Events within 2 miles of EH4 1EZ

1,092 events within 2 miles

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Game Masters

Massive touring exhibition celebrating the varied history of computer gaming. With more than 125 playable games to work your way through, get stuck into arcade games, physical games (think Dance Battle et al), consoles, PCs and many more. On top of this, there's also displays of concept art, interactive displays and…

National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh (1.3 miles)

Sun 1 Mar

Exhibition Gallery 1

£10 (£8; Children £6.30; under 5s free; Family £23–£28; Students £5 on Tue) / 0300 123 6789

Mon 2 Mar

Exhibition Gallery 1

£10 (£8; Children £6.30; under 5s free; Family £23–£28; Students £5 on Tue) / 0300 123 6789

Tue 3 Mar

Exhibition Gallery 1

£10 (£8; Children £6.30; under 5s free; Family £23–£28; Students £5 on Tue) / 0300 123 6789

…and 48 more dates until 20 Apr

The Beehive Comedy Club

Ben Verth presents a weekend packed full of top local and visiting comedians to tickle your funny bone in an entirely appropriate way.

Beehive Inn, Edinburgh (1.1 miles)

Fri 6 Mar

£9 / 0131 225 7171

  • 20:30

Sat 7 Mar

£9 / 0131 225 7171

  • 20:30

Fri 13 Mar

£9 / 0131 225 7171

  • 20:30
…and 39 more dates until 25 Jul

Out of the Blue Flea Market

Bargain buys including furniture, clothes, music, bric-a-brac and more.

Out of the Blue Drill Hall, Edinburgh (1.8 miles)

Sat 28 Mar

Free / 0131 555 7100

  • 10:00 – 15:00

Sat 25 Apr

Free / 0131 555 7100

  • 10:00 – 15:00

Sat 30 May

Free / 0131 555 7100

  • 10:00 – 15:00
…and 6 more dates until 28 Nov

The Slab Boys

Seminal piece of Scottish theatre by John Byrne depicting one Friday in the life of the boys who work in the slab room of a Paisley carpet factory.

King's Theatre, Edinburgh (1.2 miles)

Tue 10 Mar

£14–£27.50 / 0131 529 6000

Wed 11 Mar

£14–£27.50 / 0131 529 6000

Thu 12 Mar

£14–£27.50 / 0131 529 6000

…and 2 more dates until 14 Mar

The Effect

  • Directed by: Daniel Evans
  • Written by: Lucy Prebble

A comical new work by Lucy Prebble which looks at the limits of modern medicine.

Summerhall, Edinburgh (1.8 miles)

Wed 11 Mar

£12 (£10) / 0131 560 1581

  • 19:30

Thu 12 Mar

£12 (£10) / 0131 560 1581

  • 19:30

Fri 13 Mar

£12 (£10) / 0131 560 1581

  • 19:30

Sat 14 Mar

£12 (£10) / 0131 560 1581

  • 19:30
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That'll Be the Day

Step back in time with a brand new edition of the popular touring show, and hear rock'n'roll hits from the 50s, 60s and 70s.

The Edinburgh Playhouse (1.3 miles)

Sat 6 Jun

£24–£25 / 0844 871 3014

Madama Butterfly

  • Directed by: Ellen Kent
  • Written by: Puccini

Ellen Kent presents Puccini's heartbreaking story of a beautiful young Japanese girl who falls in love with an American naval lieutenant. Starring Elena Dee and Miki Mori.

The Edinburgh Playhouse (1.3 miles)

Sat 28 Mar

£15–£37.50 / 0844 871 3014

Express Yourself

Learn about jewellery and the people who make it, including leading UK jeweller and fashion designer Jean Muir.

National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh (1.3 miles)

Sat 28 Feb

Times to be confirmed / Free / 0300 123 6789

Sun 1 Mar

Times to be confirmed / Free / 0300 123 6789

Mon 2 Mar

Times to be confirmed / Free / 0300 123 6789

…and 48 more dates until 19 Apr

The Royal Ballet: Swan Lake

The classic ballet about a prince who falls in love with a swan maiden, filmed live at the Royal Ballet.

Cineworld Fountainpark, Edinburgh (1.0 miles)

Tue 17 Mar

0871 200 2000

VEGAS!

Hipster swing, jump jive, rockin' R&B, dancefloor jazz, sleazy listening and gangster grooves at the multiple award-winning, multi-genre club night for movers, groovers, hipsters, flipsters, guys and dolls.

The Voodoo Rooms, Edinburgh (1.1 miles)

Sat 28 Mar

£6.95 / 0131 556 7060

Sat 2 May

£6.95 / 0131 556 7060

Sat 30 May

£6.95 / 0131 556 7060

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Alan Carr: Yap, Yap, Yap

The camp face of Chatty Man proves his status as the King of bitchy comedy.

The Edinburgh Playhouse (1.3 miles)

Fri 17 Apr

£31 / 0844 871 3014

Sat 18 Apr

£31 / 0844 871 3014

Ravi Coltrane / Konrad Wisneiwski Quartets

Distinguished American tenor man sharing a bill with one of Scotland's finest sax players, who in turn is fronting his New Focus band featuring Euan Stevenson (piano).

Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh (0.9 miles)

Sun 1 Mar

£16–£20 / 0131 248 4848

Linkwood

Elusive DJ/producer steps out from the shadows with his organic house sounds.

511, Edinburgh (1.2 miles)

Sat 28 Feb

£8 / 0131 557 5830

Michael McGoldrick, John Doyle & John McCusker

Traditional music from master flautist McGoldrick (Flook, Lunasa and Capercaillie), McCusker (Battlefield Band) and guitarist Doyle.

