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Audrey is Amélie

Audrey is Amélie

Lead announced for Amélie The Musical:

Audrey Brisson, the French-Canadian star of stage and screen has been confirmed to play the iconic altruist Amélie Poulain in Amélie The Musical touring to the Edinburgh King’s in June 2019 with dates at the Glasgow King’s in August.

February 21, 2019 | By | Reply More
One Acts Ride Again

One Acts Ride Again

SCDA One Act Festival:

A new trophy will be unveiled at the Edinburgh District leg of the 2019 Scottish Community Drama Association’s one act play competition, which plays at the Church Hill Theatre this week.

February 18, 2019 | By | 2 Replies More
Showcase Call-out

Showcase Call-out

Annual Showcase Auditions:

Showcase, the amateur musical theatre company which exists to raise money for McMillan Cancer Support, has put out an open audition call for new members and announced its 2019 schedule.

February 17, 2019 | By | Reply More
Arbery seeks EdFringe partners

Arbery seeks EdFringe partners

Two 45 min shows sought:

Arbery Productions is offering two free, one-week slots at this year’s EdFringe to Edinburgh-based companies with “exciting and contemporary” shows to promote.

February 16, 2019 | By | Reply More
New Traverse Shows

New Traverse Shows

Shows announced for May and June:

Work from Rona Munro, Strange Town, Annie George and Harry Josephine Giles will feature in productions in the Traverse’s May-June 2019 programme.

February 14, 2019 | By | Reply More
Jaymi Hensley is Joseph

Jaymi Hensley is Joseph

Dreamcoat role for Union J star:

An excited Union J star Jaymi Hensley will be in the title role when the latest tour of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat arrives at the Edinburgh Playhouse in March 2019.

February 8, 2019 | By | Reply More
Grinch set to steal Festival Xmas

Grinch set to steal Festival Xmas

Grinch musical for Festival Theatre:

The first ever UK tour of Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical will play both Edinburgh’s Festival Theatre and Glasgow’s SEC in November 2019.

February 8, 2019 | By | Reply More
Breaking the chains

Breaking the chains

Ghost The Musical returns, unchained:

Bill Kenwright’s 2019 tour of Ghost the Musical arrives in Edinburgh with the spectre of its previous visit’s miscasting firmly put to rest, as proper musical theatre stars take over the main roles.

February 1, 2019 | By | Reply More
Lesley Joseph for Miss Hannigan

Lesley Joseph for Miss Hannigan

Lesley Joseph to star in Annie tour for Edinburgh:

Lesley Joseph will play the role of Miss Hannigan when the touring production of Annie visits the Edinburgh Playhouse in September and October 2019.

January 31, 2019 | By | Reply More
Open Call for White

Open Call for White

EUTC to stage UK premiere of James Ijames’ comedy:

The Edinburgh University Theatre Company has put out an open call for its UK premiere of James Ijames’ White, a comedy about race, gender and the place of art in an absurdly divided society.

January 30, 2019 | By | Reply More