Dance

India Flamenco – A Gipsy Tale

India Flamenco – A Gipsy Tale

★★★★☆  Absolutely fascinating:

Three women, three styles and three different sensualities – combined with their shared joy for dance, are the main ingredients of this stunning production.

August 26, 2019 | By | Reply More
Alba Flamenca

Alba Flamenca

★★★★☆  And clap your hands:

Alba Flamenca, in a tiny venue on East Crosscauseway, is Acapella at its finest with five artists making music together – whether it is by the voice, guitar or feet.

August 24, 2019 | By | Reply More
Heroes

Heroes

★★★☆☆ Fails to soar:

Two well established Edinburgh based companies working in physical performance, All or Nothing Aerial Dance Theatre and Room 2 Manoeuvre, bring their new family show about superheroes to this year’s Fringe.

August 23, 2019 | By | Reply More
Cinderella

Cinderella

★★★★☆ Sparkling:
Scottish Ballet’s Cinderella, back at the Festival Theatre this Christmas, is still a festive treat with huge reserves of charm and elegance.

December 9, 2018 | By | 1 Reply More
Facing the Music

Facing the Music

Dance is the way to do it:

This week there is an extravaganza of dance up at the Church Hill Theatre. Let’s Face the Music and Dance is both a celebration of all things rhythmic and a huge personal statement for its founder, Janice Bruce.

November 27, 2018 | By | Reply More
Rambert: Life is a Dream

Rambert: Life is a Dream

★★★☆☆ Woozy poetry:

Rambert’s Life is a Dream, at the Festival Theatre to Saturday, is a peculiar, poetic piece that suffers from pulling in too many directions at once.

November 23, 2018 | By | 1 Reply More
Multilingual call out

Multilingual call out

​Edinburgh Multilingual Stories​ Festival seeks input:

Theatre Sans Accents, Bilingualism Matters and the Polish Cultural Festival Association are looking for paid external input to their new Multilingual Stories​ Festival, taking place autumn 2018 at Assembly Roxy.

September 11, 2018 | By | Reply More
Strictly Playhouse Lineup

Strictly Playhouse Lineup

Cast announced for Strictly Professionals tour:

Casting has been announced for Strictly Come Dancing – The Professionals, with reigning Strictly champion Katya Jones leading the ten strong cast who will arrive at the Edinburgh Playhouse in May 2019.

September 8, 2018 | By | Reply More
Strictly Professionals for Playhouse

Strictly Professionals for Playhouse

Edinburgh date for Strictly’s professionals tour:

Strictly Come Dancing – The Professionals is to tour in May 2019, including a three performance stopover at the Edinburgh Playhouse.

February 12, 2018 | By | Reply More
Bourne’s Cinders for Fest Theatre

Bourne’s Cinders for Fest Theatre

June 2018 date for Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella:

Matthew Bourne’s Olivier award-winning ballet of Cinderella is to play Edinburgh’s Festival Theatre in June as part of a major UK tour which starts this Christmas at Sadler’s Wells in London.

December 13, 2017 | By | Reply More