Looking At Edinburgh

24 July 2008

Theatre in red stone

Filed under: buildings, photos — Tags: , , , , — EdinburghEye @ 8:00 am

Church Hill Theatre

Going to the Church Hill Theatre was part of my childhood, but it was closed for years for renovations: it re-opened only two years ago. Church Hill Theatre

This photo is available on Redbubble: Church Hill Theatre.

20 July 2008

Morningside Gallery

window and reflections

Morningside Gallery reflects Morningside Road. The gallery claims to “showcase original paintings and limited editions by some of Scotland’s best known painters alongside the work of promising young Scottish artists” … and the art is obscured by the glass reflecting the houses opposite more perfectly than any painting.

This photo is available on Redbubble: Art and reflections.

2 June 2008

Shadow Houses, Morningside

It’s always “Morningside matrons” when people tell Morningside jokes, have you noticed? I grew up in a Bruntsfield Place stair, so in origins I’m almost Morningside myself: but why is it always the matrons who get dissed? What’s the male equivalent of matrons?

The houses in Morningside are great.

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