Catherine Wheels

Traverse Takes the HUFF

Traverse Takes the HUFF

Six new plays from Traverse Fifty writers, the sharp return of award winning Perth Theatre director to Scotland and the next instalment of Stella Quines Canadian trilogy are on the menu at the Traverse this August.

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‘Appy times for White iPad app

‘Appy times for White iPad app

Catherine Wheels’ White released as an app:

A new app based on White, the play for 2-4 year olds created by Andy Manley for Catherine Wheels, has been launched in collaboration with East Lothian company Hippotrix.

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White Nominated for New York Award

White Nominated for New York Award

Catherine Wheels picks up another nomination for White

Catherine Wheels’ White, the multi-award winning collaboration between Andy Manley, Shona Reppe and Gill Robertson has been nominated for a Unique Theatrical Experience award in the prestigious Drama Desk Awards in New York.

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Easter Holiday Theatre for Children

Easter Holiday Theatre for Children

White, Gruffalo and Puppet Animation Festival hit town By Thom Dibdin Big, small and dotted all around, the variety of theatre for under-tens on offer in Edinburgh this Easter holidays is broad, thanks largely to the very excellent Puppet Animation Festival which is playing in a total of eight smaller venues around the city. The […]

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White Wins at UK Theatre Awards

White Wins at UK Theatre Awards

Catherine Wheels and Andy Manley garner yet another gong for White:

White, Andy Manley and Catherine Wheels Theatre Company’s multi award-winning show for two to four year-olds, has triumphed at the Theatre Awards UK in the Best Show for Children and Young People category.

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Æ News – Catherine Wheels get another TMA Award

Æ News – Catherine Wheels get another TMA Award

Pobby and Dingan triumphs in Children and Young People category By Thom Dibdin Catherine Wheels, the Edinburgh-based children’s theatre company, has won the Equity Award for Best Show for Children and Young People at the TMA Awards in London. Pobby and Dingan, an adaptation of Ben Rice’s children’s novella by Rob Evans, which was co-produced […]

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Cream of Edinburgh’s theatrical talent top CATS nominations

Cream of Edinburgh’s theatrical talent top CATS nominations

By Thom Dibdin Edinburgh’s theatres and production companies have made a strong showing in the shortlist for this year’s Critics Awards for the Theatre in Scotland, picking up 15 of the 40 possible nominations, in 8 of the 10 categories. Leading the field is the Traverse, with six nominations for last Autumn’s The Dark Things, […]

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Preview for the week: 1 – 7 March, 2010

Preview for the week: 1 – 7 March, 2010

By Thom Dibdin Things are looking a little brighter on Edinburgh’s stages this week with a spot of hot football action down at the Bongo Club, always a great venue for fringe shows, TV’s Dinnerladies making their stage transfer up at the King’s, a quartet of classical ballets coming to the Playhouse and the new […]

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Preview for the week: 22 – 28 February, 2010

Preview for the week: 22 – 28 February, 2010

By Thom Dibdin There’s a pervasive darkness to Edinburgh’s stages this week. Not dark in the traditional theatrical sense of shut theatres, but dark in the sense of calamitous events holding their own in the background. The Lyceum’s early McDonagh, both the Traverse’s new works and even Wilde’s melodrama at the Kings all carry a […]

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