Tuesday August 4, 2015

What's On in Edinburgh

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August 2015 : Results 1 - 15 of 76 : sorted by date.

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Scottish Storytelling - Why has the novel been so important in shaping Scotland’s sense of itself? Dip into the background thinkers with Fred Freeman and you will go back to Scottish fiction with fresh eyes. For full details visit... View more details - Celtic Summer School: The Scottish Novel: Enlightened Fictions
Scottish Storytelling Centre, 43-45 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1SR
Today

Scottish Storytelling - What does ’Celtic’ mean in contemporary archaeology and history. A people? A culture? A modern movement? A fiction? Get to grips with the issues and insights in this session led by Neil Hargraves. For full details... View more details - Celtic Summer School: The Celts: History and Archaeology
Scottish Storytelling Centre, 43-45 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1SR
Today

Outdoor Family Show In the Gardens Based on the well-loved Russian folktale Baba Yaga and the Girl with The Kind Heart, this delightful show for children aged 4-11 and their families has live music, singing and challenges that the audience need... View more details - Baba Yaga and the Girl with the Kind Heart
Duddingston Kirk Manse Garden Old Church Lane, Duddingston Village Edinburgh EH15 3PX
Today to Sun 16 Aug

Defeat the T-rex with Peter and real swords! Fly with the Pterodactyl! Bombard Captain Hook with dinosaur-droppings! Professional interactive theatre for kids who don’t just want to sit still and watch! Kids come onstage throughout! 2011/12... View more details - Peter Pan on Dinosaur Island - Spotlites
Spotlites, Venue 278, 22 Hanover Street, Edinburgh EH2 2EP
Today to Tue 18 Aug, Fri 21 Aug to Sun 23 Aug, Fri 28 Aug to Sun 30 Aug

Battle Sith Pirates with real lightsabres! Engage hyperdrive: navigate Sith space! Awaken the Force to blast the CyberWitch! Professional interactive theatre for kids who don’t just want to sit still and watch! Catapulted into Sith Space,... View more details - Oz and the Sith Pirates - Spotlites
Spotlites, Venue 278, 22 Hanover Street, Edinburgh EH2 2EP
Today to Tue 18 Aug, Sat 22 Aug, Sun 23 Aug, Sat 29 Aug, Sun 30 Aug

Scottish Storytelling - Follow the remarkable evolution of what has come to be seen as Scotland’s defining traditional instrument and experience a range of pipes and piping first-hand, with James MacDonald Reid. For full details visit... View more details - Celtic Summer School: The Scottish Bagpipe and its European Connections
Scottish Storytelling Centre, 43-45 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1SR
Today

Scottish Storytelling - Storyteller/performer Brooke Laing performs and delights in an interactive action-packed adventure through an enchanted forest, where a miserable witch has been up to mischief. Can we save Bottom and his fairytale friends... View more details - The Enchanted Forest Adventure
Scottish Storytelling Centre, 43-45 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1SR
Today

Garden open by appointment View more details - Scottish Open Garden: Rocheid Garden
Rocheid House, 20 Inverleith Terrace, Edinburgh EH3 5NS
Today to Fri 28 Aug

Garden open by appointment View more details - Scottish Open Garden: Hunter's Tryst
95 Oxgangs Road, Edinburgh EH10 7BA
Today to Fri 28 Aug

Garden open by appointment View more details - Scottish Open Garden: 101 Greenbank Crescent
Edinburgh EH10 5TA
Today to Thu 27 Aug

The Dark Truth Tour takes guests on a journey into the darker side of Edinburgh’s underground history. This 1 hour late night tour allows you to experience The Real Mary King’s Close in a darker light. With 20 spaces per tour this is... View more details - The Dark Truth Tour
The Real Mary King’s Close Edinburgh EH1 1PG
Today to Mon 31 Aug

Festival time brings two very interesting artists to the gallery. Marion Drummond who is a hugely respected and influencial Scottish painter, known for her figurative and still life painting and Paul Kennedy who has achieved awards such as the RGI... View more details - allery.co.ukFrestival Exhibition - Marion Drummond and Paul Kennedy
65 The Shore Edinburgh EH6 6RA
Sat 1 Aug, Today to Sat 8 Aug, Tue 11 Aug to Sat 15 Aug, Tue 18 Aug to Sat 22 Aug, Tue 25 Aug to Sat 29 Aug

Explore Scotland’s literature, traditional arts and history in a gloriously engaging week long examination of Celtic cultural inheritance and ethos. The programme includes visits to local sites connecting culture with experience of place.... View more details - Scottish Storytelling - Celtic Summer School
Scottish Storytelling Centre, 43-45 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1SR
Today to Fri 7 Aug

Texas,1969, is bursting with vibes of peace, love and rock ’n’ roll, but disgraced hell-raising rock singer Jeannie Hogan is dragged back to the oppressive small-town values of a home she thought she’doutgrown. But Jeannie has a... View more details - Girl From Nowhere
Pleasance Courtyard, 60 Pleasance, Edinburgh EH8 9TJ
Wed 5 Aug to Mon 31 Aug

At Insignia Asset Management, Lucy is in charge of the photocopier, printer, scanner, shredder and binder. She’s starting to wonder how this fits into ‘The Grand Scheme of Things’. One day Lucy rescues the abused office pot plant and her world... View more details - Garden
Pleasance Courtyard, 60 Pleasance, Edinburgh EH8 9TJ
Wed 5 Aug to Mon 31 Aug


 
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