• Traverse Dance Festival kicks off tomorrow

    19 Nov 2012

    The next five days are jam-packed with just about every dance form around, as the Traverse Dance Festival enters its fourth year. SMITHdancetheatre kick the festival off tomorrow with Agnes &am ... read more

  • manipulate Visual Theatre Festival 2013

    13 Nov 2012

    We're delighted to announce the launch of the 2013 manipulate visual theatre programme. Now in its sixth year, the festival of innovative theatre, puppetry, animation and film is now open f ... read more

  • Arthur Conan Doyle visits the Traverse this Christmas

    6 Nov 2012

    We had our first script read through for the Traverse Christmas show, the second to be directed by Orla O'Loughlin who heads into what's sure to be four weeks of very fun rehearsals. There was ... read more

  • Opening night of Autumn show: what the audience said

    2 Nov 2012

    Orla O'Loughlin's Traverse directorial debut, The Artist Man and the Mother Woman opened to a packed house last night, and has already won praise from the audience and critics alike. The crowd w ... read more

  • Writer's block for the Traverse Fifty? Insider tips from Zinnie Harris

    31 Oct 2012

    The clock is ticking and there are just two weeks left to go before our competition to find fifty brilliant voices closes on 14 November. We're looking for writers to show us your creativity an ... read more

  • TravCast: Morna Pearson

    29 Oct 2012

    Our latest writers' podcast features Morna Pearson, whose new play is set to have its first preview here tomorrow. In a first for our TravCast series of conversations with playwrights, we've inc ... read more

  • The Artist Man and the Mother Woman gets stage-ready

    24 Oct 2012

    A last chance to get a glimpse into the rehearsal room before the cast and creative team move to the Traverse later this week. Director Orla O'Loughlin and the cast are busy putting the finishi ... read more

  • Traverse Fifty: Writer Pictures

    19 Oct 2012

    As if things weren't exciting enough, with the search for the Traverse Fifty well underway (less than a month to get those submissions in), Writer Pictures have offered something extra special i ... read more

  • Rehearsal insights from Orla O'Loughlin

    12 Oct 2012

    Rehearsals for our autumn show, Morna Pearson's The Artist Man and the Mother Woman have entered their second week. Find out how it's going so far with these insights from artistic director ... read more

  • Emerging directors workshop

    10 Oct 2012

    Our first Bare Bones directors' workshop last month was so popular that we're doing it again. Traverse associate director, Hamish Pirie, leads a workshop that will focus on presenting new writin ... read more


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