The Queen's Hall, Edinburgh (1.8 miles)

Thu 12 Mar

£17.50 / 0131 668 2019

  • 20:00

Octonauts and the Deep Sea Volcano Adventure

A deep sea adventure with Captain Barnacles, Kwazii and Peso, in this brand new live stage show.

King's Theatre, Edinburgh (1.2 miles)

Sat 4 Apr

Over-2s only

£16.50–£18.50 / 0131 529 6000

Sun 5 Apr

Over-2s only

£16.50–£18.50 / 0131 529 6000

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Salsa Night at Harry's Bar

Everyone welcome at these salsa classes, with no experience or partner required. Free social dancing from 9pm.

Harry's Bar, Edinburgh (0.5 miles)

Wed 4 Mar

£5 / 07734 435354

  • 18:30 – 00:00

Wed 11 Mar

£5 / 07734 435354

  • 18:30 – 00:00

Wed 18 Mar

£5 / 07734 435354

  • 18:30 – 00:00
…and 40 more dates until 23 Dec

Art Maker

Art Cart has had a makeover and is now Art Maker! Drop in to the gallery and make your own masterpiece using materials provided. Go four times and you can earn a badge. Ages 4–12.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh (0.9 miles)

Sun 1 Mar

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Sun 5 Apr

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Sun 3 May

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Caucasian Chalk Circle

A production of Bertolt Brecht's famous drama, which tells the powerful story of two women who both claim to be the mother of a child. This performance has been translated by Scottish writer Alistair Beaton and directed by the Lyceum's artistic director Mark Thomson.

Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh (0.9 miles)

Tue 3 Mar

£15–£29 evening ticket (concessions from £10; Matinees £12.50–£24) / 0131 248 4848

Wed 4 Mar

£15–£29 evening ticket (concessions from £10; Matinees £12.50–£24) / 0131 248 4848

Thu 5 Mar

£15–£29 evening ticket (concessions from £10; Matinees £12.50–£24) / 0131 248 4848

…and 7 more dates until 14 Mar

Oliver!

Much loved musical about a young orphan taken in by a gang of mischievous pick pockets and featuring catchy tunes 'Food Glorious Food', 'Consider Yourself' and 'You’ve Got to Pick a Pocket or Two'.

King's Theatre, Edinburgh (1.2 miles)

Tue 3 Mar

£15–£19 / 0131 529 6000

Wed 4 Mar

£15–£19 / 0131 529 6000

Thu 5 Mar

£15–£19 / 0131 529 6000

…and 2 more dates until 7 Mar

Scottish Opera: Orfeo ed Euridice

Gluck's 1762 Orfeo ed Euridice did away with opportunities for empty virtuosity, setting new standards for dramatic integrity in opera writing, and in doing so helped to usher in the age of classical opera. Ashley Page directs this production, with Australian mezzo Caitlin Hulcup donning the breeches as Orfeo. Kenneth…

Edinburgh Festival Theatre (1.4 miles)

Tue 3 Mar

£10–£80.50 / 0131 529 6000

Thu 5 Mar

£10–£80.50 / 0131 529 6000

Sat 7 Mar

£10–£80.50 / 0131 529 6000

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Dirty Dancing

  • Directed by: Sarah Tipple
  • Written by: Eleanor Bergstein

See Baby not put in the corner in the musical based on the late Patrick Swayze's popular film.

The Edinburgh Playhouse (1.3 miles)

Mon 2 Mar

£20–£75 / 0844 871 3014

Tue 3 Mar

£20–£75 / 0844 871 3014

Wed 4 Mar

£20–£75 / 0844 871 3014

…and 9 more dates until 14 Mar

Rags to Rugs

A beginners hands-on course concentrating on basic tapestry weaving skills incorporating rags as weft. Simple dots, horizontal and vertical stripes will be explored and worked into a mini woven rag rug on this two-day workshop. Taught by Linda Green.

Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh (0.9 miles)

Sun 1 Mar

Patrick Geddes Room

Free Booking required. Please call the education office on 0131 248 2937 to book / 0131 248 2909

  • 10:00 – 16:00

The Life & Music of Jim Reeves

Al Grant takes on Jim Reeves, singing all the favourites like 'Welcome to my World', 'Moonlight & Roses' and 'Danny Boy'.

The Queen's Hall, Edinburgh (1.8 miles)

Fri 27 Mar

£21.50 / 0131 668 2019

With Isla Grant.

  • 19:30

David Roberts: Drawings from the Helen Guiterman Bequest

Drawings and watercolours by David Roberts (1796–1864), one of Scotland's foremost 19th century painters, who made legendary images of Egypt and the Near East.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh (0.9 miles)

Sun 1 Mar

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Mon 2 Mar

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 3 Mar

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 103 more dates until 14 Jun

Frankie Boyle: I'm Better Than This

We thought he'd gone into retirement, but seems he just can't stay away and we thank him for it. More dark, dangerous and damn funny stuff from Mr Boyle.

The Stand, Edinburgh (1.0 miles)

Sun 8 Mar

£13 (£10) / 0131 558 7272

Please note: this is a work in progress show.

  • 20:30

Sun 15 Mar

£13 (£10) / 0131 558 7272

Please note: this is a work in progress show.

  • 20:30

Wed 25 Mar

£13 (£10) / 0131 558 7272

Please note: this is a work in progress show.

  • 20:30
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