International celebration of #EdFringe’s 70th anniversary
The Edinburgh fringe is leading plans for an inaugural World Fringe Day on July 11, to acknowledge the 70th anniversary of what would become the Edinburgh fringe.
Gilded Balloon programmes Rose Theatre for #EdFringe:
The new Rose Theatre, Peter Schaufuss £1.8M conversion project from the former Charlotte Methodist Chapel, will be programmed by the Gilded Balloon for this year’s fringe.
Casting call for #EdFringe Steampunk Opera:
New Edinburgh company Thistle N’ Thorn productions is to stage Paul Shapera’s steampunk opera, Dolls of New Albion at edFringe 2017 and has issued an open casting call to audition for the production.
Grassmarket Projects Crowdfunding for fringe
Grassmarket Projects is crowdfunding the costs of hiring a venue to stage Doglife, the second part of the Doubting Thomas Trilogy, at the 2017 fringe.
Black Bat open call for #EdFringe musical
Black Bat Productions has put out an open call for its 2017 #EdFringe production of Nathaniel Brimmer-Beller, darkly glistening Mack the Knife.
Casting call for new amateur theatre company:
New Edinburgh-based amateur theatre company Gin & Chronic has put out a casting call for its first production, Elegy for an Echo, to be staged at the fringe in 2017.
Strange Town post casting call for Hibs Play:
Easter Road stadium is to become a venue at the 2017 fringe, staging a new community play about the history of Hibernian Football Club.
Open #EdFringe casting call for Sister Act:
Edinburgh University Footlights will return to the Fringe this year, 2017, after a 20 year hiatus and has issued an open call for auditions for its production of Sister Act.
Open casting call for #EdFringe production:
Edinburgh University Savoy Opera Group has put out an open casting call for its Edinburgh fringe 2017 production of Stephen Sondheim and George Furth’s Company.
Open auditions for #EdFringe amateur musical:
Shiny new Edinburgh amateur musicals company Room 29 Theatre is starting its performing life with a new production of It Shoulda Been You at EdFringe 2017 and has issued an open call for auditions.