Whats On February 2 - Page 6

WHAT'S ON 1st - 7th FEBRUARY 30-Jan-2014 until 08-May-2014 ROYAL BOTANIC GARDEN : 9.15  20A Inverleith Row EDINBURGH INVERLEITH 0131 552 7171  Victorian Horticulture - This course looks at the innovations and passions that drove one of Britain’s golden ages of horticulture. A module of the BSc in Horticulture with Plantsmanship. - £180 -  www.rbge.org.uk  30-Jan-2014 until 08-May-2014 ROYAL BOTANIC GARDEN : 1.30 pm  20A Inverleith Row EDINBURGH INVERLEITH 0131 552 7171  Plant Geography - This 11 week course investigates the ways that plants have adapted to the incredible diversity of habitats available on Earth. A module of the BSc in Horticulture with Plantsmanship. - £180 - www.rbge.org.uk  30-Jan-2014 until 02-Feb-2014 KING’S THEATRE  2 Leven Street EDINBURGH TOLLCROSS 0131 529 6000  BRITISH DANCE EDITION 2014 - Featuring the cream of dance talent in Britain and Northern Ireland, British Dance Edition 2014 sees hundreds of dance industry experts flock to Edinburgh. Established dance companies join exciting new artists in a programme that captures the diversity and vitality of dance in the UK today. www.edtheatres.com BRUNTON THEATRE : 7.30pm  Ladywell Way MUSSELBURGH 0131665 2240  Saving Mr Banks (PG) - John Lee Hancock / USA/UK/Australia 2013 / 2h5m / PG – Contains scenes of emotional upset Cast: Tom Hanks, Emma Thompson, Colin Farrell, Paul Giamatti, Ruth Wilson. www.thebrunton.co.uk  05-Feb-2014 TRAVERSE THEATRE  Cambridge Street EDINBURGH 0131 228 1404  Snapshots: 6.05 - Club Adelphi - A scratch performance of part of Under the Microscope, Club Adelphi’s production inspired by forensic science and criminology, followed by a Q&A led by Elspeth Murray, theatre practitioner and chairperson of Puppet Animation Scotland. www.traverse.co.uk  06-Feb-2014 QUEEN’S HALL  85-89 Clerk Street EDINBURGH 0131 668 2019  Julian and Jiaxin Lloyd Webber: A Tale of Two Cellos - Julian Lloyd Webber is one of the finest musicians of his generation. www.thequeenshall.net  06-Feb-2014 HOPETOUN HOUSE : 12 pm  . EDINBURGH SOUTH QUEENSFERRY 0131 331 2451  Valentines Master Class with Edinburgh Larder - Join us for a special cookery master class at Hopetoun Farm Shop where chef Kenny Whittle will demonstrate some romantic dishes perfect for Valentines. www.hopetoun.co.uk  06-Feb-2014 LAUDER GOLF CLUB : 7 pm  Galashiels Road LAUDER  Lauder Golf Club AGM - Lauder Golf Club is hosting it’s Annual General Meeting on the 6th February at 7 pm. The meeting will take place in the Clubhouse.  laudergolfclub.co.uk 06-Feb-2014 USHER HALL : 7.30 pm  Lothian Road EDINBURGH WEST END VILLAGE  SCO 40th Birthday Concert - www.usherhall.co.uk  06-Feb-2014 MORNINGSIDE LIBRARY : 2.30 pm  184 Morningside Road EDINBURGH MORNINGSIDE 0131 529 5654  Morningside Library Book Group - Two groups meeting on first Thursday of the month at 2.30pm and last Monday of the month at 6.30pm. www.edinburgh.gov.uk 06-Feb-2014 until 08-Feb-2014 KING’S THEATRE  2 Leven Street EDINBURGH TOLLCROSS 0131 529 6000  CINDERELLA - PWC PANTOMIME 2014 - Cinderella is treated as a servant by her Wicked Stepmother and her two very Ugly Stepsisters. www.edtheatres.com 05-Feb-2014 TRAVERSE THEATRE  Cambridge Street EDINBURGH 0131 228 1404  Double Bill: Scrap Yard / Unhinged - Join us for an exciting double bill of new performances. SCRAP YARD is a place to discover the unexpected, to take risks and where the best work is often unfinished. www.traverse.co.uk  06-Feb-2014 BRUNTON THEATRE : 7.30pm  Ladywell Way MUSSELBURGH 0131665 2240  Ballet West: Swan Lake -  Using Tchaikovsky’s stirring score and a moving adaptation of the original choreography, the dancers of Ballet West will tell the story of the love of a young man for the cursed Odette. www.thebrunton.co.uk  05-Feb-2014 TRAVERSE THEATRE  Cambridge Street EDINBURGH 0131 228 1404  Estonia’s Black Knight: A Conversation with Priit Pärn - A celebration of one of the great figures of contemporary world animation, with a programme of his darkly funny, wonderfully surreal and hugely imaginative films. www.traverse.co.uk  06-Feb-2014 HOLYROOD 9A : 8pm  9A Holyrood Road EDINBURGH OLD TOWN  Battle of the Brewers - Battle of the Brewers IV Stewart Brewing Vs Fyne Ales Who brews the best 5% flavoured stout: you decide! 8pm at the Holyrood 9A, Edinburgh and at Inn Deep, Glasgow. www.stewartbrewing.co.uk 06-Feb-2014 TRAVERSE THEATRE  Cambridge Street EDINBURGH 0131 228 1404  Grit - Amy pores over the memories of her late father, a war photographer, travelling into his past working in conflict zones across the globe. www.traverse.co.uk  06-Feb-2014 ROYAL BOTANIC GARDEN : 7.30 pm  20A Inverleith Row EDINBURGH INVERLEITH 0131 552 7171  Autumn in the Gardens of Kyoto - Liz Cole is a photographer specialising in flowers, plants, and gardens. Her talk will focus on the digital images which she took on a month long trip to photograph the gardens of Kyoto in November 2009. www.rbge.org.uk  06-Feb-2014 TRAVERSE THEATRE  Cambridge Street EDINBURGH 0131 228 1404  Hôtel de Rive - Inspired by the singular vision and work of the seminal 20th-century Italian sculptor Alberto Giacometti, Hotel de Rive creates a new space within which the visual and performing arts are united with literature. www.traverse.co.uk  06-Feb-2014 BRUNTON HALL : 7pm-8.30pm  Musselburgh MUSSELBURGH  Speaking Out: LGBT Equality across the Commonwealth’ - East Lothian Diversity Network hosts this event for LGBT History Month to celebrate the journey towards equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in Scotland. www.eastlothian.gov.uk 6 07-Feb-2014 SCOTTISH STORYTELLING CENTRE : 8pm  43-45 High Street EDINBURGH OLD TOWN 0131 5569579  Illicit Ink Skyground: Geraldine’s Gun - Geraldine’s wedding was always very wrong to begin with, but n