TravFest18: What Girls Are Made Of

TravFest18: What Girls Are Made Of

1992. A schoolgirl becomes an indie music star, touring with Radiohead. Performed with a live band, this is the true story of Cora Bissett’s rollercoaster journey to become the woman she wanted to be. Directed by the Traverse’s award-winning Artistic Director Orla O’Loughlin. Sun 5 – Sun 26 Aug.

TravFest18: Nigel Slater's TOAST

TravFest18: Nigel Slater's TOAST

A play about growing up. With food. Based on Nigel Slater’s award-winning autobiography. Vividly recreating suburban England in the 1960s, Nigel Slater’s childhood is told through the tastes and smells he grew up with. This is a moving and evocative tale of love, loss and... toast. Tue 7 – Sun 26 Aug.

TravFest18: Mark Thomas - Check Up: Our NHS @ 70

TravFest18: Mark Thomas - Check Up: Our NHS @ 70

Based on a series of interviews with leading experts in and on the NHS and residences in hospitals and surgeries, Mark Thomas explores the state we’re in. What's going wrong in our NHS, how it can go right and what the future might hold for all of us. Sun 5 – Sun 26 Aug.

TravFest18: Underground Railroad Game

TravFest18: Underground Railroad Game

Good morning, America! Welcome to Hanover Middle School, where a pair of teachers are getting down and dirty with today’s lesson. Going round after round on the mat of American history, the duo tackles race, sex and power politics in this R-rated, kaleidoscopic and fearless comedy. Sun 5 – Sun 26 Aug.

  • Script Shop

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  • Take Part

    Take Part

    Traverse's engagement programme aims to bring as many people as possible within the walls of our theatre, offering opportunities to schools, colleges, universities, new audiences, artists and professionals. read more

  • Traverse Engagement

    Traverse Engagement

    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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Vacancies - Traverse Festival 2018

15 Jun 2018

Looking for a festival job, or know someone who is? Look no further! We're looking for friendly, theatre-loving folk to join our Front of House ... read more

Locker Room Talk shortlisted for the James Tait Black Prize for Drama

11 Jun 2018

We are delighted to share that Locker Room Talk written by Traverse Associate Artist Gary McNair has been short listed for the prestigious James ... read more

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