The temperature is dropping but the shows being put on across Courier Country are heating things up!
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.
“Welcome tae 1978. There were nae mobile phones in they days. So if yer posh enough tae hae one, can ye please switch it aff!”
Mark Thomas, the nation’s favourite campaigning comedian, is in Dundee on Saturday night.
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.
Acclaimed US comedian Rich Hall will be coming to Arbroath next year to entertain locals with his deadpan-style humour.
Sharp-eyed readers may have noticed that the horse in the picture above isn’t black. “Where’s Black Beauty?” you cry. But as I discover during my chat with actor Andy Cannon, a picture of the starring horse will give away one of the secrets of the show’s technical wizardry.
Not many highly visual theatre shows can claim to have been staged in a caravan - but that's one of the things that sets Mobile apart. Gayle Ritchie finds out more...
A huge warehouse at the Port of Dundee is the setting for a new play about the oil industry. Gayle Ritchie investigates
Billed as “a night of storytelling and chitchat,” That’s Your Lot features Glaswegian comedian Limmy at his off-the-wall best, enacting snippets from his new book and much, much more.