City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Manipulate Festival

Power and Puppets: Small Stories in a Big World, manipulate Festival, Review

Edinburgh-based Claire Lamond presents an emotional programme of animation shorts that leave you pondering the wider implications of the intimate, often painful, human stories she tells.

Oppressed Creatures, manipulate Festival, Review

The Manipulate Festival is now in its eighth year and its animation strand continues to expand, this year introducing a welcome opportunity to discuss individual screenings with the animators who crea

Double Bill, manipulate Festival, Review

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This performance was billed as a Triple Bill.

And Then He Ate Me, manipulate Festival, Review

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Award winning French company Vélo Théâtre is lighting up this year’s manipulate Festival (albeit using a small galaxy of 40 watt bulbs!

That's It, manipulate Festival, Review

That's It (production still)

Sabine Molenaar takes on the challenge of presenting physically the metaphysical in That’s It.

Three’s A Crowd, manipulate Festival, Review


This year’s annual international visual theatre festival, manipulate is now in its 8th year.

Traverse Theatre announces Spring Season 2015

All Or Nothing - part of manipulate Festival

The Traverse Theatre today revealed an eclectic mix for their Spring Season’s programme running from January to June.

manipulate Festival Launch

January can feel bleak and empty when the New Year celebrations are over and the Christmas decorations have once more gone to ground.

Tilt Your Thinking: A Murder of Shorts, manipulate Festival 2014, Review

Subconscious Password - short film at maniuplate Festival

The Manipulate Festival concluded at the Traverse on Saturday night with a screening of eight animation films collectively entitled, Tilt Your Thinking: A Murder of Shorts.

Snapshots: 6.05; Ross Hogg, manipulate Festival 2014, Review

Ross Hogg 6.05

The Snapshots: 6.05 slot at the Manipulate Festival focuses on emerging new talent, showcasing the work of a particular artist, followed by a Q&A session.