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There is always something happening at the Centre. We have storytelling, theatre, music, art exhibitions, kids events, free events, craft fairs, workshops and festival events to showcase the best of Scottish culture. Network Members Note: please choose the Network Members concession. Discount is no longer automatically applied.

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DALE vN MARSHALL: I AM NOT A CHILD

Thu 4 Aug – Sat 3 Sep
Price: £0.00

Hot new urban artist Dale vN Marshall collaborated with local youngsters who have experienced challenging circumstances, using their words and experiences to create this...

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CELESTE'S CIRCUS

Thu 4 – Sun 28 Aug (not 10, 17, 18, 22-25)
Price: £8.00

Celeste warmly invites wee ones to join her circus trip. See the high-wire hippo, the peek-a-boo cat and a lovable seal performing for paper fish. A real joy to watch with a...

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ANATOMY OF THE PIANO (FOR BEGINNERS) - WILL PICKVANCE

Thu 4 - Sun 28 Aug (not 17, 22-24)
Price: £9.00

Will asks Father Christmas for a spaceship – he gets a piano! An adventure into the world of piano – where they come from, how they evolved and why they make a pretty cool...

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THE MOIRA MONOLOGUES BY ALAN BISSETT

Sat 20 – Mon 29 Aug
Price: £12.00

Moira Bell – single mum, cleaner, hardest woman in Falkirk, and the alter ego of writer/performer Alan Bissett – is back at the Fringe for a limited run after six years’ absence...

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ROBERT BURNS: ROUGH CUT

Thu 4 – Sun 28 Aug (not 15, 22)
Price: £9.00

Meet the real edgy Bard. In crisis and contradiction but at full creative stretch. Rough Cut brings you Burns in the raw for the 21st century. Based on Donald Smith's...

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LEAF BY NIGGLE

Thu 4 - Sun 28 Aug (not 10, 15, 22, 23)
Price: £10.00

In 1939, JRR Tolkien was despairing of ever bringing his great work The Lord of the Rings to a conclusion. One morning he woke up with the tale of Niggle, a struggling artist on...

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O IS FOR HOOLET

Fri 12 – Mon 29 Aug (not 15, 22)
Price: £10.00

Language is personal. Nothing gets closer to our hearts. Who owns it? Who governs it? And why? In this one-woman show about the Scots language, Ishbel McFarlane presents...

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CRADLE KING

Fri 12 – Sun 28 Aug (not 15, 22)
Price: £10.00

An intimate audience with Shakespeare’s patron, King James. Brainy, dream-haunted, theatre crazy, peace-loving, he’s the real-life Hamlet. But whose ghost might get him first?...

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GUID CRACK: TRAVELLING TALES

Fri 26 Aug

Janis Mackay shares stories where journeys feature in different ways. Come along and bring your own travel tales, personal or traditional. Edinburgh's monthly storytelling night...

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LOUD POETS

Fri 5 – Mon 29 Aug (not 15, 22)
Price: £10.00

This is slam style, make some noise, fist-thumping, pint-drinking, side-tickling, heart-wrenching poetry. This is poetry for the masses. This is the spoken word revolution....

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CAMPBELL'S CEILIDH

Tue 6 Sep
Price: £8.00

Campbell's Ceilidh is a 21st century old style shindig and there's no knowing what might happen! Mairi Campbell's easy and fun approach will facilitate harmony singing for...

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EDINBAL DANCE WORKSHOPS: A DANCE TOUR OF EUROPE

Wed 7 & 28 Sep
Price: £5.00

From social and energetic dances from Brittany or joyful group dances from the Basque country, to warm, exuberant Southern Italian dances or smooth couple dances from France,...

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CAFÉ VOICES: TALES OF WORTH & TREASURE

Thu 8 Sep
Price: £5.00

An evening of stories about precious things and intrinsic value with Claire Druett. The Centre's monthly storytelling session, with an open-floor section for storytellers to...

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EXHIBITION: WOOL AGAINST WEAPONS - 100 YEARS OF WOMEN CAMPAIGNING...

Fri 9 Sep - Sat 1 Oct

An exhibition highlighting the work of women campaigning for peace, starting with those who tried to bring harmony in WW1 – including Edinburgh's Chrystal Macmillan – and ending...

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TRADITIONS IN PLACE: THE PEOPLE'S PARISH

Sat 10 Sep
Price: £18.00

The Statistical Accounts of Scotland were a parish-by-parish snapshot of life in Scotland, recorded by ministers and other prominent people between 1790 and 1970. This new TRACS...

