Performing Arts News
Following overwhelming response from previous sell-out performances at Traverse Festival; Latitude Festival; and Abbey Theatre, Dublin, Locker Room Talk embarks on a Scottish tour, continuing a vital conversation about misogyny and masculinity which has only become even more urgent in present climes.
Already reaping enthusiastic praises, this collaboration between Tron theatre and the Sherman Theatre Wales sees Trans playwright Jo Clifford turning Shakespeare’s vision on its head. This witty and raucous new adaptation has some fun with gender roles, swapping male leads for female and exploring whether the Bard’s most contentious work makes better sense when it’s
Sir Thomas Allen’s five-star production of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s The Magic Flute returns to Scottish Opera in May, set in a spectacular world inspired by the Victorian futurism of HG Wells and Jules Verne.
A brand new opportunity for aspiring theatre makers to develop their skills in Aberdeen will kick off with a four week workshop programme beginning next month. Aberdeen Performing Arts Young Company will offer the chance for 18-25 year olds to develop their skills, share practice, gain industry experience and take control of the artistic process. The
Now 112 years old, the King’s is in need of a major redevelopment to meet the needs of today’s audiences, and today’s performers, and to safeguard it for generations to come.
Until Nov 24
Scottish Opera’s 2018/19 Season begins in October with Giuseppe Verdi’s Rigoletto, a revival of the 2011 production by award-winning director Matthew Richardson and designer Jon Morrell.
Until July 21
Wizard of Oz – THE BEYOND BROADWAY EXPERIENCE has come to King’s Theatre, Edinburgh. This fantastic adaptation, follows the huge success of The Beyond Broadway Experience in 2016 & 2017, the Wizard of Oz will have you dancing down the Yellow Brick Road all the way to the Emerald City with a twist.