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Ewan McClure’s ‘Inside and Out’ at The Scottish Gallery

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Returning to The Scottish Gallery this May with a new series of rich oil paintings will be BP Portrait Award Finalist Ewan McClure, for his second major exhibition 'Inside and Out'. Following 'Gravity and...

Design students creations showcased at ECA Performance Costume Show preview

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Some of the magnificent costumes from classic children’s books, The Box of Delights and a Stephen King novel were among the creations showcased by Edinburgh College of Art students.The outfits and performers will take...

Dynamic and diverse free schools’ programme announced by EIBF 2022

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Earlier today, the Edinburgh International Book Festival announced a free and fully hybrid line up of events for primary and secondary school pupils this summer. The Baillie Gifford Schools Programme runs from 22 –...

Beltane Fire Festival makes a spectacular 2022 return as a live event

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A dynamic reinterpretation of an ancient Celtic celebration of the return of summer, Beltane Fire Festival is centred around the story of the May Queen and the Green Man, and the lighting of the...

Some ‘Traditional Tales for Tiny People’ announced by Live Music Now Scotland

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As part of Scotland’s Year of Stories 2022, Live Music Now Scotland is excited to announce 'Traditional Tales for Tiny People'. Bringing the traditional stories, language and music of the Orkney islands and the...

‘It’s a wrap!’ as ESF 2022 closes after another successful edition

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The Edinburgh Science Festival has truly came back from a challenging period in history with a bang, doing what it does best – live, hands-on, science-based experiences for everyone!The 2022 edition was themed around...

James Lindsay – in concert at Assembly Roxy on 29th April

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Musician James Lindsay is an award-winning composer and instrumentalist who pushes the boundaries of Scottish folk, contemporary jazz, and experimental rock music. His writing seamlessly blends diverse styles, merging traditional instrumentation and tune forms...

Stars of ‘Cirqulation’ showed off their skills on Circus Lane

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Scotland’s iconic Circus Cabaret Night is back, freshening the blood flow of Scottish Circus Arts. Created by Edinburgh-based company Delighters to demonstrate the true skill of Scotland’s Circus scene today, their seventh event in...

Edinburgh Science Festival celebrates Earth Day with Earth, Wind and Gaia

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As Edinburgh Science Festival enters its final weekend this Friday there are a host of exciting events coinciding with Earth Day 2022 and highlighting the climate emergency.Edinburgh Science Festival 2022 celebrates 50 years since...

Consumer habits challenged by major new exhibition at The Mound

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Living on Earth are over 7 billion people and our ever-increasing collective thirst for 'stuff' is detrimentally affecting the way we live. But there is hope. Through eating, travelling and using energy differently, changing...

‘Dig up a Dinosaur’ with ESF at City Art Centre this Easter holiday

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Edinburgh Science Festival - on from now until 24 April - has sci-curious minds of all ages covered this Easter holidays!Valentina Maia (archaeologist), 7 and Kylie Hung (dinosaur), 7 have a closer look at what...

Circus Cabaret Night ‘Cirqulation’ is back to explore the future

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Circus Cabaret Night is back, freshening the blood flow of Scottish Circus Arts. Created by Edinburgh-based company Delighters to demonstrate the true skill of Scotland’s Circus scene today, their seventh event in the Cirqulation...

Free tickets and books for all school kids at the 2022 Edinburgh International Book...

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Thanks to the generosity of long-term Lead Sponsor, Baillie Gifford, the Edinburgh International Book Festival has been able to announce that this year’s Schools Programme will be entirely free. In addition to all tickets...

Edinburgh Art Festival appoints Kim McAleese as new Director

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Edinburgh Art Festival (EAF), the UK’s largest annual festival of visual art, is delighted to announce Kim McAleese as its new Director. She takes up the position ahead of the 18th edition of the...

A survivor of the Holocaust visits his portrait at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

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Holocaust survivor, Arek Hersh MBE, recently visited the Palace of Holyroodhouse to view his portrait, painted in 2021 by Massimiliano Pironti, which is part of the exhibition 'Seven Portraits: Surviving the Holocaust' until 6...

