Tag archive for ‘What’s On’
By John Preece On Thursday, September 14th, 2017
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Walkers get fired up for Edinburgh Kiltwalk

Nearly 3,000 walkers are prepared for Sunday’s Royal Bank of Scotland Kiltwalk in Edinburgh The final rallying cry for Kiltwalkers went off with a bang when charities gathered at the One o’clock gun at More...

By John Preece On Sunday, August 27th, 2017
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2017 Edinburgh International Book Festival – Day 13

….or, won’t be long before it is, just to start all over again for next year.  More...

By John Preece On Friday, August 25th, 2017
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Edinburgh International Festival 2017 – Puccini’s ‘La Boheme’

Opera’s greatest, most heartbreaking love story. La bohème is a sumptuous, visually magnificent new production direct from the Teatro Regio, Turin – the opera house that gave the opera its very first staging, More...

By John Preece On Friday, August 25th, 2017
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2017 Edinburgh International Book Festival – Day 13

Briefest of brief visits to the EIBF as ‘La Boheme’ was on the call list. Unfortunately, intended target of the day, Jim Al-Khalili, fell foul of ‘The 13th’ and was unable to make his allotted More...

By Madeleine Kaye On Thursday, August 24th, 2017
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Edinburgh College of Art Masters Degree Show 2017

copyright Callum Russe This year’s Masters Degree show at Edinburgh College of Art presented international and homegrown art full of character. From stimulating conceptual work to inventive graphic design, this More...

By John Preece On Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017
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2017 Edinburgh International Book Festival – Day 10

Another assemblage of authors – some more willing than others. Take a bow Laura Albert – gave up a few minutes of their precious time to appear for the EIBF cameras  More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Monday, August 21st, 2017
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe: The Naked Dietitian – Raising the Roof *****

  Once or twice in a lifetime a performance comes along that strikes a chord so pure, resonates so loudly with your own experience, that the performer seems to have seen into your soul. Many years ago in a More...

By John Preece On Thursday, August 17th, 2017
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 – TuTu Mucky Photo Call

Scottish Dance Theatre return to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe with a brand-new piece made for the company by star hip hop choreographer Botis Seva. Seva’s TuTuMucky has received rave reviews since its debut More...

By John Preece On Wednesday, August 16th, 2017
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2017 Edinburgh International Book Festival – Day 5

Rain stopped some of the play as the ‘photo booth’ was, temporarily, under shelter. Still, more of a flying visit today. The Lyceum was calling…..  More...

By John Preece On Wednesday, August 16th, 2017
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Edinburgh International Festival 2017 – ‘Blak Whyte Gray’ Photo Call

Formed in 2002 by urban choreographer Kenrick ‘H2O’ Sandy and producer/composer Michael ‘Mikey J’ Asante, Boy Blue Entertainment brings hip-hop from the streets and clubs firmly into the theatre.  More...