Lauriston Hall

Lauriston Hall
28 Lauriston Street, Edinburgh, EH3 9DJ

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A Game of Soldiers

McArdle Media Limited A social and political drama about the morality of Iraq war. This new play by Scottish Bafta New Talent Award nominee Joe McArdle questions individual and group morality through barrack banter and black humour. It examines the relationship between soldiers and Iraqi civilians. ‘Very exciting…

Fri 1 Aug

Large Hall

£10 (£8) / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Large Hall

£10 (£8) / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 4 Aug

Large Hall

£10 (£8) / 0131 339 5374

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 16 more dates until 23 Aug

A Thief on the Wind

Playground Productions From the team that brought you Assassins ★★★★★ (BroadwayBaby.com, 2012) and the Scottish premiere of In the Heights ★★★★ (Edinburgh Evening News, 2014) comes an innovative devised story exploring playfulness and simple pleasures. Flowing between theatre and dance, with rhythmic transitions and…

Mon 11 Aug

Large Hall

£6 (£5) / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 12 Aug

Large Hall

£6 (£5) / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 13 Aug

Large Hall

£6 (£5) / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 4 more dates until 17 Aug

Burns Night Ceilidh

The Flaming Heather ceilidh band and caller Ken Gourlay set off Burns Night right, with a few folk dancers and a piper in tow.

Fri 23 Jan 2015

£8 / 0131 339 5374

Sat 24 Jan 2015

£10 / 0131 339 5374

Ceilidhs in Lauriston Hall

Edinburgh Ceilidhs With caller Ken Gourlay and ceilidh bands Flaming Heather, HLI, Scott Leslie, Willie Fraser and piper. All dances walked through and called. Cheap bar. Hall has air-conditioning! Fringe groups welcome. Good exercise, great fun. www.edinburghceilidhs.co.uk.

Fri 1 Aug

Large Hall

£8 (£6) / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Large Hall

£8 (£6) / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 4 Aug

Large Hall

£8 (£6) / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 17 more dates until 23 Aug

Complete Nonsense and The Lady of Shalott

A flexible and adventurous chamber ensemble, Daniel’s Beard have established a reputation for hosting festivals and creating new programmes. This, their signature family show, combines their hugely popular Jabberwocky, The Owl and the Pussycat and Stomp Like a Dinosaur with a new setting of The Lady of Shalott, by…

Mon 11 Aug

Large Hall

£7 (£5) / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 12 Aug

Large Hall

£7 (£5) / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 13 Aug

Large Hall

£7 (£5) / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 16 Aug back to top

Footprints

This collaboration brings together multi-award winning Scots' singer Emily Smith, musician Jamie McClennan and the dancers of High Heart Dance Company. Using new and existing music by Emily and Jamie, the performers link traditional music and contemporary movement to explore and celebrate the songs, music and rhythms…

Mon 11 Aug

Large Hall

£8 (£6) / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 12 Aug

Large Hall

£8 (£6) / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 13 Aug

Large Hall

£8 (£6) / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 16 Aug

Hogmanay Ceilidh

Ceilidh into the new year with live music from Willie Fraser with caller Ken Gourlay. No stilettos or high heels, please!

Wed 31 Dec

£25 / 0131 339 5374

£8 / 0131 339 5374

Ken's Ceilidh

Ken Gourlay calls this regular evening of traditional Scottish dancing, with different ceilidh bands each night. Soft drinks are £1 and alcoholic drinks £3, and you're requested not to wear stilettos or high heels.

Fri 1 Aug

£8 advance; £10 on the door / 0131 339 5374

Sat 2 Aug

£8 advance; £10 on the door / 0131 339 5374

Mon 4 Aug

£8 advance; £10 on the door / 0131 339 5374

…and 17 more dates until 23 Aug

Macbeth

RYSC Searchlight RYSC Searchlight. A group of young people performing an adaption of Macbeth by Carl Heap set in a post apocalyptic bunker. Searchlight is a youth project based in Redruth Cornwall. Entry is free with a retiring collection for charity. Age category: PG

Mon 4 Aug

Small Hall

Free / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 5 Aug

Small Hall

Free / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 6 Aug

Small Hall

Free / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 8 Aug

Maia and the Sock Monster

Uncommon Productions Staffordshire The story follows the tale of an action packed granny and her granddaughter Maia, in their epic adventure to retrieve the socks of the world which have been stolen by the horrifying sock monster. The tale contains comedy, action, dancing and singing, and lots of opportunities for the…

Mon 4 Aug

Large Hall

£5 (£3.50) / 0131 339 5374

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 5 Aug

Large Hall

£5 (£3.50) / 0131 339 5374

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 6 Aug

Large Hall

£5 (£3.50) / 0131 339 5374

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 8 Aug

Scottish-Danish Ceilidh

IntsåRing with caller Andrew Mill Yes! A Fringe ceilidh! Come along for a dance, all steps explained and demonstrated, plus a good cheap bar for refreshment. The band play Danish and Scandinavian folk music with a reel or jig here and there – fun, beautiful, entertaining and crazy, all with a swing and…

Sun 17 Aug

Large Hall

£10 (£8) / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Shona Brown

Award-winning musician Shona Brown presents a one-woman performance of her original songs and instrumentals. Using looping technology she creates beautiful soundscapes by layering haunting flute melodies, ethereal vocal harmonies and ambient electronic sounds. This appearance at the Fringe will be the world premiere of…

Tue 5 Aug

Large Hall

£7 (£5) / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 6 Aug

Large Hall

£7 (£5) / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 7 Aug

Large Hall

£7 (£5) / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 9 Aug

St Andrew's Ceilidh

Celebrate our national day with the HLI ceilidh band, caller Ken Gourlay and, of course, a piper.

Fri 28 Nov

£8 / 0131 339 5374

Sat 29 Nov

£8 / 0131 339 5374

The Barber of Seville

Magnetic Opera Magnetic Opera makes its Fringe debut with a contemporary take on Rossini's much loved comedy. Performed in English, this promises to be an unforgettable evening of scheming in an imaginative new production. Age category: PG

Tue 19 Aug

Large Hall

£10 (£6) / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 20 Aug

Large Hall

£10 (£6) / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Large Hall

£10 (£6) / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

Large Hall

£10 (£6) / 0131 339 5374

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Comments & ratings

1. K L O13 Aug 2012, 9:55am1 star Lauriston Hall Report

This was more like a class organised for light exercise than a ceilidh you'd go to enjoy yourself. Not very lively or representative of how fun a ceilidh should be! I LOVE a ceilidh but couldn't enjoy this.

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