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Duggee’s Scottish dates…

Duggee’s Scottish dates…

It’s time to earn your Theatre Badge, Squirrels!

Hit children’s show Hey Duggee is to tour the UK in a vibrant and interactive stage show that will come to the Edinburgh Festival Theatre from Fri 27  Sun 29 January, 2023 and the King’s Glasgow Thurs 25 – Sat 27 May 2023.

June 27, 2022 | By | Reply More
New union for actors

New union for actors

Equity breakaway set to Rise Together

Cairn, a new professional association for performance workers and allied trades in Scotland with the slogan “rise together”, has been launched today, Friday 24 June 2022, in Glasgow.

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Another un-fine Covid mess

Another un-fine Covid mess

Lyceum cancels performances of Laurel and Hardy

The remaining six performances this week of Laurel and Hardy at the Lyceum have been cancelled due to an incidence of Covid 19 in the company.

June 15, 2022 | By | Reply More
Austen rom-com returns

Austen rom-com returns

Pride and Prejudice* (*Sort Of) sets Scottish dates

The Olivier award winning production of Pride and Prejudice* (*Sort Of) is returning to Scotland this Autumn with three weeks at the Royal Lyceum followed by a week at the Glasgow King’s.

June 14, 2022 | By | Reply More
Sunshine cancels

Sunshine cancels

Covid blow to King’s final show

Covid-19 has caused the remaining performances of Sunshine on Leith at the Edinburgh King’s to be cancelled, from today, Tuesday 14 June 2022.

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Rocky Returns

Rocky Returns

Rocky Horror Show returns – again – at 50.

The Rocky Horror Show continues on seemingly endless tour of the UK with new dates announced for the Edinburgh Playhouse in March 2023, the show’s fiftieth year.

May 31, 2022 | By | Reply More
Our festivals: How?

Our festivals: How?

New event asks “What’s next for Scotland’s festival city?”

As plans for a return to live and in-person events in August gather speed, an event at Summerhall this Monday May 30 2022 will bring together artists and researchers to think and talk about the future of Edinburgh’s festivals.

May 28, 2022 | By | Reply More
My Fair Xmas

My Fair Xmas

My Fair Lady sets Christmas dates at Playhouse

My Fair Lady is set to tour to the Edinburgh Playhouse over the 2022 Christmas and New Year period, with tickets on sale from 10am on Friday 27 May 2022.

May 27, 2022 | By | Reply More
Leitheatre’s £5k appeal

Leitheatre’s £5k appeal

Crowdfunding appeal to cover cancelation losses

The cancellation of The Odd Couple because of Covid in the cast has cost Leitheatre dearly, the company has revealed as it has set up a crowdfunding appeal to cover its costs.

May 25, 2022 | By | Reply More
A rock and a drama place

A rock and a drama place

Full details of this weekend’s inaugural StagEHd Festival.

This weekend, Saturday 28 and 29 May 2022, the Ross Bandstand is being taken over for the first ever StagEHd Festival, Edinburgh’s newest theatre festival, which has been funded by the City of Edinburgh Council’s Community Fund.

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