Join us for a celebration of the ‘heav'n-taught ploughman' through poetry and a virtual guided tour from his time in the capital
Edinburgh World Heritage presents
Burns in the Burgh
Join us for a celebration of the ‘heav'n-taught ploughman' through poetry readings and a virtual guided tour of the places particularly associated with the bard from his time in the capital from 1786 to 1788.
Special guests include Scottish actors Derek Riddell (Shetland, No Angels), John Gordon Sinclair (Gregory's Girl, Traces) and Dr Pauline Mackay, lecturer in Robert Burns Studies at the University of Glasgow and Associate Director at the Centre for Robert Burns Studies
Tickets are £4 for members and £8 for non-members
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Date: Thursday 28 January 2021
Start time: 6pm
Venue: Zoom online (you'll receive joining info in your confirmation email)