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Edinburgh News: theatre

Casting Complete and Rehearsals Begin for Traverse Spring Show from Montréal


The Traverse Theatre Company, Theatre Royal Bath Ustinov Studio and the Bush Theatre London announce that casting is complete and rehearsals are beginning today on their co-production of Right Now by

Lyceum’s Spring Season Kicks Off with Modern Irish Classic

Chosen as one of the Hundred Plays of the Century in a National Theatre poll, The Weir by Conor McPherson has won a host of playwriting awards including the Evening Standard Award, George Dev

The Sound of Music (2016), Edinburgh Playhouse, Review

Captain von Trapp, Maria and the Children (photo credit, Pamela Raith)

This new production on tour across the UK, celebrates the fiftieth anniversary of the film version of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s global hit musical, “The Sound of Music.” Starring Julie Andrews and Chri

The RSNO Christmas Concert 2015: The Snowman, Usher Hall, Review

The RSNO Christmas Concert is a festive treat for all the family.

Scottee: Camp (as Christmas), Spiegeltent, Review

Scottee said he was bringing together some mediocre talent for his Camp (as Christmas) show – but was he joking?

Priscilla Queen of the Desert 2015, Edinburgh Playhouse, Review

Priscilla ain’t the only Queen in the desert, as three go gallus in Alice.

Canned Laughter on Scottish tour in Spring

Barely will the last piece of tinsel be swept away, the last piece of panto greasepaint wiped from their faces, and their outrageous costumes discarded than the comic trio that is Allan Stewart, Andy

S**t-Faced Shakespeare, Paradiso Spiegel Tent, Review


Attending a Shakespearian play is often regarded as the height of sophistication, where impeccably trained actors glide across well dressed stages, uttering a magnitude of eloquent soliloquies.

Tracks of The Winter Bear, Traverse, Review

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An interweaving of two feminine winter tales.

Traverse Theatre Announces 2016 Spring Season

The Traverse Theatre has announced its Spring season that features new work from Scotland and beyond including returning shows that you may have missed or want a c