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A special Africa night at the Traverse as Senegalese singer Samba Sene performs, with special guests Simply Soweto Encha.
Two Minute Manifesto returns with another sofa-full of special guests in July. Join us for more chat, debate, music, and, crucially, BIG ideas on 7 July.
Making their Soundhouse debut is As the Crow Flies, an exciting band bringing together some of the top young players from both sides of the North Sea.
This July, the Traverse will be hosting a free exciting exhibition as part of the ACTINIC Festival - dedicated to alternative, historic and new analogue photo-related arts.
“Who said smashing things up was a bad thing?” Three strangers are about to face their demons head on in this powerful new Traverse Theatre Company production from Olivier Award-winning writer Stef Smith (9 - 30 August)
Confidence is everything in the world of high finance. Lose that and you lose everything. Writer Andy Duffy provides a poetic insight into the psychology of a banker's world in our second Traverse Theatre Company festival production (7-30 August)
Curated by Zinnie Harris, six leading playwrights living and working across the globe all respond to the word ‘Tomorrow'.
Sneak a peek at our brochure, watch our fab Festival trailer and get your tickets now.
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
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
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
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
And we're off...
That festival feeling has truly taken hold in the Traverse
Theatre this week as rehearsals started for one of our festival ... read more
This week, the Traverse opens its spaces and welcomes friends
from the Edinburgh International Film Festival into the building.
Always at the ... read more
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