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THE STORY KIST: INCLUSIVE STORYTELLING

Sat 10 Sep
Price: £5.00

Multi-sensory adventures with storytellers Ailie Finlay and Marie Louise Cochrane. Stories, games, songs and intriguing props to squish and rattle. Lots of fun for everyone, but...

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TINY TALES: SWEET DREAMS

Tue 13 Sep
Price: £5.00

Come snuggle in as storyteller Claire Hewitt shares a cradle of dreamy stories and lullabies. With some apples, pears and sleepy bears, we'll sing and dance away all our cares....

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A CALENDAR OF MEMORIES

Tue 13 Sep
Price: £0.00

A relaxed session of tales, songs, laughter and reminiscence in the relaxed setting of the Storytelling Court. Hosted by Life Stories, who specialise in sharing stories with...

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SCIENCE IN THE SPOTLIGHT SCRATCH NIGHT

Wed 14 Sep
Price: £0.00

Join Edinburgh International Science Festival for their first ever science theatre scratch night! This unique event is part of Science in the Spotlight, a project launched by...

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PLAYING FOR DANCE

Sat 17 Sep
Price: £15.00

What do you need to get people dancing to your music? This workshop, led by fiddler Iain Fraser, explores in detail the demands of playing for dancing: rhythm, timing, tempo.The...

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THE RISE AND INEVITABLE FALL OF LUCAS PETIT

Mon 19 & Tue 20 Sep
Price: £12.00

Sleeping Warrior Theatre Company and Macrobert Arts Centre in association with Showroom.There’s only one remarkable thing about Lucas Petit, and that is how unremarkable he is....

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CAFÉ CEILIDH: CHANGING SEASONS

Tue 20 Sep
Price: £0.00

Join friends from the Scots Music Group for an afternoon session of traditional songs, music, poems and stories celebrating the end of summer and start of autumn. Held in the...

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THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO EVERYTHING (LIVE PODCAST)

Wed 21 Sep
Price: £14.00

Tim Daniels and Tom Reynolds are the Brooklyn-based comedians who host this weekly podcast with over 8 million downloads. Featured in The New York Times, The Independent, Metro...

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CHRYSTAL AND THE GENERAL

Wed 21 Sep
Price: £10.00

Jo Clifford, Suzanne Dance and Clunie Mackenzie perform the story of two prominent women in the struggle for women's rights to vote. Flora Drummond was an activist prepared to...

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DOORS OPEN DAY: JOHN KNOX HOUSE

Sat 24 & Sun 25 Sep
Price: £0.00

Dating back to 1470, John Knox House is one of Scotland's greatest cultural treasures and is associated with the most dramatic events in Scotland's turbulent history. Located in...

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NIC GAREISS PERCUSSIVE DANCE

Sat 24 & Sun 25 Sep (SOLD OUT)

Glasgow Step Dance group Kelvingrove Dancers and the Traditional Dance Forum of Scotland invites Nic Gareiss for two special workshops: Appalachian Flat-Footing on Sat 24 Sep,...

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WOOL AGAINST WEAPONS!

Sat 24 Sep
Price: £0.00

Join members of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom for an afternoon of songs, stories, activism and knitting!

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GUID CRACK: TALES FROM THE OCEAN DEEP

Fri 30 Sep

Join Argyll based storyteller Patsy Dyer for an evening of international tales from mysterious water worlds and the secrets within them. Edinburgh's monthly storytelling night,...

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KAT HEALY

Fri 30 Sep
Price: £10.00

With special guest, Little Fire (Jamie McGeechan)Scottish singer-songwriter Kat Healy performs an intimate acoustic set of new material with her band, in support of her latest...

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BRINGING THE SONG ALIVE

Sat 1 Oct
Price: £24.00

Incorporate movement and drama into singing and performance in this practical workshop for song leaders and singers. Share techniques, stimulate discussion and...

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FLYING WITH SWANS

Sat 1 Oct
Price: £8.00

When three old friends reunite after many years, a ferry trip to see Arran's migrating swans turns out to be the trip of a lifetime. This poignant, often hilarious play by Jack...

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MEN WITH COCONUTS & FRIENDS

Sat 1 Oct & 5 Nov
Price: £8.00

The award-winning musical improv comedy troupe are joined by new & established improvisers & sketch comedians for off-the-cuff scenes & original sketch comedy.'One...

