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Muriel Spark: Creme de la Creme

Muriel Spark: Creme de la Creme

★★★★☆   Literary:

On the eve of the centenary of Muriel Spark’s birth, the Usher hall was packed for Muriel Spark: Creme de la Creme, an evening of readings, reminiscences and a performed reading of the Edinburgh-born author’s only play.

February 1, 2018 | By | 1 Reply More
A Christmas Wish 2017

A Christmas Wish 2017

★★★★☆ Christmas Cheer:

The MGA Academy gets right into the Christmas spirit with a selection of the best festive songs in A Christmas Wish at the Usher Hall.

December 19, 2017 | By | Reply More
Solidarity with #Paris

Solidarity with #Paris

Theatres light up Blue, White and Red
Edinburgh venues the Usher Hall and the Playhouse were lit up in the colours of the French tricolour on Saturday night.

November 15, 2015 | By | Reply More
EIF, Fringe Open

EIF, Fringe Open

Lothian Road blocked for EIF opener:
Almost 20,000 people witnessed the opening event of this year’s Edinburgh International Festival when The Harmonium Project lit up the outside of the Usher Hall.

August 8, 2015 | By | Reply More
A Christmas Wish 2014

A Christmas Wish 2014

✭✭✭✭✩ Tinsel and tonsils:
Aren’t stage school kids supposed to be annoying? Not the students of Edinburgh’s MGA Academy of Performing Arts, who decked the Usher Hall with A Christmas Wish, raising spirits as they raised funds for Barnardo’s Scotland.

December 14, 2014 | By | Reply More
Review – A Christmas Wish

Review – A Christmas Wish

The student body of MGA Academy of Performing Arts wowed a packed Usher Hall in Edinburgh on Saturday night with A Christmas Wish. Martin Gray was lucky enough to be there.

December 16, 2012 | By | 4 Replies More
Æ Blog – Quinn’s Pics Peek Behind EIF Scenes

Æ Blog – Quinn’s Pics Peek Behind EIF Scenes

Looking behind the scenes of EIF 2010 with Claudine Quinn’s photographic exhibition at The Hub 2010 24/7 A Festival in photographs By Thom Dibdin A festival is an ephemeral thing, as EIF Artistic Director Jonathan Mills commented at the opening of this fascinating exhibition up at the EIF’s HQ: The Hub. That is, of course, […]

February 11, 2011 | By | 2 Replies More