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Cannes do for Kid’s Fest

Cannes do for Kid’s Fest

Palme d’Or winning actor for Edinburgh:
Claes Bang, the lead actor of Cannes Palme d’Or winning film The Square is appearing at the Edinburgh International Children’s Festival this week.

May 29, 2017 | By | 2 Replies More
Children’s Theatre Fest

Children’s Theatre Fest

Tickets on sale from today:
Tickets for the newly renamed Edinburgh International Children’s Festival 2017 go on sale today, Thursday 23 March, with a total of 15 shows from nine different countries available to the public.

March 23, 2017 | By | Reply More
As the Crow Flies

As the Crow Flies

★★★★☆ Ground-breaking:
Anarchic, clever and hinting of ritual, Greg Sinclair’s experiment with the theatrical performance of improvised live music with young people, As the Crow Flies, is a strangely calming experience.

October 27, 2016 | By | Reply More
New Imaginate Director

New Imaginate Director

Noel Jordon joins Imaginate as Festival Director
Imaginate, the creative development organisation for children’s theatre, has announced that Noel Jordon will join the company in the newly created role of Festival Director.

September 11, 2015 | By | Reply More
Bounce

Bounce

Guest review by Charlie Tonner:
Bounce is different because it’s in a Bouncy Castle. I have never seen a show where you can bounce. I liked being able to jump.

May 21, 2015 | By | 1 Reply More
Waves

Waves

✭✭✭✭✩ A bigger splash:
Diving into a world she makes so real that you can’t tell where her story ends and reality begins, Alice Mary Cooper tells the tale of Elizabeth Moncello – creator of the Butterfly stroke.

May 11, 2015 | By | 1 Reply More
Imaginate your mind!

Imaginate your mind!

Get them quick!
Public tickets are now on sale for the Imaginate festival of theatre for children and young people, which takes place May 11-17, 2015 at the Traverse and venues around Edinburgh.

March 16, 2015 | By | Reply More
Imaginate tickets on public sale

Imaginate tickets on public sale

The Imaginate festival of theatre for children and young people will celebrate its 25th anniversary in May with 14 productions in venues around Edinburgh.

March 17, 2014 | By | Reply More
Theatre Review – Cinderella

Theatre Review – Cinderella

★★★★★ Magic

With a wave of her magic feather duster and leaving a sprinkling of fairy dust in her wake, Shona Reppe enchants and enthrals children and grownups alike with her puppet version of Cinderella – which is at the Scottish Storytelling Centre all this week as part of the Bank of Scotland Imaginate Festival of theatre for Children and Young People.

May 12, 2010 | By | 2 Replies More
Theatre Review – Martha

Theatre Review – Martha

* * * * * Brunton Theatre By Thom Dibdin TOUCHING, hilarious and played with the utmost respect for its audience of youngsters aged four and over, Catherine Wheels’ wonderful Martha is a suitably stunning opening show for this year’s Bank of Scotland Imaginate festival of theatre for children Gill Robertson is impeccable as Mrs […]

May 11, 2010 | By | Reply More