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CAMPBELL'S CEILIDH

Tue 4 Oct, 1 Nov & 6 Dec
Price: £8.00

Inspired sessions of story, song, music & dance bring the true spirit of a Scottish ceilidh, led by Mairi Campbell with occasional special guests. A different experience...

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EXHIBITION: DARIO FO: DANCING WITH COLOURS, WHIPPING WITH WORDS

Thu 4 - Sun 30 Oct
Price: £0.00

Nobel Laureate Dario Fo is arguably the most widely performed living playwright in world theatre. His work as a visual artist is less well known outside Italy and has never...

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CAFÉ VOICES: TALES OF WATER & WAVES

Thu 6 Oct
Price: £5.00

"Water gives life to ten thousand things and does not strive" Tao Te Ching (Lao Tzu)From ancient wetlands to rolling seas, water connects us to one another wherever we are. As...

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WORKING CREATIVELY WITH SMALL GROUPS 1: TALKING, LISTENING & STORYING

Fri 7 Oct
Price: £18.00

What are the skills involved in facilitating small groups? How can creativity and wellbeing support each other? This is the first in a series exploring core participative skills...

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BRINGING THE STORY ALIVE

Sat 8 Oct
Price: £24.00

Explore the performance aspect of live storytelling. How do traditional ways of storytelling interact with drama? What are the performance skills available and how can audience...

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CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOP FOR CHILDREN

Sat 8 Oct
Price: £16.00

If you enjoy writing stories, or would like to enjoy it more, come along to an afternoon workshop held in the Storytelling Centre with prize-winning author Janis Mackay (Magnus...

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FRANCIS THE HOLY JESTER

Sat 8 Oct
Price: £10.00

Performed by Mario PirovanoDario Fo's monologue is performed in English by his close friend and leading interpreter of his work. Mario Pirovano plays cardinals, soldiers,...

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REAL TALK

Mon 10 Oct
Price: £5.00

An evening of storytelling, connection & honesty, creating a safe space to speak about one of our most beautiful assets, our minds! Attendees are offered an opportunity to...

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EDINBAL DANCE WORKSHOPS: A DANCE TOUR OF EUROPE

Wed 12 & 19 Oct, Wed 2, 16 & 23 Nov, Wed 7 & 21 Dec
Price: £5.00

From social & energetic dances from Brittany or joyful group dances from the Basque country, to warm, exuberant Southern Italian dances or smooth couple dances from France,...

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SHE WINS ALL THE RACES: A TRAGICOMEDY WITH BISCUITS…

Thu 13 Oct
Price: £10.00

A dynamic, heartening one-woman show about growing up with the certainty of loss, with quirky, physical storytelling & a little bit of Abba! Based on the performer's...

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PLACING THE TALE: GUIDING & STORYTELLING

Fri 14 Oct
Price: £8.00

Join an afternoon of creative networking and resource sharing amongst tour guides and storytellers. Learn how tourism and local culture are natural partners and...

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STORIES ON THE WAY

Fri 14 Oct
Price: £8.00

An evening of stories from our apprentice storytellers, each sharing stories around the theme of Dreams, ahead of the Scottish International Storytelling Festival. Scotland has...

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STARTING WITH STORIES 1

Sat 15 Oct
Price: £24.00

A hands-on, practical introduction to live storytelling and associated skills. Storyteller and educator Kate Walker leads this participatory session for anyone curious...

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CHEERING UP THE KING

Sat 15 Oct
Price: £5.00

The King is feeling down & it’s up to the audience to cheer him up! Suit and Pace present this interactive storytelling session for children aged 5-8. A fun piece from an...

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THE BOX / THINKING IN THE FIRST PERSON

Sat 15 Oct
Price: £5.00

A double bill of dance from Julia James-Griffiths & Emma Jayne Park. The Box explores the impact depression can have & how society responds. Thinking in the First Person...

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SPELLCHASERS RIDDLING WORKSHOP WITH LARI DON

Mon 17 Oct
Price: £5.00

Lari Don loves telling stories about riddles, writing adventures containing riddles & bamboozling audiences with riddles! Join Lari to hear a riddle tale, learn to create...

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SMHAFF WRITING AWARDS

Mon 17 Oct
Price: £0.00

Join us to honour the very best submissions from SMHAFF's annual writing competition, held in partnership with Bipolar Scotland. Expect to be moved by inspiring, beautiful...

