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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.

¡Viva la Película! Edinburgh Spanish Film Festival returns for 4th year

By Irene Brown - 2017-09-07 18:35:03
This October sees the 4th edition of the Edinburgh Spanish Film Festival (ESFF) that will be held in venues across the city and across Scotland, presenting a total of 15 feature films and 13 short fil

Waldorf Astoria & Walker Slater Fashion Show - Autumn-Winter 2017/2018 Collection

By Vivien Devlin - 2017-09-02 09:20:27
The passion of creating clothing comes from the idea that if they are stylish, yet practical and robust, they allow you to be carelessly elegant and have confidence to look good. Paul Walker

Cultural Ambassadors Announced for The King’s Theatre Re Generation Campaign

By Irene Brown - 2017-08-30 20:17:07
Big names in the world of art and entertainment, with connections to the King’s Theatre, have pledged their support to the £25 million capital campaign to regenerate the King’s and by extension the To

Representation and Inclusivity to the Fore in post- Festival Traverse Season

By Irene Brown - 2017-08-29 19:34:31
During a successful 70th Fringe, with total audience numbers reaching just short of 40,000 across nearly 300 production performances, the Traverse Theatre delivered a defiant programme representing na

Edinburgh International Festival Ends 70th In Robust Form

By edg - 2017-08-29 11:07:30
It opened with a Bloom and ended with a familar “Boom!”.

EIBF 2017: Dilip Hiro - Bloody Birth of Two Nations

By Bill Dunlop - 2017-08-15 12:22:56
Dilip Hiro’s ‘The Longest August; The Unflinching Rivalry of India and Pakistan’ examines one of the most persistent and problematic issues facing what we think of as ‘the Indian sub-continent’.

"Alex Salmond...Unleashed" Debut Show Raises £1,300 for Macmillan Nurses

By edg - 2017-08-14 08:31:20
Former First Minister of Scotland and ex-MP Alex Salmond kicked off his debut Fringe show yesterday with special guest, Conservative Brexit Secretary, David Davis MP.