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Festival in Brief 2019

In addition to our Bookshop and Information Point in the Traverse Bar from Friday 2 - Sunday 25 August, here is a list of all Playwrights' Studio, Scotland's activities at the Edinburgh Festival 2019.

Different Stages

Different Stages International: Scotland's New Writing Symposium
Keynote Address by David Greig

Fri 9 Aug
3 - 6pm
Fringe Central @Informatics Forum


What is your truth?
With Mara Menzies

Sun 4 Aug
11am - 1pm
Fringe Central @Appleton Tower
What's the Big Idea?
with Oliver Emanuel

Sun 4 Aug
3 - 5pm
Fringe Central @Appleton Tower
Ways and Means: theatre in 2019 and beyond
In Discussion
Chaired by Douglas Maxwell and Jenny Lindsay 

Mon 12 Aug
3 - 4.30pm
Traverse 2
Script Surgeries
With Annie George or Meghan Tyler

Sat 17 Aug
10.30am - 1.30pm
Fringe Central @Appleton Tower
The Business of Playwriting  
Chaired by Emma McKee

Sat 17 Aug
2.30 - 4.30pm
Fringe Central @Appleton Tower
Anatomy of a Play: How Not to Drown
In Conversation
With Nicola McCartney and Dritan Kastrati

Mon 19 Aug
11am - 1pm
Traverse 2


Readings of work by students from MSc in Playwriting

Mon 5 Aug & Mon 12 Aug
7.30 - 9.30pm
Traverse 2
James Tait Black Prize for Drama: Award Ceremony
The winner of this year's prize is revealed

Mon 19 Aug
4 - 5.30pm
Traverse 2


Traverse Theatre
10 Cambridge Street,Edinburgh, EH1 2ED
Box Office: traverse.co.uk
0131 228 1404
Fringe Central
Appleton Tower, 11 Crichton Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9LE Box Office: edfringe.com
0131 226 0000

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