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TINY TALES: APPLE PIES & TWINKLY EYES

Tue 18 Oct
Price: £5.00

Join Mrs Mash the Storytelling Cook for songs, stories & joining-in fun for wee ones, with a rather delicious apple flavour & some woolly mice too!! Please book in...

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KIST O' MEMORIES

Tue 18 Oct
Price: £3.00

A storytelling & craft workshop for older people, their carers & family members. Join the Life Stories group for an inspiring afternoon of stories, fun & creativity....

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WHERE THE CROW FLIES

Tue 18 & Wed 19 Oct
Price: £10.00

Ostracised by the community she lives in, Carrie feels isolated. Her husband is in prison for a crime he says he didn't commit. Can she prove his innocence? All this seems...

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GIFTING EVERY CHILD: LOCAL SONGS (DUNDEE)

Fri 28 Oct
Price: £0.00

Gifting Every Child is a free online resource that aims to provide every child in Scotland with a core repertoire of traditional songs, tunes, stories & dances. TRACS...

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GUID CRACK: HALLOWE'EN

Fri 28 Oct
Price: £0.00

Expect scares & frightful tales, but lots of humour too, with guest storyteller Mara Menzies. Edinburgh's renowned storytelling club holds it's open Friday night session for...

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STORYTELLING FESTIVAL PASS

Fri 21 - Mon 31 Oct
Price: £20.00

Become a supporter of the Scottish International Storytelling Festival 2016!There is no greater pleasure than the power of traditional storytelling taking listeners on a journey...

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NAKOM

Thu 3 Nov
Price: £5.00

Kelly Daniela Norris, Travis Pittman | Ghana/USA 2016 Kusaal with English subtitlesFollow the story of Iddrisu, a Ghanaian medical student forced to return to his rural home...

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HAMISH HENDERSON & THE STORYTELLING TRADITION: EXHIBITION

Mon 7 – Sat 26 Nov
Price: £0.00

An exhibition of work by the artist & illustrator Charles Nasmyth, which includes a large portrait of the poet & folklorist Hamish Henderson, who is celebrated each year...

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THE APPIN MURDER & OTHER CRIMES

Thu 10 Nov
Price: £0.00

Readings by members and friends of the Robert Louis Stevenson Club, focussing on the central crime in Kidnapped & Stevenson's handling of crime in Jekyll & Hyde, his...

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YOU'RE WANTED, LADS: FRONTLINE VOICES FROM WW1

Thu 10 Nov
Price: £10.00

The impact & experience of the war to end wars, from those who were there. Hear from the testimonies of ordinary soldiers from Perthshire and Aberdeenshire, collected over...

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THEY SENT A WUMMAN: NANCY NICOLSON AT 75

Thu 10 Nov
Price: £10.00

A celebration of Nancy Nicolson, the "cultural crofter" from Caithness. Renowned for her quirky & poignant songwriting & storytelling skills, Nancy was once described as...

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LIFT YOUR VOICE: EXPLORE THE SCOTS SONG TRADITION 1

Fri 11 Nov
Price: £15.00

Bring a song of your own and gain confidence for singing sessions or ceilidhs. Learn how to choose the best song for you and explore phrasing and style with...

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SHARE THIS DANCE! TRADITIONAL DANCE DEVELOPMENT DAY

Sat 12 Nov
Price: £12.00

The annual occasion for the traditional dance community to meet, share, learn & support each other. This year, dancers, teachers & callers will share lesser-known dances...

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DARE TO PERFORM: WRITING FOR PERFORMANCE

Sat 12 Nov
Price: £10.00

Join performance poet Jenny Lindsay for a creative writing workshop which will explore ways to use personal stories to create imaginative literature for a live audience. This...

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KIDNAPPED: WHEN KILTS WERE BANNED

Sat 12 Nov
Price: £8.00

This timeless tale by Robert Louis Stevenson follows young Davie Balfour who, after the death of his parents, leaves home for the first time, only to be double crossed by his...

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A ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON FELLOWS SHOWCASE

Sat 12 Nov
Price: £6.00

A night of live literature, poetry & spoken word to celebrate the RLS Fellowships. Featuring performances & readings from a selection of the Fellowship awardees; expect...

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FROM THURSO TO BERWICK: A CELEBRATION OF MORRIS BLYTHMAN

Mon 14 Nov
Price: £10.00

A Rebel Ceilidh Come All Ye celebrating the songs & poetry of Morris Blythman (Thurso Berwick), the "Magic Marxist" of the Scottish Folk Revival. Songs Republican &...

