Emil & The Detectives – Traverse Theatre

Image contribution: Andy Rasheed by Erich Kästner, adapted for the stage by Nicki Bloom Who's in the mood for an adventure? Adapted by Nicki Bloom from Erich Kästner’s 1929 novella, this production of Emil & The Detectives receives the full treatment from Slingsby Productions, displaying their signature style of intimate storytelling with cinematic undertones. Every child dreams of adventure, … Continue reading Emil & The Detectives – Traverse Theatre

Valentina’s Galaxy @ Assembly Roxy

https://youtu.be/QwKwrDpgY6o Video rights: Frozen Charlotte Productions Produced by Frozen Charlotte Presented by Imaginate and Edinburgh International Science Festival Intended for viewers aged around two years old, Valentina’s Galaxy speaks in particular to girls in the audience. Inspired by the first woman in space, Valentina Tereshkova, and the first black woman in space, Mae C. Jemison, Frozen Charlotte’s … Continue reading Valentina’s Galaxy @ Assembly Roxy

Avenue Q – King’s Theatre, Edinburgh

Image Contribution: Matt Martin Music and Lyrics: Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx Director: Cressida Carre We’re back on Avenue Q, running for fifteen years the street is still offering up an evening of filth, wickedness and yet holds a mirror up to its audience more than ever. Just when you thought bright colours and puppets were … Continue reading Avenue Q – King’s Theatre, Edinburgh

Scottish Dance Theatre Double Bill – Traverse Theatre

Image Contribution:Scottish Dance Theatre Choreographer: Colette Sader and Emanuel Gat Emerging from their home in Dundee, Scottish Dance Theatre (SDT) highlights the versatility of the artform. Each dancer capable of stripping back pre-conceived notions of gender or ritual, maintaining dignity while delivering powerful displays of passion and skill. Seeking to communicate the celebration of diversity … Continue reading Scottish Dance Theatre Double Bill – Traverse Theatre

Rambert2 – King’s Theatre, Edinburgh

Image Contribution: Foteini Christophilopoulou  Choreographer:  Benoit Swan Pouffer, Rafael Bonachela, Sharon Eyal & Gai Behar Eight hundred hopefuls from across the globe applied to the fresh, younger sibling of the long-established Rambert. This sister corporation – Rambert2, would accept a mere thirteen of the exceptional dancers. Focusing on this new talent, Rambert2 showcases their abilities … Continue reading Rambert2 – King’s Theatre, Edinburgh