What's on Thu 25 Jul - Sun 25 Aug


Welcome to TravFest24!

A bold, exciting, entertaining and timely selection of new work, curated alongside hits from world-leading writers, comedians, actors and musicians taking to the stage from Thursday 25 July to Sunday 25 August.

Artists from across the world are joining together at the Traverse to bring pressing stories of now from that will touch everyone, and are as urgent and important as they are captivating.

Explore the programme below.

The Traverse Theatre is funded by Creative Scotland and The City of Edinburgh Council.

List of Events, 12 per page.

  1. Positive Stories for Negative Times 4 - Launch Event


    Mon 19 Aug, 2pm

    Join us for a special launch celebration to meet this year's playwrights, hear about their new commissions, celebrate work created by young people from around the world.

    Info / Book
  2. Playwrights' Studio, Scotland & Scottish Society of Playwrights - Anniversary Event


    Mon 19 Aug, 4pm

    A special celebration of all things playwriting in Scotland, jointly hosted by Playwrights’ Studio, Scotland and the Scottish Society of Playwrights.

    Info / Book
  3. Immersive Creatives


    Mon 19 Aug, 6pm

    Join the Traverse’s first event dedicated to makers of immersive experiences!

    Info / Book