New Events

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Muriel Spark: Crème de la Crème

Muriel Spark: Crème de la Crème

31 January 2018
Muriel Spark: Crème de la Crème - A joyful night celebrating the life and work of one of Scotland’s greatest writers to mark the centenary of her birth.
Future Scotland with Henry McLeish and Neil Findlay

Future Scotland with Henry McLeish and Neil Findlay

05 December 2017
Blackwell’s Edinburgh and Luath Press are delighted to invite you to celebrate the publications of two new books on Scotland’s uncertain political future.
Book Event: Home Game with Mel Young and Peter Barr

Book Event: Home Game with Mel Young and Peter Barr

28 November 2017
Mel Young and Peter Barr present the official story of the Homeless World Cup following the publication of their book.
Feed the Minds Carol Concert at Greyfriars Kirk

Feed the Minds Carol Concert at Greyfriars Kirk

14 December 2017
Join international development charity Feed the Minds for their Edinburgh Carol Concert on Thursday 14th December.
Plant Trees at Scotland’s First World War Centenary Wood

Plant Trees at Scotland’s First World War Centenary Wood

02 December 2017
Help plant trees at Scotland's First World War Centenary Wood on 2nd December at Dreghorn Woods, Edinburgh.
Book and a Brew in the Grassmarket

Book and a Brew in the Grassmarket

30 November 2017 - 03 December 2017
Celebrate Book Week Scotland with Greater Grassmarket’s Book and a Brew running from 30th November to 3rd December.
Christmas Quiz

Christmas Quiz

05 December 2017
Join the University of Edinburgh Quiz Society in the Teviot Underground for a fun-packed charity night full of festivity, quizzing and entertainment!
Brave  Macbeth

Brave Macbeth

18 December 2017 - 23 December 2017
Brave Macbeth returns for a limited festive run at Gilded Balloon's Basement Theatre - fresh off the back of a successful, award-winning Fringe run.
Balloonatics

Balloonatics

16 December 2017 - 30 December 2017
Scottish comedian Chris Henry’s hit kids show, Balloonatics, returns to Edinburgh after a complete sell out at this year's Edinburgh Fringe.
EDGAS H.M.S. Pinafore

EDGAS H.M.S. Pinafore

20 March 2018 - 24 March 2018
All aboard the H.M.S. Pinafore for a production from The Edinburgh Gilbert & Sullivan Society at the King's Theatre!
The Bohemians Lyric Opera Company presents Footloose

The Bohemians Lyric Opera Company presents Footloose

14 March 2018 - 17 March 2018
The Bohemians Lyric Opera Company presents Footloose the Musical, sizzling with rebellion and romance.
Hello Dolly

Hello Dolly

06 March 2018 - 10 March 2018
Southern Light Opera presents Hello Dolly, packed full of romance, dancing and some of musical theatre’s greatest songs.
The Weir

The Weir

20 February 2018 - 24 February 2018
Winner of the 1997 Olivier Award for Best New Play, Conor McPherson’s chilling, modern classic The Weir comes to the King's Theatre, Edinburgh.
Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs

Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs

01 December 2017 - 31 December 2017
Don't miss Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs at Bathgate Regal Community Theatre, a great show for all the family!
Improv Comedy:The Cutting Room/Couch/Invited Improv Double-Bill

Improv Comedy:The Cutting Room/Couch/Invited Improv Double-Bill

26 November 2017
It's Improv Comedy at Monkey Barrel on 26th November featuring The Cutting Room and an Invited Improv Double-Bill!
Professor Roger Crofts: A Taste of Iceland

Professor Roger Crofts: A Taste of Iceland

30 November 2017
Royal Scottish Geographical Society - Professor Roger Crofts delves deep into the geography, history and culture of Iceland in this talk.
Lee Ryan (Blue and Eastenders) at Infinity Nightclub

Lee Ryan (Blue and Eastenders) at Infinity Nightclub

24 November 2017
Special guest Lee Ryan from Blue and current Eastenders cast member will be joining us at Infinity Nightclub for an amazing night out!
Festive Bookbinding Workshop

Festive Bookbinding Workshop

12 December 2017
Bookbinding with Cass - Create a trio of leather or pleather bound mini journals in this special bookbinding workshop, with a festive twist!
Kevin Bridges - The Brand New Tour

Kevin Bridges - The Brand New Tour

26 September 2018 - 29 September 2018
Assemble the troops! Kevin Bridges, is back with his hotly anticipated 2018 tour: Brand New and it's coming to The Edinburgh Playhouse!
4DXtreme Challenge

4DXtreme Challenge

12 December 2017
Cineworld Edinburgh is on the search for the region’s most daring adventurers to invite them to compete in the ultimate thrill-seeking 4DX challenge.
Sing in the City Fivers at the Brunton Theatre

