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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

Black Dingo Productions launches The Annexe Arts Hub in Edinburgh

By Irene Brown - 2017-09-17 21:19:19
On the 30th of September 2017, Black Dingo Productions launch an arts hub in Merchant Street in Edinburgh’s Old Town called Annexe Arts that’s focused on dealing with practical and theatrical arts for

Scotland's creative ageing festival Luminate is five and going strong!

By Irene Brown - 2017-09-13 19:35:23
Luminate was created to address the issue of improving the quality of life of our ageing population.

Can you catch the East Lothian dragons?

By Irene Brown - 2017-09-10 20:05:41
Edinburgh based theatre company Vision Mechanics has a history of creating impressive, other worldly performances in a fusion of aerial artistry, dance, shadow, sound and light.