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Barbican and Bridge Theatre Announce New Collaboration Photo Barbican and Bridge Theatre Announce New Collaboration
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2020

The Barbican today announces a new partnership with the Bridge Theatre, to bring the highly acclaimed theatre installation, Flight, by Vox Motus, to London for the first time.

Full Cast Announced For Hannah Lavery's LAMENT FOR SHEKU BAYOH Photo Full Cast Announced For Hannah Lavery's LAMENT FOR SHEKU BAYOH
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2020

Soon after 7am, on a Sunday morning - May 3rd, 2015, Sheku Bayoh, a 31 year-old gas engineer, husband and father of two died in Police custody on the streets of his hometown, Kirkcaldy in Fife.  

National Changgeuk Company Presents WANCHANG PANSORI Photo National Changgeuk Company Presents WANCHANG PANSORI
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2020

National Changgeuk Company will present Wanchang Pansori. The performance takes place October 24, 2020 at the Sky Theater.

Battersea Arts Centre Beatbox Academy Makes Film Debut With FRANKENSTEIN: HOW TO MAKE Photo Battersea Arts Centre Beatbox Academy Makes Film Debut With FRANKENSTEIN: HOW TO MAKE A MONSTER
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2020

Battersea Arts Centre's original musical film, Frankenstein: How to Make a Monster created with BAC Beatbox Academy, will receive its world premier as part of BBC Arts' Culture in Quarantine, in partnership with digital commissioning agency The Space.

Scottish Government Orders Edinburgh International Festival to Make Improvements to D Photo Scottish Government Orders Edinburgh International Festival to Make Improvements to Diversity in its Programming
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2020

The Edinburgh International Festival has been ordered to improve diversity in its programming by the Scottish Government.

New Opera Film THE SOLDIER'S RETURN Gives Veterans A Voice To Premiere On Remembrance Photo New Opera Film THE SOLDIER'S RETURN Gives Veterans A Voice To Premiere On Remembrance Sunday
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2020

New opera film The Soldier's Return gives veterans a voice to premiere on Remembrance Sunday.

National Theatre Of Scotland Announces New Digital And Streamed Theatre Projects Photo National Theatre Of Scotland Announces New Digital And Streamed Theatre Projects
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2020

The National Theatre of Scotland is set to continue its new work over the coming months, with an innovative mix of streamed theatre and digital projects, including two new productions from leading Scottish creatives Hannah Lavery and Adura Onashile, both addressing urgent contemporary and historical issues around race in Scotland today.

Theatre Uncut and the Traverse Theatre Present TOOLS FOR CHANGE Photo Theatre Uncut and the Traverse Theatre Present TOOLS FOR CHANGE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2020

Theatre Uncut and the Traverse Theatre are releasing digital reimaginings of three plays from the Theatre Uncut archive that explore racism, censorship, power and identity.

DR. BLOOD'S OLD TRAVELLING SHOW Comes to the Belgrade Theatre Photo DR. BLOOD'S OLD TRAVELLING SHOW Comes to the Belgrade Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2020

Trick or treating might be off the cards this year, but that needna??t mean missing out on Halloween altogether. On Friday 23 and Saturday 24 October, imitating the dog and Leeds Playhouse will be keeping the spooky spirit alive in Coventry with a raucous and deliciously dark new tale in Dr Blooda??s Old Travelling Show. 

Philharmonia Orchestra Announces Full Autumn Programme Of Live Streamed Concerts And  Photo Philharmonia Orchestra Announces Full Autumn Programme Of Live Streamed Concerts And Philharmonia Sessions
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2020

The Philharmonia Orchestra today announces its full programme for October and November 2020: six online performances in two strands, encompassing live-streamed concerts, pre-recorded performances and radio broadcasts, as the Orchestra continues to build out its new digital performance schedule.

Imitating The Dog And Leeds Playhouse To Tour in October Photo Imitating The Dog And Leeds Playhouse To Tour in October
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2020

Fresh from the success of their critically acclaimed stage recreation of George A. Romero's classic zombie movie Night of the Living Dead - Remix, imitating the dog and Leeds Playhouse are set to join forces once again to stage the première of the raucous and deliciously dark new tale - Dr Blood's Old Travelling Show.

