Scottish Storytelling Centre, Theatre Blog, Theatre News

Tam O’Shanter – The Folk Drama #Edinburgh #WhatsOn #Scottish @ScotStoryCentre #RT

Tam O’Shanter – The Folk Drama An inclusive & fun afternoon exploring Robert Burns’ seminal poem in performance at the Scottish Storytelling Centre Burns Night is a time to not only enjoy hearing the Bard’s poems and songs, but to try performing yourself, and Traditional Arts and Culture Scotland have that covered as part of BurnsFest at the Scottish Storytelling… Continue reading Tam O’Shanter – The Folk Drama #Edinburgh #WhatsOn #Scottish @ScotStoryCentre #RT

The Festival Theatre Edinburgh, Theatre, Theatre Blog, Theatre News

Theatre News: CARMEN.maquia & Linea Recta #Edinburgh #Theatre @edtheatres

Ballet Hispánico presents the UK Debut of CARMEN.maquia and Linea Recta at Festival Theatre Edinburgh Tue 6 to Sat 10 March, 2018 New York, NY – Ballet Hispánico, the nation’s premier Latino dance organization, brings its bold and eclectic brand of contemporary dance to Edinburgh from 6-10 March, 2018.Performances: Tuesday-Saturday at 7:30pm, Thursday and Saturday at 2:30pm. Tickets are £19 – £28.50* and are available at www.edtheatres.com/carmen Don't miss the UK debut of Ballet… Continue reading Theatre News: CARMEN.maquia & Linea Recta #Edinburgh #Theatre @edtheatres

The Edinburgh Playhouse, Theatre, Theatre Blog, Theatre News

Theatre News: MOTOWN THE MUSICAL @Edinplayhouse #SCOTTISH PREMIERE 20 November 2018 #Theatre #Scotland #Edinburgh #RT

MOTOWN THE MUSICAL TO EMBARK ON MAJOR UK AND IRELAND TOUR SCOTTISH PREMIERE EDINBURGH PLAYHOUSE 20 NOVEMBER 2018   Motown the Musical will embark on a major UK and Ireland tour opening at the Birmingham New Alexandra Theatre on 11 October 2018 where it will play until 3 November 2018 before visiting Leeds Grand Theatre (6 – 17 November 2018), Edinburgh Playhouse (20 November – 8… Continue reading Theatre News: MOTOWN THE MUSICAL @Edinplayhouse #SCOTTISH PREMIERE 20 November 2018 #Theatre #Scotland #Edinburgh #RT

Theatre, Theatre News

Theatre News:~ This House #Edinburgh #Theatre @edtheatres #ThisHouse @nationaltheatre

Jonathan Church Productions and Headlong present The National Theatre and Chichester Festival Theatre production of THIS HOUSE FESTIVAL THEATRE EDINBURGH Tuesday 27 – Saturday 31 March 2018 James Graham’s critically acclaimed and prescient political drama THIS HOUSE which played to sold-out houses at the National Theatre, Chichester Festival Theatre and in the West End will begin its… Continue reading Theatre News:~ This House #Edinburgh #Theatre @edtheatres #ThisHouse @nationaltheatre

Theatre, Theatre Blog

Theatre News:~ The Last Ship #Edinburgh #Theatre @edtheatres #TheLastShip

PRINCIPAL CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR STING’S DEBUT MUSICAL THE LAST SHIP Festival Theatre Edinburgh Tuesday 12 to Saturday 16 June 2018   Joe McGann, Charlie Hardwick, Richard Fleeshman and Frances McNamee join production   Principal casting has been announced for the UK premiere of The Last Ship – the acclaimed musical by the internationally renowned musician Sting – which is to… Continue reading Theatre News:~ The Last Ship #Edinburgh #Theatre @edtheatres #TheLastShip

Book Blog, Book Event News

Crime At The Castle #CrimeFiction ~ Jan 2018 ~ Jackie McLean #Spotlight @JackieJamxx @GlamisCastle #BookToday #Scottish

Have you booked your tickets yet for this fabulous event? We caught up with author Jackie McLean to find out how excited she is for the event. Crime at the Castle By Jackie Mclean I was delighted last year when I was asked to take part in Scotland’s newest crime festival.  A haunted castle, book… Continue reading Crime At The Castle #CrimeFiction ~ Jan 2018 ~ Jackie McLean #Spotlight @JackieJamxx @GlamisCastle #BookToday #Scottish

Book Blog, The Festival Theatre Edinburgh, Theatre

Theatre News:~ THE ATTIC ~ #Edinburgh #Theatre @edtheatres

THE ATTIC The Studio, 22 Potterrow Tue 9 to Sat 13 Jan, Sat 20 & Sun 21 Jan Dementia friendly performance: Fri 19 Jan, 1.30pm Starcatchers and Hazel Darwin-Clements present The Attic – an intimate and participative theatre experience for 2 – 5-year-olds and their grown-ups telling a story about the bond between grandmother and granddaughter, set to a… Continue reading Theatre News:~ THE ATTIC ~ #Edinburgh #Theatre @edtheatres

The Festival Theatre Edinburgh, The Kings Theatre, Theatre

FESTIVAL AND KING’S THEATRES’ RELAXED PERFORMANCES FOR THE FESTIVE SEASON @edtheatres

FESTIVAL AND KING’S THEATRES’ RELAXED PERFORMANCES FOR THE FESTIVE SEASON   The Festival City Theatres Trust, which runs the Festival and King’s Theatres, once again expands its programme of relaxed performances for audiences of all ages for the 2017/18 festive season.   Ahead of today’s inclusive performance of Scottish Ballet’s The Nutcracker, the Festival City Theatres Trust… Continue reading FESTIVAL AND KING’S THEATRES’ RELAXED PERFORMANCES FOR THE FESTIVE SEASON @edtheatres

Theatre, The Edinburgh Playhouse, Book Blog

Casting announced for the new nationwide tour of SHREK THE MUSICAL® @edinplayhouse #Edinburgh #Whatson #Scotland

Casting announced for the new nationwide tour of SHREK THE MUSICAL® Hit musical tour opens at the Edinburgh Playhouse this December Casting includes Scottish actress and call The Midwife star Laura Main as Princess Fiona, Stefan Harri as Shrek, Marcus Ayton as Donkey and Samuel Holmes as Lord Farquaad Nigel Harman will return as director… Continue reading Casting announced for the new nationwide tour of SHREK THE MUSICAL® @edinplayhouse #Edinburgh #Whatson #Scotland

Bloody Scotland, Book Blog, Event Review

Blood Scotland 2017 ~ LBG’s Day 1 ~ #Review @BloodyScotland

My Bloody Scotland 2017 adventure started on platform 13 at Waverly Station, Edinburgh. Bumping into author Helen MacKinven was a real treat, although Helen was heading home I still got to spend some time chatting on the train. We were also joined by the wonderful Alison Baillie Taylor, who I thought I had passed whilst… Continue reading Blood Scotland 2017 ~ LBG’s Day 1 ~ #Review @BloodyScotland