City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh News

Intronauts, manipulate Festival, Traverse Theatre, Review


In a marvelously mad display, Green Ginger has dazzled with the Scottish premiere of its dystopian, near-future piece, Intronauts .

American Idiot, Edinburgh Playhouse, Review


There is no faulting the music to American Idiot.

Snapshots 1, manipulate Festival, Traverse Theatre, Review

Finding Shelter

Snapshots is a series produced under the manipulate Festival, Puppet Animation Scotland’s annual celebration of innovative visual theatre and animated film.

Royal Scottish National Orchestra : Søndergård Conducts Bruckner Four, Usher Hall, Review


After their tour of China over New Year with Nicola Benedetti and last week's Sc-Fi extravaganza, the Royal Scottish National Orchestra was back with a concert that reminded us, and was in memory of S

Edinburgh International Improv Festival Debuts in February


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


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


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

Edinburgh Castle's Crown Square

The City of Edinburgh Council has completed submission documents for the Transient Visitor Levy (TVL), aka Tourist Tax, for Edinburgh.

St Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra,Usher Hall, Review

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The ‘Sunday Classics’ concert at the Usher Hall last night was with the St Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra.

Les Misérables, Festival Theatre, Review

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A sold-out theatre holds its breath as the triumphant orchestra booms its first few notes, signaling the revolution is about to begin.

RSNO: Sci-Fi Spectacular, Usher Hall, Review


This was an electrifying celebration of movie music that left us entirely enthralled.