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  • The Mardi Gras Carnival at the opening of the Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival, the Grassmarket
    The Mardi Gras Carnival, the Grassmarket © Kenny Lam
  • Musicians perform in a pub during the Edinburgh Festival
    Musicians in the Edinburgh Festival
  • A pipe band marches along Princes Street
    Pipers on Princes Street
  • An athletic dancer from the Scottish Ballet performing 'Troy Game'
    Scottish Ballet
  • The Playhouse Theatre, Edinburgh
    The Playhouse Theatre

Enjoy top quality entertainment at music, dance and theatre events in Edinburgh & The Lothians, a region filled with shows at a range of exciting venues.

Take a look through the list of events and find one to fit your tastes and the timing of your trip here. Edinburgh & The Lothians offer a variety of choice from local, national and touring groups, local bands, and much, much more.

Edinburgh’s international community comes together during the Edinburgh Mela Festival to celebrate diversity with music and style. One of Europe’s largest and most important multicultural events, the Edinburgh Mela Festival offers a dazzling display of international and local talent.

Part of the Edinburgh Festivals programme and official centerpiece of Edinburgh’s summer festivals, the Edinburgh International Festival was founded in 1947 and continues to go from strength to strength each year. This magnificent festival is quite possibly the most exciting, accessible and innovative festival of the performing arts anywhere in the world. A whole host of dance, music, theatre and opera lies before you.

Described by The Scotsman as an indispensable part of the Scottish and international theatre scene, the Imaginate Festival offers the chance to see award-winning productions from across the globe. This family-friendly festival, part of the wider Edinburgh Festivals programme, aims to ensure that children of all ages can experience the delights of live theatre.

The Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival originally started out in 1978 as a host of jazz events held in pubs, but it has since grown to become the longest running jazz festival in the country.

Browse the great selection of music, dance and theatre events in Edinburgh & The Lothians and book your tickets now.

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  1. Gradings

    Musselburgh

    Works by Chopin, Tchaikovsky, Janacek and Schubert.

    Dates

    28 Aug 2015
  2. Gradings

    Edinburgh

    Faure's Requiem.

    Dates

    28 Aug 2015
  3. Gradings

    Edinburgh

    Indie-folk singer-songwriter.

    Dates

    30 Aug 2015
  4. What Goes Around Comes Around

    Type

    Theatre Event

    Gradings

    Edinburgh

    Liz Lochhead's La Ronde-style sexual comedy.

    Dates

    25 Sep 2015 to 26 Sep 2015
  5. Pale Imitation Festival

    Type

    Music Event

    Gradings

    Edinburgh

    An eight-day indie, pop and rock music event.

    Dates

    1 Aug 2015 to 29 Aug 2015
  6. Dougie MacLean

    Type

    Music Event

    Gradings

    Musselburgh

    Folk singer-songwriter.

    Dates

    11 Sep 2015
  7. Brahms' Symphony No 3

    Type

    Music Event

    Gradings

    Edinburgh

    Robin Ticciati conducts the SCO in a programme of Brahms and Berg.

    Dates

    14 Jan 2016
  8. And Then There Were None

    Type

    Theatre Event

    Gradings

    Edinburgh

    Agatha Christie Theatre Company's revival of the writer's own stage adaptation of her thriller.

    Dates

    26 Oct 2015 to 31 Oct 2015
  9. Gradings

    Edinburgh

    Works by Brahms and Berg.

    Dates

    8 Oct 2015
  10. Gradings

    Edinburgh

    Legally Blonde is the best show in town, case closed! It is about knowing who you are and showing what you've got!

    Dates

    16 Mar 2016 to 19 Mar 2016
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