Rosemary Kaye

Rosemary Kaye used to be a lawyer in Aberdeen, but has now given all that up and instead justifies her jolly life in Edinburgh by writing about it. She is very fond of going out for tea and stickies, or staying in and reading the unparalleled novels of Barbara Pym.

By Rosemary Kaye On Wednesday, July 19th, 2017
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Edinburgh Art Festival 2017: The Making of the Future: Now

What is art’s primary function? Is it to please, to edify, to create beautiful things? Or is it to make statements, to encourage people to think differently – or at least more deeply – about the issues More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Monday, July 10th, 2017
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Vive le Fringe! A sparkling festival programme from the French Institute in Scotland

‘‘”Fringe” means threshold, departure, edge – and when the wheels spin, the edge is where the sparks fly.’ Cultural Assistant Ronan McMahon is speaking at the launch of the Institut français d’Ecosse (IFE)’s More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Sunday, July 9th, 2017
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 – A Drinking Game!

Our Pick of Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 – A Drinking Game! Love to watch films? Love to drink? Come see your favourite cult classics read live and turned into an interactive drinking game! Direct from More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Saturday, July 8th, 2017
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe – Rob Auton: The Hair Show

Our Pick of Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 – Rob Auton: The Hair Show ‘The Hair Show is an exploration into the importance of appearance and how people react to someone who looks like he has checked out. More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Friday, July 7th, 2017
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 – Bob Slayer’s Heroes of Fringe 

Our Pick of Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 – Bob Slayer’s Heroes of Fringe ‘Heroes’ biggest line up ever brings together critically-acclaimed award winners with some of comedy’s most exciting More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Thursday, July 6th, 2017
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 – Above the Mealy-mouthed Sea

Our Pick of Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 Unholy Mess in association with Omnibus Theatre presents Above the Mealy-mouthed Sea, a strange, funny and poignant play about the self we present to the world and the More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Wednesday, July 5th, 2017
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 – Seven Crazy Bitches

Our Pick of Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 – Seven Crazy Bitches   Seven Crazy Bitches asks the question: ‘What’s it like to be a female dog in a dog eat dog man’s world?’ And provides the answer: More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Friday, June 30th, 2017
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 – More Gefilte Fish & Chips

Our Pick of Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 – More Gefilte Fish and Chips   ‘If Bunuel had been Jewish, born in Leeds and been an admirer of Jake Thackray, this is what he might have sounded like’ More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Friday, June 30th, 2017
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 – An Arrangement of Shoes

Our Pick of Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 – An Arrangement of Shoes ‘How do we begin to remember those that are no longer with us? Do we arrange their history, their memories, their photographs….Or More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
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Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival 2017: Take Five…

This year Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival is celebrating the Centenary of Jazz – and the history of the Blues. Jazz 100 offers historic concerts, New Orleans comes to Edinburgh in the shape of a host of More...