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The Gang is Back

The Gang is Back

Edinburgh Gang Show ready for 58th season:

The full run through is done, band call has passed and now the Edinburgh Gang Show is ready to take over the King’s Theatre for the 2017 edition of the annual production it has been staging since 1960.

November 19, 2017 | By | Reply More
VPT goes full-length

VPT goes full-length

Village Pub Theatre to stage full-length immersive production:

Leith’s Village Pub Theatre, the playwright collective specialising in script-in-hand performances of new work, is to stage a full length production The Sunnyside Centre, at the Hibs Supporters Club.

November 18, 2017 | By | Reply More
Cabaret

Cabaret

★★★★☆ Chilling:

Chilling in all the right places, the revival of the award-winning tour of Cabaret starring Will Young as the Emcee feels as important a piece of musical theatre as it ever did.

November 18, 2017 | By | Reply More
Arbery seek AD & SM for EdFringe 2018

Arbery seek AD & SM for EdFringe 2018

Assistant director and stage manager wanted for Fringe:

Edinburgh-based Arbery Productions has put out an open call to fill the assistant director and stage manager posts on its two EdFringe 2018 productions.

November 17, 2017 | By | Reply More
Grads announce 2018 shows

Grads announce 2018 shows

Almodovar, Shakespeare and Wood for EGTG:

The Edinburgh Graduate Theatre Group has announced its 2018 productions with four full length shows added to its entries to the SCDA’s one act competition.

November 16, 2017 | By | Reply More
Linehan Extends Contract at EIF

Linehan Extends Contract at EIF

EIF director extends to 2022:

Fergus Linehan, has extended his contract as director of the EIF until 2022, promising to “developing new initiatives that will support the continued growth and development” of the festival.

November 16, 2017 | By | Reply More
Who’s Afraid of… Auditions?

Who’s Afraid of… Auditions?

New company issue open call for classic Albee:

New company Galloping Cat Productions has put out a casting call for a new production of Edward Albee’s Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, to be staged at Assembly Roxy in February 2018.

November 14, 2017 | By | Reply More
Loserville Casting Call

Loserville Casting Call

FCT to stage Loserville for April show:

Forth Children’s Theatre has put out an open casting call for its junior production of Loserville which will play Edinburgh Academy in April 2018.

November 13, 2017 | By | Reply More
Bare Productions announces debut

Bare Productions announces debut

New company’s open call for Charlie Brown:

New amateur musical theatre company Bare Productions was launched on Saturday night with the announcement that its debut production will be You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown.

November 13, 2017 | By | Reply More
Blue Stockings

Blue Stockings

★★★☆☆    Fierce

There is a real sense of anger and fight to the EUTC’s production of Jessica Swale’s Blue Stockings at the Bedlam to Saturday, about the first female students at Cambridge University.

November 9, 2017 | By | 2 Replies More