Saturday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

Shake Your Tale! MacRumba and Fandango’s Stories and Tangos! Travel around the world in story and dance with globetrotting dance sensation Carmen Fandango and Disco-Bothy storyteller Ruridh MacRumba, as they take you on a story-dance adventure to celebrate different countries and cultures. Edinburgh-based zumba instructor Frances Bavin and storyteller More...

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By Douglas James Greenwood On Friday, January 30th, 2015
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Review – On DVD/Blu-Ray: If I Stay (R.J. Cutler, 2014)

‘Teen weepies’ are so prevalent nowadays they have almost become a genre of their own. When the manic John Green fans screamed to the holy heavens at the release of The Fault in Our Stars, it was no More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Friday, January 30th, 2015
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Traverse Theatre – All or Nothing Aerial Theatre to premiere new production

All or Nothing Aerial Dance Theatre are about to take their new show on the road, but just before they do you have one chance to see it on Saturday night at the Traverse Theatre. This is part of the Manipulate More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Friday, January 30th, 2015
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Friday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

The Guid Crack Club: Tongue in Cheek. Join Jack Martin, Edinburgh’s famed teller of tales, conveyer of wise-cracking puppets, and pun-plucker, in this special Burns Guid Crack. ‘Guard your tatties and More...

By John Knox On Friday, January 30th, 2015
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Letter from Scotland

Edinburgh escaped with just a dusting of snow The weather is playing with us again. Just when we were enjoying the snowdrops and the birdsong, along comes another bite of winter. The cold north-west wind has brought More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Thursday, January 29th, 2015
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Sing along with Wounded Knee this Saturday!

Wounded Knee at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery: image by Ross Fraser McLean/Studiororo If you’ve ever seen Wounded Knee – aka singer and experimental vocalist Drew Knight – perform, you’ll More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Thursday, January 29th, 2015
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LGBT History Month

‘Being gay has taught me tolerance, compassion and humility. It has shown me limitless possibilities of living’ Armistead Maupin. LGBT History Month is for everyone – individuals, community groups, More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Thursday, January 29th, 2015
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Thursday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

Cameo Big Scream: Paddington (PG). These screenings are exclusively for babies under one year old and their parents/carers: low lights are left on in the auditorium, and nappy-changing facilities are available. More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, January 28th, 2015
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Traverse hosting aerial dance and circus premiere

Three’s A Crowd To Premiere At Manipulate Festival, Edinburgh All or Nothing Aerial Dance Theatre’s touring production of Three’s A Crowd – harness flying, aerial acrobatics, contemporary circus and More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, January 28th, 2015
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Council to sell part of Princes Street Gardens to National Gallery

The council have been asked to sell a corner of Princes Street Gardens to the National Galleries of Scotland. It is a very little corner of the gardens, a strip about 5 metres wide, but it will make a big difference More...