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Write Here at Traverse Theatre

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Here at the Traverse we have recently launched our brand new festival of new writing, Write Here. From 16th -26th April we will be opening our doors and inviting audiences to come and see how we work to develop a play from the initial idea to full scale production including rehearsed readings of works in […]


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Since August 2011 our lovely Literary Officer, Jennifer Williams has been holding interviews with a number of playwrights including Zinnie Harris, David Greig, & Tim Crouch. These fasicinating insights have been turned into our monthly TravCasts, available to download from iTunes and SoundCloud, and are now avaible to listen to directly from our Glow Group, or by […]

Spring Season 2012 Launched

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Our new Spring Season, the brochure for which launched last week, has plenty of shows and activities to offer schools. Ankur return to the Traverse in February with Mwana, a coming-of-age story of a young African boy in Glasgow. Strangetown visit us in March with a double bill of their successful Edinburgh Fringe shows, Chowmein and […]

The Three Musketeers wins two Critics Awards!

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We are absolutely delighted to have been awarded two Critics Awards for Theatre in Scotland for our 2010 Christmas show The Three Musketeers and the Princess of Spain by Chris Hannan. We walked away with Best New Play and Best Ensemble. It is fantastic that the show was recognised outside the children’s theatre category – […]

Five Nominations for Scotland’s Top Theatre Awards

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We are very excited in the Traverse office today – the Critics Awards for Theatre in Scotland have been announced and we are nominated for five awards! And the fantastic news is that four of the nominations are for our show for young people: The Three Musketeers and the Princess of Spain by Chris Hannan. It […]