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Strange Town’s New Patron

Strange Town’s New Patron

Youth company marks tenth year:

Edinburgh’s Strange Town youth theatre is marking its tenth anniversary year with the announcement of actor Tallulah Greive as its Patron.

March 8, 2019 | By | Reply More
New Traverse Shows

New Traverse Shows

Shows announced for May and June:

Work from Rona Munro, Strange Town, Annie George and Harry Josephine Giles will feature in productions in the Traverse’s May-June 2019 programme.

February 14, 2019 | By | Reply More
Dr. Korczak’s Example

Dr. Korczak’s Example

★★★☆☆     Powerful:

Strange Town Theatre Company take us to a war-town Warsaw in Steve Small’s raw and powerful staging of David Greig’s Dr Korczak’s Example.

August 7, 2018 | By | Reply More
Extra Date for Korczak

Extra Date for Korczak

Strange Town’s Dr Korczak adds a show:

Strange Town has added an extra show to its run of Dr Korczak’s Example at the Just Festival at St John’s.

August 6, 2018 | By | Reply More
EdFringe Theatre – Student companies

EdFringe Theatre – Student companies

Edinburgh’s student & youth theatre companies on the Fringe:

There are more shows made by Edinburgh-based companies at this year’s fringe than all the shows at the 1972 Edinburgh fringe put together. This page lists all the theatre shows made by youth and student companies.

July 30, 2018 | By | Reply More
Listings: 18 – 23 June

Listings: 18 – 23 June

Edinburgh’s Stages previewed:
It’s a big week for boats as Titanic The Musical hits the Playhouse, The Last Ship floats in to the Festival Theatre and Leith Festival slides in to the docks of Leith.

June 12, 2018 | By | Reply More
A Field of Our Own

A Field of Our Own

★★★★☆    Inclusive:
There is more at stake in Duncan Kidd’s play about the birth of Hibernian Football Club than just its Easter Road stadium. Echoed in Edinburgh’s history is an issue which still exists today.

August 15, 2017 | By | Reply More
Hibs Play for #EdFringe

Hibs Play for #EdFringe

Strange Town post casting call for Hibs Play:
Easter Road stadium is to become a venue at the 2017 fringe, staging a new community play about the history of Hibernian Football Club.

March 26, 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
£eith Decides

£eith Decides

Theatre companies in running for neighbourhood funds:
Two theatre companies are among the 36 projects applying for £22K of funding by popular vote in the £eith Decides project which opens on Saturday 6 February 2016.

February 5, 2016 | By | Reply More