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Tynecastle drama

Tynecastle drama

McCrae’s Battalion play for Hearts’ ground:

Tynecastle Park is to become home to off the pitch drama during this year’s fringe with a new play about McRae’s Battalion playing out in an an immersive production around the stands.

July 13, 2018 | By | Reply More
Kinky Boots Cast

Kinky Boots Cast

Casting Announced for Kinky Boots:

Edinburgh is to get split casting for the lead role of Lola in Kinky Boots, when it arrives at the Edinburgh Playhouse for its five week run over Christmas.

July 6, 2018 | By | Reply More
Casting call beyond the Fringe

Casting call beyond the Fringe

Grads audition dates for November show:

The Grads have announced July 2018 audition dates for their production of Samuel Adamson’s 2007 adaptation of Pedro Almodovar’s movie, All About My Mother.

July 6, 2018 | By | Reply More
Highland hiccup

Highland hiccup

Pop goes from musical:

Peggy Lark’s American company has lost an actor from its six-strong cast and needs to recast the role of Pop in its EdFringe 2018 musical Highland Seranade.

July 6, 2018 | By | Reply More
O’Loughlin quits Traverse

O’Loughlin quits Traverse

Traverse AD heads to London Guildhall:

Orla O’Loughlin has announced that she is to leave her post as artistic director of the Traverse this autumn with her last directing role as Traverse AD being Kieran Hurley’s Mouthpiece, opening December 1.

July 4, 2018 | By | Reply More
Calling all actors

Calling all actors

Amateur & professionals needed for research project:

Actors spend their on-stage lives creating new personalities for the characters they portray, but little is known about the psychological profile of the actors themselves.

July 1, 2018 | By | Reply More
In Formation

In Formation

Details of second Formation Festival:

The second Formation Festival, organised by Annexe Arts Hub, has been announced for Assembly Roxy, with 17 different productions being staged over six days.

June 30, 2018 | By | 1 Reply More
Converse for Leith Walk Campaign

Converse for Leith Walk Campaign

Pandorum support Save Leith Walk campaign
Mikey Burnett’s Capital Converse is to be revived for two performances at Leith Depot by Edinburgh-based Pandorum Theatre, in support of the Save Leith Walk campaign.

June 27, 2018 | By | Reply More
EIF opener – free ticket details

EIF opener – free ticket details

15,000 free tickets for EIF Opening Event:

15,000 free tickets are to be made available online for Five Telegrams, the opening event of this year’s Edinburgh International Festival on Friday 3 August 2018 at 10.30pm.

June 25, 2018 | By | Reply More
Lyceum wins gender equality award

Lyceum wins gender equality award

50/50 applause playwright award for Lyceum:

The Royal Lyceum is one of only two UK theatres to win the International Centre for Women Playwrights 50/50 Applause award for gender parity in its playwrights.

June 12, 2018 | By | Reply More