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Moved To Tears....Our Olivia On 'Cell' At The Edinburgh Fringe

‘Okay, so I can’t stop crying.’ The woman behind me says as she begins to search in her handbag for a tissue. I grab my coat and walk briskly out of the theatre, my face wet from tears. 559 more words

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cycling from summer to autumn

I have a class in Linlithgow on the last Sunday of the month, and last weekend I cycled home from it. My plans for the 22 mile ride along the Union Canal towpath this summer had been stymied first – often – by weather, and then by engineering works which meant that I couldn’t get the bike to the start point by train. 725 more words


"born of love, not hatred”: Anne Carson’s Antigone

Yes, I did go to see Antigone at the Edinburgh Festival because Juliette Binoche was in the title role (I loved her work with Kieslowski, though unfortunately this time, images from… 469 more words



During my final years of uni and the first few tentative summers after, I spent my Augusts in Edinburgh. Every year it seems half of London relocates to the Scottish capital for the month to be part of the world’s largest arts festival. 386 more words


The business model for the creative industries is broken | Money | The Guardian

Welcome to Edinburgh, site of the perfect capitalist model: where the owners of assets such as hotels skim off large profits, while the people who make those profits possible walk away penniless… 115 more words