City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Opera


Summerhall Fringe shows set to be beamed to 30 UK Cinemas

Summerhall Fringe shows set to be beamed to 30 UK Cinemas

Edinburgh’s Italian Cultural Institute Supports Italian Artists at the 2014 Festival Fringe

Last year’s Fringe saw an impressive showcase of Italian theatre that came under the umbrella name Impatto Totale.

Scottish Opera for Babies

For the very first time, Scottish Opera’s ground-breaking interactive shows for babies and toddlers - BabyO and SensoryO - are coming to Edinburgh Fringe.

Scottish Opera: The Pirates of Penzance, Festival Theatre, Review

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The curtain rises and we see a squint map of that furthest end of Cornwall, and then a lone seagull flutters past soon to be followed by a fish.

Scottish Opera: The Flying Dutchman, Festival Theatre, Review

Scottish Opera's The Flying Dutchman with Peteris Eglitis as The Dutchman and Rachel Nicholls

In 1839 Richard Wagner and his wife tried to evade their creditors in Riga by sailing away and eventually planning to reach Paris.

Edinburgh International Festival 2013 Launches

Don Quichotte du Trocadéro José Montalvo

Frank Zappa, a Leonardo da Vinci anatomy exhibition, chinese heavy metal, and a theatrical journey to a "new Earth" can all be found at this year's

Edinburgh Studio Opera’s King Arthur, Canongate Kirk, Review

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The performers had made their dramatic entrance when the evening’s director, the impressively voiced Lloyd Llewellyn-Jones, was placing us way back to the early years of the reign of Dutch protestants

Scottish Opera: The Magic Flute, Festival Theatre, Review

Richard Burkhard as Papageno in Scottish Opera's The Magic Flute

This new production is set in the Victorian era and opens with a large and old-fashioned box camera pointing up at a man in one of the Festival Theatre’s four boxes.

Porgy & Bess, EFT, Review

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High expectations were met and more. This all too short Edinburgh run consisting of 3 performances of ‘Porgy and Bess’ by Cape Town Opera was a theatrical treat not to be missed.