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Listings 15 – 22 Oct 2017

Listings 15 – 22 Oct 2017

On Edinburgh’s Stages (and surrounding woodlands!) this week…
Cracking stuff this week, thanks to an immense double dose of work at the Lyceum, the SMHAF taking off and the arrival of a classic from the National Theatre at the Festival Theatre.

October 18, 2017 | By | Reply More
Mark Lockyer Interview

Mark Lockyer Interview

Interview with Mark Lockyer:

Actor Mark Lockyer trained at RADA. Over the last 30 years he’s performed at the National Theatre, Royal Shakespeare Company, Old Vic, Young Vic and the Royal Court; he’s worked with Ken Campbell, Mark Rylance and Sam Mendes.

October 16, 2017 | By | Reply More
Open Script Call

Open Script Call

Gin & Chronic seeks new work:

Edinburgh-based Gin & Chronic Theatre Company, has put out an open call for play scripts with the loose theme of growth, to be developed for performance by the company.

October 15, 2017 | By | Reply More
La Belle Helene

La Belle Helene

★★★☆☆ Fizzing:

Fun and flighty, Opera Camerata has ensured that they leave us wanting more, with a production of Offenbach’s La Belle Helene at the Church Hill Theatre which hits its high notes.

October 14, 2017 | By | Reply More
Dogfight Casting Call

Dogfight Casting Call

Junior callout for Scottish premiere

Junior amateur musicals company Shoogly Peg Productions, has put out an open call for its February 2018 production of Pasek and Paul’s 2012 musical, Dogfight.

October 13, 2017 | By | Reply More
Young actors company call-out

Young actors company call-out

Annexe Arts open audition for 16-25 year-olds
Annexe Arts, the new city centre youth arts hub in Merchant Street, has put out an open call for performers to join its young company.

October 13, 2017 | By | Reply More
Guys & Dolls Casting Call

Guys & Dolls Casting Call

EMT to stage Guys and Dolls, May 2018:

Amateur musicals company Edinburgh Music Theatre has put out an open call for its May 2018 production of Guys and Dolls at the King’s Theatre.

October 12, 2017 | By | Reply More
EdFringe Poster Comp

EdFringe Poster Comp

Details for 2018 EdFringe Schools Competition

The Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society has appointed Ursula Kam-Ling Cheng as champion artist for the annual Fringe Schools Poster Competition, which opens today.

October 11, 2017 | By | Reply More
Listings: 8-15 Oct. 2017

Listings: 8-15 Oct. 2017

On Edinburgh’s Stages this week…

Fans of small scale work will have to be making desperate decisions this week, what with the number of great shows in town, and so much happening at the same time – there are seven shows opening or having one-off events on Wednesday alone.

October 10, 2017 | By | Reply More
The Kite Runner

The Kite Runner

★★★★☆     Emotional:

Raw and powerful, the stage adaptation of Khaled Hosseini’s best-selling novel The Kite Runner has lost none of its edge as it returns to the King’s for a week-long run, three years after it was last here.

October 10, 2017 | By | Reply More