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Magic Christmas

Magic Christmas

Edinburgh MagicFest pops up in Trav

There’s more than a whiff of magic about the Traverse this week as Edinburgh’s MagicFest pops up in a new home following the success of last year’s Christmas special.

December 26, 2017 | By | Reply More
LYAMC seek AD

LYAMC seek AD

Youth company seeks artistic director:

The Lothian Youth Arts and Musicals Company, LYAMC, is looking for an artistic director to join the existing production team.

December 20, 2017 | By | Reply More
Bourne’s Cinders for Fest Theatre

Bourne’s Cinders for Fest Theatre

June 2018 date for Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella:

Matthew Bourne’s Olivier award-winning ballet of Cinderella is to play Edinburgh’s Festival Theatre in June as part of a major UK tour which starts this Christmas at Sadler’s Wells in London.

December 13, 2017 | By | Reply More
Brexit inspires Aulos’ EdFringe show

Brexit inspires Aulos’ EdFringe show

Notice of casting call for NI-set Antigone at EdFringe 2018.:

Edinburgh-based Aulos productions has announced it is to stage a modern day, Northern Ireland-set adaptation of Sophocles Antigone, at the Fringe 2018, with auditions to be held early in the new year.

December 6, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More
Leddy’s Bordello Edinburgh Bound

Leddy’s Bordello Edinburgh Bound

David Leddy’s “biggest ever” show to play Traverse in Feb

Fire Exit, the company run by innovative Glasgow theatre maker David Leddy, has announced dates for its biggest production to date, The Last Bordello, which will play the Traverse in February 2018.

December 3, 2017 | By | Reply More
Production team call-out

Production team call-out

Production team wanted for Spring Awakening:

Recently formed Edinburgh-based musical theatre company TBC Productions has put out an open call for the production team to steer it through its second production, Spring Awakening, in June 2018.

December 1, 2017 | By | Reply More
Travels with my Arkle

Travels with my Arkle

Arkle casting call and 2018 Season announced:

Edinburgh amateur company Arkle has put out an open call for its Spring 2018 production of Travels With My Aunt as it announces is full schedule for 2018.

November 30, 2017 | By | Reply More
VPT goes full-length

VPT goes full-length

Village Pub Theatre to stage full-length immersive production:

Leith’s Village Pub Theatre, the playwright collective specialising in script-in-hand performances of new work, is to stage a full length production The Sunnyside Centre, at the Hibs Supporters Club.

November 18, 2017 | By | Reply More
Arbery seek AD & SM for EdFringe 2018

Arbery seek AD & SM for EdFringe 2018

Assistant director and stage manager wanted for Fringe:

Edinburgh-based Arbery Productions has put out an open call to fill the assistant director and stage manager posts on its two EdFringe 2018 productions.

November 17, 2017 | By | Reply More
Linehan Extends Contract at EIF

Linehan Extends Contract at EIF

EIF director extends to 2022:

Fergus Linehan, has extended his contract as director of the EIF until 2022, promising to “developing new initiatives that will support the continued growth and development” of the festival.

November 16, 2017 | By | Reply More