This festival finished on Sunday 20 February 1994, and this page is being kept for archival purposes only.

Dates

Friday 11 February - Sunday 20 February 1994

Venue

Bedlam Theatre

Price

Varying

Author

N/A

Details

It ran 8 days and was both in Bedlam and the Stepping Stones theatres, showcasing over 20 pieces of original writing. The festival included daily workshops led by Kenny Ireland, artistic director of the Royal Lyceum, and Di Seymour, stage designer for the BBC and RSC. The festival was supported by Scottish Television, the Binks Trust, Edinburgh District Arts Council and Andrew Lloyd Webber (probably his Foundation) There were also be music, art exhibitions and cabaret. The best shows from the festivals could later perform at the Traverse.

This year also saw an average of 70% full house, it involved more than 400 people in all aspects of theatre, and performed in a week to more than 2,500 people.

Cast and Crew

Director
Martin Danziger

Events

Sunday 13 February 1994

Black Uterus

Sunday 13 February - Saturday 19 February

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It Helps if you Understand the Lingo

Sunday 13 February - Saturday 19 February

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Just Whores

Sunday 13 February - Saturday 19 February

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The Lost Morning

Sunday 13 February - Friday 18 February

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Monday 14 February 1994

Candledark

Monday 14 February - Thursday 17 February

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The Proving Flight

Monday 14 February - Sunday 20 February

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The Role of Kings and the Nature of Power

Monday 14 February - Saturday 19 February

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Guns on Arthur's Seat

Monday 14 February - Saturday 19 February

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Sleep of the Just

Monday 14 February - Sunday 20 February

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The Poison Tree

Monday 14 February - Sunday 20 February

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Maids in a Row

Monday 14 February - Sunday 20 February

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Tuesday 15 February 1994

Robert Loses his Sanity

Tuesday 15 February - Saturday 19 February

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Sunrise / The Country

Tuesday 15 February - Friday 18 February

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The Terminal Zone

Tuesday 15 February - Friday 18 February

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Skin Care

Tuesday 15 February - Friday 18 February

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Wednesday 16 February 1994

Adventure

Wednesday 16 February - Sunday 20 February

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Katie / The Devil will Poke me like a Baked Potato

Wednesday 16 February - Saturday 19 February

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Thursday 17 February 1994

Cabaret

Thursday 17 February - Saturday 19 February

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