TravFest18: Traverse 1 announcement

TravFest18: Traverse 1 announcement

We are thrilled to share our full programme for Traverse 1 during Traverse Festival 2018. A collection of five vibrant, compelling and deeply human works, here's what coming up at the Traverse this August... Tickets on sale now.

Edinburgh International Children's Festival: Programme Announcement

Edinburgh International Children's Festival: Programme Announcement

With nine days of inspiring shows and events, The Edinburgh International Children’s Festival brings you some of the world’s best theatre, dance, multi-media and puppetry specifically made for young people.

This week: Winter Solstice

This week: Winter Solstice

Family, betrayal and the inescapable presence of the past reverberate through the UK premiere of Roland Schimmelpfennig’s razor-sharp comedy about the rise of the new right across the globe. Wed 21 – Sat 24 Mar.

Coming soon: Gut by Frances Poet

Coming soon: Gut by Frances Poet

Maddy and Rory are devoted parents to 3-year-old Joshua. But when an everyday visit to a supermarket café turns into a far more troubling incident, their trust even in those closest to them is shattered. A taut psychological thriller that explores who we can trust with our children. And whether it’s more dangerous not to trust at all. Fri 20 Apr – Sat 12 May.

Coming soon: The Duke

Coming soon: The Duke

From the multi award-winning writer and performer behind the much-loved Hugh Hughes, The Duke explores kindness, generosity and the value of what we do. The show has been produced in aid of Save the Children’s Emergency Fund and has raised over £46,000 to date. Tue 3 – Thu 5 Apr.

  • Script Shop

    Script Shop

    Are you looking for a bargain? Buy any of the selected play scripts for only £3 each. read more

  • 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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Traverse Theatre announces the full Traverse 1 programme for Festival 2018

21 Mar 2018

Today, we are excited to announce the full programme for Traverse 1 during Traverse Festival 2018. A collection of five vibrant, compelling and ... read more

Cast and Creative Team announcement for GUT by Frances Poet

14 Mar 2018

The centrepiece of our Spring/Summer 2018 season, produced in association with the National Theatre of Scotland, Gut is the world premiere produ ... read more

Coming Up

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