of Wine and Patsy Cline that was originally part of A Play, A Pie and A Pint at Òran Mór, with the dynamic Gail Watso

The Nutcracker, Festival Theatre, Review, 2017


Come one, come all! Feast your eyes and ears at the Festival Theatre for one of the most quintessential Christmas treats brought to us this year by Scottish Ballet.

Cinderella, King's Theatre, Edinburgh, Review

Allan Stewart, Grant Stott and Andy Gray in Cinderella at the King's Theatre, Ediinburgh

Yes, folks it’s Panto time again.

The Arabian Nights, Lyceum, Review

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The subdued and calming designs on the hanging cloths that drape the sides of the Lyceum stage totally belie the riot of colour and magic that is about to erupt in this world première of a new adaptat

La Clique Noël, Festival Square Spiegeltent, Review

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It’s a long time since the epithets ‘douce’ and ‘dour’ have been applied to Edinburgh.

A Christmas Cabaret

Join Bruce Devlin for a Christmas cracker of a cabaret show, a fast paced festive hour awaits from the fringe festival hit!

The Edinburgh Singers: Christmas at Greyfriars

The Edinburgh Singers present a choral celebration of Christmas in the historic Greyfriars Kirk.

Light Night Switches on Christmas 2017


Light Night is the traditional start to Edinburgh’s Christmas celebrations and has become o

Handel: Messiah

The Chapterhouse Singers and baroque orchestra present Messiah. An opportunity to hear Handel’s masterpiece this Christmas in the glorious surroundings of the Canongate Kirk.