Amateurs

Room 29 Go Online

Room 29 Go Online

New show to replace postponed EdFringe production:

Edinburgh’s Room 29 Theatre has today, Monday 15 June 2020, put out an open call for an amateur production of I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change, to be staged online at the end of July.

June 15, 2020 | By | Reply More
Gang Show Cancels

Gang Show Cancels

No Edinburgh Gang Show in 2020:

The Edinburgh Gang Show Management Team has announced that it has cancelled this year’s show because of ongoing concerns about Covid-19.

May 28, 2020 | By | 1 Reply More
Broadway Bound 2020

Broadway Bound 2020

Easter school continues in lockdown

While many Easter holiday performance schemes have decided not to run during Covid-19 lockdown, one school has stayed resolutely open and is even going to give its annual concert – online.

April 17, 2020 | By | Reply More
Big Bare Quiz

Big Bare Quiz

Bare Productions to host online musicals pub quiz:

The folk at Edinburgh’s Bare Productions are to host an online Musical Theatre pub quiz this Friday 10 April 2020 at 8pm through their Facebook page.

April 4, 2020 | By | 1 Reply More
More shows off

More shows off

Two more amateur shows postpone:

This week’s production of Men Should Weep at the Church Hill Theatre has been postponed as one of the EPT company has been diagnosed with Covid-19, the coronavirus.

March 16, 2020 | By | Reply More
King’s, Festival & Studio dark

King’s, Festival & Studio dark

Capital Theatres “cancels or postpones” all March & April shows

Capital Theatres, which runs the King’s, the Festival and the Studio theatres, has announced that it is cancelling or postponing all performances at the three venues in March and April 2020.

March 16, 2020 | By | 1 Reply More
SCDA One Acts cancelled

SCDA One Acts cancelled

Finals and Eastern Division round cancelled but EPT take precautions:

The Scottish finals and the Eastern Division round of the SCDA One Act Festival have been cancelled as the Byre Theatre is cancelling all public events until Sunday May 31 2020.

March 13, 2020 | By | Reply More
Cavalleria Rusticana

Cavalleria Rusticana

★★★★☆  effective:

Edinburgh Studio Opera has followed a path of noire inevitability into the dark heart of Mascagni’s Cavalleria Rusticana, the tale of a returning soldier, a spurned lover and a vengeful secret told.

March 6, 2020 | By | Reply More
Anything Goes

Anything Goes

★★★★★    It’s the Tops!

Everything goes extremely well in Southern Light’s take on the timeless Cole Porter musical, playing at the King’s this week until Saturday.

March 4, 2020 | By | Reply More
Getting a kick out of SLO…

Getting a kick out of SLO…

It’s De-Lovely at the King’s this week:

Edinburgh’s oldest musical theatre company, Southern Light Opera, is taking to the High Seas this week with a production of Cole Porter’s breakthrough musical, Anything Goes, at the King’s.

February 26, 2020 | By | Reply More