Coming soon: Can I Start Again Please

Coming soon: Can I Start Again Please

Performed both in spoken English and British Sign Language, Can I Start Again Please by Sue MacLaine is a beautiful examination of the human capacity to process trauma and to heal. Thu 29 Sep – Sat 1 Oct, 8pm.

Coming soon: A Play, A Pie and A Pint new season

Coming soon: A Play, A Pie and A Pint new season

A popular feature of the Traverse programme, A Play, A Pie and A Pint returns with five new plays to light up your lunchtime. Ticket includes a pie and a drink. First up: Breaking the Ice By Kieran Lynn. Tue 4 – Sat 8 Oct, 1pm; Fri 7 Oct, 1pm & 7pm.

News: Cast for Grain in the Blood Announced

News: Cast for Grain in the Blood Announced

The Traverse Theatre is delighted to announce the cast of Grain in the Blood by Rob Drummond; the world premiere that will take to the stage as a Traverse Theatre and Tron Theatre co-production will include Blythe Duff, John Michie, Andrew Rothney, Frances Thorburn and Sarah Miele.

  • 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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Elliot Roberts' Grain in the Blood Assistant Director Blog #2

23 Sep 2016

Building worlds within worlds As I write this, we are in the process of leaving behind both the season of summer and our second week of rehears ... read more

Traverse at the Heart of Edinburgh’s Christmas 2016

19 Sep 2016

Christmas on Stage, a collaboration between the Traverse, the Lyceum and the Usher Hall, launched at the Traverse today. It is part of the large ... read more

Coming Up

see all 27 September 2016 28 September 2016 29 September 2016 30 September 2016 01 October 2016 02 October 2016 03 October 2016 04 October 2016 05 October 2016

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