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EPT’s Book Club wins One Acts

EPT’s Book Club wins One Acts

Edinburgh People’s Theatre overall winner at SCDA One Act Festival

The Edinburgh People’s Theatre’s production of The Book Club of Little Witterington won first prize and the Edith Forbes Trophy in the Edinburgh district round of the SCDA’s One Act Play Festival 2023, held at the Church Hill Theatre over Friday and Saturday evenings.

February 26, 2023 | By | Reply More
SCDA One Act Details

SCDA One Act Details

All the plays, all the companies

The Edinburgh district round of the Scottish Community Drama Association’s annual One Act Festival will play the Church Hill Theatre this week, with seven plays over two nights on Friday 24 and Saturday 25 February 2023.

February 24, 2023 | By | Reply More
Wife After Death

Wife After Death

★★★☆☆ Nuanced

St Serf’s Players return to the main stage with a nicely controlled production of Eric Chappell’s dark comedy, Wife After Death, at Inverleith St Serf’s Church Centre for three performances only.

May 27, 2022 | By | Reply More
Listings: Mon 29 Nov – Sun 5 Dec 2021

Listings: Mon 29 Nov – Sun 5 Dec 2021

What’s on Edinburgh’s stages this week… Christmas is almost upon us, with the first of the pantomimes and Christmas shows setting out their stalls this week. Not quite as many as usual this year, and just the two amateur events in town. With Sleeping Beauty already bringing in the panto laugh at the King’s, the […]

December 1, 2021 | By | Reply More
Aladdin

Aladdin

★★☆☆☆ Mixed bag of fun:

Pantomime season is here as the St Serf’s Players become the first company in Edinburgh to pull the panto curtain up – revealing a lively but up-and-down production of the classic tale, Aladdin.

November 29, 2018 | By | Reply More
The Wonderful Story of Mother Goose

The Wonderful Story of Mother Goose

★★☆☆☆ Not enough zip:

There is plenty to enjoy in St Serf’s Players’ take on one of the oldest pantomimes of all, The Wonderful Story of Mother Goose. However, despite some pleasing traditional elements, it is missing that sparkle of fairy dust that makes panto so enjoyable.

November 30, 2017 | By | Reply More
The Haunted Through Lounge…

The Haunted Through Lounge…

★★☆☆☆ Silly but fun:
Wobbly sets, missed cues, mixed-up lines and loudly whispered prompts are all in the script for the mid-eighties am-dram-set comedy taken on by St Serf’s Players for three nights only this week.

May 25, 2017 | By | Reply More
Triple Decker of Comedy

Triple Decker of Comedy

★★★☆☆ Funny:
Full of energy and laughter, St Serf’s Players’ Triple Decker of Comedy is a patchy affair, but extremely endearing.

June 2, 2016 | By | Reply More
Leitheatre triumph

Leitheatre triumph

Company win SCDA Eastern heat of one act fest:

Leitheatre has won the SCDA’s eastern divisional finals of the 2016 one acts festival in Lochgelly and is through to the Scottish finals at the Church Hill Theatre.

April 3, 2016 | By | Reply More
SCDA One Act results

SCDA One Act results

All the winners and trophies:
Three productions shared the seven main prizes in the Edinburgh District round of the 2016 SCDA One Act Festival, held at the Church Hill Theatre this week (Thurs 18 – Sat 20 Feb).

February 21, 2016 | By | Reply More