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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. That'll Be The Day

    Type

    Theatre Event

    Gradings

    Edinburgh

    A rock'n'roll showcase.

    Dates

    6 Jun 2015
  2. Lunchtime Concert

    Type

    Music Event

    Gradings

    Edinburgh

    A recital by Faith Builders Chorale.

    Dates

    20 Jun 2015
  3. Words, Words, Words

    Type

    Theatre Event

    Gradings

    Edinburgh

    Selected writers have of up to ten minutes each to showcase their work in progress.

    Dates

    29 May 2015
  4. Lunchtime Concert

    Type

    Music Event

    Gradings

    Edinburgh

    A performance by Valdosta State University Choir.

    Dates

    5 Jun 2015
  5. Lunchtime Concert

    Type

    Music Event

    Gradings

    Edinburgh

    A recital by Lynne Bulmer and Alison Farshi.

    Dates

    29 Jun 2015
  6. PASS Out

    Type

    Theatre Event

    Gradings

    Edinburgh

    PASS Out is a new kind of showcase for final year HND acting students at Performing Arts Studio Scotland.

    Dates

    22 May 2015 to 23 May 2015
  7. St Gile's At Six

    Type

    Music Event

    Gradings

    Edinburgh

    With Nicholas Wearne.

    Dates

    7 Jun 2015
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. Lunchtime Concert

    Type

    Music Event

    Gradings

    Edinburgh

    With First Presbyterian Church of Granville, Ohio; Chancel Choir and Festivo Bells.

    Dates

    19 Jun 2015
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