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Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2022

Becoming Austin Nation

AJ Clay brings us their pick of the first week of this year’s Fringe

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The Tartan Titan

Conifox Adventure Park makes history
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Edinburgh International Festival Opening Concert 2022

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Borders Festival Showcase

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Gill Merton is Entitled

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Al Capone Spaghetti

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Treasures at the National Library

A new permanent exhibit documenting Scottish arts and culture
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Van Gogh Alive – Edinburgh

“I am seeking, I am striving, I am in it with all my heart
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The People’s City

Charity anthology from Edinburgh One City Trust

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Hope and Sanctuary – Neet Neilson

What happens when a woman running an animal sanctuary meets a modern day farmer?

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Brockenspectre – Caroline Moir

Brocken spectre: the magnified and detached shadow of an observer; typically on a mountain.

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Wilf

Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

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Feeling Good, Inside and Out

“What are your barriers to exercising,” asks Roxanna Hutchison-Kane, an Edinburgh-based, women-only personal trainer.

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Celestial Body

New season of A Play, A Pie and A Pint at The Traverse

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The Darlings

A Provocative Evening of Drag from Vancouver

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Prison Game

‘I never looked for crime – crime looked for me and found me.’

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Shamanic Live

A unique fusion of music and painting

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Slings and Arrows

Raised Voices Drama Group

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The Scottish Falsetto Socks

Eurovision Sock Contest

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Intambo

Drums and Dance at Greenside Greenscreen

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Lonely House

A night of Kurt Weill songs:

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Chic Murray: A Funny Place to put a Window

Another popular revival from the Traverse in the series “A Play a Pie and a Pint”.

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Destroying Demons

Songs For Cello And Carnatic Violin

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Pashyanti

On Guitar: Simon Thacker

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FRINGE OF COLOUR

WEEK 1: Muttererde

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Elsa McTaggart: When The World Stood Still

TheSpace Garden Theatre

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A Play, A Pie and A Pint: Aye, Elvis

On the roof of a car park near you…(MultiStorey at Castle Terrace)

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Fringe on Demand

Through Bush, Through Briar

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El Greco of Hornsey

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Planet Of The Grapes

‘Some grapes, it seems, are more equal than others.’

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A Grand Night for Singing

Musicals Mania….

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Live Performance is Back!

Audiences are Back. We’ve all missed us

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New Scottish Writing

Local writers on top form this March

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Fiction Five

Bonus Day – Recipes for Life

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Fiction Five

Day 5 – Moments of Reflection

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Fiction Five

Day 4 – Happy Christmas, Everyone

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Fiction Five

Day 3 – Some Humour for Christmas Eve

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Fiction Five

Day 2 of Lothian’s Life’s fiction showcase.

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Fiction Five

New writing from local authors

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Royal Lyceum Theatre Online

The Lyceum’s Christmas Tales

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Edinburgh Food Delivery

Grocery Shopping in a Pandemic

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Drive-Thru Santa?

Conifox Adventure Park’s Christmas Experience

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Words With Vicky Allan and Anna Deacon…

For The Love of Trees

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