What's on

Scottish productions coming up


by Mark Fisher

"A perfect introduction to what could be a lifetime of pleasure"
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With a foreword by Chris Jones, Chicago Tribune





From October 2017

White, Catherine Wheels, on tour, 20 Oct–23 Dec 2018


September 2018

Touching the Void, on tour, Royal Lyceum/Bristol Old Vic, 8 Sep–20 Oct and 24 Jan–16 Feb


From October 2018

Black Beauty, Red Bridge, on tour, 13 Oct–23 Dec

You Are Here, The Occasion, on tour, 24 Oct–5 Mar


From November 2018

Sleepin' Cutie, MacRobert, Stirling, 21 Nov–31 Dec

Wizard of Oz, Pitlochry Festival Theatre, 23 Nov–23 Dec

Flutter, Tortoise in a Nutshell, on tour, 26 Nov–22 Dec

A Ladder to the Stars, Visible Fictions, MacRobert, Stirling, 27 Nov–24 Dec

Mammy Goose, Tron, Glasgow, 27 Nov–6 Jan

The Snow Queen, Dundee Rep, 28 Nov–31 Dec

Wendy and Peter Pan, Royal Lyceum, Edinburgh, 29 Nov–5 Jan

Sleeping Beauty, Byre, St Andrews, 29 Nov–5 Jan

Snow White and the Seven Dames, Perth Theatre, 30 Nov–5 Jan


December 2018

Aladdin, King's, Glasgow, 1 Dec–6 Jan

Britney and the Beast, Insideout, Websters, Glasgow, 1 Dec–5 Jan

Mouthpiece, Traverse, Edinburgh, 1–22 Dec

Beauty and the Beast, King's, Edinburgh, 1 Dec–20 Jan

A Christmas Carol, Citizens, Tramway, Glasgow, 4 Dec–6 Jan

McGonagall’s Chronicles (Which Will Be Remembered For A Very Long Time), Gary McNair, Traverse, Edinburgh, 5–8, 11, 12, 14, 15 Dec)

Sleeping Beauty, Beacon, Greenock, 7–31 Dec

Jack and the Beanstalk II: Return of the Farmer, Eastwood Park Theatre, Glasgow, 11–30 Dec

The Polar Bears Go Up, Fish and Game, Perth Theatre, 12–23 Dec

The Gospel According to Jesus, Queen of Heaven, Jo Clifford, Traverse, Edinburgh, 13–22 Dec


January 2019

Glasgow Girls, Pachamama, on tour, 15 Jan–3 Feb

Touching the Void, Royal Lyceum, Edinburgh, 24 Jan–16 Feb


February 2019

Manipulate, Traverse, Edinburgh, 2–14

The Electrifying Mr Johnston, Mull Theatre, on tour, 8 Feb–9 Mar

Adam, NTS, Skirball Centre, New York, 14–16 Feb

Miss Julie, Perth Theatre, 14–23 Feb and Tron, Glasgow 27 Feb–2 Mar

The Dark Carnival, Vanishing Point, on tour, 19 Feb–16 Mar

All My Sons, Dundee Rep, 19 Feb–9 Mar

Ulster American, Traverse, Edinburgh, 20 Feb–2 Mar and on tour until 28 Apr

Première neige/First Snow, NTS, Théâtre de Quat'Sous, Montreal, 26 Feb–23 Mar

The Taming of the Shrew, Tron/Sherman, on tour, 28 Feb–30 Mar


March 2019

Anything that Gives Off Light, NTS, Virginia, Kentucky, and New York, 1–30 March

Touching the Void, Perth Theatre, 6–9 Mar

Just Start Here, NTS, Aberdeen, 8–9 Mar

Nora: A Doll's House, Citizens, Tramway, Glasgow, 15 Mar–6 Apr

Interference, NTS, Glasgow, 16–30 Mar

Local Hero, Royal Lyceum, Edinburgh/Old Vic, London, 23 Mar–20 Apr

Gaslight, Perth Theatre, 23 Mar–6 Apr

We Are All Just Little Creatures, Curious Seed/Lung Ha, Traverse, Edinburgh, 28-30 Mar

Dear Europe, NTS, SWG3, Glasgow, 29 Mar

Marie, Perth Theatre, on tour, 29 Mar–27 Apr


April 2019

What Girls Are Made Of, Citizens/Raw Material/Traverse, on tour, 9 Apr–18 May

Chic Murray: A Funny Place for a Window, A Play, a Pie and a Pint, Traverse, Edinburgh, 9–13 Apr

Lion Lion, A Play, a Pie and a Pint, Traverse, Edinburgh, 16–20 Apr

Locker Room Talk, Traverse, on tour, 17–27 Apr

The Mack, A Play, a Pie and a Pint, Traverse, Edinburgh 23–27 Apr

Unspotted Snow, Mull Theatre, on tour

Lost at Sea, Perth Theatre, 25 Apr–4 May

Casablanca: The Gin Joint Cut, A Play, a Pie and a Pint, Traverse, Edinburgh, 30 Apr–4 May


May 2019

The Cheviot, The Stag & the Black, Black Oil, NTS, on tour

The Origins of Ivor Punch, A Play, a Pie and a Pint, Traverse, Edinburgh, 7–11 May

Toy Plastic Chicken, A Play, a Pie and a Pint, Traverse, Edinburgh, 14–18 May

The Duchess (of Malfi), Royal Lyceum, Edinburgh, 17 May–8 Jun

The Benny Lynch Story, on tour, 18 May–13 Jun

My Left Right Foot – The Musical, NTS/Birds of Paradise, Dundee Rep, 21–25 May

Edinburgh International Children's Festival, 28 May–2 Jun


June 2019

Them! NTS, Tramway, Glasgow, June/July


July 2019

Thank You Very Much, Claire Cunningham/NTS,on tour, Jul–Nov


August 2018

Edinburgh International Festival, 2–26 Aug

Edinburgh Festival Fringe, 2–26 Aug

Red Dust Road, NTS,on tour, Aug–Sep

Total Immediate Collective Imminent Terrestrial Salvation, NTS,on tour, Aug–Sep


September 2019

Solaris, Malthouse, Melbourne, 28 Jun–21 Jul; Royal Lyceum, Edinburgh, autumn

The Duchess (of Malfi), Citizens, Tramway, Glasgow, 4–21 Sep

Fibres, Citizens/Stellar Quines,, on tour, Sep–Oct

Still Game: The Final Farewell, SECC, 27 Sep–6 Oct


October 2019



November 2019

The Panopitcon, NTS,, on tour, Nov

Rapunzel, Macrobert, Stirling, 22 Nov–31 Dec

An Edinburgh Christmas Carol, Royal Lyceum, Edinburgh, 29 Nov–4 Jan

Golidlocks and the Three Bears, King's, Edinburgh, 30 Nov–19 Jan


December 2019

The Steamie, SSE Hydro, 29–31 December



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