Jenna Watt

Faslane

Faslane

✭✭✭✭✩ Therapeutic:
Jenna Watt’s affecting exploration of Trident in Faslane may never go nuclear, but her sympathetic approach to a complex issue restores some much-needed humanity to an increasingly polarised body politic.

August 21, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
How You Gonna Live Your Dash

How You Gonna Live Your Dash

★★★★☆ Invigorating:
Arriving at the Traverse for the last three dates of a small Scottish tour, Jenna Watt’s How You Gonna Live Your Dash is an invigorating, flawed and constantly needling hour of live theatre.

February 13, 2016 | By | Reply More
Nurturing talent

Nurturing talent

Traverse Hothouse response to explosion of local productions:
This August, almost 90 Edinburgh-based productions appeared at the fringe – more than ever before. While the amateur, professional and youth companies were present as usual, it was in Edinburgh’s unfunded, shoestring companies that the real growth was obvious.

October 23, 2014 | By | Reply More
WITS on the case for IWD

WITS on the case for IWD

High profile playwrights, emerging artists and intellectual heavyweights are joining together for a Women in Theatre Scotland event at Edinburgh’s Traverse on Saturday 8 March, International Women’s Day.

March 7, 2014 | By | Reply More
Edinburgh emerging artists on the road

Edinburgh emerging artists on the road

Two emerging Edinburgh theatre companies have seen their work picked up for one-off events over the coming weeks.

January 15, 2014 | By | Reply More
Review – Flâneurs

Review – Flâneurs

The attack and mugging of a friend in London, horrified writer and creator Jenna Watt. Even more so, when she discovered that the attack to place in front of many witnesses.

May 24, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
Preview of the week Mon 20 – Sun 26 May

Preview of the week Mon 20 – Sun 26 May

There is not quite as much on this week, after last week’s hectic schedule left many Edinburgh theatre-lovers wondering which way to turn. But there is still something for most tastes, from Beckett to Buckan by way of Liz Lochhead.

May 19, 2013 | By | Reply More
Trav 50 join in down the pub

Trav 50 join in down the pub

Details of the February Villag Pub Theatre event have been announced, with six short plays being presented as rehearsed readings at the Villager, South Fort Street on Thursday, 28th.

February 26, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More