NEWS – Tony Crolla opens Taste of Italy Caffe

Taste of Italy has just opened on Baxter’s Place/Blenheim Place junction and is another string to the bow of Tony Crolla, owner of Vittorias and La Favorita. I had a quick look in the premises yesterday (complete with Tony having a coffee in the window) and can confirm it has all the trademarks of his other successful […]

NEWS – Spamalot musical comes to Edinburgh

Spamalot the musical is heading for a short run at the Edinburgh Playhouse in October.  It will be the first time that the production has been seen in Scotland with the story based around the classic Monty Python and the Holy Grail comedy film.   Eric Idle wrote the story and he also created the score with John […]

REVIEW – For the Love of Mrs Brown, Edinburgh Playhouse


I attended the Scottish premiere of  ‘For the Love of Mrs Brown’ at the Edinburgh Playhouse this evening. This is the fourth installment (of the trilogy!) covering  the antics of Mrs Brown’s life, starring Irish comedian Brendan O’Carroll.  This production is not for those who are easily offended as strong and vulgar language is used throughout.  In previous […]

NEWS – Strictly Come Dancing The Professionals Tour

Tickets for The Professionals Tour 2010 at the Edinburgh Playhouse are on now on sale.  There are 8 performances from 14th – 19th June  This is not to be confused with the normal Strictly Come Dancing Tour with selected celebrities and a judging panel, which is in February at the SECC, Glasgow. Ten of the tv […]