Category: Edinburgh Event

This Is It! Literary Cabaret 2017 @LitScotland #Edinburgh #Event

This is it! Scotland’s literary talent in the spotlight at cabaret event Best-selling author Louise Welsh and award-winning poet William Letford are set to headline an inaugural literary cabaret taking place this month, which shines a light on the nation’s literary scene in 2017. The fast-paced, 90-minute show – called This Is It! –  will

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FOODIES FESTIVAL ~ Edinburgh ~ EICC on 24, 25 & 26 November #Whatson #Edinburgh #Giveaway

Foodies Festival is bringing the Christmas spirit back to the EICC in Edinburgh on 24-26th November, decking the halls with a 3-day festive feast. Take home recipes and top tips this Christmas from Scotland’s finest culinary talent, with MasterChef winners and top local chefs including Jerome Henry of Le Roi Fou, Scott Smith of Norn,

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An Officer And A Gentleman @edinplayhouse 2nd – 7th July 2018 #BookToday @ATGTICKETS

World premiere of An Officer and a Gentleman – The Musical announced ·         Directed by Nikolai Foster ·         Coming to the Edinburgh Playhouse in July 2018  Jamie Wilson and Curve are delighted to announce the World Premiere of An Officer and a Gentleman – The Musical which will open at Curve, Leicester on 6th April 2018 before playing

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Edinburgh Int MagicFest ~ Return of MagicFest Christmas ~ New Location @traversetheatre @magicfest #Edinburgh

  Edinburgh International Magic Festival   Christmas Special: The Secret Gift   Traverse Theatre, 27th – 30th Dec 2017     Edinburgh International Magic Festival Announces the Return of MagicFest Christmas and a Move to Traverse Theatre After a successful launch of their festive edition last year, MagicFest Christmas are delighted to return with ‘The Secret Gift’ Christmas

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Grease The Musical @greasemusical @edinplayhouse 11/09 -16/09 #Review

Grease  The Musical Edinburgh Playhouse Earlier this week we attended the opening night of Grease The Musical at The Playhouse in Edinburgh.  Three youthful stars, Tom Parker from The Wanted as Danny, Danielle Hope who made her professional debut as Dorothy in The Wizard of OZ as Sandy and Louisa Lytton of Eastenders fame as

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Great Expectations @Quantum_Theatre @TheBrunton @N_T_S #Review

On a sunny evening in Inveresk Lodge Gardens, Musselburgh, the audience was settling into their fold down seats and munching on their well thought out picnics.  We were all there to see the Quantum Theatre’s outdoor performance of Great Expectations. The whole production is performed by a cast of four very talented actors. Hannah Allen, Will Gillham,

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Greatest Hits ~ @laura_jbarnett @IAMKP @edbookfest @kathwilliamsuk @wnbooks #EventReview

On a dreich wet evening in the Spiegeltent at the Edinburgh International Book Festival 2017. A ray of sunshine in the form of the talented and effervescent Laura Barnett was present alongside the chair of the evening, award winning singer songwriter Karine Polwart. An event to discuss Laura’s newest book The Greatest Hits.  Which takes us

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Alexander McCall Smith ~ @edbookfest @McCallSmith @BirlinnBooks

A very popular event today was Mr Alexander McCall Smith, chaired by David Robinson. A packed audience promptly entered the Baillie Gifford Main Theatre for an hour of book talk, laughter and an unexpected mystery guest. Mr McCall Smith is extremely funny with such an infectious laugh. It was intriguing to hear about his many books

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Peter May @edbookfest 2017 #Review @authorpetermay @QuercusBooks

I had a fabulous first event of the day with the talented and fascinating Peter May, chaired by Brian Taylor. Although I was 40 minutes early the queue was winding its way amongst the tents till it met itself at the other end. The anticipation and chat amongst the crowd were infectious. It was a

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The Heart’s Invisible Furies @john_boyne @DoubledayUK @edbookfest #EventReview

Day 2 at the Edinburgh International Book Festival 2017, the highlight of the day for me was the John Boyne event, chaired by Janet Ellis. Held in the Spiegeltent the event was sold out and I felt incredibly blessed to be attending. Joanne Baird from Portobello Book Blog was the first person to introduce me

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