Sing in the City Fivers at the Brunton Theatre

26 January 2018
Kirsty Baird brought a Sing in the City choir to Musselburgh three years ago and is proud to be taking them to their local theatre, The Brunton for their next show.
West Linton Xmas Lights Market and December Market

West Linton Xmas Lights Market and December Market

30 November 2017
West Linton Market is holding an evening market to coincide with the switching-on of the local Christmas lights on Thursday November 30th.
Elvis: Young and Beautiful at Frankensteins Edinburgh

Elvis: Young and Beautiful at Frankensteins Edinburgh

11 December 2017 - 13 December 2017
Voted one of the best 10 shows to see at the fringe by the Scotsman, Oliver Harris returns as the young Elvis at Frankensteins in December.
The Edinburgh Singers: Christmas at Greyfriars

The Edinburgh Singers: Christmas at Greyfriars

09 December 2017
The Edinburgh Singers present a choral celebration of Christmas in the historic Greyfriars Kirk on Saturday 9th December.
EUSOG Presents: Oliver!

EUSOG Presents: Oliver!

28 November 2017 - 02 December 2017
EUSOG is proud to present their 2017 November show, Oliver! The Musical at Pleasance Theatre.
All Things Praise: From Sin to Salvation in the Time of Advent

All Things Praise: From Sin to Salvation in the Time of Advent

02 December 2017
Voces Inauditae is pleased to present their Christmastime concert, "All Things Praise: From Sin to Salvation in St. Vincent's Chapel, Stockbridge.
Adventures On The New Frontier

Adventures On The New Frontier

07 December 2017
Join Surf Manchu and Cow Cow Boogie at Henry's Cellar Bar for a night on the trail and leave the winter blues behind!
Open Studio - Winter Series

Open Studio - Winter Series

26 November 2017 - 03 December 2017
Drop by this exhibition to view 12 painting created by Rose Strang in response to 12 pieces of music composed by cellist Atzi Muramatsu.
Viennese Christmas by Candlelight

Viennese Christmas by Candlelight

01 December 2017 - 06 December 2017
London Concertante presents Viennese Christmas by Candlelight at St Giles Cathedral with Ben Norris - Guest Director/Violin.
Edinburgh Gay Men’s Chorus: Celebrating 10 Years of the EGMC!

Edinburgh Gay Men’s Chorus: Celebrating 10 Years of the EGMC!

02 December 2017
Join the Edinburgh Gay Men’s Chorus on 2nd December as they celebrate ten years with a tenth anniversary concert!
St Andrew Camerata Presents A Baltic Christmas

St Andrew Camerata Presents A Baltic Christmas

16 December 2017
Join St Andrew Camerata celebrating Christmas in the historic setting of the Canongate Kirk on 16th December!
Beauty and The Beast - Film with Live Orchestra

Beauty and The Beast - Film with Live Orchestra

25 March 2018
Watch Beauty and The Beast unfold on a giant screen accompanied by a huge orchestra performing the magical score.
The Waterboys

The Waterboys

29 June 2018
The Waterboys have added more dates to their 2018 spring tour and are coming to Edinburgh Playhouse on 29th June.
Thistle Christmas Fair

Thistle Christmas Fair

02 December 2017
The Thistle Foundation invite you to their very first Christmas Fair, an event full of Christmas cheer, on Saturday 2nd December.
Ultimate Bubble Tea Tasting Night (Edinburgh): Festive Edition!

Ultimate Bubble Tea Tasting Night (Edinburgh): Festive Edition!

08 December 2017
Tempo Tea Bar is getting into the festive spirit with a special bubble tea tasting night at the East Market Street shop on 8th December!
Manhunt Edinburgh - The City-Wide Murder Mystery

Manhunt Edinburgh - The City-Wide Murder Mystery

02 December 2017
Manhunt: Ever wanted to put yourself in the centre of your very own murder mystery experience? Well now's your chance!
Intro to Sample Staining (With Permanent Mounting)

Intro to Sample Staining (With Permanent Mounting)

02 December 2017
ASCUS Lab is holding an Introduction to Sample Staining (With Permanent Mounting) workshop on 2nd December.
Intro to Slide Making (Wet & Dry Mounting)

Intro to Slide Making (Wet & Dry Mounting)

25 November 2017
ASCUS Lab is holding an Introduction to Slide Making (Wet & Dry Mounting) workshop on 25th November.
Ludus Baroque & Marian Consort: Bach’s Christmas Oratorio

Ludus Baroque & Marian Consort: Bach’s Christmas Oratorio

02 December 2017
Ludus Baroque & Marian Consort perform Bach’s magnificent Christmas Oratorio in the new surrounding of Greyfriars Kirk.
Festive Felting for Children

Festive Felting for Children

09 December 2017
Introduce your child to the exciting world of felting in this workshop at Jupiter Artland on 9th December.