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Edinburgh Outlook : Exhibition is a ‘must see’ for art lovers

Edinburgh Outlook : Exhibition is a ‘must see’ for art lovers | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it

A major new FREE exhibition that will showcase some of the UK’s most exciting contemporary artists will open at the City Art Centre in May.

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It wasn't difficult to come out as a lesbian, but it was to come out as a bird watcher | Herald Scotland

It wasn't difficult to come out as a lesbian, but it was to come out as a bird watcher | Herald Scotland | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
THERE'S an orchestra of industrial diggers playing percussion outside Professor Seona Reid's office in Glasgow School of Art.
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Lady M – His Fiend-Like Queen, Tron Theatre, Glasgow | Herald Scotland

Lady M – His Fiend-Like Queen, Tron Theatre, Glasgow | Herald Scotland | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
Don't be fooled by the brevity of Theatre Jezebel's new version of Shakespeare's bloodiest tragedy.
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Shirley Manson interview: Breaking up the garbage girl

Shirley Manson interview: Breaking up the garbage girl | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
Seven years ago Garbage, one of the world's most successful rock bands, tore itself apart, so why would Shirley Manson want to do it all again?
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David Hayman returns to the Citz

David Hayman returns to the Citz | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
Actor David Hayman returns to the Citizens Theatre in Glasgow where he first appeared more than 40 years ago.
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Perth Kilt Run 2012

Perth Kilt Run 2012 | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it

Take part in the attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the Largest Kilt Race this Saturday 2 June 2012 in Perth, Scotland.

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Macbeth in Scots - world premier performance

Macbeth in Scots - world premier performance | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
Edinburgh Theatre Arts presents the World Premiere of MacBeth in Scots, translated from Shakespeare by Robin Lorimer. This powerful translation brings to vibrant life Shakespeare’s bloody tale of ambition, treachery and downfall.
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Classical review: Plug - The Return of Volkov, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland - News and features - Scotsman.com

YOU expect to find prototypes in a lab: some unlikely to make it to production; others possessing enough inspiration to mark them out as truly promising.
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More language assistants employed

More language assistants employed | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
The number of foreign language assistants in Scottish schools is set to rise for the first time in seven years.
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Scottish stage of Tour revealed

Scottish stage of Tour revealed | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
The route of the Scottish stage of the Tour of Britain through the Borders and Dumfries and Galloway is revealed.
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Ewan McGregor among top names chosen to sit on Cannes Film Festival jury this year - The Daily Record

EWAN McGregor will be on the jury at this year’s Cannes Film Festival.
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Scots Fashion Forum - Group Profile | KILTR

Scots Fashion Forum - Group Profile | KILTR | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
The nominees are out for this years Scottish Fashion Awards 2012 to be held in June in Glasgow's Clyde Auditorium. Some great new and young designers based in Glasgow are up for various awards which is great to see.
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In Pictures: Glasgow International Festival of Visual Art 2012 | The Skinny

In Pictures: Glasgow International Festival of Visual Art 2012 | The Skinny | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it

Some highlights from the biennial art fest, running in venues across the city from 20 April until 7 May

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Law Society of Scotland World IP Day Conference 2012

This year’s Law Society of Scotland World IP Day Conference was held at the Faculty of Advocates on 27 April 2012. The conference boasted two top notch speakers Pete Wishart MP and Aileen Ale...
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Enquirer, The Hub, Pacific Quay Glasgow, review - Telegraph

Enquirer, The Hub, Pacific Quay Glasgow, review - Telegraph | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
Forty-three journalists were interviewed about the current crisis in the newspaper industry. The result is Enquirer, a shocking new play from The National Theatre of Scotland, which will come to London later this year.
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Whodunnit? Rankin in the dark over drawings - Scotland - Scotsman.com

Whodunnit? Rankin in the dark over drawings - Scotland - Scotsman.com | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
THE plot thickens. Scotland’s mystery sculptor has struck again and this time at the home of one of its most celebrated crime novelists.
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Young Scot Awards: Moving ceremony sees fire survivor collect top prize - The Daily Record

Young Scot Awards: Moving ceremony sees fire survivor collect top prize - The Daily Record | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
INSPIRATIONAL fire survivor Erin McNeill said: "I've got a Scottish dress, Scottish nails and a Scottish heart.
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Passing Places | What's On | Eden Court

Passing Places | What's On | Eden Court | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
NLP Theatre Pressents
"Passing Places"
A Comedy By Stephen Greenhorn

Sit back, belt up, and get ready for a dramatic roller coaster ride around Scotland.

Alex and Brian are two local lads, desperate to leave their mundane lives and ...
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The Courier - Positive Coaching Scotland asks parents to consider 'changing the culture of sport'

The Courier - Positive Coaching Scotland asks parents to consider 'changing the culture of sport' | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it

Players crowding around the referee, managers seething at the touchline, fans yelling abuse — there are times when Scottish football is a spectacle for all the wrong reasons.

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'Unique take' on Scotland's Munros in London Underground-style map | Highlands & Islands | STV News

'Unique take' on Scotland's Munros in London Underground-style map | Highlands & Islands | STV News | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
All 283 of Scotland's highest mountains feature on the artwork which will raise money for charity.
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Fringe venue unveiling programme

Fringe venue unveiling programme | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
WWE Hardcore wrestler Mick Foley and veteran Labour politician Tony Benn are among the acts set for a newly refurbished Edinburgh Festival venue.
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Deacon Blue to play extra Glasgow date as part of 25th anniversary tour - The Daily Record

Deacon Blue to play extra Glasgow date as part of 25th anniversary tour - The Daily Record | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
DEACON Blue have added an extra date to their 25th Anniversary tour.
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Cultural Olympiad to end in Glasgow | Herald Scotland

Cultural Olympiad to end in Glasgow | Herald Scotland | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
One of Scotland's most famous and controversial dancers and choreographers is to perform a work featuring 50 Glaswegians at the city's Barrowland venue as the grand finale of the £55million Olympics cultural programme.
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Racing cert: The 400-year history of Perth racecourse - Arts - Scotsman.com

Racing cert: The 400-year history of Perth racecourse - Arts - Scotsman.com | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
Next year Britain’s most northerly racecourse, Perth, will celebrate 400 years since its founding.
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