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Light Night Switches on Christmas 2017

By Irene Brown - 2017-11-13 18:27:25
Light Night is the traditional start to Edinburgh’s Christmas celebrations and has become o

Edinburgh Graduate Theatre Group (EGTG) announces 2018 productions

By Irene Brown - 2017-11-13 10:31:39
Edinburgh Graduate Theatre Group (EGTG) has been putting on theatre productions in Edinburgh for over 60 years and has established its place as one of the city’s most respected amateur companies gaini

Storytelling Centre Showcases St Andrew's Story in Cultural Diversity Celebration

By Lindsay Corr - 2019-05-20 01:41:08
Beginning with St Andrew’s Day and running through to Burns Night, the Scottish Storytelling Centre in association with Scotland’s Winter Festivals ente

Upcoming Exhibitions at Summerhall

By Irene Brown - 2017-11-02 22:42:43
Over the next few months Summerhall will be playing host to various exhibitions detailed below. Captured State: New Art from Macedonia

For Second Month In A Row An Edinburgh Resident Scoops ERNIE Jackpot

By edg - 2017-11-02 05:39:23
An Edinburgh resident has won a million pound jackpot in November's Premium Bond draw, the second in as many months.

A Chance for the Words of Three Young Writers to Shine in the Sky

By Irene Brown - 2017-11-01 19:33:57
This New Year’s Day marks the beginning of the Year of Young People 2018 and today, Edinburgh’s Hogmanay launches a new competition aimed at aspiring young wr

Klezmer Crossed With Spoken Word in Jewish, Palestinian & British Storylines

By Lindsay Corr - 2017-11-01 19:24:57
Chai For All perform the Arts Council England-funded multi-narrative music and spoken word show this Saturday, 4th November at the Scottish Storytelling Centre, Edinburgh.

A Time to Remember Absent Friends

By Irene Brown - 2017-11-01 20:15:41
Organisations across Edinburgh will be gathering together this week to remember loved ones who have died, as part of a Scotland-wide festival of storytelling and remembrance called To Absent Friends.

Chrysalis Festival Returns to Traverse to Showcase Emerging Talent

By Irene Brown - 2017-10-31 15:37:14
Chrysalis, Scotland’s groundbreaking festival for ambitious performance by young theatre-makers launched in 2015, returns to the Traverse Theatre this November.

Scottish Parliament to Host Performance of Gary McNair’s Locker Room Talk

By Irene Brown - 2017-10-28 19:31:48
Locker Room Talk, the provocative piece of event theatre conceived as a response to the sexually aggressive comments made

Gilded Balloon Launches First Winter Programme In Year-Round West End Venue

By Irene Brown - 2017-10-23 19:23:35
This year’s Fringe saw a new Gilded Balloon venue at Edinburgh’s Rose Street in the West End.

Vision Mechanics' make successful Dragons’ lair at Drumhor

By Irene Brown - 2017-10-22 16:26:35
Over 2000 audience members have already made the trip to Prestongrange to experience Dragons of Drummohr in its first two weeks, meaning a resounding success for site specific theatre makers

Top Dairy Firm Rowan Glen to Sponsor Cinderella at King’s Theatre’s

By Irene Brown - 2017-10-17 16:34:12
This year Cinderella will go to the ball thanks to her new fairy godmother, or should that be ‘dairy’ godmother?

Edinburgh Soup teams up with Firstport to support local social enterprise start-ups

By Irene Brown - 2017-10-06 10:21:43
Edinburgh Soup, the innovative live music and fundraising night, based on the original successful Detroit SOUP founded in the Detroit’s Mexicantown in 2010, has teamed up with social enterprise charit

Screen version of NTS’ Rocket Post to tour with the Screen Machine

By Irene Brown - 2017-09-24 13:08:36
The National Theatre of Scotland (NTS) announces a first -time partnership with the Screen Machine which will see the NTS’ latest production, Rocket Post, appearing on the big screen and tour