For many the show still goes on, as businesses and venues across the city bring you entertainment via live streaming. Enjoy!
Ed Film Fest At Home
Wednesday 24 June - Sunday 5 July 2020
Edinburgh International Film Festival and Curzon Cinemas are delighted to bring you new releases, including UK premieres, live Q&As and special guests across a 12-day festival!
The Edinburgh International Book Festival
Sunday 15 - Monday 31 August 2020
The much loved Edinburgh International Book Festival will be presenting the 2020 Book Festival online. The programme, made up of over 100 events for adults, families and children, will offer both live and pre-recorded conversations featuring leading writers, poets and participants from around the world. Events will be free to view, and available through the Book Festival’s own website.
Full details of the programme and participating authors for the 2020 Edinburgh International Book Festival online, and information on how audiences can access the free events, will be announced at the end of July.
The Hidden Door Live Show will live stream on Thursday nights at 7pm, alternating between Facebook and Instagram. The show starts from Thursday 21 May and will feature interviews and performances from the worlds of live music, art, spoken word, theatre, dance and film, with each week being a different mix.
Edinburgh Rugby - Inside the Castle
Inside the Castle gives fans exclusive interviews, news, discussions and behind the scenes stories from Edinburgh Rugby. Guests include players past and present, and even the odd non-rugby face might pop up. All hosted by the new pairing of Nashy and Deano!
Edinburgh Rugby - Classic Games
If you’re missing live rugby, Edinburgh Rugby have you covered. They are showing a classic game from the archives every Saturday at 3pm on their Facebook and Website, plus you can watch the games they have shown so far on their website.
Don't miss the action at Edinburgh Zoo! Enjoy daily live webcams of the pandas, penguins, tigers and koalas as they go about their day.
The Stand Comedy Club
Enjoy entertainment from The Stand Comedy Club every Saturday evening (from 20:30). Mark Nelson will be back on your screen, streaming some of the UK’s biggest comedians who have come together to record some brand new comedy just for you.
Monkey Barrel Comedy Club
Monkey Barrel Comedy Club are bringing stand-up comedy into the house with their live streamed show, The Big Show, every Friday at 8pm.
City of Literature - Edinburgh Literary Events
City of Literature have created the Edinburgh Literary Events Calendar which gives an overview of online events – including book readings, live performances, literary festivals, and all sorts of bookish and spoken-word activity. The calendar will be updated each week.