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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
School theatre open call

School theatre open call

Imaginate & NTS want existing production for children:
Theatre in Schools Scotland has issued an open call for an existing work aimed at children and young people to tour to schools in autumn 2018.

June 17, 2017 | By | Reply More
EICF Opening Weekend

EICF Opening Weekend

★★★★☆ Imagination reigns:
The Edinburgh International Children’s Festival kicked off in splendid form this year, with an opening weekend of unusual and quirky offerings at the national Museum of Scotland.

May 31, 2017 | By | 2 Replies More
Cannes do for Kid’s Fest

Cannes do for Kid’s Fest

Palme d’Or winning actor for Edinburgh:
Claes Bang, the lead actor of Cannes Palme d’Or winning film The Square is appearing at the Edinburgh International Children’s Festival this week.

May 29, 2017 | By | 2 Replies More
Children’s Theatre Fest

Children’s Theatre Fest

Tickets on sale from today:
Tickets for the newly renamed Edinburgh International Children’s Festival 2017 go on sale today, Thursday 23 March, with a total of 15 shows from nine different countries available to the public.

March 23, 2017 | By | Reply More
As the Crow Flies

As the Crow Flies

★★★★☆ Ground-breaking:
Anarchic, clever and hinting of ritual, Greg Sinclair’s experiment with the theatrical performance of improvised live music with young people, As the Crow Flies, is a strangely calming experience.

October 27, 2016 | By | Reply More
New Imaginate Director

New Imaginate Director

Noel Jordon joins Imaginate as Festival Director
Imaginate, the creative development organisation for children’s theatre, has announced that Noel Jordon will join the company in the newly created role of Festival Director.

September 11, 2015 | By | Reply More
Bounce

Bounce

Guest review by Charlie Tonner:
Bounce is different because it’s in a Bouncy Castle. I have never seen a show where you can bounce. I liked being able to jump.

May 21, 2015 | By | 1 Reply More
Waves

Waves

✭✭✭✭✩ A bigger splash:
Diving into a world she makes so real that you can’t tell where her story ends and reality begins, Alice Mary Cooper tells the tale of Elizabeth Moncello – creator of the Butterfly stroke.

May 11, 2015 | By | 1 Reply More
Imaginate your mind!

Imaginate your mind!

Get them quick!
Public tickets are now on sale for the Imaginate festival of theatre for children and young people, which takes place May 11-17, 2015 at the Traverse and venues around Edinburgh.

March 16, 2015 | By | Reply More