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The Sunshine Ghost

The Sunshine Ghost

★★★☆☆    Reassuring:

Spirited and melodic, the first small-scale run of The Sunshine Ghost is not yet the finished article but shows signs of developing into something popular.

October 8, 2017 | By | Reply More
Sunshine Daydream

Sunshine Daydream

World premiere for new musical:
A new musical by Edinburgh-based pairing of storyteller Andy Cannon and composer Richard Ferguson had its world premiere in The Studio this weekend before setting off on a Scottish tour.

October 8, 2017 | By | Reply More
Little Shop of Horrors

Little Shop of Horrors

★★★☆☆    Midsummer fun:
There’s bundles of fun and bonkers B-movie mayhem in Little Shop of Horrors, the debut musical from TBC Productions, which is at the Studio on Potterrow to Saturday.

June 22, 2017 | By | Reply More
Midsummer Horror Shop

Midsummer Horror Shop

TBC Productions debut with Little Shop of Horrors:
Brand new amateur musicals company, TBC Productions is making its debut on Midsummer night with a new production of cult classic Little Shop of Horrors at the Festival Theatre Studio.

June 15, 2017 | By | Reply More
Bouncers

Bouncers

★★★★☆ Well observed:
Crisp in its delivery and twisting in its purpose, Leitheatre’s production of John Godber’s Bouncers hits many of its marks in a strong production at the Festival Theatre Studio

May 20, 2017 | By | Reply More
Takin’ Over The Asylum

Takin’ Over The Asylum

✭✭✭✭✩ Loonies in tune

Blurring the boundaries between stage and audience in the most suitable of ways, Leitheatre’s fine production of Takin’ Over the Asylum seeps out into the auditorium of the Festival Theatre Studio.

May 16, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Edinburgh Am Dram Rising

Edinburgh Am Dram Rising

Fans of Edinburgh’s amateur theatre and musical scene are having a thrillingly diverse week of it, with three productions opening tonight and tomorrow: August: Osage County, Me and My Girl, and Takin’ Over the Asylum.

May 14, 2014 | By | Reply More
Leitheatre find new Tennant for Asylum

Leitheatre find new Tennant for Asylum

Leitheatre has cast Callum Barbour as Campbell Blair in its forthcoming amateur production of Takin’ over the Asylum, after the role became vacant – as announced in Æ last Thursday.

March 10, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Leitheatre call-out for Campbell

Leitheatre call-out for Campbell

Leitheatre are on the hunt for a new lead to play Campbell in their May 2014 production of Donna Franceschild’s Takin’ Over The Asylum.

March 6, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
FCTT board needs new blood

FCTT board needs new blood

The Board of the Festival City Theatres Trust has announced that it is looking to appoint two new directors in early 2014.

December 19, 2013 | By | Reply More