DATASPHERE, Edinburgh Science Festival’s new major exhibition at NMS

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Taking centre stage at Edinburgh Science Festival 2022, DataSphere is an innovative, multi-media and free exhibition which is set to immerse audiences in the information age like never before. With Revolutions as the theme...

‘Tam O’Shanter, Tales & Whisky’ premieres in Edinburgh on Friday

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'Tam O’Shanter, Tales & Whisky' The hottest ticket in town this spring should be 'Tam O’Shanter, Tales & Whisky'. Premiering at Assembly Roxy in Edinburgh this Friday 15 April, this contemporary take on the...

Edinburgh Science Festival 2022 – promoting the links between Art and Science

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Science and the arts are often considered to be two, completely unconnected, practices, but this year's Edinburgh Science Festival is dedicated to showing the many ways in which the arts and sciences are interconnected...

Edinburgh Science Festival 2022 looks forward to City Art Centre return

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Celebrating the upcoming launch of Edinburgh Science Festival 2022 on Saturday 9 April, as well as City Art Centre’s long-awaited return as the Festival’s flagship family venue, were 5 lucky children when they got...

‘Sunshine on Leith’ to be final production before King’s refurbishment

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Featuring hits Sunshine on Leith, I’m On My Way, Letter from America and I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles), 'Sunshine on Leith' is both a funny and moving story about Davy and Ally, two soldiers...

Panto star running to aid King’s Theatre redevelopment fund

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Star of the King’s Panto, Jordan Young, will be running a half marathon as part of the Edinburgh Marathon Festival in May of this year. He’ll be joined by a team of Capital Theatres...

‘Helen Glassford: Encounters’ opens at The Scottish Gallery

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Wild Scottish landscapes will adorn the walls of The Scottish Gallery this April when Helen Glassford's exhibition 'Encounters' opens to the public. Her paintings mould together the sensory and visual world with the fleeting,...

‘Wonder Festival’, a festival of ‘work-in-progress’, to open at The Lyceum

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The Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh is delighted to present 'Wonder Festival', a brand new and exciting two week festival of work-in-progress that invites audiences behind the curtain of a creative process to step into...

Inaugural ‘Workshops Week’ launches this Easter

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Workshops, studios, and galleries from across Scotland will be opening their doors to the public this Easter for an exciting range of events, exhibitions and workshops for the first ever 'Workshops Week'.Taking place from...

National Library of Scotland opens ‘New Treasures’ exhibition

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Featuring objects from the extensive collection at the Library, 'Treasures of the National Library of Scotland' is a new permanent thematic display. From early printed books to video installations, maps and medieval manuscripts to...

Edinburgh celebrates 75 years as a Festival City in 2022

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After coming into being in the shadow of a worldwide cataclysm, this year is the 75th anniversary of Edinburgh's birth as a world leading festival city and our first festivals sought to use culture...

Tam O’Shanter to bring gothic Edinburgh to life with poetry, prose, comedy & music

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Premiering at Assembly Roxy in Edinburgh on Friday 15 April, 'Tam O’Shanter, Tales & Whisky' is a contemporary take on the gothic Edinburgh of Rabbie Burns, combining Scottish folklore, iconic poetry, and live music,...

Paul McGann to narrate HippFest’s closing film

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'Withnail and I' and 'Dr Who' actor, Paul McGann, made an appearance outside the Hippodrome in Bo’ness ahead of his HippFest 2022 appearance.Mr. McGann will provide live narration for the closing film of the...

2022 International Children’s Festival launches its programme

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With a live programme for schools, families and industry professionals, the Edinburgh International Children’s Festival launched today (17th match). The Festival will run over two full weekends, giving families more opportunities to watch shows.The...

Capital Theatres announce a new corporate partnership with Stewart Brewing

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A new corporate partnership with Stewart Brewing, a craft brewery based right here in Edinburgh, has been announced by Capital Theatres.Stewart Brewing’s values chime well with Capital Theatres’ ethos, encompassing a commitment to excellence;...

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