This Week: A Play, A Pie and A Pie Continues

This Week: A Play, A Pie and A Pie Continues

A Play, A Pie and A Pint continues with One in a Million by Cathy Forde; a production inspired by Scottish charity Mary's Meals, celebrating and reflecting on how simple acts of kindness can change lives.

This Week: Martyr

This Week: Martyr

Benjamin won’t do swimming at school. His mum thinks it’s drugs or body issues. But Benjamin has found God and mixed-sex swimming lessons offend him. Fundamentalism and tolerance clash in this funny, provocative play by leading German playwright, Marius von Mayenburg.

Next Week: Traverse Masterclasses

Next Week: Traverse Masterclasses

This season the Traverse is hosting an exciting week-long series of workshops, combining one off tasters with intensive courses brought to you by leading playwrights, and our very own Artistic Director Orla O'Loughlin.

Next Week: Soundhouse presents The Bevvy Sisters

Next Week: Soundhouse presents The Bevvy Sisters

Soundhouse presents The Bevvy Sisters, a four-piece vocal explosion backed by one-man orchestra David Donnelly on guitar. From golden Americana oldies to soulful self-penned ballads, join us for a night of music on 19 October.

  • Script Sale

    Script Sale

    Choose from a selection of our Script bundles, each containing 10 scripts and all for the bargain price of £8. Sale on for a limited time. read more

  • TravCast


    Listen to the Traverse Writers podcast, featuring interviews with well-known writers and theatre makers about the art of playwriting and the role it plays in their lives... read more

  • Traverse Engage

    Traverse Engage

    We provide exciting opportunities for people of all ages, with projects led by professional theatre-makers and focus on playwriting and creating theatre... read more

  • Young Writers' Group

    Young Writers' Group

    Are you aged between 18-25 and interested in theatre? Whether you've written something before or are completely new to playwriting, all you need is enthusiasm and a pen... read more


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Get involved with Traverse Masterclasses

12 Oct 2015

This season the Traverse is giving aspiring playwrights, directors and actors an exciting opportunity to interact and collaborate in a week-long ... read more

Words, Words, Words - Call for Submissions

30 Sep 2015

Submissions are now being invited for the latest round of Words, Words, Words the Traverse Theatre's extravaganza of imagination and creati ... read more


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