Festival City Theatres Trust

CS calls emergency board meeting

CS calls emergency board meeting

Creative Scotland responds to pressure over RFO cuts:

Creative Scotland has today, Tuesday 30 January 2018, responded to pressure from across the theatre community at the removal of 20 organisations from its network of Regularly Funded Organisations.

January 30, 2018 | By | Reply More
Shock cuts to theatre companies

Shock cuts to theatre companies

Mixed results in Creative Scotland’s latest funding round:

Edinburgh’s Catherine Wheels and Lung Ha’s theatre companies have had 100% core funding cuts in a day of mixed fortune for the city’s theatre as Creative Scotland announced its latest funding round.

January 25, 2018 | By | 1 Reply More
Cox for King’s

Cox for King’s

Brian Cox made honorary patron for King’s campaign:
Scottish actor Brian Cox is to become honorary patron of the £25m campaign to transform the King’s Theatre for future generations.

June 28, 2017 | By | Reply More
King’s set for £25M refurb

King’s set for £25M refurb

CEC orange lights £25M King’s Theatre project:
Plans by the Festival City Theatre’s Trust for an extensive £25 million redevelopment project at the King’s Theatre have passed their first hurdle with the City of Edinburgh Council.

March 28, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More
Attic Collective launched

Attic Collective launched

New new platform for emerging theatre talent:
The Festival City Theatres Trust has launched a new young people’s theatre company, The Attic Collective, as a talent development initiative for 16 to 25 year-olds.

April 26, 2016 | By | 2 Replies More
FCTT appoints new board members

FCTT appoints new board members

The Festival City Theatres Trust has appointed two new members to its board.

May 9, 2014 | By | Reply More
FCTT board needs new blood

FCTT board needs new blood

The Board of the Festival City Theatres Trust has announced that it is looking to appoint two new directors in early 2014.

December 19, 2013 | By | Reply More
Free Madness today!

Free Madness today!

Festival City Theatres is today (Monday) giving away a limited number of free tickets to the Wednesday show of the Madness jukebox musical, Our House.

October 14, 2013 | By | Reply More
Edinburgh nominees in UK Theatre Awards

Edinburgh nominees in UK Theatre Awards

Cerin Richardson, the Learning and Participation Manager at the Festival City Theatres Trust, has been nominated in the Theatre Employee/Manager of the Year category in the UK Theatre Awards.

September 26, 2013 | By | Reply More
Snowman & Carol extend theatre to new audiences

Snowman & Carol extend theatre to new audiences

The Festival Theatre is to stage a one-off “relaxed” performance of The Snowman on Friday 14, to benefit children with complex additional and behavioural needs.

And a similar performance of the National Theatre of Scotland’s award-winning A Christmas Carol is to be staged in Kirkcaldy, Fife, on Sunday 16.

December 12, 2012 | By | Reply More