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Special Events

Special Events

This events guide features all the information we have on events. The guide covers theatres featured on this website so you may wish to check local listings for any additional theatre tours available. Enjoy your event!

Festival Theatre, Edinburgh
Doors Open Day (28th September 2019, 10am to 4:30pm) Doors Open Day

Hour-long building tours will highlight the history and heritage of our building and showcase the theatre’s connections with a host of global entertainers. Tours run at 10:30am, 12:30pm and 2:30pm.

Intergenerational dance workshops where visitors can learn dances from across the globe – the vibrant Brazilian Samba, the timeless English Waltz through to jumpin’ jive from America and the dance of the Spanish matador, the Paso Doble. 11:30am-Midday and 1:30pm-2pm.

Musical storytelling workshops where participants will engage with storytelling and song in multiple languages. Working together with professional performance artists they will be create original lyrics to a new composition and explore the different styles of staging possible on the largest stage in Scotland. All ages and abilities will be welcome. Midday-12:30pm and 2pm-2:30pm.

The Vintage Chorus, our theatre choir, will be singing a medley of songs on a global theme, 1:30pm-2:30pm.

All events are free but advance booking is essential. Click here Link opens in new window to book tickets.

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Please Note

Special Events information is provided on a best endeavors basis only.

Information posted on this website was correct at the time of publication but event details can and will change closer to the event, or events may be canceled.

You are strongly encouraged to use the link provided for each event to confirm final details.

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