Final SCENES FOR SURVIVAL Releases Revealed As National Theatre Of Scotland's Innovat Photo Final SCENES FOR SURVIVAL Releases Revealed As National Theatre Of Scotland's Innovative Digital Lockdown Project Draws To A Close
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2020

Scenes for Survival, the innovative digital project created by the National Theatre of Scotland in response to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, will draw to a close this week with the final four short films in the series set to be released online from today.  

Capital Theatres Sends Crucial Appeal To Nicola Sturgeon Photo Capital Theatres Sends Crucial Appeal To Nicola Sturgeon
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020

Capital Theatres has sent a letter to First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, as well as to Cabinet Secretary for Economy, Fair Work and Culture Fiona Hyslop, copied to Iain Munro, Chief Executive of Creative Scotland and Robert Wilson Chair of Creative Scotland which shows the scale of the crisis facing Capital Theatres and the depth of support from its peers.

Edinburgh's City Art Centre To Reopen With New Exhibition To Mark 40th Anniversary Photo Edinburgh's City Art Centre To Reopen With New Exhibition To Mark 40th Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2020

Edinburgh's City Art Centre is to re-open its doors to the public on Saturday 12th September 2020 with a full range of new safety measures in place to ensure the safety of visitors and staff. The gallery reopens with two new exhibitions, City Art Centre at 40: Highlights from the City's Art Collection marking the City Art Centre's 40th anniversary and Bright Shadows: Scottish Art in the 1920s.

Edinburgh International Festival's Digital Programme Attracts A Global Audience Of Ov Photo Edinburgh International Festival's Digital Programme Attracts A Global Audience Of Over A Million
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2020

Edinburgh International Festival's digital programme My Light Shines On, filmed primarily in empty venues throughout Edinburgh, attracted a global audience with 1,013,000 video views following its premiere on what would have been the opening weekend of the Festival.

BWW Review: DECLAN, Traverse Festival Online Photo BWW Review: DECLAN, Traverse Festival Online
by Louise Penn - Aug 28, 2020

The acclaimed 2018 production Mouthpiece returns to the Traverse Theatre, now reimagined for the digital stage. Lorn Macdonald performs in, directs and edits this involving take on Declan, the character in the original play. We hear his version of the events, see his Edinburgh through his eyes.

League of Professional Theatre Women to Postpone 2020 Gilder/Coigney International Th Photo League of Professional Theatre Women to Postpone 2020 Gilder/Coigney International Theatre Award
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2020

The International Committee of The League of Professional Theatre Women, an organization which has been championing women in the professional theatre for over three decades, announced today that they will postpone the previously announced virtual presentation of the 2020 Gilder/Coigney International Theatre Award to the week of February 14, 2021.

Edinburgh International Culture Summit Goes Live and Online Photo Edinburgh International Culture Summit Goes Live and Online
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2020

The Special Edition of the Edinburgh International Cultural Summit invites key figures from the fields of arts and culture, economics, architecture, science, psychology, medicine, philanthropy and politics to discuss the power of culture as a catalyst for change. 

Traverse Theatre Launches Traverse 3 and Extension of Traverse Festival Photo Traverse Theatre Launches Traverse 3 and Extension of Traverse Festival
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2020

The Traverse Theatre was founded with the hope of carrying the spirit of Edinburgh's Festivals throughout the year- and in 2020 they have been inspired by their past to create a new future as they announce the launch of Traverse 3, their new online venue, and the extension of its Traverse Festival programme throughout the rest of the year.

Edinburgh International Culture Summit Announces 2020 Special Edition: The Transforma Photo Edinburgh International Culture Summit Announces 2020 Special Edition: The Transformational Power of Culture
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2020

On 22 August the Edinburgh International Culture Summit will launch a Special Edition online in which a fantastic range of contributors from around the world will bring their voice and expertise to three areas of discussion a?" Culture and Education, Culture and Social Cohesion and Culture in Vibrant Communities.

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