TravFest17: Meet Me at Dawn

TravFest17: Meet Me at Dawn

Inspired by Orpheus’s desperate reclamation of his wife Eurydice from the underworld, Meet Me at Dawn is written by the award-winning playwright Zinnie Harris and directed by the Traverse Theatre's Artistic Director Orla O’Loughlin. Part of the Edinburgh International Festival.

TravFest17: The Whip Hand

TravFest17: The Whip Hand

It’s Dougie’s birthday. He just turned 50 and his family are throwing him a party. But it’s he who has a surprise for them. A bombshell proposal. Written by Douglas Maxwell, The Whip Hand is an explosive new play about power, privilege, blood ties and our inescapable past.

TravFest17: Letters to Morrissey

TravFest17: Letters to Morrissey

Created by Gary McNair and Gareth Nicholls, returning to the Traverse after their sell-out Festival hit A Gambler’s Guide to Dying, Letters to Morrissey is about confronting the worst thing you’ve done in your life, and hoping that it’s still possible to be a good person.

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Rehearsals begin for Letters to Morrissey by Gary McNair

10 Jul 2017

Rehearsals begin today for Letters to Morrissey, a new work from award-winning playwright Gary McNair, who returns to the Traverse Theatre after ... read more

Milk by Ross Dunsmore to receive American premiere

07 Jul 2017

Milk by Ross Dunsmore, discovered by the Traverse Open Submission scheme, is to recieve its American premiere next week as the show is staged by ... read more


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