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Edinburgh Film Festival Releases Full Programme

By edg - 2018-05-24 10:18:00
The full programme for the 2018 Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) has now been released with around 121 new features, including 21 world premieres, from 48 countr

Foot Tapping Times Ahead at Summerhall

By Irene Brown - 2018-05-24 07:56:47
Edinburgh's independent arts venue, Summerhall, has some swinging summer surprises in store.

EIFF Reveals Strong Scottish Vein In International Line-up

By edg - 2018-05-16 09:54:38
With just a week until the full programme launch for the 72nd Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF), we’re getting a picture of some of

Fife Theatre Company Takes on Topic of Love and Disability

By Irene Brown - 2018-05-15 23:02:06
Scottish theatre company Cutting Edge Theatre is touring a new play this summer that sensitively explores questions of love and disability.

Leitheatre to Showcase Pinter’s Homecoming

By Irene Brown - 2018-05-11 14:39:30
Pinter, one of England’s greatest modern playwrights, was also an outspoken social commentator and renowned for his witty put-downs.

Anatomy Presents Cabaret-on-the-Edge at the Traverse Theatre

By Justine Blundell - 2018-05-11 14:38:06
Anatomy, based here in Edinburgh, produces art in the cabaret-style, bringing together a wide and wild variety of acts from across Scotland and beyond.

Edinburgh’s Favourite Comedy Duo Returns with Fringe Hit

By Irene Brown - 2018-05-10 19:15:51
Last year’s Fringe hit Double Feature, by comedy writer Phil Differ, returns for a Scottish Summer Tour starring the King’s Theatre’s panto stalwarts, Andy Gray and Grant Stott.

Edinburgh’s Lyceum tops the shortlists for 2018 CATS

By Irene Brown - 2018-05-14 09:51:41
The shortlists for the 2018 Critics’ Awards for Theatre in Scotland (CATS) were released today and Edinburgh’s Lyceum Theatre has topped the list with 12 nominations across four different productions.

Edinburgh International Festival Unveils Light on the Shore Line-up

By edg - 2018-05-03 18:09:40
Mogwai, King Creosote, Django Django and The Jesus and Mary Chain are among bands that will be performing at the Edinburgh International Festival's "Light on the Shore" progr

EIFF 2018 Ranges Widely With Galas and Retrospectives

By edg - 2018-05-01 20:09:36
The Edinburgh International Film Festival announces its full programme later this month (23rd May) with around 650 public, media, and industry screenings expected over the f

Edinburgh Film Festival Announces 15 Free, Outdoor Films

By edg - 2018-05-01 18:57:04
The Edinburgh International Film Festival will be returning with three days of free, classic and recent big-budget movies this June.

Scottish Opera Announces 2018/19 Season

By Barnaby Miln - 2018-04-11 08:56:37
Rigoletto opens the new Season with director Matthew Richardson (The Devil Inside 2016) and Olivier Award-winning designer Jon Morrell reviving their powerful 2011 production of Verdi’s masterpiece.

Luminate, Scotland’s creative ageing organisation, takes a new turn

By Irene Brown - 2018-03-22 16:34:15
Now in its 6th successful , Scotland’s creative ageing festival, Luminate, has decided to move forward with a new approach.

Edinburgh International Children’s Festival 2018 programme unveiled

By Irene Brown - 2018-03-22 20:59:12
Today at the National Museum of Scotland (NMS), the 29th Edinburgh International Children’s Festival (EICF) launched its exciting 2018 programme to the public, and it’s one that holds the promise of