Gilded Balloon – shows added for Fringe 2018 – tickets on sale now

Another 70 shows have gone on sale today for the shows forming the Gilded Balloon’s Fringe 2018. Katy and Karen Koren, Directors of Gilded Balloon, said: “We cannot wait to host the Honeys in our biggest venue. We still have a few surprises up our sleeves… there’s definitely more to come!” The Honeys refers to genre-defying Hot Brown Honey More...

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By John Preece On Friday, April 13th, 2018

Mini Maker Faire, with laser sculptures, at the Edinburgh International Science Festival Coming to a close this Sunday, 15 April, the 30th Edinburgh International Science Festival, powered by EDF Energy, has presented More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Saturday, April 7th, 2018

Edinburgh International Science Festival 2018 – for adults

For adults there are loads of options to expand your mind in the jam-packed programme of discussions, workshops, games, screenings, debates and nights out, all with a scientific twist. In 2018 the festival will More...

By John Preece On Friday, April 6th, 2018

‘Event Horizon’ Hoves into View at the Museum

Jason Hackenwerth’s biggest ever sculpture unveiled at the National Museum of Scotland Unveiled today (6th April), ‘Event Horizon’ is one of the main highlights of the 2018 Edinburgh International More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, April 4th, 2018

Tradfest 2018 – programme now published

Tradfest takes place from 26 April to 6 May 2018. This is the only arts festival in the city which showcases traditional folk arts and live culture. There will be 80 events in 27 different venues although the hub More...

By Nigel Duncan On Wednesday, April 4th, 2018

Programme for Clark anniversary

Jim Clark Everyone is welcome to the Jim Clark 50th Anniversary Weekend which is free to the public and car clubs. The organisers thanked their event partners, Club Lotus, Live Borders, Chirnside Common Good Association More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, April 2nd, 2018

The Edinburgh Medal address will be given on Wednesday by Professor Cordelia Fine

The Edinburgh Medal has been awarded to Professor Cordelia Fine. This is a prestigious annual award recognising scientists who have contributed to our knowledge and understanding. Previous recipients include More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, April 2nd, 2018

Edinburgh International Science Festival 2018 – Event Horizon

Event Horizon until Sunday 22 April 2018 | 10:00–17:00 | Grand Gallery National Museum of Scotland Taking centre stage is Event Horizon, a new colossal work which is being created live by artist Jason Hackenwerth More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Sunday, April 1st, 2018

A conversation with Amanda Tyndall – Edinburgh International Science Festival Director

Amanda Tyndall is the Festival and Creative Director of the Edinburgh International Science Festival. She told us: “My role is to oversee all programming and creative work not just for the Festival each April, More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Saturday, March 31st, 2018

Puppet Animation Festival 2018 – Edinburgh events this week

PUPPET ANIMATION FESTIVAL 2018 runs across Scotland until 14 April 2018. Details of all the Edinburgh events can be found here Tania Czajka from Le Petit Monde theatre company and puppet Lapin launched Puppet Animation More...