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NEWS: New Director in Residence Opportunity with Citizens Theatre and Untitled Projects

Two of Scotland’s most innovative theatrical organisations are offering a rare 2-year residency to a mid-career director to study and stage large-scale classic plays and giving the support to take the next step in their career. Untitled Projects and Citizens Theatre are jointly inviting applications from mid-career directors for a two year residency. Supported and mentored by the Artistic Directors ...

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NEWS: West Side Story set to make a triumphant return to Glasgow in January

Direct from a sell-out season at London’s Sadler’s Wells and following international critical acclaim, West Side Story returns to Glasgow with a fresh new cast in January. Leading the talented new cast is Katie Hall as Maria and Louis Maskell as her star-crossed lover Tony. Katie has most recently played Christine in the national tour of Phantom of the Opera ...

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NEWS: The History Boys Named Nations Favourite Play

After three months of voting, English Touring Theatre announced today that Alan Bennett’s The History Boys has been voted the Nation’s Favourite Play English Touring Theatre asked theatre fans to vote for their favourite English language play to establish what the nation most wants to see. Some of the favourites will be presented in 2014 to celebrate English Touring Theatre’s ...

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NEWS: Melling, LeFranc and Payne lead HighTide 2014 Line-Up

Suffolk’s HighTide Festival has announced the line-up for their eighth festival. Running from April 10-19 2014, the festival will premiere four productions by Elinor Cook, Harry Melling, Dan LeFranc and Nick Payne as well as readings of new plays by Benedict Andrews, Thomas Eccleshare and Chris Thorpe. HighTide Festival Theatre’s Artistic Director Steven Atkinson is delighted to welcome both familiar ...

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NEWS: Pitlochry Festival Theatre Announces Its New Season

The theatre in the hills this week welcomed us to the 2014 Summer Season and to ‘Home Again’. To mark Scotland`s second Year Of Homecoming, Pitlochry Festival Theatre’s 2014 Season hope to be a joyous, wide-ranging celebration of Scottish theatre voices. Whether urban or rural, contemporary or historical, funny or sad, all of the rich, rewarding stories in the 'Home ...

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NEWS: Peter Pan Flies into the King’s for its 50th Anniversary Panto Season

For the first time ever Peter Pan will be flying into the King’s Theatre to celebrate 50 years since the very first pantomime was staged at the historic Glasgow venue. With breath-taking special effects - including a flying sequence - spectacular sets, dazzling costumes, and more than a sprinkle of fairy dust, Peter Pan is set to captivate audiences of ...

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NEWS: The Public Reviews Re-launches Twespians

Now part of The Public Reviews and after a small hiatus, Twespians the social and network gathering for theatre professionals returned at a re-launch event on Wednesday 4th December 2013 at Wilton’s Music Hall. The brainchild of Luke Murphy and Laura Tosney, Twespians started life as part of Social Media Week in 2010. The event grew and over two years ...

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