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TINY TALES: BOUNCE & TICKLE

Tue 15 Nov
Price: £5.00

Join in the fun as storyteller Eric Brennan presents action rhymes, songs & stories to get you wriggling & giggling. Please book in advance.A booking fee of £1 is...

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A CALENDAR OF MEMORIES

Tue 15 Nov & Tue 13 Dec
Price: £0.00

A relaxed session of stories, songs, laughter & reminiscence in the Storytelling Court. Hosted by the Life Stories group, who specialise in sharing stories with older people...

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CRADLE KING/ON STAGE

Wed 16 – Fri 18 Nov
Price: £10.00

An intimate audience with Shakespeare's patron, King James. Brainy, dream-haunted, theatre crazy, peace loving… he's the real-life inspiration for Hamlet & Macbeth, but...

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CAFÉ VOICES: GAELIC IN EDINBURGH

Thu 17 Nov
Price: £5.00

Join us during Edinburgh Gaelic Week for a bilingual celebration of stories and songs, hosted by Martin MacIntyre. For fluent speakers and those who know nothing about...

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LIFT YOUR VOICE: EXPLORE THE SCOTS SONG TRADITION 2

Fri 18 Nov
Price: £15.00

This follow-up workshop is a chance to share your songs & learn more about creative voices from the tradition. This participative session takes you a step further in...

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SELF-TRANSFORMATIONS: WRITING FAITH JOURNEYS IN VERSE

Fri 18 Nov
Price: £0.00

Have you taken steps in faith that may have felt difficult to put in words? Write a poem describing your transformation in a workshop led by an experienced poet. People of all...

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FROM HERITAGE TO CREATIVITY WITH SCOTLAND'S URBAN PAST

Sat 19 Nov
Price: £5.00

Inspiration for all, open to all. Learn how community groups working on the story of their places have dreamt up imaginative, creative outcomes - making a greater impact - and...

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SOUTHERN TENANT FOLK UNION - ALBUM LAUNCH CONCERT

Wed 23 Nov
Price: £12.00

The highly acclaimed folk/bluegrass band launches their seventh album with this special hometown concert. They've appeared on BBC TV's Andrew Marr Show plus been praised in The...

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GUID CRACK: NAKED STORIES

Fri 25 Nov
Price: £0.00

No, we don't want anyone to leave their clothes at home! But this month we are doing something different & giving the traditional tales a night off. We want you to bring a...

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MEN WITH COCONUTS & FRIENDS

Fri 25 Nov
Price: £8.00

The award-winning musical improv comedy troupe are joined by new and established improvisers and sketch comedians as they present new spins on well-known stories and characters...

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FOLK DRAMA: PLAY IN A DAY

Sat 26 Nov & Fri 30 Nov
Price: £5.00

A series of community-led plays, based around traditional folk drama, featuring the all-star Netherbow Mummers. Celebrate inclusive folk traditions by creating and performing a...

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FAMILY CEILIDH

Sat 26 Nov & Fri 30 Nov
Price: £5.00

Come with family and friends to dance well-known Scottish dances and sing well-known songs. All the dances will be called and there will be easier circles for the...

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TRAD TALK EXTRA: MUSIC

Sun 27 Nov
Price: £30.00

This year's Trad Talk Extra is very much practically focused. With the digital world constantly changing, we’ll look at the latest developments and how to use them best, from...

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CAFÉ CEILIDH: ST. ANDREW'S DAY CELEBRATION

Tue 29 Nov
Price: £0.00

Join friends from the Scots Music Group for an afternoon session of traditional songs, music, poems & stories celebrating Scotland's patron saint. Held in the relaxed...

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EXHIBITION: 100 SMALL WORKS 2016: SCOTTISH STORIES

Wed 30 Nov – Sat 7 Jan
Price: £0.00

Space Artworks was set up in 2012 to provide a diverse & creative arts space & to support artists in Scotland living with a disability or long term illness. Scottish...

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BEMIS & TRACS: ST ANDREWS DAY OPEN CONFERENCE

Wed 30 Nov
Price: £0.00

Enhanced by Diversity - Connected by HumanityScotland's history and heritage belongs to all of Scotland's people. Ahead of 2017’s Year of History, Heritage &...

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LIGHT IN THE DARK

Wed 30 Nov
Price: £8.00

Stories, music and dance celebrating Scotland's multi-culturalism. As the winter nights draw in, we capture moments of light and beauty in the songs and stories that exist...

