List of Events

  1. The Journey

    Ticketed Created and Performed by Scott Silven. Written by Rob Drummond, Based on an Original Story by Scott Silven.

    Livestreamed Tue 13 - Sun 18 Apr

    Following a sold-out run, renowned theatremaker and illusionist Scott Silven returns to the Traverse and invites you to experience The Journey.

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  2. Tools for Change: A Coin in Somebody Else’s Pocket

    Free By Suhaiymah Manzoor-Khan

    Available Mon 5 Oct - Sat 28 Nov

    Award-winning poet and playwright Suhaiymah Manzoor-Khan explores the experience of being asked to write her very first play in this form bending monologue.

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  3. Tools for Change: Re: Exhibit

    Free By Gbolahan Obisesan

    Available Mon 12 Oct - Sat 28 Nov

    Director, actor and playwright Gbolahan Obisesan confronts colonial white privilege in a showdown between a producer and a performer.

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  4. Tools for Change: Safe

    Free By Niellah Arboine

    Available Mon 19 Oct - Sat 28 Nov

    Journalist and Gal Dem’s Lifestyle Editor Niellah Arboine tracks the journey of a woman searching for a safe space in the opinionated noise of the internet.

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  5. The Bus Stop

    Ticketed By Gavin Yule

    Available until Tue 8 Dec

    Casual. Common. Everyday. Disability hate crime is on the rise. Jack, a young wheelchair user, experiences a disability hate crime as he tries to take a bus home from Edinburgh. Should he report it?

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  6. Mustard

    Ticketed By Eva O’Connor

    Available Tue 1 - Mon 14 Dec

    A one-woman show about heartbreak, madness and how condiments are the ultimate coping mechanism, by award-winning playwright & performer Eva O’Connor.

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  7. Happenings - Live Response Session


    Tue 15 Dec, 7pm

    Ask your questions directly to the creators behind the Happenings.

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  8. Until the Flood

    Free By Dael Orlandersmith

    Available from Thu 3 Dec

    Pulitzer Prize finalist Dael Orlandersmith performs her poetic and revelatory play Until the Flood, recorded live on stage.

    Coming soon
  9. Happenings - Until the Flood with Dael Orlandersmith


    Available from Thu 3 Dec

    Playwright, performer and Pulitzer Prize finalist Dael Orlandersmith discusses her show Until the Flood and the state of America in 2020.

    Coming soon
  10. The Stories We Tell About Black Lives

    Free By May Sumbwanyambe

    Available now

    In his wide-ranging video essay, May Sumbwanyambe draws links between the ways in Black people are represented and misrepresented in the media.

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  11. In Dreams I;

    Free By Natasha Thembiso Ruwona

    Available now

    In Dreams I; responds to Black geographies and how black people fit into spaces - physically or metaphorically. It is a mediation on history, identity and memory, and how these can often be blurred into one.

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  12. A Gambler's Guide to Dying

    Ticketed By Gary McNair

    Available Thu 17 Dec - Wed 27 Jan

    A new theatrical capture of the award-winning show by Gary McNair.

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