Scottish Storytelling Centre Listings

Upcoming shows at the Scottish Storytelling Centre

Scottish Storytelling Centre
43-45 High St, Edinburgh EH1 1SR.
Phone booking: 0131 556 9579
Website: https://scottishstorytellingcentre.

The Scottish Storytelling Centre. Pic: Thom Dibdin

A vibrant arts venue situated next to John Knox House – with which it shares a box office – with a seasonal programme of live storytelling, theatre, music, exhibitions, workshops, family events and festivals.

Click on the name of the show or the Book Here link for more information and to go to its ticketing site.

September 2022

(There Are) No Strangers Here
Fri 9 – Sat 10 Sept 2022
Evenings: 7.30pm; Sat mat: 2.30pm.
Scotland a few years hence. Catastrophic climate change has forced millions north. In a small town, two refugees are billeted on Agnes and Danny. Wrestling with different customs and philosophies, all four find new purpose and friendships. Book here.

Love and Madness
Tue 20 Sept 2022
Evenings: 7.30pm.
NB: The Monday 19 September performance has been cancelled.
Love & Madness is the culmination of a 12-day Clown and Commedia workshop by Shifting Sands who have run similar projects at Theatre Delicatessen, London; TUT Clown School, Hanover; Theatre Haus Mitte, Berlin; College Street Studio, Nottingham; Deda Dance Centre, Derby. Book here.

The People Woke Up
Thursday 29 Sept 2022
Evenings: 7.30pm.
The 2020 Revolution in Belarus

The People’s Consulate of Belarus in Scotland with acclaimed human rights theatre company ice&fire present the world premiere of a new dramatic work that tells the stories of people whose lives were changed forever in Belarus in 2020. Book here.

October 2022

Storm Lantern
Saturday 8 October 2022
Evening: 7.30pm.
Written by Duncan Kidd. Produced by Strange Town.

It only takes one voice to resist. Caught by the Nazis distributing forbidden leaflets, Sophie Scholl is facing the guillotine. Only one route remains: confession and betrayal of everything she stood for… but will she take it? What would you be willing to die for?. Book here.