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02 August 2019
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[email protected] launch

[email protected] (in association with Summerhall)

Three costumed world-class opera singers, two brigadiers, an Army chef, and a pink-suited actor (and possibly a flamingo) will be gathering for a photo opp and interviews to launch [email protected] 2019.

This year the Army's own venue is hosting five different shows. There is a strong emphasis on women and the military, plus two productions linked to the D-Day commemorations, and also queer theatre. Contact [email protected] or 07786704299 for further information.

Hepburn House Army Reserve Centre, 89 East Claremont Street, EH7 4HU (Venue 210).


Photo Call for FOREST with Brian Cox

The Brusnikin Studio, Moscow, Russia

Hollywood and veteran actor Brian Cox retells the story of his Russian connection and his passion for the conservation of Scottish forests. At a time of increased environmental awareness, in support of Scotland meeting reforestation targets, and in recognition of the work of the 'Royal Botanic Gardens' and other Scottish environmental organisations Cox will plant a tree, celebrating the Russian and Scottish forests. The actors of the Legendary Moscow Art School, where Cox taught in 1989, will do a photocall with Cox in the Redwoods and perform an excerpt from the show.

CONTACT: Margaret Cox, Associate Executive Producer | 07771 651 591 | [email protected]

Twitter: @brusnikinforest

Meeting Point: Inverleith House lawn terrace cafe, West Gate entrance, Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh


Photo call

Oriental Youth Week

Photo opp with the participants (mostly aged 7-14) of Oriental Youth Week: 40 dancers from Young Dance from China, 40 singers from The Voice of Young China and the cast of the children's show The Blue Bird.

Contact: Valerie Potter
[email protected]
07956 874590

Outside City Chambers, Royal Mile


Tug of War: Greeks vs Trojans

Floor Five Theatre Company

A huge game of tug-of-war between the Gods. Watch the mighty Olympians battle it out in the most childish way possible. Will this end the war? Are you #teamtrojan or #teamgreek? Support your team from the sidelines!

Veronika Gribanova
[email protected]

Royal Mile - In front of City Chambers.


Noise Boys Photo Call

Noise Boys

The Noise Boys have arrived in Edinburgh! Come catch the beatboxing, tapping, musical spectacular as it crashes out of a shipping container, ready to perform! Expect fantastic rhythms and infectious beats.

RSVP Preferred

Emma Henderson
[email protected]

Assembly George Square Gardens, EH8 9JZ - meet outside Gordon Aikman Theatre, 32 George Square, Edinburgh EH8 9LH


"This is Not Consent" Underwear Protest on the Mile

Girl Code Theatre

We are promoting our show Coming Home With Me (a verbatim piece about sexual harassment and assault) by standing on the Mile in underwear saying "this is not consent" - we will be flyering alongside this.

Maddie Ross
[email protected]

The Royal Mile


C venues press launch

C venues

The C venues season launch: selected highlights from our 2019 international season. Arrive from 15:30 to enjoy an aperitif before the showcase at 15:45. Refreshments and the chance to talk to our companies and artists after the performance. To request tickets or for more information, please email [email protected] or call the press office on 0131 581 5550.

C viva, 130 George Street, EH2 4JZ – venue 16,


Pleasance Kidzone 10th anniversary photocall

Pleasance Theatre

Celebrate the 10th anniversary of the amazing Pleasance Kidzone by photographing the fantastic colourful characters appearing in this year's kids shows.

The Kidzone is a special place for parents to bring their children to in between seeing the myriad of high quality children's shows. In the heart of the Courtyard, Kidzone offers somewhere to park a pram, change a nappy and a place to relax with a cuppa while the children are kept busy in the arts and crafts tent.

Please RSVP to [email protected]

Pleasance Kidzone, Pleasance Courtyard