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Edinburgh Art Festival Celebrates Better Futurists

By edg - 2017-07-26 17:47:12
The 14th <a href="/events/edinburghartfestival">Edinburgh Art Festival</a> gets underway tomorrow (27th July) with a multitude of free exhibitions and art

Underbelly Introduce New Elements to Edinburgh’s Hogmanay Festival 2017/2018

By Vivien Devlin - 2017-07-31 23:35:51
On one of the sunniest, hottest day of the summer so far in Edinburgh, it seemed slightly incongruous to attend the media launch today at Mansfield Traquair for <a href=&quot

Take a walk down the Mile this Fringe with local poet Ken Cockburn

By Irene Brown - 2017-07-17 10:00:32
Ken Cockburn is a poet living in Edinburgh.

World Fringe Day: Fringe Thanks Edinburgh With Thousands of Freebies

By edg - 2017-07-11 01:52:07
Today is the inaugural <a href="/events/worldfringeday">World Fringe Day</a>, a 24-hour celebration of the global fringe movement that was spawned when a g

Edinburgh Film Festival Reports Sixth Year of Increasing Audience Numbers

By edg - 2017-07-05 20:59:03
As the dust settles, the 71st <a href="/events/edinburghinternationalfilmfestival">Edinburgh International Film Festival</a> just reported a sixth successi

EIFF 2017 Wraps With Morrissey Film

By edg - 2017-07-03 10:09:16
The 71st <a href="/events/edinburghinternationalfilmfestival">Edinburgh International Film Festival</a> (EIFF) wrapped last night with the closing gala scr

Book Review: Slavonic Dances by Tom Hubbard

By Bill Dunlop - 2017-06-30 19:39:34
<em>Slavonic Dances</em> consists of three novella by Tom Hubbard that meditate in different ways on human traffic between Scotland and East-Central Europe.

There’s A New Kind of Buzz at the Lyceum!

By Irene Brown - 2017-07-12 19:57:39
The Lyceum theatre is home to 70,000 new permanent residents! In June 2017 two beehives were installed on the roof of our city centre theatre.

Edinburgh International Book Festival 2017 To Celebrate the Spirit of '47 with "Brave New Words"

By Vivien Devlin - 2017-06-14 09:19:47
The <a href="/events/edinburghinternationalbookfestival">Edinburgh International Book Festival</a>, 2017 programme, was launched today – a truly impressive

Capital day as Edinburgh venues scoop half the Awards at 15th annual CATS ceremony

By Irene Brown - 2017-06-13 22:23:52
At Edinburgh’s Festival Theatre on Sunday 11th June, the 15th annual Critics’ Awards for Theatre in Scotland (CATS) ceremony took place to great anticipation.

Join an Alliance of Defiance with the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 70th Anniversary Programme

By Irene Brown - 2017-06-07 18:36:12
The official 2017 <a href="/events/edinburghfringe">Edinburgh Festival Fringe Programme</a>, which launched today, will bring shows from around the world c

Traverse Theatre Announces 2017 Festival Programme

By Irene Brown - 2017-06-06 22:33:52
This year's Traverse Theatre's Festival programme, announced today, represents a diverse range of experiences, voices and dramatic forms from eight countries.

RSNO’s transport partner host musicians’ performances on Scotland’s main railway lines

By Barnaby Miln - 2017-06-02 15:32:00
Musicians from Scotland’s national orchestra will take the train to various destinations across Scotland to perform concerts for the very young to the more mature this week and

Edinburgh Film Festival Launches Varied Programme For 2017

By edg - 2017-06-01 06:01:43
Kevin Bacon, Oliver Stone, Kyra Sedgwick, and Stanley Tucci are among guests lined up for the 71st <a href="/events/edinburghinternationalfilmfestival">Edinburgh

Made in Scotland 2017 Showcase Programme Revealed

By Irene Brown - 2017-05-26 17:57:50
Today at Out of the Blue Drill Hall in Leith Made in Scotland announced its programme of music, theatre and dance for this year’s Fringe.