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Locker Room Talk – Edinburgh Festival

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Date posted: 12th Aug 2017

During his controversial presidential campaign, Donald Trump regularly made statements considered by many to be misogynistic and offensive. Can such sexually abusive rhetoric really be accepted as mere locker room talk? Is he simply an individual, or one who speaks to a silent majority? Might it be that our…...

2017 BBC Writers Room – Adura Onashile

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Date posted: 10th Aug 2017

 Adura Onashile has been selected as one of 20 writers on the 2017 BBC Writersroom Drama Room scheme. The Drama Room is a six-month scheme which offers targeted training and development including workshops, masterclasses, introductions and networking events, the aim of which is to encourage and develop…...

The Empty Charcoal Box

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Oran Mor's hugely popular Play, Pie and Pint returns for it's Autumn season on 28th August 2017, opening with The Empty Charcoal Box by Stuart Hepburn and featuring James Mackenzie. “The Empty Charcoal Box” is the tragi-comic story of Billy Brewster and his two best friends, Eddie and…...

Still Game – Series 8

Date posted: 9th Aug 2017

Filming has begun on Series 8 of the smash hit BBC Scotland comedy STILL GAME. We have several clients filming guest roles this season... more details to follow!...

Pitlochry Festival Theatre – Summer Season 2017

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Irene Allan continues to impress in Pitlochry Festival Theatre productions MARY ROSE, HIGH SOCIETY, PEOPLE and THE RULING CLASS. Season Ends 14th October 2017....

Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour – Dawn Sievewright

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The smash hit Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour continues it's hugely successful run at the Duke of York's Theatre until September 2nd 2017. Our lady (see what we did there?) Dawn Sievewright stars as 'Fionnula'. The production boasts a clutch of 5 star reviews and has gained…...

Breakfast Plays – B!rth

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Neshla Caplan can be seen in two of this year's BREAKFAST PLAYS at the Traverse Theatre over the Festival OUROBOROS by Swati Simha (India) & Q&Q by Liwaa Yazji (Syria). The plays can be seen on intermittent mornings from the 15th-27th August. Heartfelt and hard-hitting, these plays tackle one of…...

Contesting the Spirit of Unity – Edinburgh International Festival

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Date posted: 8th Aug 2017

This event – in the form of readings and a panel discussion – examines the origin of the ‘culture wars’, an underappreciated part of the development of Edinburgh as a Festival City. Supported by Edinburgh Trades Union Council and Scottish Trade Unions Part of the International Festival and British…...

Late Sleeper by Simon Macallum – Oran Mor

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Simon Macallum has been commissioned for the Autumn Play, Pie and Pint season at Oran Mor. LATE SLEEPER runs from the 4th - 9th September 2017 and will also star Neil Leiper and Vincent Friell. George Adams is an author renowned for gritty thrillers which explore…...

Trust Me – New BBC Drama

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Date posted: 7th Aug 2017

Look out for Lisa Livingston and David McGowan in new BBC One Drama Series TRUST ME starring Jodie Whittaker. Watch the first of four episodes on Tuesday 8th August at 9pm....

First and Only – TIFF

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Date posted: 3rd Aug 2017

Currently in post-production, the feature film First and Only has been selected by the Scottish Film Talent Network to go to the Toronto International Film Festival. Anna Dawson was Casting Assistant on the film which is Alistair Rutherford's first feature writing credit. Simon, a young man with…...

DeLorean

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Mark Barrett can be seen throughout the festival in DeLorean with Freedom Picture Company. The show opens tonight and runs until the 27th August at the Assembly Rooms. The incredible true story of the man behind the iconic car from the Back to the Future movies in…...

Descent

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Don't miss DESCENT at the festival, starring Wendy Seager. The show started as A Play, A Pie and A Pint production and has since toured Scotland to rave reviews. The show runs from the 4th-20th August at Gilded Balloon. ‘If you love someone you stick by them,…...
Adam NTS

Adam – NTS

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Date posted: 2nd Aug 2017

If you are born in a country where being yourself can get you killed, exile is your only choice. Adam is the remarkable, true story of a young trans man having to make that choice and begin his journey. From Egypt to Scotland, it charts Adam's fight across borders…...

Assessment

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Date posted: 31st Jul 2017

Selina Boyack can be seen over the Festival period in Assessment at Gilded Balloon, Rose Theatre from 2nd - 28th August and tickets can be found on the Fringe website. What's your life worth? In a horribly plausible near future, a government obsessed with capping the spiralling…...

The Gardener – Summerhall

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Frank’s getting on a bit. He’s been having trouble looking after himself lately, missing meals and not getting out much… not since his wife passed away. So, reluctantly, he’s agreed to go into a retirement home. It’s a really nice place, with really nice people, but Frank misses working…...

Dates – At the Speed of Sound

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From Helsinki, a brand-new speed-dating concept for theatre lovers.  Relax and enjoy two sparkling comedies about first dates in restaurants, from prolific Finnish screenwriter John Lundsten. Afterwards there follows an optional session of super-sonic, high-energy, low-risk speed-dating hosted by our actors. The perfect way to find that soulmate/casual partner/festival…...

Rhinoceros – Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh International Festival

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Don't miss Harry Ward in Rhinoceros at the Royal Lyceum Theatre from the 3rd - 12th August. In a sleepy French provincial town, a rhinoceros rampages across the market square. Another crushes someone’s cat. A woman sounds the alarm: it is the townspeople themselves who are transforming into these…...

Punocchio

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Date posted: 17th Jul 2017

For hundreds of years Pinocchio has been the liar. That’s just been his thing. He thought it made him cool. But now, in 2017 he’s realised that lying is nothing special, everybody’s at it- politicians, bankers, news reporters. The games up. So Pinocchio is moving on and has decided…...

Bard in the Botanics

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This June and July, Bard in the Botanics presents four new plays in the great outdoors of Glasgow's Botanic Gardens.

Stephanie McGregor joins the cast of The Taming of the Shrew and Queen Lear The Taming of the Shrew runs from 21st June - 8th July Queen Lear runs…...