Culture

Culture

Album reviews: Kid Canaveral | NAO | Elvis Presley

Music
Finding Dory has already become the highest-grossing animated film of all time in the US. Picture: Contributed

Pixar director Andrew Stanton on finding a story for Dory

Film
Des Clarke hopes to grab audiences with Fringe show 3-D. Picture: John Devlin

Des Clarke on returning to stand-up comedy at Edinburgh Fringe

Lifestyle
Vitalij Kowaljow will appear as Wotan in Das Rheingold. Picture: Sussie Ahlburg

Top Edinburgh International Festival opera highlights

Culture

Honoré’s Cosi fan tutte production puts focus on racism

Culture

Top Edinburgh International Festival classical highlights

Music

Top Edinburgh International Festival dance highlights

Culture

Emergence draws inspiration from the circle of life

Culture
Under Osmo V�nsk�, the Minnesota Orchestra is in superlative form. Picture: Greg Helgeson

Minnesota Orchestra is back from brink and better than ever

Music
Richard III will be staged at the Royal Lyceum Theatre. Picture: Contributed

Edinburgh International Festival theatre highlights

Theatre
Author Donald Ray Pollock. Picture: Kevin Mears

Book review: The Heavenly Table by Donald Ray Pollock

Books
Poet laureate, Carol Ann Duffy, holds up the inspiration for her poem Meters. Picture: Contributed

Carol Ann Duffy unveils tribute to ‘whirring’ electricity meters

Books 1
Shappi Khorsandi PIC: Debra Hurford Brown for The Scotsman

Interview: Shappi Khorsandi

News
Erri De Luca (Photo: Marco Bertorello / AFP /Getty Images)

Book review: The Day Before Happiness, by Erri De Luca

Books
Artist Jonathan Owen with his re-carved 19th century sculpture. Picture: Toby Williams

Artist brings new vision to Burns Monument with female statue

News 8
The Seasons of Cullen Church by Bernard O'Donoghue

Book review: The Seasons of Cullen Church, by Bernard O’Donoghue

Books
Alastair McIntosh

The Write Stuff: Poacher’s Pilgrimage, by Alastair McIntosh

Books

Book review: Affections, by Rodrigo Hasbún

Books

Book review: Philosophy In The Islamic World | The Seamstress And The Wind

Books

Scottish writer’s role in Great War propaganda campaign

Books 7

Terry Pratchett book The Wee Free Men to be made into movie

News 1
Finding Dory has already become the highest-grossing animated film of all time in the US. Picture: Contributed

Pixar director Andrew Stanton on finding a story for Dory

Film
Made on Our Land is the latest Scottish offshoot from the BFIs Britain on Film project. Picture: National Library of Scotland

Lighting campfire and settling down for archive movie magic

Film
Darth Vader and Stormtroopers give fan Andrew Strachan the send off he wanted. Picture: SWNS

Darth Vader and Stormtroopers give Star Wars fan send off

News
Jason Bourne

Film reviews: Jason Bourne, Finding Dory, Born to be Blue

Film

Harrison Ford ‘could have been killed’ in Star Wars set accident

Film 1

Grassmarket residents offered Trainspotting “bin-ballot”

Film 8

Video: New Trainspotting 2 teaser trailer released

Film 11

Film review: The BFG | Star Trek Beyond | Chevalier

Film
Honeysuckle Weeks, who played Samantha Stewart in Foyle's War, has been found safe and well. Picture: PA

Missing actress Honeysuckle Weeks found ‘safe and well’

News
Fundraising appeal launched to pay for statue of Victoria Wood. Picture: PA

Victoria Wood’s brother launches memorial statue appeal

News
Game Of Thrones  Rose Leslie as Ygritte. Picture: Contributed

Game of Thrones helps Sky leap to £8.3bn in revenues

News
Ronald Villiers, of Chewin' the Fat fame. Picture: Contributed

Man issued railcard with Chewin’ the Fat character’s photo on it

News 1
Gary Marshall  was behind many classic US TV comedies. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

