Assembly Roxy Listings

Upcoming shows at the Assembly Roxy

Assembly Roxy
Assembly Roxy, 2 Roxburgh Place, EH8 9SU. Phone booking: 0131 623 3030

Assembly Roxy

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November 2019

The Union and the Crown
Wed 6/Thurs 7 Nov 2019
Evening: 7.30pm.
Elfie Picket Theatre return to Assembly Roxy following their ART Award-winning piece Ane City with a daring new piece of current political theatre that journeys through Scotland’s vast and exciting historical timeline and examines the constant exploitation of the working class. Book here.

Wed 6, Fri 8, Thurs 14, Sat 16 Nov 2019
Evenings: 8pm.
Bloodied sheets, scattered belongings. A body, crumpled amongst piles of trash. Armed with nothing but the discarded items she is found in, we follow one woman’s rageful reckoning with romance. Created by Estlin Love in collaboration with Al Seed. Book here.

Thurs 7, Sat 9, Wed 13, Fri 15 Nov 2019
Evenings: 8pm.
In a place where the only food is salt and the only companions to be found are those that can be conjured from the objects around her, she hides under a table. Terrible rumblings can be heard above: of monsters; or something worse? By Fiona Oliver-Larkin in collaboration with and directed by Al Seed. Book here.

Fri 8/Sat 9 Nov 2019
Evening: 7.30pm.
Three new plays devised and performed by people with lived experience. Questioning what Home means to each of us, we ask how Home can be safe and secure for everyone. Book here.

Fri 22/Sat 23 Nov 2019
Evening: 7.30pm.
Twa stories in one: a re-telling of the myth of Philomela, the Athenian princess whose tongue has been cut out – based on the version in Ovid’s Metamorphoses – interwoven with a contemporary tale about a woman who has been silenced in different ways. Each finds resistance through the creative act. Book here.

Daphne, or Hellfire
Fri 29/Sat 30 Nov 2019
Evening: 8pm.
Inspired by Ovid’s myth, Daphne and Apollo, Isla Cowan’s new ecofeminist drama recasts Daphne as an impassioned environmentalist, battling big business, a boastful boyfriend and a pressurising father. Book here.