Amateur Company Listings

Upcoming productions from Edinburgh’s amateur companies.

(Click on the name of the show to go to its ticketing site).

May

Mon 29 April – Sat 4 May 2019
Fondly Remembered (ETA)
St Ninian’s Hall, 40 Comely Bank, EH4 1AG
Evenings: 7.30pm; Mat Sat: 2.30pm.
Edinburgh Theatre Arts present Gareth Armstrong’s play about a group of friends who gather to celebrate the life of a man who had left an indelible mark on all their lives. But who are they remembering? As old friendships rekindle, they unearth old memories, resentments and disappointments in this wickedly funny play full of revelations, rediscoveries and revenges. Book here.

Wed 15 May to Sat 18 May 2019
Annie Get Your Gun (Encore)
The Brunton Ladywell Way, Musselburgh, East Lothian EH21 6AA. Phone booking: 0131 665 2240
Evenings: 7.30pm.
Encore theatre company with the feel-good musical based on the true story of Annie Oakley, which is packed with such great songs as There’s No Business Like Show Business and Anything You Can Do. Book here.

Wed 15 May to Sat 18 May 2019
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (Leitheatre)
The Studio, 22 Potterrow, EH8 9BL. Phone booking: 0131 529 6000
Evenings: 7.30pm.
Tennessee Williams’ portrayal of a day in the life of the Pollitt family, wealthy plantation owners in 1950s’ American Deep South. A powerfully written work with strong and diverse characters, and themes of repression and dishonesty in relation to disputed wealth, dysfunctional family relationships and sexuality and mendacity. Book here.

Wed 29 May – Sat 1 June 2019
It Runs In The Family (EPT)
Church Hill Theatre 33a Morningside Road, EH10 4DR
Wed – Fri: 7.30pm; Sat: 2.30pm.
Fast-paced farce by Ray Cooney set in a hospital where a senior doctor mismanages a chaotic series of events on the most important day of his career. Involving the head of the hospital, a policeman, a geriatric patient, a matron or two and the number 27 bus, there are mistaken identities galore and much serious mayhem ensues…  Book here.

June

Tuesday 4 – Saturday 8 June 2019.
The Lark (EGTG)
Bellfield Portobello, EH15 3PB
Evenings: 7.30pm.
Against the backdrop of one of the world’s longest wars, a 17 year old peasant girl led an army of men into battle and carved a victory that defined France. She claimed God told her to do it; the church says she’s a witch and should be burnt alive.  Book here.

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