Tributes paid to Happy Days writer Garry Marshall, dead at 81

Film

Scottish bar and manager bombarded with Still Game pranks

TV & Radio

Lucian Freud painting uncovered despite denial from artist

Art

BBC workforce has grown in two years despite financial cuts

News

Matt LeBlanc is ‘captain’ Top Gear needs - Chris Evans

TV & Radio 3
Des Clarke hopes to grab audiences with Fringe show 3-D. Picture: John Devlin

Des Clarke on returning to stand-up comedy at Edinburgh Fringe

Lifestyle
Richard III will be staged at the Royal Lyceum Theatre. Picture: Contributed

Edinburgh International Festival theatre highlights

Theatre
Cherry Jones had to be persuaded to read for the part by director John Tiffany. Picture: Contributed

Cherry Jones on poetry of Tennessee Williams’ A Glass Menagerie

Theatre

Edinburgh Festival Fringe: 10 key venues

Theatre

Guide to the Edinburgh International Festival Fireworks

News

Theatre: The rich legacy of performance artist Adrian Howells

Theatre
Kid Canaveral. Picture: Contributed

Album reviews: Kid Canaveral | NAO | Elvis Presley

Music
Russian National Orchestra. Picture: Contributed

Top Edinburgh International Festival classical highlights

Music
Under Osmo V�nsk�, the Minnesota Orchestra is in superlative form. Picture: Greg Helgeson

Minnesota Orchestra is back from brink and better than ever

Music
Mogwai. Picture: Contributed

Top Edinburgh International Festival music highlights

Music
Anohni has been touring her new and heavily political album around Europe. Picture: Contributed

Anohni on being more political in new album Hopelessness

Music
Fred Wesley & the New JBs seemed to enjoy themselves. Picture: Contributed

Jazz review: Fred Wesley & the New JBs, St Andrew Square Spiegeltent

Music
The feelgood funk of the Average White Band has a timeless appeal despite its roots in the early 70s. Picture: Contributed

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival: Average White Band | James Taylor Quartet

Music

Classical review: Palestine Youth Orchestra, Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

Music

Pipers try out unique workout plan to help them stay strong

News

Under the Radar: Acrylic

Music

Album reviews: Michael Kiwanuka, Ette, Louise Goffin

Music
Georgina Ripley, curator of modern and contemporary fashion and textiles. Picture: Neil Hanna

How the National Museum of Scotland stays fashion-conscious

Fashion
Marks and Spencer's clothing sales have plunged almost nine per cent despite a concerted effort to target 'Mrs M&S' with its clothing range

Sales slump as Marks and Spencer fails to attract “Mrs M&S”

UK 1
The First Minister wears  a Totty Rocks outfit. Picture: Allan Milligan

Totty Rocks ordered to pay compensation over ‘botched’ dress

News 7
While good, old-fashioned shopping is still the mainstay of high streets and out-of-town shopping centres, more and more people are doing their buying online, and the high rate of returns is driving up prices

Jane Bradley: The thrill of online retail therapy

Opinion

High street shops battle invasion of moths

Retail

History and fantasy come together at Edinburgh College of Art catwalk show

News

Scots designer Jonathan Saunders joins Diane von Furstenberg

News

Lorraine Kelly heaps praise on Princess Kate’s fashion choices

News 1
The winning picture in landscape photography competition. Picture: Contributed

Fishing boat on Argyll loch is best landscape photo

News 9
Henry Taylor Wyse

Art review: Henry Taylor Wyse

Art
Artist Jonathan Owen with his re-carved 19th century sculpture. Picture: Toby Williams

Artist brings new vision to Burns Monument with female statue

News 8
Illumination 2009, by Ai Weiwei

Art review: Facing The World / The Taylor Wessing Prize

Art
Natural Magick by Calum Colvin, at St Andrews Photography Festival

ART: St Andrews launches annual photography festival

Art
An artist's impression of the central atrium of the new school planned for the geosciences department at the University of Edinburgh: Picture: Contributed

Edinburgh university moves forward with geosciences plan

Art
'Green Room', by John Maher, shows an abandoned croft on North Uist

Exhibition explores abandoned crofts on Outer Hebrides

Art

Prince George celebrates third birthday with pet dog Lupo

News 1

Glasgow gears up to mark 150 years of Charles Rennie Mackintosh

Glasgow 5

Lucian Freud painting uncovered despite denial from artist

Art