Previews

Scottish Premiere for Addams Family

Scottish Premiere for Addams Family

The MGA Academy of Performing Arts are bringing the Scottish premiere of The Addams Family to Edinburgh for three performances only this weekend.

June 27, 2014 | By | Reply More
Writing on the wall for Traverse

Writing on the wall for Traverse

The notion that new writing permeates the very fabric of the Traverse theatre is being given concrete evidence this week, as a series of 200 word plays are inscribed on the walls.

June 4, 2014 | By | Reply More
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.

June 3, 2014 | By | Reply More
Special Agent in EPT’s sights

Special Agent in EPT’s sights

A hugely popular radio series from the era of the BBC Light Programme is resurrected at the Church Hill Theatre this week, as Edinburgh People’s Theatre bring Dick Barton, Special Agent to the stage.

May 28, 2014 | By | Reply More
Lupus charity brings Les Mis star Home

Lupus charity brings Les Mis star Home

Les Mis star Jeff Leyton is to return home to appear in a fund-raising concert, The Butterfly and the Wolf 2, at Greyfriars Kirk this Sunday, June 1.

May 27, 2014 | By | Reply More
The funny men get tragic. And funny.

The funny men get tragic. And funny.

Innovative Edinburgh-based theatre company Plutot la Vie go out on tour this week, with the English Language premiere of La Tragedie Comique.

May 19, 2014 | By | 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
Return of the goat

Return of the goat

The Summerhall arts complex has announced its first major performance commission. Song of the Goat will return for this year’s fringe with Return to the Voice, performed off-site in St Giles Cathedral.

May 12, 2014 | By | Reply More
Theatre Pops back up in Portrait Gallery

Theatre Pops back up in Portrait Gallery

For two nights only, Stellar Quines is bringing pop-up theatre back to the Scottish National Portrait Gallery, in the form of five pop-up performances created by emerging theatre practitioners.

May 8, 2014 | By | Reply More
Byrne under the spotlight

Byrne under the spotlight

John Byrne is to make a personal appearance at the King’s Theatre, in a joint celebration of a documentary exhibition of his dome mural and the touring production of Checkof adaptation: Uncle Varick.

May 6, 2014 | By | Reply More