Sunset Song

A poignant, unflinching, and remarkable adaptation of Grassic Gibbon’s classic novel

21 April 2024

The Abduction from the Seraglio: Elena Xanthoudakis

With Opera North offering a season of inventive takes on traditional opera, our own Jennifer McGregor (Opera queen) decided to interview the feisty Elena Xanthoudakis who is currently performing in The Abduction, to find out what inspired this talented, award winning young woman to commit the world of opera.

10 June 2009

Cosi Fan Tutte

Scottish Opera and the Glasgow Royal bring us one of the more 'kinky' operas that focuses on the dirty world of infidelity.

28 May 2009


The Festival Theatre finally delivers the answer to those annoying posters that have been covering its glass walls...neds Vs goths?

28 May 2009

His Dark Materials

These fantastic Phillip Pullman stories are bought to the Festival's stage by a melange of puppetry and visual stimulation in two parts.

23 May 2009

West Side Story comes to Edinburgh

Before you go and sing along about America, Jenni Gould gives us some more serious things to think politics and stuff...

25 April 2009


The last in the season at the Lyceum promises to go out with a bang...or does it?

21 April 2009

Be Near Me

Andrew O'Hagan's tale of a confused priest comes to the Traverse with a new adaptation from Ian McDiarmid (who also takes it upon himself to star in the thing)...

16 April 2009


The Traverse and Vanishing Point bring us a spectacular visual treat that Ross Kinghorn has the pleasure of enjoying.

10 April 2009