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Edinburgh Festival 2019: Rocking Leith and Rousing Tynecastle

By edg - 2019-06-13 19:32:57
The Edinburgh International Festival today launched its 2019 programme of dance, theatre, and music for this August.

Breaking Stepmother Stereotypes

By Lindsay Corr - 2019-05-20 01:41:08
Cinderella, Snow White, Hansel & Gretel... We all know a tale that features an evil stepmother with the viscous intention to cause their stepchildren misery and despair.

National Galleries of Scotland Exhibitions 2019

By edg - 2019-03-22 15:57:15
With the Edinburgh Art Festival firming up its Summer programme of shows it's a good time to survey the highlights of forthcoming National Galleries of Scotl

Free Photo Exhibition Shows Human Impacts on Planet Earth

By edg - 2019-03-20 22:22:13
A free, outdoor photographic exhibition showing humankind's impact on our planet opened today outside the Scottish Parliament building.

Edinburgh International Children's Festival Launches 30th Anniversary Programme

By Erin Roche - 2019-03-20 16:14:39
Today marks the programme launch for the 30th edition of the Edinburgh International Children's Festival, produced by Imaginate, Scotland's national organisation promoting the development and

Edinburgh Film Festival Launches 60 Second Film Competition

By edg - 2019-03-13 00:30:04
The Edinburgh International Film Festival has launched a new film competition called "Walk With Us" for Scotland-based filmmakers.

Documents Show Mary Queen of Scots Getting Down to Business

By edg - 2019-03-08 15:11:31
Documents believed to have been signed by Mary Queen of Scots have recently come to light at the Museum of Edinburgh.

First Phase of Edinburgh EV Network Gets Go-Ahead

By edg - 2019-03-07 17:55:00
Edinburgh City Council has given the green light for a plan to build 66 on-street EV charging points in 14 hubs across the city by 2020.

Exhibition Looks at Parenting Over the Decades

By edg - 2019-02-20 06:58:13
A new exhibition at Edinburgh’s Museum of Childhood looks at the challenges of parenthood over the years.

Camera Obscura Mirror Maze Gets Make Over

By edg - 2019-02-08 18:24:19
Camera Obscura & World of Illusions have given their magical Mirror Maze a make-over.

Edinburgh International Improv Festival Debuts in February

By Erin Roche - 2019-01-31 19:04:30
The improv scene in Scotland has expanded exponentially, with Edinburgh being the center of the growth, producing some of Scotland's leading improvisers and troupes.

Assembly Festival Shows Released for Sale

By Erin Roche - 2019-01-31 18:22:58
The first 14 shows of Assembly Festival's 2019 Fringe programme go on sale today, January 31st. Early on-sale line-up shows include:

Imaginate Launches New Programme for 30th Anniversary

By Erin Roche - 2019-01-30 18:04:12
Imaginate, a year-round organisation supporting and developing theatre for young audiences, has announced a new programme in honour of its 30th anniversary year

Edinburgh Closer to Introducing UK's First Tourist Tax

By edg - 2019-01-29 22:06:13
The City of Edinburgh Council has completed submission documents for the Transient Visitor Levy (TVL), aka Tourist Tax, for Edinburgh.

To Kill a Mockingbird UK Tour Cancelled

By Erin Roche - 2019-01-23 22:07:49
The UK and Ireland tour of To Kill a Mockingbird has been cancelled due to exclusivity disputes, reveals a joint statement from Jonathan Church Productions, Curve Theatre, Leicester and Rege