Archive for March, 2020

White Easter Egg

White Easter Egg

Catherine Wheels’ White gets Easter streaming

Catherine Wheels are to live stream Any Manley’s smash hit children’s theatre play White for free on YouTube over the Easter weekend, Friday 10 – Monday 13 April 2020.

March 31, 2020 | By | Reply More
Covid latest news

Covid latest news

Latest updates on effects of Covid lockdown

EdFringe to announce this week; Creative Scotland announces funding package for creative community; Traverse shutters to June; King’s refurb on ice.

March 31, 2020 | By | Reply More
Cultural quickies

Cultural quickies

Edinburgh’s responses to Covid-19

With everyone having to stay at home, and all the theatres and TV studios dark, it seems that every actor and their cat has started up a daily YouTube or Facebook Live show.

March 27, 2020 | By | Reply More
7,000 tune in to Stand

7,000 tune in to Stand

First Saturday Night Live from The Stand a hit:

Almost 7,000 people tuned in live to watch the Edinburgh Stand comedy club’s first ever Saturday Night Live streaming event on Youtube.

March 22, 2020 | By | Reply More
Scenes for Survival

Scenes for Survival

NTS creates online theatre project, supports artists:

The National Theatre of Scotland (NTS) is to deliver a digital season of new theatre, fulfilling its “without walls” remit and providing support to theatre practitioners.

March 21, 2020 | By | Reply More
Comedy keeps Standing

Comedy keeps Standing

The Stand to stream Saturday Night Live free

Edinburgh’s Stand has announced it is to live stream its Saturday Night Live show, this Saturday 21 March 2020. The stream will be free, with donations welcome.

March 20, 2020 | By | Reply More
Donate your ticket!

Donate your ticket!

Support theatres, donate your cancelled ticket

Theatre goers are being asked to support theatres by donating the cost of tickets for cancelled events back to the theatre involved.

March 18, 2020 | By | Reply More
Anger at government “advice”

Anger at government “advice”

Government’s refusal to ban social gatherings slammed, but theatres aren’t giving up the day job just yet.

The Government has been attacked for insisting on providing “advice” to the public on social distancing and to organisers in pulling public events, rather than providing clear instructions to do so.

March 18, 2020 | By | Reply More
Covid-19 Theatre status

Covid-19 Theatre status

The current status of Edinburgh’s theatres due to Covid-19:

As the Covid-19 situation changes hourly, this page contains the current open or closed status of each Edinburgh theatre.

March 17, 2020 | By | Reply More
More shows off

More shows off

Two more amateur shows postpone:

This week’s production of Men Should Weep at the Church Hill Theatre has been postponed as one of the EPT company has been diagnosed with Covid-19, the coronavirus.

March 16, 2020 | By | Reply More