City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Theatre


Shakespeare in Love, King’s Theatre, Review

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“Shall I compare... thee… to a something, something. Mummers’ play?”

William Shakespeare is facing writer’s block, the play a month over due and his quill broken, the well dry.

The Last Days of Mankind, Leith Theatre, Review

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On the most poignant of remembrance days of the 1918 Armistice, 11th November 2018, a powerful anti- war play opened at Leith Theatre.

The Last Witch, Traverse Theatre, Review

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Fire sets upon the small Scottish village of Dornoch in 1727 as Janet Horne is burned, the last witch in Scotland executed.

Gandalf Coming To Edinburgh International Festival 2019

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For many, turning 80 years old would be an excuse to settle down at home for the quiet life.

Oh! What a Lovely War, The Studio at Festival Theatre, Review

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On 11th November 1918 the guns fell silent after four years of battle, ending the First World War.

Stuff, Traverse Theatre, Review

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“This is the house where the hoarder lives.”

King’s Theatre Redevelopment Campaign Announces Architect and Future Designs

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Capital Theatres, the charitable trust which runs the Festival and King’s Theatres and The Studio, has officially launched the King’s Theatre Edinburgh Redevelopment Campaign.

A Puffin Great Adventure Exploring Climate Change

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A new children’s show by Snap Elastic is on tour across Scotland from today, and flies into Edinburgh, landing at the Scottish Storytelling Centre on Saturday 10 November to entertain with a tale of f

First Samhuinn Fire Festival On Calton Hill Bigger Than Beltane

Samhuinn Performers by Vince Graham (Beltane Fire Society)

To hypnotic drum beats, punctuated with guttural roars, a small army of pagan-esque performers staged a fiery, Hallowe’en night show on Calton Hill to mark the onset of

Francesca Hegyi Appointed New Executive Director of Edinburgh International Festival

Francesca Hegyi - EIF Executive Director

The Edinburgh International Festival has announced the appointment of Francesca Hegyi OBE as the incoming Executive Director.