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THE SECRET LIFE OF SUITCASES

Thu 1 – Sat 3 Dec
Price: £8.00

Larry works in an office & he likes it very much. He likes sorting & tidying & generally putting things in order. Everything in its place, a place for everything....

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WORKING CREATIVELY WITH SMALL GROUPS 2: PROMPTS TO MEMORY

Fri 2 Dec
Price: £18.00

What are the skills involved in facilitating small groups? How can creativity and wellbeing support each other? This is the second in a series exploring core participative...

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SÉ BALÉ

Fri 2 Dec
Price: £6.00

From VOXedinburghSé Balé is the powerful telling of four women's stories in different mediums. The evening will support the work of Scottish charity Saheliya, a mental health...

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TELL ME A STORY FOR CHRISTMAS

Sat 3 Dec
Price: £10.00

Inspired by Duncan Williamson's renowned repertoire of Christmas and midwinter tales, Linda Williamson introduces the best stories for all ages, to encourage families and...

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SING A SONG FOR CHRISTMAS

Sat 3 Dec
Price: £10.00

Inspired by the wonderful repertoire of Christmas and midwinter songs, Ali Burns offers an afternoon of preparation and encouragement for anyone leading or supporting...

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ART OF THE STORYTELLER

Fri 9 Dec
Price: £12.00

What are the skills, experiences & inspirations that drive contemporary storytelling? Ruth Kirkpatrick and Ron Fairweather open a discussion on the arts of oral storytelling...

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THE DARK HAND OVER ONION STREET

Fri 9 & Sat 10 Dec
Price: £8.50

by Sam SiggsMalevolent forces have a hold over the young inhabitants of Onion Street. Will Christmas ever be the same again?Performed by the Strange Town Friday 11-14s youth...

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ART OF THE STORYTELLER

Fri 9 Dec
Price: £8.00

The series continues with Ruth Kirkpatrick and Ron Fairweather sharing an evening of their favourite stories. Drawing on their experiences and inspirations from storytelling...

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BABES IN THE WOOD

Fri 9 & Sat 10 Dec
Price: £8.50

by Duncan KiddIf you go down to the woods today, you’re sure to find… no-good robbers, star-crossed lovers, a tone-deaf girl band, mischievous fairies & a misplaced cow...

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THE STORY KIST: INCLUSIVE STORYTELLING

Sat 10 Dec
Price: £5.00

Whatever the weather outside, we're going to make our very own wee snowstorm at the Storytelling Centre! Come along for some icy stories, cosy tales and multisensory Christmas...

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THE FROG PRINCE

Sat 10 & Sun 11 Dec
Price: £8.50

by Tim PrimroseThe Prince has been transmogrified into a frog! Everyone knows how to turn a frog into a prince, right? But who'd kiss a frog? Yuck!Performed by the Strange Town...

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TINY TALES: WINTER TAILS

Tue 13 Dec
Price: £5.00

Join the festive fun with Anne Pitcher's winter stories for wee ones. Meet all sorts of creatures big & small along with her many puppets, props & songs. All rounded off...

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CAFÉ VOICES: MIDWINTER TALES

Thu 15 Dec
Price: £5.00

Join storytellers from the Centre’s apprenticeship programme for stories, songs and poems to warm the heart on a cold winter’s night. The Centre's monthly storytelling session,...

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STEP INTO CHRISTMAS

Fri 16 & Sat 17 Dec
Price: £6.00

Join Step It Up Dance for creative Christmas storytelling & dance fun! You & your dancing tot will take the lead as the main character of our story, heading off on an...

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PUPPET SHOW & STORYMAKING WITH LE PETIT MONDE

Sat 17 Dec
Price: £6.00

Join Lapin and his French speaking puppet friends in their Christmas adventure! The show will be followed by a bilingual storymaking session where children and grown-ups can...

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STORIES ROUND THE TREE

Fri 23 & Sat 24 Dec
Price: £5.00

Join storyteller and puppeteer Sylvia Troon for a magical Christmas afternoon of wintry tales, all gathered round the Centre's Christmas tree.If you are a Storytelling Centre...

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GUID CRACK: THE DAFT DAYS

Fri 30 Dec
Price: £0.00

'Let mirth abound, let social cheer, invest the dawning of the year...' (Robert Fergusson, 1772)Party pieces wanted! Songs, jokes, monologues, cutlery balancing, hand shadows......

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