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Digs hosts wanted for EdFringe

Digs hosts wanted for EdFringe

EdFringe teams up with TheatreDigsBooker.com

The Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society is urging Edinburgh residents to join up as with TheatreDigsBooker to host fringe participants during August.

March 13, 2019 | By | 1 Reply More
Strange Town’s New Patron

Strange Town’s New Patron

Youth company marks tenth year:

Edinburgh’s Strange Town youth theatre is marking its tenth anniversary year with the announcement of actor Tallulah Greive as its Patron.

March 8, 2019 | By | Reply More
Austen Rom-com for Lyceum

Austen Rom-com for Lyceum

Lyceum announced Pride and Prejudice* (*sort of) for Jan 2020:

The Lyceum is picking up the Blood of the Young, Tron co-production of Pride and Prejudice* (*sort of) for a six venue UK tour, hitting its own stage in January next year, 2020.

March 6, 2019 | By | 1 Reply More
Lion King On Sale

Lion King On Sale

Playhouse tickets on sale today:

Tickets for the Christmas season 2019/20 performances of The Lion King at Edinburgh Playhouse have gone on sale today, Wednesday 6 March 2019

March 6, 2019 | By | Reply More
Actor Stabbed

Actor Stabbed

Actor Tam Dean Burn Stabbed in Edinburgh:

Leith-born actor Tam Dean Burn has been stabbed, after leaving an event at the Scottish Poetry Library in Crichton’s Close on the Canongate.

March 4, 2019 | By | Reply More
Forth Fringe Open Call

Forth Fringe Open Call

Forth CT to stage Once On This Island:

Forth Children’s Theatre has announced its EdFringe 2019 production will be Once On This Island, with open auditions in April after its Spring production has finished.

March 1, 2019 | By | Reply More
Hairspray Open Call

Hairspray Open Call

Balerno TC announce December 2019 production:

Balerno Theatre Company has put out an open casting call for its December 2019 amateur production of Hairspray, the Broadway Musical.

March 1, 2019 | By | Reply More
Lion King Tickets Onsale Dates

Lion King Tickets Onsale Dates

Bristol, Edinburgh tickets announced:

Ticket details for the 20th anniversary tour of The Lion King have been announced with tickets for the Bristol Hippodrome dates on sale today, Wednesday 27 February 2019, from 8am.

February 27, 2019 | By | Reply More
Theatre Uncut Shortlist

Theatre Uncut Shortlist

Save Leith Walk play up for award:

A play inspired by the Save Leith Walk campaign and Dylan Thomas’s Under Milk Wood is on the eight-strong shortlist for the inaugural Theatre Uncut Political Playwriting Award.

February 25, 2019 | By | Reply More
Forbidden Planet Open Call

Forbidden Planet Open Call

ELT to Return to Forbidden Planet in June:

Edinburgh Little Theatre has put out an open call for auditions for its June 2019 production of the Olivier award-winning classic Shakespearean Rock’n’Roll musical Return to the Forbidden Planet.

February 25, 2019 | By | Reply More