Our What’s On events Scotland guide to the most vibrant, most unusual and most unmissable events this weekend and in the coming week
Society of Scottish Artists and Visual Arts Scotland OPEN
Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, until January 30
The Society of Scottish Artists (SSA) and Visual Arts Scotland (VAS) have joined forces for the second time to present an ambitious and dynamic annual exhibition. Bringing together the best in contemporary art and design, work from more than 150 professionals will be on show – from painting, sculpture and printmaking to installation, performance, moving image, furniture and jewellery.
Usher Hall, Edinburgh, January 19
Joshua Bell and the Academy of St Martin in the Fields present music by JS Bach, Schubert and Piazzolla.
More info here or call 01312281155
An Audience With Elaine C. Smith
His Majesty’s Theatre, Aberdeen, January 17
Top-class entertainment from one of Scotland’s iconic and much-loved comedians..
More info here or call 01224 641122
MAMA Revue 2020
The Brunton, Musselburgh, January 16-18
Mussleburgh Amateur Musical Association produces a concert for the whole family to enjoy, with a great mix of songs from stage screen and the charts,
More info here or call 0131 665 2240
I’m Sorry I Haven’t A Clue
Festival Theatre, Edinburgh, January 17
BBC Radio’s mutli award-winning show returns to the stage, featuring Time Brooke-Taylor, miles Jupp, Richard Osman and Jack Dee.
More info here or call 01315 296000
Strictly Come Dancing: The Live Tour
P&J Live, Aberdeen, January 21-22
The show’s 2018 winner, Stacey Dooley, is joined by a selection of celebrities and professional dancers for the ultimate dance spectacular.
Make sure to double-check event websites and weather warnings before travelling.
For more events around Scotland, pick up a copy of our February issue!