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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
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
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
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