Edinburgh University Shakespeare Society

EUSC Open Call

EUSC Open Call

Much Ado About Nothing for EdFringe:

Edinburgh University Shakespeare Society is to stage its first ever EdFringe production and has put out and open call to auditions for Much Ado About Nothing, running in week three of EdFringe 2018.

May 1, 2018 | By | Reply More
Merchants of Little Venice

Merchants of Little Venice

Pre-WW2 setting for EUSC:
Shakespeare’s Merchant of Venice is to get a new production this week which uses the play’s problematic issues of anti-semitism to explore intolerance and racism in 1930s Britain.

March 10, 2015 | By | Reply More
The Tempest – Review

The Tempest – Review

✭✭✭✩✩ Bristles with physicality

Roaring out onto the Pleasance Theatre’s specially constructed thrust stage, this is a Tempest which bristles with physicality and thrills knowingly with contemporary twists.

March 8, 2014 | By | Reply More
Review – Coriolanus

Review – Coriolanus

Bloody retribution, a few slit throats and a mother’s surprising influence make sure that there are few uneventful moments in Edinburgh University Shakespeare Company’s starkly 80s take on Shakespeare’s great tragedy of Coriolanus.

February 28, 2013 | By | Reply More
University companies cover classics

University companies cover classics

A pair of under-performed classics from either end of the 17th century are to get rare performances from Edinburgh University companies this week with EUSC’s Coriolanus and ESO’s King Arthur

February 25, 2013 | By | Reply More