Michael Alexander meets a real-life ‘Billy Elliot’ from Clackmannanshire who, along with his talented brother and sister, are taking the ballet world by storm.
As new Scottish-Chinese relations are developed at the Edinburgh Festival, Michael Alexander discovers why Perthshire - and Dundee - are in the minds of senior Chinese government officials.
He was the seer who anticipated the global financial collapse. He was a key part of the most unlikely political alliance in recent British history. He sold off the Post Office at a knock down price. And he wowed audiences on Strictly Come Dancing.
Jings, crivens, help ma boab – it’s The Broons! Award-winning playwright Rob Drummond brings the iconic characters from the famous comic strip to life in a production filled with laughs, love and visuals, set to a Scottish soundtrack.
The Big Yin Billy Connolly will be getting on his High Horse and riding it into Tayside.
Dundee and Perth theatre companies have lived up to great expectations, after their joint production of the Dickens classic received three nominations for a prestigious award.
Former Perth High School pupil Gareth Morrison is to tackle a demanding role playing a notorious serial killer at this year’s Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
A musical which started life at Dundee Rep before being turned into the feelgood film of the year is to be tackled by an amateur cast for the first time.
A unique Perthshire theatrical institution which challenges the memories of actors by presenting different plays on different days is gearing up for the summer season.
Perth Theatre’s ambitious production of the Seafarer scooped two awards in the 2013 Critics’ Awards for Theatre in Scotland (CATS).