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Lyceum to touch void

Lyceum to touch void

Lyceum announces Bristol Old Vic co-pros for 2018:

A new David Greig adaptation of Touching the Void and the return of Wils Wilson at the helm for Twelfth Night will feature in the Lyceum’s 2018/19 season.

November 8, 2017 | By | Reply More
The Ash Girl

The Ash Girl

★★★☆☆ Dark tales

Christmas theatre has come early and in the darkest of garb to the Assembly Roxy as the 3rd year MGA acting students give an intriguing account of Timberlake Wertenbaker’s The Ash Girl.

November 8, 2017 | By | Reply More
Rent for Shoogly summer school

Rent for Shoogly summer school

Shoogly Peg Productions to stage Rent at King’s:

The Edinburgh based youth company Shoogly Peg Productions is to stage Rent the Musical as its intensive summer programme at the King’s Theatre in July 2018.

November 3, 2017 | By | Reply More
Culture Fund gets £50K

Culture Fund gets £50K

Tattoo donates £50K to council fund:

The Edinburgh city council’s Culture Project Fund, launched in January, has been boosted by a £50K donation from the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo as part of a pilot project between the two bodies.

November 3, 2017 | By | Reply More
EdFringe extends survey

EdFringe extends survey

Extra 10 days to take survey into staffing at EdFringe venues:

The Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society has extended the time available to fill in its survey into staffing in Edinburgh fringe venues until Friday 10 November 2017.

November 3, 2017 | By | Reply More
It’s Leith again for Hidden Door

It’s Leith again for Hidden Door

Pop-up Festival returns to Leith Theatre for 2018:
Hidden Door, the multi-arts pop-up festival is to return to Leith Theatre for its 2018 offering and has announced plans to run events in the nearby State Cinema building.

November 3, 2017 | By | Reply More
Rock of Ages

Rock of Ages

★★★☆☆ Codpiece rock-out:

Big and silly, much like the hair, Allegro’s production of retro Eighties soft-rock musical Rock of Ages at the Church Hill knows how to hit the highs with ease.

November 2, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More
The One

The One

★★★☆☆ Revealing:

Smart, sexy and disturbingly dark, the EUTC’s production of Vicky Jones’ first play, The One, is getting a limited two date run at the Bedlam this week.

November 2, 2017 | By | Reply More
Les Mis Casting Call

Les Mis Casting Call

Captivate open call for youth showcase

Captivate Theatre has put out an open casting call for its production of Les Miserables which it is reviving for the Brunton in February and the Edinburgh fringe in August.

November 2, 2017 | By | Reply More
Kinky Boots for Playhouse

Kinky Boots for Playhouse

Kinky Boots announced as Xmas 2018 show:

The Playhouse is to welcome the smash hit musical Kinky Boots, featuring songs by Cyndi Lauper, for its Scottish premiere in  December 2018.

November 1, 2017 | By | Reply More