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Imaginate 2021 Call-Out

Imaginate 2021 Call-Out

Children’s Festival modifies format for 2021:

Imaginate has put a call-out for ideas from Scottish companies of projects to run in a modified 2021 Edinburgh International Children’s Festival, which is slated for 26 May to 6 June.

July 10, 2020 | By | Reply More
Six Drives In

Six Drives In

Divorced, Beheaded, Drive in at Ingliston:

Six The Musical is to play eight performances at the Royal Highland Centre from Tuesday 1 to Sunday 6 September 2020 as part of the Utilita Live From The Drive-In arena tour.

July 3, 2020 | By | Reply More
Playfulness Online

Playfulness Online

PlayfulFest goes online for second edition:

Edinburgh’s bi-annual PlayfulFest has gone online for 2020, with ten events scheduled to take place from Thursday 4 to Saturday 6 June 2020.

June 3, 2020 | By | Reply More
Playhouse dark to Aug 2

Playhouse dark to Aug 2

All ATG theatres closed to Sunday 2 August:

Ambassador Theatre Group, owners of the Edinburgh Playhouse, has today, Wed 3 June, confirmed that all its UK theatres will be closed at least until Sunday August 2, 2020.

June 3, 2020 | By | Reply More
Scenes for Survival online

Scenes for Survival online

NTS launches crisis-response online project:

The first six pieces of the National Theatre of Scotland’s season of short digital artworks, Scenes for Survival, launches tonight, Wednesday 27 May 2020, and will remain online for two years.

May 27, 2020 | By | 1 Reply More
Strictly Ballroom Reschedules

Strictly Ballroom Reschedules

New 2022 dates for Edinburgh Playhouse:

Strictly Ballroom the Musical, staring Kevin Clifton has rescheduled its planned tour putting its dates back a year to 2021/22, arriving at the Edinburgh Playhouse in March 2022.

May 20, 2020 | By | Reply More
Hidden Door goes Live Online

Hidden Door goes Live Online

Regular Thursday show for pop-up arts fest:

Edinburgh’s Hidden Door has announced a new web series, the Hidden Door Live Show, which will live stream on Thursday nights, alternating between Facebook and Instagram.

May 17, 2020 | By | Reply More
New Ayckbourn gets audio stream

New Ayckbourn gets audio stream

Alan Ayckbourn to star in and direct 84th play:

Anno Domino, a “very contemporary response to the current situation” by veteran playwright Alan Ayckbourn, is to get its world premiere on an exclusive audio stream on the Stephen Joseph Theatre website.

May 17, 2020 | By | 1 Reply More
Trav Young Writers go online

Trav Young Writers go online

Online Scratch showcase for new plays

The Traverse Young Writers Group has been meeting online since March and is now set to release scratch performances of plays written during lockdown, starting from tonight, Saturday May 16 2020 at 8pm.

May 16, 2020 | By | Reply More
Tell-Tale Heart a flutter

Tell-Tale Heart a flutter

Horror Fest’s Poe perf gets limited stream:

Tegan Gourlay’s performance of Edgar Allan Poe’s gothic masterpiece, The Tell-Tale Heart, is to get a limited streaming on YouTube for 48 hours from Friday 15 may 2020 at 8pm.

May 15, 2020 | By | Reply More