Golden Hour – Paper Cinema
Be enchanted as Arthur Conan Doyle’s The Lost World is brought to life by the Paper Cinema company. They will be using a cast of hand-drawn marionettes to act out a fairytale version of Professor Challenger’s expedition into the Amazon rainforest. Adventure, dinosaurs, puppets and live music from Kora – and all for a grand total of zero pence.
Wed 18 Feb, Forest Cafe, Bristo Place, Edinburgh. 0131 220 4538, www.theforest.org.uk, 8pm. Free.Visit www.lostworldread.com for further details of Edinburgh’s citywide reading campaign.
The Golden Hour
Loose cabaret evening with words, music and video madness and your erudite host, Mr Ryan Van Winkle. This month's guests are short story doctor Tracy Emerson, poets Richie McCaffrey and Gavin Boyd, and musical sorts Doug Johnstone, Jade and the Jacks and BenOfficial.