Leith Festival

Apocalyptic Call Out

Apocalyptic Call Out

Open auditions for immersive production:

Newly formed Edinburgh company Immerse Productions has put out an open call for amateur performers for its first show, Year Zero, at the 2018 Leith Festival in June.

April 23, 2018 | By | Reply More
Stories of the Sea

Stories of the Sea

★★★★☆    Factual:
There’s a braw bundle of insight to be had in Citadel Arts Group’s double bill of plays that explore some of the varying aspects of the women of Leith’s relationships with the sea.

June 14, 2017 | By | 4 Replies More
A port full of Theatre

A port full of Theatre

Leith Festival theatre goes to its roots:
There is a sense of getting right into the community from to the three major theatre offerings at this year’s Leith Festival, with new work from Citadel, Spartaki and Theatre Imperative.

June 13, 2017 | By | Reply More
What’s This!

What’s This!

What Now? It’s a Strange Town spectacular:
Edinburgh youth company Strange Town return to the Traverse this week for two nights of a double bill – a pair of plays created for and with the performers in the company by playwright Alan Gordon.

June 9, 2016 | By | Reply More
Review – Junk Food Vampire/Granny was a Rock Star

Review – Junk Food Vampire/Granny was a Rock Star

Green is very much the colour of Citadel Arts Group’s diverse double bill of plays with strong and worthy environmental messages woven through them.

June 15, 2013 | By | Reply More
Review – Smooth and Saxy

Review – Smooth and Saxy

It’s a bijou night out at the Queen Charlotte Rooms this week, where local big stage musical specialists, Tempo, are putting on a smooching cabaret-style affair in the upper room as part of the Leith Festival.

June 13, 2013 | By | Reply More
Preview of the week Mon 10 – Sun 16 June

Preview of the week Mon 10 – Sun 16 June

Edinburgh’s theatres might be beginning to draw back from the main action, as we approach the annual hiatus before the onslaught of the Fringe, but there are still some damn fine pieces of theatre to see around town this week…

June 11, 2013 | By | Reply More