• An award winning start to the Festival

    11 Aug 2013

    With the Festival in full swing Traverse shows are proving to be real highlights of the Edinburgh Fringe this year. Our Traverse Company productions have been leading the pack - we've ... read more

  • Tim Price wins new Prize for Drama

    5 Aug 2013

    We are delighted that Tim Price, writer of our Festival show I'm With the Band, is the winner of the new James Tait Black Award for Drama. The award, in its inaugural year, is a new addition to ... read more

  • Traverse Festival: behind the scenes

    3 Aug 2013

    Ever wondered what happens behind closed doors during the Traverse Festival? The din of phones in the press office, the excited chatter in the bar or the arrival of new companies in th ... read more

  • Festival TravCast special: David Leddy

    1 Aug 2013

    This August, we'll be bringing you a podcast featuring a different writer from the Traverse Festival each week. First up is a true Fringe institution - he's been described as a 'theatrical maver ... read more

  • 2013 Theatre Uncut writers announced

    23 Jul 2013

    The six writers to present plays as part of Theatre Uncut at the Traverse this August have been announced today. Heavyweight playwrights Neil LaBute and Tanika Gupta will join Tim Price, write ... read more

  • Rehearsal insights: Ciara week 3

    22 Jul 2013

    An exciting landmark has been reached, as our Traverse Festival 2013 show Ciara starts the tech process this week. Hear some insider insights from the Assistant Director Emily Reutlinger as the ... read more

  • Rehearsal Insights: Ciara Week 2

    15 Jul 2013

    As the third week of rehearsals for David Harrower's Traverse Festival play Ciara gathers speed, we check in with Assistant Director Emily Reutlinger on how the process is developing. 'People M ... read more

  • The Union to play live gig

    11 Jul 2013

    For one night only, our I'm With the Band cast will play an exclusive pre-Festival gig. They'll play their first public performance as a band in Whistlebinkies on Tuesday July 16 at 8.20pm in ... read more

  • Traverse actress to star in TV documentary

    10 Jul 2013

    Joanna Kaczynska, who starred in Sabrina Mahfouz's play Clean earlier this year, is to star in the BBC Two documentary The Polish Connection. The programme focuses on Joanna as an actor (and si ... read more

  • Acclaimed acting duo reunited for Traverse Festival 2013

    5 Jul 2013

    We are delighted to announce that Scott Fletcher and Joanna Tope will both return to star in Douglas Maxwell's A Respectable Widow Takes to Vulgarity this Festival. The pair, whose performance ... read more


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