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May 2018

8th April 2019

APRIL/ MAY

Group: Edinburgh Theatre Arts (entered in the Full Length Festival)

Production: Fondly Remembered by Gareth Armstrong

Venue: St Ninians Hall, Edinburgh EH4 1AG

Dates / Time: 29th April to 4th May, 7.30pm

Tickets: £12 (£10)

Additional Info: A group of friends gather to celebrate the life of a man who had left an indelible mark on all their lives. But who are they remembering? A creative genius, a former lover, a bitter rival - or the man who deceived them all? As old friendships rekindle, they unearth old memories, resentments and disappointments in this wickedly funny play full of revelations, rediscoveries and revenges.

Group: Tweed Theatre Production: ‘Blood Brothers’ by Willy Russell

Venue: Eastgate Theatre. Peebles

Dates/Time: 3rd and 4th May

Additional Info: Blood Brothers is, ultimately, a tragic tale but there are plenty of lighter moments as the play explores the themes of friendship, superstition, social class and nature v nurture. The show runs for just two performances and tickets are on sale now. Why not come and see some our very talented young people?

Group: Leitheatre

Production: “Cat On A Hot Tin Roof” by Tennessee Williams Venue:  The Studio at Festival Theatre, Potterrow, Edinburgh Dates / Time: from 15th to 18th May 2019. 7.30pm  

Tickets: www.capitaltheatres.com/whats-on/cat-on-a-hot-tin-roof   or e.mail

Additional Info: A day in the life of the Pollitt family, wealthy plantation owners in 1950s’ American Deep South.   A powerfully written work with strong and diverse characters, and themes of repression and dishonesty in relation to disputed wealth, dysfunctional family relationships and sexuality and mendacity.

Group: Harburn Players

Production: Somebody For Dinner by Ted Sharpe

Venue: Harburn Hall, West Calder  

Dates/Time: Sunday 19th May at 3pm.

Tickets: Free, unticketed (donations welcome).

Additional Info:  Anyone who cares to come along would be very welcome. Cups of tea and conversation included. Email harburnmaggie@aol.com to confirm attendance. NB: Venue is a bit out of the way – see http://harburnvillagehall.co.uk/find.html for directions.  

Group: The Livingston Players

Production: 'Made in Dagenham'

Venue: Howden Park Centre, Livingston

Dates/Time : 21st to 25th  May 7.30pm

Tickets: £15  Order directly from Howden Park Centre online - www.howdenparkcentre.co.uk  by phone - 01506 340100  or e-mail - hpcboxoffice@westlothianleisure.co.uk